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Profit Magic: A Fable About Profits and the People Who Create Them
By Beyond the Trees
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,210. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Profit Magic is an entertaining and enjoyable story of one man's journey from founding a business on his own to retirement - with the firm he grew now safely in the hands of the staff that helped him grow it. The narrator, Peter Profit, guides current and aspiring entrepreneurs through concepts from finding their niche through succession planning, with humorous, true stories.
Who Killed the Sparq?
By Eddie Obeng
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 24,920. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Everyone loves innovation... but in most businesses there is very little of it about. This is not down to a lack of creativity, but because the initial spark always gets killed off early. Who Killed the Sparq? looks at the different risks to innovation that can happen across a business and provides a practical, easy-to-use guide to making sure that the spark of an idea will blossom.
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after Monday, May 20, 2013
By George Lekatis
Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,590. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Which is the difference between triggers and vulnerabilities? Dear Mr Bernanke, can you clarify please? He did, at the 49th Annual Conference on Bank Structure and Competition sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. He said: "To respond to this point, I will distinguish, as I have elsewhere, between triggers and vulnerabilities.
Understanding the Laws of Unintended Consequences
By Howard Nevin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,220. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Understanding the Laws of Unintended Consequences is both a humorous and serious look at the results of our decisions and actions in business and life and the informal set of “laws” that the author has defined to characterize stimulating events and their results.
Business Results Revolution
By Sandy Richardson
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.
Understanding Sarbanes-Oxley, What is different after April 2013
By George Lekatis
Series: Understanding Sarbanes-Oxley, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
According to James R. Doty, Chairman of the PCAOB: "The current PCAOB standards include both interim standards (the "AU" standards, which have accreted over time, as written by the profession) and 16 additional standards, promulgated by the PCAOB (the "AS" standards). As printed, these standards run to over 2,000 pages. To navigate these standards can, we are told, prove daunting."
Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, What is different after 29 April, 2013
By George Lekatis
Series: Understanding Risk Management and Compliance, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
Monday, April 29, 2013: Welcome to our Top 10 risk and compliance management related news stories and world events that (for better or for worse) shaped the week's agenda, and what is next (186 A4 pages).
Business Secrets of Steve Jobs
By Joseph Kim
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 25,630. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
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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.
Lean Implementation (Why Lean Fails and How to Prevent Failure)
By Ade Asefeso MCIPS MBA
Price: $11.66 USD. Words: 28,760. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / manufacturing
We have all seen managers with the best intentions launch new initiatives that were supposed to be the wave of the future only to see them fizzle out after a few weeks or months. Lean initiatives are no different. Many organizations have tried Lean and either abandon it completely or don’t take it very far.
Lean Startup (Key to a Better Chance of Successful Startup)
By Ade Asefeso MCIPS MBA
Price: $11.66 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / manufacturing
Have you ever thought about creating your own business startup? Perhaps you are a great programmer with an idea for the next Twitter or Facebook. Maybe you have an itch you need to scratch. Or maybe you just want to learn what it feels like to be an entrepreneur. Go for it! This is a great time to build a startup, and there is no substitute for just doing it.
Lean Six Sigma (Cost Reduction Strategies)
By Ade Asefeso MCIPS MBA
Price: $11.66 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / manufacturing
Lean Six Sigma is a synergised managerial concept of Lean and Six Sigma that results in the elimination of the seven kinds of wastes/muda (classified as Defects, Overproduction, Transportation, Waiting, Inventory, Motion and over Processing) and provision of goods and service at a rate of 3.4 defects per million opportunities (DPMO).
5s Lean Manufacturing (Key to Improving Net Profit)
By Ade Asefeso MCIPS MBA
Price: $11.66 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industrial management
5S is a simple and highly effective set of lean manufacturing techniques that removes waste from the work environment through a better workplace organization, general cleanliness and effective visual communication.
The Lens of Leadership: Being the Leader Others WANT to Follow
By Cory Bouck
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.
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. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » 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.
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. 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.
Merchants of Debt: KKR and the Mortgaging of American Business--The Full Version
By George Anders
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.
Slim Culture - From 'Yes but' to 'Can do'
By Marta Ferreira
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,950. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
Are you finding your staff resistant to change? Is your workforce just going through the motions? Are they increasingly looking inward, reducing their focus on the customer? All is not lost. Slim Culture shows you how you can get past negativity and resistance and build a workforce that enthusiastically welcomes change. It shows you how to move your people from ‘yes but’ to ‘can do’.
The Optimum Manager
By Glen Andersen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,310. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
The Optimum Manager presents a unique, simple, inexpensive and very effective employee motivational strategy where each employee personally optimizes the use of their own time and talents. This optimization comes by managing employees according to the number of tasks they are able to complete correctly over fixed time intervals.
Leadership in Your Pocket. Leadership Tips for When You're on the Move.
By Pilar Orti
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.
Faz Certo que dá Certo
By Zacarias Eugênio
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 38,490. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
(5.00 from 1 review)
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