A guide to developing a culture that embraces change as a welcome opportunity. A vehicle for translating strategy into measurable outcomes. Measurable Management is a people focused approach to... More > delivering improvement into any organization with minimal resistance to change. The other version of this book "Quality Sales Through Measurable Management" is essentially 85% the same book but will appeal to readers with a background in Sales and Marketing.< Less
Looking for a simple path to start your retirement planning strategies?
This book contains five straightforward concepts that can help you plan for retirement. It can also help you find ways to... More > protect your retirement nest egg against forces like market fluctuations, inflation, and income taxes.
This short book is packed full of exciting concepts, tips, and questions to help you get started down the path to the retirement you’ve always wanted.< Less
The Top *10* Highly Profitable, Proven, Time-Tested Secrets to Create the Ultimate First and Last Impression with Your Client by Small Business Expert and Strategic Business Coach John Di Lemme will... More > radically change the way that you create relationships with your clients/customers.< Less
Learn how to open & run a successful brewery. This Brewery Operations Manual is a complete "to do" list that will guide you through the maze of events necessary to open your own brewery... More > without spending the family fortune. This is real nuts and bolts stuff.
Within the three steps you'll learn how to:
*Save money so less is needed
*Pick the type of locations that will save you time and money
*Piece together a brewery for a fraction of the cost of a turn-key system
*Follow an easy bookkeeping system to track your business in real time
*Utilize a kick-ass business system to run your brewery
Tom Hennessy is the owner of Colorado Boy Pub & Brewery. It is his sixth brewery over the past 18 years. He is the creator of Frankenbrew, a cult classic 1995 video on how to build inexpensive breweries. This book is the result of years teaching many students how to open their own breweries.< Less
Studying in America is a powerful first step towards making employment in the U.S. a reality. But each year, thousands of international students are surprised to discover that it takes more than an... More > American degree to get a job in the United States.
In this revealing book, Dan Beaudry, former head of campus recruiting at Monster.com, and former Associate Director of Corporate Recruiting at the Boston University School of Management, shares the potent job search system he's used to help many international students find U.S. employment. What you'll discover in these pages will surprise and empower you. www.powerties.net.< Less
This book will focus on how to go beyond merely serving customers. It will clearly explain how to engage every customer and create memorable experiences. All 22 chapters have been written with one... More > primary goal in mind. That goal is to give practical and relevant information that can be applied immediately. Each of the 22 chapters ends with a powerful activity that is designed to help reinforce the chapter’s key points.< Less
This book is the result of a journey that began with my first day of work as a restaurant busboy. On my first day of work, my manager said to me, “Work in this restaurant like you own... More > it!” My manager challenged me to go beyond the basic expectations of my job title and dare to work with pride, passion and professionalism. I quickly understood that despite the leaders’ best efforts, at some point the line staff has to step up and work with a sense of ownership. All 20 chapters of this book will provide multiple perspectives on how to be the best service professional you can be. Each chapter ends with a powerful activity that is designed to help reinforce the key learning points.
About the Author
Dr. Bryan Williams is a service consultant, trainer, and author. His specialty areas include service excellence, employee engagement, and quality improvement.
Learn more about Bryan and B.Williams Enterprise at www.bwenterprise.net .< Less
The evolution of Eastman Kodak Company’s pension investment program from the inception of its pension plan in 1928 through 2004.
The author, Russell L. (“Rusty”) Olson, a... More > consultant on institutional investing, retired in 2000 as director of pension investments, worldwide, for Eastman Kodak Company. Olson had overseen Kodak’s pension funds since 1972. Over the 1980s and 1990s (and through 2004) Kodak’s pension fund was one of the best performing pension funds in the United States. Kodak made contributions to its pension fund in only two of the 22 years, 1983-2004, and it is one of the best-funded
corporate pension plans in the country.
For more than 30 years Olson has also worked with a range of endowment funds. He was named one of America’s nine best pension officers by Institutional Investor magazine in 1987 and was Investment Management Institute’s first “Plan Sponsor of the Year” in 1993. ISBN 1-933360-01-1< Less
Bat-Socks, Vegas & Conservative Investing by author and financial planner Dave Vick, captures the essence of conservative investing with his colorful stories and impassioned insights into the... More > world of retirement planning. The book illuminates a conservative investment strategy called the ABC Model of Investing, which gives the average investor the ability to know with confidence how and what types of assets they need to accomplish their goals.
