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Managing Transitions PDF Summary Managing Transitions PDF

Managing Transitions PDF Summary

6 min read ⌚ Making the Most of Change Whether you own a $100 startup or the largest Internet company in the world – one thing is fairly certain: things change. The key is to make the most of these changes. In “Managing Transitions” William Bridges explains how. Step by step. Who Should Read “Managing Transitions”? And […]

Want to Get Great at Something? Get a Coach PDF Summary Want to Get Great at Something? Get a Coach PDF

Want to Get Great at Something? Get a Coach PDF Summary

6 min read ⌚ Nothing new on the program today: once again, we talk about coaching and mentoring. Or, rather, the necessity of it. However, this time we’ll leave the subject where it’s most safe: in the hands of a surgeon, Atul Gawande. Unsurprisingly, he’s pretty precise and straightforward: Want to get great at something?” he […]

The New Financial Order PDF Summary

The New Financial Order PDF Summary

5 min read ⌚ Risk in the Twenty-First Century Over the course of thousands of years, people did everything in their power to minimize the risks. Consciously or unconsciously, we strive to create a better living space, in which we can then indulge in leisure activities. To do so, you have to take every potential financial […]

Death by Meeting PDF Summary Death by Meeting PDF

Death by Meeting PDF Summary

6 min read ⌚ A Leadership Fable… About Solving the Most Painful Problem in Business Ready for another business fable? Well, who isn’t? Especially if it is by Patrick Lencioni, one of the masters of the genre. In “Death by Meeting” he tries to find a solution to “the most painful problem in business”: Uninspiring, boring, time-wasting […]

Business-Dō PDF Summary – Hiroshi Mikitani Business-Dō PDF

Business-Dō PDF Summary – Hiroshi Mikitani

7 min read ⌚ The Way to Successful Leadership You can translate this book’s title – “Business-Dō” – into “The Dao of Business.” Its author? A billionaire. Need anything more? Who Should Read “Business-Dō”? And Why? If you want to be successful in your business, read this book. It offers 10 principles you’ll certainly want to follow. […]

The Leadership Challenge PDF Summary

The Leadership Challenge PDF Summary

5 min read ⌚ How to Make Extraordinary Things Happen in Organizations Every once in a while, leaders come across a dead-end situation, which instigates a change of policy. Being in such position forces them to learn and broaden their knowledge; a mentality that heralds intensity and vision. In brief, we focus on the five core […]

Reset PDF Summary – Ellen Pao Reset PDF

Reset PDF Summary – Ellen Pao

6 min read ⌚ My Fight for Inclusion and Lasting Change If you’re living in the States, you’ve probably heard many things about the Pao v. Kleiner Perkins 2015 case. Here’s your chance to hear it from the horse’s mouth: “Reset” is the work of none other but Ellen Pao herself. Who Should Read “Reset”? And […]

Leading Professionals PDF Summary

Leading Professionals PDF Summary

5 min read ⌚ Power, Politics, and Prima Donnas Power and politics are not like fire and water – they are like flames and charcoal. If you get into the water, you’ll get wet. What we are trying to say is – many people fail to recognize the signs which indicate a foreseeable reality. Leaders’ job […]

Top of Mind PDF Summary – John Hall Top of Mind PDF

Top of Mind PDF Summary – John Hall

6 min read ⌚ Use Content to Unleash Your Influence and Engage Those Who Matter to You Have some of your customers ever said to you: “I was just thinking of you”? John Hall says that it’s vital. Because being and staying “Top of Mind” with your customers is a prerequisite if you want to succeed in […]

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