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The power of positive leadership : how and why positive leaders transform teams and organizations and change the world / Jon Gordon.
"Lift your organization from the top with a powerful new leadership approach. The Positive Leader is your personal coach for becoming the leader your people deserve. Storyteller Jon Gordon crafts the fables that inspire great leadership: The Energy Bus, The No Complaining Rule, Training Camp, and others have helped hundreds of thousands of people around the world achieve their true leadership potential. In this book, he gathers the insights from all of his bestselling fables to bring you the definitive guide to positive leadership. Great leaders understand that people drive the numbers, not the other way around; to win, you must win with people--and this book shows you how. It all begins with your decision to become a positive leader, and the understanding that leadership is not just about what you can do, but what you can inspire, encourage, and empower others to do. You'll learn to bring out the best in each of your employees by sharing the best within you; instead of running over people to achieve your goals, invite them on board--together, you can achieve more than you ever thought possible. Difficult times call for leaders who are up for the challenge. Results are the byproduct of your culture, teamwork, vision, talent, innovation, execution, and commitment; this book shows you how to bring it all together to become a powerfully positive leader. Discover the true drivers of short- and long-term success. Learn what leadership is really about. Cultivate the habits and outlook of successful leaders. Strengthen your people and let the results speak for themselves. Find the right people, invest in them, nurture them, and develop them; as they grow, so do you. The Positive Leader helps you become the person you want to be, and the leader your people need"--

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The tao of Charlie Munger : a compilation of quotes from Berkshire Hathaway's vice chairman on life, business, and the pursuit of wealth / with commentary by David Clark.
"A compendium of pithy quotes culled from interviews, speeches, the Daily journal, and questions and answers at the Berkshire Hathaway and Wesco annual meetings, offering insights into Munger's remarkable financial success and life philosophies"--Front jacket flap.


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The weapon wizards : how Israel became a high-tech military superpower / Yaakov Katz and Amir Bohbot.
"From drones to satellites, missile defense systems to cyber warfare, Israel is leading the world when it comes to new technology being deployed on the modern battlefield. The Weapon Wizards shows how this tiny nation of 8 million learned to adapt to the changes in warfare and become the new prototype of a 21st century superpower, not in size, but rather in innovation and efficiency--and as a result of its long war experience. Sitting on the front lines of how wars are fought in the 21st century, Israel has developed new weapons and retrofitted old ones so they remain effective, relevant, and deadly on a constantly-changing battlefield. While other countries begin to prepare for these challenges, they are looking to Israel--and specifically its weapons--for guidance. Israel is, in effect, a laboratory for the rest of the world. How did Israel do it? And what are the military and geopolitical implications of these developments? These are some of the key questions Yaakov Katz and Amir Bohbot address. Drawing on a vast amount of research, and unparalleled access to the Israeli defense establishment, this book is a report directly from the front lines"--


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Truth at work : the science of delivering tough messages / Mark Murphy.
Communication in management.
Truthfulness and falsehood

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Upside : profiting from the profound demographic shifts ahead / Kenneth W. Gronbach, with M.J. Moye.
Consumers -- United States.
Marketing research -- United States.
Demography -- United States.
United States -- Population.
Target marketing -- United States.


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You've got 00:00:08 seconds : communication secrets for a distracted world / Paul Hellman.
Business communication.
Communication in management.
Communication in organizations.
Interpersonal communication.

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Provides access to specialized reference sources that used to be only available in library. eBooks available in this collection are: Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer; Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders; Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine; Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health; Scholarships, Fellowships, and Loans, 22nd ed.; and Nonfiction Literature Classics for Students.

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Scott’s Canadian Business Directory lists Canadian manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, sales agents and business services providers. This information is updated annually.

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