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Lessons in Architectural Firm Management By Elisa Garcia
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A how-to (and how-not-to) book for starting and running an architectural design firm. Elisa Garcia's training in management at the design giant, Gensler, served as a solid foundation for managing... More > her own architectural practice. She shares the secrets to obtaining high profit margins and succeeding in the competetive design industry.< Less
You Must Be Crazy By Terry L. Collins
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How successful business owners see their world. Including the secret to making a profit. How to deal with employees, suppliers, customers, bankers, attorneys, and CPA's.
Permission Denied By Charles H. House
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Permission Denied showcases the personal involvement, incisive thinking and detailed analysis which House developed and utilized in guiding his teams to beat the competition with groundbreaking... More > technologies.< 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 teaches an Immersion course on how to open breweries. Information at< Less
D&O 101: Understanding Directors and Officers Liability Insurance - A Holistic Approach By Larry Goanos
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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
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
Practical Anarchy: The Freedom of the Future 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
24-Hour Daily Planner By Tim Swike
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The 24-Hour Daily Planner is your ultimate daily appointment book. Unlike the competition, The 24-Hour Daily Planner works with any month and year that you can think of. You pick the days and... More > months that you want to schedule your clients on. No more wasted blank pages and wasted paper expenses. If you don't work on weekends, no problem. Only use the 365 days that you actually work on. Have clients at 4am? No problem. Now you can schedule your clients 24 hours a day, every day. And the 6" x 9" size is perfect for carrying along with you on your business meetings. The coil binding makes it user friendly, too. You never know where you might find a new lead. So start planning today!< Less
The Art of Data Science By Roger Peng, Elizabeth Matsui
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This book describes, simply and in general terms, the process of analyzing data. The authors have extensive experience both managing data analysts and conducting their own data analyses, and have... More > carefully observed what produces coherent results and what fails to produce useful insights into data. This book is a distillation of their experience in a format that is applicable to both practitioners and managers in data science.< Less
Intentional Business: 10 Straightforward Strategies for Purposeful Success By Nicole Martinez
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Intentional Business is a book for people with extraordinary dreams, goals, ideas, vision, and ambition who believe that success requires purposefully planned and executed strategies. It is designed... More > with both the beginner and seasoned entrepreneur in mind with the message that sustainable success can be achieved if people will transform the way they think about entrepreneurship and ownership.< Less
CHAOS Collection By James Johnson
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CHAOS Collection 2015: includes four reports 1) CHAOS Report 2015, 2) CHAOS Manifesto 2015, 3) Factors of Value, and 4) The Money Pit: The True Cost of a Project. The CHAOS Report 2015 focuses on... More > presenting the information and data on success and failure in different forms with many charts. In this report we have 21 charts and 12 tables. A main feature of this report is presenting the six elements of success: time, budget, target, goal, value and customer satisfaction. CHAOS Manifesto 2015: The Law of Diminishing Returns is an advanced thinking research report. This report has 10 broad theories, each with three concepts aimed at mitigating the law of diminishing returns. Factors of Value Research Report: outlines the Top Ten attributes that return the highest value. The purpose of Money Pit: The True Cost of a Project research note is to consider the true cost of a project. Here we examine the cost of two similar projects in two very different environments.< Less
Journal of Behavioral Studies in Business By Volume 8 February, 2015
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The Journal of Behavioral Studies in Business (JBSB) publishes original, unpublished manuscripts related to behavioral studies in accounting, economics, finance, management, and marketing.... More > Manuscripts from a broad range of topics are appropriate for consideration in the JBSB providing the focus of the work is behavioral studies in business.< Less
Journal of Finance and Accountancy By Volume 20 September, 2015
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The Journal of Finance and Accountancy (JFA) publishes original, unpublished studies related to financial and accounting topics in business and education. Studies reflecting issues and solutions to... More > concerns like budgeting, taxation, methods, investments, regulatory procedures, and business financial analysis based on actual performance are appropriate topics. All manuscripts submitted to JFA for publication consideration are blind peer reviewed.< Less
Journal of Business Cases and Applications By Volume 15 December, 2015
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The Journal of Business Cases and Applications is dedicated to publishing quality applied business cases and classroom applications/exercises designed to assist business academics in the classroom.... More > The goal is to share cases and exercises developed for classroom use in any area of business education.< Less
The Multifamily Housing Guide: Leasing 101 By Robert E. Starnes, Jr.
