5 must-read culture books

CultureIQ

Collectively, the CultureIQ family has read an extraordinary amount of books on culture. Primed to Perform is one of those books that will make you question everything you know. First and foremost, this is NOT a culture book. How Google Works is a business book.

Intelligent Leadership (Book Review)

UpstartHR

Awhile back I reviewed the book Talent Leadership by John Mattone and really liked it. I was able to get a copy of the author’s latest book , Intelligent Leadership: What You Need to Know to Unlock Your Full Potential, and enjoyed it as well. Speaking of growing, Mattone uses a phrase early in the book that sticks out to me. Check out other book reviews here. General Book Review Books Leadership

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5 Must-Read Culture Books

CultureIQ

Collectively, the CultureIQ family has read an extraordinary amount of books on culture. We eat, sleep and breathe this topic and have curated … The post 5 Must-Read Culture Books appeared first on CultureIQ. Not to mention, we’ve even written a few. For example; the actual textbook on Company Culture ). Community Culture Culture Management company culture corporate culture culture insights organizational culture

Under Our Skin: Getting Real About Race (Book Review)

UpstartHR

A few weeks ago a friend recommended a book called Under Our Skin: Getting Real About Race and Getting Free From the Fears and Frustrations that Divide Us. It is an excellent book for anyone to read to better understand the different perspectives that are wrapped up in the racial discussion, but I would say it’s doubly so for HR and business leaders that need to be working continuously to create more equitable work environments. The book is written by Benjamin Watson.

Engaging Candidates In A Transparent World

Speaker: Katrina Collier, Founder, Author & Keynote Speaker on Candidate Engagement

First, the Internet opened the door to you or your client’s company; then, Google for Jobs amplified it. But what does that mean to the recruitment lifecycle and your role within it? Surely, you and your company are not under scrutiny? Surely, employee and interview reviews have little impact? In this webinar, author of "The Robot-Proof Recruiter" and candidate engagement authority, Katrina Collier, will address how to gain and hold candidate's attention.

Innovation Judo (Book Review)

UpstartHR

Usually it’s even worse: I have no time to read all the books and they just pile up around me. A few good pieces I pulled from the book: Incentives : Want to encourage innovation? Procter & Gamble used to be very closed off, and the book talks about how the business was losing millions of dollars annually due to that sentiment. See other book reviews about HR, leadership, and more. General Book Review Books Innovation Leadership

Preparing Ourselves to Debrief 360s – 7 Recommended Books and Films

DecisionWise

4 Recommended Books. This is a book about why people don’t do the things we think they should. Building off the ENGAGEMENT MAGIC concept of Connection , this book is a deep and insightful exploration of Connection. ” This book has the research he used in that talk, and it emphasizes the importance of connecting to either something spiritual, to each other, to feedback, to our bodies, to nature. 360 Degree Feedback 360 prep Books debrief 360s Films

Lessons from the Farm Book Review

The People Equation

So when I received a pitch to review Jay Izso’s book Lessons from the Farm: Essentials Rules for Success how could I say no? Izso’s book is a collection of 20 life lessons gleaned from nearly a decade of working as a farmhand to several farmers in Nebraska. Throughout the book, Iszo , who is now a business coach and professional speaker, shares how the lessons of the land—and more importantly— the farmers with whom he worked—shaped who he is today. Book Review Leadership

5 Business Lessons Learned from Adult Dot to Dot Books

HR Bartender

You remember dot to dot books, right? I’ve started seeing articles about the emergence of adult dot to dot books , both as an alternative to adult coloring and in addition to. Whether that’s deep breathing, guided sessions on your smartphone, or dot to dot books. This book isn’t a counting dot to dot up to the number 10. I’m enjoying my dot to dot book and the lessons it’s teaching me. Move over adult coloring, the new stress reliever is dot to dot.

