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Thinking Into The Corners
By Michel Theriault
Series: Quick Guides for Managers, Guide #2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,410. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Stop Thinking Outside The Box. When options are limitless, you'll miss the obvious. Instead, stretch yourself and your staff to find the valuable solutions waiting in the corners.
Waging Business Warfare - Lessons from the Military Masters in Achieving Competetive Superiority - Revised and Updated Edition
By David Rogers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
In business, winning may be impossible--unless you are a master of military strategy. The same techniques that made Napoleon an incomparable conqueror are still being employed today by business and financial giants. This book shows how it can be done. Edited and updated for 2014 with an extensive new preface by the author.
Problem Solved!
By David Goldsmith
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,500. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Problem Solved!: The Secrets of Decision Making and Problem Solving gives the reader an inside look at the fine points of decision making and problem solving. In this book you will learn the tools and techniques necessary to become an expert decision maker and problem solver.
An Executive Summary of Charles Duhigg's 'The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Dan Ariely's 'The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone--Especially Ourselves'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Applied psychology
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
An Executive Summary of Daniel Kahneman's 'Thinking, Fast and Slow'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of Nassim Nicholas Taleb's 'Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of Malcolm Gladwell's 'David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition.
An Executive Summary of Uri Gneezy and John A. List's 'The Why Axis: Hidden Motives and the Undiscovered Economics of Everyday Life'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
The Lemonade Stand
By Mike Wallick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
(4.00 from 1 review)
Along the lines of "Who Moved My Cheese?" this book is an extremely clever illustrated look at common errors many small businesses make during their lifetime. Watch this lemonade stand start-up and face serious situations like cost controls and employee theft, in a light easy to understand way. Illustrated by the author's ten year old daughter, you will get the point and enjoy reading this one.
Winning With People Summary
By Maxwell Summaries
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014 and represented by Hodder Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Gain a full understanding of the key business ideas in Winning With People Within Minutes ! This summary touches on, the 25 key "People Principles" it also includes an overview on How to build good relationships based on these rules and How to correct relationship problems by changing your attitude or actions.
Psychonomics: How Modern Science Aims to Conquer the Mind and How the Mind Prevails
By Eric Robert Morse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,630. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
In Psychonomics, Morse uses captivating stories to bring to life the often mystifying world of behavioral psychology. We hear tales of beautiful fashion models and brilliant finance models, of MVP quarterbacks and GDP architects. In all of these stories, Morse shows how modern science uses the most advanced techne and experiments to defeat the human mind, and, ultimately, how the mind wins.
Yes You Can Have a Successful Business and a Fantastic Life
By Jann Meehan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,820. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Do you have the business of your dreams, but your dreams haven’t quite turned out as you’d hoped? Jann Meehan, Success Coach, has been there with her own business and life and come out the other side. Full of wisdom, humour and compassion, this book will guide you through the steps you need to take to turn the life and business you have into the life and business you’ve always wanted. Read it!
Game Theory for Business: A Simple Introduction
By K.H. Erickson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,340. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
Game Theory for Business: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its central ideas and methods. Understand business goals, adverse selection, moral hazard, a bait and switch strategy, long-run business relationships, and show business. Examine price competition, collusion, industry entry deterrence, behavioural strategies to outmanoeuvre rivals, and niche product opportunities.
Helping Employees Embrace Change
By Robert C. Mason
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
(5.00 from 1 review)
Change is abundant and all around us, but change at the workplace always seems to be a trying experience. In this leadership book the author offers his theory on the real reason behind employees "fear of change" in the workplace. Once you understand the real reason for resistance you can be proactive with how you roll out change.
The Illustrated Art of War: Sun Tzu
By Cognoscenti Books
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Sun Tzu’s Art of War has been read and appreciated by a host of military men and philosophers down through the ages. More recently, it has become popular as a manual for business success and guide to boardroom battles, seen by many as a lodestar in achieving success in the ruthless world of competitive capitalism.
Choice Theory: A Simple Introduction
By K.H. Erickson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,920. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Choice Theory: A Simple Introduction offers an accessible guide to its central ideas and methods. Understand expected value, expected utility, and prospect theory, along with risk neutral, risk averse and risk seeking attitudes. Examine zero-sum games and minimax strategies, auction theory and the revenue equivalence theorem, and voting theory with the median voter theorem and Condorcet cycles.
Как сделать правильный выбор
By François Rolly
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,180. Language: Russian. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Связь ваших решений когда-либо ваши причины. Ваши решения могут быть правы, ваши причины, безусловно, будет неправильно. Именно правильное решение, будь то сотрудник или начальник, в один прекрасный день он может расценить это. Rational, импульсивный, интуитивный, эмоциональный ... С или без сожаления. Еще не решил или нет. Но если вы никогда не приняли меры, то она должна измениться.
How to take a good decision
By François Rolly
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,310. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Communicate your decisions ever your reasons. Your decisions may be right, your reasons will certainly be wrong. Exactly the right decision, whether you are an employee or boss, one day he will take it. Rational, impulsive, intuitive, emotional ... With or without regret. Undecided or not. But if you've never taken action then it must change.
Comment prendre une bonne décision
By François Rolly
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,750. Language: French. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Faites connaître vos décisions, jamais vos raisons. 
Vos décisions peuvent être bonnes, vos raisons seront certainement mauvaises. La bonne décision justement, que ce soit vous salarié ou patron, un jour il faudra la prendre. Rationnel, impulsif, intuitif, émotif... Avec ou sans regret. Indécis ou non. Mais si vous n’êtes jamais passé à l’action alors il faut que cela change.