Monthly Top Summaries

Monthly Top Summaries

 
The Small BIG Martin, Steven J. | Goldstein, Noah J. | Cialdini, Robert B. Hachette Book Group , 2014 Change Management

Successfully persuading others to take particular actions is an essential skill in both business and in daily life. In The Small BIG, Steve J. Martin, Noah J. Goldstein, and Robert B. Cialdini identify...

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Why Simple Wins Bodell, Lisa Taylor & Francis Group , 2017 Productivity

In Why Simple Wins, Lisa Bodell explains why it is so vital for people to incorporate simplicity into every type of work. Through detailed case studies, interviews with company executives, and clearly...

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The Relationship Engine Wallace, Ed AMACOM , 2017 Relationships

Every leader’s dream is getting people to commit to his or her mission and collaborate to achieve results. Strong business relationships are the catalyst that drives performance. But most leaders leave business...

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Leading with Strategic Thinking Olson, Aaron K. | Simerson, B.Keith John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2015 Leadership

In today’s disruptive business environment, strategic thinking and leadership are vital to any organization’s success. Leaders who effectively integrate the two elements can overcome the demands of their environments...

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You Said What?! Zoller, Kim | Preston, Kerry The Career Press, Inc. , 2015 Communication

As Kim Zoller and Kerry Preston explain in You Said What?!, effective communication is vital in the workplace. Building relationships with others means making them feel valued, respected, and, above...

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Harvard Business Review Manager’s Handbook Review Press, Harvard Business Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2017 Management

In their day-to-day roles, managers are often tasked with solving practical problems, evaluating internal processes, drafting new budgets, and overcoming obstacles. These challenges can be daunting to both new and...

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The Serving Leader Jennings, Kenneth R. | Stahl-Wert, John Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2016 Leadership

The Serving Leader by Kenneth R. Jennings and John Stahl-Wert showcases the powerful yet paradoxical method of achieving greatness by serving others. They intertwine tales of an estranged son and his...

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Ctrl Alt Delete Joel, Mitch Hachette Book Group , 2013 Technology

In Ctrl Alt Delete, Mitch Joel examines how technology has changed the business landscape. To remain relevant and competitive, brands, businesses, and individuals need to “reboot,” changing both...

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The Profit of Kindness Lublin, Jill The Career Press, Inc. , 2017 Business Strategy

In The Profit of Kindness, Jill Lublin asserts that the same characteristics that help define a moral and decent person can lead to success in business. Conversely, people and corporations that follow...

 
 
Winning the Brain Game May, Matthew E. McGraw-Hill Education , 2016 Personal Growth

Although the human brain is capable of great things, it is also susceptible to a variety of unproductive thinking patterns. In Winning the Brain Game, Matthew E. May defines the seven fatal flaws of...