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Maitland, Iain

Summary: The ability to write a successful business plan is crucial to anyone who wants to advance their career. Written by Iain Maitland, a leading expert on appraisals as both a coach and a practitioner, this book quickly teaches you the insider secrets you need to know to in order to write and receive support for a business plan. The highly motivational 'in a week' structure of the book provides...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John Murray Learning 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Divine, Mark.

Summary: Ex-Navy Commander Mark Divine reveals exercises, meditations, and focusing techniques to train the mind for mental toughness, emotional resilience, and uncanny intuition.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 658.5 DIV

Welch, Jack

Summary: The founders of the Jack Welch Management Institute, a fully accredited online MBA program, present a guide to overcoming modern business challenges, with recommendations for creating effective strategies, leading others, and building a thriving career.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Business, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

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Capron, Laurence.

Summary: How should you grow your organization? It is one of the most challenging questions an executive team faces and the wrong answer can break your firm. The problem is most firms' growth strategies emphasize just one type of growth but firms falling into this implementation trap usually end up losing out to a competitor whose approach is more inclusive. Drawing on decades of research and teaching,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard Business Review Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

McAdams, David.

Summary: A business professor at Duke University shows professionals how to become empowered "game-changers" that use circumstances to their best advantage through applying six different techniques to solve a variety of strategic challenges.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W W Norton & Co Inc 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 MCA

Olsen, Erica.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley Pub. 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.4012 OLS

Osterwalder, Alexander.

Summary: Offers tools and techniques to systematically understand, design, and implement new business models and renovate and rework old models.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 658.4 OST

Summary: To stay ahead of the curve, a company needs to build trust among external stakeholders, adapt to a wide range of environments, and partner with those who can help make it happen. This CNBC program explores strategies based on those criteria. It shows how Boeing's global partners have contributed to building the 787 Dreamliner, how Cisco is helping companies find real-time synergy from remote...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Warrillow, John

Summary: "How smart companies can use subscriptions to win customers, increase cash flow, and ignite growth What do Zipcar, Netflix, and WhatsApp have in common? They are pioneers of the new subscription economy in which people pay automatically for much more than publications. John Warrillow, the acclaimed author of Built to Sell, offers a blueprint for winning subscribers for any kind of business....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Living life without a goal is like taking a trip without selecting a destination. This program explains the difference between goals and dreams; distinguishes between short- and long-term goals as well as personal, physical, financial, academic, and career goals; and offers strategies for achieving them. The importance of putting goals in writing, setting a timetable, staying focused, and being...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: Filled with straightforward guidance and practical knowledge, this program empowers young adults to get their financial lives on track and "give purpose to every penny." Hosted by actor Donald Faison (Clueless and TV's Scrubs), the video raises fiscal awareness and builds financial skills in a wide variety of areas-from banking and credit to investing, budgeting, insurance, and self-employment....

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Collins, James C. (James Charles)

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 658 COL

Eggers, William D.

Summary: "Welcome to the "Solution Economy" We're at a critical juncture in our global economy, with the siloed ways of the past (public vs. private) quickly fading. Instead, we are witnessing a step change in how society deals with its own problems-in which government acts as just one player among many, and entrepreneurship and innovation range freely across all sectors. Deloitte's William Eggers and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 361 EGG

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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Summary: Smart athletes put their trust in their coaches. So what do smart coaches do to earn that trust? This program offers detailed suggestions, examining the physical and mental areas of a player's development in which a successful coach operates. Using interviews with professional coaches, training experts, and student athletes, the film explores various aspects of the coach's responsibilities....

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Summary: With advances in technology and medicine have come specific strategies for boosting sports performance-and no one is more qualified to explain those methods than professional athletes and their coaches. This program visits the training facilities of eight sports figures from around the world to highlight their expertise and personal experiences in improving performance. Viewers learn about...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Summary: The ultimate goal of any aspiring athlete is to execute skills with form and efficiency. This program helps cultivate an awareness of how skills are developed and conditioned at an elite level. Drawing a distinction between skills and abilities, the video explores types of skills, the three stages of skill acquisition, and the importance of accepting that all athletes have different learning...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Govindarajan, Vijay.

Summary: A business parable follows the efforts of a group of animals who endeavor to save their troubled farm through teamwork and innovation, in a work that offers eight strategies for directing innovation initiatives to success.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 GOV

Morrell, Margot.

Summary: Lessons in being an effective leader in any field or activity, based on the leadership principles used by Sir Ernest Shackleton from 1914-1916 to preserve himself and the lives of his crew as they were stranded on an Arctic ice flow.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Welch, Jack

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLargePrint 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 658.409 WEL

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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Summary: Every goal, every touchdown, every home run is the product of years of arduous training-and, in most cases, a scientific strategy that melds the power of body and mind. This program explores the methods that help athletes become the competitors they long to be. In addition to weight training concepts, viewers learn the basics of a warm-up/cool-down system, focusing on decreasing the chance of...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

View online at AVOD

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