The Resource Tipping sacred cows : kick the bad work habits that masquerade as virtues, Jake Breeden

Tipping sacred cows : kick the bad work habits that masquerade as virtues, Jake Breeden

Label
Tipping sacred cows : kick the bad work habits that masquerade as virtues
Title
Tipping sacred cows
Title remainder
kick the bad work habits that masquerade as virtues
Statement of responsibility
Jake Breeden
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Strategies for overcoming the "sacred cows" that hold people back at workWe all know the "sacred cows" at work'the conventional wisdom to try your best, work well with others, and produce excellent work. But these cherished nuggets of advice, in practice, have a dark side that can lead to career-limiting unintended consequences. Based on Jake Breeden's experience coaching thousands of leaders in 27 countries, and the latest scientific research in behavioral economics, neuroscience, and psychology, Tipping Sacred Cows reveals how to overcome the dangerous behaviors that masquerade as virtues at work, and how to lead with fewer self-imposed limitations and greater results. Identifies the seven most common sacred cows at work, including balance that turns bland, creativity that conceals narcissism, and passion that becomes obsessionOffers simple steps for recognizing and overcoming the potentially career-limiting effects of each of the most common sacred cowsWritten by Jake Breeden, a faculty member at Duke University's Corporate Education program, rated by Businessweek and The Financial Times as #1 in the worldTipping Sacred Cows shines a light on the hidden traps that lie between good intentions and great results, clearing a path so leaders can finally realize their full potential at work. Take this quick 21-question survey to find out which of the seven sacred cows are standing in your way at work
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
650.1
Index
index present
LC call number
HD58.9
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Tipping sacred cows : kick the bad work habits that masquerade as virtues, Jake Breeden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Meet your sacred cows -- Bland bold balance -- Automatic accountable collaboration -- Narcissistic useful creativity -- Process outcome excellence -- Outcome process fairness -- Obsessive harmonious passion -- Backstage onstage preparation -- Extinguish your backfires
Control code
ocn814389966
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118431924
Lccn
2012043320
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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08fcfae0-f6e2-4fe2-ab11-4e8ab408137a
Publisher number
EB00058978
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28210608
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)814389966
  • pebcs1118345916

Library Locations

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