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Five Temptations of a CEO: A Leadership Fable

Imagine running into the ultimate management mentor late one night on an otherwise deserted commuter train, and walking away from the strange encounter with an encapsulated guide to success in the corporate world. That’s exactly what screenwriter and business coach Patrick Lencioni has done in The Five Temptations of a CEO: A Leadership Fable, placing […]

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Now, Discover Your Strengths

Did you know that your brain makes over 1000 decisions everyday? And almost all those decisions are based on your top five talents? Identify your top five, hone the corresponding skills, and you will be even more successful. Buckingham’s great book shows us how to identify those talents, neutralize weaknesses, and do the things we […]

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The World is Flat

For Thomas Friedman, cheap, ubiquitous telecommunications have finally obliterated all impediments to international competition, and the dawning “flat world” is a jungle pitting “lions” and “gazelles,” where “economic stability is not going to be a feature” and “the weak will fall farther behind.” Rugged, adaptable entrepreneurs, by contrast, will be empowered. The service sector (telemarketing, […]

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The On-Time, On-Target Manager

The On-Time, On-Target Manager tells the highly recognizable story of Bob, a middle manager who tends to put things off to the last minute. He misses deadlines, rationalizes, justifies, and tries to explain. Luckily, Bob is sent to his company’s CEO ? a new kind of CEO ? the “Chief Effectiveness Officer” ? who helps […]

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The E-Myth Revisited: Why Most Small Businesses Don’t Work

In this first new and totally revised edition of the 150,000-copy underground bestseller, The E-Myth, Michael Gerber dispels the myths surrounding starting your own business and shows how commonplace assumptions can get in the way of running a business. Next, he walks you through the steps in the life of a business?from entrepreneurial infancy, through […]

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The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership

What would happen if a top expert with more than 30 years of leadership experience were willing to distill everything he had learned about leadership into a handful of life-changing principles just for you? It would change your life.

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7 Habits of Highly Effective People

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change was a groundbreaker when it was first published in 1990, and it continues to be a business bestseller with more than 10 million copies sold. Stephen Covey, an internationally respected leadership authority, realizes that true success encompasses a balance of personal and professional […]

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Good To Great

Five years ago, Jim Collins asked the question, “Can a good company become a great company and if so, how?” In Good to Great Collins, the author of Built to Last, concludes that it is possible, but finds there are no silver bullets. Collins and his team of researchers began their quest by sorting through […]

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It’s Your Ship

Even though this audio book is of military origin, the lessons learned are applicable to all organizations. Learn about leading and motivating your employees, and doing the “little things” that make such a big difference in your organization’s effectiveness, morale, and turnover.

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