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            Leading Without Authority: Why You Don't Need To Be In Charge to Inspire Others and Make Change Happen
             

            Leading Without Authority: Why You Don't Need To Be In Charge to Inspire Others and Make Change Happen (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Ferrazzi, Keith

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            • Pub Date
              5 Aug 20

            The world of work is changing at an unprecedented rate leaving many organisations struggling to cope. At a time when constant innovation, agility, and speed often mean the difference between success and failure, we can no longer afford to waste time navigating the complex bureauc...racy present in most companies. The #1 New York Times bestselling author Keith Ferrazzi argues that in times like these the ability to lead without authority is the essential workplace competency. Leading Without Authority reveals the secret to getting those around you to collaborate and cooperate to reach their full potential, whatever your title. The answer involves a shift in mindset that Ferrazzi calls co-elevation - working to elevate those around us. And you don't have to have formal authority, or direct reports, to utilize the co-elevation process. In fact, you can take initial steps forward without the other person even being aware of your efforts. Drawing on a decade of research and over thirty years helping CEOs and senior leaders drive innovation and build high-performing teams Ferrazzi reveals how we can all transform our business and our relationships with the people around us. The result is a new roadmap for thriving amid the disruptive pressures afflicting every industry.
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            ISBN 9780241473504
            Released AU 5 Aug 2020
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Our Blood is Green: The Springboks in their Own Words
             

            Our Blood is Green: The Springboks in their Own Words (Hardback)

            By Rich, Gavin

            • RRP: $77.99
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            • Pub Date
              1 Oct 20

            The leaping Springbok on the green jersey of South Africa is one of the most iconic emblems in world rugby. At the same time, no symbol in world sport has ever done so much to divide - and then unite - a nation. Respected by opponents and supported passionately by South Africans,... the Springboks have been a powerhouse rugby nation for over a century, yet the emblem that now sits alongside the Protea on the chests of the players was once a symbol of violent oppression in apartheid South Africa, the epitome of the white man's dominance over people of colour in the Republic. Told in the words of Springboks past and present, My Blood is Green explores what it means to play for South Africa - from schoolboy dreams to the sacrifices required to make it to the very top - as well as the myriad difficulties the players have faced over the years, from the horrors of apartheid through to the emerging rainbow nation in the 1990s and the multi-cultural team of today.
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            ISBN 9781909715820
            Released AU 1 Oct 2020
            Publisher Birlinn General
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            Ordinary Joe
               

            Ordinary Joe (Paperback)

            By Schmidt, Joe

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            • Pub Date
              10 Sep 20

            'He's a great coach. He lives and breathes the game. There's nothing he doesn't know.' Brian O'Driscoll 'The best coach Irish rugby - arguably Irish sport - has ever had' Malachy Clerkin, Irish Times In the autumn of 2010, a little-known New Zealander called Joe Schmidt took over... as head coach at Leinster. He had never been in charge of a professional team. After Leinster lost three of their first four games, a prominent Irish rugby pundit speculated that Schmidt had 'lost the dressing room'. Nine years on, Joe Schmidt has stepped down as Ireland coach having achieved success on a scale never before seen in Irish rugby. Two Heineken Cups in three seasons with Leinster. Three Six Nations championships in six seasons with Ireland, including the Grand Slam in 2018. And a host of firsts: the first Irish victory in South Africa; the first Irish defeat of the All Blacks, and then a second; and Ireland's first number 1 world ranking. Along the way, Schmidt became a byword for precision and focus in coaching, remarkable attention to detail and the highest of standards. But who is Joe Schmidt? In Ordinary Joe, Schmidt tells the story of his life and influences: the experiences and management ideas that made him the coach, and the man, that he is today. And his diaries of the 2018 Grand Slam and the 2019 Rugby World Cup provide a brilliantly intimate insight into the stresses and joys of coaching a national team in victory and defeat. From the small towns in New Zealand's North Island where he played barefoot rugby and jostled around the dinner table with seven siblings, to the training grounds and video rooms where he consistently kept his teams a step ahead of the opposition, Ordinary Joe reveals an ordinary man who has helped his teams to achieve extraordinary things. 'Rugby obsessives and amateur coaches will revel in the insight that Schmidt offers into his training methods, tactics and preparation ... Full of insight, emotion and considered analysis' Irish Daily Mail 'H
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            ISBN 9780241981092
            Released AU 10 Sep 2020
            Publisher Penguin
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            Life with Sir Alex: A Fan's Story of Ferguson's 25 Years at Manchester United
             

