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The Progress Principle
  • Author : Teresa Amabile,Steven Kramer
  • Publisher : Harvard Business Press
  • Release Date : 2011-07-19

What really sets the best managers above the rest? It’s their power to build a cadre of employees who have great inner work lives—consistently positive emotions; strong motivation; and favorable perceptions of the organization, their work, and their colleagues. The worst managers undermine inner work life, often unwittingly.

Growing Up Creative
  • Author : Teresa Amabile
  • Publisher : Crown
  • Release Date : 1989

A myth-shattering how-to by the established authority in the field that proves creativity must originate from within the child and shows parents and teachers how to help foster it.

The Peter Principle
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-10

In a hierarchy, every employee rises to the level of their own incompetence.This simple maxim, defined by this classic book over 40 years ago, has become a beacon of truth in the world of work. From the civil service to multinational companies to hospital management, it explains why things constantly

Creativity at Work
  • Author : Roni Reiter-Palmon,Colin M. Fisher,Jennifer S. Mueller
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-01-04

This book brings together leading scholars in the field of creativity to provide an overview and examination of the work of Teresa Amabile, a pioneer of research on organizational creativity. The authors explore Dr. Amabile’s contributions to the modern study of creativity in organizations and her influence on current

X teams
  • Author : Deborah Ancona,Deborah Gladstein Ancona,Henrik Bresman
  • Publisher : Harvard Business Press
  • Release Date : 2007

Why do good teams fail? Very often, argue Deborah Ancona and Henrik Bresman, it is because they are looking inward instead of outward. Based on years of research examining teams across many industries, Ancona and Bresman show that traditional team models are falling short, and that what's needed--and what works--is

Thriving on Vague Objectives
  • Author : Scott Adams
  • Publisher : Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011-07-25

"I think that idiot bosses are timeless, and as long as there are annoying people in the world, I won't run out of material."—Scott Adams Dilbert and the gang are back for this 26th collection, Thriving on Vague Objectives. Adams has his finger on the pulse of cubicle dwellers

The 80 20 Principle  Third Edition
  • Author : Richard Koch
  • Publisher : Currency
  • Release Date : 2011-11-09

Be more effective with less effort by learning how to identify and leverage the 80/20 principle: that 80 percent of all our results in business and in life stem from a mere 20 percent of our efforts. The 80/20 principle is one of the great secrets of highly effective people and organizations. Did you

The Maximum Principle
  • Author : Patrizia Pucci,J. B. Serrin
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2007-12-23

Maximum principles are bedrock results in the theory of second order elliptic equations. This principle, simple enough in essence, lends itself to a quite remarkable number of subtle uses when combined appropriately with other notions. Intended for a wide audience, the book provides a clear and comprehensive explanation of the

The Happiness Hypothesis
  • Author : Jonathan Haidt
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2006-12-26

The bestselling author of The Righteous Mind and The Coddling of the American Mind draws on philosophical wisdom and scientific research to show how the meaningful life is closer than you think The Happiness Hypothesis is a book about ten Great Ideas. Each chapter is an attempt to savor one

A Birman Schwinger Principle in Galactic Dynamics
  • Author : Markus Kunze
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021

This monograph develops an innovative approach that utilizes the Birman-Schwinger principle from quantum mechanics to investigate stability properties of steady state solutions in galactic dynamics. The opening chapters lay the framework for the main result through detailed treatments of nonrelativistic galactic dynamics and the Vlasov-Poisson system, the Antonov stability estimate,

Atomic Habits
  • Author : James Clear
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2018-10-16

The #1 New York Times bestseller. Over 3 million copies sold! Tiny Changes, Remarkable Results No matter your goals, Atomic Habits offers a proven framework for improving--every day. James Clear, one of the world's leading experts on habit formation, reveals practical strategies that will teach you exactly how to form good habits,

The Three Rules
  • Author : Michael Raynor,Mumtaz Ahmed
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2013-05-30

In The Three Rules, Michael E Raynor and Mumtaz Ahmed provide the answer to the ultimate business question: how do some companies manage to keep excelling, year after year after year? 'The objective is to deliver the best possible performance and sustain it for as long as possible' In every

Principles for Success
  • Author : Ray Dalio
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2019-11-26

An entertaining, illustrated adaptation of Ray Dalio’s Principles, the #1 New York Times bestseller that has sold more than two million copies worldwide. Principles for Success distills Ray Dalio’s 600-page bestseller, Principles: Life & Work, down to an easy-to-read and entertaining format that’s acces­sible to readers of all

The Corresponding States Principle and its Practice
  • Author : Hong Wei Xiang
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2005-07-26

The corresponding-states principle helps the understanding and calculating of thermodynamic, transport, and surface properties of substances in various states, required by our modern lifestyle. The Corresponding-States Principle and its Practice: Thermodynamic, Transport and Surface Properties of Fluids describes the origins and applications of the principle from a universal point of

Rules for Radicals
  • Author : Saul Alinsky
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2010-06-30

First published in 1971, Rules for Radicals is Saul Alinsky's impassioned counsel to young radicals on how to effect constructive social change and know “the difference between being a realistic radical and being a rhetorical one.” Written in the midst of radical political developments whose direction Alinsky was one of the