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Navigating Through "Now What?" By Karen Kodzik
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You were expected to know what you wanted to do in life, but how many times have you changed careers? Many people will find themselves at a critical crossroad or decision point in their careers more... More > than once.< Less
The 99 Cent Guide to Being Boss By Shaun Stevenson et al.
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A quick-and-dirty guide to the formerly secretive world of the Ivy-league, ivory-tower world of high-management concepts, brought down to the real-world level to benefit the rest of us. Now only 99... More > (+1) cents!< Less
The Board Team Handbook By Bob Fitch
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Get board members up to speed quickly and improve overall productivity and knowledge! The biggest update of our flagship publication ever! More than 80,000 copies have been sold. It includes timeless... More > advice on: The board’s job description and the role of officers. Developing board policy. The executive director’s role and the board’s relation to staff. Making board meetings productive and basic parliamentary procedure. Managing nonprofit risk. Board member recruitment. Developing successful committees. Expanded info on monitoring nonprofit finance, including how to read a balance sheet and income statement. Avoiding common nonprofit financial pitfalls. Solutions for dealing with problem board members. Sample board of director and president qualification checklists.Tactics to successfully implement strategic plans. Sample “chain of command” chart. Sample executive director succession plan. Recommended insurance coverage for nonprofits.< Less
Modern Workplace Learning: PDF 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. THIS PDF IS FOR YOUR PERSONAL USE. TO PURCHASE A COPY FOR MULTIPLE USERS/SITE LICENCE EMAIL< Less
Freelancing 101: What You Need to Know to Run a Successful Business By Michelle Dalton
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If you’re like many people who work for someone else, thoughts of becoming your own boss often float through your mind. Visions of going to the gym during the day, or taking a two-hour lunch,... More > or doing laundry at 10:00 am are prevalent … but then reality sets in. There are mortgages to pay, car loans to pay, college tuitions to save for, retirement earnings to amass … and so the thoughts of becoming a full-time freelance editor or writer fall by the wayside.< Less
Wealthy Couple Safe Couple By James D. Keeler, Ph.D. and Lisa S. Keeler
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Wealthy Couple Safe Couple is a retirement investment strategy book that goes beyond the advice of books like Kiyosaki's "Rich Dad, Poor Dad" to create a how-to for the average working... More > person. If you are nervous about social security and have seen your 401K diminish in value, this is the book to read to build wealth forever.< Less
How Franchising Companies Benefit While Trading in Foreign Countries By Farrukh Khan
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The purpose of this study has been to try to discover the benefits that accrue to franchising firms because of their international franchising operations in foreign markets. Franchising has been... More > thought of in terms of being a method for business expansion, especially in retailing, in which the risks arising out of expansion into new territories can be better shared and the capital needed can be reduced as a result of contributions that are made by franchisees. International franchising has the potential for reducing the capital required and the risks associated with expansion into foreign markets, despite added problems associated with intellectual property and long supply chains. It was found that international market expansion through franchising can provide several benefits to franchisors, but only the best are likely to be accepted and the increasing costs of energy for transport is likely to introduce some new paradigms into the international franchising equation.< Less
QuickBooks for Home Builder By Sean Hugo, Tracy Pelley, Jamie Ward
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QuickBooks for Home Builders is a how-to-guide to use QuickBooks for Home Builders. Learn how to get the most ouf of QuickBooks Contractor Edition.
How I Built A $37 Million Insurance Agency In Less Than 7 Years By Darren Sugiyama
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Darren Sugiyama, nationally known author and business consultant has disclosed the secrets of his insurance industry success. His story will amuse and inspire you to take your company to the next... More > level. Proven results...every time!< Less
Credit Risk Scorecards: Development and Implementation Using SAS By Mamdouh Refaat
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This book provides a systematic presentation of credit risk scorecard development and implementation. The text covers the theoretical foundations, the practical implementation and programming using... More > SAS. The book topics include : • Data acquisition - data preparation • EDA, predictive measures and variable selection • Optimal segmentation and binning • Coarse classing and WOE transformations • Development of logistic regression models • Methods of model assessment and evaluation • Scorecard creation and scaling • Automatic generation of scoring code (SAS, SQL, C) • Scorecard monitoring and reporting • Reject inference The SAS implementation contains over 50 ready-to-use SAS macros that can be implemented in the automation of the scorecard creation process.< 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
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Ask yourself: • Is something affecting the growth of our organization, if so what is it? • Is it clear who is running our school, church, or team,? • How can we improve staff... More > effectiveness and at the same time improve our results? • If you have asked your self at least one of these questions, help is available now. This manual presents:  A qualitative assessment of leadership effectiveness in your organization.  A quantitative comprehensive assessment of the effective leadership of your organization.  An objective developmental view of your organization.  A complete organizational leadership profile that includes structure, reform, environment, supervision, needs, conflict, culture, and spiritual effectiveness. Use this manual for yourself or give it as a gift to someone you care about. It will help change their view of their organization, school, church, hospital, or team.< Less
ev360 Educational Solutions Realtime Theory II By Kay Moody
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Welcome to ev360 Educational Solutions Realtime Theory II for beginning students. This theory is a method of learning machine shorthand and developing the skill and proficiency to write rapidly with... More > a high degree of accuracy. Students who practice the lessons systematically and follow the directions for learning will soon develop skills and speed in machine shorthand.< Less
