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    • Leading Clever People (Harvard Business Review)

    • By: Rob Goffee, Gareth Jones
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 25 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 46
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    In an economy driven by ideas and intellectual know-how, top executives recognize the importance of employing smart, highly creative people. But if clever people have one defining characteristic, it's that they do not want to be led. So what is a leader to do?

    From the March 2007 issue of Harvard Business Review.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very Interesting

    • By Dennis on 10-18-16

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Wild Boy

    • By: Rob Lloyd Jones
    • Narrated by: James Clamp
    • Length: 5 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4 out of 5 stars 6

    Snatched up by an unscrupulous and abusive showman, Wild Boy, covered in hair from head to toe, becomes a sideshow freak. Isolated from other children and wickedly abused by the cruel master who bought him, Wild Boy becomes an avid observer, developing Sherlock Holmes - like deductive skills. Although he is tormented and insulted, kicked and spat at, his quick mind takes in everything he sees. When a murder occurs at the fair, Wild Boy is hastily accused. Can he use his powers of deduction to save himself?

    Regular price: $19.99

    • The Vault of Poseidon

    • Joe Hawke Series, Book 1
    • By: Rob Jones
    • Narrated by: Shaun Grindell
    • Length: 8 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    What is the oldest, darkest secret in the world? The discovery of an ancient Greek text that could be the final piece of a mysterious puzzle older than time itself leads to a hunt for the truth as Joe Hawke fights to stop dark forces intent on changing the course of history forever.

    Regular price: $26.59

    • Creating the Best Workplace (Harvard Business Review)

    • By: Rob Goffee, Gareth Jones
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    Rob Goffee, a professor of organizational behavior at the London Business School, and Gareth Jones, a professor at the IE Business School in Madrid, unveil a six-part agenda for executives who aim to give employees what they really need to be their most productive.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Who and Where

    • By Cherie Teasdale on 04-21-16

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Thunder God

    • Joe Hawke Series, Book 2
    • By: Rob Jones
    • Narrated by: Shaun Grindell
    • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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    In Thunder God, former Special Forces specialist Joe Hawke must take even greater steps to secure the future of humanity when an international human-trafficker embarks on an insane pursuit of the greatest power in the world, a power so mighty it will change the course of history forever. Joe Hawke and his team fight their way through the Shanghai underworld to Genghis Khan's tomb and then on to the final resting place of the ancient Map of Immortality in a bid to stop the Thunder God from seizing the greatest power on Earth.

    Regular price: $26.59

    • The Tomb of Eternity

    • Joe Hawke Series, Book 3
    • By: Rob Jones
    • Narrated by: Shaun Grindell
    • Length: 7 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    The Tomb of Eternity is the third and final part of the Immortality Arc and sees former Special Forces soldier Joe Hawke and the rest of the team face a lethal enemy who will stop at nothing in the epic hunt for the oldest secret in the world. As the struggle to discover the elixir of life draws to its furious conclusion, Hawke fights against the clock in a desperate search for the dark truth about not only the source of eternal life but also his wife's savage murder, and what he discovers shocks him to his core.

    Regular price: $26.59

    • Wild Boy and the Black Terror

    • By: Rob Lloyd Jones
    • Narrated by: James Clamp
    • Length: 7 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1

    London, 1842. Wild Boy, master detective and former freak-show performer, and Clarissa, circus acrobat and troublemaker, are the secret last hope of a city beset by horror. A poisoner stalks the streets, leaving victims mad with terror - and then dead. Can the Black Terror be traced to a demon called Malphas? With their partnership threatened by rules and regulations, can Wild Boy and Clarissa uncover a cure in time to save the queen and the city?

    Regular price: $19.99

    • Harvard Business Review, March 2007

    • By: Daniel Goldstein, Rob Goffee, Gareth Jones, and others
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt, Harvard Business Review
    • Length: 1 hr and 39 mins
    • Highlights
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    In a short article from "Forethought", Daniel Goldstein offers some advice on getting an unrecognized brand to be known. Then, there are two full-length articles that take a look at specific management challenges. In "Leading Clever People", authors Rob Goffee and Gareth Jones offer some tips on how to lead your most creative employees, especially when they're the types who don't want to be lead.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Jake Atlas and the Tomb of the Emerald Snake

    • By: Rob Lloyd Jones
    • Narrated by: Andy Cresswell
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Atlas family is in trouble: Jake hides an addiction to stealing, and his twin sister, Pan, has to conceal her genius for fear of bullies. The siblings can't stop fighting - with each other and with their parents, stuffy professors of Ancient History. But Jake's and Pan's lives take a dramatic turn when the family go to Cairo on holiday. Jake's and Pan's parents mysteriously vanish, and it's up to the twins to find them.

    Regular price: $16.73

    • Wild Boy and the Black Terror

    • By: Rob Lloyd Jones
    • Narrated by: Daniel Coonan
    • Length: 8 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A new sensation grips London – a poisoner who strikes without a trace, leaving victims mad with terror...and then dead. Is there a cure for the Black Terror? To find out, Wild Boy and Clarissa must catch the killer. Their hunt will lead them from the city's vilest slums to its grandest palaces and to a darkness at the heart of its very highest society.

    Regular price: $16.21

    • Wild Boy

    • By: Rob Lloyd Jones
    • Narrated by: Daniel Coonan
    • Length: 6 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
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    London, 1841. A boy covered in hair, raised as a monster, condemned to life in a travelling freak show. A boy with an extraordinary power of observation and detection. A boy accused of murder; on the run; hungry for the truth. Behold the savage spectacle of Wild Boy.

    Regular price: $13.52