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Johnson, Spencer

Overview
Works: 508 works in 1,819 publications in 18 languages and 47,880 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Psychological fiction  Didactic fiction  Miscellanea  Fiction  Guidebooks  Popular works 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Narrator, Creator
Classifications: BF637.C4, 155.24
Publication Timeline
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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 )
93 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 8,138 libraries worldwide
Relates a highly meaningful parable intended to help one deal with change quickly and prevail, offering readers a simple way to progress in their work and lives
The one minute manager by Kenneth H Blanchard( Book )
136 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 6,501 libraries worldwide
Details a simple, yet effective management system based on three fundamental strategies for earning raises, promotions, and power in business
The one minute sales person : the quickest way to more sales with less stress by Spencer Johnson( Book )
69 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 1,746 libraries worldwide
Presents selling attitudes and skills from the perspective of how a customer likes to buy
The present : the gift that makes you happy and successful at work and in life by Spencer Johnson( Book )
28 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and Turkish and held by 1,720 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
Who moved my cheese? by Spencer Johnson( Sound Recording )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,472 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 )
9 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and Chinese and held by 1,289 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
The one minute teacher : how to teach others to teach themselves by Spencer Johnson( Book )
51 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 9 languages and held by 1,263 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 precious present by Spencer Johnson( Book )
26 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in 8 languages and held by 1,204 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
Peaks and valleys : making good and bad times work for you--at work and in life by Spencer Johnson( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,184 libraries worldwide
A story of a young man who lives unhappily in a valley until he meets an old man who lives on a peak, and it changes his work and life forever. Initially, the young man does not realize he is talking with one of the most peaceful and successful people in the world. However, through a series of conversations and experiences that occur up on peaks and down in valleys, the young man comes to make some startling discoveries. Eventually, he comes to understand how he can use the old man's principles and practical tools in good and bad times, and becomes more calm and successful himself.--From publisher description
The value of believing in yourself : the story of Louis Pasteur by Spencer Johnson( Book )
9 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in English and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
Retells the story of Louis Pasteur, whose unwavering belief in the concept of germs led to a cure for rabies
One minute for myself : a small investment, a big reward by Spencer Johnson( Book )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,132 libraries worldwide
Demonstrates how taking care of oneself promotes the capacity for, and the enjoyment of, taking care of others
The one minute manager by Kenneth H Blanchard( Sound Recording )
45 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,080 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
Who moved my cheese? : for kids by Spencer Johnson( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 911 libraries worldwide
Little friends in a maze find and enjoy some cheese, but when that cheese is gone, only Sniff and Scurry adapt and go searching for more while Hem and Haw wait for more cheese to appear. Includes a note to parents and discussion questions
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 )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 884 libraries worldwide
The quickest way for you to help your children learn to like themselves and want to behave themselves
The one minute father : the quickest way for you to help your children learn to like themselves and want to behave themselves by Spencer Johnson( Book )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 875 libraries worldwide
Details a successful three-step method that is designed to help fathers improve their children's self-esteem, and emphasizes brief but valuable encounters
The value of imagination : the story of Charles Dickens by Spencer Johnson( Book )
8 editions published between 1977 and 1980 in English and French and held by 839 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 )
5 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 825 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 fantasy : the story of Hans Christian Andersen by Spencer Johnson( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and French and held by 798 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 courage : the story of Jackie Robinson by Spencer Johnson( Book )
7 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and held by 790 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 779 libraries worldwide
A brief biography of the outstanding 18th-century printer, inventor, and statesman, emphasizing the value of saving in his life
 
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Alternative Names
Đonson, Spenser
Džonsons, Spensers 1938-
Ğānson, Espenser.
Johnson, Spencer
Johnson, Spencer 1938-
Jonson, Sipänser 1940-
Jonson, Spenser 1940-
Sibinse Yuehanxun 1940-
Spencer Johnson Amerikaans schrijver
Spencer Johnson amerikansk författare
Spencer Johnson amerikansk skribent
Spencer Johnson escritor estadounidense
Spencer Johnson scrittore statunitense
Spencer Johnson US-amerikanischer Autor
Yuehanxun, Sibinse 1940-
Джонсон, Спенсер
ג׳ונסון, ספנסר
ג׳ונסון, ספנסר. ג׳ונסון, קונסטנס. נתיב־עירוני, טלי
ג׳ונסון, ספנסר. לנדס, דורית
ג׳ונסון, ספנסר. נתיב־עירוני, טלי
דזשאנסאן, ספנסר, 1940-
ספנסר ג'ונסון
اسپنسر جانسون نویسنده آمریکایی
جونسن، سبنسر، 1938-
جونسون, سىپەنسېر 1940-
سبنسر جونسون
سبنسر جونسون، 1938-
존스, 스펜서 1940-
존슨, 스펜서 1940-
존슨, 스펜스 1940-
죤슨, 스펜서 1940-
죤슨, 스펜스 1940-
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
斯宾塞 约翰逊 1940-
Languages
English (418)
Spanish (50)
Chinese (39)
Italian (16)
Dutch (13)
Portuguese (12)
Vietnamese (11)
Japanese (9)
Korean (9)
German (8)
French (7)
Thai (5)
Persian (4)
Polish (2)
Turkish (1)
Hebrew (1)
Indonesian (1)
Finnish (1)
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