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Smart Trust: Creating Prosperity, Energy, and Joy in a Low-Trust World

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andlt;Bandgt;and#8220;andlt;i andgt;Smart Trustandlt;/iandgt; is without doubt one of the most powerful and seminal books of our ageand#8221; (Warren Bennis).andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;brandgt;andlt;brandgt;After illustrating the global relevance of trust with his book andlt;iandgt;The Speed of Trustandlt;/iandgt; by selling more than one million copies in twenty-two languages, Stephen M. R. Covey again illuminates the hidden power of trust to change lives and impact organizations in andlt;iandgt;Smart Trustandlt;/iandgt;. In a compelling and readable style, he and long-time business partner Greg Link share enlightening principles and anecdotes of people and organizations that are not only achieving unprecedented prosperity from high-trust relationships and cultures butand#8212;even more inspiringand#8212;also attaining elevated levels of energy and joy.andlt;BRandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp; The sustainable success these leaders and enterprises are exhibiting is paradoxically being produced in what has proved to be the lowest trust climate in years, if not decades. andlt;iandgt;Smart Trustandlt;/iandgt; shows what they are doing and the five actions they are commonly taking to prosper, against the odds, in the same circumstances causing so many others to fail.andlt;BRandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp; With penetrating insights illuminated by their unique access to many of the worldand#8217;s most successful leaders and organizations, the authors lay out a breakthrough process and skill set in a practical and actionable formula that makes trust a performance multiplier for leaders, teams, organizations, and even countries. They show why trust is fast becoming the most consequential life and leadership skill of our timeand#8212;a career-critical competency required to navigate and compete in this perilous twenty-first-century interdependent, global economy. Covey and Link teach how to cut through traditional either/or thinking to extend and#8220;Smart Trust,and#8221; enabling you to exercise sound judgment in a low-trust world by minimizing risk and maximizing possibilities.andlt;BRandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp; andlt;iandgt;Smart Trustandlt;/iandgt; has met the strict scrutiny of business leaders around the globe and is validated by research from multiple sources that confirms that high-trust organizations outperform low-trust organizations by nearly three times. andlt;iandgt;Smart Trustandlt;/iandgt; shares findings that verify how enduring success, vitality, and happiness are directly related to the level of trust in our relationshipsand#8212;whether in our professional or personal lives. andlt;BRandgt;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp;andnbsp; Find out why trusted people are more likely to get hired or promoted, get the best projects and bigger budgets, and are last to be laid off. This sea-changing book will forever shift your perspective as it reveals and validates, once and for all, the transformational power of trust. Reading andlt;iandgt;Smart Trustandlt;/iandgt; will increase your probability of thriving in this increasingly unpredictable marketplace. The more unpredictable it becomes, the more your (and your organizationand#8217;s) sound judgment and ability to trust in this low-trust world will give you a tremendous competitive advantageand#8212;and the capacity to navigate the uncertainty low trust creates.

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After illustrating the global relevance of trust with his book andlt;Iandgt;The Speed of Trustandlt;/Iandgt; by selling more than one million copies in twenty-two languages, Stephen M.R. Covey again illuminates the hidden power of trust to change lives and impact organizations in andlt;Iandgt;Smart Trustandlt;/Iandgt;.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;In a compelling and readable style, he and long-time business partner Greg Link share enlightening principles and anecdotes of people and organizations that are not only achieving unprecedented prosperity from high-trust relationships and cultures butand#8212;even more inspiringand#8212;also attaining elevated levels of energy and joy.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;Find out why trusted people are more likely to get hired or promoted, get the best projects and bigger budgets, and are last to be laid off. This sea-changing book will forever shift your perspective as it reveals and validates, once and for all, the transformational power of trust. Reading andlt;Iandgt;Smart Trustandlt;/Iandgt; will increase your probability of thriving in this increasingly unpredictable marketplace. The more unpredictable it becomes, the more your (and your organizationand#8217;s) sound judgment and ability to trust in this low-trust world will give you a tremendous competitive advantageand#8212;and the capacity to navigate the uncertainty low trust creates.

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Free Press nonfiction title.

About the Author

Stephen M. R. Covey is the former CEO and Greg Link the former Senior VP of Marketing of Covey Leadership Center, which, under their stewardship, became the largest leadership company in the world. Covey and Link personally led the strategy that propelled Covey's father's book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People to the number one influential business book of the 20th Century. They are the coauthors of the bestseller The Speed of Trust, and their consulting practice based on that book's principles has grown rapidly every year since its inception, and is the fastest growing consulting and training offering from FranklinCovey, which operates across the world in over 144 countries.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781451651454
Author:
Covey, Stephen M R
Publisher:
Free Press
Author:
Covey, Stephen R.
Author:
Link, Greg
Author:
Merrill, Rebecca R.
Author:
Covey, Stephen M. R.
Subject:
Leadership
Subject:
Business Writing
Subject:
Business Ethics
Subject:
7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE, seven HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE,the seven habits of highly effective people, stephen covey, stephen covey quotes, smart trust
Edition Description:
Hardback
Publication Date:
20120131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
index
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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"Synopsis" by , After illustrating the global relevance of trust with his book andlt;Iandgt;The Speed of Trustandlt;/Iandgt; by selling more than one million copies in twenty-two languages, Stephen M.R. Covey again illuminates the hidden power of trust to change lives and impact organizations in andlt;Iandgt;Smart Trustandlt;/Iandgt;.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;In a compelling and readable style, he and long-time business partner Greg Link share enlightening principles and anecdotes of people and organizations that are not only achieving unprecedented prosperity from high-trust relationships and cultures butand#8212;even more inspiringand#8212;also attaining elevated levels of energy and joy.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;Find out why trusted people are more likely to get hired or promoted, get the best projects and bigger budgets, and are last to be laid off. This sea-changing book will forever shift your perspective as it reveals and validates, once and for all, the transformational power of trust. Reading andlt;Iandgt;Smart Trustandlt;/Iandgt; will increase your probability of thriving in this increasingly unpredictable marketplace. The more unpredictable it becomes, the more your (and your organizationand#8217;s) sound judgment and ability to trust in this low-trust world will give you a tremendous competitive advantageand#8212;and the capacity to navigate the uncertainty low trust creates.
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