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Ducks and Bunnies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
"Ducks and Bunnies" is an indispensable fable for anyone who gives business presentations. Loaded with useful insights, it's an entertaining exploration of the key elements of successful presentations -- from storytelling and effective visuals to stagecraft and selling. Written by a consultant with decades of experience in the field, it also features stunning visual illustrations.
WoW Factor: an insider's look at the real skills developed in the virtual World of Warcraft
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,900. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Every day players develop valuable skills in the virtual World of Warcraft. The raid leader that helped your guild complete the latest expansion could be training to become the next great CEO. From battlefields to boardrooms, WoW Factor is an entertaining journey, transporting the World of Warcraft player out of the virtual world and into the real one.
Win! A Leader's Guide to Building a Winning Team
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,770. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
Win! A Leader's Guide to Building a Winning Team is an imaginary fable describing the choice encounter of two men; One that has been placed in a leadership role and desperately needs to build a winning team environment; Another that is one of the best architects of winning teams in the country. Their choice encounter leads to entertaining conversations on a number of key leadership topics.
Six Word Lessons For Project Managers - 100 Lessons to Make You a Better Project Manager
Series: Six-Word Lessons. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010 by Pacelli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Get 100 project management wisdom nuggets with a practical explanation of how to apply each nugget in your day-to-day job as a project manager. Rather than pore through pages and pages of contents, Six-Word Lessons for Project Managers gives them to you in easy to understand six word lessons to help you boost those project management skills. A lifetime of wisdom in less than two hours of reading!
High Impact Hospitality
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Restaurant management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Ken Blanchard, co-author of The One Minute Manager says, Chase LeBlanc is a veteran of the restaurant management industry. His expert advice will kick start your journey toward improving your value as a manager. High Impact Hospitality is a fresh and enjoyable read.” The book provides a detailed and highly entertaining blueprint for improving your performance and value as a hospitality manager.
Management: The other side
Price: Free! Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
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This is management as viewed from the people in the trenches, the people that make it happen. Most of the ideas, concepts, thoughts, and general management impressions in this book were gathered from break room discussions, personal experiences, sitting around the campfire and interviews with personnel who have to report to higher authority. The intent of this book is to share those experiences.
The Human Side of Quality and the TAO: The Greening of Leadership
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Embracing, yet beyond, six sigma, lean & TQM, the Holistic Quality System and the Greening of Leadership are seamlessly integrated with concepts from Professional Psychology and Organizational Development. Part I is about the History and Systems of Quality, viz technology and finance; while Part Two is focused upon social, pychological, biological and spiritual aspects of Quality
The Fundamentals of Leadership: Essential Tools of the Trade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,520. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Great leadership is essential for success in an any endeavor, but most of us aren't born knowing how to lead. In The Fundamentals of Leadership: Essential Tools of the Trade, Lieutenant Colonel Floyd Sheldon draws on more than 25 years of experience as a US Army infantryman to teach you the basics. With concrete examples of effective leadership, this book will give you the tools you need to lead.
The Food Service Manager's Tune-up book
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,190. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Culinary careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
This book is written for people who operate food services operations with direct application to nursing homes, retirement communities,hospitals, group homes, meals on wheels, senior centers, schools, colleges, business and industry and related operations. Individuals in these businesses often wake up to find that they are embarking on an career so read on to "Tune-up your operation.
Out of the Rubble... Revolution! (An Allegory of Monumental Disproportions)
Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
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This little parabolic adventure (with graphics) is about leadership and the dangers of monument making – where process, bigness, status quo and control become more important than the mission. The world today is replete with examples, a sampling suggested in this book’s "Postlude." Discover where you and your institution(s) fit - a "survival guide" for institutional, mission-oriented leaders.
Losing Faith: How the Grove Survivors Led the Decline of Intel's Corporate Culture
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
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The authors of Losing Faith take readers inside Intel for a first-hand look at the inner workings of this famed leviathan, the world's leading semiconductor manufacturer. What we find inside is fascinating, but not always pretty, for among other things, this book reveals blubber: layers of bureaucracy. Intel evolved from an egalitarian to an entitlement culture - similar to current times.
Creating A Collaborative Enterprise
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 31,870. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Your organization can collaborate its way to success. There are many relationships which must be integrated for an enterprise to deliver superior performance. Does the enterprise know who these groups are, how important they are, and how to relate to them to achieve greater success? Knowing how to change the inter-relationships and dependencies on these groups will contribute to increased success.
Simple questions give brilliant answers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,710. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
The purpose of this book is to inspire leaders to listen more by asking simple questions. Great leaders ask and listen. Sharing makes goals visible. Listening inspires input that leads to breakthrough innovations. Thinking is doing. Do you think you know or know you think? This book is a collection of illuminating experiences by top business leaders and iinnovators from all over the world.
You Can Read Anyone
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Let the legendary leader in human behavior, Dr. David J. Lieberman, show you how to read anyone. When the stakes are high--negotiations, interrogations, questions of abuse, theft, or fraud--find out quickly who is out for you, and who is out to get you.
The Beautiful Mind Game: How To Use Football To Make Your Life/Work Better
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,290. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2010 by Bookshaker.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
What’s the most similar thing to life? A football pitch. Because that’s where you’ll find every type of person. -Renato Cesarini. Have you ever wondered why regular conversation becomes so repetitive and boring that people just switch off? Conversely, have you ever considered why, when people talk about football, they suddenly become animated and interested? Read to find out...
People Upgrade
Price: Free! Words: 31,540. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
How to squeeze more revenue, profit and cashflow from your employees and managers – by taking mentoring out of your boardroom and into your workforce
All Employees Are Marketers
Price: Free! Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Still Think That Marketing is Just the Responsibility of Your Marketing Department?” Think again! The fact is ALL your employees and managers — regardless of their title, job description, level of seniority or length of service are ultimately responsible for increasing your revenues and profits.
Stone Soup: The Secret Recipe for Making Something from Nothing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,370. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2010 by Bookshaker.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
On a cold night a storyteller who knew the limitless power of words visited a famine-Stricken village and, finding no fireside for a fable, began boiling a stone in a big pot in sight of everyone. One by one the curious villagers were encouraged to join in the feast of Stone Soup and one by one they believed in and contributed to the feast that inevitably resulted...
Excelling at High Visibility Special Projects
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Are you looking for a way to jump start the rest of your career? Your career progression depends (more than you think) on your ability to perform special projects. This booklet tells you (1)how to perform special projects on-time with excellent results, and (2)how to avoid career damaging pitfalls. This unique material has generated proven, positive results in a Fortune 500 company.
Frustration Free Technical Management
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 41,000. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Frustrated with the management at your job? Tired of the same old mantra of *just work harder*. Are you wondering if technical mangers can ever get their act together? Well, wonder no more. By applying the proven techniques outlined in POEMS, you too can become a frustration free technical manager.