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Y in the Workplace: Managing the ''Me First'' Generation

Y in the Workplace: Managing the ''Me First'' Generation

By: Nicole A. Lipkin

Publisher: Career Press

Publication Date: 15-JUL-2009

Insert Date: 11-APR-2014

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Flip-flops, iPods, MySpace, “Dude”, Instant Messaging. Whatever happened to dress shoes, sir/ma'am, in-person meetings, and traditional work etiquette? A workplace revolution is underway, one that is stimulating new methods of thinking, behaving, communicating, and doing business as Generation Y continues to infiltrate the workplace and influence corporate culture. This revolution is lead by approximately 60 million Gen Yers, the largest bloc to hit the workforce since the 72 million baby boomers. Company owners and managers are worried, because this generation has created its own unique...

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Employee Engagement For Dummies

Employee Engagement For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 16-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 10-APR-2014

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The easy way to boost employee engagement Today more than ever, companies and leaders need a road map to help them boost employee engagement levels. Employee Engagement For Dummies helps employers implement the necessary plans to create and sustain an engaging culture, allowing them to attract and retain the best people while boosting their productivity and creativity. Employee Engagement For Dummies helps you foster employee engagement, a concept that furthers an organization's interests through ensuring that employees remain involved in, committed to, and fulfilled by their work. It...

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Entrepreneurial Strategic Management

Entrepreneurial Strategic Management

By: Ken R. Blawatt

Publisher: Business Expert Press

Publication Date: 18-APR-2014

Insert Date: 08-APR-2014

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This managerial book goes beyond the traditional thoughts on this subject. It brings you a challenging dimension: Create an entrepreneurial organization and you will exceed in the realization of your goals and objectives. The entrepreneurial organization thrives on developing innovation, customer retention, productivity, and growth. Your role and that of other managers has changed dramatically in the last decade because two powerful new forces have joined in the environment. A new social awareness and demographic shift in the work force coupled with a shrinking of markets in a technological...

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Managing Risk and Performance: A Guide for Government Decision Makers

Managing Risk and Performance: A Guide for Government Decision Makers

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 10-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 05-APR-2014

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Discover analytical tools and practices to help improve the quality of risk management in government organizations Federal agencies increasingly recognize the importance of active risk management to help ensure that they can carry out their missions. High impact events, once thought to occur only rarely, now occur with surprising frequency. Managing Risk in Government Agencies and Programs provides insight into the increasingly critical role of effective risk management, while offering analytical tools and promising practices that can help improve the quality of risk management in...

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Best Practices and New Perspectives in Service Science and Management

Best Practices and New Perspectives in Service Science and Management

By: Patricia Ordóñez de Pablos; Robert Tennyson

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-APR-2013

Insert Date: 04-APR-2014

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Within global commerce, services and management play a vital role in the economy. Service systems are necessary for organizations, and a multi-disciplinary approach is ideal to establish full understanding of these systems. Best Practices and New Perspectives in Service Science and Management provides original research on all aspects of service science, service management, service engineering, and its supporting technology in order to administer cutting-edge knowledge to encourage the improvement of services. This book is essential for researchers and practitioners in the fields of computer...

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Crisis Management

Crisis Management

By: Information Resources Management Association

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 03-APR-2014

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Whether natural or man-made, disasters will inevitably occur, which is why organizations must be constantly alert and ready to meet any such challenges head-on. Crisis Management: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications explores the latest empirical research and best real-world practices for preventing, weathering, and recovering from disasters. From earthquakes and tsunamis to nuclear disasters and cyber terrorism, this extensive multi-volume compilation describes crisis management techniques for a variety of critical scenarios, providing leaders, managers, analysts, and workers...

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Making Your Work Work

Making Your Work Work

By: Jan Gillett

Publisher: Infinite Ideas

Publication Date: 17-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 02-APR-2014

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Making your work work is a practical book, invaluable to individual managers who want to develop their approach to carrying out their own responsibilities. It also helps more senior managers who wish to lead their organisation toward a comprehensive transformation in culture and performance. It provides practical approaches to management and improvement that are based upon the four key foundations detailed in Dr W. Edwards Deming’s ‘System of Profound Knowledge’. These foundations have underpinned performance revolutions across Asia, North America and Europe, in organisations as diverse...

