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The Happy Hammock: How to Escape the Cold and Live in Mexico

Paperback $10 USD or CAD currency

ISBN: 978-0988104198

Author: Kathrin Lake

Sick of the cold, Kathrin & John naively buy a casa in small town Mexico…or did they? On their crazy path they learn, laugh and love all the way to the altar while falling in love witth their small Mexican town and its cast of characters. A true story.

Book 1 of a Series

Categories: Memoirs, Humour, Romantic Comedy, Travel (creative non-fiction)

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The Happy Hammock Builds a House: How to Build Your Dream House in Mexico

Paperback $16 USD or CAD currency

ISBN: 978-1775202431

Author: Kathrin Lake

Kathrin & John have no way to pay for a casa to be built in their beloved town in Mexico. Kathrin tries everything—short of a bank heist—to secure the funds until a twist of fate intervenes and a new host of problems ensue. What is it to be the “boss lady” to a Mexican building crew? How do you furnish a casa with a color-obsessed friend while avoiding a taboo topic? What do you do when a real disaster strikes? Can her marriage survive all these stresses?

Book 2 of a Series

Categories: Memoirs, Humour, Romantic Comedy, Travel, Retirement (creative non-fiction)

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Good Planets Are Hard To Buy: A Management Handbook for Creating Conscious Capitalism, Sustainability Principles and Supply Chain Excellence

Paperback $10 USD or CAD currency

ISBN: 978-1517450953

Author: Larry Berglund

Good Planets Are Hard To Buy is the definitive book on applying sustainability principles for entrepreneurs, managers and especially supply chain managers to create conscious capitalism in their organizations. Award winning author Larry Berglund shows the history, failures and solutions to the sustainability crisis. The book is divided into Why, Who and How sections and gives anyone practical and progressive ways to start implementing sustainability strategies in any organization immediately! There is a reason this book is consistently given five star reviews and is a vital read for our times because good planets are hard to buy.

Book 1 of a Series

Categories: Business, Sustainability, Green, Supply Chain, Leadership, Environmental

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Lead with Your Heart: Developing and Leading Teams That Care

Paperback $10 USD or CAD currency

ISBN: 978-1497383227

Author: Edith Martin

Edith Martin puts pen to paper after 40 years of experience in Recreation Facility Management with easy-to-read stories and tips for leading a top-notch team.The Rec Coach book series is a powerful trilogy: Lead with Your Heart, Lead with Your Head and Lead with Your Hands. This series contains practical wisdom for leaders inside the Recreation Industry and beyond. Each story includes critical lessons and questions for you to reflect on how well you are doing as a leader with your team.Wouldn’t it be nice to gain respect quickly? Wouldn’t it be great to set the right environment to inspire a team that cares? Even if you are a new supervisor or manager? With the The Rec Coach’s easy to follow guidance, you will

Book 1 of a Series

Categories: Business, Recreational Facilities Management, Sports facilities, Customer Service, Leadership

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Lead with Your Head: Leading SMART Teams

Paperback $10 USD or CAD currency

ISBN: 978-0994846129

Author: Edith Martin

In Lead with Your Head, The Rec Coach is invited into a large multi-complex recreational facility by its new director to solve issues cropping up in several departments from the aquatic centre to the field house. The RidgeRock Recreation Centre and its employees are based on real situations that The Rec Coach has encountered over her award-winning career leading teams. These stories are a fun and entertaining way to learn and will give any manager practical tools, step by step guidance and Olympic-sized inspiration. Readers will follow The Rec Coach as she works with managers to create SMART teams and ultimately a SMART organization using her 6 SMART strategies: •Synergy of Strengths, Strategies and Systems, •Meetings Matter, •Accountability, •Recognition, •Teachable Moments

Book 2 of a Series

Categories: Business, Recreational Facilities Management, Sports facilities, Customer Service, Leadership, Meeting Managment, Strategic People Management, Kolbe, Recognition

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