Auckland Libraries: Business and finance new titles

Business and finance new titles

Ngā Taitara ā-pakihi, ā-pūtea hoki hōu

Our business and finance books cover everything from buying and selling tips, real estate, corporate survival and more. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.

True
Billion dollar brand club  by Lawrence Ingrassia

Billion dollar brand club

Lawrence Ingrassia

Book

A leading business journalist takes us inside a business revolution: the upstart brands taking on the empires that long dominated the trillion-dollar consumer economy. Dollar Shave Club and its hilarious marketing. Casper mattresses popping out of a box....

See more
Mastering the hire  by Chaka Booker

Mastering the hire

Chaka Booker

Book

Research shows you have a 50% chance of hiring the right employee... and a 50% chance of hiring the wrong one. It's a toss up, but it doesn't have to be. Mis-hires siphon your energy and erode team culture. Replacing them is stressful and can cost over...

See more
Rules of belonging  by Fiona Robertson

Rules of belonging

Fiona Robertson

Book

Culture is the rules of belonging. Change those rules and you'll change your culture. Change your culture and you'll change your results. A quick, entertaining read with practical advice for busy leaders and all employees dreading to go to work each day...

See more
Catch and kill  by Ronan Farrow

Catch and kill

Ronan Farrow

Book

In a dramatic account of violence and espionage, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter Ronan Farrow exposes serial abusers and a cabal of powerful interests hell-bent on covering up the truth, at any cost. In 2017, a routine network televisio...

See more
Marketing made simple  by Donald Miller

Marketing made simple

Donald Miller

Book

Based on Building a StoryBrand by New York Times bestselling author Donald Miller, this checklist is a strategic and actionable guide to applying the StoryBrand framework to any brand and an essential part of any marketing professional's tool kit. Every...

See more
Lead any team to win  by Jason Selk

Lead any team to win

Jason Selk

Book

In Lead Any Team to Win, Selk and Bartow show how it takes collective mental toughness to win, developed only through a clear understanding of the goals, limitations, roles and personalities on your team. Great leaders respect and embrace channel cap...

See more
Arguing with socialists  by Glenn Beck

Arguing with socialists

Glenn Beck

Book

In Arguing With Socialists, New York Times bestselling author Glenn Beck arms readers to the teeth with information necessary to debunk the socialist arguments that have once again become popular, and proves that the free market is the only way to go...

See more
The 2-hour job search  by Steve Dalton

The 2-hour job search

Steve Dalton

Book

Use the latest technology to target potential employers and secure the first interview, no matter your experience, education, or network with these revised and updated tools and recommendations.

See more
Start from zero  by Dane Maxwell

Start from zero

Dane Maxwell

Book

Embark on 7 Learning Adventures to Create a Business From Scratch. This book includes research on "who" is most likely to be successful in entrepreneurship across 26 different personality factors. No hype. No BS. No fluff. This is a comprehensive book...

See more
The future leader  by Jacob Morgan

The future leader

Jacob Morgan

Book

A research based book to help organizations understand what they need to do now in order to build the leader of the future. There are many great leadership books which deal with the present day, but organizations around the world are changing quickly...

See more
I know this to be true  by Geoff Blackwell

I know this to be true

Geoff Blackwell

Book

'I Know This to Be True' is a global five-year project founded on original interviews to inspire a new generation of leaders. Truth, wisdom, inspiration and what really matters for the most inspiring leaders of our time. Still a teenager, Greta Thunberg...

See more
Shareplicity  by Danielle Ecuyer

Shareplicity

Danielle Ecuyer

Book

Danielle Ecuyer has distilled her four-decades of global share market experience into this handy guide to investing in the share market. In SHAREPLICITY, she takes the complexity out of share investing, explains concepts simply and in plain English, ...

See more
Wild kinship  by Monique Hemmingson

Wild kinship

Monique Hemmingson

Book

"Wild Kinship features 28 creative entrepreneurs in a wide range of industries across Australasia who have environmental sustainability at their core. Meet the industry leaders who are foraging a new path and changing the world in their wake. From tiny...

See more
Not in narrow seas  by B. H. Easton

Not in narrow seas

B. H. Easton

Book

Not in Narrow Seas is a major contribution to the history of Aotearoa New Zealand. It covers everything from the traditional gift-based Maori economy to the Ardern government's attempt to deal with the economic challenges of global warming, and is the...

See more
Dark emu  by Bruce Pascoe

Dark emu

Bruce Pascoe

Book

In this seminal book, Bruce Pascoe uncovers evidence that long before the arrival of white men, Aboriginal people across the continent were building dams and wells; planting, irrigating, and harvesting seeds, and then preserving the surplus and storing...

See more
Flash crash  by Liam Vaughan

Flash crash

Liam Vaughan

Book

The riveting story of a trading prodigy who amassed $70 million from his childhood bedroom--until the US government accused him of helping trigger an unprecedented market collapse On May 6, 2010, financial markets around the world tumbled simultaneously...

See more
We're all in this together  by Mike Robbins

We're all in this together

Mike Robbins

Book

Have you ever been on a team where the talent was strong, but the team wasn't very good? On the flip side, have you ever been on a team where not every single member was a rock star, but something about the team just worked? We've all had these types...

See more
Dont't buy this book  by Anne Sophie de Bruijn

Dont't buy this book

Anne Sophie de Bruijn

Book

The sequel to the highly successful Don't Read This Book, Time Management for Creative People. Like its predecessor, it uses the "To Don't List" method to help you make the right choices, choices that help you achieve your goals as a creative entrepr...

See more
Traffic secrets  by Russell Brunson

Traffic secrets

Russell Brunson

Book

The biggest problem that most entrepreneurs have isn't creating an amazing product or service; it's getting their future customers to discover that they even exist. Every year, tens of thousands of businesses start and fail because the entrepreneurs ...

See more
Transition engineering  by Susan Krumdieck

Transition engineering

Susan Krumdieck

Book

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...

See more
Pitching ideas  by Jeroen van Geel

Pitching ideas

Jeroen van Geel

Book

We are good at designing beautiful products and we offer good services. We always know exactly what the user wants and we know dozens of methodologies. However, if we have to convince our customers and colleagues, we find it very hard. For one reason...

See more
Brand new brand you  by Garry Browne

Brand new brand you

Garry Browne

Book

Brand New Brand You explores your personal branding, how you can improve it, and the intersection between reputation, recognition and relevance. This book will show you how and why your personal brand is the key to your success and how to actively manage...

See more
Social media marketing  by Shiv Singh

Social media marketing

Shiv Singh

Book

Social networks are among the most valuable tools for marketers. This book offers advice from marketing pros who have worked for giant global corporations and small businesses. Discover how social media marketing boosts your marketing plan, builds your...

See more
The fix  by Michelle P. King

The fix

Michelle P. King

Book

For years, we've been telling women that in order to succeed at work, they have to change themselves first - lean in, negotiate like a man, don't act too nicely or you won't get the corner office. But after sixteen years working with major Fortune 50...

See more
The insider's guide to culture change  by Siobhan McHale

The insider's guide to culture change

Siobhan McHale

Book

The secret to the success or failure of any business boils down to its culture. From disengaged employees to underserved customers, business failures invariably stem from a culture problem. In The Insider’s Guide to Culture Change, acclaimed culture....

See more
The trick  by William Leith

The trick

William Leith

Book

Some people can make money. Other people can't. It's a thought that makes William Leith wake up in a cold sweat. He doesn't know why it makes him feel anxious. After all, money isn't real. We created it. Humans did. It's our masterpiece. But the desire...

See more
Strategic analytics.

Strategic analytics.

Book

Is your data strategy ready for the next wave of analytics? Data analytics offer an incredible opportunity to predict the future, engage with new technological advancements, and gain valuable insights about your business. But unless you're staying on...

See more
Personal next  by Melinda Harrison

Personal next

Melinda Harrison

Book

An Olympian shares advice for high-achievers navigating career and life transitions. After achieving a major accomplishment or realizing a lifelong dream, many high-performing individuals struggle to open a new chapter in life with the same confidence...

See more
Out-innovate  by Alexandre Lazarow

Out-innovate

Alexandre Lazarow

Book

Startups have changed the world. In the United States, many startups, such as Tesla, Apple, and Amazon, have become household names. The economic value of startups has doubled since 1992 and is projected to double again in the next fifteen years. For...

See more
Monopolies and tech giants.

Monopolies and tech giants.

Book

How to compete in a world dominated by tech giants. A new breed of monopolies is threatening your business. Tech megafirms from around the world are encroaching on your industry's space, rewriting the rules, and scooping up talent--and your customers....

See more
Lead from the future  by Mark W. Johnson

Lead from the future

Mark W. Johnson

Book

From the author of the groundbreaking book Reinvent Your Business Model, a new approach for thinking about the future and turning your most promising and creative ideas into reality. We all know visionary leaders when we see them. In business, they a...

See more
HBR’s 10 must reads on design thinking

HBR’s 10 must reads on design thinking

Book

If you read nothing else on design thinking, read these 10 articles. We've combed through hundreds of Harvard Business Review articles and selected the most important ones to help you use design thinking to produce breakthrough innovations and transform...

See more
The experimental leader  by Melanie Parish

The experimental leader

Melanie Parish

Book

We live in a world informed by innovation. And yet, too many leaders in the knowledge sector are relying on instinctive, outdated-sometimes even toxic-methods to guide their teams. It's time for management to start innovating, too. In this bold new approach...

See more
Agile.

Agile.

Book

Think agile is just for product and software development? Think again. If you're a leader in an organization with agile teams, you might think you don't need to know the details as long as the work gets done. But agile is here to stay and is poised to...

See more
Non obvious megatrends  by Rohit Bhargava

Non obvious megatrends

Rohit Bhargava

Book

Rohit Bhargava and his team of Non-Obvious trend curators reveal ten revolutionary new Megatrends that are transforming how we work, play and live. This revised 10th anniversary edition of Non-Obvious also offers an unprecedented look behind the scenes...

See more
Six capitals  by Jane Gleeson-White

Six capitals

Jane Gleeson-White

Book

This is the story of a 21st century revolution being led by the most unlikely of rebels: accountants. It is only the second revolution in accounting since double-entry bookkeeping emerged in medieval Italy - and it is of seismic proportions, driven by...

See more
Pretty good advice  by Leslie Blodgett

Pretty good advice

Leslie Blodgett

Book

As the CEO of the struggling Bare Escentuals, Blodgett shifted the company’s focus and launched bareMinerals. In a move that would revolutionize the beauty industry, she went on QVC and sold

See more
The war on normal people  by Andrew Yang

The war on normal people

Andrew Yang

Book

The shift toward automation is about to create a tsunami of unemployment. Not in the distant future--now. One recent estimate predicts 45 million American workers will lose their jobs within the next twelve years--jobs that won't be replaced. In a fu...

See more
Project management using Microsoft Project 2019  by Gus Cicala

Project management using Microsoft Project 2019

Gus Cicala

Book

This training and reference guide provides a comprehensive coverage of Project Management theory that is applied to the use of Microsoft Project 2019, from the project manager's perspective. When used cover-to-cover, this text serves as a comprehensive...

See more
Limits to growth  by Donella H. Meadows

Limits to growth

Donella H. Meadows

Book

In 1972 four young scientists at MIT wrote a book called The Limits to Growth, which shocked the world and became an international best-seller. Using the World3 computer model, the authors looked toward the future and sounded an alarm, for the first ...

See more
Bring yourself  by Mori Taheripour

Bring yourself

Mori Taheripour

Book

Contrary to conventional wisdom about what makes a good negotiator - namely, being aggressive and unemotional - in BRING YOURSELF, Mori Taheripour offers a radically different perspective. In her own life, and in her more than fifteen years of experi...

See more
Foot work  by Tansy E. Hoskins

Foot work

Tansy E. Hoskins

Book

In 2018, 66.3 million pairs of shoes were manufactured across the world every single day. They have never been cheaper to buy, and we have never been more convinced that we need to buy them. Yet their cost to the planet has never been greater. In this...

