All Summaries

All Summaries

 
Up Is Not the Only Way Kaye, Beverly | Williams, Lindy | Cowart, Lynn Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2017 Personal Growth

In Up Is Not the Only Way, Beverly Kaye, Lindy Williams, and Lynn Cowart challenge the traditional concepts of career mobility. They discuss multiple methods for personal, professional, and financial...

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The New Capitalist Manifesto Haque, Umair Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2011 Economics & Finance

In the 21st century, capitalism is unlikely to look the same as it did in the 20th century. The foundations of capitalism, such as production, consumption, and exchange, are changing, which is affecting commerce,...

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Extreme You O’Hagan, Sarah Robb HarperCollins Publishers , 2017 Personal Growth

In Extreme You, Sarah Robb O’Hagan aims to inspire you to tap into your true potential as a success-oriented professional. Her extreme training program will help you develop the drive, originality, and...

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The Bully-Proof Workplace Dean MS, PhD, Peter J. | Shepard MS, MSM, Molly D. McGraw-Hill Education , 2017 Relationships

Bullying isn’t a problem that only impacts children in the schoolyard. In the United States alone, according to Peter J. Dean and Molly D. Shepard, 65 million workers are affected by workplace bullying each year. In...

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Working with Words in Business and Legal Writing Agress, PhD, Lynne Hachette Book Group, Inc. , 2002 Communication

Obstacles in communication such as jargon, poor grammar, illogical organization, and wordiness can destroy the effectiveness of written communication. In Working with Words in Business and Legal Writing...

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Capital and the Common Good Keohane, Georgia Levenson Columbia University Press , 2016 Economics & Finance

Financial innovations, such as automated teller machines (ATMs) and online banking, have disrupted the financial industry, brought greater convenience to customers, and opened new revenue streams for financial services...

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The People Equation Piscione, Deborah Perry | Crawley, David Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2017 Innovation

In The People Equation, Deborah Perry Piscione and David Crawley argue that you can generate the kind of innovation necessary to succeed in the modern business environment only with a people-centric...

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Ask More Sesno, Frank AMACOM , 2017 Communication

Questions are a key component of informed decision making, inspired creativity, and business success, but many people fail to understand the importance of questions and how to use them to achieve their goals. In...

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Business Model Generation Osterwalder, Alexander | Pigneur, Yves John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2010 Business Strategy

In Business Model Generation, Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur teamed up with 470 co-contributors from around the world to develop a handbook for leaders who want to improve their organizations’...

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HBR Emotional Intelligence Series: Dealing with Difficult People Business, Harvard Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2018 Relationships

HBR Emotional Intelligence Series: Dealing with Difficult People from Harvard Business Review Press provides techniques for using empathy and social skills to transform unpleasant or dysfunctional...

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