Implementing Beyond Budgeting: Unlocking The Performance Potential, 2nd Edition

Implementing Beyond Budgeting: Unlocking The Performance Potential, 2nd Edition

Implementing Beyond Budgeting: Unlocking The Performance Potential, 2nd Edition The future of management is here! Traditional management was invented for very different times and is today in serious trouble. The level of volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity in business environments is record high. People’s expectations towards their employers and leaders have also radically changed. A number of organizations are exploring management innovation that can help them not just coping but thriving and out-performing in these new and different realities. Beyond Budgeting may be the most important new idea..

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Project Management: A Managerial Approach 9Ed Isv

Project Management: A Managerial Approach 9Ed Isv

Project Management: A Managerial Approach 9Ed IsvDesigned for project management courses for business students, Project Management: A Managerial Approach, 9th Edition guides students through all facets of the steps needed to successfully manage a project. The authors managerial perspective addresses the basic nature of managing all types of projects as well as the specific techniques and insights required for selecting, initiating, executing, and evaluating those projects. ..

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The Financial Planning Competency Handbook, 2E

The Financial Planning Competency Handbook, 2E

Financial Planning Competency Handbook, Second Edition is the essential reference for those at any stage of certification and a one–stop resource for practitioners looking to better serve their clients. This fully updated second edition includes brand new content on connections diagrams, new case studies, and new instructional videos, and a completely new section devoted to the interdisciplinary nature of financial planning. You′ll gain insights from diverse fields like psychology, behavioral finance, communication, and marriage and family therapy to help you better connect with and guide your clients, alongside the..

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How To Protect (Or Destroy) Your Reputation Online: The Essential Guide To Avoid Digital Damage, Lock Down Your Brand, And Defend Your Business

How To Protect (Or Destroy) Your Reputation Online: The Essential Guide To Avoid Digital Damage, Lock Down Your Brand, And Defend Your Business

How To Protect (Or Destroy) Your Reputation Online: The Essential Guide To Avoid Digital Damage, Lock Down Your Brand, And Defend Your Business With virtually nonexistent oversight, the Internet can easily become the judge, jury, and executioner for anyone's reputation. Digital attacks and misinformation can cost you a job, a promotion, your marriage, even your business. Whether you've done something foolish yourself, are unfairly linked to another's misdeeds, or are simply the innocent victim of a third-party attack, most of us have no idea how to protect our online..

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Delivering Happiness

Delivering Happiness

Delivering HappinessIn his first audiobook, Tony Hsieh - the widely-admired CEO of on-line shoe retailer, Zappos, explains how he created a unique culture and commitment to service that aims to improve the lives of its employees, customers, vendors and backers. Using anecdotes and stories from his own experiences and from other companies, Hsieh provides concrete ways that companies can achieve unprecedented success. Even better, he shows how creating happiness and record results go hand-in-hand. He starts with the 'Why' in a section where he narrates his quest to understand..

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Contemporary Strategy Analysis 9E Text Only

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Contemporary Strategy Analysis 9E Text OnlyRobert M. Grant combines a highly accessible writing style with a concentration on the fundamentals of value creation and an emphasis on practicality in this leading strategy text. In this new edition several topics have increased emphasis including:  platform–based competition and ′ecosystems′ of related industries; the role of strategy making processes/practices; mergers, acquisitions and alliances; and additional emphasis on strategy implementation. ..

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International Strategy And Competition

International Strategy And Competition

International Strategy And CompetitionTHE COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO MANAGING AND LEADING COMPANIES THAT COMPETE ITERNATIONALLYDrawing on the course material developed at the Harvard Business School and Yale School of Management by David Collis, International Strategy provides theoretical insight and pragmatic tools that address the decisions facing senior managers in multinational corporations. International Strategy explores the critical differences between domestic and international competition: the heterogeneity of markets in which companies are involved; the volatility of economic conditions that firms face; and the increased scale of activities fostered by global participation. The..

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The End Of Big

The End Of Big

The End Of BigGovernments fear―and sometimes fall before―individuals relying only on social media. Major political parties see their power eroded by grassroots forces through online fund-raising. Universities scramble to preserve their student populations in the face of less expensive, more accessible online courses. Print and broadcast news outlets struggle to compete with citizen journalists and bloggers.Is it the end of big?Social media pioneer, political and business strategist, and Harvard Kennedy School faculty member Nicco Mele offers a fascinating, sometimes frightening look at how our ability to stay connected―constantly, instantly,..

