Unplug from Technology!

Career Advancement

Technology is a good servant but a bad master.”. Then he picked up a book on time management and realized how much time he was wasting. If, like Vincent, you’re staying too connected, consider these tips for unplugging from technology after work or even during the workday.

Technology and Being Human

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Tiffani is also the author of a new book “ Growth IQ: Get Smarter About the Choices that Will Make or Break Your Business ” due for release in August 2018. Creativity Leading the Self Sketchnotes Social Media collaboration creativity Leadership technology tiffani bova

The Best Leadership Books of 2018

Leading Blog

After the publication of their first book, Extreme Ownership , many people latched on to the aggressive implications of the word “extreme” and missed the more nuanced balance that a leader must have. The answer is explained in detail in this book. Best Leadership Books of 2016.

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Try a personal technology-free retreat

Aspire-CS

How about a technology-free weekend? A journal to write in, a good book, and whatever else (that doesn’t require plugs or batteries) are extras. A book you’ve wanted to read forever? I really like Lester Holt of NBC news.

The Best Leadership Books of 2017

Leading Blog

Hess and Katherine Ludwig Smart technologies will become ubiquitous, invading and changing many aspects of our professional and personal lives and in many ways challenging our fundamental beliefs about success, opportunity, and the American Dream. Best Leadership Books of 2015. Books

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Are We Experiencing A Technology Tsunami?

Rich Gee Group

home about rich our team news our fans services executive coach business coach speaking inspire media knowledge books affiliates contact Rich Gee Group 203.500.2421 Are We Experiencing A Technology Tsunami? How is technology changing for you?

Weekly Leader Podcast Episode 90 – Stan Baginskis, Cisco Emerging Technologies

Weekly Leader

This week Pam speaks with Stan Baginskis, Senior Director, Business Incubation – Emerging Technologies at Cisco followed by more great podsafe music. Weekly Leader Stan Baginskis, Senior Director, Business Incubation – Emerging Technologies at Cisco Contact Info Send comments to podcast@weeklyleader.net Audio comments are welcomed and encouraged. Buy Pam’s Book Today!

Using Technology to Improve The Sharing of Knowledge

Curious Cat

Manu Vora kicked the discussion off with his post on The Gift of Knowledge Transfer Through Technology. Technology can help improve our adoption of better understanding. Wikis are a wonderful technology because of how easy they make the management of shared knowledge.

How Passion Can Revolutionize Digital Technology, AND Change The.

Terry Starbucker

Home About Me About This Blog Starbucker’s Amazon Store TerryStarbucker.com Ramblings From a Glass Half Full How Passion Can Revolutionize Digital Technology, AND Change The World: A Video Every Leader Must See by Starbucker on August 29, 2010 In early 1997, its stock price was $4.

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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The Power of Audio Books

Modern Servant Leader

“Did you really read all those books?” However, it does not require a long commute to consume audio books. My veracious appetite for books now has me listening to audio books everywhere. Audio Books can be Read Anywhere.

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Harvard Business Review on Aligning Technology with Strategy: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Harvard Business Review on Aligning Technology with Strategy Various Contributors Harvard Business Review Press (2011) How and why technology should support your organization’s strategy…not the other way around This is one of the volumes in a series of anthologies of articles that first appeared in Harvard Business Review.

First Look: Leadership Books for June 2016

Leading Blog

Here's a look at some of the best leadership books to be released in June. The Inevitable : Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future by Kevin Kelly. BooksThat's Not How We Do It Here! A Story about How Organizations Rise and Fall--and Can Rise Again by John Kotter and Holger Rathgeber. The Outward Mindset : Seeing Beyond Ourselves by The Arbinger Institute. 64 Shots : Leadership in a Crazy World by Kevin Roberts.

