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Contents: Disc 1. Investment decisions and goals -- A framework for investing -- Mistakes investors make -- The characteristics of security returns -- The theory of efficient markets -- Evidence on efficient markets -- Disc 2. Valuation formulas -- Bond pricing -- The term structure of interest rates -- The risks in bonds -- Quantifying interest rate risk -- Value creation and stock prices -- Disc 3....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2014

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Huddleston, Emma

Summary: Scientists study climate change to predict future risks so people can prepare. They also learn about ways to slow climate change. Studying Climate Change examines how scientists gather information from the air, soil, water, and ice to learn more about the changes happening to Earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.738 HUD

Fullenkamp, Connel.

Contents: Disc 1. Lectures: 1. How to stop worrying and start investing -- 2. How investors make money -- 3. Starting with stocks -- 4. The basics of bonds -- 5. Introduction to mutual funds -- 6. What are exchange-traded funds? Disc 2. Lectures: 7. Financial statement analysis -- 8. P/E ratios and the method of comparables -- 9. Fundamentals-based analysis of stocks -- 10. Start-up companies and IPOs --...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.6 UND
Call number: DVD 332.6 UND

Heifetz, Ronald A. (Ronald Abadian)

Summary: To lead is to live dangerously. It's romantic and exciting to think of leadership as all inspiration, decisive action, and rich rewards, but leading requires taking risks that can jeopardize your career and your personal life. It requires putting yourself on the line, disrupting the status quo, and surfacing hidden conflict. And when people resist and push back, there's a strong temptation to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard Business School Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303 HEI

Ripley, Amanda.

Summary: Nine out of ten Americans live in places at significant risk of earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, terrorism, or other disasters. Tomorrow, some of us will have to make split-second choices to save ourselves and our families. How will we react? What will it feel like? Will we be heroes or victims? Will our upbringing, our gender, our personality--anything we've ever learned, thought, or...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.935 RIP

McChrystal, Stanley A.

Summary: "Retired four-star general Stan McChrystal has lived a life associated with the deadly risks of combat. From his first day at West Point, to his years in Afghanistan, to his efforts helping business leaders navigate a global pandemic, McChrystal has seenhow individuals and organizations fail to mitigate risk. Why? Because they focus on the probability of something happening instead of the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Peguin 2021

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Marks, Howard

Contents: Second-level thinking -- Understanding market efficiency (and its limitations) -- Value -- The relationship between price and value -- Understanding risk -- Recognizing risk -- Controlling risk -- Being attentive to cycles -- Awareness of the pendulum -- Combating negative influences -- Contrarianism -- Finding bargains -- Patient opportunism -- Knowing what you don't know -- Having a sense for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia Business School Pub. 2013

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O'Higgins, Michael

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperBusiness 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.63 OHI

Bernstein, Peter L.

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Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley & Sons 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 368 BER

Jones, Chris.

Summary: Every time an astronaut makes the trip into space, he faces the risk of death from the slightest mechanical error or instance of bad luck. In February 2003, American astronauts Donald Pettit and Kenneth Bowersox and Russian flight engineer Nikolai Budarin were on what was to be a routine fourteen-week mission maintaining the International Space Station. But then the shuttle Columbia exploded...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629.45 JON

Jones, Chris (Chris Alexander)

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2007

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 629.45 JON

Ripley, Amanda.

Summary: Nine out of ten Americans live in places at significant risk of earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, terrorism, or other disasters. Tomorrow, some of us will have to make split-second choices to save ourselves and our families. How will we react? What will it feel like? Will we be heroes or victims? Will our upbringing, our gender, our personality--anything we've ever learned, thought, or...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.935 RIP

Minervini, Mark.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill Education 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 332.63 MIN

Summary: Stress, when carefully managed, can actually facilitate academic achievement. Reinforced by on-screen lists and a review segment at the end, this program first defines stress and then promotes three core strategies for dealing with it: a positive attitude, a healthy lifestyle, and relaxation techniques. The harmful aspects of unmanaged stress, which include an increased susceptibility to...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: What are the health implications of global warming in urban areas? This program examines the medical repercussions of environmental change and crisis in Canada. Environmental and disaster relief experts, such as Steven King of Sustainable Environment Management and John Saunders of the Red Cross, discuss the risks, including heat stroke and water-borne diseases, associated with rising...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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Grylls, Bear

Summary: "For more than a decade, Bear Grylls has introduced TV viewers to the most dramatic wilderness survival situations, through his hit shows such as Man Vs. Wild. Now, with How to Stay Alive, Bear reveals to readers his full toolkit of survival tactics, from everyday basics like avoiding blisters to once-in-a-lifetime events like surviving a kidnapping. Opening with the most essential survival...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613.69 GRY

Leonard, Richard

Summary: "'Summer Sports Camps 101' is a comprehensive guide for creating and operating a summer sports camp. New or seasoned coaches, sports industry practitioners, and camp administrators in youth and college-level sports will benefit from author Richard Leonard's extensive experience in planning and managing successful sports camps. This guidebook streamlines the process of conceptualizing,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Fitness Publishing 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.54 LEO

Summary: U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades goes after hedge fund king, Bobby Axe Axelrod in a battle between two powerful New York figures.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BIL RATED R

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV BIL

Contents: Accounting principles -- The principles of economics -- Introduction to business ethics -- Marketing management -- Financial management -- Operations management -- Managing people -- Supply chain management -- Strategy : defining and developing competitive advantage -- Financial analysis and firm valuation -- Consumer behavior -- New product creation -- Entrepreneurship -- Emerging markets and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley & Sons 2010

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Summary: Principles of Business: Management provides students and researchers with a solid understanding of the most important aspects of management, from leadership and operations to project management and entrepreneurship. An understanding of the fundamentals of management will serve job-seekers in all industries, alongside those who want to start their own business.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Salem Press, a division of EBSCO Information Services, Inc. 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658 PRI

Pakroo, Peri

Summary: More people than ever are committing themselves to serving their communities and changing the world. Whether you're aiming to protect the environment, support the arts, or help people in need, understanding how to set up a solid nonprofit organization is a great foundation for being as effective as you can be. With practical advice, legal information, tips, and step-by-step instructions, this...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.6 PAK

Pakroo, Peri

Summary: With practical advice, legal information, tips, and step-by-step instruction, this guide will help you get your nonprofit up and running. It explains how to: develop a strategic plan and budget; recruit and manage board members, volunteers, and staff; market your organization to your target audience; raise money including traditional methods and crowdfunding; build a website, use social media...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.048 PAK

Summary: Employees attending an extreme team-building function for the weekend find new meaning in teamwork, thinking outside the box, and risk management as they fight for survival from a deranged killer bent on revenge.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Pathfinder Films LTD 2011

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Summary: Contemporary take on the investigations of detective Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE ELE

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