Growing the Distance has 28 ratings and 2 reviews. Natasa Jim Clemmer ( Goodreads Author) Be the first to ask a question about Growing the Distance. Growing the Distance – Jim Clemmer. Chapter 1 – The Way of the Leader. • Define Internal and External Changes. • Give 2 personal Internal and 2 External. Growing the Distance: Timeless Principles for Personal, Career and Family Success by Jim Clemmer.

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Sabina Radu rated it really liked it Aug 08, The second key word distance talks to where it is that we want to grow. With the rapid pace of change — in growibg workplace, our families and society as a whole — the organizations that succeed will be those where employees at all levels are equipped to adapt to and excel in constant change. The two of them turned our Centre into a swamp. In his experience and research, Jim has developed insights into how to harness the leader in every employee, regardless of title or position.

Growing the Distance: Timeless Principles for Personal, Career, and Family Success by Jim Clemmer

Place your order by phone or email service clemmergroup. The upside, within a year, saw me doing staff, and eventually supervisory, work dietance six different photographic and electronic media projects, spanning the next 19 years.

Very difficult, as we do not have an unlimited budget and cannot afford a consultant, so we have to do it all ourselves. You are in complete control.

Growing the Distance

This CD is formatted for either Windows or Mac users. The leadership model that forms the basis of Growing the Distance takes a holistic approach. It does not pretend to give you the answers.


And it has to start at the individual level. Thanks for helping me to help others succeed in business! I read your book Growing the Distance and learned many useful things from it.

Uses fables, quotations, illustrations, and personal examples to inspire personal growth and change. The section quotations, stories or fables, and the main text are distinguished by three different fonts in distinct sections of the page with plenty of open space.

I jlm to say that your book is right up at the top of the list. Peter marked it as to-read Jul 23, I am only half way through Growing the Distancebut felt that I had to write to tell you how helpful it has already been. It equips people with the tools to achieve growth and balance in all areas of their lives — not just work alone, but also in their personal lives.

Selected pages Title Page. How we choose to respond to it – as leaders or as followers – determines our personal and professional growth. Listening to diatance open line shows in this day and age, we have example after example of people who think themselves to be victims and who use that thought or condition as an excuse to cease all efforts to help themselves.

Once I thought about it, a balloon is also something you can use to get a better perspective on things. The book is written so that it is easy to understand, full of good advice and examples, and not only well worth reading but entertaining and insightful as well.

Every once in a while, I come across some work that helps me refocus and hopefully grow — I believe your book will help me do that. Unique magazine style format of humorous quips, light-hearted stories, and insightful commentary.


Growlng look forward to using excerpts from Growing the Distancewith proper attribution, in my Human Resources Development course. I bought several more copies for my friends and family! In my professional development and consulting profession, I read a lot of books. Kelley Robertson Sony of Canada Ltd. The teachings are clear, concise and as with his presentations, very practical and applicable.

To really succeed in all aspects of life, Jim has provided the game plan for you to follow. By providing a common language and set of values, Growing the Distance improves the cohesiveness and performance among team members. The voting patterns and many comments added to the returned e-mail messages really helped shape the final titles. Every employee received a copy of Growing the Distanceand Jim launched the session growinv our kickoff.

Now we have a Director who is in line with your thinking, and we have embarked on a very exciting process of redesigning how eistance deliver service to the youth in our care. Again, congratulations on an outstanding book. My distancee Help Advanced Book Search. I was intrigued and decided to read it. I found these to be as useful as the rest of the content. The third level is Jim’s core text with his observations, personal examples, reflections, illustrations, application ideas, and key learning points.

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