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The Best Coaching Question in the World in Just Three Short Words

October 17th, 2017, Michael Bungay Stanier

People sometimes get stressed about having to answer questions, but when it really comes down to it, asking the questions is much harder. Think about the most nerve-racking moments of your life and I’ll bet at least a few of them involved asking a question. Will you marry me? Can I have a raise? As… Read More

Excerpt: Live Large: The Achiever’s Guide to What’s Next

July 28th, 2017, Elizabeth B. Crook

  Live Large: The Achiever’s Guide to What’s Next opens doors for anyone who wants to all of whom they want to be – more powerful, more effective, more satisfied. Regardless of whether you are re-inventing your company, your career or yourself, this is book is where you want to start. One of the most compelling… Read More

5 Reasons Your Company’s Book Club is Failing

July 26th, 2017, Arnie Malham

  1. Bosses dictate which books to read and when to read them. Micro managing is rarely the best route for inspiration. Being told what to read and when to read it results in resentful participation at best. Let your team members read what they want when they want. And then recognize and reward them… Read More

3 Essential Books for Revolutionary Business Growth

Founders Book Club: 3 Essential Books for Revolutionary Business Growth

April 20th, 2017, Kayla Diaz, Website Manager

  If you’re trying to build a company that scales, you have to learn from the business growth experts! Whether you’re trying to set your new company up for a year of exponential growth or an established business working to break through the plateau you’ve just hit, there’s no better time to start revolutionizing your… Read More

We’re Taking It Up a Notch

November 18th, 2015, Kayla Diaz, Website Manager

Friends, We’ve got some great updates to our application to tell you about! Introducing… Notes!Many users requested that we develop a notes function… Your wish was our command! You can now take notes on books that you’ve read or that you are currently reading. Whether it’s to help you fill out your book report or… Read More

Fall’s Top 5 Most Anticipated New Books

October 27th, 2015, Alli Durfee

Fall brings pumpkin spice and everything nice! Along with new book releases and salted caramel lattes. Embrace the season by grabbing one of fall’s most anticipated books suggested by Actionable Books. Rising Strong by Brené Brown Brené Brown, the bestselling author of Daring Greatly and The Gifts of Imperfection is back. Her subject? Dusting yourself off after failure. It’s a… Read More

Carter Mario Success Story

August 20th, 2015, BetterBookClub

Today we continue our series of success stories from BetterBookClub clients by focusing our attention on one of Connecticut’s top personal injury law firms, Carter Mario Injury Lawyers. After visiting cj Advertising—where BetterBookClub was born—in 2008, Carter Mario realized the impact a book club could have in his own organization. After our new web-based application… Read More

Turner Machine Success Story

August 18th, 2015, BetterBookClub

We love hearing from clients embracing the BetterBookClub program! Today, we are going to focus on Turner Machine Company, Inc.—a custom machine builder and full-service machine shop in Smyrna, Tennessee, just 15 miles southeast of Nashville. Like many other successful businesses, Turner Machine has a set of core values to help guide interactions with coworkers,… Read More

Telemedicine Clinic Success Story

August 17th, 2015, BetterBookClub

Reading is global, and so is BetterBookClub! Our client Telemedicine Clinic (TMC) is located in Barcelona, Spain. They are a subspecialist radiology center that provides 24-hour reporting services and support to more than 100 public service hospitals and local health authorities in Europe. Before BetterBookClub, TMC manually logged their employees’ reading, which was complicated and… Read More

Dr. Seuss and His Newest Book

July 28th, 2015, BetterBookClub

  I bet you remember reading Dr. Seuss books as a child. His iconic rhymes were perhaps even the first words you learned how to read. Nearly 25 years after his death, a transcript and drawings of a never-before-seen picture book were discovered and is now being released today. In the book entitled What Pet… Read More

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