How To Promote Your First Book – Best Content Writing Strategies

Take It Personel-ly

So, congratulations on publishing your first book, all the time and effort you invested in writing and publishing your book has finally paid off. It’s now time to get your book into the hands of potential readers. It is time to promote your book. books Business Amazon book launch Culture Engagement Entrepreneur Entrepreneurial excellence Growth Improvement Inspiration Marketing Marketing Strategy marketing tips online marketing Success writing a book

Big Brother In The Office

Speaker: Jim Stroud, Recruiting & Talent Acquisition Expert

Companies have started adapting their hiring practices to better understand their candidates. We are now seeing advanced technologies that monitor the emotional fitness of their workers, AI scanning the faces of candidates to see if they are telling the truth, and even employees getting microchipped. Join recruiting expert Jim Stroud in this SHRM Approved webinar as he discusses how technology is affecting all aspects of the workplace.

Escaping into Books – Give Yourself Permission to Find a Friend in the Pages of a New Read

Thrive Global

Even though traveling to your favorite vacation spot might not be possible, and even going out for a local outing with friends and family can be restricted, you can still find release in the pages of a trusted friend—a book. Why do you think it is good to escape into books?

Book Review: “Untamed” by Glennon Doyle

Thrive Global

Untamed is somewhat of a nonfiction work, somewhat of a memoir, somewhat of a self-help book by Glennon Doyle. In this book, Doyle goes a long way to convince us women that something is quite wrong and not working with our old self. Buy the book on Amazon [link].

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5 books that will change your life

Thrive Global

Books are magic. Books supercharge your pursuit of more. Looking back on the first half of my 20’s , there have been books of all kinds that have stood out along the way. The title of this book speaks truly speaks for it’s self.

B2B Sales Strategy 2020: Download Incentive Solutions’ Latest E-Book!

The Incentive Solutions News blog

B2B Sales Strategy 2020: Download Incentive Solutions’ Latest E-Book! Consistent enhancements to sales strategy for B2B businesses is a must in order to keep up with the evolving B2B channel, and Mark’s e-book takes a deep dive into the latest channel trends.

5 Ways AI Will Enable Recruiting to Be More Human, Not Less

Speaker: Ben Eubanks, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, Principal Analyst at Lighthouse Research & Advisory

[BEGIN TRANSMISSION]. [INITIALIZING]. Are you ready for an automated world? When we hear about artificial intelligence technologies, we inevitably get into fear-based conversations about job replacement due to automation. But the truth is, AI can actually enable us to be even more human in the workplace, not less. In this webinar presented by Ben Eubanks, Principal Analyst at Lighthouse Research and author of the upcoming book Artificial Intelligence for HR (Kogan Page, 2018), attendees will learn about the basic elements of AI and how they work, the practical uses for solving recruiting challenges like candidate sourcing and matching, and the critical skills necessary to succeed in an increasingly automated workplace. Research from a variety of experiments shows that the best approach isn't purely human or purely machine, but a blend of the two. Leveraging more than a year's worth of research into how companies are leveraging automation technology to reduce administrative burden and improve productivity, attendees will learn about the adoption of bots, machine learning-powered algorithms, and other tools to support business needs. It's time to go beyond theory and explore the practical side of what AI has to offer. [END TRANSMISSION]

5 Business Lessons Learned From Adult Coloring Books

HR Bartender

One of the ideas I heard was adult coloring books. So when Free Period Press offered to send me a coloring book, I jumped at the chance to see firsthand what coloring would bring. Lora DiFranco, one of the founders, said they created the coloring book as a result of “not being very crafty” but wanting to spend time away from computer screens and feel creative. The post 5 Business Lessons Learned From Adult Coloring Books appeared first on hr bartender.

The Front Line Leader (Video Book Review)

UpstartHR

In short: this book is one of the best and most interesting that I have read in several years. 20 other notes from the book. In order as I ran across them in the book, here are some of my notes. Again, be sure to get your own copy of The Front Line Leader if this sounds like a book you would enjoy. Other book reviews can be found here. The post The Front Line Leader (Video Book Review) appeared first on upstartHR.

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My New Kindle Book is Live!

UpstartHR

More than half of the content is brand new and not published anywhere else, and the book runs about 35 pages in length (which means virtually nothing in the world of Kindle/eBooks, as I’ve learned!) A special thanks goes out to those that responded to my recent survey and allowed me to highlight them in the book. The post My New Kindle Book is Live! General Books eBook Product Launch Running Running is a passion of mine. So is HR.