Innovation: The Workbook By Marc H. Meyer
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A methods-rich book for innovating: user-centered design, product strategy and platforming, and business model design -- all with a reality check at the end. Developed for undergraduate as well as... More > graduate innovation courses.< Less
Loneliness of Leadership: Solitude to Success By Keith Kefgen
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Regrettably, very few aspiring leaders are prepared for the hidden consequences of reaching the top. For many leaders, business success can come with a profound sense of loneliness. In their new... More > book, The Loneliness of Leadership, authors Keith Kefgen and Dr. James Houran explore the challenges faced by today’s leaders and strategies for dealing with the dark side of the leadership journey. As partners in AETHOS Consulting Group, Kefgen and Houran tackle the topic of leadership development in a new way via an unprecedented 3-year study of top hospitality executives and entrepreneurs. In doing so, the authors offer a fresh competency model for navigating the chaotic modern business world. Most importantly, Kefgen and Houran share stories of accomplishment from the many leaders they interviewed. These stories will give readers a realistic yet motivational path for embracing the inherent solitude of leadership and turning it into personal and professional success.< Less
Tools of the Trade By Disability Management Employer Coalition
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Tools of the Trade will serve as your go-to reference as you build, manage, and monitor your integrated absence and disability management program. It is designed to meet the needs of practicing... More > professionals by offering both background information and practical resources needed to complete the job. This new edition takes the reader from basic definitions, through an exploration of programs prime for integration, to program implementation and management. Included are numerous illustrations, charts, statistics, best practices, employer check lists, and references to industry sources< Less
Terms of the Trade By Disability Management Employer Coalition
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Over the years, a greater focus has been placed on absence, health, risk, productivity, behavioral management and the impact on corporate profits. This revised publication is intended to provide... More > every level of practitioner the general meaning of these sometimes complex and varied industry terms. With more than 870 words, phrases, and terms, this glossary is the most comprehensive publication with regards to absence, wellness, and disability.< Less
The Return to Work Program Manual By Disability Management Employer Coalition
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Returning employees to work who have been on a leave of absence, regardless of the causation of the absence, forms the cornerstone for a productive and engaged workforce. This third revision covers... More > the principles and processes involved in the establishment of a return-to-work program which is vital to the development of a successful integrated absence management (IAM) program. Gain expertise, practical applications, and insightful innovations that can save you time and money.< Less
Retention & Disposition Schedules for E-Records By Robert F. Smallwood, Institute for Information Governance
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This full-color Management Guide lays out in great detail the rationale and steps for developing retention and disposition schedules for e-records specifically, and all records (including paper and... More > all other media). A clear, step-by-step process is laid out in this new comprehensive Management Guide. It cites GARP® as guidance and includes sections on records inventorying, retention principles, event-based retention and disposition, retention schedule benefits, scope, and key tips in collecting data from surveys and interviews. It also covers the thorny issues of email retention and records declaration, how your organization's Business Classification Scheme (BCS) and taxonomy come into play, and key things to know about metadata management. The is a critical resource for all records, risk, IG, and compliance managers. Check out the Table of Contents and preview a sample -- then buy this complete Management Guide today! SPECIAL BONUS - free 1 hour companion training video - email us with your order number!< 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 2.4 adds the latest in Schedule Estimation.< Less
Executive Data Science By Roger Peng
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In this concise book you will learn what you need to know to begin assembling and leading a data science enterprise, even if you have never worked in data science before. You’ll get a crash... More > course in data science so that you’ll be conversant in the field and understand your role as a leader. You’ll also learn how to recruit, assemble, evaluate, and develop a team with complementary skill sets and roles. You’ll learn the structure of the data science pipeline, the goals of each stage, and how to keep your team on target throughout. Finally, you’ll learn some down-to-earth practical skills that will help you overcome the common challenges that frequently derail data science projects.< 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
CDP Exam Study Guide By The Institute for Diversity Certification (IDC)™
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The CDP Exam Study Guide is designed to help candidates pass the Certified Diversity Practitioner (CDP)™ Exam and obtain measurable impact through Equity, Diversity & Inclusion efforts.
Azerbaijan Country Study Guide Volume 1 Strategic Information and Developments By IBP, Inc.
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Azerbaijan Country Study Guide Volume 1 Strategic Information and Developments
Common Sense Revival By Tiffany Twain
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This book revives the spirit of Thomas Paine's bestselling pamphlet, Common Sense, and advocates seeking independence from the tyranny of people and entities that are abusing power in modern times: ... More > large corporations and people who push for expanded privileges for the wealthiest 1% of Americans at the expense of all others. An overarching Bill of Rights for Future Generations is proposed in Common Sense Revival that should be used to help guide our national decision-making. The perspectives of Mark Twain are also brought to bear, and extensive analysis is made of the best ways to a more salubrious future. And a Sustainability Index provides an excellent gauge of the status of our efforts to create a thriving and sustainable human civilization. And smart leadership is recommended, and a courageous and sensible rejection of Donald Trump's dangerous desire to rule.< Less