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Gana la resiliencia

Gana la resiliencia

By: Rubén Turienzo; Paul Sala

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-MAY-2011

Insert Date: 27-JUL-2014

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La resiliencia es, según nos dice la física, la capacidad de los cuerpos de recuperar su estado original tras sufrir una deformación. Este concepto ha ido ganando terreno en los últimos años y ahora es uno de los secretos del éxito personal y de cualquier organización. Superar las situaciones adversas saliendo fortalecido de ellas es la clave que se esconde en «Gana la resiliencia», una aventura novelada en la que el protagonista, Markus Mark, recibe el encargo de dirigir al equipo de su empresa en la regata anual. Mark se enfrenta a un grupo desmotivado y carente de confianza, al que...

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Trabajar sin sufrir

Trabajar sin sufrir

By: María Jesús Alava

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2009

Insert Date: 27-JUL-2014

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Trabajar sin sufrir es una puerta abierta al cambio para todos aquellos profesionales que se sientan atrapados en una tela de araña de la que se consideran incapaces de escapar, para los que sienten que su vida no les pertenece, se colapsan y llegan a desbordarse. No podemos vivir dejando que ciertas sensaciones como el fracaso, la impotencia o la injusticia guíen nuestra trayectoria y acaben conduciéndonos hacia la derrota y el pesimismo. Tenemos que localizar los focos de tensión y minimizarlos con ayuda de la lógica y la inteligencia emocional. Si nos pasamos gran parte de nuestras...

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Traza tu rumbo

Traza tu rumbo

By: Marta Romo; Nekane Rodríguez

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-FEB-2010

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Marta Romo y Nekane Rodríguez te enseñan a descubrir tu camino de desarrollo personal y profesional y a sortear las trampas de la vida. Con prólogo de Juanma Roca.  ...

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Profesionales en evolución

Profesionales en evolución

By: Javier Carril; Fernando Giner de la Fuente; Carlos Hernández; Elena Méndez; Carmen Morales; Inés Muñoz de Baena; Ovidio Peñalver; Emiliano Sánchez Estacio; John Scade; Julia Téllez Roca

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-OCT-2009

Insert Date: 30-JUN-2014

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Tanto si te sientes protagonista de tu trayectoria profesional, y quieres entender mejor cuáles son sus claves, como si deseas disfrutar de mayor libertad y autonomía, tienes en tus manos una obra que te ofrece una visión amplia y estratégica para tu desarrollo. Este libro es como un jardín con diferentes colores y perspectivas. Cada capítulo está desarrollado por expertos de la red enEvolución con enfoques complementarios y enriquecedores, con estilos diferentes, que aportan conocimientos y experiencia práctica de cada tema. Ésa es la riqueza de la diversidad. Algunas de las...

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Becoming a Better Programmer

Becoming a Better Programmer

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-SEP-2014

Insert Date: 25-JUN-2014

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Pete Goodliffe, author of Code Craft, presents several lessons that will help you go beyond just being a good coder. You’ll learn how to become a better worker, a better team member, and even a better person. This is a book for people who care about code, who are passionate about the way they create it, and who want to do an even better job....

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Soft Skills für Softwareentwickler, 3rd Edition

Soft Skills für Softwareentwickler, 3rd Edition

By: Uwe Vigenschow; Björn Schneider; Ines Meyrose

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2014

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Die Herausforderungen, denen sich Projektleiter, Führungskräfte und andere Verantwortliche in Softwareprojekten tagtäglich stellen, sind vielfältig. Sozialkompetenz und Soft Skills stellen hier maßgebliche Erfolgsfaktoren dar. In diesem Buch werden Techniken zur Führung und Weiterentwicklung von Mitarbeitern sowie zum Aufbau von Hochleistungsteams aufgezeigt und anhand konkreter Beispiele aus der IT erläutert. Die Autoren geben Antworten auf die Fragen, was Softwareentwickler motiviert, was moderne Führung gerade in den immer agiler werdenden Projekten bedeutet und wie das komplexe...

