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Friday, April 25, 2008
Press Release for May's Top Business Books!
*** For Immediate Release ***
Soundview Executive Book Summaries - May 2008
This Month's Featured "Best Business Books" Summarized for You
Concordville, PA Soundview Executive Book Summaries has chosen Crisis Leadership Now by Laurence Barton, Deciding Who Leads by Joseph Daniel McCool and Profit or Growth? by Bala Chakravarthy and Peter Lorange the "Best Business Books" for the month of May 2008. Soundview Editors have just released their summaries of these books which are only available direct from the publisher.
In Crisis Leadership Now, author Laurence Barton applies his corporate insider's insight to numerous case studies, demonstrating how catastrophes happen to real companies and real people every day. These studies form a framework for building crisis management thinking into your company's strategic toolbox. Anticipating all forms of trouble, advising senior management and boards of directors about potential events, and devising a business recovery plan will allow your organization to rebound should tragedy strike.
width=110 align=right border=0> style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold; FONT-SIZE: 16px; COLOR: #009530"> Deciding Who Leads style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold; FONT-SIZE: 13px; FONT-STYLE: italic"> by Joseph Daniel McCool
Noted as a "recruiting expert" by Fast Company, McCool takes his reader inside the world of executive recruiters: the most influential and elite group of management consultants operating in business today. The author reveals how senior management recruiters influence everything from executive compensation, workplace diversity, business management, profits, culture and the definition of leadership itself.
width=110 align=left border=0> style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold; FONT-SIZE: 16px; COLOR: #009530"> Profit or Growth? style="FONT-WEIGHT: bold; FONT-SIZE: 13px; FONT-STYLE: italic"> by Bala Chakravarthy and Peter Lorange
Chakravarthy and Lorange have teamed up to give readers proven strategies to protect and extend core businesses, capture new opportunities that seem to be distant, and then bridge those strategies with two others to move towards profitable diversification. The authors also provide real-world case studies from which the reader can learn how to execute these strategies to the fullest advantage — achieving growth and profitability.
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