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Self Storage Marketing Calendar
By Marc Goodin
You set the price! Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
Ten Self Storage marketing ideas for each calendar month of the year to help you make more profits. A Marketing Calendar is a must for any successful self storage business to save you time and make more money.
Agricultural Value Chains for Development
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
Agricultural value chains, when the poor and other marginal groups participate in them, hold considerable promise for helping reduce poverty and promoting inclusive growth. Under the right conditions, value chains can move smallholder farmers from subsistence into commercial agriculture. This ebook focuses on crucial lessons for effective value chains based on Asian Development Bank experience.
Learning Lessons: Education Sector
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 18,170. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Aims & objectives
This ebook reviews and analyzes lessons drawn from evaluation of Asian Development Bank’s ADB support to the education sector over the last 10 years. It provides an expanded perspective of the risks that can reduce development effectiveness at the sector, program, and project levels.
Learning Lessons: Urban Water Supply Sector
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Water Supply
How can lessons from evaluations of past projects augment ongoing efforts to mitigate risks in the urban water supply sector?
Learning Lessons in the Electricity Sector
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 16,290. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
This study reviews the key lessons over the past 10 years drawn from Asian Development Bank assistance in the electricity and power sector, with inputs coming from more than 60 reports.
What, So What, Now What
By Chris Garson
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
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A simple model you can use to assess and develop your people's analytical skills. Also, help eliminate chart junk in your monthly reports. This article references the content in the article "Diagnostics vs. Key Measures."
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.
Lessons Learned from ADB's Response to the Global Economic Crisis of 2008-2009
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
This synthesis distills the lessons and key findings from a real-time evaluation study on the Asian Development Bank's response to the global economic crisis of 2008–2009.
Improving Project Success through Effective Communication and Participation
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
This synthesis provides key lessons on the importance of communication in facilitating development work, as reflected in the applications of participatory approaches in project preparation, design, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation in Asian Development Bank operations.
Successful Engagement with Civil Society Organizations
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
This synthesis focuses on lessons from successful engagement of civil society organizations (CSOs) in operations financed by the Asian Development Bank.
Intense Climate-Related Natural Disasters in Asia and the Pacific
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
The frequency of intense floods and storms is increasing globally and in Asia and the Pacific amid the specter of climate change, pointing to the need for better mitigation and adaptation to natural disasters. This synthesis presents the lessons drawn from evaluations of information sourced from publicly available databases.
Connecting the Dots for Greater Development Impact
By Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
This brief presents evaluative evidence that points to the vital role links play in the patterns of development. These involve projects and programs in different areas, at different times, and the work of different players. Development processes will benefit if these critical but often overlooked links are better connected.
A Unique Guide To Business
By Lincoln Brown
Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
What is Business? Is it an operation designed with the sole purpose to make money? Is it where collective minds meet to create something great? Finally, could business possibly be something more; could it be the equivalent of a person or persons? Read more to learn more.