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    Acts of Friendship 47 Ways to Recharge your Life, Make Real Connections and Deepen Your Relationships Lynne Everatt Canada, Deb Mangolt, Julie Smethurst
    9781989025970 Paperback SELF-HELP / Personal Growth On Sale Date:February 03, 2020
    $19.95 CAD 7.02 x 8.42 x 0.71 in | 330 gr | 256 pages Carton Quantity:40 Canadian Rights: Y Page Two Books, Inc.
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      Friends, make the most of your time together.

      A thousand Instagram likes don't equal the wellness boost of one friendly hug. In our fast-paced world of glamourized 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, light us up, and embolden us to be our best selves - that is, our closest women friends.

      Why not make the most of the precious time you have together and plan dates that will heal your body, nourish your spirit, and fuel your desire for personal growth?

      Acts of Friendship presents 47 activities for you and your friends to connect with each other and help one another change your lives in ways you never expected. Sometimes you need a friend to tell you that you're exceptional or to applaud you when you explore a hidden talent; sometimes only a friend can remind you to slow down or nudge you to expand your concept of who you are. From Take Your Cue (where you connect the dots to a better life) to A Friendly Q&A (where you learn everything you've ever wanted to know about your pals and yourself) to Let's Go Retro (where you time travel with your friends) and more, these meaningful, fun activities are meant to energize, inspire, and rejuvenate you so that, together, you grow.

      Quality relationships help us live stronger and longer, and the science backs this up. Authors and friends, Lynne Everatt, Deb Mangolt, and Julie Smethurst, looked to the research on what makes a happy, fulfilling life and designed the 47 Acts of Friendship accordingly. From giving to forgiving, being mindful to being active, finding joy to losing grudges, playing to journaling, gratitude to meditation, loving yourself to loving your friends, learning new things to learning new perspectives and new ways of life, these tested and true activities will generate laughter, inspiration, and expanded horizons. Try them out with your friends and experience the benefits of one of the world's greatest healers: connection.
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      Lynne Everatt is a recovering MBA, LinkedIn Top Voice in management and culture and ardent advocate for wellness through physical fitness. As part of her rehabilitation, she wrote The 5-Minute Recharge: 31 Proven Strategies to Refresh, Reset and Become the Boss of Your Day, aimed at improving workplace mental health, and Emails from the Edge, which was nominated for the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour. Prior to pursuing her dream of becoming a writer, she worked with numbers at a multinational pharmaceutical company where she met co-authors Deb Mangolt and Julie Smethurst, who share her love of physical activity, earthy food, and self-improvement through friendship.

      Deb Mangolt's positive attitude and bubbly personality is ideally suited to helping others get the most out of life. Once a Fortune 500 finance director, she reinvented herself to better express her strengths. An event planner, life coach, dance fitness instructor, and a cherished friend to many, Deb inspires others to become the best versions of who they are. Being an avid golfer, Deb is grateful for having "the best of both worlds," living in Florida in the winter and on Muskoka Bay, Ontario, in the summer, with her husband, Randy.

      Julie Smethurst discovered her life as a successful CPA was out of balance. Fulfilling her desires for time with family, personal growth, and work achievements seemed elusive until she looked to her friends Lynne and Deb. Their inspiration and support coupled with Julie's deep yearning to live a life she loves was the winning formula for her best life. She has adapted her ways of working, created dedicated family time, and pursued her desire to learn to fly. Julie plays tennis and golf and has indulged her love of French by taking courses. She has a passion for healthy food and enjoys taking long walks and bike rides with her husband.

      Together, Lynne, Deb, and Julie are on a mission to encourage women to discover new ways to raise each other up through friendship, just as they have discovered the best in themselves through each other.
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    The Advice Trap Be Humble, Stay Curious & Change the Way You Lead Forever Michael Bungay Stanier Canada
    9781989025758 Paperback BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Mentoring & Coaching On Sale Date:February 29, 2020 Print Run:10000
    $16.95 CAD 8.04 x 5.38 x 0.66 in | 290 gr | 248 pages Carton Quantity:40 Canadian Rights: Y Page Two Books, Inc.
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      Hi there, it's Michael, the author. You might know my previous book, The Coaching Habit. It was an unexpected bestseller: more than 700,000 copies sold so far, 1,000+ 5-star reviews on Amazon (my favourite: "I have plodded through many books that wish they could be this book"), a Wall Street Journal bestseller, and used by people and organizations around the world.