With chapters like, "Santa & Six Wall Street Myths," the author makes the case that Wall Street is a broken, Greed is Good culture which functions solely for it's own benefit while leaving the conservative investor wondering where to go for advice.< Less
To succeed in today’s hyper-competitive global economy you need to know how to share your unique value with the marketplace. Sharing your unique value with the marketplace involves more than... More > creating a personal brand, designing a Facebook fan page or writing a nice cover letter or resume. To market yourself in the world’s most competitive century you need to Assess your personal and professional skills; Brand yourself with an effective value proposition and Communicate your brand in a clear, consistent, compelling and concise manner. The ABCs of Marketing Yourself will show you how to assess, brand and communicate in a practical, timely and easy to use manner. This workbook will take you through the necessary steps to create a valuable and compelling personal brand. Creating such a brand will allow you to better understand how to communicate your experiences, skills and interests. Doing so is a prerequisite if you want to create a successful career launch today.< Less
Welcome to the fourth edition of Scrap Catalytic Converter Guide, The Book of Numbers PLUS. Contents in this edition: Over 350 converters in full color, complete with year, make and model. Learn the... More > value of each converter under the current market and projected market. Know the value of scrap catalytic converters by the part numbers engraved on each converter(s): Chryslers/Dodge numbers: GM/Oldsmobile/Pontiac numbers: Import Numbers and specials: Ford numbers and special grades: and much more!. PLUS! Hundreds of additional catalytic converters including price, year, make and model. Stay current and up to date in this competitive field of scrap catalytic converter buying and selling! Get in the know zone!
"This is the most recent Up-To-Date Guide"< Less
Flip charting is the co-creative and visual presentation method that genuinely engages audiences with your ideas. With corporate trainer Donna McGeorge you’ll discover how to create compelling... More > flip charts, develop your visual vocabulary, learn handy flip chart tools and tips, and more.< Less
[Trade Paperback Edition] The need for creativity has never been greater. In fact, we chose the title, "Creativity Rising: Creative Thinking and Creative Problem Solving in the 21st... More > Century," to reflect this belief. If we are to live healthy, productive lives in this century we must develop the mind-set and the skill set for effectively responding to and initiating change. "Creativity Rising" is both a why-to and how-to guide to help you create your own future.
In this book we: explore the nature of creativity; debunk common myths about creativity; describe the rapid rise of change in the 21st century; and outline the time-tested Creative Problem Solving process, an approach to on-demand creativity.< Less
Players (and employees) flourish—and teams win more games—the more self-sufficient they become. Not dependent on others to tell them where to run. Not waiting for someone else to... More > motivate them to try harder. Not unaware of themselves and their situation. That’s where coaches come in.< Less
This book defines threats to our wealth such as bank bail-ins, pension confiscation, deflation, hyperinflation, global taxes and levies, gold manipulation, the derivatives exposure and future bond... More > implosion.
It discusses the imminent Global Currency Reset and death of the petrodollar, including the end of the USD as the world's reserve currency. This will involve revaluation and devaluation of many currencies.
This book examines the causes of the Global Financial Crisis of 2007-8 and the threat of a looming economic collapse in the future. The role of the Federal Reserve, International Monetary Fund and Bank for International Settlements in banking conspiracies and crimes is also examined.
Finally, suggestions for wealth preservation are given.< Less
The Art & Science of Project Management. This is the second edition, which is updated for the PMBOK 5th edition. Master project management with this book from authors experienced in practice,... More > teaching, and research. Learn: The foundations of Project Management, explained with dozens of examples. What works and what doesn't. The PMBOK processes and knowledge areas, with critical analyses. Dozens of templates to use for your project. How the latest research applies to your project. Advanced cost and schedule estimation methods to monitor and control projects. The second edition includes a Microsoft Project tutorial. Version 2.1 adds the latest in Schedule Estimation.< Less
D&O 101: Understanding Directors and Officers Liability Insurance - A Holistic Approach is a new book from Larry Goanos, a 25-year insurance veteran and former coverage attorney, senior... More > underwriting manager, insurance broker and MGA president. Goanos infuses his analyses and explanations with real-world war stories from the front lines of D&O Insurance to illustrate the importance of various principles. The book contains a chapter of career advice from more than 60 senior insurance executives, including 25 current or former CEOs. Respected leaders such as Maurice "Hank" Greenberg, Brian Duperreault, Stephen Way, Dinos Iordanou, Kevin Kelley and many others provide their unique insights on career advancement. D&O 101’s glossary of over 130 insurance terms includes colloquialisms not found elsewhere.< Less
For better than thirty years, Rob Andrews has studied what is currently being called human capital leadership. Buzz words, trends and pop expressions come and go. Rob talks about in this piece is... More > getting things done with and through people: attracting, screening, selecting, hiring, leading, managing, encouraging, disciplining, organizing and retaining People.< Less
This notebook is the same as My Leads Follow Up Notebook v.1 except that contains two pages of marketing materials. This notebook is the tool that will help you do what you need to do in sales...... More > Get Leads and Follow them Up until you convert them into sales... Keep it with you all the time... When you capture a Lead, record it and start to follow it up until you reap the fruits of your labor!!!< Less
Forty Lessons in Leadership is a practical tool to answer the question "Can you teach me how to lead?" Written in a casual style, the book includes specific questions For Thought and... More > Action designed to connect the reader's specific circumstances to concepts presented in the book. It is meant for the reader who wants more than a text book or a biographical study. It is meant for the individual actively engaged in his own self development as a leader. It addresses such topics a Vision, Sales Management, Team Building, Leading Change, Conflict Management, and Employee Engagement.< Less