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    • Data Smart

    • Using Data Science to Transform Information into Insight
    • By: John W. Foreman
    • Narrated by: Matthew Josdal
    • Length: 10 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Data science gets thrown around in the press like it's magic. Major retailers are predicting everything, from when their customers are pregnant to when they want a new pair of Chuck Taylors. It's a brave new world where seemingly meaningless data can be transformed into valuable insight to drive smart business decisions. Data science is little more than using straightforward steps to process raw data into actionable insight. And in Data Smart, author and data scientist John Foreman will teach how you how that's done within the familiar environment of a spreadsheet.

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    • The Tyranny of Metrics

    • By: Jerry Z. Muller
    • Narrated by: Matthew Josdal
    • Length: 5 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this timely and powerful book, Jerry Muller uncovers the damage our obsession with metrics is causing and shows how we can begin to fix the problem. Filled with examples from education, medicine, business and finance, government, the police and military, and philanthropy and foreign aid, this brief and accessible book explains why the seemingly irresistible pressure to quantify performance distorts and distracts, whether by encouraging "gaming the stats" or "teaching to the test"....

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    • The 100X Leader

    • How to Become Someone Worth Following
    • By: Jeremie Kubicek, Steve Cockram
    • Narrated by: Matthew Josdal
    • Length: 5 hrs and 33 mins
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    Forget everything you know about motivating others and building a harmonious workplace. If you want to get the best out of people, you must be willing to fight. But that doesn't mean you become a dominator, nor does coddling others work. The best leader you've ever had in your life was a liberator - someone willing to fight for your highest good, even at a personal cost. In this audiobook, global leadership experts Jeremie Kubicek and Steve Cockram explain what made that leader so unique, how to become that person yourself, and how to share the same gift with others.  

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    • The First-Time Manager's Guide to Team Building

    • By: Gary S. Topchik
    • Narrated by: Matthew Josdal
    • Length: 4 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This new offering from management expert Gary S. Topchik, coauthor of The First-Time Manager, Fifth Edition, covers the basics of team building, giving novice managers all the activities and information they need to achieve team-building success. From making the transition from team member to team leader, to holding team members accountable, to managing challenging situations and resolving conflict, The First-Time Manager's Guide to Team Building tells listeners how their own management style can influence how successful their teams become.

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    • Strive

    • How Doing the Things Most Uncomfortable Leads to Success
    • By: Scott Amyx
    • Narrated by: Matthew Josdal
    • Length: 6 hrs and 52 mins
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    Internationally-acclaimed speaker and founder of the cutting-edge venture capital Amyx Ventures, Scott Amyx, reveals how you can attain real success in your life, your way. His theory of Strive is a challenge to the conventional wisdom that has held so many people back from achieving their goals and enjoying lasting happiness. Scott helps you take stock of your own habits and practices to identify how your routine and misconceptions are holding you back. Insights from throughout history up through today's cutting-edge research show how embracing discomfort fuels lasting success. 

    • How Doing the Things Most Uncomfortable Leads to Success
    • By: Scott Amyx
    • Narrated by: Matthew Josdal
    • Length: 6 hrs and 52 mins
    • Release date: 30-05-18
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    • Big Data Revolution

    • What Farmers, Doctors and Insurance Agents Teach Us About Discovering Big Data Patterns
    • By: Rob Thomas, Patrick McSharry
    • Narrated by: Matthew Josdal
    • Length: 10 hrs and 24 mins
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    Big Data Revolution is a guide to improving performance, making better decisions, and transforming business through the effective use of big data. Listeners are guided through tried-and-true methodologies for getting more out of data and using it to the utmost advantage. This audiobook describes the major trends emerging in the field, the pitfalls and triumphs being experienced, and the many considerations surrounding big data, all while guiding listeners toward better decision-making from the perspective of a data scientist.   

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