      So I've been sweating on the follow-up. The pressure! The anticipation! But here it is, and I think you're going to like it. If The Coaching Habit says, "here are the seven essential questions to be more coach-like," The Advice Trap is about getting to grips with how to actually change your behaviour so you stay curious a little bit longer.

      It sounds like it should be easy, but it's not. You have to tame your Advice Monster, that part of you that jumps in to offer up ideas, opinions, suggestions and advice. And it's taming your Advice Monster that's at the heart of this book. But there are also some specific coaching strategies, particularly on how to focus on what matters most. There are tools to make your conversations, coaching and otherwise, irresistible. There are even resources beyond the book itself, including a one-year, free leadership program from a 52-person faculty of cool, diverse, and provocative thinkers.

      In 2019, I was named the #1 Thought Leader in Coaching, and was short-listed for the coaching award by Thinkers50, the "Oscars of Management." My work's been featured in journals such as HBR, Fast Company, Forbes, and Inc., and my company, Box of Crayons, has trained more than 100,000 people just like you in the tools and mindset required for this essential leadership behaviour: being more coach-like. You'll get all of that wisdom and experience when you read The Advice Trap. I'm pretty sure you'll find it a great investment of your money and time. (And, by the way, thank you in advance for buying it. I'm thrilled to know the book is going out into the world.)
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      Michael Bungay Stanier is a leading coaching expert, renowned keynote speaker, and bestselling author of The Coaching Habit, which has sold more than 500,000 print copies since its 2016 release, and Do More Great Work (100,000 copies sold). His follow-up to The Coaching Habit,The Advice Trap, will be released in February 2020. Michael is the founder of Box of Crayons, a company that strengthens leadership and culture within organizations by giving busy managers and leaders the tools to coach in a way that works. Under Michael's guiding influence, Box of Crayons designs and delivers programs that reframe how people think about coaching as a strategic skill. He works with clients from all sectors, including Microsoft, Volvo, the United Nations, Sotheby's, and PwC. A Rhodes Scholar and an influential thinker in the coaching space, Michael was selected by Marshall Goldsmith as the #1 Thought Leader in Coaching in the world. He lives in Toronto. www.mbs.works
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        - the follow-up to the bestselling book The Coaching Habit which has sold over 23k copies in Canada
        - Canadian author, Michael Bungay Stanier lives in Toronto
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      #1 BESTSELLER (Business and Personal Finance, Toronto Star) ?Michael Bungay Stanier has done for curiosity what Brené Brown did for vulnerability. The Advice Trap is superbly written, a very quick and enjoyable read, but most importantly it will develop you into a far more influential leader.?
      ?Thomas A. Kolditz, PhD; Brigadier General, US Army (ret); Director, Doerr Institute at Rice University

      ?Michael Bungay Stanier's been named the #1 thought leader in the world on coaching. This book is one of the reasons why he?s a champion for the shift?for people, teams, and organizations?from advice-driven to curiosity-led.?
      ?Marshall Goldsmith, the only two-time Thinkers 50 #1 Leadership Thinker in the world

      ?This book speaks truth: when the best leaders do less themselves, they get more from others. But learning to do less can be painfully hard. Fortunately, Michael Bungay Stanier applies his signature wit and clarity to the challenge, which means making hard change just got a whole lot easier.?
      ?Liz Wiseman, author of Multipliers and Rookie Smarts

      ?To get more from your people, you need to grow their capability and engagement, and step up yourself. A great way to do that is to give less advice and do more coaching.?
      ?Jeremy Darroch, Group CEO, Sky

      ?Michael Bungay Stanier literally wrote the book on how excessive advice is a sneaky monster, undermining leaders and their teams alike. The Advice Trap is a delightful conversation with a trusted partner, and it will help you tame your Advice Monster.?
      ?Whitney Johnson, bestselling author of Disrupt Yourself and Build an A Team

      ?Oh, the sweet temptation to jump right in and provide the answer! In The Advice Trap, Michael Bungay Stanier not only teaches us why jumping in is wrong, but with humour and wisdom shows us a better (and easier!) approach guaranteed to bring out the best in the people we coach and lead.?
      ?Laura Gassner Otting, bestselling author of Limitless

      ?Most leaders want to be good coaches, but coaching doesn?t come naturally. The Advice Trap gets to the core of coaching: be humble and stay curious. It is quick and easy to read, backed by science, and offers practical tools to enable leaders to tame their Advice Monster and learn how to coach.?
      ?Dig Howitt, CEO and President, Cochlear
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    The Art of Creative Rebellion How to champion creativity, change culture and save your soul John S. Couch
    9781989025949 Paperback SELF-HELP / Personal Growth On Sale Date:January 21, 2020 Print Run:10000
    $24.95 CAD 6.16 x 7.99 x 1.01 in | 610 gr | 328 pages Carton Quantity:18 Canadian Rights: Y Page Two Books, Inc.
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      Can a creative mind thrive in a corporate landscape? Can a business leader use creativity to guide teams more effectively?
      From one of today's leading creative minds comes a book for modern rebels on building a rewarding life without losing your edge. Written for uncompromising creative thinkers and aspiring changemakers, The Art of Creative Rebellion encapsulates insights and wisdom collected over a life of creative and professional prosperity. In these frank and insightful reflections, John S. Couch shares with young free thinkers the uncompromising principles needed to thrive in a world that seems to reward conformity. Above all, The Art of Creative Rebellion is a guide to shaping a life, career and reality that nourishes the spirit and feeds the soul - without compromises or apologies.
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      Widely recognized as one of the great creative minds of our modern world, John S. Couch is a prolific artist and designer working as an Entertainment and Technology Specialist focused on cross-platform content strategies. He is currently Vice President, Product Design for on-demand video service Hulu, where he lead its successful 2017 Hulu Experience redesign across mobile, living room and web platforms.

      His first job out of college was curating an art show in London of Beat writer William Burroughs' "Shotgun Paintings" (as implied, shotguns and exploding cans of spray paint were involved). In classic young starving artist mode, he ambulated to Paris, Vienna and Tokyo before finally settling in San Francisco. He launched his design career at Wired Magazine, where he shared an office with Douglas Coupland ("Generation X") and developed a love for technology, design and tech. Fluent in Japanese, he helped launch Wired Japan before moving to LA, where he took on leadership roles at The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), CBS and eBay, finally landing at Hulu.

      Couch lives with his wife and daughter in the Santa Monica Mountains, California, where, in addition to his day job, he writes every morning before sunrise and paints every evening.
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      John S. Couch lays out a compelling and inspiring ?how-to' for kickstarting your life into a world of creative ideas. His approach inspires genuine belief that this elusive trait known as creativity can actually be cultivated by any one of us."
      ?Tim Kring, Screenwriter and Creator of Heroes

      John S. Couch is a refreshingly honest truth teller who shares his experiences with us and brings us along for the ride. Grab this book whenever you need to jump-start your creative engine.
      ?Maria Giudice, Founder, Author, Coach, Consultant, Co-author of Rise of the DEO

      How do rebels build teams that foster everyone's individuality, and encourage dissimilar people to collaborate without demanding conformity? The Art of Creative Rebellion offers practical advice for creating order without too much control or chaos.
      ?Kim Scott, Author of Radical Candor

      Creativity is personal. This account of creativity is personal and that is what makes it such a valuable read. If you aspire to be creative, or remain creative, then dive into this book and learn how personal choice and intense passion translate into excellence and achievement.
      ?Tim Brown, Chair of IDEO and Author of Change by Design

