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Bat-Socks, Vegas & Conservative Investing: Second Edition By David Vick
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Bat-Socks, Vegas & Conservative Investing by author and financial planner Dave Vick, captures the essence of conservative investing with his colorful stories and impassioned insights into the... More > world of retirement planning. The book illuminates a conservative investment strategy called the ABC Model of Investing, which gives the average investor the ability to know with confidence how and what types of assets they need to accomplish their goals. With chapters like, "Santa & Six Wall Street Myths," the author makes the case that Wall Street is a broken, Greed is Good culture which functions solely for it's own benefit while leaving the conservative investor wondering where to go for advice.< Less
The Rise of HR: Wisdom from 73 Thought Leaders By Dave Ulrich, William A. Schiemann, GPHR, Libby Sartain, SPHR
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As the industry’s foremost voice for human resources certification, the HR Certification Institute has brought together the world’s leading HR experts to share insights on our profession... More > through this inaugural Institute-sponsored publication that is being distributed globally in an effort to advance the HR profession. Seventy-three human resources thought leaders from across the globe volunteered to contribute their expertise to this compilation of wisdom regarding the HR profession. Together, their contributions offer a comprehensive look into the critical issues transforming human resources—one of the fastest-growing professions in the workplace and one that is being influenced by many factors, including technological developments and globalization.< Less
The Butter Bean Solution to Financial Freedom By Tommy Scott
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A must have book for anyone who wants to have victory over debt. Written by an ordinary person - for ordinary working people. This ordinary person paid his house off before age 30 while working as a... More > manufacturing operator. Today, he teaches others how to live without debt.< Less
Find It, Get It, Keep It, Grow It By Jeffrey Magee
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IT! Find It, Get It, Keep It, Grow It. Much more than a, “book about selling”, IT takes you right to the hands-on, “how to” of sales. Get IT, and then roll up your sleeves... More > and start working, because this book is about impacting your bottom-line right now. IT is about Business , How to Find Business, How to Get Business, How to Keep Business, and ultimately, How to Grow Your Business!< Less
The Hidden Cleantech Revolution By John A. Moore, Toby Shute
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We can all agree that energy needs to be made better. But how can we achieve the greatest impact with the limited resources at hand? While many look to solar and wind to revolutionize our energy... More > economy, this focus ignores the other 99% of our primary energy supply, which is too vast to meaningfully offset in the near to medium-term. Any realistic solution requires getting more out of what we've got. Fortunately, there are low-cost, high-return technologies available today that can make our existing energy systems cleaner, safer, cheaper and more reliable. Given the scale of existing infrastructure, these technologies offer massive "bang for the buck". Many are hidden in plain sight and just need the right injection of capital or entrepreneurial leadership to unleash their potential. Join us as we survey the exciting opportunities in the emerging world of digital energy.< Less
WORK LIKE YOU OWN IT! 20 Ways to Go From Meeting to Exceeding Your Customers' Expectations By Bryan Williams
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This book is the result of a journey that began with my first day of work as a restaurant busboy. On my first day of work, my manager said to me, “Work in this restaurant like you own... More > it!” My manager challenged me to go beyond the basic expectations of my job title and dare to work with pride, passion and professionalism. I quickly understood that despite the leaders’ best efforts, at some point the line staff has to step up and work with a sense of ownership. All 20 chapters of this book will provide multiple perspectives on how to be the best service professional you can be. Each chapter ends with a powerful activity that is designed to help reinforce the key learning points. About the Author Dr. Bryan Williams is a service consultant, trainer, and author. His specialty areas include service excellence, employee engagement, and quality improvement. Learn more about Bryan and B.Williams Enterprise at www.bwenterprise.net .< Less
NEW DIRECTIONS: A Competitive Intelligence Tale By David J. Kalinowski, Gary D. Maag
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NEW DIRECTIONS: A Competitive Intelligence Tale by Gary D. Maag and David J. Kalinowski
Regenerative Enterprise By Gregory Landua, Ethan C. Roland
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Beyond green business, social entrepreneurship, and triple-bottom-line profits lies a new kind of venture: the Regenerative Enterprise. In the context of global ecological and cultural degradation,... More > creating financial capital profits alone is no longer acceptable. Regenerative Enterprise articulates the a new economic model and redefines the concepts of sustainability and regeneration. It then develops the theoretical and practical requirements for regenerative enterprises, entrepreneurs, and enterprise ecologies. The book concludes with three global imperatives and a clear set of principles that invite well-designed and effective action.< Less
@DrJanice By Dr. Janice Presser
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@DrJanice is immediately engaging, amusing and thought-provoking. Thirty of Dr. Janice Presser's most-read blog articles, accompanied by her tweets on the title topics, make this a guaranteed good... More > read for anyone who has ever worked anywhere! Dr. Presser is the co-founder and CEO of the The Gabriel Institute and architect of the technology that powers Teamability®, a completely new way to know how people will perform in teams.< Less
C.O.A.C.H.: The Final Act of Leading is Leaving By Kelley Freeman, Ph.D., Rick Jernigan, Ph.D.
