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Timmons, Kirby

Overview
Works: 72 works in 276 publications in 3 languages and 2,893 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Internet videos  Documentary films  Industrial films  Nonfiction television programs  Instructional television programs  Animated films  Instructional films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Producer, Director, Author
Classifications: HD30.23, 658.4
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Kirby Timmons
Publications by Kirby Timmons
Most widely held works by Kirby Timmons
Groupthink by Kirby Timmons( visu )
23 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Presents case histories of tragedies like space shuttle Challenger, Pearl Harbor, and the Cuban Bay of Pigs, which resulted from the natural tendency to achieve agreement for the sake of group unity. Features interviews with Dr. Irving Janis and Dr. James K. Esser and gives groupthink symptoms to avoid
The Abilene paradox by Jerry B Harvey( visu )
17 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 298 libraries worldwide
Illustrates the paradoxical nature of mismanaged agreement, describes symptoms of the paradox, probes the reasons behind the behavior and offers strategies for eliminating collective decision-making confusion
Communication : the non-verbal agenda ( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
Presents an overview of the field of nonverbal communication: tone of voice, posture, facial expression, gestures, use of space, eye contact, and body movement
Margaret Wheatley's lessons from the new workplace ( visu )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 217 libraries worldwide
Looks at how three model organizations can turn chaos into positive force for change
The Power of listening by Ann Weiser Cornell( visu )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
A program designed to assist students and workers in becoming more effective listeners by following techniques which will overcome listening blocks and aid in increasing retention
The Pygmalion effect : managing the power of expectations ( visu )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Trainees get a complete overview of the Pygmalion effect through real-life examples, dramatic vignettes and scenes from the classic movie Pygmalion, where individuals are transformed through the positive (or negative) expectations of another
Communicating non-defensively ( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Uses a series of vignettes to illustrate common examples of defensive behavior. Shows steps to ease this behavior with the viewpoint of enhancing relationships with both subordinates and superiors
The Leadership challenge by James M Kouzes( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Based on the book by James Kouzes and Barry Posner, this video dramatizes what it takes to inspire others to extraordinary achievements. Shows that leadership is not just a charismatic quality, but a skill that can be taught
Emotional intelligence ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 75 libraries worldwide
This film focuses on interviews with emotional intelligence team members, illustrating how EI can be integrated into the workplace to enhance other knowledge and technical capabilities. It illustrates how organizations such as Kaiser Permanente, State Street Bank, and Nichols Aluminum are accessing the power of emotions to create better, more productive teams and team members
Teamwork in crisis the miracle of Flight 232 by Kirby Timmons( visu )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
When Captain Al Haynes, piloting a crippled DC-10, was forced to make an emergency landing in 1989, one wing hit the runway, and the plane burst into flames. Haynes explores how the extraordinary teamwork of all those involved enabled 185 of the 296 persons aboard to survive; and shows how five key elements of teamwork can be brought together in any situation to achieve a goal, even against the odds. Provides lessons in communication, problem solving and teamwork
After all, you're the supervisor ( visu )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
A comprehensive training program for new and seasoned supervisors alike and provides an array of tools for use in training sessions and as folow-up to help keep training fresh. Teaches the nine components of supervisory success
Emotional intelligence : key to social skills by Daniel Goleman( visu )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and French and held by 60 libraries worldwide
Illustrates how emotional intelligence can be integrated into the workplace to enhance other knowledge and technical capabilities. It illustrates how organizations such as Kaiser Permanente, State Street Bank, and Nichols Aluminum are accessing the power of emotions to create better, more productive teams and team members. Includes discussion segments videocassette (11:30 min.)
Riding the wave : strategies for change ( visu )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Explains the advantages of shifting from security-seeking behavior to a a mindset that helps to see problems as opportunities for expanding your potential
Leadership and self-deception ( visu )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Would you be surprised to learn that self-deception is the #1 obstacle to organizational effectiveness?It's true. Also true is that reducing self-deception may be the single most important step your organization can take toward improving workplace relationships and increasing productivity. This thought-provoking training program, based on the best-selling book, shows how
Team creativity ( visu )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Creativity-- it's often thought of as the stuff of children, when each of us is naturally imaginative and curious. But what happens when we become adults, and the world of play becomes the corporate world? How do we reinforce creativity and keep it from being stifled, particularly in groups or work teams?
Taking charge of change by Elizabeth Power( visu )
7 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Shows employees the skills necessary to understand and support change initiatives in the workplace. Identifies three stages of internal transition to help employees productively guide themselves through organizational change
Discipline without punishment ( visu )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Dispels myths about discipline, then shows strategies for making it positive, effective, and comfortable. Shows how to approach discipline as a collaborative, problem-solving process. Dramatizations of workplace scenes display techniques for inspiring better behavior, self-discipline, and individual responsibility
Learning to think like a manager ( visu )
4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Describes the abilities a manager needs for effective performance
Patient diversity : beyond the vital signs ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Illustrates the importance of learning about your patient population: their belief systems, folk medicine, lore, even those things that dictate how they respond to pain and medical care
When the coach is you! ( visu )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Join host George Wendt for practical steps on increasing success for coaches and learners in any organization. Visits an accounting office, a factory and a service center to show workers who resist and stumble through the coaching process. Shows how to create positive outcomes
 
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English (130)
French (7)
Spanish (1)
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