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Robinson, Peter

Overview
Works: 50 works in 188 publications in 1 language and 764 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Methods  Humor  Case studies  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Director, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: HF5549.5.C6, 658.456
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Publications about  Peter Robinson Publications about Peter Robinson
Publications by  Peter Robinson Publications by Peter Robinson
Most widely held works about Peter Robinson
 
Most widely held works by Peter Robinson
Asylum ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1971, filmmaker Peter Robinson and a small crew lived in R.D. Laing's controversial Archway Community. This film documents their stay in the mental health facility where schizophrenics attempted to live communally and peacefully as they tried to heal their "selves" according to Laing's philosophy
Meetings, bloody meetings by John Cleese ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrates the five basic principles for conducting productive meetings. In a nightmarish court, a cynical manager is found guilty of failing to prepare himself and inform others about the meeting agenda
The balance sheet barrier ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains key concepts in business finance: share capital, loan capital, reserves, fixed assets, working capital, profit, overheads and cash flow
Budgeting by Graeme Garden ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the essentials of budgeting, because budgeting builds better business men. Shows how and why a budget is a vital management tool
Decisions, decisions how to reach them, how to make them happen by Tina Tietjen ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrates some of the problems an office manager can come up against if he fails to approach decision making and implementation in a logical fashion. Demonstrates how important it is for managers to use the knowledge and views of their team when deciding on matters that affect the team. Famous decision makers from the past, Brutus, Queen Elizabeth I, Churchill and Montgomery, act as a review panel and confront an incompetent manager with his mistakes
Think or sink professional team decision thinking ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Management level team decision skills are illustrated in a dramatization of a corporate executive who tries to review why a new product fails. Outlines four team decision principles: develop a rich question, help the team to create alternatives, assess the dangers and opportunities, weigh chances and risks versus rewards
The Appraisal interview how am I doing? ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates how to prepare, conduct and follow through with an effective appraisal interview; covers techniques to improve performances, productivity and profits, reinforce loyalty and commitment, and improve internal communication
Cost, profit & break-even ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains how a business must cover all its costs before it can make a profit. Covers terms such as fixed and variable costs, break-even point, contribution, depreciation, and the difference between marginal and total absorption costing
I'd like a word with you ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1979 and 1996 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The discipline interview is simply a management tool for closing a gap between what is required and what is being performed. Demonstrates the three vital stages in a discipline interview: establishing the gap, exploring the reasons for it and eliminating it. Ethelred the Unready, Ivan the Terrible and William the Silent illustrate both wrong and right ways of conducting discipline interviews
Making your case ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1982 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows how to plan and deliver an effective presentation
Control of working capital ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows how employees can use a basic understanding of business finance to increase the profitability of the business
More bloody meetings by Antony Jay ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1984 and 2007 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrates the key steps to assist chairmen to handle the people who attend meetings
How am I doing the appraisal interview ; featuring John Cleese, Julian Holloway and John Wentworth by Jonathan Lynn ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Designed to bring home sharply and vividly to the line manager the troubles he may be missing by failing to conduct his appraisal interviews professionally
You'll soon get the hang of it the technique of one to one training by Hugh Laurie ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aims to teach the basic psychology of training and motivation, and to show how to apply it when passing on skills to a trainee
Return on investment ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates to managers the vital importance of measuring return on capital. Also provides a strong link between line-management and top decision makers, by showing how performance and value for money are assessed in the boardroom
More awkward customers ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Right and wrong ways of dealing with customers. Camel, the snooty customer who parades her knowledge ; Mr Clan, the silent customer who doesn't give you an opening to tell you what he needs to know ; and Mrs Ferrett, the finicky one who wants to know every tiny detail and every possible alternative
So you want to be a success at selling? ( Visual )
in English and Undetermined and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Video Arts' sales film package "So you want to be a success at selling?" will demonstrate to the inexperienced and remind the experienced saleperson how to play the sales game to win
Who needs an employer? - when you can work for yourself by Peter Robinson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It's all right, it's only a customer ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Cleese plays four different Herberts - head office, employees who have lost touch with the real world of customers and the company business, and are living in a world of their own. Ronnie Barker plays a long-suffering customer who is passed from one Herbert to another in his attempt to place a slightly non-standard order
Secrets of business value : where your only asset is expertise by Peter Robinson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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