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Lessons from the Farm Book Review

The People Equation

So when I received a pitch to review Jay Izso’s book Lessons from the Farm: Essentials Rules for Success how could I say no? Izso’s book is a collection of 20 life lessons gleaned from nearly a decade of working as a farmhand to several farmers in Nebraska. Throughout the book, Iszo , who is now a business coach and professional speaker, shares how the lessons of the land—and more importantly— the farmers with whom he worked—shaped who he is today. Book Review Leadership

The 40 Biggest Secrets from a Lifetime of Recruitment

Speaker: Greg Savage, Principal, The Savage Truth

Wouldn't it be nice to have a template for recruiting success? We may not have that, but we have the next best thing! Greg Savage will be sharing insights from his book, "The Savage Truth." Join us to learn how to improve your recruiting and HR business practices.

How to Write a Business Book?

Career Metis

Writing a business book is the best thing you can do to take your career to the next level. A book is an invaluable tool to help you build your credibility and grow wealth. If you’re a speaker, a book will allow you to charge higher speaking fees. If you’re in business for yourself, a book may be the ticket to raising your rates; a book makes you available to a larger audience, so clients who receive your one-on-one attention can pay a higher premium.

Why Every Entrepreneur Should Consider Writing a Book

Take It Personel-ly

The answer is that almost all of them have written and published a book. Business Leadership Marketing Amazon books business leaders business outcomes business tips Career Career Advice Engagement excellence Growth Improvement Inspiration leaders Motivation Personal Growth self-publishing Success thought leadership writing writing a bookPop quiz: what do 95% of successful entrepreneurs have in common?

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HR Book Review: The Office (The Untold Story of the Greatest Sitcom of the 2000s: An Oral History).

The HR Capitalist

I originally grabbed the book because it presented an opportunity to connect with my youngest son, who like a lot of kids, has consumed the entire series 3+ times on Netflix. One example of lessons from this book is how the writer room was structured and how they blended ownership of ideas from individual to team. Recommended book if you liked/loved the office and need a summer read. Books Innovation Managing Workplace

5 Must-read Leadership Books for Women Leaders

HR Digest

We bring you a list of books that women entrepreneurs must read to find the right balance between leadership and ownership of self. Here we bring you a list of 5 must-read books for Women Entrepreneurs and leaders: The Obstacle is the Way.

The Surprising Connection Between Millennials, Culture, and Growth

Speaker: Jamie Notter, Co-Founder & Culture Consultant at Human Workplaces

Bringing in research from his recent books and consulting work, Jamie Notter will make a compelling case for turning Millennial insights into concrete changes in your organization's culture that can actually drive your growth and success. We have been complaining about Millennials for a decade now, and that conversation is not only stale--it's flat-out unhelpful.

Leadership Reading List-Why Every Book is Different

UpstartHR

No thanks, I read a book on leadership already. Someone dropped that comment in a conversation recently, and I wanted to take some time today to dispel this notion about leadership books, courses, content, etc. Last year I put together a book club to help some local HR leaders by exposing them to good resources and adding in a networking opportunity. Not to spoil the surprise, but one of the books I’m going to talk about below is called The Titleless Leader.

3 Great Leadership Books

Conscious Culture Group

As an executive coach, I am often asked by my clients for books that will provide them with tools or insights into specific development topics. The right book can shape how a leader thinks and how they will lead. Highlighted in this blog are three books that will lead to further success in your leadership journey: Trailblazer , Crucial Conversations and Crucial Accountability. I hope this blog inspires you to read or listen to more books.

Must-Have Books for Meditators

Thrive Global

There are plenty of books available to guide you through the subject matter of meditation, all aimed at different levels of experience and knowledge. A beautiful yet simply presented book, that is calming and nurturing yet filled with wise advice.

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Looking for Digital Recruiting Case Studies For New Book

Workology

I’m excited to announce that I’m working on a new book. The book is expected to be out Spring 2020 called Digitizing Talent: Creative Strategies for the Digital Recruiting Age. Recruiting book digitizing talent recruitingWorkology is the art and science of work, HR and recruitment. Join the resource revolution.

