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  • What to Do When You're New: How to Be Comfortable, Confident, and Successful in New Situations

    What to Do When You're New: How to Be Comfortable, Confident, and Successful in New Situations

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: Keith Rollag
    Duration: 06:15:00

    Success starts with a simple act: doing something new. It can be starting a new job or school, or moving to a new neighborhood. It can be meeting a prospective client or attending a networking event. To achieve anything in life, you have to put yourself out there, meet new people, and try new things ... [ more ]

  • Debt - Updated and Expanded: The First 5,000 Years

    Debt - Updated and Expanded: The First 5,000 Years

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: David Graeber
    Duration: 17:45:00

    Now in audio, the updated and expanded edition : David Graeber's fresh, fascinating, thought-provoking, and exceedingly timely (Financial Times) history of debt Here anthropologist David Graeber presents a stunning reversal of conventional wisdom: he shows that before there was money, there was debt ... [ more ]

  • Disrupt Yourself: Putting the Power of Disruptive Innovation to Work

    Disrupt Yourself: Putting the Power of Disruptive Innovation to Work

    Genre: Business,Selfhelp,Management & Leadership,Health, Mind, Body & Soul
    Author: Whitney Johnson
    Duration: 03:26:06

    Are you a high potential charting your course within your current organization, a leader trying to jumpstart innovative thinking in your company? Or are you ready to do something new? Consider this simple yet powerful idea: disruptive companies and ideas upend markets by doing something truly differ ... [ more ]

  • Financial Security Bible: How To Build Wealth & Be Happy

    Financial Security Bible: How To Build Wealth & Be Happy

    Genre: Business,Selfhelp,Personal Finance & Entrepreneurs,Health, Mind, Body & Soul
    Author: Mike Summey
    Duration: 12:49:59

    In this era of financial uncertainty in the worldwide economy, it is more important than ever to make sure that your own personal economy is secure. In The Financial Security Bible, you'll learn how to build a financial foundation for yourself and your family that no financial hurricane can break t ... [ more ]

  • AMA Business Boot Camp

    AMA Business Boot Camp

    Genre: Business,Management & Leadership
    Author: Edward T. Reilly
    Duration: 06:15:00

    The preeminent provider of business education worldwide, the American Management Association trains over 100,000 managers and executives a year through its renowned management education seminar programs and conferences. Now, for the first time, the fundamental skills taught by this elite leadership ... [ more ]

  • Smart Tribes: How Teams Become Brilliant Together

    Smart Tribes: How Teams Become Brilliant Together

    Genre: Business,Management & Leadership
    Author: Christine Comaford-Lynch
    Duration: 06:58:00

    Are You Scaring Your People into Mediocrity? All leaders want to outperform, outsell, and outinĀ­novate the competition. And most teams are fully capable of doing so. The problem: we consistently say and do things that spark unconscious fears and keep our people stuck in their Critter State. This ... [ more ]

  • Nonstop Sales Boom: Powerful Strategies to Drive Consistent Growth Year After Year

    Nonstop Sales Boom: Powerful Strategies to Drive Consistent Growth Year After Year

    Genre: Business,Instructional,Business,Instructional
    Author: Colleen Francis
    Duration: 08:37:00

    Feast or famine, boom or bust--it's a pattern that too many sales organizations regard as a necessary evil. And that's plain wrong. If you want a long-term career, you need to get off the roller-coaster of inconsistent results. Instead of frantic scrambles to meet quotas, you can create a strong yea ... [ more ]

  • Law of Success: The Original Classic From the Author of THINK AND GROW RICH (Abridged)

    Law of Success: The Original Classic From the Author of THINK AND GROW RICH (Abridged)

    Genre: Business,Personal Development,Business,Personal Development
    Author: Mitch Horowitz, Napolean Hill
    Duration: 00:47:36

    Discover How to Attain Your Most Cherished Desires in this Compact Edition of the Immortal Laws of Achievement! In The Law of Success, the legendary motivational master Napoleon Hill (Think and Grow Rich) makes his fullest, most in-depth exploration of the fifteen principles that lead you to pro ... [ more ]

  • Driving Loyalty: Turning Every Customer and Employee Into a Raving Fan for Your Brand

    Driving Loyalty: Turning Every Customer and Employee Into a Raving Fan for Your Brand

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: Kirk Kazanjian
    Duration: 08:45:00

    Best-selling author and marketing expert Kirk Kazanjian knows the importance of building brands, nurturing client relations, and forming partnerships. In Driving Loyalty, listeners go behind the scenes of Enterprise Holdings -- the parent company of Enterprise, Alamo, and National rental car compani ... [ more ]

  • Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise

    Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: Anders Ericsson
    Duration: 10:42:19

