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Culture, Change, and Continuous Improvement: From Bankruptcy to Industry Leadership A True Aerospace Story By Colin E. Cramp & Martin R. Lodge
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How does a company go from being two days away from filing bankruptcy papers to unparalleled performance in the Aerospace business? The answer can be found in this fascinating story of... More > Aerostructures, a Chula Vista, California-based designer, manufacturer and supplier of major components and assemblies to all the major commercial aircraft manufacturers and to the world’s airlines. In 1993 Rohr Industries, as it was known then, was in trouble. Business financials, income and cash flow in particular, were rendering the business unsustainable. The way the business was being run was archaic, organizational structure was cumbersome, and morale was low. Customers were very concerned, and several were preparing to exit.< Less
2019 Footprints: A year in the life of the Business Department By business department
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The Footprints is an annual publication intended primarily for the unmitigated reading pleasure of students, faculty, alumni, and friends of the Department of Business
Organize for Innovation By Jim Whitehurst
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Newly updated for 2019! What principles ground your organization's culture and drive its operations? And are those principles the ones best suited to solving the problems you're facing? In Organize... More > for Innovation, Red Hat President and CEO Jim Whitehurst poses these questions as he reflects on the technological, social, and economic forces impacting the ways we work. Arguing that solving contemporary business problems requires new organizational principles, models, and dynamics, Whitehurst explains how leaders everywhere can begin rethinking how they utilize data, approach failure, structure teams, and set goals—in short, how they can become more innovative.< Less
Simple Lean Six Sigma By Deisell Martinez, PhD
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Simple Lean Six Sigma breaks down the fundamentals of Driving Organizational Excellence and alligns Lean Six Sigma as a supporting tactic.
Regenerative Enterprise By Gregory Landua & Ethan C. Roland
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Beyond green business, social entrepreneurship, and triple-bottom-line profits lies a new kind of venture: the Regenerative Enterprise. In the context of global ecological and cultural degradation,... More > creating financial capital profits alone is no longer acceptable. Regenerative Enterprise articulates the a new economic model and redefines the concepts of sustainability and regeneration. It then develops the theoretical and practical requirements for regenerative enterprises, entrepreneurs, and enterprise ecologies. The book concludes with three global imperatives and a clear set of principles that invite well-designed and effective action.< Less
The Ramblings of a Title Man By Michael Holden
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The Ramblings of a Title Man by Michael A. Holden is a compilation of articles documenting interesting facts about the land title industry as well as capturing advice about the changing marketplace... More > of land title insurance.< 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
The Management of Strategy in the Marketplace By Ernest R. Cadotte & Harry J. Bruce
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The textbook The Management of Strategy in the Marketplace (Cadotte, Bruce) is designed to accompany the Marketplace Live business simulations. It is completely optional as the Marketplace Live... More > business simulations are stand-alone exercises. The purpose of the textbook is to lay out an intellectual foundation that will prepare students to compete in the real marketplace. The simulation provides a living case through which students gain hands-on experience in business management. In short, the textbook provides the theory; the simulation provides the practice.< Less
Colorado Boy Brewery SOP By Tom Hennessy
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After years of teaching how to open breweries around the U.S. and internationally, Tom Hennessy has put together the basic guide on how you actually “do it”, based on the operations of... More > the award winning Colorado Boy Brewing Company. Drawing on Tom’s 20 plus years of professional brewing, and peer reviewed by professional brewers across the U.S. this guide will show you how to: • Clean kegs, serving tanks and fermenters • Harvest yeast and re-pitch • Make cask ale • Carbonate your beer • Proper sanitation of equipment • Step by step procedure of a brew • Beer line cleaning • Tank passivation • And more!< Less
The Humility Imperative: Why the Humble Leader Wins in an Age of Ego By Andrew Kerr
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Leaders continue to fail at an alarming rate at the highest levels of business, politics, sports, and entertainment. Many of these failures are the result of self-inflicted wounds brought on by a... More > lack of character. Against a rising tide of narcissism and ego, humility has quietly re-emerged as the crucial leadership quality for the twenty-first century knowledge economy. Andrew Kerr, a certified expert on change management and leadership, blends powerful storytelling with the latest research to reveal how humility creates a distinct competitive advantage for individual leaders and their organizations. Learn how to: Proactively increase your personal level of humility Avoid the catastrophic humiliations that can occur when egos go unchecked Develop employees and get the most out of teams Build genuine trust with employees, peers, and business partners...< Less
Corporate Finance (Fourth Edition) By ivo welch
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The best introductory Corporate Finance textbook in existence, at any price. Easy but high-level. Self-contained. Modern. Up-to-date.
