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This I Know 0

This I Know: Marketing Lessons from Under the Influence

Description Canada’s most famous adman spills a career’s worth of marketing secrets, so anyone can compete with the best in their business–whatever that business might be. Big companies spend a fortune marketing their wares and services. Can yours? Invariably people ask advertising veteran and CBC Radio host Terry O’Reilly one question more than any other: How does a little business compete with the big guys? After decades at the helm of an award-winning advertising production company, and over a decade exploring the art and science of marketing for CBC Radio, O’Reilly delivers all the answers they–and anyone with something to sell–ever wanted to know. Following...

The Mystery of Sleep 0

The Mystery of Sleep: Why a Good Night’s Rest Is Vital to a Better, Healthier Life

Description We spend a third of our lives in bed, but how much do we really understand about how sleep affects us? In the past forty years, scientists have discovered that our sleep (or lack of it) can affect nearly every aspect of our waking lives. Poor sleep could be a sign of a disease, the result of a vitamin or iron deficiency, or the cause of numerous other problems, both sleeping and waking. Yet many people, even medical personnel, are unaware of the dangers of poor sleep. Enter Dr. Meir Kryger, a world authority on the science of sleep, with a comprehensive guide to...

Statistics 0

Statistics: An Introduction: Teach Yourself

Description Do you need to gain confidence with handling numbers and formulae? Do you want a clear, step-by-step guide to the key concepts and principles of statistics? Nearly all aspects of our lives can be subject to statistical analysis. Statistics: An Introduction shows you how to interpret, analyze and present figures.Assuming minimal knowledge of maths and using examples from a wide variety of everyday contexts, this book makes often complex concepts and techniques easy to get to grips with. This new edition has been fully updated.Whether you want to understand the statistics that you are bombarded with every day or are a student or professional...

Myths of Management 0

Myths of Management: What People Get Wrong About Being the Boss

Description Is it really true that working longer hours makes you more successful? Do you really need to hide your emotions in order to gain respect as a manager? Does higher pay really always lead to higher performance?The world of management is blighted by fads, fiction and falsehoods. In Myths of Management, Cary Cooper and Stefan Stern take you on an entertaining journey through the most famous myths surrounding the much-written about topic of management. They debunk false assumptions, inject truth into over-simplifications and tackle damaging habits head-on. Fascinating insights from psychology, leadership theory and organizational behaviour provide you with a compelling and practical guide...

Think Like a Startup 0

Think Like a Startup: Get Agile and Unleash Your Inner Entrepreneur (Be Your Best), 2nd Edition

Description Reboot your entrepreneurial spirit and excel in the digital age. The days of being locked into a single career for life are long gone. It’s time to reinvent yourself, transform your life and work the new economy for everything it’s worth. With the industrial age quickly vanishing in the rearview mirror, Think Like a Startup is your instruction manual for hacking your mind and acquiring the skills to take control of your life and fortunes in the digital age. Inspirational, subversive, and with a wealth of insightful guidance, Think Like a Startup will help you to break from a lifetime of legacy programming and...

Mastering Rust 0

Mastering Rust, 2nd Edition

Description Rust is an empowering language that provides a rare combination of safety, speed, and zero-cost abstractions. Mastering Rust – Second Edition is filled with clear and simple explanations of the language features along with real-world examples, showing you how you can build robust, scalable, and reliable programs. This second edition of the book improves upon the previous one and touches on all aspects that make Rust a great language. We have included the features from latest Rust 2018 edition such as the new module system, the smarter compiler, helpful error messages, and the stable procedural macros. You’ll learn how Rust can be used for...

Linux Administration 0

Linux Administration: A Beginners Guide

Description Now with a virtual machine showcasing the book’s test system configuration, Linux Administration: A Beginner’s Guide, Seventh Edition teaches system administrators how to set-up and configure Linux quickly and easily.Effectively set up and manage any version of Linux on individual servers or entire networks using this practical resource. Fully updated to cover the latest tools and techniques, Linux Administration: A Beginner’s Guide, Seventh Edition features clear explanations, step-by-step instructions, and real-world examples.Find out how to configure hardware and software, work from the GUI or command line, maintain Internet and network services, and secure your data. Performance tuning, virtualization, containers, software management, and backup solutions...

How to Profit from the Next Bull Market 0

How to Profit from the Next Bull Market

Description A complete resource for Canadians seeking to master the stock market and secure their financial futures.Whether you’re a seasoned investor or just joining the game, How to Profit from the Next Bull Market will teach you valuable skills and secrets to investing and succeeding in the Canadian stock market. Learn how technical analysis will forecast when to buy and sell with certainty, interpret and understand a company’s financial statements with ease, master seven proven strategies that will protect you from losing money in the market today, and how understanding market cycles can be used to predict the future.Financial adviser Alan Dustin teaches readers how...

How to Bounce Forward 0

How to Bounce Forward: Change the Way You Deal with Adversity (Be Your Best), 2nd Edition

Description How to transform crisis into success. At just 26 years old Sam Cawthorn experienced a serious car accident that resulted in the loss of his arm and was told that he may never walk again. At this critical moment he realised he had an incredible opportunity to create a better life. His experience drove him to uncover the mechanics, tools and strategies to not just bounce back, but to bounce forward and live a greater life with greater focus and greater success. How to Bounce Forward gives you the tools you need to successfully navigate crisis and use it to your advantage. Download Links...

Core Performance Women 0

Core Performance Women: Burn Fat and Build Lean Muscle

Description A world-class trainer to high-profile athletes showcases his breakthrough core-strength program for women who are serious about performing better in all aspects of their lives.World-renowned strength and performance coach Mark Verstegen has trained top-notch athletes and countless workaday warriors in getting into the best shape of their lives. He’s spent years developing a variety of strategies for a wide range of clients, and he knows the essential keys for building lean muscle, increasing strength and endurance, and breaking through plateaus. Expanding on his successful Core Performance brand, Verstegen shares his valuable, revolutionary program tailor-made for women.Core Performance Women is geared toward developing the right...