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Business Communication, 3/e, 3rd Edition

Business Communication, 3rd Edition

By: P. D. Chaturvedi

Publisher: Pearson India

Publication Date: 01-JAN-2013

Insert Date: 30-JUL-2014

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Business Communication: Concepts, Skills, Cases, and Applications builds on the strengths of the previous edition and has been updated to reflect the latest research and technological developments in business communication. Divided into three parts, this revised edition focuses on the development of communication skills in business, and the structured applications of business communication. Topics such as reading and writing skills have been augmented, and contemporary channels of business communication, such as social media, have been examined in detail. ...

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The Right Word

The Right Word

By: Elizabeth Morrison

Publisher: Career Press

Publication Date: 21-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 23-JUL-2014

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English can certainly be a confusing language, whether you’re a native speaker or learning it as a second language. The Right Word is the essential reference to help anyone master its subtleties and avoid the most common mistakes. ...

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Internal Communications

Internal Communications

By: Liam FitzPatrick; Klavs Valskov

Publisher: Kogan Page

Publication Date: 03-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 22-JUL-2014

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Get internal communications right in your organization and the benefits are clear. Motivated staff, better financial performance, a strong external reputation and delighted customers are just a few of the reasons why getting your message over to staff effectively matters.Internal Communications explores what good practice in internal communications looks like, providing a no-nonsense approach to devising an internal communications strategy based on the authors' extensive experiences as consultants and in-house leaders in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors. It provides a...

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Gestión de personas conflictivas for Rookies

Gestión de personas conflictivas for Rookies

By: LID Editorial

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2009

Insert Date: 30-JUN-2014

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Gestión de personas conflictivas for Rookies te proporciona las herramientas para aprender cómo tratar a las personas difíciles, controlando su impacto y enseñándote cómo identificarlas para poder desactivarlas antes de que empiecen a dar problemas. Evita desagradables rivalidades e incómodos desencuentros al tiempo que te conviertes en un catalizador de conflictos reconocido por tus compañeros y alabado por tus jefes. Si aborreces ir a trabajar cada mañana por no encontrarte con una determinada persona o tener que enfrentarte a un abusón, un irracional o simplemente un pasota...

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Comunicar para transformar

Comunicar para transformar

By: Custodia Cabanas; Asunción Soriano

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 19-APR-2014

Insert Date: 29-JUN-2014

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La comunicación interna está sufriendo un avance imparable y se presenta hoy como la gran aliada estratégica de las empresas para la gestión del cambio. Comunicar para transformar aporta al lector fórmulas para saber cómo liderar y motivar a los empleados de una compañía mediante las nuevas tendencias con el fin de lograr que se sientan parte activa de la cultura corporativa. Para apoyar las tesis propuestas, Custodia Cabanas y Asunción Soriano incluyen casos prácticos de compañías líderes que apuestan decididamente por esta herramienta de gestión con una visión práctica, aportan claves...

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Idiot's Guides: Grammar and Style

Idiot's Guides: Grammar and Style

By: Mark Peters PhD

Publisher: Alpha

Publication Date: 04-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 29-JUN-2014

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Writing and speaking with correct grammar and style is the key to getting ahead in business and life. For many, however, mastering the details of grammar is a slow and painful process. The Idiot's Guide®: Grammar and Style makes learning and using proper grammar clear and easy. In this book, readers get: Clear, no-nonsense explanations and examples that make learning the finer points of English grammar easy. An easy way to remember the parts of speech-including nouns, pronouns, verbs, adjectives, adverbs, conjunctions, prepositions, and interjections-and how to assemble them...

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NLP for Rookies

NLP for Rookies

By: LID Editorial; LID Editorial

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 26-JUN-2014

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Do you want to learn the secrets needed to become the next top salesman? Hoping to impress your new potential employer at interview? Maybe you need to inspire and motivate your staff to deal with the changing economic climate – or are you simply  seeking the confidence and motivation to finally take the leap into self-employment? NLP for Rookies reveals the remarkable possibilities of Neuro Linguistic Programming, a fresh and empowering system that teaches its users how to study and perfect their own potential. Through NLP you can fully understand how the human mind works, what...

