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The fourth title in the Quercus Ideas You Really Need to Know series demystifies the management concepts that any budding entrepreneur would want to grasp. The 50 bite-­sized topics expound the wisdom of the well-­known business gurus (from Peters and Porter to Welch and Gates), explain helpful theories and tools (Ansoff's Product/Market grid, the 4Ps, Boston Matrix), expand on management ideas (branding, outsourcing, supply and demand) and cover the latest commercial concepts from the online world.

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Filled with pragmatic insights, proactive strategies, and best practices, is destined to become your essential desktop companion. This thorough guidebook is essential reading for the CFO requiring an overview of strategies, measurement and control systems, financial analysis tools, funding sources, and management improvement tips.

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Stories from Nokia, Dell, UPS, Toyota, and other companies show how firms can reduce their vulnerability to high-­impact disruptions, from earthquakes to strikes, from SARS to terrorism, and use them for competitive advantage.

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The 5 edition of Ross’s continues to introduce aspiring and practicing actuaries, engineers, computer scientists and others to the practical aspects of constructing computerized simulation studies to analyze and interpret real phenomena. Readers learn to apply results of these analyses to problems in a wide variety of fields to obtain effective, accurate solutions and make predictions about future outcomes. This latest edition features all-­new material on variance reduction, including control variables and their use in estimating the expected return at blackjack and their relation to regression analysis. Additionally, the 5 edition expands on Markov chain monte carlo methods, and offers unique information on the alias method for generating discrete random variables. By explaining how a computer can be used to generate random numbers and how to use these random numbers to generate the behavior of a stochastic model over time, Ross’s Simulation, 5 edition presents the statistics . . .

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Una edición reciente de un verdadero clásico sobre la administración de empresas, que cubre lo elemental que los gerentes necesitan para obtener el éxito. Este libro incluye temas tales como contratar y despedir, liderazgo, motivación y cómo manejar el tiempo y el estrés. El libro ha sido actualizado y ampliado para satisfacer las nuevas necesidades del lugar del trabajo.

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Long considered the most useful and insightful guide of its kind, has been fully revised and updated to give you the edge in today’s challenging business landscape. It features expanded coverage of product development processes, intelligence-­gathering techniques (including social media), and a greater emphasis on international issues. This indispensable resource proves that the techniques and tools product managers use are similar—regardless of what industry they work in and what kind of products they manage. Simply put, this book has everything you need for superior job performance—whether you manage consumer or business-­to-­business products created by an organization that is hierarchical or horizontal. shows you how to integrate your organization’s disparate segments into a cooperative, results-­focused unit that produces satisfying products—from initial design through the postpurchase experience. If your job is to create and commercialize products, it provides the information . . .

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The 2011 Edition of MSP combines rigour and flexibility, helping all organizations—public sector and private, large and small—achieve successful outcomes from their programme management time and time again. With change a pressing reality for all organizations, successful programme management has never been more vital to success.­It is accessible by programme teams and organisations as well as by individual practitioners. And will help programme management practitioners improve their decision making at programme level and become better at implementing beneficial change. Key Features of MSP include: • Describes the best practice approach to designing and running programmes to implement business change. • Identifies the principles behind good programme management and how these are put into practice through the application of themes, such as Benefits Management, that run through a process of transformational flow from identifying a programme through managing stages of delivery to . . .

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Esta publicação agrega muito valor à área de gerenciamento de projetos ao trazer uma nova visão de integração entre o Guia PMBOK® e o Scrum. O grande mérito é permitir uma visão prática de dois referenciais metodológicos até recentemente considerados antagônicos, mas que no decorrer da leitura percebemos que são complementares e podem trazer ótimos resultados com o uso combinado. Vale destacar que o conteúdo deste livro não é apenas uma visão teórica, mas o resultado de vivências profissionais e lições aprendidas em projetos reais com a aplicação em boas práticas. Descreve as dez áreas de conhecimento e os 47 processos do Guia PMBOK® 5ª edição juntamente com todas as regras, cerimônias, papéis e responsabilidades do Scrum.

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presents new and innovative research and developments in the field of accounting and financial management as it relates to the work of managing enterprises and organisations in the international hospitality industry. The content contains contributions from a rich source of international researchers, academics and practitioners including, university and college lecturers, professional accountants and consultants and senior managers involved in a wide range of teaching, scholarship, research, and consultancy in the hospitality industry worldwide. The material is drawn from their work and experience and relates directly to the management of hospitality undertakings. Therefore the up to date case studies and examples used are taken from a wide ranging of companies across the industry including large international chains such as Sheraton, Holiday Inn, and Intercontinental. Divided into three parts: Performance Management, Information Management and Asset Management the book tackles . . .

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This dissertation is about strategic positioning and managing strategic change. The first chapter makes clear the importance of clear defined strategy, mergers & acquisitions as well as alliances resulting out of increasing globalisation and gives Daimler Chrysler as a good example for analysing these managerial issues. Chapter two shows different strategies Daimler Chrysler was/ is following, a diversified one in the 80's and a focused-­orientated strategy in the 90's. Increasing threats of saturated markets, global competition, fluctuating economic influences and rising technological standards had/ have to be coped with by Daimler Chrysler in using their strengths of wellknown brand reputation, high quality standards and developed service culture. The result was a strategic position emphasising the upper car segment in the 80's as well as reliable commercial vehicle and a completer range of products in the 90's trying to serve nearly all segments in the car market. Chapter three . . .

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