Suggested Reading


Leadership on the Run – How to Get Better Results Faster
by Leslie Bendaly, ISBN 0-670-04366-4

Secrets of Break-Through Leadership
by Peter Capezio and Debra Morehouse ISBN 1-56414-292-2

Leadership from Within
by Peter Urs Bender, ISBN 0-7737-5913-4

Neuroscience and Leadership
by Jeffrey Schwartz and David Rock

Leadership that Gets Results
by Daniel Goleman

Personal Development and Performance Improvement

The Inside Edge - High Performance Through Mental Fitness
by Peter Jensen Ph.D. ISBN 0 – 7915-9154-3 and ISBN 0-7715-9026-1 (pbk)

Do What You Are – Discover the Perfect Career for You Through the Secrets of Personality Type
by Paul D. Tieger and Barbara Barron Tieger, ISBN0-316=88065-5

Callings - Finding and Following an Authentic Life
by Gregg Levoy; ISBN0-609-80370-0

The Arts of Influence- Soft Power and Distance Relationships
by Hugh MacDonald, ISBN142517575-9

Zero Limits – The Secret Hawaiian System for Wealth, Health, Peace and More
by Joe Vitale and IhaLeakala HewLen, Ph. D.,ISBN978-0-470-10147-6

Cracking Creativity – The Secrets of Creative Genius
by Michael Michalko ISBN– 13: 978-1-58008-311-9 and ISBN– 10: 1-58008-3-11-0

Neuromarketing – Understanding the “Buy Buttons” in Your Customer’s Brain
by Patrick Renvoise and Christophe Morin, ISBN– 13: 978-1-5955-5131-1

Emotional Intelligence – Why it can matter more the IQ
by Daniel Goleman, ISBN-10: 0553375067 and ISBN– 13: 978-0553375060

Positive Psychology Coaching – Putting the Science of Happiness to Work for Your Clients
by Ben Dean and Robert Biswas-Diener; ISBN– 10: 047004246X and ISBN– 13: 978-0470042465

The Secret of Successful Failing
by Gina Mollicone-Long, ISBN-10: 0978241509 and ISBN-13: 978-0978241506

Customer Relationship Management – Sales and Marketing

Selling the Invisible – A Field Guide to Modern Marketing
by Harry Beckwith, ISBN 0-446-520942

Love is the Killer App – How to Win Business and Influence Friends
by Tim Sanders, ISBN 1-4000-4683-1

Selling to VITO – the very important Top Officer
by Anthony Parinello, ISBN 1-58062-224-0

Strategic Selling
by Robert B. Miller and Stephen E. Heimen with Tad Taleja, ISBN0-446-38627-8

Secrets of Power Marketing – Promote Brand You
by Peter Urs Bender and George Torok, ISBN 0-7737-6045-8

Customer Centric Selling
by Michael T. Bosworth, and John R. Holland, ISBN 0-07-142545-4

Solution Selling – Creating Buyers in Difficult Markets
by Michael T. Bosworth, ISBN – 10: 0786303158 and ISBN – 13: 978-0786303151

Creating Presentations

The Secrets of Power Presentations
by Peter Urs Bender, ISBN 0-9695066-0-0

Presentations -Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery
by Garr Reynolds; ISBN 978-0-321-52565-9

Slide:ology - The Art and Science of Creating Great Presentations
by Nancy Duarte; ISBN 978-0-596-52234-6 (Note: this is the correct way to spell this word Slide;ology)

Digital Storytelling in the Classroom: New Media Pathways to Literacy, Learning, and Creativity
by David Thornburg; ISBN – 10: 1412938503 and ISBN – 13: 978-1412938501

Digital Storytelling: A Creator's Guide to Interactive Entertainment
by Carolyn Handler Miller; ISBN – 10: 0240805100 and ISBN – 13: 9780240805108

Communications Mastery

How to Talk to Anyone – 92 Little Ticks for Big Success in Relationships,
by Leil Lowndes. ISBN-10: 007141858X and ISBN-13: 978-0071418584

Effective Listening Skills
by Dennis Kratz, Abby Robinson Kratz, ISBN: 9780786301225

Teach Yourself Body Language
by Gordon Wainwright, ISBN-10: 0340981954 and ISBN-13: 978-0340981955

Effective Business Communications
by Herta. A. Murphy, Herbert W. Hilderbrandt and Jane P. Thomas, ISBN-10: 007044398X and ISBN-13: 978-0070443983

Essential Managers: Communicate Clearly (Essential DK Managers handbook)
by Robert Heller ISBN – 0789432447

Crucial Conversations – Tools for talking when stakes are high
by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan and Al Switzler,
ISBN – 13:978-0-07-140194-4 and ISBN – 10:0-07-140194

Small Business

Seminars to Build Your Business
by Barbara Siskind (Self-Counsel Business Series), ISBN 1-55180-176-0

The Canadian Small Business Handbook
by Susan Kennedy - Loewen, ISBN 1-55263-402-7


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Excel 2007 Power Tool Series

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