By  Reet Pandit
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The law is a topic often unspoken about amongst the youth of the country, although everyone knows about its existence there are very few who understand it. This book is a compilation of 7 stories that explain 7 different legal concepts. Each story is told from the perspective of a different individual and helps simplify the legal concept associated with it. The 7 legal concepts selected are not only easy to understand but also relatable for many. The ultimate aim of this book is to start a conversation and spread awareness about some basics of the legal system.
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By John C. Bogle
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The best-selling index investing "bible" offers new information and is updated to reflect the latest market data The Little Book of Common Sense Investing is the classic guide to getting smart about the market. Legendary mutual fund veteran John C. Bogle reveals his key to getting more out of investing: low-cost index funds. Bogle describes the simplest and most effective investment strategy for building wealth over the long term: buy and hold, at very low cost, a mutual fund that tracks the S&P 500 Stock Index. Such an index portfolio is the only investment that guarantees your fair share of stock market returns. This strategy is favored by Warren Buffett, who has endorsed this best selling 10th Anniversary Edition. The book shows you how to make index investing work for you and help you achieve your financial goals, cut through the hype to see what's really in your best interest, and analyze the metrics that truly matter. You'll gain candid insight from some of the world's best financial minds: not only Warren Buffett, but Benjamin Graham, Paul Samuelson, Burton Malkiel, and others. Updated with current data and laced with two new chapters on asset allocation and retirement investing, the new Little Book of Common Sense Investing gives you a solid strategy for building your financial future. * Build a broadly diversified, low-cost portfolio without the risks of individual stocks, manager selection, and sector rotation * Forget the fads and focus on what works in the real world * Emphasize business reality over market expectations * Understand how index investing is the only game that assures your fair share of stock market returns Too many investors trade franticly, turning a winners game into a losers game, while index investing allows you to sit back and let the market do the work for you. Learn how to harness the magic of compounding returns while avoiding the tyranny of compounding costs. Bogle describes his simple method for developing rational expectations for future market returns, and what he sees coming over the next decade. The Little Book of Common Sense Investing is the guidebook to your financial future.
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By Garrett Hardin
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"We fail to mandate economic sanity," writes Garrett Hardin, "because our brains are addled by... compassion ." With such startling assertions, Hardin has cut a swathe through the field of ecology for decades, winning a reputation as a fearless and original thinker. A prominent biologist, ecological philosopher, and keen student of human population control, Hardin now offers the finest summation of his work to date, with an eloquent argument for accepting the limits of the earth's resources--and the hard choices we must make to live within them.
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By Tim Casserley,David Megginson
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By David Megginson, Professor of Human Resource Development at Sheffield Hallam University, Co-Chair of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council, and Chairman of the IDM Group Ltd, a strategic change consultancy; and Tim Casserley, Regional Leader, Learning and Development, Central and Eastern Europe/CIS, PricewaterhouseCoopers.
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By Ram Charan,Steve Drotter Jim Noel
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"Many of the best and most successful corporations in the world have adopted the Leadership Pipeline model as the core framework for their efforts on the human side of their businesses. Built around the common leadership 'passages' all leaders go through, it helps organizations select, develop, and assess based on specific respon-sibilities and work values at each leadership level." ?from the Foreword Strong leaders at all levels within an organization are a requisite for business success. Yet the leadership pipeline?the internal architecture for growing leaders?is often broken or nonexistent. This updated edition of the best-selling The Leadership Pipeline has been revised to help address the challenges of today's business environment. Anchored in experience, it offers a tested model for planning leadership succession and development that has proven to get results. The authors draw on their work at more than one hundred international companies to report on what has been learned in the ten years since the first edition of The Leadership Pipeline was published. They show how a company can develop leadership in each layer of their organization by defining the different skills required as leaders move from one level to the next. They explain how time should be applied differently, how work values required for success must change, and clearly illustrate what inappropriate leadership looks like at each step. In addition, the authors answer commonly asked questions and add new insights from their in-the-field research. The Leadership Pipeline shows how today's companies can keep their leadership "pipeline" filled and flowing to ensure a steady supply of skilled leaders throughout the organization.
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By Paul Asquith,Lawrence A. Weiss
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A business can withstand bad products, ineffective marketing, and negative earnings yet still  stay in business —as long as there's positive cash flow. Managing cash flow is one of the key responsibilities of the chief financial officer (CFO), who also makes decisions on how to obtain and invest capital. All successful CFOs use a specialized set of financial tools to make value-enhancing business decisions, and  Lessons in Corporate Finance  is your state-of-the-art toolbox. This refreshingly original treatment of corporate finance looks at case studies from the business world, as early as the 1970s up to today, and sheds light on the theory and practical formulas driving the decision-making process in all areas of corporate finance, including capital structure and financing, pro forma forecasts, valuation, dividends, debt maturity, asymmetric information, and more. Written by award-winning professors at M.I.T. and Tufts University, this versatile guide incorporates years of research and instructional expertise to deliver a personable, interactive resource. The masterful discussion-based format goes beyond simple memorization and facilitates applicable learning that enables you to simultaneously develop your knowledge, skills, and instincts. By the end, you will know how to:
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By Daniel Fung
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Dr Daniel Fung is the Chairman of the Medical Boardand Senior Consultant at the Child Guidance Clinic in Singapore.
