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Brenda on 03/07/2018

The Proactive Executive

Our founder, known around the office as simply ‘B’, is a voracious reader of books about all things business and leadership. In this column she each week shares the key points from one of her latest reads.There are few “books of substance’ about career management, so I was very happily surprised whe

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Brenda on 02/16/2018

On Crucial Conversations: Tools For Talking When Stakes Are High

Our founder, known around the office as simply ‘B’, is a voracious reader of books about all things business and leadership. In this column she each week shares the key points from one of her latest reads.As a leader your days often include a number of challenging conversations, whether it is a talk

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Brenda on 02/09/2018

On Being Logical: A Guide To Good Thinking

Our founder, known around the office as simply ‘B’, is a voracious reader of books about all things business and leadership. In this column she each week shares the key points from one of her latest reads.Your ability to think clearly and rationally is fundamental to your leadership effectiveness, a

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SharpAlice on 02/01/2016

No Excuses by Gloria Feldt

SharpAlice Book Summary & Review: When did you last read a book that got under your skin? A book that made you reconsider your views and actions? That is the experience we had whilst reading Gloria Feldt’s “No Excuses: Nine Ways Women Can Change How We Think About Power”We chose to read and review t

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SharpAlice on 12/18/2015

Stand Out by Dorie Clark

SharpAlice Business Book Summary & Review:Through our research amongst professional women, one need and desire that has come through loud and clear is women’s aspiration to be influential. Many of you who have responded to our surveys, explicitly voiced your aspiration to be respected for your exper

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SharpAlice on 11/21/2015

Increase Your Leadership Effectiveness with Rayona Sharpnack

As part of our mission to help you succeed, SharpAlice will regularly share with you our summary reviews of key books on leadership, managing people, influencing, negotiation, and communication.These reviews are by no means intended to replace the benefit of actually truly reading these books yourse

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