      This is a rigorous call to take creatively honest action! It is about untethering ourselves from daily shrinkage in our creative labors. The Art of Creative Rebellion is a generous testament to the importance of creativity as a life practice and moral commitment. John S. Couch eloquently offers truth, wisdom and wit while conveying how your work can (and really must) override predetermined expectations and output measurements. John puts his extraordinary life, attained perspectives and creative leadership in service to being infinitely useful to others.
      ?Kristy Edmunds, Executive and Artistic Director, Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA

      It's so easy, so predictable to travel from the freedom of a child to the conformity of an adult. If you want to buck that trend, it won't happen accidentally. This is the book to help you plan and deliver on a life that's courageously and creatively lived.
      ?Michael Bungay Stanier, Bestselling Author of The Coaching Habit

      The ideals and creative dreams of your youth haven't been choked out by the constriction of corporate culture - they're waiting to be reclaimed through a small act of conscious rebellion. John S. Couch shows us how to clear the distractions and reconnect to the spark within.
      ?Aarron Walter, VP of Design Education, InVisionApp Inc

      John S. Couch delivers a kindly roadmap for the individual creative soul. His fluid and engaging writing style confidently guides the reader to step up, stand their ground and achieve; all for a life well lived. Bravo!
      ?Bonita Pietila, Producer/Original Casting, The Simpsons

      John has built not just the primer for a creative job, but an exercise routine for a joyful soul.
      ?Jonathan Miranda, Strategist and Hopeful Futurist, Salesforce

      The Art of Creative Rebellion is a masterful koan on the essence of design. Like a true Zen teacher, John S. Couch writes with a poetic brush and sharp sword. This book is a call to arms for designers who seek to make a meaningful impact in an evolving world. I love this book!
      ?Michael Margolis, CEO, Storied, and Author, Story 10x

      John S. Couch wants to give his younger self the wisdom of a career in design among the top-level technocrats who shape our reality. While his time machine is on backorder, he's written it all down in this book, so the rest of us can benefit as well. I'm looking forward to consulting John's book often to get a fresh poke in the ribs and a gentle kick in the ass!"
      ?Stefan G. Bucher, Narrative Brand Designer
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    Everyday Legacy Lessons for Living With Purpose, Right Now Codi Shewan Canada
    9781989025994 Paperback SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational On Sale Date:February 18, 2020 Print Run:5000
    $19.95 CAD 5.55 x 7.98 x 0.46 in | 260 gr | 176 pages Carton Quantity:64 Canadian Rights: Y Page Two Books, Inc.
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      What if your legacy isn't what you leave behind, but something you create, every day of your life?

      What if you started acting the way you want to be remembered - right now - and shared your unique gifts with the world? In Everyday Legacy, Codi Shewan inspires readers to redefine how they live and embrace the idea of living - not leaving - a legacy. His message is simple, yet powerful: In each moment, you have the ability to change yourself and those around you, in profound ways.

      This book is for anyone who wants to rethink their own legacy and start living it now. Everyday Legacy shares vital lessons for living, informed by Shewan's experiences as a funeral director who developed a deep understanding of the reality of death. From tales of unexpected friendship as a young volunteer in palliative care to what he learned through his estranged father's funeral, Everyday Legacy shows us what it means to be deeply human, undeniably mortal - and how to choose a life that matters.
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      "A legacy is something you live, not what you leave behind." So believes Codi Shewan, who spent two decades working in the death-care profession, until in 2014 he leapt from an executive position in corporate funeral services to the entrepreneurial world. As a consultant and speaker, he's on a mission to redefine "legacy" as something that you personify, each day of your life: you can realize the power of your own positive influence while you're still here. He is also the founder of From Strangers To Family, an experience which helps people feel connected, in an often disconnected world.
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      This is a book that will change the way you live your life. Everyday Legacy is something you can read over and over, and get something new from it every single time - there are so many bits of wisdom that I was constantly highlighting the pages and nodding my head in agreement. Reading it made me reconsider the way I think and make choices, so that I am personally living the legacy I want to leave. Codi Shewan has hit a home run, and I can't wait to see all the lives he will change with his book. Everyone needs to hear this message, and live by it.
      - Chris Ruden, Motivational Speaker and Season 1 Competitor on Titan Games with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Limb Different/Amputee

