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Working in a Multicultural World: A Guide to Developing Intercultural Competence
Working in a Multicultural World: A Guide to Developing Intercultural Competence
By Luciara Nardon

In Working in a Multicultural World, Nardon offers a comprehensive framework for understanding intercultural interactions and developing skills for successful intercultural situations.

Available Dec 2017
Leadership is Half the Story: A Fresh Look at Followership, Leadership, and Collaboration
Leadership is Half the Story: A Fresh Look at Followership, Leadership, and Collaboration
By Marc Hurwitz and Samantha Hurwitz

Can you imagine a choreographer only training one dancer to lead while his or her partner sits in the lobby staring at the wall? Yet we do this all the time in organizations. Half the partnership is missing.

Published Jul 2017
Something's Got to Give: Balancing Work, Childcare and Eldercare
Something's Got to Give: Balancing Work, Childcare and Eldercare
By Linda Duxbury and Christopher Higgins

Something’s Got to Give is a comprehensive overview of the challenges faced by employees and employers as they try to respond the increasing demands of eldercare, childcare, and work.

Published Apr 2017
Leadership in the Eye of the Storm: Putting Your People First in a Crisis
Leadership in the Eye of the Storm: Putting Your People First in a Crisis
By Bill Tibbo

Leadership in the Eye of the Storm is a practical and inspirational guide that helps professionals create opportunity out of chaos. The book's insights are gleaned from the real life experiences of four North American profiled leaders who successfully navigated the epicenter of their own storms.

Published Sep 2016
Redesigning Work: A Blueprint for Canada's Future Well-being and Prosperity
Redesigning Work: A Blueprint for Canada's Future Well-being and Prosperity
By Graham Lowe and Frank Graves

Graham Lowe and Frank Graves are two of Canada’s leading experts on work and public opinion. In Redesigning Work the authors provide a blueprint for the future of work in Canada by identifying practical ways to make work more motivating, rewarding and productive.

Published Aug 2016
The Thoughtful Leader: A Model of Integrative Leadership
The Thoughtful Leader: A Model of Integrative Leadership
By Jim Fisher

In The Thoughtful Leader, Jim Fisher provides an invigorating, inclusive and positive framework for teaching current and aspiring leaders in all walks of life.

Published Jul 2016
Stragility: Excelling at Strategic Changes
Stragility: Excelling at Strategic Changes
By Ellen R. Auster and Lisa Hillenbrand

Building on a field-tested framework the authors have applied in Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, and social sector organizations, Stragility provides the tools for creating a thriving, high-energy organization that will excel at strategic change – again and again.

Published Mar 2016
Bad Time Stories: Government-Union Conflicts and the Rhetoric of Legitimation Strategies
Bad Time Stories: Government-Union Conflicts and the Rhetoric of Legitimation Strategies
By Yonatan Reshef and Charles Keim

Bad Time Stories offers a unique perspective on an issue that is sure to be of interest to scholars of business, public policy, and industrial relations, as well to those involved with public sector labor relations.

Published May 2014
The Contemplative Practitioner: Meditation in Education and the Workplace, Second Edition
The Contemplative Practitioner: Meditation in Education and the Workplace, Second Edition
By John P. Miller

For this new edition, Miller has updated the text to reflect the growth of the mindfulness movement, new research into the brain, and his years of experience teaching and practising contemplation in teacher education.

Published Nov 2013