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Personal Development & Human Behavior


Bornforthis

Born for This, and The Atomic Weight of Love (for What You Do)

By Sally Haldorson, published April 27, 2016, at 1:00 PM in Staff Picks

In Born for This, Chris Guilllebeau has given us a primer on "any number of scenarios that create job dissatisfaction, and reveals tips and tricks on how to make a change."

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A Q&A with Charles Duhigg, author of Smarter Faster Better

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 26, 2016, at 10:00 AM in Interviews

Charles Duhigg's first book, The Power of Habit, changed the way we view how habits form and how they change. His new book, Smarter Faster Better, released last month, is having a similar impact in the areas of motivation and performance. We sent him some questions about it all.

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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.

Grayrhino

The Gray Rhino: How to Recognize and Act on the Obvious Dangers We Ignore

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 7, 2016, at 12:00 PM in Editor's Choice

Michele Wucker's new book helps us avoid crisis by engaging more thoroughly with reality, recognizing obvious threats and our own biases, and working to overcome them.

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MANAGEMENT

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 1, 2016, at 3:36 PM in The 100 Best Business Books of All Time

Guiding and directing the people around you.

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BIOGRAPHIES

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 1, 2016, at 3:34 PM in The 100 Best Business Books of All Time

Seven lives. Unlimited lessons.

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INNOVATION AND CREATIVITY

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 1, 2016, at 2:30 PM in The 100 Best Business Books of All Time

Insight into the process of developing new ideas.

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TAKEAWAYS

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 1, 2016, at 1:40 PM in The 100 Best Business Books of All Time

What everyone is looking for.

Workplacepoker

Workplace Poker: Are You Playing the Game, or Just Getting Played?

By 800-CEO-READ, published March 29, 2016, at 9:00 AM in New Releases

Career advisor Dan Rust reaches readers to get out of their own way at work and master workplace politics.

Everyoneculture

An Everyone Culture: Becoming a Deliberately Developmental Organization

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 24, 2016, at 12:30 PM in Editor's Choice

Developmental psychologists Robert Kegan and Lisa Laskow Lahey show us how to build development organizations that bring our workers out of hiding.

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Under New Management: How Leading Organizations Are Upending Business as Usual

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 17, 2016, at 2:00 PM in Editor's Choice

David Burkus provides us with a great list of seemingly heretical ideas to make out businesses more efficient.

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Be Bad First: Get Good at Things Fast to Stay Ready for the Future

By Dylan Schleicher, published March 10, 2016, at 12:15 PM in Editor's Choice

Erika Andersen teaches us how to become better learners to confront an age where information is expanding exponentially.