The Power of Respect

  • by Deborah Norville
  • Narrated by Deborah Norville
  • 6 hrs and 2 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

There is power in respect. And it comes with multiple benefits.In business:
Higher sales

  • Lower employee turnover

    Less exposure to lawsuitsAt home:
    A stronger marriage

    Healthier family dynamics

    More polite childrenIn your personal life:
    More self-respect and confidence

    Closer friendships

    Higher standing in the community
    Respect, a lost value in our world today, is the latest subject of research for Inside Edition anchor and best-selling author Deborah Norville. Citing scientific studies and using stories based on personal interviews, Norville makes a compelling case for the Power of Respect - the simple act of treating people as though they really matter.Norville details the specific dollar savings in business and dramatic improvements in student test scores that are directly attributable to respect. She says, "Now that I've seen the research done by some of the greatest minds in the field, I am stunned to see the impact of being respected and giving respect. I am also mystified. Why wouldn't someone want to put it to work?"Respect tips, sprinkled throughout the audio, and Respect Reminders, at the end of each chapter, add to the clarity of the message and help reinforce the personal benefits. Start practicing this most overlooked ingredient of success and find out what it means for you!

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    Customer Reviews

    Most Helpful

    waste of money

    What would have made The Power of Respect better?

    I cant believe I wasted my credits on this book. It is like listening to a news special in the evening which is not how I like to get my intellectual information. worst of all, it is filled with advertisements for companies who clearly sponsored this book. I felt manipulated and DISRESPECTED having to listen to these advertisements.

    What could Deborah Norville have done to make this a more enjoyable book for you?

    get somebody else to read this book who doesnt sound like they are on the evening news. I hate the news. and I hate ads in a book

    Any additional comments?

    dont waste your money or credits

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    - book shopper

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    Would you try another book from Deborah Norville and/or Deborah Norville?

    Yes, she does a great job of reviewing her work and leading you through the story

    What did you like best about this story?

    It's factual nature and relevance to business

    What about Deborah Norville’s performance did you like?


    Could you see The Power of Respect being made into a movie or a TV series? Who should the stars be?


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    - Billy Murphy

    Book Details

    • Release Date: 10-26-2009
    • Publisher: Thomas Nelson, Inc.