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By George Gilder
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FROM THE WALL STREET JOURNAL: " Nothing Mr. Gilder says or writes is ever delivered at anything less than the fullest philosophical decibel.. . Mr. Gilder sounds less like a tech guru than a poet, and his words tumble out in a romantic cascade." “Google’s algorithms assume the world’s future is nothing more than the next moment in a random process. George Gilder shows how deep this assumption goes, what motivates people to make it, and why it’s wrong: the future depends on human action.” — Peter Thiel, founder of PayPal and Palantir Technologies and author of Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future The Age of Google, built on big data and machine intelligence, has been an awesome era. But it’s coming to an end. In Life after Google, George Gilder—the peerless visionary of technology and culture—explains why Silicon Valley is suffering a nervous breakdown and what to expect as the post-Google age dawns.
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By Christopher H. Browne,Roger Lowenstein
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Do you care about your money? Then spend a little time with Christopher Browne to understand what investing is all about so you can do a better job of investing. There are many ways to make money in today's market, but the one strategy that has truly proven itself over the years is value investing. Value investing consists of buying the stock of companies that trade for less than their intrinsic value to profit from their long-term performance. Value investing works. Ithas produced superior investment results to any other strategy. Best of all, it is easy to understand. As Warren Buffett has said, no more than 125 IQ points are needed. Any more and they are wasted. Author Christopher Browne has been a part of Tweedy, Browne Company—the oldest value investing firm on Wall Street, which has counted Benjamin Graham among its clients—for more than thirty years, and over the course of his career, he has successfully followed the value approach to investment management, buying bargain stocks around the world. Now, with  The Little Book of Value Investing , he translates this wealth-building strategy in a way that any investor can understand and apply to investing all over the globe. You will learn how to buy stocks like steaks—on sale—no matter where they are sold; how to put your money to work like a banker; and how to buy $1 for 66 cents. Browne's ideas can help prevent you from losing money by spotting false bargains. Most importantly, he clearly illuminates the first rule of investing: don't lose money. The beauty of value investing is its logical simplicity. Within these pages, high-caliber value manager Christopher Browne illustrates how to identify the "sales flyers," the market offers to profit, while avoiding bubbles and manias. This little book is a treasure trove of insight. In addition to teaching you how to uncover value stocks, you'll also learn how to: Give the companies you invest in a physical Send your stocks to the Mayo Clinic for a checkup with a sixteen-point checklist Find a specialist Stay the course and stay away from fleeting fads Written in a straightforward and engaging manner,  The Little Book of Value Investing  will help you to understand and implement one of the most effective investment strategies ever created.
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By Adam Pash,Gina Trapani
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A new edition, packed with even more clever tricks and methods that make everyday life easier Lifehackers redefine personal productivity with creative and clever methods for making life easier and more enjoyable. This new edition of a perennial bestseller boasts new and exciting tips, tricks, and methods that strike a perfect balance between current technology and common sense solutions for getting things done. Exploring the many ways technology has changed since the previous edition, this new edition has been updated to reflect the latest and greatest in technological and personal productivity. The new "hacks" run the gamut of working with the latest Windows and Mac operating systems for both Windows and Apple, getting more done with smartphones and their operating systems, and dealing with the evolution of the web. Even the most tried–and–true hacks have been updated to reflect the contemporary tech world and the tools it provides us. Technology is supposed to make our lives easier by helping us work more efficiently. Lifehacker: The Guide to Working Smarter, Faster, and Better, Third Edition is your guide to making that happen!
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By Larry Williams
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When popular market guru Larry Williams first presented his  Long-Term Secrets to Short-Term Trading  to the world in 1999, it was primarily to an audience of committed traders. In the years that have passed, things have changed radically and now everyone is in on the act, enjoying the thrill of the promise of a better life through successful, profitable short-term trading. Now Williams is back with a fully revised and updated edition of his bestselling book, designed to help a whole new generation of hopeful investors understand the trading markets and get the most out of them. While the stakes in short-term trading are high, the benefits to be reaped are unprecedented, and Williams outlines the blueprint necessary for sound and profitable trading, highlighting the advantages and disadvantages so that you, too, can come out on top. Presenting years of genuinely insightful market wisdom on topics ranging from speculation and volatility breakouts to profit patterns, Williams expertly explains the fundamentals of entering—and succeeding in—the trading world, including how the market moves, the most dominant cycles, when to exit a trade, and how to hold on to winning stocks. Including in-depth analysis of the most effective short-term trading strategies, as well as Williams' own proven technical indicators, the book is your one-stop resource for getting started in the short-term trading market right away.
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By Dorsey Pat
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In The Little Book That Builds Wealth, author Pat Dorsey?the Director of Equity Research for leading independent investment research provider Morningstar, Inc.?reveals why competitive advantages, or economic moats, are such strong indicators of great long–term investments and examines four of their most common sources: intangible assets, cost advantages, customer–switching costs, and network economics. Along the way, he skillfully outlines this proven approach and reveals how you can effectively apply it to your own investment endeavors.
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