Sat, 27 Oct GMT ubuntu stephen lundin pdf – About Ubuntu! A powerful story about the. African philosophy of teamwork and collaboration. Ubuntu! has ratings and 51 reviews. Mark said: I could not Surely this is a crispy book written by Stephen Lundin and Bob Nelson. They tell an inspiring. Ubuntu!: An Inspiring Story about an African Tradition of Teamwork and STEPHEN LUNDIN, an international speaker, writer, and entrepreneur, is the lead.

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I found the concept of Ubuntu very interesting and the idea that it could be used to transform the workplace is very refreshing and stelhen filled.

Ubuntu!: An Inspiring Story about an African Tradition of Teamwork and Collaboration by Bob Nelson

Uubuntu 08, Irene Gracesiana rated it liked it. Quick read–motivational book describing the merits of the African concept of Ubuntu for American corporations. As you read through the lessons and experiences of the characters, look inside yourself and see what lessons you can learn. Their method is not my favorite mode of presentation. Stay in Touch Sign up. Riya Sam April 4, at 3: May 17, Valerie rated it did not like it. It focuses on what we have in common rather than on what separates us.

His only solution is to take on more work himself, burning the midnight oil and coming in most weekends to pick up the slack and keep his department above water.

LundinBob Nelson No preview available – I liked the philosophy presented in the book and the way it’s origin is traced back to the African community. But for “Ubuntu” to succeed in an Organization, it needs to start at the top of the organization.

Truethis philosophy was followedbut the details on the way it was impl A decent read. A very inspiring story about any African tradition, that encourages Teamwork and collaboration. Jun 15, Sundarraj Kaushik rated it liked it. Where it lacked was the way in which the solution was implemented. When one of the employees stays behind to help steohen young man who came to America from a small village in Africa—he learns of the ancient wisdom and hidden power of the African philosophy of Ubuntu.


Favorit I am, because we are. However the story used to convey the philosophy was fictional, yet based on real-life experiences of the authors as stated by the authors in the prefaceand as a ludin, the many of the situations did come across as contrived. Looking for More Great Reads?

Unbound Worlds Exploring the science fiction and fantasy universe. Dec 06, Bruce rated it liked it. I realize that in such a short book, vast drama and character depth can not be developed, but change came just a little too easily to be quite believable. He lives in South Ubunfu. For 89 of those minutes, I kept waiting for the book to get to its good part. Therefore, even after completing the bookit still felt incomplete. Before long, it begins to change the way he thinks about the people he works with, about himself, and about how he runs his department and his life.

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Maybe it Will be lunxin of my work May 17, Shubha rated it it was amazing. According to the book, it was this philosophy, that was promoted by the likes of Mandela and Bishop Tutu which ensured that there was not much lashback after the lifting of apartheid in South Africa.

stepheh It is unimpeachably solid, and all the more so, considering its application during the peaceful transition to an elected majority government in South Africa in and the subsequent ubutu of the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission. I was psyched when I saw Ubuntu in the non-fiction row in my library and picked it up. Jan 31, Han Wei rated it really liked it. It’s about community and explains that it is created when you find unity of purpose with others.

We all relate to great stories and Ubuntu! Your email address will not be published. However in chapter entitled ubunyu Presentation for the Corporate Presenation” they state in the memo to firm that date of presentation is May 23rd?


Rather a simplified writing style, but still an interesting concept.

Ubuntu: An Inspiring Story About an African Tradition of Teamwork and Collaboration

I received Ubuntu as a review copy, but my MBA has an emphasis in teamwork and collaboration, so this book is something I would have bought on my own. I could not believe the low ratings and criticism of this book.

But, for me, the story—a not very interesting piece of fiction—unnecessarily dilutes the idea. Klaus Schwab and Nicholas Davis.

The comments I see here about the way it is written and how the concept can be presented in a shorter book, may be true, but at the same time, I find everybody here saying: Mar 30, Minutes. Ubuntu is a fun book you can read quickly to learn lessons that will guide srephen for a lifetime of working with people.

Ubuntu!: An Inspiring Story about an African Tradition of Teamwork and Collaboration

John Peterson, a new manager in the credit department at a major big-box retailer, is struggling in his job. The a I saw this little book on a library table and thought, “How funny! Apr 27, Fayette rated it it was ok.

From Global to Local. A book titled ‘Ubuntu’ that has nothing to do with the operating system. Several important principles on Ubuntu philosophy oundin them all: To connect on this most basic level is often forgotten.

His only solution is to take on more work himself, burning the midnight oil and coming in most weekends to pick up the slack stfphen keep his department above water. Jul 10, Lindsey rated it liked it Shelves: