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    Corporate Governance

    This book will provide a user-friendly guide to current and emerging issues in corporate governance, especially for accountants and directors. The book explains terminology used in a jargon free way, and sets out to give you a practical guide to establishing a robust, yet workable governance framework for your enterprise. The book also guides you through the process of dealing with the particular issues relating to listed companies, and to those with exposures in other countries which may bring other jurisdictions? governance requirements to bear. The book is intended to appeal to accountants who are not professionals in corporate governance matters. It therefore aims to give them a user-friendly manual/guide…

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    Management Across Cultures

    The second edition of this popular textbook explores the latest approaches to cross-cultural management, as well as presenting strategies and tactics for managing international assignments and global teams. With a clear emphasis on learning and development, the text encourages students to acquire skills in multicultural competence that will be highly valued by their future employers. This has never been as important as now, in a world where, increasingly, all managers are global managers and where management practices and processes can differ significantly across national and regional boundaries. This new edition has been updated after extensive market feedback to include new features: a new chapter on working and living abroad; applications…

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    Quickbooks 2010

    This ILT Series course covers the fundamentals of using QuickBooks 2010 to track the finances of a small business. Students will learn how to set up a new company, manage bank account transactions, maintain customer, job, and vendor information, manage inventory, generate reports, and use the Company Snapshot window. Students will also create invoices and credit memos, write and print checks, add custom fields, set up budgets, and learn how to protect and back up their data. http://books.google.com/books/previewlib.js GBS_insertEmbeddedViewer(“A45OtwAACAAJ”, 500,400);

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    Business and Management for the IB Diploma

    Designed for class use and independent study, this coursebook is tailored to the thematic requirements and assessment objectives of the IB syllabus. It features the following topics: business organisation and environment; human resources; accounts and finance; marketing; operations management; and business strategy. http://books.google.com/books/previewlib.js GBS_insertEmbeddedViewer(“3oFtQapnbUIC”, 500,400);

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    Handbook of Principles of Organizational Behavior

    There is a strong movement today in management to encourage management practices based on research evidence. In the first volume of this handbook, I asked experts in 39 areas of management to identify a central principle that summarized and integrated the core findings from their specialty area and then to explain this principle and give real business examples of the principle in action. I asked them to write in non-technical terms, e.g., without a lot of statistics, and almost all did so. The previous handbook proved to be quite popular, so I was asked to edit a second edition. This new edition has been expanded to 33 topics, and there…

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    Let’s Play The Outer Worlds – PC Gameplay Part 21 – Human Resources

    The Outer Worlds is really a new single-player first-person sci-fi RPG from Obsidian Entertainment and Division. Lost on the road during a colonist ship bound for that farthest fringe of the universe, you awake decades later only to buy the center of an in-depth conspiracy threatening to eliminate the Halcyon colony. While you explore the farthest reaches of space and encounter various factions, all vying for power, the type you choose to become determines how this player-driven story unfolds. Within the corporate equation for that colony, you’re the unplanned variable. Key Features The gamer-driven story RPG: Consistent with the Obsidian tradition, the way you approach The Outer Worlds can be…

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    QuickBooks 2010 + CertBlaster, Student Manual

    This ILT Series course covers the fundamentals of using QuickBooks 2010 to track the finances of a small business. Students will learn how to set up a new company, manage bank account transactions, maintain customer, job, and vendor information, manage inventory, generate reports, and use the Company Snapshot window. Students will also create invoices and credit memos, write and print checks, add custom fields, set up budgets, and learn how to protect and back up their data. http://books.google.com/books/previewlib.js GBS_insertEmbeddedViewer(“4zunygAACAAJ”, 500,400);

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    The Habitual Entrepreneur

    Increasingly, entrepreneurship research recognizes a wide variety in entrepreneurial behaviour. One such difference is marked between experienced or habitual entrepreneurs and novices. This book, authored by established experts in the field, introduces and explores the habitual entrepreneur phenomenon. Building upon an international body of research, the authors analyse business behaviour to demonstrate how experience relates to the performance of new ventures. In employing a range of methodological techniques, the authors provide insight into how prior business ownership experience produces different outcomes when it comes to the key success factors associated with entrepreneurial ventures. With detailed coverage of finance, networking, opportunity discovery, and learning, the book is a uniquely comprehensive resource.…