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20 effective habits for mastery at work / Cag, Derin.
Twenty effective habits for mastery at work
Discover how to do deep work with joy, like it's second nature, whether from home or the office. These actionable habits for success will help you raise your effective leadership and management skills to the next level. Rewire your mindset with these powerful habits for mastery at work!

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2030 : how today's biggest trends will collide and reshape the future of everything / Guillén, Mauro F.
Twenty thirty
Economic forecasting
Economic history -- 21st century
COVID-19 (Disease) -- Economic aspects.




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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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Capital in the twenty-first century / Piketty, Thomas

An eye-opening journey through wealth and power, a film that breaks the popular assumption that the accumulation of capital runs hand in hand with social progress, and shines a new light on today's growing inequalities. Traveling through time, the film assembles accessible pop-culture references coupled with interviews of some of the world's most influential experts delivering an insightful and empowering journey through the past and into the future.

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Chronic profit : building your small business while managing persistent pain / Tedford, Alison.

"Building a business is hard enough. Entrepreneurship while dealing with a chronic illness or condition is even harder. Chronic Profit: Building Your Small Business While Managing Persistent Pain shares the story of how one entrepreneur sought freedom from cubicle life along with the flexibility to be a parent and a business owner, and learned to extend herself enough grace and compassion to excel in business while still taking care of herself. This book covers business-building strategies that will work for any entrepreneur, such as the importance of building foundations and systems; why standardizing and simplifying offerings is something we often don't do enough; and how to shift your perspective and reframe common business problems. Another important topic, especially for businesspeople dealing with chronic pain, is learning to refuel and how to do self-care, and as author Alison Tedford shares, that can mean a lot more than taking bubble baths -- it may involve developing a coping toolbox full of proven tools such as mindfulness, gratitude practices, and more. Often, we struggle when asking for help but Tedford also discusses how to do that effectively, and leaves the reader feeling there's hope and that anyone can find joy in the journey of creating their own sustainable business while managing diverse challenges and persistent pain. This book challenges the reader to turn the focus from chronic pain to chronic profit."-- Provided by publisher.

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Ego, authority, failure : using emotional intelligence like a hostage negotiator to succeed as a leader / Gaunt, Derek.

A Gallup study found that 50% of resigning employees did so "to get away from their manager...." The ones who don't quit become disengaged; creating a negative work environment costing U.S. companies billions in lost productivity each year.Leaders in the 21st century need to understand that technical skills are not enough to be an effective manager. They need to able to demonstrate Tactical Empathy to create a more productive environment. This book introduces readers to the fundamentals of Hostage Negotiator-Leadership (HNL) which has, as its foundation, Tactical Empathy. Inside, you'll learn 12 simple-to-execute skills that, if applied immediately, will have you operating at a level higher than most.Ego, Authority, Failure was written for leaders who want actionable techniques to build trust-based influence in order to motivate and inspire. It is also shares cautionary tales for those in denial about the damage their ego and authority has on their organization.


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. Currently the LinkedIn Learning mobile app is not available to libraries. We are anticipating it to be ready in summer 2021. 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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