Breathtaking Libraries

Execupundit

The Daily Mail on the world''s extraordinary libraries. Too often, modern libraries lack charm. Some of the libraries shown are places you would want to be even if you didn''t pick up a book. [HT: Some are impressive for their size but others combine size with charm.

Serious Libraries

Execupundit

When I am in charge of the world, more libraries like this will be built. In the search for a book on voles, the student will walk past so many other topics undisplayable in the digital logic of a Google search. Another book will catch her eye, merit a read and become a new passion. Cultural Offering nails it. The photo alone was like drinking two espressos

Remarkable TV: Lessons from The Library

Kevin Eikenberry

Leadership Learning Personal Development library professional development I’m a reader for many reasons, but my #1 reason may be the difference between being a leader and being a REMARKABLE leader. Check out today’s Remarkable TV episode below to learn more.

The Future of Libraries

Execupundit

Ben Schiller at Fast Company explores the future of libraries. My quick reaction: A raised eyebrow. Any time I see the word "collaborative" I want more details. Is there a "wow" item

How to Build a Development Library for Your Organization.

Nathan Magnuson

Home / Human Resources / How to Build a Development Library for Your Organization. How to Build a Development Library for Your Organization. This week I’ll tell you how to build a development library for your organization. What is a Development Library?

A Serious Home Library

Execupundit

View From the Ledge has a photo that evokes immediate envy

Occupy the Library!

Execupundit

A needed message at Cultural Offering

Must Have: TuneUp to fix and cleanup iTunes library

2020 IT Leader

7 Reasons I chose TuneUp to fix and cleanup iTunes library If you have more than a few hundred songs, you’ll find this useful to save some time with TuneUp to fix and cleanup your iTunes library clean with very little efforts and start enjoying your music more!

The Best Books on Writing, NYC, Animals, and More: A Collaboration with the New York Public Library

First Friday Book Synopsis

Bob''s blog entries Brain Pickings combine and recombine ideas and build new ideas — like LEGOs cross-pollinate ideas from a wealth of disciplines Curator’s Code project Kelli Anderson Maria Popova MIT Futures of Entertainment Fellow New York Public Library The Atlantic The Best Books on Writing [comma] NYC [comma] Animals [comma] and More: A Collaboration with the New York Public Library The Reconstructionists project Wired UK

The Six Disciplines Video Library

Six Disciplines

The complete Six Disciplines Video Library is now available for anyone interested in understanding more about the business challenges we solve using the Six Disciplines strategy execution coaching program. Strategy / Planning (The Choices About What Your Organization Is - And What It Isn't). Strategic Focus (The Right Goals, The Right Focus). Growth Strategy (Growth: Not Just A Priority, But A Requirement). Profitability (Profitability Happens When You Do Everything Else Right).

The Six Disciplines Video Library

Six Disciplines

The iPad Goes Mainstream – Even Libraries are Becoming Fans, and Enthusiastic Users

First Friday Book Synopsis

Randy's blog entries ebooks iPad libraries Oprah Winfrey Sheryl SandbergFacebook COO Sheryl Sandberg did a lightning round with Oprah, which was basically the greatest thing ever. Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg: Books on paper or books on a Kindle? Oprah: “iPad.&# (read the article here) ————- I have written before about how much I like – really like! – my iPad. In the “reading books” [.].

Possibility Maximizer: The Management Center Resource Library

Maximizing Possibility

Copyright 2007-2010 - Chris Young Twitter Updates follow me on Twitter « The Rainmaker Fab Five Blog Picks of the Week | Main | The Rainmaker Fab Five Blog Picks of the Week » December 17, 2010 Possibility Maximizer: The Management Center Resource Library Happy Friday!

Books added to the library in March

Chartered Management Institute

Related Content: Review books in the CMI library New books in CMI library in October Reading list: Human resource management Update on CMI Management Book of the Year entries Managing your way out of the recession. books libraryDirect and digital marketing in practice.

