The Purpose Linked Organization: How Passionate Leaders Inspire Winning Teams and Great Results…

Hardcover | May 25, 2009

byAlaina Love, Marc Cugnon

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Meet the indispensablepeople who can bringyour organizationto that crucial next level.
How many can you recognize?
And wheredo you fit in?

The Builder: Creating a strong sense ofurgency to deliver results, they’re thedriving force of a growing business

The Connector: Born communicators,adept at negotiation andrelationship-building

The Conceiver: These “intellectualacrobats” think outside the box,imagine new possibilities, andcontribute to innovation

The Altruist: On the lookout to raiseyour organization’s profile whilebenefiting the world at large

Leadership development experts AlainaLove and Marc Cugnon have identified tensuch “Passion Profile Archetypes,” and in ThePurpose Linked Organization, you’ll learn thestrengths, vulnerabilities, and proper care andfeeding of them all.

Authors Love and Cugnon offer easily implementableways to channel the power of each individual’spassions in a positive, purposeful direction.You’ll understand how to link skills, values,and passions to performance—and how doingso will bring the results your organizationcan’t afford to be without.

Just as important, you’ll be able to confidentlyassess your own purpose and passions so thatyour own organizational role will be as engaging,fulfilling, and productive as possible.Most employees spend more than 84,000hours of their lives at work. When that time ispersonally meaningful, great things can happen,which will enrich your organization, thecustomers it serves, and even society as a whole.

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Meet the indispensablepeople who can bringyour organizationto that crucial next level.How many can you recognize? And wheredo you fit in?The Builder: Creating a strong sense ofurgency to deliver results, they’re thedriving force of a growing businessThe Connector: Born communicators,adept at negotiation andrelationship-buildingThe Conc...

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FREE WITH YOUR PURCHASE:Exclusive access to “The Passion Profiler,” an online toolfor identifying your Passion Archetypes—your individualstrengths, vulnerabilities, and capacity for achievement, aswell as those of every member of your organization.Work without passion and purpose?Don’t you and your organization deserve better?“Grow you...

Alaina Love, SPHR, is president and cofounder of Purpose Linked Consulting and the creator and author of many of the firm’s leadership workshops and assessment tools. Formerly a human resources executive at multinational corporations, Love now provides leadership, team, and organizational development services to Fo...
Format:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 9.2 × 6.3 × 0.85 inPublished:May 25, 2009Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0071624708

ISBN - 13:9780071624701

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Table of Contents

Introduction
PART ONE: PURPOSE AND PASSION
1: Why Passion and Purpose Matter
2: Everyone Has a Passion Profile
PART TWO: THE PASSION PROFILES
3: The Builder
4: The Conceiver
5: The Connector
6: The Creator
7: The Discoverer
8: The Processor
9: The Transformer
10: The Altruist
11: The Healer
PART THREE: PUTTING PASSION AND PURPOSE TO WORK
13: Getting Results through Passion and Purpose
14: How Great Leaders Leverage Passion