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Growing the Distance has 28 ratings and 2 reviews. Natasa Jim Clemmer ( Goodreads Author) Be the first to ask a question about Growing the Distance. Growing the Distance – Jim Clemmer. Chapter 1 – The Way of the Leader. • Define Internal and External Changes. • Give 2 personal Internal and 2 External. Growing the Distance: Timeless Principles for Personal, Career and Family Success by Jim Clemmer.

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Growing the Distance: Timeless Principles for Personal, Career, and Family Success by Jim Clemmer

Not to mention the book was easy to read, informative, and at the same time very uplifting. Account Options Sign in. Growing the Distance is ideal for enhancing the performance of teams, projects, or groups. Further, we are in a system which may pay lip service to 21st century organizations but when they get back to their offices from courses, they slip back into their comfort zones and do not want to see change.

Slayermel marked it as to-read Jan 02, Clemmer could find some time to read this letter, because after reading the book I have a feeling that he is one growin my dearest friends. I would recommend it to any one who wants to become a better leader.

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Growing the Distance: Timeless Principles for Personal, Career, and Family Success

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The message that you have to make change happen with them, not to them, has to be crystal clear to people in management roles. At home or in the workplace, change is an inevitable fact of life. Time is the greatest healer, but I was ready for inspiration. Growing the Distance has been unbelievably useful both in my career and home.


Imagine a book intended to be read distancce a daily basis with insightful comments or ji page by page, attempting to inspire the reader to make changes in their life. The dust has settled. Focus and context provides the central core for the six remaining timeless principles: I have never read a book on leadership that combined such a complete package. Leadership ultimately shows itself in what we do “out there,” but it starts “in here.

Some of us embarked on a fight to bring sanity and change. Yet it was easy to read and organized in such a way that would make it easy to pick growinb again and again and re-read particular chapters. Kelley Robertson Sony of Canada Ltd.

To ask other readers questions about Growing the Distanceplease ddistance up. It is right on the mark. This first experience with a digital focus group was extremely positive and productive. It is through presentations like yours — executive-level experience, boardroom perspective and industry experience — that we achieve the cclemmer of the organization.

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Dayes rated it it was ok Sep 04, My epiphany came in late, when I was forced to choose between staying in one production division at Kodak — and possibly probably regressing in assignment and pay — or moving to a different production division with development project opportunities.

I used to be a very driven, self-confident woman. It demands honesty and integrity. Your book has been a real friend. Chelsi marked it as to-read Jun 19, The timing was right.

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By all measures the indications are that it was our best conference yet: Preview — Growing the Distance by Jim Clemmer. Congratulations on another great book! I wanted to say thank you for such a tremendous book — the thoughts and ideas will be something that will be used by myself and with my team for a long time.


There was no downside to the move. To grow and develop every day; to change ourselves — and to lead others in the process.

What I tell people is that I work part-time now, rather than full-time. Growing the Distance is not a conventional book with large, tye blocks of text to plow through.

Leaders seek within — and find something more. Thanks for the Learning Experience. Your passion for your work shines through in Growing the Distance. A book about what makes it being a leader – in personal and professional life. The upside, within a year, saw me doing staff, and eventually supervisory, work on six different photographic and electronic media projects, spanning the next 19 years. Growing the Distance is full of wisdom, anecdotes and pithy advice distace an informal, easy-to-read digest format.

One level is made up of inspirational, humorous, or thought-provoking quotations. Linda Schaab rated it really liked it Mar 26, Karina rated it liked it Jan 12, Pretty good analogy to the pathways theme, huh? A number of employees have said that they feel it has changed jiim lives forever. Growing the Distance — Timeless principles for personal, tbe, and family success.

We have a very important client: I am only half way through Growing the Distancebut felt that I had clemmfr write to tell you how helpful it has already been.