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Spencer Johnson (1) [1938–2017]

This page covers the author of Who Moved My Cheese?.

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Patrick Spencer Johnson was born in Watertown, South Dakota on November 24, 1938. He received a bachelor's degree in psychology at the University of Southern California and then graduated from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. While working in a hospital, he grew frustrated at seeing the same patients return with the same ailments, as if they were not trying to get better. He left the hospital to work as director of communications for Medtronic, a medical device manufacturer. He wrote short books to help customers understand complicated technical information. He went on to write short books about life and business including The One Minute Manager written with Ken Blanchard, The Precious Present, and Who Moved My Cheese? He died from complications of pancreatic cancer on July 3, 2017 at the age of 78. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from Who Moved My Cheese?… (more)
Who Moved My Cheese? 8,862 copies, 153 reviews
The One Minute Manager 3,293 copies, 38 reviews
The Present 512 copies, 11 reviews
The One Minute Sales Person 411 copies, 3 reviews
The Precious Present 324 copies, 2 reviews
Who Moved My Cheese? for Teens 281 copies, 8 reviews
Who Moved My Cheese? For Kids 171 copies, 3 reviews
The One Minute Mother 102 copies, 2 reviews
The One Minute Father 85 copies, 1 review
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