21st Century Monetary Policy: The Federal Reserve from the Great Inflation to COVID-19 – Ben S. Bernanke

21st Century Monetary Policy takes readers inside the Federal Reserve, explaining what it does and why. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal Reserve deployed an extraordinary range of policy tools that helped prevent the collapse of the financial system and the U.S. economy. Chair Jerome Powell and his colleagues lent directly to U.S. businesses, purchased trillions of dollars of government securities, pumped dollars into the international financial system, and crafted a new framework for monetary policy that emphasized job creation. These strategies would have ...



Sparked: Discover Your Unique Imprint for Work that Makes You Come Alive – Jonathan Fields

Discover your unique imprint for work that makes you come alive, fills you with meaning, joy, purpose, and possibility, then spend the rest of your life doing it. We’re all born with a certain “imprint” for work that makes us come alive. This is your “Sparketype®,” your DNA-level driver of work that lets you know, deep down, you’re doing what you’re here to do. Work that motivates you, fills you with purpose and, fully-expressed in a healthy way, becomes a main-line to meaning, flow, performance, ...



Happy at Any Cost: The Revolutionary Vision and Fatal Quest of Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh – Kirsten Grind, Katherine Sayre

From award-winning Wall Street Journal reporters, “a startling portrait of one of our greatest tech visionaries, Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh” (Robert Kolker, author of Hidden Valley Road), reporting on his short life and untimely death and what they mean for our culture’s pursuit of happiness. Tony Hsieh—CEO of Zappos, Las Vegas developer, and all-around beloved entrepreneur—was famous for spreading happiness. He lived and breathed this philosophy, instilling an ethos of joy at his company and outlining his vision for a better workplace in his New York Times bestseller Delivering Happiness. He promoted ...



Creative Calling – Chase Jarvis

Life isn’t about “finding” fulfillment and success – it’s about creating it. Why then has creativity been given a back seat in our culture?  No longer. ** A Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times and Publishers Weekly Bestseller ** Creativity is a force inside every person that, when unleashed, transforms our lives and delivers vitality to everything we do. Establishing a creative practice is therefore our most valuable and urgent task – as important to our well-being as exercise or nutrition. The good news? Renowned artist, author, and ...



This Is How They Tell Me the World Ends: The Cyberweapons Arms Race – Nicole Perlroth

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER WINNER of the 2021 Financial Times & McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award “Part John le Carré and more parts Michael Crichton . . . spellbinding.” The New Yorker “Written in the hot, propulsive prose of a spy thriller” (The New York Times), the untold story of the cyberweapons market-the most secretive, government-backed market on earth-and a terrifying first look at a new kind of global warfare. Zero day: a software bug that allows a hacker to break into your devices and move ...



A One-Legged Stool: How Shareholder Primacy Has Broken Business (And What We Can Do About It) – Ed Chambliss

Have you ever wondered if business needs to be so…unbalanced? Is putting shareholders above everyone else the only way for private enterprise to be successful? Is that “just the way it is?” The short answer is “no.” Before “shareholder primacy” took hold in the 1970s, investors weren’t more important than other stakeholders. Companies balanced the interests of all the legs of the corporate stool – customers, employees, communities, and shareholders – and everyone’s life got better. So, what happened? How did we get to today, where ...

Wallet Street: Let’s Talk Personal Finance – Allison King

Do you want to earn more money, but can’t afford to quit your job and explore new business endeavors? Discover how you can do both at the same time! If you’re ready to boost your income quickly by joining thousands of people who have found their success through online platforms, then grab your copy of Wallet Street: Let’s Talk Personal Finance today while it is on sale.

Easy Small Business Ideas: How To Get Motivated, Multiply Your Customers, & Starve Your Competition – Fraser Druet

Are you looking for a way to starve your competition by getting as many customers, clients, or patients as possible? Do you wish there was an easier way to get motivated into results besides generic goal-setting advice? Could you multiply your income just by reaching more of the prospects you’re already advertising to? In Easy Small Business Ideas, marketing-expert Fraser Druet presents proven secrets for reaching and converting as many customers as possible. In Easy Small Business Ideas, you will find: • Secrets the Top ...

AS-IS: The Roadmap to Flipping Houses – Anthony Rosado

Discover how to become an expert at house flipping and get the confidence and skills you need to make your first million… even if you’re working at a dreadful 9-5. Are you tired of the rat race? Do you dream about escaping your boring job while still earning a stable income, and experiencing true financial freedom? Imagine never having to worry about your next mortgage payment. Never again having to spend hours hounding your kids for rent money. Imagine being on the path to truly ...

Tax Planning For Women Entrepreneurs: A Strategy to Permanently Reduce Your Taxes and Build Wealth Faster for Early Retirement – Lisa Corbitt

How to make the most of your tax breaks and reap the financial rewards, even if you struggle with filing… The fear of taxes often comes from misunderstanding. Many people believe that the goal of taxes is to take from the people, when in fact the tax code is written to benefit the people who contribute back to the economy. By changing the way you approach your taxes, you can transform the way they impact your life. Through strategic planning, you can take advantage of ...



Making Numbers Count: The Art and Science of Communicating Numbers – Chip Heath, Karla Starr

A clear, practical, first-of-its-kind guide to communicating and understanding numbers and data—from bestselling business author Chip Heath. How much bigger is a billion than a million? Well, a million seconds is twelve days. A billion seconds is…thirty-two years. Understanding numbers is essential—but humans aren’t built to understand them. Until very recently, most languages had no words for numbers greater than five—anything from six to infinity was known as “lots.” While the numbers in our world have gotten increasingly complex, our brains are stuck in the ...



Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It – Chris Voss, Tahl Raz

A former international hostage negotiator for the FBI offers a new, field-tested approach to high-stakes negotiations—whether in the boardroom or at home. After a stint policing the rough streets of Kansas City, Missouri, Chris Voss joined the FBI, where his career as a hostage negotiator brought him face-to-face with a range of criminals, including bank robbers and terrorists. Reaching the pinnacle of his profession, he became the FBI’s lead international kidnapping negotiator. Never Split the Difference takes you inside the world of high-stakes negotiations and into Voss’s head, ...



Twelve and a Half: Leveraging the Emotional Ingredients Necessary for Business Success – Gary Vaynerchuk

In his sixth business book, bestselling author, entrepreneur, and investor Gary Vaynerchuk explores the twelve essential emotional skills that are integral to his life—and business—success and provides today’s (and tomorrow’s) leaders with critical tools to acquire and develop these traits. For decades, leaders have relied on “hard” skills to make smart decisions, while dismissing the importance of emotional intelligence. Soft skills like self-awareness and curiosity aren’t quantifiable; they can’t be measured on a spreadsheet and aren’t taught in B-schools or emphasized in institutions. We’ve been ...



Out of Office: The Big Problem and Bigger Promise of Working from Home – Charlie Warzel, Anne Helen Petersen

The future isn’t about where we will work, but how. For years we have struggled to balance work and life, with most of us feeling overwhelmed and burned out because our relationship to work is broken. This “isn’t just a book about remote work. It’s a book that helps us imagine a future where our lives—at the office and home—are happier, more productive, and genuinely meaningful” (Charles Duhigg, bestselling author of The Power of Habit). Out of Office is a book for every office worker – from employees to managers – ...