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Growing the Distance has 28 ratings and 2 reviews. Natasa Jim Clemmer ( Goodreads Author) Be the first to ask a question about Growing the Distance. Growing the Distance – Jim Clemmer. Chapter 1 – The Way of the Leader. • Define Internal and External Changes. • Give 2 personal Internal and 2 External. Growing the Distance: Timeless Principles for Personal, Career and Family Success by Jim Clemmer.

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You left the attendees wanting more. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. You should take the time to read this book.

A book about what makes it being a leader – in personal and professional life. I chose to move and never look back. Take advantage of our new discount schedule to provide this valuable resource to every member of your team. We are in the middle of bringing change to our place of work and up until I found ggowing books, we were stumbling from pillar to post without much direction, but knowing we had to make changes. The book is written so that it is easy to understand, full of good advice and examples and not only well worth reading but entertaining and insightful as well.

Jim Clemmer has been described as one of North America’s leading transformation and improvement thinkers. As for me, the first thing I wanted to do after finishing the book was to speak with somebody about it. As bestselling author Jim Clemmer demonstrates in this highly readable book, personal growth is all about developing the qualities of leadership that each of us has, regardless of our position in society gorwing the workplace.

Keep up the great work! Growing the Distance is an ideal guide to be distributed in quantity by executives, managers, and training professionals attempting to help people throughout their organizations: Farah marked it as to-read Nov 14, I attribute at least part of that to you.


Brian Carr, Business Owner. The two of them turned our Centre into a swamp. It equips people with the tools to achieve growth and balance in all areas of their lives — not just work alone, but also in their personal lives. Sabina Radu rated it really liked it Aug 08, It took us three years but we never groding up.

What are my values? I am confident that I can use Growing the Distance to reinforce the concepts in our training programs. You are viewing prices in Canadian currency. Mark Anthony marked it as to-read Jul 23, Imagine a book intended to be read on a daily basis with insightful comments or questions page by page, attempting to inspire the reader to make changes in their life.

External motivation is only a temporary aspect. It broadens the improvement focus beyond the executive and management ranks to include the front line. There are no process flow charts, no seven habits, seven steps, seven dwarfs.

Growing the Distance: Timeless Principles for Personal, Career, and Family Success by Jim Clemmer

In response to the phenomenal of Growing the DistanceJim Clemmer takes us to the next level of leadership development with the The Leader’s Digest. Neil Rempel rated it really liked it Jan 18, My best to you, Barbara Poole, M. The quotations made throughout the book to illustrate the points made about how to develop as a leader are always relevant and astute.

As a Career Management Counsellor I have noticed that people fail not because they are not good at something, but because they have distanve focus, or their attitude towards life, themselves, or others is a barrier.

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Growing the Distance provides a framework for your people to meet the challenges of rapid change. How we choose to respond to it – as leaders or as followers – determines our distwnce and professional growth. The Growing the Distance: Growing the Distance is amazingly readable.

Growing the Distance: Timeless Principles for Personal, Career, and Family Success

Self-Study System features an audio track and synchronized slides with Jim coaching you through each page of the Growing the Distance: It was very effective and extremely well received. It definitely drives me to think. Often they do not read… and it is difficult to get them to do the reading that is necessary to really improve their business and themselves. This book reflects the notion that to keep going, we need to keep growing. Stan Skrabut marked it as to-read Oct 14, To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

We all need to be leaders regardless of our formal title or role. I, too, embrace change, although it was not always that way. I have used this book repeatedly clemmsr my coaching practice and have given numerous copies distancs clients as gifts. It has been a wonderful success. Send me your monthly newsletter. Congratulations on your new book, Growing the Distance. How we tge to respond to it — as leaders sistance as followers — determines our personal and professional growth.

I see Growing the Distance being more than a book you read once.

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