New Titles | Business Book Summaries http://www.bizsum.com/ Thu, 18 May 2017 09:00:26 -0400 Fri, 19 May 2017 12:15:39 -0400 Work Rules! http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/work-rules <div>Author: Bock, Laszlo</div> <div>Publisher: Hachette Book Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>There are two ways to run a company: top-down, command and control—where leaders make and enforce the rules, or high-freedom and non-hierarchical—where employees are empowered to manage themselves. Either method can...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Pivot http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/pivot <div>Author: Markel, Adam</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Pivot</strong>, Adam Markel outlines the steps necessary for people to pivot toward new careers. By adopting the right mindsets, establishing ritualistic behaviors, and continually building momentum,...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Hybrid Sales Channel http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/hybrid-sales-channel <div>Author: Blakeman, Rich</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>There is little clarity among companies regarding exactly what a hybrid sales channel is, but a great deal of clarity in the business environment about why a company should implement one—it is what customers want and...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Social Media Risk and Governance http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/social-media-risk-and-governance <div>Author: Mennie, Phil</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Social media’s exponential growth and steady evolution have resulted in increasing both opportunities and risks for companies that use it as a tool. Its reach and relevance within companies now extends far beyond...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Serving Leader http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/serving-leader-0 <div>Author: Jennings, Kenneth R. | Stahl-Wert, John</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>The Serving Leader</strong> by Kenneth R. Jennings and John Stahl-Wert showcases the powerful yet paradoxical method of achieving greatness by serving others. They intertwine tales of an estranged son and his...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Le leader serviteur http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/le-leader-serviteur <div>Author: Jennings, Kenneth R. | Stahl-Wert, John</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/french">French</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Le leader serviteur</strong> par Kenneth R. Jennings et John Stahl-Wert présente des méthodes efficaces bien que paradoxales pour atteindre le succès en aidant les autres. Les auteurs intercalent le récit d’un...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Die dienende Führungskraft http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/die-dienende-fuhrungskraft <div>Author: Jennings, Kenneth R. | Stahl-Wert, John</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/german">German</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Die dienende Führungskraft</strong> von Kenneth R. Jennings und John Stahl-Wert präsentiert die leistungsstarke und gleichzeitig paradoxe Methode, großartige Ergebnisse zu erzielen, indem man anderen dient. Die...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries El líder siervo http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/el-l%C3%ADder-siervo <div>Author: Jennings, Kenneth R. | Stahl-Wert, John</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/spanish">Spanish</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>El líder siervo</strong>, de Kenneth&nbsp;R.&nbsp;Jennings y John&nbsp;Stahl-Wert, introduce el poderoso y paradójico método de lograr la grandeza sirviendo a los demás. Entre lección y lección, se intercala el...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Serving Leader http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/serving-leader <div>Author: Jennings, Kenneth R. | Stahl-Wert, John</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/chinese">Chinese</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Simply Brilliant http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/simply-brilliant <div>Author: Schroeder, Bernhard</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Too many business professionals labor under the misconception that creativity and innovation are special skills that only “artistic types” possess. In <strong>Simply Brilliant</strong>, Bernhard Schroeder argues that...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Top Brain, Bottom Brain http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/top-brain-bottom-brain <div>Author: Kosslyn, PhD, Stephen M. | Miller, G. Wayne</div> <div>Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Top Brain, Bottom Brain</strong>, Dr. Stephen M. Kosslyn and G. Wayne Miller offer a new, research-driven alternative to the outdated left-brain/right-brain theory of cognitive processing. The authors...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Leading Through Language http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leading-through-language <div>Author: Egnal, Bart</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley and Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Leading Through Language</strong>, Bart Egnal offers a step-by-step method for teaching leaders to inspire others through language. The language of leadership rejects fuzzy terms and concepts and focuses on...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Freestyle Decision Making http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/freestyle-decision-making <div>Author: Riabacke, Dr. Mona | Riabacke, Dr. Ari</div> <div>Publisher: LID Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Although most people make between 2,500 and 10,000 decisions a day, few actually take the time to consider how they go about making those decisions or how to improve their decision-making skills. In <strong>Freestyle...