Summaries of the Week

The Power of Community

The Power of Community

In The Power of Community, Howard Partridge illustrates how to combat the epidemic of employee disengagement by intentionally building an authentic community based on trust, open communication, and genuine interest in each team member. The first step is to commit to the concept of community within your company. You then create a safe space for your team to develop emotional trust, share feedback, and engage in open-hearted conversations.

Partridge, Howard
Next Is Now

Next Is Now

In today’s world, change is the norm. While you may resist change, this is never a good solution in business or in your personal life. In Next Is Now, transformation consultant Lior Arussy offers a framework for owning and embracing change. By following the five-step Future Ready Impact methodology, you and your organization can become more adaptable and more resilient to change.

Arussy, Lior
Purpose & Impact

Purpose & Impact

Many people are working past typical retirement age, either by choice or necessity. Among senior executives in particular, these second careers are often driven by a desire to have a higher purpose beyond financial gain and to make a significant social impact. In Purpose & Impact, Anita Hoffman explains this growing phenomenon and provides practical guidance for senior executives and other professionals who are looking to craft meaningful second careers.

Hoffmann, Anita
The Unstoppable Organization

The Unstoppable Organization

In The Unstoppable Organization, Shawn Casemore illustrates how your organization can become an unstoppable force by building on your most valuable asset—your employees. More than ever, customers demand individualized relationships with and personalized attention from the companies they buy from. Since employees are on the front lines of building customer relationships, attracting, developing, and retaining top talent is critical for your organization’s future.

Casemore, Shawn
Commanding Excellence

Commanding Excellence

Remarkable leaders inspire excellence by unleashing purpose, passion, and ingenuity throughout their organizations. In Commanding Excellence, Gary Morton details his experiences working for extraordinary leaders who achieved outstanding results. By defining a purpose, spreading an obsession to achieve that purpose, and creating a culture of innovation where team members can flourish, you too can lead your organization to exceptional results.

Morton, Gary