Connie Kallback


Professional Book Projects



Division of CPP, Inc. / Publisher of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator

(2000 - 2007)

Topics include Leadership, Management, Teambuilding, Organizational Development, Human Resources and Career.

Partial list is shown in alphabetical order by title.


5-D Leadership: Scott Campbell & Ellen Samiec

- Key Dimensions for Leading in the Real World.

Action Reflection Learning: Isabel Rimanoczy and Ernie Turner

- Solving Real Business Problems by Connecting Learning with Earning:

Adaptive Coaching, Terry Bacon and Karen Spears

- The Art and Practice of a Client-centered Approach to Performance Improvement.

Big Change at Best Buy: Elizabeth Gibson and Andy Billings

- Working Through Hypergrowth to Sustained Excellence.

Building the Learning Organization: Michael J. Marquardt

- Achieving Strategic Advantage through a Commitment
to Learning.

Capitalizing on Career Chaos: Helen Harkness

- Bringing Creativity and Purpose to Your Work and Life.

CEO Dad: Tom Stern

- How to Avoid Getting Fired by Your Family.

CEO Road Rules: Mary Key and Dennis Stearns

- Your Roadmap to Executive Excellence.

Choice Points: Sydney Rice

- Navigate Your Career Using the Unique Paper Room Process.

Competency-Based Human Resource Management:

David D. Dubois and William J. Rothwell

- Discover a New System for Unleashing the Productive Power of Exemplary Performers.

The Courage to Act: Merom Klein and Rod Napier

- 5 Factors of Courage to Transform Business.

Co-Active Coaching, 2nd Edition: Laura Whitworth

- New Skills for Coaching People Toward Success in Work
and Life, Edition.

Decent People, Decent Company:

Robert L.Turknett and Carolyn N.Turknett

- How to Lead with Character at Work and in Life.

Deciding Who Leads: Joseph Daniel McCool

- How Executive Recruiters Drive, Direct & Disrupt the Global Search for Leadership Talent.

Destination Profit: Scott Cawood and Rita V. Bailey

- Creating People-Profit Opportunities in Your Organization.

Get IT! Lacey T. Smith

- Smart-Street Negotiation At Work.

Hiring Secrets of the NFL: Isaac Cheifetz

- How Your Company Can Select Talent Like a Champion.

HR and the New Hispanic Workforce: Louis E.V Nevaer and Vaso Perimenis

- A Comprehensive Guide to Cultivating and Leveraging Employee Success

Igniting Gen B and Gen V: Nancy Ahlrichs

- The New Rules of Engagement for Boomers, Veterans and Other Long-Termers on the Job.

An Insider’s Guide to Career Coaching: Marcia Bench

Is Your Genius at Work? Dick Richards

- 4 Key Questions to Ask Before Your Next Career Move.

It’s Your Career: Catherine B. Beck

- Take Control.

Leveraging the New Human Capital: Sandra Burud and Marie Tumolo

- Adaptive Strategies, Results Achieved, and Stories of Transformation.

Leveraging the New Human Capital: Sandra Burud and Marie Tumolo

- Adaptive Strategies, Results Achieved, and Stories of Transformation.

Make it Work: Joe Frodsham and Bill Gargiulo

- Navigate Your Career Without Leaving Your Organization.

Manager of Choice: Nancy S. Ahlrichs

- 5 Competencies for Cultivating Top Talent.

Manager’s Desktop Consultant: Louellen Essex and Mitchell E. Kusy

- Just-in-Time Solutions to the Top People Problems That Keep
You Up at Night.

Measuring What Matters: Rod Napier and Rich McDaniel

- Simplified Tools for Aligning Teams and Their Stakeholders.

The Next Level: Scott Eblin

- What Insiders Know About Executive Success.

The NeXt Revolution: Charlotte Shelton and Laura Shelton

- What Gen X Women Want At Work And How Their Boomer Bosses Can Help Them Get It.

The Opt-Out Revolt: Lisa A. Mainiero and Sherry Sullivan

- Why People Are Leaving Companies to Create Kaleidoscope Careers.

Optimizing Luck: Thomas Meylan and Terry Teays

- What the Passion to Succeed in Space Can Teach Business Leaders on Earth.

Organizational DNA: Linda Honold and Robert J. Silverman

- Diagnosing Your Organization for Increased Effectiveness.

Partnering Intelligence: Stephen M. Dent

- Creating Value for Your Business by Building Strong Alliances.

The Partnering Intelligence Fieldbook:

Stephen M. Dent and Sandra Naiman

- Tools and Techniques for Building Strong Alliances for Your Business.