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Negotiation Skills for Rookies

Negotiation Skills for Rookies

By: LID Editorial

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 26-JUN-2014

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Negotiation may seem, at first sight, like something that other people do. High-powered business people, politicians and union leaders negotiate. But, what they are doing comes down to bargaining, and all of us do that. When you bargain, and bargain successfully, you can smooth relations and save money, time, aggravation and face in many different situations. In Negotiation Skills for Rookies you will learn skills and gain insights that will help you to: • Have business-like discussions with colleagues, clients and suppliers. • Develop sound, effective communication techniques. •...

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Communication Beyond Boundaries

Communication Beyond Boundaries

By: Payal Mehra

Publisher: Business Expert Press

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 24-JUN-2014

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This handy book on intercultural communication is ideal for the busy executive, frequent international business traveler, expatriate, and student of international business communication. It offers insights into the finer nuances of intercultural communication and assists in decision making, problem solving, and adjusting to other cultures. Lucid and practical in its approach, the book is replete with numerous examples that illustrate business beyond boundaries. It goes beyond a mere laundry list approach to one that enumerates the underlying phenomena that characterize international meetings,...

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DELIVER THE PRESENTATION OF YOUR LIFE--AND LAUNCH YOUR CAREER A nonprofit dedicated to ideas worth spreading, TED challenges the world's most fascinating thinkers and doers to give "the speech of their lives" in 18 minutes or less. The more than 14,000 talks on TED.com have been viewed over 1 billion times and include those by such luminaries as Tony Robbins, Dan Pink, and Sheryl Sandberg. Now you can learn how to give a TED-style talk to achieve your personal and business goals. How to Deliver a TED Talk provides more than 100 invaluable tips--everything from opening...

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Your Perfect Presentation: Speak in Front of Any Audience Anytime Anywhere and Never Be Nervous Again

Your Perfect Presentation: Speak in Front of Any Audience Anytime Anywhere and Never Be Nervous Again

By: Bill Hoogterp

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 14-JUN-2014

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"Bill's Own the Room methodology has helped countless speakers play at a higher level." —Sheryl Sandberg, COO of FACEBOOK Overcome Your Fear and Deliver Dynamic Presentations Your style is perfect for you. Public speaking coach to the C-suite Bill Hoogterp shows you proven tips, techniques, and exercises to amplify your effectiveness as a speaker and communicator. He explains how the brain processes information, what people respond to, and how to hold the audience in the palm of your hand. Great public speaking can be learned. Hoogterp's unique method turns fear into...

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Copywriting, 2nd Edition

Copywriting, 2nd Edition

By: Mark Shaw

Publisher: Laurence King

Publication Date: 18-OCT-2012

Insert Date: 31-MAY-2014

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Writing copy is often assumed to be a natural talent. However, there are simple techniques you can employ to craft strong written content with ease. This new, expanded edition teaches the art of writing great copy for digital media, branding, advertising, direct marketing, retailing, catalogs, company magazines, and internal communications. Using a series of exercises and up-to-date illustrated examples of award-winning campaigns and communication, Copywriting, Second Edition takes you through step-by-step processes that can help you to write content quickly and effectively. ...

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The Hidden Agenda: A Proven Way to Win Business and Create a Following

The Hidden Agenda: A Proven Way to Win Business and Create a Following

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Publisher: Bibliomotion

Publication Date: 17-APR-2012

Insert Date: 15-MAY-2014

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Each of us pitches ideas every day. Regardless of what idea we’re selling—or who we’re selling it to—it all boils down to the act of stirring someone to join you, to agree to follow you. Yet we consistently underestimate how critical it is to recognize the role of the decision maker. Decisions are, after all, made by people; and people have needs and agendas, spoken and unspoken. Understanding these needs and agendas are critical to success in business. Kevin Allen’s approach is not about persuading, but about creating a connection that assures a mutual win. By unearthing the true...

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Conversational Intelligence: How Great Leaders Build Trust & Get Extraordinary Results

Conversational Intelligence: How Great Leaders Build Trust & Get Extraordinary Results

By: Judith E. Glaser

Publisher: Bibliomotion

Publication Date: 01-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 08-MAY-2014

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The key to success in life and business is to become a master at Conversational Intelligence. It’s not about how smart you are, but how open you are to learn new and effective powerful conversational rituals that prime the brain for trust, partnership, and mutual success. Conversational Intelligence translates the wealth of new insights coming out of neuroscience from across the globe, and brings the science down to earth so people can understand and apply it in their everyday lives. Author Judith Glaser presents a framework for knowing what kind of conversations trigger the lower, more...

