Audio Titles

Audio Titles

 
Performance Dashboards Eckerson, Wayne W. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Productivity, Technology

In Performance Dashboards, author Wayne Eckerson demonstrates how organizations can implement performance dashboards to keep employees focused on what is relevant about their organizations and help...

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Driven to Lead Lawrence, Paul R. Jossey-Bass , 2010 Leadership, Personal Growth

In Driven to Lead, Paul R. Lawrence describes how human beings are designed to balance the needs of four conflicting drives when making decisions. These drives—acquisition of the necessities for...

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10 Steps to Be a Successful Manager Haneberg, Lisa ASTD Press , 2007 Management

Successful businesses rely on great managers. Effective management practices enable organizations to identify new opportunities, execute strategies successfully, and complete projects on time and on budget. However,...

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Start-Up Nation Senor, Dan | Singer, Saul Twelve , 2009 Economics & Finance, Entrepreneurship

Established in 1948, the nation of Israel is comparably very young. It also faces daunting challenges, surrounded by hostile nations, facing an Arab boycott, and boasting few natural resources. Yet today Israel is a...

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The $800 Million Pill Goozner, Merrill University of California Press , 2004 Health Care

The price of prescription drugs is high and steadily rising. Through Medicare and Medicaid, much of the costs are absorbed by the government, and thus by the taxpayers. With these costs becoming more and more...

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What Would Google Do? Jarvis, Jeff HarperCollins Publishers , 2009 Business Biographies

Google’s founders and executives understand how the introduction of Internet technology has changed the way business is conducted and how people interact with enterprises. This knowledge has made them successful and...

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Successful Onboarding Stein, Mark A. | Christiansen, Lilith Kaiser Associates, Inc. , 2010 Human Resources

Global business is steadily moving toward a more knowledge-based economy, with human capital being its greatest asset. However, while leaders tout people as a key asset, their resource prioritization rarely reflects...

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Mojo Goldsmith, Marshall | Reiter, Mark Hyperion Books , 2009 Personal Growth

Some people just seem to have their “mojo” working. The salesman who closes with seven tough customers in a row, the baseball player who hits nothing but home runs, and the bartender who is never late with drinks—all...

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The Power of Presence Hedges, Kristi AMACOM , 2012 Personal Growth, Relationships

Presence, the ability to command attention and inspire commitment plays a defining role in people’s relationships, their ability to garner buy-in, and even their compensation. Those described as having charisma,...

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Field Tested King, Emily AMACOM , 2012 Human Resources, Leadership Development

Military veterans are some of the most talented, goal-focused, and loyal employees in America. They possess a bevy of skills and perspectives that civilian workers, managers, and job applicants generally lack. Yet...

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