skip to content
Being Buddha at Work : 101 Ancient Truths on Change, Stress, Money, and Success. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Being Buddha at Work : 101 Ancient Truths on Change, Stress, Money, and Success.

Author: Franz Metcalf; BJ Gallagher
Publisher: San Francisco : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Combining the talents of a professor of religion and an expert on workplace dynamics, this book continues the tradition begun by its bestselling predecessor, What Would Buddha Do (more than 30,000 copies sold), as yet another perfect tool for bringing bite-size chunks of Buddhist wisdom to give meaning to and resolve common conflicts found in everyday work.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Ressources Internet
Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :
Metcalf, Franz.
Being Buddha at Work : 101 Ancient Truths on Change, Stress, Money, and Success.
San Francisco : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Franz Metcalf; BJ Gallagher
ISBN: 9781609942939 1609942930 9781609942946 1609942949
OCLC Number: 987323028
Notes: Technology.
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (193 pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Foreword; Introduction: Putting Buddha to Work; PART I: Becoming a Mindful Worker; Choosing Mindful Work: Creating Right Livelihood; Advantages of mindful work; Choosing the right career or job; Becoming a great employee; Self-esteem; Dealing with distractions; Practical Enlightenment: Chop Wood, Carry Water; Beginner's mind; Establishing priorities; Time management; Procrastination; Too much e-mail; Getting lost in cyberspace; Selling without selling out; Really distasteful jobs; Quality of Work Life: The Middle Way at Work; When smart people do dumb things; Discouragement. Rumors and gossipThe company you keep; Achieving work/life balance; The cost and benefits of integrity and wisdom; Being Successful: How Do You Define Success?; Achieving goals; Multitasking; Finding the "right" answer to a problem; Admitting mistakes; Getting promoted; Celebrating accomplishments; Happiness vis-à-vis success; Money and Happiness: What's the Connection?; "The root of all evil"; Personal wealth; Creating a long-term spending plan; Greed; Getting rich; Financial setbacks and losses; Financial hardship; Planning for retirement. Dealing with Change: Riding the Waves of ImpermanenceResistance to change; Anxiety, fear, and stress; Losing your job; Changing careers; Finding new work; Taking care of yourself in difficult times; PART II: Cultivating Mindful Work Relationships; Working with Others: Unity in Diversity; Getting along with others; The golden rule; Influencing others; Doing something extra for others; Double standards between ourselves and others; Work spouses; The importance of listening; Receiving negative feedback; Teaching or training a coworker; Criticizing someone; Encouraging personal accountability. Helping others deal with changeDealing with Difficult People: Seeing All Beings as the Buddha; Dealing with jerks; Coworkers who lie; Handling people pleasers; Being bad-mouthed; Anger; Adulterous affairs at work; Whiners and negative people; Conflict with a teammate; Customers --
Love 'Em or Lose 'Em: Customer Service as Bodhisattva Activity; The importance of customer service; Encouragement for customer service people; Handling an angry customer; Bad customer service; Public relations; PART III: Creating a Mindful Workplace; Leadership and Bosses: Lead, Follow, or Get Off the Path. True leadershipIdentifying and selecting good leaders; Becoming a great employer or boss; Bosses who surround themselves with "yes" men; Tough, demanding bosses; Executive egos; Power struggles; Terrible bosses; The Big Issues: Beyond the Bottom Line; Making a proflt; Bottom-line thinking vs. Buddha-mind thinking; Writing a mission statement; Investing in the future; Developing a learning organization; Encouraging creativity and innovation; Corporate responsibility; Going green; Work Practices and Processes: Practice Is Awakening; Short-term versus long-term thinking; Designing work processes.