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Más sobre ti

Más sobre ti

By: Sara Dobarro

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-JUN-2012

Insert Date: 06-MAY-2014

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Mejorar nuestra calidad de vida personal y profesional es posible mediante la comunicación, entendida en sus tres dimensiones: intrapersonal (con uno mismo), interpersonal (con los demás) y no verbal. Los casos que se describen lo demuestran: una persona con parálisis cerebral que logra dar una conferencia de cuatro horas, un niño de 3 años que no era capaz de hablar y consigue comunicarse como un niño normal, un ejecutivo que no podía superar las entrevistas de trabajo y aprende a salir airoso o una directiva que aprende a conciliar su vida laboral y familiar. Sara Dobarro ha...

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Inspired Creative Writing

Inspired Creative Writing

By: Alexander Gordon Smith

Publisher: Infinite Ideas

Publication Date: 23-APR-2007

Insert Date: 03-MAY-2014

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In Inspired creative writing Alexander reveals some brilliant insights into making your writing more effective. Drawing on his years of experience as a writer, editor and publisher, Alexander shares insider tips on every aspect of writing, from overcoming writer's block, to creating characters so real they leap off the page, via how to chose your writing style, how to develop and maintain the right atmosphere for your writing, and much more besides. Packed with practical and realistic advice, ideas and techniques, this book will prove an invaluable aid to any writing experience. Whether...

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The Presentation Lab: Learn the Formula Behind Powerful Presentations

The Presentation Lab: Learn the Formula Behind Powerful Presentations

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 10-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 01-MAY-2014

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Revealing the difference between great slides and great presentations Based on a proven process from one of the world's most prominent presentation consultancy and design firms, The Presentation Lab challenges everything you thought you knew about creating and delivering engaging business presentations. Author Simon Morton shares his unique Presentation Optimization methodology and takes readers on a journey of evolution and revolution to discover what makes an effective presentation (and you may be surprised to know that great design is the last thing you need to worry about). Using...

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A Practical Writing Guide for Academic Librarians

A Practical Writing Guide for Academic Librarians

By: Anne Langley; Jonathan Wallace

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 11-MAY-2010

Insert Date: 30-APR-2014

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Mastering the skills necessary for clear, effective writing can make writing tasks flow more easily. This book helps academic librarians who are new to the profession or new to a supervisory or management position, as well as those who want to be more productive and make the their writing for work go more smoothly. From progress reports to project plans, cover letters to case studies and book reviews to blogging, readers will find examples and how-tos for most of the types of writing they need to do in their academic library careers. Discusses the importance of style and audience ...

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Nicely Said: Writing for the Web with Style and Purpose

Nicely Said: Writing for the Web with Style and Purpose

By: Nicole Fenton; Kate Kiefer Lee

Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 04-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 30-APR-2014

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Whether you’re new to web writing, or you’re a professional writer looking to deepen your skills, this book is for you. You’ll learn how to write web copy that addresses your readers’ needs and supports your business goals. Learn from real-world examples and interviews with people who put these ideas into action every day: Kristina Halvorson of Brain Traffic, Tiffani Jones Brown of Pinterest, Randy J. Hunt of Etsy, Gabrielle Blair of Design Mom, Mandy Brown of Editorially, Sarah Richards of GOV.UK, and more. Topics include:     •    Write marketing copy, interface flows, blog posts,...

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Abstracts and Abstracting

Abstracts and Abstracting

By: Tibor Koltay

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 15-MAR-2010

Insert Date: 25-APR-2014

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Despite their changing role, abstracts remain useful in the digital world. Highly beneficial to information professionals and researchers who work and publish in different fields, this book summarizes the most important and up-to-date theory of abstracting, as well as giving advice and examples for the practice of writing different kinds of abstracts. The book discusses the length, the functions and basic structure of abstracts, outlining a new approach to informative and indicative abstracts. The abstractors’ personality, their linguistic and non-linguistic knowledge and skills are also...