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Jean-Guy Desjardins, le phénix de la finance
Author: Jacqueline Cardinal
Publisher: PUQ
ISBN: 2760544109
Pages: 234
Year: 2017-03-15T00:00:00-04:00
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Jean-Guy Desjardins est une star du milieu des affaires. Après avoir vendu son entreprise de placement TAL Gestion globale d’actifs, il s’attelle, à 58 ans, à la création de Fiera Capital, aujourd’hui la première entreprise de placement en importance au Québec après la Caisse de dépôt et placement. Son histoire, racontée dans cette biographie, est celle d’un recommencement patient et acharné, aussi spectaculaire que celui du majestueux phénix de la légende qui meurt à lui-même pour mieux renaître de ses cendres.
Leaders du monde communautaire
Author: Cyrille Sardais, Chantale Mailhot
Publisher: PUQ
ISBN: 276054804X
Pages: 364
Year: 2018-02-14T00:00:00-05:00
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Malgré la gigantesque attention qu’ont reçue les «leaders» et le leadership au cours des dernières années, il a rarement été question des acteurs du monde communautaire et associatif. Pourtant, ces personnes, qui travaillent parfois sans ressources, sans autorité, sans statut, parviennent à exercer une influence majeure sur ceux qui les entourent. Cet ouvrage propose de remédier à cet oubli et de mettre en lumière douze «leaders» du monde communautaire et associatif en s’intéressant à leur parcours, leur manière d’agir, de diriger, bref, à leur leadership.
Author: Charles Bronfman, Howard Green
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 1443448494
Pages: 368
Year: 2016-10-25
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While much has been written about his father, Sam, a titan of industry, there is no public record of Charles Bronfman’s thoughts on his own life, family, career and his significant accomplishments in sport and philanthropy. Distilled does just that, chronicling key events in the life of the heir to one of Canada’s great fortunes. Born in 1931 to the fabulously wealthy Bronfmans, Charles grew up in a 20-room mansion with many staff. Via their control of the distilling giant Seagram, the Bronfman family dominated the liquor business with brands such as Crown Royal, V.O. and Chivas Regal. By the 1980s, Seagram was also the biggest shareholder of DuPont and by the 1990s, the family’s wealth was in the billions, culminating in the $35-billion sale of Seagram to France’s Vivendi, which turned into a financial and family disaster. In Distilled, Charles reflects on all of it---his relationship with his parents, his brother Edgar, working in the family business, landing Canada’s first big league baseball franchise (the Montreal Expos), leading a philanthropic life by promoting Canadian identity through Heritage Minutes and supporting Israel through countless innovative initiatives including the globally respected Birthright Israel---and to how the Bronfman family splintered over the sale of Seagram.
Daring to Succeed
Author: Guy Gendron
Publisher: Juniper Publishing
ISBN: 198800263X
Pages: 304
Year: 2016-10-18
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The exceptional, winding path of a man who is inseparable from the empire he built. Combining a tobacconist, newstand, food mart, beer shop and general store, the convenience store has undergone many trans­formations over the last 35 years, ever since a man decided to turn it into his life's business. That man is Alain Bouchard. Strangely, few people know his name, even in Quebec, where he lives. He is, however, one of Canada's wealthiest entrepreneurs, as well as one of the most peer-honoured businessmen in the world. Starting as a volunteer clerk in his brother's business before doing all the tasks related to this often thankless work, Alain Bouchard is truly a self-made man who climbed through the professional ranks. Today, the multinational Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. empire that he founded encompasses Circle K, comprises 12,000 stores and over 100,000 employees. It posts revenues of almost US $35 billion. What is the recipe for this kind of success? What values drive this entrepreneur and his loyal collaborators? This book provides an unprecedented look into an extraordinary business and a man who put it all on the line to win.
International Law Directory 2007
ISBN: 1561607614
Year: 2007-04
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Rising from the Flames
Author: Samuel L. Leiter
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0739128183
Pages: 429
Year: 2009
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This is the first book to describe the way in which the traditional and modern forms of Japanese theater responded to Japan's defeat in World War II. It includes sixteen essays by thirteen specialists demonstrating the triumphs and tribulations of Japanese theater during the Allied Occupation, 1945–1952.
The Dynastic Centre and the Provinces
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004272097
Pages: 256
Year: 2014-04-17
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The dynastic centre and the provinces were linked by agents and ritual occasions. This book includes contributions by specialists examining these connections in late imperial China, early modern Europe, and the Ottoman empire, suggesting important revisions and an agenda for comparison.
