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Tribe of Mentors
by Timothy Ferris ~ Paperback
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When facing life's questions, who do you turn to for advice? We all need mentors, particularly when the odds seem stacked against us. To find his own, bestselling author and podcast guru Tim Ferriss tracked down more than 100 eclectic experts to help him, and you, navigate life. Through short, actio...

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Tools of Titans
by Timothy Ferriss ~ Paperback
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#1 New York Times Bestseller The latest groundbreaking tome from Tim Ferriss, the best-selling author of The 4-Hour Workweek. From the author- oFor the last two years, I've interviewed nearly two hundred world-class performers for my podcast,The Tim Ferriss Show. The guests range from super celebs...

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The New One Minute Manager
by Kenneth H Blanchard ~ Paperback
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With a new foreword by Ken BlanchardThe original, bestselling blockbuster which has transformed businesses world wide.The blockbuster number one international bestselling phenomenon is back ... not that it ever really went away. This easily-read story quickly demonstrates three very practical manage...

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Purple Cow: Transform Your Business by Being Remarkable
by Seth Godin ~ Paperback
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You're either a Purple Cow or you're not. You're either remarkable or invisible. Make your choice. What do Apple, Starbucks, Dyson and Pret a Manger have in common? How do they achieve spectacular growth, leaving behind former tried-and-true brands to gasp their last? The old checklist of P's used b...

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Getting Things Done
by David Allen ~ Paperback
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Author BiographyDavid Allen is widely recognized as the world's leading expert on personal and organizational productivity. He has more than thirty years of pioneering research and experience as a management consultant and executive coach to some of America's most prestigious organizations, such as ...

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
by Stephen R Covey ~ Paperback
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This twenty-fifth anniversary edition of Stephen Covey's cherished classic commemorates the timeless wisdom of the 7 Habits. One of the most inspiring and impactful books ever written, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has captivated readers for 25 years. It has transformed the lives of Presid...

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HBR's 10 Must Reads Boxed Set (6 Books)
by Harvard Business Review ~ Paperback Set

You want the most important ideas on management all in one place. Now you can have them—in a boxed set of HBR’s Must Reads. This six-title collection includes only the most critical articles from the world’s top management experts, curated from Harvard Business Review’s rich archives. We’ve done th...

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Good to Great
by James Collins ~ Hardback
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The co-author of the bestselling “Built to Last” now presents a blueprint for transforming good companies into great ones. Charts & graphs throughout. The Challenge: “Built to Last,” the defining management study of the nineties, showed how great companies triumph over time and how long-term su...

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The No Asshole Rule
by Robert I Sutton ~ Paperback

When the Harvard Business Review asked Robert Sutton for suggestions for its annual list of Breakthrough Ideas, he told them that the best business practice he knew of was 'the no asshole rule'. Sutton's piece became one of the most popular articles ever to appear in the HBR. Spurred on by the fear ...

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A guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK guide)

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK (R) Guide ) - Fifth Edition reflects the collaboration and knowledge of working project managers and provides the fundamentals of project management as they apply to a wide range of projects. This internationally recognised standard gives pr...

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Art of Facilitation
by Dale Hunter ~ Paperback
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Facilitation and meeting dynamics guru Dr Dale Hunter has had three very successful previous books, and her classic the Art of Facilitation has just gone out of print. This substantially revised edition includes all the latest findings and research on facilitation and will be eagerly sought out by t...

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The Hard Thing About Hard Things
by Ben Horowitz ~ Hardback
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Ben Horowitz, cofounder of Andreessen Horowitz and one of Silicon Valley's most respected and experienced entrepreneurs, offers essential advice on building and running a startup-practical wisdom for managing the toughest problems business school doesn't cover, based on his popular ben's blog.While ...

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Self Leadership and the One Minute Manager : Discover the Magic of No...
by Ken Blanchard ~ Paperback
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Twenty years after creating the phenomenal bestselling classic "The One Minute Manager", Ken Blanchard returns to its roots with the most powerful and essential title in the series as he explores the skills needed to empower yourself to success. In this captivating business parable, be...

