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    • You're It

    • Crisis, Change, and How to Lead When It Matters Most
    • By: Leonard J. Marcus, Eric J. McNulty, Joseph M. Henderson, and others
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 12 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Today, in an instant, leaders can find themselves face-to-face with crisis. An active shooter. A media controversy. A data breach. In You're It, the faculty of the National Preparedness Leadership Initiative at Harvard University takes you to the front lines of some of the toughest decisions facing our nation's leaders - from how to mobilize during a hurricane or in the aftermath of a bombing to halting a raging pandemic. They also take listeners through the tough decision-making inside the world's largest companies, hottest startups, and leading nonprofits. 

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Putting the Science in Fiction

    • Expert Advice for Writing with Authenticity in Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Other Genres
    • By: Dan Koboldt - editor, Chuck Wendig - foreword
    • Narrated by: Emily Beresford, Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 11 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Science and technology have starring roles in a wide range of genres - science-fiction, fantasy, thriller, mystery, and more. Unfortunately, many depictions of technical subjects in literature, film, and television are pure fiction. A basic understanding of biology, physics, engineering, and medicine will help you create more realistic stories that satisfy discerning readers. This book brings together scientists, physicians, engineers, and other experts to help you craft better fiction.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Why of Work

    • How Great Leaders Build Abundant Organizations that Win
    • By: Dave Ulrich, Wendy Ulrich
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 9 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
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    According to studies, we all work for the same thing--and it's not just money. It's meaning. Through our work, we seek a sense of purpose, contribution, connection, value, and hope. Digging down to the meaning of work taps our resilience in hard times and our passion in good times. That's the simple but profound premise behind this groundbreaking book by renowned management expert Dave Ulrich and psychologist Wendy Ulrich.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Poor narration

    • By Dominic on 08-28-11

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Everything Connects

    • How to Transform and Lead in the Age of Creativity, Innovation, and Sustainability
    • By: Faisal Hoque, Drake Baer
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 7 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Using real-life practical experiences, serial entrepreneur and thought leader Faisal Hoque teams up with journalist Drake Baer to provide a personal and professional playbook that is part philosophy, part business, and part history. Everything Connects offers the wisdom of 2,500-year-old Eastern philosophies and the interconnected insights of Leonardo da Vinci. Couple that with Fortune 100 corporate cross pollination for creativity and startup thinking for how to adapt with ease, and you'll quickly discover that everything connects. 

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Lessons from the Hanoi Hilton

    • Six Characteristics of High-Performance Teams
    • By: Peter Fretwell, Taylor Baldwin Kiland
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 5 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Why were the American POWs imprisoned at the Hanoi Hilton so resilient in captivity and so successful in their subsequent careers? This book presents six principles practiced within the POW organizational culture that can be used to develop high-performance teams everywhere. The authors offer examples from both the POWs’ time in captivity and their later professional lives that identify, in real-life situations, the characteristics necessary for sustainable, high-performance teamwork.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • WHO selected this narrator?

    • By David Gorrell on 05-01-15

    Regular price: $17.95

    • The Network Imperative

    • How to Survive and Grow in the Age of Digital Business Models
    • By: Megan Beck, Jerry Wind, Barry Libert
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 7 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Digital networks are changing all the rules of business. New, scalable, digitally networked business models, like those of Amazon, Google, Uber, and Airbnb, are affecting growth, scale, and profit potential for companies in every industry. Digital transformation is affecting every business sector, and as investor capital, top talent, and customers shift toward network-centric organizations, the performance gap between early and late adopters is widening.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Textbook

    • By Robert ONeill on 01-22-19

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Everyday Entrepreneur

    • By: Rob Basso, Adina Genn
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 5 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Filled with strategies and powerful anecdotes about defining and setting goals and pushing for entrepreneurial success, The Everyday Entrepreneur reveals how readers can apply the ambitions of a go-getter in their own lives, position themselves ahead of the pack, examine how to calculate risk, and understand the mindset necessary to venture forward on their own.

    Regular price: $19.95