Career & Self Development

Soundview Executive Book Summaries® publishes summaries of the best business books of each year on career and self-development subjects including business communication, time management, public speaking, motivation, goals, negotiation, work-life balance, emotional intelligence, presentation skills, decision-making and more. Browse our list of summary titles to find those that will move your career and life forward.

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    How to Speak with Conviction and Write for Impact

    by JD Schramm, Kara Levy

    Communication expert JD Schramm offers actionable advice to leaders at all levels of experience on how to effectively motivate teams, draft clear and concise emails, become an influential speaker, and more.

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    The Secret Power in Showing Up and Doing the Work

    by Nicholas Dancer

    Day In, Day Out explores the secret power to be found in showing up and doing the work for a sustained period of time.

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    The Missing Link Between Merit and Success

    by Sylvia Ann Hewlett

    Are you “leadership material?” Sylvia Ann Hewlett, a noted expert on workplace power and influence, shows how to identify and embody the Executive Presence (EP) needed to succeed.

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    The Art of Commanding Respect Like a CEO

    by Harrison Monarth

    People reach highly influential positions because they deeply understand the power of perception and know how to leverage it in their favor. Harrison Monarth believes anyone with the will to succeed can do it, and he provides the techniques needed to take a career to its highest level.

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