This no-nonsense guide covers the basics as to how to start a business as a Natural Health Practitioner. Relevant and up-to-date, it covers topics such as schools, accreditation, credentials, legal... More > issues, malpractice insurance, forms, assessment systems, marketing, compliance, appointment structuring, the two things never to do with a new client and much more. It contains all the nuances as to how to succeed and is a must for anyone interested in the field.< Less
The Ladder of Success is focused specifically on Asset Protection Planning and is designed to help you preserve and protect your assets during your lifetime then transfer them in the most tax-saving... More > and efficacious manner to the next generation.
The purpose of this book is to provide you with a straightforward and elementary understanding of Asset Protection and how it can be effectively implemented by taking various steps—like rungs on a ladder. This is a multi-tiered plan and works together as a whole to bring an individual to a higher level of protection. Some of the steps of the ladder may not be relevant but they are worthy of consideration and review.
By reading this book, you are initiating the process of protecting the assets you have worked so hard to build and preserve. The goal is to give you enough basic information to take the next important steps to implement your Asset Protection plan, and truly climb the ladder of success.< Less
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
This is not your ordinary workers' compensation book. Workers' compensation coverage is relatively easy to understand. It's the legal, procedural and contractual issues surrounding workers'... More > compensation that are complicated. In “The Insurance Professional’s Practical Guide to Workers’ Compensation,” Boggs addresses in clear, jargon-free English many of the concepts, policies and practices in workers compensation that brokers, risk advisors, and corporate risk managers need to know. The chapters, such as on which injuries and which workers are covered, free the reader from having to wade through dense legal and regulatory treatises. Boggs explains to non-lawyers legal aspects of workers compensation. If you need to use the book as little as one time a year, get it, because you'll probably need it much more often.< Less
"The Liquid Fire" is a must-read for everyone in a sales position. It should be mandatory reading for all reps and managers, so they can better understand goals and challenges in the... More > selling process. In this book Sean Luce reveals the essential knowledge and skills required to be over the top in sales and management positions. But he also takes familiar topics and offers new and unique approaches.< Less
Why This Work Matters introduces you to the voices of 11 people who are doing the hard work of making communities better. They work in local and state and federal organizations, in governments and... More > nonprofits, in planning, economic development, city management, downtown revitalization and more.
In their own words, as clearly and honestly as they can put in writing, you’ll hear how they manage the frustrations of this work — how they deal with political realities, with shortcomings, with bureaucracy and discouragement. And, maybe more importantly, you’ll hear what they draw on to summon the courage and the bravery to keep at it. Hopefully, Why This Work Matters will help you find the courage to keep doing your Work That Matters, too.< Less
2013 Leadership Book Award for Innovation and Cutting-Edge Perspective
Contextual Intelligence is a leadership model that will help you navigate constantly shifting environments. This book... More > integrates a cutting-edge 3D Thinking framework with 12 core behaviors that will help you diagnose your context and lead others to higher levels of performance. Today’s leadership landscape is dynamic and challenging. Earlier theories and assumptions appear to be inadequate and over simplistic in their ability to flex with the volatility and complexity of organizations which function in a knowledge economy at a local, national and global level. This book extends the non-Newtonian-based leadership paradigms by integrating the principles of tacit knowledge, synchronicity and time orientation, which are essential competencies for today’s leaders.< Less
Poverty punishes many countries in this planet. There is between one and two hundred years separating poor countries from rich Countries, on industrial and economic advancements; When most people in... More > rich countries enjoy the best and most modern products. In poor countries only few can enjoy half of the luxuries and conforts considered regular and common in rich countries.
Hunger and need still lash at many world regions, scarcity of employment forces thousands and millions to migrate to rich countries in search of jobs and better pay in order to support their families.
The separation of the father from his family is a tremendous sacrifice that only the most brave dare to take, many times losing their lives in the intent.< Less
This work is about the birth of The Great American Labor Reform Movement called, “United Labor” and the emergence of Respect and Regard for Human Life in America in the certain terms of... More > our Economic Employment Survival on the Labor Front as the struggle embodies the new and developing American Trade Labor Union called, “The International Brotherhood of Professional Golf Course Maintenance Workers.”< Less
The Journal of International Business and Cultural Studies (JIBCS) publishes original, unpublished manuscripts related to international business, global economics, transnational cultural relations... More > and societal issues as they affect international business. Manuscripts from a broad range of topics are appropriate for consideration in JIBCS providing the focus of the work is affect on international business.
JIBCS is published by the Academic and Business Research Institute. Please see www.aabri.com for AABRI journal submission procedures.< Less
Ultimate directory for conducting export-import operations in the country. Strategic economic, investment, export-import, and business opportunities info. Important export-import, government, and bus... More > contacts and more…< Less
This book contains all you need to use the GROWFLOW innovative and mindful approach to coaching. It's essence is flexibility in being able to coach a diversity of coachees by combining a number of... More > the main approaches. 90 pages + 20 tables / diagrams.
Definitions of Coaching, metaphors of Driving and Gardening.
Pinnacle & Balance Goal Setting.
Mindfulness, the Inner Game.
Will, Skill & Resistance To Coaching.
Model T + Interference.
Directive vs Non – Directive Principles.
Skills To Create Rapport.
Skills To Listen Mindfully.
Use of Meditation.
Mindful Visualisation in Feedback.
Skills Used In Giving Feedback.
Frameworks For Coaching: GROW, SMART.
Solution Focus Principles, Tools & Frameworks; SIMPLE & OSKAR.
GROWFLOW Framework for Coaching.
GROWFLOW In Problem Focussed Dialogue.
GROWFLOW In Solution Focussed Dialogue.
GROWFLOW Mapped Onto OSKAR.
Your General Approach In Coaching With Grow Flow.
Authentic Coaching Culture, Cultural Diversity and Leaders’ use Of Inspirational Coaching.< Less
A business management primer based on field experience of Seamus Phan and contributions from Ter Hui Peng. This book is an extension to the original Dot Zen book published in 2003. This book carries... More > more insights and experience on leadership, human capital, branding, customer service, sales, marketing, public relations, social media, mobile apps, and interactive multimedia, with a focus on field-tested experience and tactics. This is targeted at small business owners, business executives, and marketers who want to build their brands in the marketplace.< Less
What's the prescription? Quite simply, regular doses of contract employment, the antidote to shrinking “permanent” jobs. Hey—these days, is any job ever really permanent?
While the... More > unfortunate downsized masses press their way along the gridlocked boulevard in search of so-called ‘permanent’ employment, you (assuming you’re one of them) can discover an often untraveled path to a viable business relationship best described by the unifying term, Professional Contracting. And once in your contract assignment, you're certain to experience two things in addition to being reunited with a regular paycheck:
- A significant improvement to your emotional health that comes with not being a permanent employee, and…
- The notion to seriously consider professional contracting as a career, not just a stepping-stone to another permanent position.
This book not only explains why but offers you everything you need to know to get working again—as a contract professional.< Less
A rare collection of images from a multi-billion dollar transaction roadshow involving the leveraged buyout of Freescale Semiconductor led by The Blackstone Group and including The Carlyle Group,... More > funds advised by Permira Advisers LLC and Texas Pacific Group. Concurrent senior notes offerings led by Citigroup, Credit Suisse, JPMorgan, Lehman Brothers and UBS. Steve Yanor's renowned Capital Market Communications handled all roadshow execution including all branding, set design, audiovisual management, on-the-road logistics coverage and photodocumentation.< Less