Dimensions: 112 pages, 3.35 × 2.26 × 0.2 in
Published: March 8, 2000
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0786866020
ISBN - 13: 9780786866021
From the Publisher
Over 5 Million Copies Sold! Imagine a workplace where everyone
chooses to bring energy, passion, and a positive attitude to the
job every day.
A powerful parable that will help you see your life and work in a
It''s a rainy day in Seattle, and on the third floor of First
Guarantee Financial, people have stopped believing they can make a
difference. To new manager Mary Jane Ramirez, the challenge of
bringing life back to her unenthusiastic and unmotivated team seems
impossible, until she discovers an incredibly successful workplace
down the street where the employees are so alive and passionate
that people stop just to watch them work!
FISH! is the remarkable story of what happens when Mary Jane seeks
the help of these unlikely business "experts" and learns their
secret: four simple practices that, when applied daily, help anyone
to be more energized, effective, and fulfilled.
Filled with inspiration and timeless wisdom that will resonate with
anyone in any field or career level, it''s easy to see why FISH! is
one of the most popular business parables of all time. People in
organizations around the world use its practical lessons to improve
customer service, build trust and teamwork, bolster leadership, and
increase employee satisfaction. They also use the lessons to
strengthen personal relationships, fulfill lifelong dreams, and
realize their ambitions.
FISH! will help you discover the amazing power that is already
inside you to make a positive difference-wherever you are in
Based on a bestselling ChartHouse training video which has been
adopted by corporations including Southwest Airlines, Sprint, and
About the Author
Stephen C. Lundin, Ph.D., is a filmmaker, graduate
business school professor, and professional speaker. He runs a
corporate membership seminar series as part of the Institute for
Management Studies and leads the Institute for Creativity and
Innovation at the University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis. He lives
Harry Paul is currently a full time motivational
speaker. He lives in San Diego.
John Christensen, an award-winning filmmaker,
lives is Minneapolis. He is now CEO of ChartHouse Learning
Corporation, the leading producer of corporate learning films,
including Fish!, the video, which has been adopted by
thousands of corporations nationwide. He lives in Minnesota.
From Our Editors
All is not well at Seattle's Pike Palace
Market; production is plummeting and morale is at an all-time low.
When the management tells Mary Jane Ramirez to sort their company
out, she knows that she has a grim task ahead of her. But before
long, she's working miracles with the help of head fishmonger
Lonnie ... and delivering results that nobody could have
expected. Fish! is a hilarious new book
of management parables that not only takes on proverbial management
wisdom, but comes out on top.