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Big data, big innovation : enabling competitive differentiation through business analytics / Evan Stubbs.
Business planning
Decision making -- Statistical methods.
Strategic planning.
Industrial management -- Statistical methods.
Big data.


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Critical thinking : proven strategies to improve decision making skills, increase intuition and think smarter! / Simon Bradley & Nicole Price.
"Critical Thinking: Proven Strategies To Improve Decision Making Skills, Increase Intuition And Think Smarter!” is a well-rounded introduction to the principles of critical thinking. The book provides tips and steps that are easy to follow, yet very effective in solving problems of all kinds. This guide is helpful to people of all walks of life. The techniques it provides are useful -- cutting across careers, businesses, political and even the social arena. After reading through this book, you will be amazed at the amount of resources you can save just by making critical thinking part of your everyday life"--Provided by publisher.

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Employer branding / by Richard Mosley and Lars Schmidt.
Attract and retain the best employees.


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How innovation really works / Anne Marie Knott.
Technological innovations -- Management.
Research, Industrial.

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How money works : the facts visually explained.
Banks and banking.
Finance
Money.

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How to profit from the next bull market / Alan Dustin.
"Financial adviser Alan Dustin teaches readers how to research, select, and manage their own stock portfolios using easily accessible resources, and provides an analysis of twenty Canadian and American companies that have demonstrated their financial strength, staying power, and incredible rates of return over repeated market cycles. This honest, candid, and understandable approach to investing will serve Canadian investors well for the rest of their lives."--

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Irrational exuberance / Robert J. Shiller.
Bonds -- United States.
Risk.
Stock exchanges -- United States
Stocks -- United States
Dow Jones industrial average.
Stocks -- Prices -- United States.
Real property -- Prices -- United States.


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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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.

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