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Detonate: Why - And How - Corporations Must Blow Up Best Practices

GEOFFREY TUFF · Wiley
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Reinvent best practices that have become bad habits Without meaning to, and often with the best of intentions, most organizations continually waste precious time and money on processes and activities that don't create value and no longer make sense in today's business environment....
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Birds in Their Habitats: Journeys with a Naturalist

Ian Fraser · CSIRO Publishing
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Everywhere we go there are birds, and they all have mysteries to be unravelled. These mysteries include the way they look, from bizarre to apparently mundane, why they live where they live, and the things they do, many of which are far too incredible ever to be imagined as fiction. Birds...
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The Battle For Paradise: Puerto Rico Takes on the Disaster Capitalists

NAOMI KLEIN · Haymarket Books
Format: Hardcover

"Fearless necessary reporting . . . Klein exposes the 'battle of utopias' that is currently unfolding in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico -- a battle that pits a pitilessly neoliberal plutocratic 'paradise' against a community movement with Puerto Rican sovereignty at its center."...
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Storey's Guide to Keeping Honey Bees, 2nd Edition: Honey Production, Pollination, Health

Malcolm T Sanford · Storey Publishing, LLC
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

This trusted handbook is a must-have for novice and seasoned beekeepers alike. Now totally redesigned and featuring color photos and graphics, the second edition also includes up-to-date information on honey bee health. The go-to reference presents comprehensive yet accessible information...
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Applied Empathy: The New Language of Leadership

Michael P Ventura · Touchstone
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

"With Applied Empathy, Michael Ventura shows us how to unlock our ability to design solutions, spark innovation, and solve tough challenges with empathy at the center." - Arianna Huffington Michael Ventura, entrepreneur and CEO of award-winning strategy and design practice Sub Rosa,...
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The War and Environment Reader

Gar Smith · Just World Books
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

While many books have examined the broader topic of military conflict, most neglect to focus on damage military violence inflicts on regional - and global - ecosystems. The War and Environment Reader provides a critical analysis of the devastating consequences of "war on the environment"...
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Boss Bride: The Powerful Woman's Playbook for Love and Success

CHARREAH JACKSON · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

In our society, women earn the majority of degrees and are increasingly bringing home the bacon - and frying it, with 40% of American households having female breadwinners. ESSENCE Senior Editor and author Charreah K. Jackson interviewed and researched more than 150 professional women including...
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The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why It Matters

PRIYA PARKER · Riverhead Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A bold new approach to how we gather that will transform the ways we spend our time together--at work, at home, in our communities, and beyond.In The Art of Gathering, Priya Parker argues that the gatherings in our lives are lackluster and unproductive--which they don't have to be. We rely...
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How Luck Happens: Using the Science of Luck to Transform Work, Love, and Life

Janice Kaplan · Dutton
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

New York Times bestselling author Janice Kaplan examines the phenomenon of luck--and discovers the exciting ways you can grab opportunities and make luck for yourself every day. After spending a year researching and experiencing gratitude for The Gratitude Diaries, Janice Kaplan is back...
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The Meaning Revolution: The Power of Transcendent Leadership

FRED KOFMAN · Currency
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

The vice president of leadership at LinkedIn claims that the biggest driver of motivation is the chance to serve a larger purpose beyond our careers and ourselves, rather than salary, benefits, bonuses, or other material incentives; companies that are able to successfully focus their people,...
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