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“Books Of The Week” Series – (Week 1, 2019)

Being able to draw from a diverse pool of readings enables us to seamlessly adjust our thinking, not only across verticals but across a wide range of business objectives for each of our needs. We believe in interdisciplinary thinking approach. Interdisciplinary learning is a demanding commitment. We strongly believe there are sufficient gains to justify investing your time in reading interdisciplinary books. The rewards will be worthwhile. Interdisciplinary Thinking and Four Cognitive Abilities: Perspective-Taking Techniques: This refers to the capacity to understand […]

Creativity at work

Creativity at work

With the latest theories on the psychology of thinking, Ros Taylor sets out the pre requisites needed for creativity to flourish. She explores: how different organizational cultures can inspire and motivate; increasing confidence by understanding one’s own creative style; how assessing the risks involved in any new idea or venture can ensure effective decision making; using social media to collaborate and share ideas with others, adding another dimension to the creative process. With questionnaires, case studies from some of the […]

Leadership Step by Step: Become the Person Others Follow

Leadership Step by Step: Become the Person Others Follow

Leadership literature is full of principles and ideas–but they rarely leave the page. Practice is what turns abstract concepts into useful skills. Leadership Step by Step walks readers through what to do and how to do it in an integrated and comprehensive progression of exercises designed to cultivate key abilities, behaviors, and beliefs through experience. The 22 exercises in this hands-on book help you accomplish the inner work and gain the social skills required for great leadership. Each chapter opens […]

What are your blind spots?

What are your blind spots?

Uncover your blind spots and reset your leadership approach for long-lasting success in any business Far too many business leaders today are using outdated practices to engage and motivate their people―and they’re failing miserably. Truly resilient, thriving organizations are those that are purpose driven and focus on more than pure profits. Purpose, or an underlying company philosophy, not only drives strategic change, but also encourages customer loyalty and employee engagement. In order to succeed, leaders must be willing to […]

Writing “right” is so important! (read on to find out why)

Writing “right” is so important! (read on to find out why)

Are you sending perspective clients the right message? You may think that you’re explaining who your company is, and what they do. But it’s easy to create a disconnect. There’s such a thing as a knowledge gap. You know more about your given industry than your customers. When you fail to explain your core message in a way that registers with your audience (see the confused mindset below), you’re doing your audience a disservice. The style with which you talk […]

Principles, Life and Work

Principles, Life and Work

Ray Dalio, one of the world’s most successful investors and entrepreneurs, shares the unconventional principles that he’s developed, refined, and used over the past 40 years to create unique results in both life and business – and which any person or organization can adopt to help achieve their goals. In 1975, Ray Dalio founded an investment firm, Bridgewater Associates, out of his two-bedroom apartment in New York City. Forty years later, Bridgewater has made more money for its clients than […]

Make your bed!

Make your bed!

What they say about this incredible book: The inspiring #1 New York Times bestseller that “should be read by every leader in America.” (Wall Street Journal) “Powerful.” –USA Today “Full of captivating personal anecdotes from inside the national security vault.” –Washington Post “Superb, smart, and succinct.” –Forbes BASED ON THE INCREDIBLE GRADUATION SPEECH WITH OVER 14 MILLION VIEWS ON YOUTUBE If you want to change the world, start off by making your bed. On May 17, 2014, Admiral William H […]

The Motivation Manifesto

The Motivation Manifesto

The Motivation Manifesto is a pulsing, articulate, ferocious call to claim our personal power. World-renowned high performance trainer Brendon Burchard reveals that the main motive of humankind is the pursuit of greater Personal Freedom. We desire the grand liberties of choice – time freedom, emotional freedom, social freedom, financial freedom, spiritual freedom. Only two enemies stand in our way: an external enemy, defined as the social oppression of who we are by the mediocre masses, and an internal enemy, a […]

Bad Blood – Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

Bad Blood – Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

A national best seller “Chilling… Reads like a West Coast version of All the President’s Men.” (The New York Times Book Review) The full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of Theranos, the multibillion-dollar biotech startup, by the prize-winning journalist who first broke the story and pursued it to the end, despite pressure from its charismatic CEO and threats by her lawyers.  In 2014, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes […]

High Performance Habits- How Extraordinary People Become That Way

High Performance Habits- How Extraordinary People Become That Way

These six habits will make you extraordinary. After extensive original research and a decade as the world’s highest-paid performance coach, Brendon Burchard finally reveals the most effective habits for reaching long-term success. Based on one of the largest surveys ever conducted on high performers, it turns out that just six habits move the needle the most in helping you succeed. Adopt these six habits and you win. Neglect them and life is a never-ending struggle. We all want to be […]

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