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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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A Technology Case Study: Implementing What the Customer Wants

Strategy Driven

In order for any change to occur – whether it’s a decision to purchase a product, or an implementation to add new technology – whatever touches the ultimate solution must buy-in to the change. You just finished reading A Technology Case Study: Implementing What the Customer Wants

Creating Technology Solutions that are Appropriate Given the System Context

Deming Institute

Kentaro Toyama ‘s presentation at the 2016 Annual Deming Institute Conference – Geek Heresy: Technology’s Law of Amplification. From the website for Kentaro’s book, Geek Heresy. Edwards Deming): For the most part technology amplifies underlying human forces.

I’d Love Your Input on my New Book

The Practical Leader

As I posted recently , I’ve been working on a book development project for the past 18 months. That input complemented my deep dive into decades of workshops/retreats, blogs, books, and my research database. Technology is badly confusing information and communication.

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Disruptive Marketing book review

CEO Blog

I read a book - Disruptive Marketing - What Growth Hackers, Data Punks, and Other Hybrid Thinkers can Teach us about Navigating the New Normal by Geoffrey Colon. (no Earlier in the book, Colon had admonished people to not rely on their MBA or 30 years of experience. I liked a number of the quotes in the book (not only from the author but from other people). I listened to a short audio book on Habit Stacking.

The Technology We Will Read About Soon – The Online Buzz Last Week

First Friday Book Synopsis

We have provided synopses for many books on technology over the now completed 14 years of the First Friday Book Synopsis. Clearly, there are many avid readers who embrace technology and can’t wait to see what’s new. Here’s the next one that we will likely see covered in a book soon. Karl's blog entries Facebook first friday book synopsis Google Project Glass technology Twitter Wall Street Journal

Quotes And Leadership Lessons From Venom The Movie

Joseph Lalonde

Reel Leadership Amelia Young apologize bad leaders comic book movie hard questions Jared Bankens Jenny Slate Marvel movies Melora Walters Michelle Williams negotiation responsibility Riz Ahmed technology Tom Hardy trust VenomA Reel Leadership Article.

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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Book Review: Here Comes Everybody

Lead on Purpose

The book helped me understand more clearly how the Internet has changed the way we interact and get information. We are being pushed rapidly down a route largely determined by the technological environment.&# “Anything that raises the cost of doing something reduces what gets done.&#

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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.

Flashback To Best New Leadership Book Of 2016

Eric Jacobson

Originally published in December 2016: 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 Books

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Paradigm Flip – New Book Releases Tuesday December 10th

Modern Servant Leader

My new book releases Tuesday, December 10th. At the bottom of this post , I tell you how to get an advance copy of half the book, a 50% discount off the full book when it releases next week and a copy of Mark Sanborn’s Doing Leadership eBook - all FREE. About the Book. Paradigm Flip is a book about the dovetail of leadership and social media. Who this Book is For. Most anyone visiting this site will find this book helpful.

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Why Write A Book

CO2

RSS Feed Schedule a Call Free E-Book Assessment Test Coffee Schedule Coaching Lunch About Us CO2 Story Our Approach Our Successes Our Executive Coaches Gary B. In fact, the book lives on years beyond the leader’s own lifetime. And, more importantly, where is your book? ### Jennifer S.

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Book Review: Open Leadership by Charlene Li

Weekly Leader

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The Great Stagnation: Why Hasn’t Recent Technology Created More Jobs?

Strategy Driven

Not so, counters MIT’s Andrew McAfee, Erik Brynjolfsson and others, who insist that the advancements in innovation and technology are making big contributions to markets, businesses, and job functions. “If

Spring Break Leadership Book Recommendations

Eric Jacobson

Stumped for what business books to add to bring along on your Spring Break? Here are five must-read books for leaders well worth adding to your list: Lead With A Story -- A Guide To Crafting Business Narratives That Captivate, Convince, and Inspire. I couldn''t put this book down.

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Redesigning Leadership: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Redesigning Leadership: Design, Technology, Business, Life John Maeda with Becky Bermont The MIT Press (2011) “Ue ni wa ue ga aru” is a Japanese aphorism that epitomizes the nature of excellence: “Above up, there is something even higher above up.&#

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Best New Leadership Book Of 2016

Eric Jacobson

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 More specifically, Brown covers much more than tasks, timing and technologies.

