Audio Titles

Audio Titles

 
Imagination First Liu, Eric | Noppe-Brandon, Scott Jossey-Bass , 2009 Innovation, Personal Growth

Imagination is an immensely powerful tool; when tapped, both individuals and companies have almost limitless access to creativity, innovation, and competitive advantages. The future of society relies heavily on...

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Be a Shortcut Halford, Scott G. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2009 Business Strategy, Personal Growth, Relationships

In Be a Shortcut, Scott Halford defines a shortcut as that indispensible person in the workplace who is always available when needed; who can be counted on to do the job right without complaint; and...

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Words That Work Luntz, Dr. Frank Hyperion Books , 2007 Communication, Leadership, Personal Growth

Communication is about the effective use of language in the context of understanding the audience. The best product or service can have a great slogan or advertisement, but the message fails if the communicator does...

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The Spider's Strategy Mukherjee, Amit S. FT Press , 2009 Business Strategy, Change Management, Management

Business leaders of today face tremendous challenges. Global data capabilities allow work production across distributed networks, requiring that companies manage the flow of raw material, work-in-process, money, and...

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Evidence-Based Management in Healthcare Kovner, Anthony R. | Fine, David J. | D'Aquila, Richard Health Administration Press , 2010 Health Care, Management

Evidence-Based Management in Healthcare is a compendium of essays and articles that support the use of evidence-based decision making. Authors Anthony Kovner, David Fine, and Richard D'Aquila argue that good managerial...

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Extreme Toyota Osono, Emi | Shimizu, Norihiko | Takeuchi, Hirotaka | Dorton, John Kyle John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2008 Business Biographies, Business Strategy, Management, Productivity

Toyota is defined by contradictions. The auto company has a famously efficient production system, but appears to have heavy layers of management and a surplus of administrative employees. It has a stable history...

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10 Steps to Successful Teams McClay, Renie ASTD Press , 2009 Leadership, Teams

Renie McClay's 10 Steps to Successful Teams provides advice and guidance for team leaders and team members who are charged with accomplishing tasks through collaborative...

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The Power Presenter Weissman, Jerry John Wiley & Sons , 2009 Communication, Personal Growth

Jerry Weissman has spent twenty years teaching executives how to deliver successful, profitable presentations, and his techniques have been used to raise financing, sell products, propose partnerships, and seek...

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The Personal Efficiency Program Gleeson, Kerry John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2009 Personal Growth, Productivity

The problems of overwork can plague anyone in today's hectic business world where technology has increased both projects and expectations. The paperless society has only half arrived, so many have to deal with an...

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The Busy Manager's Guide to Delegation Luecke, Richard A. | McIntosh, Perry AMACOM , 2009 Management, Productivity

All managers, from CEOs to frontline supervisors, must delegate to accomplish their goals. Yet, even though delegation enables managers to produce results through other people, many supervisors have not yet mastered...

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