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SHRM 2014 in Orlando: Visit us in Booth #3144

SHRM 2014 in Orlando: Visit us in Booth #3144

It’s that time of the year again and we are excited to see you in Orlando for this year’s SHRM Annual Conference and Expo. We are excited to see returning attendees and meet first timers!  Visit our Booth (#3144) to...
A Smile: The Fountain of Youth

A Smile: The Fountain of Youth

A guest post by Darryl Davis, renowned motivational speaker and the author of How to Design a Life Worth Smiling About. “As you strive to bring more joy into your life remember that the key to doing so is to...
Get Ahead Fast

Get Ahead Fast

 Check out these GREAT sample chapters. Speaker, Leader, Champion by Jeremey Donovan and Ryan Avery, Million Dollar Launch by Alan Weiss and 201 Killer Cover Letters Third Edition by Sandra Podesta and Andrea Paxton. Speaker, Leader, Champion by Jeremey Donovan,...
5 Tips You Need to Know to Trade Like a Pro

5 Tips You Need to Know to Trade Like a Pro

  Most people want to trade in some form or another but just don’t know where to start. As a trader who did not come from a finance background I am just like you. I want to share what helped...
The Power to Connect Through Visual Storytelling

The Power to Connect Through Visual Storytelling

Guest post by Jessica Gioglio, Social Media Manager for Dunkin’ Donuts and co-author of The Power of Visual Storytelling. We’re Marketing in the Age of Infobesity Consumers are faced with more social media channels and messages than ever before, resulting...
SXSW 2014: Meet Our Authors

SXSW 2014: Meet Our Authors

Attending SXSW 2014? Be sure to visit these leading business thinkers for their talks and book signings.  Saturday, March 8th @ 3:30PM (Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon H, 500 E. 4th Street):  Maker Democracy Spurs Innovation with Mark Hatch followed by a book signing at 5:00PM...
How Leaders are Like Nesting Dolls

How Leaders are Like Nesting Dolls

Excerpt from Everything Connects by Faisal Hoque. If you were to poke around the shops of Moscow, Saint Petersburg, or a Russian neighborhood in your nearest city, you may find a gorgeously carved little metaphor waiting for you on a shelf: the matryoshka doll, what...
FREE Finance eSampler

FREE Finance eSampler

What’s happening with the markets?  Where should I put my money?  Where should I not put my money? These are the questions every investor is asking.  Unfortunately, there are no simple answers.  Your best course of action is to seek...
WORK SMARTER: A Free Webinar Series

WORK SMARTER: A Free Webinar Series

We all need to work smarter, whether that means learning new skills to perform better on the job, being more productive at work, or managing your time efficiently so that your personal life doesn’t have to suffer.  McGraw-Hill Professional invites...
Mothers in the Workplace: Not Enough Has Changed Since Mad Men Days

Mothers in the Workplace: Not Enough Has Changed Since Mad Men Days

It’s amazing that some offices have pingpong tables and pet friendly policies, but have done so little to support working mothers, writes the CEO of Creative Class Group. By Rana Florida (Author, UPGRADE & CEO, Creative Class Group) When I saw Hillary...
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What's Your Leadership Legacy?

What’s Your Leadership Legacy?

A conversation between Skip Prichard and Andrew Thorn.  Originally published on skipprichard.com: Do you think about your leadership legacy? What type of culture do you want to leave in your organization? As a result of your leadership, what will remain long after you left? Andrew Thorn is a business coach, consultant, and psychologist.  He has...  LearnMore

3 Simple Ways to Create a Stronger Team and Build Customer Loyalty

With all of the changes going on in the airline industry over the last few years, it has definitely been more the exception rather than the rule when getting great service while traveling.  However, I had a pleasant surprise a few months ago while traveling back home on United Airlines. Once everyone had boarded the...  LearnMore
According to Wooden: Six Ways to Bring Out the Best in People

According to Wooden: Six Ways to Bring Out the Best in People

From Wooden: A Lifetime of Observations and Reflections On and Off the Court. John Wooden is a “philosopher-coach” in the truest sense: a man whose beliefs, teachings, and wisdom go far beyond sports, and ultimately address how to bring out the very best in yourself and others in all areas of life. He is a...  LearnMore
Would You Pass this Money and Happiness Quiz?

