Management De La Distribution, 2e Edition

Cet ouvrage offre une synthèse sur le management de la distribution et analyse à la fois les différentes formes de canaux, les stratégies spécifiques des entreprises de distribution et les problématiques propres au management de ce secteur très important de l'économie. Cette nouvelle édition a été entièrement revue par les auteurs et intègre les nombreux changements qui ont eu lieu depuis 2002 dans le secteur de la distribution. Ont ...

The Accidental Library Manager

"This in-depth look at library management includes sound, practical advice from the author and from a variety of experts in diverse settings. One of the great strengths of the book is the broad coverage of the management of people, facilities, and budgets. Highly recommended for the first time or veteran manager." —Dr. Julie Todaro, Management Consultant, author of The Truth is Out There, and Dean, Library Services, Austin Community ...

Social Memory And Heritage Tourism Methodologies

The examination of social memory and heritage tourism has grown considerably over the past few decades as scholars have critically re-examined the relationships between past memories and present actions at international, national, and local scales. Methodological innovation and reflection have accompanied theoretical advances as researchers strive to understand representations, experiences, thoughts, emotions and identities of the va...

The Unloved Dollar Standard: From Bretton Woods To The Rise Of China

The world dollar standard is an accident of history that greatly facilitates international trade and exchange-even trade not directly involving the United States. Since 1945, the dollar has been the key currency for clearing international payments among banks including interventions by governments to set exchange rates, the dominant currency for invoicing trade in primary commodities, and the principal currency in official exchange r...

The 27 Challenges Managers Face

For more than twenty years, management expert Bruce Tulgan has been asking, “What are the most difficult challenges you face when it comes to managing people?” Regardless of industry or job title, managers cite the same core issues—27 recurring challenges: the superstar whom the manager is afraid of losing, the slacker whom the manager cannot figure out how to motivate, the one with an attitude problem, and the two who cannot get alo...

High-impact Human Capital Strategy

Traditionally, human resources has focused on recruiting good people, preparing them for assignments, motivating them to perform, and retaining them. These functions remain essential, but to be successful in turbulent times like ours, human capital strategy needs to be broader and much more far-reaching. High-Impact Human Capital Strategy examines 12 critical forces that must be considered: globalization, changes in workforce demogra...

Travel While You Work: The Ultimate Guide To Running A Business From Anywhere

All around the world, thousands of people are ditching the office and taking their working life on the road... Freelancers are packing up their laptops and setting up shop in Thai cafes and Spanish coworking spaces, while entire companies are realising that they can slash their costs and have happier employees by allowing them to work from wherever they want. Being able to see the world outside of a two-week vacation is pretty great,...

Museums, Heritage And Indigenous Voice: Decolonizing Engagement

Current discourse on Indigenous engagement in museum studies is often dominated by curatorial and academic perspectives, in which community voice, viewpoints, and reflections on their collaborations can be under-represented. This book provides a unique look at Indigenous perspectives on museum community engagement and the process of self-representation, specifically how the First Nations Elders of the Blackfoot Confederacy have worke...

The Network Effect

Whether you’re an entrepreneur, a consultant, a jobseeker, in sales or business development, or simply want to move your career in the right direction, this book walks you through everything you need to know about connecting with other people. We can say that with certainty because it’s been written as an extension of the interactive workshops that we’ve run for business schools, companies and other organisations since 2001. What The...

Productive Relationships:

A practical guide to developing productive business relationships to hasten your success, whether you work for a major corporation, a small business, or are a self-employed entrepreneur or freelancer. Jan Yager, Ph.D., whose bosses, over the years, have included legendary publisher Barney Rosset, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Norman Mailer, and academic chairs, did extensive original interviews and observations for this useful book t...