Tips to Get the Most Out of the Deming Collection at the Library of Congress

Deming Institute

I was fortunate enough to get one of the 5 annual grants to be able to access to the Deming Collection at the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. Luciana Paulise outside the Madison building of the Library of Congress. Guest post by Luciana Paulise.

The Leaders Library: 4 Steps to Embrace Change

Linked 2 Leadership

Our one constant is change. If you were on the top of the heap five years ago, where are you today? If you haven’t learned how to embrace change, you are now at least 50% irrelevant. The truth is, the half-life for most tactical business knowledge is five years or less. Change is inevitable, except [.]. Leading & Developing Other Leaders Leading Change Practical Steps to Influence Servant Leadership business Coaching leadership learning Management

Review books in the CMI library

Chartered Management Institute

Related Content: Reading list: Human resource management New books in CMI library in October Update on CMI Management Book of the Year entries Confused over which management book to read? books CMI Management Book of the Year libraryWe are working on different ways that you can share your comments on management books. I am pleased to announce that we have implemented the first step in enabling you to do this, if you are a CMI member.

New books in the CMI Library July 2011

Chartered Management Institute

Related Content: New ebooks for the CMI library - tell us what we should be ordering Professional reading on the train: sad – or the mark of a professional? Books added to the library in March Review books in the CMI library New books in CMI library in October. books libraryThese books are now available for members to borrow.

Save Our Libraries – How Tragic That This Is Even An Issue (a Speech by Philip Pullman Provides Quite a Rallying Cry)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Randy's blog entries Barbara Tuchman love of books Northern Lights Philip Pullman public libraries The Golden CompassIn the process of doing my own thesis – not for a Ph.D., because I never took a graduate degree, but just my undergraduate honors thesis — the single most formative experience in my career took place. It was not a tutor or a teacher or a fellow student or a great book or the [.].

Oh Wow!

Execupundit

Eclecticity Light: Magnificent libraries

New ebooks for the CMI library - tell us what we should be ordering

Chartered Management Institute

This month, 12 ebooks have been added to the library: Related Content: Professional reading on the train: sad – or the mark of a professional? Books added to the library in March Review books in the CMI library New books in CMI library in October Reading list: Human resource management. book books ebooks libraryYou are not watching this post, click to start watching.

New service: ‘Borrow’ an ebook for your iPad or e-book reader from the CMI Library

Chartered Management Institute

You can now download selected ebooks from our library for a two-week loan period. Related Content: New ebooks for the CMI library - tell us what we should be ordering Leadership – what’s the problem? Books added to the library in March Review books in the CMI library. ebooks libraryWe have just launched a new service for CMI members. Professional reading on the train: sad – or the mark of a professional?

Books added to CMI Library in December

Chartered Management Institute

Related Content: Review books in the CMI library New books in CMI library in October Reading list: Human resource management Update on CMI Management Book of the Year entries Managing your way out of the recession. Title: Employee assistance programme. You are not watching this post, click to start watching

Books added to CMI Library in January (3)

Chartered Management Institute

Related Content: Books added to CMI Library in January (2) Books added to CMI Library in January (1) Books added to CMI Library in December Review books in the CMI library New books in CMI library in October. Title: Total place. You are not watching this post, click to start watching

Books added to CMI Library in January (2)

Chartered Management Institute

Related Content: Books added to CMI Library in January (1) Books added to CMI Library in December Review books in the CMI library New books in CMI library in October Reading list: Human resource management. Title: Leading people instant manager. You are not watching this post, click to start watching

Free Leadership Library

Steve Farber

Well, aside from the fact that each is a bestselling author and leadership guru in his own right, they’re all part of a free leadership library being offered by Growing Today as an incentive to participate in a campaign for Greater Than Yourself. What do Warren Bennis, Marcus Buckingham, Pat Lencioni, Marshall Goldsmith, Dan & Chip Heath and Don Hutson all have in common?

Let's Talk About Morgan Library And Museum

Bird's Eye View

  Perhaps the best was the Morgan Library & Museum.  Lets Talk About Morgan Library And Museum Packers and Bears and Jets and Steelers Can Sea Bream Go Global?

