books about: leveraging
Leveraging the Universe: 7 Steps to Engaging Life's Magic
Atria Books/Beyond Words
You can’t know where or when the Universe will enter your affairs— only that it will. So just pitch your pitches, take your baby steps, enjoy the journey, and prepare to be astounded. Building on the principles shared in Infinite Possibilities and Manifesting Change , New York Times bestselling author Mike Dooley offers his first “how-to” book, spelling out exactly what can, should, and must be done to harness the Universe and ...
Executive Presence: The Art of Commanding Respect Like a CEO
Get the Key to the Boardroom with Powerful Executive Presence! “This book can be a key aid in helping you make it to the next level! Great coaching for anyone who is even thinking of becoming an executive!” Marshall Goldsmith, New York Times bestselling author of What Got You Here Won’t Get You There “On the corporate battlefield a true leader’s success is based upon his or her ability to communicate effectively, persuade ...
The Truth About Delegation: Grow Your Profits By Leveraging Other's People Power, Time, & Talents
Are you working yourself into the ground by trying to get it all done in your business? Have you tried to delegate but got burned? Currently delegating, but still feels like you have a thousand things on your to-do list to do? What if I said there is a way of getting your team to do things right the first time, every time. Want to learn how to delegate masterfully & profitably (without have to babysit your team?) Then you are in ...
Rich Dad's Advisors: OPM: How to Attract Other People's Money for Your Investments--The Ultimate Leverage
Michael A. Lechter
Warners Business Books
Other People's Money-You will learn how to: * Create strategies for using Other People's Money to leverage your way to financial freedom * Look beyond the limits of your own resources-in starting a business or making investments * Bring investors into your business without giving away the store * Find the sources that successful investors use in harnessting Other People's Money * Locate-and evaluate-the different kinds of OPM available to you * ...
Enterprise Architecture As Strategy: Creating a Foundation for Business Execution
Jeanne W. Ross
Harvard Business Review Press
Does it seem you’ve formulated a rock-solid strategy, yet your firm still can’t get ahead? If so, construct a solid foundation for business executionan IT infrastructure and digitized business processes to automate your company’s core capabilities. In Enterprise Architecture as Strategy: Creating a Foundation for Business Execution, authors Jeanne W. Ross, Peter Weill, and David C. Robertson show you how. The key? Make tough decisions ...
Leverage Leadership: A Practical Guide to Building Exceptional Schools
Paul Bambrick-Santoyo (Managing Director of Uncommon Schools) shows leaders how they can raise their schools to greatness by following a core set of principles. These seven principles, or "levers," allow for consistent, transformational, and replicable growth. With intentional focus on these areas, leaders will leverage much more learning from the same amount of time investment. Fundamentally, each of these seven levers answers the core ...
Architecting the Cloud: Design Decisions for Cloud Computing Service Models (SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS)
Michael J. Kavis
An expert guide to selecting the right cloud service model for your business Cloud computing is all the rage, allowing for the delivery of computing and storage capacity to a diverse community of end-recipients. However, before you can decide on a cloud model, you need to determine what the ideal cloud service model is for your business. Helping you cut through all the haze, Architecting the Cloud is vendor neutral and guides you in making ...
Global Brand Power: Leveraging Branding for Long-Term Growth (Wharton Executive Essentials)
Wharton Digital Press, 2013
The branding bible for today’s globalized world Today, brands have become even more important than the products they represent: their stories travel with lightning speed through social media and the Internet and across countries and diverse cultures. A brand must be elastic enough to allow for reasonable category and product-line extensions, flexible enough to change with dynamic market conditions, consistent enough so that consumers who ...
Inside the Tornado: Strategies for Developing, Leveraging, and Surviving Hypergrowth Markets (Collins ...
Geoffrey A. Moore
In this, the second of Geoff Moore's classic three-part marketing series, Moore provides highly useful guidelines for moving products beyond early adopters and into the lucrative mainstream market. Updated for the HarperBusiness Essentials series with a new author's note. Once a product "crosses the chasm" it is faced with the "tornado," a make or break time period where mainstream customers determine whether the product takes off or falls ...
