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    • Solving Problems with Design Thinking

    • Ten Stories of What Works
    • By: Jeanne Liedtka, Andrew King, Kevin Bennett
    • Narrated by: Dina Pearlman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 60
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 56

    Design-oriented firms such as Apple and IDEO have demonstrated how design thinking can directly affect business results. Yet most managers lack a real sense of how to put this new approach to use for issues other than product development and sales growth. Solving Problems with Design Thinking details 10 real-world examples of managers who successfully applied design methods at 3M, Toyota, IBM, Intuit, and SAP; entrepreneurial start-ups such as MeYou Health; and government and social sector organizations.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent book for design thinkers

    • By Amazon Customer on 11-16-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The 9 Types of Leadership

    • Mastering the Art of People in the 21st Century Workplace
    • By: Beatrice Chestnut PhD
    • Narrated by: Dina Pearlman
    • Length: 13 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    By providing extremely detailed and accurate descriptions of nine recognizable personalities, The 9 Types of Leadership is an unmatched tool for business people to use to decode the mysteries involved in understanding why people do what they do, why we have conflicts with some people but not others, and how we can become aware of our blind spots. Most importantly, it can help leaders know themselves in a deeper way so they can more effectively lead others.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Deep Dive

    • By JayJay on 02-22-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • How to Be a Power Connector

    • The 5+50+100 Rule for Turning Your Business Network into Profits
    • By: Judy Robinett
    • Narrated by: Dina Pearlman
    • Length: 8 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 173
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 145
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 144

    As anyone in business knows, strategic planning is critical to achieving long-term success. In How to Be a Power Connector, super-networker Judy Robinett argues that strategic relationship planning should be your top priority.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Highly Recommended

    • By jsw on 11-04-14

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Pedigree

    • How Elite Students Get Elite Jobs
    • By: Lauren A. Rivera
    • Narrated by: Dina Pearlman
    • Length: 12 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51

    Americans are taught to believe that upward mobility is possible for anyone who is willing to work hard, regardless of their social status. Yet it is often those from affluent backgrounds who land the best jobs. Pedigree takes listeners behind the closed doors of top-tier investment banks, consulting firms, and law firms to reveal the truth about who really gets hired for the nation's highest-paying entry-level jobs, who doesn't, and why.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great book about cultural capital

    • By wayne on 04-18-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Business Storytelling for Dummies

    • By: Karen Dietz PhD, Lori L. Silverman
    • Narrated by: Dina Pearlman
    • Length: 15 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 12

    Use storytelling to influence people and move them to action. Need to get your point across? Get staff on board with change? Foster collaboration? Increase sales? Strengthen employee engagement? Build customer loyalty? Drive innovation and creativity? Capture best practices? Align people around a goal? Grow your business? Business Storytelling for Dummies can help you do this - and more.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Horrible - sounds like recorded in a phone booth.

    • By Les Stockett on 01-22-17

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Toy Monster

    • The Big, Bad World of Mattel
    • By: Jerry Oppenheimer
    • Narrated by: Dina Pearlman
    • Length: 10 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 25

    From Boise to Beijing, Mattel's toys dominate the universe. Its no-fun-and-games marketing muscle reaches some 140 countries, and its iconic products have been a part of our culture for generations. Now, in this intriguing and entertaining expose, New York Times best-selling author Jerry Oppenheimer places the world's largest toy company under a journalistic microscope, uncovering the dark side of toyland.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Shock journalism at it's best

    • By Ron on 11-19-09

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Selling the Fountain of Youth

    • How the Anti-Aging Industry Made a Disease Out of Getting Old - and Made Billions
    • By: Arlene Weintraub
    • Narrated by: Dina Pearlman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10

    The beauty industry - which once revolved around creams and powders, subtle agents to enhance beauty - has become the anti-aging industry, overrun with steroids, human growth hormone injections, and bio-identical hormones, all promoted as cures for getting old. Acclaimed BusinessWeek science reporter Arlene Weintraub takes us inside this world, from the marketing departments of huge pharmaceutical companies to the backroom of your local pharmacy to celebrity enthusiasts like Oprah.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting Foray into a Foreign Land

    • By Teadrinker on 12-11-11

    Regular price: $19.95