Looks like fear is the big theme this year in Inc's list of the best motivational books of 2015. When you feel that tension in your stomach, a resistance to any of the choices available, how do you move forward? Top 10 Motivational Books of 2015
"Consider a 2014 study by Dirk Jenter at Stanford and Fadi Kanaan at MIT: they looked at more than 3,000 CEO turnovers between 1993 and 2009 and found that CEOs were frequently fired for factors well outside their control. " Are Successful CEOs Just Lucky?
And lastly, we can't leave this Thanksgiving day without some discussion of leadership and gratitude. Maybe this PBS short video can convince you of the positive effects of keeping a gratitude journal in both your personal and professional life? The Amazing Effects of Gratitude
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