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If you believe the world is a mess, you already have a lot in common with "Pit Bull of Personal Development" author Larry Winget. The approach he suggests is to turn around the parts of your life that need it. more

Oct 27, 2017 3:03 AM Business

Book reviewer Paul Sanders explores the best-selling books on organization by Marie Kondo, one of the most internationally renown experts of messes and “decluttering." more

Sep 21, 2017 2:02 PM Business

Kentucky author Terry Brown urges self-examination of goals for financial gain in his book, "Fields of Green: The Simpler Way to Wealth." more

Aug 24, 2017 1:03 PM Business

No matter the situation, the successful individual will play it out in two ways: determination and directed power of passion and perseverance, says author Angela Duckworth in her book "Grit." more

Jun 22, 2017 9:00 AM Business

“Triggers: Creating Behavior That Lasts — Becoming the Person You Want to Be,” by Marshall Goldsmith and Mark Reiter, attempts to answer the questions of how to change behaviors for the better. more

Apr 20, 2017 12:03 PM Business

According to Johan Norberg in his new book “Progress: Ten Reasons to Look Forward to the Future,” the world is experiencing the greatest improvement in global living standards ever. more

Feb 22, 2017 11:59 AM Business

Business Book Review columnist Paul Sanders examines Subir Chowdhury's new book, “The Difference: When Good Enough Isn’t Enough.” more

Nov 16, 2016 3:07 PM Business

Success comes from building a reputation for getting things done, according to author Brian Tracy's new book "Just Shut Up and Do It" more

Oct 17, 2016 12:00 PM Business

Mathew Paulson offers valuable insight for business owners in his new book, “Business Growth Day by Day: 38 Lessons Every Entrepreneur Must Learn to Get More Done and Make More Money.” more

Sep 21, 2016 10:47 AM Business

Kentucky author Greg Coker discusses the value of team-building, problem-solving and conflict resolution abilities in his new book, “Soft Skills Field Manual: The Unwritten Rules for Succeeding in the Workplace." more

Aug 24, 2016 12:00 AM Business

There are multitudes of CEO-story books that describe how a particular head of an organization honed leadership skills through a long career. Many provide insights and lessons based on long years of CEO experience.New technology... more

Nov 25, 2014 5:58 PM Business

A traditional parable tends to illustrate a single principle by telling a short tale. Contemporary business parables are often not content with describing only one. In his bestselling book, The Energy Bus: 10 Rules to Fuel Your Life,... more

Nov 8, 2012 7:28 PM Business

Patrick Lencioni is a proven master of the business fable — a short story that provides a lesson that can be applied to the business world. His numerous bestsellers, The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, Death by Meeting, and Silos, Politics... more

Sep 26, 2012 6:52 PM Business

Do you check your iPhone first thing every morning and right before bed every night? Does your Blackberry eat dinner with you at the table? Do you sometimes email someone at work in an office adjacent to yours rather than walk a few... more

Jun 20, 2012 8:07 PM Business