Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - POSITIVELY MAD - MAKING A DIFF by Bill Treasurer

M. A. D. stands for Making A Difference; Positively M. A. D. shows how. This uplifting collection promoting organizational activism addresses the disenchantment felt by many who work in large organizations. Featuring "can do" vignettes by more than 50 renowned writers such as Beverly Kaye, Chip Bell, Richard Lieder, and Leslie Yerkes, the collection recounts "mad" stories about people and actions that transcend the ordinary. Here are stories, advice, and examples designed to provoke individual change in all types of organizations and, by extension, in communities, and the world at large. Individual chapters cover such topics as Having a Higher Purpose ("having a higher purpose helps the person who is M. A. D. maintain their conviction and focus during challenging times") and "Standing Up to Authority" ("people who are M. A. D. are self-assured enough, and have enough conviction, to stand up [and speak up] to authority"). This book shows that getting M. A. D. doesn't mean getting angry, or getting even - it means using personal power to effect larger change.

Buy POSITIVELY MAD - MAKING A DIFF by Bill Treasurer from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781576753125
ISBN-10: 1576753123
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 140mm x 18mm)
Pages: 188
Imprint: Berrett-Koehler
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler
Publish Date: 1-Nov-2004
Country of Publication: United States

Book Reviews - POSITIVELY MAD - MAKING A DIFF by Bill Treasurer

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about POSITIVELY MAD - MAKING A DIFF book by Bill Treasurer and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Bill Treasurer

This is the first collection of essays by Berrett-Koehler authors and includes a stellar list of BK's bestselling authors, renowned leaders and leading experts.

Books By Bill Treasurer

Leadership Kick in the Ass by Bill Treasurer
Paperback, January 2017
$40.49
Courageous Leader Card by Bill Treasurer
Paperback, February 2011
$4.46