8 Must-Have Reads for Women’s History Month

This reading list is sponsored by Lulu. STRONG: Successful Women Share Stories of Childhood Trauma and Triumph by Mia Doucet Eighty-one successful women from 22 countries share poignant memoirs of early childhood struggle and suffering: trauma, loss, betrayal, bullying, neglect, sexual abuse, and the disconnection of dysfunctional family relationships. Fearless Femininity: Embracing Your Power Unapologetically […]

Book Award Winner: Starting a Business in the United States of America: Navigate the Land of Opportunity by Satpreet Singh

Congratulations on your bronze book award! Synopsis Exploring the vast potential of entrepreneurship in the United States of America can lead to a land of opportunities. Starting a business in the US is a monumental task, but with the right approach, it can be a fruitful endeavor. From the legalities of registering a company to […]

Book Excerpt: Make a Big Impact with Your Book: Author Marketing Strategies for Long-Term Success

Book Title:  Make a Big Impact with Your Book: Author Marketing Strategies for Long-Term Success Author: Melanie Herschorn Publishing Information: Mission Possible Media, 2023 Link to Buy Book:  Amazon  Synopsis: Whether your goal is to inspire, educate, or entertain, Make a Big Impact with Your Book equips you with strategies to make your mark as […]

Book Excerpt: Communicating Through a Pandemic A Chronicle of Experiences, Lessons Learned, and a Vision for the Future

Book Title: Communicating Through a Pandemic A Chronicle of Experiences, Lessons Learned, and a Vision for the Future Author: Amelia Burke-Garcia Publishing Information: Routledge, 2023 Link to Buy Book: Routledge Synopsis: The COVID-19 pandemic has affected us individually and globally—and the role of communication has been integral to the success and failure of our ability […]

Book Award Winner: Catastrophic Incentives: Why Our Approaches to Disasters Keep Falling Short by Jeff Schlegelmilch and Ellen Carlin

Congratulations on your silver book award! Synopsis Societies are vulnerable to any number of potential disasters: earthquakes, hurricanes, infectious diseases, terrorist attacks, and many others. Even though the dangers are often clear, there is a persistent pattern of inadequate preparation and a failure to learn from experience. Before disasters, institutions pay insufficient attention to risk; […]

Book Award Winner: Hiring Veterans: How To Leverage Military Talent For Organizational Growth by Matthew J. Louis

Congratulations on your gold book award! Synopsis The definitive guide to hiring and retaining members of the military community by the foremost authority on the transition from military to civilian work-life. Veterans represent a real-time talent pool of experienced, trained, and dedicated professionals that, when properly harnessed, comprise an instant means of improving your competitiveness […]

Book Excerpt: HEARTSPOKEN: How to Write Notes that Connect, Comfort, Encourage, and Inspire

Book Title:  HEARTSPOKEN: How to Write Notes that Connect, Comfort, Encourage, and Inspire Author: Elizabeth H. Cottrell Publishing Information:  Koehler Books, 2022 Link to Buy Book: Author Website Synopsis: In the hands of author Elizabeth H. Cottrell, the handwritten note is set free from old-fashioned irrelevance to become a superpower tool for connecting with others. […]