      "I put Everyday Legacy down and thought: "how on earth did a book that told me to think about my death get me so excited to go out and live?" But that's what it did, and that's why you should read it."
      - Drew Dudley, Internationally bestselling author of This is Day One: A Practical Guide to Leadership That Matters
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    Exactly What To Say The Magic Words for Influence and Impact Phil M Jones
    9781989603079 Hardcover BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Sales & Selling On Sale Date:September 15, 2020
    $24.95 CAD 5 x 7 x 0 in | 10 gr | 208 pages Carton Quantity:40 Canadian Rights: Y Page Two Books, Inc.
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      Often the decision between a customer choosing you over someone like you is your ability to know exactly what to say, when to say it, and how to make it count. Phil M. Jones has trained more than two million people across five continents and over fifty countries in the lost art of spoken communication. In Exactly What to Say, he delivers the tactics you need to get more of what you want. This collectible hardcover edition contains several new examples of the magical phrases that will help you increase your impact.
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      Best-selling author and multiple award-winner Phil M. Jones is highly regarded as one of the world's leading sales trainers. He has trained more than two million people across five continents and fifty-six countries and coached some of the biggest global brands in the lost art of spoken communication. In 2013 he won the British Excellence in Sales and Marketing Award for Sales Trainer of the Year, the youngest-ever recipient of that honor. He has also written a series of best-selling books and developed a number of online training courses that have enrolled tens of thousands of members around the world. Phil divides his time between London and New York.
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      "Abracadabra - you are a millionaire! That is what will happen if you follow the advice from Phil Jones in this book."
      - Jeffrey Hayzlett, primetime TV and podcast host, chairman of C-Suite Network

      "Indeed, the right words spoken the right way, while perhaps not actually magic, can sure have the results of such."
      - Bob Burg, co-author of The Go-Giver

      "I think Phil says it best himself at the end of this fabulous read: "Everything you have learned in this book is simple, easy to do and works." It's tried and tested, proven and guaranteed to help you get your own way more often."
      - Philip Hesketh, professional speaker and author on the psychology of persuasion and influence

      "If you want to get prospects, clients, colleagues, bosses or anybody to say "yes" to what you want, I have three magic words of advice for you: "Get this book!"
      - Sylvie di Giusto, keynote speaker and corporate image consultant

      "This book is packed with ideas and easy-to-implement suggestions that will assist any individual in obtaining the outcomes they require from the conversations they have."
      - Grant Leboff, CEO, StickyMarketing.com

      "Exactly What to Say is packed full of real-world solutions that will lead you to achieving the outcomes you desire in life and business."
      - Richard Dixon, director, Holidaysplease

      "If you want to sell more and influence better, then this book is as close as you'll get to a magic wand or silver bullet to success!"
      - Rob Brown, founder Networking Coaching Academy and bestselling author of Build Your Reputation

      "Phil Jones helps uncover the truth in complex selling situations. These powerful phrases demonstrate how to influence others with integrity while never seeming pushy. You'll use these gems each and every day."
      - Ian Altman, co-author of Same Side Selling, Forbes.com columnist

      "Exactly What to Say could replace just about every other book on human behavior - it's that useful."
      - John Jantsch, author of Duct Tape Marketing

      "In this short but powerpacked book, [Jones] shares how to use certain key phrases to help you with the winning edge."
      - Bryan Eisenberg, NYT bestselling author of Waiting for Your Cat to Bark? and Be Like Amazon

