In How Resilience Works, the author Diane L. Coutu tells us what carries people through tough times and deep recessions: it’s Resilience. How Resilience Works has 8 ratings and 2 reviews. These are dark days: people are losing jobs,taking pay cuts, suffering foreclosure ontheir homes. Som. Manageris recommande l’article How Resilience Works, Harvard Business Review,

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Jennifer Simangunsong marked it as to-read Apr 03, They see themselves as victims and have difficulties coping with problems they encounter. One of these examples is the empirical study on the survival of Holocaust victims in concentration camps. People who only have one or two of these characteristics will have some success in life both personal and professional, but people who are truly successful throughout life possess all three characteristics.

How resilience works.

Kathy Jo marked it as to-read Jun 06, In order to be truly successful in all aspects of life, personal and professional, one must possess all three characteristics: Riri rated it it was amazing May 10, Resilient people possess three defining cha These are dark days: HBR senior editor Diane Coutu looks at the nature of individual and organizational resilience, issues that have gained special urgency in light of the recent terrorist attacks, war, and recession. Janet marked it as to-read Jun 08, Lists with This Book.


She is now director of Client Communications. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Refresh and try again. In the business arena, resilience has found its way onto the list of qualities sought in employees.

Matthew Roberts marked it as to-read Mar 01, Resilient people possess three defining characteristics: Dean added it Sep 12, What carries them through tough times?

Book Review: How Resilience Works

No trivia or quizzes yet. The five steps are: Zia Ud rated it it was amazing Nov 02, Personal Impact In reading the article I realized that I have the three characteristics of resilience in my personal life, but sometimes with school and work I do not possess all three characteristics.

How Resilience Works by Diane L. Iurii rated it it was amazing Feb 10, They can only be truly resilient when they take on all three building blocks.

How Resilience Works

And third the ability to improvise, protecting them from intrusions of abusive others. Facing down reality is taking a sober, down-to-earth view of your situation and not ignoring the facts Coutu, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Leaders who exhibit this behavior gain the respect of employees, which is reflected by the work ethic demonstrated by the employees. Is it genetic or can it be learned? The first characteristic is the capacity to accept and face down reality.


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Susan marked it as to-read Aug 01, Good book on looking inward to become more resiliant to the changes life throws at you. Books by Diane L.

Trivia About How Resilience Works. These three characteristics hold true for resilient people in whatever situation they are in; but also for organizations.

This to me is a wake-up call because I need to practice all of the characteristics of resilience all of the time, so I can be successful in all aspects of my life. Articulateenvy marked it as to-read Jun 28, Leaders who rise above the challenge inspire their employees to do the same, and a common goal to succeed is inspired.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Kindle Edition9 pages. Within an arena of personal capabilities or company rules, the ability to solve problems without the usual or obvious tools is a great strength. Mehvish marked it as to-read Jan 12, One comment nelsonl14 October 15, 2: People often believe resilience resilkence from an optimistic nature.

When facing difficulties in business or private life, some people seem to cope easier than others.