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    • Capitalism Without Capital

    • The Rise of the Intangible Economy
    • Written by: Jonathan Haskel, Stian Westlake
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Early in the 21st century, a quiet revolution occurred. For the first time, the major developed economies began to invest more in intangible assets, like design, branding, R&D, or software, than in tangible assets, like machinery, buildings, and computers. For all sorts of businesses, from tech firms and pharma companies to coffee shops and gyms, the ability to deploy assets that one can neither see nor touch is increasingly the main source of long-term success.

    Regular price: ₹820.00

    • World Development Report 2015

    • Mind, Society, and Behavior
    • Written by: World Bank
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins, Helen Clapp, Lisa HammGreenawalt,
    • Length: 12 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This newly launched report argues that development policies based on new insights into how people actually think and make decisions will help governments and civil society more readily tackle such challenges as increasing productivity, breaking the cycle of poverty from one generation to the next, and acting on climate change.

    Regular price: ₹702.00

    • Exploring Leadership: For College Students Who Want to Make a Difference, 2nd Edition

    • Written by: Susan R. Komives, Nance Lucas
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 13 hrs and 6 mins
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    This is the thoroughly revised and updated second edition of the best-selling book Exploring Leadership. The book is designed to help college students understand that they are capable of being effective leaders and to guide them in developing their leadership potential. Exploring Leadership incorporates new insights and material developed in the course of the authors work in the field. The second edition contains expanded and new chapters and also includes the relational leadership model.

    Regular price: ₹836.00

    • Predictable Success

    • Getting Your Organization on the Growth Track - and Keeping It There
    • Written by: Les McKeown
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 6 hrs and 36 mins
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    No matter what kind of organization you work for, whether it's your own small business or a global Fortune 100 company, your number-one goal is success. Predictable Success takes you step-by-step through a startlingly simple, intuitive, and universal process that shows you how to bring sustained, lasting, predictable success to your organization.

    Find out where your organization is today and take the uncertainty out of tomorrow as you make the journey toward Predictable Success.

    Regular price: ₹468.00

    • China's Next Strategic Advantage

    • From Imitation to Innovation
    • Written by: George S. Yip, Bruce McKern
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 10 hrs and 2 mins
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    The history-making development of the Chinese economy has entered a new phase: China is moving aggressively from a strategy of imitation to one of innovation. Driven both by domestic needs and by global ambition, China is establishing itself at the forefront of technological innovation. Western businesses need to prepare for a tidal wave of innovation from China that is about to hit Western markets, and Chinese businesses need to understand the critical importance of innovation in their future.

    Regular price: ₹938.00

    • Money Mania

    • A Human History of Financial Speculation
    • Written by: Bob Swarup
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins
    • Length: 10 hrs and 59 mins
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    Money Mania is a sweeping account of financial speculation and its consequences, from ancient Rome to the Meltdown of 2008. Acclaimed journalist and investor Bob Swarup tracks the history of speculative fevers caused by the appearance of new profitable investment opportunities; the new assets created and the increasing self-congratulatory euphoria that drives them to unsustainable highs, all fed by an illusion of insight and newly minted experts; the unexpected catalysts that eventually lead to panic...

    Regular price: ₹752.00