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The One Minute Manager

Kenneth H. Blanchard, Spencer Johnson

5 mins

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The One Minute Manager gives managers three simple tools that can tremendously improve how they do their job - getting employees to stay motivated, happy, and deliver great work.


The One Minute Manager

The One Minute Manager

by Kenneth H. Blanchard


Ken Blanchard and Spencer Johnson are legends on their own already. Blanchard is known for Raving Fans, and Johnson has found mega-success with Who Moved My Cheese? When the two of them teamed up to publish The One Minute Manager in 1982, they delivered a gem of knowledge on team leading and pack building - so you can embrace your inner entrepreneur.

The book has sold 13 million copies and was translated into 37 languages. The One Minute Manager holds three 60-second tools which, if applied correctly, can change your management style for the better.

Favorite quote

The best minute I spend is the one I invest in people.

- Ken Blanchard and Spencer Johnson

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