    Mozart wasn't born with perfect pitch. Most athletes are not born with any natural advantage. Three world-class chess players were sisters, whose success was planned by their parents before they were even born. Anders Ericsson has spent thirty years studying The Special Ones, the geniuses, sports ... [ more ]

  • Tap Into Greatness: How to Stop Managing, Start Leading, and Drive Bigger Impact

    Tap Into Greatness: How to Stop Managing, Start Leading, and Drive Bigger Impact

    Genre: Business,Personal Development,Economics
    Author: Sarah Singer-Nourie
    Duration: 06:01:26

    At some point, every single one of us has reached a point of frustration. A situation where we knew that we were having impact that was far less than what we were capable of. Large organizations are filled with smart people who have great ideas. Unfortunately, most of these people find themselves st ... [ more ]

  • Art of X-Ray Reading: How the Secrets of 25 Great Works of Literature Will Improve Your Writing

    Art of X-Ray Reading: How the Secrets of 25 Great Works of Literature Will Improve Your Writing

    Genre: Business,Literature,Instructional
    Author: Roy Peter Clark
    Duration: 08:12:00

    Roy Peter Clark, one of America's most influential writing teachers, offers writing lessons we can draw from 25 great texts. Where do writers learn their best moves? They use a technique that Roy Peter Clark calls X-ray reading, a form of reading that lets you penetrate beyond the surface of a text ... [ more ]

  • Finding the Next Steve Jobs

    Finding the Next Steve Jobs

    Genre: Business,Management & Leadership,Business,Management & Leadership
    Author: Gene Stone, Nolan Bushnell
    Duration: 04:17:00

    Finding The Next Steve Jobs How to Find, Hire, Keep, and Nurture Creative Talent Nolan Bushnell with Gene Stone Nolan Bushnell founded the groundbreaking gaming company Atari, the restaurant chain Chuck E. Cheese's, and two dozen other companies. He also launched Steve Jobs' career, along with those ... [ more ]

  • Hayek: His Contribution to the Political and Economic Thought of Our Time

    Hayek: His Contribution to the Political and Economic Thought of Our Time

    Genre: Business,Economics
    Author: Eamonn Butler
    Duration: 04:53:00

    Nobel Prize-winner F. A. Hayek is one of the great thinkers of the Twentieth century, but up to now there has been no book for the non-specialist that describes his ideas and explains their significance. Eamonn Butler's clear, systematic, perceptive study fills this gap. Starting with a short survey ... [ more ]

  • Small Business Owner's Guide to a Good Night's Sleep: Preventing and Solving Chronic and Costly Problems

    Small Business Owner's Guide to a Good Night's Sleep: Preventing and Solving Chronic and Costly Problems

    Genre: Business,Personal Finance & Entrepreneurs,Management & Leadership
    Author: Debra Koontz Traverso
    Duration: 07:17:00

    How would you respond to embezzlement? How about allegations of sexual harassment? Or a serious accident involving a company vehicle? Debra Traverso tells you how to prepare for the surprises most likely to throw small businesses off course. She helps you to anticipate both predictable hurdles ... [ more ]

  • Building Social Business: The New Kind of Capitalism That Serves Humanity's Most Pressing Needs

    Building Social Business: The New Kind of Capitalism That Serves Humanity's Most Pressing Needs

    Genre: Business,Management & Leadership
    Author: Muhammad Yunus
    Duration: 08:31:00

    Muhammad Yunus, the practical visionary who pioneered microcredit and won the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize for his world-changing efforts, here develops his revolutionary new concept that promises to redeem the failed promise of free enterprise: social business. Designed to fill the gap between profit-mak ... [ more ]

  • Management Trends: Treating People Right for Effective Results

    Management Trends: Treating People Right for Effective Results

    Genre: Business,Management & Leadership
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 00:24:00

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  • Economic Theory: Master the Basics to Sound Like a Big Shot

    Economic Theory: Master the Basics to Sound Like a Big Shot

    Genre: Business,Economics
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 00:32:00

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  • Knowledge and Decisions

    Knowledge and Decisions

    Genre: Business,Personal Development
    Author: Thomas Sowell
    Duration: 20:57:00

    This reissue of Thomas Sowell's classic study of decision making, which includes a preface by the author, updates his seminal work in the context of The Vision of the Anointed. Sowell, one of America's most celebrated public intellectuals, describes in concrete detail how knowledge is shared and dis ... [ more ]

  • Guerrilla P.R

    Guerrilla P.R

    Genre: Business,Marketing & Sales
    Author: Michael Levine
    Duration: 08:45:00

    Every Fortune 500 corporation, movie star, and scandal queen can attest to the fact that a good publicist is essential to building success and maintaining public support. If you are a small business owner, an entrepreneur, or an undercapitalized beginner seeking an edge in a highly competitive arena ... [ more ]