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December 2016 Book Review

The Attention Merchants:
The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads (October 2016)
Author: Tim Wu
Reviewer: Bob Moore, CMC

The Attention Merchants, Author Tim Wu, a Columbia University law professor, explores the history of buying and selling our thoughts. Wu comments that the most valuable real estate on the planet is not a … Read More

Peter Drucker’s Five Most Important Questions

 Review of Peter Drucker’s Five Most Important Questions: Enduring Wisdom for Today’s Leaders

My attraction to and deep respect for Peter Drucker started over 40 years ago while I was reading his classic, best-seller, The Effective Executive. A few years later I established Effectiveness, Inc based on his philosophy to help business leaders and Read More

Superbosses

Author: Sydney Finkelstein
Reviewer:  Bob Moore

Superbosses is a fascinating exploration of the world’s most effective bosses—and how they motivate, inspire, and enable others to advance their companies and shape entire industries. Sydney Finkelstein is the author ofWhy Smart Executives Fail. In that book, he and his research associates were in search of the … Read More

The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else In Business (2012)

 

Author: Patrick Lencioni
Reviewer:  Bob Moore
The Advantage is based on the premise that organizational health will one day surpass all other disciplines in business as the greatest opportunity for improvement and competitive advantage. Lencioni makes the case that there is no better way to achieve profound improvement in an organization than by … Read More

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