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Aftermath : seven secrets of wealth preservation in the coming chaos / Rickards, James

A financial expert and investment advisor discusses how and why the financial markets are being artificially inflated, and what smart investors can do to protect their assets.

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Authentic inclusion drives disruptive innovation / West, Frances

Disruptive technologies
Diversity in the workplace
Technological innovations

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Beaten down, worked up : the past, present, and future of American labor / Greenhouse, Steven

Labor movement -- United States -- History
Labor unions -- United States -- History.
Labor -- United States -- History.

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Brewed in the north : a history of Labatt<U+2019>s / Bellamy, Matthew J.

A history of Labatt's from its founding in 1847 until its takeover in 1995.

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Business transformation management methodology / Sap Ag.
Handbook of business transformation management methodology
Organizational change -- Management
Reengineering (Management)

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Collu$ion / Archer, Ellen
Banks and banking, Central
Financial crises
Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
International finance
Monetary policy

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Degrowth : a vocabulary for a new era / D'Alisa, Giacomo

"We live in an era of stagnation, rapid impoverishment, rising inequalities, and socio-ecological disasters. In the dominant discourse, these are effects of economic crisis, lack of growth or underdevelopment. This book argues growth is the cause of these problems and that it has become uneconomic, ecologically unsustainable and intrinsically unjust"--Provided by publisher.

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Diversity, Inc. : the failed promise of a billion-dollar business / Newkirk, Pamela

The author shines a light on the diversity industry, highlighting the rare success stories, and asking the tough questions about why progress has been so slow.

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Empower your investing : adopting best practices from John Templeton, Peter Lynch, and Warren Buffet / Chapman, Scott A

Buffett, Warren
Portfolio management
Lynch, Peter (Peter S.)
Templeton, John, 1912-2008.

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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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.

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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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