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Leadership & Strategy


Eccentricorbits

Eccentric Orbits: The Iridium Story

By Dylan Schleicher, published June 9, 2016, at 10:30 AM in Editor's Choice

Veteran investigative journalist John Bloom tells the story of Iridium, which is by turns ambitious, stranger than fiction, cautionary, and instructive, and always completely engrossing.

Tnhwdh

That's Not How We Do It Here!: A Story about How Organizations Rise and Fall—And Can Rise Again

By Dylan Schleicher, published June 2, 2016, at 1:00 PM in Editor's Choice

John Kotter and Holger Rathgeber take us out into the desert of Africa to teach us some valuable lessons about leadership and change.

Tnhwdh

That's Not How We Do It Here!: A Story about How Organizations Rise and Fall—And Can Rise Again

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 31, 2016, at 9:00 AM in New Releases

Renowned author John Kotter has a new book out, along with some special bonus material if you pre-order before June 7.

Visualintelligence

Visual Intelligence: Sharpen Your Perception, Change Your Life

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 19, 2016, at 1:59 PM in Editor's Choice

Amy E. Herman has turned her wildly successful class on the art of perception into a book perfectly suited for observing, surviving, and getting the most out of business and in life today's fast moving and ever-changing world.

Powerparadox

The Power Paradox: How We Gain and Lose Influence

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 18, 2016, at 9:30 AM in Excerpts

Dacher Keltner has written a "revolutionary and timely reconsideration of everything we know about power."

Purposeeffect

The Purpose Effect: Building Meaning in Yourself, Your Role and Your Organization

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 16, 2016, at 11:00 AM in Excerpts

Dan Pontefract explains why he uses the term team member instead of employee.

Ogreatone

O Great One!: A Little Story about the Awesome Power of Recognition

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 16, 2016, at 10:15 AM in New Releases

David Novak has written "a parable about the secret to engaging and motivating people to do great things in all walks of life."

Blockchainrevolution

Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin Is Changing Money, Business, and the World

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 12, 2016, at 10:00 AM in Editor's Choice

In Blockchain Revolution, Don and Alex Tapcott have provided laypeople with a primer on a technology that is on the verge of transforming the world.

Purposeeffect

The Purpose Effect: Building Meaning in Yourself, Your Role and Your Organization

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 10, 2016, at 10:00 AM in New Releases

Dan Pontefract provides a blueprint to build a stable, three-legged stool for our business and business lives, balanced on three crucial areas of purpose: individual, workplace role, and organizational.

Makingitinamerica

Making It in America: A 12-Point Plan for Growing Your Business and Keeping Jobs at Home

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 10, 2016, at 9:45 AM in Excerpts

John D. Bassett reveals the "private thinking and our fresh leadership approach" that allowed Vaughan-Bassett Furniture to keep production in America as the rest of the industry moved it overseas, and not only survive, but thrive in that environment.

Grit

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 5, 2016, at 12:45 PM in Editor's Choice

Angela Duckworth has written a book that teaches us all how to maximize our talent and, perhaps, make the world a little happier place to live in the process.

Performancebreakthrough

Performance Breakthrough: A Radical Approach to Success at Work

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 14, 2016, at 1:30 PM in Editor's Choice

Cathy Salit provides us with tools to keep growing, and teaches us how to take on new roles and mindsets as individuals and organizations.