Books by Martha
"Can you really find a career to satisfy your soul while it meets your career dreams? Yes! Click on the cover of this inspiring ebook to learn more!"
"This book touches not only the heart, but also the mind and soul of the HR profession. It's full of ideas with impact, tools and tips...and wonderful stories."
Professor, University of Michigan Business School
co-author, The Why of Work
"A fun and easy-to-read blueprint on understanding and creating engagement within a team. No high falootin' business jargon here -- Martha Finney tells it like it is."
Director Global Workforce Learning & Development
Save the Children
- How Joe Paterno Can Continue to Inspire
- They Lay Off HR Too, Don’t They?
- Have You Lost Respect For Your Boss?
- How to Build Passion Literacy at Work
- The Hope of HR: “People are fundamentally good.”
- Miles of Wisdom: The First Thing to Know About Inspiring Great Customer Service
- The Hope of HR: Prepare to Be Amazed…Every Day
- Five Ways to Beat “No Job/No Job” Discrimination
- The Networking Tool that Beats Facebook Hands Down
- Career Fear: Put Anxiety in Its Place
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Corporate communications demands a love for story-telling and a passion for strategically delivering the company message that serves a variety of stakeholders. As the daughter of two journalists, Diane Dixon found her way into corporate communications after growing up surrounded by smart, lively story-telling and political discussions. There was no question that she would spend her own professional life pursuing and sharing great stories, news, and, as she emphasizes, the truth.
Diane is also a rarity, especially in any communications field. She has been with the same company for 28 years, helping Avery Dennison celebrate its 50th anniversary — and now gearing up to help it celebrate its 75th. In this interview, she looks back over her career at Avery Dennison and offers advice on how to get started in corporate communications, sustaining your passion for the story and the … Continue Reading