Monthly Top Summaries

Monthly Top Summaries

 
Mastering Leadership Anderson, Robert J. | Adams, William A. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2016 Leadership

Despite the fact that it has been proven to directly contribute to business performance, few organizations prioritize developing leadership effectiveness. In Mastering Leadership, consultants Robert J...

 
 
The Daily Edge Horsager, David Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2015 Chinese
 
 
20 Minute Manager: Virtual Collaboration Review Press, Harvard Business Harvard Business Review Press , 2016 Management

Many professionals today are opting to work remotely either part- or full-time. Although the decision to work outside of a traditional office setting often provides professionals with more freedom and flexibility, it...

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The Leadership Contract Molinaro, Vince John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2013 Leadership

The main challenge of leadership is that it is poorly understood, and the public associates leadership with scandal and distrust. Also, people in leadership roles often do not understand how to lead. In The...

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How to Get a Meeting with Anyone Heinecke, Stu BenBella Books, Inc. , 2016 Marketing

How to Get a Meeting with Anyone focuses on contact marketing, a sales strategy based on targeting select executives with customized value propositions. Author and Wall Street Journal cartoonist Stu...

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The Hook Krevolin, Richard The Career Press, Inc. , 2016 Marketing

Storytelling has always been a universally valuable and effective means of connecting with others. It is an excellent method for sharing and recalling information, motivating and inspiring people...

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Lead More, Control Less Weisbord, Marvin | Janoff, Sandra Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2015 Leadership Development

Organizations work best when all of their workers are engaged and trusted to share responsibility for their companies’ successes. However, the theory of control is so deeply ingrained in most organizational cultures...

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The Three Rules Raynor, Michael E. | Ahmed, Mumtaz Portfolio/Penguin , 2013 Business Strategy

Strategy and management advice is often unreliable. Most lessons derived from companies that have achieved extraordinary results typically do not account for the factors of chance, coincidence, or random fluctuations....

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Make Your Own Waves Patler, Louis AMACOM , 2016 Entrepreneurship

In Make Your Own Waves, Louis Patler explains that those starting their own businesses can learn a great deal from the rules followed by Big Wave surfers. Like surfers, successful entrepreneurs must...

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Invisibles Zweig, David Penguin Group , 2014 Personal Growth

Many of the most fulfilled and happy people do not achieve fame or fortune as a result of the work they do, nor do they care to. Rather, they enjoy a deep sense of satisfaction from the unrecognized contributions they...

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