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Managing Corporate Communications in the Age of Restructuring, Crisis, and Litigation

Managing Corporate Communications in the Age of Restructuring, Crisis, and Litigation

By: David Silver

Publisher: J. Ross Publishing

Publication Date: 22-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 21-MAR-2014

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Corporate executives, lawyers, and board of directors suffer from  groupthink when confronted with a crisis, restructuring or litigation, which results in a communications meltdown that hurts a company’s number one asset—its reputation. This failure to understand how to communicate in distressed situations results in lost credibility and trust on a global basis in front of many target audiences: customers, employees, vendors, business partners, the media, analysts covering the company, lenders, bankers, regulatory agencies, and elected officials. This book gives examples of...

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Whistleblowers: Incentives, Disincentives, and Protection Strategies

Whistleblowers: Incentives, Disincentives, and Protection Strategies

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 06-DEC-2011

Insert Date: 15-MAR-2014

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Solid guidance for managing whistleblower policies in light of the new Dodd-Frank Act provisions In July 2010, President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act that greatly expanded whistleblower bounties in connection with violations of federal securities laws, including the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. Discussing business protection strategies and best practices in dealing with whistleblowers, Whistleblowers will appeal to board members, executives, corporate compliance personnel, attorneys for whistleblowers and defense attorneys, as well as...

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The Chief Information Officer's Body of Knowledge: People, Process, and Technology

The Chief Information Officer's Body of Knowledge: People, Process, and Technology

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 13-SEP-2011

Insert Date: 11-MAR-2014

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Down to earth, real answers on how to manage technology—from renowned IT leaders Filled with over thirty contributions from practitioners who handle both the day-to-day and longer term challenges that Information Technology (IT) departments and their parent businesses face, this hands-on, practical IT desk reference is written in lay terms for business people and IT personnel alike. Without jargon and lofty theories, this resource will help you assist your organization in addressing project risks in a global and interconnected world. Provides guidance on how business people and IT...

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Weak Signals for Strategic Intelligence: Anticipation Tool for Managers

Weak Signals for Strategic Intelligence: Anticipation Tool for Managers

By: Humbert Lesca; Nicolas Lesca

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 31-OCT-2011

Insert Date: 07-MAR-2014

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The expression "We did not see it coming!" has often been heard in recent years from decision makers at the highest levels of the private and public sectors. Yet there were actually early warning signals, but they were often ignored due to a lack of appropriate methodology. Focusing on the concept of a weak signal, this book provides methods for anticipating problems and dealing with blind spots. Along with examples of this concept, the authors provide answers to questions of feasibility, including how to recognize a weak signal, and how to exploit it. Numerous applications are also...

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Unleashing the Power of IT: Bringing People, Business, and Technology Together

Unleashing the Power of IT: Bringing People, Business, and Technology Together

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 26-APR-2011

Insert Date: 07-MAR-2014

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Timely guidance for transforming IT into a strategic business partner Today's leaders are expected to reduce costs, increase productivity, drive innovation and help the business identify and pursue new business opportunities. Successful IT leaders will be the ones that become strategic business partners and decision influencers in their organizations. Unleashing the Power of IT describes in actionable detail, the new mindset, core skill set, and interpersonal tool set that are necessary for IT leaders to thrive in today's increasingly complex challenging business...

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Management, 12th Edition

Management, 12th Edition

By: John R. Schermerhorn Jr.

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 01-OCT-2012

Insert Date: 04-MAR-2014

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We've got you covered for Principles of Management with John Schermerhorn's Management 12th Edition. From new cases and self-assessments to the Fast Company Video Series and Management Weekly Updates, the text and its comprehensive suite of resources promote critical thinking and active learning. Thoroughly updated while maintaining its trusted, balance of concepts and applications, Management 12th Edition allows you to present the most current material, help students apply theory and show relevance of management concepts in the real world—so your student will succeed in your course and...

