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Let 'Em Howl: Lessons from a Life in Backroom Politics

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Let 'Em Howl: Lessons from a Life in Backroom Politics

Let 'Em Howl: Lessons from a Life in Backroom Politics by Patricia Sorbara
English | April 25th, 2020 | ISBN: 0889713588 | 272 pages | EPUB | 1.34 MB

Patricia Sorbara has been a political operative for more than forty years—a mainstay in the background of both federal and provincial politics in Ontario, dedicating her career to the Liberal Party. She's worked for and with Liberal Opposition Leaders, Premiers, Members of Parliament, Members of Provincial Parliament and more candidates than any staffer could imagine. Sorbara became known as the woman to have on side, the one who knows the ground game and never backs down from a challenge. In December of 2014, all of that changed. A potential candidate in Sudbury, ON, went to the media with the allegation that Sorbara, acting on behalf of the Party, had offered a bribe in exchange for stepping down from a nomination race. She was blindsided.

Life Is a 4-Letter Word: Laughing and Learning Through 40 Life Lessons

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Life Is a 4-Letter Word: Laughing and Learning Through 40 Life Lessons

Life Is a 4-Letter Word: Laughing and Learning Through 40 Life Lessons by David A. Levy
English | December 3rd, 2019 | ISBN: 1642501549 | 224 pages | EPUB | 2.76 MB

Laugh and Learn with These Life Lessons

Basic Korean: Learn to Speak Korean in 19 Easy Lessons (Companion Online Audio and Dictionary)

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Basic Korean: Learn to Speak Korean in 19 Easy Lessons (Companion Online Audio and Dictionary)

Basic Korean: Learn to Speak Korean in 19 Easy Lessons (Companion Online Audio and Dictionary) by Soohee Kim, Emily Curtis, Haewon Cho
English | December 28th, 2019 | ISBN: 0804852448 | 352 pages | EPUB | 26.69 MB

With an emphasis on practical daily communication, Basic Korean is a great introduction to those looking to learn the language—whether on their own or with a teacher.

The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons in Creative Leadership from the CEO of the Walt Disney Company, UK Edition

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The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons in Creative Leadership from the CEO of the Walt Disney Company, UK Edition

The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons in Creative Leadership from the CEO of the Walt Disney Company by Robert Iger
English | September 23rd, 2019 | ISBN: 1787630463 | 272 pages | EPUB | 6.26 MB

The CEO of Disney, one of Time's most influential people of 2019, shares the ideas and values he embraced to reinvent one of the most beloved companies in the world and inspire the people who bring the magic to life.

Romanifesto: Modern Lessons from Classical Politics

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Romanifesto: Modern Lessons from Classical Politics

Romanifesto: Modern Lessons from Classical Politics by Asa Bennett
English | October 17th, 2019 | ISBN: 1785905198 | 320 pages | EPUB | 0.93 MB

Despite the last days of Rome being around 1,500 years ago, the shadow of its empire – and what those who lived in it had to say – still looms large over modern politics.

Managing Transformation Projects: Tracing Lessons from the Industrial to the Digital Revolution

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Managing Transformation Projects: Tracing Lessons from the Industrial to the Digital Revolution

Managing Transformation Projects: Tracing Lessons from the Industrial to the Digital Revolution by Mark Kozak-Holland, Chris Procter
English | November 30th, 2019 | ISBN: 3030330346 | 131 pages | EPUB | 12.21 MB

This book examines the management of three projects from the nineteenth century which led to substantial business transformation: the Stockton to Darlington Railway, the US Transcontinental Railroad and the Manchester Ship Canal. The lessons learned are of great relevance to contemporary project management, particularly those concerned with disruptive technology. The book addresses a wide range of project management topics associated with transformation. These include value management, sponsorship, governance, partnerships, opportunity management, project culture and morale, project complexity, uncertainty, prototyping and piloting, agility, innovation, risk and knowledge management.

