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Bare Knuckled Project Management: How to Succeed at Every Project by Tony Gruebl
Price: Free! Words: 39,100. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 and represented by Timespinner Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management(5.00 from 1 review)
As many as 70% of projects fail, costing billions of dollars. You’ve hired certified project managers and implemented project management techniques, and yet you still don’t have the success you need. You need a Bare-Knuckled Project Manager, someone not afraid to ruffle a few feathers, make hard decisions, and speak key truths to people who don't always want to hear bad news.
My Organisation is a Jungle by Jef Staes
Price: Free! Words: 37,460. Language: British English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Organizational development
How do you create an environment in which new ideas can survive and thrive? How do you increase the innovative power of your organisation, its teams and its employees? What is strangling creative entrepreneurship in your company? This book gives a bold but chilling answer to all these challenging questions – questions which confront managers and executives on a daily basis.
Crônicas de uma Internet de Verão by Mario Persona
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,410. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Essay » Literature
"Crônicas de uma Internet de Verão" relembra a euforia que a Internet causou nos negócios no final do século vinte, e também as decepções sofridas quando o sonho acabou no início do século vinte e um. Com uma rara mescla de conhecimento e humor, Mario Persona consegue ensinar e entreter o leitor do começo ao fim com suas divertidas histórias que retratam o passado recente da Internet.
Understand Internal Auditing by Kaya Kwinana
Price: Free! Words: 43,260. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Auditing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
This book is intended for students as the first course on internal auditing at either undergraduate or MBA level, internal auditors (practitioners and educators) regardless of level and experience, board or audit committee members, and public and private sector organisational management and staff (especially senior management). Anyone can “Understand Internal Auditing”!
The New Way by William Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 32,290. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Fiction » Inspirational
The New Way is a fictitious story of Peter, a young dentist who buys his first dental practice. Peter's story is intended to help the solo practitioner to better understand how to traverse an industry in transition.
FUN IP Fundamentals of Intellectual Property by Dr.Kalyan C. Kankanala
Series: Intellectual Property Basics, Book 1 · Intellectual Property, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,200. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012 by Kalyan C Kankanala. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Fun IP makes intellectual property learning easy and enjoyable. It is a book meant for any person looking to learn intellectual property fundamentals with the help of interesting examples and case studies. The book narrates the IP story by weaving together background information, concepts, cases, experiences and public perceptions. The story is told by a leading Intellectual Property Expert.
Famous By Friday by James Breese
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management(4.00 from 1 review)
Just graduated from school? Just entering the job market? Or maybe you've finally found a position where you REALLY want to succeed? Wish you had some magic way to maximize your performance out there in the competitive world? In this little book, you will find the business world's 47 most useful problem-solving techniques, and you can easily put them to use this week!
Merchants of Debt: KKR and the Mortgaging of American Business--The Condensed Version by George Anders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,160. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by InkWell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Information management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
A vivid account of the deals, tactics and personalities associated with Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, this book shows KKR's financial alchemy in action as the firm combines borrowed money and borrowed management to create many billions of dollars of profits from owning companies such as Safeway, Duracell and Beatrice -- while also struggling to salvage its giant RJR Nabisco investment.
Leadership in Your Pocket. Leadership Tips for When You're on the Move. by Pilar Orti
Price: Free! Words: 20,190. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational
The changing workplace and current economic conditions mean that financial incentives are no longer the best ways to motivate people at work. The new manager needs to lead by example and create the conditions for his or her team members to flourish. Leadership in Your Pocket is made up of 17 articles to help you do just that. This short, sharp book is perfect to read when you are on the move.
Living Networks: Anniversary Edition by rossdawson
Price: Free! Words: 86,560. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
The networks are coming to life. In Living Networks, Ross Dawson offers a systematic executive’s framework for taking advantage of this extraordinary transformation. This Anniversary Edition on the 12th Anniversary of the original edition shows the prescience of the book, which accurately describes the world we live in today.
Horizontal Management: How to Empower Employees, Unleash Innovation and Improve Decision-Making by D. Keith Denton
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 65,840. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Production & operations management
D. Keith Denton writes how to delayer modern organizations and push responsibility and accountability for work down to the lowest levels of the organization -- where the work is being performed. The emphasis on his customer-driven model is creating employee involvement and empowerment at the level that interfaces with the customer.
Handling Employee Complaints: Human Resources Tools and Techniques by D. Keith Denton
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 48,100. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
This book focus on the issue of employee complaints, and had been designed for use as both a self-instruction manual and a training device to teach supervisors, managers and staff how to better manage employee complaints. It offers a variety of techniques and tools that can be used to reduce the number of complaints, better manage those complaints that remain and improve employee relations.
Business Process Re-engineering: A Simple Process Improvement Approach to Improve Business Performance by Giles Johnston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / manufacturing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
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.
What Managers Don't Know & Workers Can't Tell Them by Darren Smithson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / business development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
WMDK&WCTT looks at 18 areas of concern that if handled correctly can improve your management & leadership skills whilst enabling your organisation to not only succeed in the current climate, but even grow. These 18 areas then form the foundation steps to enacting The 12 Principles for Success, principles based on 25 years experience and the latest research.
Meet the Challenge of Change in 7 Steps (When Bears Listen to Rabbits) by James Dillon
Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 35,600. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
This book presents 7 steps of a change process, with each step illustrated by successful, innovative companies and managers. With the help of an exclusive test, readers can validate their ability to be actors who manage their own change processes. The final section is a "business tale" -- When Bears Listen to Rabbits -- used to illustrate Emotional Intelligence in action.
PERspective: Pros and Cons of Expat Life - Experiences from 25 years and 84 countries by Per Ostberg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,510. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
PERspective follows Ostberg’s uneven self-discovery path as he bares the expat life and challenges. Drawing on personal stories from 84 countries, he answers questions about culture crash, building & managing multicultural teams and avoiding common expatriate traps. It offers practical techniques for trouble-shooting, cultural intelligence, stress management, and knowing when to leave.
Lead by Greatness by David Lapin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,810. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management(5.00 from 1 review)
Lead By Greatness, by leadership consultant, rabbi, and speaker, David Lapin, reveals a new leadership philosophy by which his international clients have built unrivaled economic growth. He identifies eight key character traits that leaders must cultivate to transform their organizations and usher in a new era of growth, innovation, and a competitive advantage that cannot be imitated.
Wow! That's a Great Idea! 30 Great Ideas on Innovation from the Idea Factory by Ed Bernacki
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,030. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
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.
Ask the Coach by John Agno
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
With so much structural change happening within the world economy, people recognize that they have many questions that demand answers. The purpose of this book is to illustrate some of those questions along with responds by a personal business coach. "Ask the Coach" is a reference book; like a dictionary or any other similar resource book that is not meant to be read cover to cover.