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    Communicate Like a Leader
    By Dianna Booher

    Is it true that people don't leave their organization, they leave their boss?

    Creating Personal Presence
    By Dianna Booher

    What if personal presence was not about status symbols or position, but something anyone could learn?

    Creating Personal Presence Self-Assessment
    By Dianna Booher

    Measure it! Do you want to be the kind of person who commands instant attention when they walk into a room?


    Open Book Editions

    Leadership DNA
    By Paul Okum

    What if it's a lie that "anyone can be a leader"?

    Just Call Me Dean
    By Florene Stewart Poyadue

    Do you know how much people living with Down Syndrome can accomplish?

    Financial Services: Women at the Top

    Why are so few women are in the financial services industry?

    Image Scrimmage

    Our bodies speak volumes. Listen to them.

    The Casual Mentor

    Tips for effective mentoring relationships.

    Roadmap to Retirement Security
    By Stephen Butler

    How can retirees manage their money wisely?



    Press Release | Dianna Booher
    Creating Personal Presence: Look, Talk, Think, and Act Like a Leader “…the gold-standard in communications coaching” - Jane Binger, Executive Director of LCPH Leadership...

    Five Alternate Tips for Establishing Personal Presence
    Dianna Booher has been writing about professional presence and communications for decades and has a number of bestselling titles under her belt. Here she lists five lesser-known techniques that...

    Five Communications Techniques We Think Are Effective But Really Are Not
    In Dianna Booher's latest book, she addresses the importance of communications in leadership and how effective communications are a cornerstone strategy for effective management. Communications...

    Laura Stack’s newest book, Doing the Right Things Right: How the Effective Executive Spends Time, Hits Bookstores January 18!
    As an MBA student, Laura Stack was inspired by Peter Drucker’s classic 1969 book The Effective Executive. But a lot has changed since it was written. And while Drucker’s advice on what to do...

    Rights at Berrett-Koehler: May 2016, another stellar month (featuring Devora Zack!)
    May 2016 was another great month for the rights department, and Devora Zack had a lot to do with it. Her books Networking for People Who Hate Networking, Managing for People Who Hate Managing and...

    Excerpt | John Izzo
    Excerpt:  A Corporate Success Story from Stepping Up (Berrett-Koehler, 2012) The Story Behind the Starbuck’s Frappuccino (pg. 93-95) Leadership is not a...

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