Posts Tagged ‘John Wiley & Sons’

Money & Power: Another “must read” for busy executives

Money & PowerToo busy to read books?

Here’s a direct link to valuable advice from Tim Ferris who explains how to read 300% faster in only 20 minutes.

Meanwhile, busy as you no doubt are, you also need to check out Money & Power: … READ MORE

Build for Change: A book review by Bob Morris

Build for ChangeBuild for Change: Revolutionizing Customer Engagement Through Continuous Digital Innovation
Alan Trefler
John Wiley & Sons (2014)

How and why a focus on high tech and high touch will actively engage customers and fully respond to their expectations

The title of my review … READ MORE

The Gamification of Learning and Instruction Fieldbook: A book review by Bob Morris

Gamification of LearningThe Gamification of Learning and Instruction Fieldbook: Ideas into Practice
Karl Kapp, Lucas Blair, and Rich Mesch, Co-Editors
John Wiley & Sons (2014)

Essential principles by which to design, develop, and create interactive, high-impact learning experiences

In Chapters 1-12, the three co-editors – Karl Kapp, … READ MORE

Code Halos: A book review by Bob Morris

Code HalosCode Halos: How the Digital Lives of People, Things, and Organizations are Changing the Rules of Business
Malcolm Frank, Paul Roehrig, and Ben Pring
John Wiley & Sons (2014)

How and why halo issues are, in fact, business issues for everyone involved in the … READ MORE

Joseph McCormack, author of BRIEF: An Interview by Bob Morris

Joe-McCormack00306-241x300Joe McCormack is on a mission to help organizations master the art of the short story. In an age of shrinking attention spans, non-stop interruptions, and a flood of information, the messages business leaders send out are getting lost in a sea of words.

An experienced … READ MORE

Taming the Big Data Tidal Wave: A book review by Bob Morris

Taming the Big DataTaming the Big Data Tidal Wave: Finding Opportunities in Huge Data Streams with Advanced Analytics
Bill Franks
John Wiley & Sons (2014)

How Big Data can help any organization improve productivity, create value, stay competitive, and recognize new trends

What we have in Taming … READ MORE

Business Strategy: A book review by Bob Morris

Business StrategyBusiness Strategy: Plan, Execute, Win
Patrick J. Stroh
John Wiley & Sons (2014)

How to formulate and then execute strategies that will help you achieve your objectives at work and everywhere else

Just as in residential real estate, for every house there … READ MORE

Pivot Points: A book review by Bob Morris

Pivot PointsPivot Points: Five Decisions Every Successful Leader Must Make
Julia Tang Peters
John Wiley & Sons (2014)

Valuable lessons to be learned from five male leaders

Julia Tang Peters focuses on five male leaders, devoting a separate chapter to each, who offer real-world perspectives on how … READ MORE

Jeremy Eden and Terri Long: An interview by Bob Morris

Jeremy-EdenJeremy Eden and Terri Long are co-founders and co-CEOs of Harvest Earnings Group, Inc. Jeremy has decades of consulting and performance improvement experience in business and government including at McKinsey and Company. Terri was in the corporate banking world for eighteen years before joining Jeremy … READ MORE

Julia Tang Peters on “Five Types of a Pivotal Decisions”

PetersIn her recently published book, Pivot Points, Julia Tang Peters identifies five decisions every successful leader must make:

1. The launching decision makes a commitment to mater specialized skills in order to no more, much more than the given job requires.

2. The turning point decision responds … READ MORE


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