</strong></p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries On Purpose http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/purpose-0 <div>Author: Smith, Shaun | Milligan, Andy</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Purpose is important to customers and employees alike. In today’s market, three reasons account for the rise of purpose as a defining aspect of marketing and sales: changing consumer values, technological innovations,...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Poursuivre un objectif http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/poursuivre-un-objectif <div>Author: Smith, Shaun | Milligan, Andy</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/french">French</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Poursuivre un objectif est aussi important pour les consommateurs que pour les employés. Trois raisons ont poussé les entreprise à introduire la notion d’objectif dans leurs activités marketing et commerciales&nbsp;: l...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Zielgerichtet http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/zielgerichtet <div>Author: Smith, Shaun | Milligan, Andy</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/german">German</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Ziele sind sowohl für Kunden als auch für Mitarbeiter wichtig. Am heutigen Markt sind drei Gründe für die zunehmende Bedeutung von Zielen als definierender Aspekt von Marketing und Vertrieb verantwortlich: im Wandel...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries A propósito http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/proposito <div>Author: Smith, Shaun | Milligan, Andy</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/spanish">Spanish</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>El propósito es importante tanto para consumidores como para empleados. En el mercado actual, la idea del propósito como un aspecto determinante de la comercialización y de las ventas se basa en tres motivos: los...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries On Purpose http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/purpose-1 <div>Author: Smith, Shaun | Milligan, Andy</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/chinese">Chinese</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Small BIG http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/small-big <div>Author: Martin, Steven J. | Goldstein, Noah J. | Cialdini, Robert B.</div> <div>Publisher: Hachette Book Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/change-management">Change Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Successfully persuading others to take particular actions is an essential skill in both business and in daily life. In <strong>The Small BIG</strong>, Steve J. Martin, Noah J. Goldstein, and Robert B. Cialdini identify...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Get Momentum http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/get-momentum <div>Author: Womack, Jason W. | Womack, Jodi</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Whether it is completing a creative project or landing a promotion at work, professionals cannot make new changes in their lives by relying on old strategies. In <strong>Get Momentum</strong>, motivational coaches...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Plus Change http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/plus-change <div>Author: Glenner, Moe</div> <div>Publisher: LID Publishing</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Plus Change</strong>, Moe Glenner presents an approach for individuals and organizations to create successful, sustainable innovation. Glenner focuses first on ideas—the environments most conducive to...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Green Giants http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/green-giants <div>Author: Freya Williams, E.</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In today’s business landscape, sustainability and social good drive profitability. No trend illustrates this fact better than the rise of <em>Green Giants</em>, which are environmentally and socially conscious...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Beyond Competitive Advantage http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/beyond-competitive-advantage-0 <div>Author: Zenger, Todd</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Many profitable and competitive companies suffer from stagnant stock prices. In Harvard Business School Publishing’s <strong>Beyond Competitive Advantage</strong>, corporate strategy expert Todd Zenger argues that in...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Au-delà de l’avantage concurrentiel http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/au-del%C3%A0-de-l%E2%80%99avantage-concurrentiel <div>Author: Zenger, Todd</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/french">French</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Nombreuses sont les entreprises rentables et concurrentielles à voir le cours de leur action stagner. Dans <strong>Au-delà de l’avantage concurrentiel</strong>, un titre des éditions Harvard Business School Publishing...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Mehr als Wettbewerbsvorteile http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/mehr-als-wettbewerbsvorteile <div>Author: Zenger, Todd</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/german">German</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Viele rentable und wettbewerbsfähige Unternehmen leiden unter stagnierenden Aktienkursen. In dem von Harvard Business School Publishing herausgebrachten Titel <strong>Mehr als Wettbewerbsvorteile</strong> argumentiert...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries