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Book: The Basics Of Kanban - A Popular Lean Framework (The Basics Of Customer-First Product Management Book 3) by Aditi Agarwal
Do you feel overwhelmed with multiple things that need your attention? Do you feel like you're always switching from one task to another, struggling to focus on any one thing for long enough to make progress? Do you feel that you work all day, but can't get anything to complete? Do you feel that you are not as productive as you would like to be? Does your team have enough visibility on work items [...]
 
Book: Designing Work by Collin Carbno
Designing work is an exploration of factors involved in making work fulfilling for employees. Seven key attributes of work that are essential for work satisfaction are explored. Seven work types or classes of work such as craftspersons, assemble line, and knowledge worker are discussed. Four different dimensions impacting work are discussed such as automation-augmentation dimension. A total of [...]
 
Book: Lean Life by Rafael Ortiz
Have you ever thought about applying in your life the tools that companies use to improve their processes? That's what you are going to see in this book. The methodology shared will help you in converting the vision of the future you into actions to transform your life. If you want to make dramatic changes in any area of your life, I invite you to read this book, apply its learning, and then [...]
 
Book: Lean Not On Your Understanding - A mother's journey from loss to recovery by Frances Hart
Lean Not on Your Understanding takes you on a mother's journey, as she struggles to cope with the death of her daughter. It describes the intense nature of the changes that follow when a parent loses a child. The author, Frances Hart, offers specific, first hand advice drawn from her own experiences in managing the grief that accompanies such a deep and personal loss.
 
Book: Project Management 101 - 101 Tips for Success in Project Management by Lew Sauder
An entertaining and informative story to help you develop project management expertise Holly Hewitt is facing the biggest challenge of her career. Holly Hewitt has been assigned to manage the merger of two large food products companies. As she faces setbacks and challenges, she learns a few things about project management, and even mentors others on some of her own management and leadership [...]
 
Book: The Deadline - A Novel About Project Management by Tom DeMarco
From prolific and influential consultant and author Tom DeMarco comes a project management novel that vividly illustrates the principles - and outright absurdities - that affect the productivity of a software development team. With his trademark wit set free in the novel format, DeMarco centers the plot around the development of six software projects. Mr. Tompkins, a manager downsized from a [...]
 
Book: Why is it that my kite won't fly? - The Power of Strategic Project Management by Roberto Rodriguez Esteves
Project Management is, in many ways, like flying a kite. How do you design and construct it so that it's lifted high and strong by the wind? What do you do when it gets snagged in a tree, lands on the roof of a house, or is tangled on electrical wire? How do you retrieve it while keeping it intact? Similar elements come into play when executing a project. Successful delivery may be affected by [...]
 
Book: Master Todoist - How to Use a Simple App to Create Actionable To-Do Lists and Organize Your Life by SJ Scott
Do you struggle with getting things done? Feel overwhelmed by your to-do list? Want a simple app to manage and organize your life? It's easy to begin each day with a lengthy list of tasks without a clear direction of what to focus on first. The truth is: Most to-do lists are a distraction that often cause you to procrastinate on important tasks. Fortunately, the TODOIST app is specifically [...]
 
Book: AGILE Project Management for Busy Managers by Tony Riches
Managers have become skilled at juggling changing priorities. What is different is that customer expectations have changed. People expect shops to be open earlier and later, to get answers on line 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and appointments outside of normal working hours. At the same time there is huge pressure to reduce operating costs, staff numbers and to do more with less. Many [...]
 
Book: Building Construction Field Forms...using Excel by Barton Jahn
A first of its kind book presenting 32 building construction field forms for use in commercial and residential construction. Using the Excel spreadsheet program affordable and accessible to all users, with easy to follow step-by-step keystrokes, this book helps the user to create field forms such as the Construction Daily Log, the Concrete Pour Card, the Structural Steel Erection Daily Log, the [...]
 
Book: The Basics of SCRUM - A Simple Handbook to the Most Popular Agile Scrum Framework by Aditi Agarwal
Scrum is widely defined as an iterative and incremental Agile Framework to build complex products of the highest possible value. It is an incremental approach to develop a product through successive and relentless improvements. In this book, Aditi explains the Scrum roles, artifacts, ceremonies, and principles, along with advanced concepts such as managing technical debt, writing good user [...]
 
Book: HR in a Nutshell - Making Good Managers Great! by Steve Bareham
HR management, or human resource management, is all about people, because it is people who determine the success of any organization. It's crucial when managing staff to use proven processes to hire, interview, orient, train, coach, discipline, and evaluate performance. Good HR management process makes a manager's job easier, more efficient, and it minimizes errors...all good things! [...]
 
