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Making conflict work - harnessing the power of disagreement by Coleman, Peter T., 1959-

Making conflict work - harnessing the power of disagreement

"A practical guide to navigating workplace conflicts by better understanding the power dynamics at play in every interaction Conflicts at work are as inevitable as they are frustrating. In Making Conflict Work, Peter Coleman and Robert Ferguson's leadingexperts in the field of conflict resolution address the key role of power in workplace tension. Whether you're butting heads with your boss or addressing a direct report's complaint, your relative position of power affects how you approach confli

Jul 24, 2014
Mass flourishing - how grassroots innovation created jobs, challenge, and change by Phelps, Edmund S.

Mass flourishing - how grassroots innovation created jobs, challenge, and change

"In this book, Nobel Prize-winning economist Edmund Phelps draws on a lifetime of thinking to make a sweeping new argument about what makes nations prosper--and why the sources of that prosperity are under threat today. Why did prosperity explode in some nations between the 1820s and 1960s, creating not just unprecedented material wealth but "flourishing"--meaningful work, self-expression, and personal growth for more people than ever before? Phelps makes the case that the wellspring of this flo

Jul 23, 2014
Mastering Running by Utzschneider, Cathy

Mastering Running

Jul 24, 2014
Mathematics 1001 - Absolutely Everything That Matters in Mathematics in 1001 Bite-sized Explanations by Elwes, Richard

Mathematics 1001 - Absolutely Everything That Matters in Mathematics in 1001 Bite-sized Explanations

Jul 24, 2014
Michael Jackson, Inc - the rise, fall and rebirth of a billion-dollar empire by Greenburg, Zack O'Malley.

Michael Jackson, Inc - the rise, fall and rebirth of a billion-dollar empire

Chronicles the rise and fall of Michael Jackson's billion-dollar business, revealing how his pioneering merchandising practices and savvy investment strategies reshaped the monetization of fame while paving the way for future artists.

Jul 24, 2014
Michelangelo - a life in six masterpieces by Unger, Miles.

Michelangelo - a life in six masterpieces

"The life of perhaps the most famous, most revolutionary artist in history, told through the stories of six of his magnificent masterpieces"--

Jul 24, 2014
Microbiology for Dummies by Consumer Dummies (COR)

Microbiology for Dummies

Jul 24, 2014
Midnight at the Pera Palace - the birth of modern Istanbul by King, Charles, 1967-

Midnight at the Pera Palace - the birth of modern Istanbul

Jul 24, 2014
Mighty midsized companies - how leaders overcome 7 silent growth killers by Sher, Robert, 1961-

Mighty midsized companies - how leaders overcome 7 silent growth killers

"Drawing upon his own experience and interviews with more than 100 companies, author Robert Sher runs through seven "silent growth killers" that plague midsized companies and which, if not addressed, eventually cripple growth. Mighty Midsized Companies offers clear, tangible, actionable advice about dealing with these killers and growing despite them"--

Jul 24, 2014
Mindful Eating for Dummies by Dawn, Laura

Mindful Eating for Dummies

Jul 24, 2014
Mini quilts - fresh, fun patterns to quilt in a snap by Davis, Jodie, 1959-

Mini quilts - fresh, fun patterns to quilt in a snap

"This book presents step-by-step instructions for all sorts of wonderful quilt techniques to sample and experience quilting satisfaction. Each mini quilt is a worthwhile project on its own, a way to use leftover scraps or fabric stash, and can also be used as a component in a larger project"--

Jul 23, 2014
Miracle at Fenway - the inside story of the Boston Red Sox 2004 championship season by Wisnia, Saul.

Miracle at Fenway - the inside story of the Boston Red Sox 2004 championship season

"The players and coaches of the 2004 Boston Red Sox are now and forever, legends. After all, it had been 86 years since Boston last won a World Series, a fact anybody even remotely associated with the team as a player, executive, or fan was reminded of on a daily basis. For the players on the 2004 Red Sox roster, winning in '04 was one of the greatest experiences in their lives. For fans, the '04 team will forever be remembered as the one that broke the curse. Hundreds of articles and several bo

Jul 24, 2014
Mobile design pattern gallery - UI patterns for smartphone apps by Neil, Theresa, author.

Mobile design pattern gallery - UI patterns for smartphone apps

Jul 24, 2014
Mobile HTML5 by Weyl, Estelle.

Mobile HTML5

Jul 24, 2014
Modern quilts & more by Einmo, Kimberly.

Modern quilts & more

Jul 24, 2014
Monster Manual by Wizards Rpg (COR)

Monster Manual

Jul 24, 2014
Monstergami by Mitchell, David

Monstergami

Jul 24, 2014
Moon Carolinas & Georgia by Morekis, Jim

Moon Carolinas & Georgia

Jul 24, 2014
More curious by Wilsey, Sean.

More curious

In More Curious, Sean Wilsey travels across the U.S., from the launchpad at Cape Canaveral, to the isolated artists' enclave of Marfa, Texas, to the boardrooms and ballrooms of post 9/11 New York City. Wherever he is, Wilsey captures his surroundings with the precision of a photographer and the raw grace of a skateboarder (he's an amateur practitioner of both arts). And his eye always finds an unrivaled intensity of detail: here, and only here, will a reader be privy to the Dostoyevskian whiff o

Jul 24, 2014
Murder in the stacks - Penn State, Betsy Aardsma, and the killer who got away by DeKok, David.

Murder in the stacks - Penn State, Betsy Aardsma, and the killer who got away

" On Nov. 28, 1969, Betsy Aardsma, a 22-year-old graduate student in English at Penn State, was stabbed to death in the stacks of Pattee Library at the university's main campus in State College. For more than forty years, her murder went unsolved, though detectives with the Pennsylvania State Police and local citizens worked tirelessly to find her killer. The mystery was eventually solved--after the death of the murderer. This book will reveal the story behind what has been a scary mystery for

Jul 24, 2014