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Publisher's Summary

Random House presents the audiobook edition of Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson, read by Tony Roberts and Karen Ziemba, with an introduction read by Kenneth Blanchard.

Who Moved My Cheese? is a simple parable that reveals profound truths. It is the amusing and enlightening story of four characters who live in a maze and look for cheese to nourish them and make them happy. Cheese is a metaphor for what you want to have in life, for example a good job, a loving relationship, money or possessions, health or spiritual peace of mind. The maze is where you look for what you want, perhaps the organisation you work in or the family or community you live in. The problem is that the cheese keeps moving.

In the story, the characters are faced with unexpected change in their search for the cheese. One of them eventually deals with change successfully and writes what he has learned on the maze walls for you to discover. You'll learn how to anticipate, adapt to and enjoy change and be ready to change quickly whenever you need to. 

Discover the secret of the writing on the wall for yourself and enjoy less stress and more success in your work and life. 

©2018 Spencer Johnson (P)2018 Random House Audiobooks

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it was just very plain and boring...

i dont think i am the targer audience. hence it became very boring. maybe better if youre 40+

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An oldie but a goodie.

Even if you have an agile mindset already, it's a great reminder. Good as an easy listen on the drive to work.

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A modern day Aesops Fable

I read this when I was a teenager and now I'm a teacher I'm going to use this to teach my students about putting meaning into their own narratives. This is a great allegory that individuals can get a lot of growth out of.

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Great Book

I have listen to this book more than 5 times now and something new every day. Take you mind beyond every day life and allows to see what is changing around you.

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Excellent

Excellent read, short and to the point. A great perspective for business and your life.

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great relationship to human living

this book is very relatable to human society and broken down into a great story

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  • Roxanne
  • 01-10-2020

Good book on adapting to change!

This book was a good one, incorporating a story which always makes things interesting.

The story, the discussion that followed, and the afterword by the author helped me to appreciate the importance of having a mindset that is willing to adapt to change and to sense changes in seasons and move with them rather than becoming left behind.

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  • 匿名
  • 28-05-2020

Really the most impressive, digestible little book

This is a most interesting read. Playful, easy to understand, yet the concepts are complex and educated.

There are easily more than 100 principles one could pick up, it felt like after every second sentence.

Anyone who is a business owner, entrepreneur, running for president, a parent, anyone really can pick up this book and benefit a great deal.

Thanks Dr. Spencer for a succinct ensemble.

Sally.

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  • Ryan
  • 23-02-2021

Rich truths

I enjoyed the richness of the truths told in this story. It has def shaped how I will think about change moving forward.

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  • Amod Wadhi
  • 03-11-2020

Classic Motivation

it's the simplest of books that you will ever find that will positively motivate you to make a change, accept change and believe that change is constant.
a fantastic read, can be read over many times and the same excitement is felt each time. read it at different stages in your life and you will get a different perspective each time....remember....It's Cheese time everytime, you just have to see it that way!!

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  • Richard McFerran
  • 28-09-2019

Okay

I read this book 15+ years ago, it was a refreshing read then. As a 'scurry' and a self-confessed change junkie, I've moved forward from this book and l understand the stress that it causes on those reluctant to change.

As a short read it is worth a credit as it simplifies the complexity of change.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 14-11-2020

Very inspiring

Wonderful book. Initially I thought it a boring college story. By the time the book completed I feel it is a book need to listen by everyone once in their life time.

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  • 12-09-2020

Accurate but old now

I think this book was brilliant at the time of publication, I agree with everything in it but it feels old, obvious and not very good value for money in 2020. The basic lesson is learn to change because if you don't you'll get left behind, in the 1970s this was probably radical thinking but I think most of us in the working world know this by now.

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 26-06-2020

Great Book!

So short, but so powerful! Maybe one of the most powerful book that I have ever listened or read.

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  • Augusta
  • 04-05-2020

best change book

I'll recommend this book to anyone serious about change. it's life transforming. it's a must read!.

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  • David Fitzmaurice
  • 04-06-2021

Fantastic Short story about change

I really enjoyed this book. I love the short story which is also suitable for kids.

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  • Panache
  • 24-05-2021

Love this

love this, encouraged me to become brave. great present too

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  • Auxi
  • 22-03-2021

So simple yet not so easy to do it

Simple story with a lot of food for thought. Very impressed by the way the story is told for every one to understand it.

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  • Jordon
  • 16-02-2021

What a book!

I found this very similar in its message to ‘fish’, different meaning and story but using the power of story telling delivers a fantastic message, really resonated with me so much I’m going straight back into it and go through again in case I missed anything, and I usually do! A must if you are going through or have gone through change but must even if you haven’t as it’ll prepare you for when you do!! Thank me later x

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