Crucial Accountability: Tools for Resolving Violated Expectations, Broken Commitments, and Bad Behavior (Paperback)
Hold anyone accountable. Master performance discussions. Get RESULTS.
Broken promises, missed deadlines, poor behavior--they don't just make others' lives miserable; they can sap up to 50 percent of organizational performance and account for the vast majority of divorces. Crucial Accountability offers the tools for improving relationships in the workplace and in life and for resolving all these problems--permanently.
PRAISE FOR CRUCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY:
Revolutionary ideas ... opportunities for breakthrough ... -- Stephen R. Covey, author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
Unleash the true potential of a relationship or organization and move it to the next level. -- Ken Blanchard, coauthor of The One Minute Manager
The most recommended and most effective resource in my library. -- Stacey Allerton Firth, Vice President, Human Resources, Ford of Canada
Brilliant strategies for those difficult discussions at home and in the workplace. -- Soledad O'Brien, CNN news anchor and producer
This book is the real deal.... Read it, underline it, learn from it. It's a gem. -- Mike Murray, VP Human Resources and Administration (retired), Microsoft
About the Author
Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, David Maxfield, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler are the leaders of VitalSmarts, an innovator in best-practices training products and services. The authors have taught millions of people worldwide and have worked with more than 300 of the Fortune 500 companies. For more information, visit www.vitalsmarts.com.