Free Agent: The Independent Professional's Roadmap to by Katy Tynan

By Katy Tynan

"The full-time worker, the staple of the U.S. office, is turning into an endangered species. we're on the point of a seismic shift within the employer/employee dating that would redefine the character of jobs and careers. This publication describes what is using this modification and contains a pragmatic motion plan for execs who desire to continue to exist the problem of ways to achieve success during this "new talents marketplace""--

summary: "The full-time worker, the staple of the USA place of work, is changing into an endangered species. we're on the point of a seismic shift within the employer/employee courting that may redefine the character of jobs and careers. This ebook describes what is using this transformation and features a pragmatic motion plan for pros who desire to live to tell the tale the problem of the way to achieve success during this "new talents marketplace""

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The Online Rules of Successful Companies: The Fool-Proof by Robin Miller

By Robin Miller

There is now adequate heritage to spot particular principles for systematically construction the profitability of almost any enterprise on-line. during this publication, Robin Miller systematically introduces those ideas, and exhibits precisely how one can use them to greatest virtue, no matter what you industry -- items, providers, info, or advertisements. Miller is outstandingly well-placed to write down this booklet: he's editor-in-chief of OSDN, the guardian association of highly renowned websites like Slashdot and Freshmeat...businesses which were ecocnomic nearly from day one. Drawing on his personal adventure and the difficult classes discovered by way of millions of businesses, he has brought a hard-nosed, sensible, streetwise consultant to lowering your expenditures and lengthening your sales till you are making a fit and sustainable revenue. Miller identifies disastrous errors and indicates how you can stay away from them; provides strategies for reaching extra with much less; exhibits find out how to count on traits and applied sciences with out losing scarce money and time; and demonstrates how one can use the web to aid your whole enterprise actions, either on-line and rancid. This ebook isn't approximately know-how or "e-commerce": it's approximately luck.

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Work Organisations: A critical introduction by Paul B. Thompson, David McHugh

By Paul B. Thompson, David McHugh

Acting as a severe advent to association experiences, this ebook discusses a number of concerns relevant to that subject. those variety from the classical theories and bureaucratisation of construction, to studying administration as a labour process.

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Human Rights and the Moral Responsibilities of Corporate and by Tom Campbell

By Tom Campbell

All scholars and advocates of human rights should be attracted to this concerted exploration of the human rights ethical tasks that fall, in a roundabout way on states, yet on deepest and public organizations. Such an method of human rights opens up the opportunity of retaining organizations and bureaucracies to account for human rights violations even if they've got acted in response to the legislations. This interdisciplinary and foreign venture brings jointly eminent philosophers, attorneys, social scientists and practitioners to articulate theoretically and boost in useful contexts the ethical implications of human rights for non-state actors. What emerges from the e-book as an entire is a particular modern imaginative and prescient of the rising ethical impression of human rights and its value for organisational behaviour and function.

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Marktforschung: Grundlagen der Datenerhebung und by Alfred Kuß (auth.)

By Alfred Kuß (auth.)

Alfred Kuß vermittelt in intestine verständlicher Weise die wesentlichen Grundlagen der Methodik – Datenerhebung und Datenanalyse – der Marktforschung. Im Vordergrund stehen die zentralen Aspekte der Marktforschung, weniger die technischen info einzelner Methoden oder die Spezialprobleme bestimmter Anwendungsbereiche. Ziel ist es, dem Leser ein solides und tiefgehendes Verständnis der Marktforschung zu vermitteln und damit die foundation für die Anlage und Verwendung von Marktforschungsuntersuchungen zu schaffen.

In der four. Auflage wurden alle Kapitel überarbeitet, aktuelle Entwicklungen wurden durchgehend integriert.

Der Inhalt

Forschungsprozess, Untersuchungsziele und Untersuchungsdesigns

Repräsentative Befragungen und Stichprobenziehung

Frageformulierung und Fragebogenentwicklung

Qualitative Untersuchungen, Beobachtungen, Experimente und Panels

Datensammlung und Datenaufbereitung

Deskriptive Datenanalyse und Schlüsse auf Grundgesamtheiten

Lineares Modell und multivariate Analyseverfahren


Die Zielgruppe

Studierende der Betriebswirtschaftslehre mit dem Schwerpunkt advertising and marketing; Praktiker, die mit der Vergabe oder Verwendung von Marktforschungsuntersuchungen zu tun haben.

Der Autor

Prof. Dr. Alfred Kuß lehrt Betriebswirtschaftslehre, insbesondere advertising, am Marketing-Department der Freien Universität Berlin.

