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January 26, 2016

Experts John Mattone and Nick Vaidya Present New Thinking About Corporate Reinvention In CULTURAL TRANSFORMATIONS

Why do most corporate transformation strategies fail and how can companies avoid being just another heartbreaking statistic?  “We’ve found that there are two big reasons that these strategies don’t work.  The first is a lack of appreciation for the role that culture plays in creating transformation programs that stick.  The second is poor leadership,” explain international leadership authority John Mattone and business expert Nick Vaidya in their new book CULTURAL TRANSFORMATIONS:  Lessons of Leadership and Corporate Reinvention.

January 21, 2016

Departing the Consumer Culture

An Other Kingdom takes us out of a culture of addictive consumption into a place where life is ours to create together.  This satisfying way depends upon a neighborly covenant—an agreement that we together, will better raise our children, be healthy, be connected, be safe, and provide a livelihood. The neighborly covenant has a different language than market-hype. It speaks instead in a sacred tongue.

January 20, 2016

How to Future-Proof Yourself for Tomorrow’s Workplace

Stretch: How to Future-Proof Yourself for Tomorrow’s Workplace

January 11, 2016

The Little Black Book of Change: The 7 fundamental shifts for change management that delivers

This new book  outlines 7 practical steps that will enable business leaders and managers tasked with delivering organizational change to create significant shifts in their organization.

January 07, 2016

Future Brain: The 12 keys to create your high-performance brain

In Future Brain, Dr Jenny Brockis reveals how professionals can expand their brain’s capability to think well under stress, focus effectively to get more out of their day, and prepare themselves for future challenges.

January 04, 2016

Engaged Ownership: A Guide for Owners of Family Businesses

Engaged Ownership: A Guide for Owners of Family Businesses is the definitive owner’s guide to strengthening ownership of the family enterprise, providing practical advice and time-tested processes for family business owners and their advisors.

December 21, 2015

Author and Attorney Jeffrey L. Condon's Comprehensive Book, '"The Living Trust Advisor", is Now Available in a 2nd Edition with New Financial and Legal Guidance

Creating an effective living trust requires more than just printing out a “one-size-fits-all” draft and checking off a few boxes. In his new book "The Living Trust Advisor: Everything You (and Your Financial Planner) Need to Know about Your Living Trust, 2nd Edition", the author expertly guides readers and their financial planners through the process of making, living with, and maintaining a living trust.

December 16, 2015

Ditch Your Tired New Year’s Resolutions

If you’re among the 88 percent of Americans who fail to achieve their New Year’s resolutions each year, authors Dan Britton, Jimmy Page, and Jon Gordon offer a simpler alternative with a much higher success rate: Choose One Word for 2016.

December 07, 2015

The Essential Retirement Guide

In The Essential Retirement GuideFrederick Vettese, Chief Actuary of Morneau Shepell, revisits some of the most fundamental questions of retirement planning and offers some startling insights.

December 07, 2015

The Ways to New: 15 Paths to Disruptive Innovation

The Ways to New explains 15 proven paths to disruption that have driven growth in companies around the world. It is illustrated with case studies from companies such as L'Oréal, Salesforce, Xiaomi, Alibaba, Haier, Airbnb, and Burberry, which are illustrations of the glaring differences between disruptive innovation and stagnation.

December 01, 2015

Renminbi Rising: A New Global Monetary System Emerges

Renminbi Rising charts the emergence of China's internationalizing currency and provides an in-depth analysis of the global repercussions.

November 30, 2015

Active Compliance Management Gives Organizations a Value Differentiator That Drives Cost Savings and Boosts Steady Revenue

New book provides guidance on creating an enabling compliance framework, a competitive differentiator for companies looking to thrive and grow in a complex environment

November 30, 2015

Mastering Leadership: An Integrated Framework for Breakthrough Performance and Extraordinary Business Results

Most leaders are in over their heads, whether they know it or not. The most successful organizations over time are the best led.  While this has always been true, today escalating global complexity puts leadership effectiveness at a premium. Mastering Leadership involves developing the effectiveness of leaders—individually and collectively—and turning that leadership into a competitive advantage.

November 23, 2015

EY Tax Guide 2016 Now Available

With new chapters of information on tax preparation, the EY Tax Guide 2016 is now available online and in bookstores nationwide to guide taxpayers through the tax filing season. New to the 31stedition are important updates on tax law changes, particularly two chapters related to premium tax credits (PTCs) and tangible property regulations, and how they affect people.

November 16, 2015

The Presence of Female Executives May Have a Negative Impact on Other Women Aspiring to Senior Leadership

After analyzing 20 years of data on the S&P 1,500 firms, researchers have proposed a theory that women in top management face an implicit quota, whereby a firm’s leadership makes an effort to have a small number of women on the top management team but makes less effort to have, or even resists having, larger numbers of women.

November 11, 2015

Insights from Top Money Managers on Avoiding Dangerous Products

Most people buy financial products and services with the knowledge of an amateur, and are often vulnerable to an unscrupulous advisor. While the financial services industry is full of good people, there are too many "me-first" advisors who offer less than a fair deal for their clients. Wall Street Potholes is filled with illustrative examples, vital information, and time-tested strategies that will give investors more power over their financial future.

November 11, 2015

Top Wiley Business Authors Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur Win 2015 Thinkers50 Strategy Award

Wiley authors Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur have won the prestigious 2015 Thinkers50 Strategy Award – one of a number of Distinguished Achievement Awards given out to celebrate the very best of strategic thinking. They have also been named #15 in the Thinkers50 global ranking of most influential living management thinkers.

November 09, 2015

A Data Visualization Guide for Business Professionals

In her new book, Storytelling with Data, Nussbaumer Knaflic expands upon the lessons taught in her highly-regarded storytelling with data workshops. It explores the fundamentals of data visualization and how to communicate effectively with data. It illuminates the power of storytelling and the way to make data a pivotal point in a story. Nussbaumer Knaflic’s lessons are grounded in theory, but made accessible through numerous real-world examples—ready for immediate application.

November 09, 2015

The Art of Change Leadership

There's no doubt that workplaces have changed dramatically in the last few years. Unfortunately, many organizations haven't adjusted their approach to be able to perform optimally in this new world. Author and business guru, Cheryl Cran tackles these issues head on in her new book, The Art of Change Leadership – Driving Transformation in a Fast Paced World.

November 02, 2015

Eighth Year of Presidential Terms: Why 2016 May Prove to Be A Lousy Election Year Market

Bull markets tend to occur in the third and fourth years of presidential terms while markets tend to decline in the first and second years. The ‘making of presidents’ is accompanied by an unsubtle manipulation of the economy. Incumbent administrations are duty-bound to retain the reins of power. Subsequently, the ‘piper must be paid,’ producing what we have coined the ‘Post- Presidential Year Syndrome.’  Most big, bad bear markets began in such years.