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Dexter, Denise

Works: 46 works in 139 publications in 3 languages and 1,392 library holdings
Genres: Instructional films  Educational films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author
Classifications: HF5549.5.C6, 153.69
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Publications about Denise Dexter
Publications by Denise Dexter
Most widely held works by Denise Dexter
Communication the non-verbal agenda ( visu )
11 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and held by 334 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. Uses examples from business situations to show how nonverbal actions contribute to conversation
Dealing with conflict by Connie Zimmerman( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
How to control conflict before conflict takes control. Three scenarios dramatize five positions taken by most people during conflict: avoiding, accommodating, competing, compromising and collaborating. Supervisors, employees and others will learn skills that enable everyone to work through conflict with less dependence on superiors, resulting in a healthier and more productive work environment
The Power of listening ( visu )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Office workers spend 40% of their time listening to others. This program can help them become active listeners by introducing techniquews that overcome listening blocks and increase retention
Communicating non-defensively ( visu )
7 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
Uses a series of vignettes to illustrate common examples of defensive behavior. Explains how to respond non-defensively as a means to improve relationships with subordinates and superiors. Designed to aid both the giver and the receiver of criticism in understanding the other person's point of view
Speaking effectively-- to one or one thousand ( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Presents four main components of public speaking: mental, visual, vocal, and verbal. The aim of the video is to help anyone to become a better, more accomplished speaker
Courageous followers, courageous leaders new relationships for a changing workplace ( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
Dramatizes " ... both the sensitivities and the redeeming skills in business, government and educational settings - showing the unique pressures facing team leaders, the redefinition of 'followers' and the new standards of relationship between followers and leaders that can truly advance shared goals."
It's a dog's world ( visu )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Contrasts the good and bad aspects of patient services through the story of a man and his dog
Delegating for diehards working together to get things done ( visu )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
This film explores the art of delegating and examines the reasons delegating is often mishandled. The film discusses the hidden traps that can undermine efforts to delegate and provides some of the basic steps that will aid the manager in easing his/her workload
Team building ( visu )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Viewers will learn to improve team functioning and collaborative efforts, the strengths and weaknesses of four distinct team-player styles, and to identify five strategies for becoming a better team player
The curse of the vanishing employees how to retain and motivate great workers ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Addresses dealing with employee retention, from meeting the needs of the new younger generation of workers to the family-work conflicts many of us share
Performance appraisal ( visu )
5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Examines how and why managers make subjective performance appraisals, the negative impact these can have on employee morale and productivity, and the link between effective performance appraisals and effective management performance
We're on the same team, remember? ( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Shows how an important business deal between employees and potential buyers can be lost due to ineffective communication, careless talk, and lack of organization. Depicts the need for effective communication and teamwork at all levels of an organization
Legacy the leadership challenge 20th anniversary DVD collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Demonstration of transformational leadership models for managers and staff
Managing stress by Joan Owens-Meyerson( visu )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Highlights some of the causes of stress and shows some steps to reduce stress
Margaret Wheatley's lessons from the new workplace ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Margaret Wheatley demonstrates how three different organizations--the U.S. Army, DuPont Corporation, and the Forsythe County School System in North Carolina--implement her theories on organizational thinking and chaos management to make positive organizational changes
Credibility how leaders gain and lose it, why people demand it ( visu )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Surveys and case studies indicate that leaders are honest, competent, forward-looking, and inspiring. The six credibility disciplines are introduced including how to build and maintain these disciplines within the context of real-life work situations. Illustrates what can happen when any of the six credibility disciplines are carried beyond excellence to excess. Suggests antidotes for each situation
How to make quality-- fail ( visu )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Features a "film-within-a-film", following a production teams's blundering efforts to shoot a film about how to make quality fail. Managers and members of the crew display attitudes and behaviors that frequently undermine quality
The attitude virus curing negativity in the workplace ( visu )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and Spanish and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Bad attitudes can threaten the essential functions of your workplace. They spread like viruses from individual employees through departments and infect entire organizations. Participants will benefit by learning to take responsibility for their own attitudes and success, plus, underlying causes for unproductive attitudes will be resolved and fewer personal problems will affect work -- Container
Traitement des conflits ( visu )
9 editions published in 1992 in French and English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Documentaire dramatisé qui examine les attitudes possibles devant une situation conflictuelle entre employés. Propose des conseils pour trouver une solution respectant les besoins de chaque partie
L'Art de communiquer le facteur non-verbal ( visu )
6 editions published in 1988 in French and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Ce que nous transmettons avec la communication non-verbale est souvent plus important que ce qui est dit. Le non-verbal (intonation, rythme, expression du visage, mouvement des yeux, posture) peut confirmer ou obscurcir ce que nous disons avec des mots. Ce documentaire dramatisé présente des conseils pratiques pour nous aider à assurer la cohésion entre le verbal et le non-verbal
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English (84)
French (14)
Spanish (1)
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