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Worth, Richard

Overview
Works: 91 works in 239 publications in 1 language and 19,428 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Handbooks and manuals  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HD58.8, 658.406
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Most widely held works by Richard Worth
The four levers of corporate change by Peter L Brill( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Four Levers of Corporate Change, authors Peter L. Brill and Richard Worth provide an insightful new model that makes human behavior central to any change effort - and gets employees to embrace change rather than work against it. The book describes four "levers" or change drivers that managers and CEOs can use to initiate change and give it momentum down the road: understand human nature and turn traits such as anxiety and suspicion into positive qualities such as trust and dedication; wield power skillfully and effectively, a critical factor that - if misapplied - can backfire and destroy a company's entire effort; use group social processes to transform employees' belief systems and drive change throughout the organization; and employ effective leadership to get employees to identify with the change initiative and keep it moving ahead. Based on extensive author interviews with senior executives and research conducted by faculty at the Wharton School, this lively, readable book also shows you how to translate the four levers of change into 12 hallmarks of outstanding organizations; these include becoming cross-functional, customer-driven, flexible, and entrepreneurial. And it's filled with illuminating historical anecdotes, as well as current examples of the change process in action
Israel and the Arab states by Richard Worth( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of relations between Israel and her Arab neighbors, including the peace talks and treaty between Egypt's Sadat and Israel
Webster's New World business writing handbook by Richard Worth( Book )

6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers instruction and guidance on format, content, grammar, and mechanics for business and technical writing, and includes tips for presentations
South Carolina by Richard Worth( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of South Carolina from the time of the earliest European settlers to the formulation of a new country
North Carolina by Richard Worth( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the history of North Carolina, from its earliest beginnings in the seventeenth century up to the end of the eighteenth century, following the American Revolution
Women in combat : the battle for equality by Richard Worth( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses women's changing role in the military and examines the issues related to whether or not women should be allowed to serve in combat
Delaware by Richard Worth( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover life in colonial Delaware
The American family by Richard Worth( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyzes the role of the family in society, and examines different types of families, including single-parent families, unmarried couples living together, and the traditional nuclear family
You'll be old someday, too by Richard Worth( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores current attitudes toward aging and the elderly in the United States. Also includes interviews with retirees from various parts of the country discussing how they are managing their lives
The Third World today by Richard Worth( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of the approximately 130 Third World nations, including their legacies of colonialism, economies, and problems of population and health care. Relates the political, economic, and humanitarian concerns of the United States for these countries
Single-parent families by Richard Worth( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the reasons for, the needs, and the challenges of single-parent families
Stanley and Livingstone and the exploration of Africa in world history by Richard Worth( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the lives and expeditions of Henry Stanley and David Livingstone as they unlocked many geographic secrets of Africa and traces the history of European colonialism on the African continent
Johnny Appleseed : "select good seeds and plant them in good ground" by Richard Worth( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discusses the life of Johnny Appleseed, including his childhood in colonial America, his moveable nursery, the real stories behind his folk legend, and the legacy he left on American history"--Provided by publisher
Slave life on the plantation : prisons beneath the sun by Richard Worth( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a look at how slaves lived and worked on plantations
Frequently asked questions about teen fatherhood by Richard Worth( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the frequency of teen parenthood, the responsibilities of fatherhood, dealing with a partner's pregnancy, balancing teen parenthood with education and part-time work, and parenting skills
Edith Wharton by Richard Worth( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louisiana, 1682-1803 by Richard Worth( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a comprehensive guide to the history of Louisiana, its diverse people, and the impact the purchase of this state from the French has had on the United States, complete with period maps and first-person accounts
Communication skills by Richard Worth( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses communication skills needed in the workplace, including writing concise reports, public speaking, and communicating in meetings and other company settings
Organization skills by Richard Worth( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information about achieving efficient use of time on the job
Midway by Richard Worth( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of the decisive U.S. naval victory over the Japanese fleet in June 1942
 
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The four levers of corporate change
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Webster's New World business writing handbookSouth CarolinaNorth CarolinaWomen in combat : the battle for equalityDelawareSingle-parent familiesStanley and Livingstone and the exploration of Africa in world historyJohnny Appleseed : "select good seeds and plant them in good ground"