New Titles | Business Book Summaries http://www.bizsum.com/ Thu, 19 Jul 2018 09:00:20 -0400 Thu, 19 Jul 2018 09:26:29 -0400 Talking to Crazy http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/talking-crazy <div>Author: Goulston, Mark</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</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>When someone is being irrational, we typically either ignore them or try to argue or reason with them. None of these techniques are effective, and often they make the situation worse. The key to effectively dealing...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Strategic Capitalism http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/strategic-capitalism <div>Author: D’Aveni, Richard A.</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</div> <div>Published Date: 2012</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/economics-finance">Economics & Finance</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In today’s global economy, the greatest threat to the United States is economic rather than military. According to competitive strategy expert Richard A. D’Aveni, the laissez-faire-centric capitalism on which America...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Working Identity http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/working-identity <div>Author: Ibarra, Herminia</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</div> <div>Published Date: 2003</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>When contemplating a career change, you may question how well you know yourself or the right direction for your future. You will likely cycle through periods of deep introspection and assessment, and be unable to make...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Business Bullshit http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/business-bullshit <div>Author: Spicer, André</div> <div>Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2018</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/communication">Communication</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Business Bullshit</strong>, André Spicer argues that most of the language used in modern organizations is completely meaningless. Organizations use buzzwords, empty statements, and pointless jargon to grab...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries A Guide to Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/guide-open-innovation-and-crowdsourcing <div>Author: Sloane, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</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 most innovative companies today are those that regularly collaborate with external partners. To successfully work with others outside of your company, you must embrace the practices of open innovation and...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Un guide de l’innovation ouverte et de la production participative http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/un-guide-de-linnovation-ouverte-et-de-la-production-participative <div>Author: Sloane, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/french">French</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>De nos jours, les entreprises qui innovent le plus sont celles qui collaborent régulièrement avec des personnes extérieures à l’entreprise. Pour que vos efforts de collaboration avec des partenaires externes portent...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Ein Leitfaden zu offener Innovation und Crowdsourcing http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/ein-leitfaden-zu-offener-innovation-und-crowdsourcing <div>Author: von Paul Sloane, Herausgegeben</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/german">German</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Die innovativsten Unternehmen sind heutzutage diejenigen, die regelmäßig mit externen Partnern zusammenarbeiten. Um mit anderen außerhalb Ihres Unternehmens erfolgreich zusammenzuarbeiten, müssen&nbsp;Sie offene...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Guía de la innovación abierta y de la colaboración colectiva http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/gu%C3%AD-de-la-innovacion-abierta-y-de-la-colaboracion-colectiva <div>Author: Sloane, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/spanish">Spanish</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>En la actualidad, las empresas más innovadoras son aquellas que practican la colaboración habitual con socios externos. Para trabajar con éxito con personas ajenas a la compañía, debe adoptar las prácticas de innovació...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries A Guide to Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing (Chinese) http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/guide-open-innovation-and-crowdsourcing-chinese <div>Author: Sloane, Paul</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2011</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/chinese">Chinese</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The most innovative companies today are those that regularly collaborate with external partners. To successfully work with others outside of your company, you must embrace the practices of open innovation and...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Time, Talent, Energy http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/time-talent-energy <div>Author: Mankins, Michael | Garton, Eric</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</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>When leaders excel at managing scarce resources, they gain a powerful advantage over their competitors. In today’s economy, the scarcest resources are the time, talent, and energy of the people within an organization—...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Do Good http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/do-good <div>Author: Thompson, Anne Bahr</div> <div>Publisher: AMACOM</div> <div>Published Date: 2018</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/social-responsibility">Social Responsibility</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>In <strong>Do Good</strong>, Anne Bahr Thompson argues that companies that align their brand images and with their ethics can flourish in the new global economy. Consumers are more aware than ever before of whether...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries You’re Addicted to You http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/you%E2%80%99re-addicted-you <div>Author: Blumenthal, Noah</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2007</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/personal-growth">Personal Growth</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>We all have things we’d like to change about ourselves. While most people believe their success depends on the strength of their convictions, willpower alone is not enough to drive lasting change. In <strong>You’re...