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Managing Human Capital in Today’s Globalization: A Management Information System Perspective

1st Edition

Heru Susanto, Fang-Yie Leu, Chin Kang Chen, Fadzliwati Mohiddin
November 06, 2019

This book explores important issues in human capital in human resource management as it relates to management information systems (MIS). It highlights how management information systems are implemented and the potential for employee resistance, offering behavioral strategies to involve employees in...

Strategy-Driven Leadership: The Playbook for Developing Your Next Generation of Leaders

1st Edition

Michael A. Couch, Richard S. Citrin
October 31, 2019

It’s estimated that U.S. companies spend over $14 billion annually on leadership development --Match that number to the abundant and growing research that finds most leadership development to be ineffective, and the conclusion is a phenomenal amount of waste. The remedy for this situation is to...

The Cube of Strategic Management: The Distinctive Advantage of Organizations

1st Edition

Mihai V. Putz
October 16, 2019

The Cube of Strategic Management: The Distinctive Advantage of Organizations is a trans-disciplinary book that introduces the author’s new business model of the geometrization of management. The author advocates that strategic management has to shift to include a science and technology perspective,...

Green Up!: Sustainable Design Solutions for Healthier Work and Living Environments

1st Edition

Stevie Famulari
October 07, 2019

There are unique greening solutions and practices that help create a lifestyle shift, improving the health of living and working spaces for its occupants from a personal, business, environmental, and profitable perspective. Short-term and long-term considerations are important elements when moving...

Managing Energy From the Top Down: Connecting Industrial Energy Efficiency to Business Performance

1st Edition

Christopher Russell
September 18, 2019

Written in accessible, understandable prose, this book explains the connection between energy and business performance. It delineates how day-to-day choices relate to the risks and rewards of energy use. Concise, to-the-point chapters explain how energy is invested, preserved, and ultimately...

Innovation Crisis: Successes, Pitfalls, and Solutions in Japan

1st Edition

Eiichi Yamaguchi
September 18, 2019

What has gone wrong in Japan that has led to innovation crisis? Prof. Eiichi Yamaguchi has been committed to answer this question, and his quest has spanned several years and academic disciplines. Initially it appeared as if it had no context, but when he put the pieces together, he realized that...

Project Management Hacking: How to Manage Projects More Efficiently and Effectively in Less Time

1st Edition

Douglas Peyton Martin
September 11, 2019

This book provides the much-needed, no-nonsense guidance crucial for project managers – that is, the type of guidance that is missing from every major body of knowledge and educational offering for working project managers. This very practical book identifies the activities that influence project...

Strategic Management of Research Organizations

1st Edition

William Barletta
September 10, 2019

This entry-level text describes a tested top-down enterprise-wide approach to managing organizations with a predominant portion of their product being scientific or technological research. It focuses on executive performance and strategic forecasting and planning; goal-setting; communications and...

Business Intelligence for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: An Agile Roadmap toward Business Sustainability

1st Edition

Lila Rao-Graham, Maurice L. McNaughton, Gunjan Mansingh
August 26, 2019

Business intelligence (BI) has evolved over several years as organizations have extended their online transaction processing (OLTP) capabilities and applications to support their routine operations. With online analytical processing (OLAP), organizations have also established the capability to...

The Audit Value Factor

1st Edition

Daniel Samson
August 14, 2019

The Audit Value Factor: Making Management’s Head Turn empowers readers with a systematic method to build and maintain a value-centric internal audit organization. The book explores how to identify, quantify, and articulate value for customers. It details six critical success factors: Value...

Timeless Leadership Truths: The Origins and Applications of Business Strategy

1st Edition

Norton Paley
August 09, 2019

The origins of business strategy are found in military applications. Generals throughout history faced formidable challenges as they crafted plans to outmaneuver competing forces, acquire territory, and gain power. Similarly, business leaders also look to outmaneuver their rivals as they enter new...

Developing Informed Intuition for Decision-Making

1st Edition

Jay Liebowitz
August 02, 2019

This book examines how to develop the main traits that are necessary to become an “informed intuitant”. Case studies and examples of successful “informed intuitants” are a major component of the book. “Intuitant” is someone who has the intuitive awareness to be successful. “Informed intuitant”...

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