Extreme Economies: Survival, Failure, Future – Lessons from the World's Limits

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Extreme Economies: Survival, Failure, Future – Lessons from the World's Limits

Extreme Economies: Survival, Failure, Future – Lessons from the World's Limits by Richard Davies
English | September 5th, 2019 | ISBN: 1787631990, 1787632008 | 320 pages | EPUB | 18.13 MB

Longlisted for the Financial Times & McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award 2019

The Program: Lessons From Elite Military Units for Creating and Sustaining High Performance Leaders and Teams

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The Program: Lessons From Elite Military Units for Creating and Sustaining High Performance Leaders and Teams

The Program: Lessons From Elite Military Units for Creating and Sustaining High Performance Leaders and Teams by Eric Kapitulik, Jake MacDonald
English | August 31st, 2019 | ISBN: 1119574307 | 304 pages | EPUB | 1.21 MB

Discover the military’s keys to excellent leadership and team building training

Full Support: Lessons Learned in the Dressing Room

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Full Support: Lessons Learned in the Dressing Room

Full Support: Lessons Learned in the Dressing Room by Natalee Woods
English | December 3rd, 2019 | ISBN: 1944995803 | 300 pages | EPUB | 0.66 MB

Lingerie is the foundation for every woman's wardrobe, but it's also where we feel the most pressure to be beautiful—and feel the most shame at falling short of impossible standards. Concerns about our age, body type, family expectations, jobs, and romantic partners crowd into the dressing room with us. The result is a bra that fits other people's standards instead of our own bodies.

Growing Weeders Into Leaders: Leadership Lessons from the Ground Up

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Growing Weeders Into Leaders: Leadership Lessons from the Ground Up

Growing Weeders Into Leaders: Leadership Lessons from the Ground Up by Jeff McManus
English | September 10th, 2019 | ISBN: 1683503309 | 167 pages | EPUB | 6.37 MB

One of America's most accomplished landscaping professionals reveals his methods for cultivating greatness.

The Collective Wisdom of High-Performing Women: Leadership Lessons from The Judy Project

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The Collective Wisdom of High-Performing Women: Leadership Lessons from The Judy Project

The Collective Wisdom of High-Performing Women: Leadership Lessons from The Judy Project by Colleen Moorehead
English | September 26th, 2019 | ISBN: 1988025389 | 264 pages | EPUB | 1.74 MB

How can women become effective leaders in large organizations without sacrificing who they are, as women and as mothers? This book answers the question: They should live out the 10 characteristics of today's winning leaders. These characteristics — compassion, honesty, and authenticity, for example — were once seen as feminine weaknesses in the command-and-control corporate world. But today, in an inclusive and connected world, they define the leader who strengthens organizations rather than undermines them.

Robbie Fowler: My Life In Football: Goals, Glory & The Lessons I've Learnt

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Robbie Fowler: My Life In Football: Goals, Glory & The Lessons I've Learnt

Robbie Fowler: My Life In Football: Goals, Glory & The Lessons I've Learnt by Robbie Fowler
English | November 14th, 2019 | ISBN: 1788701100 | 304 pages | EPUB | 11.88 MB

To Liverpool fans, Robbie Fowler was 'God'. He is the sixth-highest goal scorer in the history of the Premier League and notched 183 goals for Liverpool alone.

Roots and Wings: Ten Lessons of Motherhood that Helped Me Create and Run a Company

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Roots and Wings: Ten Lessons of Motherhood that Helped Me Create and Run a Company

Roots and Wings: Ten Lessons of Motherhood that Helped Me Create and Run a Company by Margery Kraus, Phyllis J. Piano
English | October 22nd, 2019 | ISBN: 168463024X | 176 pages | EPUB | 3.31 MB

A child of immigrants, Margery Kraus knew the value of hard work from an early age. Graduating from college before she had finished high school, she learned to be a risk taker. As a young wife and mother coming of age in the 1960s, she faced plenty of people who told her, "You can't do that." But in the end, she did: she founded APCO Worldwide, a global consulting firm headquartered in Washington, DC, specializing in public affairs, communication, and business consulting for major multinationals.

Outward Bound Lessons to Live a Life of Leadership: To Serve, to Strive, and Not to Yield

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Outward Bound Lessons to Live a Life of Leadership: To Serve, to Strive, and Not to Yield

Outward Bound Lessons to Live a Life of Leadership: To Serve, to Strive, and Not to Yield by Mark Michaux Brown
English | October 15th, 2019 | ISBN: 1523098309 | 144 pages | EPUB (True/Retail copy) | 1.28 MB

This is the first book to describe in detail the principles of Outward Bound, told through the stories of former instructors and graduates who show how to apply them to create healthier, more effective teams, organizations, and communities.

Eat. Play. Love.: Life Lessons from My Dog

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Eat. Play. Love.: Life Lessons from My Dog

Eat. Play. Love.: Life Lessons from My Dog by
English | October 29th, 2019 | ISBN: 1615195947 | 128 pages | EPUB | 14.69 MB

Friendship can be easy