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Books

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May 3, 2022

China: As a Polar Great Power by Anne-Marie Brady

From one of the world’s foremost experts on China’s strategic interests in the Polar Regions. The book’s title is based on Chinese Communist Party (CCP) General Secretary Xi Jinping’s use of the term, when he said due to ‘profound changes in the international system and China’s unprecedented level of economic development…China would soon be joining

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May 3, 2022

Creating We: Change I-Thinking to We-Thinking and Build a Healthy, Thriving Organization by Judith Glaser

Whether your company has recently been acquired, merged, restructured, downsized, or, in the midst of rapid growth and expansion, has lost the sense of unity it once had, this revolutionary new book shows you how to create healthy work environments and become a "WE-centric" company that achieves extraordinary breakthrough success.

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May 3, 2022

Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss what Matters Most by Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton, and Sheila Heen

Written by Harvard Law School faculty, the book introduces strategies, tools, and frameworks needed to manage difficult conversations effectively. The authors provide examples on how to approach a difficult conversation from a neutral standpoint. It’s a guide for dealing with organizational conflict, misunderstandings and to improve organizational

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May 3, 2022

Disappearing Through the Skylight: Culture and Technology in the Twentieth Century by O.B. Hardison, Jr.

The key take away from this book is that is the recognition that when an entire culture understands something it becomes “invisible.”  It doesn’t go away, it becomes intuitive, and it becomes culture.