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Management Development through Cultural Diversity by Ronnie Lessem

By Ronnie Lessem

This stimulating, in actual fact written and well-structured textual content is a accomplished creation to the foundations of administration and organisational behaviour, in addition to a corrective to the eurocentric bias of so much administration texts. It develops a trans-cultural point of view which attracts on insights from the world over to check diversified administration kinds, cultures and levels of industrial improvement. Contents comprise: * Orientation * Primal administration - Western together with the USA * Rational administration - Northern together with Scandinavia * Developmental administration - jap together with Japan * Metaphysical administration - Southern together with South Africa * constructing your self as a supervisor each one part examines middle administration thought and literature, cultural orientation and comparable admired theories. the various case reviews use applicable examples from quite a lot of overseas firms. The uniquely wide-ranging standpoint make this a important textual content for all these drawn to normal administration, overseas enterprise, organisational behaviour and company method.

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Rural Electrification: Strategies for Distributed Generation by Hisham Zerriffi

By Hisham Zerriffi

For these in constructed countries, by surprise being with no electrical energy is a catastrophe: strength cuts have us fretting over the nutrients saved within the freezer, or even a couple of hours with no lighting, televisions, or air con is a trial. in spite of the fact that, for an anticipated 1.6 billion humans world wide, the absence of electrical energy is their day-by-day event. An untold variety of others reside with electrical energy that's erratic and of terrible caliber. How can electrical strength be introduced into their lives while the centralized application versions that experience advanced in constructed countries should not an economically achievable choice? bad, rural groups in constructing countries can't easily be ‘plugged in’ to a grid.

Small-scale disbursed iteration (DG), starting from person sunlight domestic platforms to village point grids run off diesel turbines, may provide the reply, and this e-book compares round 20 DG firms and tasks in Brazil, Cambodia and China, every one of that is thought of to be a "business version" for allotted rural electrification. whereas huge, centralized strength tasks frequently depend on vast subsidies, this learn indicates that privately run and localized strategies could be either self-sustaining and replicable. Its 3 sections offer a normal creation to the problem of electrification and rural improvement, set out the main points of the case reviews and evaluate the versions concerned, and speak about the real thematic problems with fairness, entry to capital and cost-recovery.

Hisham Zerriffi exhibits that during every one case, it isn't easily a question of matching a selected expertise to a specific desire. various institutional components come into play together with the regulatory regime, entry to monetary companies, and government/utility aid or competition to the DG replacement. regardless of this, in lots of international locations, the query isn't no matter if DG has a job to play. really it's a query of the way it's going to play a role.

Key issues: Rural Electrification - allotted new release - Centralized as opposed to dispensed platforms - allotted Electrification Models

Hisham Zerriffi is an Assistant Professor and the Ivan Head South/North learn Chair within the Liu Institute for international concerns, college of British Columbia. ahead of becoming a member of the UBC school, Dr. Zerriffi used to be a Postdoctoral Fellow with this system on power and Sustainable improvement, the place he led a undertaking at the position of associations within the deployment and diffusion of small-scale power applied sciences. Dr. Zerriffi holds a PhD in Engineering and Public coverage from Carnegie Mellon college (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania).

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ABB — Der tanzende Riese: Von der Fusion zum erfolgreichen by Kevin Barham, Claudia Heimer

By Kevin Barham, Claudia Heimer

Kevin Barham und Claudia Heimer haben das erste Buch zum bewunderten strategischen Weg der ABB von der Fusion zum erfolgreichen international participant geschrieben. Der Zusammenschluß der schwedischen ASEA und der schweizerischen BBC im Jahre 1987 struggle der Ausgangspunkt dieser beeindruckenden Entwicklung. Es spricht für sich, dass heute kein anderes Unternehmen weltweit so häufig als beispielhafte Fallstudie für visionäres strategisches administration und intelligente dezentrale Unternehmenssteuerung verwendet wird wie ABB.
Das Buch zeichnet diesen erfolgreichen strategischen und organisatorischen Weg nach und beleuchtet auch die bedeutende Leadership-Rolle von Percy Barnevik und Göran Lindahl.
Heute fusionieren immer mehr Unternehmen. Wie die Probleme der HypoVereinsbank oder von Hoechst/Aventis zeigen, ist deren Erfolg höchst ungewiss. Neu entstehende Giganten können additionally von den Erfahrungen des Strategie- und Leadership-Vorbilds, des Fusions- und Global-Player-Vorbilds AseaBrownBoveri viel lernen.

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