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Ten Minute Guide to Investing in Stocks

Ten Minute Guide to Investing in Stocks

By: E. Saenz

Publisher: Alpha

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2000

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New investors can fall into some dangerous traps. If you are new to the stock market, if you need a refresher course in investing basics, or if you are an employee of a corporation that manages its own profit sharing stock plan, this easy-to-use reference guide on everything from research to mutual funds can help you. It provides a basic education on stocks, investing, and the way the market works. ...

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Ten Minute Guide to Getting Organized

Ten Minute Guide to Getting Organized

By: Janet Bigham Bernstel; Stephen Windhaus

Publisher: Alpha

Publication Date: 13-OCT-2000

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This guide is based on the philosophy that organization is a skill and, like all skills, it can be learned. The author provides steps for creating systems that will save you time and labor, shows you how to keep your desktop clutter-free, helps you avoid procrastination and excuses,and introduces you to organizational tools that will benefit both you and your staff. ...

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Ten Minute Guide to Performance Appraisals

Ten Minute Guide to Performance Appraisals

By: Dale Furtwengler

Publisher: Alpha

Publication Date: 01-NOV-2000

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As a new manager, how do you construct a performance review that will give your employees balanced, encouraging feedback, yet provide them with the critiquing they may need? This book answers that question. It explains the importance of employee appraisals to your staff's future performance, and details what you need to do before evaluation time comes around. You can learn how to write the review, how to handle the face-to-face part of the review, and how to deal with the aftermath of a bad review. It also gives ideas for establishing goals and priorities that employees can work...

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Ten Minute Guide to Conducting a Job Interview

Ten Minute Guide to Conducting a Job Interview

By: William W. Larson

Publisher: Alpha

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2000

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If you have the responsibility of selecting and evaluating job candidates, this book will give you the tools to carry out an effective interview. Based on the philosophy that the best predictor of future success is past performance, the guide teaches you how to analyze a job, review a resume, and plan and maintain control of an interview. The list of sample questions will help you identify the right person for any job opening. ...

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Essential JavaScript™ for Web Professionals

Essential JavaScript™ for Web Professionals

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 03-AUG-1999

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1305F-7 With JavaScript, you can build sites that look hotter and work smarter than ever before! Now, learn JavaScript by example, from two leading Fortune 500 Web developers! You'll learn all you need to get results as you build real-world practice sites that sell products, educate visitors, offer subscriptions, and display ads. Best of all, the finished sites are on the Web—so you can reuse the code and see exactly how your pages should look and work! Write JavaScript to do all this, and much more! Detect browsers and platforms Create content dynamically Create image...

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Essential Guide to Telecommunications, Second Edition, The

Essential Guide to Telecommunications, Second Edition, The

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 15-JUL-1999

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1429E-0 Your complete, up-to-the-minute telecom/Internet briefing! Whatever your role in telecom or Internet services, you'll be more effective if you understand the basics of telecommunications technology and the realities of the fast-changing telecom business. With The Essential Guide to Telecommunications, Second Edition, you will get this understanding-even if you have no technical background at all. In this book, leading consultant Annabel Z. Dodd teaches you everything you must know to understand the telecommunications industry. You'll find up-to-the-minute coverage of today's...

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IT Services: Costs, Metrics, Benchmarking, and Marketing

IT Services: Costs, Metrics, Benchmarking, and Marketing

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 10-MAR-2000

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1919E-7 Unleashing the Power of Integrated Service Delivery Harris Kern's Enterprise Computing Institute Solutions for IT Professionals Delighting IT customers: the real-world, start-to-finish guide IT Services is the first 100% customer-focused guide to satisfying the consumers of your company's IT services — and building the loyalty your IT organization needs. In this book, three leading IT professionals present a fully integrated, comprehensive approach to service delivery in today's global, distributed environments. You'll discover how to establish processes, service and cost...

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Windows® 2000 Device Driver Book: A Guide for Programmers, Second Edition, The

Windows® 2000 Device Driver Book: A Guide for Programmers, Second Edition, The

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2000

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The #1 Windows device driver book—fully updated for Windows 2000! Step-by-step planning, implementation, testing, debugging, installation, and distribution Complete coverage of the new Windows Driver Model (WDM) Practical debugging and interactive troubleshooting CD-ROM: Exclusive tools for streamlining driver development, plus extensive C/C++ sample driver library! Windows Driver Model (WDM) for Windows 2000 and 98—in depth! Building drivers that support Plug-and-Play and Power Management Windows Management Instrumentation: logging device errors and events—and...

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IT Organization: Building a Worldclass Infrastructure

IT Organization: Building a Worldclass Infrastructure

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 15-FEB-2000

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2229H-4 Organizing IT for excellence in 21st century distributed environments Few organizations are achieving their goals for reliability, availability, and serviceability in distributed environments—and the obstacles aren't technical, they're organizational. How does one structure an IT organization to succeed with today's tools and architectures? IT Organization: Building a World-Class Infrastructure delivers realistic, specific answers that draw upon the experiences of more than 40 leading companies. You'll discover how to: Design your organization to deliver "any data,...

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Core Python Programming

Core Python Programming

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 14-DEC-2000

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New to Python? This is the developer's guide to Python development! Learn the core features of Python as well as advanced topics such as regular expressions, multithreaded programming, Web/Internet and network development, GUI development with Tk(inter) and more Also includes features found in the new Python 1.6 and 2.0 releases CD-ROM: Complete Python distributions (source code, documentation, and various binaries) plus all example scripts in the book Python is an Internet and systems programming language that is soaring in popularity in today's fast-paced software...

