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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
The Sustainability Edge: How to Drive Top-Line Growth with Triple-Bottom-Line Thinking
The Sustainability Edge: How to Drive Top-Line Growth with Triple-Bottom-Line Thinking
By Suhas Apte and Jagdish N. Sheth
Forewords by Philip Kotler and Bob Willard
The Sustainability Edge enables companies to critically engage their stakeholders and influence them to accept sustainability as part of their core mission.
Published Dec 2016
Borders in Service: Enactments of Nationhood in Transnational Call Centres
Borders in Service: Enactments of Nationhood in Transnational Call Centres
By Kiran Mirchandani and Winifred Poster

In this collection, Kiran Mirchandani and Winifred Poster have gathered a wide range of contributors to explore the dynamics within global call centres.

Published Sep 2016
Achieving Longevity: How Great Firms Prosper Through Entrepreneurial Thinking
Achieving Longevity: How Great Firms Prosper Through Entrepreneurial Thinking
By Jim Dewald
Foreword by W. Brett Wilson

Achieving Longevity provides a framework for introducing the tools and culture necessary to foster entrepreneurial thinking within an organization, as well as advice on how to overcome common obstacles to corporate entrepreneurship.

Published Jun 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
Arab Dawn: Arab Youth and the Demographic Dividend They Will Bring
Arab Dawn: Arab Youth and the Demographic Dividend They Will Bring
By Bessma Momani

With insightful political analysis based on the latest statistics and first-hand accounts, Arab Dawn is an invigorating study of the Arab world and the transformative power of youth.

Published Sep 2015
Colonial Extractions: Race and Canadian Mining in Contemporary Africa
Colonial Extractions: Race and Canadian Mining in Contemporary Africa
By Paula Butler

Challenging Canada’s image as a humane, enlightened global actor, Colonial Extractions examines the troubling racial logic that underpins Canadian mining operations in several African countries.

Published May 2015
Engaging China: Myth, Aspiration, and Strategy in Canadian Policy from Trudeau to Harper
Engaging China: Myth, Aspiration, and Strategy in Canadian Policy from Trudeau to Harper
By Paul Evans

Engaging China is a concise account of the evolution and state of the Canadian approach to China, its achievements, disappointments, and current dilemmas.

Published Apr 2014
Smart Globalization: The Canadian Business and Economic History Experience
Smart Globalization: The Canadian Business and Economic History Experience
Edited by Andrew Smith and Dimitry Anastakis

Inspired by the work of economists Ha-Joon Chang and Dani Rodrik, editors Andrew Smith and Dimitry Anastakis bring together essays from both historians and economists in this collection to test claims that wealth comes from either protectionism or free trade.

Published Feb 2014