See more
Product research 101  by Renae Clark

Product research 101

Renae Clark

Book

Just getting started with product research and sourcing? Stuck trying to find ideas or find that "perfect" winning product? Want to find good selling products that others are ignoring? Interested in wholesale or private label products? If you answered...

See more
How to work for yourself  by Rachel Bridge

How to work for yourself

Rachel Bridge

Book

Working for yourself can be an incredibly rewarding way of making a living, giving you more freedom, control, fun, satisfaction and even money, than you could have imagined. But if you have never done it before, it can be difficult to know where to start,...

See more
Overcome  by Jason Redman

Overcome

Jason Redman

Book

Adversity can often catch you by surprise and leave you struggling with what to do next. What if you could confront any adversity, from the biggest challenges-the loss of your job, divorce, health issues, bankruptcy-to normal daily challenges-a late flight,...

See more
HBR's 10 must reads on strategy. (Vol. 2)

HBR's 10 must reads on strategy. (Vol. 2)

Book

Do you have the right strategy to lead your company into the future? More of the ideas you want, from the authors you trust. We've combed through hundreds of Harvard Business Review articles and selected the most important ones to help you combat new...

See more
Your stand is your brand  by Patrick Gentempo

Your stand is your brand

Patrick Gentempo

Book

Get ready to be challenged to break limiting patterns and grow a business brand and financial success. Wake up your consciousness and set yourself free! In today's polarized culture, all entrepreneurs and business executives need to recognize that trying...

See more
HBR's 10 must reads on managing people. Vol. 2.

HBR's 10 must reads on managing people. Vol. 2.

Book

Master the most daunting challenges of managing people. More of the ideas you want, from the authors you trust. We've combed through hundreds of Harvard Business Review articles and selected the most important ones to help you maximize your employees...

See more
HBR's 10 must reads on leadership. Vol. 2.

HBR's 10 must reads on leadership. Vol. 2.

Book

Stay on top of your leadership game. More of the ideas you want, from the authors you trust. We've combed through hundreds of Harvard Business Review articles and selected the most important ones to help you maximize your own and your organization's....

See more
Till time's last sand  by David Kynaston

Till time's last sand

David Kynaston

Book

"'Not an ordinary bank, but a great engine of state,' Adam Smith declared of the Bank of England as long ago as 1776. The Bank is now over 320 years old, and throughout almost all that time it has been central to British history. Yet to most people, ...

See more
7 mistakes every investor makes... and how to avoid them  by Joachim Klement

7 mistakes every investor makes... and how to avoid them

Joachim Klement

Book

Every investor makes mistakes. Private or professional, amateur or experienced, there is no exception. And many of these are common mistakes. Whether or not they want to admit it, many investors have committed the same errors. How can you avoid these...

See more
Get a life!  by Rick Hughes

Get a life!

Rick Hughes

Book

Is work taking over your life? Is your life interfering with your success at work? Work-life balance is ever-evolving and can be hard to find and maintain, especially as your career develops and circumstances change. Get A Life! is a highly practical...

See more
Joy at work  by Marie Kondō

Joy at work

Marie Kondō

Book

The workplace is a magnet for clutter and mess. Who hasn't felt drained by wasteful meetings, disorganized papers, endless emails, and unnecessary tasks? These are the modern-day hazards of working, and they can slowly drain the joy from work, limit ...

See more
Make a living living  by Nina Karnikowski

Make a living living

Nina Karnikowski

Book

Make a Living Living is for anyone who has ever wished they could build a successful career doing something they love. Structured around the stories of inspiring individuals, from a vegan chocolatier to a nomadic photographer and a tiny-house builder,...

See more
Shorter  by Alex Soojung-Kim Pang

Shorter

Alex Soojung-Kim Pang

Book

Forget the old concept of the 9-5. Companies around the world are redesigning the work week to increase efficiency, health and happiness in their workers. A growing number of businesses are shortening their working week to address problems with low.....

