Major Works

Major Works

 
Conquering Complexity in Your Business George, Michael L. | Wilson, Steven A. McGraw-Hill , 2004 Major Works, Management, Productivity

According to George and Wilson, when companies rely solely on Lean and/or Six Sigma improvement initiatives, the amount of profit they are able to generate is severely limited. It is a ceiling on profit that comes from...

 
 
The Pacific Century Gibney, Frank Charles Scribner's Sons , 1992 Global Business, Major Works

Published in conjunction with a ten-part PBS series describing the relationship between the United States and the Asia-Pacific countries. Gibney traces the past 150 years of the Pacific Basin region and examines its...

 
 
The Tipping Point Gladwell, Malcolm Little, Brown & Company , 2003 Innovation, Major Works

How is it that Paul Revere’s ride is heralded to this day, while the endeavors of William Dawes, who also rode at the very same time to warn of the British, barely rate a footnote in history? How is it that Hush...

 
 
Emotional Intelligence Goleman, Daniel Bantam Dell , 1995 Human Resources, Major Works, Personal Growth, Relationships

When people with high IQ flounder, and those of modest IQ do relatively well, it can be argued that the difference is that people are being judged in a new way -- not by being smart but by how they manage themselves...

 
 
Competition Demystified Greenwald, Bruce | Kahn, Judd Portfolio , 2005 Major Works, Marketing

According to Greenwald and Kahn, though most experienced businesspeople know that the two critical elements of business-competition and strategy-are associated, few understand their essential natures or the direct...

 
 
Only the Paranoid Survive Grove, Andrew S. Currency Doubleday , 1996 Global Business, Major Works

Intel is the world’s largest chipmaker, the fifth most admired company in the United States and the seventh most profitable company among the Fortune 500. Andrew Grove attributes this success to having a healthy...

 
 
Smart Choices Hammond, John S. | Keeney, Ralph L. | Raiffa, Howard Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 1999 Major Works

Decision making is rarely taught or honed as a skill, yet it is a vital component of success. People's most important decisions often require making difficult tradeoffs among a set of options....

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Rebooting the American Dream Hartmann, Thom Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2010 Economics & Finance, Major Works

Thom Hartmann has a plan to rejuvenate the American economy and give citizens of the United States their dreams back. In Rebooting the American Dream, Hartmann uses Alexander Hamilton’s 11-point plan...

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HBR’s 10 Must Reads 2015 Harvard Business Review Editors Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2015 Major Works

Developing high-performance leaders, maximizing marketing effectiveness, and creating an engaged company culture are just a few of the common issues that challenge leaders and managers across...

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Flight Capital Heenan, David Davies-Black Publishing , 2005 Global Business, Human Resources, Major Works

The U.S. has always been known to attract the world’s best and brightest—talented immigrants who have created the vast wealth and intellectual capital that have contributed so abundantly to America’s technological and...

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