Book: Resolutions For Stress Relief (Self-Help Stress Solutions) by Darlene Josaphe
Everyone spends those last few weeks of December trying to come up with the perfect New Year's resolution. Yet, everyone spends those first few weeks of January ignoring those resolutions and slipping back into our old habits. Really, you never have to wait for that time of year in order to start making resolutions to change your life and change your thought habits - especially when it's about [...]
 
Book: Sheryl Sandberg, China & Me by J.T. Gilhool
An executive on the rise, Jennifer took an assignment in Shanghai moving her family half-way around the world for her career. After leaning-in, traveling tens of thousands of miles, she discovered that she was losing her daughter. Finding her family again meant losing her career or maybe just realizing it was never there in the first place. This journey of discovery is intimately told as though [...]
 
Book: Personal Productivity For Busy Managers by Tony Riches
Personal productivity is under scrutiny as never before. In every sector global recession means continued pressure to reduce costs and increase productivity. All organisations are now driven to shine a spotlight closely at the contribution from every manager. A brilliant track record is no longer any guarantee of future job security. What matters is how much value you are adding now. So how do we [...]
 
Book: STUFFology 101 - Get Your Mind Out of the Clutter by Brenda Avadian & Eric M. Riddle
1.Do you race around to pick up piles when someone's at the door? 2.Do you close the door to hide your stuff in the spare room? 3.Do you still have unpacked boxes from your move 10 years ago? 4.Is your mind so frazzled, you can't focus? STUFFologists Brenda Avadian and Eric Riddle share four-combined decades of experience dealing with STUFF - clutter. Funny, serious, and humbling stories woven [...]
 
Book: The Reluctant Mentor - How Baby Boomers and Millenials Can Mentor Each Other in the Modern Workplace by Lew Sauder
An engaging and informative story on mentoring between baby boomers and millennials Roger Stewart Thinks he needs to mentor his young new employee. He doesn't realize that he's only half-right. In The Reluctant Mentor, Lew Sauder and Jeff Porter have weaved a tale of a baby boomer who hires Phil, an intelligent and ambitious millennial. Roger immediately sees some differences in his young new [...]
 
Book: The CEO by Peter Ralph
Douglas Aspine was a cold, calculating bastard who lusted for the riches and power that came with being a public company CEO. He was forty-five and running out of time when fate dealt him an unexpected opportunity. An irresistible crime thriller. The company was old, staid and well-respected, but it was underperforming, and Aspine was determined to turn it around no matter who he had to crush or [...]
 
Book: Power, Control, Conformance by A.J. Aaron
Psychopath + Empath = World Domination? When Roland Vandergrift, a psychopath with a PhD in Neuro-physiology and Psychiatry wants something, he always gets it. Or does he. Will Sedric Jace, a high degree empath with a PhD in Physics, become like his psychopathic boss and mentor, Roland Vandergrift? Will Sedric be lured into the world of power, control, and conformance and help Roland achieve [...]
 
Book: Financial Empowerment - Realign Your Finances to God's Will by Pamela Carmichael
Read this Readers' Favorite award-winning title Financial Empowerment: Realign Your Finances to God's Will Pamela Carmichael can identify with your financial challenges. She knows what it's like to be faced with limited funds as well as having more than enough. However, in the midst of financial turmoil, she has learnt to take God at His word and apply His money principles to experience financial [...]
 
Book: The Ageless Metabolic Cure - The Science of Looking 20 Years Younger - Natural Hormone Reset - Get Lean and Genetically Clean by Beran Parry
How would you like to look and feel a whole twenty years younger? Can you imagine how great you'll feel when you learn how to turn back the clock and take control of your health, your vitality, your weight and your wellbeing? At age 58, Beran Parry, the author and cover model of this book has achieved that! Your hormones are the secret to so many important health functions. And now you can engage [...]
 
Book: Lean on Me by Tori Scott
From the softer side of Tori Scott, a story of two single parents, a teenager with an attitude, and a little girl who steals everyone's hearts. Sandy Morrow is determined to make it on her own following the death of her husband. She and her daughter are doing just fine until Hunter Thurman and his surly teenage son move in next door. She doesn't need any help, though she doesn't seem to be able [...]
 
Book: Remember Everything You Want and Manage the Rest - Improve your Memory and Learning, Organize Your Brain, and Effectively Manage Your Knowledge by Helmut ...
Remember Everything You Want and Manage the Rest is a practical guide for anyone who wishes to improve their memory and learning and master information in a knowledge intensive world. It merges rapid memorization and long-term memory improvement techniques with information and knowledge management to provide a comprehensive solution for students, professionals, and life-long learners. The book [...]
 
