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Why Successful CEOs Get Fired

For college basketball fans, the 1973 NCAA Championship was almost perfect. Bill Walton scored 44 points, leading UCLA to back-to-back undefeated seasons and its seventh straight national title. He missed one shot.<p>But it was his coach who laid the groundwork for the team’s historic run. I first …

Lessons From The Successful Investor

• <b>Author:</b> Robin R. Speziale<p>Lessons From The Successful Investor is the new investing classic of our time. With thousands of downloads, this new investing eBook has topped bestseller lists on major digital book stores and has received rave reviews from media and readers.<p>"This eBook is an absolute must …

Quicklet On Stephen R. Covey's the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

• <b>Author:</b> Sandra McCutcheon-Maloney<p>Since its release in 1989, Stephen Covey’s The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has sold over 25 million copies worldwide, been translated into over 33 languages, and is widely considered one of the most popular self-help books of all time.<p>The book is organized …

Leaders Eat Last Deluxe

• <b>Author:</b> Simon Sinek<p><b>The Deluxe Edition of Leaders Eat Last, now with an expanded chapter and appendix on leading millennials, includes over 30 minutes of exclusive video and 30 minutes of audio of Simon Sinek. The acclaimed, bestselling author of Start With Why and Together is Better delves deeper</b> …

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

• <b>Author:</b> Laura Vanderkam<p>Mornings are a madcap time for many of us. We wake up in a haze—often after hitting snooze a few times. Then we rush around to get ready and out the door so we can officially start the day. Before we know it, hours have slipped by without us accomplishing anything beyond …

Sometimes You Win--Sometimes You Learn

• <b>Author:</b> John C. Maxwell & John Wooden<p>#1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author John C. Maxwell believes that any setback, whether professional or personal, can be turned into a step forward when you possess the right tools to turn a loss into a gain. Drawing on nearly fifty years of leadership …

18 Minutes

• <b>Author:</b> Peter Bregman<p>Based upon his weekly Harvard Business Review columns (which is one of the most popular columns on HBR.com, receiving hundreds of thousands of unique page views a month), 18 MINUTES clearly shows how busy people can cut through all the daily clutter and distractions and find a …

Self Leadership and the One Minute Manager

• <b>Author:</b> Ken Blanchard and Others<p>The co-author of the phenomenal New York Times bestselling classic The One Minute Manager® explores the skills needed to become an effective self leader in this essential work, now updated throughout.<p>Just as Ken Blanchard’s phenomenal bestselling classic The One …

Trump: The Art of the Deal

• <b>Author:</b> Donald Trump & Tony Schwartz<p><b>President Donald J. Trump lays out his professional and personal worldview in this classic work—a firsthand account of the rise of America’s foremost deal-maker.</b><p><i>“I like thinking big. I always have. To me it’s very simple: If you’re going to be thinking anyway,</i> …

Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World

• <b>Author:</b> Michael Lewis<p>“Lewis shows again why he is the leading journalist of his generation.”—Kyle Smith, Forbes<br>The tsunami of cheap credit that rolled across the planet between 2002 and 2008 was more than a simple financial phenomenon: it was temptation, offering entire societies the chance to …

Yelp CEO Shares His Single Most Important Management Tip

Stoppelman responded pretty forcefully, combating accusations that the company will delete negative reviews if businesses advertise them, or highlight them if they won't, and pointing out that multiple lawsuits alleging just that have been thrown out.<p>It wasn't all contentious though. Stoppelman …

The Human Capital Report

How GE Uses Data Visualization to Tell Complex Stories

<i>GE, perhaps more than any other major company, is dedicated to the use of data visualization as a key part of its marketing and communications efforts. Stemming from our Insight Center on visualizing data, I spoke with Linda Boff, GE’s executive director of global brand marketing, about the</i> …

How to Boost Engagement on Your LinkedIn Company Page

Shares 5K<p>Are you leveraging your LinkedIn Company Page as best you can?<p>In a recent LinkedIn study, 50% of current company followers stated they are …