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The future of the professions - how technology will transform the work of human experts by Susskind, Richard E., author. The future of the professions - how technology will transform the work of human experts

"This book sets out two futures for the professions. Both rest on technology. One is reassuringly familiar. It is a more efficient version of what we have today. The second is transformational--a gradual replacement of professionals by increasingly capable systems. Based on the authors' in-depth research of more than ten professions, and illustrated by numerous examples from each, this ... is the first book to assess and question the relevance of the professions in the 21st century."--Cover.

Jun 21, 2017
Fulfilled - how the science of spirituality can help you live a happier, more meaningful life by Yusim, Anna, author. Fulfilled - how the science of spirituality can help you live a happier, more meaningful life

Are you living the life you thought you always wanted but feel that something is still missing? Do you think you should be happier than you are, considering all that you have? Have you achieved your professional or personal goals but still feel racked with insecurities, anxiety, or depression . . . and can't figure out why? Psychiatrist Anna Yusim knows just how you feel. Not only has she struggled with these feelings herself, but she has also worked with patients upon patients who have expresse

Jun 21, 2017
But seriously by McEnroe, John, 1959- But seriously

The controversial tennis star and analyst presents a follow-up to "You Cannot Be Serious" that shares additional insights into his life and career while chronicling the past decade of Tour of Champions competitions and special events.

Jun 21, 2017
Bearing the unbearable - love, loss, and the heartbreaking path of grief by Cacciatore, Joanne, author. Bearing the unbearable - love, loss, and the heartbreaking path of grief

If you love, you will grieve—and nothing is more mysteriously central to becoming fully human. When a loved one dies, the pain of loss can feel unbearable—especially in the case of a traumatizing death that leaves us shouting, “NO!” with every fiber of our body. The process of grieving can feel wild and nonlinear—and often lasts for much longer than other people, the nonbereaved, tell us it should. Organized into fifty-two short chapters, Bearing the Unbearable is a companion for life’s most di

Jun 21, 2017
Barking up the wrong tree - the surprising science behind why everything you know about success is (mostly) wrong by Barker, Eric, author. Barking up the wrong tree - the surprising science behind why everything you know about success is (mostly) wrong

Much of the advice we’ve been told about achievement is logical, earnest…and downright wrong. In Barking Up the Wrong Tree, Eric Barker reveals the extraordinary science behind what actually determines success and most importantly, how anyone can achieve it. You’ll learn: Why valedictorians rarely become millionaires, and how your biggest weakness might actually be your greatest strength, whether nice guys finish last and why the best lessons about cooperation come from gang members, pirates, an

Jun 21, 2017
Asteroid hunters by Nugent, Carrie, author. Asteroid hunters

One of the top scientists in the field of asteroid hunting explains how, for the first time, humanity could have the knowledge to prevent a devastating asteroid impact. --

Jun 21, 2017
Zero Trust Networks - Building Secure Systems in Untrusted Networks by Gilman, Evan/ Barth, Doug Zero Trust Networks - Building Secure Systems in Untrusted Networks

Jun 22, 2017
Zero belly breakfasts by Zinczenko, David, author. Zero belly breakfasts

Jun 22, 2017
Zen master raven - the teachings of a wise old bird by Aitken, Robert, 1917-2010, author. Zen master raven - the teachings of a wise old bird

"A uniquely playful and incisive illustrated collection of Zen teaching stories from one of America's best-known and most-respected Zen masters. A Modern Classic. In the tradition of the great koan collections and the extensive records of ancient masters,Robert Aitken--one of America's best-known and most-respected Zen masters--distills a lifetime of teaching down to its essence. Intriguing, playful, and deceptively easy to read, Zen Master Raven is a brilliant encapsulation of Zen in over a hun

Jun 22, 2017
You can draw it in just 30 minutes - see it and sketch it in a half-hour or less by Kistler, Mark, author. You can draw it in just 30 minutes - see it and sketch it in a half-hour or less

Jun 22, 2017
The working-class Republican - Ronald Reagan and the return of blue-collar conservatism by Olsen, Henry (Political consultant), author. The working-class Republican - Ronald Reagan and the return of blue-collar conservatism

Jun 22, 2017
A woman's place is at the top - a biography of Annie Smith Peck, queen of the climbers by Kimberley, Hannah, author. A woman's place is at the top - a biography of Annie Smith Peck, queen of the climbers

Jun 22, 2017
Wine. All the time. - the casual guide to confident drinking by Ross, Marissa A., author. Wine. All the time. - the casual guide to confident drinking

Jun 22, 2017
Windows 10 in Easy Steps - Covers the Creators Update by McGrath, Mike Windows 10 in Easy Steps - Covers the Creators Update

Jun 22, 2017
Windows 10 - The Missing Manual; the Book That Should Have Been in the Box by Pogue, David Windows 10 - The Missing Manual; the Book That Should Have Been in the Box

Jun 22, 2017
Who Are You, Really? - The Surprising Puzzle of Personality by Little, Brian Who Are You, Really? - The Surprising Puzzle of Personality

Jun 22, 2017
What is the Bible? - how an ancient library of poems, letters, and stories can transform the way you think and feel about everything by Bell, Rob, 1970- author. What is the Bible? - how an ancient library of poems, letters, and stories can transform the way you think and feel about everything

Jun 22, 2017
Whale quest - working together to save endangered species by Young, Karen Romano, author. Whale quest - working together to save endangered species

Jun 22, 2017
Warner Bros. - The Making of an American Movie Studio by Thomson, David Warner Bros. - The Making of an American Movie Studio

Jun 22, 2017
The vanishing American adult - our coming-of-age crisis--and how to rebuild a culture of self-reliance by Sasse, Benjamin E., author. The vanishing American adult - our coming-of-age crisis--and how to rebuild a culture of self-reliance

"In an era of safe spaces, trigger warnings, and an unprecedented election, the country's youth are in crisis. Senator Ben Sasse warns the nation about the existential threat to America's future... Raised by well-meaning but overprotective parents and coddled by well-meaning but misbegotten government programs, America's youth are ill-equipped to survive in our highly-competitive global economy... In The Vanishing American Adult, Sasse diagnoses the causes of a generation that can't grow up and

Jun 22, 2017

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