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Selling Britishness  by Felicity Barnes

Selling Britishness

Felicity Barnes

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True north  by Bill (William W.) George

True north

Bill (William W.) George

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"This leadership classic enables you to discover your True North: the internal compass that guides you successfully through life. When you follow your True North, you can unlock your full potential as a leader and human being. The third edition offers a...

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Surviving the daily grind  by Philip Coggan

Surviving the daily grind

Philip Coggan

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"We spend a lot of our time at work and would be depressed with nothing to do. But when it gets to Monday, many of us are already longing for the weekend and the prospect of escape. How did work become so tedious and stressful? And is there anything we can do...

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Business is personal  by Bethenny Frankel

Business is personal

Bethenny Frankel

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"Consider this book your strategic toolbox, full of Bethenny's smartest and most practical no-nonsense business principles and tactics, illustrated through her own compelling stories and lessons from the entrepreneurial front and experience building the...

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Leadership levers  by Diana Jones

Leadership levers

Diana Jones

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"There's an epidemic of leadership failure-whether something as small as a meeting, or as large as implementing enterprise wide change. Leaders know that sinking feeling when a gap emerges between themselves and the groups they most need to engage with....

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Volt rush  by Henry (Journalist) Sanderson

Volt rush

Henry (Journalist) Sanderson

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"In the twentieth century, wealth and power was dictated by access to oil. This century will have different kingmakers, perhaps different wars. We depend on a handful of metals and rare earths to power our phones and computers. Increasingly, we rely on them to...

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Heavy metal  by Michael Fabey

Heavy metal

Michael Fabey

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Presents the extraordinary story of the Newport News Shipbuilding yard in Virginia and its thirty thousand employees and shipyard workers who battle layoffs, the elements, impossible deadlines, extraordinary pressure, workplace dangers, and a pandemic to build...

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Vertical growth  by Michael Bunting

Vertical growth

Michael Bunting

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"Developing new leadership behaviours personally and in teams and organisations is challenging, perplexing and elusive. So how can we dramatically increase our odds for successful growth and transformation? The answer is vertical growth. Vertical growth is the...

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Work life balance survival guide  by Jessica Holsman

Work life balance survival guide

Jessica Holsman

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"A daily guide to finding your flow and increasing your productivity. In Work Life Balance Survival Guide discover a step-by-step daily process for finding your flow zone, increasing your productivity, and effectively setting up your day for...

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The little book of success  by Napoleon Hill

The little book of success

Napoleon Hill

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"From the legendary author of Think and Grow Rich, The Little Book of Success is a collection of Napoleon Hill's most inspiring and life changing wisdom on personal success. The writings and wisdom of Napoleon Hill have transformed millions of lives, making...

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The money edit  by Makala Green

The money edit

Makala Green

Book

"A reassuring roadmap to get your finances in shape. Money is a foundation of life, it impacts almost all of our choices, whether it's what to have for lunch or when we will retire - so why don't we like talking about it? Money is complicated, or at least it...

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Pivot to purpose  by Kristen Boss

Pivot to purpose

Kristen Boss

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"Leave the hustle culture behind for good-and learn to create a life and business filled with purpose, impact, and joy. You have seen the cute "hustle" merchandise. The T-shirts. The mugs. The daily planners. There seems to be gold-lettered swag everywhere...

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Trust me, I'm lying  by Ryan Holiday

Trust me, I'm lying

Ryan Holiday

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"In 2016, fake news became real news - as its consequences became crushingly obvious in a year of political upsets and global turmoil. But it's not new - you've seen it all before. A malicious online rumour costs a company millions. A political sideshow...

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Sixty harvests left  by Philip Lymbery

Sixty harvests left

Philip Lymbery

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"Taking its title from a chilling warning made by the United Nations that the world's soils could be lost within a lifetime, Sixty Harvests Left uncovers how the food industry is threatening the planet. Put simply, without soils there will be no food- game...

