Sink, Float, or Swim Book - What readers are saying
“Finally, a book that addresses the necessary strategies to build personal high performance! At Adidas, we believe Impossible is Nothing, and this book makes achieving your potential actually possible.”
Bernd Wahler // CMO // adidas AG
"Wow! Sink, Float or Swim is a must-read for leaders intent on creating bold improvements in their performance. The constellation of simple, practical, and sustainable high performance strategies presented could be the Next Big Thing for improving personal and corporate productivity. They start by strengthening your foundation of personal energy and resilence, and then teach you how to aim that new-found power just like a laser to create positive impacts with your team, your customers and your bottom line company results. The work represented in this book is game changing and I highly recommend it if you want to be on the leading edge."
Susan Byrne // former Head Global Leadership Development // Novartis Pharma AG
“Scott Peltin's and Jogi Rippel's deep and insightful thinking on high performance has had a fundamental impact on my teams. Their teachings with powerful and practical solutions made a real difference in the performance and the lives of my team members and mine. Read this book and it will change yours, too.”.
Kees van der Graaf // Board Member and President of Europe // Unilever 2005-2008
“This book is a real lifesaver for many executives,and even more, it is a powerful performance booster. Scott Peltin and Jogi Rippel have addressed a pivotal and too-often-ignored topic that should be the foundation of all leadership development.”
Guy de Herde // fomer Head of Leadership and Talent Development // Unilever
“If you are interested in sustained high performance leadership, this is the one book to read. The authors present cutting-edge knowledge, tools, and insights on how to maintain high stamina in the world of high demands, relentless change, and uncertainty. Every business school will soon be teaching these concepts as the foundation of all leadership and business performance. Your way of working and living will never be the same once you read this book.”
George Kohlrieser //Professor of Leadership and Organizational Behavior at the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) // International Bestselling Author of Hostage at the Table Best Leadership Book in 2007 and Best Business Book in Year 2008
"At Thunderbird School of Global Management, we don't simply want to impact our clients' and students' businesses; we want to impact their lives. This book is packed with a multitude of simple but profound strategies, which will change your performance in business and life. Sink, Float, or Swim is the foundation of everything we do and offers clear, action-oriented methods for sustaining your performance and achieving your full potential."
Beth Stoops // Senior VP of Corporate Learning // Thunderbird School of Global Management
"In today's dynamic, complex and fast changing economic environment, business leaders are more challenged than ever before. Stamina, energy and resilience are the critical base for leaders to leverage one's full potential as well as to stay creative and productive. Subsequently, the personal application of high peformance habits becomes a key success factor to deliver sustainable results. This book has helped me immensely to develop and to continously apply those habits.”
Daljit Bal // Gastroenterologist Phoenix Arizona