Drawing on the experience and wisdom gained by IMD President Peter Lorange over a distinguished career, Thought Leadership Meets Business offers significant new insights into the factors that have led to the delivery of high-quality executive education at the International Institute for Management Development (IMD).
Ed.D., Rene Carew. Complete Idiot's Guide to Discovering Your Perfect Career (The Complete Idiot's Guide)Publisher:
Book Description What do you really want to do? Finding the perfect career isn?t easy, but it?s certainly attainable. This guide offers readers the chance to trade in their unsatisfying jobs for fulfilling careers. This book helps them by providing a process of self-assessment that includes questions on personality, talents, values, interests, and goals; advice on how to make a smooth transition from one career to another; and an action plan to take the steps toward landingthe perfect career. -According to The Conference Group, only 48.9% of working Americans are satisfied with their jobs, the lowest level of job satisfaction since pollsters first began surveying the topic in 1995 -Career self-discovery books are among the best-performing in the career category
Harvard Business School Press. Harvard Business Essentials: Performance Management: Manage and Improve the Effectiveness of Your EmployeesPublisher:Harvard Business Press
Today’s competitive workplace demands that managers evaluate employee performance, and provide coaching. Performance Management will help managers prepare for a formal performance meeting with a direct report, and create a development plan to increase employee productivity. The Harvard Business Essentials series is designed to provide comprehensive advice, personal coaching, background information, and guidance on the most relevant topics in business. Whether you are a new manager seeking to expand your skills or a seasoned professional looking to broaden your knowledge base, these solution-oriented books put reliable answers at your fingertips.
Jon R. Katzenbach, Ballantine Bookst Harvard Business School Pr, Edited, an Introduction by Jon R. Katzenbach. The Work of TeamsPublisher:
Managers are seizing on teamwork as an easy solution for meeting aggressive goals, only to meet with frustration when their teams prove difficult to predict and control. In The Work of Teams, bestselling author and team expert Jon Katzenbach gathers together articles from the Harvard Business Review that address the challenges and rewards that await every successful team. This thoughtful collection examines the conditions that encourage--or inhibit--the work of teams, and offers guidance for overcoming the problems that can derail even the best work groups.
William Duggan's 2007 book, Strategic Intuition, showed how innovation really happens in business and other fields and how that matches with what modern neuroscience tells us about how creative ideas form in the human mind. In his new book, Creative Strategy, Duggan offers a step-by-step guide ...
Leadership Development for a Global World: The Role of Companies and Business Schools (Iese Business Collection)
Global companies are facing a new pressure to develop leaders with global mindsets. The war for managerial talent has never been so intense. Companies and business schools need not only fine tune practices and models, but redesign current paradigms and create more effective and sustainable ...
Madhu Viswanathan, S. Gajendiran, R. Venkatesan. Enabling Consumer and Entrepreneurial Literacy in Subsistence Marketplaces (Education in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Concerns and Prospects)
This book describes research on low-literate, poor buyers and sellers in subsistence marketplaces, the consequent development of an innovative marketplace literacy educational program that enables consumer and entrepreneurial literacy, and implications of the research and the educational program ...
Stacy Blackman, Daniel J. Brookings. The MBA Application Roadmap: The Essential Guide to Getting into a Top Business School
Since 2001, when she launched Stacy Blackman Consulting, Stacy Blackman has helped clients gain admission to every top business school in the world. Stacy has been profiled in several publications, including Fortune Magazine, BusinessWeek, and the Wall Street Journal.Since his graduation from ...
Ed.D., Rene Carew. Complete Idiot's Guide to Discovering Your Perfect Career (The Complete Idiot's Guide)
Book Description What do you really want to do? Finding the perfect career isn?t easy, but it?s certainly attainable. This guide offers readers the chance to trade in their unsatisfying jobs for fulfilling careers. This book helps them by providing a process of self-assessment that includes ...
The Fast Forward MBA in Business Communication brings you the information you need when you need it most - now! This practical, easy-to-use guide gives you instant access to the cutting-edge ideas and hard-won wisdom of two of today's leading experts on business communication. In short, lively ...
Kitty O. Locker. Business and Administrative Communication with CD, PowerWeb, and BComm Skill Booster
This Sixth Edition of Business and Administrative Communication by Kitty Locker is a true leader in the business communications field. Beyond covering the broad scope of topics in both oral and written business communication, Locker’s text uses a student-friendly writing style and strong design ...