Would You Pass this Money and Happiness Quiz?

A guest post by Wes Moss, host of MONEY MATTERS and author of You Can Retire Sooner Than You Think. I’ve recently released a new book called, You Can Retire Sooner Than You Think, and in it, I analyze the financial bare minimums needed for retirement, along with the different traits and habits between happy...  LearnMore
[Brooklyn, NY] NACC Multicultural Business Expo

[Brooklyn, NY] NACC Multicultural Business Expo

Every year thousands of small business owners and entrepreneurs attend the New American Chamber of Commerce’s multicultural business expo to network, attend sessions, and learn about new products and services to help them grow and run their business.  Will you be there?  McGraw-Hill Professional will! Meet Nicole Reyhle, founder of Retail Minded, the nation’s only...  LearnMore

Sgt. Pepper’s “Clash” Graphic

The brilliant and impossibly clever artist known as @darth helped create the official banner for CLASH OF THE FINANCIAL PUNDITS. He’s included just about everyone who appears in the book.  It is based on the album cover of the 1967 Beatles album, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. You’ve read the finance section of every...  LearnMore
Draft Day and The Opening Playbook

Draft Day and The Opening Playbook

A guest post by Andrew Dietz Founder and President of Creative Growth Group, Inc. and the author of The Opening Playbook. Kevin Costner’s new movie, Draft Day, just hit the theaters in time for the actual NFL draft that began on May 8. Both events illuminate the importance of deciding the prospects, people, and pursuits...  LearnMore
Elena Magg Publicist: Talks about her day of Public Speaking Training with Author Bill Hoogterp and Why She Recommends His Book!

Elena Magg Publicist: Talks about her day of Public Speaking Training with Author Bill Hoogterp and Why She Recommends His Book!

The fear of public speaking is common.  Many of us struggle with racing hearts and sweaty palms at the prospect of speaking in front of an audience, never mind actually doing it, and we suffer from nervousness because we’re focused on ourselves. Public speaking coach to the C-suite and author of Your Perfect Presentation, Bill...  LearnMore
NASA's Top 5 Innovations Countdown

NASA’s Top 5 Innovations Countdown

For over half a century, NASA has delivered a continuous stream of innovative accomplishments that have inspired the world. Neil Armstrong walking on the moon, the space shuttle pioneering reusable space planes, Mars rovers exploring the red planet–the list goes on. Of all of these accomplishments, what are the top 5 that stand out? Guest...  LearnMore
Donya Dickerson, Executive Editor: Discusses Her Editorial Relationship with Author Joseph Michelli

Donya Dickerson, Executive Editor: Discusses Her Editorial Relationship with Author Joseph Michelli

As an editor, there is something incredibly special about working with an author on multiple projects over many years.  You develop a truly unique relationship—understanding what drives their creativity, their writing process, and learning how to rely on each other’s strengths to create great books.  For me, Joseph Michelli is one of those authors.  Joseph...  LearnMore

Check out our Staff Book Picks from the McGraw-Hill Professional Team!

Learn about our staff picks for favorite business books. Get the inside perspective from the marketing, editorial and publicity team members! Marketing: Courtney Fischer, Chelsea Van der Gaag and Laura Yieh Editorial: Donya Dickerson and Thomas Miller Publicity: Elena Magg  LearnMore
Thomas Miller, Executive Editor: Influencing Ideas Through Books

Thomas Miller, Executive Editor: Influencing Ideas Through Books

I am an editor who likes to publish books on subjects that can change people’s lives and solve problems. For that reason, when I had the opportunity to publish a book with AARP on how to organize and prioritize your finances as you reach retirement, I jumped at the chance. There are approximately 77 million...  LearnMore

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