The Pfeiffer Book of Successful Team-Building Tools: Best of the Annuals Paperback – Oct. 22 2007
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- ISBN-13 : 978-0787997366
- ISBN-10 : 0787997366
- Paperback : 512 pages
- Product Dimensions : 15.57 x 2.95 x 23.5 cm
- Publisher : Pfeiffer (Oct. 22 2007)
- Item Weight : 724 g
- Language: : English
- Best Sellers Rank: #1,616,274 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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From the Back Cover
The Pfeiffer Book of Successful Team-Building Tools, Second Edition
Year after year, consultants, trainers, and human resource professionals have come to rely on The Pfeiffer Annuals to provide them with the most current and quality tools on a wide variety of topics. In this book, editor Elaine Biech and contributors to the Annuals have honed in on the important theme of team building to create the first topic-specific book in The Pfeiffer Annuals series. The Pfeiffer Book of Successful Team-Building Tools, Second Edition, includes an innovative ten-block model for building a high-performance team and draws on the best-on-the-topic articles from thirty-five years of Annuals volumes.
Open the pages of The Pfeiffer Book of Successful Team-Building Tools and you will find:
- A Stellar Panel of Contributors including Julie O'Mara, Patrick Doyle, W. Warner Burke, Lawrence C. Porter, Robert C. Preziosi, Anthony J. Reilly, John E. Jones, Leonard D. Goodstein, and Karen Vander Linde
A Toolbox Loaded with activities, surveys, and information that you can put in place to build high-performing teams
A Complete Team-Building Kit that includes a model for determining a team's strengths and weaknesses
Nine New Contributors and sixty additional pages
Praise for the First Edition of The Pfeiffer Book of Successful Team-Building Tools
"I cut my training teeth on The Pfeiffer Annuals, and I've been a faithful advocate of these peerless guides ever since the first one. I'm just beside myself with glee to have a collection of the 'classic team-building tools' all in one place!"
James M. Kouzes, coauthor of The Leadership Challenge and Encouraging the Heart, chairman emeritus, Tom Peters Company
"Elaine Biech has compiled everything you need to start, build, and improve teamwork in one fantastic volume."
Kristin Arnold, president, Quality Process Consultants, Inc.
"Here is everything you need for a successful team-building sessionall between two covers! Thank you, thank you, for putting them all in one placeand giving me fresh ideas as well."
Julie O'Mara, president, O'Mara and Associates
About the Author
Elaine Biech is president and managing principal of ebb associates inc, an organization development firm that helps organizations work through large-scale change. Biech has been in the training and consulting field for twenty-six years and is the author and editor of dozens of books and articles, including Pfeiffer Annuals of Training and Consulting, Training for Dummies, The Business of Consulting, Marketing and Selling Your Consulting Services, and The Consultant's Quickstart Guide, all published by Wiley.
Top reviews from other countries
It does have good solid information though
Love the book and great ideas for team building would give the book 5 stars