Work-based Learning: Bridging Knowledge And Action In The Workplace

Work-based learning is Joe Raelin’s unique way of incorporating a number of action strategies—such as action learning, action science, and communities of practice—into a comprehensive framework to help people learn collectively with others. In this thoroughly updated and revised edition, he demonstrates how to engage our reflective powers to challenge those taken-for-granted assumptions that unwittingly hold us back from questioning ...

Das Anständige Unternehmen: Was Richtige Führung Ausmacht – Und Was Sie Weglässt

Menschen erleben Wirtschaft vor allem am Arbeitsplatz. Wie sie täglich in ihren Unternehmen behandelt werden, wie Vorgesetzte, Kollegen und Mitarbeiter mit ihnen umgehen, das nehmen sie mit nach draußen und hinein in ihre Familien, in den Freundeskreis. Kurzum: Was uns am Arbeitsplatz widerfährt, hat direkte gesellschaftliche Auswirkungen - und diese können gewaltig sein. Doch gerade in Unternehmen mangelt es oft am Anstand, wie Deut...

The Global Code: How A New Culture Of Universal Values Is Transforming Business And Marketing

For decades, Clotaire Rapaille's work focused on how people's relationships with the most important concepts in their lives--love, health, and money, for instance--are guided by subconscious cultural messages. But recently, he has uncovered a new phenomenon: a "global unconscious," or core values and feelings that are consistent worldwide--the result of our constant interconnectedness. He has also identified a new group who are pavin...

Leading The Transformation: Applying Agile And Devops Principles At Scale

Leading the Transformation is a critical asset for any leadership in a large development environment seeking to transform the organization from the swamp of restriction to the freeway of efficient delivery. The book provides real-life data and solid advice for any leader embarking on or in the middle of an enterprise delivery transformation. (Lance Sleeper, Senior Manager of Operations, American Airlines) Software is becoming more an...

Logistics Management And Strategy: Competing Through The Supply Chain, 5th Edition

A concise, applied and strategic introduction to the subject of logistics and supply chain management, perfect for modern managers and students of logistics and supply chain management. Logistics and supply chain management continue to transform the competitive landscape and have become one of today’s key business issues. This fifth edition of Logistics Management and Strategy continues to take a practical, integrated and internation...

Brand From The Inside: Eight Essentials To Emotionally Connect Your Employees To Your Business

Can a business build an effective brand identity if its employees don't buy into it? The key role of employees in brand delivery makes building and nurturing the employer brand as critical to an organization's success as promoting the customer brand. In Brand from the Inside, Libby Sartain and Mark Schumann, branding experts who helped to build employer brands at Southwest Airlines and Yahoo!, describe this secret weapon for a busine...

Railway Infrastructure Security (topics In Safety, Risk, Reliability And Quality)

This comprehensive monograph addresses crucial issues in the protection of railway systems, with the objective of enhancing the understanding of railway infrastructure security. Based on analyses by academics, technology providers and railway operators, it explains how to assess terrorist and criminal threats, design countermeasures, and implement effective security strategies. In so doing, it draws upon a range of experiences from d...

How To Implement Market Models Using Vba

Accessible VBA coding for complex financial modelling How to Implement Market Models Using VBA makes solving complex valuation issues accessible to any financial professional with a taste for mathematics. With a focus on the clarity of code, this practical introductory guide includes chapters on VBA fundamentals and essential mathematical techniques, helping readers master the numerical methods to build an algorithm that can be used ...

The Psychology Of Green Organizations

As we move further into the 21st century, the global challenges and consequences posed by climate change are becoming increasingly apparent. Although organizations are considered significant contributors to climate change, they also have the potential to positively affect it through their employees. As a result, understanding how employees pro-environmental initiatives can positively affect climate change has increasingly become the ...

Der Unfreihandel: Die Heimliche Herrschaft Von Konzernen Und Kanzleien

Mehr Freihandel, das bedeutete früher mehr Mangos, mehr Handys - mehr Wohlstand. Zumindest im Westen. Doch heute erleben wir etwas Neues. Abkommen wie CETA, TTIP, TISA sollen längst nicht mehr nur ein paar Zölle senken: Die Regeln der Weltwirtschaft werden gerade umgeschrieben - zugunsten von Konzernen und Kanzleien. Hart erkämpfte Umweltstandards und soziale Errungenschaften werden zu unerwünschten Handelshemmnissen umdefiniert und ...