All Summaries

All Summaries

 
The Camino Way Prince, Victor AMACOM , 2017 Leadership

A “pilgrimage” walk along the Camino de Santiago sounded like an exciting challenge to Type-A personality and former COO Victor Prince, who was accustomed to testing his physical and mental stamina on long-trail bike...

 
 
The Human Workplace Swann, Andy Kogan Page Limited , 2018 Relationships

In today’s constantly evolving world, leaders create adaptable organizations by focusing on people instead of processes. In The Human Workplace, Andy Swann asserts that leaders unleash employees’...

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How the Poor Can Save Capitalism Bryant, John Hope Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 Economics & Finance

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 16 percent of Americans live in poverty, and this percentage has been increasing over time. This is troublesome, since the human cost of poverty is great, resulting in low levels of...

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Comment la pauvreté peut sauver le capitalisme Bryant, John Hope Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 French

D’après le Bureau du recensement des États-Unis, 16 % des Américains vivent sous le seuil de pauvreté et ce chiffre est en constante augmentation. Il s’agit d’un problème grave, car le coût humain de la pauvreté...

 
 
Wie die Armen den Kapitalismus retten können Bryant, John Hope Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 German

Laut U.S. Census Bureau leben 16 Prozent der Amerikaner in Armut. Dieser Prozentsatz hat im Laufe der Zeit zugenommen. Dies ist problematisch, da die menschlichen Kosten von Armut hoch sind. Armut führt zu...

 
 
Cómo pueden los pobres salvar al capitalismo Bryant, John Hope Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 Spanish

Según la Oficina del Censo de los EE. UU., el 16 % de los estadounidenses vive en la pobreza, y este porcentaje ha ido aumentando con el tiempo. Esto es preocupante, ya que el costo humano de la pobreza es...

 
 
How the Poor Can Save Capitalism (Chinese) Bryant, John Hope Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2014 Chinese

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 16 percent of Americans live in poverty, and this percentage has been increasing over time. This is troublesome, since the human cost of poverty is great, resulting in low levels of...

 
 
Competing Against Luck Christensen, Clayton M. | Hall, Taddy | Dillon, Karen | Duncan, David S. HarperCollins Publishers , 2016 Innovation

In Competing Against Luck, Clayton M. Christensen, Taddy Hall, Karen Dillon, and David S. Duncan explain how the Theory of Jobs to Be Done can lead a company to successful innovation and growth. By...

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The Little Black Book of Change Adams, Paul | Straw, Mike John Wiley & Sons Ltd , 2016 Change Management

Organizations often spend thousands or even millions of dollars to restructure or transform their operations, but within a few months they are right back where they started. According to Paul Adams and Mike Straw, the...

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The Inspiration Code Hedges, Kristi AMACOM , 2017 Communication

Communicating has never been easier, yet rapid access to other people’s ideas is not the same as effective communication. Inspirational leaders—and good friends and fellow human beings—involve themselves in meaningful...

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