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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.…

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    Careers in Hospitality & Tourism

    This title examines 20 occupations in hospitality and tourism which encompasses the management, marketing and operations of restaurants, lodging, attractions, recreation events and other travel related services. Careers covered in the text include Chef, C http://books.google.com/books/previewlib.js GBS_insertEmbeddedViewer(“NlzaoAEACAAJ”, 500,400);

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    Entrepreneurship in the Balkans

    This book represents a comprehensive state-of-the-art picture of entrepreneurship and small business management issues in the Balkans region. It provides major theoretical and empirical evidence that offers a brighter view of these fields and aims to open up opportunities for greater dialogue in public policy. The readers would be able to enhance their knowledge on small businesses and innovation issues in the Balkans. An outcome of a long lasting endeavour, this book includes contributions of highly reputed authors and experts from the Balkans’ countries. Features forewords by two well-known personalities of this field, Leo Paul Dana and Alain Fayolle.​ http://books.google.com/books/previewlib.js GBS_insertEmbeddedViewer(“AFeIfzcEefwC”, 500,400);

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    Performance Accountability and Combating Corruption

    Performance based oversight and accountability can serve as an important antidote to government corruption, inefficiency, and waste. This volume provides an analytical framework and operational approaches needed for the implementation of results-based accountability. The volume makes a major contribution to the literature on public management and evaluation. Major subject areas covered in this book include: performance based accountability, e-government, network solutions to performance measurement and improvement; institutions of accountability in governance; legal and institutional framework to hold government to account; fighting corruption; external accountability; ensuring integrity of revenue administration; the role of supreme audit institutions on detecting fraud and corruption; and the role of parliamentary budget offices and public accounts…