All Time Top Summaries

All Time Top Summaries

 
What To Do When There's Too Much To Do Stack, Laura Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2012 Productivity

Today’s fast-paced and high-pressured business environment often requires workers to spend sixty, seventy, eighty, or more hours per week on the job. Unfortunately, productivity tends to decrease as work hours increase...

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How Successful People Think Maxwell, John C. Center Street , 2009 Personal Growth

In all aspects of life, from the professional world to family interactions, good thinkers help solve problems. In How Successful People Think, Maxwell discusses the 11 skills that good thinkers exhibit...

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Conversations for Change Hayashi, Shawn Kent McGraw-Hill , 2011 Change Management, Communication

Meaningful conversation is a learned skill, writes Shawn Kent Hayashi in Conversations for Change. As a consultant, Hayashi has spent more than 20 years coaching people to improve their conversation...

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Get-It-Done Guy's 9 Steps to Work Less and Do More Robbins, Stever St. Martin's Griffin , 2010 Productivity

Most people today are overwhelmed with work both at work and at home. Working more efficiently is one solution, but few know where to begin. In Get-It-Done Guy’s 9 Steps to Work Less and Do More,...

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Crucial Conversations Patterson, Kerry | Grenny, Joseph | McMillan, Ron | Switzler, Al McGraw-Hill , 2002 Communication, Human Resources, Leadership, Personal Growth

Crucial conversations happen to everyone. They are the conversations that affect the quality of our lives, whether in the personal or the professional realm. Crucial conversations are those in which opinions vary, in...

 
 
Steve Jobs Isaacson, Walter Simon & Schuster, Inc. , 2011 Business Biographies

When people think of Apple, they almost immediately think of Steve Jobs – the driving force behind products like the Mac, iPhone, iPod, and iPad. In the biography, Steve Jobs, Walter Isaacson explores...

 
 
What Your Body Says (and how to master the message) Sayler, Sharon John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2010 Communication

In What Your Body Says (and how to master the message), Sharon Sayler explains how nonverbal signs are a very influential part of communication, sometimes even more so than the verbal part of the...

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Change Anything Patterson, Kerry | Grenny, Joseph | Maxfield, David | McMillan, Ron | Switzler, Al Business Plus , 2011 Personal Growth

Many people believe that permanently changing their habits is difficult, if not impossible. However, through behavior change, it is possible to significantly improve results in many different areas of life. In ...

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Personality Style at Work Ward, Kate The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. , 2012 Relationships, Teams

Personality Style at Work by Kate Ward describes the proven personality style model from HRDQ, the noted training materials developer. This book is intended to help both managers and team members reach...

 
 
The Innovation Secrets of Steve Jobs Gallo, Carmine McGraw-Hill , 2011 Innovation

In The Innovation Secrets of Steve Jobs, business journalist Carmine Gallo describes the seven principles that form the philosophical core of master innovator, Steve Jobs. Although there is only one...

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