eBook: Mastering The Art Of Messaging

Eric Jacobson

David Grossman , president and founder of The Grossman Group , published in 2010 a helpful, free eBook titled: Mastering The Art of Messaging. Using the 18-page ebook , you''ll learn : what a strategic messaging plan should encompass (and what it should not include).

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Complimentary Resource – Using Technology to Increase Small Business Productivity

Strategy Driven

Using Technology to Increase Small Business Productivity. Learn how you can save time and money by using these four technology trends to support your small business. First-hand feedback from SMBs who are using these technology solutions.

eBook Teaches How To Manage Email In The Workplace

Eric Jacobson

Finally, in the ebook, Grossman talks about the CEO of French technology giant Atos, who plans to phase out internal emails by 2014. Internal communication expert and consultant David Grossman of The Grossman Group recently told NBC Nightly News that workplace email is out of control.

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The Culture That Surrounds Technology

Tim Milburn

The reason I know this is because the internet is bombarded on a daily basis by posts, articles, and ebooks on the best uses of these tools. It’s not enough to own or obtain the technology, one must understand the culture that surrounds the technology as well. Did you know there is a right and a wrong way to use social networking tools like Facebook, Twitter, and Linkedin?

11 Proven Ways to Turn Your Culture into a Culture of Innovation

In this ebook, we’ll cover 11 proven ways you can make innovation part of your existing culture and. technology) you’ll need to get up and running • Real-world stories of companies proactively making cultural changes. Take, for example, an emerging technology like blockchain.

Women Business Leaders

Coaching Tip

In “UPSETTING THE TABLE: Women Mentoring Women” author Robbie Hardy, a technology sector veteran, has devoted a large portion of her career to mentoring other women. Women, Know Thyself: The most important knowledge is self-knowledge. (ebook and paperback editions) . Women and Time (ebook and paperback editions) . When Doing It All Won't Do: A self-coaching guide for career women. (ebook and Workbook Edition in paperback at $14.99) . . .

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The Economics of Culture

Coaching Tip

The Great Stagnation runs through three centuries' worth of what Cowen calls the "low-hanging fruit" of economic growth: free land, technological breakthroughs, and smart kids waiting to be educated. Since the late '90s much of Tyler Cowen's work has looked at the economics of culture.

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Be a Millenial Who Shines at Work

Nathan Magnuson

Millenials are the most connected generation, given how advances in technology have all but broken down the traditional communication barriers. Millenials have a wealth of skills to offer in the workplace – technology being at the forefront. 2015 was a big year for Millenials.

Pattern Recognition

Coaching Tip

Very large companies in the information technology industry, like IBM, are successfully moving from product-driven to services-driven businesses. John Agno: Ask the Coach (ebook or paperback editions). Books Business Coaching Self Assessment Self-Awareness What is Work life business gross profits IBM information technology industry pattern recognition perception professional services software product

30 Influencers Behind the Brands We Love

Lead Change Blog

We recently published an Aha Amplifier social media enabled eBook called Bryan Kramer & Leadtail On The Influencers Behind The Brands We Love that we’re very excited about. The eBook is based on a study that PureMatter and Leadtail collaborated on.

David Grossman On Mastering The Art Of Messaging

Eric Jacobson

David Grossman , president and founder of The Grossman Group , published in 2010 a helpful, free eBook titled: Mastering The Art of Messaging. Using the 18-page ebook , you''ll learn : what a strategic messaging plan should encompass (and what it shouldn’t).

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7 Reasons Collaboration Breaks Down

Let's Grow Leaders

I’ve got four deep collaborations in process now, including writing a children’s picture book with Alli Polin and the launch of a Parent’s Guide to Leadership (a free ebook downloadable from the sidebar.).

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85% OF COMPANY SHORTFALLS ARE CAUSED BY INTERNAL BREAKDOWNS

Coaching Tip

Self-Coaching Leadership Books in ebook or paperback editions: .

Bookseller Leadership Mistakes

Coaching Tip

The new retail-oriented CEO decided to close down their website, fire their internal website experts and contract out information technology by having their books sold through Amazon.com. First Borders, then Barnes & Noble CEOs make the wrong leadership decisions.

Are We Really Prepared for a More Automated Future?

Lead Change Blog

There have been some really great reads on the topic ranging from the 2011 ebook, Race Against the Machine by Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson out of MIT, to the recent LinkedIn post, What Happens When Millions of Jobs Are Lost Because of Automation? Automation and the future of work.

