New Titles | Business Book Summaries http://www.bizsum.com/ Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:00:21 -0400 Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:25:52 -0400 Ask Outrageously! http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/ask-outrageously <div>Author: Swindling, Linda Byars</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Ask Outrageously!</strong>, Linda Byars Swindling argues that fear often stops people from asking for what they truly want. However, this type of fear is usually unfounded; what’s likely getting in the way...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries HBR Emotional Intelligence Series: Happiness http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/hbr-emotional-intelligence-series-happiness <div>Author: Harvard Business Review Press</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Happiness is an endlessly broad concept that can feel elusive and even overwhelming at times. Humans have been striving to “find happiness” since the dawn of time—but how is it actually measured in people’s personal...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Lifestorming http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/lifestorming <div>Author: Weiss, Alan | Goldsmith, Marshall</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p><strong>Lifestorming</strong> by Alan Weiss and Marshall Goldsmith is a guide to self-actualization filled with exercises, philosophies, and anecdotes to inspire you to discover what you really want in life. To...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Power of Collaboration http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/power-collaboration <div>Author: Spitzer, PhD, Thea Singer</div> <div>Publisher: The Career Press, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2018</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/teams">Teams</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>When collaboration in organizations works well, it can result in more successful projects, more effective teams, and more competitive companies. In <strong>The Power of Collaboration</strong>, Dr. Thea Singer Spitzer...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Open Services Innovation http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/open-services-innovation <div>Author: Chesbrough, Henry</div> <div>Publisher: Jossey-Bass, a Wiley Imprint</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/innovation">Innovation</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The Great Recession that began in 2008 shifted wealth creation from advanced to emerging economies. The shift distributed manufacturing and business process knowledge, moved manufacturing operations to lower-cost...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Faites preuve d’audace ! http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/faites-preuve-daudace%C2%A0 <div>Author: Swindling, Linda Byars</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/french">French</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Dans son ouvrage <strong>Faites preuve d’audace&nbsp;!</strong>, Linda Byars Swindling explique que la peur empêche souvent les individus d’exprimer leurs véritables désirs. Toutefois, cette peur est généralement...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Fragen Sie unerhört! http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/fragen-sie-unerhort <div>Author: Swindling, Linda Byars</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/german">German</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Fragen Sie unerhört!</strong> argumentiert Linda Byars Swindling, dass Angst Menschen häufig davon abhält, nach dem zu fragen, was sie wirklich wollen. Diese Art von Angst ist jedoch normalerweise unbegrü...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries La audacia de pedir http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/la-audacia-de-pedir <div>Author: Swindling, Linda Byars</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/spanish">Spanish</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>En <strong>La audacia de pedir</strong>, Linda Byars Swindling sostiene que el temor es el mayor impedimento para pedir lo que realmente queremos. Pero este tipo de temor, por lo general, es infundado. La mayoría de...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Ask Outrageously! (Chinese) http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/ask-outrageously-chinese <div>Author: Swindling, Linda Byars</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/chinese">Chinese</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Ask Outrageously!</strong>, Linda Byars Swindling argues that fear often stops people from asking for what they truly want. However, this type of fear is usually unfounded; what’s likely getting in the way...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Good Leaders Ask Great Questions http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/good-leaders-ask-great-questions <div>Author: Maxwell, John C.</div> <div>Publisher: Hachette Book Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>John C. Maxwell has mastered the art of asking questions, using them to learn and grow, connect with people, challenge himself, improve his team, and develop better ideas. In <strong>Good Leaders Ask Great Questions...</strong></p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Happiness Track http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/happiness-track <div>Author: Seppälä, PhD, Emma</div> <div>Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers</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>The Happiness Track</strong>, Emma Seppälä argues that there’s a path to long-term success and well-being at work, but it’s different from the one we’ve all been taught. Despite the well-worn theories and...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Work with Me http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/work-me-0 <div>Author: Dowling, Simon</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Business leaders get better results when those they lead work from the heart. In <strong>Work with Me</strong>, Simon Dowling reveals the key to achieving buy-in, that state of willingness and enthusiasm that brings...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Reading the Comments http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/reading-comments <div>Author: Reagle, Jr., Joseph M.