longman 2009 winner

Our subscribers have voted, and the Best Business Book of 2011 is Disciplined Dreaming by Josh Linkner. In Disciplined Dreaming Josh Linkner distills his years of experience into a 5-step process that will make creativity easy for you and your organization.

The Harold Longman Award is named for Soundview’s first editor Harold Longman, who first conceived the idea of book summaries and applied this concept to the business book field. The award is presented annually to both the publisher and the author of the best business book of the year as voted on by Soundview subscribers.

Josh Linkner
2009 Longman Award Winner

previous winners

2010 How the Best Leaders Lead by Brian Tracy

2009 Talent is Overrated by Geoff Colvin

2008 Influencer by the authors at Vital Smarts

2007 What Got You Here Won’t Get You There by Marshall Goldsmith

2006 The 360 Degree Leader by John Maxwell

2005 The 8th Habit by Stephen R. Covey

2004 Crucial Confrontations by the authors at Vital Smarts

2003 Who Says Elephants Can’t Dance? by Louis Gerstner

You can learn more about these titles and purchase the summaries below.

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    What Got You Here Won’t Get You There

    by Marshall Goldsmith
    Item #: 2914
    The corporate world is full of intelligent and skilled executives, but few will ever reach the top and, according to Goldsmith, subtle nuances make the difference.
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    The 8th Habit

    by Stephen R. Covey
    Item #: 2721
    For individuals and organizations, excellence is no longer merely an option — survival requires it. But to thrive, excel and lead in our Knowledge Worker Age, we must move beyond effectiveness to greatness. Leadership guru Stephen Covey writes that accessing a higher level of human genius and motivation requires a sea change in thinking: a new mind-set and skill set — in short, an additional habit to those featured in his book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.
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