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Hanging Fire
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Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 87,530. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
A senior manager battles her own colleagues in a keenly competitive business – and discovers how to achieve predictable results in a world filled with uncertainty and unknowns.
Lean Principles with Practice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Production & operations management
The purpose of this short book is to introduce the reader to some of the key concepts that underpin Lean; making businesses faster and more competitive by understanding and eliminating the sources of waste in processes. It is not intended as an exhaustive text on the subject, more as a summary with some practical examples and anecdotes that will help the reader understand what is meant by Lean.
The Real Business 101: Lessons From the Trenches
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,880. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The Real Business 101:Lessons From the Trenches is a collection of business tips from a serial entrepreneur covering all phases of running a business. These tips are based on a successful 40 year career running several types of businesses from start-ups to turnarounds to growing an already successful business. Tips include hiring, firing, doing acquisitions, sales, marketing, and much more.
You Want How Much
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: British English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Mergers & acquisitions
(5.00 from 1 review)
An owner’s practical guide to getting your business investment ready or ready for sale.
The Unforgettable Boss: The Seven Fundamentals of Managing and Motivating
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,390. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
An executive coach and business consultant, Bob DeLisa in The Unforgettable Boss lets us in on the secrets to being a good and effective manager, both as an entrepreneur or while climbing the ranks at a bigger enterprise. His Seven Fundamentals are guaranteed to put you on the road to success.
How To Get the Most Value From Your Next Conference
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Bridge the gap between the inspiration of a conference and action back at work. Think about your last conference. Did you make notes and never look at them again? Did you collect business cards from people you can’t remember? This how-to book can help you become a more innovative conference participant. It will enhance your skills to find great ideas and convert them into business results.
Business Process Re-engineering: A Simple Process Improvement Approach to Improve Business Performance
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,250. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / manufacturing
Do You Need To ‘Upgrade’ The Way Your Business Works? 'Business Process Re-engineering’ is a practical how to guide based on the author's experience of helping businesses to improve their business performance. It is aimed at the person whose job it is to make operational and on time delivery improvements happen.
Sunrise Meetings: Create Effective Routines To Make Your Business Run Like Clockwork
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,710. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Time management
'Sunrise Meetings' is a practical how to guide to help your business develop effective routines in order to become more productive and run like clockwork.
60 Minute:Scrum
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Series: 60 Minute Guides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Scrum is an Agile based project management approach that has allowed countless organisations achieve competitive advantage by allowing them to deliver the highest value in the shortest amount of time. 60 Minute Scrum uses a number of techniques to not only teach you the Scrum framework in less than 60 minutes, but to ensure that you are able to recall it for years to come.
Wow! That's a Great Idea! 30 Great Ideas on Innovation from the Idea Factory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,030. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
This collection of 30 insightful articles on creativity and innovation is published by Ed Bernacki, the 'Innovationalist' who started the Idea Factory in 1996. He is a thought leader on ideas about innovation and creativity. These articles are packaged into five categories to help people be more innovative in their thinking. It is a powerful way to start your journey toward innovation.
Effective SOPs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Do your SOPs work for your business? Standard Operating Procedures, or SOPs, are an essential part of any business to ensure that quality and consistency occur like clockwork amidst the busy-ness of day to day working.
Business Secrets of Steve Jobs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,630. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
(4.00 from 1 review)
To Steve Jobs, conventionality was a road towards mediocrity. In order to be the best, Jobs and Apple had to think different. This book covers Steve Jobs and his secrets from a business perspective. It covers areas such as Jobs’s product, marketing, strategic, and negotiation acumen as well as his leadership secrets such as his stupendous story-telling abilities. Enjoy.
Classical Strategies for a Modern World: the Essence of the Art of War and the Thirty-Six Stratagems
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
This bold re-imagining of Sun-tzu's masterwork of strategic planning and conflict analysis has taken the esoteric aphorisms of the original and reworked them into a lively, easy-to-read English prose. Conflict itself is discussed in an abstract, generalized way to allow for the direct application of proven approaches to a variety of fields, including business, sports, and social activism.
Hiring Talented Team Players- A guide to getting it right
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 55,430. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2013 and represented by Fletcher Wimbush. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
The most common hiring mistakes seldom come from selecting unqualified people. As the saying goes, “Hire for skills; fire for attitude.” The biggest mistakes come from hiring attitude problems and personality misfits. This failure is easy to understand. Personality is too complicated to determine from interview questions.
The A to Z of leadership Success
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Price: $17.00 USD. Words: 13,570. Language: Australian English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
“What do you wish you had known before you became a leader for the first time?”. Every section – all 33 insights – draws on the responses to this question.
The Lens of Leadership: Being the Leader Others WANT to Follow
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,350. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Whether you are an experienced leader with broad responsibilities, an early leader who wants to get ahead faster, or an aspiring future leader who wants to expand your influence, viewing your role through The Lens of Leadership will ensure that you deliver better results, get promoted faster, and inspire those around you.
A View from Beneath the Dancing Elephant: Rediscovering IBM's Corporate Constitution
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,610. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
If Lou Gerstner’s Who Says Elephants Can’t Dance? is the yang, this book is the yin—that quintessential opposing and balancing force. It is an IBM employee-owner’s perspective; it captures the views of those that will determine IBM’s 21st Century permanence. Its premise? IBM must rediscover its Corporate Constitution—its basic beliefs of Respect, Service and Excellence.
Business Results Revolution
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 60,670. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Three simple questions separate high-growth, market-leading companies from the rest of the pack: Why do our customers do business with us?; Why do our employees think our customers do business with us?; Are we sure? This book will help your organization achieve success so you can answer these critical questions consistently and confidently.