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For all its good intentions, Who Moved My Cheese? basically reduces us to mice in a maze sniffing after cheese. Harvard Business School professor Deepak Malhorta uses a fable involving a different set of mice in a maze—mice who question everything—to help readers see how they underestimate their ability change the rules, overcome the constraints they face, and control their own destiny. I Moved Your Cheese encourages readers to audit their assumptions about what limitations they really face and which are self-imposed or unthinkingly accepted. We can create the circumstances and realities we want—we can go beyond simply changing our behavior (find that new cheese!) to changing the game itself. But to do so we need to understand the ways we’re holding ourselves back. As one of the characters in the book says, “the problem is not that the mouse is in the maze, but that the maze is in the mouse.”

©2011 Deepak Malhotra (P)2011 AudioGO

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  • Generale
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  • Joe Crescenzi
  • 16/08/2013

Cute, but somehow he doesn't quite get the point

Would you try another book from Deepak Malhotra and/or Robert Fass?

I'm open minded. It would depend on the book.

Any additional comments?

This is not a bad book, but the reason for the low score is because I feel that the author was trying too hard to degrade the classic book that inspired it, "Who Moved My Cheese?".

In "Who Moved my Cheese?", a group of mice in a maze become upset when the cheese they loved so much was no longer where they expected it. Some waited and waited for the cheese to come back... others quickly moved on to look for more... and another waited at first, but soon realized he should move on too.

The simple message in this fable is that life changes, the cheese will move, and you have to accept it and do something about it.

This book takes another approach... Why are you in the maze in the first place? Why not break through the maze... or climb out of it? It essentially extends the core message from a 2D universe to a 3D universe that extends above or outside the maze.

While these are good points, the book tries too hard to put down the original book for not spelling this out, meanwhile the point of the first book was not HOW the mice will find what they need, but WHY they should take action.

In the original, the bottom line was that they had to do something so they looked elsewhere in the maze. Because it's a simple fable, the message is very clear and they stay within the 2D maze.

Just because there exists an ability to break through the maze or look outside the maze doesn't change the core message of the original... if you can't find what you are looking for, be prepared to do something about it.

There is no reason to repeatedly point out that there were other things the mice in the original could do. The main message was to just do something and not sit there waiting for the cheese to come back.

If I took the same approach as this book does, I could write yet another fable where my mice do something new like ride around in roller skates or make their own cheese, but it would not improve on the original premise. Do something.

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  • Utilisateur anonyme
  • 13/01/2021

good concept

good concept but nothing ground breaking. the book was so so. the info presented is common sense.

  • Generale
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  • Kindle Customer
  • 26/10/2020

Great Fable

Great fable for kids and adults alike.
Question the Matrix of the confounds of the mind.

  • Generale
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  • Jay.Etrom
  • 24/09/2020

maybe I missed the message?

who moved my cheese was clear cut this one room some reading between the lines

  • Generale
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  • sunghyepark
  • 16/09/2020

No need for a whole book, rather better as a blog

It doesn't give you any inspiring new idea about how you perceive the world, and the whole book can be reduced down to just one sentence- think outside the box.

  • Generale
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  • Ms. Hill
  • 24/08/2020

Challenge your assumptions.

I’m glad this was a short listen. I don’t think I’d recommend either. The main point seemed to challenge the assumptions, status quo if it doesn’t suit, and don’t take ideas at face value. Question things...

Also glad it was free.

  • Generale
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  • FushigiMigi
  • 13/08/2020

Good, but doesn’t consider risks of thinking outside the box.

“Who moved my cheese” is not a bad book, but I’m a person that already researches how the world works on a frequent basis and “I took your cheese” book is a better representation of how I see the world. The book is still useless information to me since it doesn’t highlight the risk associated with thinking outside the box and actually give a better thought process in how to navigate those risks. (human grabbed the rat and killed it because it got out). I’ve had bad experiences and seen bad things happen to people who take the chance to try to be different than the majority. Many have obviously succeeded also, but there is risk. The people that are well adapted to the rat race are not interested in you getting out of the maze. I want to read a book on how to easily navigate these people/organizations.

  • Generale
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  • Amazon Customer
  • 01/08/2020

Sequel not equal to Original

I had to listen several times to get core messages! But I finally got it!

  • Generale
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  • Dan Merrell
  • 14/01/2015

Thought-provoking, but…

After reading who moved my cheese it was natural for me to want to read this book as a follow up. I read them both on the same day. I found the first book to be whimsical and the second to be cerebral. I like the philosophical bent of the story, but was not drawn in by the characters or their experiences in the maze like I was in the first book. Listening time was so short I couldn't resist and if you have the time neither should you.

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  • Sergio Solognier
  • 07/05/2018

Smooth & Clear...

In comparison this book gives you the correct state of mind for the management of change...