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Dictators Without Borders: Power and Money in Central Asia

Alexander A. Cooley · Yale University Press
Pages: 312
Format: Hardcover

A penetrating look into the unrecognized and unregulated links between autocratic regimes in Central Asia and centers of power and wealth throughout the West Weak, corrupt, and politically unstable, the former Soviet republics of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan are dismissed...
Radical Candor: Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity

Kim Malone Scott · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

"I raced through RADICAL CANDOR--It's thrilling to learn a framework that shows how to be both a better boss and a better colleague. RADICAL CANDOR is packed with illuminating truths, insightful advice, and practical suggestions, all illustrated with engaging (and often funny) stories...
Knock 'em Dead Hiring the Best: Proven Tactics for Successful Employee Selection

Martin Yate · Adams Media
Format: Paperback

How to select exceptional employees!You cannot manage productively without first hiring effectively, yet all too often this most important of all management skills is overlooked--as if on promotion into management, a manager becomes mysteriously endowed with all the critical skills of intelligent...
Highly Recommended: Harnessing the Power of Word of Mouth and Social Media to Build Your Brand and Your Business

Paul M. Rand · McGraw-Hill; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

WHAT DO YOU TRUST MORE--AN ADVERTISEMENT OR A FRIEND? Seize the power of today's most powerful marketing tool--WORD OF MOUTH According to Nielsen, 92 percent of consumers report that a word of mouth (WOM) recommendation is the top reason they buy a product or service. The founder of one of today's...
The Ultimate Scholarship Book 2017: Billions of Dollars in Scholarships, Grants and Prizes

Gen Tanabe · Supercollege
Pages: 816
Format: Print book

Information on 1.5 million scholarships, grants, and prizes is easily accessible in this revised directory with more than 300 new listings that feature awards indexed by career goal, major, academics, public service, talent, athletics, religion, ethnicity, and more. Each entry contains...
Agile Selling: Get Up to Speed Quickly in Today's Ever-Changing Sales World

Jill Konrath · Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Pages: 250
Format: Hardcover

Sales expert Jill Konrath offers powerful strategies for sales proficiency in ever-changing situations When sales people are promoted, change jobs, or face new business environments, they inevitably need to learn new skills quickly. This rapid change is often overwhelming, and sellers...
Day Trading 101: From Understanding Risk Management and Creating Trade Plans to Recognizing Market Patterns and Using Automated Software, an Essential Primer in Modern Day Trading

David Borman · Adams Media
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A comprehensive guide to day trading, with prescriptive information and actionable advice to help you achieve financial success.It may seem that day trading is only for savvy investors who know the ins and outs of the marketplace - but it doesn't have to be. All it takes is the right...
Employee Engagement For Dummies

Bob Kelleher · For Dummies; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

The easy way to boost employee engagementToday more than ever, companies and leaders need a road map to help them boost employee engagement levels. Employee Engagement For Dummies helps employers implement the necessary plans to create and sustain an engaging culture, allowing them to attract...
The Industries of the Future

Alec Ross · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Leading innovation expert Alec Ross explains what's next for the world: the advances and stumbling blocks that will emerge in the next ten years, and how we can navigate them.While Alec Ross was working as Senior Advisor for Innovation to the Secretary of State, he traveled to forty-one...
Hello Stay Interviews, Goodbye Talent Loss: A Manager's Playbook

Beverly Kaye · Berrett-Koehler Publishers; 1 edition
Format: eBook

Stay interviews prevent exit interviews! You can't afford to lose them. They're your stars and your solid citizens. You wonder if they're happy in your organization - and what might keep them there. To find out, you could:A. Conduct a survey - then try to guess who said...
Leapfrog: The New Revolution for Women Entrepreneurs

Nathalie Molina Nin?o · TarcherPerigee
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

For women entrepreneurs (and anyone sick of the status quo) , this smart, unapologetic collection delivers fifty proven hacks to leapfrog over obstacles and succeed in business."A must-read for any woman who has a great idea and the nagging thought that doors are closed to her; Molina...
The Compassionate Achiever: How Helping Others Fuels Success

Christopher L Kukk · Harper One
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

A powerful, practical guide for cultivating compassion - the scientifically proven foundation for personal achievement and success at work, at home, and in the community.For decades, we've been told the key to prosperity is to look out for number one. But recent science shows that to achieve...
Smart Mom, Rich Mom: How to Build Wealth While Raising a Family

Kimberly Palmer · American Management Association
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Of all life's financial shocks, few compare to bringing home an infant. Just one tiny person costs $250,000 to raise-- not including college! How will you pay for it? That agonizing question fuels mothers' choices about their careers, budgets, and families. Some lean in, some scale back...
Energy: A Human History

RICHARD RHODES · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winning author Richard Rhodes reveals the fascinating history behind energy transitions over time - wood to coal to oil to electricity and beyond.People have lived and died, businesses have prospered and failed, and nations have risen to world power...
Future Trends: A Guide to Decision Making and Leadership in Business

Lawrence R Samuel · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 226
Format: Hardcover

Future Trends: A Guide to Decision Making and Leadership in Business is the first and only book to link a decision-making and leadership platform to trends pointing to the future. By identifying sixty global, long-term trends and detailing how businesspeople can leverage them in both the short-...