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More than ever, organizations need dynamic strategic leaders who can think unconventionally beyond the boundaries of the ‚Äėcore business‚Äô and recognize nascent market signals in an era when organizations must look far afield to identify growth opportunities.
Drawing on Dr Kuhn‚Äôs ground-breaking research on strategic mindsets conducted at Columbia University, as well as his years of experience helping executives elevate their thinking and reinvent their businesses, Beyond the Mirage sheds light on the fundamental shifts in language, lens and mindset that are needed to cross the chasm from operational management to strategic leadership. Packed with dozens of real-world examples and uplifting leadership portraits, Beyond the Mirage offers generations of leaders a touchstone text that paints a compelling picture of what it means to think and lead strategically, and provides proven principals and tools for escaping the operational trap of today to create the growth of tomorrow.
Author: Jeffrey Kuhn
It enables you to get exposure in the public domain and can mean a seal of approval being given to your ideas by the masses. Developed from crowdsourcing ‚Äď where people get together to generate ideas and solve problems ‚Äď crowdfunding is an extension of this, only now the crowd add money (funding) to a project. It offers investment solutions to project needs in all sorts of fields, from apps to zoos.
This book provides unrivalled explanations and frameworks to help any entrepreneur or business to prepare and execute a successful crowdfunding campaign and raise the capital they need. It contains expert insights and advice from the major players in the sector, including the leading crowdfunding sites, on how success can be achieved.
Author: Chris Buckingham
50 ways to enhance your presence and impact at workAuthor:¬†Simon Tyler
The best leaders and managers create change. They are able to create a vision, communicate an idea and in particular encourage action from others. What is it about these leaders and managers which makes others want to follow, engage and to act?
20 great lists by 20 outstanding business thinkersEdited by:¬†David Woods 400 ideas, tips and advice from some of the most influential business thinkers from across the globe. As part of its 20th anniversary celebrations, the LID publishing group invited 20 of its thought-leading authors to contribute to this unique book ‚Äď a collection of 20 lists, with each list containing points of advice based on each author‚Äôs area of expertise.
9 principles and practices to create a wide-awake and productive workplaceAuthor:¬†Shelley Reciniello As the author says: ‚ÄúI have spent a lifetime studying the psychology of people and work, marvelling at how much trouble we can get into when we don‚Äôt understand ourselves and what makes other people tick.‚ÄĚ The Conscious Leader brings you the nine principles and practices needed to create a wide-awake and productive workplace.
Reputation is a strategic asset for all companies. Businesses with a good reputation are able to stand out, attracting the attention of investors and retaining the loyalty of customers and employees.‚ÄúReputation‚ÄĚ can be somewhat of a vague form, but this book provides measurement tools and models for rigorous management of a company‚Äôs reputation. Written by three leading practitioners and thinkers, this is a definitive and modern handbook to help companies and executives manage their corporate reputation and brand in today‚Äôs highly competitive
What can WWII teach us?
Is it possible to see Hitler as an efficient manager? What would today‚Äôs business schools have to say about Churchill‚Äôs management style? What was going though the minds of leaders when they took decisions that led to thousands of deaths? How did they manage the resultant stress? What strategies were adopted to win battles and campaigns?This book is a history of WWII seen from a completely different perspective ‚Äď that of the businessperson. During 1939-45, ‚Äúmanagers‚ÄĚ of a different kind were facing immense challenges ‚Äď an unprecedented crisis, struggle for world markets, new technologies being used on a mass scale. How they coped and succeeded during this period offers unique and valuable lessons for today‚Äôs business managers and executives. In doing so, the author analyses WWII‚Äôs most famous campaigns, including Barbarossa, Stalingrad, D-Day and Pearl Harbour. Author:¬†Ignacio Gonzalez-Posasa
Author:¬† Luis Gallardo
Lessons and inspiration for professional success.Authors: Juan Mateo
This original book provides the answers in the form of short and easy-to-read, illustrated stories. Each one tells the moral tale of an individual who encounters situations similar to any modern-day manager‚Äôs, and provides lessons and inspirations to help you develop your talent.