      "Exactly What to Say is a must-read for anyone looking to be more persuasive in their business and personal lives."
      - Seth Price, bestselling author of The Road to Recognition
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    Fearless Girls with Dreams, Women with Vision Janice McDonald Canada
    9781989603031 Hardcover BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Women in Business On Sale Date:March 03, 2020 Print Run:10000
    $40.00 CAD 8.7 x 10.23 x 1.02 in | 1290 gr | 312 pages Carton Quantity:12 Canadian Rights: Y Page Two Books, Inc.
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      In this collection of inspiring true stories, Janice McDonald - entrepreneur, speaker, and host of the Fearless Women podcast - brings together more than 100 extraordinary, unafraid women and asks them to look back at the moments in their youth that set them on the path to leadership. From high-profile entrepreneurs to philanthropists, athletes, artists, and statespeople, the lives featured in this book represent the many journeys women can take to find their passion, create change, and make a monumental impact on the world around them. Some were born to leap into the spotlight, others discovered a quiet strength along the way; women who dared, who challenged convention, who found connection, or who braved it alone - each has a powerful lesson to tell about a girl who once dreamed of what she might accomplish.

      Featuring touching personal photographs and deep insight into the diverse lives of fascinating, notable women from around the world, Fearless: Girls with Dreams, Women with Vision is a powerful and necessary celebration of heart and guts. Honest, relatable, enlightening, and uplifting, the images and stories in Fearless are proof of our innate ability as women to take risks, face down our fears, and blaze our own trail.
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      Janice McDonald knows that small hinges swing big doors. As a global champion for women, she's been pushing for equity since 1992, when she completed her first graduate degree and wrote her thesis on women on boards in Canada. She is an award-winning entrepreneur, a four-time WXN Top 100 winner and 2016 WXN Hall of Fame inductee, a sought-after speaker, and the co-author of three ground-breaking studies on women entrepreneurs in Canada, released in 2016, 2018, and 2020. McDonald has a BA in communications, MA in Canadian studies, certification in conflict resolution from CICR, her ICD.D designation, and an MFA. Women in Trade Los Angeles awarded her Global Trade Ambassador for Canada in 2017, and in 2018 she received an Inspiring Fifty women in tech award. Her Fearless Women Podcast, which she launched on Women's Day 2019, shares many more incredible stories like the ones you will read in this book.
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        - Canadian author, Janice McDonald lives in Ottawa
        - perfectly timed for International Women's Day on March 8th
        - pending review in the Globe and Mail

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    The Reinventionist Mindset Learning to love change, and the human how of doing it brilliantly Joe Jackman Canada
    9781989025925 Hardcover BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Leadership On Sale Date:January 28, 2020 Print Run:10000
    $32.95 CAD 7.72 x 9.48 x 0.81 in | 630 gr | 256 pages Carton Quantity:18 Canadian Rights: Y Page Two Books, Inc.
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      How do you thrive in the era of disruption? Reinvent.

      Change is everywhere and coming for us fast. This isn't breaking news. Yet despite knowing this - seeing the impact on our businesses and livelihoods - our human instinct is to resist. Instead of choosing change, we choose the status quo and ride it off a cliff.

      It needn't be this way. What if we could see change as good? In The Reinventionist Mindset, business transformation expert Joe Jackman repositions change as a force to be embraced. Raised in a time of civil disruption - himself transformed from designer to executive and ultimately Reinventionist - Jackman has catalyzed some of the most remarkable transformations of the 21st century. In this book, he gives readers the rare opportunity to go behind the scenes and learn the human how of kickstarting growth and relevance: Dave & Busters, from down and nearly out to spectacular IPO; the surprising reinvention of a New York institution, what Bloomberg Business Week called "Duane Reade's Miracle Makeover"; Flow Water, a bold new take on a tired category; and the exciting reemergence of Staples. Jackman reveals the secret sauce of successful reinvention alongside analysis of transformations that failed.

      The Reinventionist Mindset is a unique, human-centric approach to transformation, a how to for those on a journey to their most powerful and keenly aware the time to move is now.
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      An advisor to consumer brands, B2B companies and private equity partners for 30+ years, Joe Jackman has proven invaluable to leaders intent on sharpening strategy and orchestrating brand-driven reinventions of their businesses. Throughout his career as strategist, creative director, and reinventionist, he has helped companies create the most powerful and relevant versions of their brands in record time, and is widely considered to be the leading expert on rapid reinvention.

