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Accounting for Non-Accountants, 3E: The Fast and Easy Way to Learn the Basics
Accounting for Non-Accountants, 3E: The Fast and Easy Way to Learn the Basics

Wayne A Label · Sourcebooks
Pages: 210
Format: Print book

A Quick, Compact, and Easy-to-Understand Resource for Non-Accountants Accounting for Non-Accountants is the must-have guide for all of us who have never taken an accounting class, are mystified by accounting jargon, and have no clue about balance sheets, income statements, or statements...
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Your Own Terms: A Woman's Guide to Taking Charge of Any Negotiation
Your Own Terms: A Woman's Guide to Taking Charge of Any Negotiation

Yasmin Davidds · AMACOM/American Management Association
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

When it comes to negotiation, there is an ugly double standard. As women, if we make concessions to further a deal, we're viewed as weak. But if we play hard-ball, we can be seen as overly aggressive - and the strategy backfires. No wonder most women hate negotiating. In Your Own Terms,...
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Use Social Media to Find Your Dream Job!: How to Use LinkedIn, Google+, Facebook, Twitter and Other Social Media in Your Job Search
Use Social Media to Find Your Dream Job!: How to Use LinkedIn, Google+, Facebook, Twitter and Other Social Media in Your Job Search

Dan Quillen · Cold Spring Harbor Lab
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Shows readers how to navigate the most important development in job hunting: social media!In today's economy job hunters need to use every tool available to them, and that includes social networking. Building on the author's "Get a Job!" and "The Perfect Resume," and his 20+ years...
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Not In The Club: An Executive Womans Journey Through the Biased World of Business
Not In The Club: An Executive Womans Journey Through the Biased World of Business

Janet Pucino · Deep Canyon Media LLC
Format: Hardcover

Winner 2013 New York Book Festival Award - Business Category                  Winner 2012-2013 Los Angeles Book Festival Award - Business Category Winner Beverly Hills Book Awards - Business CategoryWinner...
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A Field Guide to Lies: Critical Thinking in the Information Age
A Field Guide to Lies: Critical Thinking in the Information Age

Daniel J Levitin · Dutton
Pages: 292
Format: Print book

From The New York Times bestselling author of THE ORGANIZED MIND and THIS IS YOUR BRAIN ON MUSIC, a primer to the critical thinking that is more necessary now than ever. We are bombarded with more information each day than our brains can process - especially in election season. It's raining...
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Start Your Own Food Truck Business: Cart • Trailer • Kiosk • Standard and Gourmet Trucks • Mobile Catering • Bustaurant
Start Your Own Food Truck Business: Cart • Trailer • Kiosk • Standard and Gourmet Trucks • Mobile Catering • Bustaurant

The Staff of Entrepreneur Media · Entrepreneur Press; Second Edition edition
Format: Print book

Start Your Own Food Truck Business and Satisfy Your Hunger for SuccessAt over a billion dollars, the mobile food industry is enjoying more publicity and notoriety than ever before. Catering to a new generation of foodies looking for quick and unique specialties, the mobile food business...
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Debt-Proof Living: How to Get Out of Debt & Stay That Way
Debt-Proof Living: How to Get Out of Debt & Stay That Way

Mary Hunt · Revell
Format: Paperback

Mortgages, credit card balances, student loans, car loans, and home improvement loans have become a way of life for the majority of us. And debt is putting not only our present at risk as we live paycheck to paycheck, but our futures in jeopardy as shockingly few of us have enough put away...
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Scaling Lean: Mastering the Key Metrics for Startup Growth
Scaling Lean: Mastering the Key Metrics for Startup Growth

Ash Maurya · Portfolio Penguin
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Is your "big idea" worth pursuing? What if you could test your business model earlier in the process - before you've expended valuable time and resources? You've talked to customers. You've identified problems that need solving, and maybe even built a minimum viable...
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The Small Big: Small Changes That Spark Big Influence
The Small Big: Small Changes That Spark Big Influence

Noah J. Goldstein · Profile Books Ltd
Format: Hardcover

At some point today you will have to influence or persuade someone - your boss, a co-worker, a customer, client, spouse, your kids, or even your friends. What is the smallest change you can make to your request, proposal or situation that will lead to the biggest difference in the outcome?In...
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Knock 'em Dead Job Interview: How to Turn Job Interviews Into Job Offers
Knock 'em Dead Job Interview: How to Turn Job Interviews Into Job Offers

Martin Yate · Adams Media; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Land the job you want!The interview is one of the most crucial moments of the job search experience and your chance to show your potential employer that you have what it takes to succeed in the position. In order to do that in today's highly competitive job search environment, though,...
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How is my driving? : motivational tips for success in business and life
How is my driving? : motivational tips for success in business and life

Larry O'Sullivan · AuthorHouse
Pages: 301
Format: Print book

How is my 'DRIVING' is a motivational book, full of analogies, quotes, humour and largely true life, inspirational tales that that are thought provoking and profound and that deal with the 'soft skills,' experiences and inherent qualities required to achieve success in life, sport, sales,...
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The Price of Prosperity: Why Rich Nations Fail and How to Renew Them
The Price of Prosperity: Why Rich Nations Fail and How to Renew Them

Todd G Buchholz · Harper
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

In this bold history and manifesto, a former White House director of economic policy exposes the economic, political, and cultural cracks that wealthy nations face and makes the case for transforming those same vulnerabilities into sources of strength - and the foundation of a national...
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The Seventh Sense: Power, Fortune, and Survival in the Age of Networks
The Seventh Sense: Power, Fortune, and Survival in the Age of Networks

Joshua Cooper Ramo · Little Brown and Company
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

The Digital Age we live in is as transformative as the Industrial Revolution and Joshua Cooper Ramo explains how to survive. If you find yourself longing for a disconnected world where information is not always at your fingertips, you may eventually be as useful as the carriage maker post-Henry...
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10 Things Employers Want You to Learn in College, Revised: The Skills You Need to Succeed
10 Things Employers Want You to Learn in College, Revised: The Skills You Need to Succeed

Bill Coplin · Ten Speed Press; Revised edition
Format: Paperback

A handy, straightforward guide that teaches students how to acquire marketable job skills and real-world know-how before they graduate—revised and updated for today’s economic and academic landscapes.Award-winning college professor and adviser Bill Coplin lays down the essential...
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Miss Manners Minds Your Business
Miss Manners Minds Your Business

Judith Martin · W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

A witty guide to managing a real life wisely in a work-centered world. What do your colleagues, overlords, underlings, clients, and customers have in common? Not knowing how much they annoy you. Not to mention how much you may be annoying them. The route from cubicle to corner office is strewn...
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