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Mavericks at Work: Why the most original minds in business win
William Taylor, Polly LaBarre

An engaging and incisive look at today's top business leaders – visionary and creative mavericks who are changing the way we do business. Inspiring and accessible, ‘Mavericks at Work’ is for anyone who wants to succeed in business – from the entry-level employee to the CEO.

In ‘Mavericks at Work’, two high-profile journalists introduce an inspiring group of entrepreneurs and executives who are building great businesses by challenging business as usual. From break-the-mould innovators

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Mintzberg, Henry
One of our most distinguished scholars offers a bold new view of the theory and practice of effective management Named one of the best management books of 2009 by strategy+business magazine, the Toronto Globe, and Mail and Library Journal Winner of the Axiom gold medal in the leadership category A half century ago Peter Drucker put management on the map. Leadership has since pushed it off. But “instead of distinguishing managers from leaders,” Henry Mintzberg writes, “we should be seeing
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Catch!: A Fishmonger's Guide to Greatness
Crother, Cyndi
Seattle locals and tourists alike flock to Pike Place each day to watch the fish fly. But Pike Place Fish is about more than just crowd-pleasing entertainment --- there is an underlying philosophy at work that has made the market both wildly successful and internationally renowned. In an unusual combination of oral biography and practical business blueprint, Crother and the fishmongers take you behind the scenes at the famous market to illustrate the PPF philosophy and reveal the underlying
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Take Charge of Your Talent: Three Keys to Thriving in Your Career, Organization, and Life
Maruska, Don, Perry, Jay
Silicon Valley CEO, Don Maruska, and Coach University co-founder, Jay Perry, turn talent development in organizations on its head by giving every individual access to practical yet powerful talent development concepts and tools, in place of the traditional model of limiting talent development just to elite "high potentials."
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Gordon Ramsay’s Playing with Fire
Gordon Ramsay

Not a sausage. That is what Gordon Ramsay had when he started out as a chef, working 16-hour days, 6 days a week. When he was struggling to get his first restaurant in the black, he didn't think he'd be famous for a TV show about how to run profitable eateries, or that he'd be head of a business empire. But he is and he did. Here's how.

"In the beginning there was nothing.

Not a sausage - penniless, broke, fucking nothing - and although, at a certain age, that didn’t matter

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The Last Word on Power
Tracy Goss

In their effort to succeed, today's leaders will reinvent anything--anything but themselves, and this is why so many attempts to revolutionize business fail. Tracy Goss runs a course for executives so that they can reinvent themselves for the next "mission impossible," and Goss has run this highly successful course for the last fifteen years.

Do you want to do work that is worthy of your time and talent? Do you want to make your mark on your industry, company, or within your

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The Way of Nowhere: Eight Questions to Release Our Creative Potential
Nick Udall, Nic Turner

The Way of Nowhere is a business book by the UK’s hottest change management consultancy who have led transformations in some of Britain’s biggest and best known organisations. An invaluable resource for anyone who wants to make a creative difference in their lives and the lives of people around them.

Inspired by the unique practice of 'nowhere', a community of companies that specialise in co-creation, this is an inspirational book that will help you break through to a more creative and

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NLP (Collins Business Secrets)
Carolyn Boyes

The NLP secrets that experts and top professionals use.

Get results fast with this quick, easy guide to the fundamentals of NLP (neuro linguistic programming)
Includes how to:
• Identify role models and study how they communicate
• Build instant rapport in any business situation
• Understand the body language of colleagues and competitors
• Overcome barriers to success you previously hadn’t known about
• Use NLP skills to think and act decisively

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Communication (Collins Business Secrets)
Carolyn Boyes

The communication secrets that experts and top professionals use.

Get results fast with this quick, easy guide to the fundamentals of Communication.
Includes how to:
• Use body language to build rapport with anyone
• Deal with clients and colleagues at all levels
• Get what you want in sales or negotiation
• Excel in meetings and presentations
• Master email and written communication

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Marketing (Collins Business Secrets)
Peter Spalton

The marketing secrets that experts and top professionals use.

Get results fast with this quick, easy guide to the fundamentals of Marketing
Includes how to:
• Position your product for a target market
• Build a brilliant marketing plan
• Create stunning branded marketing materials
• Use memorable publicity to build market interest
• Take advantage of new technology

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