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Bare Knuckled Project Management: How to Succeed at Every Project
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Price: Free! Words: 39,100. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Michael Dobson. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
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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
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Price: Free! Words: 37,460. Language: British English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
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
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,410. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
"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.
Making It Work
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Price: Free! Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Making It Work is a no-nonsense, hands on guide to small business management.. Based on my personal experiences, growing my business from a small, local start up, to a multi-million pound international company, I provide guidance on the essential steps of running any small business, from managing the money to managing yourself, and everything in between.
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
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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.
Hope Is Not A Strategy: Leadership Lessons from the Obama Presidency
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,540. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
This is a book on leadership, which uses the many mistakes and failures of Barack Obama’s first term as illustrative examples for leadership lessons to be learned. The mistakes and failures during Obama’s presidency are nearly all traceable to his fundamental leadership and experience shortcomings.
The Path Of Excellence WORLD CLASS LEADERSHIP
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Price: Free! Words: 24,960. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
For the first time here, ‘Excellence’ can be understood as a validated measureable methodology with a destination that can be understood as: ‘Becoming World Class’. This is a business improvement book for everyone. Whether you are a small business, large company, head of a division, run a department or are an individual employee who simply wants better results, this book is for you.
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.
Famous By Friday
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
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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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,160. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by InkWell Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Information 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.
Hiring Talented Team Players- A guide to getting it right
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Price: $7.99 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 City of Influence
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
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Jack Green thought long hours and cut-throat competition were the keys to success—until his business began failing. Then, one night, a mysterious visitor appears, promising to deliver nine keys that will salvage Jack’s future—the keys to the city of influence. The City of Influence is a humorous, insightful business parable that will help you build relationships and create success.
The Quick But Essential Guide to Project Management
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
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New Extended Edition! Explore the dark arts of Project Management with this quick but essential guide. For those either new to project management or wishing to refresh their skills, this guide is packed with practical advice from an author with over 25 years experience in business. With a focus on people skills, learn how to construct realistic plans and manage projects to successful completion.
FUN IP Fundamentals of Intellectual Property
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Series: FUN IP, Book 1 ยท Intellectual Property, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012 by Kalyan C Kankanala. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
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.
L is for Leader
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,650. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
If you want down-to-earth examples and simple-to-follow ideas to build a successful organization, make more money and have happy employees then this book is for you! Learn how other people have made improvements, gone on to advance their careers and make HUGE profits. This book belongs in every leader's library - it can deliver results.
Merchants of Debt: KKR and the Mortgaging of American Business--The Full Version
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,160. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2013 by InkWell Publishing. Category: 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.
Good vs Good: Why the 8 Great Goods are behind every good (and bad) decision
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,440. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by North Star Books. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
This book is philosophy of the most practical kind. Based on six years of research in more than 20 cultures and involving over 3000 people, Good vs Good describes eight categories of Goods on which we all make our daily decisions. Each of us has our own almost unique prioritization of these goods—but it is an unspoken, unexamined order that makes our decisions erratic and unpredictable at times.
You know all the Answers, but do you know the Questions?
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 23,980. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consulting
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You’re the manager of a business that needs help. You consider calling in a Management Consultant to fix the problem, but want to know more about the possible fixes. This book is a guide to the processes, to do the work yourself, or to manage a consultant effectively, with knowledge of the work, the traps and the opportunities. It will lift your management capabilities to the next level!
Leadership in Your Pocket. Leadership Tips for When You're on the Move.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,130. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
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.
Puttin' Cologne on the Rickshaw
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 112,630. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Organizational behavior
Puttin' Cologne on the Rickshaw is the consumate authority on workplace behavior and dysfunction. It teaches what's not taught in business school - how the workplace really works.