New Titles | Business Book Summaries http://www.bizsum.com/ Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:00:22 -0400 Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:59:19 -0400 The High Roller Experience http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/high-roller-experience <div>Author: Norton, David</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>In <strong>The High Roller Experience</strong>, David Norton shares how he used data to identify opportunities, build a brand, and craft unparalleled customer experiences in his role as Chief Marketing Officer at...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries HBR’s 10 Must Reads On Mental Toughness http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/hbrs-10-must-reads-mental-toughness <div>Author: Harvard Business Review Press</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</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>In <strong>HBR’s 10 Must Reads On Mental Toughness</strong>, Harvard Business Review Press presents a collection of articles that you can use to boost your emotional strength and resilience in the workplace. Through...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Designed Leadership http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/designed-leadership <div>Author: Quayle, Moura</div> <div>Publisher: Columbia University 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>Designers don’t create things that work well by accident. Rather, they apply time-tested principles and practices that lead to highly functional output. To be the best leaders they can be and to get the best results...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Fortune Makers http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/fortune-makers <div>Author: Useem, Michael | Singh, Harbir | Liang, Neng | Cappelli, Peter</div> <div>Publisher: Hachette Book Group, Inc.</div> <div>Published Date: 2017</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/global-business">Global Business</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>The growth of China’s economy over the past several decades has been extraordinary. Its rise has been led by entrepreneurs and private company executives who have created personal and company fortunes despite their...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Magnetic Leader http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/magnetic-leader <div>Author: Matuson, Roberta Chinsky</div> <div>Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group</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>According to Roberta Chinsky Matuson in <strong>The Magnetic Leader</strong>, the current trend of offering more and better perks in order to retain employees isn’t sustainable. Whenever attracting and retaining talent...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Amazon Way on IoT http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/amazon-way-iot <div>Author: Rossman, John</div> <div>Publisher: Clyde Hill Publishing</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>The Internet of Things (IoT) refers to sensors that are embedded on a wide range of items to collect and transmit data. This data can be used to monitor and manage systems, and the combined data from thousands of...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Power of Little Ideas http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/power-little-ideas <div>Author: Robertson, David | Lineback, Kent</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</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>Companies often see two paths to innovation: incrementally improving existing products or services or disrupting their markets with completely new offerings. While both of these approaches can be effective, a third...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Amazon Way http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/amazon-way <div>Author: Rossman, John</div> <div>Publisher: Clyde Hill Publishing</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>Having rapidly expanded from its entry to market as an online bookseller to its current position as a leading retail giant, Amazon is one of today’s most compelling business success stories—and for good reason. Under...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Feminist Fight Club http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/feminist-fight-club <div>Author: Bennett, Jessica</div> <div>Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers</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>Though women have made huge strides in the workplace in the past decades, sexism still presents them with significant obstacles. In <strong>Feminist Fight Club</strong>, Jessica Bennett describes how she and a group of...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries HBR Emotional Intelligence Series: Purpose, Meaning, and Passion http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/hbr-emotional-intelligence-series-purpose-meaning-and-passion <div>Author: </div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</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><strong>HBR Emotional Intelligence Series: Purpose, Meaning, and Passion</strong> from Harvard Business Review Press provides an essential roadmap for finding and harnessing the power of passion at work. Through a...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Power Your Tribe http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/power-your-tribe <div>Author: Comaford, Christine</div> <div>Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education</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>Businesses in every sector are facing challenges from increased competition, shifts in market preferences, demands for restructuring, and the introduction of new leaders. In light of these relentless, rapid changes,...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Outstanding Middle Manager http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/outstanding-middle-manager <div>Author: Tinline, Gordon | Cooper, Cary</div> <div>Publisher: Kogan Page Limited</div> <div>Published Date: 2016</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/management">Management</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Life as a mid-level manager can be tough. Pressures from other employees both up and down the organizational hierarchy and the absence of sanctioned role empowerment can leave you feeling stressed out, ineffective, and...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries 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 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 Impromptu http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/impromptu <div>Author: Humphrey, Judith</div> <div>Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.</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>As a leader, you must be ready to influence and inspire at a moment’s notice. Impromptu speaking is a means of achieving that goal, but it is an art that few have mastered. It takes discipline to be able to say...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries The Circle Blueprint http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/circle-blueprint <div>Author: Skeen, Jack | Miller, Greg | Hill, Aaron</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>In <strong>The Circle Blueprint</strong>, Jack Skeen, Greg Miller, and Aaron Hill argue that material wealth doesn’t correlate to life satisfaction. Instead, you thrive when you rise above the material world and...</p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Intelligent Disobedience http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/intelligent-disobedience-0 <div>Author: McGannon, Bob</div> <div>Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group</div> <div>Published Date: 2018</div> <div>Categories: <a href="http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/category/leadership">Leadership</a></div> <div>&nbsp;</div> <div><p>Intelligent disobedience occurs when someone acts outside the standard rules or processes of an organization to bring about a better business outcome than would result from the routine way of doing things. In <strong>...</strong></p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries Competing on Analytics http://www.bizsum.com/summaries/competing-analytics <div>Author: Davenport, Thomas H. | Harris, Jeanne G.</div> <div>Publisher: Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation</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>Analytics can be a powerful way for companies to develop a competitive advantage. However, utilizing analytics to their fullest requires new technologies, types of talent, and business models. In <strong>Competing on...</strong></p></div> New Titles | Business Book Summaries