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2022 WINNERS - BUSINESS & CAREER

See below for the list of 2022 winners in the BUSINESS & CAREER category, for books with a copyright date of 2021.

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Return on Ambition: A Radical Approach to Your Achievement, Growth, and Well-Being
2022 Gold Winner

Authors: Nicolai Chen Nielsen & Nicolai Tillisch

Publisher: Fast Company Press

ISBN: 978-1-7343248-6-0

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Return on Ambition is an insightful and practical guide for anyone who wants to reach and sustain success and fulfillment. Best-selling authors Nielsen and Tillisch have studied high performing and successful, ambitious people for more than 5 years and found common patterns of behavior and thought. They have first-hand experience from some of the most ambitious environments in the world, having worked at McKinsey & Company and with over 30 Fortune 500 companies. Return on Ambition reveals their insights and includes tips and lessons learned from Elon Musk, Arianna Huffington, Pharrell Williams, and Axel Hedfors, among others.

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The Art of Selling Your Business: Winning Strategies & Secret Hacks for Exiting on Top
2022 Silver Winner

Author: John Warrillow

Publisher: An Inc Original

ISBN: 978-1-7334781-5-1

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The Art of Selling Your Business is the last in a trilogy of books by John Warrillow on building value. This essential guide to monetizing a business is based on interviews the author conducted on his podcast, Built to Sell Radio, with hundreds of successfully cashed-out founders. A sleeves-rolled-up action plan for selling your business at a premium by an author with consummate credibility.

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Exit Rich: The 6 P Method to Sell Your Business for Huge Profit
2022 Silver Winner

Authors: Michelle Seiler Tucker & Sharon Lechter

Publisher: An Inc Original

ISBN: 978-1-7325102-8-9

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In Exit Rich, author and mergers and acquisitions authority Michelle Seiler Tucker joins forces with Sharon Lechter, finance expert and author of Rich Dad Poor Dad, to create a must-have guide for all business owners ― whether they're gearing up to sell a business now or just getting started building out their company into something to sell for a profit in the future.

2021 WINNERS - BUSINESS & CAREER

See below for the list of 2021 winners in the BUSINESS & CAREER category, for books with a copyright date of 2020. Click here to watch the Gold and Silver winner speeches.

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Student's Federal Career Guide, 4th Edition: Ten Steps to a Federal Job or Internship for Students and Recent Grads
2021 Gold Winner

Author: Kathryn Troutman

Publisher: Resume Place, Inc.

ISBN: 978-1-7334076-2-5

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The Federal Student Resume is 2 to 3 pages! Learn how to organize the Education section of the resume, to include Course Titles, Descriptions, Papers, Projects, Technical Skills. The emphasis is on EDUCATION in the Student and Recent Graduate Federal resume. Your Education, Internships and Skills will stand out for the Pathways Internships or New Graduate applications with the samples in this book!

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Federal Resume Guidebook, Seventh Edition: First-ever Book on Federal Resume Writing Featuring the Outline Format
2021 Silver Winner

Author: Kathryn Troutman

Publisher: Resume Place, Inc.

ISBN: 978-1-7334076-0-1

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This 7th Edition includes 17 samples of  the Outline Format Federal Resume with ALL CAP KEYWORDS and accomplishments in the Work History Section. If you want a federal position or to get promoted - get this book! This format can help you get Best Qualified and Referred to a manager.

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Who Comes Next?: Leadership Succession Planning Made Easy
2021 Silver Winner

Author: Mary C. Kelly, PhD and Meridith E. Powell, MBA

Publisher: Kaimana Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-935733-21-8

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Who Comes Next? Leadership Succession Planning Made Easy. This award-winning book guides business leaders through the steps to create a viable succession plan. Who Comes Next simplifies the succession planning process, and provides the tools the leadership team needs to build their leadership bench and implement a successful succession plan.

2020 WINNERS - BUSINESS & CAREER

See below for the list of 2020 winners in the BUSINESS & CAREER category, for books with a copyright date of 2019.

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The Disruption Mindset: Why Some Organizations Transform While Others Fail
2020 Gold Winner

Author: Charlene Li

Publisher: Ideapress Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-940858-70-8

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The Disruption Mindset is a book from award-winning disruptor Charlene Li about how to lead your organization through disruptive times.

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Innovation on Tap: Stories of Entrepreneurship from the Cotton Gin to Broadway's Hamilton
2020 Silver Winner

Author: Eric B. Schultz

Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group Press

ISBN: 978-1-62634-663-5

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Innovation on Tap is the story of American innovation told through the eyes of entrepreneurs who have gathered to "talk shop" in an imaginary barroom.

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Running with My Head Down: An Entrepreneur's Story of Passion, Perseverance, and Purpose
2020 Silver Winner

Author: Frank V. Fiume II

Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group Press

ISBN: 978-1-62634-641-3

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The inspirational story of one man's search for purpose and meaning, a quest without limitation that ultimately leads to unique business success and personal fulfillment.

 
 
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