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The three signs of a miserable job : a fable for managers (and their employees)

Author: Patrick Lencioni
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In his sixth fable, author Patrick Lencioni takes on a topic that almost everyone can relate to: the causes of a miserable job. Millions of workers, even those who have carefully chosen careers based on true passions and interests, dread going to work, suffering each day as they trudge to jobs that make them cynical, weary, and frustrated. It is a simple fact of business life that any job, from investment banker to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Lencioni
ISBN: 9780787995317 0787995312 9780787998349 0787998346 9780470261163 0470261161
OCLC Number: 137244687
Description: x, 259 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The fable. Shock --
Part one : the manager --
Part two : retirement --
Part three : the experiment --
Part four : going live --
The model. The miserable job --
The cost of misery --
The three signs --
The benefits and obstacles of managing for job fulfillment --
Exploring and addressing the causes of job misery --
Case studies --
Taking action --
The ministry of management --
Acknowledgments --
About the author.
Responsibility: Patrick Lencioni.
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"Lencioni knows how to spin a good yarn and he weaves in plenty of advice...this book is essential reading." ( British Airways Business Life , October 2007) "...well-written fable...a must-read" ( Read more...

 
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