Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Point B: A Short Guide to Leading a Big Change” as Want to Read:
Point B: A Short Guide to Leading a Big Change
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Point B: A Short Guide to Leading a Big Change

3.65  ·  Rating Details ·  20 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Seventy percent of all corporate change efforts fail because people resist the change. Is this failure inevitable? Absolutely not. Resistance is a by-product of the way we try to change people, of flawed strategies for gaining buy-in. But there is another way. A way that will enable your change to succeed. That way is captured in this book. Peter Bregman captures the perfe ...more
Paperback, 168 pages
Published November 9th 2007 by Space for Change
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Point B, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Point B

Community Reviews

(showing 1-49)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Barry Davis
Feb 16, 2016 Barry Davis rated it really liked it
Subtitled A Short Guide to Leading a Big Change, this practical, hands-on book starts with the timely quote - “People don’t resist change. They resist being changed.” Bregman, CEO of a leadership development and change management firm, presents 7 key steps for managing change in any organization, providing specific examples and clearly defined guidelines through this insightful book.

Here are his 7 themes:
1. Share the story. Include Content, Context and Confidence.
2. Keep everything simple (incl
...more
Abhishek
Oct 27, 2015 Abhishek rated it it was amazing
Shelves: non-fiction
An insightful and practical manual to leading big changes. Any leader who strives to or has struggled with leading long term meaningful changes at a late enterprise will benefit for this book.
Diana
Diana rated it liked it
Jul 16, 2011
Jennie Snyder
Jennie Snyder rated it liked it
Dec 30, 2013
Eric
Eric rated it it was ok
Dec 13, 2015
Zoila Bello
Zoila Bello rated it liked it
Dec 25, 2016
Rachel Bauer
Rachel Bauer rated it liked it
Jan 25, 2015
Marie
Marie rated it it was amazing
Jan 25, 2013
John
John rated it really liked it
Sep 05, 2014
Bob Mcinnis
Bob Mcinnis rated it really liked it
Jul 26, 2013
Ardit
Ardit rated it really liked it
Dec 30, 2015
Tarvo
Tarvo rated it it was ok
Apr 06, 2016
Kathy Cox
Kathy Cox rated it really liked it
Sep 04, 2014
Rhonda Mummey
Rhonda Mummey rated it liked it
Apr 26, 2015
Jacqueline Hoke
Jacqueline Hoke rated it it was amazing
May 03, 2014
Tracey
Tracey rated it liked it
Jun 15, 2010
Tracy Martin
Tracy Martin rated it it was amazing
May 15, 2014
Tobin Trevarthen
Tobin Trevarthen rated it liked it
Dec 27, 2016
April Johnson
April Johnson rated it really liked it
Mar 15, 2017
Shirley
Shirley rated it really liked it
Nov 01, 2013
Jen Chau
Jen Chau marked it as to-read
Dec 26, 2008
Zao Yang
Zao Yang marked it as to-read
Jun 09, 2009
Stephanie
Stephanie marked it as to-read
Jan 04, 2010
Chris
Chris added it
May 28, 2010
Ernie
Ernie added it
Aug 23, 2010
Jabe
Jabe marked it as to-read
Nov 18, 2010
Amanda Trothier
Amanda Trothier marked it as to-read
Aug 19, 2011
Kamrin
Kamrin marked it as to-read
Sep 09, 2012
Deborah Hartwell
Deborah Hartwell marked it as to-read
Feb 12, 2013
Kirill
Kirill marked it as to-read
Mar 04, 2013
William Moses Jr.
William Moses Jr. marked it as to-read
Apr 23, 2013
Anoop Ramakrishna
Anoop Ramakrishna marked it as to-read
Jul 12, 2013
Monte Jacoby
Monte Jacoby marked it as to-read
Jul 23, 2013
Timothy Kauphusman
Timothy Kauphusman marked it as to-read
Oct 06, 2013
Alona Raevska
Alona Raevska marked it as to-read
Nov 05, 2013
Dean
Dean added it
Nov 23, 2013
Sean Tomlinson
Sean Tomlinson marked it as to-read
Jan 25, 2014
Cecile Lal
Cecile Lal marked it as to-read
Jan 29, 2014
Stillhere
Stillhere marked it as to-read
Feb 26, 2014
Ali
Ali marked it as to-read
Feb 26, 2014
Seth Mcbean
Seth Mcbean marked it as to-read
Aug 06, 2014
Simona
Simona marked it as to-read
Sep 17, 2014
Ml
Ml marked it as to-read
Oct 12, 2014
Weiqiang
Weiqiang marked it as to-read
Feb 27, 2015
Gary
Gary marked it as to-read
Mar 01, 2015
Mable
Mable is currently reading it
May 28, 2015
Oxana Visconti
Oxana Visconti marked it as to-read
Nov 06, 2015
John Watson
John Watson marked it as to-read
Dec 20, 2015
Jason
Jason marked it as to-read
Dec 28, 2015
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
1217024
Peter Bregman is the CEO of Bregman Partners, Inc., a global management consulting firm which advises CEOs and their leadership teams. He speaks, writes, and consults about how to lead and how to live.

He is the author, most recently, of 18 Minutes: Find Your Focus, Master Distraction, and Get the Right Things Done, winner of the Gold Medal from the Axiom Business Book awards, named the best busine
...more
More about Peter Bregman...

Share This Book