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Economics for Smart Citizenship
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,690. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
This book helps people understand the economics that affect them in their daily lives: learning, working, earning, future planning, running a business, penetrating the macroeconomic fog of the media and politicians, and being good citizens. It describes the decision-making process as people try to better themselves and how to set up a society for maximum betterment of its citizens.
Better Proposals Yield Better Wins!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,370. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
The book addresses the top problems firms have in simple-to-complex proposal efforts -- even sole-source offers. It includes explanations of how and why the problems occur, examples, and tips on how to prevent or mitigate those problems, use resources better, and consistently get better wins.
Managing Professional Communications Agencies
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Price: $44.80 USD. Words: 82,820. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
By Neil A Backwith. PR and communications agencies are consistently failing to reap the financial rewards that their creative abilities deserve. 'Managing Professional Communications Agencies' examines why PR agencies lag behind consultants in other sectors in making profit, and gives practical advice on what they can do about it.
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.
The Executive Guide to Facilitating Strategy
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Price: $24.95 USD. Words: 57,970. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning
The Executive Guide to Facilitating Strategy provides executives and facilitators with a step-by-step resource for guiding their team through all phases of the strategic planning process – from gaining the team’s buy-in to plan all the way through organization alignment, implementation, and monitoring. The Executive Guide provides tools and strategies that deliver results!
Employers and the Law: 2013-14 Anthology of Best Articles
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,370. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Labor & Employment
Employers and the Law: 2013-14 Anthology of Best Articles is a collection of articles covering ongoing and emerging legal responsibilities stemming from the relationship between employers and employees. Authored by leading employment law experts, the articles are relevant to, among others, business owners, managers, and human resource professionals—and to their legal advisors.
Marketing Your Editing & Proofreading Business
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sales and Marketing
Marketing Your Editing & Proofreading Business is for any editorial freelancer who feels that marketing is their Achilles’ heel. It aims to demonstrate that marketing needn't be difficult, overwhelming or boring. The book takes proofreaders and editors through the core principles of developing and implementing an effective marketing strategy that will get them noticed and generate business leads.
Fundamentals Of Shiftwork Scheduling, 3rd Edition: Fixing Stupid
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Series: Shiftwork, Fatigue and Safety, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,130. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
This book is for shiftwork schedulers and for teams involved in fatigue risk management systems (FRMS) for 24/7 operations. The book covers shift lengths from four to 24 hours, and numbers of crews from one to five. Shift plan examples include 4-, 6-, 8- 12- and 24-hour shift lengths, split-crew plans, a plan for part-time workers, and eight-plus-twelve-hour shift length combination plans.
Unique Process Advisors
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 53,350. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2010 by Strategic Coach. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Ten Unique Process™ Advisors share how they transformed the way they do business and, in turn, created much bigger futures—financially, creatively, and personally. Dan Sullivan adds his wisdom to the mix to create an essential handbook for any advisor seeking a bigger future.
Third Circle Theory - Purpose Through Observation
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 57,150. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
The Third Circle Theory is the theory Secret Entourage created to explain how the human mind evolves from birth to the stage where it can find "purpose". The theory which has proven to be the same for all the successful individuals who have not only found their purpose in life but have executed on their beliefs, and as a result established themselves as successful innovators and entrepreneurs.
How to Observe Software Systems
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Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,520. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Enterprise IT management
(5.00 from 1 review)
"This book will probably make you think twice about some decisions you currently make by reflex. That alone makes it worth reading." "Great to understand the real meaning of non linearity of human based processes and great to highlight how some easy macro indicator can give info about your s/w development process." "An incredibly useful book" - Amazon Reviews
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.
The Laundrymen - Inside Money Laundering, The World's Third Largest Business
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,690. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
The world is awash with dirty money. Most of it comes from illicit drugs. Who's laundering it? Bankers, lawyers, accountants and money managers - from Wall Street to Main Street via Switzerland and the Caribbean. The Laundrymen gets to the root of the problem and, 20 years since it first became an international bestseller, remains the definitive book on money laundering.
If It Wasn't For The Customers I'd Really LIke This Job: Stop Angry, Hostile Customers COLD While Remaining Professional, Stress Free, Efficient, and Cool As  A Cucumber.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,420. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
An absolutely ESSENTIAL book for anyone working with customers, even if your customers are internal to your own organization. Over 120 specific tactics will help you stay in control of difficult, angry or demanding customer situations, and it makes no difference whether you are in retail, service, or professional type environments. Save time, stress, and improve customer satisfaction.
Forex for Ambitious Beginners
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Foreign exchange
Forex for Ambitious Beginners is a guide to successful currency trading. It will help you avoid many, many mistakes beginning traders make.  The book will touch on important basics about the FX market that traders need to know about and you will learn essential elements of successful forex trading. The book concludes with a challenging quiz, offering detailed explanations of the correct answers.
Change Done Well
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Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 9. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
CHANGE DONE WELL is the ninth volume in the highly acclaimed Quality Software series. In it, renowned author, Gerald M. Weinberg, illustrates how to create a supportive environment for improving software engineering—an environment in which your organization can realize long-lasting gains in quality and productivity by learning how to manage change.
Rich Dad's Cashflow Quadrant
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Guide To Financial Freedom This work will reveal why some people work less, earn more, pay less in taxes, and feel more financially secure than others.
The Good Company
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,600. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Green business
In THE GOOD COMPANY, Business Professor Robert Girling shares twenty inspiring stories of companies like Clif Bar, Triodos Bank, Eileen Fisher, TOMS Shoes, Google, Kiva that provide a good place to work, heal the world, give back to the community and introduce planet-saving innovations. And here’s the bottom line – GOOD COMPANIES are profitable.
The Secrets of Consulting
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Series: Consulting Secrets, Book 1 ยท Software Testing, Book 7. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,990. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
If you are a consultant, or ever use a consultant, this book is for you. The author draws on his 50+ years of consulting experience to share his secrets about the often irrational world of consulting. "This is a great book. Period! ...this advice is clearly applicable to more than just consulting; it is applicable to life in general." "The book is truly wonderful. A must have!" - Amazon reviews
CHANGE: Planned & Unplanned
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Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,940. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
From systems thinking to project management to technology transfer to the interaction of culture and process, this volume analyzes transformation from a broad range of perspectives, providing a breadth of awareness essential for successful management of high-quality software development.