</div> <div>Publisher: MIT Press</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>Businesses live and die by product and service reviews from customers, online communities of fans, and ratings services. In <strong>Reading the Comments</strong>, Joseph M. Reagle, Jr. maps the potentially dangerous...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Social Life of Information http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/social-life-information <div>Author: Brown, John Seely | Duguid, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/technology">Technology</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In 2000, John Seely Brown and Paul Duguid wrote the first edition of <strong>The Social Life of Information</strong>. They explored the limits of information technology and how an information-based view of the world...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries La vie sociale de l’information http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/la-vie-sociale-de%C2%A0linformation <div>Author: Brown, John Seely | Duguid, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/french">French</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>En 2000, John Seely Brown et Paul Duguid ont publié la première édition de <strong>La vie sociale de l’information</strong>. Ils ont exploré les limites de la technologie de l’information et la manière dont une...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Das Sozialleben von Informationen http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/das-sozialleben-von%C2%A0informationen <div>Author: Brown, John Seely | Duguid, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/german">German</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Im Jahr 2000 schrieben John Seely Brown und Paul Duguid die erste Auflage von <strong>Das Sozialleben von Informationen</strong>. Sie untersuchten die Grenzen der Informationstechnologie und in welcher Weise eine...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries La vida social de la información http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/la-vida-social-de-la-informacion <div>Author: Brown, John Seely | Duguid, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/spanish">Spanish</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>En el año 2000, John Seely Brown y Paul Duguid escribieron la primera edición de <strong>La vida social de la información</strong>. Exploraron los límites de la tecnología informática y cómo una visión del mundo basada...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Social Life of Information (Chinese) http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/social-life-information-chinese <div>Author: Brown, John Seely | Duguid, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/chinese">Chinese</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In 2000, John Seely Brown and Paul Duguid wrote the first edition of <strong>The Social Life of Information</strong>. They explored the limits of information technology and how an information-based view of the world...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries How to Speak So People Really Listen http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/how-speak-so-people-really-listen <div>Author: McGee, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Anyone can speak, but getting people to listen requires skill and strategy. In <strong>How to Speak So People Really Listen</strong>, Paul McGee provides a systematic method for eliminating the seven most common...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Victory Through Organization http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/victory-through-organization <div>Author: Ulrich, Dave | Kryscynski, David | Ulrich, Mike | Brockbank, Wayne</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/human-resources">Human Resources</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>While having good employee talent is important, knowing how to effectively apply that talent across the business to meet strategic objectives is even more so. This is the domain of the human resources (HR) function,...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Camino Way http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/camino-way <div>Author: Prince, Victor</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>A “pilgrimage” walk along the Camino de Santiago sounded like an exciting challenge to Type-A personality and former COO Victor Prince, who was accustomed to testing his physical and mental stamina on long-trail bike...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Human Workplace http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/human-workplace <div>Author: Swann, Andy</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2018</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In today’s constantly evolving world, leaders create adaptable organizations by focusing on people instead of processes. In <strong>The Human Workplace</strong>, Andy Swann asserts that leaders unleash employees’...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries How the Poor Can Save Capitalism http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/how-poor-can-save-capitalism <div>Author: Bryant, John Hope</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 16 percent of Americans live in poverty, and this percentage has been increasing over time. This is troublesome, since the human cost of poverty is great, resulting in low levels of...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Comment la pauvreté peut sauver le capitalisme http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/comment-la-pauvret%C3%A9-peut-sauver-le-capitalisme <div>Author: Bryant, John Hope</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/french">French</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>D’après le Bureau du recensement des États-Unis, 16&nbsp;% des Américains vivent sous le seuil de pauvreté et ce chiffre est en constante augmentation. Il s’agit d’un problème grave, car le coût humain de la pauvreté...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Wie die Armen den Kapitalismus retten können http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/wie-die-armen-den%C2%A0kapitalismus-retten-k%C3%B6nnen <div>Author: Bryant, John Hope</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2014</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/german">German</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Laut U.S. Census Bureau leben 16&nbsp;Prozent der Amerikaner in Armut. Dieser Prozentsatz hat im Laufe der Zeit zugenommen. Dies ist problematisch, da die menschlichen Kosten von Armut hoch sind. Armut führt zu...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries