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You've asked for it--now you have it! At the end of every handout, Lovoy's Team Works, Inc. includes a reading list.  Now you can find the course title, click to go to the list.  After you click on the book it will take you immediately to Amazon.com to place your order!  What could be easier?

NOTE: If the book is not available through Amazon, the phone number is included.

 


  Change: Thriving not Just Surviving

 

 

 

 

 

Managing Transitions: Making the Most of Change, William Bridges, Addison-Wesley, 2nd Edition, 2003  
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stewardship:  Choosing Service Over Self-Interest, Peter Block, Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 1993
 

 

 

 

 

 

 Ten Natural Laws of Successful Time and Life Management:  Proven Strategies for Increased Productivity and Inner Peace, Hyrum W. Smith, Warner, 1994
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen R. Covey, Simon and Schuester, 1989
 


 

 

 

 

 

Productive Workplaces:  Organizing and Managing for Dignity, Meaning, and Community, Marvin R. Weisbord, Jossey-Bass, 1991                                  
 


 

 

 

 Discovering Common Ground: How Future Search Conferences Bring People Together to Achieve Breakthrough Innovation, Empowerment, Shared Vision, and Collaborative Action, Marvin R. Weisbord, Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 1992
 


                                                

 

 Coaching: High Performance and Productive Work Habits 

 

 

 For Your Improvement: A Development and Coaching Guide for Learners, Supervisors, Managers, Mentors, and Feedback Givers, Michael M. Lombardo and Robert W. Eichinger, 2004 Phone (952) 345-3610 www.lominger.com 
 

 

                                       

 

 

 

 Working with Emotional Intelligence, Daniel Goleman, Bantam Books, 1998
 


 

 

 

 

 

 On-The-Level-Performance: Communication that Works, Patricia McLagan and Peter Krembs, McLagan Internation­al, 1988 
 

 

 

 

 

 

Successful Manager’s Handbook, Personnel Decisions, Inc.,
 

 

 

 

 

 

Analyzing Performance Problems or 'You Really Oughta Wanna', Robert F. Mager and Peter Pipe, Lake Publishing 
 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 Goals Analysis, Robert F. Mager, Lake Publishing, 1984  
 


 

 

Effective Phrases for Performance Appraisals: A Guide to Successful Evaluations by James Neal.
 

 

 Conflict Resolution: Tools for Your Toolbox

 

 

 

 

 

Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High, Kerry Patterson, et al, McGraw Hill, 2002

 


 

 

 Crucial Confrontations: Tools for Resolving Broken Promises, Violated Expectations, and Bad Behaviors, Kerry Patterson, et al, McGraw Hill
 
 
 

 

 

 

Forgive for Good: A PROVEN Prescription for Health and Happiness, Dr. Fred Luskin, Harper, 2002

 

 

 


 

 

 

The Promise of Mediation:  Responding to Conflict Through Empowerment and Recognition, Robert A. Baruch Bush and Joseph P. Folger, Jossey Bass, 1994
 


 

 

 

 

Productive Workplaces:  Organizing and Managing for Dignity, Meaning, and Community, Marvin R. Weisbord, Jossey-Bass, 1991
 

 


 Creating and Maintaining Healthy Teams

 

 

 

 

 

Crucial Conversations: Tools for talking when stakes are high, Kerry Patterson, et al, McGraw Hill, 2002
 

                                              

 

 

 

 

 

Forgive for Good: A PROVEN Prescription for Health and Happiness, Dr. Fred Luskin, Harper, 2002
 

                    

 

 

 

 

 

The Promise of Mediation:  Responding to Conflict Through Empowerment and Recognition, Robert A. Baruch Bush and Joseph P. Folger, Jossey Bass, 1994  
 

 

                               

 

 

 

Productive Workplaces:  Organizing and Managing for Dignity, Meaning, and Community, Marvin R. Weisbord, Jossey-Bass, 1991  
 

 

 Crucial Conversations: Talking When Stakes Are High®

 

 

 

 

Crucial Conversations: Tools for talking when stakes are high, Kerry Patterson, et al, McGraw Hill, 2002

 

 

 

 

 Delegation Skills

 

 For Your Improvement: A Development and Coaching Guide for Learners, Supervisors, Managers, Mentors, and Feedback Givers, Michael M. Lombardo and Robert W. Eichinger,  1996: 1-612-542-1466.
 

 

 

 

 

Successful Manager’s Handbook, Personnel Decisions, Inc., 
 


 

 

 

 

 

Working with Emotional Intelligence, Daniel Goleman, Bantam Books, 1998 


 

 

 

 

 

Stewardship:  Choosing Service Over Self-Interest, Peter Block,  
 


 

 

 

 

Ten Natural Laws of Successful Time and Life Management:  Proven Strategies for Increased Productivity and Inner Peace, Hyrum W. Smith, Warner, 1994
 

 


 Diversity is Value-able

 

 

 

 

Generations at Work: Managing the Clash of Veterans, Boomers, Xers, and Nexters in Your Workplace, by Ron Zemke, Claire Rainers, and Bob Filipczak, Amacon, 2000
 

 

 Generations in the Workplace: Conflict or Collaboration?

 

 

 

 

Generations at Work: Managing the Clash of Veterans, Boomers, Xers, and Nexters in Your Workplace, by Ron Zemke, Claire Rainers, and Bob Filipczak, Amacon, 2000
 

 

 Interviewing: Evidence-Based Interviewing for Selecting the Best

 

 For Your Improvement: A Development and Coaching Guide for Learners, Supervisors, Managers, Mentors, and Feedback Givers, Michael M. Lombardo and Robert W. Eichinger, 1996: 1-612-542-1466.  
 

  

 

 

 

Successful Manager’s Handbook, Personnel Decisions, Inc., 
 


                                    

 

 

 

 

Generations at Work: Managing the Clash of Veterans, Boomers, Xers, and Nexters in Your Workplace, by Ron Zemke, Claire Rainers, and Bob Filipczak, Amacon, 2000
 


   

 

 

 

 Working with Emotional Intelligence, Daniel Goleman, Bantam Books, 1998
 

                                       

 

 

 

 

Interviewing: More than a Gut Feeling, Richard S. Deems, Ph.D., American Media Publishing, 1994, 1-800-262-2557  
 


                                        

 

 Life-Time Management: Tools for Your Toolbox 

 

 

 

 

Power Sleep: The Revolutionary Program That Prepares Your Mind for Peak Performance, Dr. James B. Maas, Harper Perennial, 1999  
 

 

 

 

 

 

The Promise of Sleep: A pioneer in sleep medicine explores the vital connection between health, happiness, and a good night’s sleep, William C. Dement, M.d., Ph.D., and Christopher Vaughan, Delacorte Press, 1999  
 

                                       

 

 

 

 

Ten Natural Laws of Successful Time and Life Management:  Proven Strategies for Increased Productivity and Inner Peace, Hyrum W. Smith, Warner, 1994  
 

 

 

 

 

 

 The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen R. Covey, Simon and Schuester, 1989  
 

         

 

 

 

 

 

Productive Workplaces:  Organizing and Managing for Dignity, Meaning, and Community, Marvin R. Weisbord, Jossey-Bass, 1991             
 

 

 

 Motivation: How to Bring Out the Best in Employees

 

 

 

 

 Generations at Work: Managing the Clash of Veterans, Boomers, Xers, and Nexters in Your Workplace, by Ron Zemke, Claire Rainers, and Bob Filipczak, Amacon, 2000
 

  

 

 

 

 

 Working with Emotional Intelligence, Daniel Goleman, Bantam Books, 1998  
 


  

 

 

 

 

Supermotivation: A Blueprint for Energizing Your Organization  From Top to Bottom, by Dean R. Spitzer, Amacon, 1995 
 

 

 

 

 

 

Punished by Rewards:  The Trouble with Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A’s, Praise, and Other Bribes, by Alfie Kohn, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1993  
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Productive Workplaces - Organizing and Managing for Dignity, Meaning, and Community, by Marvin Weisbord, Jossey Bass, 1987  
 

 


 Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® and Its Application 
 

 

 

 

 

Type Talk at Work-How the 16 Personality Types Determine Your Success on the Job, Otto Kroeger and Janet M. Thuesen, Delacorte Press 
 

                                      


 

 

 

 

Type Talk: Or How to Determine Your Personality Type and Change Your Life, Otto Kroeger and Janet M. Thuesen, Delacorte Press, 1988  
 

 

 Gifts Differing, Isabel Briggs Myers, Consulting Psychologists Press, 1980  
 

 Life Types-Understanding Yourself and Make the Most of Who You Are...Based on the Most Widely Accepted Personality Test in the World, Sandra Hirsh and Jean Kummerow, Warner Books, 1989  
 

