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Book Jackets It’s incredibly difficult to believe that we are nearing the end of the year and the end of a decade. As you prepare for the holidays, maybe you are busy thinking about New Year’s resolutions and goals.

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Books & Authors Skip Prichard Leadership Insights

(2 days ago) by Skip Prichard | January 10, 2022 | Books & Authors, Interview, Leadership. Creating world-class products and services is a discipline that some organizations seem to master, and others struggle to achieve. We read about the visionaries like Elon Musk and Steve Jobs and may think it is a magical gift bestowed on

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The Future of Books

(2 days ago) The book itself is being reinvented. The future is here. Last week, Amazon.com announced that for the last three months, it sold 143 Kindle books for every 100 hardcover books, and Apple revealed that in the first quarter of selling the iPad, more than 3.25 million have been snapped up by eager technophiles worldwide.

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The Book of Mistakes Skip Prichard Leadership Insights

(Just Now) THE BOOK OF MISTAKES is one book that will set you straight on your path to achieving your goals in record time.” -John Baldoni, Inc. Top 50 Leadership Expert, executive coach and author of more than a dozen books on leadership including MOXIE: The Secret to …

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The Best Book Covers of 2020

(8 days ago) In the midst of a global pandemic and its incalculable added stress, I am glad that books remain a popular escape. And I’m sure you have been anxiously anticipating the annual book cover winners for 2020. I hope it hasn’t added to your stress as you wonder what book art will be enshrined as the best of the best.

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The Surprising Power of Business Experiments

(4 days ago) What was most surprising to you in studying the research into experimentation? When I published my first book Experimentation Matters: Unlocking the Potential of New Technologies of Innovation in 2003, I made a prediction: digital experimentation tools not only had the potential to revolutionize a company’s R&D, but they could also transform entire industries …

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How to Read a Client from Across the Room

(1 days ago) Brandy Mychals is a speaker, communications expert and creator of the Character Code ® System. Her new book, How to Read a Client from Across the Room, is a deep dive into her Character Codes and how to relate to people by understanding their personalities and knowing how they want to be treated – even from across the room. Let’s start by going back …

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30 Leadership Lessons

(1 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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The Action Habit: 7 Proven Ways to Move from Deciding …

(1 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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How to Utilize Individual Strengths to Power the Team

(3 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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control the narrative book jacket Skip Prichard

(3 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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7 Steps to Problem Solving

(6 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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How to Deal with Difficult Coworkers and Toxic Managers

(5 days ago) Peter Economy is a bestselling business book author with more than 100 books to his credit. However, before that he worked as a manager—at one time he was in charge of more than 400 people working at more than 35 different sites scattered across the United States.

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Aim Higher: The importance of being an approachable leader

(7 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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Why Leaders Must Develop An Outward Mindset

(3 days ago) The book is designed to equip people not only to be able to make helpful changes in themselves but also to be able to spread mindset change widely among others. To the degree that our earlier books left people wondering how to operationalize Arbinger concepts within teams and across organizations, The Outward Mindset details how to do it.

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A Leader’s Role in Achieving Excellence in Execution

(1 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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12 Principles that Guide High-Performance Organizations

(5 days ago) 12 Principles that Guide High-Performance Organizations. Measures: holistic scorecards of the right performance metrics that link to the vision. Decisions: established practice of taking decisions as close to the action as possible. Code: behavioral standards for what it means to be a member of the institution.

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5 Winning Lessons from Book Covers

(4 days ago) Ever read a book and look back at the cover and think, “That works! What an awesome cover”? Many on this year’s list may do that, but one that sticks out for me is on last year’s list. Erin Morgenstern’s imaginative book The Night Circus was perfect. (I even interviewed her in colors to match the theme.)

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Stop Decorating the Fish

(4 days ago) An instructive book, complete with a fictional town named Busyville offers us a blueprint to solve this problem. The Seductive Seven They start by sharing the “Seductive Seven” which is a list of common tactics organizations may use to respond to problems:

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Evidence-Based Recruiting: Practices to Hire the Best

(2 days ago) There’s a way to design an evidence-based, data-driven hiring strategy to boost your competitive edge. That’s what Atta Tarki shares in his new book, Evidence-Based Recruiting. Atta is the CEO of Ex-Consultants Agency where he leads the private equity and venture capital practice. I reached out to ask him more about his research and new book.

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Why the Best Strategies Blend the Digital and Physical

(4 days ago) The book looks at organizations such as Charles Schwab on its use of analytics, Kaiser Permanente for how it employs empathy, Instacart in how it manages partnerships, Best Buy, Target and Home Depot for developing great logistics, Michelin in how they operate globally, and Google for shaping ecosystems.

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6 Steps to Communicate with Impact

(4 days ago) 6 Steps to Communicate with Impact. Three quick facts I learned from reading just the first few pages of Communicating with Impact: Effectively Communicate Ideas and Achieve Greater Results: Almost 80 percent of your day is spent in some form of communication. Communication skills ranked as the most or second-most desired skill in all industries.

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Saving Face: How to Preserve Dignity and Build Trust

(1 days ago) And Maya Hu-Chan’s new book, SAVING FACE: How to Preserve Dignity and Build Trust is full of ways for leaders to: Increase your positive influence. Become a more empathetic and self-aware leader. Honor and recognize other’s dignity. Consider different perspectives and become a more inclusive leader.

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The Best Book Covers of 2019

(8 days ago) Book Jackets. It’s incredibly difficult to believe that we are nearing the end of the year and the end of a decade. As you prepare for the holidays, maybe you are busy thinking about New Year’s resolutions and goals. Maybe you’re thinking about that crazy uncle that will show up at dinner, and how to handle his political rant.

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Why Leaders Must Prioritize Health and Wellness

(7 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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15 Powerful Phrases That Will Make You A Better Leader

(4 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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Best Quotes and Sayings about Books

(5 days ago) It is no secret that I love books. Though I prefer the printed book, I also have electronic collections on every device imaginable. From speaking about the future of books or how books make a better life to visiting bookstores and libraries around the globe, I share this passion with many of you. And it’s not just about the content inside.

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How to Stop Fear from Taking Over Your Organization

(1 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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The Best Book Covers of 2012

(8 days ago) Book covers can do that. A well-designed book jacket invites you in. Readers of this blog know that I love books and am surrounded by them. Last year, my wife even surprised me with bookshelves in the last remaining room without them: our furnace room! Yes, devices are terrific and mine get used plenty.

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A Key Leadership Question: Who's Holding Your Ladder

(Just Now) The story behind my book Who’s Holding Your Ladder? was an epiphany and came from my experience in 1999 in Long Island, NY. Waiting for someone to call me into the auditorium, I stared out the window.

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How the Best in the World Reverse Engineer Success

(Just Now) Ron Friedman’s first book, The Best Place to Work, is one that I often refer to as a definitive guide to creating a winning work environment. As a social psychologist, writer, and founder of development company ignite180, you may see his work appearing in numerous places. He is an extraordinarily gifted writer who engages with a mixture of

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5 Ways to Listen Better

(3 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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10 Principles of Truly Great Leaders

(6 days ago) Your new book pulled me in immediately from the first pages. In the introduction, you say, “Leadership is a super power,” and “Almost everything we’ve been taught about leadership is wrong.” Wow. Tell us more about your current perspective.

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22 Quotes to Inspire the Spirit of Giving

(1 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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Provoking Thoughts With Tremendous Books

(Just Now) In his book, It Takes Less Than One Minute to Suit Up for The Lord, Dr. Ken Blanchard wrote of learning as “spend(ing) more time lighting candles than cursing the darkness.” We all have the great God-given ability to educate ourselves – to acquire the gift of learning. Knowledge is the lost treasure that we must all strive to recover.

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How the Best Companies Stay Relevant

(6 days ago) Today, as many people come to libraries for free access to computers and the Internet as they do to borrow a book. This said, the most critical point in the story about the Greenwich Public Library was the recognition that, before it started to make any changes, it wanted to be crystal clear on the purpose it would serve to the community.

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Why Wellbeing Matters to Leaders

(2 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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10 Examples of Nudge Theory

(7 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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Leading with Dignity

(Just Now) Lead with Dignity. When a copy of Leading with Dignity landed on my desk, I was intrigued for a couple reasons. First, the author, Donna Hicks PhD, did not fit the profile of a typical business management book author. Her background is in international conflict resolution—she has, for 25 years—worked in some of the most conflict-ridden areas of the …

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5 Thieves of Happiness

(2 days ago) One of the most fascinating things in the book is the research I cite on use of social media like Facebook. People who passively watch the lives of others are less happy. After all, you are watching everyone else’s movies as A rolls, while living the B roll in your own life. But the research also shows that people who actively like the posts

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What's Your Digital Business Model

(3 days ago) The book is based around six questions we think every executive and organization has to be able to answer in order to be competitive in the digital economy. We started this research by interviewing leaders from large, global companies, asking them to describe their most important digitally-enabled business transformation initiative.

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Powerful Tips on How to Take Charge of Your Life

(8 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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The Quiet Strength of the Introverted Leader

(4 days ago) Introverted Leader . One of the biggest misconceptions about leadership remains that you must be or should be an extrovert in order to succeed. Jennifer B. Kahnweiler, PhD, CSP, debunked that myth long ago with her book The Introverted Leader (new edition).. This month, she released an updated version of the book, updated with new research, stories, and …

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24 Quotes to Help You Relax When You’re Stressed

(7 days ago) Subscribe today and receive a free e-book. Get Your Guide to a Solid Night of Sleep free when you sign up to receive blog updates via email. You'll find out why high-functioning leaders take their sleep seriously and how you can find your way to …

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Thursday is the New Friday

(6 days ago) In his book Thursday is the New Friday: How to Work Fewer Hours, Make More Money, and Spend Time Doing What You Want, Joe Sanok outlines how we arrived at this point in history, what we each can do internally to thrive, and how slowing down is actually the key to growing productivity and creativity. “.

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The Best Book Covers of 2013

(8 days ago) The Best Book Covers of 2013. Readers of this blog know that I love books. There must be some psychological label for someone who must have a book within reach at all times. Whether at home or at the office, whether on a flight or a long drive, I am uncomfortable unless a book is close by. In recent years, my career has me surrounded with books.

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