- The Domino Project: Designed for organizations big and small, the ideas in The Domino Project will change things for the better.
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Al Pittampalli addresses a time worn challenge that all of us have experienced for which many of us are chief executioner: Death by Meeting. However, rather than simply adding to the chorus of complaints about time-sucking, energy-sapping, life force-killing meetings, Al actually proposes something useful--The Modern Meeting and its seven critical principles of effective meeting management.
The single most powerful question to ask yourself or your co-workers when faced with a challenging situation is: What difference could you make that requires no one’s permission other than your own? Al embraces this critical notion of personal responsibility in his counter-intuitive approach to getting senior management to adopt the modern meeting: you don’t have to get everyone on board--you just need to start and let your success influence others to get on board.If you find yourself withering away in endless meetings, if your organization suffers from consensus constipation, if you can’t seem to get a decision made this century, read this book now. Wait a minute--reading this book won’t help any more than reading a prescription will get you better. Instead, apply the Seven Principles and let your creative productivity soar! --Russell Bishop
Not tremendously helpful and a bit "pie in the sky". There are some useful ideas that can readily be applied, however.Published 21 days ago by Joseph A. Fernandez
There were some interesting points but most of the book was typical MBA fluff and buzzwords.Published 24 days ago by Michael ONeil Jr
Funny, practical...It's too bad more people haven't read this book!!!Published 28 days ago by lamdressag
I am still not sure decisions can be made by one individual especially when it affects my team or departmentPublished 1 month ago by Geoff White
Wonderful resource that is an easy read yet filled with great wisdom!Published 1 month ago by James M. Hart
This is a fairly quick read, and is not filled with Earth-shattering ideas, yet it does grab your attention and gets you thinking of how you can use some or most of the ideas... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Michael Gallagher
Everyone that feels that work just starts when you finísh whole day meetings!!!! When your day is so unproductive..... This book can change your company's way of doingPublished 3 months ago by Rosario Ikeda