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    • Image of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
      Image of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

      30th Anniversary Edition

      by Stephen R. Covey

      This 30th Anniversary edition of the classic bestseller, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, revisits Stephen R. Covey’s step-by-step path to living with fairness, integrity, honesty, and human dignity

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      Image of The Leadership Collection

      This collection is included with our Professional Subscription.
      The Leadership Collection gives you the resources you need to be a better leader in your business and community. These 20 summaries cover a wide range of topics essential for every good leader, including management techniques, motivation, communication skills and much more.

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      Image of The Amazon Management System

      The Ultimate Digital Business Engine That Creates Extraordinary Value for Both Customers and Shareholders

      by Ram Charan, Julia Yang

      Learning Amazon’s system is as simple as six building blocks distilled by New York Times best-selling author and global CEO advisor Ram Charan and Julia Yang

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      Image of The Speed of Trust

      The One Thing that Changes Everything

      by Stephen M.R. Covey

      According to Covey, trust is one of the essential elements of business, and the ability to create, preserve and restore trust has become one of the most important skills today, inside and outside the office. In The Speed of Trust, Covey gives his readers all the key tools to cultivating trust in their relationships, while offering up the wisdom of other great leaders on the topic.

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      Explain Data and Inspire Action Through Story

      by Nancy Duarte

      Nancy Duarte explains the unique power of stories, which make the brain light up in ways that no other form of communication does, and how using story frameworks to communicate data will encourage others to act on your recommendations.

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      Image of The 5 Levels of Leadership

      Proven Steps to Maximize Your Potential

      by John C. Maxwell

      The concept of 5 levels of leadership is one that John C. Maxwell has taught all over the world. The levels represent stages in leadership development starting with being the boss who people follow because you have been appointed as their leader, to reaching the pinnacle of leadership, when you are followed because of who you are and what you represent. In The 5 Levels of Leadership, you will learn how to master the ability to inspire people and achieve results. Maxwell details each...

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    • Image of Developing Great Leaders
      Image of Developing Great Leaders

      This multi-media skillset provides the key resources needed to become a better leader and to establish leadership development within you company. With summaries of top leadership development books, a webinar with strengths expert Marcus Buckingham, and an interview with the co-founder of the Montessori Foundation, you’ll gain insights and takeaways to grow strong leaders in your business.

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      Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High

      by Joseph Grenny, Al Switzler, Ron McMillan, Kerry Patterson

      If you feel stuck — in a relationship, in your career, at home — chances are a crucial conversation is keeping you there. This New York Times bestseller will help you handle crucial conversations — conversations that occur when the stakes are high, emotions run strong, and opinions vary. With crucial conversations skills, you'll be able to: prepare for high-stakes situations with a proven technique; transform anger and hurt feelings into powerful dialogue; make it safe to talk about almost...

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      The Power of Thinking without Thinking

      by Malcolm Gladwell

      Blink is about how we think without thinking, about choices that seem to be made in an instant — in the blink of an eye — that actually aren’t as simple as they seem, and about those instantaneous decisions that are impossible to explain to others. In this summary, staff writer from The New Yorker Malcolm Gladwell reveals that great decision makers aren’t those who process the most information or spend the most time deliberating, but those who have perfected the art of...

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