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The Napkin The Melon & The Monkey by Barbara Burke

The Napkin The Melon & The Monkey

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The Napkin The Melon & The Monkey by Barbara Burke
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Feb 01, 2010 | ISBN 9781401927806

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“A marvelous tale packed with ancient advice that works for modern times. This book shows you practical techniques for handling life’s challenges more easily.”
— Marshall Goldsmith, author of the New York Times bestseller What Got You Here Won’t Get You There

“A modern parable, with timeless wisdom, to help you enjoy greater happiness and success—starting from now!”
— Robert Holden, Ph.D., author of Be Happy and Success Intelligence

“In this simple yet powerful book, Barbara offers wise counsel and sharp insight for transforming our workplace disappointments and anxieties into an inspired human passion for excellence and success. If you want to have fun, learn profound lessons about life and transform your entire approach to making a living, then buy The Napkin, the Melon & the Monkey.”
— Michael Carroll, author of Awake at Work and The Mindful Leader

“Barbara’s book sheds a brilliant light on the power of empathy and the personal touch, and shows how seemingly simple acts of connectedness can improve morale and engagement. The Napkin, the Melon & the Monkey is a must read for every contact center front-line supervisor and specialist.”
— Brian Flagg, Target Corporation, Senior Group Manager, TFS Client Support Center

“The simple wisdom in these pages can lead any organization to create happier employees and more satisfi ed customers.”
— Ellen Krohne, Director, Capgemini; and former VP, Illinois Power Company

“This is a special book. Business fables are a dime a dozen. But The Napkin, the Melon & the Monkey is something different. It draws on the deep wisdom of the ages and captures both the desperation and the possibilities of the modern workplace.”
— Stephen Denning, author of The Leader’s Guide to Storytelling and The Secret Language of Leadership

“Through her storytelling, Barbara shows the importance of caring and compassion and brings alive the behaviors that can make a difference to customers, companies and customer service professionals everywhere.”
— Barbara Porter, Vice President, Business Development and Customer Service, Nicor National

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