Posts Tagged ‘Spencer Johnson’

Who Moved My Cheese – Book Review

Friday, November 1st, 2013

I had already read a book called The One Minute Manager by Dr.Spencer Johnson and hence was quite thrilled when I picked up this book called Who Moved My Cheese. I have got quite a few recommendations in the past about this book and hence was happy to read Who Moved My Cheese.


Who Moved My Cheese revolves around a simple concept – Embrace Change – explained using a story built around four characters, Sniff, Scurry, Hem and Haw.


The One Minute Manager – Book Review

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Got a chance to grab a copy of ‘The One Minute Manager’ by Kenneth Blanchard and Spencer Johnson. I feel this is one of the best books that I have read, which is written using words and terms that are easily understandable by the common man.

This book recommends three simple One Minute principles

  1. One Minute Goals
  2. One Minute Praises and
  3. One Minute Reprimands

The style of writing in this book leads you into a story telling mode where the story is around a Manager who follows the above mentioned rules and successfully runs an organization. This reminded me of The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari, which also uses a similar style of story telling.