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Whether you want to be a leasing professional or are already in the field and need a refresher course on best practices, this guide tells you what you need to know about the multifamily housing... More > industry. Robert E. Starnes Jr., who has sixteen years of experience in the industry, walks you through all the steps of leasing—from opening a clubhouse, to answering a phone, showing an apartment, creating a lease agreement, and following up with leads. Each chapter ends with key points to remember focusing on important issues such as how to answer the phone, how to get guests excited about taking a tour, how to make a great first impression, and how to properly fill out paperwork. You’ll also learn the reasons why people do not lease, and why it’s essential to continue communicating with them even when it might seem they do not want to do business with you. Filled with case studies and sample conversations, this guide is an essential resource for anyone who manages multiunit housing.< Less
Second Chance: How to Make and Keep Big Money from the Coming Gold and Silver Shock-Wave By David H. Smith, David Morgan
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Did you miss the gold and silver spikes to $1900 and $50 in 2011? Did you get in near the top and ride all the way down into the 2015 lows? Or perhaps you didn’t buy at all, and by late 2016,... More > while the most explosive precious metals and mining stock run-up in decades was taking place, you watched. You may think you’ve missed the boat. But you would be wrong. David Morgan’s research shows decisively that as much as “90% of the profit potential becomes available during the last 10% of the entire bull run" - if you avoid what he calls “the amateur’s mindset.” Second Chance: How to Make and Keep Big Money from the Coming Gold and Silver Shock-Wave empowers you to step onto the investment battlefield and leave it a winner. Many fortunes will be made during the coming years. On paper. But, when all is said and done, as the great speculator Jesse Livermore declared, “On paper it will remain.” Let us help you keep most of your earnings and claim your place at the Winners' Table.< Less
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How to Serve a VIP: 30 Tips to Earn & Re-Earn Your Customers' Loyalty By Bryan Williams
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This book is designed for you and everyone on your team who love to serve others. Each of the 30 chapters will reinforce the importance of giving your best service to all customers. Whether those... More > customers are called colleagues, employees, guests, clients, patients, tenants, residents, students or visitors is irrelevant. This book will highlight that the same caliber of service excellence must be given to all. Each of the 30 chapters ends with a powerful activity that is designed to help reinforce the chapter's key points.< Less
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An easy, time saving, organization guide and undated planner for your essential oils business! * 6x9, coil-bound for ease of opening and closing * sample tracker, making follow up a breeze *... More > enrollment tracker, to keep your new member's info close at hand * monthly undated calendar, for planning classes and other important occasions in advance * weekly undated calendar, for your full planning needs * self-development activities so you can be your best! * goal-setting activities to keep you accountable * simple income/expenses/mileage tracking for ease at tax time! * monthly review exercises so your goals are fresh in your mind and adjusted accordingly as the year progresses< Less
2017 Power Planner - Hardcover By More GCI
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The 2017 Power Planner - Hardcover will transform your business. Not only does it come with your typical planner layout, it is designed but real estate agents. Packed with training, business building... More > ideas and you set and track your goals. When you understand your business you grow.< Less
Graduate Business Etiquette Dinner Tonight Professional & Graduate University Etiquette Dining 102 Three Course Dinners are for Beginners Get What Was Left at the Table Outclass the Competition By Harold Almon
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Graduate Business Etiquette Dinner Tonight Professional & Graduate University Etiquette Dining 102 provides an excellent opportunity to learn (or brush up on) business table manners: rules of... More > etiquette used for business dining: Two Pre-Steps, Dining Stations and Lines, Name Badge Placement, Handling Cocktail Food, Mock-Tail Introductions, Handshaking, Getting Business Cards, Current USA Menu Number and Order of Courses, Advanced-Formal Place Settings, Flatware Rule of Three & Ten, Napkin Rules, Eating Continental Style, Cutting Meat, Eating a Four Course Meal, Bone-in Chicken Manners, Eating Salad with the Third Fork, Saying Thank You, Rules of Reciprocity, and Other Things to Ponder. This is written because there comes a time to transcend coffee shop habits and dining hall ways. Business Dining is a ritual at which more than eating is done. The way you drink and eat reflects on you and your company. Three course dinners are for beginners, get what was left at the table. Outclass the competition.< Less
Organizing and Money Management University Etiquette Financial Wellness Budgeting and Bill Paying Things to Do & Things to Know Growing Your (FICO) Credit Score By Harold Almon
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Contained herein is information on organizing and money management professional and graduate university etiquette financial wellness, budgeting and bill paying - things to do and things to know... More > growing your (FICO) Credit Score< Less
A Guide to the Human Resource Body of Knowledge™ By HR Certification Institute
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How do your HR management skills and experience compare to the overall practice of HR? Turn to the practice’s first and most comprehensive resource, A Guide to the Human Resource Body of... More > Knowledge™ (HRBoK™) from the HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®) to find out how you and your organization match up. Align your knowledge, HR department, or HR program with the framework of the HRBoK – bolster your confidence and know your organization has the HR competencies necessary to meet the demands of the ever-changing human resource management profession.< Less
Rocking Your City Things to Do and See When Someone Is Dining Visiting Downtown Austin Professional and University Etiquette Hospitality Hosting Dining and Entertainment Connoisseur and Frugal Giving and Living in the Most Expensive Cities in the World By Harold Almon
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Rocking Your City Things to Do and See is published by Be at Ease School of Etiquette Austin. It is a business social and cultural etiquette guide to Downtown Austin with dining at its core. Owners,... More > writers, and artists are invited to contribute menus, stories, photos, and ads. Next to launch is the APP for IPad and I phone. Connoisseur Frugal Giving and Living has many idiosyncrasies and plenty of needs which require fulfillment. Downtown Austin can satisfy many of them, whether for hotel hopping, hunting the best happy hour, or casual and fine dining. Here are some preferred activities.< Less
Such Little Accident By Mike Robbins
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“When the people shall have nothing more to eat,” said Rousseau, “they will eat the rich.” But the rich are rather good at getting the poor to eat each other instead. In this... More > provocative novella-length essay, Mike Robbins looks at how the electoral system, social media, bullying by business, and a growing gap between rich and poor have led to deep fissures in British society. These have been exploited by those with an agenda of their own. As a result, democracy is now fragile. To repair it, we must look hard at the way information cycles through our society, and how our opinions are formed.< Less