Mastering Civility: A Manifesto for the Workplace

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"The most useful, well-written, and emotionally compelling business book I have read in years. I couldn't put it down." - Robert I. Sutton, Stanford Professor and author of The No Asshole Rule

"A must-read for every leader in their field." - Daniel H. Pink, bestselling author of To Sell is Human


Incivility is silently chipping away at people, organizations, and our economy. Slights, insensitivities, and rude behaviors can cut deeply. Moreover, incivility hijacks focus. Even if people want to perform well, they can't. Customers too are less likely to buy from a company with an employee who is perceived as rude. Ultimately, incivility cuts the bottom line.
In MASTERING CIVILITY, Christine Porath shows how people can enhance their influence and effectiveness with civility. Combining scientific research with fascinating evidence from popular culture and fields such as neuroscience, medicine, and psychology, this book provides managers and employers with a much-needed wake-up call, while also reminding them of what they can do right now to improve the quality of their workplaces.
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About the author

Christine Porath is Associate Professor of Management at the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. Porath travels the world working with leading organizations such as Google and the International Monetary Fund to help them solve the vexing problem of incivility.
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Publisher
Grand Central Publishing
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Published on
Dec 27, 2016
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Pages
176
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ISBN
9781455568994
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Language
English
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Genres
Business & Economics / Management
Business & Economics / Organizational Behavior
Business & Economics / Workplace Culture
Self-Help / Communication & Social Skills
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This content is DRM protected.
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