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Scaling Up
by Verne Harnish ~ Hardback

It has been 12 years since Verne Harnish's book "Mastering the Rockefeller Habits" was first released. This is the first major revision of this business classic. In Scaling Up, Harnish and his co-authors share practical tools and techniques to help entrepreneurs grow an industry -- dominating busine...

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The One Minute Manager Meets the Monkey
by Kenneth Blanchard ~ Paperback
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How management can effectively rid themselves of 'monkeys' -- other people's responsibilities that cling to them and prevent them managing efficiently. This book explains in simple-minded if abstract terms how to achieve a balance between supervision and delegation for reduced tension and improved p...

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The Confidence Myth: Why Women Undervalue Their Skills, and How to...
by Helene Lerner ~ Paperback

We need more women at the highest levels in business, government, and nonprofits - and there is no time to waste. The problem, says Helene Lerner, isn't so much that women lack confidence but that they misunderstand what confidence really is. True confidence isn't fearlessness; it's having the coura...

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The Leadership Challenge Journal
by James M Kouzes ~ Paperback

Time to reflect. Space to dream. A place to find inspiration. In our hectic lives, these are often skipped, bumped by the next deadline or our out-of-control to-do list. Reminding us of the importance of personal introspection to leadership development, Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner have created a jou...

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The Goal
by Eliyahu M Goldratt ~ Paperback

Written in a fast-paced thriller style, 'The Goal' contains a serious message for all managers in industry and explains the ideas which underline the Theory of Constraints developed by the author.

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The Manager
by Mike Carson ~ Paperback
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From the post room to the board room, everyone thinks they can be the manager. But how do you manage outrageous talent? What do you do to inspire loyalty from your players? How do you turn around a team in crisis? What's the best way to build long-term success? How can you lead calmly under pressure...

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Leaders Eat Last
by Simon Sinek ~ Hardback
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The New York Times-bestselling follow-up to Simon Sinek's global hit, Start With Why. Why do only a few people get to say I love my job? It seems unfair that finding fulfillment at work is like winning a lottery; that only a few lucky ones get to feel valued by their organizations, to feel like the...

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The Effective Organization
by Dennis Tafoya ~ Paperback

Project Overview: What the Book's About "It may not be possible to predict when an organization will confront an operation-challenging event but it is possible to predict the organization's capacity to manage the event when it emerges." (Introduction to Chapter Nine) Performance is the reason why ...

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The Effective Executive
by Peter F Drucker ~ Hardback

A handsome, commemorative edition of Peter F. Drucker's timeless classic work on leadership and management, with a foreword by Jim Collins.What makes an effective executive?For decades, Peter F. Drucker was widely regarded as "the dean of this country's business and management philosophers" (Wall St...

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Contemporary Strategic Management an Australasian Perspective 2E
by Robert M Grant ~ Paperback

Strategic management encourages us to consider all of the opportunities available to us and to be creative in the decisions we make. Strategic management, through its broad and encompassing nature, can be applied to improving outcomes in our daily lives, work or study and organisations of any size...

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Essentialism
by Greg McKeown ~ Paperback

Have you ever found yourself struggling with information overload? Have you ever felt both overworked and underutilised? Do you ever feel busy but not productive? If you answered yes to any of these, the way out is to become an Essentialist. In Essentialism, Greg McKeown, CEO of a Leadership and Str...

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On Becoming a Leader
by Warren Bennis ~ Paperback

Deemed the dean of leadership gurus by Forbes magazine, Warren Bennis has for years persuasively argued that leaders are not bornthey are made. Delving into the qualities that define leadership, the people who exemplify it, and the strategies that anyone can apply to achieve it, his classic work On...

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Leadership: A Very Short Introduction
by Keith Grint ~ Paperback

The subject of leadership raises many questions: What is it? How does it differ from management and command? Are leaders born or bred? Who are the leaders? Do we actually need leaders? Inevitably, the answers are provocative and partial; leadership is a hugely important topic of debate. There are co...

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Our Iceberg is Melting: Changing and Succeeding Under Any Conditions
by John Kotter ~ Hardback

Our Iceberg Is Melting is a simple fable about doing well in an ever-changing world. Based on the award-winning work of Harvard's John Kotter, it is a story that has been used to help thousands of people and organizations. The fable is about a penguin colony in Antarctica. A group of beautiful empe...

