New Titles | Business Book Summaries http://www.bizsum.com/ Sat, 10 Feb 2018 09:00:17 -0500 Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:11:03 -0500 A Leadership Kick in the Ass http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leadership-kick-ass <div>Author: Treasurer, Bill</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</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>Almost all leaders will experience a startling moment in their careers when they realize that there are flaws and problems inherent in their leadership styles. Bill Treasurer calls these moments kicks in the ass, and...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Get to Aha! http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/get-aha <div>Author: Cunningham, Andy</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2018</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/marketing">Marketing</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Just like people, companies have DNA, or specific characteristics that define who they are and the value they offer. However, many companies are not consciously aware of their DNA, and so they fail to address these...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Fit for Growth http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/fit-growth <div>Author: Couto, Vinay | Plansky, John | Caglar, Deniz</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/business-strategy">Business Strategy</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Although many organizations look to traditional cost-cutting tactics to succeed in today’s competitive marketplace, conventional cost management strategies rarely equate to sustainable success. In <strong>Fit for...</strong></p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Too Fast to Think http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/too-fast-think <div>Author: Lewis, Chris</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</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>Too Fast to Think</strong>, Chris Lewis asserts that technology enables a constant stream of information to bombard us. Add a broken education system and a hectic lifestyle, and it is no wonder we find it...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries 7 Principles of Transformational Leadership http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/7-principles-transformational-leadership <div>Author: Blane, Hugh</div> <div>Publisher: The Career Press, Inc.</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>Before you can transform your organization, you must transform yourself. This means identifying your hopes and dreams, living out your goals, and being fully present in your interactions with others. In <strong>7...</strong></p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Un bon coup de pied au leadership http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/un-bon-coup-de-pied-au-leadership <div>Author: Treasurer, Bill</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>À un moment ou à un autre, la plupart des responsables voient leur carrière vaciller, généralement lorsqu’ils réalisent que leur style de leadership comporte des lacunes et est source de problèmes. Bill Treasurer...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Ein Tritt in den Hintern für Führungskräfte http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/ein-tritt-den-hintern-fur%C2%A0fuhrungskrafte <div>Author: Treasurer, Bill</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>Fast alle Führungskräfte erleben im Laufe ihrer Karriere einen überraschenden Moment, in dem ihnen bewusst wird, dass es bei ihrem Führungsstil Schwächen und Probleme gibt. Bill Treasurer nennt diese Momente Tritte in...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Las palizas del liderazgo http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/las-palizas-del-liderazgo <div>Author: Treasurer, Bill</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>Casi todos los líderes experimentan un momento de desconcierto en su carrera al darse cuenta de que su estilo de liderazgo tiene fallas y problemas inherentes. El autor denomina palizas a estas ocasiones, que&nbsp;...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries A Leadership Kick in the Ass (Chinese) http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leadership-kick-ass-chinese <div>Author: Treasurer, Bill</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>Almost all leaders will experience a startling moment in their careers when they realize that there are flaws and problems inherent in their leadership styles. Bill Treasurer calls these moments kicks in the ass, and...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Simply Said http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/simply-said <div>Author: Sullivan, Jay</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley and 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>In <strong>Simply Said</strong>, Jay Sullivan offers strategies for improving your ability to connect and communicate with others. The most significant differentiator for improving your communication effectiveness is...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Stealing Fire http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/stealing-fire <div>Author: Kotler, Steven | Wheal, Jamie</div> <div>Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers</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>High-performance teams such as the Navy SEALs and Silicon Valley tech developers utilize nonordinary states of consciousness (NOSC) to achieve results that are unattainable through normal channels. In <strong>Stealing...</strong></p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Excuse Me http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/excuse-me <div>Author: Thomas, Rosanne J.</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</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 today’s digital and global workplace, there are soon to be five generations all working together with different values, expectations, and goals. As a result of these differing mindsets, workplace incivility is...