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Ask Iwata : words of wisdom from Satoru Iwata, Nintendo's legendary CEO / Bett, Sam

"Satoru Iwata was the global president and CEO of Nintendo and a gifted programmer who played a key role in the creation of many of the world's best-known games. He led the production of innovative platforms such as the Nintendo DS and the Wii, and laid the groundwork for the development of the wildly successful Pokémon Go game and the Nintendo Switch. Known for his analytical and imaginative mind, but even more for his humility and people-first approach to leadership, Satoru Iwata was beloved by game fans and developers worldwide. In this motivational collection, Satoru Iwata addresses diverse subjects such as locating bottlenecks, how success breeds resistance to change, and why programmers should never say no. Drawn from the "Iwata Asks" series of interviews with key contributors to Nintendo games and hardware, and featuring conversations with renowned Mario franchise creator Shigeru Miyamoto and creator of EarthBound Shigesato Itoi, Ask Iwata offers game fans and business leaders an insight into the leadership, development, and design philosophies of one of the most beloved figures in gaming history"--Provided by publisher.

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Be the better broker. Volume 1, So you want to be a broker? / Woodhouse, Dustan
So you want to be a broker?
Mortgage brokers
Mortgage loans

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Black ops advertising : native ads, content marketing and the covert world of the digital sell / Einstein, Mara

Examines the rise of native advertising and content marketing, which disguise advertising as news or editorial content.

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Can you hear me now? : how I found my voice and learned to live with passion and purpose / Caesar-Chavannes, Celina

Canadian businesswoman and former Member of Parliament Celina Caesar-Chavannes discusses her life, time in office, and her views on leadership.

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Dirty work : essential jobs and the hidden toll of inequality in America / Press, Eyal

"An urgent report from the front lines of "dirty work"-the work that society considers essential but morally compromised"--Provided by publisher.


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Get good with money : ten simple steps to becoming financially whole / Aliche, Tiffany

"Introducing the powerful idea of striving for financial wholeness instead of early retirement or millionaire status, Get Good with Money guides us through the ten short-term steps that lead to long-term security. From the simple (best practices for budgeting and saving) to the more sophisticated (investing, taking charge of your credit score, and calculating your insurance needs), Tiffany Aliche shares memorable stories, actionable lists and worksheets, and a you-got-this attitude, ensuring that we can build a solid foundation for a life that's rich in every way"--Provided by publisher.

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Getting to nimble : how to transform your company into a digital leader / High, Peter A.

Organizational resilience.
Reengineering (Management)
Organizational change -- Technological innovations.

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Hooked : food, free will, and how the food giants exploit our addictions / Moss, Michael

Compulsive eating
Food additives -- Health aspects.
Food industry and trade
Food industry and trade -- Corrupt practices.
Processed foods -- Health aspects.
Processed foods -- Marketing.

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Invention : a life / Dyson, James

Famously, over a four-year period, James Dyson made 5,127 prototypes of the cyclonic vacuum cleaner that would transform the way houses are cleaned around the world. Dyson reveals how he came to set up his own company and led it to become one of the most inventive technology companies in the world. Dyson has always looked to the future, even setting up his own university to help provide the next generation of engineers and designers. It is a compelling and dramatic tale, with many obstacles overcome.

Find accurate phone-verified information on every company in Canada in this database of 1.9 million businesses. Additionally their files are processed monthly against the National Change of Address Program.

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Research 11 million Canadian households with the largest database available. Records are 100% publicly sourced to comply with Canadian privacy laws.

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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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LinkedIn Learning (previously called Lynda.com) gives users free access to thousands of video tutorial courses with a focus on such areas as technology, software development, business skills, project management as well as creative skills like animation and video editing. The courses are taught by recognized industry experts who will guide you along in learning the skills you need for your personal and professional development. How to use LinkedIn Learning



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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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Self-serve standard products available on the Statistics Canada website ― including CANSIM and census data products ― are now free of charge. This is an open resource for everyone and not VPL-subscribed.

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