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17
May

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and Oprah Winfrey All Use the 5 Hour Rule

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Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning – using the 5 hour rule. In the article “Malcolm Gladwell Got Us Wrong,” the researchers behind the 10,000-Hour Rule set the record straight: Different fields require different amounts of deliberate practice in order for someone to become world-class. If 10,000 hours isn’t an absolute rule […]

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16
Jan

Present Concerns Ethical Essays – CS Lewis

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In this varied collection of essays, C.S. Lewis turns his inimitable mind upon those aspects of life which are the proper concern of us all, and upon the major issues of our age. He provides no easy answer; but our understanding of the whole condition of man in our day can only be increased by […]

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16
Jan

The Big Picture

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Bestselling author and social commentator Bernard Salt tackles hundreds of questions currently facing Australia. Witty, wide-ranging and down-to-earth, according to reviewers, this is a landmark vision for a nation and its people in the early decades of the 21st century. Title The big picture Subtitle: Life, work and relationships in the 21st century Author: Bernard […]

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15
Jan

Becoming a Person of Influence

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One of America’s leadership experts teaches that if your life in any way connects with other people, you are an influencer. Whatever your vocation or aspiration is, you can increase your impact with Maxwell’s simple, insightful ways to interact more positively with others. Watch your personal and organisational success go off the charts! Title: Becoming […]

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11
Jan

Changes that Heal

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This book focuses on four developmental tasks — bonding to others, separating from others, integrating good and bad in our lives, and taking charge of our lives — that all of us must accomplish to heal our inner pain and enable us to function and grow emotionally and spiritually. Dr. Cloud not only explains and […]

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11
Jan

A David Suzuki Collection

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A David Suzuki Collection brings together a lifetime of scientific and philosophical thoughts from one of the world’s leading environmentalists. Drawing from published and unpublished writings, this collection reveals the underlying passions and philosophies that have informed his work over a lifetime. Title: A David Suzuki Collection Subtitle: A lifetime of ideas Author: David Suzuki […]

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09
Jan

How People Grow

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All growth is spiritual growth. Authors Drs. Cloud and Townsend unlock age-old keys to grow from Scripture to help people resolve issues of relationships, maturity, emotional problems, and overall spiritual growth. They shatter popular misconceptions about how God operates and show that growth is not about self-actualisation, but about God’s sanctification. Title: How people grow […]

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09
Jan

Leadership Talks

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Veteran church growth expert Eddie Gibbs maps out how leadership must change in light of new global realities as well as assesses the dynamics of leadership teams, identifies healthy leadership traits, and looks to how new leaders are identified and developed. Title: Leadership next Author: Eddie Gibbs Format: Book Year Published: 2005 Publisher, City: InterVarsity […]

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06
Oct

The Prime Minister – NSLF 2016

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Introduced by Scott Morrison, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull talks about how leadership and service begins in the home. Turnbull talks about living your values, not just in public, but at home, with your family, and with yourself as a person. He looks at being comfortable in your own skin, and how at the core of […]

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06
Oct

An Introduction to Leadership, Faith and Values

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Kicking off the forum this year, Dr Stuart Bade speaks on the ‘anatomy of leadership’. ‘Dissecting’ the different layers of leadership, Bade speaks on skills, talents, character, values and faith.

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