Business, Management & Accounting: Featured Books for Professionals

8Featured Books for Professionals

  • The Goal: A Business Graphic Novel book cover

    The Goal

    A Business Graphic Novel

    By Eliyahu M Goldratt, Dwight Jon Zimmerman

    Alex Rogo is a harried plant manager who has been given 90 days to save his failing factory. If he doesn't improve the plant's performance, corporate headquarters will close it down and hundreds of workers will lose their jobs. It takes a chance meeting with Jonah, a former professor, to help him…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

  • The Triple Helix: University–Industry–Government Innovation and Entrepreneurship book cover

    The Triple Helix

    University–Industry–Government Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 2nd Edition

    By Henry Etzkowitz, Chunyan Zhou

    The triple helix of university–industry–government interactions is a universal model for the development of the knowledge-based society, through innovation and entrepreneurship. It draws from the innovative practice of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with industry and …

    Paperback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge

  • Business Bullshit book cover

    Business Bullshit

    By André Spicer

    Our organizations are flooded with empty talk. We are constantly "going forward" to lands of "deliverables", stopping off on the "journey" to "drill down" into "best practice". Being an expert at using management speak has become more important in corporate life than delivering long lasting results…

    Paperback – 2017-09-20
    Routledge

  • The Evolution of Project Management Practice: From Programmes and Contracts to Benefits and Change book cover

    The Evolution of Project Management Practice

    From Programmes and Contracts to Benefits and Change

    Edited by Darren Dalcher

    Project practice has undergone significant changes requiring new ways of thinking about and managing projects. The single focus on the staged delivery of artefacts is gradually being replaced by a wider interest in stakeholders, value, benefits, and complexity. As a result there is a growing…

    Paperback – 2017-09-13
    Routledge
    Advances in Project Management

  • 21st Century Airlines: Connecting the Dots book cover

    21st Century Airlines

    Connecting the Dots

    By Nawal K. Taneja

    In 21st Century Airlines: Connecting the Dots, Nawal Taneja addresses the challenges and opportunities facing the airline industry as it tries to innovate and create products and services that are radically different by ‘connecting the dots’ at four key levels: recognizing the implications of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04
    Routledge

  • Leadership in Practice: Theory and Cases in Leadership Character book cover

    Leadership in Practice

    Theory and Cases in Leadership Character

    Edited by Gerard Seijts, Karen MacMillan

    Recent financial crises and other high-profile mismanagement cases have brought a spotlight to the quality of leader character in the business sector. Leadership in Practice is the first book to provide an authoritative collection of cases to engage students interested in the importance of the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-02
    Routledge

  • Law for Project Managers book cover

    Law for Project Managers

    2nd Edition

    By David Wright

    Law for Project Managers provides an easily understandable and practical guide to the laws of contract, liability, intellectual property and so on, entirely from the perspective of the project manager. It will enable you to approach projects forewarned and forearmed, able to avoid potential legal…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

  • Marketing in the Boardroom: Winning the Hearts and Minds of the Board book cover

    Marketing in the Boardroom

    Winning the Hearts and Minds of the Board

    By Ruth Saunders

    It’s no secret: marketing punches below its weight in the Boardroom. CEOs and other board members perceive that marketers lack commercial credibility when compared to their peers.  Marketing in the Boardroom helps marketers to be more commercially credible and thereby more successful in the…

    Paperback – 2017-04-19
    Routledge