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Falling for Work: A Story of Death and Determination By Kimberly Messer
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When Dan loses his best friend to an occupational accident, he questions everything. Did the company do enough to protect him? Are the rest of us protected from this happening again? Dan’s... More > questions turn into an unshakeable resolve to improve safety for the company—to make sure that his friend didn’t die in vain. Dan’s journey from ignorance to expertise illustrates how all organizations can and should approach protecting workers at heights.< Less
Find It, Get It, Keep It, Grow It By Jeffrey Magee
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IT! Find It, Get It, Keep It, Grow It. Much more than a, “book about selling”, IT takes you right to the hands-on, “how to” of sales. Get IT, and then roll up your sleeves... More > and start working, because this book is about impacting your bottom-line right now. IT is about Business , How to Find Business, How to Get Business, How to Keep Business, and ultimately, How to Grow Your Business!< Less
The Online Community Blueprint: A 9-Step Guide to Planning an Online Community for Your Customers, Members, or Partners By Katie Bapple, Joshua Paul, Katie Oakes
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The Online Community Blueprint is a practical guide to the plans and processes to put in place before launching a private and branded online community for your company.
The Illusion of Good Enough By Randall Phillips Kunkel
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Describes how unconventional leaders, entrepreneurs, independent thinkers, business mavericks, and outstanding students defy conformity and reject society's standard of good enough and average.... More > Presents research results that identify specific mindsets of excellence. Identifies 4 key catalysts that inspire sustained achievement in business and personal lifestyles.< Less
The Other New York: A Story About Human Transformation By Bruce Richard
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A story about an employee workforce in the 1980s who confronted their own demons to transform their workplace.
WORK LIKE YOU OWN IT! 20 Ways to Go From Meeting to Exceeding Your Customers' Expectations By Bryan Williams
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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 .< Less
Scaling Agile: A Lean Jumpstart By Sanjiv Augustine
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In Scaling Agile: A Lean JumpStart, Sanjiv dives into the challenge of breaking down barriers to enterprise Agile adoption. He provides an essential set of Lean building blocks as a starting... More > foundation for larger Agile scaling frameworks, including the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Large-Scale Scrum (LeSS), and Disciplined Agile Delivery (DAD). Sanjiv provides step-by-step actions, with a keen focus on a few core Lean practices. With this JumpStart approach, the power is in your hands to apply Agile ideas from the team to the top, and to totally transform an organization. See the Ebook @< Less
Empowered: A Tale of Three Cities Taking Charge of their Energy Future By Bentham Paulos
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Energy in America is undergoing a period of rapid change, driven by new technologies, consumer empowerment, and the imperative to reduce emissions that cause global warming. But many utilities are... More > dragging their feet, or actively impeding progress. People who want to save energy or install solar panels are finding their efforts at odds with utilities seeking to preserve their profits. Seeing an existential threat to their business model, utilities across the country are pursuing policy changes that will make it less viable for customers to generate their own electricity. Impatient with the slow pace of change, an increasing number of cities are taking matters into their own hands as their citizens seek energy that is local, affordable, and clean. Empowered describes how city officials and activists in Boulder, Minneapolis, and Madison are fighting back against entrenched utilities, and taking charge of their energy future.< Less
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An easy, time saving, organization guide and 2016 planner for your essential oils business!
Engaging Service By Bryan Williams
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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
Venturing: Innovation and Business Planning for Entrepreneurs By Marc H. Meyer, Frederick G. Crane
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Venturing is a pragmatic methods-based book that first helps students conceive, design, and test product and service innovations, develop business models for them, and then write their business plans... More > and investor pitches. The book also delves into different ryes of investors, stages of investment, and deal structures. It is a perfect book for business planning courses.< Less
1800 Copywriting/Marketing/Conversion Tips: The Hidden Secret of Making Sales By Joe Vitale
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1800 Copywriting/Marketing/Conversion Tips: The Hidden Secret of Making Sales Want to increase your website sales? Want more people converting into buyers? Think of this book as your Sales Oracle.... More > Flip to any page. Select a tip at random, or one that resonates with you. Implement it. It’s as easy as that! You have 1,800 tips to work with. Any one tip has the potential to have a profound impact on your sales and bottom-line. Just try them! Dr. Joe Vitale is the stand-out star in the hit movies "The Secret," "The Compass" and "The Leap." He’s the author of numerous bestselling books including The Attractor Factor, Zero Limits and his most recent hit – Attract Money Now. He’s the father of Hypnotic Marketing, Hypnotic Writing, and Miracles Coaching. He’s a world famous copywriter and marketer who went from homeless to multi-millionaire. See< Less
The Social Entrepreneur’s Guide to Starting a Creative Reuse Center By Kelley Carmichael Casey, PsyD, Alyssa Kail
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The Social Entrepreneur's Guide to Starting a Creative Reuse Center is the first manual that shows you how to set up your creative reuse center from conception to running full steam ahead. It is an... More > invaluable resource for new and growing creative start-ups. This manual is full of information, activities and exercises to help you create your model, business plan, programs and get community support. According to MaryEllen Etienne, Executive Director of the Reuse Alliance, "If you're thinking about starting a reuse center there's no reason to reinvent the wheel. Learn best practices and top tips from Kelley and Alyssa, seasoned reuse professionals. This book is a phenomenal resource that will help any reuse company grow and thrive."< Less
Practical Anarchy - Softcover By Stefan Molyneux
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Imagine a world without government – this thought exercise seems impossible for many, because the power and reach of state monopolies is so omnipresent in our lives. However, there is no... More > rational, economic or moral reason to assume that governments are necessary for the provision of roads, healthcare, charity, dispute resolution, courts, policing, national defense, jails – or any of the other services currently monopolized by the state. Governments are extremely dangerous, responsible for over 250 million deaths in the 20th century alone – if it is possible to run a society without a government, surely this is something that we must strive towards as a species. Practical Anarchy makes strong case for the private – that is to say voluntary – provision for public services. It reveals the idea of government as a dangerous and unnecessary anachronism, and points the way towards a peaceful and voluntary future for mankind.< Less