How to Offer Fair, Equitable Compensation

Offer fair and equitable compensation with this comprehensive e-book.

7 HRM Books that Every HR Professional Should Read

Digital HR Tech

In this article, we will list 7 must-read HRM books that will help you do your job better – whether you’re an experienced HR professional or just getting started in the HR field. We decided to include both study books and more popular books. The study books that we’ll list are all prescribed literature for various HR courses at universities. These books help to get an in-depth understanding of Human Resources Management practices. In his book Work Rules!

How To Pitch Your First Book

Take It Personel-ly

Business Marketing Book books business leaders business outcomes business pitch business tips Career Career Advice excellence Growth Improvement innovation Inspiration Motivation Success writing a bookYou have a story in your head and some (or all) of it down on paper. You dream of seeing it on the shelf at your local bookstore, with your name in shiny gold foil letters beneath the title. It’s a dream that many people have, but that few make a reality.

6 Books Every Human Resources Professional Should Read

HR Digest

As such, to keep them updated on every information today, we brought human resources books which should be a must-have for every HR professional. The list includes both study books as well as popular HR books. The book is a well-researched text for HR professionals. .

22 Great Books Written By Black Authors We Love

Thrive Global

While we’re all working on our summer reading lists , we want to highlight some of our favorite books by Black authors. We asked our Thrive community to share their favorites, and to explain how each book moved them. This was one of the most emotional, eye-opening books I’ve ever read about our criminal justice system. I never realized how little I knew until reading this book.”. When I first started working in Diversity and Inclusion, my husband gifted me this book.

Even During COVID-19, I-9s Have to Be Done Right, on Time, and in Person

Help make sure you can get your remote hires onboarded quickly, even when you don’t have a physical office location or trained HR in the area. Download this free e-book, and you’ll be on your way to simpler Form I-9 and Section 2 completion.

8 Inspirational Books Each Woman Should Read in 2020

Take It Personel-ly

Choosing the right book for your mood or current emotional state can be truly beneficial for you. That’s why you should always think before you choose your next book. books Leadership Lifestyle #VisibleWomen encouragement Engagement excellence Growth Improvement Inspiration International Women's Day knowledge Motivation Personal Growth reading reading list Success well-being wellness women women leaders women's health

Measure What Matters Book Review – Announcing The Reflektive Book Club

Reflektive

We’ve noticed a lot of buzz around Doerr’s latest book, “Measure What Matters, How Google, Bono, and the Gates Foundation Rock the World with OKRs,” so we wanted to distill the key takeaways on the importance of OKRs for your organization. In the second half of the book, Doerr includes Google’s real OKR playbook as well as numerous other resources to help you customize and build your OKR structure. ——– Introducing the Reflektive Book Club!

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5 Books I Enjoyed Reading in 2019

Thrive Global

My goal for this year was to read 60 books in 2019. In fact, right now I am engaged in a lengthy book entitled Churchill Walking with Destiny , by Andrew Roberts. The book is nearly 1000 pages long, and I have read about 700 pages so far. I truly believe we are the result of the books we read, as well as of the people we spend time with. As I mature, I find that I am reading more non-fiction books and reading fewer novels. I truly love this book.

10 Money Mindset Books

Thrive Global

85% of millionaires reading at least two books per month, studying various topics including leadership, career development, and all things money — including management and mindset. Here are ten money mindset books. A few of these are older books — get your hands on them, no matter what. To shift your money mindset and think like a millionaire, here is a list of ‘must-read’ books to overhaul your money mindset. You’ll be glad you’ve read this book.

New Ways to Engage and Source Talent - All In Less Than 24 Hours

Speaker: Derek Zeller, Director of Recruiting Solutions, Engage Talent

In this session, we’ll examine the critical essentials you should know about the type of tech you are looking for and what you should know before engaging with candidates - everything from where to get the information you need, to which sites and books are good to read. By taking a strategic approach to open innovation, you’ll find the right ideas or partners more effectively, and you’ll accelerate new candidates to your managers more quickly.