On Books

Leadership Freak

I love books, the old fashioned kind made from trees. Old books smell like wisdom. I love how books look on my shelves. If you saw… Continue reading → Book Notes Personal GrowthI love how they feel and smell.

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Manager's Answer Book

Coaching Tip

Writing a book is a journey throughout our careers, where we have encountered situations and had experiences that have now been incorporated into the "The Manager's Answer Book". Source: The Manager's Answer Book: Powerful Tools to Build Trust and Teams, Maximize Your Impact and Influence, and Respond to Challenges .

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A Salute to Book Bloggers

In the CEO Afterlife

And finally, the ability of publishers to effectively market every new book is a luxury of the past century. Beyond the challenge of breaking into the industry, the newbie author who lands a book deal faces the daunting task of marketing their baby. Life My Books Writing amazon.ca

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Books and More Books

Execupundit

This has been a day for selecting books to be donated to my favorite family used bookstore. It is a sometimes reckless process and I have, on occasion, found myself buying back books I once gave away. Finding books that had been forgotten is one of the small joys.

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4 Books to Help You Grow Professionally

Women on Business

Reader Submission business booksWe've Moved! Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] If you haven't already done so, update your reader now with this changed subscription address to get your latest updates from us. link].

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The Manager's Answer Book

Coaching Tip

The Manager's Answer Book: Powerful Tools to Build Trust and Teams, Maximize Your Impact and Influence, and Respond to Challenges. Books Business Coaching Career Leadership Memes Self-Awareness Skills Tips What is Work life

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First Look: Leadership Books for October 2018

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in October 2018. BooksDon't miss out on other great new and future releases. ICONIC : How Organizations and Leaders Attain, Sustain, and Regain the Highest Level of Distinction by Scott McKain. Moral Leadership for a Divided Age : Fourteen People Who Dared to Change Our World by David P. Gushee and Colin Holtz. Leaders : Myth and Reality by. Stanley McChrystal with Jeff Eggers and Jay Mangone.

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Free Books!

Execupundit

At Open Culture, you can download all 51 Harvard Classics as free e-books. Call me Ishmael. [HT: HT: Instapundit

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Book Reports on Steroids

Kevin Eikenberry

When you read the two words “book report”, it might take you back to school, in front of your fellow students, with your knees knocking, scared stiff and trying to remember the title of the book and hoping you can survive until the teacher tells you you can sit down.

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Business Books: Managing for Results

Execupundit

[Photo by Jeroen den Otter at Unsplash] Wally the Bock discusses Peter the Druck

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The Best Leadership Books of 2017

Leading Blog

Related Interest: Best Leadership Books of 2016. Best Leadership Books of 2015. Best Leadership Books of 2014. BooksHumility Is the New Smart : Rethinking Human Excellence in the Smart Machine Age by Edward D.

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Bock on Books

Execupundit

Wally Bock reviews Adam Grant's very interesting book

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Two Essential Books

Execupundit

There are many excellent books on leadership and management, but I believe these two are truly extraordinary

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Books To Read This Month

Eric Jacobson

Pictured above are two books to add to your list for reading this month. In her book, author Esther K. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Jeff Gothelf Josh Seiden Leadership Books Let The Story Do The Work Management Sense & Respond Storytelling Esther K.

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Bock on Books

Execupundit

Wally Bock , a very wise man who has been pointing to books that have shaped the lives of others, notes the books that have shaped his life. [I I will be posting my own list later

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Leadership Books For Your Summer Reading

Eric Jacobson

Best Leadership Books Books Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Books Summer Reading

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First Look: Leadership Books for September 2018

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in September 2018. BooksDon't miss out on other great new and future releases. Didn't See It Coming : Overcoming the Seven Greatest Challenges That No One Expects and Everyone Experiences by Carey Nieuwhof. Dear Founder : Letters of Advice for Anyone Who Leads, Manages, or Wants to Start a Business by Maynard Webb with Carlye Adler. Leadership : In Turbulent Times by Doris Kearns Goodwin.

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Bock on Books

Execupundit

Wally Bock reviews the book. [He He just added to my reading stack

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Business Books Gift Ideas

Women on Business

There are still shopping days left this holiday season, and business books that can help both businessmen and businesswomen learn and grow are perfect presents and stocking stuffers. What are your favorite business books that you recommend to the Women on Business audience?

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First Look: Leadership Books for August 2018

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in August 2018. BooksDon't miss out on other great new and future releases. Mastering Fear : A Navy SEAL's Guide by Brandon Webb and John David Mann. 8 Steps to High Performance : Focus On What You Can Change (Ignore the Rest) by Marc Effron. Humble Leadership : The Power of Relationships, Openness, and Trust by Edgar H. Schein and Peter A. Schein.

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New Books For Leaders

Eric Jacobson

New books for leaders just now hitting the stores: Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Books

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33 Book Recommendations From My Friends

Joseph Lalonde

I love consuming the content of books. Men and women have poured their blood, sweat, and tears into crafting a book worth reading. Or new worlds are available to us when we crack open a book. Once I asked the question, the book recommendations poured in.

