In The Wizard of Lies, Diana B. Henriques of The New York Times -- who has led the paper’s coverage of the Madoff scandal since the day the story broke -- has written the definitive book on the man and his scheme, drawing on unprecedented access and more than one hundred interviews with people at all levels and on all sides of the crime, including Madoff’s first interviews for publication since his arrest.
The view from penthouse B by Elinor Lipman. Two newly-single sisters, one a divorcée, the other a widow, become roommates with a handsome, gay cupcake-baker as they try to return to the dating world of lower Manhattan.
Unraveled- Just days before Bernard Madoff captured headlines as the largest Ponzi schemer in U.S. history, Marc Dreier, a prominent Manhattan attorney, was arrested for orchestrating a massive fraud scheme that netted hundreds of millions of dollars from hedge funds. Brazen forgeries and impersonations branded the white-collar crime spree remarkable. "Unraveled" is set in the "purgatory" of house arrest in an upper East Side penthouse, where the Court has ordered Dreier confined...
In Doing the Right Things Right, Laura Stack builds on the iconic book by Peter F. Drucker, The Effective Executive, which has been a staple in the business world for decades. Her interpretation brings a modern twist to Drucker’s definitive guide for executives who wish to keep their organizations afloat.
The Six Sigma Way : How to Maximize the Impact of Your Change and Improvement Efforts / Peter S. Pande, Robert P. Neuman, and Roland R. Cavanagh. Toledo and Findlay campuses. Call number: TS 156.17 .S59 .P36 2014.
Based on scientific research, Talent is Overrated shares the secrets of extraordinary performance and shows how to apply these principles. It features the stories of people who achieved world-class greatness through deliberate practice-including Benjamin Franklin, comedian Chris Rock, football star Jerry Rice, and top CEOs Jeffrey Immelt and Steven Ballmer.