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BOOKSHELF: Michelle Weiner-Davis, Divorce Busting

FROM THE LIBRARY BOOKSHELF: Michelle Weiner-Davis, Divorce Busting: A Revolutionary & Rapid Program For Staying Together (New York: Summit Books, 1992) A book that helps us understand how people can reorient themselves in relationships involving love, commitment, pain & conflict, which … Continue reading

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BOOKSHELF: Otto Krueger & Janet M. Thuesen, Type Talk: The 16 Personality Types That Determine How We Live, Love, And Work

FROM THE LIBRARY BOOKSHELF: Otto Krueger & Janet M. Thuesen, Type Talk: The 16 Personality Types That Determine How We Live, Love, And Work (New York: Bantam Doubleday Dell, 1988) Based on the Meyers-Briggs Type Indicator. Otto Kroeger has also … Continue reading

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BOOKSHELF: M. Scott Peck, The Road Less Traveled

FROM THE LIBRARY BOOKSHELF: M. Scott Peck, The Road Less Traveled: A New Psychology of Love, Traditional Values and Spiritual Growth (Simon & Schuster, 1978) People of the Lie: The Hope For Healing Human Evil (Simon & Schuster, 1983) The Different … Continue reading

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BOOKSHELF: Donald W. Littrell,  The Theory & Practice of Community Development

FROM THE LIBRARY BOOKSHELF: Donald W. Littrell,  The Theory & Practice of Community Development: A Guide For Practitioners (Extension Division, University of Missouri-Columbia) The techniques of building a community alliance for social change through small groups utilized by Saul Aliensky in … Continue reading

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BOOKSHELF: Eliyahu M. Goldratt, Theory of Constraints

FROM THE LIBRARY BOOKSHELF: Goldratt, Eliyahu M. Theory of Constraints (Croton-On-Hudson, NY: North River Press, 1990) Dr. Goldratt is a physicist who has applied his science and the Socratic method to the concepts of innovation and profitability in restructuring. Focus on … Continue reading

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BOOKSHELF: W. Edwards Deming

FROM THE LIBRARY BOOKSHELF: W. Edwards Deming REVIEW FAVORITE QUOTES SOURCES: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W._Edwards_Deming THE BOOKSHELF is an opportunity to comment on one of the many books I’ve purchased and why it blesses me. THE BOOKSHELF is part of the Listicles Project – … Continue reading

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BOOKSHELF: Peter Drucker, The Effective Executive and others.

FROM THE LIBRARY BOOKSHELF: Peter Drucker, The Effective Executive and others. Classic textbooks which still speak clearly to modern problems. Managing For Results (New York: Harper & Row, 1964) The Effective Executive (New York: Harper & Row, 1966) REVIEW FAVORITE QUOTES … Continue reading

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BOOKSHELF: Stephen Covey, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People and others.

FROM THE LIBRARY BOOKSHELF: Stephen Covey, The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons In Personal Change (New York: Fireside/Simon & Schuster, 1989) His other books include First Things First, Principle-Centered Leadership, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families, … Continue reading

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BOOKSHELF: Ken Blanchard, The One Minute Manager and others.

FROM THE LIBRARY BOOKSHELF: Ken Blanchard,  with various co-authors: Very practical & teachable techniques. The One Minute Manager Simple principles of goal setting and giving feedback. Putting The One Minute Manager To Work Implementing goals and motivating workers. The One … Continue reading

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BOOKSHELF: Spencer Johnson, The One Minute Manager and others.

FROM THE LIBRARY BOOKSHELF: Spencer Johnson, The One Minute Manager and others. REVIEW The One Minute Manager (with Ken Blanchard, William Morrow & Co, 1982) ISBN 0-06-008579-7 The One Minute Father: the quickest way for you to help your children learn … Continue reading

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