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The Premonition: A Pandemic Story
Sooley
Killing the Mob
The Paris Library
The Newcomer
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A Conspiracy of Bones
A Gambling Man
Ocean Prey
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Leadership Today

Leadership Today

Guidelines for Today's Effective Leaders
by Stavros Baroutas
  • Release Date : 2011-09
  • Genre: Business & Economics

Book Review Leadership Today is a useful, informative, profound and insightful book that clarifies and sums up various definitions and features of the personality of a true leader. It is of no secret that many people these days clamor for a competent leader. However, it is the author's contention that in order to obtain such dream to manifest into reality, the public must first be able to identify the categories of an efficient leader. Stavros Baroutas brilliantly enumerates certain qualities that separate ...

Manufacturing and Service Enterprise with Risks

Manufacturing and Service Enterprise with Risks

A Stochastic Management Approach
by Masayuki Matsui
  • Release Date : 2008-10-09
  • Genre: Business & Economics

Book Review The subject for this book is my life work on the enterprise modeling and integration by a stochastic/queuing form, and the book plan was conceived before my stay in the USA in 1996–97 as a visiting scholar. The rst title was “Stochastic Management and Design of Manufacturing Systems.” The rst version was attempted in 2001; however, this version was inappropriate and was not revised till now. It is 40 years since I attempted a stochastic approach to manufacturing and management due to the l...

Doing the Right Thing

Doing the Right Thing

The Importance of Wellbeing in the Workplace
by Theo Theobald
  • Release Date : 2011-11-18
  • Genre: Business & Economics

Book Review Are you fit for work? Is your team? Employee wellbeing is the most important issue for today's managers. Ignore it and you'll add cost to the bottom line and stress to your life. Get it right and you will discover the plain truth that happy workers are productive workers. By combining cutting edge research with the down-to-earth reality of business life, Doing the Right Thing provides answers to stressful situations and sound strategies for a more harmonious workplace. The advice is practical, o...

The Character of Leadership
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

The Character of Leadership

Nine Qualities that Define Great Leaders
by Jeff Iorg
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Business & Economics

Book Review How God constantly shapes leaders throughout their adult lives is the major theme in The Character of Leadership, focusing on nine distinct character qualities that must always be kept in check....

Instant Leadership
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Instant Leadership


by Paul Birch
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Business & Economics

Book Review This lively inspirational guide will help anyone improve his or her skills in leadership. With advice on all aspects of managerial leadership, the book has as its core a series of over 70 exercises that individuals can use to hone leaderships skills - quickly! Each exercise focuses on developing a particular essential skill whether involving: motivating others, developing a business plan, using stress as a positive tool, improving meetings and organizational systems, target settingEach exercise ...

Delegating Effectively

Delegating Effectively

A Leader's Guide to Getting Things Done
by Clemson Turregano
  • Release Date : 2013-07-22
  • Genre: Business & Economics

Book Review In today's organizations, leaders are neither able nor expected to do everything themselves. The consequences of trying to do so can be dire. That's why the ability to delegate effectively- to assign new projects and responsibilities to individuals or a team and providing the authority, resources, directions, and support needed to achieve the expected results-is an essential leadership skill.This guidebook outlines the benefits of effective delegation and the fears and concerns that can prevent ...

Leading with Purpose

Leading with Purpose

The New Corporate Realities
by Richard R. Ellsworth
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Business & Economics

Book Review An exploration of corporate purpose - a company's expressed overriding reason for existing - and its effect upon strategy, executive leadership, employees, and ultimately, on competitive performance. It argues that the path to financial success lies in a customer-focused corporate purpose....

Championing Women Leaders

Championing Women Leaders

Beyond Sponsorship
by Shaheena Janjuha-Jivraj
  • Release Date : 2016-02-03
  • Genre: Business & Economics

Book Review Championship is the key differentiator between women who achieve leadership roles and those who don't. This book examines the reasons why championing works and why it is so important for female executive development in particular, and provides a user-friendly guide to develop workplace champions for female leaders in any organization...

The Connected Leader

The Connected Leader

Creating Agile Organizations for People, Performance and Profit
by Emmanuel Gobillot
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Business & Economics

Book Review Traditional organizational boundaries limit our ability to deliver results. The Connected Leader argues that many of the old leadership recipes are outdated and don't take into account changes in the work environment and informal social networks within the organization. Taking a new approach to leadership theory, the author (a senior director at Hay Group) argues that modern leaders engage with employees and improve performance by building on trust, giving meaning to workplace relationships and ...

Influencing Like Jesus
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

Influencing Like Jesus

15 Biblical Principles of Persuasion
by Michael Zigarelli
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Religion

Book Review Shows how to wield influence by using biblical principles based on a selfless position to enrich another person's life by following Christ's servant-leader example....