            Life with Sir Alex: A Fan's Story of Ferguson's 25 Years at Manchester United (Paperback)

            By Tidey, Will

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            Sir Alex Ferguson celebrates 25 years in charge of Manchester United in November 2011. Life with Sir Alex tells the story of his managerial reign from the point of view of a supporter - through the ups and downs and the creation of three hugely successful teams.

            ISBN 9781408149515
            Released AU 1 Jan 2012
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Leap: Making the jump to take netball to the top of the world
             

            Leap: Making the jump to take netball to the top of the world (Paperback)

            By Mentor, Geva

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            • Pub Date
              11 Aug 20

            An inspiring memoir by England netball star and Commonwealth Games gold medallist Geva Mentor

            ISBN 9781529353389
            Released AU 11 Aug 2020
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
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            Leap: Making the jump to take netball to the top of the world

            Leap: Making the jump to take netball to the top of the world (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Mentor, Geva

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            An inspiring memoir by England netball star and Commonwealth Games gold medallist Geva Mentor

            ISBN 9781529373301
            Released AU 23 Jul 2019
            Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
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            Mana: Inside the All Blacks
              

            Mana: Inside the All Blacks (Hardback)

            Photographs by Danziger, Nick; By Kerr, James

            Photojournalist Nick Danziger and writer James Kerr have been granted unprecedented access to the All Black environment as the team builds towards the 2011 Rugby World Cup. The result is a landmark publishing event that looks at the men of the All Blacks and the land that they co...me from.
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            ISBN 9781869712211
            Published AU 11 Nov 2010
            Publisher Hachette
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Favourite Cricket Yarns: Expanded and Updated
             

            Favourite Cricket Yarns: Expanded and Updated (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Piesse, Ken

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            • Pub Date
              3 Nov 20

            Which notable player asked Don Bradman if he 'had anything to do with cricket'? Who told a young Shane Warne to forget bowling and concentrate on his batting? Whose outfield catch is considered the greatest of all? Find out in Favourite Cricket Yarns. Packed full of hilarious (mo...stly) true stories, fascinating anecdotes, bloopers and stats, this updated edition from Australian sport's master storyteller Ken Piesse will have you laughing out loud. The perfect book for any cricket fan, it covers the biggest names in the game - from The Don, Big Merv and the Chappells to Gilly, Clarke and Smith.
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            ISBN 9781760686604
            Published AU 3 Nov 2020
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
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            The Mighty Bras: A Suburban Football Story with Intestinal Fortitude

            The Mighty Bras: A Suburban Football Story with Intestinal Fortitude (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Connolly, Paul

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            In the summer of 2003, a mob of mature Melbourne women threw caution, asthma inhalers and orthopaedic inserts to the wind and formed a formed (soccer) team to play in the lower division of the metropolitan league. That the world's media missed the birth of the Mighty Bras, the Br...unswick Zebras all-ages team, was hardly a surprise - though it felt newsworthy to these brave novices and the friends and families. But Paul Connolly was there and has steered this unique team through its triumphs and tumbles ever since. His enthralling and humorous memoir is a suburban football story about friendship, community and shared ideals. The Mighty Bras is monument to the fact that winning isn't everything.
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            ISBN 9780980637861
            Published AU 1 Apr 2010
            Publisher Affirm Press
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            A Year to Remember: The Real Behind-the-Scenes Story of South Sydney's Road to the Grand Final
             

            A Year to Remember: The Real Behind-the-Scenes Story of South Sydney's Road to the Grand Final (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Maguire, Michael

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            The inside story of South Sydney's greatest season, when they won the premiership for the first time in 40 years, written by their coach.

            ISBN 9781925266214
            Published AU 14 Oct 2015
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
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