All Summaries

All Summaries

 
The Diamond Process Diamond, Mike J. | Harding, Christopher R. Greenleaf Book Group Press , 2017 Leadership

Many military and civilian leaders focus on leading people and overlook the importance of leading processes. In The Diamond Process, Mike J. Diamond and Christopher R. Harding present a compelling...

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Impromptu Humphrey, Judith John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2018 Communication

As a leader, you must be ready to influence and inspire at a moment’s notice. Impromptu speaking is a means of achieving that goal, but it is an art that few have mastered. It takes discipline to be able to say...

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The Circle Blueprint Skeen, Jack | Miller, Greg | Hill, Aaron John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2017 Personal Growth

In The Circle Blueprint, Jack Skeen, Greg Miller, and Aaron Hill argue that material wealth doesn’t correlate to life satisfaction. Instead, you thrive when you rise above the material world and...

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Intelligent Disobedience McGannon, Bob Taylor & Francis Group , 2018 Leadership

Intelligent disobedience occurs when someone acts outside the standard rules or processes of an organization to bring about a better business outcome than would result from the routine way of doing things. In ...

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Competing on Analytics Davenport, Thomas H. | Harris, Jeanne G. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2017 Business Strategy

Analytics can be a powerful way for companies to develop a competitive advantage. However, utilizing analytics to their fullest requires new technologies, types of talent, and business models. In Competing on...

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Marketing 4.0 Kotler, Philip | Kartajaya, Hermawan | Setiawan, Iwan John Wiley & Sons. Inc. , 2017 Marketing

Connectivity is changing the worlds of business and marketing, including the buying path that customers follow. In Marketing 4.0, Philip Kotler, Hermawan Kartajaya, and Iwan Setiawan make the case that...

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What’s Your Presentation Persona? Schwertly, Scott | Mancini, Sunday McGraw-Hill Education , 2017 Communication

In What’s Your Presentation Persona?, Scott Schwertly and Sunday Mancini share their research, insight, and groundbreaking skill assessment tool to help you identify your presentation style and learn...

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The Age of Agile Denning, Stephen AMACOM , 2018 Change Management

Today’s digitally connected, customer-driven world is constantly changing. To stay competitive, companies must develop the ability to quickly respond to new customer demands. While technology and data are easily...

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The Maker Revolution Hatch, Mark R. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2018 Innovation

In The Maker Revolution, Mark R. Hatch argues that society is accelerating forward faster than ever because of an explosion of innovation and creativity. You can join the artisans, crafters, inventors...

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Beating the Commodity Trap D’Aveni, Richard A. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2010 Business Strategy

No matter how unique a product or service is when it first enters the market, eventually it will be commoditized—or rendered indistinguishable from its competition through hypercompetitive market forces. To avoid the...

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