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  • Image of The 360 Degree Leader
    Image of The 360 Degree Leader

    Developing Your Influence from Anywhere in the Organization

    by John C. Maxwell

    According to leadership expert John Maxwell, you can learn to develop your influence from wherever you are in the organization by becoming a 360-degree leader. You can learn to lead up, lead across and lead down. He writes that only 360-degree leaders influence people at every level of the organization, and by helping others, they help themselves. In The 360 Degree Leader, Maxwell explains that becoming a 360-degree leader is within the reach of anyone who possesses average or better...

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    Three Scientific Truths for Achieving Your Goals

    by Susan Fowler

    In Master Your Motivation, Susan Fowler says that motivation is energy, and what matters is the quality, not the quantity.

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    Image of Unplugged

    How Organizations Lose their Energy and How to Get It Back

    by Tom Roth, Steve Buchholz

    Unplugged provides a fresh look at engagement as a choice that employees make based on how they perceive the change they are faced with and how much discretionary energy they will give to the endeavor.

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    Image of The Solutions Oriented Leader

    Your Comprehensive Guide to Achieve World-Class Results

    by Rick Goodman

    In The Solutions Oriented Leader: Your Comprehensive Guide to Achieve World-Class Results, Goodman shares the wisdom he gained on that journey and gives readers the ‘secret sauce’ to transform teams into rockstars.

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    50 Ways to Create Engagement, Shared Purpose, and a Culture that Can Adapt to Change

    by Kursat Ozenc, Margaret Hagan

    In Rituals for Work, Kursat Ozenc and Margaret Hagan provide a blueprint for building a culture of engagement, innovation, and shared purpose for organizations of all sizes, across industries.

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    Image of Otherwise Engaged

    How Leaders Can Get a Firmer Grip on Employee Engagement and Other Key Intangibles

    by John Guaspari

    In Otherwise Engaged, author John Guaspari teaches about why businesses’ employee engagement activities and other attempts at fixing “the people stuff” aren’t working.

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  • Image of The Four Lenses of Innovation
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    A Power Tool for Creative Thinking

    by Rowan Gibson

    Rowan Gibson presents an innovation methodology for systematically stretching your thinking, discovering inspiring new insights and producing a portfolio of high-quality ideas and radically new growth opportunities. You will learn how to reverse-engineer creative genius and make radical business innovation an everyday reality using four key business perspectives.

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  • Image of The Achievement Habit
    Image of The Achievement Habit

    Stop Wishing, Start Doing and Take Command of Your Life

    by Bernard Roth

    Bernie Roth, co-founder of the Stanford d.school, offers a guide for harnessing the power of design thinking to help meet life’s challenges and fulfill goals. Behaviors and relationships can be transformed as you become more effective at solving problems, more focused on things that matter, and more satisfied with life. Achievement is like a muscle; learn how to flex it.

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    Image of Team Genius

    The New Science of High-Performing Organizations

    by Rich Karlgaard, Michael S. Malone

    Rich Karlgaard and Michael S. Malone focus on the critical role of Informal teams within the core of successful companies. Combining best practices and the latest in scientific research, the authors show how to build the dynamic, robust and great teams leaders need in order to compete in today’s world.

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