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Business of kindness: Creating work environments where people thrive

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109719
McIvor, Olivia. Lions Bay, BC: Fairwinds Press , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF BD 620 MCI 2006
The Business of Kindness™ is a leading-edge approach aimed at enhancing wellness and sustainability for employees throughout the organization as well as for the organization itself.
Title
Business of kindness: Creating work environments where people thrive
Author
McIvor, Olivia
Place
Lions Bay, BC
Publisher
Fairwinds Press
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 241 p.
Topics
Work Behaviour
Job Satisfaction
Abstract
The Business of Kindness™ is a leading-edge approach aimed at enhancing wellness and sustainability for employees throughout the organization as well as for the organization itself.
ISBN
0968214991
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF BD 620 MCI 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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Buckingham, Marcus, Clifton, Donald. New York, NY: The Free Press , 2001. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 500 BUC 2001
This book stresses the importance of focusing on "strengths," whether a job seeker, employee, or manager. Explains why focusing on weaknesses, and thus trying to repair flaws, can be self-defeating for individuals and organizations. Includes a questionnaire for discovering one's top-five inborn tal…
Title
Now, discover your strengths
Author
Buckingham, Marcus
Clifton, Donald
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
The Free Press
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Paperback; 260 p.
Topics
Administration
Work Behaviour
Job Satisfaction
Abstract
This book stresses the importance of focusing on "strengths," whether a job seeker, employee, or manager. Explains why focusing on weaknesses, and thus trying to repair flaws, can be self-defeating for individuals and organizations. Includes a questionnaire for discovering one's top-five inborn talents.
ISBN
0743201140
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 500 BUC 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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Nursing against the odds : how health care cost cutting, media stereotypes, and medical hubris undermine nurses and patient care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14831
Gordon, Suzanne. Ithaca, NY: ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press , 2005. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Professional Practice Nursing
Title
Nursing against the odds : how health care cost cutting, media stereotypes, and medical hubris undermine nurses and patient care
Author
Gordon, Suzanne
Place
Ithaca, NY
Publisher
ILR Press, an imprint of Cornell University Press
Year Published
2005
Series
Culture and politics of health care work
Subjects
Nursing - psychology
Job Satisfaction - nursing
Physician-Nurse Relations
Public Opinion
Attitude of Health Personnel
ISBN
080147292X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Professional Practice Nursing
Audience
Professional
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Patients come second : leading change by changing the way you lead

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113937
Berrett, Britt, Spiegelman, Paul. New York, NY: An Inc. Original , 2013. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WX159 B47 2013
Title
Patients come second : leading change by changing the way you lead
Author
Berrett, Britt
Spiegelman, Paul
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
An Inc. Original
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
200 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Health Services Administration
Personnel Administration, Hospital
Personnel Management
Job Satisfaction
Attitude of Health Personnel
Delivery of Health Care
Leadership
Employee Incentive Plans
Organizational Innovation
Patient-Centered Care
Staff Development
Quality of Health Care
ISBN
9780988842809
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX159 B47 2013
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Volunteer Vancouver. Vancouver, B.C.: Volunteer Vancouver , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF BD 600 PEO 2009
This book is for voluntary leaders of non-profit organizations and provides volunteer stories to illustrate and inspire leadership in any organization.
Title
A people lens
Subtitle
101 ways to move your organization forward
Corporate Author
Volunteer Vancouver
Place
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
Volunteer Vancouver
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Paperback: 71 p.
Topics
Job Satisfaction
Work Behaviour
Volunteers
Abstract
This book is for voluntary leaders of non-profit organizations and provides volunteer stories to illustrate and inspire leadership in any organization.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
REF BD 600 PEO 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available

Strengths based leadership : great leaders, teams and why people follow

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog119937
Rath, Tom, Conchie, Barry. New York, NY: Gallup Press , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WX150 R234 2008
Title
Strengths based leadership : great leaders, teams and why people follow
Author
Rath, Tom
Conchie, Barry
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Gallup Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
266 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Leadership
Organizational Innovation
Organizational Culture
Staff development - methods
Job Satisfaction
Personnel Loyalty
ISBN
9781595620255
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX150 R234 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Survival guide to managing employees from hell: Handling idiots, whiners, slackers, and other workplace demons

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110156

http://www.nsdrc.org/AttachedFiles/Child%20and%20Youth%20Resource%20Guide%20Sept%2019_2004.pdf

Scott, Gini Graham. New York, NY: AMACOM/American Management Association , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF BD 620 SCO 2006
All managers get saddled with "problem" employees from time to time; what sets great managers apart is how they deal with them. Drawing from real-life stories, this helpful and humorous guide provides readers with practical advice for handling a wide range of difficult types, including: ; The Impos…
Title
Survival guide to managing employees from hell: Handling idiots, whiners, slackers, and other workplace demons
Author
Scott, Gini Graham
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
AMACOM/American Management Association
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 230 p.
Topics
Work Behaviour
Job Satisfaction
Abstract
All managers get saddled with "problem" employees from time to time; what sets great managers apart is how they deal with them. Drawing from real-life stories, this helpful and humorous guide provides readers with practical advice for handling a wide range of difficult types, including:
The Impossible "I"s: Incompetents, Idiots, and Imbeciles -- clueless employees who simply don't know what they're doing
The Bull in the Office China Shop -- the frequently angry worker ready to confront anyone and everyone
The Party-Time Performer -- the employee who, although great with people, constantly turns work-time into fun-time
I've Got a Problem -- employees whose work is compromised by any of a range of personal demons, from drug and alcohol problems to emotional issues
ISBN
081447408X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
URL
http://www.nsdrc.org/AttachedFiles/Child%20and%20Youth%20Resource%20Guide%20Sept%2019_2004.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF BD 620 SCO 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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What nurses want : B.C. nurses redesign their work and workplace

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8627
Attridge, Carolyn. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria , 1987. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Human Resources
Title
What nurses want : B.C. nurses redesign their work and workplace
Author
Attridge, Carolyn
Place
Victoria, B.C.
Publisher
University of Victoria
Year Published
1987
Subjects
Work
Nurses
Job Satisfaction
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Human Resources
Audience
Professional

What you accept is what you teach: Setting standards for employee accountability

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111199
Cohen, Michael Henry. Minneapolis, MN: Creative Health Care Management Inc. , 2007. 1st Edition. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 75 COH 2007
What You Accept is What You Teach offers practical advice to managers on how to hold employees accountable for a strong work ethic, intrinsic motivation, a positive attitude and constructive conduct toward customers and co-workers. It describes a leader's rights and responsibilities relative to mai…
Title
What you accept is what you teach: Setting standards for employee accountability
Author
Cohen, Michael Henry
Edition
1st Edition
Place
Minneapolis, MN
Publisher
Creative Health Care Management Inc.
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
Paperback: 191 p.
Topics
Laboratory Tests/Values
Work Behaviour
Job Satisfaction
Abstract
What You Accept is What You Teach offers practical advice to managers on how to hold employees accountable for a strong work ethic, intrinsic motivation, a positive attitude and constructive conduct toward customers and co-workers. It describes a leader's rights and responsibilities relative to maintaining standards for teamwork and customer service. It discusses how to effectively confront and set limits with employees who demonstrate counter productive and passive-aggressive behaviors that raise havoc on group morale.
ISBN
1886624763
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 75 COH 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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Women in women's work : an exploratory study of nurses' perspective of quality work environments

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog5113
Attridge, Carolyn. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria , 1987. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Human Resources
Title
Women in women's work : an exploratory study of nurses' perspective of quality work environments
Author
Attridge, Carolyn
Place
Victoria, B.C.
Publisher
University of Victoria
Year Published
1987
Subjects
Women
Work
Job Satisfaction
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Human Resources
Audience
Professional

You don't have to go home from work exhausted! : a program to bring joy, energy and balance to your life

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog8326
McGee-Cooper, Ann, Trammell, Duane, Lau, Barbara. Toronto, Ont.: Bantam Books , 1992. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WX159 M145 1992
Title
You don't have to go home from work exhausted! : a program to bring joy, energy and balance to your life
Author
McGee-Cooper, Ann
Trammell, Duane
Lau, Barbara
Place
Toronto, Ont.
Publisher
Bantam Books
Year Published
1992
Subjects
Job Satisfaction
Life Change Events
Fatigue - prevention & control
ISBN
553370618
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX159 M145 1992
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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