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Introduction to Information Systems, 5th Edition International Student Version

Introduction to Information Systems, 5th Edition International Student Version

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 21-APR-2014

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The goal of Rainer, Introduction to Information Systems 5e is to teach all business majors, especially undergraduate ones, how to use information technology to master their current or future jobs and to help ensure the success of their organization. To accomplish this goal, this text helps students to become informed users; that is, persons knowledgeable about information systems and information technology. The focus is not on merely learning the concepts of IT but rather on applying those concepts to facilitate business processes. The content concentrate on placing information systems in...

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Engineering Design: A Project-Based Introduction, Fourth Edition

Engineering Design: A Project-Based Introduction, Fourth Edition

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 28-OCT-2013

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Dym, Little and Orwin's successful client-driven, team-based approach to engineering design gets students actively involved with conceptual design methods and project management tools. The book helps students acquire design skills as they experience the activity of design by doing design projects. It is equally suitable for use in project-based first-year courses, formal engineering design courses, and capstone project courses. ...

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Weygandt's Accounting Principles introduces challenging accounting concepts with examples that are familiar to accountants. The new edition has been updated with the latest IFRS/IASB standards. Additional coverage is included on foreign currency translation and LCM. More discussions focus on risk management as a result of the financial crisis. The examples also emphasize current examples in order to help accountants make the connection to their everyday lives. ...

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China 2.0: The Transformation of an Emerging Superpower ... and the New Opportunities

China 2.0: The Transformation of an Emerging Superpower ... and the New Opportunities

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 19-JAN-2010

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Marina Zhang addresses her topic with vigor and a touch of involved passion that is often missing from the clinical analyses that frequent the China business bookshelves. The impact of technology on china's development and the way it is so thoroughly informing China's economic and social transformation is a significant insight which Ms. Zhang's book explores in well-researched detail and through fresh eyes. China 2.0 is a cogent and worthwhile addition to any china businessman's or scholar's bookshelf. - Clinton Dines, Former CEO, BHP Billiton China There is no lack of opinions about...

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Angel Investing: The Gust Guide to Making Money and Having Fun Investing in Startups

Angel Investing: The Gust Guide to Making Money and Having Fun Investing in Startups

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 28-APR-2014

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PRAISE FOR ANGEL INVESTING "The world of entrepreneurial startups is where the most exciting and creative action is happening in today's business world, which is why I was a strong supporter of the JOBS Act of 2012. No wonder millions of people are wondering how they can get involved as investors. There's no better place to start than by reading David S. Rose's Angel Investing." —U.S. SENATOR CHARLES E. SCHUMER, Senate Finance Committee "From the best methods for finding and picking tomorrow's big winners to proven techniques for adding value to any business you invest in, Angel...

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Islamic Finance and Economic Development: Risk, Regulation, and Corporate Governance

Islamic Finance and Economic Development: Risk, Regulation, and Corporate Governance

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

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A comprehensive guide to mitigating risk and fostering growth in the Islamic financial sector Islamic finance, like conventional finance is a business of financial intermediation. Its distinctive features relate to the requirement that it abides by Shari'a rules that promote fairness of contracts and prevention of exploitation, sharing of risks and rewards, prohibition of interests, and tangible economic purpose. Islamic finance should not fund activities considered "haram" or sinful. In Islamic Finance and Economic Development: Risk, Regulation, and Corporate Governance, authors Amr...

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International Corporate Finance: Value Creation with Currency Derivatives in Global Capital Markets, + Website

International Corporate Finance: Value Creation with Currency Derivatives in Global Capital Markets, + Website

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 24-MAR-2014

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A thorough introduction to corporate finance from a renowned professor of finance and banking As globalization redefines the field of corporate finance, international and domestic finance have become almost inseparably intertwined. It's increasingly difficult to understand what is happening in capital markets without a firm grasp of currency markets, the investment strategies of sovereign wealth funds, carry trade, and foreign exchange derivatives products. International Corporate Finance offers thorough coverage of the international monetary climate, including Islamic finance, Asian...

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Microsoft Big Data Solutions

Microsoft Big Data Solutions

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 10-MAR-2014

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Tap the power of Big Data with Microsoft technologies Big Data is here, and Microsoft's new Big Data platform is a valuable tool to help your company get the very most out of it. This timely book shows you how to use HDInsight along with HortonWorks Data Platform for Windows to store, manage, analyze, and share Big Data throughout the enterprise. Focusing primarily on Microsoft and HortonWorks technologies but also covering open source tools, Microsoft Big Data Solutions explains best practices, covers on-premises and cloud-based solutions, and features valuable case studies. Best of...

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Taxation for Decision Makers, 2012 Edition

Taxation for Decision Makers, 2012 Edition

By: Shirley Dennis-Escoffier; Karen A. Fortin

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2011

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The 2012 edition of this text has been completely updated for new legislation including the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010, the Small Business Jobs Act, The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. This text has been updated for all IRS pronouncements available as of the end of April 2011, including the automobile ceiling limits. With a condensed text to print schedule, this text can incorporate changes made by Congress and new IRS pronouncements that cannot be included in...

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Marketing Mistakes and Successes, 12th Edition

Marketing Mistakes and Successes, 12th Edition

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 07-OCT-2013

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This best-selling casebook, now in its 12th edition, presents a series of real-life scenarios, packed with practical tips, insider insights, and marketing advice. In an engaging, conversational style, each story provides detailed analyses of the decisions and practices that led to major marketing wars, comebacks, mistakes, and successes. As a supplement or main text, this book can be used in a variety of courses, both undergraduate and graduate, ranging from introduction to marketing, marketing management and strategic marketing. Adopt the whole book, or choose the cases that best fit...

