All. the. Way. to. the. Top. “Exceptional in its depth, this is a business book with
particular relevance. Books about business leadership are almost uniformly 'light'
in the sense that they mostly offer strategic platitudes but few implementation ...
Author: Jesse L. Calloway PhD
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
About the Design of this Book In support of the information contained herein, various references are provided, reflecting the extensiveness of the scholarly research and topic review. Thus, you will observe frequent citations and source identifiers in the following form: (author, year, page). Additionally, as key business and technical concepts are discussedsuch as capital budgeting, analytical marketing, and statistical applicationstutorial information will be provided to assure reader comprehension. And finally, key leadership insights are offered to solidify understanding of character execution of the presented strategies and theory. Author and journalist Ernest Hemingway wrote: Show the readers everything, tell them nothing. Thus, you will note I have liberally used diagrams, charts, and graphs as my intent is to take advantage of Hemingways sentiments to aid you in comprehending the concepts and strategies presented. The first chapter focuses on leadership definitions, theories, and principles. Building on this foundation, discussion of a key piece of corporate and organizational infrastructure (the performance appraisal) follows, which is linked to the theory presented. An overview of corporate structure follows, with emphasis on corporate initiation, implementation, and operation. You are then introduced to a simulated corporation, Summit Consumables Incorporated. Next comes a systematized discussion of inputs, processing, and outputs (IPO). Then I introduce my leadership improvement model (the 5C LIM). This model is applied by a simulation that demonstrates how to handle corporate and business scenarios seen in the examples of six Summit Consumables employees as they respond to performance evaluation results. Bolstered by previously reviewed leadership strategies, the book then offers leadership-oriented approachespurpose, preparation, perception, persuasion, and power (the 5 Ps)for development and delivery of individual presentations, leveraging the previously introduced Summit Consumables employees. The final chapter demonstrates how stages of the 5C LIM may be used as a stand-alone model to circumvent issues and opportunities occurring in the typical world of leaders.
This is the story of Ohio State's undefeated run to the 1968 national championship.
Author: Steve Greenberg
Publisher: Sports Publishing LLC
This is the story of Ohio State's undefeated run to the 1968 national championship. For Ohio State football loyalists, there hasn't been a time like the 1968 season. In '68, OSU completed a 10-0-0 sweep, won the Rose Bowl over O.J. Simpson and Southern Cal, and finished as the national champion. It was a team of household names for Ohio State fans: Kern, Brockington, Otis, Tatum, Hayden, Stillwagon, Gillian, Provost, Polaski, Foley, Worden, Adams, White, Whitfield, Jankowski, Long, Maciejowski, and Zelina -- the latter of whom is the co-author of this work.
This is the story of a little girl who just wanted to go, even when others tried to stop her.
Author: Annette Bay Pimentel
Publisher: Sourcebooks Explore
This is the story of a little girl who just wanted to go, even when others tried to stop her. Jennifer Keelan was determined to make a change--even if she was just a kid. She never thought her wheelchair could slow her down, but the way the world around her was built made it hard to do even simple things. Like going to school, or eating lunch in the cafeteria. Jennifer knew that everyone deserves a voice! Then the Americans with Disabilities Act, a law that would make public spaces much more accessible to people with disabilities, was proposed to Congress. And to make sureit passed, Jennifer went to the steps of the Capitol building in Washington DC to convince them. And, without her wheelchair, she climbed. ALL THE WAY TO THE TOP!
BY THE TIME I'VE RETURNED TO THE HOUSE GRETA'S GOT DINNER ON
THE table, and she's dressed in a little red halter-top sundress that leaves
enough to the imagination while giving a glimpse of everything enough to
Author: Violet Haze
Publisher: Stoked Publishing House
In one day, I get fired from my job and discover my long-term boyfriend is cheating on me. Guess now is the perfect time to return home and visit my dad while rebuilding my life. Turns out he’s on vacation and his best friend Theo is staying with us. Standing undressed in the bedroom doorway, he stares at me with hunger in his eyes, and the last thing I’ll do is deny him what we both want. When one passionate kiss leads to something more, what will my father have to say about us taking our mutual attraction all the way?
The book clearly explains what separates the winners from the losers. Harvey Mackay knows all the tricks of the trade and shares them.
Author: Harvey Mackay
Publisher: Random House
'An extraordinary treasure chest of information you can apply immediately to your business, your life, your relationships and your goal' Kenneth Blanchard, author of The One Minute Manager.The man who taught us how to swim with the sharks is back with a boatload of tips and techniques for becoming successful and savvy in everything we do.To Harvey Mackay 'pushing the envelope' means pushing the boundaries and yourself to maximise your advantage - to be better, faster and smarter and to get the results you want in business and in life.Totally engaging, fun to read with lively and succinct commentary on how to succeed in life. The book clearly explains what separates the winners from the losers. Harvey Mackay knows all the tricks of the trade and shares them. He advises on appearance, creativity, motivation, customer service, knowing your friends and avoiding your enemies, negotiating tactics and shows you how to make every day count. As Harvey says, 'All things come to those who go after them'.