Harnessing Time

Coaching Tip

Modern culture, with all of our technology and time-saving gadgets, has left us with a distorted view of productivity. ebook at $.99). Self-coaching guides for Career Women: Women and Time (ebook for $.99 When Doing It All Won't Do: A self-coaching guide for career women. (ebook edition $0.99, Workbook Edition in paperback $13.41) . . When Doing It All Won't Do: A Self-Coaching Guide for Career Women--Workbook Edition--Paperback $13.41 .

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My iPad2 Review

Tim Milburn

Some people have questioned my decision there because the Kindle is a better ebook reader. Musings TechnologyTweet I stood in line at the Best Buy in Boise, ID on Friday, March 11 to purchase an iPad2. I got in line around 2:30pm (I was #9).

Wars of Religion

Coaching Tip

Technology gives us power but cannot guide us as to how to use that power. Cyrus Durey: Frontiersmen of the Adirondacks: Economic Development in Early North America (ebook and paperback editions). Frontiersmen of the Adirondacks: Economic Development in Early North America [NOOK Book] (ebook and paperback editions). .

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Beware the Curse of Knowledge

Nathan Magnuson

I don’t know about you, but if I need emergency surgery, I want to be operated on by an expert with the latest knowledge, equipment and technology. Receive his new ebook Trusted Leadership Advisor by subscribing to his website or follow him on Twitter.

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The Business Case for the Stop Doing List

Nathan Magnuson

As innovation in technology continues to change how tasks are completed, there is a very realistic chance that what required human activity yesterday can be automated today. Receive his ebook Trusted Leadership Advisor by subscribing to his website or follow him on Twitter.

Dinosaurs, Big Consulting Firms and Disruptive Innovation

N2Growth Blog

And if those dominant companies fail to adopt new technology or improved business models, and continue to pursue strategies that perpetuate what has historically helped them succeed, they may find their once profitable business declining. ebooks disrupting the giant book publishing houses.

Taming The Email Monster

Eric Jacobson

Finally, in the ebook, Grossman talks about the CEO of French technology giant Atos, who plans to phase out internal emails by 2014.

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Michael Bay’s CES Fail: Why Communication Strategies Can Make or Break You

leaderCommunicator

The problem with scripted speeches that either haven’t been practiced or that rely on technology to be delivered is that there’s little room for error. Faced with a technology glitch? Defuse the situation with humor and a comment like, “Must be the gremlins in the technology.”.

How to Host a Productive Generational Conversation

Nathan Magnuson

Generational mindsets and preferences about work and leadership are extremely unique to this era, especially given the technology advances of the last few decades. Receive his ebook Trusted Leadership Advisor by subscribing to his website or follow him on Twitter.

The Pitch

Coaching Tip

One of the biggest challenges everyone in business faces is getting a recommendation approved--whether it be a costly new technology program, a new hire, the close of a big sale, or a request for promotion. Self-Coaching Leadership Books in ebook or paperback editions: .

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Trust in Business Leadership

Coaching Tip

Fast forward to the early 1990s and a new disruptive technology appeared in Kodak’s market: digital photography. More Self-Coaching Books in ebook or paperback editions: . In recent years, trust in business has been battered.

Multitasking Pitfalls

Coaching Tip

Like everything else, new mobile technology tools have a downside. Women and Time (ebook for $.99 Develop Leadership Skills: A Mobile Reference Guide (ebook $.99). " Time is what we want most but what we use worst." William Penn. Multitasking has become a significant part of life these days. We scan the Internet while talking on the phone , then get interrupted by call waiting.

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Millennials: 3 Characteristics that Define how they Approach the Workplace

leaderCommunicator

Their generation is one of selectivity, choices, technology, and team work. Because millennials rely so heavily on technology, this means they may not have had the opportunity to practice verbal communication skills in business situations.

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Enterprise Thinking

Coaching Tip

Strategizing: Developing plans, creating new products/services, establishing alliances, leveraging technology. John Agno: Can't Get Enough Leadership (ebook formats $2.99) John G.

France Makes Move to Ban Work Email and Phone Calls After Hours

leaderCommunicator

You could just see the collective smirk – coupled with envy – on the faces of American workers over the weekend, in response to a French proposal allowing some technology workers to sign off from emails and smartphones after 6 p.m. The pact allows a segment of technology workers to turn off if they want to, but it’s not required. Check out our free ebook, The Definitive Guide to Taming the Email Monster, today Those lucky French workers.