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The Power of Habit
by Charles Duhigg ~ Paperback

Author BiographyCharles Duhigg is an investigative reporter for The New York Times. He is a winner of the National Academies of Sciences, National Journalism, and George Polk awards, and was part of a team of finalists for the 2009 Pulitzer Prize. He is a frequent contributor to This American Life, ...

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The Employee Experience Advantage
by Jacob Morgan ~ Hardback

Research Shows Organizations That Focus on Employee Experience Far Outperform Those That Don't Recently a new type of organization has emerged, one that focuses on employee experiences as a way to drive innovation, increase customer satisfaction, find and hire the best people, make work more engagin...

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Good to Great and the Social Sectors: A Monograph to Accompany "Good...
by Jim. Collins ~ Paperback

Good to Great and the Social Sectors: A Monograph to Accompany "Good to Great" 'We must reject the idea - well-intentioned, but dead wrong - that the primary path to greatness in the social sectors is to become "more like a business".' So begins this astonishingly blunt and ti...

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Maverick
by Ricardo Semler ~ Paperback

Workers make the decisions previously made by their bosses * Managerial staff set their own salaries and bonuses * Everyone has access to the company books * No formality - a minimum of meetings, memos and approvals * Internal walls torn down * Shopfloor workers set their own productivity targets an...

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Primal Leadership: Unleashing the Power of Emotional Intelligence

This is the book that established emotional intelligence in the business lexicon--and made it a necessary skill for leaders. Managers and professionals across the globe have embraced Primal Leadership, affirming the importance of emotionally intelligent leadership. Its influence has also reached wel...

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Nuts!: Southwest Airline's Crazy Recipe for Business and Personal...
by Kevin Freiberg ~ Paperback

Twenty-five years ago, Herb Kelleher reinvented air travel when he founded Southwest Airlines, where the planes are painted like killer whales, a typical company maxim is "Hire people with a sense of humor," and in-flight meals are never served--just sixty million bags of peanuts a year. By sidestep...

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Here Comes Everybody
by Clay Shirky ~ Paperback

An extraordinary exploration of how technology can empower social and political organizers For the first time in history, the tools for cooperating on a global scale are not solely in the hands of governments or institutions. The spread of the internet and mobile phones are changing how people come ...

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The Change Masters
by Rosabeth Moss Kanter ~ Paperback

The Change Masters looks behind the scenes at some of the most important companies in America, including Hewlett-Packard, General Electric, Polaroid, General Motors, Wang Laboratories and Honeywell, to describe their organizational structures, their corporate cultures, and their specific strategies.

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The Fifth Discipline
by Peter M Senge ~ Paperback

Discipline," many of which seemed radical when first published in 1990, have become deeply integrated into people's ways of seeing the world and their managerial practices. In "The Fifth Discipline," Senge describes how companies can rid themselves of the learning "disabilities" that threaten their ...

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The Strategy-Focused Organization
by Thomas H Davenport ~ Hardback

In today's business environment, strategy has never been more important. Yet research shows that most companies fail to execute strategy successfully. Behind this abysmal track record lies an undeniable fact: many companies continue to use management processes-top-down, financially driven, and tacti...

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The Handbook for Leaders
by John H Zenger ~ Paperback

The Handbook for Leaders 24 Lessons for Extraordinary Leadership "What makes a great leader?" Thousands of workers in both North America and Europe were asked that one simple question. Their top responses are compiled in The Handbook for Leaders. This precise, no-nonsense rulebook lists the 24 compe...

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100 Day Tear-Off Diet Countdown Calendar
by Buy Countdown Calendar ~ Paperback

Need a little help sticking with your diet? Looking for an easy to use daily diet motivator? Stay motivated and count down the days with this easy to read, hangable "100 Day Tear-Off Diet Countdown Calendar." Boosts your diet willpower every day. Suitable for virtually any diet plan. Counts down...

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Leadership Lessons of the Navy SEALS: Battle-Tested Strategies for...
by Jeff Cannon ~ Paperback

Winning leadership strategies from the Navy's Elite Special Forces With hands-on, field-tested advice from authors with decades of experience in business and combat, this straight-talking handbook shows how the leadership and team-building techniques of the elite, no-nonsense Navy SEALs can help you...

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