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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.
Dragon Leadership: Eastern Wisdom for Modern CEO
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 48,260. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Condensing some of the profound Confucius and Taoist principles into a 12-day guide, Dragon Leadership shows readers how to restore trust from employees after mass redundancies during the global recession. Tested and refined over the last 20 years, the case studies, diagnostic tools and advice will help leaders enhance their personal impact, make positive change and above all, win people over.
Please Hold! Ruminations of an Agent
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 41,000. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Please Hold! turns the spotlight on the dark corners of the production floor. Former agent and noted expert, Jeff Rose-Martland reveals the good, bad, and hideously ugly sides of call centre work. Part advice, part observation, this is an essential read for industry pros. Playful, provocative, and positively poignant, Please Hold! reveals the warts and beauty-marks of a billion-dollar business.
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.
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.
Something to Say Right Now, 101 Ready-to-Use Presentations including PowerPoint Slides
Price: $18.95 USD. Words: 46,680. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2010 by Claude Rosay. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Something to Say Right Now is a practical resource for anyone who has a talk to give and needs something to say right now. The book provides 101 ready-to-use presentations (supported by PowerPoint slides) on important topics such as managing change, relationship skills, teaming, and inspiration. Each presentation is organized in an easy to follow format and includes Powerpoint presentation slides!
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
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...
Charting A Wiser Course: How Aviation Can Address the Human Side of Change
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,010. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
In our post-September 11th world, aviation businesses are reworking strategies, markets and products. Yet no one is paying sufficient attention to a key element of change. Until we do, our efforts won't work. Our behavioral models are operating at cross-purposes with our business objectives. To achieve our objectives, we must align our behaviors with our intentions. This sounds easy. It’s not.
The Art of Managing Knowledge - a Practitioner's Guide
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 22,710. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
The sharing of knowledge has been a fundamental part of human development since before history was first recorded. However, in the twenty-first century we find it difficult to retain knowledge in our organisations and tend to lose our memory when people retire, leave or simply go on vacation. This book will help you to develop a knowledge management strategy for your type of organisation.
The Refractive Thinker: Volume III: Change Management
Series: The Refractive Thinker, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
The purpose of this collection of scholarly authors is to explore the conceptual challenges to change management. These authors succeed in presenting observations from significantly different perspectives that underscores the ongoing premise that "change has no conclusion". Continue the journey with us in our quest to become refractive thinkers.
The Refractive Thinker: An Anthology of Higher Learning
Series: The Refractive Thinker, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,570. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
The Refractive Thinker series hightlights the ability of doctoral scholars to challenge conventional wisdom and bend thought. These doctoral scholars--10 in all--each offer their own chapter that includes their wisdom under the umbrella of leadership.
The Golden Flame: The Heart and Soul of Remarkable Leadership
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 78,030. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
The Golden Flame seeks to ask and answer one big question: What forces produce great leadership in some, and what forces prevent it in others? The book is directly based upon the lessons learned from meeting with and interviewing leaders of organizations whose approaches to leading are notable, unique, and extraordinarily powerful.
A Feeling Of Worth
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,270. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2009 by Bookshaker.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
"The world is a dangerous place; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." Albert Einstein WE'VE COME A LONG WAY Today we live longer, have more choices and greater opportunities for a higher standard of living than at any other time in recorded history. Yet we seem more dissatisfied than ever, and find ourselves unfulfilled, stressed.
Discover Your Inner Strength
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 106,150. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2009 by Health Colonel Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
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By Lt. Col. Bob Weinstein, Stephen Covey, Ken Blanchard and Brian Tracy, among others. Discover Your Inner Strength is the tool that can help you to dig deep inside and unleash your inner strength. Each interview in this anthology will give you valuable resources and knowledge about how to find your inner strength. Col. Weinstein talks about how to get your priorities straight.
Growing @ the Speed of Change: Your Inspir-actional How-To Guide For Leading Youself and Others Through Constant Change
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 43,930. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Growing @ the Speed of Change builds upon many of the personal growth and self-leadership concepts Jim introduced in Growing the Distance. As with Growing the Distance, he's added inspirational stories, personal and Client examples, fables, and humor to enliven and simplify what can be dry research or complex concepts.
One Bite at a Time : How every manager can use Six Sigma to make a difference
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 25,470. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
'One Bite at a Time' is a fantastic new way for managers at all levels, but particularly at the front-line, to make win-win improvements to the way their teams work. 'One Bite at a Time' won't take you long to read, but it will change the way you see the challenge of management. It is an inspirational story for everyone from the first-time supervisor to the seasoned manager.
Yes You! Yes Now! Leadership: The No Excuses Path to Success by Leading Yourself, Leading Your Team, and Leading Your Leader
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,290. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
50 Entertaining Short Stories about Leadership The premier book for people who want to get things done at work, home, and play. You can make things better right now, right where you are. Inspirational quotes and illustrated with colorful examples from music, business, politics, and sports, this book will help you reach your goals and achieve greater, more satisfying success.