New Titles | Business Book Summaries http://www.bizsum.com/ Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:00:24 -0400 Thu, 30 Mar 2017 09:29:00 -0400 Smart Tribes http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/smart-tribes <div>Author: Comaford, Christine</div> <div>Publisher: The Penguin Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2013</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Leaders approach Christine Comaford wanting three things from their teams: increased performance, increased innovation, and increased emotional engagement in the face of change or growth. Comaford believes that the...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries An Epidemic of Empathy in Healthcare http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/epidemic-empathy-healthcare <div>Author: Lee, MD, Thomas H.</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/health-care">Health Care</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>An Epidemic of Empathy in Healthcare</strong> asserts that when it comes to providing value in healthcare, nothing matters more than addressing patient suffering. Thomas H. Lee, MD believes an epidemic of...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Agile Marketer http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/agile-marketer <div>Author: Smart, Roland</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</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>Marketers face numerous challenges in today’s business world. While new technologies have added great value to the marketer’s toolkit, the sheer speed and volume of innovation is disrupting organizational structures...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries For the Win http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/win-0 <div>Author: Werbach, Kevin | Hunter, Dan</div> <div>Publisher: Wharton Digital Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Games have always been a part of society, and smart companies are tapping into this inherent desire to have fun. Video games generate billions of dollars each year, but gamification, or adapting the elements of gaming...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Grace Meets Grit http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/grace-meets-grit <div>Author: Middleton, Daina</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/diversity">Diversity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Grace Meets Grit</strong>, Daina Middleton examines how gender differences impact leadership style in the workplace. By personifying female leadership qualities as Grace and male leadership qualities as Grit...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Quand le Sucre se mêle au Sable http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/quand-le-sucre-se-mele-au-sable <div>Author: Middleton, Daina</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, 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>Dans <strong>Quand le Sucre se mêle au Sable</strong>, Daina Middleton étudie les différences qui existent dans le style de leadership des hommes et les femmes. En regroupant les qualités du leadership féminin sous le...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Anmut trifft auf Entschlossenheit http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/anmut-trifft-auf-entschlossenheit <div>Author: Middleton, Daina</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, 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>In <strong>Anmut trifft auf Entschlossenheit</strong> untersucht Daina Middleton, wie Geschlechterunterschiede den Führungsstil am Arbeitsplatz beeinflussen. Middleton umschreibt weibliche Führungsqualitäten mit dem...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Cuando la Gentileza y la Determinación se unen http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/cuando-la-gentileza-y-la-determinacion-se-unen <div>Author: Middleton, Daina</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, 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>En <strong>Cuando la Gentileza y la Determinación se unen</strong>, Daina Middleton examina cómo impactan las diferencias de género en el estilo de liderazgo para el lugar de trabajo. Al personificar las cualidades de...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Grace Meets Grit (Chinese) http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/grace-meets-grit-chinese <div>Author: Middleton, Daina</div> <div>Publisher: Bibliomotion, 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 Your First Leadership Job http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/your-first-leadership-job <div>Author: Byham, Tacy M. | Wellins, Richard S.</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership-development">Leadership Development</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Becoming a frontline leader for the first time can an extremely stressful experience. Whether a person aspires to a leadership position or is placed in one due to external circumstances, his or her success depends on...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries HBR Guide to Making Every Meeting Matter http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/hbr-guide-making-every-meeting-matter <div>Author: Review Editors, Harvard Business</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</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>Business meetings are a necessity, but they can be unproductive if not conducted properly. Based on the premise that thoughtful and thorough preparation is the key to successful meetings, Harvard Business School...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Little Big Number http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/little-big-number <div>Author: Philipsen, Dirk</div> <div>Publisher: Princeton University Press</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Little Big Number</strong>, Dirk Philipsen explains that Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is an economic tool that economists, statisticians, and financial experts use as a universal measure of performance....</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries 7 Secrets of Persuasion http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/7-secrets-persuasion <div>Author: Crimmins, PhD, James C.</div> <div>Publisher: The Career Press, 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>Most people make decisions so quickly that they may not even know they are making them; therefore, logic seldom has anything to do with the process. Psychological and scientific studies have proven that the brain’s...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Buyer Personas http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/buyer-personas <div>Author: Revella, Adele</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</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><strong>Buyer Personas</strong> by Adele Revella offers a guide to constructing effective buyer personas—stereotyped representations of typical buyers based on examples of real customers. These personas challenge...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Les profils d’acheteurs http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/les-profils-dacheteurs <div>Author: Revella, Adele</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</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><strong>Les profils d’acheteurs</strong> d’Adele Revella est un guide spécialement conçu pour définir des profils d’acheteurs, c’est-à-dire des représentations stéréotypées d’acheteurs classiques s’inspirant de clients...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Käuferpersönlichkeiten http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/kauferpersonlichkeiten <div>Author: Revella, Adele</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</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><strong>Käuferpersönlichkeiten</strong> von Adele Revella bietet eine Anleitung für die Erarbeitung effektiver Käuferpersönlichkeiten – stereotyper Darstellungen von typischen Käufern basierend auf Beispielen echter...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Buyer Personas (Spanish) http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/buyer-personas-spanish <div>Author: Revella, Adele</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</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><strong>Buyer personas</strong>, de Adele Revella, ofrece una guía para crear buyer personas (prototipos de comprador) que resulten efectivos: representaciones estereotipadas de compradores típicos que se basan en...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Buyer Personas (Chinese) http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/buyer-personas-chinese <div>Author: Revella, Adele</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</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 Art of Authenticity http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/art-authenticity <div>Author: Thacker, Karissa</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>Leaders are constantly challenged to be their true selves, but achieving authenticity can be difficult when they are faced with persistent business demands and career-making decisions. In <strong>The Art of...</strong></p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Jobs to Be Done http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/jobs-be-done <div>Author: Wunker, Stephen | Wattman, Jessica | Farber, David</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>Nimble competitors dominate today’s economy, and companies cannot afford to stagnate. However, only one percent of products are successful enough to pay back development costs, and even fewer make a noticeable impact...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The 12 Powers of a Marketing Leader http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/12-powers-marketing-leader <div>Author: Barta, Thomas | Barwise, Patrick</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>There are seemingly endless marketing opportunities available with the advent of digital technology, social media, and direct customer communication portals. In theory, marketing leaders should be able to excel easily...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Social Project Manager http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/social-project-manager <div>Author: Taylor, Peter</div> <div>Publisher: </div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>The Social Project Manager</strong>, project management consultant Peter Taylor examines the shift from traditional, top-down project management toward a new socially oriented paradigm that encourages the...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Multicultural Mind http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/multicultural-mind-0 <div>Author: Thomas, David C.</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/diversity">Diversity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In today’s highly competitive and dynamic business environment, organizations need to do more than just improve—they need to innovate. In <strong>The Multicultural Mind</strong>, David C. Thomas uncovers a hidden force...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries L’esprit multiculturel http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/l%E2%80%99esprit-multiculturel <div>Author: Thomas, David C.</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>Dans un environnement commercial hautement compétitif et dynamique, les entreprises doivent faire bien plus que s’améliorer&nbsp;; elles doivent innover. Dans<strong> L’Esprit multiculturel</strong>, David C. Thomas...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Der multikulturelle Geist http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/der-multikulturelle-geist <div>Author: Thomas, David C.</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>Im heutigen wettbewerbsintensiven und dynamischen Geschäftsumfeld müssen Unternehmen mehr tun, als sich lediglich zu verbessern – sie müssen Neuerungen einführen. In <strong>Der multikulturelle Geist</strong> enthüllt...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries