"A fabulous book, a must read!" -- Jack Mitchell, Chairman and CEO of Mitchells/Richards/Marshs, Author of Hug Your Customers: The Proven Way to Personalize Sales and Achieve Astounding Results
"An enthralling and impressive work. It shows how to empower people and create great societies, corporations and cultures. I'm giving it to everyone at my own firm." -- Russell Reynolds, Jr., Founder and Former CEO, Russell Reynolds Associates; Chairman, The Directorship Search Group
"In our turbulent times, leaders who are searching for ways to develop the healthy work environment that releases the energy of their people, releases the human spirit, could not find a more inspiring support than this great new resource for leaders in the corporate, government and social sectors. Fired Up or Burned Out will be the indispensable leadership guide for leaders everywhere." -- Frances Hesselbein, Chairman and Founding President, The Peter Drucker Foundation (Renamed the Leader to Leader Institute)
"Reading this book is like having a great conversation; new and interesting people join in along the way, adding their own personal and varied insights, and encouraging an increasingly smart and useful dialogue. Readers are compelled to emerge smarter, more thoughtful, and more energized and engaging with this book." -- Regina Fazio Maruca, former Senior Editor, Harvard Business Review, Coauthor Your Leadership Legacy
"Stallard's strategy gives business owners the tools to energize and strengthen their employees. Fired Up or Burned Out is a must-read for leaders who are looking for new ways to inspire spirit in the workplace." -- Shep & Ian Murray, Co-Founders and CEOs of vineyard vines
"Through fascinating stories, Fired Up or Burned Out convinced me of the power of connection, in life and in work. It helped me see what is missing in so many organizations. Just as important, I learned what to do about it." -- Marian Chapman Moore, Professor, Academic Director, Darden MBA for Executives, Darden Graduate School of Business, University of Virginia
"Pragmatic...not PollyAnnaish...The soft stuff counts and Stallard's book helps fluff the pillows...It's impossible not to find some example that will make you rethink your own approach to other people in your working life." -- Michael Fitzgerald Columnist, The New York Times (on BNet)
"This is a very big idea. While it's simple, it's not easy to do, but it's important. Hurry!" -- Seth Godin, Author, The Dip
--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
About the Author
Michael Lee Stallard is cofounder and president of E Pluribus Partners, a think tank and consulting firm helping organizations increase employee and customer engagement. As former chief marketing officer at Morgan Stanley and Charles Schwab, he was a thought leader on the topic of engaging people on the front lines of business. He has taught these principles to Fortune magazine, The World Presidents Organization, the American Bankers Association, and more.