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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

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

A Culture That Attracts and Retains Top Employees Starts With You

February 3rd, 2017, BetterBookClub

Here’s a riddle for you: There are four seagulls sitting on the dock. Three decide to leave. How many seagulls are left? Answer: Four. Why? Because deciding to leave and leaving are two different things. In your business, when it comes to building a culture that rocks, it’s a lot like the seagulls. Lots of people talk about it, but… Read More

“Think Big, Act Small” by Jason Jennings

June 30th, 2015, BetterBookClub

Our Book of the Week is “Think Big, Act Small: How America’s Best Performing Companies Keep the Start-Up Spirit Alive” by Jason Jennings. This book came from our very first BetterBookClub library back in 2006! As we begin to celebrate our nation’s birthday, we couldn’t resist selecting a book that has been with us since… Read More

“A Bigger Prize: How We Can Do Better than the Competition” by Margaret Heffernan

June 15th, 2015, BetterBookClub

Our Book of the Week  is “A Bigger Prize: How We Can Do Better than the Competition” by Margaret Heffernan! Heffernan argues that business and, more broadly, society suffer from an excess of competitive pressure. Competition demands a winner. This can breed negative outcomes such as cheating, stress, and fraud just to get ahead. Through her… Read More

“2 Second Lean” by Paul Akers

May 12th, 2015, BetterBookClub

This week we are in Orlando, FL at the Gazelles, Inc Leadership Summit, presented by Fortune Magazine! ‪Our Book of the Week is “2 Second Lean” by Paul Akers. Today we got to hear Akers speak about the 7 Magic Bullets to Building a Lean Culture. In his book, “2 Second Lean,” Akers emphasizes how… Read More

“Scaling Up” by Verne Harnish

May 6th, 2015, BetterBookClub

The BetterBookClub.com team is gearing up for the Leadership Summit Presented by Fortune in Orlando, FL next week! Since we’ll be hearing from the “Growth Guy” ‪‎Verne Harnish‬, his book “Scaling Up” is our ‪Book of the Week‬. You may be familiar with Harnish’s best selling book, “Mastering the Rockefeller Habits.” “Scaling Up” is the… Read More

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