Built On Values-Candidate for 2011 Book Award

Ann Rhoades’ Book on Organizational Culture becomes an Award Candidate Thanks to everyone who has purchased the book Built On Values-Creating an enviable culture that outperforms the competition  by Ann Rhoades.  People Ink has received positive feedback from business leaders, companies, and clients about the value and usefulness of the book.  It is now a candidate for the 2011 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards.  Nominees for the the 2011 awards are posted here The winning books, … Continue reading →

How Arrogance Causes Leadership Failure

By Gayle Watson I just finished reading Jim Collins’ new book, How the Mighty Fall:  And Why Some Companies Never Give In.  Collins’ hopes the book will equip leaders with knowledge about the stages of decline, so that they may reduce their chances of falling all the way to the bottom.  I particularly liked it because Collins’ research provides more evidence that values-based leadership is a differentiating factor between successful companies and those that fail. … Continue reading →