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The Best Teacher in You

The Best Teacher in You

By: Robert E. Quinn; Katherine Heynoski; Mike Thomas; Gretchen M. Spreitzer

Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

Publication Date: 30-JUN-2014

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What does teaching look like at its very best? How are great teachers able to ignite a love of learning and change students’ lives? In this book you’ll learn from seven remarkable teachers who stretch beyond the conventional foundations of good teaching to transform their classrooms into exciting, dynamic places where teachers and students cocreate the learning experience. Based on six years of extensive work, the book outlines a framework that identifies four dimensions of effective teaching and learning that are integrated in these highly effective teachers’ classrooms—and that all teachers...

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Administrative Assistant's and Secretary's Handbook, 5th Edition

Administrative Assistant's and Secretary's Handbook, 5th Edition

By: James Stroman; Kevin Wilson; Jennifer Wauson

Publisher: AMACOM

Publication Date: 11-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 03-MAY-2014

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From managing the phones, coordinating meetings, and preparing presentations to planning events, crafting clear business communications, and deciphering legal documents, administrative assistants need to be everything to everyone, all the time. Long the gold standard for office professionals seeking to improve their performance and enhance their value to employers, this comprehensive guidebook is the definitive source of information on topics including: Creating graphics, charts, and presentations ● Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Publisher ● Web conferencing ● Electronic and paper filing...

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Write to TV, 2nd Edition

Write to TV, 2nd Edition

By: Martie Cook

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 24-APR-2014

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Learn to craft smart, original stories and scripts for a variety of television formats and genres, including comedy, drama, pilots, animation, made-for-TV movies, late night, and reality television. Hear directly from studio and network executives, agents, and managers on what they’re looking for in new writers and how to avoid common pitfalls. Gain access to sample outlines, script pages, checklists, and countless other invaluable resources that will help you break into the industry and put you on the path to immediate success. In Write to TV, Second Edition industry veteran...

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The Art Of The Business Lunch

The Art Of The Business Lunch

By: Robin Jay

Publisher: Career Press

Publication Date: 01-FEB-2006

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What’s the one entree you should never order at a business lunch? Is it ever okay to order alcohol? When should you bring up the subject of business? The Art of the Business Lunch takes you through every aspect of the business lunch. Robin Jay, the “Queen of the Business Lunch”, teaches you proven methods for making the people with whom you do business choose to work with you, instead of your competition, time and time again. ...

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Work Smarts: What CEOs Say You Need To Know to Get Ahead

Work Smarts: What CEOs Say You Need To Know to Get Ahead

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 09-DEC-2013

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Award-winning Bloomberg television host Betty Liu compiles the wisdom of the world's best CEOs into a fun, insightful, and practical guide for success. Betty Liu is famous the world over for asking the tough questions of today's most successful people—and for her uncanny ability to get straight answers where others have failed. As an award-winning financial journalist and Bloomberg Television anchor, Betty has sat down with billionaires, CEOs, politicians, and celebrities to get their views from the top. Now, in Work Smarts, Betty helps you get to the top by distilling the wisdom of...

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The Four Steps to the Epiphany, 2nd Edition

The Four Steps to the Epiphany, 2nd Edition

By: Steve Blank

Publisher: K&S Ranch Press

Publication Date: 17-JUL-2013

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The bestselling classic that launched 10,000 startups and new corporate ventures - The Four Steps to the Epiphany is one of the most influential and practical business books of all time.  The Four Steps to the Epiphany launched the Lean Startup approach to new ventures. It was the first book to offer that startups are not smaller versions of large companies and that new ventures are different than existing ones. Startups search for business models while existing companies execute them.  The book offers the practical and proven four-step Customer Development process for search and...

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The Startup Owner's Manual

The Startup Owner's Manual

By: Steve Blank; Bob Dorf

Publisher: K&S Ranch Press

Publication Date: 01-MAR-2012

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More than 100,000 entrepreneurs rely on this book for detailed, step-by-step instructions on building successful, scalable, profitable startups.  The National Science Foundation pays hundreds of startup teams each year to follow the process outlined in the book, and it's taught at Stanford, Berkeley, Columbia and more than 100 other leading universities worldwide.  Why? The Startup Owner's Manual guides you, step-by-step, as you put the Customer Development process to work. This method was created by renowned Silicon Valley startup expert Steve Blank, acknowledged catalyst of the...