Partnership HR: Irving H. Buchen

- New Norms for Effective Recruitment, Performance, and Training of Today’s Workforce.

Political Skill at Work:

Gerald R. Ferris, Sherry L. Davidson, and Pamela L. Perrewe

- How to Influence, motivate, and win support.

Powerhouse Partners: Stephen M. Dent and James H, Krefft

- A Blueprint for Building Organizational Culture for Breakaway Results.

Real Leadership: Antony Bell

- What It Is and What It Takes in a Complex World.

Rethinking Word: Cliff Hakim

- Are You Ready To Take Charge?

The Team Troubleshooter: Robert W. Barner

- How to Find and Fix team problems.

Tools for Team Leadership: Gregory E. Huszczo

- Delivering the X-Factor in Team eXcellence.

Unbalanced Influence: Pete Hammett

- Recognizing and Resolving the Impact of Myth and Paradox in Executive Performance.

U R A Brand! Catherine Kaputa (Winner of the Ben Franklin award for best career book 2007.)

- How Smart People Brand Themselves for Business Success.

What People Want: Terry R. Bacon

- A Manager’s Guide to Building Relationships that Work.

What's your Type of Career? Donna Dunning

- Unlock the secrets of your personality to find your perfect career path.

When Opposites Dance: Roy G. Williams and Terrence E. Deal

- Balancing the Manager and Leader Within,.

Working GlobeSmart: Ernest Gundling

- 12 People Skills for Doing Business Across Borders.







(1992 - 2000)

Supplemental instruction books, written by and for teachers, counselors and coaches, acquired for Prentice Hall; The Center for Applied Research in Education (CARE), created and managed by Winfield Huppuch.

Books are shown in alphabetical order by category:

"This important reference and resource is brimming with stimulating information about the history, culture, and accomplishements of African Americans from the Middle Passage through Slavery and Reconstruction, to the Civil Rights Movement and today." - Thrift Books


Art, Counseling and Classroom Management, English and Theater, Health, History and Geography, Math, Science, Spanish, Sports, Physical Education and more.





The Art Teacher’s Book of Lists: Helen D. Hume



Classroom Discipline Problem Solver: George Watson

- Ready-to-Use Techniques & Materials for Managing All Kinds of Behavior Problems.

Counseling Secondary Students with Learning Disabilities:

Michael Koehler and Marybeth Kravetz

- A Ready-to-Use Guide to Help Students Prepare for College and Work.

Counseling Toward Solutions: Linda Metcalf

- A Practical Solution-Focused Program for Working with Students, Teachers and Parents.

Parenting Toward Solutions: Linda Metcalf, Ph.D.

- How Parents Can Use Skills They Already Have to Raise Responsible, Loving Kids.

Ready-to-Use Conflict Resolution Activities for Secondary Students

Ruth Perlstein and Gloria Thrall  

The School Counselor’s Book of Lists:

Dorothy J. Blum and Gloria Thrall

Teaching Toward Solutions: Linda Metcalf

- Step-by-Step Strategies for Handling Academic Behavior and Family Issues in the Classroom.



201 Ready-to-Use Word Games for the English Classroom:

Jack Umstatter

Brain Games! Jack Umstatter

- Ready-to-Use Activities That Make Thinking Fun for Grades 6-12.

English Teacher’s Month-by-Month Activities Kit: Keith Manos

- Ready-to-Use Lessons & Activities for Grade 7-12

English Teacher’s Portfolio of Multicultural Activities:

John E. Cowen

- Ready-to-Use Lessons & Cooperative Activities for Grades 7-12.

Grammar Grabbers! Jack Umstatter 

- Ready-to-Use Games and Activities for Improving Basic Writing Skills.

Hooked On English! Jack Umstatter 

- Ready-to-Use Activities for the English Curriculum, Grades 7-12.

Play Director’s Survival Kit: James W. and Wanda C. Rodgers

- A Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Producing Theater in Any School or Community Setting.

Ready-To-Use Activities for Teaching Julius Caesar (Shakespeare Teacher's Activity Library): John Wilson Swope

- Hamlet / Romeo and Juliet / Much Ado About Nothing / Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Ready-to-Use Writing Proficiency Lessons and Activities:

Carol H. Behrman 

Writing Portfolio Activities Kit: Mary Ellen Ledbetter

- Ready-to-Use Management Techniques and Writing Activities for Grades 7-12,

Writing Process Activities Kit: Mary Lou Brandvik 

- 75 Ready-to-Use Lessons and Worksheets for Grades 7-12.

Writing Skills Curriculum Library:

Jack Umstatter and Maureen Umstatter

90 Sequential Activities for Improving Written Language Skills in Grades 6 through 12:

- Ready-to-Use Word Activities Unit 1

- Ready-to-Use Sentence Activities Unit 2

- Ready-to-Use Paragraph Activities Unit 3

- Ready-to-Use Prewriting & Organization Activities Unit 4

- Ready-to-Use Revision & Proofreading Activities Unit 5

- Ready-to-Use Portfolio Development Activities Unit 6

Writing Smarter: Keith Manos

- Over 100 Step-by-Step Lessons with Reproducible Activity Sheets to Build Writing Proficiency in Grades 7-12.



The Health Teacher’s Book of Lists:

Patricia Rizzo-Toner, M. Ed. and Marian D. Milliken, M. Ed.

Just for the Health of It, (Health Curriculum Activities Library)

Patricia Rizzo Toner

- Sex Education Activities: Unit 1

- Diet and Nutrition Activities: Unit 2 

- Relationships and Communications Activities: Unit 3

- Consumer Health and Safety Activities: Unit 4

- Stress Management and Self-Esteem Activities: Unit 5

- Substance Abuse Prevention Activities: Unit 6



The American History Teacher’s Book of Lists: Fay R. Hansen

Educator’s Sourcebook of African American Heritage (Book of Lists): Johnnie H. Miles Juanita J. Davis, Sharon E. Ferguson-Roberts, Rita G. Giles   

Hooked on American History! John H. Thompson

- 101 Crossword Puzzle Activities Based on U.S. History from Pre-exploration to the 1990’s.

Hooked on Presidents! John H. Thompson

- 75 Ready-to-Use Puzzle Activities Based on American Presidents from 1789-1994.

Hooked on World History! John H. Thompson

101 Ready-to-Use Puzzle Activities Based on Civilizations from Prehistoric Times to the Present,

Ready-to-Use World Geography Activities for Grades 5-12:

James F. Silver 

Ready-to-Use Citizenship activities for Grades 5-12: Fay R. Hansen



190 Ready-to-Use Activities That Make Math Fun!

George Watson & Alan Anthony



Biology Teacher’s Survival Guide: Michael F. Fleming

- Tips, Techniques and Materials for Success in the Classroom.

Crime Scene Investigations: Pam Walker and Elaine Wood

- Real-Life Science Labs for Grades 6-12.

Crime Scene Investigations: Pam Walker and Elaine Wood

- Real-Life Science Activities for the Elementary Grades,

Hands-On Chemistry Activities with Real-Life Applications:

Norman Herr and James Cunningham

Hands-On Physics Activities with Real-Life Applications:

James Cunningham and Norman Herr

Human Biology Activities Kit: John R. Roland

- Ready-to-Use Lessons and Worksheets for General Science and Health.

Science Puzzlers! Robert G. Hoehn 

- 150 Ready-to-Use Activities to Make Learning Fun, Grades 4-8.

Science Starters! Robert G. Hoehn

- Over 1000 Ready-to-Use Attention Grabbers That Make Science Fun for Grades 6-12.



Spanish Teacher’s Book of Instant Word Games: Josephine Carreno

- Over 160 Ready-To-Use Activities, Puzzles, and Worksheets for Grades 7-12.



Advising Student Athletes Through the College Recruitment Process

Michael D. Koehler

- A Complete Guide for Counselors, Coaches and Parents.

Athletic Director’s Survival Guide:

Michael Koehler and Nancy Giebel

Baseball Coach’s Survival Guide: Jerry Weinstein and Tom Alston

Building the Total Athlete: Mike Koehler and Bruce Hanson

Coach's & Athletic Director's Complete Book of Forms & Letters: Keith Manos

Complete Book of Drills for Winning Baseball: Cliff Ainsworth

Complete Book of Drills for Winning Basketball: Ken Lumsden

Complete Book of Drills for Winning Football: Michael D. Koehler

Ready-to-Use Secondary P.E. Activities Program:

Ken Lumsden and Sally Jones

- Lessons, Tournaments & Assessments for Grades 6-12.

Track and Field Coach’s Survival Guide: Edward L. Wallace

- Practical Techniques and Materials for Building an Effective Program and Success for Every Event.

Soccer Coach’s Survival Guide:

William E. Warren and George D. Danner

The Toss: A New Offensive Attack for High-Scoring Football:

Jerry Vallotton

Volleyball Coach’s Survival Guide: Sue Gozansky

Wrestling Coach ’s Survival Guide: Keith T. Manos


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