Book: What You Must Know About - Debt and Saving Money - Guide Your Way To Smart Money Management by James Rudd
Managing money is not an easy thing with so many things to do in life like having a Family, maintaining a job, keep track of after work activates, and shopping. If you really want to stop struggling with money and get ahead financially, you must know how to budget. We all dream of retirement and most of us do not even sit down with a financial professional to do some retirement planning. This is [...]
 
Book: Debugging Housing Design & Construction...at a glance Volume 1 - Black & White Edition by Barton Jahn
The theme of this book is the pursuit of excellence...the quest for information that will help everyone working in the housing construction industry to move closer to the ideal of perfection in design and construction, thereby increasing confidence, competence, and performance. At a glance...conveys the idea of a picture being worth a thousand words. The over 400 illustrations in this book, with [...]
 
Book: Debugging Housing Design & Construction...at a glance Volume 2 - Black & White Edition by Barton Jahn
I believe this 3-book series is an important new introduction of beneficial information into the standards-of-the-industry in the field of building design and construction. At a glance...conveys the idea of a picture being worth a thousand words. The over 400 illustrations and the images in this book, with a bare minimum of required explanatory text, provides the reader with a quick yet [...]
 
Book: Debugging Housing Design & Construction...at a glance Volume 3 - Black & White Edition by Barton Jahn
This Volume 3 represents 18-20 years of basic field research observing and recording problems in housing construction...working as a superintendent, bank construction inspector, and project manager. The topics covered include interior doors, windows, finish carpentry, cabinets, electrical, light fixtures, HVAC, plumbing, tile, stairs, and stair handrail. At a glance...conveys the idea of a [...]
 
Book: Consulting 101, 2nd Edition - 101 Tips for Success in Consulting by Lew Sauder
Learn the fundamentals for a successful career in Consulting Follow these 101 tips to become an expert in the consulting profession Consulting 101 is an easy to read instruction guide that provides 101 tips for success in consulting. Using case studies in many of the tips, Lew Sauder provides the reader with advice on real world situations that he has experienced and observed over his more than [...]
 
Book: Simple Smart Money Secrets - Guiding Your Life Out of the Pit of Debt by Charmain D. Rodrigo
For the person who is ready to take charge of their life and obtain financial freedom Do you want to learn proven strategies that will help you get out of the pit of debt and move into the life you want? Are there times when you don't have enough money to pay your bills each month? Do you ever find yourself wishing you had more money? Would you like to live a debt free life? Do you want to learn [...]
 
Book: Mooove Ahead of the corporate herd by Tony Wong
Just getting started in the corporate world? Or just stuck in the back of the corporate herd? Want to mooove ahead in the corporate herd, soooner? This book will help. Learn insights and tips from Managers; what they've learned and wish they had known soooner. Whether you're starting out your career or at mid-career, MOOOVE AHEAD! shows you how to mooove up the herd ... and do it soooner. Nearly [...]
 
Book: Evergreen Girl by Sybil Powell
Frances not wanted and despised by her mother, and slightly supported by her father. Her young life would have been unbearable but for the friendship of her sister. This is how her early life started. In a house of mixed emotions until after a violent disagreement her mother threw her out of her home. Independence and fortunate circumstances lead to her rise to the top of her profession only to [...]
 
Book: Thriving On Truckin' Chaos by Appleton Schneider
From humorous to horrendous, the experiences I've had for over thirty years as a truck driver. But for all the inefficieny (even unto chaos) I've thrived behind the wheel, and the company I've been with for all but one of those years has been good to all of us, including its owner -- despite the recent economic situation. From over-the-road to just local "peddle-run" driving, the it's been great. [...]
 
Book: Rise to the Top! (Simple Rules to Succeed in any Organization) by Joe Meier
Rise to the Top! is the easy to read leadership and management primer you have waited for. Often described as controversial and groundbreaking, it will give you an idea of how to change your day-to-day leadership approach to achieve more, become more successful and build the career you've always wanted. It does this in a condensed format, allowing you to practice each new idea presented [...]
 
Book: The Casebook of Inspector Armstrong - Volume 3 by Martin Daley
An unknown American tourist, who will one day achieve greatness, visits Carlisle to research his family history. His arrival coincides with Inspector Armstrong's investigating of a macabre series of grave-robbing incidents in the city. The detective's enquiries inadvertently lead him into investigating a case that had lain dormant for over seventy years. The second case is set against the [...]
 
Book: 5 Secrets to Help You Solve Problems and Relax by Dr. Kathy Seifert
The forward of this book is by Karl LaRowe, MA, LCSW, international speaker and consultant on compassion fatigue. He, like others, recognizes that we all can use a little more relaxation. Learn the 5 secrets to solving problems and relaxing. Reduce your worry and be healthier. Find beauty in your life and and take a new perspective on what is right with your life. Hold on to positive thoughts and [...]
 


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