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Strategic Planning and Performance Management: Develop and Measure a Winning Strategy

Strategic Planning and Performance Measurement: Develop & Measure a Winning Strategy, provides a clear and concise roadmap for designing, implementing and measuring strategy. The focus is on strategic factors, which are defined in a unique way as the criteria on which an organization or business unit has to do well in order to succeed.

Introduction to Human Resource Management, Second Edition

An Introduction to Human Resource Management is ideal for those studying HRM for the first time. This straightforward and accessible text takes the reader through both practical and theoretical aspects of the subject and is designed to be used concurrently with semester based teaching,

A Survival Guide for Working with Humans (Dealing with Whiners, Back-Stabbers, Know-It-Alls, and Other Difficult People)

Between dealing with difficult people and navigating through unexpected and complicated situations, the typical day at the office involves making countless choices on how to engage with others. To succeed in the long run, good work relationships must be carefully developed and maintained. A Survival Guide for Working with Humans presents real-life scenarios of specific work relationship problems, along with interactive quizzes, and answers on how to solve each of the problems. The book shows readers how to:

Key Concepts in Operations Management
Key Concepts in Operations Management Sented by Sarah Gerdes

This text provides informative, short introductions to the core concepts of Operations Management. This text contains more than 50 concept entries and is fully cross-referenced.

Adaptive Project Planning
Adaptive Project Planning Sented by Sarah Gerdes

The text explores why you must plan when using agile approaches, how to approach the planning in stakeholder complex projects, and how to plan for innovation.

Performance Management For Dummies
Performance Management For Dummies Sented by Sarah Gerdes

Implement best-in-class performance management systems Performance Management For Dummies is the definitive guide to infuse performance management with your organization's strategic goals and priorities. It provides the nuts and bolts of how to define and measure performance in terms of what employees do (i.e., behaviors) and the outcome of what they do (i.e., results) ― both for individual employees as well as teams.

Secrets of the Product Manager Interview: Former Google Interviewer Reveals How to Get Multiple Job Offers

Former Google Interviewer Reveals How to Get Multiple Job Offers Have an upcoming product manager interview? Perhaps for Google, Facebook, Amazon, or Uber? If so, find out secrets to getting multiple job offers with the world's #1 author on product management interviews: Lewis C. Lin. Secrets of the Product Manager Interview shares what to expect in your product management interviews and how to prepare. Collecting 10+ years of questions from his readers, clients, and workshop attendees, the author answers and reveals his interview secrets in a single book.

Encyclopedia of Management Theory

In discussing a management topic, scholars, educators, practitioners, and the media often toss out the name of a theorist (Taylor, Simon, Weber) or make a sideways reference to a particular theory (bureaucracy, total quality management, groupthink) and move on, as if assuming their audience possesses the necessary background to appreciate and integrate the reference. This is often far from the case. Individuals are frequently forced to seek out a hodgepodge of sources varying in quality and presentation to provide an overview of a particular idea. This work is designed to serve as a core reference for anyone interested in the essentials of contemporary management theory. Drawing together a team of international scholars, it examines the global landscape of the key theories and the theorists behind them, presenting them in the context needed to understand their strengths and weaknesses to thoughtfully apply them. In addition to interpretations of long-established theories, it also offers essays on cutting-edge research as one might find in a handbook. And, like an unabridged dictionary, it provides concise, to-the-point definitions of key concepts, ideas, schools, and figures.

Corporate Value of Enterprise Risk Management: The Next Step in Business Management

The ultimate guide to maximizing shareholder value through ERM The first book to introduce an emerging approach synthesizingERM and value-based management, Corporate Value of EnterpriseRisk Management clarifies ERM as a strategic businessmanagement approach that enhances strategic planning and otherdecision-making processes.

The Surprising Science of Meetings: How You Can Lead Your Team to Peak Performance

⧫ One of the ten Leadership books to watch in 2019 —The Washington Post ⧫ One of the top business books everybody will be reading in 2019 — Business Insider ⧫ As seen on “CBS This Morning”⧫ “In workplaces around the world, meetings are where productivity and creativity go to die. Steven Rogelberg is the world’s leading expert on how to fix them, and here he shares the best evidence on how we can stop wasting time and falling victim to groupthink.” —Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author of Give and Take

Strategy-Driven Talent Management: A Leadership Imperative

Praise for Strategy-Driven Talent Management "Silzer and Dowell's Strategy-Driven Talent Management provides a comprehensive overview of the different elements of the best talent management processes used in organizations today. This is a valuable resource for leaders and managers, HR practitioners and anyone involved in developing leadership talent." ―Ed Lawler, Professor, School of Business, University of Southern California

Fundamentals of Risk Management: Understanding, Evaluating and Implementing Effective Risk Management

This fifth edition of Fundamentals of Risk Management is a comprehensive introduction to commercial and business risk for students and risk professionals. Providing extensive coverage of the core frameworks of business continuity planning, enterprise risk management and project risk management, this is the definitive guide to dealing with the different types of risk an organization faces. With relevant international case examples including Ericsson, Network Rail and Unilever, the book provides a full analysis of changes in contemporary risk areas including supply chain, cyber risk, risk culture and appetite, improvements in risk management documentation and statutory risk reporting.

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