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Regenesis  by George Monbiot

Regenesis

George Monbiot

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"What if there were a way to stop climate change and end global hunger at the same time? The way we feed ourselves is destroying the planet, and a collection of crises have brought the global food supply to its breaking point. But it doesn't have to be this...

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Ages of American capitalism  by Jonathan Levy

Ages of American capitalism

Jonathan Levy

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"Today, in the midst of a new economic crisis and severe political discord, the nature of capitalism in United States is at a crossroads. Since the market crash and Great Recession of 2008, historian Jonathan Levy has been teaching a course to help his...

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Seeing the unseen  by Guoli (Professor of strategy) Chen

Seeing the unseen

Guoli (Professor of strategy) Chen

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"The last decade witnessed the meteoric rise of Chinese tech players, especially the internet firms, which rely on (mobile) internet as the main distribution channel to reach out to hundreds of millions of customers, and use internet-enabled technologies, such...

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The metaverse handbook  by Quharrison Terry

The metaverse handbook

Quharrison Terry

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"In The Metaverse Handbook: Innovating for the Internet's Next Tectonic Shift, a duo of experienced tech and culture experts delivers a can't-miss guide to participating in the most promising new technology since the advent of the web. Through dozens of...

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Cornerstones  by Benedict MacDonald

Cornerstones

Benedict MacDonald

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"Our precious archipelago is ravaged by climate change, bereft of natural ecosystems and lies at the mercy of global warming, flooding, drought and catastrophic biodiversity loss. But could restoring species that once helped protect our islands help turn this...

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How to present  by Michelle Bowden

How to present

Michelle Bowden

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"How to Present reveals how you can be a confident, clear and influential presenter every time. Presentation skills expert Michelle Bowden shares her internationally proven system for exceptional presenting, starting with analysis (plan what you would like to...

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Megathreats  by Nouriel Roubini

Megathreats

Nouriel Roubini

Book

"Renowned economist Nouriel Roubini was nicknamed "Dr. Doom," until his prediction of the 2008 housing crisis and Great Recession came true--when it was too late. Now he is back with a much scarier prediction, one that we ignore at our peril. There are no...

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The price of time  by Edward Chancellor

The price of time

Edward Chancellor

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"A history of interest rates and their many unexpected ramifications from a leading financial historian and investment strategist. All economic and financial activities take place across time. Interest coordinates these activities. The story of capitalism is...

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Agile project management for dummies  by Mark (Mark C.) Layton

Agile project management for dummies

Mark (Mark C.) Layton

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"Agile Project Management For Dummies, 3rd Edition gives product developers and other project leaders the tools they need for a successful project. This book's principles and techniques will guide you in creating a product roadmap, self-correcting iterations...

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Storytelling with you  by Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic

Storytelling with you

Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic

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"Storytelling with you plan, create, and deliver a stellar presentation Be heard. Change minds. Get people to act. (Inspire them to clap.) Whether presenting in a meeting, delivering a keynote on stage, or simply talking with your colleagues about your latest...

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The end of the world is just the beginning  by Peter Zeihan

The end of the world is just the beginning

Peter Zeihan

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"As isolationism and realism become the dominant values of a previously interconnected world, the logic that motivated international relations and global trade must be reevaluated. Zeihan uses a mixture of geographical knowledge, political history, and sharp...

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Talent  by Tyler Cowen

Talent

Tyler Cowen

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"Tyler Cowen and Daniel Gross's Talent offers strategies on how to spot, assess, woo, and retain highly talented people. How do you find talent with a creative spark? To what extent can you predict human creativity, or is human creativity something irreducible...

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Seeing the light  by Scott L. Montgomery

Seeing the light

Scott L. Montgomery

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"Seeing the Light is the first book to clarify these realities and discuss their implications for coming decades. Readers will learn how, why, and where the new nuclear era is happening, what new technologies are involved, and what this means for preventing...

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Barbarians at the gate  by Bryan Burrough

Barbarians at the gate

Bryan Burrough

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"The battle for the control of RJR Nabisco in the Autumn of 1988, which became the largest and most dramatic corporate takeover in American history, sent shock-waves through the international business world and became a symbol of the greed, excess and egotism...

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Simply economics

Simply economics

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"The clearest, simplest guide to economics ever published. Understanding economics has never been easier. Combining bold graphics with easy-to-understand text, Simply Economics is the perfect introduction to the subject for those who are short of time but...

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Edible economics  by Ha-Joon Chang

Edible economics

Ha-Joon Chang

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"Economic thinking - about climate change, immigration, austerity, automation and much more - in its most digestible form. For decades, a single free market philosophy has dominated global economics. But this is bland and unhealthy - like British food in the...

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The joy of work  by Bruce Daisley

The joy of work

Bruce Daisley

Book

"In the course of a career at the helm of companies including Google, YouTube and Twitter, Bruce Daisley has become fascinated by the culture of the workplace. And in his hugely popular podcast Eat Sleep Work Repeat, he has talked with leading experts about...

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Empathy works  by A. Sophie Wade

Empathy works

A. Sophie Wade

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"In empathy works, work futurist, international keynote speaker, instructor, workforce consultant, and host of the popular Transforming Work podcast Sophie Wade reveals why empathy is an essential corporate value, mindset, and skill for understanding and...

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Footprints on the land  by Richard Wolfe

Footprints on the land

Richard Wolfe

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"Less than a thousand years of human occupation have massively altered Aotearoa. In this fascinating work, cultural historian Richard Wolfe explores how and why settlers have impacted on nature and what this means for our future. Footprints on the Land is a...

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Generation drift  by Josh Roberts

Generation drift

Josh Roberts

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"In 2010, Josh Roberts left university with a head full of dreams - he was going to find a brilliant career, change the world and make millions in the process. Anything was possible. Fast forward a decade and success hasn't been quite so easy. Unless you count...

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Digital nomads  by Kristin M. Wilson

Digital nomads

Kristin M. Wilson

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"Not all who wander are lost! Digital Nomads For Dummies answers all your questions about living and working away from home, short term or long term. Become a globetrotter or just trot around your home country, with the help of experienced digital nomad...

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Continuous discovery habits  by Teresa (Consultant) Torres

Continuous discovery habits

Teresa (Consultant) Torres

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"How do you know that you are making a product or service that your customers want? How do you ensure that you are improving it over time? How do you guarantee that your team is creating value for your customers in a way that creates value for your business?...

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The anxious investor  by Scott Nations

The anxious investor

Scott Nations

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"A revelatory new guide to building wealth amidst stock market crashes and uncertain economic conditions, drawing upon financial modeling, behavioral psychology, and market history to offer practical advice to everyday investors. Investing is scary. Never is...

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Don't quit your day job  by Aliza Knox

Don't quit your day job

Aliza Knox

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"Don't Quit Your Day Job presents the six empowering, essential mindshifts necessary to rise and thrive in your career-and to love your life at the same time. Learn the attitudes and actions used by those who successfully navigate today's work challenges, with...

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My money my way  by Kumiko Love

My money my way

Kumiko Love

Book

"As a newly divorced single mom making $24,000 per year and facing down $77,000 in debt, Kumiko Love worried constantly about money. She saw what other moms had-vacations, birthday parties, a house full of furniture-and felt ashamed that she and her son lived...

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Freakonomics  by Steven D. Levitt

Freakonomics

Steven D. Levitt

Book

"An explanatory note -- Introduction: the hidden side of everything -- What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? -- How is the Ku Klux Klan like a group of real-estate agents? -- Why do drug dealers still live with their moms? -- Where have all...

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Chokepoint capitalism  by Rebecca Giblin

Chokepoint capitalism

Rebecca Giblin

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"People are feeling squeezed because of chokepoint capitalism: exploitative businesses creating barriers to competition that let them take over markets and extract an unfair share of value. This book teaches how to spot those chokepoints, and what we can do to...

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The lords of easy money  by Christopher Leonard

The lords of easy money

Christopher Leonard

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"If you asked most people what forces led to today's unprecedented income inequality and financial crashes, no one would say the Federal Reserve. For most of its history, the Fed has enjoyed the fawning adoration of the press. When the economy grew, it was...

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The mindful leader  by Michael Bunting

The mindful leader

Michael Bunting

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"The ultimate guide to becoming an extraordinary leader - while finding happiness, gaining authenticity, and banishing stress Integrating proven mindfulness practices and world-class leadership theory, The Mindful Leader is the essential guide for self-aware...

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Wildlife in the balance  by Simon Mustoe

Wildlife in the balance

Simon Mustoe

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"Take a journey through some of our planet's most spectacular wildlife events and learn how the world works, the origin of life and our place in nature. This is the story of why animals are humanity's best hope. It's also about your role in creating a more...

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Fully connected  by Mel Kettle

Fully connected

Mel Kettle

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"Being a leader today is hard. We are pulled in so many directions, with big responsibilities and many livelihoods reliant on us. It may surprise you that our first responsibility is to care for ourselves. To make choices that are right for us, instead of...

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HBR at 100

HBR at 100

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"Harvard Business Review is the foremost destination for smart management thinking. Now, at its 100th anniversary, this commemorative volume brings together the most influential ideas since its inception. With thought leaders including Michael E. Porter, W....

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Never split the difference  by Chris Voss

Never split the difference

Chris Voss

Book

"A former international hostage negotiator for the FBI offers a new, field-tested approach to high-stakes negotiations whether in the boardroom or at home. After a stint policing the rough streets of Kansas City, Missouri, Chris Voss joined the FBI, where his...

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Mavericks  by David (Consultant) Lewis

Mavericks

David (Consultant) Lewis

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"How many of our business leaders truly embody the change needed in the world of work and beyond? Not nearly enough. This book shows you how to reclaim your power to make a difference, by unleashing your inner maverick. Organizations are where the world's most...

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Shopify  by Paul H. Waddy

Shopify

Paul H. Waddy

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"Launch a successful online store in moments with the help of the most popular ecommerce platform on the planet. As the platform of choice for over 1 million businesses in over 175 countries, Shopify powers everything from small local stores to...

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Microsoft Project step by step  by Cindy M. (Cindy Marie) Lewis

Microsoft Project step by step

Cindy M. (Cindy Marie) Lewis

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"The quick way to learn Microsoft Project! This is learning made easy. Get more done quickly with Microsoft Project. Jump in wherever you need answers brisk lessons and detailed screenshots show you exactly what to do, step by step. Quickly start a new plan,...

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Chip war  by Chris (Research fellow) Miller

Chip war

Chris (Research fellow) Miller

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"An epic account of the decades-long battle to control what has emerged as the world's most critical resource--microchip technology--with the United States and China increasingly in conflict. You may be surprised to learn that microchips are the new oil--the...

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The money sandwich  by Marc Bineham

The money sandwich

Marc Bineham

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"Sandwiched between adult kids and ageing parents, and seeking financial freedom? Take control of your finances today and secure a stress-free future tomorrow. Managing money can be a major source of stress, especially for members of the ‘Sandwich Generation’...

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When McKinsey comes to town  by Walt Bogdanich

When McKinsey comes to town

Walt Bogdanich

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"An explosive, deeply reported exposé of McKinsey & Company, the international consulting firm that advises corporations and governments, and highlights the often drastic impact of its work on employees and citizens around the world"--Publisher's description.

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Unknown market wizards  by Jack D. Schwager

Unknown market wizards

Jack D. Schwager

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"This book continues in the three-decade tradition of the hugely popular Market Wizards series, interviewing exceptionally successful traders to learn how they achieved their extraordinary performance results. The twist in Unknown Market Wizards is that the...

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Like, comment, subscribe  by Mark (Business journalist) Bergen

Like, comment, subscribe

Mark (Business journalist) Bergen

Book

"Across the world, people watch more than a billion hours of video on YouTube every day. Every minute, more than five hundred additional hours of footage are uploaded to the site, a technical feat unmatched in the history of computing. YouTube invented the...

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Stop investing like they tell you  by Stephen Spicer

Stop investing like they tell you

Stephen Spicer

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"Stop Investing Like They Tell You is a practical guide to overcoming the potentially ruinous flaws in an investment portfolio. After operating under the umbrella of a large brokerage firm for over five years, Stephen Spicer CFP® came to realize that his...

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Transition engineering  by Susan Krumdieck

Transition engineering

Susan Krumdieck

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"Transition Engineering: Building a Sustainable Future examines new strategies emerging in response to the mega-issues of global climate change, decline in world oil supply, scarcity of key industrial minerals, and local environmental constraints. These issues...

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The culture map  by Erin Meyer

The culture map

Erin Meyer

Book

"Whether you work in a home office or abroad, business success in our ever more globalized and virtual world requires the skills to navigate through cultural differences and decode cultures foreign to your own. Renowned expert Erin Meyer is your guide through...

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Free time  by Jenny Blake

Free time

Jenny Blake

Book

"Time is not money. Time is life force. Your time is far more precious than money. It is your presence, your memories, your quality of life. As a business owner, you are already paying a risk and pressure tax. For many, growth fueled by added stress is not...

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The upstander leader  by Jessica Hickman

The upstander leader

Jessica Hickman

Book

"An inspiring and informative guide for a new generation of leaders who are ready to speak up against toxic behaviour and bullying in the workplace. We've all heard of the Bystander Effect, where people see bad behaviour and they walk on by. Bystanders have...

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Mind over money  by Evan Lucas

Mind over money

Evan Lucas

Book

"Understand how your thinking drives your money behaviour to master your finances and make better financial decisions.There is limitless financial information in our modern-day, connected world. We can find stats, facts, investing approaches, wealth creation...

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Financial first aid  by Alyssa Davies

Financial first aid

Alyssa Davies

Book

"A practical guide for handling life's financial emergencies for the cash-strapped, the meticulous budgeter, and everyone in between. What do a layoff, a medical emergency, a broken appliance, and a natural disaster have in common? Each scenario has the...

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Love your career forever  by Caroline Sandford

Love your career forever

Caroline Sandford

Book

"This book will help you identify how you want your life to be, and help you love your career forever. It contains practical exercises to help you identify your personal needs, family commitments, financial obligations and other factors influencing your...

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Trading psychology  by Roland Ullrich

Trading psychology

Roland Ullrich

Book

"Get inside your own brain to trade smarter. Financial markets are complex, dynamic, always unpredictable, and can throw anybody for a loop. Trading-Psychology expert Roland Ullrich offers critical advice and proven techniques to help interested traders better...

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Accounting all-in-one  by Michael Taillard

Accounting all-in-one

Michael Taillard

Book

"You'll enjoy a unified compilation of mini-books and online practice and video resources that bring together everything you need to know about accounting into one convenient book and web portal. You'll learn to record accounting transactions, adjust and close...

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Hearts touched with fire  by David Gergen

Hearts touched with fire

David Gergen

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"As nations careen from one crisis to the next, there is a growing cry for fresh leadership. Those in charge have repeatedly fallen short, and trust in institutions has plummeted. So, what does great leadership look like? And how are great leaders made? David...

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The journey of humanity  by Oded Galor

The journey of humanity

Oded Galor

Book

"Why are humans the only species to have escaped - only very recently - the subsistence trap, allowing us to enjoy a standard of living that vastly exceeds all others? And why have we progressed so unequally around the world, resulting in the great disparities...

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Four thousand weeks  by Oliver Burkeman

Four thousand weeks

Oliver Burkeman

Book

"The average human lifespan is absurdly, outrageously, insultingly brief: if you live to 80, you have about four thousand weeks on earth. How should we use them best? Of course, nobody needs telling that there isn't enough time. We're obsessed by our...

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Islands of abandonment  by Cal Flyn

Islands of abandonment

Cal Flyn

Book

"As if Annie Dillard walked into THE WORLD WITHOUT US: a beautiful, lyrical exploration of the places where nature is flourishing in our absence Some of the only truly feral cattle in the world wander a long-abandoned island off the northernmost tip of...

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Freakonomics  by Steven D. Levitt

Freakonomics

Steven D. Levitt

Book

"Which is more dangerous, a gun or a swimming pool? What do schoolteachers and sumo wrestlers have in common? Why do drug dealers still live with their moms? How much do parents really matter? How did the legalization of abortion affect the rate of violent...

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Deep work  by Cal Newport

Deep work

Cal Newport

Book

"One of the most valuable skills in our economy is becoming increasingly rare. If you master this skill, you'll achieve extraordinary results. Deep work is the ability to focus without distraction on a cognitively demanding task. It's a skill that allows you...

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Cryptocurrency mining  by Peter Kent

Cryptocurrency mining

Peter Kent

Book

"Untangle the steps to mine crypto, including new coins and services The cryptocurrency market moves quickly and miners and investors need the latest information to stay ahead of the game. This edition of Cryptocurrency Mining For Dummies has the insight you...

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The wealth of nations  by Adam Smith

The wealth of nations

Adam Smith

Book

"A book about economics which provides a comprehensive analysis of industrial economies. It offers an exposition of Smith's two great liberal principles of self-interest and natural liberty"--Publisher's description.

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Direct selling  by Belinda Ellsworth

Direct selling

Belinda Ellsworth

Book

"Selling directly to consumers -- cutting out the "middle man" of retail stores -- is a sky's-the-limit kind of job. [This book] shows you how to use your entrepreneurial spirit to add an additional stream of income or create a full-time lucrative business....

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Why does the stock market go up?  by Brian Feroldi

Why does the stock market go up?

Brian Feroldi

Book

"Have you ever heard a news reporter say "the Dow rose 300 points today" and had no clue what they meant? If the answer is yes, you're not alone! Most people are taught nothing about investing or the stock market while they are in school. In Why Does The Stock...

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Market wizards  by Jack D. Schwager

Market wizards

Jack D. Schwager

Book

"How do the world's top traders make millions of dollars in the markets - sometimes in a matter of only weeks or even days? That's precisely the question Jack Schwager was trying to answer when he interviewed 17 superstar money-makers including Richard Dennis,...

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Managing your money all-in-one  by Eric (Eric Kevin) Tyson

Managing your money all-in-one

Eric (Eric Kevin) Tyson

Book

"Time and money. Those are the two most important assets you have, and smart people manage both of them wisely. Managing Your Money All-in-One For Dummies is your one-stop resource to turn to when you're ready to manage your money. It offers everything you...

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Retirement made simple  by Noel Whittaker

Retirement made simple

Noel Whittaker

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"First is the money issue - will there be enough money for a successful retirement, and what assets should you invest in. The rules regarding the age pension are continually changing - what do you need to do to maximise it. Next is superannuation, an...

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The decision book  by Mikael Krogerus

The decision book

Mikael Krogerus

Book

""Most of us face the same questions every day: What do I want? And how can I get it? How can I live more happily and work more efficiently? This updated edition of the international bestseller distils into a single volume the fifty best decision-making models...

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Better presentations  by Jonathan A. Schwabish

Better presentations

Jonathan A. Schwabish

Book

"Whether you are a university professor, researcher at a think tank, graduate student, or analyst at a private firm, chances are that at some point you have presented your work in front of an audience. Most of us approach this task by converting a written...

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Sweet in tooth and claw  by Kristin Ohlson

Sweet in tooth and claw

Kristin Ohlson

Book

"Kristin Ohlson explores the subtle ways in which nature is in constant collaboration to the betterment of all species. From the bear that discards the remainders of his salmon dinner on the forest ground, to the bright coral reefs of Cuba, she shows readers...

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Investing with She's on the Money  by Victoria Devine

Investing with She's on the Money

Victoria Devine

Book

"Everything you need to know to get started investing and building your future wealth with financial advisor Victoria Devine, creator of the She's on the Money podcast"--Publisher's description.

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Betting on you  by Laurie Ruettimann

Betting on you

Laurie Ruettimann

Book

"A revolutionary guide for improving your workplace experience, with hilariously relatable anecdotes and tips for professional growth, from popular podcast host and veteran human resources specialist Laurie Ruettimann"--Publisher's description.

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Foxconned  by Lawrence Tabak

Foxconned

Lawrence Tabak

Book

"In 2018, the Republican-led State of Wisconsin signed a economic-development deal with Foxconn, the China-based electronics manufacturer, nominally securing 13,000 jobs. Yet as journalist Lawrence Tabak powerfully shows, the deal is a disaster in every...

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In defense of public debt  by Barry J. Eichengreen

In defense of public debt

Barry J. Eichengreen

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"Public debts have exploded to levels unprecedented in recent history as governments responded to the COVID-19 pandemic. Their rise prompted apocalyptic warnings about the dangers of heavy debts - about the drag they will place on economic growth and for...

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Untapped talent  by Jeffrey D. Korzenik

Untapped talent

Jeffrey D. Korzenik

Book

"Researched, tested, and written by the chief investment strategist of one of the country's leading business banks--Untapped Talent includes dozens of examples of businesses (from factories to restaurants to retail) that have successfully implemented the...

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Beyond self-interest  by Krzysztof J. Pelc

Beyond self-interest

Krzysztof J. Pelc

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"We've learned that the way to get ahead is through strong will, grit and naked ambition. The belief that self-interest makes the world go round has served us well: it has helped make our society more affluent. But does that premise still hold? In Beyond...

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7 rules of power  by Jeffrey Pfeffer

7 rules of power

Jeffrey Pfeffer

Book

"Is power the last dirty secret or the secret to success? Both. While power carries some negative connotations, power is a tool that can be used for good or evil. Don't blame the tool for how some people used it. Rooted firmly in social science research,...

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The man who broke capitalism  by David (Business journalist) Gelles

The man who broke capitalism

David (Business journalist) Gelles

Book

"In 1981, Jack Welch took over General Electric and quickly rose to fame as the first celebrity CEO. He golfed with presidents, mingled with movie stars, and was idolized for growing GE into the most valuable company in the world. But Welch's achievements...

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Alphabet soup  by Michael Bach

Alphabet soup

Michael Bach

Book

"Everything you need to know about creating LGBTQ2+ inclusive spaces, from A to Z. What you aren't doing to create an LGBTQ2+ inclusive space is costing you more than you might think. Every year, organizations (be they employers, volunteer organizations,...

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Slouching towards Utopia  by J. Bradford DeLong

Slouching towards Utopia

J. Bradford DeLong

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"For millennia, most human beings lived in dire poverty. Around 1870, that began to change, as the rise of the modern corporation, the industrial research laboratory, and globalization combined to spark an unprecedented explosion in economic growth and...

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The playbook  by Jennifer Jacquet

The playbook

Jennifer Jacquet

Book

"A biting satire of corporate power and disinformation- how it works, how it harms us and what we can do about it. Knowledge is power. Which is why the rich and powerful don't want you to have it. The Playbook is an expose of the extraordinary lengths that...

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