All Summaries

All Summaries

 
Leading with Noble Purpose McLeod, Lisa Earle John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2016 Leadership

To be successful, leaders must harness the hardwired human desire to find purpose in their work. In Leading with Noble Purpose, Lisa Earle McLeod offers a template for making meaning central to any...

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Find the Fire Mautz, Scott AMACOM , 2018 Personal Growth

Inspiration is the springboard to success, innovation, and feats of greatness. While we know its fundamental importance to doing good work and helping us find meaning in our lives, inspiration often fizzles instead of...

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The Supply Chain Revolution Sarkar, Suman AMACOM , 2017 Management

In The Supply Chain Revolution, Suman Sarkar argues that you should use new sourcing and supply chain techniques to gain market advantages for your company. Supply chains and sourcing can help you...

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Crunch Time Peterson, Rick | Hoekstra, Judd Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2017 Personal Growth

High-pressure situations can cripple even the most competent people. In Crunch Time, Rick Peterson and Judd Hoekstra prove that the difference between success and failure is often a state of mind. They...

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The Decoded Company Segal, Leerom | Goldstein, Aaron | Goldman, Jay | Harfoush, Rahaf Penguin Group , 2014 Human Resources

For the past several years, organizations have accessed and leveraged an abundance of information about their customers to make informed business decisions. These organizations pair market segmentation techniques with...

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Unstoppable You McLagan, Patricia A. ATD Press , 2017 Personal Growth

Even before birth, humans begin a lifelong learning journey. In Unstoppable You, Patricia A. McLagan likens the stages of this journey to incremental software upgrades. In learning 1.0, from before...

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Talent Is Overrated Colvin, Geoff Penguin Group , 2008 Personal Growth

Why are world-class performers able to do what they do? Some people say they are born with innate talent, that they are smarter than everyone else, or that their extraordinary abilities come from years of experience....

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Flip the Switch Rose, Jez John Wiley and Sons Ltd , 2016 Personal Growth

If you want to achieve extraordinary results in business, you need to “flip the switch” and change the way you do things. In Flip the Switch, Jez Rose uses examples from the business world to provide a...

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Pacing for Growth Eyring, Alison Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2017 Business Strategy

In Pacing for Growth, Alison Eyring introduces the concept of intelligent restraint, the ability to accurately pace an organization so it operates at maximum capacity. Just like distance runners pace...

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The New Manager’s Survival Guide Haines, Steven McGraw-Hill Education , 2016 Management

In The New Manager’s Survival Guide, Steven Haines examines 12 key areas that new managers must master to accelerate their own careers and improve the companies they work for. The book serves as a road...

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