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Reference Books for Executives

Coaching Tip

This is not a trivial task in and of itself, but add to that the "need for speed," driven by the continued advancement of technological capabilities, and this generation of business executives just may be facing the greatest management challenge of the postindustrial era. Books Business Coaching Career Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Leadership Personal Coaching Self-Awareness Success Work life can''t get enough leadership decision frameworks executive checklist james m.

Flashback: Best Leadership Book Of 2016

Eric Jacobson

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 More specifically, Brown covers much more than tasks, timing and technologies.

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Q&A With Millennial CEO And Book Author Rick Lindquist

Eric Jacobson

Rick Lindquist Millennial Rick Lindquist is making his mark in the business world and enjoying the success of his co-authored 2014 bestseller book, The End of Employer-Provided Health Insurance. Lindquist : Professional will, which is defined in Jim Collins’ famous book, Good to Great.

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How does technology help your commute?

Chartered Management Institute

On a good commute I can relax, listening to my ipod or catching up on a good book on my kindle but on a bad commute I desparately look for new houses in the country on my iPhone, imagining myself anywhere but on a packed train - thank goodness for technology. But how else has technology impacted on our journey to work?

Taking a Page from Artificial Intelligence’s book: Intelligent Workplace Communications – Guest Blogger, Microsoft's Robert Ford

leaderCommunicator

While I’m not an expert on AI, my take on this “intelligence” inference comes from the ability for technology to perceive its environment and mimic cognitive functions that you and I attribute to human minds, in order to successfully perform a task or achieve a goal.

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Best Business Books 2010: Innovation

First Friday Book Synopsis

In this instance, Kristina “Z&# Holly’s selections and discussion of “Best Business Books 2010: Innovation> Innovation as a Social Act Steven Johnson Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation (Riverhead, 2010) John Hagel III, John Seely [.]. Here is one of several annual lists featured by strategy+business magazine, published by Booz & Company.

Five Leadership And Business Books To Read This Fall

Eric Jacobson

Stumped for what business books to add to your fall reading list? Here are five must-read books for leaders well worth adding to your list: Lead With A Story -- A Guide To Crafting Business Narratives That Captivate, Convince, and Inspire. I couldn't put this book down.

The Second Machine Age: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee W.W. Norton & Company (2014) “Technology is not destiny. We shape our destiny.“ “ Opinions vary as to the timeframe of the Industrial Revolution and there is also disagreement as to whether or not it was in […].

Five Must-Read Books For Your Spring To Read List

Eric Jacobson

Stumped for what business books to add to your spring reading list? Here are five must-read books for leaders well worth adding to your list: Lead With A Story -- A Guide To Crafting Business Narratives That Captivate, Convince, and Inspire. I couldn''t put this book down.

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Best Business Book to Buy this year

CEO Blog

My current pet peeve is technology that does not add value. Technology application should enhance - not detract. It is my pick of the best business book to buy. I suggest it should be required reading for anyone in business, technology, or just anybody.

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The Velocity Manifesto: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

The Velocity Manifesto: Harnessing Technology, Vision, and Culture to Future-Proof Your Organization Scott Klososky Greenlead Book Group (2011) Digital plumbing + high-beam strategy + high-velocity culture = business success (however defined) Almost immediately, Scott Klososky establishes and then sustains a direct, personal, and at times almost confrontational rapport with his reader.

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To Save Everything, Click Here: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

To Save Everything, Click Here: The Folly of Technological Solutionism Evgeny Morozov PublicAffairs/Perseus Books Group (2013) How and why the inefficiency of “solutionism” is compromising advanced technology I agree with Evgeny Morozov that a never-ending quest to ameliorate, what Tania Murray LI characterizes as “the will to improve,” has created problems whose disruptive and (yes) [.].

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