Selling Backwards By Ryan Dohrn
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Looking to grow revenue? A proven ad sales training system for media companies wanting to grow revenue today! How to sell more advertising to social media saturated, digitally focused, seriously... More > confused advertisers.< Less
Brewery Operations Manual By Tom Hennessy
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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. Tom reaches an Immersion course on how to open breweries. Information at< Less
Poverty's One Root Cause By Edward Slater
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There is one (and only one) root cause of poverty, and this investigation attempts to unfold factors and pressures felt by low income Americans with an eye toward defining and solving the problem.... More > Personal stories illustrate principles underlying prevention of poverty. Having read and understood the root cause, you will have the strategic tools to start a 30 day emergence from the bonds of poverty. If you're an ombudsman assisting Americans to rise out of poverty, this book is an action-oriented primer on stewardship. For sociology students focusing on "principle-based critical thinking" and "effective, peaceful disagreement", this book offers substantive materials for classroom activities. A companion teacher's guide is available.< Less
Modern Workplace Learning By Jane Hart
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The world is changing and workplace learning with it. There is now a need for organisations to modernise their approach to learning in the workplace. This book is packed with practical advice and... More > suggestions to help L&D transform their workplace learning practices both through the provision of modern training content and learning experiences, and the promotion and support of continuous (everyday) learning by individuals and teams. There is also a supporting online resource site.< Less
Find an Old Gorilla: Pathways through the Jungle of Business and Life By Bert Thornton
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Navigating the jungles of business and life is tricky business, but there are old gorillas out there that can help. They are the ones who know where all the pathways are—as well as the... More > quicksand that can bring you down. Bert Thornton, the vice chairman emeritus of Waffle House Inc., is one of those gorillas: He joined the company as a manager trainee and helped it become an iconic restaurant chain, retiring as its president and chief operations officer. In this guidebook to success, he shares how to: use basic techniques to effectively focus on business and life success; evaluate and confront problems in an orderly fashion; find and work with the right mentor at the right time; follow time-proven Basic Laws of Success; capitalize on the strategies and secrets of effective leadership. Find An Old Gorilla is an essential guide for the rising high achiever.< Less
Bridging the Gap By Bert Ayers
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Take a look at a critical transition in Albania's history. Bridging the Gap provides a glimpse into the country and provides a statistical analysis of two villages.
Day Trading the Dow Mini: A Practical Guide for Market Participation (Second Edition) By Brad E. Stych
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Now greatly revised and expanded, this unique educational resource is the only book available that shows you how to day trade the E-mini Dow futures market in a comprehensive manner. It will assist... More > you to: (1) create useful charts with specific settings, (2) prepare effectively for the open of trading, (3) use ELEVEN dynamic trading methods, (4) determine when to increase position size, (5) adjust to the rhythm of the market during the morning, midday, and afternoon, (6) trade efficiently with concrete financial objectives, (7) practice with graduated trading programs before risking money in the market, and (8) analyze performance for improvement. Written by a professional adult educator and experienced trader, this book is 70% larger than the previous edition and can be used in a variety of ways to improve trading skills and develop good trading habits. An excellent tool for practitioners and instructors alike!< Less
Design: Mind the Gap By scott trent
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Similar to a man with no country, Design with a capital “D” has no home; yet, design is a part of many, many disciplines. Big “D” design is a process between disciplines. It... More > is a practice embraced by all fields; but, founded in its own process. It is the space between thoughts, and the actions that dictate the next act. Design thinking is a perspective, an approach, an art, and a life style. It dictates how the world is viewed and provides a tool to address issues beyond the current comprehension. To understand design thinking, you must navigate the space between disciplines, ideas and conventions. To practice Design Thinking you must mind the gap. This book explores Design, Design Thinking, creativity and innovation.< Less
The Art and Science of Project Management By Roger Warburton, Vijay Kanabar
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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
Anatomy Of A Turnaround. Changing Water Into Wine By James R Guenther
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From 3 yachts owned,and knowing where only 1 was, to storage sheds with nothing in them, this is the story of one very troubled family owned company that had the potential to be very profitable. The... More > story is told by the CFO who was hired by the turnaround consultant to correct the accumulation of problems that had occurred over the years.It begins with a description of the problems and then follows with how the problems were addressed. The company and the people changed from a difficult and troubled mess to a great place to work with good pay, good benefits,and caring managers, all bringing meaning to the word excellence.< Less
Best Option Strategy Ever By David Bunney
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Option traders! Looking for a conservative, safe and reliable strategy? The “Best Option Strategy Ever” produces a potential 3% to 7% return on investment each month. Regardless of... More > whether the market is up, down, or stagnant, this trading method works consistently. Until now, this strategy has usually been reserved for elite traders with huge accounts. But the fact is that the method works just as well to small-account traders. You place your trades only once a month. It requires very little monitoring. Perfect for busy people with limited time to devote to stock trading. The method requires no software, no memberships, and no subscriptions. NO NEED to constantly monitor the market! NO NEED for complex analysis or charting! NO NEED to worry about a global crash…you’re fully protected! We recommend you “paper trade” this system first—you’ll be risking nothing. This is the “Holy Grail” of option trading! 3rd EDITION - NOW WITH REAL CASE STUDY, PAPER TRADING GUIDE, WORKSHEET and FAQ's.< Less