Joe Tye, America's Values Coach

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Motivational Books and Workbooks. Values-Based Life and Leadership Strategies that Really Work.

Proven strategies for goal-setting, personal motivation, leadership development, and life success. You will learn how to:

  • Dream bigger and think more creatively.
  • Confront your fears with courage and determination.
  • Stop procrastinating and use your time more productively.
  • Overcome inner barriers holding you back from being your best.
  • Be more effective as a leader – and as a parent.
  • Achieve your most authentic goals.
  • Become the person you are truly meant to be. is your best source for leadership development, and success coaching and training resources.


Leadership, motivation, and success strategies from Values Coach

Ultimate Resources for Achieving Your Goals by Living Your Values.

The Florence Prescription
A fun-to-read story that describes eight essential characteristics of a culture of ownership and prescribes effective strategies for building that culture in hospitals – and the lessons apply to every other organization as well! Not only that, they apply in your own personal life as well. This book can change your organization and it can change your life.


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Pickle Pledge
The Pickle Pledge and The Pickle Challenge for Charity were the first steps in a cultural transformation process at Midland Heath that resulted in: 

• Midland Memorial Hospital going from all-time low to all-time high patient satisfaction in less than a year. 
• Employee engagement going from below average to the highest it’s ever been over that same period of less than a year. 
• A recurring annual Cultural Productivity Benefit of between seven and ten million dollars per year. 
• An outstanding reputation in the community and national recognition in journal articles, books, and podium presentations. 
• Midland health being the first healthcare organization in America to be honored with the INSPIRIED • Award for values and culture excellence. 
• Most important, by taking The Pickle Pledge to heart, hundreds of Midland Health employees have made dramatic improvements in their own personal lives. 

In this book Joe Tye and Bob Dent share the strategies used and the lessons learned from the culture change project at Midland Health, and the way The Pickle Pledge and the Pickle Challenge for Charity have helped hundreds of other healthcare organizations promote a more positive and productive culture of ownership in a fun and lighthearted way. 

Joe Tye is CEO and Head Coach of Values Coach Inc. in Solon, Iowa. Bob Dent is Senior Vice President of Midland Health and COO/CNO of Midland Memorial Hospital in Midland, Texas.

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Winning the War with Yourself Field Manual
War is hell… Life shouldn’t be Have you ever… Said or done something that you later regretted? Watched in horror as your lesser self snatched defeat from the jaws of victory? Wasted time you couldn’t afford to waste, spent money you couldn’t afford to spend? Let fear stop you from taking action to achieve important goals and dreams? If your answer to any of these questions is yes, then you have fallen victim to YOWE – Your Own Worst Enemy. You are in a lifelong battle with YOWE, and it is a battle that you must win if you are to achieve your most important goals and become the person you are meant to be. This book will show you how to use strategies created by history’s greatest military strategists and battlefield commanders to win the war with the enemy within and to never again act as your own worst enemy.

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The Healing Tree - motivational bookMotivational book The Healing Tree
In the tradition of The Christmas Box and The Five People You Meet in Heaven, Joe Tye’s book The Healing Tree is a heart-warming story that also includes an important life lesson.

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The Florence Prescription, Self Empowerment Pledge Wristbands & Pickle Free Zone Door Hanger.

Three personal power tools that can change your life and transform your organization at a special package price of only $10. A great gift idea for a co-worker or the entire team

Price: $10.00

Motivational book Your Dreams Are Too Small

The holiday season is the time you start thinking about your New Year's resolutions. You are far more likely to reach your 2016 goals by writing them out now. This powerful book will help you dream bigger dreams and to take action to transform those dreams into your memories of the future.


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This course is packed with practical and proven strategies that will help you achieve your most important goals and with the inspiration to use them in your work and in your life.


Pickle Free Zone Door HangerPickle Free Zone Door Hanger
The Pickle Free Zone Door Hanger is perfect to remind family and coworkers that replacing negative attitudes and victim thinking with can-do enthusiasm, positive thinking, and optimistic expectations will help foster a more positive corporate culture and reinforce solid personal and professional values.

Price: $1.00

Pickle Free Zone Door HangerPickle Free Button
Pickle Free Buttons are wearable reminders that replacing negative attitudes and victim thinking with can-do enthusiasm, positive thinking, and optimistic expectations will help foster a more positive corporate culture and reinforce solid personal and professional values. (2.25" in diameter)

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Staying on TopStaying on top when your world's upside down
It’s not IF your world turns upside down, its WHEN! Bad things happen to good people, and the rain fails on the just and unjust alike. You might not know how your world will turn upside down or when it will happen, but here are things you can do beginning right now to find a gift in every greed and opportunity in every adversity. In this book Joe Tye shares 123 practical strategies for effectively coping with the inevitable roadblocks and setbacks of life.

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Cultural Blueprinting ToolkitCultural Blueprinting Toolkit
The Cultural Blueprinting Toolkit features a structured and systematic process for cultivating a more positive, productive, and resilient organization. Using a construction metaphor, we walk your team through a process of developing a plan for the Invisible Architecture of core values, culture, and emotional attitude. Each of the six modules in this process includes a leader’s guide, a one-hour webinar, and a wealth of supplemental resources. The Toolkit will give your team the tools you need to spark a cultural transformation and the inspiration to use them.

Price: $399

Cultural Blueprinting Toolkit WorkbookCultural Blueprinting Toolkit Workbook
The Cultural Blueprinting Toolkit workbook helps users conceptualize a blueprint for their Invisible Architecture™ of core values, corporate culture, and workplace attitude. Each of the six chapters is filled with great ideas, practical strategies, and useful tools to foster a more positive and productive workplace culture. The workbook can be used on its own or as an adjunct to the six webinars included in the Cultural Blueprinting Toolkit from Values Coach.


All Hands on Deck - new book by Joe TyeAll Hands on Deck
All Hands on Deck is an inspiring story that takes you - and your business - on the journey of cultural transformation. You will learn practical strategies that will help you build an authentic culture, where employees show up to work for more than just a paycheck, see themselves as partners in the enterprise, and translate their spirit of ownership into sustained high performance.

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The Self Empowerment Pledge wrist bands are a reminder that these 7 simple promises will change people's lives in every dimension - personally, professionally, financially, and spiritually. And if enough people at your organization make a good faith effort to live these promises, you will better serve your customers, patients, community, and your people will better support each other.





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