Most widely held works by Sean Pratt
Warren Buffett speaks wit and wisdom from the world's greatest investor by Warren Buffett ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 742 libraries worldwide
A wise and winning collection of quotes, writings and favorite sayings, "Warren Buffett speaks" collects wisdom on diverse subjects such as investing, the Internet economy, running a business, teaching, and more. This unprecedented peek into the financial genius' wildly profitable philosophy is often surprising, always intriguing, and sparked throughout by Buffett's unique combination of savvy business smarts and wry wit.
The future of management by Gary Hamel ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 727 libraries worldwide
Hamel provides forward-thinking companies with a disciplined process for radical management innovation-in other words, a formula for success.
Fooled by randomness the hidden role of chance in life and in the markets by Nassim Taleb ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 706 libraries worldwide
This work has shaken Wall Street thanks to its contention that much of what people perceive as skill playing the markets is often nothing more than luck.
The little book that saves your assets what the rich do to stay wealthy in up and down markets by David M Darst ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
An authority in asset allocations discusses ways to profit from this powerful and effective investment strategy, explaining how the selection of assets can make a dramatic difference in the average portfolio.
50 psychology classics who we are, how we think, what we do by Tom Butler-Bowdon ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 651 libraries worldwide
Butler-Bowdon explores important contemporary writings as well as wisdom from key figures in psychology's development to discover why we think and act the way we do.
Inside Drucker's brain by Jeffrey A Krames ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Krames examines how the leading management strategist's core ideas remain relevant to business leaders, in a guide the explains the benefits of adopting a specific mindset in order to obtain valuable information, identify hidden opportunities, and focus on the future.
How to sell when nobody's buying and how to sell even more when they are by Dave Lakhani ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 574 libraries worldwide
Tough times present real opportunity for forward-thinking sales teams. Lakhani gives you the tools and understanding you need to gain new confidence, create powerful alliances, find great prospects, and drive your profits to unprecedented levels.
Open leadership how social technology can transform the way you lead by Charlene Li ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
This must-have resource will help the modern leader understand how to lead in the new open world-where blogging, twittering, facebooking, and digging are becoming the norm. Li lays out the steps that leaders must take to transform their organizations and themselves into being "open"--And exactly what that will mean.
The little book of safe money how to conquer killer markets, con artists, and yourself by Jason Zweig ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
Zwieg offers this guide for understanding the current financial market and how to properly invest your money and secure your financial future.
The man who lied to his laptop what machines teach us about human relationships by Clifford Ivar Nass ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
Nass shares conclusions from his Stanford University research. Nass's theory outlines a new blueprint for successful human relationships.
Google speaks secrets of the world's greatest billionaire entrepreneurs, Sergey Brin and Larry Page by Janet Lowe ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 550 libraries worldwide
Lowe profiles what some call the prototypical 21st-century company, Internet giant Google. In less than 15 years, creators Sergey Brin and Larry Page built what was supposed to be a simple search engine into a megaprofitable operation with over $16 billion in annual revenues.
The little book of behavioral investing how not to be your own worst enemy by James Montier ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
Montier offers a detailed guide to overcoming the most frequently encountered psychological pitfalls of investing, including bias, emotion, and overconfidence.
It's not as bad as you think why capitalism trumps fear and the economy will thrive by Brian S Wesbury ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
Wesbury shows that the future is much brighter than you think. A great confluence of negativity and government mistakes dragged attitudes and the economy down, but this won't last. With this easy-to-follow analysis of tomorrow and guide through yesterday, Wesbury debunks the pouting pundits of pessimism to show you how to prosper now and in the future.
The little book of big dividends a safe formula for guaranteed returns by Charles B Carlson ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 519 libraries worldwide
Dividend stock expert Chuck Carlson presents an action plan for dividend-hungry investors. You'll learn about the pitfalls, how to find the opportunities, and will learn how to construct a portfolio that generates big, safe dividends easily through the BSD (Big, Safe Dividends) formula. If you're a bit adventurous, Carlson has you covered, and will teach you how to find big, safe dividends in foreign stocks, preferred stocks, ETFs, real estate investment trusts, and more.
The red badge of courage by Stephen Crane ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Private Henry Fleming who goes into the Civil War, a hot-headed young patriot with his mind brimful of ideas of glory.
The Drunkard's walk how randomness rules our lives by Leonard Mlodinow ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
An irreverent look at how randomness influences our lives, and how our successes and failures are far more dependent on chance events than we recognize.
Nudge improving decisions about health, wealth, and happiness by Richard H Thaler ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Thaler and Sunstein offer a groundbreaking discussion of how to apply the science of choice to nudge people toward decisions that can improve their lives without restricting their freedom of choice.
What would the founders say? [a patriot's answer to America's most pressing problems by Larry Schweikart ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Makes comparisons between modern government practices and the views of the nation's founders, sharing recommendations for education, gun control, health care, and other important issues.
Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy by Padraic Colum ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Retelling of two tales from Homer's epic poem The Iliad. Adventures of Odysseus is the story of what happened after the Trojan War when Odysseus, the most cunning of all the Greek heroes, left Troy and made his way back to his wife Penelope and his son Telemachus. The Tale of Troy tells how Telemachus, the son of Odysseus, went on a voyage in search of his father and how he heard tales of the Trojan Wars.
The best of me by Nicholas Sparks ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Heart-rending story of two small-town former high school sweethearts from opposite sides of the tracks. Now middle-aged, they've taken wildly divergent paths, but neither has lived the life they imagined, and neither can forget the passionate first love that forever altered their world. When they are both called back to their hometown for the funeral of the mentor who once gave them shelter, they will be forced to confront the choices each has made, and ask whether love can truly rewrite the past.
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