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Management And Leadership Books To Read This Month

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Let The Story Do The Work explains that at the heart of leadership lies persuasion. In her book, author Esther K. Choy teaches you how to: Dispel any fears that you can't tell great stories. Books Books For Managers Leadership Leadership Books Management Books

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Management And Leadership Books To Read This Month

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Let The Story Do The Work explains that at the heart of leadership lies persuasion. In her book, author Esther K. Choy teaches you how to: Dispel any fears that you can't tell great stories. Leadership Leadership Advice Leadership Challenges

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Managing eLearning Podcast: Episode 2 Summary & Highlights

Web Courseworks

Remote work has transformed the workplace environment of multiple industries, so Gorton tells us what it takes to successfully manage remote employees. to “how to manage a remote workforce?”. What are the 7 Secrets to Managing Remote Employees? Managing Beyond.

This Week's Leadership Book To Read: The Leadership Challenge

Eric Jacobsen Blog

There is good reason why, The Leadership Challenge , book is now in its sixth addition. It expertly teaches you what to do as a leader to mobilize others to want to get extraordinary things done in your organization. The authors, James M.

What Dogs Teach Us About Leadership

Eric Jacobson

households with at least one dog according to ASPCA, many of us don't have to go far to learn about leadership. That's because, according to co-authors Krissi and Dan Barr , dogs can teach humans a lot about leadership. Today, Krissi shares these additional insights leadership from her book: Krissi Barr Question : How can leaders demonstrate and instill loyalty in a fast-changing, ferociously competitive business world and the age of free agents?

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Introducing the 2021 Classy Awards Leadership Council

Classy

The collective knowledge of our Leadership Council makes the Classy Awards a distinction unlike any other. Learn more about these thought leaders and their respective areas of expertise in the following breakdown of our 2021 Leadership Council. Professor of Management.

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Best New Leadership Book Of 2019

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Each year, after reading and reviewing dozens of new leadership books, I select my pick for the year's best new leadership book. And, The 10 Stories Great Leaders Tell , is yet another required read for leaders – managers, CEOs and team leaders.

5 Leadership And Business Books To Read This Winter

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Stumped for what leadership and business books to add to your winter reading list? Author Paul Smith explains why storytelling has emerged as a vital skill for every leader and manager. Author Bill McBean has spent more than 40 years as a successful business owner.

Advisory Leadership

Eric Jacobsen Blog

After reading nearly 30 new books about leadership this year, my pick for 2015's best new leadership book is, Advisory Leadership , by Greg Friedman , Although the book is authored by an award-winning financial advisor and primarily written for professionals in the financial services industry, this book is a must read for any leader who wants to create a nurturing heart culture that hinges on the human-centric values the next generation of employees hold in high regard.

Nathan Magnuson's New Book Teaches, Inspires And Builds Your Confidence

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Then, the new kindle book, Ignite Your Leadership Expertise: Become the Trusted Advisor Others Seek , by Nathan Magnuson , is the book for you. With 10 leadership topics and easy to read within two hours, this book will both teach you and inspire you. Plus, it will give you the confidence to become a leader and/or improve your leadership capabilities. And, sprinkled throughout are motivating leadership quotes. New to your leader role?

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5 Leadership Books To Read This Winter

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Author Paul Smith explains why storytelling has emerged as a vital skill for every leader and manager. AMA Business Boot Camp -- Management and Leadership Fundamentals That Will See You Successfully Through Your Career. Authors are Alan S.

Q&A With Best Selling Author And Expert Storyteller, Paul Smith

Eric Jacobson

Since the book was published about three years ago, my admiration for Paul's passion for storytelling and helping to teach people how to effectively tell stories has only but grown. Being a new author, you don’t really know what to expect in terms of book sales, marketing efforts, media exposure, translation rights, etc. Today I’m a full-time author and speaker and get to pursue this passion wherever it takes me.

How Helpful is Teaching Nonprofits How to Fish?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How Helpful is Teaching Nonprofits How to Fish? When thinking about fundraising, many nonprofits and funders believe in the old adage, “Give a person a fish, and you feed him for a day; teach a person to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime.” Fundraising capacity is essential—even a nonprofit with the highest impact programs will not last without it—yet it needs to happen in conjunction with solid leadership and organizational learning. Flickr Photo by Minarae.