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Informal Learning in Organizations http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/informal-learning-organizations <div>Author: Hoyle, Robin</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2015</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In today’s workplace environment, many of us need to learn on the job. In <strong>Informal Learning in Organizations</strong>, Robin Hoyle encourages companies to promote informal learning (which we all engage in every...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Breaking the Trust Barrier http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/breaking-trust-barrier <div>Author: Venable, JV</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>Drafting is an aerodynamic phenomenon discovered by stock car drivers in the 1950s. This action causes two cars that are moving very close together to achieve higher speeds than would be possible individually due to a...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Franchir le mur de la confiance http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/franchir-le-mur-de-la-confiance <div>Author: Venable, JV</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>L’aspiration est un phénomène aérodynamique découvert par les pilotes de stock-cars dans les années 1950. Deux voitures roulant l’une derrière l’autre atteignent une plus grande vitesse qu’une voiture isolée en raison...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Die Vertrauensbarriere durchbrechen http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/die-vertrauensbarriere-durchbrechen <div>Author: Venable, JV</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>Der Windschatten ist ein aerodynamisches Phänomen, das in den 1950er-Jahren von Stockcarfahrern entdeckt wurde. Durch Windschatten können zwei sehr eng hintereinander fahrende Fahrzeuge höhere Geschwindig-keiten...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Derribar la barrera de la confianza http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/derribar-la-barrera-de-la-confianza <div>Author: Venable, JV</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>El rebufo es un fenómeno aerodinámico descubierto por los pilotos de carreras de producción en serie durante la década del cincuenta. Esa técnica permite que dos automóviles (muy cerca uno del otro) alcancen...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Breaking the Trust Barrier (Chinese) http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/breaking-trust-barrier-chinese <div>Author: Venable, JV</div> <div>Publisher: B</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/chinese">Chinese</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Drafting is an aerodynamic phenomenon discovered by stock car drivers in the 1950s. This action causes two cars that are moving very close together to achieve higher speeds than would be possible individually due to a...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Leading with Noble Purpose http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/leading-noble-purpose <div>Author: McLeod, Lisa Earle</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, 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>To be successful, leaders must harness the hardwired human desire to find purpose in their work. In <strong>Leading with Noble Purpose</strong>, Lisa Earle McLeod offers a template for making meaning central to any...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Do It, Mean It, Be It http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/do-it-mean-it-be-it <div>Author: Shanahan, Corrie</div> <div>Publisher: The Career Press, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Do It, Mean It, Be It</strong>, noted performance, productivity, and leadership expert Corrie Shanahan shares the secrets of successful executives who enjoy meaningful personal lives and fantastic careers....</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Find the Fire http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/find-fire <div>Author: Mautz, Scott</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2018</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Inspiration is the springboard to success, innovation, and feats of greatness. While we know its fundamental importance to doing good work and helping us find meaning in our lives, inspiration often fizzles instead of...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Supply Chain Revolution http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/supply-chain-revolution <div>Author: Sarkar, Suman</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</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 Supply Chain Revolution</strong>, Suman Sarkar argues that you should use new sourcing and supply chain techniques to gain market advantages for your company. Supply chains and sourcing can help you...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Crunch Time http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/crunch-time <div>Author: Peterson, Rick | Hoekstra, Judd</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 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>High-pressure situations can cripple even the most competent people. In <strong>Crunch Time</strong>, Rick Peterson and Judd Hoekstra prove that the difference between success and failure is often a state of mind. They...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Moment crucial http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/moment-crucial <div>Author: Peterson, Rick | Hoekstra, Judd</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>Les situations stressantes peuvent paralyser les personnes les plus compétentes. Dans leur ouvrage intitulé <strong>Moment crucial</strong>, Rick Peterson et Judd Hoekstra démontrent que la différence entre réussite et...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Im Ernstfall http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/im-ernstfall <div>Author: Peterson, Rick | Hoekstra, Judd</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>Hektische Situationen machen selbst die Besten von uns handlungsunfähig. In <strong>Im Ernstfall</strong> beweisen Rick Peterson und Judd Hoekstra, dass der Unterschied zwischen Erfolg und Misserfolg oft lediglich eine...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries