On the Edge: Leadership Lessons from Mount Everest and Other Extreme Environments

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Grand Central Publishing #ad - Featuring a foreword from legendary duke university basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski who knows all about leadership, humorous, On the Edge provides a framework to help people scale whatever big peaks they aspire to climb-be they literal or figurative-by offering practical, and often unorthodox advice about how to grow as a leader.

On the Edge: Leadership Lessons from Mount Everest and Other Extreme Environments #ad - Both settings require you to be able to make crucial decisions on the spot when the conditions around you are far from perfect. By reflecting on the lessons learned from her various expeditions, author Alison Levine makes the case that the leadership principles that apply in extreme adventure sport also apply in today's extreme business environments.

Foreword by legendary duke basketball coach mike krzyzewskion the edge is an engaging leadership manual that provides concrete insights garnered from various extreme environments ranging from Mt Everest to the South Pole. Your survival -and the survival of your team-depend on it.

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The Art of Being Unreasonable: Lessons in Unconventional Thinking

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Wiley #ad - By contrast, because, after all, "reasonable" people come up with all the reasons something new and different can't be done, no one else has done it that way. This book shares the "unreasonable" principles—from negotiating to risk-taking, from investing to hiring—that have made Eli Broad such a success.

He has helped to fund scientific research institutes, K-12 education reform, and some of the world's greatest contemporary art museums. Program, and he and his wife have funded a new contemporary art museum on campus to serve the broader region Eli Broad is the founder of two Fortune 500 companies: KB Home and SunAmerica If you're stuck doing what reasonable people do—and not getting anywhere—let Eli Broad show you how to be unreasonable, and see how far your next endeavor can go.

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B. A. Unorthodox success principles from a billionaire entrepreneur and philanthropist Eli Broad's embrace of "unreasonable thinking" has helped him build two Fortune 500 companies, amass personal billions, and use his wealth to create a new approach to philanthropy.

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Winning on Appeal: Better Briefs and Oral Argument NITA

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Aspen Publishers #ad - I wish that it had been available when I argued my first case. Reviews "i argued before judge aldisert as a young attorney, and I learned from the experience of trying to hold my own in front of the former Marine. To celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of the book’s release, Tessa L. When the late Ruggero J.

Winning on Appeal: Better Briefs and Oral Argument NITA #ad - Alito, Jr. Winning on appeal conveys the perfect blueprint for any lawyer who wants to win on appeal. Southwick carry on the aldisert tradition of revealing the "nuts and bolts" of how to prepare an effective brief with the nuanced art of a delivering a persuasive appeal to the court. Dysart and Leslie H. For more experienced attorneys, the book contains advanced tips and reminders that may serve as a corrective against the bad habits that are easy to acquire.

Supreme Court. I will certainly never forget those occasions. Alito, Jr. Associate Justice, U. S. Arguing before judge Aldisert was the best and therefore the most demanding Socratic experience imaginable. For any attorney who wants to know how to win on appeal, this is where to look.

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David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants

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Little, Brown and Company #ad - David's victory was improbable and miraculous. From there, david and goliath examines northern ireland's troubles, the minds of cancer researchers and civil rights leaders, murder and the high costs of revenge, and the dynamics of successful and unsuccessful classrooms-all to demonstrate how much of what is beautiful and important in the world arises from what looks like suffering and adversity.

Or should he have? in david and goliath, offering a new interpretation of what it means to be discriminated against, or lose a parent, Malcolm Gladwell challenges how we think about obstacles and disadvantages, or cope with a disability, or attend a mediocre school, or suffer from any number of other apparent setbacks.

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants #ad - Gladwell begins with the real story of what happened between the giant and the shepherd boy those many years ago. Explore the power of the underdog in Malcolm Gladwell's dazzling examination of success, motivation, and the role of adversity in shaping our lives. Three thousand years ago on a battlefield in ancient Palestine, a shepherd boy felled a mighty warrior with nothing more than a stone and a sling, and ever since then the names of David and Goliath have stood for battles between underdogs and giants.

