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Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand)

Summary: This is the first book to present innovation and entrepreneurship as a purposeful and systematic discipline that explains and analyzes the challenges and opportunities of America's new entrepreneurial economy. Superbly practical, Innovation and Entrepreneurship explains what established businesses, public service institutions, and new ventures need to know and do to succeed in today's economy....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperBusiness 1993

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.6 DRU
1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 658.6 DRU

Kanter, Rosabeth Moss

Summary: "To address the big social and environmental issues of our day--from poverty, to race and gender disparities, to climate change--we need a different kind of leadership. Good leadership can help solve problems and guide an organization to success. Over a decade ago, Kanter cofounded and has since directed Harvard's breakthrough Advanced Leadership Initiative. In this book, she combines...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Hoque, Faisal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2014

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Wooldridge, Adrian

Summary: The Great Disruption is a collection drawn from Adrian Wooldridge's influential Schumpeter columns in The Economist addressing the causes and profound consequences of the unprecedented disruption of business over the past five years.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 330 WOO

Summary: At the height of the dotcom mania, Silicon Alley ran with gold, the "new economy" ruled Wall Street, and business as usual was declared dead. A sequel to The Internet Money Machine, this cautionary program tracks the fortunes of TheGlobe.com and Pseudo.com after the bubble burst; bottom-feeder Overstock.com, which profited from the tech wreck; and DigitalCity.com, which sold out to AOL before...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Carlson, Curtis Ray.

Contents: The essence of innovation: how Frank hit a home run -- Innovate or die: the exponential economy -- Work on important customer and market needs: the RFID tag -- Creating customer value: your only job -- It's as simple as NABC: how Liz got her big job -- Watering holes for creating value: the day the BBC walked in -- More ideas for faster value creation: origins of Linux -- Your elevator pitch:...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Business 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4063 CAR

Collins, James C. (James Charles)

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2005

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Collins, James C. (James Charles)

Summary: The author uses his research on the Fortune 500 to create a blueprint for turning good companies into spectacular ones.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperBusiness 2001

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 658 COL

Summary: Cultural observer and networking expert Clay Shirky believes that new technologies - those that enable loose collaboration and take advantage of "spare" brainpower or a "cognitive surplus" - will change the way society works. In this prescient 2005 talk, Shirky shows how closed groups and companies will give way to liberally defined networks, in which small contributors have big roles and fluid...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Summary: In today's fast-paced world, it's tough to find the time to read. But with Joosr guides, you can get the key insights from bestselling non-fiction titles in less than 20 minutes. Whether you want to gain knowledge on the go or find the books you'll love, Joosr's brief and accessible eBook summaries fit into your life. Find out more at joosr.com. Is there a formula to greatness? How your company...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Joosr 2015

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Grove, Andrew S.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Currency Doubleday 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.406 Grove

Summary: Seven years and

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Patrikarakos, David

Summary: "War in 140 Characters examines the role of social media and other forms of 'new media' in changing the face of modern warfare. War is, more than ever, a clash of narratives--with each state/party fighting to control the spread of information and project their narrative to the outside world. Social media has shattered traditional hierarchies between the state and its citizens, enabling the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 355 PAT

Summary: Principles of Business: Entrepreneurship is a collection of essential topics that will be of interest to anyone involved in the creation of a new product or service, as well as to those interested in starting or running a business.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salem Press, a division of EBSCO Information Services, Inc. 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.6 PRI

Greenleaf, Robert K

Summary: With the publication of Servant Leadership in 1977, a new paradigm of management entered the boardrooms and corporate offices of America. Robert K. Greenleaf, a retired AT&T executive, proposed that service ought to be the distinguishing characteristic of leadership. Not only would it create better, stronger companies, he said, but business leaders themselves "would find greater joy in their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Paulist Press 2002

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.5 GRE

Taylor, William

Summary: "Disruption is the key to innovation. Whether you run a one-man startup or a global business behemoth, the only way to win big is by relentlessly rethinking the rules of your industry - no matter how tried-and-true they are. InSimply Brilliant, the visionary co-founder of Fast Company William C. Taylor goes behind the scenes at nineteen organizations that are revolutionizing their otherwise...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658 TAY

Graham, Ian

Summary: Explores some of today's most impressive technological innovations and how they are shaping the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 600 GRA

Kotter, John P.

Summary: Offers advice on how to lead an organization into change, including establishing a sense of urgency, developing a vision and strategy, and generating short-term wins.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard Business Review Press 2012

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 KOT

Firstenberg, Paul B.

Contents: Transforming the dynamics of nonprofit boards : from passive to active agencies -- Reforming board practices -- Board responsibility for operational issues -- Preparing nonprofit directors for the coming changes in governance -- Maximizing your human resources -- The executive director : one of the most challenging assignments in the nonprofit world -- The effective cfo -- The scarcity of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Foundation Center 2009

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1 available in Foundation Collection, Call number: R-FC 658.048 FIR

Summary: Video version. Viewers meet two young managers who help workers with appropriate responses to feedback in different work situations. Whether feedback is true, unclear, or downright false, we discover how to respond in a way that enables us to develop confidence, separate our reactions from our feelings, and learn from the situation. Using live-action video, the CD-ROM program guides the user...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Huber, John J.

Summary: From the publisher: In the years since John Huber’s trailblazing Lean Library Management was published, budget pressures on libraries have only increased. Yet libraries who have adopted his strategies have turned conventional management thinking—that if budgets are reduced, customer service suffers—on its head. These libraries have proven that by streamlining and improving customer services,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Reference Office Reference, Call number: OFR 020 HUB

Jacobs, Steve

Contents: The quiet revolution -- Your return on revolution -- Drivers of sustainable high performance -- Putting behavioral leadership into practice: seven essential steps -- Game-changing plan deployment -- Coaching for elite performance -- Changing the way organizations change -- Winning on culture -- Developing behavioral leaders -- Building enterprise advantage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenleaf Book Group Press 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.3 JAC

Summary: The relationship between supervisors and support staff members can often run off the smooth road of productivity. The major reason for problems between supervisors and staff is a lack of effective, open communication. This program is a dramatization of one employee's problems with his supervisor. The information he receives from the company's personnel manager gets him on track with how to cope...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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La Piana, David

Contents: The limits of collaboration -- Competition out of the closet -- The competitive continuum -- Your organization's competitive position -- Competing with individual organizations -- Benchmarking against the field -- Customers -- Third party payers -- Human resources -- The media and the public at large -- Conclusion : awakening to competitive strategy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jossey-Bass 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4012 LAP