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  • Image of The Power of Impossible Thinking
    Image of The Power of Impossible Thinking

    Transform the Business of Your Life and the Life of Your Business

    by Yoram (Jerry) Wind, Colin Crook

    The ability to see the world differently can create significant opportunities, as companies such as Southwest Airlines, FedEx, Charles Schwab and others have demonstrated. But even successful models can ultimately become a prison if they limit your ability to make sense of a changing world, in the way that major airlines failed to fully recognize the threat of upstarts such as Ryanair or that music companies failed to see the opportunities and threats of music file sharing.

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    Information Technology and the Corrosion of Competitive Advantage

    by Nicholas Carr

    In a May 2003 article in the Harvard Business Review entitled “IT Doesn’t Matter,” Nicholas G. Carr introduced the idea that information technology (IT) does not provide a competitive advantage to companies in a strategic manner. In Does IT Matter?, Carr argues that IT has become a commodity, and because the very nature of strategy requires differentiation, IT cannot possibly qualify. IT can be used to supplement and improve strategy implementation, but it is not the foundation of a com

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    Thriving Locally in the Global Economy

    by Rosabeth Moss Kanter

    The famed Harvard professor shows how to us the three C’s – concepts, competence, and connections – to prosper in the global economy. A priceless blueprint for achieving success in the next century.

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    Image of Kevin Trudeau's Mega Memory

    How to Release Your Superpower Memory in 30 Minutes or Less a Day

    by Kevin Trudeau

    Lost your keys lately? This summary will help you remember where they are. More important, it shows business uses of a good memory: remembering names and details, speaking to a group without notes, and gathering business intelligence.

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    Handbook for a Management Revolution

    by Tom Peters

    Points the way toward success for corporations struggling to maintain or regain markets. Many examples.

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