White Haven, PA — September 21, 2010 — “Don’t Bring It to Work” published by Jossey Bass and written by Sylvia Lafair, PhD, President of Creative Energy Options, Inc.,(CEO), has recently been named “Best Book” from Nautilus Books in the Business and Leadership Category.
The book was featured at the Book Expo in New York City. The judging is a multifaceted process going through several tiers of evaluation. Judges include editors, college professors, writers and publishers.
“I’m honored to have been acknowledged knowing the competition was strong and I’m proud to be recognized with such a distinguished group of authors,” said Lafair who speaks frequently about leadership at corporate and association conferences, where her message offers immediate and profound transformation.
Her award winning book “Don’t Bring It to Work” has been ranked in the top of Amazon’s Best Selling Workplace books.
“Don’t Bring It to Work” addresses the 13 most common behavior patterns in the workplace, the underlying cause of office politics and poor communication. The book offers tips and tools to transform them for increased creativity and productivity.
In addition Dr. Lafair is now offering the companion “Pattern Aware Success Guide” as a daily method to consciously transform your life both at work and at home.
Her leadership course, “Total Leadership Connections” utilizes many of the tools found in the book. The course, a four session program, offers individuals the opportunity to make long-lasting, sustainable change within the comfort of a small group setting; a unique format with people from various industries and organizations.
“Our “Total Leadership Connections” program has proven results,” said Herb Kaufman, CEO for CEO. “We can see the change in people and we can prove it with our 360 Degree Leadership Assessment that is conducted before someone starts the program and again six months following completion of the program. We’re very proud of the strong results we’re seeing with this assessment.”
Back by request is WELL, “Women Executive Leadership Learning”, a 2 day seminar that puts the spotlight on what women leaders want and need in today’s complex world.
To explore how your company can benefit from our leadership programs or having Dr. Lafair speak at your next program, please view our website, www.ceoptions.com. You may call or email, Mary Jane Saras, [email protected] or 570-636-3858. She will be glad to provide an overview, the course syllabus, and a quote.
Founded in 1985, CEO facilitators are workplace relationship experts! We help you create immediate, profound, and positive change in your work culture using our proven PatternAware™ tools, tips, and techniques.
We guarantee improved employee and client relationships. Our practical information and methods, used in businesses of all sizes, help co-workers cooperate in new and effective ways to increase productivity and profits.
Sylvia Lafair, Ph.D. and Herb Kaufman have a shared vision for creating extraordinary leaders in the 21st Century; authentic leaders who dare to do it differently, leading from a place of honesty, integrity, and creativity. They believe there is a new and better way for leaders to gain strategic advantage and improve their bottom line: by learning to observe, understand, and transform behavior patterns so that productivity and collaboration thrive.
Dr. Lafair, an international leadership and relationship expert, is an engaging speaker whose specialties include; how to create a motivated workplace, dial down tensions with colleagues, decoding office politics, and finding the safe stress zone at work.
Creative Energy Options, Inc.