Monday, January 03, 2011


Make visiting the library one of your 2011 New Year's Resolutions. While you are at the library, check out one of these new business titles.

The Other Side of Innovation: Solving the Execution Challenge
by Vijay Govindarajan
658.4063 GOVI
Companies can’t survive without innovating. But most put far more emphasis on generating Big Ideas than on executing them—turning ideas into actual breakthrough products, services, and process improvements. Govindarajan guides the reader in the actual execution of ideas.

The Now Habit at Work: Perform Optimally, Maintain Focus, and Ignite Motivation in Yourself and Others

by Neil Fiore
155.232 FIOR
Increase productivity, efficiency, and full-brain power when you apply Now Habit strategies to your business. What if working harder, stressing more, and putting in more hours aren't the secret to success? What if truly effective managers, entrepreneurs, and businesspeople simply use more of their brain to make creative decisions, work in the zone, and live more fully in the process?

globalization: n. the irrational fear that someone in China will take your job
by Bruce C. N. Greenwald
337 GREE
Most supporters and opponents of globalization accept as true certain key ideas that govern the terms of the debate. Globalization, they contend, is the single dominant force shaping the world’s economies both today and into the future; an irresistible and growing part of economic reality. They see the fates of business, labor, and entire nations all determined by their ability to adapt to its dictates. These and other similar notions have become so completely accepted that they are now embraced as the conventional wisdom.

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