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The Art Of Change Leadership

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The Art of Change Leadership demystifies the psychology behind our reactions to change and offers a powerful collection of tools to inspire individual and collective transformation quickly and more effectively, explains author of the book, Cheryl Cran. The book teaches you how to: Leverage your current technical knowledge to increase the rate of innovation. Cran also explains the differences between a Change Manager and a Change Leader.

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Q&A With Millennial CEO And Book Author Rick Lindquist

Eric Jacobson

Rick Lindquist Millennial Rick Lindquist is making his mark in the business world and enjoying the success of his co-authored 2014 bestseller book, The End of Employer-Provided Health Insurance. Today, he kindly answered questions about leadership, mentors, his book, and Millennials in the workplace. Which of your leadership skills helped you most to rise through the ranks at Zane Benefits? What inspired you to co-author your book?

10 Future Work Skills to Teach Your Members

WBT Systems

For example, association management societies like ASAE provide education on competencies such as governance, chapter relations, and membership engagement. 3 – Emergent Leadership. Boyd calls this “the ability to steer things in the right direction, without the authority to do so, through social competence.” Topics for your professional development program: change management, persuasive communication, social dynamics and influence, and project management. #4

Bedtime Stories For Managers

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Nights this month, unplug from your mobile phone and both enjoy and learn from Henry Mintzberg ’s 42 former blog posts compiled into his new book, Bedtime Stories for Managers. The stories teach you how to transform an organization from one that: Functions as collections of Human Resources to communities of human beings. Some of my favorite takeaways are: Managers are important to the extent that they help other people be important.

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Five Leadership Books To Read This Fall

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Author Paul Smith explains why storytelling has emerged as a vital skill for every leader and manager. AMA Business Boot Camp -- Management and Leadership Fundamentals That Will See You Successfully Through Your Career. Reilly, this is the book for brushing up on your leadership skills, or learning what to do in your new leadership role. Author Bill McBean has spent nearly 40 years as a successful business owner. Authors are Alan S.

Bo Eason Teaches You How To Achieve Your A-Game In Life

Eric Jacobsen Blog

One of my favorite authors, Anders Ericsson, said, there are no shortcuts and there are no prodigies. Bo Eason Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Football Goal Setting Goals Leadership NFLPrepare to be inspired and then to work hard as you read Bo Eason ’s book on how to be the best in the world at what you do. The book, published earlier this month, and is called, There’s No Plan B For You’reA-Game.

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The Art Of Change Leadership

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The Art of Change Leadership demystifies the psychology behind our reactions to change and offers a powerful collection of tools to inspire individual and collective transformation quickly and more effectively, explains author of the new book, Cheryl Cran. The book teaches you how to: Leverage your current technical knowledge to increase the rate of innovation. Cran also explains the differences between a Change Manager and a Change Leader.

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Former Verizon Wireless CEO Teaches Leadership Lessons In New Book

Eric Jacobson

Strigl offers a revealing insight into how he led the company in his new book, Managers, can you hear me now? -- co-authored by Frank Swiatek. Good managers, therefore, drive results. The best managers not only want to hear about problems, but also encourage their employees to tell them when they encounter problems or issues they feel are not right. Thanks to the author for providing me an advance copy. Former Verizon Wireless CEO Denny F.

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Leadership Blindspots

Eric Jacobson

"A blindspot is an unrecognized weakness or threat that has the potential to undermine a leader''s success," explains author Robert Bruce Shaw. According to Shaw, there are 2 0 common leadership blindspots that fall under these four categories : Self Team Company Markets Fortunately, Shaw''s book, Leadership Blindspots: How Successful Leaders Identify and Overcome the Weaknesses That Matter , teaches readers how to identify and overcome their blindspots.

Leadership Books To Read This Month

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Let The Story Do The Work explains that at the heart of leadership lies persuasion. In her book, author Esther K. Choy teaches you how to: Dispel any fears that you can't tell great stories. Sense And Respond teaches you how to use that feedback loop to: Create two-way conversations. Eric Jacobson Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Leadership BooksPictured above are two books to add to your list for reading this month.

