Genres

Audio Books

in Business

  • Five Dysfunctions of a Team

    Five Dysfunctions of a Team

    Genre: Business,Management & Leadership
    Author: Patrick Lencioni
    Duration: 03:43:32

    After her first two weeks observing the problems at DecisionTech, Kathryn Petersen, its new CEO, had more than a few moments when she wondered is she should have taken the job. But Kathryn knew there was little chance she would have turned it down. After all, retirement had made her antsy, and nothi ... [ more ]

  • Upside of Irrationality: The Unexpected Benefits of Defying Logic at Work and at Home

    Upside of Irrationality: The Unexpected Benefits of Defying Logic at Work and at Home

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: Dan Ariely
    Duration: 08:20:00

    The provocative follow-up to the New York Times bestseller Predictably Irrational * Why can large bonuses make CEOs less productive? * How can confusing directions actually help us? * Why is revenge so important to us? * Why is there such a big difference between what we t ... [ more ]

  • Wealth of Nations

    Wealth of Nations

    Genre: Business,Economics
    Author: Adam Smith
    Duration: 36:45:00

    Adam Smith's masterpiece, first published in 1776, is the foundation of modern economic thought and remains the single most important account of the rise of, and the principles behind, modern capitalism. ... [ more ]

  • What Color is Your Parachute? 2016

    What Color is Your Parachute? 2016

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: Richard Nelson Bolles
    Duration: 11:00:00

    What Color Is Your Parachute? is the world's most popular job-hunting guide, revised and updated annually, with more than ten million copies sold. This 2016 edition features the latest studies and perspectives on today's job-market, including proven strategies for finding jobs even when everyone tel ... [ more ]

  • Today Matters: 12 Daily Practices to Guarantee Tomorrow's Success

    Today Matters: 12 Daily Practices to Guarantee Tomorrow's Success

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: John C. Maxwell
    Duration: 03:07:00

    Most of us look at our days in the wrong way: We exaggerate yesterday. We overestimate tomorrow. We underestimate today. The truth is that the most important day you will ever experience is today. Today is the key to your success. Maxwell offers 12 decisions and disciplines - he calls it his daily d ... [ more ]

  • QBQ! The Question Behind the Question: Practicing Personal Accountability at Work and in Life

    QBQ! The Question Behind the Question: Practicing Personal Accountability at Work and in Life

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: John G. Miller
    Duration: 01:42:00

    Introduction: What Ever Happened to… 1. A Picture of Personal Accountability 2. Making Better Choices 3. QBQ! The Question Behind the Question 4. Don’t Ask Why? 5. The Victim 6. Why Is This Happening to Me? 7. Why Do We Have to Go Through All This Change? 8. Why Don’t They Communi ... [ more ]

  • What Successful People Know about Leadership: Advice from America's #1 Leadership Authority

    What Successful People Know about Leadership: Advice from America's #1 Leadership Authority

    Genre: Business,Management & Leadership
    Author: John C. Maxwell
    Duration: 03:58:00

    #1 New York Times bestselling author John C. Maxwell responds to the most popular questions he's received to help listeners achieve greater success. John Maxwell, America's #1 leadership authority, has mastered the art of asking questions, using them to learn and grow, connect with people, chal ... [ more ]

  • Sidetracked Home Executives(TM)

    Sidetracked Home Executives(TM)

    Genre: Business,Personal Development,Business,Personal Development,Business,Personal Development,Business,Personal Development
    Author: Peggy Jones, Pam Young
    Duration: 03:22:00

    Peggy and Pam were two desperately disorganized sisters. They started each day with the best of intentions but they never made it because they were SIDETRACKED HOME EXECUTIVES caught in the disorder of misplaced priorities, half-completed chores, and undirected energies. Two smart ladies who'd never ... [ more ]

  • Good Strategy/Bad Strategy: The Difference and Why It Matters

    Good Strategy/Bad Strategy: The Difference and Why It Matters

    Genre: Business,Management & Leadership
    Author: Richard P. Rumelt
    Duration: 11:52:00

    Developing and implementing a strategy is the central task of a leader, whether the CEO at a Fortune 100 company, an entrepreneur, a church pastor, the head of a school, or a government official. Richard Rumelt argues that the heart of a good strategy is insight, into the true nature of the situatio ... [ more ]

  • Getting Past No: Negotiating in Difficult Situations

    Getting Past No: Negotiating in Difficult Situations

    Genre: Business,Negotiation & Communication
    Author: William Ury
    Duration: 02:07:00

    We all want to get to yes, but what happens when the other person keeps saying no? How can you negotiate successfully with a stubborn boss, an irate customer, or a deceitful coworker? In Getting Past No, William Ury of Harvard Law School's Program on Negotiation offers a proven breakthroug ... [ more ]

