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Anderson, Michelle W.

Summary: Decades of cuts to local government amidst rising concentrations of poverty have wreaked havoc on communities left behind by the modern economy. Some of these discarded places are rural. Others are big cities, small cities, or historic suburbs. Some vote blue, others red. Some are the most diverse communities in America, while others are nearly all white, all Latino, or all Black. All are...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Avid Reader Press 2022

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 339.4 Anderson

Aujla, Dev

Summary: "Based on the popular website of the same name, a guide to finding the right job while maintaining your sanity in the process In today's endlessly fluctuating job market, it's becoming more and more difficult to get hired. 50 Ways to Get a Job aims to fix that. Job search expert Dev Aujla created 50WaysToGetAJob.com as a way to offer practical, tangible steps to finding (and getting) the right...

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Publisher / Publication Date: TarcherPerigee, An imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.14 Aujla

Mills, Stephanie

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Publisher / Publication Date: New Society Publishers 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SWANN 2018

Lachance, Julie (Julie Allison)

Summary: Learn how to read and speak English with this easy-to-use workbook. Dozens of manageable, bite-sized lessons take you through the basics of the English language. Three-page units cover each subject, which can be completed in just 20 minutes. Each lesson covers a single grammar concept and is supported by many clear examples. The book includes tons of exercises help you practice your new...

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Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill Education 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 428.24 Practice

Lehto, Steve

Summary: "In the wake of World War II, the U.S. automobile industry was fully unprepared to meet the growing demands of the public, for whom they had not made any cars for years. In stepped Preston Tucker, a salesman extraordinaire who announced the building of a revolutionary new car: the Tucker '48, the first car in almost a decade to be built fresh from the ground up. Tucker's car, which would...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 338.762 Lehto 2016

Mlodinow, Leonard

Summary: "From the best-selling author of Subliminal and The Drunkard's Walk, a groundbreaking new look at the neuroscience of change--and how elastic thinking can help us thrive in a world changing faster than ever before. With rapid technological innovation leading the charge, today's world is transforming itself at an extraordinary and unprecedented pace. As jobs become more multifaceted, as...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 612 MLODIN 2018

Sandberg, Sheryl

Summary: "From Facebook's COO and Wharton's top-rated professor, the #1New York Timesbest-selling authors ofLean InandOriginals:a powerful, inspiring, and practical book about building resilience and moving forward after life's inevitable setbacks. After the sudden death of her husband, Sheryl Sandberg felt certain that she and her children would never feel pure joy again. "I was in 'the void,'" she...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.937 Sand

Shuman, Michael.

Contents: A living rate of return -- Zero-cost stimulus -- The hidden power of cooperatives -- Institutional lending -- Anti-poverty investing -- If I were a rich man -- Unaccredited investing in SEC-land -- Local exchanges -- Everybody into the pool! -- Investing in yourself.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Green Pub. 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.623 Shuman

Brown, Brene

Summary: "The physics of vulnerability is simple: If we are brave enough often enough, we will fall. The author of the #1 New York Times bestsellers Daring Greatly and The Gifts of Imperfection tells us what it takes to get back up, and how owning our stories of disappointment, failure, and heartbreak gives us the power to write a daring new ending. Struggle, Brene Brown writes, can be our greatest call...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.223 Brown

Newport, Cal

Summary: "One of the most valuable skills in our economy is becoming increasingly rare. If you master this skill, you'll achieve extraordinary results. Deep work is the ability to focus without distraction on a cognitively demanding task. It's a skill that allows you to quickly master complicated information and produce better results in less time. Deep work will make you better at what you do and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.14 Newport

Mettler, Suzanne.

Summary: "America's higher education system is failing its students. In the space of a generation, we have gone from being the best-educated society in the world to one in which a college degree benefits only to those in the top income brackets. In Degrees of Inequality, acclaimed political scientist Suzanne Mettler explains why the system has gone so horribly wrong and why the American Dream is...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 378 Mettler

Pearl, Joshua

Summary: "Sales handles: -A PRACTICAL, HANDS-ON APPROACH: Written by two practitioners with a combined banking experience of over 15 years, this text is intended to provide a practical, hands-on approach to investing. -INVESTMENT BANKING HAS A STRONG REPUTATION and has sold over 20,000 copies since its publication. -COMPLEMENTS THE LITTLE BOOK SERIES. Market description: Investors, individual and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Rosenthal, Elisabeth

Summary: "An award-winning New York Times reporter Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal reveals the dangerous, expensive, and dysfunctional American healthcare system, and tells us exactly what we can do to solve its myriad of problems. It is well documented that our healthcare system has grave problems, but how, in only a matter of decades, did things get this bad? Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal doesn't just explain the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.109 Rosen

Steinmetz, Greg

Summary: "This is a spry biography of Gilded Age financier Jay Gould, who pioneered the business model of the Wall Street shark"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2022

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Gould

Levitt, Steven

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 330 Levit

Heilbroner, Robert L.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 330.092 Heilbroner 2018

Gelles, David

Summary: "In 1981, Jack Welch took over General Electric and quickly rose to fame as the first celebrity CEO. He golfed with presidents, mingled with movie stars, and was idolized for growing GE into the most valuable company in the world. But Welch's achievements didn't stem from some greater intelligence or business prowess. Rather, they were the result of a sustained effort to push GE's stock price...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2022

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 330 Gelles

Summary: Presents the theory that the American dream, all but abandoned in the United States, has been adopted successfully in other countries, including Italy, France, Finland, Slovenia, Germany, Portugal, Norway, Tunisia, and Iceland, looking at such areas as worker benefits, public expenditure for the common good, and state-funded higher education.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD 303.42 Where

Petersen, Melody

Contents: Creating disease -- Midwestern medicine show -- Chemical imbalance -- The early years -- An awakening : the age of the blockbuster -- Ghostwriters and secret studies -- "Neurontin for everything" -- Altered state -- Deadly doses.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.476 Peter

Warren, Elizabeth

Summary: Senator Elizabeth Warren presents an account of how the US built history's strongest middle class, a scathing indictment of the thirty-five years spent undermining it, and a rousing call to action.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDBK 305 Warren

Young, Gordon

Summary: After living in San Francisco for 15 years, journalist Gordon Young found himself yearning for his Rust Belt hometown: Flint, Michigan, the birthplace of General Motors and "star" of the Michael Moore documentary Roger & Me. Hoping to rediscover and help a place that once boasted one of the world's highest per capita income levels, but is now one of the country's most impoverished and dangerous...

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of California Press 2013

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MC 307.341 Young

Bernanke, Ben

Summary: "Former Federal Reserve Chair Ben S. Bernanke helps readers understand how the Federal Reserve, the steward of U.S. monetary policy, got to where it is today, what it has learned from the diverse challenges it has faced, and how it may evolve in the future"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.11 Bernanke

Mann, Charles C.

Summary: "From the author of 1491--the best-selling study of the pre-Columbian Americas--a deeply engaging new history that explores the most momentous biological event since the death of the dinosaurs. More than 200 million years ago, geological forces split apart the continents. Isolated from each other, the two halves of the world developed totally different suites of plants and animals. Columbus's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 909.422 Mann

Tepperman, Jonathan

Summary: Identifies 10 pervasive and seemingly impossible challenges©£including immigration reform, income inequality, political corruption and Islamic terrorism©£and shows that each has a solution, and not merely a hypothetical one, but one that has been proven in a real hotspot in the world.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.9 Tepper

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