All Summaries

All Summaries

 
HBR Guide to Being More Productive Harvard Business Review Press Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2017 Productivity

As a business professional, you are often faced with competing priorities, distractions, and overly booked schedules that not only drain your momentum but also prevent you from meeting the demands of your role. In...

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Influence Cass, Warren John Wiley & Sons Ltd , 2017 Relationships

You might have an excellent idea, proposal, or business venture, but it’s not likely to succeed unless you can convince others of its value. In Influence, author and entrepreneur Warren Cass explains...

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Fearless and Free Sachs, Wendy AMACOM , 2017 Personal Growth

Madeleine Albright once said that women’s careers are not linear; they zigzag. In the current business landscape, women must embrace this phenomenon and also learn to pivot. Today, employees are expected to learn...

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Leading the Malcolm Baldrige Way Kendall, Kay | Bodinson, Glenn McGraw-Hill Education , 2017 Leadership

The Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award is the gold standard to which leaders in the public and private sectors aspire. In Leading the Malcolm Baldrige Way, sought-after Baldrige consultants Kay...

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The Shareholder Action Guide Behar, Andrew Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2016 Social Responsibility

Corporations have tremendous power, but many investors do not realize that as shareholders in publicly traded companies, they have the power to change how corporations approach important issues, such as sustainability...

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Cultural Transformations Mattone, John | Vaidya, Nick John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2016 Change Management

Despite the growing popularity of transformational efforts in today’s business world, the reality is that most efforts often fail. In Cultural Transformations, John Mattone and Nick Vaidya interview 14...

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Woo, Wow, and Win Stewart, Thomas A. | Connell, Patricia O. HarperCollins Publishers , 2016 Customer Focus

In Woo, Wow, and Win: Service Design, Strategy, and the Art of Customer Delight, Thomas A. Stewart and Patricia O’Connell teach organizational leaders how to align their strategy and enhance customer...

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Agile PR Salzman, Marian AMACOM , 2017 Marketing

In Agile PR, Marian Salzman presents expert advice on establishing newsworthiness and “buzz” in a world where traditional media outlets are often outstripped by social media. This requires PR...

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Put Your Intuition to Work Robinson, Lynn A. The Career Press, Inc. , 2016 Business Strategy

The fact-oriented thinking that dominated the business world in the past is no longer sufficient to drive business and personal success. To live more fulfilling and productive lives, individuals must develop their...

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You’ve Got 8 Seconds Hellman, Paul AMACOM , 2017 Communication

In today’s distracted world, it is more important than ever to be able to deliver a compelling yet concise message. Thanks in part to social media and an increasingly fast-paced world, the average attention span is...

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