Category Archives: BUSINESS

The Grid: The Decision-making Tool for Every Business – Matt Watkinson

The Grid: The Decision-making Tool for Every Business Book Cover The Grid: The Decision-making Tool for Every Business
Matt Watkinson
Business / Performance
Random House Business
2017
352

In this book, Matt Watkinson reveals the 9 elements that make up every successful business. More specifically, you will learn:

  • How to satisfy customers by providing them exactly what they want.
  • How to anticipate changes in the market to stay ahead of competition.
  • How to fine-tune your business model using a convenient model.
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The 80/20 Principle and 92 Other Power Laws of Nature: The Science of Success – Richard Koch

The 80/20 Principle and 92 Other Power Laws of Nature: The Science of Success Book Cover The 80/20 Principle and 92 Other Power Laws of Nature: The Science of Success
Richard Koch
Business / Productivity
Nicholas Brealey Publishing
2013
338

In this book, best-selling author Richard Koch connects science and natural laws to business and success. More specifically, you will learn:

  • Why the 80/20-rule can make or break your business.
  • How the universal principles from the fields of biology, physics and other natural laws can influence your company's success.
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Crucial Accountability

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Kerry Patterson, Joseph Granny, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler, David Maxfield
Business / Management
McGraw-Hill Education
2013
304

In this book, the founders of the top leadership company VitalSmarts will teach you how to deal with violated expectations in the workplace. More specifically, you will learn:

  • How to hold effective accountability discussions.
  • How to solve a problem with an employee or co-worker without harming the relationship.
  • Why accountability meetings are crucial for organizational effectiveness.
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One Second Ahead – Rasmus Hougaard

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Rasmus Hougaard
Business / Performance
Palgrave Macmillan
2015
256

In this book, expert Rasmus Hougaard explains how mindfulness tactics can benefit performance within the work environment. He will teach you:

  • How to use mindfulness to set your goals and priorities straight.
  • How mindfulness can facilitate organizational change.
  • How to activate creative thinking at your workplace.
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No Excuses – Brian Tracy

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Brian Tracy
Business
Carroll & Graf
2010
304

In this book, Brian Tracy explains how you can utilize the power of self-discipline to achieve maximum success, both in life and business. More specifically, you'll learn:

  • How to set measurable goals and achieve them fast.
  • How to prioritize your work and become an expert time manager.
  • How to reach financial freedom by the power of courage.
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The 21 Irrefutable Laws Of Leadership – John Maxwell

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John Maxwell
Business / Leadership
Thomas Nelson
1998
256

This book is destined for all people who want to gain a better understanding of leadership and/or aspire to be a greater leader, either today or in the future. The 21 laws of leadership are explained in detail in our full book guide.

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Smarter Faster Better – Charles Duhigg

Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets Of Being Productive in Life and Business Book Cover Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets Of Being Productive in Life and Business
Charles Duhigg
Business / Productivity
Random House Inc.
2016
400

In this book, Charles Duhigg will teach you how to master real productivity, both in life and business. Additionally, you will learn:

  • The 8 key productivity concepts, from motivation and goal-setting to focus and decision-making.
  • The psychology and neuroscience behind leading a productive life.
  • How to get inspired and become the best version of yourself.
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Be Obsessed Or Be Average – Grant Cardone

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Grant Cardone
Business
Penguin Publishing Group
2016
240

In this book, multimillionaire Grant Cardone will teach you how to get obsessed and achieve anything you want in life. In addition to that, he will teach you:

  • How to set crazy goals - and reach them
  • How to 'feed the beast' and become great at what you do
  • How to shut down the doubters, nay-sayers and haters
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The 4-Hour Workweek – Timothy Ferriss

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Timothy Ferriss
Business / Productivity
Harmony Books
2009
411

In this book, Timothy Ferriss will teach you:

  • How to be productive and making an income while traveling the world and having fun.
  • How to escape your 9-5 office job and doing what you love.
  • How to find your 'Muse' and outsource your life to virtual assistants for less than 5$/hour.
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Deep Work – Cal Newport

Deep Work: Rules for Focussed Success in a Distracted World Book Cover Deep Work: Rules for Focussed Success in a Distracted World
Cal Newport
Business / Productivity
Grand Central Publishing
2016
304

In this book, Cal Newport guides us how to regain focus in a world full of distractions. How can we deliver quality work in a world of chaos and an endless amount of external stimuli? Cal Newport provides the answers.

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