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Community Resources

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The resources below have been submitted by Community Members and reviewed by the CHOLearning Board of Directors. CHOLearning is not responsible for the creation of this content or its accuracy. 


The Price We Pay for Expecting Perfection - David Marx

The Stress of Life - Hans Selye

The Field Guide to Understanding Human Error - Sidney Dekker

Human Error - James Reason

The Culture Code - Daniel Coyle

Extreme Ownership - Jocko Willink and Leif Babin

Never Split the Difference - Chris Voss with Tahl Raz

The Power of Habit - Charles Duhigg

Immunity to Change - Robert Kegan and Lisa Laskow Lahey

The Hope Circuit - Martin E. P. Seligman

The Normalization of Defects - Randy Hain

Bob’s Guide to Operational Learning – Bob Edwards and Andrea Baker

5 Principles of Human Performance – Todd Conklin

Workplace Fatalities – Todd Conklin

Better Questions - Todd Conklin

The Fearless Organization – Amy C. Edmondson

Safety Leadership – Robert J. de Boer

Understanding Mental Models: Practically Applying Performance Modes, Systems 1 & 2, and GEMS – Rob Fisher

Root Cause Analysis: Improving Performance for Bottom Line Results – Mark A. Latino & Robert J. Latino

7 Insights into Safety Leadership – Thomas R. Krouse and Kristen J. Bell

Drift into Failure – Sidney Dekker

The Zero Index – Colin Duncan

Thinking Fast and Slow – Daniel Kahneman

4DS FOR HOP AND LEARNING TEAMS - Brent Sutton, Jeffery Lyth, Brent Robinson, & Josh Bryant

Doing Quality Differently - Cliff Berry and Amy Wilson

Bringing Out the Best in People – Aubrey Daniels

Safety Differently – Sidney Dekker

Safety at the Sharp End:  A Guide to Non-Technical Skills – Paul O’Connor and Rhonda H. Flin

Human Factors in Simple and Complex Systems – Robert W. Proctor and Trisha Van Zandt

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference – Malcolm Gladwell

Critical Steps – Tony Muschara, Ron Farris, & Jim Marinus

Do Safety Differently – Sidney Dekker and Todd Conklin

Risk-Based Thinking: Managing the Uncertainty of Human Error in Operations – Tony Muschara

Good to Great – Jim Collins

Just Culture: Balancing Safety and Accountability – Sidney Dekker

Remedy: The Formula for an Evolving Performance Culture – David Bowman, Todd Brumfield, James Merlo, Dave Sowers, & Ken Hallaran

Managing the Risks of Organizational Accidents

Organizational Accidents Revisited – James Reason

Viral Change – Leandro Herrero

Don’t Shoot the Dog!: The New Art of Teaching and Training – Karen Pryor

The Department of Energy (DOE) Human Performance Improvement Handbook, Volume I: Concepts and Principles

The Department of Energy (DOE) Human Performance Improvement Handbook, Volume II: Human Performance Tools for Individuals, Work Teams, and Management

Start With Humility – Merwyn A Hayes and Michael D. Comer

The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and the Horse – Charlie Mackesy

Authentic Conversations – Jamie Showkeir and Maren Showkeir

Fish! – Stephen C. Lundin, Ph. D., Harry Paul, and John Christensen

Go Put Your Strengths to Work – Marcus Buckingham

The Bezos Blueprint – Carmine Gallo

Happy to Work Here – Steve McMenamin, Tom DeMarco, Peter Hruschka, Tim Lister, James Robertson, and Suzanne Robertson

Sources of Power – Gary Klein

Creating the Accountability Culture – Yvonne Thompson

Who Moved My Cheese? – Spencer Johnson, M. D.

The Productive Leadership System Maximizing Organizational Reliability - Tom Moriarty


Papers, Articles, Documents

Discretionary Performance - Mike Blevins

If you have to Hold People Accountable - Mike Blevins

Just Discipline - Mike Blevins

HPI Book List - Charles Major

Lucas OPT Recommended Reading - Joe Estey, Sr

HPI Resource List - Joe Estey, Sr.


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