Culture Code

Publisher: Random House Publishing Group Release date: 2018-01-30
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER *; Theauthor of The Talent Codeunlocks the secrets of highly successful groups and provides tomorrow's leaders with the tools to build a cohesive, motivated culture.NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BLOOMBERG ANDLIBRARY JOURNAL Where does great culture come from? How do you build and sustain it in your group, or strengthen a culture that needs fixing? In The Culture Code, Daniel Coyle goes inside some of the world's most successful organizationsincluding the U.S. Navy's SEAL Team Six, IDEO, and the San Antonio Spursand reveals what makes them tick. He demystifies the culture-building process by identifying three key skills that generate cohesion and cooperation, and explains how diverse groups learn to function with a single mind. Drawing on examples that range from Internet retailer Zappos to the comedy troupe Upright Citizens Brigade to a daring gang of jewel thieves, Coyle offers specific strategies that trigger learning, spark collaboration, build trust, and drive positive change. Coyle unearths helpful stories of failure that illustrate what not to do, troubleshoots common pitfalls, and shares advice about reforming a toxic culture. Combining leading-edge science, on-the-ground insights from world-class leaders, and practical ideas for action, The Culture Code offers a roadmap for creating an environment where innovation flourishes, problems get solved, and expectations are exceeded. Culture is not something you areit's something you do. The Culture Code puts the power in your hands. No matter the size of your group or your goal, this book can teach you the principles of cultural chemistry that transform individuals into teams that can accomplish amazing things together.Praise for The Culture Code ';I've been waiting years for someone to write this bookI've built it up in my mind into something extraordinary. But it is even better than I imagined. Daniel Coyle has produced a truly brilliant, mesmerizing read that demystifies the magic of great groups. It blows all other books on culture right out of the water.'Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author of Option B, Originals, and Give and Take ';If you want to understand how successful groups workthe signals they transmit, the language they speak, the cues that foster creativityyou won't find a more essential guide than The Culture Code.'Charles Duhigg, New York Times bestselling author of The Power of Habit and Smarter Faster Better

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Genre: Organizational theory & behaviour

Collection: Bantam

Type: EPub

Pages: 304

ISBN: 9780804177009

Additional Information

Genre: Organizational theory & behaviour

Collection: Bantam

Type: EPub

Pages: 304

ISBN: 9780804177009

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