Who Moved My Cheese by Spencer Johnson | Key Takeaways, Analysis & Review
A group of old school friends meet to catch up. They end up discussing the unexpected, unforeseen changes to their lives and one friend offers to tell a story about adapting to change. The story he tells involves four characters, two mice named Sniff and Scurry, and two “Littlepeople” named Hem and Haw. All of them are in a maze, looking for cheese, which they need to survive. For the “Littlepeople,” cheese also has a larger, metaphysical connotation in the sense that it also makes them happy—their Cheese is thus spelled with a capital C…
PLEASE NOTE: This is key takeaways and analysis of the book and NOT the original book.
Inside this Instaread of Who Moved My Cheese:
• Overview of the book
• Important People
• Key Takeaways
• Analysis of Key Takeaways
About the Author
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Many things letting the door open.
Which leads into my favorite section of this analysis "Letting go of old ways and habits can help you adapt to change and embrace new opportunities." When we shed the unnecessary and the irrelevant in our lives, we are more willing to accept the new and the innovative. Like the cliche goes, when one door closes another door opens.
This book rocks!
Like experimental mice we are constantly confused, and fail to see the bigger picture. Instead of focusing on the problem of our missing cheese we need to think about the reason why it moved, and what we are to learn. This book is full of really good material, and I haven't been able to put it down for a second, I read this two straight days, very worth the read!
Appeal is everything in this world!
The original book is described as resembling a "children's story or fable". Although written for adults is it is written at a child's level so some grown-ups may find it boring. Instaread does say though that lessons can be learned. Sound kind of interesting to you? Then check this Instaread summary out first to see if what is written appeals to you!