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Players (and employees) flourish—and teams win more games—the more self-sufficient they become. Not dependent on others to tell them where to run. Not waiting for someone else to... More > motivate them to try harder. Not unaware of themselves and their situation. That’s where coaches come in.< Less
Financial Strategy for Higher Education: A Field Guide for Presidents, CFOs, and Boards of Trustees By Michael K. Townsley, PhD
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Economic forces continue to reshape higher education, and the leaders of colleges and universities are not getting the guidance they need to achieve their financial goals. Michael K. Townsley, PhD, a... More > seasoned higher education executive, shares proven principles, strategies, and techniques to manage the increasing pace of change in higher education in this field guide. Based on case studies, his own experiences, and insights from other experts, he provides strategic guidance on how to: effectively manage finances, allocate financial resources, design sophisticated budget forecasts, set tuition rates in competitive markets, control operational costs, and run online programs. With clearly ordered lists, logically sequenced plans for action, and cogently presented summaries, Financial Strategy for Higher Education offers a vital reference for anyone who managing the financial condition of colleges and universities during financial stress.< Less
The Legend of Kondoo: Leadership Principles of the Kiongozi By Daon McLarin Johnson
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The Legend of Kondoo: Leadership Principles of the Kiongozi is a Leadership Fable about a lion cub mistakenly adopted by a well-intentioned herd of sheep. In Kondoo's quest for identity, the young... More > lion must make the difficult decision to remain within the safe, comfortable confines of his "wooly" existence or launch into the jungle of authentic leadership.< Less
Leading Leaders By Mickey Addison
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"Leading Leaders" is straightforward advice for leaders at all levels on how to be successful. Developed over a 26 year military career and a lifetime of leading, Colonel Mickey Addison... More > lays out the foundation for character-based leadership. Illustrated through personal stories and anecdotes, Leading Leaders is a must read for anyone who wants to improve their productivity and their character.< Less
Brewery Operations Manual By Tom Hennessy
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Learn how to open & run a successful brewery. This Brewery Operations Manual is a complete "to do" list that will guide you through the maze of events necessary to open your own brewery... More > without spending the family fortune. This is real nuts and bolts stuff. Within the three steps you'll learn how to: *Save money so less is needed *Pick the type of locations that will save you time and money *Piece together a brewery for a fraction of the cost of a turn-key system *Follow an easy bookkeeping system to track your business in real time *Utilize a kick-ass business system to run your brewery Tom Hennessy is the owner of Colorado Boy Pub & Brewery. It is his sixth brewery over the past 18 years. He is the creator of Frankenbrew, a cult classic 1995 video on how to build inexpensive breweries. This book is the result of years teaching many students how to open their own breweries.< Less
More Gross Profit By Bob Oros
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These principles were uncovered the old fashioned way: Hard work. Personal interviews with 507 professional buyers and 3,759 company owners were conducted to uncover the REASONS WHY they bought from... More > certain sales people, or what they did to get a sales person to lower their prices. The information was then tested online by 4,838 new and veteran sales people from all 50 states and six continents to prove these findings would produce results.< Less
BRAVE NEW MATH: Information, Globalization, and New Economic Thinking in the 21st Century By Peter Marber
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Amid globalization, traditional economic measures like Gross Domestic Product, unemployment, and stock markets leave us with a distorted worldview - and a shaky foundation for policy decisions. In... More > the Information Age, aren’t there better indicators to manage our country’s well-being? In Brave New Math, a follow-up to his thought-provoking 2012 article in the World Policy Journal, Peter Marber attacks conventional wisdom and recommends new metrics and policies to promote broader prosperity in the 21st century.< Less
The Protection Book. A Guide to Asset Protection By E. J. Lashlee
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The Protection Book describes steps to: *Create a Superior "Private Will" that supersedes typical Wills. *Get Discretionary Benefits and Spendthrift Protection *Protect yourself from the... More > legal and financial ravages of Disability *Provide for Personal Care, Children and Guardianship *Manage & protect assets regarding disability *Keep finances and beneficiaries private. Eliminate publicity *Eliminate probate, attorneys fees, disputes, & court costs *Minimize lawsuit concerns and insurance claims *Eliminate the need for a court appointed Guardianship *Minimize Family Conflicts and disputes with friends *Minimize Support expense & Medical expense *Minimize Education Expense *Manage, defer, reduce, transfer, or eliminate Taxes *Distinguish the hype from Professional Trust Experts *Understand documents Sample documents are provided; all of the legal forms, finance checklists, including many typical examples.< Less