New books in CMI library in October

Chartered Management Institute

Practices for Professionals – How to Ensure Your Year is a Good One

Strategy Driven

Practices for Professionals benchmarking nathan ives Personal Performance Improvement sevian Business Programs strategydriven strategydriven advisory services strategydriven insights libraryHi there! This article is available for free. Login or register as a StrategyDriven Personal Business Advisor Self-Guided Client by: Subscribing to the Self Guided Program - It's Free! The post Practices for Professionals – How to Ensure Your Year is a Good One appeared first on StrategyDriven.

Affordable Business Consulting – Experienced Advisors

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When you signup for StrategyDriven’s Self Guided Insights Library , you’ll gain FREE access to hundreds of our how-to business management and leadership documents spanning topics from strategic planning to day-to-day business execution.

You Know You Want One

Execupundit

Pictures of dream libraries and book nooks may be found here

Books on the Southwest

Execupundit

From 2016: The Pima County Public Library's Southwest Books of the Year. [HT: HT: Karlene Edwards

5 Ways Employees Learn

Nathan Magnuson

Adept organizations invest in a development library with a menu of options to select from depending on developmental goals. Learning Organizational Effectiveness Personal Effectiveness assessments development Development Library feedback learning Mentoring

The Newest Business Book on the Brain

First Friday Book Synopsis

Karl''s blog entries Blackstone Library Ecco first friday book synopsis Harper Collins Lee Silber Michael S. We have presented very few books about the brain at the First Friday Book Synopsis in Dallas. Yet, the business world remains fascinated with it. You are familiar with old-fashioned, yet highly understandable conceptions, such as “left-brain logical” and “right-brain creative.”

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Paid to Think: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Paid to Think: A Leader’s Toolkit for Redefining Your Future David Goldsmith with Lorrie Goldsmith BenBella Books (2012) A one-volume library of business information, insights, and wisdom Note: The title is somewhat misleading because the scope and depth of the material that David Goldsmith provides in this book are far greater than its title suggests. [.].

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The Practicing Mind: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Sterner New World Library (2012) How and why “focusing on and finding joy in the process of achieving instead of [merely] having a goal…is magical and incredibly empowering” For almost three decades, K. Anders Ericsson New World Library The Practicing Mind: Developing Focus and Discipline in Your Life Thomas M. The Practicing Mind: Developing Focus and Discipline in Your Life Thomas M.

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Blair’s Book is the Best to Chronicle America’s Team’s Early Years

First Friday Book Synopsis

Karl''s blog entries America''s Team American Pasttimes Cotton Bowl Cotton Bowl Days Dallas Dallas Cowboys Dallas Cowboys Pro or Con Dallas Morning News Daniel Okrent Dave Robinson Don Meredith Doubleday Green Bay Packers Joe Nick Patoski John Eisenberg Library of America Little Brown muckraking New York NFL NFL Championship Game Red Smith Sam Blair social media Steve Perkins Watergate World Publishing

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Do you read books or display them?

The Organized Executive's Blog

That’s how many volumes one friend recently donated to our local Friends of the Library book sale because he was moving to a new office. Unless you will refer to a book again yourself, pass it along to a colleague or start an office library for the staff to use. Organization business books library office space workspaceFifty-nine. When it came time to pack and move everything, he realized that he didn’t really need those books.

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Delegation & Supervision: A book review by Bob Morris

First Friday Book Synopsis

Delegation & Supervision Brian Tracy AMACOM (2013) Absolutely essential core competencies for those who aspire to become great supervisors This is the latest volume added to The Brian Tracy Success Library. The others are Motivation and Negotiation, also published by AMACOM. Previously, Tracy has written one or more books on each of these and other […].

How Employees Shaped Strategy at the New York Public Library

Harvard Business Review

The New York Public Library is one of the largest public libraries in the world, with 18 million visitors yearly, a budget of nearly $300m, and 93 branches. Library leaders knew that given the immense changes brought on by digital innovations, as well as shifts in the communities that the Library served, it would need to evolve. We believed that if the Library was to be truly nimble, senior leaders couldn’t unilaterally come up with a plan.