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Philip Sheldrake
The Business of Influence: Reframing Marketing and PR for the Digital Age

The Business of Influence: Reframing Marketing and PR for the Digital Age

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“The Business of Influence,” released in April 2011 in UK (May in USA), tackles the big question facing companies on how to integrate 21st century technology — i.e. digital media and disintermediation — into the business mix. The book sets out to help companies find a path to navigate through the new technology / internet-laden […]
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Scott Belsky
Making Ideas Happen: Overcoming the Obstacles Between Vision and Reality

Making Ideas Happen: Overcoming the Obstacles Between Vision and Reality

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It was almost 3 years ago when reading Getting Things Done by David Allen that my life drastically changed. From being a highly disorganised whirl of stress and last minute hard work, I become organised and focussed with a mental clarity that I had never had before. It was incredible. But the effect wore off. It […]

Chris Baréz-Brown
Shine: How to Survive and Thrive at Work

Shine: How to Survive and Thrive at Work

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We all have good days and bad days at work. Some days you feel bullet proof. People listen to you, your meetings run like clockwork, and you keep having new ideas. Other days are like wading through quick sand. You can’t get anything done, and when the printer runs out of toner (again) you want […]

Guy Kawasaki
Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds, and Actions

Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds, and Actions

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The entrepreneur’s entrepreneur is back with his 10th book, this time tackling the tricky art of influence and persuasion. Kawasaki (Reality Check: The Irreverent Guide to Outsmarting, Outmanaging and Outmarketing Your Competition, 2011, etc.) transforms the otherwise exhausted and overwrought tropes of how to win friends and influence people with a complete makeover here, whether […]