Responsibility at Work
How Leading Professionals Act (or Don't Act) ResponsiblyBook - 2007
Filled with original essays by Howard Gardner, William Damon, Mihaly Csikszenthmihalyi, and Jeanne Nakamura and based on a large-scale research project, the GoodWork® Project, Responsibility at Work reflects the information gleaned from in-depth interviews with more than 1,200 people from nine different professions?journalism, genetics, theatre, higher education, philanthropy, law, medicine, business, and pre-collegiate education. The book reveals how motivation, culture, and professional norms can intersect to produce work that is personally, socially, and economically beneficial.nbsp;At the heart of the study is the revelation that the key to good work is responsilibilty?taking ownership for one?s work and its wider impact.
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c2007
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: HD57.7 .R467 2007
Characteristics: xi, 348 p. : ill. ; 24 cm