CRITICAL thinking

CRITICAL thinking

 
Clarity Smart, Jamie Capstone Publishing Ltd. , 2013 Leadership, Personal Growth

In Clarity, Jamie Smart describes how people encumber their minds with mistaken perceptions that are based on external circumstances. These perceptions tend to be superstitions that degrade thinking...

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Think Fast! Hale, Guy A. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Leadership

In Think Fast!, Guy A. Hale introduces a new method to learn how to make decisions quickly and accurately without becoming overwhelmed by the many potential pitfalls and headaches of the lightning-...

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Superpower! Saeks, Ford John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Personal Growth, Productivity

Superpower! by Ford Saeks challenges readers to discover new ways to face obstacles, solve problems, and improve their performances at work and on a personal level. Saeks disputes the benefits...

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The Crash Course Martenson, Chris John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Economics & Finance

Most Americans assume that the economy will continually operate in a way that is both effective and orderly. However, recent economic, environmental, and energy-related trends have emerged which challenge this...

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The Pause Principle Cashman, Kevin Berrett-Koehler Publications, Inc. , 2012 Communication, Leadership

Over a long and innovative career in business, Kevin Cashman has concluded that deep, ongoing, calm reflection—what he calls “pause”—is essential for success in both work and life. The Pause Principle...

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The Art of Being Unreasonable Broad, Eli John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2012 Business Biographies, Leadership

Eli Broad’s most cherished possession, a paperweight from his wife Edythe, is inscribed with these words from George Bernard Shaw: “The reasonable man adapts himself to the world. The unreasonable one persists in...

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Consider Forrester, Daniel Patrick Palgrave Macmillan , 2011 Personal Growth

In Consider, author and strategist Daniel Patrick Forrester issues a call to individuals and institutions across the globe, urging them to carve think time out of their busy schedules and engage in...

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Make Up Your Mind Mooz, Hal John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2012 Leadership, Management

In Make Up Your Mind, Hal Mooz addresses the common misunderstandings and flaws inherent in decision making. He provides examples of how all levels of society are fraught with flawed decisions that...

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The Rise and Fall of Strategic Planning Mintzberg, Henry Simon & Schuster, Inc. , 1994 Business Strategy

In his now-classic study, The Rise and Fall of Strategic Planning, Henry Mintzberg traces the origins of strategic planning, describes its demise, diagnoses why it failed, identifies important...

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The Remedy Dennis, Pascal Lean Productivity Network , 2010 Business Strategy, Productivity

Whereas Lean thinking has traditionally been applied to manufacturing, it has great potential to improve other areas of operation as well. It can even benefit organizations that are not involved in manufacturing. The...

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