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Johnson, Spencer

Overview
Works: 410 works in 1,594 publications in 30 languages and 48,341 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Psychological fiction  Miscellanea  Fiction  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Creator, Editor
Classifications: HD31, 155.24
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Publications about Spencer Johnson
Publications by Spencer Johnson
Most widely held works by Spencer Johnson
Who moved my cheese? : an amazing way to deal with change in your work and in your life by Spencer Johnson( Book )
245 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in 24 languages and held by 10,328 libraries worldwide
A parable that teaches lessons about change and how to deal with it
The one minute manager by Kenneth H Blanchard( Book )
103 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 6,682 libraries worldwide
Details a simple, yet effective management system based on three fundamental strategies for earning raises, promotions, and power in business
The present : the gift that makes you happy and successful at work and in life by Spencer Johnson( Book )
37 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,946 libraries worldwide
An extended retelling of the original classic parable follows a young man's search for an elusive gift that holds the promise of work fulfillment, a quest that is complicated by his fears about the future
The one minute mother : the quickest way for you to help your children learn to like themselves and want to behave themselves by Spencer Johnson( Book )
27 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,939 libraries worldwide
The quickest way for you to help your children learn to like themselves and want to behave themselves
The one minute [s]ales person : the quickest way to more sales with less stress by Spencer Johnson( Book )
98 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in 14 languages and held by 1,891 libraries worldwide
Presents selling attitudes and skills from the perspective of how a customer likes to buy
Who moved my cheese? by Spencer Johnson( Sound Recording )
22 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,493 libraries worldwide
Here, Dr. Johnson presents four characters in a "maze" that are looking for "cheese." The maze is a metaphor for the place in which they seek to achieve their goals and the cheese is a metaphor for what they want to achieve. This book helps the reader solidly identify what they want in life while helping to prioritize these goals. Further, the book offers advice on how to put ideas into action to achieve the desired goals
"Yes" or "no" : the guide to better decisions by Spencer Johnson( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 1,368 libraries worldwide
A guide to making better business decisions discusses a system that uses practical questions and private questions to help readers recognize and focus on their true needs and improve their effectiveness
Peaks and valleys : making good and bad times work for you--at work and in life by Spencer Johnson( Book )
29 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 1,354 libraries worldwide
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Who Moved My Cheese', a brilliant new parable that shows readers how to stay calm and successful, even in the most challenging of environments. A young man lives unhappily in a valley. One day he meets an old man who lives on a mountain peak. At first the young man doesn't realize that he is talking to one of the most peaceful and successful people in the world. But in the course of further encounters and conversations, the young man comes to understand that he can apply the old man's remarkable principles and practical tools to his own life to change it for the better. Spencer Johnson knows how to tell a deceptively simple story that teaches deep lessons. The One Minute Manager (co-written with Ken Blanchard) sold 15 million copies and stayed onthe New York Times bestseller list for more than twenty years. Since it was published a decade ago, Who Moved My Cheese' has sold more than 25 million copies. In fact there are more than 46 million copies of Spencer Johnson's books in print, in forty-seven languages'and with today's economic uncertainty, his new book could not be more relevant. Pithy, wise, and empowering, Peaks and Valleys is clearly destined to becomeanother Spencer Johnson classic
One minute for myself : a small investment, a big reward by Spencer Johnson( Book )
48 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 12 languages and held by 1,287 libraries worldwide
Demonstrates how taking care of oneself promotes the capacity for, and the enjoyment of, taking care of others
The one minute teacher : how to teach others to teach themselves by Spencer Johnson( Book )
14 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,194 libraries worldwide
Through the use of goal setting, recovery, and praising, the authors show that teachers can make a lasting contribution to their student's lives, while at the same time, they themselves gain new vigor and fulfillment in their profession
The value of believing in yourself : the story of Louis Pasteur by Spencer Johnson( Book )
8 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 1,175 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of Louis Pasteur, whose unwavering belief in the concept of germs led to a cure for rabies
The precious present by Spencer Johnson( Book )
9 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in English and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
A young boy grows to be a sick, bitter old man searching for the precious present he was told would be the key to happiness, then realizes he had the gift inside himself all along
The one minute manager by Kenneth H Blanchard( Sound Recording )
36 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,026 libraries worldwide
Ken Blanchard describes the parable of The one minute manager, and why the issues raised throughout the story are important to American enterprises. Broadcaster Dave Dawson interviews Spencer Johnson where they discuss the importance of goal-setting and the techniques of the one-minute praise and one-minute reprimand
The value of imagination : the story of Charles Dickens by Spencer Johnson( Book )
8 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 866 libraries worldwide
A biography of the nineteenth-century English novelist, Charles Dickens, emphasizing the value of an imaginative mind
The value of sharing : the story of the Mayo brothers by Spencer Johnson( Book )
6 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and French and held by 854 libraries worldwide
The Mayo brothers, knowing the importance of sharing, enter a career in which they can share their knowledge, skills, and money with sick people and other doctors
The value of courage : the story of Jackie Robinson by Spencer Johnson( Book )
8 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 835 libraries worldwide
A biography, stressing the courage, of the first black player in professional baseball
The value of saving : the story of Benjamin Franklin by Spencer Johnson( Book )
5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 820 libraries worldwide
A brief biography of the outstanding 18th-century printer, inventor, and statesman, emphasizing the value of saving in his life
The value of fantasy : the story of Hans Christian Andersen by Spencer Johnson( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 809 libraries worldwide
A brief biography of the 19th-century Danish author of many well-known fairy tales, which stresses the value of personal fantasies and imagination
The value of patience : the story of the Wright brothers by Spencer Johnson( Book )
7 editions published between 1975 and 1980 in English and French and held by 806 libraries worldwide
Describes the patient efforts of the Wright brothers to build a flying machine
The value of dedication : the story of Albert Schweitzer by Spencer Johnson( Book )
5 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and French and held by 798 libraries worldwide
Presents a biography of Albert Schweitzer who based his philosophy on what he called "reverence for life" and dedicated his life to serving humanity
 
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Alternative Names
Đonson, Spenser
Džonsons, Spensers 1938-
Johnson, Spencer
Johnson, Spencer, 1938-
Jonson, Spenser 1940-
Sibinse Yuehanxun 1940-
Yuehanxun, Sibinse 1940-
ג׳ונסון, ספנסר
ג׳ונסון, ספנסר. ג׳ונסון, קונסטנס. נתיב־עירוני, טלי
ג׳ונסון, ספנסר. לנדס, דורית
ג׳ונסון, ספנסר. נתיב־עירוני, טלי
جونسن، سبنسر، 1938-
سبنسر جونسون، 1938-
ジョンソン, S
ジョンソン, スペンサー
ジョンソンスペンサー
スペンサージョンソン
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