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Juggling with Knives: Smart Investing in the Coming Age of Volatility
Juggling with Knives: Smart Investing in the Coming Age of Volatility

Jim Jubak · PublicAffairs, 2016.
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

In his new book, investment expert Jim Jubak explores the "new normal" of market volatility. With remarkable insights into the zeitgeist of financial markets and the economy, Jubak combines the big macro trends with the more mundane aspects of life to depict why volatility is here...
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Typing for Everyone Levine
Typing for Everyone Levine

Nathan Levine · Prentice Hall
Pages: 149
Format: Paperback

For over two decades, this classic guide has been the first choice of student typists eve everywhere! Its easy-to-follow self-teaching method -- generously illustrated with keyboard diagrams -- has helped more than 800,000 readers learn the touch typing or computer keyboarding they need...
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How to Make Your Money Last: The Indispensable Retirement Guide
How to Make Your Money Last: The Indispensable Retirement Guide

Jane Bryant Quinn · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 366
Format: Print book

"Jane Bryant Quinn is America's dean of personal finance ... .The book is a true treasure chest of financial secrets." - Forbes With How to Make Your Money Last, you will learn how to turn your retirement savings into a steady paycheck that will last for life.Today, people worry...
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Steal the Show: From Speeches to Job Interviews to Deal-Closing Pitches, How to Guarantee a Standing Ovation for All the Performances in Your Life
Steal the Show: From Speeches to Job Interviews to Deal-Closing Pitches, How to Guarantee a Standing Ovation for All the Performances in Your Life

Michael Port · Houghton Mifflin
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

An inspiring program full of essential advice for spotlight lovers and wallflowers alike that will teach readers how to bring any crowd to its feet Every day there are moments when you must persuade, inform, and motivate others effectively. Each of those moments requires you, in some way,...
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Work Rules!: Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead
Work Rules!: Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform How You Live and Lead

Laszlo Bock · Twelve
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
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The Information Broker's Handbook/Book and Disk
The Information Broker's Handbook/Book and Disk

Sue Rugge · TAB Books Inc
Pages: 379
Format: Hardcover

Rugge and Glossbrenner examine all of the search and retrieval options used by today's successful information brokers - everything from conventional library research to online databases, special interest groups, forums, bulletin board systems, and document delivery services. Readers...
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A Force for Good: How Enlightened Finance Can Restore Faith in Capitalism
A Force for Good: How Enlightened Finance Can Restore Faith in Capitalism

John G. Taft · Palgrave Macmillan Trade
Format: Hardcover

After the crisis of 2008, the social contract between the financial industry and everyone else was badly broken-perhaps, it seemed, irrevocably. Since then, banks have paid out billion-dollar settlements and Congress has passed some new laws, but a deeper rapprochement is still missing....
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Hug Your Haters: How to Embrace Complaints and Keep Your Customers
Hug Your Haters: How to Embrace Complaints and Keep Your Customers

Jay Baer · Portfolio
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Based on proprietary research and more than 70 exclusive interviews, New York Times bestselling author Jay Baer offers a new playbook for handling unhappy customers. The book even includes a foldout poster with step-by-step instructions.Hug Your Haters is the first customer service and customer...
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When to Rob a Bank: ...And 131 More Warped Suggestions and Well-Intended Rants
When to Rob a Bank: ...And 131 More Warped Suggestions and Well-Intended Rants

Steven D. Levitt · William Morrow & Company
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the landmark book Freakonomics comes this curated collection from the most readable economics blog in the universe. It's the perfect solution for the millions of readers who love all things Freakonomics. Surprising and erudite, eloquent and witty,...
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The Age of Consequences: A Chronicle of Concern and Hope
The Age of Consequences: A Chronicle of Concern and Hope

Courtney White · Counterpoint
Format: Hardcover

Our planet is approaching a critical environmental juncture. Across the globe we continue to deplete the five pools of carbon soil, wood, coal, oil, and natural gas at an unsustainable rate. Weve burned up half the planets known reserves of oil one trillion barrels in less than a century....
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Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom-De-Ay: The Dodgy Business of Popular Music
Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom-De-Ay: The Dodgy Business of Popular Music

Simon Napier-Bell · Unbound
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

Let legendary rock manager Simon Napier-Bell take you inside not just a creative industry, but a business that has made people wildly rich. This book describes the evolution of the industry from 1713, the year parliament granted writers ownership over what they wrote, to today, when a global...
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The Only Rule Is It Has to Work: Our Wild Experiment Building a New Kind of Baseball Team
The Only Rule Is It Has to Work: Our Wild Experiment Building a New Kind of Baseball Team

Ben Lindbergh · Henry Holt
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

What would happen if two statistics-minded outsiders were allowed to run a professional baseball team?It's the ultimate in fantasy baseball: You get to pick the roster, set the lineup, and decide on strategies -- with real players, in a real ballpark, in a real playoff race. That's...
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The Full Catastrophe: Travels Among the New Greek Ruins
The Full Catastrophe: Travels Among the New Greek Ruins

James Angelos · Crown Publishing Group (NY)
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A transporting, good-humored, and revealing account of Greece's dire troubles, reported from the mountain villages, idyllic islands, and hardscrabble streets that define the country todayIn recent years, small Greece, often associated with ancient philosophers and marble ruins, whitewashed...
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Miss Jessie's: Creating a Successful Business from Scratch---Naturally
Miss Jessie's: Creating a Successful Business from Scratch---Naturally

Miko Branch · Amistad
Format: Hardcover

Miss Jessie's is a memoir and business guide rich with inspirational life lessons and unique business advice from Miko Branch, the Chief Executive Officer of the dynamic Miss Jessie's - the company that revolutionized the hair care industry.When Miko and her sister, Titi, were...
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The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living
The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living

Ryan Holiday · Portfolio
Pages: 416
Format: Print book

A beautifully packaged daily devotional of Stoic wisdom, featuring new translations of the most celebrated Stoics with historical context and practical tips from bestselling author Ryan Holiday.Stoic philosophy has long been the secret weapon of history's greatest and wisest leaders--from...
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