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The Living Universe-Bringing Science, Finance and Society to Life (The Future of Western Civilization Series 1)
By Dr Nicholas Beecroft
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Green business
Dr Elisabet Sahtouris interviewed by Psychiatrist Dr Nicholas Beecroft. Elisabet Sahtouris is an internationally known Evolution Biologist. In this interview Elisabet inspires us to understand the universe as a conscious, living system. She illustrates this with examples of how the theory applies to finance, falling Western birth rates, welfare systems and medicine.
How Beverage Marketers Build Reputations -- And Brands: The Best Alcohol Beverage Social Responsibility Programs of 2012
By Joel Whitaker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business
Few industries operate under the scrutiny that alcohol beverage suppliers, wholesalers and retailers endure. In this book, veteran journalist Joel Whitaker details the various programs used in the industry to promote responsible consumption and to build a better world through employee involvement.
Transform: Work & Home
By Melinda Smith
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 17,680. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Transform: Work & Home is the third of three eBooks customized for the accomplished entrepreneur looking to create balance and harmony for work and home. Improve environments to maximize productivity and find ways to simplify. This guide to transformation will teach you ways to transform your space, develop the leadership within your team, and take control of the chaos for continued growth.
Permeconomy - A primer on a sustainable, healthy, fair and forever economy
By Miles Phillips
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,210. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
The idea of sustainability, especially “economic sustainability,“ has become the centre of a debate as great as global warming was over the latter half of the Twentieth Century. Permeconomy addresses the question, “What makes a sustainable financial system work for a person, a community, or a planet, and what does not?” It also presents tangible ways for the transition from our current systems.
Port Hope Simpson Historic Logging Town
By Llewelyn Pritchard
Series: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Book 15 · Travel Handbooks, Book 4 · Voluntary Service Overseas, Book 5. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Port Hope Simpson Historic Logging Town in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada is located on the south side of the Alexis, an excellent salmon river in southern Labrador, Canada. It was initially founded in 1934 as a logging camp and was named after the English Commissioner of Natural Resources and Acting-Commissioner of Justice, Sir John Hope Simpson. This community has great natural assets nearby.
Great to Excellent; It's the Execution! Overcoming the Natural Barriers to Profitable Company Growth
By Jim Alampi
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 22,710. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Roadblocks to corporate growth don’t just “happen.” They’re natural. Fortunately, these barriers are predictable and not at all insurmountable, when you know what to look for and focus on proper execution of the right plan. This book spells out specifically how to spot each major hurdle long before it approaches and the steps you need to take now, to leap each natural barrier you reach.
Lean Healthcare
By Ade Asefeso MCIPS MBA
Price: $11.66 USD. Words: 17,540. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
I am encouraged to see healthcare leaders looking beyond the ways they have always done things in the past to implementing innovative solutions such as Lean to curb the industry's skyrocketing costs, poor quality, nursing shortages and employee dissatisfaction; all symptoms of deeper problems inherent in the system itself.
5s for Healthcare
By Ade Asefeso MCIPS MBA
Price: $11.66 USD. Words: 15,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
5s is an integral part of the Lean Healthcare process which promotes "A Place for Everything and Everything is in its Place". When 5s is performed as the first step of a Lean Healthcare effort, processes become more visible and identified “waste” is cleaned out. While change is often perceived with a sense of apprehension, participants in the 5s program begin to taste change as something that can
Hydroponic Crop Production
By Rob Morley-Smith
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 152,330. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
how to use hydroponic growing for commercial advantage, this book provides in laymans language what you need to know about commercial hydroponic growing and how best to design systems and structures to make the best use of all those advantages. how to propagate and grow plants with 'best practise management' for optimum yield and quality for maximum dollar returns and much, much more.
The Economics of True Sustainability
By Tom Bender
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
A new economics ten times as effective as present, revealing we have enough resources and energy to make the whole world a success. Embraces ecological systems, material/energy resource limits, life-force energy. Includes vital core aspects of life - values, life goals, and the sacred - restoring their visibility and attainability. Resolves core dysfunctionalities of our culture.
Improving Road Safety in Asia and the Pacific
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning
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A safe system approach to road safety offers a holistic view of road transport systems, and considers interactions between several elements. This ebook offers lessons for improving road safety and shares good road safety practices by drawing on various publications.
Supporting Good Governance in the Pacific
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
This brief distills key lessons from a 2011 special evaluation study that explored governance and development in the Pacific region, and assessed Asian Development Bank support for governance and public sector management in the past decade.
ADB's Emergency and Rehabilitation Assistance on Flood-Affected Areas
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
The climate change phenomenon has contributed to severe weather disturbances over the past years, inflicting serious damage on vulnerable groups of people. This synthesis provides key lessons drawn from project evaluations and completion reports of Asian Development
Tombstone
By Llewelyn Pritchard
Series: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Book 13. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Tombstone [The British Government’s Cover-Up] Port Hope Simpson, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada [Part 2/3] Series Title: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries [Vol 5b] Copyright 2012 by Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Declassified official British Government papers shine new light on… Government mismanagement
Attaining Health Outcomes through Synergies of Rural Water Supply, Sanitation, and Hygiene
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Water and sanitation crisis claims lives through diseases and associated illnesses. About 3.6 million people die each year from water-related diseases. This synthesis draws key lessons from evaluations and completion reports of Asian Development Bank-financed rural water supply and sanitation projects.
Creation Care for Neighborhoods: The Quest for Bayview Village
By Sherman Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 94,300. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Creation Care: The Quest for Bayview Village explores neighborhood systems, integrating the separate but functionally related fields of land use planning, transportation, and economics through the lens of one visionary project: Bayview Village.
Managing for Development Results
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
The Asian Development Bank introduced the Managing for Development Results (MfDR) agenda in 1999 to boost development effectiveness under its overarching goal of poverty reduction. This edition of Learning Lessons highlights key lessons in mainstreaming that agenda, and makes recommendations for securing better development effectiveness using the agenda.
Sustainability: the Business Perspective
By Simon Wright
Price: Free! Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by The University of Nottingham. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
Sustainability: The Business Perspective is an Open Educational Resource written by Simon Wright and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines
Friends across the Miles: VSOs - an important part of Labrador Education History Voluntary Service Overseas
By Llewelyn Pritchard
Series: Voluntary Service Overseas, Book 4. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Friends across the Miles: VSOs - an important part of Labrador Education History Voluntary Service Overseas Series Title: Voluntary Service Overseas Vol. 2 By Llewelyn Pritchard Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition (Cover photograph: Scout hike across the ice from Nain by John Penny VSO teacher 1966)
VSO Labrador Clues
By Llewelyn Pritchard
Series: Voluntary Service Overseas, Book 3. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
VSO Labrador Clues Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada 1960-70 Series Title: Voluntary Service Overseas Vol. 1 By Llewelyn Pritchard Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Have you ever thought about helping other people not as fortunate as yourself? Well, that is exactly what 53 young 18–19 year olds mainly from the UK set out to do from 1960 -70