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‘Talent Keepers’ Honored as One of 2019’s Top Business Books by Soundview Magazine

This post was originally published on this site WINTER PARK, FL  March 2, 2020 – What if you gathered 20 years of employee engagement and retention research and combined it with the experience of two senior industry leaders? They’d write one of the best business books of 2019 as recognized by Soundview magazine. “Talent Keepers: How Top Leaders Engage and Retain their Best Performers”…

Ten Books to Develop Your Career in 2020

This post was originally published on this site By Dave Stark, Product Marketing Manager Part of career growth is continual learning and to help give a path to that, below are ten solid books for someone looking for new ideas to help build their career. Some of the concepts from the books will resonate more than others, and more with with some people than…

Seek books $131.5 million U.S. impairment in Lat Am

Recruitment giant Seek will write down almost half the value of its job sites in Brazil and Mexico amid ongoing political and economic instability in those markets, the company warned shareholders Monday. This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. The post Seek books $131.5 million U.S. impairment in Lat Am appeared first on AIM…

9 mind-blowing concepts from Malcolm Gladwell's best-selling books

Malcolm Gladwell is probably the most famous nonfiction author alive. When a new book of his comes out, it takes over airport bookstores.  Each of his five books has become a best-seller, thanks to his incomparable ability to marry storytelling to social-science theory.  This is an update of an article originally written by Aimee Groth and Elizabeth Bogner. Social movements are sparked by small sets…

14 books by mega-successful CEOs that will teach you how to run the world

Business books are notorious for being loaded with MBA lard, trotting out “key takeaways” like “take risks,” “build a great team,” and “don’t be afraid to fail.”  But the ones worth reading ditch the platitudes in favor of instructive anecdotes — which is why they so often come from execs who have lived through it.  ‘The Hard Thing About Hard Things’ What is the hard…

9 books that billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

When Warren Buffett started his investing career, he would read 600, 750, or 1,000 pages a day. Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.  “Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action,” he once said in an interview.  “We don’t read other people’s opinions,” he says. “We…