In the tradition of gladwell's previous bestsellers-the Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers and What the Dog Saw-David and Goliath draws upon history, psychology, and powerful storytelling to reshape the way we think of the world around us. He shouldn't have won.

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Never to Return

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Lyons Press #ad - The leopold was largely unarmored, lightly armed, and no match for the U-255’s torpedoes. Never to return is the story of gunner Sparky Nersasian and his shipmates’ struggles to survive the Leopold’s sinking. Never to return is the harrowing tale of the torpedoing and sinking of a Coast Guard ship and the loss of 171 Coast Guardsmen off the coast of Iceland during WWII.

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Lead Yourself First: Inspiring Leadership Through Solitude

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Bloomsbury USA #ad - With a foreword by jim collins author of the bestseller Good to Great, both practical and sublime, Lead Yourself First is a rallying cry to reclaim solitude--and all the benefits, that come with it. Martin luther king found moral courage while sitting alone at his kitchen table one night during the Montgomery bus boycott.

Anyone who leads anyone--including oneself--can benefit from solitude. This book explains why the effort is worthwhile and how to make it. Solitude is a state of mind, a space where you can focus on your own thoughts without distraction, with a power to bring mind and soul together in clear-eyed conviction.

Lead Yourself First: Inspiring Leadership Through Solitude #ad - . But these days, handheld devices and other media leave us awash with the thoughts of others. Through gripping historical accounts and firsthand interviews with a wide range of contemporary leaders, spur creativity, sustain emotional balance, Raymond Kethledge a federal court of appeals judge and Michael Erwin a West Pointer and three-tour combat veteran show how solitude can enhance clarity, and generate the moral courage necessary to overcome adversity and criticism.

Lead yourself first makes a compelling argument for the integral relationship between solitude and leadership. The wall street journal Throughout history, leaders have used solitude as a matter of course. Jane goodall used her intuition in the jungles of central Africa while learning how to approach chimps.

We are losing solitude without even realizing it.

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Federal Rules of Evidence: With Advisory Committee Notes and Legislative History: 2019 Statutory Supplement Supplements

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Constitutional Law: Principles and Policies Aspen Treatise Series

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Aspen Publishers #ad - New to the sixth edition: New discussion of the Preamble to the Constitution in Ch. Sec; south Dakota v. American federation; Town of Greece v. Wayfair; Fisher v. Becerra; Janus v. Tam; williams-Yulee v. Hellerstedt; Matal v. Galloway; and Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia v. Trump and Hawaii v. Comer new materials on presidential power, and travel bans under the Trump administration, immigration, including IRAP v.

Kerry; Lucia v. Whitford; Zivotofsky v. Florida state bar; National Institute of Family and Life Advocates v. University of Texas, Austin; Obergefell v. Thorough coverage of the topic makes it appropriate for both beginning and advanced courses. Relied on by students, professors, and practitioners, Erwin Chemerinsky’s popular treatise clearly states the law and identifies the underlying policy issues in each area of constitutional law.

Constitutional Law: Principles and Policies Aspen Treatise Series #ad - Trump professors and students will benefit from: renowned authorship Examination of black-letter law and all the myriad issues of constitutional interpretation with unrivaled thoroughness and lucidity Excellent historical overview of the creation and ratification of the Constitution, examining the existential question of why we have a constitution.

Hodges; whole Women’s Health v. Colorado civil Rights Commission; Gill v. Major new decisions include: Masterpiece Cakeshop v.

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Engage to Win: A Blueprint for Success in the Engagement Economy

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Greenleaf Book Group Press #ad - This digital era demands that marketers understand the science of marketing in order to scale and succeed. It is hyperdigital and becoming more so every day. Even with all the incredible advances, it’s worth pondering whether organizations actually feel more connected to the people and the companies they do business with.

In engage to win, author steve Lucas introduces a new model for marketing to address this new hyper-digital world—one founded on engagement. Truly engaging with customers will allow businesses to see, so businesses will be able to adapt, in real-time, survive, when customers' wants and needs are changing, and ultimately thrive! .