See more
Blip  by Christopher O. Clugston

Blip

Christopher O. Clugston

Book

Since the inception of our industrial revolution, we increasingly ingenious Homo sapiens have been depleting - persistently and increasingly - the finite, non-replenishing, and increasingly scarce NNRs (nonrenewable natural resources) that enable our...

See more
Bitter harvest  by Peter O'Brien

Bitter harvest

Peter O'Brien

Book

Bitter harvest is a comprehensive appraisal of Bruce Pascoe's book Dark emu. Pascoe postulates that, rather than being a nomadic hunter-gatherer society, Australian Aborigines were actually sedentary agriculturalists with 'skills superior to those of...

See more
The leader's greatest return  by John C. Maxwell

The leader's greatest return

John C. Maxwell

Book

In The leader's greatest return, Maxwell shares the most important lessons he's learned about the leadership development process over the last quarter century.

See more
Aligning the dots  by Philippe Bouissou

Aligning the dots

Philippe Bouissou

Book

Aligning the Dots" introduces a new paradigm of strategic management and planning business leadership. It's a universal, data-driven and prescriptive methodology, called A4 Precision Alignment™, designed to accelerate any business. Based on the profo...

See more
Capital is dead  by McKenzie Wark

Capital is dead

McKenzie Wark

Book

In this radical and visionary new book, McKenzie Wark argues that information has empowered a new kind of ruling class. Through the ownership and control of information, this emergent class dominates not only labour but capital as traditionally understood...

See more
The strategy book  by Max Mckeown

The strategy book

Max Mckeown

Book

Thinking strategically is what separates managers and leaders. Learn the fundamentals about how to create winning strategy and lead your team to deliver it. From understanding what strategy can do for you, through to creating a strategy and engaging ...

See more
Love it or leave it  by Samantha Clarke

Love it or leave it

Samantha Clarke

Book

Say goodbye to the dread of Monday morning. In LOVE IT OR LEAVE IT, expert 'work happiness' coach Samantha Clarke will help you figure out ways to find that work-life balance and be happier and more fulfilled at work. This inspiring guide is full of vital...

See more
The middle finger project  by Ash Ambirge

The middle finger project

Ash Ambirge

Book

After a string of dead-end jobs and a death in the family, Ash Ambirge was down to her last $26 and sleeping in a Kmart parking lot when she faced the truth: No one was coming to her rescue. It was up to her to appoint herself. That night led to what...

See more
The forgotten Americans  by Isabel V. Sawhill

The forgotten Americans

Isabel V. Sawhill

Book

One of the country's leading scholars on economics and social policy, Isabel Sawhill addresses the enormous divisions in American society--economic, cultural, and political--and what might be done to bridge them. Widening inequality and the loss of jobs...

See more
QuickBooks 2020 all-in-one  by Stephen L. Nelson

QuickBooks 2020 all-in-one

Stephen L. Nelson

Book

QuickBooks is the number one accounting software for small to mid-sized businesses, and this complete reference guide includes everything you need to know to make it work its magic for you. Along with the latest upgrades to the software, you'll learn...

See more
Create the future  by Jeremy Gutsche

Create the future

Jeremy Gutsche

Book

Learn to Innovate and Make Real Change. In our era of disruption and possibility, there are so many great opportunities within your grasp; however, most smart and successful people miss out. Unfortunately, your capabilities are limited by the seven traps...

See more
The public option  by Ganesh Sitaraman

The public option

Ganesh Sitaraman

Book

Whenever you go to your local public library, send mail via the post office, or visit Yosemite, you are taking advantage of a longstanding American tradition: the public option. Some of the most useful and beloved institutions in American life, from ...

See more
Samsung rising  by Geoffrey Cain

Samsung rising

Geoffrey Cain

Book

An explosive exposé of one of the biggest and most secretive companies in the world, Samsung, as the Korean juggernaut battles Apple and Sony to dominate the world of technology. Can the Asian giant beat Apple? Based on years of reporting on Samsung for...

