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Vendor: Thomas Nelson
Publication Date: 2009
Availability: In Stock
Overworked, Overwhelmed, and Underpaid: Simple Steps to Go from Stress to SuccessLouis BarajasThomas Nelson / 2008 / Trade Paperback$11.99 Retail:
$15.99Save 25% ($4.00)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW551665
Wisdom and Wealth: A Christian's Guide to Managing Your Life and FinancesBeacon Hill Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback$11.99 Retail:
$14.99Save 20% ($3.00)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW123212
The Seven Secrets: Uncovering Genuine Greatness, Abridged on MP3-CDJohn HageeBrilliance Audio / MP3$16.99 Retail:
$24.95Save 32% ($7.96)Availability: Expected to ship on or about 04/04/15.CBD Stock No: WW303170
Your Road Map for Success: You Can Get There from HereJohn C. MaxwellThomas Nelson / 2006 / Trade Paperback$11.99 Retail:
$15.99Save 25% ($4.00)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW88025
Do you ever find yourself losing sight of the important things in life-work and stress can become overwhelming at times. Such is the situation where CEO Roger Kimbrough finds himself in this business parable.
The Janitor was inspired by Todd Hopkins's personal experiences of interviewing overqualified retired businessmen for evening shift janitorial positions. Todd's applicants consistently would say they simply needed something to do. In this fable, janitor Bob Tidwell helps Roger to reevaluate how he is leading his business and his life. Bob's counsel is based upon six principles that Todd and coauthor Ray Hilbert discovered have the most impact on succeeding in business while holding together a personal life. Their insightful advice is delivered in a real-to-life story that inspires you to find greater fulfillment in your life.
Like so many CEOs in the corner office, still working when the janitor arrives to do the nightly cleaning, Roger is having a difficult and stressful evening when he spills his guts to the older janitor. As their relationship develops, Bob, a retired businessman, promises help that will turn Roger's business and personal life around. The story follows not only their weekly meetings at the office but also the application of each principle:
- Recharge vs. Discharge
- View Family as a Blessing, Not a Responsibility
- Pray, Don't Pout
- Pass It Around
- Don't Spend, Invest!
- Leave a Legacy
The Janitor's message will capture your mind and heart; stimulate meaningful, lasting life-changes; and show you how to influence your family, neighbors, and coworkers while experiencing business and life to the fullest.
"Take a few minutes and devour this little book by Todd Hopkins and Ray Hilbert. It's going to be a motivational classic, and you'll be in on the first wave of inspired readers." - Pat Williams, Senior Vice President, Orlando Magic; and Author, The Warrior Within
Todd Hopkins is founder and CEO of Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services, a multimillion-dollar janitorial franchising company. Todd is one of the top speakers in the building service contracting industry and serves on the board of directors of the Building Service Contractors Association International, the industry's top association.
Ray Hilbert is cofounder and CEO of Truth@Work, a not-for-profit organization that specializes in developing products, programs, and services that help Christian business owners and marketplace leaders integrate their faith into their daily work. Prior to establishing Truth@Work, Ray was a regional director for Promise Keepers.
CherylEau Claire, WIAge: 55-65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5A must read!!June 13, 2011CherylEau Claire, WIAge: 55-65Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5I could not put down the book. Great story and a lot of lessons to be learned through it.