Major Works

Major Works

 
The Success Equation Mauboussin, Michael J. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2012 Major Works

Individuals often mistake luck for skill, explains Michael J. Mauboussin in The Success Equation. In doing so, they foolishly believe they will be able to predict the outcome of a sporting event or the...

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Understanding Michael Porter Magretta, Joan Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2012 Business Strategy, Major Works

In Understanding Michael Porter, Joan Magretta distills the essential principles taught by business guru Michael Porter in developing winning strategies that produce sustainable competitive advantages...

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American Turnaround Whitacre, Ed | Cauley, Leslie Business Plus , 2013 Business Biographies, Major Works

The government bailout of General Motors (GM) was pivotal in stopping the bleeding from the 2008 financial crisis that caused the collapse of big banks and hurt corporate America and the people who worked for those...

 
 
Win Luntz, Frank I. Hyperion , 2011 Major Works, Personal Growth

As a renowned communication professional, Dr. Frank I. Luntz often finds himself in conversations with some of America’s greatest businessmen, politicians, entertainers, and athletes. It is through these unique...

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Peak Conley, Chip Jossey-Bass , 2007 Business Strategy, Major Works

In the updated edition of Peak, Chip Conley presents a business lesson that is part memoir, part psychological manual, and part business guidebook. Taking his cues in business from the work of...

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Corporations Are Not People Clements, Jeffrey D. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2012 Economics & Finance, Major Works

In Corporations Are Not People, Jeffrey Clements details the destructive and far-reaching effects of the Supreme Court’s Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission decision that ushered in the...

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Do More Great Work Stanier, Michael Bungay Workman Publishing Company, Inc. , 2010 Major Works, Personal Growth

Too many people spend their work days busy with tasks that are not important to them or their organization. Michael Bungay Stanier wrote Do More Great Work for those people who want to move beyond busy...

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Military Misfortunes Cohen, Eliot J. | Gooch, John Free Press , 2006 Business Strategy, Leadership, Major Works

Even the world’s mightiest armies can suffer from a lack of leadership and dysfunctional organization, leading to catastrophic loss of life, political upheaval at home, and the ruination of careers for those...

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Obstacles Welcome de la Vega, Ralph Thomas Nelson , 2009 Business Biographies, Leadership, Major Works

In Obstacles Welcome, Ralph de la Vega describes in rich and fascinating biographical detail how adversity and obstacles present opportunities to enrich and transform our business and personal lives....

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The Art of War Tzu, Sun El Paso Norte Press , 2009 Business Strategy, Leadership, Major Works

The Art of War was written in China around the 6th century BCE. The writings are attributed to Sun Tzu, a valiant general of that time. The text includes not only the writings of the original author...

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