32 Ways To Be A Champion In Business

Author: Earvin Magic Johnson
Publisher: Crown Business
ISBN: 0307461890
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The Hall of Fame basketball player explains how he translated his talents on the basketball court into success in the boardroom, sharing more than 30 hard-won lessons in business gamesmanship, from finding an unfilled niche in the market and building and protecting a brand to creating a diverse team with complementary strengths and being a true leader. Reprint. A best-selling book.

32 Ways To Be A Champion In Business

Author: Earvin Magic Johnson
Publisher: Crown Business
ISBN: 030745200X
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As a young man, Earvin “Magic” Johnson admired his father and other small-town entrepreneurs who created jobs and served as leaders in his Midwestern community. He worked for them, watched them, and his interest in building communities through economic development grew even while his basketball career flourished. His fame as an NBA star gave him access to some of the most successful business leaders in the country. It was Earvin’s own entrepreneurial spirit that inspired them to serve as his mentors. Earvin made the transition from great athlete to greater entrepreneur through hard work and by avidly pursuing opportunities. He recognized that densely populated urban communities were ripe for commercial and residential development. He partnered with major brands like Starbucks, 24 Hour Fitness, and T.G.I. Friday’s to lead a major economic push in these communities. The success of his businesses proved that ethnically diverse urban residents would welcome and support major brands if given the opportunity. Earvin continues to be a leader of urban economic development that provides jobs, goods, and a new spirit of community. 32 Ways to Be a Champion in Business will inspire and enlighten readers who wish to make a similar impact with their careers and business endeavors. From the Hardcover edition.

Thirty Two Ways To Be A Champion In Business

Author: Earvin Johnson
Publisher: Crown Pub
ISBN: 0609608282
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The Hall of Fame basketball player explains how he translated his talents on the basketball court into success in the boardroom, sharing more than thirty hard-won lessons in business gamesmanship, from finding an unfilled niche in the market and building and protecting a brand to creating a diverse team with complementary strengths and being a true leader. 80,000 first printing.

Champions Find A Way

Author: Brandon Ruiz
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781497416314
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Becoming a champion in sport or in life doesn't just happen - it is earned through planning, effort and a strong belief in one's goals and dreams. Brandon Ruiz, Grappling World Champion, offers all of us a chance to learn how to become champions in everything we do. World class athlete, coach, speaker and author Brandon Ruiz shares his insights and proven principles for success. Read this book and discover what becoming a Champion is really all about! "Brandon Ruiz is a class act on and off the mat. He has done so much as an athlete and now he is giving back to others in a great way." Mark Schultz, World & Olympic Champion Freestyle Wrestling "Brandon Ruiz is a true champion who overcame many obstacles to become both a world champion grappler and champion in life. He has shown a great path for others to follow, and I'm very proud to call him my friend." Sheldon Marr, Martial Arts Hall of Fame, 8xUSA Grappling World Team Coach "Brandon has an incredible story and can help anyone become a champion in sport, business or life." Matt Lindland, Head Coach USA Greco Roman Wrestling, Greco Roman Wrestling World and Olympic Medalist, UFC Veteran "I had the privilege of training with and competing against Brandon in Greco Roman Wrestling. His ideas, skill and work ethic are world class. I recommend this book for everyone trying to get the most out of themselves. Brandon helped me get to the Olympics in Wrestling and now this book is helping me get to the Olympics in life." Ari Taub, 2008 Olympian for Canada, 2007 Pan Am Games medalist, Lawyer, CEO of Hard Knocks Fighting, Husband and father of 4 kids "Practical Instruction Book, great job Brandon. Brandon Ruiz provides some great tools and insight on how you can get the most out of yourself. His strategies for preparation and mental training will inspire you to reach the top of your potential." Tim Vanni, 2x Olympian Freestyle Wrestling, 15 Year National Member, 32 Years Coaching High School and College

Think Big Act Bigger

Author: Jeffrey W. Hayzlett
Publisher: Entrepreneur Press
ISBN: 161308319X
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The most dangerous move in business is the failure to make a move. Global business celebrity and prime-time Bloomberg Television host, Jeffrey W. Hayzlett empowers business leaders to tie their visions to actions, advancing themselves past competitors and closer to their business dream. Drawing upon his own business back stories including his time as CMO of Kodak and sharing examples from the many leaders featured on “The C-Suite with Jeff Hayzlett,” Hayzlett imparts ten core lessons that dare readers to own who they are as a leader and/or company, define where they want to go, and fearlessly do what it takes to get there—caring less about conventional wisdom, re-framing limitations, and steamrolling obstacles as they go.

