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Positive Influence: Harnessing the Power of Positive Psychology to Build Effective Relationships
By Peter Connolly
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 35,410. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In Positive Influence psychologist Peter Connolly presents an integrated and practical approach to building effective relationships. Drawing on current research in psychology, leadership and business as well 20 years’ experience in the field he provides key insights and practical tools and exercises that will help the reader to develop their influencing, credibility and assertiveness.
Hiring Talented Team Players- A guide to getting it right
By Kingsley J. Wimbush
Price: $7.99 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)
By James Dillon
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.
Harnessing Workforce Dynamics for Competitive Advantage
By Stephanie Fuentes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,210. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Your workforce represents the greatest investment in the production and distribution of products and services your organization provides. It can be a competitive advantage. Yet, little is done at the operational level to harness its potential. This book will help you address workforce issues that impact you and your organization and provide you tools to use today to gain the advantage.
Fundamentals Of Shiftwork Scheduling, 3rd Edition: Fixing Stupid
By James C. Miller
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.
The Traditionalists
By E. Kearney
Series: Generational Insights, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
the traditionalists is one of a 4 part series of generational books (the traditionalists, the baby boomers, generation X, and the millennials) designed to provide the reader with a better understanding of the oldest generation in today's business world. their background, goals, contributions, and behavioral patterns are discussed.
The Way of Adventure: Transforming Your Life and Work with Spirit and Vision
By Jeff Salz
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
What is adventure? As Dr. Jeff Salz shows us in this wise, wonderful and extraordinary book, it is the most vital way of living your life every day. Few people can write about adventure with the authority of Dr. Salz, a real-life "Indiana Jones" who has experienced extreme adventures from the Himalayas to Patagonia.
Right-Minded Teamwork: 9 Right Choices for Building a Team That Works . . . As One
By Dan Hogan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
This is a real-world team-building facilitator's guide & teammate handbook with links to free facilitator resources and exercises. Real-world, right-minded, teamwork is direct and resolves your team's most pressing issues. So called teamwork games and outdoor exercises are not valid activities. Don't do them. Implement these 9 right choices instead and you will build a team that works as one.
Organizational Development (OD): Holons
By Steven Carley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Organizational development
Organizational development transcends the self from a subjective disposition to an objective disposition.As the individual develops within the organization the organization will develop.As efficiency correlates to employee well-being the focus may be to develop a happier workplace.Recognition of the individual as a whole person means to also recognize the individual as part of a greater whole.
Performance Management Systems and Structure
By Steven Carley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Industrial & organizational psychology
Performance Management Systems and Structure opens by explaining and differentiating the 13th and 14th divisions of the APA. A brief history of industrial/organizational (IO) psychology will occur. The book then enters into different aspects of the present components within performance management systems including performance appraisal, leadership, effects of globalization, etc.
HR Ready: Creating Competitive Advantage Through Human Resource Management
By Steve Foster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,620. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
Providing competitive advantage should be the ultimate objective of everything HR does. This book explores the seven pillars of being HR Ready and asks what HR organisations need to do to be fully prepared for a post-recessionary world that is unpredictable and uncertain.
Der CEO im Minenfeld oder: Warum Führungskräfte lernen müssen, die Bombe zu lieben
By Torsten Ambs
Price: $3.92 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: German. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Ziel ist es, dem Leser einen ersten situativen Überblick über Gefahren aber auch Möglichkeiten von Social Reputation & Recruitment zu geben, von der Bewerbersituation über die Unternehmensposition bis hin zur Notwendigkeit, dass Führungskräfte auch in sozialen Welten nicht vergessen zu führen.
Be My Best Boss - 11 management tips from your employees
By Florian Borgeat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
An easy to read, fun and very practical book. It offers various tips on how to manage your team more efficiently at no cost. Written from the point of view of an employee, the advice in there will make your team love you and be 100% dedicated to their job!
Leading Teams 2
By Sean Glaze
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,590. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
A Collection of 40 More Brief and Essential Insights for Improving Group Performance
Leading Teams
By Sean Glaze
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,360. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
A Collection of 40 Brief and Essential Insights for Improving Group Performance
Retention, Recruitment and Employee Relations: How Innovative Organizations Do It
By D. Keith Denton
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 24,860. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
This is a condensed and updated version of my paperback book originally published by Quorum books. It delivers practical and successful techniques used by some of the world’s most competitive and innovative companies to the hands of the Human Resource Manager. Techniques described in the book can help any company enhance its ability to recruit, retain, and improve its employee relations.
Navigating the Best Attributes of a Successful Employee Retirement Program
By Pete Marriott
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
Attracting the right employees is vital to business success. The right employee retirement plan can provide you with an attractive addition to any benefits package an employer might offer, attracting and retaining top talent. Navigating the Best Attributes of a Successful Employer Retirement Program is a concise, insightful guide to selecting, implementing and maintaining the most popular plans.
Entrepreneurs - Being Your Own Boss - It's Risky Not To Be
By Dustin Silverspoon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,360. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013 by Aauvi House Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » New business enterprises
There is something great about A-list living and Entrepreneurs, the nineteenth book of a twenty-one book series (The Insiders' Lifestyle Guides), is the ultimate step to achieving such an extraordinary life. If you don't have passion about who you are, what you are trying to be, where you are going, you might as well give up. Go get a job and relax, because you have no chance of making it.
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.
Coaching Staff for Success
By Donna Price
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Coaching Staff is a shift in management paradigm, from a top down management strategy to one of success building. Coaching Staff For Success gives managers the tools to shift their management style to one of coaching their staff. Staff performance, as a result, improves. The workplace environment shifts and overall team performance also benefits.