</strong></p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Diamond Process http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/diamond-process <div>Author: Diamond, Mike J. | Harding, Christopher R.</div> <div>Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group Press</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>Many military and civilian leaders focus on leading people and overlook the importance of leading processes. In <strong>The Diamond Process</strong>, Mike J. Diamond and Christopher R. Harding present a compelling...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Temps, talent et énergie http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/temps-talent-et-energie <div>Author: Mankins, Michael | Garton, Eric</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>Les leaders doués pour gérer les ressources rares bénéficient d’un puissant avantage sur leurs concurrents. Dans l’économie actuelle, les ressources les plus rares sont le temps, le talent et l’énergie. Et, bien trop...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Zeit, Talent, Energie http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/zeit-talent-energie <div>Author: Mankins, Michael | Garton, Eric</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>Wenn Führungskräfte knappe Ressourcen herausragend managen, erhalten sie einen enormen Vorteil gegenüber ihren Konkurrenten. Im heutigen Wirtschaftssystem sind die knappsten Ressourcen Zeit, Talent und Energie der...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Tiempo, talento y energía http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/tiempo-talento-y-energi <div>Author: Mankins, Michael | Garton, Eric</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>Cuando los líderes se destacan en la gestión de recursos escasos, obtienen una ventaja importante sobre sus competidores. En la economía actual, los recursos más escasos son el tiempo, el talento y la energía de los...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Time, Talent, Energy (Chinese) http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/time-talent-energy-chinese <div>Author: Mankins, Michael | Garton, Eric</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>When leaders excel at managing scarce resources, they gain a powerful advantage over their competitors. In today’s economy, the scarcest resources are the time, talent, and energy of the people within an organization—...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Inefficiency Assassin http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/inefficiency-assassin <div>Author: Segura, Helene</div> <div>Publisher: New World Library</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/productivity">Productivity</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Working smarter is the key to streamlining workflow, improving productivity, and bringing balance into your life. In <strong>The Inefficiency Assassin</strong>, Helene Segura explains that by combining planning and...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The End of Average http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/end-average <div>Author: Rose, Todd</div> <div>Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers</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>For almost two centuries, both the physical and social sciences have focused on averagarian thinking—the notion that people and systems can be measured, evaluated, and managed based on the concept of the average human...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Shapeholders http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/shapeholders <div>Author: Kennedy, Mark R.</div> <div>Publisher: Columbia University Press</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>Various organizations and individuals, ranging from social activists to politicians, have significant power over businesses, even though they have no stake in those companies. Mark R. Kennedy refers to these players as...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries It’s Who You Know http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/it%E2%80%99s-who-you-know <div>Author: Garner, Janine</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/relationships">Relationships</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>As Janine Garner explains in <strong>It’s Who You Know</strong>, networking is vital for individual development, and can lead to both personal and professional success. However, merely collecting a superficial group of...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Faster Together http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/faster-together <div>Author: Stack, Laura</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 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>Teams are more productive and profitable than solo contributors can ever be, but they require a different type of attention and care to develop. In <strong>Faster Together</strong>, Laura Stack likens teams to luxury...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Plus vite ensemble http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/plus-vite-ensemble <div>Author: Stack, Laura</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2018</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/french">French</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Une équipe est plus productive et plus rentable qu’un collaborateur isolé, mais elle a besoin d’une attention et d’une vigilance adaptées pour se développer. Dans <strong>Plus vite ensemble</strong>, Laura Stack...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Gemeinsam schneller http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/gemeinsam-schneller <div>Author: Stack, Laura</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2018</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/german">German</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Teams sind produktiver und rentabler, als einzelne Mitwirkende je sein können. Ihre Entwicklung erfordert jedoch eine andere Art der Aufmerksamkeit und Betreuung. In <strong>Gemeinsam schneller</strong> vergleicht...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Aceleremos juntos http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/aceleremos-juntos <div>Author: Stack, Laura</div> <div>Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2018</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/spanish">Spanish</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Todo equipo es más productivo y rentable que la suma de sus integrantes por separado, pero su desarrollo requiere atención y cuidados distintos. En <strong>Aceleremos juntos</strong>, Laura&nbsp;Stack compara a los...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries