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The Canadian Portrait Gallery - Volume 3 (of 4) By John Charles Dent
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: John Charles Dent (November 8, 1841 – September 27, 1888)... More > was a journalist, author and historian.He was born in Kendal, Westmorland, England. Shortly after his birth, his family emigrated to Canada West.Dent received his primary education in Canadian schools, studied law in Brantford, Ontario, and became an attorney in 1865. He practised law for a few years, but found the profession did not suit him, and was drawn to pursue literary endeavours instead. He accordingly relinquished his practice as soon as he felt himself in a position to do so, and went to England.He developed his journalistic skills working for The Daily Telegraph. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Charles_Dent< Less
The U.S. And Canadian Army Strategies: Failures In Understanding By Colonel Stephen Brent Appleton et al.
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Organizational conception and business practice share much in common with military strategy. The two areas of study have had a mutually supportive relationship for decades. Particularly since the... More > commencement of the 20th century, the business community has borrowed freely from and refined military thinking. This practice has been in large part credited with the enormous success of the industrial expansion of the United States and Canada. Many of today’s multicorporations gained global prominence from adopting and employing military concepts and people. But the phenomenon has not been altogether one-sided. Since the 1970s, the military profession has, in turn, embraced organizational thinking and business practices. This paper will focus on the military’s attempt to assimilate aspects of management and organizational theory, as well as business experience, to bring direction and meaning to its present and future placement in the 21st century.< Less
The "People Power" Job Superbook: Book 41. Canadian Vocational - Trades - Career School Guide By Tony Kelbrat
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This book has basic contact information for vocational-trades-career schools, colleges and apprenticeship programs in Canada. You could go to work at some company as a general laborer then after a... More > year or so, they'll put you into the apprenticeship program where you continue to work but every year depending on the trade, take about six weeks of fulltime classes then go back to work. You could immediately go to vocational school, get a certificate then go to work in the field as an apprentice. Provincial governments have the responsibility to train and certify apprentices. The Red Seal Program is an attempt to standardize all apprenticeship programs so a graduate in one province can work in any other province. Most apprencticeship programs are a mix of classroom work and on-the-job training/ OJT. Some are all OJT with no classroom work. You learn the entire trade on the job and then you either take some licensing test or just work, your employability dependent on how well you do the job.< Less
The "People Power" Education Superbook: Book 33. Canadian Vocational - Trades - Career School Guide By Tony Kelbrat
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This book has basic contact information for vocational-trades-career schools, colleges and apprenticeship programs in Canada.
The “People Power” Job Superbook: Book 42. Canadian Job Guide (Covers Most Fields, Most Local Areas) By Tony Kelbrat
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United States and Canada are virtually one country when it comes to the job search. Some enlightened people should get rid of all those rules about Canadians and Americans working in each others'... More > countries. It's just a money boom for lawyers and the government departments that collect visa fees. Books about Canadian jobs are at #331.123-129 or HD5728 and HF5382 at the library. American job websites often cover Canadian job ads. This is the most indepth Canadian job book I've ever seen so it is the big job book for Canada. If you want more information in some fields, get the other relevant books I've created like the medical or law ones. Human Resources Development Canada/ Hrdc is the federal government's employment and unemployment office. You go there to try to find a job, get trained for a job and to fill out the paperwork to apply for unemployment benefits. They have counselors and databases available for free to help you find a job regardless of your profession.< Less
NURSE, Hear You, Hear Me By LILLIAN TYMCHUK
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More than 50 rare photos of Canadian nurses, on-duty from coast to coast, complement this amazing compendium of true stories garned from RNs from every corner of Canada. Readers will feel the joy,... More > the sorrow, and even the laughter of the nurses, as they share in their amazing experiences.< Less
NURSE, Hear You, Hear Me By LILLIAN TYMCHUK
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More than 50 rare photos of Canadian nurses, on-duty from coast to coast, complement this amazing compendium of true stories garned from RNs from every corner of Canada. Readers will feel the joy,... More > the sorrow, and even the laughter of the nurses, as they share in their amazing experiences.< Less
Ninety By Preethi Manuel
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Forced to leave his parents early to attend school and start by writing on a slate, this is the remarkable life of D.A.S. Gnanadoss, a Canadian-Indian whose life began in a small village in South... More > India. Armed with courage and determination, he rises to the top of his profession, joining the Food & Agricultural Organisation (FAO) of the United Nations as a fisheries expert. Nearing his 90th birthday celebrations with his wife, 5 children, 11 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren, he is interviewed in Toronto by his niece Preethi. A captivating read for anyone interested in life history, dual heritage, fisheries, and what it takes to face life's raw challenges and succeed.< Less
"Wanderschaft" Tales of a Travelling Sweep (Black & White Version) By Norman Lenz
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This is the wonderful and heartwarming real life story of Norman Lenz, a German Chimney sweep by profession, as he learns his trade in pre and post World War II Germany. To survive he has to take up... More > the ancient custom of "Wanderschaft" or travelling thru the country to ply his trade. It is also the story of how he and his family leave Germany with nothing and journey to far away Canada to start a new life. It is a story about chasing your dream, never giving up and making the most of "sweeps luck".< Less
"Wanderschaft" Tales of a Travelling Sweep (Black & White Version) By Norman Lenz
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This is the wonderful and heartwarming real life story of Norman Lenz, a German Chimney sweep by profession, as he learns his trade in pre and post World War II Germany. To survive he has to take up... More > the ancient custom of "Wanderschaft" or travelling thru the country to ply his trade. It is also the story of how he and his family leave Germany with nothing and journey to far away Canada to start a new life. It is a story about chasing your dream, never giving up and making the most of "sweeps luck".< Less

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