Donald Trump has asked many of the brightest, most successful businesspeople he knows—and some he doesn't know—to answer this question: What's the best business advice you ever received?
Author: Donald J. Trump
The host of the hit reality show The Apprentice presents an invaluable collection of grounded, hard-hitting advice on business success, from people who have made it to the boss’s chair at some of America’s most thriving companies. How can you find the way to the top? Ask people who are already there. Because you can’t know it all. No matter how smart you are, no matter how comprehensive your education, no matter how wide-ranging your business experience, there’s simply no way to acquire all the wisdom you need to make your business flourish. You need to learn from those who have blazed a trail before you. Donald Trump has asked many of the brightest, most successful businesspeople he knows—and some he doesn't know—to answer this question: What's the best business advice you ever received? The result is a compelling resource of wisdom and wit that reveals how some of the most accomplished people conduct their personal and business affairs, giving an inside look into the secrets of corporate success. But the advice doesn’t only come from the upper echelons of the Fortune 500. Thoughts poured in from executives at thriving companies large and small, ranging from well-known icons such as Staples, American Airlines, Lillian Vernon, and Boeing to family-run operations like Orleans Homebuilders and Carlson Companies. The Way to the Top brings together the core ideas that have guided more than 150 of today’s top businesspeople, offering a range of inspiring and practical advice on making good decisions, conducting yourself appropriately, developing your career, communicating with others, leading a team effectively, and much more. Some of the entries are simple entreaties, some portray intriguing vignettes, and others outline lists of guiding principles; all are illuminating, instructive, and insightful. A telling to-do list for the aspiring professional, The Way to the Top belongs on every business bookshelf.
In Jimmy Buffett: A Good Life All the Way, acclaimed music critic Ryan White has crafted the first definitive account of Buffett’s rise from singing songs for beer to his emergence as a tropical icon and CEO behind the Margaritaville ...
Author: Ryan White
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
A candid, compelling, and rollicking portrait of the pirate captain of Margaritaville—Jimmy Buffett. In Jimmy Buffett: A Good Life All the Way, acclaimed music critic Ryan White has crafted the first definitive account of Buffett’s rise from singing songs for beer to his emergence as a tropical icon and CEO behind the Margaritaville industrial complex, a vast network of merchandise, chain restaurants, resorts, and lifestyle products all inspired by his sunny but disillusioned hit “Margaritaville.” Filled with interviews from friends, musicians, Coral Reefer Band members past and present, and business partners who were there, this book is a top-down joyride with plenty of side trips and meanderings from Mobile and Pascagoula to New Orleans, Key West, down into the islands aboard the Euphoria and the Euphoria II, and into the studios and onto the stages where the foundation of Buffett’s reputation was laid. Buffett wasn’t always the pied piper of beaches, bars, and laid-back living. Born on the Gulf Coast, the son of a son of a sailing ship captain, Buffett scuffed around New Orleans in the late sixties, flunked out of Nashville (and a marriage) in 1971, and found refuge among the artists, dopers, shrimpers, and genuine characters who’d collected at the end of the road in Key West. And it was there, in those waning outlaw days at the last American exit, where Buffett, like Hemingway before him, found his voice and eventually brought to life the song that would launch Parrot Head nation. And just where is Margaritaville? It’s wherever it’s five o’clock; it’s wherever there’s a breeze and salt in the air; and it’s wherever Buffett sets his bare feet, smiles, and sings his songs.
All of the recipes mentioned in this book belong to this kind and are regarded as famous dishes all around the state. So, don't wait anymore, grab this book now!
Author: April Blomgren
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Is it hard to decide what to choose from the menu ~of a hotel? Want to have all of them? Make your own food in your kitchen. Yes, you can do it at home and make top dishes from the best cuisines of the world. But before doing so, choose the cuisine which stands out from the food all round the world. The spätzle cuisine is one of these. This is the famous German cuisine which is made all over the world and has a got a unique way of preparation. The spiral shape spätzle are used in the recipes which lie under this group of cuisine. All of the recipes mentioned in this book belong to this kind and are regarded as famous dishes all around the state. So, don't wait anymore, grab this book now!
But which of these teams was the greatest? All the Way to #1 is the first book to thoroughly document the nation's top high school football teams from the 20th century.
Author: Timothy L. Hudak
Publisher: Ohio University Press Distributed Titles
The 20th century was the defining era of high school football, and during that time a select group of programs across the country solidified their reputations as the nation's greatest. These programs--with legendary coaches like Paul Brown, Wright Bazemore, Gerry Faust, and Bob Ladouceur--produced national championship teams at schools with names like Massillon, Valdosta, Moeller, and De La Salle. But which of these teams was the greatest? All the Way to #1 is the first book to thoroughly document the nation's top high school football teams from the 20th century. Identifying seventeen legendary programs, football historian Timothy Hudak tells the exciting and entertaining stories of how these teams came to prominence on the national stage. Fans will be particularly interested in Hudak's conclusion about which of these teams was the best. Filled with 330 black and white photos, statistics, and the most comprehensive listing of the 20th century's high school football champions found anywhere, All the Way to #1 is a one-of-a-kind book that will be perfect for fans across the country.