Tribal Leadership: Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization
“ Tribal Leadership gives amazingly insightful perspective on how people interact and succeed. I learned about myself and learned lessons I will carry with me and reflect on for the rest of my life.” —John W. Fanning, Founding Chairman and CEO napster Inc. “An unusually nuanced view of high-performance cultures.” — Inc. Within each corporation are anywhere from a few to hundreds of separate tribes. In Tribal Leadership , Dave ...
Leveraging the Power of your Thought (Fulfilling Life series)
The ability of the human mind to solve problems is the strongest power in the world. The ability to think! In the following book you will discover a new way of thinking, unlike anything you have known before. A new approach to your thought process and your ability to fulfill anything you desire, by using the vast potential that exists in each and every one of us. The infinite potential to fulfill every worthy goal we have set for ourselves. The ...
Investment Banking: Valuation, Leveraged Buyouts, and Mergers and Acquisitions
In the constantly evolving world of finance, a solid technical foundation is an essential tool for success. Due to the fast-paced nature of this world, however, no one has been able to take the time to properly codify the lifeblood of the corporate financier’s work—namely, valuation. Rosenbaum and Pearl have responded to this need by writing the book that they wish had existed when they were trying to break into Wall Street. Investment ...
The Value of Debt: How to Manage Both Sides of a Balance Sheet to Maximize Wealth
Thomas J. Anderson
A New York Times bestseller and one of the Ten Best Business Books of 2013 by WealthManagement.com , this book brings a new vision of the value of debt in the management of individual and family wealth In this groundbreaking book, author Tom Anderson argues that, despite the reflex aversion most people have to debt—an aversion that is vociferously preached by most personal finance authors—wealthy individuals and families, as well as ...
Knowledge Management Tools and Techniques
Knowledge management (KM) - or the practice of using information and collaboration technologies and processes to capture organizational learning and thereby improve business performance - is becoming one of the key disciplines in management, especially in large companies. Many books, magazines, conferences, vendors, consultancies, Web sites, online communities and email lists have been formed around this concept. This practical book focuses on ...
BIM and Construction Management: Proven Tools, Methods, and Workflows
Offering practical advice and tested techniques, this book serves as the first and only building information modeling (BIM) integration guide for the construction industry. You’ll explore crucial construction tasks such as estimating, staging, sustainability testing, multiple model trade coordination, and digital detail resolution. In addition, the book also looks at facility management models and offers a clear picture of how the featured ...
Blended Learning in Grades 4-12: Leveraging the Power of Technology to Create Student-Centered Classrooms
Catlin R. (Rice) Tucker
This guide helps teachers integrate online with face-to-face instruction to personalize learning, increase engagement, and prepare students for high-stakes exams without sacrificing class time.
Big Data: Understanding How Data Powers Big Business
Leverage big data to add value to your business Social media analytics, web-tracking, and other technologies help companies acquire and handle massive amounts of data to better understand their customers, products, competition, and markets. Armed with the insights from big data, companies can improve customer experience and products, add value, and increase return on investment. The tricky part for busy IT professionals and executives is how ...
Step Up: Lead in Six Moments that Matter
No matter what your title or place on the organization chart, you have the potential to be a leader—or more precisely, the potential to exercise leadership in the moments that matter most. Leadership is not a job title or position, but rather an action. In certain moments and situations, anyone can rise to the occasion to act as a leader—gaining respect, confidence, and ultimately greater success in the organization. But how can you ...
Power Branding: Leveraging the Success of the World's Best Brands
Every one of the largest, most successful corporations were, at some point, mere startups. McKee explains what enables some companies to grow bigger and better, while others stumble along year after year, running but never winning the race. The difference is that the biggest and best brands aren’t slaves to conventional marketing wisdom. McKee shows by example how the same, sometimes counter-intuitive, strategies ...
Business Models For Dummies
Write a business model? Easy. Business Models For Dummies helps you write a solid business model to further define your company's goals and increase attractiveness to customers. Inside, you'll discover how to: make a value proposition; define a market segment; locate your company's position in the value chain; create a revenue generation statement; identify competitors, complementors, and other network effects; develop a competitive strategy; ...
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