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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. You can further remind yourself and your team of the importance of teamwork with the Pulling Together Framed Inspirational Print!

    • 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 57 reviews)

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    Randy Cole
    11/304/2013 11/01/2013
    • 5.0
    This book and DVD is amazing! The message is awesome! I plan to use it for staff meetings, unit meetings, and within mentor and bible study groups. Sometimes the way to success is so easy if we follow the examples and guidance God has already given us in His creation!
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      Robert Quintero
      01/11/2012 01/12/2012
      • 5.0
      Pulling Together
      Extremely motivating and uplifting for a any organization. Exceptional for a non-profit board of directors...
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        Phil Nase
        11/321/2012 11/17/2012
        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
        • 5.0
        Pulling Together
        When managing a Team the essentials of "Pulling Together" are very applicable. Our Team read it as part of our annual Planning Meeting and as a result we experienced a new dynamic, one that was personal and intimate for each participant. We saw ourselves as a unified Team and not people just doing our part. We will move into 2013 with a vision and desire to achieve with everyone "Pulling Together".
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          Carolyn Jean
          10/286/2012 10/13/2012
          • 4.0
          Pulling Together
          The principles taught in "Pulling Together" really are New Testament principles just worded a little differently. The ideas of working together and being there for each other, helping and sustaining each other even being there with the sick and dying is all covered in Scripture. So get out your Bibles and begin finding out just Who this God is Who loved you so much He sent His Son to die for you! John 3:16
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            Ravi Swamy
            10/280/2012 10/07/2012
            • 5.0
            Awesome Lessons From The Geese
            Amazingly simple lesson from the geese
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