      Jackman Reinvents works closely with leadership teams and private equity to build Category of One businesses, systematically transforming brands, their value propositions and customer experiences. Jackman helps catalyze value creation: financial value, cultural value, and human value.
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    See You On the Internet Building Your Small Business with Digital Marketing Avery Swartz Canada
    9781989603086 Paperback BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Marketing On Sale Date:March 10, 2020
    $21.95 CAD 6.07 x 8.55 x 0.54 in | 280 gr | 216 pages Carton Quantity:52 Canadian Rights: Y Page Two Books, Inc.
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      The proven, frustration-free way to make your small business stand out online, from one of North America's leaders on digital marketing for small businesses.

      Today, you can launch a website, create social media accounts, and sell on the world?s most powerful sales platforms in a matter of hours. But marketing your small business effectively takes some careful thought. In See You on the Internet, Avery Swartz, one of North America's top tech leaders, delivers a fail-safe framework to plan and execute a brilliant digital marketing strategy with confidence. And you don't need a technical background to follow it. In five simple steps, you will learn to build your brand, increase your customers, and generate more revenue.

      Drawing on her 14 years of work with hundreds of clients, Avery guides you through website development, ecommerce, search engine optimization, social media, email marketing, and online advertising? and shows you how to track your results. Clear, friendly, and highly usable, See You on the Internet is the essential small business handbook for thriving in the digital world.
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      Avery Swartz is the founder and CEO of Camp Tech, where she and her team offer digital marketing training for small businesses, non-profits, and those curious to learn more about technology. She was ranked number 5 on Search Engine Journal's Top 50 Women in Marketing list. Avery is the resident tech expert on CTV Your Morning, highlighting the latest tech gadgets, apps, and tech news for a national audience. She writes for Chatelaine, Today's Parent and The Globe and Mail on tech topics for modern women, families, and small businesses. Avery has been a Professor at both Ryerson University and Humber College. She lives in Toronto.
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      ?One of the most comprehensive marketing guides to making your business known online that I have read. Highly recommended.?
      ? Bruce Croxon, tech investor at Round13 Capital & former Dragon on CBC Dragon's Den

      ?I?ve read a lot of business books, but this one takes the cake. See You on the Internet is 200 pages of pure gold filled with actionable steps I can implement in my business - today. It?s an absolute must-read.?
      ? Rachel Kelly, founder, Make Lemonade

      ?Understanding how digital marketing and media works is now more critical than ever before. In this book, Avery Swartz cuts through the acronyms and technical jargon, takes you by the hand and guides you through the key concepts in an easy to understand and accessible manner.?
      ? Allan Dib, global bestselling author of The 1-Page Marketing Plan

      ?I loved that reading the book felt like sitting down with Avery in person and getting hand-held through the process. This book and its resources are exactly what entrepreneurs need to know about digital marketing, all in one accessible and practical place.?
      ? Paulina Cameron, CEO, Forum for Women Entrepreneurs

      ?A fun and accessible approach to digital marketing. Whether you?re a complete beginner or years into running your own business, See you on the Internet uncovers the foundations of digital marketing that will grow with you and your business even as the technology evolves.?
      ? Melissa Sariffodeen, co-founder and CEO, Canada Learning Code

      ?Your one-stop digital marketing shop! Easy to digest and practical AF. I wish a guide like this existed when I started my business.?
      ? Sarah Vermunt, Careergasm founder & bestselling author of Careergasm and Career Rookie

