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When Strategy Execution Marries Risk Management - A Practical Guide to Manage Strategy-to-Execution Risk
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: Australian English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate governance
Strategy execution and risk management are intrinsically intertwined for managing strategy-to-execution risk. This practical guide describes how risk management is an inseparable guidance and control system that will enable organisations to articulate and achieve their strategic objectives and execute their chosen corporate strategy within acceptable levels of risk.
Building Your Network Business: Proven Ideas from Successful Leaders
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 23,660. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
This book is for everyone who wants to start, operate or grow their network marketing business. It provides 104 brief discussions organized into sections on: self-improvement; communicating; family issues; mastering your vision; getting the right work done; coping with fear, risk and crisis; learning and teaching; exerting influence and getting cooperation; and doing business from home or a store.
Doctors Make Mistakes, Of Course
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Everyone makes mistakes. Here are examples and notes, drawn from experience, which may help to cope with some of those made by medical practitioners.
Operation Pizza!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Primary school! What is it about? Rules! Keeping them or breaking them? It’s about not getting caught. It’s about spelling tests, spit balls... and ordering pizza. The trick is actually getting to eat it, undetected. Could you do it? Can they?
Risky Business (How to Build a Risk Matrix)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013 by Christopher. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Engineering (General), Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
Everyone needs to do risk assessment. You can’t do good work with poor tools and the risk matrices used by many companies are poorly designed and often misunderstood by the people who use them. If you need to build a well-designed and highly-functional risk matrix, you need to read this book.
Learning Lessons: Urban Water Supply Sector
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / Water Supply, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
How can lessons from evaluations of past projects augment ongoing efforts to mitigate risks in the urban water supply sector?
Full Moon Over Madeline Island
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,310. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Eve Moss is 47, single and very happy that way. Along with her gal-pal, Ruby Prevost, they live on Madeline Island and make aprons for a living. And what a living! Along with their sewing crew they manage to get into all sorts of trouble. And they also help those around them find their way. This is a novel of discovery; how friends become family and oh, there's a ghost too.
Occupational or Workplace Health and Safety
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
OHS HSE or WHS is a complicated, time consuming, frustrating, expensive and essential requirement which many small and very small businesses either don't have or struggle to understand and put into practice. Who would have thought you could get on top of your Occupational Health and Safety with a smile? This straightforward, easy Guide will show you. A Small Business must have.
University Business: directing and managing a university
Price: $119.99 USD. Words: 283,530. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
Universities are in a period of change. Change is always hazardous for existing businesses and one of great opportunity for new entrants. Those unaware of the competitive forces acting on them may fade away, while those identifying new value-adding business models may flourish. In this environment, alert university trustees and professional management teams are at a premium.
The Ultimate Tree House Project: Project Kids Adventure #1
Series: Project Kids Adventures, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,400. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Inventions, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The Ultimate Tree House Project introduces basic Project Management concepts to children through an entertaining, funny story and simple lessons taught to one of the children by her father who is (of course) a Project Manager. She applies what she has learned and suddenly the girls are leaping ahead of the boys who had “just started building" - without a plan. Illustrated by Mathew Frauenstein