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You Made My Day: Creating Co-Worker Recognition and Relationships by Janis Allen & Michael McCarthy, (©2000) 1 (book; 165 pages softcover) $15.00 each Want to make your workplace more positive, productive, and enjoyable? One doesn't have to be a manager or supervisor in order to give meaningful recognition. This book is jam-packed with concrete ideas for co-worker recognition…recognition that doesn't cost a dime. “I plan to recommend this book to all the people I work with worldwide.” – Russell Justice, Eastman Chemical “I read this book in one night. Once I started, I couldn’t stop. ” – Bradley Chapman, Chevron Shipping, LLC Communication Can Make or Break Your Day Presenter: Janis Allen(©2014) $195.00 plus $4.50 shipping Improve your communication skills – supervisor to employee, employee to supervisor, and peer-to-peer Fast-moving, entertaining, and full of practical ideas you can use immediately Presented to an audience in 27 minutes of fun You will learn tools to: Reduce the negative talk around you and increase the positive talk Use Trangulating to problem-solve without finger-pointing Understand how everything you do influences other people’s behavior Use positive motivation to improve performance and create a more positive culture Click here to view the 2 1/2 minute … Continue reading


Since 1990, Performance Leadership has created training programs, workshops, and retreats for organizations ranging from 40 to 40,000 employees. Seventy percent of our clients ask us to return and work with them again. Participants leave our training with tools they can quickly put into practice in the workplace. Clients report changes in employees’ performance that last for years to come. Manufacturing Amcor Flexibles Atlas Precision Manufacturing Banner’s Cabinets BIC Graphics Blue Ridge Paper BMW North America Buck Stove Chrysler Coats & Clark Columbia Forest Products ConMet Manufacturing Crane Resistoflex Dynisco Manufacturing Eastman Chemical Emerson Electronics, Space Division Excelsior Packaging First Service Networks First Light Solar Ford Motor Company General Motors GTE Sylvania International Paper Kendro Laboratory Products Kodak Milliken & Company Morganton Pressure Vessels Nypro Products Optical Cable Corporation PlastiCard International Plasti-form Products Quiagen Biotech Raflatac Labels Raynor Garage Door Selee Corporation Shurtape Technologies TekTone Sound & Signal 3M Tindall Pre-stressed Concrete Volvo Construction Equipment Xerox Transportation Averitt Express Midwest Express Airlines Preston Trucking United Airlines Viking Freight Systems Utilities Georgia Power Louisiana Power & Light Philadelphia Electric Wisconsin Gas Health Care and Insurance Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama College Walk Community Empire State … Continue reading


Keynotes, Training, and Workshops: Custom-Tailored to Meet Your Needs You and your colleagues will be enthusiastic about our ENGAGE/INVOLVE training. It guarantees that everyone participates, and enjoys the experience. Our unique ENGAGE/INVOLVE training design assures that every participant takes responsibility for his or her own success in acquiring skills. Sounds like work, right? It isn’t, because our programs are not only educational, they’re fun! Our participants say time flies and they’re never bored! Watch our trailer above for the Communication Can Make or Break Your Day DVD. Customized Training, Workshops, and Keynotes Janis Allen offers each topic below as a four-hour module. You may select from this list to create a unique course of instruction to meet your organization’s needs. Click on each topic for a detailed description of each program. Please click topic below for detailed outline. Contact to schedule a free 30-minute consultation to discuss your organization’s goals. Michael McCarthy has a unique combination of experience in performance improvement, quality, and process improvement. His audiences always rate his training as “full of practical applications” and “fast-paced.” His topics are: Sustain Your Gains from Lean/Six Sigma Projects Leader standard work Process Behavior Maintenance audits – ©PBM Standard work … Continue reading