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Jordan, Peter J.

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Most widely held works by Peter J Jordan
The Abilene paradox by Jerry B Harvey( Visual )

14 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Management consultant Jerry B. Harvey illustrates the paradoxical nature of mismanaged agreement, describes symptoms of the paradox, probes the reasons behind the behavior, and offers strategies for eliminating collective decision-making confusion
The Power of listening by Ann Weiser Cornell( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2016 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A program designed to assist office workers in becoming more effective listeners by following techniques which will overcome listening blocks and aid in increasing retention
Cognitive development by Peter Reddy( Visual )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses animation to explain Piaget's theory of cognitive development and live action to examine Dr. Siegfried Engelmann's behaviorist view of intellectual development
A New look at motivation. by Peter J Jordan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1988 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the way people perceive their work place by drawing an analogy between the impact of eather on people and the impact of organizational climate on workers
Left in Baghdad( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2017 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"After losing his left arm to an IED while serving in Iraq, American soldier Ross Graydon spends six months rehabilitation at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center. This documentary follows Ross as he returns with his wife and daughter to their home in Ft. Campbell, Kentucky. Ross resumes civilian life, never letting his new physical limitations affect his happy-go-lucky attitude. We see Ross outfitted with a new lifelike prosthetic arm, recounting his Army experiences with his daughter's school class and with fellow veterans, experiencing newfound victories like learning how to maneuver a slice of pizza with a mechanical hand and optimistically planning for the future by enrolling in college ..."--Container
Aging by Jamie Guth( Visual )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program covers the physical process of aging, examining the various body systems to see how and why they change as they age. It also shows that not all the changes in older people are inevitable and that some changes in the aging body can be slowed down or reversed."--Cover
Communicating non-defensively( Visual )

in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a series of vignettes to illustrate common examples of defensive behavior. Shows steps to ease this behavior with the viewpoint of enhancing relationships with both subordinates and superiors
Problem-solving strategies( Visual )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn how to solve problems involving time, ratios, formulas and geometric shapes by using various methods such as graphs, diagrams, formulas, logical reasoning, and even guessing
Conflict on the line, a case study( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a case study in management involving a conflict between an employee and a supervisor, and shows the attempts of their manager to deal with the situation. Designed with a freeze-frame ending to encourage viewers to develop their own strategies for managing conflicts
Performance appraisal, the human dynamics by CRM/McGraw-Hill Films( Visual )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how and why managers make subjective performance appraisals, the negative impact these can have on employee morale and productivity, and the link between effective performance appraisals and effective management performance
Legacy : the leadership challenge 20th anniversary DVD collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstration of transformational leadership models for managers and staff
Managing stress by Ben Bissell( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights some of the causes of stress and shows some steps to reduce stress
The attitude virus : curing negativity in the workplace( Visual )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bad attitudes can threaten the essential functions of your workplace. They spread like viruses from individual employees through departments and infect entire organizations. Participants will benefit by learning to take responsibility for their own attitudes and success, plus, underlying causes for unproductive attitudes will be resolved and fewer personal problems will affect work -- Container
Accountability toolkit : government version( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What makes a person accountable? These days, when everyone seems to have a different idea of what "accountability" means, it's hard to know. But when you simply look at it from the perspective of what it takes to be a person others can count on, certain specific behaviors emerge. This Toolkit contains video clips that illustrate these behaviors in a variety of workplace settings. They can be shown to make key points in meetings and presentations, or used as content for internal courses you are building
Reward and punishment by Peter Jordan( Visual )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses principles underlying the two major influences in human development, reward and punishment, and guidelines for their use in developing new behaviors or changing existing behaviors of young children
Language development by Uniview Productions( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows research being done on language development, such as Dr. David Premack's work at the University of California teaching language to chimpanzees. The process of language development is examined beginning with the development of phonemes, syntax and semantics. It looks at the process by which language is acquired and how that acquisition can be influenced
Group tyranny and the gunsmoke phenomenon( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dr. Jerry B. Harvey dispels the myth that group tyranny, or peer pressure, is a root cause of our actions. Individuals in groups do things they would never do alone, not because of peer pressure, but due to their instinctive fear of isolation from the group
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Legacy : the leadership challenge 20th anniversary DVD collection