Martindale-Hubbell International Law Directory
Year: 1997
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Frequently Asked Questions About Concussions
Author: Linda Bickerstaff
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 1615329153
Pages: 64
Year: 2010-01-15
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This book provides an overview of the brain and what happens when a person gets a concussion, and includes information on avoiding brain injuries and safety equipment to protect the brain during activities.
The Discipline of Religion
Author: Russell T. McCutcheon
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134477996
Pages: 352
Year: 2003-12-08
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The Discipline of Religion is a lively critical journey through religious studies today, looking at its recent growth as an academic discipline, and its contemporary political and social meanings. Focusing on the differences between religious belief and academic religious discourse, Russell T. McCutcheon argues that the invention of religion as a discipline blurs the distinction between criticism and doctrine in its assertion of the relevance of faith as a credible object of study. In the leap from disciplinary criticism to avowal of actual cosmic and moral meaning, schools of religious studies extend their powers far beyond universities and into the everyday lives of those outside, managing and curtailing specific types of speech and dissent.
Author: Kerry Hudson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448190215
Pages: 336
Year: 2014-07-17
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From the prize-winning author of Tony Hogan Bought Me An Ice-Cream Float Before He Stole My Ma Winner of the Prix Femina Etranger London, in the frayed heat of summer. Alena is shoplifting shoes when Dave catches her in the act and so begins an unlikely relationship between two people with little in common and everything to lose. But the past is a dark place. And both of them have secrets they’ve no idea how to live with – or leave behind. Yet still they find themselves fighting with all they’ve got for a future together. But is love enough? 'Accomplished... Beautiful... Heart-wrenching' Independent on Sunday Shortlisted for the Prix Femina Prize
Not So Silent
Author: Sofia Bull, Astrid Söderbergh Widding
Publisher: Stockholm Universitet
ISBN: 9186071408
Pages: 370
Year: 2010
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La Sagouine
Author: Antonine Maillet
Publisher: Dundurn
ISBN: 0889241856
Pages: 183
Year: 1986
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In this Canadian classic, a washerwoman fills the stage with the voice of poverty and of pride.
Theodore and Woodrow
Author: Andrew P. Napolitano
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 1595554211
Pages: 320
Year: 2012-11-12
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“Either the Constitution means what it says, or it doesn’t.” America’s founding fathers saw freedom as a part of our nature to be protected—not to be usurped by the federal government—and so enshrined separation of powers and guarantees of freedom in the Constitution and the Bill of Rights. But a little over a hundred years after America’s founding, those God-given rights were laid siege by two presidents caring more about the advancement of progressive, redistributionist ideology than the principles on which America was founded. Theodore and Woodrow is Judge Andrew P. Napolitano’s shocking historical account of how a Republican and a Democratic president oversaw the greatest shift in power in American history, from a land built on the belief that authority should be left to the individuals and the states to a bloated, far-reaching federal bureaucracy, continuing to grow and consume power each day. With lessons rooted in history, Judge Napolitano shows the intellectually arrogant, anti-personal freedom, even racist progressive philosophy driving these men to poison the American system of government. And Americans still pay for their legacy—in the federal income, in state-prescribed compulsory education, in the Federal Reserve, in perpetual wars, and in the constant encroachment of a government that coddles special interests and discourages true competition in the marketplace. With his attention to detail, deep constitutional knowledge, and unwavering adherence to truth telling, Judge Napolitano moves through the history of these men and their times in office to show how American values and the Constitution were sadly set aside, leaving personal freedom as a shadow of its former self, in the grip of an insidious, Nanny state, progressive ideology.
Author: Haruki Murakami
Publisher: Bond Street Books
ISBN: 0385669445
Pages: 944
Year: 2011-10-25
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The long-awaited magnum opus from Haruki Murakami, in which this revered and bestselling author gives us his hypnotically addictive, mind-bending ode to George Orwell's 1984. The year is 1984. Aomame is riding in a taxi on the expressway, in a hurry to carry out an assignment. Her work is not the kind that can be discussed in public. When they get tied up in traffic, the taxi driver suggests a bizarre 'proposal' to her. Having no other choice she agrees, but as a result of her actions she starts to feel as though she is gradually becoming detached from the real world. She has been on a top secret mission, and her next job leads her to encounter the superhuman founder of a religious cult. Meanwhile, Tengo is leading a nondescript life but wishes to become a writer. He inadvertently becomes involved in a strange disturbance that develops over a literary prize. While Aomame and Tengo impact on each other in various ways, at times by accident and at times intentionally, they come closer and closer to meeting. Eventually the two of them notice that they are indispensable to each other. Is it possible for them to ever meet in the real world?

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