Brain Scan; Deadly Combination; 5 Op Tips; Top Companies for Leadership TrainingNovember 4, 2014
5 ways to build up your businessNovember 13, 2014
"…keeping you great"
Thank You — Amazon ranking results below, but first…
Top Five Biz Books 2014 — my annual Venture column in Fortune magazine naming the top 5 business books for the year is online (Nov 17 issue). Take 1 minute to scan the list and read the one-paragraph write-ups.
The One Sheet That Will Save Your Relationships — many successful business leaders find their personal relationships get sacrificed along the way, yet there is a tool that can help these relationships survive and thrive, tested with a group of execs the last 24 months. Here's my latest short article posted this week on LinkedIn – please take 1 minute to read.
8 Killer Tips — a record number of standing ovations summed up the impact Fortune's Growth Summit speakers had on our record audience of 632 leaders of growth firms. Here are short interviews with each of eight keynotes, drawing out a few of their best and most practical ideas for scaling up your business (listen while doing email). Go to www.gazelles.com and scroll down to see the list of videos. Here are the key points covered in the interviews (great to review with your teams – view one at a weekly meeting for the next 8 weeks):
David Marquet Dec 10 Switzerland — author of what I named the #1 biz book in 2012, Turn the Ship Around, David Marquet is in Europe speaking at Switzerland-based IMD university Dec 10 – part of their Global Leadership Series. For more details click here.
Flamenco Trio Shows — the fantastic reviews are coming in for Juanito Pascual's new album. He and his trio are hosting several live shows – enjoy.
Extremely Grateful — we did it together – Scaling Up (Rockefeller Habits 2.0) reached #1 of all biz books on Amazon last week. And we managed to get to #4 of all books, edged out by three children's comic books (I know what I need to write next!). Thank you to all who pitched in and ordered a book – hope you find it helpful as you prepare for 2015.
Chicago, Memphis, Vancouver, Denver, Detroit, and San Diego — and if you want to immerse your team in the new and updated one-page tools, these Rockefeller Habits 2.0 workshops finish out the year – dates and locations listed below or at this link.