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PERspective: Pros and Cons of Expat Life - Experiences from 25 years and 84 countries
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,510. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
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.
The Last Minute Manager
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,780. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
This is a very humorous book, which chronicles the history of Last Minute Management and fifty techniques that will help you to become an ineffective Last Minute Manager. This tongue-in-cheek "how to manual" is really a very serious book on what not to do if you want to be a good manager. This approach makes the book entertaining and at the same time very informative.
Understand Internal Auditing
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Price: Free! Words: 43,260. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Auditing
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”!
Understanding Sarbanes-Oxley, What is Different After December 2013
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Series: Understanding Sarbanes-Oxley, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,730. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business Law
The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board has approved amendments, as well as certain updates and clarifications, to tailor certain of its rules to the audits and auditors of brokers and dealers registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission, as authorized by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. "Today's vote to conform the PCAOB's rules ...
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.
Targeting Teamwork: How Bosses and Other Performance Managers Can Build and Sustain Team and Organizational Excellence
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,420. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Total quality management
This book was written with small and medium business owners and management in mind, especially leaders of start-ups and individuals gaining supervisory responsibilities. However, it is for anyone building or leading a team or organization. The basics for maximizing teamwork are simple to understand, but only bosses and other performance managers who are willing and able will accomplish them.
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.
Meet the Challenge of Change in 7 Steps (When Bears Listen to Rabbits)
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Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 35,600. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
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.
101 Tips for the Enlightened Project Manager
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,820. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
101 Tips for the Enlightened Project Manager provides the knowledge, tools, and techniques to start you on the path towards enlightened project management. Applying just some of the tips from the book will significantly improve the performance of you and your team in ways that will be noticed by others in the organization.
Food Service Department Manual - Business & Industry, Long Term and Acute Care
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This publication may be used as a basic guide in creating a food service department manual tailored to meet the specific needs of your facility. Information may need to be changed or incorporated as federal and state laws are implemented or changed. As is concurrent with national and state regulatory each facility is ultimately responsible for all aspects of compliance. Most sections work in
Employee Retention and the 21st Century Leader
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,110. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Does your business have a problem with retention? Learn how to be a 21st Century Leader to fix the problem. Each chapter is short and to the point; giving real life examples of how to be a great leader. Also included are exercises to help you along your way to being not just a good manager, but an amazing leader.
The Company Story
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 25,260. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
This is an entreprenuerial story about a young man (the "Old Man") who started his own company and succeeded. He could not find a job after the Army; nor after completing an MBA. A friend asked him to help install equipment which led to other opportunities. The Old Man started his company by trying to solve problems and takes advantage of many opportunities. Relentless drive leads to success.
10 Secrets of Execution: Secrets 1-8
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,530. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning
Discover the first eight of 10 secrets to creating a results-driven culture that will enable your organization to execute smarter, faster, and better. No guesswork. Just proven methods for creating a laser-like focus, elevating accountability, executing with more precision, and accelerating the results curve in less time than you ever thought possible.
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, July 1, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,330. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
“Users log in, are dropped into a UNIX shell, and have all of the powers of multi-processor UNIX workstations at their disposal. We have users writing C++ code, AWK scripts, and PYTHON modules; each customizing their analyses to the specific task at hand, sharing scripts, and collaboratively building larger processes.” This is interesting! Who said that?
Handling Employee Complaints: Human Resources Tools and Techniques
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 48,100. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource 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
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Price: $2.99 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.
Leadership is Not Earned in the Free Space
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,390. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by Dust Jacket. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Author R. Mark Macy grew up in the Midwest as the son of schoolteachers. He spent 33 years with two Fortune 50 companies in the area of Information Technology. Since his first election as a class officer in junior high, Mark has had a passion for Leadership and seeing others become successful.
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, June 10, 2013
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Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,610. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
I have received an email: Title: "Forecasting is the art of saying what will happen, and then explaining why it didn't " Message: I hate you. Our boss is following your stress testing recommendations. Lao Tzu has said that those who have knowledge don't predict. Those who predict, don't have knowledge. Signature: Terminator Terminator? Arnold Schwarzenegger, did you send it?
Soaring Eagles
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Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 28,850. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
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This book is written about law firms and employees, how the culture has changed and how to create high performance employees within a high performance law firm. While our company's focus is on law firms, we have worked with other service professionals and have found they all face the same problem of creating employees who have compassion and caring for their clients.
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.