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Books and guides on leadership, strategy, and business management for architects, engineers, contractors, and more!
  • You Don't Need a Title to be a Leader

    0385517475
    $14.95

    In his inspiring book, You Don't Need a Title to Be a Leader, Mark Sanborn, the author of the national bestseller The Fred Factor, shows how each o...

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    $14.95
  • Profit, Risk, & Leadership: Design-Build

    9781557017765
    $69.95

    This new book takes you on a clear path through the maze of running a construction business: how to make money, how to manage risk, and how to plan...

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    $69.95
  • Managing the Professional Service Firm

    0684834316
    $18.00

    This book explores crucial management issues as they apply to professional service firms, including marketing and business development, multination...

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    $18.00
  • High-Maintenance Employees

    1402206232
    $32.95

    In this guide for managers, Katherine Graham Leviss addresses the touchy issue of the "good employee," one who is a definite asset in terms of skil...

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    $32.95
  • Speak Like a CEO: Commanding Attention

    9780071451512
    $26.00

    Presents methods for better communication in various business environments. This book: Reveals the secrets for communicating in any situation ...

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    $26.00
  • Creating Workplaces Where People Can Think

    1555426174
    $52.00

    This unique reference offers detailed guidelines and methods for determining how design problems in your organization may interfere with performanc...

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    $52.00
  • The Language of Leadership

    9780984084654
    $29.95

    In The Language of Leadership, Marines brings to bear years of experience working with architecture, engineering, and construction firm leaders as ...

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    $29.95
  • Perfect Phrases for Building Strong Teams

    9780071490733
    $11.00

    Hundreds of ready-to-use phrases for fostering collaboration, encouraging communication, and growing a winning Team. Whether you're a project manag...

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    $11.00
  • Perfect Phrases in Spanish for Construction

    9780071494755
    $9.00

    This must-have book gives you more than 500 vital words and phrases specific to working on commercial and residential job sites, with translations ...

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    $9.00
  • Perfect Phrases for Dealing with Difficult Situations at Work

    0071597328
    $9.00

    No matter how much you love your job, you will inevitably run into difficult situations on the job that test your ability to keep your cool. This h...

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    $9.00
  • Perfect Phrases for Documenting Employee Performance Problems

    0071454071
    $7.99

    Performance reviews are among the most powerful and effective tools that a manager can use to motivate employees. But let's face it. Discussing and...

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    $7.99
  • Leadership When the Heat is On: 24 Lessons

    0071486534
    $12.00

    People aren't born to be high-performing leaders; instead, they need to learn to develop the time-proven characteristics of great leadership. Leade...

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    $12.00
  • Perfect Phrases for Meetings

    0071546839
    $14.50

    Everyone wants to shine in business meetings -- whether they are leading them or just participating. Yet meetings can be awkward, especially if you...

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    $14.50
  • Leadership in the Era of Economic Uncertainty

    9780071626163
    $19.99

    This book helps you steer your business through the minefield of contracting markets, cash shortages, and ongoing uncertainty. No matter what your ...

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    $19.99
  • Leading Global Projects

    9780750682466
    $27.99

    This book is a must-read for anyone responsible for projects and initiatives that span functional and geographical divides. Authors Moran and Young...

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    $27.99
  • Creating Rainmakers Training to Attract New Clients

    9780471920731
    $55.00

    Every manager of a professional firm realizes that generating leads and landing new clients are critical components of any successful business vent...

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    $55.00
  • Business from the Heart

    9781557017222
    $24.95

    Craig Galati has successfully implemented this uniquely 21st Century approach to doing business at Lucchesi Galati, an architectural firm where he ...

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    $24.95
  • Juran's Quality Handbook 7th

    9781259643613
    $194.00

    Delivering results in any business can be stressful, especially when you don’t know where to start or how to bring your business up.  Juran’s Quali...

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    $194.00
  • Managing Performance in Construction

    9780470171646
    $135.00

    With so many books out there that provide theory on construction improvement and employee enlightenment, Managing Performance in Construction is a ...

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    $135.00
  • Risk Management: Concepts and Guidance, Fifth Edition

    9781482258455
    $77.95

    Your business sometimes can depend on whether or not you can manage unexpected risks. Risk Management: Concepts and Guidance, 5th Edition will help...

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    $77.95
  • Effective Leadership Skills for Construction Field Leaders

    9780826940414
    $92.00

    The transition from trades worker to leadership in construction can be difficult. This is a fantastic guide to help ease that transition and give y...

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    $92.00
  • Construction Business Management

    9780876298251
    $68.00

    Did you know that less than 50% of construction firms are still in business four years after starting? The trade is tough but that’s why you can pi...

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    $68.00
  • Construction Project Safety

    9781118419519
    $94.00

    Your all-knowing guide to safety program compliance complete with requirements and instructions on how to follow the guidelines in the building pro...

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    $94.00
  • Construction Supervision

    9780470950623
    $103.00

    This is a one-stop-shop for all the supervising situations that you could potentially deal with on a construction site. It details the situations p...

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    $103.00