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China for Businesswomen: A Strategic Guide to Travel, Negotiating, and Cultural Differences
China for Businesswomen
A Strategic Guide to Travel, Negotiating, and Cultural Differences
Paperback      ISBN: 1933330287
China is today the world’s largest producer of manufactured goods, and more and more businesswomen are working and traveling there as American firms expand their international trade. Based on interviews with women executives and entrepreneurs who have succeeded in China, this concise book offers straightforward advice for avoiding gender and cultural obstacles. Topics include travel, gaining cultural awareness, establishing credibility, understanding negotiation protocol and process, coping with harassment, and entertaining, plus background on women in Chinese history and society. Author and expert Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti is an executive in Silicon Valley and a frequent guest on local and national business media.
Economics in Minutes: 200 Key Concepts Explained in an Instant
Economics in Minutes
200 Key Concepts Explained in an Instant
Paperback      ISBN: 1623653355
Economics in Minutes condenses key economics concepts into 200 short and easily digested essays. Featuring not only fundamental ideas, such as the role of money and how the stock market works, but also subjects that are increasingly important to us today - unemployment, government debt and corporate tax avoidance, for example. Economics in Minutes is the ideal introduction to a complex and vital subject. Key topics are succinctly described and accompanied by illustrations, making them simple to read and easy to remember. This convenient little reference guide will allow readers to understand the theories underpinning a subject that affects our lives on a daily basis. Chapters include: Supply and demand, globalization, market failure, GDP and happiness, risk and uncertainty, living standards and productivity, Game theory, economics and culture.
America's Greatest Brands: An Insight into Many of America's Strongest and Most Valuable Brands
America's Greatest Brands
An Insight into Many of America's Strongest and Most Valuable Brands
Hardcover      ISBN: 0970686064
An insight into many of America's strongest and most valuable brands.
Perfect Phrases for Dealing With Difficult People: Hundreds of Ready-to-use Phrases for Handling Conflict, Confrontations and Challenging Personalities
Perfect Phrases for Dealing With Difficult People
Hundreds of Ready-to-use Phrases for Handling Conflict, Confrontations and Challenging Personalities
Paperback      ISBN: 0071493042
Perfect Phrases for the Right Situation, Every Time Whether it's hiring employees or creating teams, the Perfect Phrases series has the tools for precise, effective communication in any situation. With Perfect Phrases books, you have all the phrases you need to get things done, right at your fingertips!
Webster's New World Robert's Rules of Order Simplified and Applied: Simplified and Applied
Webster's New World Robert's Rules of Order Simplified and Applied
Simplified and Applied
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0764563998
Presents the rules of parliamentary procedure designed to help meetings run smoothly and efficiently.
The Complete Book of Perfect Phrases for Managers
The Complete Book of Perfect Phrases for Managers
Hardcover      ISBN: 0071485651
The average manager doesn't have time to take classes or read lengthy volumes on managing techniques. Instead, you need to know right now what to say to coach and motivate your employees. With hundreds of ready-to-use phrases you can use in a wide variety of situations, The Complete Book of Perfect Phrases for Managers is the ultimate reference for motivating, managing, and growing employees.
Miss Manners Minds Your Business
Miss Manners Minds Your Business
Paperback      ISBN: 0393349853
This tongue-in-cheek guide to workplace etiquette equips readers with the practical, pertinent and politically correct advice necessary to win the job, keep the job and leave the job with sanity and dignity intact.
Inc. Yourself: How to Profit by Setting Up Your Own Corporation
Inc. Yourself
How to Profit by Setting Up Your Own Corporation
Hardcover      ISBN: 1564146111
"Inc. Yourself is a true classic. I've recommended it hundreds of times." --Scott DeGarmo, former editor-in-chief, Success magazine "Judith McQuown always gives you the right advice to create and make your new business flourish. If you don't understand that your best wealth-builder is your own company, you will by the time you finish the latest edition of Inc. Yourself." --Adriane Berg, WABC Radio "Finally...a guide that cuts through all the legal jargon with clear and actionable information!! We recommend it on our national radio program ALL the time." --Daria Dolan and Ken Dolan, WOR Radio Network, CBS Television Inc. Yourself is the longest-selling business book in continuous print in the history of trade publishing, with more than 500,000 copies sold since 1977. This "entrepreneurial classic" (CNBC) is now completely revised and updated--and available in a lower-priced paperback--to help new and recent entrepreneurs. Written in clear, easy-to-understand language, Inc. Yourself is a no-nonsense, step-by-step guide to success. It provides meticulously researched information on the latest tax laws and legislation that affect individuals and small businesses. The following are just a few of the critical issues covered: - Selecting the right type of corporation for your business or profession. - Having your office home or away. - Designing the right pension plan. - Investing your corporate surplus. - Choosing the best benefits for your needs.
Dictionary of Business and Economic Terms
Dictionary of Business and Economic Terms
Paperback      ISBN: 0764147579
A business dictionary includes definitions of key terms from such fields as taxation, computers and the Internet, finance, real estate, marketing, advertising, and international business.