Posts Tagged ‘AMACOM’

Upside: A book review by Bob Morris

Upside: Profiting from the Profound Demographic Shifts Ahead
Kenneth Gronbach with M.J. Moye
AMACOM (Apfil 2017)

How to identify and then pursue effectively any/all upside opportunities that result from shifting demographics

In this volume, Kenneth Gronbach … READ MORE

You’ve Got 8 Seconds: A book review by Bob Morris

You’ve Got 8 Seconds: Communication Secrets for a Distracted World
Paul Hellman
AMACOM (March 2017)

“Never, never, never give up!” Winston Churchill

Churchill makes an excellent point, one that I selected to serve … READ MORE

10 tips on how to sharpen your emails

 

On average, most of us receive about 275 emails each day and probably reply (on average) to 20-25.

Which to read is one issue, whether or not to respond is another, and how to make each response effective is … READ MORE

Robert Bruce Shaw on “Extreme Teams”: An interview by Bob Morris

Robert Bruce Shaw assists business leaders in building organizations and teams capable of superior performance. His specialty is working closely with senior executives, as individuals and as groups, on organizational and leadership effectiveness. Robert often works with leaders … READ MORE

Great Teams: Value Fit Over Capabilities

In Extreme Teams, Robert Bruce Shaw explains “why Pixar, Netflix, Airbnb, and other cutting-edge companies succeed where most fail.” They create a workplace culture within which great teams are most likely to thrive.

Shaw suggests takeaways for … READ MORE

Extreme Teams: A book review by Bob Morris

Extreme Teams: Why Pixar, Netflix, Airbnb, and Other Cutting-Edge Companies Succeed Where Most Fail
Robert Bruce Shaw
AMACOM (January 2017)

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead

I … READ MORE

Great Teams: Foster a Shared Obsession

In Extreme Teams, Robert Bruce Shaw explains “why Pixar, Netflix, Airbnb, and other cutting-edge companies succeed where most fail.” They create a workplace culture within which great teams are most likely to thrive.

Shaw suggests takeaways for … READ MORE

Geoffrey Colon on “Disruptive Marketing”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Photo by Stuart Tracte

Geoffrey Colon is the voice at the intersection of marketing, tech, and popular culture. Thinking is his commodity. DJ, data punk, podcaster and author, Geoffrey is a Communications Designer at … READ MORE

Geoffrey Colon on “Disruptive Marketing”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Photo by Stuart Tracte

Geoffrey Colon is the voice at the intersection of marketing, tech, and popular culture. Thinking is his commodity. DJ, data punk, podcaster and author, Geoffrey is a Communications Designer at … READ MORE

The Power of Asking the Right Questions

In Ask More, Frank Sesno explains how developing “the power of questions” can help almost anyone to achieve both short- and long-term objectives, whatever they may be.

For example, peak performers in executive search claim that they learn much more about candidates from the questions they ask … READ MORE

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