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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Get Momentum Womack, Jason W. | Womack, Jodi John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2016 Personal Growth

Whether it is completing a creative project or landing a promotion at work, professionals cannot make new changes in their lives by relying on old strategies. In Get Momentum, motivational coaches...

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Small Acts of Leadership Hunter, G.Shawn Taylor & Francis Group , 2016 Leadership

In Small Acts of Leadership, G. Shawn Hunter outlines 12 seemingly small behaviors that can have a big impact on a person’s path to successful leadership. Small, incremental changes are superior to big...

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Beyond Competitive Advantage Zenger, Todd Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2016 Business Strategy

Many profitable and competitive companies suffer from stagnant stock prices. In Harvard Business School Publishing’s Beyond Competitive Advantage, corporate strategy expert Todd Zenger argues that in...

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Simply Brilliant Schroeder, Bernhard AMACOM , 2017 Innovation

Too many business professionals labor under the misconception that creativity and innovation are special skills that only “artistic types” possess. In Simply Brilliant, Bernhard Schroeder argues that...

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The Hybrid Sales Channel Blakeman, Rich McGraw-Hill Education , 2016 Marketing

There is little clarity among companies regarding exactly what a hybrid sales channel is, but a great deal of clarity in the business environment about why a company should implement one—it is what customers want and...

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Work Rules! Bock, Laszlo Hachette Book Group , 2015 Management

There are two ways to run a company: top-down, command and control—where leaders make and enforce the rules, or high-freedom and non-hierarchical—where employees are empowered to manage themselves. Either method can...

 
 
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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Freestyle Decision Making Riabacke, Dr. Mona | Riabacke, Dr. Ari LID Publishing , 2015 Business Strategy

Although most people make between 2,500 and 10,000 decisions a day, few actually take the time to consider how they go about making those decisions or how to improve their decision-making skills. In Freestyle...

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Leading Through Language Egnal, Bart John Wiley and Sons, Inc. , 2016 Communication

In Leading Through Language, Bart Egnal offers a step-by-step method for teaching leaders to inspire others through language. The language of leadership rejects fuzzy terms and concepts and focuses on...

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