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  • Image of The Motive
    Image of The Motive

    Why So Many Leaders Abdicate Their Most Important Responsibilities

    by Patrick Lencioni

    In this leadership fable, best-selling author Patrick Lencioni focuses on helping leaders to understand the importance of why they’re leading in the first place.

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    Image of Leading with Gratitude

    Eight Leadership Practices for Extraordinary Business Results

    by Adrian Gostick, Chester Elton

    Best-selling authors Adrian Gostick and Chester Elton identify the myths that cause leaders to withhold thanks and introduce eight simple ways managers can show employees they are valued.

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    Image of Story 10X

    Turn the Impossible Into the Inevitable

    by Michael Margolis

    In Story 10X: Turn the Impossible Into the Inevitable, Michael Margolis expands on his approach that’s been proven in the dojos of Silicon Valley, the conference rooms of Fortune 500s, and the town halls of local nonprofits.

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    The Only Difference Between Success and Failure

    by Grant Cardone

    Set the right goals, figure out how much effort will be needed to achieve them, how to put yourself in the best frame of mind for success, and how to take action in the most effective way.

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    Image of Focus on This, Not That

    How to Engage Employees, Manage Performance, and Get Results

    by Kimberly Devlin

    Devlin shares the secrets to strategically and proactively embracing leadership roles in order to put out fewer fires, conduct fewer counseling conversations, and deal with fewer headaches.

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    Image of Leading with Kindness

    How Good People Consistently Get Superior Results

    by Michael O'Malley, William F. Baker

    Leading with Kindness identifies six ingredients of kindness - compassion, integrity, gratitude, authenticity, humility, and humor.

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  • Image of Pick Up the Gum Wrapper
    Image of Pick Up the Gum Wrapper

    How to Create a Workplace That Increases Performance While Improving Lives

    by Joe Bertotto

    Pick Up the Gum Wrapper: How to Create a Workplace That Increases Performance While Improving Lives identifies three ways leaders can create a workplace that propels their companies forward.

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    Image of First, Fast, Fearless

    How to Lead Like a Navy SEAL

    by Brian Hiner

    Brian "Iron Ed" Hiner tells what it’s like to be a SEAL and what shapes the intense sense of sacrifice, teamwork and mutual commitment they share. From his own 20-year career as a Navy SEAL and his hands-on experience of commanding hundreds of strategic combat missions and operations in Iraq, Afghanistan and across the globe, Hiner extracts business leadership lessons that can help leaders isolate what’s most important, especially in stressful times.

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