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Business  @ The speed of thought: Using a Digital Nervous System
Business @ The speed of thought
Using a Digital Nervous System
Hardcover      ISBN: 0446525685
Discusses the concept of a digital nervous system and shows how it can radically improve processes and results in business
The Rebel Rules: Daring to Be Yourself in Business
The Rebel Rules
Daring to Be Yourself in Business
Paperback      ISBN: 0684865165
The founder of the management company Joie de Vivre identifies the personality traits of today's successful unconventional business leaders, offering exercises and activities that can sharpen such traits for more competitive practices. Original. 50,000 first printing.
Get a Financial Life: Personal Finance in Your Twenties and Thirties
Get a Financial Life
Personal Finance in Your Twenties and Thirties
Paperback      ISBN: 0684872617
Provides financial advice that speaks the language and answers the questions of the generation just starting out on the road to financial responsibility.
What They Don't Teach You at Harvard Business School
What They Don't Teach You at Harvard Business School
Paperback      ISBN: 0553345834
A noted business executive and entrepreneur shares his commonsense techniques of business management and explains how to use an innovative approach in the business world
Globalization and Its Discontents
Globalization and Its Discontents
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0393051242
A former chairman of Clinton's Council of Economic Advisers and World Bank chief economist recounts his experiences with the International Monetary Fund, which he charges put the interests of the United States above those of poorer nations. 30,000 first printing.
Leadership and Self-Deception: Getting Out of the Box
Leadership and Self-Deception
Getting Out of the Box
Paperback      ISBN: 1576751740
Explains why self-deception is at the heart of many leadership problems, identifying destructive patterns that undermine the successes of potentially excellent professionals while revealing how to improve teamwork, communication, and motivation. Reprint.
The Six Sigma Way: How Ge, Motorola, and Other Top Companies Are Honing Their Performance
The Six Sigma Way
How Ge, Motorola, and Other Top Companies Are Honing Their Performance
Hardcover      ISBN: 0071358064
An implementation blueprint for SIX SIGMA! "The Six Sigma Way demystifies Six Sigma with a real-world 'how-to 'guide. A good investment for any business planning to launch Six Sigma." ­­John Biedry, VP Quality & Compliance, Sears Home Services. Cost reduction...productivity improvement...customer retention...these are the promises of the Six Sigma quality management system.The Six Sigma Way reveals how GE, Motorola, and numerous other companies are successfully using Six Sigma to fine-tune products and processes, improve performance, and increase profits. Now you can read the roadmap for implementing Six Sigma in your manufacturing or service organization. The authors­­who have worked with some of the most visible Six Sigma companies including GE­­provide step-by-step guidance and practical implementation guidelines. Whether your goal is to fix a process problem or implement Six Sigma company-wide,The Six Sigma Way will help you develop an approach customized for your company's needs and the challenges of the twenty-first century business environment.The Six Sigma Way: - Addresses the challenges and politics of launching, leading, and training people for Six Sigma. - Focuses on implementing the major steps and quality improvement tools in the Six Sigma system. - Features insights, comments, and examples from business leaders and managers using Six Sigma in their organizations.
Why We Buy: The Science of Shopping
Why We Buy
The Science of Shopping
Paperback      ISBN: 0684849143
An expert on shopping behavior and motivation offers an analysis of consumers' tastes and habits, discussing why point-of-sale purchases are still the most significant, and why Internet shopping will not replace the mall.
The Art of the Market: Two Centuries of American Business As Seen Through Its Stock Certificates
The Art of the Market
Two Centuries of American Business As Seen Through Its Stock Certificates
Hardcover      ISBN: 1556709382
A survey of the art of stock certificates traces fluctuations in the market, and the culture, for two hundred years.
Corporate Tides: The Inescapble Laws of Organizational Structure
Corporate Tides
The Inescapble Laws of Organizational Structure
Hardcover      ISBN: 1881052885
Discusses the underlying structures that support business strategy, covering the basic laws which determine a corporation's success or failure