Audio Titles

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Social Intelligence Albrecht, Karl Jossey-Bass , 2006 Human Resources, Major Works, Personal Growth, Relationships

Having pondered why some people with very high IQ scores fail miserably in their personal lives, Harvard professor Howard Gardner, concluded that the concept of “intelligence,” as a singular measure of competence,...

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Practical Intelligence Albrecht, Karl John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2007 Human Resources, Major Works, Personal Growth

Determining that IQ, as a singular measure of competence, could no longer be supported, Harvard professor, Howard Gardner, proposed (in Frames of Mind, 1985) a range of key competencies, which he calls multiple...

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Performance-Based Project Management Alleman, Glen B. AMACOM , 2014 Leadership, Management

Project failures are a common occurrence regardless of a project’s size. From a botched residential kitchen remodel to HealthCare.gov’s disastrous rollout, even seasoned project managers may fall victim to delays,...

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The Highly Paid Expert Allen, Debbie The Career Press, Inc. , 2014 Personal Growth

In The Highly Paid Expert, Debbie Allen provides readers with the tools and knowledge to market themselves as experts in their particular fields. She emphasizes a varied self-marketing strategy that...

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The Hidden Agenda Allen, Kevin Bibliomotion, Inc. , 2012 Customer Focus, Marketing

In The Hidden Agenda, Kevin Allen explains that behind every purchasing decision is an unspoken emotional motivation -- a hidden agenda. If a person pitching...

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Chocolate Fortunes Allen, Lawrence L. AMACOM , 2010 Business Biographies, Global Business

Until about 25 years ago, almost no one in China had ever eaten a piece of chocolate. For the world's leading chocolate makers, this was both a great challenge and a great opportunity. In Chocolate Fortunes, Lawrence L...

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The Mobile Marketing Revolution Alpert, Jed The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. , 2012 Marketing, Technology

The Internet and social media have been game-changing in terms of expanding and personalizing a business’s marketing capabilities and enabling organizations to communicate more effectively with a broader audience....

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The Trophy Kids Grow Up Alsop, Ron Jossey-Bass , 2008 Diversity, Human Resources, Management

The millennial generation – comprised of individuals born between 1980 and 2001 – is shaking up the workplace. A polarizing generation that is both admired and critiqued, millennials are serious about changing work...

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The Progress Principle Amabile, Teresa | Kramer, Steven Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2011 Management, Productivity

One of the most distinguishing features of a great manager is the ability to maximize employee performance. While there are many theories about how to foster stellar employee performance, few have been proven by...

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Managing the Telecommuting Employee Amigoni, Michael | Gurvis, Sandra Adams Business , 2009 Management

In Managing the Telecommuting Employee, authors Michael Amigoni and Sandra Gurvis explain that while managers are often supervising employees that are physically distant from them, the experience can...

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