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Quickly acquire the knowledge and skills you need to confidently administer, score, and interpret the WAIS-IV. Providing a clinically rich and innovative theory-based interpretive system, this book offers state-of-the-art interpretation of the most popular intelligence test for adults. In addition, the book is packaged with a CD-ROM containing scoring tables, case report material, worksheets, and a user-friendly software program that fully automates the interpretive system, making Essentials of WAIS-IV Assessment, Second Edition, the best and most authoritative resource of information on...

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J.K. Lasser's Guide to Self-Employment: Taxes, Tips, and Money-Saving Strategies for Schedule C Filers

J.K. Lasser's Guide to Self-Employment: Taxes, Tips, and Money-Saving Strategies for Schedule C Filers

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 21-OCT-2013

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Tax facts and strategies every self-employed person needs to know If you're thinking about starting a business, or have already begun one, you are not alone. There are more than 23 million workers who are already self-employed and file Schedule C to report their income and expenses. As a self-employed person you have to handle many, if not all, of the aspects of running your business. J.K. Lasser's Guide to Self-Employment is intended to help you with some business aspects with which you may not be familiar—but which have a great impact on your bottom line. It skillfully focuses on...

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Project Management in Practice, 5th Edition

Project Management in Practice, 5th Edition

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 23-SEP-2013

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Offering streamlined coverage with an applied approach, Project Management in Practice, 5th Edition focuses on the essentials of project management. This concise, hands-on text is ideal for a one semester project management course, or as a module on project management. This textbook is organized around the project management life cycle, and provides students with essential project management concepts while addressing an important area of industry growth: the use of projects to achieve the strategic goals of organizations. ...

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The Browser Hacker's Handbook

The Browser Hacker's Handbook

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 24-MAR-2014

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Hackers exploit browser vulnerabilities to attack deep within networks The Browser Hacker's Handbook gives a practical understanding of hacking the everyday web browser and using it as a beachhead to launch further attacks deep into corporate networks. Written by a team of highly experienced computer security experts, the handbook provides hands-on tutorials exploring a range of current attack methods. The web browser has become the most popular and widely used computer "program" in the world. As the gateway to the Internet, it is part of the storefront to any business that operates...

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Intermediate Accounting, Tenth Canadian Edition, Volume 2

Intermediate Accounting, Tenth Canadian Edition, Volume 2

By: Donald E. Kieso; Jerry J. Weygandt; Terry D. Warfield; Nicola M. Young; Irene M. Wiecek; Bruce J. McConomy

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 28-JUN-2013

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The Kieso, Weygandt, Warfield, Young, Wiecek, McConomy: Intermediate Accounting text has an outstanding reputation as "THE" text for the course and is viewed as a reliable resource by accounting students, faculty and professionals. After listening carefully to instructors and students alike, and after having built on what we have learned over nine successful editions and more than 28 years of being the market leader, we are confident that the tenth edition will continue to meet the needs of instructors and students. The integration of the new International Accounting Standards and their...

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Healthcare Valuation: The Four Pillars of Healthcare Value, Volume 1

Healthcare Valuation: The Four Pillars of Healthcare Value, Volume 1

By: Robert James Cimasi

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 25-APR-2014

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This book includes a detailed description of how the specific attributes of each type of enterprise, asset, or service influences the research needs and valuation process required to develop a credible and supportable opinion of value. ...

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Investing in Frontier Markets: Opportunity, Risk and Role in an Investment Portfolio

Investing in Frontier Markets: Opportunity, Risk and Role in an Investment Portfolio

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 03-SEP-2013

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The only comprehensive guide to reaping big returns investing in the hottest new growth markets This book makes a compelling case that, just as today's well-rounded portfolio includes emerging market funds, tomorrow's well-rounded portfolio will include frontier market funds. More importantly, it alerts you to the vast opportunities and potential pitfalls of investing in frontier markets while providing expert advice and guidance on how to research and invest in the most promising frontier growth markets. Widely considered to be the next emerging markets, frontier markets, such as those...

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No passion, no conversation. No conversation, no word of mouth. No word of mouth, no successful business. If you think you are in the marketing business, think again. You're in the people business, and The Passion Conversation teaches you how to get people to fall passionately and madly in love with your organization or cause. The author's mash-up of the latest in wonky academic research with practical, real-world stories shows how any business can spark and sustain word of mouth marketing. Readers learn how loving your customers results in not just building a thriving community, but...

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UHF RFID Technologies for Identification and Traceability

UHF RFID Technologies for Identification and Traceability

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 21-APR-2014

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UHF Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) is an electronic tagging technology that allows an object, place or person to be automatically identified at a distance without a direct line-of-sight using a radio wave exchange. Applications include inventory tracking, prescription medication tracking and authentication, secure automobile keys, and access control for secure facilities. This book begins with an overview of UHF RFID challenges describing the applications, markets, trades and basic technologies. It follows this by highlighting the main features distinguishing UHF (860MHz-960MHz)...

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Social Media Design For Dummies

Social Media Design For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 30-MAY-2014

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Learn to design professional and effective social media profiles! Whether you're trying to attract a new employer or get new fans to notice your brand, your social media profiles need to distinguish you from the masses. Packed with the secrets behind the hottest Facebook timelines, Twitter backgrounds, and LinkedIn profiles, this fun-but-straightforward guide shows you how to create eye-catching social media profiles with a professional, cohesive design. Includes online resources and downloadable templates that allow you to make your own profiles quick and easy Reveals...