      ?This is the book I wish every one of my clients (business owners) would read. It?s full of easy-to-digest, practical information that situates the reader not just in what to do with their digital marketing, but also in how to think strategically about what they are doing. The conversational tone, real-world advice, and simple exercises make See You on the Internet an invaluable tool for every entrepreneur.?=br= ? Danielle Botterell, principal of Spark Consulting=br==br ?I have run global marketing for some of the biggest and brightest start-ups. The complex landscape of digital marketing can make it hard to know where to start. See You on the Internet is a practical guide that walks you through a custom plan that?s right for your business.?
      ? Melissa Nightingale, all-around badass
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    Explicit Ambition Why Women Don't Want Power, and What We Want Instead Eleanor Beaton Canada
    9781989025666 Hardcover BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Women in Business On Sale Date:September 21, 2021 Print Run:5000
    $29.95 CAD 5.5 x 8.5 x 0 in | 10 gr | 240 pages Carton Quantity:40 Canadian Rights: Y Page Two Books, Inc.
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      The #MeToo movement has brought unprecedented global awareness to persistent gender inequality in the business world. Meanwhile, corporate North America invests tens of millions of dollars each year in initiatives designed to support high-potential women, with precious little to show for it. The number of female CEOs leading the world's largest companies has remained unchanged in the last twenty years. So what's the missing link? In this provocative, entertaining, and irreverent guide, women's leadership expert Eleanor Beaton tackles the critical yet grossly under-explored link between women's professional advancement and their relationship with power. Leaning in only gets you so far; it's time to unpack why you don't want the power you so desperately crave.
      Bio
      Eleanor Beaton is an award-winning journalist, speaker, executive coach and podcast host, working with women in leadership positions to help them achieve unprecedented results with clarity, confidence, focus and grace. Eleanor has served as Chair of the Visiting Women's Executive Exchange Program at the Yale School of Management. In 2017, she won the prestigious Profiles in Diversity "Women Worth Watching" Award for her work promoting diversity and inclusion. Through her world-renowned leadership training, elite-level mentorship, international keynotes, and live events, Eleanor helps ambitious professional women and business owners develop the confidence, presence, political savvy and influence they need to smash the glass ceiling and take their seats at the tables where the big deals and big decisions are made. www.eleanorbeaton.com
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    Working Out Loud A 12-Week Method to Build New Connections, a Better Career, and a More Fulfilling Life John Stepper
    9781989603055 Paperback BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Personal Success On Sale Date:May 12, 2020
    $19.95 CAD 5.98 x 8.05 x 1.05 in | 480 gr | 416 pages Carton Quantity:28 Canadian Rights: Y Page Two Books, Inc.
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      An all-new edition of the groundbreaking book that sparked the Working Out Loud movement, now in hundreds of companies and 60+ countries worldwide.

      Working Out Loud is a wildly popular, proven approach for personal and professional transformation that guides you to set goals and build relationships to help you achieve them. Thousands of groups have embraced the Working Out Loud method (now in more than 10 languages) and experienced how it opens them up to new people and new possibilities.

      The Working Out Loud approach emphasizes generosity and connection. You learn how to reach and engage people, how to experiment and deal with setbacks, and how to make yourself and your work more visible. Working Out Loud the book walks you through a twelve-week mastery program to put the approach into practice yourself and turn that practice into a sustainable habit. It's a life-changing practice that has brought the joy of accomplishment and connection to those who have adopted it.
      Bio
      John Stepper helps organizations create more open, collaborative cultures ? and helps individuals access a better career and life ? by spreading the practice of Working Out Loud, a peer support method that rehumanizes work. Individuals learn to build relationships that make them more effective and give them access to more possibilities. Companies get intrinsically motivated behavior change ? new skills, habits, and mindset ? at scale. The WOL movement has spread to over 60 countries and to a wide range of organizations. John has delivered a TEDx talk about the movement and writes about making work better at workingoutloud.com. He lives in New York City.
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    • Awards & Reviews

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      A short, powerful, important book. It will help you see the invisible connections that allow each of us to model generosity as we weave together what's possible.
      - Seth Godin, best-selling author of This Is Marketing

      Working Out Loud makes work more humane.
      - Michael Brecht, Daimler AG, Chairman of the General Works Council

      I am impressed by the speed at which Working Out Loud has spread within Bosch and how positive the feedback is. Working Out Loud stands for a mindset we urgently need in a connected world.
      - Christoph Ku¨bel, CHRO & Bosch Board Member

      The simplicity and humanity of Working Out Loud is life-changing.
      - Vivien Dale, helping humans unlock their individual superpowers

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