Doing the Right Thing: The Importance of Wellbeing in the Workplace

Paperback | November 18, 2011

byTheo T., C. Cooper

not yet rated|write a review
A common metaphor for modern life is "keep the plates spinning," but it is becoming increasingly hard to balance professional and private lives, and thistakes its toll. The authors examine the working relationship between the organisation and employee, andestablish new ways that managers can broker a better deal for all concerned.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$48.50

In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

A common metaphor for modern life is "keep the plates spinning," but it is becoming increasingly hard to balance professional and private lives, and thistakes its toll. The authors examine the working relationship between the organisation and employee, andestablish new ways that managers can broker a better deal for all concerned.

Cary L Cooper is distinguished professor of Organisational Psychology at Lancaster University and a recognised authority on stress in the workplace. He has recently been instrumental in compiling a defining work on behalf of the U.K. government's Foresight project on Mental Capital and Wellbeing.Theo Theobald is an international busin...

other books by Theo T.

Conversations with a Rattlesnake: Raw And Honest Reflections On Healing & Trauma
Conversations with a Rattlesnake: Raw And Honest Reflec...

Hardcover|Nov 8 2014

$24.29$26.95list price
Ten Apples Up On Top!
Ten Apples Up On Top!

Picture Books|Mar 12 1961

$9.96$12.99list pricesave 23%
Seaside Walks on Vancouver Island
Seaside Walks on Vancouver Island

Paperback|Mar 24 2014

$14.02$15.00list pricesave 6%
see all books by Theo T.
Format:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.02 inPublished:November 18, 2011Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230298443

ISBN - 13:9780230298446

Customer Reviews of Doing the Right Thing: The Importance of Wellbeing in the Workplace

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Introduction
Work, What Is It Good For?
A Potted History Of Commerce
Case Study 1 - Working Parents
Case Study 2 - The Stuck, Stressed Middle Manager
Case Study 3 - Weary Workaholics
A Case For Change
Getting Better
Environomics - Workplaces That Are Designed To Work... Beautifully
Fit For Business - Brain Trained Staff With Healthier Minds And Bodies
Generosity - It Costs Less Than You Think
Chain Reaction - Linking Life Together Through Better Connections
Thirst For Knowledge = Zest For Life
Consolidation And Reflection