Ken Blanchard Writer

Kenneth Hartley Blanchard (born May 6, 1939) is an American author and management expert. His book The One Minute Manager (co-authored with Spencer Johnson) has sold over 13 million copies and has been translated into 37 languages. He has coauthored over 30 other best-selling books, including Raving Fans: A Revolutionary Approach To Customer Service (1993), Leadership and the One Minute Manager: Increasing Effectiveness Through Situational Leadership (1985) (in which he coined the term seagull manager), Gung Ho! Turn On the People in Any Organization (1997), Whale Done! The Power of Positive Relationships (2002) and Leading at a Higher Level: Blanchard on Leadership and Creating High Performing Organizations (2006). Blanchard is the Chief Spiritual Officer of The Ken Blanchard Companies, an international management training and consulting firm that he and his wife, Marjorie Blanchard, cofounded in 1979 in San Diego, California. Blanchard was born in Orange, New Jersey and grew up in New Rochelle, New York. He attended New Rochelle High School, graduating in 1957.

Personal details

Date of birth
May 6th, 1939
Nationality
United States of America

Education

1. Colgate University Colleges/University

Colgate University is a private liberal arts college in Hamilton, New York, USA. The school was founded in 1819 as a Baptist seminary and later became non-denominational. It is named for the Colgate family who greatly contributed to the university's endowment in the 19th century.

Institution info

Type Liberal arts college
Endowment
2013. 814 mil. $
2011. 670 mil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1819
Headquarters
13 Oak Drive, 13346 - Hamilton, New York
Undergraduates
2013. 2,969
2010. 2,884
2009. 2,825
Postgraduates
2012. 15
2010. 19
2009. 12
Acceptance rate
2014. 26.2 %
2013. 26.0 %
Local tuition
2014. 47.9 K $
2013. 44.3 K $

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2. Cornell University Colleges/University

Cornell University ( /kɔrˈnɛl/ kor-NEL) is a private Ivy League research university located in Ithaca, New York, United States. It is a private land-grant university, receiving annual funding from the State of New York for certain educational missions. Founded in 1865 by Ezra Cornell and Andrew Dickson White, the university was intended to teach and make contributions in all fields of knowledge—from the classics to the sciences, and from the theoretical to the applied. These ideals, unconventional for the time, are captured in Cornell's motto, a popular 1865 Ezra Cornell quotation: "I would found an institution where any person can find instruction in any study.

Institution info

Type Private university
Endowment
2012. 4.95 bil. $
2011. 5.28 bil. $
Institution colors
Founded
1865
Headquarters
410 Thurston Ave., 1853 - Ithaca, New York
Undergraduates
2012. 14,261
2010. 13,935
2009. 13,914
Postgraduates
2012. 7,163
2011. 7,004
2010. 4,971
Acceptance rate
2014. 14.0 %
2012. 16.2 %
2010. 18.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 29 K $
2012. 43.4 K $
2011. 41.5 K $
2010. 39.5 K $
Official web page www.cornell.edu
Wikipedia article
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Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender
Notable alumni by party membership

People attended Cornell University connected by profession and/or age

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Written work

1.The One Minute Manager

Non-fiction
Editions Subjects Co-authors
1982. by HarperCollins
Management

2.The power of ethical management

Editions Subjects Co-authors
1988. at New York City (139 pages)

3.Personal Excellence

Editions Subjects Co-authors
1993. by Nightingale-Conant

4.Heart of a Leader

Editions Subjects Co-authors
2004. by Cook Communications (160 pages)

5.One Solitary Life

Editions Subjects Co-authors
2005. by Thomas Nelson (64 pages)

6.Leading at a Higher Level

Editions Subjects Co-authors
2006. by Prentice Hall (359 pages)

7.Lead Like Jesus

Editions Subjects Co-authors
2007. by Thomas Nelson (256 pages)

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