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  • Risky Business

    An Insider's Account of the Disaster at Lloyd's of London

    In this fascinating insider’s account, an American woman who became an investor alleges that irresponsibility, incompetence, greed, and fraud at Lloyd’s, the world’s most glamorous insurance enterprise, have caused the company to lose $12 billion in the last ten years.Lloyd’s of London is not simply an insurance company; it is a society comprising thirty thousand Names (roughly 10 percent of whom ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • Double Indemnity

    by James M. Cain ...
    A true crime masterpiece, and highly acclaimed 1940s movie'DOUBLE INDEMNITY is among the finest of all American novels, regardless of genre or style' LA TIMES'Cain is the master' Tom WolfeDOUBLE INDEMNITY is the classic tale of an evil woman motivated by greed who corrupts a weak man motivated by lust.Walter Huff is an insurance investigator like any other until the day he meets the beautiful and ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • If You Come To A Bridge, You've Gone Too Far!

    by Jan Sumner ...
    This is a compilation of humorous, interesting and hard to believe tales from over thirty years of conducting insurance inspections on unsuspecting and unbelievable businesses. Whoever said, "You can't make this stuff up", had this adventure in mind. ... Read more

    $2.76 AUD

  • Hell-Bent

    Obsession, Pain and the Search for Something Like Transcendence in Bikram Yoga

    by Benjamin Lorr ...
    Benjamin Lorr walks into his first yoga studio on a whim, overweight and curious. A run-in with a competitive yoga champion means his simple desire to tone up soon transforms into obsessive training for a national championship. But this is Bikram Yoga, distinguished from more 'conventional' forms by extreme heat, an overt, almost masochistic focus on pain, and the rabid materialism of its founder, ... Read more

    $13.63 AUD

  • The Health Gap

    The Challenge of an Unequal World

    'Splendid and necessary' - Henry Marsh, author of Do No Harm, New StatesmanThere are dramatic differences in health between countries and within countries. But this is not a simple matter of rich and poor. A poor man in Glasgow is rich compared to the average Indian, but the Glaswegian's life expectancy is 8 years shorter. The Indian is dying of infectious disease linked to his poverty; the ... Read more

    $15.72 AUD

  • The Secrets of Successful Financial Planning

    Inside Tips from an Expert

    by Dan Gallagher ...
    Take charge of your finances with little-known advice from a financial expert.There are six interrelated segments to a complete financial plan: Cash & Budget Planning, Insurance & Risk Management, Tax Management, Retirement Planning, Investment Planning, and Estate Planning. What aspects of the financial plan require sophisticated planning by a professional, and what can savvy, well-educated ... Read more

    $20.99 AUD

  • Taken for a Ride

    Cars, Crisis, And A Company Once Called

    Here is the book that exposed the Daimler-Chrysler "merger of equals" as a bold German takeover of an industrial icon. Taken for a Ride reveals the shock waves felt around the world when Daimler-Benz bought Chrysler for $36 billion in 1998. In a gripping narrative, Bill Vlasic and Bradley A. Stertz go behind the scenes of the defining corporate drama of the decade -- and in a new epilogue chart ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Lessons from a Warzone

    How to be a Resilient Leader in Times of Crisis

    One day, everything is going well; the next, disaster strikes. What do you do when every pillar is collapsing, every rule is being broken and chaos seems to be all around you?'Pessimism be damned. This man steered his bank through four years of a hellish civil war - and the lessons he learnt will benefit us all.' Sathnam Sanghera, author of EmpireLand________________An inspiring story of resilient ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Finance Your Dreams - Box Set

    Heidi Farrelly is a bestselling author and the 'savvy finance mum' for television show A Current Affair.Her books, Brilliant Budgets and Despicable Debt, and Mortgage Free have been downloaded thousands of times across the globe, and listed in the top 5 inspirational reads by hermag.com.This value packed box set contains usable knowledge presented in a humorous, easy to read format. Download your ... Read more

    $7.55 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Rules of the Lending Game

    How to master the game of lending to invest in property

    by Stuart Wemyss ...
    A property investment is often the largest single purchase a person will make in their lifetime. Property buyers usually concentrate their research on realestate.com.au or domain.com.au, looking at glossy photos of beautifully staged homes – but really, they’d be better off working out how much they’ll need to borrow, how they should structure their loan and who would be the best lender.Personal ... Read more

    $13.63 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Hidden Pleasures of Life

