The Blackwell Guide to Business Ethics

The Blackwell Guide to Business Ethics, written by international experts in the field, acquaints the reader with theoretical and pedagogical issues, ethical issues in the practice of business and exciting new directions in the field.

Agile Manager's Guide to Influencing People

Provides instruction on how to design a strategy to get what you want and set the tone for discussions and persuade others with your point of view. Discover how to use power responsibly when influence fails and manage conflict throughout the influencing process. Softcover.

Réussir ses comptes rendus, 3e édition

L'art du compte rendu est une des clés de l'efficacité professionnelle, mais savoir rédiger des comptes rendus de qualité n'est pas si simple. Spécialiste de cette question, Michelle Fayet vous guidera pour mieux choisir le compte rendu adapté aux besoins de votre service, pour prendre des notes et le présenter matériellement selon les normes voulues. Elle vous donnera également les conseils de style et de vocabulaire pour réussir ce...

Risky Business: Corruption, Fraud, Terrorism and Other Threats to Global Business

* International business has become security sensitive since 9/11. Here are questions business leaders should be asking, along with some answers.* Equally applicable at home b"" ""Homeland Security.""* Based on the authors' twenty years of experience in analyzing and advising on risk situations in overseas markets.* Illustrated with case studies.* Country by country analyses.At a time when US businesses are inundated with messages of...

Principles of Economics

With its clear and engaging writing style, Principles of Economics (Sixth Edition) continues to be one of the most popular books on economics available today. Mankiw emphasizes material that you are likely to find interesting about the economy (particularly if you are studying economics for the first time), including real-life scenarios, useful facts, and the many ways economic concepts play a role in the decisions you make every day.

Salon Management

This publication is a "must-have" for anyone considering salon management or setting up in business and covers everything that the business manager will need to know for many years to come. Full of useful ideas, business information and ready-to-run systems, this book will be the point of reference for all salon staff.

Cross-Cultural Design for IT Products and Services

With the increase of globalization of business and industry, IT products and services are often produced and marketed across geographical cultural boundaries without adequate consideration of culture. There is a high probability that IT products and services developed in one country may not be effectively used in another country, which may hinder their market penetration, sales, and use. Based on research and practice, Cross-Cultural...

Mail Order Retailing in Britain: A Business and Social History

Since its inception in the late 19th century, Britain's mail order industry both exploited and generated social networks in building its businesses. The common foundation of the sector was the agency system; Sales were made through catalogs held by agents, ordinary people in families, neighborhoods, pubs, clubs and workplaces. Through this agency system mail order firms in Britain were able to tap social networks both to build a cust...

Alternative Investments: CAIA Level II, 3rd Edition

In-depth Level II exam preparation direct from the CAIA Association CAIA Level II is the official study guide for the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst professional examination, and an authoritative guide to working in the alternative investment sphere. Written by the makers of the exam, this book provides in-depth guidance through the entire exam agenda; the Level II strategies are the same as Level I, but this time you'll re...

Dictionary of Debate and Public Speaking

The Dictionary of Debate and Public Speaking contains over 600 terms and concepts associated with debate and public speaking. Designed for debaters, coaches, and judges, its scope is international, and it includes terms from a wide variety of debate formats. The emphasis is practical; entries provide the user not only a detailed definition of each term but also examples of how the term would be used in debate. Definitions are nuanced...