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The one Thing you Need to know  -  Marcus Buckingham Following the success of the landmark bestsellers First, Break All the Rules and Now, Discover Your Strengths, Marcus Buckingham offers a dramatically new way to understand the art of success.

With The One Thing You Need to Know, he gives readers an invaluable course in outstanding achievement -- a guide to capturing the essence of the three most fundamental areas of professional activity.


The Power of Full Engagement  -  Jim Loehr and Tony Schwartz The number of hours in a day is fixed, but the quantity and quality of energy available to us is not. This fundamental insight has the power to revolutionize the way you live. As Jim Loehr and Tony Schwartz demonstrate in their groundbreaking New York Times bestseller, managing energy, not time, is the key to enduring high performance as well as to health, happiness, and life balance.



Good to Great  -  Jim Collins In what Collins terms a prequel to the bestseller Built to Last he wrote with Jerry Porras, this worthwhile effort explores the way good organizations can be turned into ones that produce great, sustained results.




How  -  Dov Seidman The flood of information and unprecedented transparency reshaping today’s business world has dramatically changed the rules of the game. It’s no longer what you do that sets you apart from others, but how you do what you do.




Great People Decisions  -  Fernandez Araoz "Fernandez-Araoz has captured the essence of building great teams with a masterful and entirely practical study of what goes into getting people selection right."





Kiss, Bow or Shake Hands - Terri Morrison, Wayne Conaway The number-one book on international business etiquette.





What Should I Do with My Life?  -  Po Bronson Po Bronson tells the inspirational true stories of people who have found the most meaningful answers to that great question.






The Pathfinder -  Nicholas Lore DO YOU JUMP OUT OF BED EVERY MORNING AND RUSH TO A JOB YOU LOVE?Or is the work you once enjoyed now just a way to pay the bills? Perhaps you're even doubting your career choice altogether. Let The Pathfinder guide you to a more engaging, fulfilling work life.




The Passion Test  -  Janet Bray Attwood and Chris Attwood Can a simple test change a persona's life? Through their New York Times bestseller The Passion Test, Janet Bray Attwood and Chris Attwood have inspired thousands to shape their lives by discovering their passions and living according to what matters most to them.




"Throughout the coaching process with Douglas, I learned a lot more about who I am as a leader and who I can be. I learned how to focus my energy to achieve my vision. I built better working relationship with my customers, my colleagues, my direct reports and solved more & more difficult problems. Today, I see more opportunities, more growth and more dreams to go for.” - Anthony Leung, Account Director, Johnson & Johnson