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The Basics of Achieving Professional Certification: Enhancing Your Credentials

The Basics of Achieving Professional Certification: Enhancing Your Credentials

By: Willis Thomas

Publisher: Productivity Press

Publication Date: 14-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 31-MAR-2014

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This easy-to-use guide can help anyone looking to achieve professional certification make informed decisions about the many options available. It can also help avoid the pitfalls of making the wrong choice as a result of being incorrectly informed. Examining the range of professional certifications offered by associations and organizations, it explains how to select the right professional certification and outlines best practices for completing the certification process. It includes a CD that supplies permanent access to a suite of helpful training and development tools and software. ...

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Planning in 140 Tweets

Planning in 140 Tweets

By: Ricardo Vargas

Publisher: Project Management Institute

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2013

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Quick tips on ideas, concepts and the use of project management in your profession and life. No matter what is your profession, every time that a temporary nature shows up in a work of yours, which is different from routine, you have in front of you a project. And managing a project is different from managing routine. This book is meant to be read by the lawyer, doctor, entrepreneur, researcher, public servant, ie, for all professionals who want to learn the key concepts that involve planning activities and project management in a simple, fast and direct way. ...

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The Grip Book, 4th Edition

The Grip Book, 4th Edition

By: Michael Uva; Michael Uva

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 02-OCT-2012

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The Grip Book, Fourth Edition has been updated and revised to be even more valuable to professional grips-the "jack-of-all-trades and master of all" on a film or video set. Grips install, set up, maintain, and ensure the safety of all equipment needed on a set, such as lighting stands, cameras, and any specialty equipment needed for a shoot. This new edition contains the latest information about the latest equipment and has been updated to reflect changes in the industry including CGI screen setup and 'cleaning up the perms.' The Grip Book also teaches readers how to become a...

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Emociones laborales

Emociones laborales

By: Alberto Blázquez

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-FEB-2013

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¿Cuál es la fórmula para ser feliz en el trabajo sin que nos influya el entorno que nos rodea? ¿Cómo se hace frente a las situaciones complicadas que surgen en la oficina? ¿Por qué nos parece que a veces los nuevos tienen más oportunidades que quienes llevan más tiempo en la empresa? ¿Qué hacer si un compañero nos hace la vida imposible? A estas y otras preguntas responde Emociones laborales, un libro de fácil lectura que nos ayuda a poner en una balanza corazón y profesión y que nos descubre el aprendizaje que podemos sacar en el ámbito laboral a través de las emociones que pongamos en...

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Cuentos que mi jefe nunca me contó, 4th edición

Cuentos que mi jefe nunca me contó, 4th edición

By: Juan Mateo

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 11-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 28-FEB-2014

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¿Cuántas veces nos gustaría entender otros puntos de vista?¿Cuántas enfrentarnos bien a los cambios, ser más creativos, aprender a trabajar en equipo o ser mejor jefe? Seguro que alguna vez te han dado un buen consejo que te ha sido útil y, sin embargo, habrá habido otros momentos en que te ha llegado tarde. Todo esto lo encontrarás aquí. En forma de cuento para que lo recuerdes con más facilidad. ...

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Out of Office: How to Work from Home, Telecommute, or Workshift Successfully

Out of Office: How to Work from Home, Telecommute, or Workshift Successfully

By: Simon Salt

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 04-MAR-2014

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Work where you want, when you want! Want the flexibility to work outside the office? It’s not all “peaches and cream”! There are real pitfalls, real tradeoffs, real hassles. But there are also real solutions. Whether you’re freelancing, telecommuting, or workshifting, this up-to-the-minute guide will help you anticipate every challenge—and overcome them! Simon Salt shares the experiences of dozens of people who’ve customized successful out-of-office work arrangements for virtually every imaginable job and industry. Discover what it takes to run a successful meeting from a coffee shop…manage...

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Inversión Social Inteligente

Inversión Social Inteligente

By: Cecilia Dosal Via; Pedro Velasco Sodi

Publisher: LID Editorial

Publication Date: 01-JAN-2013

Insert Date: 06-FEB-2014

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Éste es un libro que ofrece información útil a personas y organismos interesados en el desarrollo social de la juventud. Para ello se presenta un panorama general de las grandes problemáticas que aquejan a los jóvenes mexicanos, con la finalidad de identificar áreas de oportunidad en cuatro ámbitos –educación, salud, empleo y participación ciudadana-. Parte del hecho de que la juventud mexicana no es un grupo homogéneo sino marcado por la desigualdad, inequidad y la discriminación. ...