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Egipto, escuela de directivos

Egipto, escuela de directivos

By: Javier Fernández Aguado

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 28-FEB-2014

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Javier Fernández Aguado repasa la historia del Antiguo Egipto entendiendo cada reinado o cada forma social como una oportunidad para recabar enseñanzas aplicables al mundo empresarial. Así, del reinado de Djeser Netherijet (2690-2610 a. C.) el autor extrae la necesidad de contar con buenos olaboradores para llevar a buen término los objetivos dela organización; de la etapa de Pepi II (2254-2194 a. C.), la importancia de que un directivo conozca cuándo ha llegado el momento de retirarse del cargo para dejar paso a nuevas generaciones; o de Seti I (1294-1279 a. C.), la ayuda que supone...

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Claves del management

Claves del management

By: Javier Fernández Aguado

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-MAY-2013

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Mejorar el rendimiento de una organización, a la par que la satisfacción y la realización de las personas que trabajan en ella, es la meta que cualquier buen empresario, gestor o directivo persigue en su día a día. Sin embargo, no todos la logran. Hace falta entrenar mucho el intelecto y la inteligencia emocional, entre otras capacidades, para subirse al podio del éxito en el arte del gobierno de las personas y las compañías. Con el fin de ayudar a cuantos más mejor a conseguir este fin, Javier Fernández Aguado, reconocido profesional del management, capitanea a otros once grandes...

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Dirige tu vida

Dirige tu vida

By: Javier Reyero; Álvaro Merino

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-MAY-2013

Insert Date: 28-FEB-2014

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Dirige tu vida habla de cinco películas singulares. Pero no es un libro de cine. Es algo más: un libro de película escrito por el reconocido periodista, conferenciante y comunicador Javier Reyero y el formador en competencias emocionales Álvaro Merino, que han unido su experiencia en la formación a ejecutivos para descubrirnos que el cine, además de distraernos, refuerza conceptos como el trabajo en equipo, la resiliencia, el liderazgo transformador o la negociación. Para ello ambos autores han escogido cinco películas universales que contienen secuencias impactantes e inspiradoras:...

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How to Win a War

How to Win a War

By: Ignacio González-Posada

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 02-SEP-2013

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What can WWII teach us? Is it possible to see Hitler as an efficient manager? What would today’s business schools have to say about Churchill’s management style? What was going though the minds of leaders when they took decisions that led to thousands of deaths? How did they manage the resultant stress? What strategies were adopted to win battles and campaigns? This book is a history of WWII seen from a completely different perspective – that of the businessperson. During 1939-45, “managers” of a different kind were facing immense challenges – an unprecedented crisis, struggle for world...

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Agile Change Management

Agile Change Management

By: Melanie Franklin

Publisher: Kogan Page

Publication Date: 03-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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The concept of agile working has been adopted by many organizations that recognize the need to respond quickly and easily to new opportunities and be fit for purpose in a world of complex and continuous change. Combining cutting edge techniques, Agile Change Management offers pioneering tools to ensure your change initiative is embedded, adopted and delivers benefits throughout the organization. Including examples and best practice advice it enables you to create your own roadmap consisting of all the processes, activities and information needed to manage any type of change initative. By...

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Saca la Lenguna

Saca la Lenguna

By: Rubén Turienzo

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-FEB-2010

Insert Date: 18-FEB-2014

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Rubén Turienzo crea un nuevo modelo de influencia social para renovar la gestión empresarial y generar soluciones prácticas y efectivas.  ...

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Gestión Actual de Una ONG

Gestión Actual de Una ONG

By: Inés Cedrón Martinho; Inés Cedrón Martinho; Mercedes Fernández; Verónica Filgueira; Mercedes Fernández; César Herraiz de Miota; Verónica Filgueira; Susana Martín Polo; César Herraiz de Miota; Lorena Moro; Susana Martín Polo; Pablo Navajo Gómez; Lorena Moro; Telmo Rojas; Pablo Navajo Gómez; Álvaro Salas Suarez; Telmo Rojas; Álvaro Salas Suarez

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2009

Insert Date: 18-FEB-2014

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Gestión actual de una ONG es un manual práctico para la administración y dirección de las organizaciones no lucrativas, que contribuye para que su desempeño sea eficaz, transparente y coherente con los principios y valores que les sirven de guía. A lo largo de sus páginas, además de una panorámica del estado del tercer sector en nuestro país, se analizan los aspectos jurídicos relacionados con la fundación y la gestión de las ONG, las claves de la dirección estratégica, la transparencia y rendición de cuentas, la comunicación y la mercadotecnia en las ONG, la financiación pública, la...