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100 worst employees : learning from the very worst how to be your very best
100 worst employees : learning from the very worst how to be your very best
Stovall, Jim2020
Books
The stories you are about to read are true. Some of the names or places have been altered to protect the guilty. You will find some of the stories to be humorous while others are shocking or just sad. But all of them are opportunities for you to learn, grow, and excel. Jim Stovall and Kristine Se...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
30-second numbers : the 50 key topics for understanding numbers and how we use them
30-second numbers : the 50 key topics for understanding numbers and how we use them
2020
Books
30-Second Numbers explores number categories, the science of measuring, how guesstimates work, and the visualisation of numbers, taking you behind the digits into the world of statistics, probability, risk and ratios. Numbers are our way of imposing order on the world, and each of the 50 topics h...
7 steps to get your child reading
7 steps to get your child reading
Park, Louise, 1961-2020
Books
Generation Alpha is the swiper, pincher, tapper cohort, the first to grow up with devices in their hands. They are breaking new ground as a result of technological advances, while you, their parents, are having to navigate these uncharted waters. Literacy is the single most important thing we can...
$9 therapy : semi-capitalist solutions to your emotional problems
$9 therapy : semi-capitalist solutions to your emotional problems
Reid, Megan2020
Books
A tongue-in-cheek collection of the tips, tricks, and recipes that will fix your life without busting your budget. $9 Therapy proves that it's possible to take self-care seriously without taking yourself too seriously. Self-professed lifestyle gurus Megan Reid and Nick Greene know that sometimes ...
Accept how you feel : how to find balance and enjoy freedom from stress
Accept how you feel : how to find balance and enjoy freedom from stress
Graham, Karen Gaye2020
Books
After reading this book, you will appreciate you are mastering your ability to balance your emotional world. Psychiatrist Dr Karen Graham explains why resisting your feelings will cause stressful blockage and anxiety. She describes simple ways to manage uncomfortable feelings, and the way to let ...
The accidental entrepreneur : the survivor edition
The accidental entrepreneur : the survivor edition
Allis, Janine, 1965-2020
Books
You've heard it all before -- mother of four starts new retail concept, it explodes and she rides the perfect wave. It was easy. Or was it? In The Accidental Entrepreneur, Janine tells the story of Boost Juice, a global phenomenon and shares her 30 secret recipes for business success and what cam...
Acts of friendship : 47 ways to recharge your life, make real connections, and deepen your relationships
Acts of friendship : 47 ways to recharge your life, make real connections, and deepen your relationships
Everatt, Lynne, 1961-2020
Books
A thousand Instagram likes don't equal the wellness boost of one friendly hug. In our fast-paced world of glamourised busyness, social media fixation and convenience without human contact, there's nothing like putting down our devices and turning to those few special people who fill our cups, lig...
Adventures of Maud West, lady detective : secrets and lies in the golden age of crime
Adventures of Maud West, lady detective : secrets and lies in the golden age of crime
Stapleton, Susannah2020
Books
Maud West ran her detective agency in London for more than thirty years, having starting sleuthing on behalf of society's finest in 1905. Her exploits grabbed headlines throughout the world but, beneath the public persona, she was forced to hide vital aspects of her own identity in order to thriv...
AFL record season guide 2020 : official statistical history of the AFL
AFL record season guide 2020 : official statistical history of the AFL
2020
Books
The official statistical history of the AFL game, AFL Record Season 2020 edition has details on the draft, profiles on every player in the competition - from rookies to superstars - detailed statistics on every club, and a history of all finals and award winners. AFL Record Season 2020 is the 25t...
After the count : the death of Davey Browne
After the count : the death of Davey Browne
Convery, Stephanie2020
Books
When Sydney boxer Davey Browne died in 2015 after being knocked out in the final round of a title fight that he was about to win, boxing once again came under intense public scrutiny. For journalist Stephanie Convery, the story of that fatal fight raised questions she became determined to answer ...
All our relations : indigenous trauma in the shadow of colonialism
All our relations : indigenous trauma in the shadow of colonialism
Talaga, Tanya2020
Books
The world's Indigenous communities are fighting to live and dying too young. In this vital and incisive work, Tanya Talaga explores intergenerational trauma and the alarming rise of youth suicide. All Our Relations is a powerful call for action, justice, and a better, more equitable world for all...
All the ghosts in the machine : the digital afterlife of your personal data
All the ghosts in the machine : the digital afterlife of your personal data
Kasket, Elaine2020
Books
Seen any ghosts on your smartphone lately? As we're compelled to capture, store and share more and more of our personal information, there's something we often forget. All that data doesn't just disappear when our physical bodies shuffle off this mortal coil. If the concept of remaining socially ...
Amour : how the French talk about love
Amour : how the French talk about love
Rousselle, Stefania2020
Books
Award-winning journalist and documentary maker Stefania Rousselle had stopped believing in love. She had spent years reporting on terrorist attacks, sexual slavery, and the rise of the far right. Her relationship had fallen apart. Her faith in humanity was shaken. She decided to set out alone on ...
The art of war
The art of war
Sunzi, active 6th century B.C.2020
Books
For the first time in any modern language, a female scholar and translator reimagines The Art of War. Sun Tzu's ancient book of strategy and psychology has as much to tell us today as when it was first written 2,500 years ago. In a world forever at odds, his rules for anticipating the motivations...
Australian code breakers
Australian code breakers
Phelps, James, (Reporter)2020
Books
The extraordinary story of a headmaster turned cryptographer, and our top-secret war with the Kaiser's Reich. On 11 August 1914, just days after war had been declared, Australian Captain J.T. Richardson boarded a German merchant vessel fleeing Melbourne's Port Phillip and audaciously seized a top...
Australian franchising code of conduct : a critical analysis with current case law
Australian franchising code of conduct : a critical analysis with current case law
Buberis, Peter2020
Books
The Franchising Code of Conduct (the Code) is a mandatory obligation for all systems operating in Australia, and takes a comprehensive approach to disclosure, relationship laws and dispute issues. Expert author and leading practitioner Peter Buberis takes a critical view of this regulatory framew...
Australia's best 100 walks
Australia's best 100 walks
O'Brien, Katrina2020
Books
In this book, we reveal Australia's best 100 walks with detailed descriptions and stunning photography to inspire both walkers and armchair travellers. The Australian Geographic guide to Australia's Best 100 Walks shows off the sheer beauty and diversity of our landscapes and wildlife. With this ...
Australia's energy debate
Australia's energy debate
2020
Books
Australia's energy system is undergoing major transformation, driven by economic, environmental and engineering factors. Consumer preferences are also changing as we seek greater independence and control over our electricity supply through smart meters, solar panels, battery storage and electric ...
Be less zombie : how great companies create dynamic innovation, fearless leadership and passionate people
Be less zombie : how great companies create dynamic innovation, fearless leadership and passionate people
Turner, Elvin2020
Books
Lurking under the boardroom table in almost every organisation is a force trying to pull it into irrelevance. Organisations are lurching their way toward an increasingly uncertain future but still using tools, ideas and processes designed for a different era. Call it entropy, complacency or plain...
Beautiful horses : portraits of champion breeds
Beautiful horses : portraits of champion breeds
Wright, Liz, 1957-2020
Books
From the humble Shetland to the rare Norwegian Fjord, the diminutive Miniature to the majestic Canadian Belgian, Beautiful Horses features the best of the equine world, all professionally photographed on elegant backdrops at the world's foremost horse shows.
The art of war
Sunzi, active 6th century B.C.2020
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