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21st Century Business

21st Century Business

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Publisher: FT Press

Publication Date: 14-AUG-2000

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Manage all the changes driving your business in the 21st century! In a time of unremitting, accelerating technological change, James W. Cortada offers a calm, intelligent path through the wilderness, helping managers understand the big picture and successfully manage the transition to the Internet economy. Cortada shows how to get past the hype associated with innovation, and leverage the best of the new technologies — without abandoning management fundamentals that are more important today than ever. Management How the fundamentals of management will — and won't — apply in the 21st...

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IT Problem Management

IT Problem Management

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 07-MAR-2001

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The complete "best practices" guide to IT problem resolution! No matter how professional your IT organization, if you can't resolve problems quickly and effectively, you'll lose your stakeholders' confidence—and fail. Nowadays, help desk s aren't enough: companies want true service centers capable of delivering complex, strategic solutions. IT Problem Management is the first single source for building world-class problem management processes. Drawing upon his extensive consulting e xperience, Gary Walker presents specific improvements you can make to achieve breakthrough results in any help...

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Essential Guide to Wireless Communications Applications, The

Essential Guide to Wireless Communications Applications, The

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 12-DEC-2000

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Your complete guide to today's "killer" wireless apps-and tomorrow's! Covers EVERYTHING you can do with wireless technology! The wireless Web: WAP and beyond Mobile e-commerce: security, payment systems, and more PCS and high-bandwidth 3G cellular Bluetooth: breakthrough short-range wireless applications For consumers, investors, executives, marketing/PR professionals, and developers The next-generation wireless and mobile Internet revolution is under way! Now here's a complete guide to next-generation wireless applications and their business impact, written...

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Software Development: Building Reliable Systems

Software Development: Building Reliable Systems

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 22-MAR-1999

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80% of software projects fail—here's why the other 20% succeed! Software Development is the most thorough, realistic guide to "what works" in software development—and how to make it happen in your organization. Leading consultant Marc Hamilton tackles all three key components of successful development: people, processes, and technology. From streamlining infrastructures to retraining programmers, choosing tools to implementing service-level agreements, Hamilton unifies all of today's best practices—in management, architecture, and software engineering. There's never been a...

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XML: The Annotated Specification

XML: The Annotated Specification

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 14-DEC-1998

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8267F-8 "The official W3C XML spec-by design-is a concise and formal document. Bob DuCharme has annotated the full text of that spec with explanations, insights and over 170 new usage examples. The result is a marvelous reference for XML users and implementors." — Charles F. Goldfarb The complete XML standard-as approved by the W3C-explained in detail by a leading XML expert and author! Serious about XML? No matter what other XML books you own, the final word is the official W3C specification, and you should own a copy. Now there is a guide to the often arcane language of XML, computer...

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Advanced JAVA Networking

Advanced JAVA Networking

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 14-APR-2000

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Super-charged network solutions for experienced Java professionals, updated to Java 2 Create powerful client/server applications with RMI Use IDL to build CORBA applications that work with legacy systems Interface with databases using JDBC and SQL Completely updated from the best-selling first edition The latest in Java: JDBC, JINI, JMAPI, IDL, and CORBA Up-to-date networking: TCP/IP, RMI, sockets Application servers, Web servers, and servlets Directory Services, LDAP, and JNDI Advances in Java security Java remains the language of choice for building...

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Core C++ A Software Engineering Approach

Core C++ A Software Engineering Approach

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 24-JUL-2000

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Master C++ the right way: From the software engineering perspective! Master C++ the right way! Object-oriented approach to coding throughout Harness C++'s strengths; avoid its dangers Build more easily maintainable code Build more powerful, robust, maintainable C++ software! For developers with experience in any language, Victor Shtern's Core C++ teaches C++ the right way: by applying the best software engineering practices and methodologies to programming in C++. Even if you've already worked with C++, this comprehensive book will show you how to build code that is more...

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Core JSP

Core JSP

By: Damon Hougland; Aaron Tavistock

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 05-OCT-2000

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The experienced developer's guide to JavaServer Pages development! Database access, XML support, JavaBean integration, and much more Architecting JSP applications for maximum performance and maintainability Includes several complete sample JSP applications such as an authentication framework, an email tag library, and a Database-to-XML/XSL conversion tool Sun's JavaServer Pages technology gives developers a powerful cross-platform solution for dynamic Web application development without the drawbacks of previous approaches. In Core JSP, two leading enterprise developers show...

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Large-Scale, Component-Based Development

Large-Scale, Component-Based Development

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 30-MAY-2000

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"This book is very well written. I have never seen a book on the market that discusses these concepts as well as this book. Anyone involved with Information Technology should be familiar with this material. If not, they need to get this book ASAP and read it cover to cover." —William H. Murray, author of many best-selling programming titles The strategic guide to enterprise-class component and Web development In this definitive book, the R&D leader at one of the world's top software companies presents a complete conceptual framework for Internet-centered, component-based...

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Bluetooth Revealed

Bluetooth Revealed

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 21-SEP-2000

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The authoritative guide to Bluetooth! From two contributors to the Bluetooth specification! For users, the new Bluetooth wireless standard will cut through the complexity of wireless communications, enabling devices to communicate seamlessly. Bluetooth Revealed offers the first insider's view of the Bluetooth standards: crucial information and insight professionals need to start implementing Bluetooth solutions—now. Written by leaders of the Bluetooth community, it presents the entire specification in unprecedented depth: its goals, scope, structure, interrelationships, and...