Canadian-Specific Publications

VOLUNTEERS: Asset or Liability


An impressive and handy reference manual on establishing and maintaining an effective volunteer program. This book provides a comprehensive look at how risk management techniques can help you achieve best practices in volunteer management. It contains practical tips, suggestions and checklists for developing strategies to minimize risk.

This indispensable text can be used by volunteer managers and volunteers alike to address the critical issues and concerns faced daily. 208 pages



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MADE IN CANADA LEADERSHIP: Wisdom from the Nation's Best and Brightest on the Art and Practice of Leadership


Leadership is currently one of the most daunting issues facing all sectors of the economy in Canada and abroad. Many think we are faced wtih a leadership shortage and need to take drastic measures to remedy this problem. As a result, organizations wonder about the most effective approach to leadership development and seek to implement the best strategies and programs to enable their workforce to acquire and hone leadership skills. Made in Canada Leadership seeks to answer three fundamental questions: What are the best ways to develop competent leaders? How to ensure a reliable supply of capable leaders for the country? How to strengthen Canadian leadership


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THE PENSION PUZZLE: Your Complete Guide to Government Benefits, RRSPs, and Employer Plans, 3rd Edition


An "owner's manual" for every Canadian with a pension plan. Millions of Canadians are covered by pension plans in one form or another-whether that's CPP or a company plan, or personal RRSPs. But pensions are the benefit least understood by employees. They're confusing and complex, but understanding pensions is crucial to every Canadians' financial security in retirement. The Pension Puzzle is not just for those about to retire. It's for every working Canadian who needs to make decisions about their pension plan and how it affects their financial future.


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ENOUGH BULL: How to Retire Well without the Stock Market, Mutual Funds, or Even an Investment Advisor

More than ever before, Canadians are frightened and stressed out about their retirement and financial future. With the mortgage, car payments and credit card bills, there never seems to be enough to pay the current bills let alone save thousands in RRSPSs. At the same time, the large financial institutions are bombarding us with fearful messages of destitution unless we maximize our RRSP contributions. The stock market crash of 2008 has proven one thing: traditional retirement planning advice simply doesn't work. The risks are too enormous. Throwing money into RRSPs and trusting the stock market is like gambling with your family's future. But how do you plan for retirement without risking everything? In Enough Bull, David Trahair explains.  

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YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU: Common-Sense Estate Planning for Canadians, 5th Edition


Estate planning is everybody's issue. If you don't plan for what happens to your money, your children, your house and other assets upon your death, the government will make those decisions for you. In these turbulent financial times, planning for the future is more important than ever, especially when it involves the financial security of those you love. 320 page resource on the financial, legal and human issues around estate planning.

 

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PERSONAL FINANCE FOR CANADIANS FOR DUMMIES


Do you need help managing your financial priorities? Relax! This friendly guide gives you just the information you need to take control of your finances and make the most of your money. Whatever your income level, whatever your financial goals, the updated edition of this national bestseller is the Canadian sourcebook of sound financial planning.

 

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