Sankofa Business Alliance: Revolutionary Strategies for Black Economic Growth By Ronnie Lucas
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The book explains the enormous potential associated with doing business in Africa and why African-Americans should take a proactive role in Africa's development. Subsequently, African-Americans'... More > economy will benefit as a result of their involvement.< Less
Math Practice for Principles of Microeconomics By Carl Sutton Mapleton
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This book is aimed to help both students and educators as a collection of the more math-intensive practice problems that are often seen in introductory microeconomics. There are no definition or... More > concept questions – just collections of problems in which math is required. Students can use this for extra practice, and faculty can assign the book for students as needed. The text is presented in workbook format. Students can show work, complete the problems, and check answers that are provided in the back of the text. Further, the equations and problems are presented in a variety of ways to benefit students receiving different methods of instruction. This revised second edition adds a new problem set on shortages and surpluses.< Less
Economics for NYS High School Students By Jerry Evensky & Len Martin
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This is a high school economics textbook for New York State Regents-level economics students. It is designed to reflect the newest NYS standards using an inquiry model. It is written in a narrative... More > voice for ease of reading. Classroom purchases will receive free ancillary materials (PowerPoints, test banks, etc.)< Less
From Lost to Boss Workbook By Natasha Hall
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Here's how you go FROM LOST TO BO$$ and create your business with a solid foundation! Let’s figure out your business purpose, strategy and plan to see what’s needed to... More > effectively launch your business! Turn your defeat into determination by creating a business with some meat & potatoes and giving your target audience a reason to become a customer.< Less
Opus Brand Book By Marc Posch
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Some of our best brand concepts and logo designs from the past 10 years: Technology, Hospitality, Healthcare/Fitness, Non-Profit. Designer/Creative Director: Marc Posch (Opus Brand Consult)
The Million Dollar Brand By Marc Posch
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THE MILLION DOLLAR BRAND: How to create a powerhouse brand in the age of the Information Economy. The secrets behind today’s most spectacular success stories: A magic formula for selling... More > anything · How to trick the lizard brain · The science behind storytelling · Why you should ignore facts & features · Disrupt & connect · How empathy saved the sea birds · Smash the box... and more. The rules of branding have changed. Here’s how to apply them to become a Million Dollar brand.< Less
Confessions of a Data Scientist...or Warrior-Priest?: Lessons From 25 Years of Data Science, Performance Measurement and Decision Support By Ron Schack Ph.D.