 True to Type-Answers to the Most Commonly Asked Questions about Interpreting the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, William C. Jeffries, Hampton Roads Publishing Company, 1991  
 

                           

 The Leadership Equation--Leadership, Management, and the Myers-Briggs, Lee and Norma Barr, PhD, Eakin Press, 1989  
 

                     Working Together-A Personality Centered Approach to Management, Olaf Isachsen, Ph.D. and Linda V. Berens, Ph.D., Neworld Management Press, 1988  
 


                                        

 The Character of Organizations--Using Jungian Type in Organizational Development, William Bridges, Consulting Psychologists Press, 1992  
 


                                        

 Work, Play, and Type-Achieving Balance in Your Life, Judith A. Provost, Ed.D., Consulting Psychologists Press, 1990  
 

 Please Understand Me-Character and Temperament Types, David Keirsey and Marilyn Bates, Prometheus Nemesis Book Company, 1984  
 

 


 Myers-Briggs Type Indicator®, Phase II:  Application to Teams

 

 Beside Ourselves:  Our Hidden Personality in Everyday Life, Naomi L. Quenk, Consulting Psychologists Press, 1993  
 

 Survival Games Personalities Play, Eve Delunas, Ph.D.,  Sunflower, Inc., 1992  
 


The Developing Child: Using Jungian Type to Understand Children, Elizabeth Murphy, Consulting Psychologists Press, 1992  
 


                                        

Integrity in Depth, John Beebe, Texas A&M University Press, 1992


                          

 

 Performance Coaching: A Toolkit for Learning Problem Solving People Skills

 

 The Balancing Act: Mastering the Competing Demands of Leadership, Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler, Thompson Executive Press. 1996. 

 
 

 

 Presentation Skills:  Tools for Your Toolbox

 

 Speaker's Library of Business Stories, Anecdotes, and Humor, Joe Griffith, Prentice Hall, 1990
 

                                                 

Quotable Business: Over 2,500 Funny, Irreverent, and Insightful Quotations about Corporate Life, Louis E. Boone, Random House, 1992
 


               

101 Ways to Make Training Active, Mel Silberman, Pfeiffer
 


                      

 

 Prevention of Sexual/Racial Harassment: Promoting Trust in the Workplace

 

 Step Forward-Sexual Harassment in the Workplace, Susan L. Webb, Master Media, 1991  
 

              

Sexual Harassment-Know Your Rights, Martin Eskenas­zi and David Gallen, Carroll and Graf Publishers, 1992
 


                                                 

Sexual Harassment on the Job, William Petrocelli and Barbara Kate Repa, Nolo Press, 1992  
 


                                         Sexual Harassment in the Workplace-How to Prevent, Investigate, and Resolve Problems in Your Organization, Ellen J. Wagner, Amacom, 1992  
 


             Sexual Harassment in the Workplace-A Guide to Prevention, Juliana Lightle and Betsy Doucet, Crisp Publications, 1992  
 


              The 9 to 5 Guide to Combating Sexual Harassment, Ellen Bravo and Ellen Cassedy, John Wiley and Sons, 1992  
 


                                        

 Love and Profit-The Art of Caring Leadership, James A. Autry, William Morrow and Organization, 1991


                                               

 

 Productivity: Equipping Your Employees With Critical Tools

 

 Power Sleep: The Revolutionary Program That Prepares Your Mind for Peak Performance, Dr. James B. Maas, Harper Perennial, 1999  
 

                   The Promise of Sleep: A pioneer in sleep medicine explores the vital connection between health, happiness, and a good night’s sleep, William C. Dement, M.d., Ph.D., and Christopher Vaughan, Delacorte Press, 1999  
 


            Ten Natural Laws of Successful Time and Life Management:  Proven Strategies for Increased Productivity and Inner Peace, Hyrum W. Smith, Warner, 1994  
 


   The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen R. Covey, Simon and Schuester, 1989  
 


                                            

 Productive Workplaces:  Organizing and Managing for Dignity, Meaning, and Community, Marvin R. Weisbord, Jossey-Bass, 1991             
 


 

 Train the Trainer: Classroom Presentation Skills

   

Speaker's Library of Business Stories, Anecdotes, and Humor, Joe Griffith, Prentice Hall, 1990
 

             Quotable Business: Over 2,500 Funny, Irreverent, and Insightful Quotations about Corporate Life, Louis E. Boone, Random House, 1992
 


       101 Ways to Make Training Active, Mel Silberman, Pfeiffer