Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Chester Elton In Prendismo

Called the "apostle of appreciation," by the Globe and Mail, Canada's largest newspaper, and "creative and refreshing" by the New York Times, Chester Elton is co-author of several successful leadership books and is an in-demand speaker the world over.

Elton’s books have been translated into over 20 languages and have sold more than a million copies worldwide. The Carrot Principle by Simon & Schuster has been a regular New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller, and 24-Carrot Manager has been called a “must read for modern-day managers” by Larry King of CNN. The Orange Revolution was the number one selling business book in the United States according to the Wall Street Journal.

As a motivation expert, Chester has been featured in The Financial Times, Washington Post, Fast Company and the New York Times. He has been featured on 60 Minutes, CNN, ABC’s Money Matters, MSNBC and National Public Radio. A sought-after speaker and recognition consultant, Chester is senior vice-president of training and publishing at the O.C. Tanner Company.

Check out Prendismo's clips from an interview with Chester to learn more from this thought leader.



Monday, November 1, 2010

Prendismo Collection Is “Highly Recommended” In the November 2010 American Library Association Journal, CHOICE

The American Library Association maintains an online journal CHOICE that provides members with reviews of educational and media resources by specific subject areas. Prendismo’s collection of 15,000 digital video and audio clips on entrepreneurship and leadership was recently reviewed by Stacey Marien of American University. Ms. Marien’s review brings insight from her role at American University as well as her role as chair for the Development Committee of BRASS (Business Reference and Services Section) which is a section of ALA's RUSA (Reference and User Services Association).

After outlining the navigation and options of the online collection, Ms. Marien stated, “Prendismo is an excellent resource for a unique set of material.” The review concluded with a summary statement, “Highly recommended. Business collections at all levels.

For registered users of ALA, the full review can be viewed at here.