Master the four behavioral styles and transform your career, your
By Merrick Rosenberg & Dan Silvert
"Taking Flight! is packed with life-changing insights
about you and everyone you know.
You'll never look at people quite the same way again."
Marshall Goldsmith, author of MOJO and What Got You Here
Won't Get You There
"Taking Flight! is an instant classic that will forever
change how you see yourself and interact with others. The
engaging fable that opens the book - and the enlightening
discussion that follows - should be read by anyone seeking
growth and success."
Ken Blanchard, coauthor of The One Minute Manager®and
Lead with LUV
Dorian is bossy and doesn’t pull any
punches. Indy just wants to have fun. Sarah hopes everyone will get
along. Crystal needs everything to be perfect.Sound like anyone you know?
They’re not your coworkers, though they may remind you of them. They’re not
your customers, but they may act like them at times. In fact, they’re a
community of birds living in an exotic forest, racing against time to save
their beloved Home from impending disaster.
What can they teach us about human nature? As it turns out, a whole lot!
Follow the eagle, parrots, doves, and owls as they discover the four behavioral
styles that explain why we all think, act, and say the things we do. In this
entertaining fable, you’ll gain answers to profound questions, such as:
Why did my coworker say that?
What was my manager thinking?
Why do I click with some and clank with others?
Taking Flight!: Master the four behavioral styles and dramatically improve
your career, your relationships...your life
helps you identify your own style and gives you simple techniques to
recognize the styles of others. Whether you’re an executive, parent,
teacher, team member, or friend, Taking Flight! reveals how applying
behavioral style wisdom can dramatically improve your effectiveness at
work…your personal relationships...the very quality of your life!