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The Art of Money: A Life-Changing Guide to Financial Happiness

Bari Tessler · Parallax Press
Pages: 296
Format: Print book

This is the book your money savvy best friend, therapist, and accountant would write if they could. It s the book about money for people who don t even want to think about money, until the arrival of that inevitable day when we all realize "we must come to terms with this thing called...
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Joan Garry's Guide to Nonprofit Leadership: Because Nonprofits Are Messy

Wiley. · Wiley
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Nonprofit leadership is messy Nonprofits leaders are optimistic by nature. They believe with time, energy, smarts, strategy and sheer will, they can change the world. But as staff or board leader, you know nonprofits present unique challenges. Too many cooks, not enough money, an abundance...
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Simply Electrifying: The Technology that Transformed the World, from Benjamin Franklin to Elon Musk

Craig R. Roach · BenBella Books
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

Imagine your life without the internet. Without phones. Without television. Without sprawling cities. Without the freedom to continue working and playing after the sun goes down. Electricity is at the core of all modern life. It has transformed our society more than any other technology....
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Lean Six Sigma Business Transformation For Dummies

Vince Grant · For Dummies; 1 edition
Format: Print book

Use Lean Six Sigma to transform your business.Lean Six Sigma is a powerful method for improving both the efficiency and quality of projects and operations. In this new book, the team that bought you Lean Six Sigma For Dummies shows you how to take Lean Six Sigma to the next level and manage...
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Blood, Sweat, and Pixels: The Triumphant, Turbulent Stories Behind How Video Games Are Made

Jason Schreier · Harper Paperbacks
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

Developing video games - hero's journey or fool's errand? The creative and technical logistics that go into building today's hottest games can be more harrowing and complex than the games themselves, often seeming like an endless maze or a bottomless abyss. In Blood, Sweat, and Pixels,...
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Success as a Real Estate Agent For Dummies

Dirk Zeller · John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,
Pages: 360
Format: Paperback

Make your fortune in the real estate business? Easy. Whether you are looking to rev up your real estate business, deciding whether to specialize in commercial or residential real estate, or just interested in refining specific skills, Success as a Real Estate Agent For Dummies has it covered....
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Writing Well for Business Success: A Complete Guide to Style, Grammar, and Usage at Work

Sandra E. Lamb · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

A light-hearted but very useful guide to the ins and outs of business writing. So much of success in business depends on writing well. From resumes to reports, proposals to presentations, Writing Well for Business Success will help you communicate your ideas clearly, quickly and effectively....
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Breaking Out: How to Build Influence in a World of Competing Ideas

John Butman · Harvard Business Review Press
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

How do you gain influence for an idea?In Breaking Out, idea developer and adviser John Butman shows how the methods of today’s most popular “idea entrepreneurs”—including dog psychologist Cesar Millan, French lifestyle guru Mireille Guiliano (French Women Don’t...
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The Power of Reputation: Strengthen the Asset That Will Make or Break Your Career

Chris Komisarjevsky · AMACOM
Format: Hardcover

We judge people in business the same way we judge those in our personal lives. We listen to what they say, watch how they behave, and take note of the results of their actions. Success is ultimately built on a foundation of character, communication, and trust. To accomplish our goals, people...
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Senior Leadership Teams: What It Takes to Make Them Great (Center for Public Leadership)

J. Richard Hackman · Harvard Business School Press; First Edition edition
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

An organization's fate hinges on its CEO--right? Not according to the authors of Senior Leadership Teams. They argue that in today's world of neck-snapping change, demands on leaders in top roles are rapidly outdistancing the capabilities of any one person--no matter how talented....
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75 Ways for Managers to Hire, Develop, and Keep Great Employees

Paul Falcone · Amacom
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

People power your business--and 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 of things they wish managers knew:...
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Leadership Beyond Good Intentions: What It Takes to Really Make a Difference

Geoff Aigner · Allen & Unwin
Format: Paperback

An experienced leader and trainer explains how managers and leaders can find compassionate ways of facilitating change in their organizationsDrawing on deep experience of developing leaders from a wide range of public sector, private sector, community, and non-government organizations;...
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The Hidden Leader: Discover and Develop Greatness Within Your Company

Scott K. Edinger · AMACOM
Format: Hardcover

Think you can spot the leaders in your company? Don't assume that you can identify them by their positions. What about those employees who consistently step up: the field agent who solves a previously intractable problem; the service rep who thinks outside the box and creates unshakeable...
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A Culture of Growth: The Origins of the Modern Economy

Joel Mokyr · Princeton University Press
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

During the late eighteenth century, innovations in Europe triggered the Industrial Revolution and the sustained economic progress that spread across the globe. While much has been made of the details of the Industrial Revolution, what remains a mystery is why it took place at all. Why did this...
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Grocery: The Buying and Selling of Food in America

MICHAEL RUHLMAN · HARRY N ABRAMS
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

In Grocery, bestselling author Michael Ruhlman offers incisive commentary on America's relationship with its food and investigates the overlooked source of so much of it - the grocery store. In a culture obsessed with food - how it looks, what it tastes like, where it comes from,...
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