The Workplace Engagement Solution Book Summary: Find a Common Mission, Vision and Purpose with All of Today's Employees

The Workplace Engagement Solution Book Summary: Find a Common Mission, Vision and Purpose with All of Today's Employees

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

The traditional management mindset is no longer enough enough in the modern, rapidly-changing world. Because engagement happens when personal growth and organizational growth intersect, supporting employees through transparency and appreciation are important in cultivating a culture of engagement.
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Winners Book Summary: And How They Succeed

Winners Book Summary: And How They Succeed

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

Buckets of talent do not always result in success. A winning strategy and hard work can lead to more winning than impressive amounts of talent. Entrepreneurs, politicians, and athletes all use the same strategies to achieve wins. Another secret to being a winner is to never stop believing in more success.
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What’s Gone Wrong With Developing Leaders Book Summary: Why Traditional Leadership Training Misses the Mark

What’s Gone Wrong With Developing Leaders Book Summary: Why Traditional Leadership Training Misses the Mark

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

If you are tired of the one-size-fits-all fallacy for leadership training, this book is for you. Using 10 myths of leadership development as a guide, you will learn how to support employees instead of providing generic training. Significant costs come with low employee engagement, and this book offers a few solutions.
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What I Learned Losing A Million Dollars Book Summary

What I Learned Losing A Million Dollars Book Summary

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

What if losing is an intrinsic part of winning? In investing, winning is about luck and mastering failure. Before you begin trading, make sure you have an exit strategy. Surround yourself with people who disagree with you. Taking either success or failure personally is one of the roads to disaster.

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Traction Book Summary: Get a Grip on Your Business

Traction Book Summary: Get a Grip on Your Business

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Before building momentum, an organization needs traction. Clarifying the organization’s vision, defining core processes, and matching people to positions are the initial steps to gaining organizational traction. Quantitative goals and 90-day targets are other tools that can be used to build success.
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The Checklist Manifesto Book Summary: How to Get Things Right

The Checklist Manifesto Book Summary: How to Get Things Right

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Instead of being a crutch for mechanical task completion, checklists can encourage creative thinking and better communication. Checklists can focus on communication steps instead of procedural steps when complex processes are involved. A powerful tool, checklists used properly welcome discipline and teamwork.
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WORK RULES! Book Summary: Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead

WORK RULES! Book Summary: Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

Google understands a few things about success. “Work Rules!” explains the eight successful attributes of high-performing managers and why giving employees more authority can lead to earth-shattering results. When employees thrive, the organization benefits from increased resilience and better insights.
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Zero To One Book Summary: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future

Zero To One Book Summary: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future

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To help you reach new heights, “Zero to One” addresses seven important questions for success. Doing new things to grow vertically is a lot better than copying others’ work by growing horizontally. However, doing new things takes a great deal of courage. “Zero to One” describes the power in being a visionary.
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Trillion Dollar Coach Book Summary: The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley

Trillion Dollar Coach Book Summary: The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

Add some management strategies to your toolkit that will build your team up to work together and achieve their highest potential. Start by giving candid feedback -- a harsh truth is more helpful than a pretty lie. Focus on creating a safe environment for your team and on the team’s achievements instead of individual achievements.

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Make Your Mark Book Summary: The Creative's Guide to Building a Business with Impact

Make Your Mark Book Summary: The Creative's Guide to Building a Business with Impact

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Build a business with impact by attracting customers and developing products that work like magic. The first step is to refine your personal purpose by defining what you want to accomplish. Then, identify a group of customers who want and need what you have to offer. Another key is to develop a team that embraces innovation.
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Good to Great Book Summary: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don't

Good to Great Book Summary: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don't

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

It is no secret that great leadership can make a company great. However, there are a few differences between good companies and great companies that go beyond leadership. Ask lots of questions about what your company can do best, introduce new technologies, and create sustainable growth systems to name a few.

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Flex Book Summary: The New Playbook for Managing Across Differences

Flex Book Summary: The New Playbook for Managing Across Differences

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

Flex teaches managers how to communicate in order to better lead and leverage diversity for greater innovation. Effective communication can only happen when leaders set personal judgements and assumptions aside. Catalyze your leadership style by learning to acknowledge that your employees, peers, and supervisors build trust in different ways.
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Drive Book Summary: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

Drive Book Summary: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

Motivated people might be the biggest factors in a company’s success. However, there is a big difference between what science has shown us about how people are motivated and what businesses actually do. Reading Drive will teach you simple things that you can do to change your organization’s practices to reflect the science behind motivating people.
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Creativity, Inc. Book Summary: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

Creativity, Inc. Book Summary: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

Combining creative thinking with scientific observation, recording, and feedback loops can solve some of the most complex problems in the workplace. George Lucas’ role in the digital revolution of arts, entertainment, and academia is discussed, and you will learn about the best way to manage in a creative organization.

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Creating Magic Book Summary: 10 Common Sense Leadership Strategies from a Life at Disney

Creating Magic Book Summary: 10 Common Sense Leadership Strategies from a Life at Disney

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Leaders should focus on treating employees well and acknowledging their contributions because they are the reason for an organization’s success. In addition, ideas for improvement should be gathered from other industries, competitors and employees at all levels of the company. 
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Contagious Book Summary: Why Things Catch On

Contagious Book Summary: Why Things Catch On

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Word-of-mouth publicity is still king. Contagious illustrates how you can create an impact using immense word-of-mouth publicity that grabs consumer interest. Discover six elements to make your brand so contagious that all your customers will share it with their networks. Your brand will be shamelessly imitated by your competitors.
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Competing in the Age of AI Book Summary: Strategy and Leadership When Algorithms and Networks Run the World

Competing in the Age of AI Book Summary: Strategy and Leadership When Algorithms and Networks Run the World

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

Technology can broaden your organization’s scope. Artificial intelligence is the dawn of a new era, and Competing in the Age of AI shows how it can redefine creation as well as how AI removes constraints on learning and scale. To help your organization best meet challenges, learn about the obstacles that both digital and traditional firms face.
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Built To Sell Book Summary: Creating A Business That Can Thrive Without You

Built To Sell Book Summary: Creating A Business That Can Thrive Without You

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Built to Sell is filled with advice on the best way to package your company to sell. This book will not only teach you how to receive a more desirable valuation, but also how to position products to sell. If your organization is in the service industry, you will learn how to package services as products.
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Building a StoryBrand Book Summary: Clarify Your Message So Customers Will Listen

Building a StoryBrand Book Summary: Clarify Your Message So Customers Will Listen

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Today’s customers tune out unimaginative marketing. This book will show you why simplicity works best and how to write an effective brand story. Not only should your brand story resonate with your customers, but it should also cast them as heroes. You will also learn how to implement these concepts throughout your product line to draw customers.
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Alibaba Book Summary: The House That Jack Ma Built

Alibaba Book Summary: The House That Jack Ma Built

by Accessory To Success December 23, 2020 0 Comments

What led to the biggest IPO in Wall Street history? Fifteen years prior, a struggling entrepreneur named Jack Ma started an e-commerce business that would go on to drastically change Eastern working conditions. Studying Ma’s tenacity and unique talents can help every aspiring entrepreneur learn how to achieve success.
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