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    • The Second Curve

    • By: Charles Handy
    • Narrated by: Charles Handy
    • Length: 6 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Britain's leading guru looks to the future. Charles Handy is one of the giants of contemporary thought. His books on management - including Understanding Organizations and Gods of Management - have changed the way we view business. His work on broader issues and trends - such as Beyond Certainty - has changed the way we view society. In The Second Curve, Handy builds on a life's work to glimpse into the future and see what challenges and opportunities lie ahead.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • So powerful book.

    • By andrea misura zuvela on 16-04-19

    Regular price: £19.99

    • The Empty Raincoat

    • Making Sense of the Future
    • By: Charles Handy
    • Narrated by: Charles Handy
    • Length: 2 hrs and 58 mins
    • Abridged
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    The changes that Charles Handy foresaw in The Age of Unreason are happening. Endless growth can make for a candy-floss economy, and capitalism must be its own sternest critic. Charles Handy reaches here for a philosophy beyond the mechanics of business organisations, beyond material choices, to try and establish an alternative universe where the work ethic can contain a natural sense of continuity, connections, and a sense of direction.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • A communist rant devoid of any evidence

    • By Alexander on 18-07-13

    Regular price: £11.99

    • 21 Letters on Life and Its Challenges

    • By: Charles Handy
    • Narrated by: Roy McMillan
    • Length: 4 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
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    Charles Handy is one of the giants of contemporary thought. His books on management - including Understanding Organizations and Gods of Management - have changed the way we view business. His work on broader issues and trends - such as Beyond Certainty and The Second Curve - has changed the way we view society. In his new book, Handy builds on a life's work to glimpse into the future and see what challenges and opportunities the next generation faces. How will people cope with change in a world where the old certainties no longer apply?

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Charles Handy on Eudaemonia and Other Important Matters

    • By: Charles Handy
    • Narrated by: Dave Summers
    • Length: 13 mins
    • Original Recording
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    Charles Handy is often referred to as Britain's greatest management thinker. He has written some of the most influential management articles and books of the past 30 years, including The Age of Unreason, The Elephant and the Flea, The Future or Work, and The Age of Paradox.

    Regular price: £0.99