Building Community: The Human Side of Work / Edition 2

Building Community: The Human Side of Work / Edition 2

by George Manning
     
 

Building Community is devoted to those who recognize that the human side of work has been lost after a decade of downsizing, restructuring, and reengineering. It offers a practical, hands-on approach to team-building strategies, group dynamics, and human motivation in the workplace. The book includes discussions of personal values, cultural diversity, and total… See more details below

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Building Community is devoted to those who recognize that the human side of work has been lost after a decade of downsizing, restructuring, and reengineering. It offers a practical, hands-on approach to team-building strategies, group dynamics, and human motivation in the workplace. The book includes discussions of personal values, cultural diversity, and total quality management. Colorful analogies and interesting historical references, plus charts, lists, and planning guides make for enjoyable and productive reading.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570252020
Publisher:
Whole Person Associates, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/1996
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Pt. 1The Power of Vision1
Ch. 1Vision and Community2
Ch. 2Character and Community37
Ch. 3Sustaining Community66
Pt. 2Interpersonal Skills Development96
Ch. 4Effective Human Relations97
Ch. 5The Miracle of Dialogue127
Ch. 6Interpersonal Styles155
Ch. 7Understanding People180
Pt. 3Valuing Human Diversity199
Ch. 8Culture and Values200
Ch. 9Social Tolerance226
Ch. 10Valuing Diversity248
Pt. 4The Empowerment of People280
Ch. 11Group Dynamics281
Ch. 12Communication at Work328
Ch. 13The Quality Movement347
Conclusion: The Road Ahead373
Appendix376
Glossary380
Index383

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