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

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. If we assume that we know the direction of the next number and we’re wrong…well, we have to dig out the eraser.

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Employee Wellness: Give Your Employees Options

HR Bartender

We haven’t updated our furniture in a while – well, except for my Herman Miller office chair – and we think we’re due. I really learned how different office exercise furniture is, and the need to have wellness options, when the good folks at FlexiSpot sent me a Deskcise Pro. The desk surface can be close if you’re reading a book and further away if you’re working on a laptop. And of course, you can use your wellness wearable tracking systems (i.e.

3 leadership books on power

Thrive Global

Fortunately there are some great leadership books to help us navigate the pitfalls. The following books share different perspectives on power, from the easy read through to the more complex nuanced views. 3 leadership books for greater influence. Power is a tricky topic.

How to Leverage Data to Better Your Employees' Health Benefits Selection

Speaker: Darrell Moon, CEO, Orriant

We need to shift away from the focus on purchasing healthcare and instead, focus on how we can create health for our employees. By incorporating dashboards in our benefits selection process, we can watch for trends in benefits and leverage that data to lower costs, retain employees, and attract new talent. Join Darrell Moon, CEO of Orriant, to learn if your benefits selection is meeting your employees' needs.

6 Things I Learned Writing a Book

HR Bartender

I have wanted to write a book for years. Well, patience paid off. I’ve finished my first book – Essential Meeting Blueprints for Managers. Writing a book is a very interesting experience. For those of you who have also been thinking about writing a book, I wanted to share some of the lessons I’ve learned along the way. There are many reasons to write a book: money, experience, etc. You can get a book deal from an email.

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. Reading is a great source of motivation, inspiration, and knowledge.

Books Every Professional Woman Should Read

HR Digest

Well, that can happen! We bring to you books which every professional and career-minded woman should read once in their lifetime. These books offer valuable insight into ways to accomplish professional dreams: The Confidence Code by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman.

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. Reward people of all levels if the company is doing well. 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. General Book Review Books Leadership Management Video

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

Awesome - you are all booked for. Yes I do Well, I was hoping for more training. Well, I was hoping for more training. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t.

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My New Kindle Book is Live!

UpstartHR

Well, that problem is solved. :-) I recently put together this collection of stories about running, business, and life. 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!

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7 Books Every Manager Should Read in 2017

Cornerstone On Demand

Here's a resolution that's both personally and professionally fulfilling: Read more books. Well, you're in luck. We compiled a list of our top books for reinvigorating your workplace and inspiring others, thinking back on our own favorites reads and interviewing entrepreneurs, leaders and talent experts across industries for their go-to recommendations. Winning Well breaks down those barriers and provides usable ideas, action plans and advice.

Tin’s List of Best Books 2020

Thrive Global

Below is the list of the best books that I read in 2020. I broke my previous record of 30 books and I read 35 books in 2020 ( woot !) In this article, I listed the best books that I read in 2020. Best books in 2020: Selection criteria. Best books summary.

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 love this book.

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. Well, neither does bathing. 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. Words-Speak well of others. Books as Leadership Learning Tools.

Top 5 Accounting Books of 2020

Professional Alternatives

It doesn’t matter if you are a budding bookkeeper, a business owner, or even a seasoned CPA, as a top accounting professional , you need the right accounting books to keep your skills sharp and best set you up for success. Top Accounting Books to Increase Your Knowledge & Skills. .

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. I never realized how little I knew until reading this book.”.

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

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B2B Sales Strategy 2020: Download Incentive Solutions’ Latest E-Book! We develop everything in house and offer our base package, as well as 12 additional add on modules. Incentive Rewards.

Book Review: The Self-Evolved Leader

Workplace Psychology

In Part 3 of the book, McKeown discusses the five key leadership disciplines of self-evolved leaders: 1. 11) that guides you in charting your own journey to becoming a Self-Evolved Leader as well as implementing the practices within your own team. McKeown ends the book (in Ch.

20 Best Books for HR Professionals

Kazoo

Read this book to learn how to measure, analyze, and manage the best HR practices. Why it made the list: Pick up this book if you’re just getting started with HR analytics, or you know you need to improve your current practices. Read this book to get practical advice on doing it well.

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!

3 leadership books for greater influence

Thrive Global

Three leadership books that are a quick read for great influence skills. Books are an amazingly efficient way to distil other people’s insights. A book that took the author many months to write, after many years of experience and processing, will take only a few hours to read.

Meditation Books Recommended by Meditation Teachers

Thrive Global

Clay Hamilton’s new book, How Do You Meditate? In the book the meditation teachers recommend over 60 meditation books which they have enjoyed and commonly recommend to others. The book is available now at Amazon in paperback and ebook.

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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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Book Review – An Introduction to Management Consultancy

Workplace Psychology

An Introduction to Management Consultancy by Marc Baaij is a book that really pulls back the curtains and reveals the inner workings of management consultancies. I have never seen a book about management consulting like this before. Clients may manipulate consultants as well.”

Time Management: A Book Review

RecognizeThis!

Over the years, I’ve become a fan of research and recommendations from the likes of Tony Schwartz and his Energy Project as well as studies showing multi-tasking makes us less productive rather than more. This year my commitment to time management and its myriad benefits was renewed by Kevin Kruse’s latest book, 15 Secrets Successful People Know about Time Management. Several quotes throughout the book rang true for me on this point: “You can never lose time and get it back again.”.

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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6 Brilliant Books I Read in 2019 on Personal Growth, Empathy, and Living a Happier Life

Thrive Global

People who follow me on Instagram know that I’ve made it a point to read at least one book a month in 2019. These books were inspiring , thought-provoking, and game-changing. If you were curious about the full list of books I read in 2019, you can read all about them in this post.

Best Leadership Books for 2021

Thrive Global

Books are able to provide us with a multitude of knowledge about a wide variety of topics. However, you can discover many leadership aspects through books, as many writers provide their own experiences and guides. The authors also released an updated version of the book in 2017.

Five books about starting a startup

Typelane

But there are a few great books out there, books that can help you grow, better understand what it means to start a company and it’s unique challenges. Below is a list of books I would recommend to everyone who is thinking about starting a company. Make sure to read it as well.

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. I hope this blog inspires you to read or listen to more books.

Leadership in the Crucible of Work (Book Review)

UpstartHR

Today we have book review on Leadership in the Crucible of Work: Discovering the Interior Life of an Authentic Leader by Sandy Shugart, PhD ( Amazon ). The book was interesting, and I read it like I mentioned in my previous post on reading for leaders. Here are a few insights from the book: Sometimes followers are as important as the leaders. ” There is a major difference in the two, and it would do us all well to think about the people we lead.

Why “Read More Books” Is Bad Advice

Thrive Global

Read one book per week. Reading about two books per week, sharing your story in a blog or on social media, creating a course on reading better, and more — all of these are social signals. Well, good for them. It’s okay to only read a few books. 20 pages a day.

Book Review of Coaching Perspectives IX

Center for Coaching

Each chapter in this book is an individual read – ideal for taking a few minutes to gain new insights and learn. Summary – The chapters of the book include: The Symbiotic Relationship of Being and Doing.

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?

A Guidebook for Building a Human Workplace (A book review)

RecognizeThis!

And now friend and repeat WorkHuman speaker Andy Swann has written the book on it – “The Human Workplace.” Andy elegantly outlines these and other critical elements of connection, which I highlight below along with key quotations from the book to illustrate. Authenticity – Humans can detect sincerity as well as inauthenticity quite easily in most cases. Books WorkHuman Andy Swann book review The Human WorkplaceBy Derek Irvine. Recognize This! –