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The Resource Absolute honesty : building a corporate culture that values straight talk and rewards integrity, Larry Johnson & Bob Phillips, (electronic resource)

Absolute honesty : building a corporate culture that values straight talk and rewards integrity, Larry Johnson & Bob Phillips, (electronic resource)

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Absolute honesty : building a corporate culture that values straight talk and rewards integrity
Title
Absolute honesty
Title remainder
building a corporate culture that values straight talk and rewards integrity
Statement of responsibility
Larry Johnson & Bob Phillips
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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CaPaEBR
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1947-
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Johnson, Larry
Dewey number
174/.4
LC call number
HD58.7
LC item number
.J612 2003eb
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1947-
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  • Phillips, Bob
  • ebrary, Inc
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  • Corporate culture
  • Communication in organizations
  • Corporations
  • Business ethics
  • Honesty
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  • <p>"WorldCom. Enron. Tyco. Shocking accusations of dishonesty and silent complicity have dominated headlines recently, and cost the American economy trillions of dollars. Clearly, dishonesty doesn&#8217;t pay.</p><p>Drawing from these stories, as well as from more positive ones,<i>Absolute Honesty</i>shows how to establish and maintain a culture where honest communication is the norm, and employees can speak openly without fear of retribution. The book illustrates the impact that truthfulness and accountability can have on organizations, attacking the sort of passivity that allows little lies to grow into giant disasters.</p><p>Structured around the Six Laws of Absolute Honesty, this insightful book goes beyond simply extolling the virtues of ethics to provide a template managers can use to maintain an environment of healthy debate. It also contains a toolbox of techniques anyone can apply to improve his or her ability to confront and resolve difficult issues.</p><p>Companies can reap huge benefits from cultivating an atmosphere of trust.<i>Absolute Honesty</i>is an important, timely book that provides readers with the tools and strategies to establish a culture in which communication thrives and results speak for themselves."</p>
  • "WorldCom. Enron. Tyco. Shocking accusations of dishonesty and silent complicity have dominated headlines recently, and cost the American economy trillions of dollars. Clearly, dishonesty doesn't pay. Drawing from these stories, as well as from more positive ones, Absolute Honesty shows how to establish and maintain a culture where honest communication is the norm, and employees can speak openly without fear of retribution. The book illustrates the impact that truthfulness and accountability can have on organizations, attacking the sort of passivity that allows little lies to grow into giant disasters. Structured around the Six Laws of Absolute Honesty, this insightful book goes beyond simply extolling the virtues of ethics to provide a template managers can use to maintain an environment of healthy debate. It also contains a toolbox of techniques anyone can apply to improve his or her ability to confront and resolve difficult issues. Companies can reap huge benefits from cultivating an atmosphere of trust. Absolute Honesty is an important, timely book that provides readers with the tools and strategies to establish a culture in which communication thrives and results speak for themselves."
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Absolute honesty : building a corporate culture that values straight talk and rewards integrity, Larry Johnson & Bob Phillips, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-286) and index
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OCM1bookssj0000096263
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unknown
Extent
ix, 292 p.
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9780814407813
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ill.
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remote
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(WaSeSS)ssj0000096263
Label
Absolute honesty : building a corporate culture that values straight talk and rewards integrity, Larry Johnson & Bob Phillips, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-286) and index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000096263
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 292 p.
Governing access note
License restrictions may limit access
Isbn
9780814407813
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000096263

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