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  • Image of The 80/20 Manager
    Image of The 80/20 Manager

    The Secret to Working Less and Achieving More

    by Richard Koch

    Bestselling author Richard Koch demonstrates how managers can be much more efficient and effective by applying the 80/20 Principle - the idea that just 20 percent of our time, effort and key decisions generate 80 percent of our success. The 80/20 Manager can help managers to focus on the issues that really matter, ask the right questions, find the right connections and realize meaningful achievement for their businesses and themselves.

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  • Image of Coaching for Breakthrough Success
    Image of Coaching for Breakthrough Success

    Proven Techniques for Making Impossible Dreams Possible

    by Jack Canfield, Peter Chee

    Jack Canfield, coauthor of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series, and Dr. Peter Chee offer a practical guide of 30 principles that every coach needs to succeed. Learn how the Coaching Principles representing the heart of a coach, the Situational Coaching Model representing the mind of a coach, and the Achievers Coaching Techniques representing the energy of a coach can build upon each other to empower people to achieve breakthrough success.

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  • Image of Compelling People
    Image of Compelling People

    The Hidden Qualities That Make Us Influential

    by Matthew Kohut, John Neffinger

    What makes some people irresistible and others forgettable? John Neffinger and Matthew Kohut introduce us to two qualities - strength (the root of respect) and warmth (the root of affection) - and they detail the signals that broadcast each of these. Drawing on the latest social science and the authors' own work, Compelling People reveals the basic framework we use to judge each other and what we can do to earn both respect and affection.

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  • Image of Speed Review: An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth
    Image of Speed Review: An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

    What Going to Space Taught Me About Ingenuity, Determination, and Being Prepared for Anything

    by Chris Hadfield

    Little, Brown, 295 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Boards That Lead
    Image of Speed Review: Boards That Lead

    When to Take Charge, When to Partner, and When to Stay Out of the Way

    by Ram Charan, Michael Useem

    Harvard Business Review Press, 300 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Idea to Invention
    Image of Speed Review: Idea to Invention

    What You Need to Know to Cash In on Your Inspiration

    by Patricia Nolan-Brown

    AMACOM, 254 pages

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