MANAGEMENT

MANAGEMENT

 
Powerhouse MacNeice, Brian | Bowen, James Kogan Page Limited , 2016 Business Strategy

“Powerhouse” companies are, above all, fluid and able to change with diverse and unexpected circumstances. In their book Powerhouse, Brian MacNeice and James Bowen present case studies and examples to...

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Sensemaking Madsbjerg, Christian Hachette Book Group, Inc. , 2017 Business Strategy

As the world turns to Big Data, algorithms, and artificial intelligence for answers, some people are beginning to undervalue the importance of the humanities in the business world. They believe “the human factor” can...

 
 
Talent Is Overrated Colvin, Geoff Penguin Group , 2008 Personal Growth

Why are world-class performers able to do what they do? Some people say they are born with innate talent, that they are smarter than everyone else, or that their extraordinary abilities come from years of experience....

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The New Manager’s Survival Guide Haines, Steven McGraw-Hill Education , 2016 Management

In The New Manager’s Survival Guide, Steven Haines examines 12 key areas that new managers must master to accelerate their own careers and improve the companies they work for. The book serves as a road...

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Be the Boss Everyone Wants to Work For Gentry, William Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2016 Leadership Development

In Be the Boss Everyone Wants to Work For, William Gentry offers a strategic guide to becoming the kind of leader others want to follow. Gentry explains why great employees do not always make great...

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Hard-Won Wisdom Janove, Jathan AMACOM , 2017 Management

In Hard-Won Wisdom, Jathan Janove shares entertaining stories and valuable lessons from his 25 years of litigation and consulting. He chronicles 46 workplace stories highlighting managerial mess-ups...

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Art Thinking Whitaker, Amy HarperCollins Publishers , 2016 Business Strategy

Although many people consider art to be objects like paintings or sculptures, the term “art” can be viewed with a broader lens. In the world of business, creativity is essential for innovation. Leading organizations...

 
 
Awakening Compassion at Work Worline, Monica C. | Dutton, Jane E. Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2017 Relationships

In Awakening Compassion at Work, Monica C. Worline and Jane E. Dutton examine the effects of suffering in the workplace, and why it has been marginalized. Their two decades of research in the field...

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Winning Well Hurt, Karin | Dye, David AMACOM , 2016 Relationships

In Winning Well, Karin Hurt and David Dye explain that the best managers are those who are self-assured enough to relish challenges, but humble enough to understand that they cannot achieve anything...

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Looptail Poon Tip, Bruce Hachette Book Group , 2013 Social Responsibility

In Looptail, Bruce Poon Tip tells the story of his top adventure travel agency G Adventures and how its innovative management practices and social enterprise mission have engaged employees and...

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