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Author John Jantsch Explains What It Takes To Sell Today

Eric Jacobson

Author John Jantsch flips the usual sales approach on its head in his new book, Duct Tape Selling: Think Like a Marketer, Sell Like a Superstar. Today''s sales superstars must attract, teach, convert, serve, and measure while developing a personal brand that stands for trust and expertise. Duck Tape Selling Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management John Jantsch Selling

Author Branham On Trust, Exit Interviews And Why Employees Leave

Eric Jacobson

Over the past year, 1,000 people who left an employer told author Leigh Branham the reasons for why they left. In the book, Branham teaches readers how to : Avoid employee-job mismatches. It was a devastating double whammy that had the effect of disappointing everyone in the workforce while, paradoxically, causing the issue of senior leadership to start showing up on their radar as more of a factor with regard to how much discretionary effort they were willing to give (engagement).

Best New Leadership Book Of 2015

Eric Jacobson

After reading nearly 30 new books about leadership this year, my pick for 2015's best new leadership book is, Advisory Leadership , by Greg Friedman , Although the book is authored by an award-winning financial advisor and primarily written for professionals in the financial services industry, this book is a must read for any leader who wants to create a nurturing heart culture that hinges on the human-centric values the next generation of employees hold in high regard.

Author Brad Hams On Eradicating Entitlement In The Workplace

Eric Jacobson

Entitlement is "killing your business," says author Brad Hams. Hams : Leadership must create the environment for them to do this, I believe. They can do it by utilizing the core principals of Ownership Thinking: The Right Education : Teaching employees the fundamentals of business and finance, how their company makes money, and how they add (or take away) value. Entitlement Leadership Books Leadership Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Brad Hams

Into The Storm Teaches 5 Key Teamwork Strategies And Tactics

Eric Jacobson

Authors Bios Dennis N.T. Perkins , author of Into the Storm: Lessons in Teamwork from the Treacherous Sydney to Hobart Ocean Race , is also the author of Leading at The Edge and CEO of Syncretics Group, a consulting firm dedicated to helping leaders and teams thrive under conditions of adversity, uncertainty, and change.

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Paul Smith Teaches You How To Sell With A Story

Eric Jacobson

Drawing on hundreds of interviews with procurement managers, Paul teaches you how to : Select the right story Craft a compelling and memorable narrative Incorporate challenge, conflict, and resolution Use stories to introduce yourself, build rapport, address objections, add value, bring data to life, and create a sense of urgency Storytelling definitely works in sales, explains Paul, "because a great story changes everything. This is a great week.

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The Five Lessons Into The Storm Teaches Leaders

Eric Jacobson

Authors Bios Dennis N.T. Perkins , author of Into the Storm: Lessons in Teamwork from the Treacherous Sydney to Hobart Ocean Race , is also the author of Leading at The Edge and CEO of Syncretics Group, a consulting firm dedicated to helping leaders and teams thrive under conditions of adversity, uncertainty, and change. Management Leadership Books Leadership Into The Storm Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management General Management Skills

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Best Leadership Books To Read In 2015

Eric Jacobson

Perhaps a book that will help you improve your leadership skills. A couple years ago, members of five groups on the professional social media web site LinkedIn voluntarily recommended their favorite books about leadership. They responded to a group discussion question, "Best Leadership Books -- What''s Your Favorite?" It represents many of the vast approaches to leadership in practice today throughout the world. Top Books About Leadership.

Take Command -- How To Be A First Responder In Business (Interview With Author Jake Wood)

Eric Jacobson

October 14 brings a powerful new book full of leadership lessons for " how to be a first responder in business." Jake Wood , author of, Take Command , weaves together hard-learned lessons in leadership and teamwork from his experiences in college football , as a former Marine sniper and as cofounder and CEO of Team Rubicon -- a disaster relief organization that unites military veterans with first responders deployed to areas hit by natural disasters.