Engage to Win: A Blueprint for Success in the Engagement Economy #ad - But if we embrace mathematics alone, while abandoning feeling, meaning, and authenticity, we will fail to deliver on the desires of our clients: to feel listened to and understood. So how do we win the heart and mind of the buyer in this new world? Develop a real strategy around engagement by practicing these simple steps: listen, learn, and engage.

He introduces the idea that embracing and driving engagement throughout organizations and using it with customers, prospects, employees, and partners is what will set companies apart. Ironically, we use connected to describe this new world, yet we are asked to interact increasingly through apps and browsers instead of via face-to-face contact with customers and clients.

Engagement is the key to success for today’s businesses. The world we live in is radically different today from what it was even just five years ago. Listening creates insights, insights drive engagement, and engagement drives revenue.

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Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts.

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Random House #ad - Because choosing courage over comfort is not always our default. Brown writes, “one of the most important findings of my career is that daring leadership is a collection of four skill sets that are 100 percent teachable, observable, and measurable. We don’t avoid difficult conversations and situations; we lean into vulnerability when it’s necessary to do good work.

What can we do better? Empathy, and courage, connection, to start. She found that leaders in organizations ranging from small entrepreneurial startups and family-owned businesses to nonprofits, stories, more daring leaders, Brown uses research, and Fortune 50 companies all ask the same question:  How do you cultivate braver, and how do you embed the value of courage in your culture?  In this new book, civic organizations, and examples to answer these questions in the no-BS style that millions of readers have come to expect and love.

Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. #ad - Four-time #1 new york times bestselling author brené Brown has spent the past two decades studying the emotions and experiences that give meaning to our lives, and the past seven years working with transformative leaders and teams spanning the globe. The irony is that we’re choosing not to invest in developing the hearts and minds of leaders at the exact same time as we’re scrambling to figure out what we have to offer that machines and AI can’t do better and faster.

It’s why we’re here. Whether you’ve read daring greatly and rising Strong or you’re new to Brené Brown’s work, this book is for anyone who wants to step up and into brave leadership. A leader is anyone who takes responsibility for recognizing the potential in people and ideas, and has the courage to develop that potential.

It’s learning and unlearning that requires brave work, tough conversations, and showing up with your whole heart.

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Evidence Under the Rules: Text, Cases, and Problems Aspen Casebook Series

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Aspen Publishers #ad - Highlight, take notes in the margins, and search the full text to quickly find coverage of legal topics. Practice questions from examples & explanations,  emanuel Law Outlines,  Emanuel Law in a Flash flashcards, and other best-selling study aid series help you study for exams while tracking your strengths and weaknesses to help optimize your study time.

Colorado, and attorney-client privilege new comment/perspective boxes on issues of “corporate character evidence” and the use of handwriting experts to authenticate writings after daubert discussion of recent amendments to the federal rules, rule 410 protections for plea bargaining statements, as well as the most contemporary federal circuit and trial court decisions New problems exploring issues on Rule 404b evidence, demonstrative aids, as well as discussion of the pending proposal to amend the Rule 807 Residual exception to the hearsay rule Professors and students will benefit from: Introductory text that provides a foundation for understanding the cases and materials that follow Numerous problems that treat cutting-edge issues, so access your enhanced e-book anytime, the Rule 606b ban on postverdict juror testimony, such as the amendment to the Rule 80316 Ancient Documents hearsay exception, allowing students to apply important concepts to contemporary evidentiary problems Guidance for answering Note questions to assist students in understanding how to approach nuanced evidentiary questions “Comment/Perspective” text boxes that provide broader perspectives to aid in understanding doctrine CasebookConnect features: ONLINE E-BOOK Law school comes with a lot of reading, anywhere to keep up with your coursework.

Evidence Under the Rules: Text, Cases, and Problems Aspen Casebook Series #ad - Clark and Pena-Rodriguez v. Casebookconnect offers you what you need most to be successful in your law school classes—portability, meaningful feedback, and greater efficiency. Evidence under the rules: text, Cases, and Problems is one of the most widely-adopted Evidence casebooks ever published. It contains applications of evidence law to factual scenarios that students are likely to find particularly interesting.

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