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    “Exactly what I had in mind to help build a winning team.”–Laine Nelson

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    “Great discoveries and achievements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds.” ~ Alexander Graham Bell

    At the center of every high-performance team is a common purpose—a mission that rises above and beyond each of the individual team members. To be successful, the team’s interests and needs come first. This requires “we-opic” vision (“What’s in it for we?”), a challenging step up from the common “me-opic” mind-set.

    In Pulling Together, author John J. Murphy presents the ten rules for high-performance teams in an engaging way that will inspire and motivate team building in your organization. These rules are further illustrated in "Lessons from the Geese", a powerful story about teamwork in nature. Take your team building even further with Revolutionize Teamwork!

    • Details:
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Trim Size: 6.5" x 6.5"
    • Page Count: 96
    • eBook Format: .epub

    Free Discussion Guides

    Are you using Pulling Together as part of your next training event or team meeting? Our free leader’s discussion guide is the perfect companion to the book and movie, and will help you get the most of your event. Included are discussion points and questions that will help your team focus on:

    • Identifying the characteristics of a strong team
    • Understanding the principles that help build high-performance teams
    • Learning how open communication, acceptance of mistakes, and commitment to excellence are all critical for teams to perform at their highest levels.
    • And more...

    About Author

    JOHN J. MURPHY is a highly recognized author, speaker and management consultant. Drawing on a diverse collection of team experiences as a corporate manager, consultant and collegiate quarterback, John has appeared on over 400 radio and television stations and his work has been featured in over 50 newspapers nationwide.

    As founder and president of Venture Management Consultants, John specializes in creating high performance team environments, teaching leadership and team development, and leading team kaizen events. He has trained thousands of “change agents” from over 50 countries and helped some of the world’s leading organizations design and implement positive change.

    John is also a critically-acclaimed author and sought-after speaker. His quick-reads include Habits Die Hard, Half-Full, Leading with Passion, Leapfrogging the Competition, Pulling Together and Stepping Up. Additional books include Beyond Doubt: Four Steps to Inner Peace; Reinvent Yourself: A Lesson in Personal Leadership; Agent of Change: Leading a Cultural Revolution; Get a Real Life: A Lesson in Personal Empowerment; and The Eight Disciplines: An Enticing Look Into Your Personality.

    What Readers are Saying

    Average Rating:
    4.9 (based on 58 reviews)

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    Laurie Journeaux
    04/94/2013 04/05/2013
    • 5.0
    Highly Recommended!
    We purchased these wonderful little books for staff gifts and are delighted with them! We've ordered more to give to our PTO and Governing Board because we feel that they are very thoughtful gifts and are received well by everyone. Thanks for the wonderful inspiration!
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      Joan Janik
      02/34/2013 02/04/2013
      • 4.0
      Highly Recommended
      I found this book to be very informative and helpful. I was able to develop an action plan based on the helpful information and am also giving it to teammates to read as well. I look forward to my next order so that I can continue my personal development.
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        Willie Johnson
        03/78/2013 03/20/2013
        • 5.0
        Pulling Together
        The should be required reading for anyone serious about team building and team cohesiveness.
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          Anonymous
          02/33/2013 02/03/2013
          • 5.0
          Excellent
          Excellent - focused on the strength of a team - dynamics of a team - understood the point of being a leader, supporter, encouragement a must!
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            Marc Silverman
            02/33/2013 02/03/2013
            • 5.0
            Pulling Together
            Great little book on team-building, Love it and will use it.
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