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Harts, Minda

Summary: "A guide for girls of color looking to find their voice and claim space as they prepare for high school, college, and their careers"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 305.235 HAR

Herman, Todd

Summary: Shows how to tap into the human imagination to unleash new versions of ourselves. Presents stories from salespeople, executives, entertainers, athletes, entrepreneurs, creatives, and historical figures to illustrate how to unleash the Heroic Self already nested in each of us.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Business, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 650.1 HER

Gaines, Chip

Summary: Call it a network, a community, a home team. It might be your family, your neighbors, the people you work with. But you need to be intentional about choosing the people in it. Gaines has been building that kind of network his whole life, and he can tell you it doesn't come easy. Here he shares hard-won lessons and personal stories, coaching readers on how to build a network that will make their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson 2021

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Goldsmith, Marshall.

Summary: In his powerful new book, bestselling author and world-renowned executive coach Marshall Goldsmith examines the environmental and psychological triggers that can derail us at work and in life. He details the six "engaging questions" that can help us take responsibility for our efforts to improve and help us recognize when we fall short.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 158 GOL

Huang, Laura

Summary: "Laura Huang, a preeminent Harvard Business School professor, shows that success is about gaining an edge: that elusive quality that gives you an upper hand and attracts attention and support. Some people seem to naturally have it. Now, Huang teaches the rest of us how to create our own from the challenges and biases we think hold us back, and turning them to work in our favor"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio / Penguin 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.1 HUA

Siu, Eric

Summary: "Learn personal power-ups from a leading entrepreneur and eSports player that will help you focus on your passion and win at life--and at business!"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Page Two Books 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 SIU

Plumeri, Joe.

Summary: Everyone imagines top CEOs as larger-than-life figures who do things no one else could. But deep down, a good business leader is an everyman who combines vision and high energy with the ability to connect with and learn from all types of people. In The Power of Being Yourself, renowned business leader Joe Plumeri offers simple yet profound guidance on how to stay positive, motivate yourself and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Da Capo Lifelong, A Member of the Perseus Books Group 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158 PLU

Christensen, Clayton M.

Summary: "The bestselling classic on disruptive innovation by renowned author Clayton M. Christensen. His work is cited by the world's best-known thought leaders, from Steve Jobs to Malcolm Gladwell. In this classic bestseller-now updated with a fresh new package-innovation expert Clayton Christensen shows how even the most outstanding companies can do everything right-yet still lose market leadership....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard Business Review Press 2013

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 658 CHR

Kelly, Scott

Summary: "Using ten life-changing moments from his path to space, Astronaut Scott Kelly shares his advice for mastering fear and failure, and turning our daily struggles into rocket fuel for success"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2022

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 629.45 KEL

Bahcall, Safi

Summary: "'Loonshots is a brilliant and wonderfully entertaining book, an unstoppable read, full of surprises and rich with insight into how people create and nurture things that change the world. It's also an important book. Bahcall, a physicist and biotech entrepreneur, is unfolding the secrets behind successes everywhere.' --Richard Preston, author of The Hot Zone and The Wild Trees What do James...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

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Acuff, Jonathan

Summary: Overthinking isn't a personality trait. It's the sneakiest form of fear. It steals time, creativity, and goals. It's the most expensive, least productive thing companies invest in without even knowing it. Jon Acuff offers a proven plan to change overthinking from a super problem into a superpower.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Spencer, Scott

Summary: Meeting at a vast Hudson River estate, two couples become estranged by unexpected successes and reactions that shape the lives of diverse friends and family members over the course of two decades.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Spencer 2017

Tillman, Nancy

Summary: An illustrated, rhyming celebration of everyday accomplishments and milestone events, from the viewpoint of an adult who always believed the child would succeed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE TIL

Ferriss, Timothy

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "When facing life's questions, who do you turn to for advice? We all need mentors, particularly when the odds seem stacked against us. To find his own...author Tim Ferriss tracked down more than 100 eclectic experts to help him, and you, navigate life. Through short, action-packed profiles, he shares their secrets for success, happiness, meaning, and more."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

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Antill, Sara.

Summary: Explains what grit is, why it is important, and names a few important people who achieved their goals because they had grit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.9 ANT

Cook, Julia

Summary: When "One of a Kind" is laughed at by Purple One and called a name by Green One, is the Tease Monster to blame? This tale teaches readers the difference between friendly teasing and mean teasing, and why some teasing can have a negative bite if it's meant to be hurtful and cause embarrassment.--Publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Boys Town Press 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC COO

McGillivray, Dave

Summary: "Finish Strong: Seven Marathons on Seven Continents in Seven Days is the inspiring true story of Dave McGillivray's epic marathon experience! In 2018, McGillivray formed a team called "Hold the Plane" to enter the World Marathon Challenge. The first stop was a desert. And not the kind of desert that has lots of sand and cacti. No, the first marathon took place in Antarctica! From there, Team...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nomad Press, a division of Nomad Communications 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 MCG

Neustadt, Romi

Summary: Romi Neustadt is passionate about helping others build lucrative direct sales and network marketing businesses that help create lives with more freedom and flexibility, greater purpose and a lot more fun. In this book she offers you the same direct, no-BS coaching she's given to tens of thousands to help you acquire the skills to build this sucker and teach your team to do the same. And,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: LiveFullOut Media 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.8 NEU

Antill, Sara.

Summary: Explains why optimism is important and offers examples of optimistic people who went on to achieve great things.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 149.5 ANT

McArdle, Megan.

Summary: "For readers of Drive, Outliers, and Daring Greatly, a counterintuitive, paradigm-shifting new take on what makes people and companies succeed Most new products fail. So do most small businesses. And most of us, if we are honest, have experienced a major setback in our personal or professional lives. So what determines who will bounce back and follow up with a home run? If you want to succeed...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.1 MCA

Sincero, Jen

Summary: "A guide to ensure The New You is unshakeable. For anyone who has ever had trouble staying motivated while trailblazing towards badassery, [this book] is the companion to keep you fresh, focused, mighty, and driven. In one hundred exercises, reflections, and cues that you can use to immediately realign your mind and keep your resolve unwavering, this guide will show you how to turn the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 SIN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 158.1 SIN

Jaffe, Sarah W.

Summary: When privileged parents say that they "want what's best" for their child, they don't consciously add "and not for other children." Yet the practical effect of parents with privilege relentlessly pursuing their own child's interests is that other children are left behind. Author Sarah W. Jaffe interviewed dozens of parents who are resisting the cultural pressures to seek "the best" for only...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Parenting Press 2022

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Matthews, Dona J. (Dona Joyce)

Summary: An essential guide for parents and educators, offering practical suggestions and strategies for raising smart, well-balanced, happily productive children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anansi 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649 MAT
1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 649 MAT

O'Reilly, Charles A.

Summary: "Fully revised, this second edition offers a proven strategy for using ambidexterity to build incremental growth for mature organizations, and the flexibility to adapt in fast-changing environments. Why do successful firms find it so difficult to adapt in the face of change - to innovate? In the past ten years, the importance of this question has increased as more industries and firms confront...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stanford Business Books, an imprint of Stanford University Press 2021

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 O'RE

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