Abstract:

Combining the talents of a professor of religion and an expert on workplace dynamics, this book continues the tradition begun by its bestselling predecessor, What Would Buddha Do (more than 30,000 copies sold), as yet another perfect tool for bringing bite-size chunks of Buddhist wisdom to give meaning to and resolve common conflicts found in everyday work.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/987323028> # Being Buddha at Work : 101 Ancient Truths on Change, Stress, Money, and Success.
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "987323028" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Place/san_francisco> ; # San Francisco
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Topic/bouddhisme> ; # Bouddhisme
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Topic/relations_humaines_aspect_religieux_bouddhisme> ; # Relations humaines--Aspect religieux--Bouddhisme
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Topic/business_religious_aspects_buddhism> ; # Business--Religious aspects--Buddhism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Topic/interpersonal_relations_religious_aspects_buddhism> ; # Interpersonal relations--Religious aspects--Buddhism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Topic/affaires_aspect_religieux_bouddhisme> ; # Affaires--Aspect religieux--Bouddhisme
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Topic/buddhism> ; # Buddhism
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/294.344/> ;
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Person/gallagher_bj> ; # BJ Gallagher
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Person/metcalf_franz> ; # Franz Metcalf
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "Cover; Contents; Foreword; Introduction: Putting Buddha to Work; PART I: Becoming a Mindful Worker; Choosing Mindful Work: Creating Right Livelihood; Advantages of mindful work; Choosing the right career or job; Becoming a great employee; Self-esteem; Dealing with distractions; Practical Enlightenment: Chop Wood, Carry Water; Beginner's mind; Establishing priorities; Time management; Procrastination; Too much e-mail; Getting lost in cyberspace; Selling without selling out; Really distasteful jobs; Quality of Work Life: The Middle Way at Work; When smart people do dumb things; Discouragement." ;
   schema:description "Combining the talents of a professor of religion and an expert on workplace dynamics, this book continues the tradition begun by its bestselling predecessor, What Would Buddha Do (more than 30,000 copies sold), as yet another perfect tool for bringing bite-size chunks of Buddhist wisdom to give meaning to and resolve common conflicts found in everyday work." ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1082411270> ;
   schema:genre "Ressources Internet"@fr ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#CreativeWork/being_buddha_at_work_101_ancient_truths_on_change_stress_money_and_success> ;
   schema:name "Being Buddha at Work : 101 Ancient Truths on Change, Stress, Money, and Success." ;
   schema:productID "987323028" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/987323028#PublicationEvent/san_francisco_berrett_koehler_publishers_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Agent/berrett_koehler_publishers> ; # Berrett-Koehler Publishers
   schema:url <https://apps.uqo.ca/LoginSigparb/LoginPourRessources.aspx?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=430358> ;
   schema:url <http://proxy.cegepat.qc.ca/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=430358> ;
   schema:url <http://proxy.uqtr.ca/login.cgi?action=login&u=uqtr&db=ebsco&ezurl=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=430358> ;
   schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=430358> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781609942939> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781609942946> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/987323028> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Agent/berrett_koehler_publishers> # Berrett-Koehler Publishers
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Berrett-Koehler Publishers" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Person/gallagher_bj> # BJ Gallagher
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Gallagher" ;
   schema:givenName "BJ" ;
   schema:name "BJ Gallagher" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Person/metcalf_franz> # Franz Metcalf
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Metcalf" ;
   schema:givenName "Franz" ;
   schema:name "Franz Metcalf" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Topic/affaires_aspect_religieux_bouddhisme> # Affaires--Aspect religieux--Bouddhisme
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Affaires--Aspect religieux--Bouddhisme"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Topic/business_religious_aspects_buddhism> # Business--Religious aspects--Buddhism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Business--Religious aspects--Buddhism" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Topic/interpersonal_relations_religious_aspects_buddhism> # Interpersonal relations--Religious aspects--Buddhism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Interpersonal relations--Religious aspects--Buddhism" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#Topic/relations_humaines_aspect_religieux_bouddhisme> # Relations humaines--Aspect religieux--Bouddhisme
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Relations humaines--Aspect religieux--Bouddhisme"@fr ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1082411270#CreativeWork/being_buddha_at_work_101_ancient_truths_on_change_stress_money_and_success>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Being Buddha at Work : 101 Ancient Truths on Change, Stress, Money, and Success." ;
   schema:description "Version imprimée :" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/987323028> ; # Being Buddha at Work : 101 Ancient Truths on Change, Stress, Money, and Success.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781609942939>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1609942930" ;
   schema:isbn "9781609942939" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781609942946>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1609942949" ;
   schema:isbn "9781609942946" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/987323028>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/987323028> ; # Being Buddha at Work : 101 Ancient Truths on Change, Stress, Money, and Success.
   schema:dateModified "2018-03-10" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.