Book Summaries

Clear All

Filters

Browse by subject:

Management Leadership Career & Self Development Marketing Sales Human Resources Economics Entrepreneurship Finance Technology Innovation All Subjects


Sign up for our Professional or Premier plan and you'll receive all of these summaries plus much more.

Compare Plans

  • Image of Leadershift
    Image of Leadershift

    The 11 Essential Changes Every Leader Must Embrace

    by John C. Maxwell

    John C. Maxwell helps leaders gain the ability and willingness to make leadership changes that will positively enhance their organizational and per¬sonal growth.

    View Details

  • Image of The Millennial Whisperer
    Image of The Millennial Whisperer

    The Practical, Profit-Focused Playbook for Working With and Motivating the World’s Largest Generation

    by Chris Tuff

    The Millenial stereotypes of "entitled," "lazy," and "selfish" are thrown around simply because they grew up with different experiences, compared to other generations.

    View Details

  • Image of Master Your Motivation
    Image of Master Your Motivation

    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.

    View Details

  • Image of Unplugged
    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.

    View Details

  • Image of Rituals for Work
    Image of Rituals for Work

    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.

    View Details

  • Image of First, Fast, Fearless
    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.

    View Details

  • Image of Unfinished Business
    Image of Unfinished Business

    Women, Men, Work, Family

    by Anne-Marie Slaughter

    Anne-Marie Slaughter offers her own story as a backdrop for discussing the challenges that face women who seek to have an incredible career while nurturing a happy family.

    View Details

  • Image of Otherwise Engaged
    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.

    View Details

  • Image of Brief
    Image of Brief

    Make a Bigger Impact by Saying Less

    by Joseph McCormack

    Senior marketing executive Joseph McCormack offers a step-by-step approach to getting to the point quickly and delivering every message with maximum impact. Brief describes how to use BRIEF maps, narratives and visual media to make your message more compelling. A master of brevity says less and gets more done –– learn how.

    View Details

Recently Viewed Categories