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Confessions of a Data Scientist…or Warrior-Priest? Lessons from 25 Years of Data Science, Performance Measurement and Decision Support Delve into the mind of a well-regarded, experienced... More > (and perhaps slightly “twisted”) data scientist…Let Dr. Schack share some of his analytic arsenal, while regaling you with stories of his data science journey-- challenging situations, abject failures, and rousing successes…Read how Kant’s Ding un Sich, Sun-Tzu’s Art of War, Col. Boyd’s OODA Loop, and Egon Brunswik’s Len’s Model all inform our work as data scientists.< Less
The New Silk Road: Challenge and Response By Richard T. Griffiths
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In 2013 China’s Belt and Road initiative reawakened public attention to the issue of trade and transport. At the same time it stoked fears about China’s true intentions. It was easy for... More > critics to conjure images of a tide of Chinese steel and cement spilling over the Eurasian continent. But what if China were not alone in funding new infrastructure and in facilitating trade, nor the first? Richard T. Griffiths explores the construction of new trading networks along the route of the ancient Silk Road between Europe and China. His book answers the question: who has been building the new Silk Road? ‘This important book contributes to a more informed and better grounded distinction between what is “real” and what is “dream” in the Chinese BRI rhetoric, and provides us with an excellent platform to a deeper understanding of current and future Silk Road narratives.’Claes G. Alvstam, Professor Emeritus Economic Geography, University of Gothenburg.< Less
THE CEO PLANNER By Kim Roundtree
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As business owners it can be challenging to have everything in one place. Things to do, monthly view, weekly view, content creation, brand information sheet, journal time and more. Well, The CEO... More > Planner is all of that and more. Get yours today. Over 200 pages full of necessary information for your business pleasure.< Less
Funding Your Dreams Creative Ways to Finance Real Estate with Little to No Money Down By Tunita Bailey
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If you are looking for ways to Fund Your Dreams of becoming a homeowner or investor, this powerful book will help you understand key concepts of creatively financing your real estate deals and... More > ultimately help you accomplish your goals. You will learn: How to Use Credit to Access Up to $100,000 in Lines of Credit How to Use Non-Traditional Financing to Buy Real Estate How to Buy Residential or Commercial Property Using Little to NONE of Your Own Money< Less
When Mega Goes GIGA By Joseph Brewer
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This is the story of the largest industrial petrochemical project ever. A single $20-Billion investment. A true GIGA project. A decade in the making, this intriguing story tells of Sadara's... More > optimistic beginnings, a near-death crisis, its fragile rebirth, sobering pivotal conflicts, and its resounding triumph. It’s also a human story of a team struggling against the odds of unrelenting tsunami-type challenges, while battling to gain its identity amidst the cultural juxtaposition of two thriving but very different global companies. While most GIGA projects fail, this book outlines the innovative techniques used to deliver this massively complex yet successful project. In so doing, it provides perhaps the only glimpse into the inner-workings of a successful GIGA project. It is also a discourse in pragmatic real-life project management accessible by all in the projects industries.< Less
The Art and Science of Project Management: Templates By Roger Warburton & Vijay Kanabar
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This special edition contains the three Agile Chapters from The Art and Science of Project Management. This is the third edition,The Art & Science of Project Management. This is the third... More > edition, which is updated for the PMBOK 6th edition. Master project management with this book from authors experienced in practice, teaching, and research. You will learn: the foundations of Project Management, explained with dozens of examples; what works and what doesn’t; and how the latest research applies to your project. This Third Edition: Covers Projects and their Environment; Programs, Portfolios, and Project Selection; and the Project Manager. This third edition: covers the essential Technical, Behavioral, Business and Strategic Skills; includes a new section on Agile Project Management; includes the case of a mobile app following the scrum framework; and includes several worked projects and a visual tutorial for Microsoft Project®.< Less
Employee Engagement If Not Now, When? By Gianna Clark
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Employee engagement has been proven to boost individual, team and operational performance resulting in higher productivity, better customer engagement, fewer accidents, better retention and higher... More > profits. In other words, employee engagement matters. In her latest book, Employee Engagement, If Not Now, When?, Gianna explores five leadership “must haves” for creating an engaging work environment. Employees deserve a work environment where they feel appreciated, valued and engaged. It’s time for leaders to take action to make it so. If not now, when?< Less
The Roadmap to Marketing Any Business By Ashley Morrison
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Did you enjoy the choose your own adventure books when you were younger? Well, this book is that for business owners. This book will take you through the considerations to determine how you need to... More > market and grow your business.< Less