Good to Great
By Jim Collins
Narrated by Jim Collins / 9 hours 58 minutes
Built To Last, the defining management study of the nineties, showed how great companies triumph over time and how long-term sustained performance can be engineered into the DNA of an enterprise from the very beginning.
But what about companies that are not born with great DNA? How can good companies, mediocre companies, even bad companies... Read More »
The Tipping Point
How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
Narrated by Malcolm Gladwell / 8 hours 32 minutes
This celebrated New York Times bestseller -- now poised to reach an even wider audience in paperback -- is a book that is changing the way Americans think about selling products and disseminating ideas. Read More »
Blue Ocean Strategy
How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant
Narrated by Grover Gardner / 6 hours 29 minutes
Winning by not competing! This international best seller upends traditional thinking with principles and tools to make the competition irrelevant.
In an audiobook that challenges everything you thought you knew, W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne assert that tomorrow's leading companies will succeed, not by battling their rivals for market share... Read More »
The Story of Success
Narrated by Malcolm Gladwell / 7 hours 16 minutes
There is a story that is usually told about extremely successful people, a story that focuses on intelligence and ambition. Gladwell argues that the true story of success is very different, and that if we want to understand how some people thrive, we should spend more time looking around them-at such things as their family, their birthplace, or... Read More »
Start with Why
How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action ( Intl Ed)
By Simon Sinek
Narrated by Simon Sinek / 7 hours 11 minutes
Why are some people and organizations more innovative, more influential, and more profitable than others? Why do some command greater loyalty from customers and employees alike? Even among the successful, why are so few able to repeat their successes over and over?
People like Martin Luther King Jr., Steve Jobs, and the Wright Brothers might... Read More »
The E-Myth Revisited
Why Most Small Businesses Don't Work and
Narrated by Michael E. Gerber / 8 hours 5 minutes
In this compact disc edition of the totally revised underground bestseller -- The E-Myth, Michael Gerber dispels the myths surrounding starting your own business and shows how commonplace assumptions can get in the way of running a business. He walks you through the steps in the life of a business -- from entrepreneurial infancy, through... Read More »
A Remarkable Way to Boost Morale and Improve Results
Narrated by Kathleen McInerney / 2 hours 23 minutes
Over 5 Million Copies Sold! Imagine a workplace where everyone chooses to bring energy, passion, and a positive attitude to the job every day.
A powerful parable that will help you see your life and work in a new way.
It's a rainy day in Seattle, and on the third floor of First Guarantee Financial, people have stopped believing they can make... Read More »
Narrated by Grover Gardner / 4 hours 47 minutes
From his perspective in Renaissance Italy, Machiavelli's aim in this classic work was to resolve conflict with the ruling prince, Lorenzo de Medici. Machiavelli based his insights on the way people really are rather than an ideal of how they should be. This is the world's most famous master plan for seizing and holding power. Astonishing in its... Read More »
The TenX Rule
The Only Difference Between Success and Failure
Narrated by Gildan Assorted Authors / 7 hours 23 minutes
Extreme success, by definition, lies beyond the realm of normal action.
If you want to achieve extreme success, you can't operate like everybody else and settle for mediocrity. You need to remove luck and chance from your business equation, and lock in massive success. The 10X Rule shows you how! Success is your duty, obligation and... Read More »
Great by Choice
Uncertainty, Chaos, and Luck--Why Some Thrive Despite Them All
Narrated by Jim Collins / 8 hours 45 minutes
The new question: Ten years after the worldwide bestseller Good to Great, Jim Collins returns to ask: Why do some companies thrive in uncertainty, even chaos, and others do not? In Great by Choice, Collins and his colleague, Morten T. Hansen, enumerate the principles for building a truly great enterprise in unpredictable, tumultuous, and... Read More »
How To Win Friends And Influence People
Narrated by Andrew Macmillan & Andrew Macmillian / 7 hours 18 minutes
You can go after the job you want...and get it! You can take the job you have...and improve it! You can take any situation you're in...and make it work for you!
Simon & Schuster Audio is proud to present one of the best-selling books of all time, Dale Carnegie's perennial classic How to Win Friends and Influence People -- presented here in... Read More »
Narrated by Stephen J. Dubner / 7 hours 28 minutes
Freakonomics lived on the New York Times bestseller list for an astonishing two years. Now authors Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner return with more iconoclastic insights and observations in SuperFreakonomics—the long awaited follow-up to their New York Times Notable blockbuster. Based on revolutionary research and original studies... Read More »
The Lean Startup
How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses
By Eric Ries
Narrated by Eric Ries / 8 hours 37 minutes
Most startups fail. But many of those failures are preventable. The Lean Startup is a new approach being adopted across the globe, changing the way companies are built and new products are launched.
Eric Ries defines a startup as an organization dedicated to creating something new under conditions of extreme uncertainty. This is just as true... Read More »
Made to Stick
Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die
By Chip Heath & Dan Heath
Narrated by Charles Kahlenberg / 8 hours 36 minutes
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The instant classic about why some ideas thrive, why others die, and how to improve your idea’s chances—essential reading in the “fake news” era.
Mark Twain once observed, “A lie can get halfway around the world before the truth can even get its boots on.” His observation rings true: Urban legends, conspiracy... Read More »
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team
A Leadership Fable
Narrated by Charles Stransky / 3 hours 42 minutes
After her first two weeks observing the problems at DecisionTech, Kathryn Petersen, its new CEO, had more than a few moments when she wondered is she should have taken the job. But Kathryn knew there was little chance she would have turned it down. After all, retirement had made her antsy, and nothing excited her more than a challenge. What she... Read More »
Getting to Yes
How to Negotiate Agreement Without Giving In
By Roger Fisher & William Ury
Narrated by Dennis Boutsikaris / 6 hours 17 minutes
Getting to Yes offers a concise, step-by-step, proven strategy for coming to mutually acceptable agreements in every sort of conflict—whether it involves parents and children, neighbors, bosses and employees, customers or corporations, tenants or diplomats. Based on the work of the Harvard Negotiation Project, a group that deals continually with... Read More »
Who Moved My Cheese
The 10th Anniversary Edition
Narrated by Tony Roberts, Spencer Johnson & Kenneth Blanchard /
Few books remain on bestseller lists ten years after publication, but few books have the timeless, universal message of Who Moved My Cheese?. The tenth anniversary of this incredible #1 bestseller will both remind listeners familiar with the story and reveal to a whole new generation the unique power of this deceptively simple fable, and comes... Read More »
Getting Things Done
The Art Of Stress-Free Productivity
By David Allen
Narrated by David Allen / 7 hours 9 minutes
THE NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER NOW AVAILABLE IN AN ALL-NEW UNABRIDGED RECORDING!
In today's world of exponentially increased communication and responsibility, yesterday's methods for staying on top just don't work.
Veteran management consultant and trainer David Allen recognizes that "time management" is useless the minute your schedule is... Read More »
Zero to One
Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
By Peter Thiel & Blake Masters
Narrated by Blake Masters / 4 hours 50 minutes
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
If you want to build a better future, you must believe in secrets.
The great secret of our time is that there are still uncharted frontiers to explore and new inventions to create. In Zero to One, legendary entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel shows how we can find singular ways to create those new things.
Thiel... Read More »