Off the shelf

Off the shelf

Meaningful work spurs on employees

GetAbstract finds plenty of depth in Bains’ argument that people work better when they know that their labour serves a greater good.

Meaning, Inc.: The Blueprint for Business Success in the 21st Century

Gurnek Bains

Profile Books, 2007, 224 pages

List Price: $24.95

ISBN-13: 9781861978837


Dos?and dont’s in a workplace

To develop her book, Bruzzese culled through hundreds of letters she received from workers asking for advice about problems they encounter at work.

GetAbstract suggests that she can teach you a lot about what constitutes acceptable—and not so acceptable—workplace behaviour.

45 Things You Do That Drive Your Boss Crazy: And How to Avoid Them

Anita Bruzzese

Perigee Trade, 2007, 256 pages

List Price: $13.95

ISBN-13: 9780399533174