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The Knowledge Illusion: Why We Never Think Alone
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ean: 9780399184369, isbn: 0399184368,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
“The Knowledge Illusion is filled with insights on how we should deal with our individual ignorance and collective wisdom.” —Steven PinkerWe all think we know more than we actually do. Humans have built hugely complex societies and technolog...
Getting Ready to Negotiate: The Getting to Yes Workbook (Penguin Business)
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mpn: 9780140235319, ean: 9780140235319, isbn: 0140235310,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
This companion volume to the negotiation classic Getting to Yes explores the negotiation process in depth and presents case studies, charts, and worksheets for blueprinting and personalized negotiating strategy....
Out of Our Minds: The Power of Being Creative
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ean: 9780857087416, isbn: 085708741X,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Creativity is critical.Out of Our Minds explores creativity: its value in business, its ubiquity in children, its perceived absence in many adults and the phenomenon through which it disappears — and offers a groundbreaking approach for getting it ...
The Hour Between Dog and Wolf: How Risk Taking Transforms Us, Body and Mind
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ean: 9780143123408, isbn: 9780143123408,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
A successful Wall Street trader turned neuroscientist reveals how risk taking and stress transform our body chemistryBefore he became a world-class scientist, John Coates ran a derivatives trading desk in New York City. He used the expression “the ...
Analytics at Work: Smarter Decisions, Better Results
By Harvard Business Review Press
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sku: 9781422177693, ean: 9781422177693, isbn: 9781422177693,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
Most companies have massive amounts of data at their disposal, yet fail to utilize it in any meaningful way. But a powerful new business tool - analytics - is enabling many firms to aggressively leverage their data in key business decisions and proce...
The Enemies of Excellence: 7 Reasons Why We Sabotage Success
By The Crossroad Publishing Company
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mpn: black & white line drawings, charts, ean: 9780824526269, isbn: 9780824526269,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
A handbook that addresses the moral failures and corruption of political and corporate officials, this reference suggests that, regardless of how morally strong a leader, all face seven core risks, but by identifying and learning to recognize each ri...
Managing the Unexpected: Sustained Performance in a Complex World
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ean: 9781118862414, isbn: 1118862414,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Improve your company's ability to avoid or manage crisesManaging the Unexpected, Third Edition is a thoroughly revised text that offers an updated look at the groundbreaking ideas explored in the first and second editions. Revised to reflect events e...
Can You Outsmart an Economist?: 100+ Puzzles to Train Your Brain
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mpn: 43192-389826, ean: 9781328489869, isbn: 1328489868,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
“Will delight and inform anyone who enjoys rigorous thinking and the unexpected conclusions it delivers.” — Jamie Whyte, author of Crimes Against Logic “This ingenious gallop through the mind of Steven Landsburg enables you to think like an e...
Lead and Disrupt: How to Solve the Innovator's Dilemma
By Stanford Business Books
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 33 reviews
In the past few years, a number of well-known firms have failed; think of Blockbuster, Kodak, or RadioShack. When we read about their demise, it often seems inevitable―a natural part of "creative destruction." But closer examination reveals a distu...
FAST: 4 Principles Every Business Needs to Achieve Success and Drive Results
By Next Century Publishing
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ean: 9781681020570, isbn: 9781681020570,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
FocusAccountabilitySimplicityTransparency Business and leadership in general are fast changing worlds. But too often policies, procedures, and bureaucracy can slow necessary changes to a crawl, and negatively affect a company’s bottom line. Enter F...
The Runaway Species: How human creativity remakes the world
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ean: 9781948226035, isbn: 1948226030,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
“The authors look at art and science together to examine how innovations―from Picasso’s initially offensive paintings to Steve Jobs’s startling iPhone―build on what already exists and rely on three brain operations: bending, breaking and bl...
Executive Compensation Best Practices
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ean: 9780470223796, isbn: 0470223790,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Executive Compensation Best Practices demystifies the topic of executive compensation, with a hands-on guide providing comprehensive compensation guidance for all members of the board. Essential reading for board members, CEOs, and senior human resou...
The Fuzzy and the Techie: Why the Liberal Arts Will Rule the Digital World
By HOUGHTON MIFFLIN HARCOURT
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ean: 9780544944770, isbn: 0544944771,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
Financial Times Business Book of the Month Finalist for the 2016 Financial Times/McKinsey Bracken Bower Prize A leading venture capitalist offers surprising revelations on who is going to be driving innovation in the years to comeScott Hartley first ...
NeuroWisdom: The New Brain Science of Money, Happiness, and Success
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ean: 9781682303054, isbn: 1682303055,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Perfect for readers of How God Changes Your Brain, two researchers present over thirty brain exercises to help readers generate happiness and success, in business and in life. ”This remarkable book translates state-of-the art neuroscience into prac...
Meltdown: Why Our Systems Fail and What We Can Do About It
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mpn: 43192-262430, ean: 9780735222632, isbn: 9780735222632,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
A groundbreaking take on how complexity causes failure in all kinds of modern systems--from social media to air travel--this practical and entertaining book reveals how we can prevent meltdowns in business and life"Endlessly fascinating, brimming wit...
Unsafe Thinking: How to be Nimble and Bold When You Need It Most
By Da Capo Lifelong Books
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ean: 9780738220147, isbn: 0738220140,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
A Financial Times Book of the Month"An enchanting book about how to question the conventional, challenge the status quo, and unlock the creative solutions right under your nose." --Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author of Originals, Give and ...
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