  • Little Red Book of Selling

    Little Red Book of Selling

    Genre: Business,Instructional
    Author: Jeffrey Gitomer
    Duration: 04:27:04

    Join a new generation of listeners who have discovered the groundbreaking new V-Book™ format, brought to you by Simon & Schuster Audio and Jeffrey Gitomer, as a powerful and flexible new technology for improving your life and your career. The V-Book™ edition of Jeffrey Gitomer's Little Red Boo ... [ more ]

  • Charisma Myth

    Charisma Myth

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: Olivia Fox Cabane
    Duration: 08:21:23

    For the first time, science and technology have taken charisma apart, figured it out and turned it into an applied science: in controlled laboratory experiments, researchers could raise or lower people's level of charisma as if they were turning a dial. What you'll find here is practical magic: uniq ... [ more ]

  • Rich Dad's Before You Quit Your Job

    Rich Dad's Before You Quit Your Job

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: Robert T. Kiyosaki
    Duration: 08:00:00

    The tenth book in the series provides firsthand accounts of the author's startup companies, what he learned from his successes and failures, and other topics a reader needs to know in order to start a company and quickly develop it. ... [ more ]

  • Speak To Win: How to Present With Power in Any Situation

    Speak To Win: How to Present With Power in Any Situation

    Genre: Business,Negotiation & Communication
    Author: Brian Tracy
    Duration: 05:16:00

    Over the years, world-renowned success expert Brian Tracy has delivered more than 4,000 presentations and spoken personally to more than 5,000,000 people in 46 countries. His ability to deliver a winning speech and verbally communicate his ideas effectively has helped to transform his life and caree ... [ more ]

  • Management Challenges For The 21St Century

    Management Challenges For The 21St Century

    Genre: Business,Management & Leadership
    Author: Peter F. Drucker
    Duration: 06:19:00

    New and revolutionary ideas and perspectives on the central management issues of tomorrow by the man Warren Bennis calls the most important management thinker of our time.In this major new work, Peter F. Drucker discusses how the new paradigms of management will change our basic assumptions about th ... [ more ]

  • Credit Repair Kit for Dummies 2nd Edition

    Credit Repair Kit for Dummies 2nd Edition

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: Steve Bucci
    Duration: 03:04:00

    Avoid bankruptcy, foreclosure, and identity theft All the tools you need to build, rebuild, and maintain great credit Need to clean up your credit? This up-to-date resource is packed with action plans for repairing a bad report, paying down debt, and repairing a bad credit report. You'll discover h ... [ more ]

  • Circle of Greed

    Circle of Greed

    Genre: Biographies,Business
    Author: Patrick Dillon
    Duration: 20:15:00

    Circle of Greed is the epic story of the rise and fall of Bill Lerach, once the leading class action lawyer in America and now a convicted felon. For more than two decades, Lerach threatened, shook down and sued top Fortune 500 companies, including Disney, Apple, Time Warner, and most famously Enro ... [ more ]

  • Insanely Simple: The Obsession that Drives Apple's Success

    Insanely Simple: The Obsession that Drives Apple's Success

    Genre: Business,Personal Development,Economics
    Author: Ken Segall
    Duration: 07:07:00

    To Steve Jobs, Simplicity was a religion. It was also a weapon. Simplicity isn’t just a design principle at Apple—it’s a value that permeates every level of the organization. The obsession with Simplicity is what separates Apple from other technology companies. It’s what helped Apple recover fr ... [ more ]

  • Changewave Investing 2.0: Picking the Next Monster Stocks While Protecting Your Gains in a Volatile Market

    Changewave Investing 2.0: Picking the Next Monster Stocks While Protecting Your Gains in a Volatile Market

    Genre: Business,Personal Development,Personal Finance & Entrepreneurs
    Author: Tobin Smith
    Duration: 05:44:00

    In his groundbreaking first book, Changewave Investing, investment guru Tobin Smith revealed his secrets for scoring triple-digit returns in the stock market by focusing on the emerging sectors that had the best potential for explosive growth, what Smith referred to as change waves. Now, in an all n ... [ more ]

  • Dealstorming: The Secret Weapon That Can Solve Your Toughest Sales Challenges

    Dealstorming: The Secret Weapon That Can Solve Your Toughest Sales Challenges

    Genre: Business,Marketing & Sales
    Author: Tim Sanders
    Duration: 07:29:56

    Sales genius is a team sport. As a B2B sales leader, you know that by Murphys Law, despite your team's best efforts, some deals will inevitably get stuck or key relationships will go sour. And too often, it's the most important ones-the last thing you need when millions of dollars are on the line. ... [ more ]