UnCommoditized: Uncommon Ideas for Commoditized Markets By Saikat Dey, Gerrit Reepmeyer
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Commodity industries, such as oil and gas, chemicals, metals and mining, and many others, can be described as follows: You have to invest several billions of dollars into your facilities, your market... More > grows slowly and in line with the gross domestic product at best, you can barely differentiate your product, and your sales price and cost structure are highly cyclical. Does this environment sound attractive to you? Managers find these markets frustrating, investors find them difficult, and business school graduates find them boring. Yet, there are several companies that consistently outperform others and create billions of dollars in shareholder value, such as ExxonMobil, Methanex, Cargill, or Koch Industries. How are these companies doing it? This book provides answers with basic micro-economic concepts and real-world case examples. Many of the explanations appear counter-intuitive to commonly applied industry practices, thereby providing for “uncommon ideas in commoditized markets.”< Less
A Simple Path By GamePlan Financial Marketing, LLC
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Looking for a simple path to start your retirement planning strategies? This book contains five straightforward concepts that can help you plan for retirement. It can also help you find ways to... More > protect your retirement nest egg against potential retirement challenges like market fluctuations, inflation, and income taxes. This short book is packed full of exciting concepts, tips, and questions to help you get started down the path to the retirement you’ve always wanted.< Less
Business Model Validation: What Makes Business Models Work? By David Wanetick
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Over twenty years of high-level analytical experience—including hundreds of CEO interviews—are unleashed on the pages of Business Model Validation. Hundreds of valuable... More > insights—regarding industries as diverse as textbook publishers to online pornography purveyors and from cement producers to death care operators—were selected to enable readers to maximize their returns-on-investment. David Wanetick reveals his groundbreaking analysis into emerging business models such as those of on-demand taxis, home sharing, Bitcoin, music streaming, drones, crowdfunding, marijuana dispensaries, electronic cigarettes, flash sales operators, freemium businesses, electric vehicles, massive open online course operators (MOOCs), cloud storage and 3-D printers.< Less
Winning Customer Centricity: Putting Customers at the Heart of Your Business—One Day at a Time By Denyse Drummond-Dunn
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Customer centricity isn’t just a goal or buzzword; it’s a make-or-break necessity for succeeding in business today. In fifty short chapters (one for each week of the year), this book... More > accompanies you on your journey to increased customer centricity. Its unique approach enables you to strategically turn your organisation into a customer-focused powerhouse, from the inside out. Winning Customer Centricity will show you how to: Integrate customers into your company’s very DNA, from strategy to infrastructure Choose and connect with the right customers and build long-term relationships Reinvent your brand to ignite and maintain customer demand and loyalty ….. and a whole lot more. Whether you’re starting a new company, seeking to turn around one that’s underperforming, or working to build upon a solid foundation, Winning Customer Centricity will help you to put your customers where they belong—at the very heart of your business!< Less
Referral Mastery Dialogue Handbook - The Perfect Tool To Master Your Referral Dialogues By Joe Stumpf, Dan Paris
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Referral Mastery Dialogue Handbook - The Perfect Tool to Master Your Referral Diaglogues
Medical Device Innovation Handbook By William Durfee, Paul Iaizzo
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A short handbook for the medical device innovator who wishes to understand the innovation process for new medical devices.
10 Lead Generation & Marketing Strategies That Every Small Business Owner Needs to Know! By Cynthia Samuels
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Uncover hidden opportunities and small business profit potential through simple and proven business building strategies. The strategies outlined in this book have helped small business owners and... More > sales professional with the same result - established proven sales and marketing strategies that drive more leads, more customers and more business profits.< Less
Moments of Impact By Tom Wilson
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Moments of Impact is the true story of Tom Wilson, the sole survivor of a plane crash that killed seven others. Badly burned and alone on a mountainous uninhabited island in British Columbia on a... More > cold November day, Tom had the fight of his life on his hands. Join Tom on this journey as he shares his story of survival, spirituality, and the search for meaning in the face of disaster, and his newfound quest to make the world a safer place. This book is a must read for anyone interested in safety and behavior change.< Less