Confidence Men ebook by Ron Suskind
Business , Economic , Non-Fiction / September 20, 2011

Ron Suskind -New York Times Bestselling author and Acclaimed Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist- releasing his newest book titled Confidence Men: Wall Street, Washington, and the Education of a President. Within it 528 pages, author discover Obama White House overwhelmed by the global financial crisis. Rooted in hundreds of hours of interviews with key members of the Obama administration, including the President himself, Suskind’s exposé offers an eyewitness account of the most momentous events in the history of global finance. Summary The hidden history of Wall Street and the White House comes down to a single, powerful, quintessentially American concept: confidence. Both centers of power, tapping brazen innovations over the past three decades, learned how to manufacture it. Until August 2007, when that confidence finally began to crumble. In this gripping and brilliantly reported book, Ron Suskind tells the story of what happened next, as Wall Street struggled to save itself while a man with little experience and soaring rhetoric emerged from obscurity to usher in “a new era of responsibility.” It is a story that follows the journey of Barack Obama, who rose as the country fell, and offers the first full portrait of his tumultuous presidency. Wall Street found that…

Wicked Success Is Inside Every Woman by Vickie L. Milazzo
Business , Non-Fiction , Self Improving / September 20, 2011

Title: Wicked Success Is Inside Every Woman Thick: 352 pages Author: Vickie L. Milazzo Publisher: Wiley Release date: September 21th 2011 Summary A bestselling guide for women to transform their professional and personal lives Millionaire entrepreneur Vickie Milazzo shares intimate secrets of her successes and setbacks on the road to building a thriving business. Embark on a journey of passionate exploration to learn how women can achieve their life and career goals. Milazzo reveals how the guiding principles of her own life and business can help women everywhere achieve their dreams. Whereas many other books targeted to women advise them to subvert their inherently feminine qualities in order to compete with men, Milazzo encourages women to use exactly those qualities—intuition, commitment, endurance, and renewal—to transform their lives. ⇒Vickie Milazzo singlehandedly pioneered the field of legal nurse consulting in 1982, and subsequently was named to Inc. magazine’s 2004 Top Ten Entrepreneur list and received a 2004 Mentor of the Year award at the Advanta Stevie Awards for Women Entrepreneurs, along with several other entrepreneurship and nursing community awards ⇒The follow-up book to the author’s Wall Street Journal Bestseller ebook 1st rating: 9/10 ★★★★★★★★★☆

The Ultimate Question 2.0 ebook by Fred Reichheld
Business , Non-Fiction / September 19, 2011

Title: The Ultimate Question 2.0 (Revised and Expanded Edition): How Net Promoter Companies Thrive in a Customer-Driven World Thick: 304 pages Author(s): Fred Reichheld, Rob Markey Publisher: Harvard Business Press Release date: September 20th 2011 Prices: $15.37 (Hardcover), $13.83 (ebook), $19.79 (Audiobook) Click here to buy The Ultimate Question 2.0 for best price. Summary In the first edition of this landmark book, business loyalty guru Fred Reichheld revealed the question most critical to your company’s future: “Would you recommend us to a friend?” By asking customers this question, you identify detractors, who sully your firm’s reputation and readily switch to competitors, and promoters, who generate good profits and true, sustainable growth. You also generate a vital metric: your Net Promoter Score. Since the book was first published, Net Promoter has transformed companies, across industries and sectors, constituting a game-changing system and ethos that rivals Six Sigma in its power. In this thoroughly updated and expanded edition, Reichheld, with Bain colleague Rob Markey, explains how practitioners have built Net Promoter into a full-fledged management system that drives extraordinary financial and competitive results. With his trademark clarity, Reichheld: • Defines the fundamental concept of Net Promoter, explaining its connection to your company’s…

StandOut by Marcus Buckingham
Business , Non-Fiction , Self Improving / September 13, 2011

Author Marcus Buckingham delivers the follow up book of Now, Discover Your Strengths. On Now, Discover Your Strengths, Mr. Buckingham help reader to discover their most positive talents. StandOut by Marcus Buckingham guide readers to apply those strengths most effectively in the workplace. Buckingham’s approach is practical, rather than theoretical: By identifying your two core strength roles, he puts readers on track to activate your talents as a leader, a manager, a salesperson, or any other role. Title: StandOut: The Groundbreaking New Strengths Assessment from the Leader of the Strengths Revolution Author: Marcus Buckingham Thick: 240 pages Publisher: Thomas Nelson Release date: September 13th 2011 Price: $9.99 (ebook), $12.64 (Hardcover) Click here to buy StandOut for best price. Summary StandOut introduces the next-generation strengths assessment from Marcus Buckingham, co-author of Now, Discover Your Strengths, the book that launched StrengthsFinder. The product of a massive data set and rigorous statistical testing, the StandOut assessment unveils your two key strength roles and shows you how find your edge and win at work. Where other assessments stop at description, StandOut takes the next step and provides practical advice on what to do to make the most of the strengths you have. Each of…

Break Your Own Rules ebook by Jill Flynn
Business , Non-Fiction , Self Improving / September 13, 2011

Break Your Own Rules: How to Change the Patterns of Thinking that Block Women’s Paths to Power by Jill Flynn, Kathryn Heath, Mary Davis Holt is a myth-busting, truth-telling, tradition-defying powerhouse of a book. The six new rules revealed by the authors proclaim a modern Magna Carta for women that could revolutionize our workplaces, our homes, and our communities. But this is not just a book for women. The more female leaders organizations have, the more successful they are. Men must also read this book if they want to create a workplace that welcomes and sustains more and more women in their top managerial ranks. Stop wasting half of the most valuable talent we have in today’s organizations. Buy this book and put it to use immediately. Title: Break Your Own Rules: How to Change the Patterns of Thinking that Block Women’s Paths to Power Author(s): Jill Flynn, Kathryn Heath, Mary Davis Holt Thick: 208 pages Release date: September 13th 2011 Prices: $14.27 (Hardcover), $12.87 (ebook) Buy Break Your Own Rules by Jill Flynn here for best price. Summary How women can make it to the top by adopting the new rules of leadership Women hold just 11 percent of…

The Two-Second Advantage ebook by Kevin Maney
Business , Non-Fiction , Psychology , Self Improving / September 6, 2011

Kevin Maney and Vivek Ranadive delivers an extremely knowledgeable and well written book. The Two-Second Advantage explores the science behind the ways our brain act as predictive machines, and how computers and businesses are being developed with the same predictive ability. Fueled with real-life examples of how the practice of the two-second advantage works, it 256 pages help readers processing information to make decisions. This book eloquently depicts the next big phase in business. Title: The Two-Second Advantage: How We Succeed by Anticipating the Future–Just Enough Publisher: Crown Publishing Group Release date: September 6th 2011 Prices: $14.55 (Hardcover), $12.99 (ebook) Summary What made Wayne Gretzky the greatest hockey player of all time wasn’t his speed on the ice or the uncanny accuracy of his shots, but rather his ability to predict where the puck was going to be an instant before it arrived. In other words, it was Gretzky’s brain that made him exceptional. Over the past fifteen years, scientists have found that what distinguishes the greatest musicians, athletes, and performers from the rest of us isn’t just their motor skills or athletic abilities—it is the ability to anticipate events before they happen. A great musician knows how notes will…