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David Heinemeier Hansson - Jason Fried

Remote: Office Not Required

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Remote: Office Not Required
David Heinemeier Hansson - Jason Fried

Remote: Office Not Required

Remote: Office Not Required

Remote: Office Not RequiredFor too long our lives have been dominated by the ‘under one roof’ Industrial Revolution model of work. That era is now over. There is no longer a reason for the daily roll call, of the need to be seen with your butt on your seat in the office. The technology to work remotely and to avoid the daily grind of commuting and meetings has finally come of age, and bestselling authors Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson are the masters of making it work at..

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The Essential Manager’s Handbook

The Essential Manager’s Handbook

Achieving excellence as a manager requires a broad skillset. The Essential Manager's Handbook is packed with practical, no-nonsense advice covering everything you need to know about acquiring and developing management skills. Jam-packed with information on all the key management skills including leadership, negotiation, effective communication and maximising performance, the Essential Manager's Handbook is the indispensable guide to effective management. With key quotes, bright visuals, and breakdowns by subject, the Essential Manager's Handbook is accessible and easy-to-use. Understand how to deal with challenges with advice from experts and step-by-step instructions to help you..

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Creativity, Inc. : Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

Creativity, Inc. : Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

As a young man, Ed Catmull had a dream: to make the world's first computer-animated movie. He nurtured that dream first as a Ph.D. student at the University of Utah, where many computer science pioneers got their start, and then forged an early partnership with George Lucas that led, indirectly, to his founding Pixar with Steve Jobs and John Lasseter in 1986. Nine years later and against all odds, Toy Story was released, changing animation forever. Since then, Pixar has dominated the world of animation, producing such beloved films as..

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Smarter Faster Better: The Transformative Power Of Real Productivity

Smarter Faster Better: The Transformative Power Of Real Productivity

Smarter Faster Better: The Transformative Power Of Real ProductivityNEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of The Power of Habit comes a fascinating book that explores the science of productivity, and why managing how you think is more important than what you think — with an appendix of real-world lessons to apply to your life.At the core of Smarter Faster Better are eight key productivity concepts — from motivation and goal setting to focus and decision making — that explain why some people and companies get so much done. Drawing on the latest..

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Optimize Your Greatest Asset - Your People: How To Apply Analytics To Big Data To Improve Your Human Capital Investments

Optimize Your Greatest Asset - Your People: How To Apply Analytics To Big Data To Improve Your Human Capital Investments

Drive better business strategy with practical analytics for people data Optimize Your Greatest Asset — Your People Brings Advanced Analytics Into Human Resources , giving you a framework for optimizing human capital investments through predictive analysis. You'll learn how to transition from anecdotes and surveys to more advanced measurement techniques, and combine the data from multiple systems into a unified plan of action that improves business results. Practical examples and case studies show how these techniques are applied in real-world settings, and executives and thought leaders weigh in on..

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Clash Of The Generations: Managing The New Workplace Reality

Clash Of The Generations: Managing The New Workplace Reality

Case studies and strategies for more effective multi-generational management Clash Of The Generations explores this new and increasingly common workplace phenomenon, and provides strategies to help managers navigate this ever more complex maze. Traditionally, older workers would retire and make room for the next generation; instead, Baby Boomers are now prolonging their time in the workplace, yet the successive generations are still coming in. Senior leaders are now left to manage a blended workplace comprised of up to four generations—each with their own ideas of work ethic, work/life balance,..

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Execution - The Discipline Of Getting Things Done

Execution - The Discipline Of Getting Things Done

Execution - The Discipline Of Getting Things Done When Execution was first published in 2002, it changed the way we did our jobs. By analysing the discipline of getting things done, it helped thousands of business people to make the final leap to success. Now, Larry Bossidy and Ram Charan reframe their empowering message for a world in which the old rules have been shattered and radical change is becoming routine. For the foreseeable future: Growth will be slower. But the company that executes well will have the..

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Robert Greene

The 48 Laws Of Power

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The 48 Laws Of Power
Robert Greene

The 48 Laws Of Power

The 48 Laws Of Power

Amoral, cunning, ruthless, and instructive, this piercing work distills three thousand years of the history of power in to forty-eight well explicated laws. As attention-grabbing in its design as it is in its content, this bold volume outlines the laws of power in their unvarnished essence, synthesizing the philosophies of Machiavelli, Sun-tzu, Carl von Clausewitz, and other great thinkers. Some laws teach the need for prudence ("Law 1: Never Outshine the Master"), the virtue of stealth ("Law 3: Conceal Your Intentions"), and many demand the total absence of mercy..

