The Resource Who kidnapped excellence? : what stops us from giving and being our best, Harry Paul, John Britt, Ed Jent, (electronic resource)

Who kidnapped excellence? : what stops us from giving and being our best, Harry Paul, John Britt, Ed Jent, (electronic resource)

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Who kidnapped excellence? : what stops us from giving and being our best
Title
Who kidnapped excellence?
Title remainder
what stops us from giving and being our best
Statement of responsibility
Harry Paul, John Britt, Ed Jent
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Language
eng
Summary
Most companies talk about excellence, but what does excellence really mean? What specific attitudes and practices lead to excellence? Drawing on years of study and decades of experience, authors Harry Paul, John Britt, and Ed Jent have zeroed in on five core qualities of excellence. In this entertaining and enlightening book, they tell how to give and be your best in each of these five critical dimensions and foster excellence in your organization and in your life. The book begins with a crime being committed: Excellence (personified) has been kidnapped, and Leadership assembles Excellence's team (Passion, Flexibility, Communication, Competency, and Ownership) and challenges them to work together to get their Excellence back. And who is the culprit? Has Average kidnapped Excellence and replaced Excellence's team with his own: N. Different, N. Ept, N. Flexible, Miss Communication, and Poser? A mysterious ransom note sparks the struggle between Average and Excellence. Integrated into this tale of organizational excellence is the story of Dave, a delivery man. The kidnapping causes Dave to contemplate his own life and relationships in a way that makes the paths of personal and organizational excellence cross and intertwine. Who Kidnapped Excellence? is a parable that helps organizations and individuals achieve their best in every aspect of their lives
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1950-
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Paul, Harry
Dewey number
658.3/14
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1962-
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  • Britt, John
  • Jent, Ed
  • hoopla digital
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  • Organizational effectiveness
  • Work ethic
  • Employee motivation
  • Success in business
  • Success
Target audience
adult
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Who kidnapped excellence? : what stops us from giving and being our best, Harry Paul, John Britt, Ed Jent, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11282277
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unknown
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1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781626560895
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(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11282277
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11282277
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Who kidnapped excellence? : what stops us from giving and being our best, Harry Paul, John Britt, Ed Jent, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11282277
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781626560895
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11282277
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11282277
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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