January 2010
Issue Map
The Public Manager

Community: Key to High Productivity

What can managers do to create a healthy and productive organization? Building a family-like environmenta sense of communityis an approach that deserves serious consideration for those who want to elevate the quality of their organizations. Here are five organizational attributes that foster a high productivity, family-like environment.

Community and Human Nature


Erving Polster, a distinguished Gestalt psychologist, states in Uncommon Ground that people have a common hunger for belonging. Pols

You've reached ATD member-only content.

Sign in below or join ATD to continue.