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Smart Trust: Creating Prosperity, Energy, and Joy in a Low-Trust World

Stephen M.R. Covey · Free Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

After illustrating the global relevance of trust with his book The Speed of Trust by selling more than one million copies in twenty-two languages, Stephen M.R. Covey again illuminates the hidden power of trust to change lives and impact organizations in Smart Trust.In a compelling and readable...
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Get What's Yours for Medicare: Maximize Your Coverage, Minimize Your Costs

Philip Moeller · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 291
Format: Print book

A coauthor of the New York Times bestselling guide to Social Security Get What's Yours authors an essential companion to explain Medicare, the nation's other major benefit for older Americans. Learn how to maximize your health coverage and save money.Social Security provides the bulk of most...
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Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think

Viktor Mayer-Schönberger · Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

A revelatory exploration of the hottest trend in technology and the dramatic impact it will have on the economy, science, and society at large. Which paint color is most likely to tell you that a used car is in good shape? How can officials identify the most dangerous New York City manholes...
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The World Is Flat

Thomas L. Friedman · Farrar, Straus and Giroux; Expanded and Updated edition
Format: Hardcover

The World Is Flat is Thomas L. Friedman's account of the great changes taking place in our time, as lightning-swift advances in technology and communications put people all over the globe in touch as never before--creating an explosion of wealth in India and China, and challenging the rest...
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Soccernomics: Why England Loses, Why Germany and Brazil Win, and Why the U.S., Japan, Australia, Turkey--and Even Iraq--Are Destined to Become the Kings of the World's Most Popular Sport

Simon Kuper · Nation Books; Original edition
Format: Paperback

Why do England lose? Why does Scotland suck? Why doesn8217t America dominate the sport internationally. . .and why do the Germans play with such an efficient but robotic style? These are questions every soccer aficionado has asked. Soccernomics answers them.Using insights and analogies...
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The Rise and Fall of Bear Stearns

Alan C. Greenberg · Simon & Schuster; Reprint edition
Format: Kindle Edition

On March 16, 2008, Alan Greenberg, former CEO and current chairman of the executive committee of Bear Stearns, found himself in the company’s offices on a Sunday. More remarkable by far than the fact that he was in the office on a Sunday is what he was doing: participating in a meeting...
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The Men Who Would Be King: An Almost Epic Tale of Moguls, Movies, and a Company Called DreamWorks

Nicole LaPorte · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

For sixty years, since the birth of United Artists, the studio landscape was unchanged.Then came Hollywood’s Circus Maximus—created by director Steven Spielberg, billionaire David Geffen, and Jeffrey Katzenberg, who gave the world The Lion King—an entertainment empire...
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Making the Case: How to Be Your Own Best Advocate

Kimberly Guilfoyle · Harper
Format: Hardcover

After an eleven-year-old Kimberly Guilfoyle lost her mother to leukemia, her dad wanted her to become as resilient and self-empowered as she could be. He wisely taught her to build a solid case for the things she wanted. Creating a strong logical argument was the best way to ensure she could...
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Deadly Spin: An Insurance Company Insider Speaks Out on How Corporate PR Is Killing Health Care and Deceiving Americans

Wendell Potter · Bloomsbury Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Wendell Potter is the insurance industry's worst nightmare.In June 2009, Wendell Potter made national headlines with his scorching testimony before the Senate panel on health care reform. This former senior VP of CIGNA explained how health insurers make promises they have no intention...
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The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves

Matt Ridley · Harper; 5th Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

"Ridley writes with panache, wit, and humor and displays remarkable ingenuity in finding ways to present complicated materials for the lay reader." - Los Angeles Times In a bold and provocative interpretation of economic history, Matt Ridley, the New York Times-bestselling author...
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Nonprofit Bookkeeping and Accounting For Dummies

Sharon Farris · For Dummies
Pages: 340
Format: Paperback

Your hands-on guide to keeping great records and keeping your nonprofit running smoothly Need to get your nonprofit books in order? This practical guide has everything you need to know to operate your nonprofit according to generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) - from documenting...
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Culinary Careers: How to Get Your Dream Job in Food with Advice from Top Culinary Professionals

Rick Smilow · Clarkson Potter; 1 edition
Format: Print book

Recommended for readers seeking a thorough introductory exposure to today's professional possibilities in the culinary world.—Eric Petersen, Kansas City P.L., MO, Library JournalTurn a passion for food into the job of a lifetime with the insider advice in Culinary Careers. Working...
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Jim Cramer's Get Rich Carefully

James J. Cramer · Penguin Group USA
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

Tired of phony promises about getting rich quickly, promises that lead to reckless decisions (the stepping stones to the poor house) ? How about trying something different? How about going for lasting wealth - and doing it the cautious way? In Get Rich Carefully, Jim Cramer uses his thirty-five...
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Plutocrats: The Rise of the New Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else

Chrystia Freeland · Penguin Press HC, The; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

A Financial Times Best Book of the Year Winner of the 2013 Lionel Gelber Prize There has always been some gap between rich and poor in this country, but in the last few decades what it means to be rich has changed dramatically. Alarmingly, the greatest income gap is not between the 1 percent...
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Pound Foolish: Exposing the Dark Side of the Personal Finance Industry

Helaine Olen · Portfolio
Format: Hardcover

If youve ever bought a personal finance book, watched a TV show about stock picking, listened to a radio show about getting out of debt, or attended a seminar to help you plan for your retirement, youve probably heard some version of these quotesWhats keeping you from being rich? In most...
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