All Summaries

All Summaries

 
The Myths of Innovation Berkun, Scott O'Reilly Media, Inc. , 2007 Innovation, Technology

In this book, author Scott Berkun takes a close look at innovation history, including the software and Internet ages, to reveal how ideas truly become successful...

 
 
8 Patterns of Highly Effective Entrepreneurs Bowers, Brent Brent Powers, Currency Doubleday , 2007 Business Strategy, Entrepreneurship
So you think you're an entrepreneur? Do you have a vision? Are you passionate about this vision of yours? Do you believe that...
 
 
Rule # 1 Town, Phil Three Rivers Press , 2007 Economics & Finance

Most Americans are trapped in mutual funds that, at best, ride the waves of the market. They diversify to spread the risk. They are in this sort of investment for the long haul. But they still lose money in market...

 
 
The Upside Slywotzky, Adrian J. | Weber, Karl Crown Business , 2007 Customer Focus, Marketing

According to Adrian Slywotzky, any company that remains in business long enough is certain to be struck by one or more risk events that have the potential to destroy business design. His premise is that the familiar...

 
 
The Opt-Out Revolt Mainiero, Lisa A. | Sullivan, Sherry E. Davies-Black Publishing , 2007 Human Resources, Personal Growth

More and more highly talented employees – particularly women – are leaving the traditional workforce in a trend termed the “opt-out” phenomenon. Some of these individuals pursue careers outside traditional corporate...

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The Elements of Persuasion Maxwell, Richard | Dickman, Robert Collins , 2007 Communication

Storytelling is something that is innate in every individual. The elements of persuasion are comprised of the five elements which make up the core of storytelling. This book was made to teach you how to weave words in...

 
 
No Problem Lowy, Alex AuthorHouse , 2007 Productivity

Problem-solving models are not new. However, they can be complex, with unclear techniques and methods that may not actually help people define a problem, and then recognize the habits and patterns that can get in the...

 
 
The Self-Destructive Habits of Good Companies Sheth, Jagdish N. Pearson Education, Inc. , 2007 Management

In The Self-Destructive Habits of Good Companies, Dr. Jagdish N. Sheth looks at success in business, through the lens of habit, to provide important insights into how “success courts its own demise.”...

 
 
The Way of the Shepherd Leman, Kevin | Pentak, William Zondervan Publications , 2007 Leadership, Management

The Way of the Shepherd presents the story of a young, inexperienced reporter who meets and interviews the most respected CEO in America, and walks away with the...

 
 
Develop Your Decision Making Skills Parcon, Paul Lotus Press , 2006 Relationships, Social Responsibility

The moment we all open our eyes in the morning, the decision process begins, and continues to happen all throughout our day until we fall asleep at the end of it...

 
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