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The Best Books I Recommend.

Rich Gee Group

I’m asked all the time by clients and attendees to my keynotes/workshops/seminars to recommend my favorite books. Visit The Best Books. The post The Best Books I Recommend.

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Leadership Books To Read This Month

Eric Jacobson

Pictured above are two books to add to your list for reading this month. In her book, author Esther K. Eric Jacobson Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Leadership BooksLet The Story Do The Work explains that at the heart of leadership lies persuasion.

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Bock on Books

Execupundit

Wally Bock has a valuable post on books about books. It is especially helpful for the business book reader. Photo by Janko Ferlic at Unsplash

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Book Review by Judith Barrow

In the CEO Afterlife

Book reviewer, Judith Barrow is a writer of short stories, poems, plays, and articles published throughout the British Isles. This book is based on real events that happened during World War II and it is obvious the author ha s also researched extensively.

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The 12 Book Rule

Execupundit

Certain books are read at certain times - fortunately, I have a good memory - and I set a limit of no more than 12 books at any time. A few of them, such as the Branson and Buechner books, are written to be read in short bursts so they are great late-night reading.

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First Look: Leadership Books for June 2018

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in June 2018. All titles are at least 40% off the list price and are available only in limited quantities. * * * "He that loves a book will never want a faithful friend, a wholesome counselor, a cheerful companion, an effectual comforter. BooksDon't miss out on other great new and future releases this month. Never Stop Learning : Stay Relevant, Reinvent Yourself, and Thrive by Bradley R. Staats.

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5 Books I’m Reading in The Next 30 Days

Leadership Freak

Great books inspire you to think your own thoughts. 5 books I’m reading in the next 30 days: Powerful: Building a Culture of Freedom and Responsibility by Patty McCord, Chief Talent Officer at… Continue reading → Book Notes Leadership Development

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Best Leadership Book Of 2016

Eric Jacobson

Soon, I will announce my choice for best book about leadership for 2017. After reading nearly 30 new books about leadership this past year, my pick for 2016's best new leadership book is, Mastering the Challenges of Leading Change , by H. James Dallas Leadership Leadership Book

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A Different Gardening Book

Execupundit

The New Yorker : Charlotte Mendelson on a gardening book for those who hate gardening books

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Books for Leaders

Execupundit

Easily one of the best books I've read in years. In addition to noting some individual leadership styles, Ricks examines some of the underlying management policies that quietly produced major results, for good or ill. Have your pen ready to mark it up. Highly recommended

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Leadership Books

Execupundit

Kurt Harden at Cultural Offering has assembled some very interesting lists of books about leadership. Notice the overlaps

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Bock on Books

Execupundit

Wally Bock just added to my book stack. Read his review

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Book Review from Amy’s Bookshelf

In the CEO Afterlife

This book begins in 1941 and concerns three people in particular: Tony, Katarina and Goran. When I initially started reading the book, I found myself a little lost. I have no idea what the author’s background is, but he clearly has done some excellent research for this book.

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Books for Leadership Freaks

Leadership Freak

When I’m asked for book recommendations, I always ask, “Have you read, “The Leadership Challenge,” by Kouzes and Posner. Book Notes kouzes and posner Leadership leadership books Leaders are learners. Recently read and recommended: The Secret of Teams Culture Secret Focus Leadership and the Art of the Struggle The Outstanding Organization Boundaries for Leaders On the shelf and recommended: Full Steam Ahead The [.].

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Bock on Biz Books

Execupundit

Wally Bock lists the five best business books he read in 2017. The 4 Disciplines of Execution and Team of Teams would certainly make my list. They are excellent

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Bock on Books

Execupundit

Wally Bock has book recommendations for business leaders

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Bowie's Books

Execupundit

I know that many of you often ask, "What type of books does David Bowie read?" Open Culture has the answer

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Books the “Freaks” Recommend

Leadership Freak

I asked Leadership Freak readers for book recommendations from books they read in 2015. Truman 10 Books published in 2015: (Listed by current – 12/28/2015 – Amazon Best Seller Ranking.) Navy … … Continue reading → Author Book NotesI am delighted to pass along their recommendations. “Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” ” Harry S.

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The Best Leadership Books of 2016

Leading Blog

Posner have written a new book that examines a fundamental question: How do people learn leadership? The book offers a concrete framework to help individuals of all levels, functions, and backgrounds take charge of their own leadership development and become the best leaders they can be.

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DISC E-Book | A Comprehensive Guide

Chart Your Course

FREE DISC E-BOOK. The post DISC E-Book | A Comprehensive Guide appeared first on Chart Your Course International. A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING BEHAVIORAL STYLES THROUGH DISC. Understanding HOW a person does what they do. DISC: The Universal Language of Behaviors.

100 Books

Execupundit

Wally Bock gives great advice in addressing this question: "Do you want to read 100 books this year?" One of my favorites is "Life is too short for crappy books." His post is filled with sound tips. As an old librarian used to say, "Check it out

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