By Stephen C. Lundin, Ph.D., Harry Paul and John Christensen. FISH! isn't just about work. It's about making every moment of your life count. Readers use its. We offer several best-sellers to help you bring the wisdom of The FISH! Philosophy to the pages of your life. They're a perfect way to supplement or reinforce. Imagine a workplace where everyone chooses to bring energy, passion, and a positive attitude to the job every day. Imagine an environment in.

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She was very polite, but she did not smile and I had this impression that she would like to be at home already.

The second cashier behaved differently. Two employees, two different attitudes. Philosophy describes four elements of extraordinary customer service and helps to implement them in a workplace.

What is Fish! Philosophy was created in by John Christensen.

He visited Pike Place Fish Market in Seattle and was amazed by the way fish sellers were having fun during their work. They were also giving their customers a lot of attention, making sure that their visit would be enjoyable. An interesting thing about the fish sellers job was that it was exhausting and repetitive, and yet sellers were able to find joy in their work and sell a lot of fish.

John Christensen noticed that there are four core practices everybody could implement in their work and life.

He called it the Fish! We can hate our job and dislike every hour we have to spend there, or we can accept it with all our responsibilities and try to find joy in working there. As long as you cannot control the external events, you still can control your happiness.

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So, instead of working and not feeling happy about it, you can try to choose the positive attitude and find pleasure in your job. Philosophy Criticism One reason why Fish! They say that while powerful people control events, the rest of us can only control our attitudes.

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The staff uses the philosophy as a reminder to thank and recognize each other. Barnum pediatric unit at Bridgeport Hospital applied the four beliefs to the team to help ease the patients' and families' stay. Each principle assigned to a group of the pediatric team that Ms.

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Gomez, charge nurse of the unit, divided. The feedback from the parents after the change was very promising.

Philosophy is applied in companies as far away as the Middle East. Wild Wadi Water Park, in Dubai , United Arab Emirates, uses the video and principles in the socialization process of each of its new hires. The employees also continue to live by its principles under the initiative of the current General Manager , who makes sure that his management style both reflects these principles and that his employees are also working in an environment that allows them to simultaneously have fun and be productive.

A visible indicator of this is the team video produced for the Wild Wadi's version of the Harlem Shake song.

On his last visit, the team excitedly welcomed him into the office to renew his Ontario Health Card. The sudden change in the attitude of the staff was all thanks to the implementation of the fish philosophy in day-to-day operations of the business.

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This decision came about as a result of the lack of motivation in a certain division of the company. Employees selected music for common areas and the dress code was relaxed.

Managers worked to Be There by asking employees for their ideas on improving the business. Philosophy to build supportive relationships with students and help students practice personal responsibility.


Both are keys in creating effective classrooms. Philosophy is thought to spark creativity in the schoolhouse and the workplace. This asymmetrical power relationship is implicit in Fish! We are the ones that things are done to.Kenneth H. The people with the power seem to feel they don't need to study anything at all, since their power is proof that they already know all they need to as is.

The book I read was Fish!: Choose Your Attitude Customers such as Bill Bean are well aware of when the energy in a business is negative.

Because she works hard as she is now the sole provider for her kids , her efforts are noticed and the company president assigns her to fix the operation on the third floor of the building.

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I loved the concept of choosing your attitude and being there. Maybe you have a job that really sucks.

A coworker cleaning out his desk handed me this slim hardback volume along with "Leadership and the One Minute Manager," both of which he received at some sort of managerial seminar. So, when I saw this hardbound book - pristine, clean and crispy - being sold for only P75, I bought it right away.

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