Selected Filters

Recently Viewed Categories

Book Summaries

Browse the full archive of Soundview Executive Book Summaries®.
Page 1 of 2
  • Image of A Team of Leaders

    A Team of Leaders

    by Stewart Liff, Paul Gustavson
    Item #: 3617
    With emphasis on the design of a team, A Team of Leaders offers a new way to energize groups of employees and improve performance. Authors Paul Gustavson and Stewart Liff present the Five-Stage Team Development Model, which outlines a set of characteristics of traditional teams and the progression to creating teams of people who think and act like leaders.
    From: $9.00
    Buy Now!
  • Image of The Q Loop

    The Q Loop

    by Brian Klapper
    Item #: 35STFS
    In The Q-Loop Brian Klapper reveals the “art and science” of lasting transformation based on a proven, repeatable model.
    From: $9.00
    Buy Now!
  • Image of Sticking Points

    Sticking Points

    by Haydn Shaw
    Item #: 36ETFS
    For the first time in American History we have four different generations working together in the workplace. In Sticking Points, Haydn Shaw, identifies 12 places where the 4 generations typically come apart in work and in life. These sticking points revolve around differing attitudes toward time management, texting, social media, organizational structure and fashion.
    From: $9.00
    Buy Now!
  • Image of Turn the Ship Around!

    Turn the Ship Around!

    by L. David Marquet
    Item #: 3430
    From the vantage point of the commander of the USS Santa Fe, read how the crew completely turned the ship around, going from worst to first by questioning many of our basic leadership assumptions and shifting from take-control authority to give-control empowerment. Share the author's insights as the crew gains unprecedented decision making authority, the risks of doing so, and the reward of an exponentially more effective and more resilient organization. Learn how to achieve...
    From: $9.00
    Buy Now!
  • Image of Team Turnarounds

    Team Turnarounds

    by Daniel Leidl, Joe Frontiera
    Item #: 3428
    As sports fans already know, behind every great underdog story is a leader who roots out the competitive advantage that will propel the team to victory. In Team Turnarounds, Joe Frontiera and Dan Leidl share how this fine art of the turnaround really works, from how to inspire the team to the actual tools for change. Through interviews with team managers and turnaround masters in the NFL, MLB, and the NCAA, as well as managers at top global firms who have successfully reversed their...
    From: $9.00
    Buy Now!
  • Image of The Synergist

    The Synergist

    by Les McKeown
    Item #: 3414
    A successful team includes bold dreamers (Visionaries), pragmatic realists (Operators), and systems designers (Processors) but it takes a Synergist to blend the motivations and goals of the three types and get everyone to work together effectively. The Synergist puts aside his or her own agenda and captures the best input from each team member. Anyone can learn to be the Synergist and fill this critical role in teamwork improvement. The Synergist reveals a proven method to build...
    From: $9.00
    Buy Now!
  • Image of Collaboration

    Collaboration

    by Morten T. Hansen
    Item #: FBR1010C
    A Soundview Featured Book Review
    Years after the problem was first codified in books such as Silos, Politics and Turf Wars, companies still struggle to solve the riddle of departmental collaboration. Companies are faced with drains of money, time and resources as infighting is often the only thing accomplished. Hansen's book provides a disciplined practice that resulted from 15 years of detailed research. The strength of his philosophy is something about which even the most divide
    From: $6.00
    Buy Now!
  • Image of Divide or Conquer

    Divide or Conquer

    by Diana McLain Smith
    Item #: 32BS04
    In Divide or Conquer, Diana McLain Smith distills almost thirty years of experience studying and advising leaders to offer a new way to think about teams –– not as a bunch of individuals, but as the sum of their relationships.
    From: $9.00
    Buy Now!
  • Image of The Five Dysfunctions of a Team

    The Five Dysfunctions of a Team

    by Patrick Lencioni
    Item #: 31BS10
    In The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, bestselling business author Patrick Lencioni once again offers a leadership powerful and instructive leadership fable. Throughout the story, Lencioni reveals the five dysfunctions that go to the very heart of why teams –– even the best ones –– often struggle. He outlines a powerful model and actionable steps that can be used to overcome these common hurdles and build a cohesive, effective team.
    From: $9.00
    Buy Now!
Page 1 of 2