How Champions Think

Author: Bob Rotella
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476788642
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A "guide to success in all aspects of life-- not just sports-- from business to relationships to personal challenges of every variety"--Amazon.com.

Teach Like A Champion 2 0

Author: Doug Lemov
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118901851
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One of the most influential teaching guides ever—updated! Teach Like a Champion 2.0 is a complete update to the international bestseller. This teaching guide is a must-have for new and experienced teachers alike. Over 700,000 teachers around the world already know how the techniques in this book turn educators into classroom champions. With ideas for everything from classroom management to inspiring student engagement, you will be able to perfect your teaching practice right away. The first edition of Teach Like a Champion influenced thousands of educators because author Doug Lemov's teaching strategies are simple and powerful. Now, updated techniques and tools make it even easier to put students on the path to college readiness. Here are just a few of the brand new resources available in the 2.0 edition: Over 70 new video clips of real teachers modeling the techniques in the classroom A selection of never before seen techniques inspired by top teachers around the world Brand new structure emphasizing the most important techniques and step by step teaching guidelines Updated content reflecting the latest best practices from outstanding educators With the sample lesson plans, videos, and teachlikeachampion.com online community, you will be teaching like a champion in no time. The classroom techniques you'll learn in this book can be adapted to suit any context. Find out why Teach Like a Champion is a "teaching Bible" for so many educators worldwide.

Become A Wellness Champion

Author: Pam Bartha
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780986926709
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Bartha, Pam. (2011). Become a wellness champion. Your essential guide to wellness & prevention. Kelowna, BC: Wellness Publishing International. Pam Bartha, BSc, PDPP, is a Wellness Champion. Clinically diagnosed with a debilitating illness at the age of 28, she chose a non-prescription approach to therapy. Now more than 20 years later and still symptom free, she coaches others on the life-changing principles of wellness and prevention beyond pharmaceuticals. Become a Wellness Champion reveals dynamic new insights into disease and prevention that will: Dispel confusion and frustration about wellness Equip readers to quickly discern effective wellness strategies from marketing hype Show readers how to reach and maintain their perfect body shape for life Demystify the use of dietary supplements Help readers to identify and minimize the impact of silent infections and dysbiosis Equip readers to work more effectively with their health care professional Whether the reader has recently received a difficult diagnosis or is just interested in minimizing his/her dependence on the current health care system, Become a Wellness Champion is an essential guide to a longer, healthier, and happier life. This book is written for the general public but contains many scientific peer-reviewed references.

Building Family Business Champions

Author: Eric G. Flamholtz
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804798028
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Building Family Business Champions provides a theoretically sound and practical framework for understanding the challenges that family businesses face. Drawing on three decades of consulting with more than 250 companies, their own experience running a family-owned firm, and sound research, Eric G. Flamholtz and Yvonne Randle explain that the success of these companies hinges upon the dual management of family functionality and the company's infrastructure. They present a set of managerial tools for planning, structuring the business, measuring performance, and managing culture. After laying this groundwork, they attend to issues that uniquely pertain to these companies, such as succession and the challenges of familial dysfunction. Finally, the book offers a set of short self-assessments that can be used in any family business. Richly illustrated with stories of companies at various stages of growth from around the globe, this book provides a comprehensive guide for building businesses that thrive from generation to generation.

Greatness

Author: Don Yaeger
Publisher: Center Street
ISBN: 0892968575
Size: 54.47 MB
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GREATNESS is a motivational book whose target audience is found in business and self-help. It is a life book, aimed at inspiring others to achieve their personal and professional best. Opening with an in-depth discussion of the nature of Greatness-what it is, what it is not, and why it is worth pursing-each subsequent chapter of the book consists of a detailed story illustrating one aspect of Greatness with examples from the sports greats that Don has interviewed over the years. This will be followed by a discussion and other related examples. There are also practical tips and plans for assisting the reader in implementing new habits, routines, practices, and philosophies of Greatness into his or her daily life. As each characteristic is outlined, the reader is challenged to look for areas in his or her professional and personal lives that can be improved by embracing these lessons. As Don often says during his speeches, "Though these characteristics are culled from some of the greatest winners in sports, not a single one requires you to be able to touch your toes! These iconic figures in sports have provided a classroom for us to learn about their pursuit of Greatness. You don't have to be good at sports - heck, you don't even have to like sports - to benefit from their lessons." It is the strong belief of those who Don has talked to over the years that greatness is available to all of us. Not in the same way or on the same field, mind you. But we all have the capacity to achieve greatness if we'll give the same dedication to these characteristics as do the winners presented and interviewed in GREATNESS.