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Book Review – The Executive’s Compass: Business and the Good Society

“The Executive’s Compass: Business and the Good Society”

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by James O’Toole

In The Executive’s Compass, O’Toole lays out the historical foundation of our modern business and political values. Using this foundation, he provides leaders with  Read more

Book Review – What Every BODY is Saying: An Ex-FBI Agent’s Guide to…

What Every Body is Saying“, by Joe Navarro, is one of the most useful books I have read about a skill that is so important to our relationships with other people. Navarro provides well researched information about nonverbal communication and explains how to quickly read a person’s body language.

body languageWhat makes this book stand out from others is that the information is organized and presented in a way that makes it easy to understand and apply. Navarro also covers how body language provides clues to deception, and dispels myths about the increasingly popular subject of detecting lies.

It’s estimated that 60% to 90% of our communication is nonverbal, depending on the topic. Read more