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Leading Up: How to Lead Your Boss So You Both WinToday’s best leaders know how to lead up, a necessary strategy when a supervisor is micromanaging rather than macrothinking, when a division president offers clear directives but can’t see the future, or when investors demand instant gain but need long-term growth. Through vivid, compelling stories, Michael Useem reveals how upward leadership can transform incipient disaster into hard-won triumph. For example, U.S. Marine Corps General Peter Pace reconciled the conflicting priorities of six …

How to Run Your Business by THE BOOK: A Biblical Blueprint to Bless Your BusinessA revised Second Edition of the book that shows you how to use Bible-based leadership principles to improve business performance In How to Run Your Business by THE BOOK, famed leadership guru Dave Anderson reveals biblical lessons to help transform the people, culture, and results of your business. Not only will you master timeless business principles based on the world’s bestselling book, you’ll build a foundation for your business that leads to long-term success. It’s a refreshing return to co…

Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and WinThe #1 New York Times bestseller”An incredible book… you teach guys and gals about leadership and you’ve helped not only military guys but families.” ―Megyn Kelly”You show in the book how to motivate… thanks for writing the book Extreme Ownership.” ―Bill O’Reilly”[Jocko] is the co-author of an incredible new book – which I’ve been loving. Trust me. Buy it.” ―Tim Ferriss”This is a life-learning lesson for everyone… the book is awesome.” ―Sean HannitySent to the most violent battlefi…

The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You AreIn The Gifts of Imperfection, Brené Brown, a leading expert on shame, authenticity, and belonging, shares ten guideposts on the power of Wholehearted living—a way of engaging with the world from a place of worthiness. Each day we face a barrage of images and messages from society and the media telling us who, what, and how we should be. We are led to believe that if we could only look perfect and lead perfect lives, we’d no longer feel inadequate. So most of us perform, please, and perfect, a…

Leaders of Learning: How District, School, and Classroom Leaders Improve Student Achievement (Bringing the Professional Learning Community Process to Life)Finalist-Association of Educational Publishers 2012 Distinguished Achievement AwardFor many years, Dr. Richard DuFour and Dr. Robert J. Marzano have been cotravelers on the journey to help educators improve their schools. In their first book together, Dr. DuFour and Dr. Marzano have combined their passions to articulate how effective leaders foster continuous improvement at the district, school, and classroom levels. The book focuses on district leadership, principal leadership, and team leaders…

Drucker’s Lost Art of Management: Peter Drucker’s Timeless Vision for Building Effective Organizations (Business Books)For Drucker, management was a moral force, not merely a tool at the service of the amoral market . . . “Maciariello and Linkletter provide a very thoughtful and challenging journey in understanding Drucker’s profound insights into the meaning of management as a liberal art.” ―C. William Pollard, Chairman Emeritus, The ServiceMaster Company “Linkletter and Maciariello have done a masterful job in bringing into focus the connections between Drucker’s visions of management as a liberal art, of …

The Cat in the HatFor Drucker, management was a moral force, not merely a tool at the service of the amoral market . . . “Maciariello and Linkletter provide a very thoughtful and challenging journey in understanding Drucker’s profound insights into the meaning of management as a liberal art.” ―C. William Pollard, Chairman Emeritus, The ServiceMaster Company “Linkletter and Maciariello have done a masterful job in bringing into focus the connections between Drucker’s visions of management as a liberal art, of …

Lead Your Way To Riches Like Machiavelli: “The Secret to Being A Great Leader, Is Simply Knowing How To Lead.” The Machiavelli WayThe Easy Way To Become A Great Leader In Business, Family, and Life Each of these users and sometimes abusers of these techniques have one of two response regarding Machiavelli and his The End Justifies The Means approach. Many of these people deny using these techniques and say that they despise The Prince while using the techniques to underhandedly get what they one. Others use the techniques openly while saying that Machiavelli’s work is misunderstood and that he didn’t really mean that the e…

Leading Through Turbulence: How a Values-Based Culture Can Build Profits and Make the World a Better Place (Management & Leadership)Focus on PEOPLE and PROFITS will follow ”Alan and Harriet Lewis and Grand Circle Corporation demonstrate that emerging company owners are the true corporate heroes . . . the leading edge of a new approach to philanthropy and competitiveness.” —Michael E. Porter, Harvard Business School The travel industry has been one of the hardest hit by the recent recession. Yet Boston-based Grand Circle Corporation has been increasing profitability—and growing at a rate of nearly 20 percent per year…

Capturing New Markets: How Smart Companies Create Opportunities Others Don’t (Business Books)ARE YOU READY FOR THE FUTURE? New markets have powered the greatest business successes in history, from Standard Oil to Facebook. How can you discover and pursue new markets to make your business thrive? In Capturing New Markets, world-renowned business strategist Stephen Wunker argues that the first step is to stop applying traditional formulas of success and understand the unique dynamics in fast-changing new markets. He guides you through the process of creating counterintuitive strategies, …