Make Your Marketing Personal (Without Looking Like A Creep)

Strategy Driven

Behind this new wave of customization is a whole raft of digital technologies that are allowing it to happen. You do this by producing things like webinar, ebooks, and whitepapers. As we go forward, the world of marketing online is going to change again.

France Makes Move to Limit Work Email and Phone Calls After Hours

leaderCommunicator

You could just see the collective smirk – coupled with envy – on the faces of American workers over the weekend, in response to a French proposal allowing some technology workers to sign off from emails and smartphones after 6 p.m. The pact allows a segment of technology workers to turn off if they want to, but it’s not required. Check out our free ebook, The Definitive Guide to Taming the Email Monster, today Those lucky French workers.

Paradigm Flip – New Book Releases Tuesday December 10th

Modern Servant Leader

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. Ben… …provides a guide for contemporary leaders to leverage technology for the benefit of their organizations. A free copy of Mark Sanborn’s Doing Leadership: The Concise Guide to What Leaders Think and Do eBook.

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Starting Thought: Take Your 4th of July Vacation & Don’t Check Workplace Email

leaderCommunicator

Being present in person and through technology is important for our colleagues when we’re at work. Download our eBook and start taming the beast, today Next week is the Fourth of July and like many of you, I’ll be heading on vacation.

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Weekly Round-Up: On the Business Efficiency of Integrity, Effective Strategic Planning & Maximizing Productivity

leaderCommunicator

Rometty, IBM’s chief executive, described her mission as leading the technology giant through a ‘transformation’ that would…”. Check out our Leadership Toolbox eBook, filled with popular leadership posts and all of their actionable tips Welcome to my weekly round-up of top leadership and communication blog posts. Each week I read and tweet several great articles and on Fridays I pull some of the best together here on my blog.

Solve a Common Problem With Virtual Teams

Great Results Team Building

A study by online project management technology review firm Software Advice surveyed over 600 adults and found that people on virtual teams had very similar perceived issues.

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21st Century Communications – Employees Really Are the Greatest Asset

leaderCommunicator

In today’s business world, the greatest asset of any organization is not the steel, cable, real estate or technology at its disposal. Make What You Say Matter And Increase Your Chance of Being Heard eBook", today Webster’s Dictionary defines an asset as an “advantage” or a “resource.”

Weekly Round-Up: On Leadership Development & Being Strategic

leaderCommunicator

9 Essential Principles to Create, Lead and Sustain By Faisal Hoque, Fast Company “With the cascade of new technologies and social changes, we are constantly challenged to spark creativity, drive innovation, and ensure sustainability.”. Check out our Leadership Toolbox eBook, filled with popular leadership posts and all of their actionable tips Welcome to my weekly round-up of top leadership and communication blog posts.

4 Steps to Increase Employee Engagement through Two-Way Communication

leaderCommunicator

Keep in mind feedback channels can be informal – such as leaders “managing by walking around” or supervisors asking for input – or they can be more formal mechanisms that invite ideas and questions via print or technology.

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Working on Your Terms

Coaching Tip

First, with manufacturing jobs moving to Japan, Korea, China, Mexico, then with services like call centers in Canada and the Philippines, and now with positions like technology consulting in India. Self-Coaching Leadership Books in ebook or paperback editions: . A typical work day historically involved eight consecutive hours of effort for full-time workers, but today, most don’t stop working when the clock hits 5 p.m.

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44 Content Marketing Agencies Defined by 65 Marketers

Miles Anthony Smith

Stay on top of all technological advances pertaining to marketing. Even if it is blog content that is simply supporting or promoting the content you want people to engage with (eBook, video, podcast, etc.),

What matters in 2010?

Lead on Purpose

Seth Godin , marketing guru and thought leader, did a cool project where he brought together more than seventy “big thinkers&# to write the ebook What Matters Now. Hutchins Seth and his coauthors are trying to get five million downloads of the ebook.

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Key Takeaways from Leadercast 2015

Nathan Magnuson

Many new ideas, products and technologies were built before the “market” was ready for them (such as the fax machine, printing press, automobiles or Apple products). Receive his new ebook Trusted Leadership Advisor by subscribing to his website or follow him on Twitter.

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