I-WE-IT Framework: Transformative Leadership for Social Change

Beth Kanter

On April 6-8th, I’m co-facilitating a transformative leadership retreat with colleagues Heather McLeod Grant, Chris Block, Lance Fors, and Justin Ferrell. This an impact to impact developed and practiced by the American Leadership Forum in Silicon Valley , a network of social change leaders in the heart of technology innovation. In this highly interactive three-day workshop, we’ll take a deep dive into transformative leadership for social change. Leadership

Leadership Lessons From Abraham Lincoln

Eric Jacobson

What he said, according to author Donald T. Phillips, includes many more leadership lessons from Lincoln in his fascinating book, Lincoln on Leadership , where Phillips presents 15 of Lincoln''s leadership statements in today''s vernacular. They teach. Abraham Lincoln Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leadership Leadership Books

Rapid Realignment Teaches Leaders How To Adapt And Stay Focused

Eric Jacobson

The authors, Dr. George H. You'll appreciate the Key Points summaries and the Things To Do suggestions from the authors at the end of each of the nine chapters in the book. Books For Managers Management Corporate Culture Change Management Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Realignment Effective Leadership General Management Skills

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Leadership Lessons From Lincoln

Eric Jacobson

What he said, according to author Donald T. Phillips, includes many more leadership lessons from Lincoln in his fascinating book, Lincoln on Leadership , where Phillips presents 15 of Lincoln's leadership statements in today's vernacular. They teach. Books For Managers Management Leadership Books Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management General Management Skills Abraham Lincoln Lincoln Communications Skills

Spring Break Leadership Book Recommendations

Eric Jacobson

Author Paul Smith explains why storytelling has emerged as a vital skill for every leader and manager. AMA Business Boot Camp -- Management and Leadership Fundamentals That Will See You Successfully Through Your Career. Reilly, this is the book for brushing up on your leadership skills, or learning what to do in your new leadership role. Author Bill McBean has spent nearly 40 years as a successful business owner. Authors are Alan S.

Leadership Lessons From Abraham Lincoln

Eric Jacobson

What he said, according to author Donald T. Phillips, includes many more leadership lessons from Lincoln in his fascinating book, Lincoln on Leadership , where Phillips presents 15 of Lincoln's leadership statements in today's vernacular. They teach. Books For Managers Management Leadership Books Leadership Motivating Employees General Management Skills Leadership Quotes Leadership Skills

Build These Leadership Skills

Eric Jacobson

skip to main | skip to sidebar Eric Jacobson On Management And Leadership Welcome! This blogs tips and ideas are perfect for managers and leaders of all types of small to large businesses and nonprofit organizations. Monday, April 12, 2010 Build These Leadership Skills I had the pleasure of interviewing Overland Park, KS-based author Leigh Branham recently. Hes the author of three best-selling books, including Re-engage and The 7 Hidden Reasons Employees Leave.

Millennials Who Manage

Eric Jacobson

Drawing on extensive research, including a comprehensive, original workplace survey and in-depth interviews with Millennial managers, Millennials Who Manage , offers teaches Millennial readers how to overcome workplace perceptions and become great leaders. Chip Espinoza and Joel Schwarzbart are the authors of the new book, and Espinoza was kind enough to share his answers the following questions about topics he covers in his book.

Five Leadership And Business Books To Read This Fall

Eric Jacobson

Author Paul Smith explains why storytelling has emerged as a vital skill for every leader and manager. AMA Business Boot Camp -- Management and Leadership Fundamentals That Will See You Successfully Through Your Career. Reilly, this is the book for brushing up on your leadership skills, or learning what to do in your new leadership role. Author Bill McBean has spent nearly 40 years as a successful business owner. Authors are Alan S.

Six Reasons It’s Time for Nonprofit Board Management Software

NTEN

Six ways nonprofit board management software can streamline communication, improve efficiency, ensure compliance, save time and money, and make a real difference in your organization. Here are 6 ways nonprofit board management software can streamline communication, improve efficiency, ensure compliance, save time and money, and make a real difference in your organization. Steph Dlugon has worked in marketing and project management for technology firms throughout her career.

Use Storytelling As A Key Leadership Tool

Eric Jacobson

Paul Smith , author of the best-seller book, Lead With A Story , is a true believer in telling stories. Today, many of the most successful organizations on the planet intentionally use storytelling as a key leadership tool ,” explains Smith. Several companies, such as Kimberly-Clark , actively teach storytelling skills to their leaders. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Leade With A Story Leadership Paul Smith Storytelling