With over 2.5 million copies sold worldwide, Who Moved My Cheese? is a simple parable that reveals profound truths It is the amusing and enlightening story of four characters who live in a maze and look for cheese to nourish them and make them happy. Cheese is a metaphor for what you want to have in life, for example a good job, a loving relationship, money or possessions, health or spiritual peace of mind. The maze is where you look for what you want, perhaps the organisation you work in, or the family or community you live in. The problem is that the cheese keeps moving. In the story, the characters are faced with unexpected change in their search for the cheese. One of them eventually deals with change successfully and writes what he has learned on the maze walls for you to discover. You'll learn how to anticipate, adapt to and enjoy change and be ready to change quickly whenever you need to. Discover the secret of the writing on the wall for yourself and enjoy less stress and more success in your work and life. Written for all ages, this story takes less than an hour to read, but its unique insights will last a lifetime. Spencer Johnson, MD, is one of the world's leading authors of inspirational writing. He has written many New York Times bestsellers, including the worldwide phenomenon Who Moved My Cheese? and, with Kenneth Blanchard, The One Minute Manager. His works have become cultural touchstones and are available in 40 languages.
Little friends in a maze find and enjoy some cheese, but when that cheese is gone, only Sniff and Scurry adapt and go searching for more while Hem and Haw wait for more cheese to appear. Includes a note to parents and discussion questions.
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Who Moved My Cheese?, a brilliant new parable that shows readers how to stay calm and successful, even in the most challenging of environments. A young man lives unhappily in a valley. One day he meets an old man who lives on a mountain peak. At first the young man doesn’t realize that he is talking to one of the most peaceful and successful people in the world. But in the course of further encounters and conversations, the young man comes to understand that he can apply the old man’s remarkable principles and practical tools to his own life to change it for the better. Spencer Johnson knows how to tell a deceptively simple story that teaches deep lessons. The One Minute Manager (co-written with Ken Blanchard) sold 15 million copies and stayed on the New York Times bestseller list for more than twenty years. Since it was published a decade ago, Who Moved My Cheese? has sold more than 25 million copies. In fact there are more than 46 million copies of Spencer Johnson’s books in print, in forty-seven languages—and with today’s economic uncertainty, his new book could not be more relevant. Pithy, wise, and empowering, Peaks and Valleys is clearly destined to becomeanother Spencer Johnson classic.
An A-Mazing Way to Deal with Change in Your Work and in Your Life by Spencer Johnson | Key Takeaways Adapting to change is undoubtedly difficult and stressful for most people. In Who Moved My Cheese?: An Amazing Way To Deal With Change In Your Work And In Your Life, Spencer Johnson reveals how people can adapt to change in a positive manner. Beginning with an introduction by Kenneth Blanchard, the book reveals the story behind the main story. Johnson, in this book, employs the parable form to give insight on change and how to cope with it. Added-Value of this summary: • Save time • Understand the key concepts • Expand your knowledge
Teenagers' lives are full of change and this simple book will help them cope with the unique problems that face them every day, such as doing well at school, making career decisions, dealing with parents, relationships and dating, feeling good about themselves and being positive about the future.WHO MOVED MY CHEESE? FOR TEENS is an entertaining parable that reveals profound truths and insights that will last a lifetime. A group of teenagers are worried about changes in their lives. To help them out, Chris tells the story of WHO MOVED MY CHEESE? Four characters, Hem, Haw, Sniff and Scurry, search through a maze for cheese, to nourish them and make them happy, but soon the cheese runs out. Sniff and Scurry go off in search for more, but Hem and Haw stay to work out what went wrong and wait for more cheese. Eventually, Haw realises that no new cheese is coming, so he sets out into the maze and eventually finds new cheese. The group then discusses the story, finding ways to apply it to their own lives.
Based on the #1 bestselling business book, Who moved my cheese?, the maze guide is for your private notes and follow-up use.
From one of the world's most recognized experts on management comes a simple parable filled with insights designed to help readers manage change quickly and prevail in changing times. Written for all ages, the story takes less than an hour to read, but its unique insights can last for a lifetime. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
This creatively humorous jab at organizational change teaches the real value of "staying put" through the lives of two Jerseys named Pers and Prod, who persistently produce milk that eventually becomes cheese. Their hapless barnmates are two Holsteins named Hop and Jump, who chase ill-fated get-rich-quick schemes. You will enjoy the "punny" lessons as these bovines teach the rules of "ecownomics" through milk production. There's even a Merry Cow Ash Society.