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The Leadership Campaign: 10 Political Strategies To Win At Your Career And Propel Your Business To Victory

The Leadership Campaign: 10 Political Strategies To Win At Your Career And Propel Your Business To Victory

The Leadership Campaign: 10 Political Strategies To Win At Your Career And Propel Your Business To VictoryThe Leadership Campaign is a playbook for winning in the reality of today's competitive global business environment. Each of the 10 steps it offers was learned on the most intensely competitive global battlefields.Thirty years ago, the authors were top-tier political consultants who could boast of a dozen presidential wins around the world. Candidates hired the authors' company to apply to their political campaigns what the authors knew about business communication and marketing strategy.Then,..

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Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us The New York Times bestseller that gives readers a paradigm - shattering new way to think about motivation.Most people believe that the best way to motivate is with rewards like money - the carrot-and-stick approach. That's a mistake, says Daniel H. Pink (author of To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Motivating Others). In this provocative and persuasive new book, he asserts that the secret to high performance and satisfaction-at work, at school, and at home - is the deeply..

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The Tipping Point - Paperback

The Tipping Point - Paperback

The Tipping Point Brand new!!!!hard to find resource!!!great read!!!!brand new!!!great read!!!!brand new!!!great read!!!!brand new!!!ships very quickly!!!!great read!!!!best deal!!!!!best deal possible!!!!! ..

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Organisational Behaviour: Core Concepts, 4E

Organisational Behaviour: Core Concepts, 4E

Organisational Behaviour: Core Concepts, 4EOrganisational Behaviour: Core Concepts and Applications, Fourth Australasian edition, is the ideal resource for a one–semester Organisational Behaviour course. Fourteen concise, relevant and tightly focused chapters, presented in a highly visual manner, are designed to engage rather than overwhelm students.Numerous case studies and real–world examples throughout the text examine how organisations in the Australian, New Zealand and Asian region are responding to contemporary business issues such as:• sustainable business practices and ethical considerations• the gender pay gap• employee stress and work–life balance• workforce flexibility and..

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The Lean Book Of Lean - A Concise Guide To Lean Management For Life And Business

The Lean Book Of Lean - A Concise Guide To Lean Management For Life And Business

An essential guide to bringing lean to your business and your life The Lean Book Of Lean provides a succinct overview of the concepts of Lean, explains them in everyday terms, and shows how the general principles can be applied in any business or personal situation. Disengaging the concept of Lean from any particular industry or sector, this book brings Lean out of the factory to help you apply it anywhere, anytime. You'll learn the major points and ideas along with practical tips and hints, and find additional insight..

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The Myth Of The Strong Leader - Political Leadership In The Modern Age

The Myth Of The Strong Leader - Political Leadership In The Modern Age

The Myth Of The Strong Leader - Political Leadership In The Modern Age Chosen By Bill Gates As A Book Of The Year 2016 Archie Brown challenges the widespread belief that 'strong leaders', dominant individual wielders of power, are the most successful and admirable. Within authoritarian regimes, a collective leadership is a lesser evil compared with a personal dictatorship. Within democracies, although ‘strong leaders’ are seldom as strong or independent as they purport to be, the idea that just one person is entitled to take the big decisions is harmful and should..

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Objectives And Key Results: Driving Focus, Alignment, And Engagement With OKRs

Objectives And Key Results: Driving Focus, Alignment, And Engagement With OKRs

Everything you need to implement Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) effectively Objectives And Key Results is the first full-fledged reference guide on Objectives and Key Results, a critical thinking framework designed to help organizations create value through focus, alignment, and better communication. Written by two leading OKRs consultants and researchers, this book provides a one-stop resource for organizations looking to quantify qualitative goals and ensure each team focuses their efforts to make measureable progress on their most important goals. You’ll learn how OKRs came to be and how leading..

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Business Analytics For Managers: Taking Business Intelligence Beyond Reporting, Second Edition

Business Analytics For Managers: Taking Business Intelligence Beyond Reporting, Second Edition

Business Analytics For Managers: Taking Business Intelligence Beyond Reporting, Second Edition The intensified used of data based on analytical models to control digitalized operational business processes in an intelligent way is a game changer that continuously disrupts more and more markets. This book exemplifies this development and shows the latest tools and advances in this field Business Analytics For Managers offers real-world guidance for organizations looking to leverage their data into a competitive advantage. This new second edition covers the advances that have revolutionized the field since the..

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