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Peter A. Hunter

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Peter Hunter wrote the Book "Breaking the Mould" , a collection of stories about what happens when ordinary people are allowed to become powerful.

From those stories Peter has taken the lessons that have allowed him to develop the revolutionary management philosophy that is called Breaking the Mould.

Peter has pioneered the implementation of this process.

Peter went to sea at an early age and progressed through three different Navies finally serving a commission as an Instructor in the Royal Navy where he spent the last five years of his commission as a rocket scientist at the Royal Naval Submarine base, Faslane.

Following his commission in the Royal Navy Peter spent six months in Venezuela as a consultant for the National Oil Corporation of V
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Breaking The Mould: True St...
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A New Way to Handle Complaints, Or Is It? (Humor)
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Description: Instead of dealing with complaints and attempting to satisfy the customer we should create a process that makes complaining so difficult then when customers complain they get such a huge negative experience and never receive any satisfaction.
Does My Bum Look Big In This? (Business & Investing)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 29, 2010 04:33PM
Description: If a good manager asks his workforce for their opinion of him he will receive their expressions of approval and be satisfied that he is doing a good job. If a bad manager asks his workforce for their opinion then he will receive exactly the same message as the good manager.
How To Get People To Do What You Want- Without Telling Them What To Do. (Business & Investing)
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Description: How To Get People To Do What You Want – Without Telling Them What To Do.
Fishing Eagles (Nonfiction)
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Description: A story told to me by a farmer in the Peruvian Andes.

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The Human Side of Enterprise, Annotated Edition by Douglas McGregor
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The Human Side of Enterprise by Douglas McGregor - 1960.
A review of an extraordinary book by Peter A Hunter, Author of “Breaking the Mould.”


This is the most difficult book it has ever been my extraordinary pleasure to review.

For some time now I have,
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Freedom From Command And Control by John Seddon
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“Freedom from Command and Control”
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John Seddon

John Seddons Book “Freedom from Command and Control” catches the eye immediately with the promise in the title.
Can there be such a thing as Freedom from Command and Control?

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"How To Get People To Do What You Want
– Without Telling Them What To Do.

If we want to get a teenager to clean their room our first instinct is to tell them to do it. They are children, we are adults. It is our function to prepare them for life and..." Read more of this chapter »
"If a good manager asks his workforce for their opinion of him he will receive their expressions of approval and be satisfied that he is doing a good job.

If a bad manager asks his workforce for their opinion then he too will receive their expressio..." Read more of this chapter »
"What a lot of money we have been wasting on dealing with customer complaints.

Instead of dealing with them and attempting to satisfy the customer we should create a process that makes complaining so difficult then when customers complain they get s..." Read more of this chapter »
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Spiritual Motivation by Aida Shuhei
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Spiritual Motivation:
New Thinking for Business and Management

This is a profoundly different book that may not reveal itself to everybody at the first reading.

It is an amalgam of some of the best thinking on this planet to address a problem that has b
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Breaking The Mould by Peter A. Hunter
Breaking The Mould: True Stories About Ordinary People Becoming Powerful
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recommended for: Anybody who enjoys a great read.
read in January, 2004
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If you have ever experienced or learnt something which you then knew was instinctively right - you will never have forgotten it. Peter Hunter leant something years ago which, regrettably, most of us have still yet to learn. But, when we do - once we ...more
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It's Your Ship by D. Michael Abrashoff
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Captain Abrashoff has written a phenomenal book about the journey he made with his ship the USS Benfold, a guided missile destroyer, from a vessel that was failing on all counts, into the best ship in the US Navy at a time of active conflict in the ...more
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25x33 Organizational Behavior & Industrial/Organizational Psychology Group — 95 members — last activity Mar 26, 2012 07:52AM
Those who are interested in the topics of organizational behavior and/or industrial/organizational psychology should join this group for exposure to e ...more



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