See more
More  by Philip Coggan

More

Philip Coggan

Book

Philip Coggan takes us from the ancient mountains of North Wales through Grand Central station and the great civilizations of Mesopotamia to the factories of Malaysia, showing how changes in agriculture, finance, technology, work, and demographics have...

See more
Service habits  by Jaquie Scammell

Service habits

Jaquie Scammell

Book

In her second book, Australian customer service expert, Jaquie Scammell, uncovers the habits at work that limit your effectiveness as a service leader and those that leverage it. It's a practical handbook on human relations in a world that demands service...

See more
Do It! Speaking  by David Newman

Do It! Speaking

David Newman

Book

Discover the principles, practices, and insider secrets of paid professional speaking success. You'll get 77 instant-access "micro chapters" to help you market your smarts, monetize your message, and dramatically expand your reach and revenue as an e...

See more
The invincible company  by Alexander Osterwalder

The invincible company

Alexander Osterwalder

Book

The long-awaited follow-up to the international bestsellers, Business Model Generation and Value Proposition Design Alex Osterwalder and Yves Pigneurs' Business Model Canvas changed the way the world creates and plans new business models. It has been...

See more
The accidental entrepreneur  by Janine Allis

The accidental entrepreneur

Janine Allis

Book

You've heard it all before - mother of four starts new retail concept, it explodes and she rides the perfect wave. It was easy. Or was it? In The Accidental Entrepreneur, Janine tells the story of Boost Juice, a global phenomenon and shares her 30 se...

See more
Powerful  by Patty McCord

Powerful

Patty McCord

Book

See more
Scrum for beginner's  by Jym Lawrence

Scrum for beginner's

Jym Lawrence

Book

SCRUM is a simple рrоjесt mаnаgеmеnt framework fоr inсrеmеntаl product dеvеlорmеnt thаt hаѕ bесоmе wildlу рорulаr in the ѕоftwаrе development community today. Uѕuаllу раirеd with еnginееring рrасtiсеѕ frоm thе eXtreme Prоgrаmming (XP) соmmunitу, Sсrum...

See more
The case for climate capitalism  by Tom Rand

The case for climate capitalism

Tom Rand

Book

The left and right -- the business community and environmentalists, bankers and activists -- must together reclaim capitalism and force profits to align with the planet. A warming climate and a general distrust of Wall Street has opened a new cultural...

See more
The Bezos letters  by Steve Anderson

The Bezos letters

Steve Anderson

Book

Amazon is the fastest company ever to reach

See more
The lost art of handwriting  by Brenna Jordan

The lost art of handwriting

Brenna Jordan

Book

Revisit the lost art of writing with these fun prompts, worksheets, exercises--and more!--and experience the many benefits of writing by hand, including increased focus and memory, relaxation, and creative expression. Writing by hand may seem passe in...

See more
High performance  by Peter Grimsdale

High performance

Peter Grimsdale

Book

In January 1964 a team of tiny red and white Mini Coopers stunned the world by winning the legendary Monte Carlo Rally. It was a stellar year for British cars that culminated in Goldfinger breaking box office records and making James Bond's Aston Martin...

See more
Building a storybrand  by Donald Miller

Building a storybrand

Donald Miller

Book

"Explains how businesses can better connect with their customers through the use of a simplified brand message, one that fosters ease of understanding on websites, in brochures, and on social media."--

See more
75 ways for managers to hire, develop, and keep great employees  by Paul Falcone

75 ways for managers to hire, develop, and keep great employees

Paul Falcone

Book

People power your business - success can hinge on your hiring, inspiring, and keeping the right ones. As a manager, are you cultivating this vital resource? Is there more you could be doing? Are you just winging it? Every HR executive has a laundry list...

See more
Your money personality  by Liz Koh

Your money personality

Liz Koh

Book

Successful financial planner Liz Koh reveals that each of us has a hidden attitude towards money, which strongly influences our ability to create wealth and use it to enjoy life to the full. Once you uncover and understand your true 'money personality'...

See more
Auckland Libraries:New titles Check out the latest new titles in fiction, nonfiction, DVDs, CDs, eBooks, audiobooks, Māori, and community language books.