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May 23, 2013

New Tools to Inspire, Encourage, and Develop the Next Generation of Leaders

Students today are flocking to leadership classes in big numbers. This trend, first reported in The Chronicle of Higher Education, highlights not only the “remarkable” rate at which leadership studies and programs have sprung up on college campuses across the country, it highlights the need for timely, relevant and respected educational resources to inspire, encourage, and develop the next generation of leaders. 

May 22, 2013

Practice Perfect: 42 Rules for Getting Better at Getting Better

If we really want to be great, we must first obsess about practice. Practice Perfect offers principles to make us better in virtually every performance of our lives. Filled with engaging anecdotes, research, strategic advice and tips, it also includes scrimmages, drills, and practices of all sorts.

May 15, 2013

Sustainability Guru Eric Lowitt Says “Green is a Fad Diet”

Leaders Need to Recognize 'Green' and 'Sustainability' Are Not Interchangeable Terms

May 15, 2013

The ‘I’ of Leadership: Strategies for Seeing, Being and Doing

London Business School Announces Launch of New Book on Leadership by Organizational Behaviour Professor Nigel Nicholson

May 14, 2013

The Clarity Principle

In his groundbreaking “strategy-meets-leadership" book author Chatham Sullivan reveals the unacknowledged struggle many leaders face when confronting the tough strategic decisions that answer the questions: Who are we and what business are we in?

May 13, 2013

A Simple Structure for a Complex Subject: Leadership

The Work of Leaders: How Vision, Alignment, and Execution Will Change the Way You Lead

May 13, 2013

The Birkman Method: Your Personality at Work

The first in-depth book on the personality assessment used by millions of people worldwide, revealing the underlying needs that drive and inspire you. 

May 10, 2013

Do Good Well: Your Guide to Leadership, Action, and Social Innovation

Written by internationally recognized and award-winning young leaders, this is a fresh, witty, and practical leadership guide for young people who want to discover the causes that ignite their passion and engage in concrete activities that can result in broad social innovation and lasting change.

May 10, 2013

Stop the School Bus: Getting Education Reform Back on Track

Stop the School Bus shows how to put education reform back on track.

May 07, 2013

Flat Army: Creating a Connected and Engaged Organization

Traditional management practices aren’t working and employees are becoming more and more disengaged. Something has to change. It starts with leadership. In his new book Flat Army: Creating a Connected and Engaged Organization, Dan Pontefract shows leaders how to break out of traditional roles to truly drive engagement and results.

April 30, 2013

THE REALITY-BASED RULES OF THE WORKPLACE

Wakeman delivers a tough reality-check: you are the source of your own misery, and only you have the power to end it. Grounded in the principles of psychology and her experiences as a mental health counselor, Wakeman argues that a person’s unhappiness at work has nothing to do with their circumstances. Rather, it’s a direct result of the drama they create in reaction to those circumstances.

April 17, 2013

China’s Global Success Story: New book reveals Haier’s unique innovation, strategy and leadership

A compelling profile of an emerging Chinese competitor

April 16, 2013

THE BIG BOOK OF PARENTING SOLUTIONS: 101 Answers to Your Everyday Challenges and Wildest Worries

Parenting problems? Don’t turn to the latest (unreliable and unproven) trend. Michele Borba’s new resource book is filled with time-tested, research-backed solutions to the toughest dilemmas from all ages and stages…and is the foundation for what the author calls “Results-Driven Parenting.”

April 16, 2013

The Athena Doctrine

 

“The world would be a better place if men thought more like women.”

 

That’s how the majority responded when 64,000 people in 13 countries

 

were surveyed about how to fix today’s global problems.

 

April 11, 2013

Getting Innovation Right

How Leaders Leverage Inflection Points to Drive Success

April 11, 2013

The Manager and the Monk: A Discourse on Prayer, Profit, and Principles

An exploration of spirituality, values, and sustainability in business

April 10, 2013

Zig Zag: The Surprising Path to Greater Creativity

Keith Sawyer reveals the surprising secrets of highly creative people and includes an eight-step method, 30 practices and more than 100 techniques that can be launched at any point in a creative journey.

April 05, 2013

A Survival Guide for New Special Educators

From two go-to experts in the Special Education field, this is the most practical, comprehensive book available on the realities of working as a special education teacher.

April 05, 2013

Wiring the Brain for Reading : Brain-Based Strategies for Teaching Literacy

Practical and winning strategies for supporting reading instruction based on exciting new findings from neuroscience.

March 19, 2013

Announcing the Student Leadership Practices Inventory Self Online Assessment

Now students can measure their leadership behaviors on their own