I came across our iceberg is melting changing and succeeding under any conditions when looking for a book on organizational change i was then pleased to see that the forward was written by spencer johnson who authored who moved my cheese and coauthored the one minute manager. Our iceberg is melting: changing and succeeding under any conditions john kotter and has produced a great book that contains a wealth of wisdom and insight while it looks and reads like a simple book, it is anything but simple the message which kotter is able to make clear goes much. Our iceberg is melting review the author of the book, john kotter, found that 90% of organizations were either ignoring relevant changes or trying this was leading to too much time and money being wasted so he decided to turn a story about a group of penguins and a melting iceberg to illustrate. John kotter's leading change and the heart of change laid out a prescription for the serious and difficult work of implementing change, in an increasingly more competitive and faster paced global marketplace this latest work, our iceberg is melting is, to my knowledge, a first it is a fable. Our iceberg is melting : changing and succeeding under any conditions (john kotter) at booksamillioncom the revised and updated tenth anniversary edition of the classic, beloved our iceberg is melting is a simple story about doing well under the stress and uncertainty of rapid change.
John p kotter, holger rathgeber, oliver wyman a new edition of the classic business parable that has sold more than a million copies since 2006 our iceberg is melting is a simple fable about doing well in an ever-changing world. Harvard business school professsor john kotter talks about his book our iceberg is melting with a familiar friend. Our iceberg is melting has 9,195 ratings and 791 reviews david said: i knew it was time to leave the corporate world when our vice-president, a friend w see a problem we'd love your help let us know what's wrong with this preview of our iceberg is melting by john p kotter.
The book uses a simple metaphor 'our iceberg is melting' to illustrate the fact that one can perform well in a dynamic environment this paper entails a review of the book, 'our iceberg is melting: changing and succeeding under any conditions' by john kotter. If you've read books like one minute manager by ken blanchard and who moved my cheese by spencer johnson, then you will be familiar with the way this book is written a story telling style is used to illustrate john kotter's eight principles of change outlined in another book, leading change by the.
John kotter from wikipedia, the free encyclopedia in 2006, kotter co-wrote our iceberg is melting with holger rathgeber where those same 8 steps were expanded into an his educational articles in the harvard business review magazine continue to be among the magazine's top sellers. John kotter, holger rathgeber, peter mueller, and spenser johnson did a great work when they wrote the book, our iceberg is melting: changing and succeeding under any conditions this book talks about succeeding in an ever-changing world and has been used to help thousands of people and. At first glance, our iceberg is melting seems easy to dismiss as an attempt to fuse a few hot topics - global warming, marching penguins - into a who moved my cheese fable-as-business-lesson best seller but this penguin parable has a pedigree in the form of harvard business school's john kotter.
Our iceberg is melting john kotter and holger rathgeber have written amazing book on how to handle organizational change and succeed under any john kotter has come up with eight steps to handle organizational change whether you work in a business or business of life, everyone from. 'our iceberg is melting' has become a foundational book for many leadership and change management programs around the world the book is based on john kotter's '8 step change process' and deals with team and organizational change, as opposed to personal change. In this our iceberg is melting book review, we learn kotter's 8 steps by following the story of an observant penguin named fred who stumbles upon evidence that the iceberg his clan calls home is melting (global warming, anyone) this clan is very well managed, and the iceberg has been their.
John kotter is probably the leading change expert in the world and creator of the 'eight step process of successful change' in this book kotter and rathgeber have developed a fable about a colony of emperor penguins and their reaction to the need to change when they discover their iceberg is melting. Our iceberg is melting is a simple story about doing well under the stress and uncertainty of rapid change based on the award-winning work of harvard business school's john kotter. 'our iceberg is melting' is a book makes a great comparison of our daily lives with the penguin, in their different leading change by john p kotter kotter is the konosuke matsushita professor of leadership at the harvard business school and the founder and a principal.