New Book Offers Heroic Leadership Techniques for Individuals and Organizations

In Building Up Without Tearing Down, Chad Ellsworth reveals how important it is to cultivate positive ways of initiating people into our organizations and then helping them become true leaders by cultivating the Heroic Arts. Ellsworth’s interest in heroic leadership began when he joined a fraternity in college and experienced hazing. He then made a…

New Book Reveals Tools Needed to Pursue Your Passion With Success

In Succeeding with Passion, Stephanie Walton, a coach, consultant, and longtime senior leader in corporations, shares the secret to success, and it all begins with finding and pursuing your passion. The book is a mix of Walton’s personal stories, ranging from how she overcame homelessness as a teenager to her greatest lessons learned in corporate…

Time Management – How To Gain An Extra Hour Every Day Book Review – Top Ten Tips

Although Ray Joseph’s time management guide “How To Gain An Extra Hour Every Day” was first published in 1955, it contains principles which are still very relevant. It is still highly regarded in Japan as a main reference for efficiency. While over 500 time management tips are included in the 240+ pages, I’ve put together…

Book Review: 10% Happier – How Meditation and Mindfulness Can Increase Happiness

Dan Harris’ book, 10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works–A True Story is a useful story that reveals the potential power of meditation and mindfulness. Harris, an anchor on ABC’s Nightline, tells his story with brutal honesty. Working in a…

New Book Offers Self-Prescription for Greater Happiness and Success

In Trusting Your Inner Physician, one happily married couple, Drs. Ina and Glenn Nozek, offer their personal prescription, which is really a self-prescription, for success and happiness. Through a series of chapters and exercises, the Nozeks walk readers through how to improve their lives in numerous ways, and it all boils down to listening to…

Book Review – Mission: Success!

Og Mandino is a storyteller. His stories and books are about overcoming self-doubt and gaining self-confidence and self-esteem. Many times we are faced with the same dilemna as his characters (which include himself). We have to take those challenges head-on. Just like his other books including,”The Greatest Salesman In The World”, or “A Better Way…

Book Provides New Model for Leadership in the Twenty-First Century

In Igniting Purpose-Driven Leadership, Jim Nevada, executive consultant, coach, and entrepreneur, suggests that the essential element many leaders are missing and that sets apart successful leaders from the rest is a focus on purpose. In his book, he reveals how leaders can stay focused on their and their organization’s purpose and find the right people…