    A New Way of Remembering the Past and Imagining the Future

    The story of a search for a new art of living. How can one escape from work colleagues who are bores and from organisations that thrive on stress? What new priorities can people give to their private lives? When the romantic ideal is disappointing, how else can affections be cultivated? If only a few can become rich, what substitute is there for dropping out? If religions and nations disagree, ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Think and Grow Rich

    by Napoleon Hill ...
    Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill is one of the bestselling motivational books of all-time. Inspired by a suggestion from industrialist Andrew Carnegie, Hill explains the philosophy that helped the wealthiest and most accomplished members of society succeed. ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Project Risk Management: The Most Important Methods and Tools for Successful Projects

    by Roland Wanner ...
    Projects fail because of risks that are discovered too late, are ignored or simply are not sought. This statement seems trivial at first glance, but it is not so obvious for many stakeholders. With effective risk management, you keep your project under control and eliminate 90% of all project problems before they occur.This book describes the most important methods and tools how to successfully ... Read more

    $13.58 AUD

  • The Naked Surgeon

    the power and peril of transparency in medicine

    We are not meant to touch hearts. We all have one, but most of us will never see one. The heart surgeon now has that privilege but, for centuries, the heart was out of reach even for surgeons. So when a surgeon nowadays opens up a ribcage and mends a heart, it remains something of a miracle, even if, to some, it is merely plumbing.As with plumbers, the quality of surgeons’ work varies. As with ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD

  • Security Risk Management Body of Knowledge

    series Wiley Series in Systems Engineering and Management #69
    A framework for formalizing risk management thinking in today¿s complex business environmentSecurity Risk Management Body of Knowledge details the security risk management process in a format that can easily be applied by executive managers and security risk management practitioners. Integrating knowledge, competencies, methodologies, and applications, it demonstrates how to document and ... Read more

    $151.99 AUD

  • Making dreams come true manual

    by Arthur Moron ...
    What helps make our dreams come true? Explanation how make dreams come true and saves your time: find desired life partner, win the lottery, send your mother-in-law away to vacation. ... Read more

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  • Foolproof

    A FINANCIAL TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR

    by Greg Ip ...
    Why anti-lock brakes make us drive fasterWhy saving money can lead to financial crisesHow football helmets make the game more dangerousWhy letting forest fires burn can be safer than putting them outWe have learned a staggering amount about human nature and disaster-yet we are continually unprepared for car crashes, floods, and financial crises. Partly this is because the very success we've ... ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Business Continuity For Dummies

    The easy way to ensure your business is prepared for anythingIf disaster struck, could your business continue to operate? It might be a fire, flood, storm, technical failure, or a quality control failure - whichever way, how can you minimize the risk of disruption to your business?Business Continuity For Dummies clearly sets out how to identify the risks to your organization, how to create your ... Read more

    $34.95 AUD $22.99 AUD

  • The Wisdom of Finance

    How the Humanities Can Illuminate and Improve Finance

    by Mihir Desai ...
    Longlisted for the FT & McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award 2017Finance is shrouded in mystery for outsiders, while many insiders are uneasy with the disrepute of their profession. How can finance become more accessible and also recover its nobility?Harvard Business School professor Mihir Desai takes up the cause of restoring humanity to finance. With deft wit, he draws upon a rich knowledge ... Read more

    $11.98 AUD

  • Risk

    A User’s Guide

    'Brilliant and highly entertaining, this book is essential reading for every leader, regardless of age or experience.' - Admiral William McRaven, author of Make Your Bed--------What if you could learn how to expect the unexpected?In business, like in life, foresight is crucial for avoiding pitfalls and disaster - and yet it's something we spend nearly no time developing. Retired four-star general ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Foresight in Action

    Developing Policy-Oriented Scenarios

    Assessing the future is vital in informing public policy decisions. One of the most widespread approaches is the development of scenarios, which are alternative hypothetical futures. Research has indicated, however, that the reality of how professionals go about employing scenarios is often starkly at odds with the theory - a finding that has important ramifications for how the resulting images of ... Read more

    $73.14 AUD

  • Mastering Catastrophic Risk

    How Companies Are Coping with Disruption

    A profound and insightful look at how company leaders prepare for and respond to shocks and crises that threaten their business. Successful firms strategically manage and are more accurate in their assessment of large-scale risks. Doing so is increasingly challenging given the pace of change, whether financial, technological, regulatory, or environmental. Mastering Catastrophic Risk provides real ... Read more

    $18.58 AUD

  • The Executor's Handbook

    A Step-by-Step Guide to Settling an Estate for Personal Representatives, Administrators, and Beneficiaries, Fourth Edition

    Readers say it best: "This book covers all aspects of estate settlement in a complete and thorough manner.", "The book is written in easy-to-understand terms, with lots of good practical advice.", "I actually bought it to place in my file cabinet along with my Trust documents, Living Will and other documents", "We liked it so much, I bought this book for a friend who was handling a new estate. ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • The Tools & Techniques of Risk Management & Insurance

    series Tools & Techniques
    Delivers fundamentals of risk management as a means to complement, benefit, and promote all areas of business planning. With focus on relevant risk management basics, discover that the process involves more than the core activities of making and growing clients’ assets. The planning process consists of proactively uncovering wealth preservation objectives specific to needs today’s practitioner ... Read more

    $185.78 AUD