The Executive's Guide to Information Technology

"This book should provide valuable guidance for management and technology consultants. The Executives Guide provides field-proven insight on all important aspects of IT planning and execution, from governance to applications to operations and infrastructure."- Gary J. Fernandes, former Vice-Chairman EDS, member of the Board of Directors, Computer Associates "Baschab and Piot do a great job of laying out the fundamental issues and cha...

Warrior Trading: Inside the Mind of an Elite Currency Trader

"I have just read Warrior Trading.Im actually reading it again .Loved it .Just my kind of philosophy." A K Johannesburg "I have just finished reading "Warrior Trading" and in the process or re-reading it again." GM Honolulu, Hawaii. "Enjoyed your book on Warrior Trading, I found it very inspiring. Best regards," R Smith Australia "I have just finished reading your book 'Warrior Trading' for the third time yesterday " DT UK Some peopl...

Economics: Theory and Practice (9th Edition)

The ninth edition introduces business professionals to basic economic concepts, institutions, relationships, and terminology. It has been updated with the most current qualitative data. Over 20 new applications have been added that help them connect economics to real-world experiences. They’ll gain insight into green economics and how business and the environment are related. Critical Thinking Cases are presented at the end of the ch...

More Than Money: A Guide to Sustaining Wealth and Preserving the Family

The interior life of a family is what drives its exterior actions and decisions. Mr. Cole’s book nails this notion and provides detailed and practical guidance for families (and their advisors) on how to successfully traverse this territory. The outcome: a truly integrated approach to comprehensive wealth management. If you're interested in wealth management, and especially in the continuity of family and wealth across generations, I...

Fundamentals of Financial Management

It's an academic book on finance. Not very entertaining, but it is effective for learning financial concepts for a second level or masters level course. Likely goes beyond your typical undergrad financial core requirements. This book is organized in a way that offers information gradually. As you read you gain more information without becoming overwhelmed. For instance, callable bonds are defined and a simple example is offered in se...

The Wallet Allocation Rule: Winning the Battle for Share

Despite coming from a different market than the typical reviewer, I find this an extremely interesting and relevant read. My customers range from large Biotech and Universities to start-ups with just two employees. Looking forward to utilizing WAR in the field of Genomics. Thanks, Mr.Keiningham, for compiling the solid base of facts disproving multiple myths on loyalty that brought many firms down and led to waste of shareholders' va...

Accounting with Heart: China's Role in International Finance and Business

During a long career in government service Wang Jun, China's Vice Minister of Finance, has witnessed the birth and growth of the modern Chinese accountancy profession and has been instrumental in initiating and implementing many of the changes that have brought the profession to line with international standards. As China has been called upon to play an increasingly influential role on the world economic stage, the author has been at...

Mr. Lean Buys and Transforms a Manufacturing Company

The beauty of Mr. Lane's books (and this is the second I have read and studied) is that no matter where your company finds itself along its path and development towards Lean manufacturing, you can find something to apply easily and immediately. His books are very pragmatic and lend themselves as guides to quick direct action. Mr. Lane's books are mandatory reading for both my high level managers and engineers as well as my frontline ...

Fundamentals of Islamic Money and Capital Markets (Wiley Finance)

"Congratulations to the authors for a well-written and comprehensive book on Islamic financial and derivative markets. The coverage of the subject matter and the structure of the book reflect the vast experience of the authors in explaining complex concepts in a simplified fashion—an art that is hard to master. This is a first-of-its-kind book on the topic that is a must-read for students, academia, and practitioners interested in un...