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Szollose, Brad.

Contents: 1st law : a liquid leader places people first -- 2nd law : a liquid leader cultivates an environment where it is free and safe to tell the truth -- 3rd law : a liquid leader nurtures a creative culture -- 4th law : a liquid leader supports reinvention of the organization -- 5th law : a liquid leader leads by example -- 6th law : a liquid leader takes responsibility -- 7th law : a liquid leader...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Greenleaf Book Group 2011

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Adams, Scott

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperBusiness 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.302 ADA

Gordon, Jon

Summary: Soup offers an inspirational business fable that explains the "recipe" you can use to create a winning culture and boost employee morale and engagement. The story follows Nancy, the newly anointed CEO of America's Favorite Soup Company. She has been brought in to reinvigorate the brand and bring success back to a company that has lost its flavor and profit and has fallen on hard times....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.3 GOR

Fleischer, Charles H.

Summary: The new edition of this book includes everything from recruiting and hiring to discipline and termination and everything in between. Updated legal information has been added on the new minimum wage law that employers must be aware of, the right to privacy for employees, especially in terms of their email, Internet usage, and phone calls, and what employers need to do to comply with disability...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sphinx Pub. 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.3 FLE

Tichy, Noel M.

Summary: "Starting out at GE, where he headed up the company's leadership institute and revamped the leadership pipeline under Jack Welch, Noel Tichy has served as a trusted advisor on management succession to such leading companies as Royal Dutch Shell, Nokia, Intel, Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Merck and Caterpillar. Now Tichy draws on decades of hands-on experience working with CEOs and boards to provide a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.5 TIC
1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 658.5 TIC

Summary: Just as the industrial revolution changed the way people work, so has the rise of digital technology-leading to the radical reorganization of business models and workplaces, as well as the geographical redistribution of labor and services. This program inquires into 21st-century work paradigms, presenting commentary from scholars and business leaders about what it means to be an employee...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Caraher, Lee.

Summary: "Addresses a very real concern of large and small businesses nationwide: how to motivate, collaborate with, and manage the millennial generation, who now make up almost 50% of the American workforce. The key is to change Boomer attitudes from disbelief and derision to acceptance and respect without giving up work standards. Using real world examples, author Lee Caraher gives leaders data-driven...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.30 Caraher 2015

Hoffman, Reid.

Summary: "Introducing the new, realistic loyalty pact between employer and employee The employer-employee relationship is broken, and managers face a seemingly impossible dilemma: the old model of guaranteed long-term employment no longer works in a business environment defined by continuous change, but neither does a system in which every employee acts like a free agent. The solution? Stop thinking...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Perseus Distribution Services 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.3 HOF

Kaye, Kenneth.

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Publisher / Publication Date: American Management Association 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.13 KAY

Summary: A detailed and revealing case study, this CNBC program guides viewers through the corporate dimensions of the world's largest passenger jet fleet. Students will witness high-level management maneuvers undertaken behind the closed doors of executive suites. Several rarely discussed aspects of the airline industry are addressed-chief among them, how a labor-management conflict is sorted out and...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Guerin, Lisa

Summary: Worried that your company s employees might post trade secrets on Facebook, send harassing email, or text while driving on company business? Advances in workplace technology bring big benefits, but they can also bring legal exposure. Avoid trouble before it starts by developing clear, specific policies or updating the ones you already have. Smart Policies for Workplace Technologies provides a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 651 GUE

Summary: In this Peabody Award-winning program, CNBC's David Faber scrutinizes Wal-Mart as he seeks to understand how the company has ascended to the heights of power it has come to occupy-and whether this juggernaut can continue to succeed in the face of increased opposition. Given unprecedented access, Faber takes viewers from an annual managers' meeting that resembles an evangelical revival to the...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Summary: Shell of Australia is a part of one of the world's largest oil and gas companies. Australia-based Intrepid Travel is a medium-size adventure vacation company. In this program, human resource professionals from these two companies discuss the processes of recruitment, performance appraisal, and termination; explore the dynamic relationship between employees and employers; and describe the...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Blanchard, Kenneth H.

Summary: A revised edition of the timeless business classic-updated to help today's readers succeed more quickly in a rapidly changing world. For decades, The One Minute Managerʼ has helped millions achieve more successful professional and personal lives. While the principles it lays out are timeless, our world has changed drastically since the book's publication. The exponential rise of technology,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2015

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Summary: The only way to remove sexual harassment from school and work is to get educated about the problem and learn ways to deal with it. This informative video explains different kinds of sexual harassment, defines the factors motivating harassers, and provides specific techniques for dealing with the problem. Viewers will see what steps to take if anyone harasses them or if they witness the...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: For years, companies have used temporary employees to keep costs low, but with jobless numbers rising amidst a recession, starting an employment agency is risky business. In this program, Meighen Nehme, founder of The Job Shoppe, a Windsor, Ontario-based temp agency, faces a challenging economy and crosstown competition. Her business plan and decisions are critiqued by Arlene Dickinson, CEO of...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Summary: In Canada, retailers lose more than a million dollars every day to employee theft. Enter the pre-employment honesty test. Using a case study of a woman denied employment on the basis of an honesty test as a springboard for discussion, this program provides an overview of this controversial screening device. Issues of question validity, test discrimination, and the proper use of psychometric...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2000

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Summary: A business model based on door-to-door selling made sense in the 1950s, but today's young adults love to shop-which means tough times for Avon. This case study examines forces that have seriously reduced the company's market share and the aggressive steps it has taken to boost its customer base and rebuild its image. Identifying pivotal socioeconomic factors among women under age 35-including a...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Summary: This program is devoted to the ways in which the demands of a diverse work force can best be met: how schools can help prepare students, how businesses can help build bridges, how all Americans can-and must-learn to value, respect, and benefit from diversity in society and in the workplace.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Summary: Millennials-the generation of young people coming of age in the early 21st century-have recently been much maligned. Are their critics right? Is this generation, which has grown up with revolutionary technology and entered adulthood in a time of recession, uniquely coddled, narcissistic, and lazy? Or have we let conventional wisdom blind us to their openness to change and innovation, and...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2014

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Summary: Warren Farrell protested alongside Gloria Steinem in support of women's rights and was even elected to the board of NOW-three times. But Farrell is also the author of Why Men Earn More: The Startling Truth Behind the Pay Gap-and What Women Can Do About It. In this brief ABC News segment, John Stossel considers the opposing views of Farrell and Martha Burk, chair of the NCWO and author of Cult...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Katcher, Bruce Leslie

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: AMACOM 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.302 KAT

Schwartz, Tony

Summary: Breakthrough program for a revolutionary new style of management.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.3 SWH

Adams, Scott

Summary: In a humorous look at the world of American business, the creator of "Dilbert" builds on the popular comic strip to profile the "Weasel Zone," a gray area between moral and unethical behavior.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 817.54 ADA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 818.54 ADA

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