Business, Management & Accounting: Featured Books for Professionals

13Featured Books for Professionals

  • Generation Z: A Century in the Making book cover

    Generation Z

    A Century in the Making, 1st Edition

    By Corey Seemiller, Meghan Grace

    No other generation in history has received as much coverage as the Millennial generation. Books, Google searches, blogs, and news articles are everywhere about them. Yet, Generation Z is comprised of our youth and young adults today and has received very little attention comparatively. Those in…

    Hardback – 2018-11-05

  • Five Superpowers for Co-Creators: How change makers and business can achieve the Sustainable Development Goals book cover

    Five Superpowers for Co-Creators

    How change makers and business can achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, 1st Edition

    By Katrin Muff

    This groundbreaking and timely book provides change makers, organizations and facilitators with practical tools to initiate and conduct multi-stakeholder co-creation processes. Such processes are of critical importance in times of rapid change, where mega trends and grand challenges influence the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-30

  • Information Governance for Healthcare Professionals: A Practical Approach book cover

    Information Governance for Healthcare Professionals

    A Practical Approach, 1st Edition

    By Robert F. Smallwood

    Like other critical organizational assets, information is a strategic asset that requires high level of oversight in order to be able to effectively use it for organizational decision-making, performance improvement, cost management, and risk mitigation. Adopting an information governance program…

    Hardback – 2018-09-17
    Productivity Press
    HIMSS Book Series

  • Shaping Sustainable Change: The Role of Partnership Brokering in Optimising Collaborative Action book cover

    Shaping Sustainable Change

    The Role of Partnership Brokering in Optimising Collaborative Action, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leda Stott

    Multi-actor partnerships are promoted as central to the achievement of sustainable development. However, these relationships are not always easy, and calls are being made for more guidance on how partners can work together effectively to deliver results and achieve meaningful change. Shaping…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10

  • Shipping Business Unwrapped: Illusion, Bias and Fallacy in the Shipping Business book cover

    Shipping Business Unwrapped

    Illusion, Bias and Fallacy in the Shipping Business, 1st Edition

    By Okan Duru

    The shipping business is a lesser-known industry, but it is an extremely influential element in the global economy. This book provides a snapshot of the shipping business with micro-foundations from the perspectives of institutional and behavioural economics while uncovering hidden facts about the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge Maritime Masters

  • Working with External Quality Standards and Awards: The Strategic Implications for Human Resource and Quality Management book cover

    Working with External Quality Standards and Awards

    The Strategic Implications for Human Resource and Quality Management, 1st Edition

    By Angela Mulvie

    This book looks at how and where human resources (HR) meets quality management, and the implications of this. Most organizations, whatever their size or sector, struggle with demonstrating the value of continuous improvement (CI) and/or HR initiatives at a time when economic conditions are…

    Paperback – 2018-08-30

  • Blockchain: Transforming Your Business and Our World book cover


    Transforming Your Business and Our World, 1st Edition

    By Mark Van Rijmenam, Philippa Ryan

    The internet was envisaged as a decentralised global network, but in the past 25 years it has come to be controlled by a few, very powerful, centralised companies. Blockchain is a technological paradigm shift that allows secure, reliable, and direct information transfer between individuals,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-16

  • Lean Design in Healthcare: A Journey to Improve Quality and Process of Care book cover

    Lean Design in Healthcare

    A Journey to Improve Quality and Process of Care, 1st Edition

    By Adam Ward

    This book gives the reader an inside look at creating a new healthcare service using practical examples and scenarios one would face if doing it themselves. This book chronicles the journey of a fictitious healthcare delivery organization using the Simpler Design System principles based on Lean…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15
    Productivity Press

  • The Sustainable Enterprise Fieldbook: Building New Bridges, Second Edition book cover

    The Sustainable Enterprise Fieldbook

    Building New Bridges, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jeana Wirtenberg, Linda M. Kelley, David Lipsky, William G. Russell

    With deep thought and inspiring examples, this updated book engages readers by increasing their understanding and awareness of what sustainability means conceptually, practically, personally, and professionally. It provides readers with the tools and techniques to improve the social, environmental,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14

  • Communicating Causes: Strategic public relations for the non-profit sector book cover

    Communicating Causes

    Strategic public relations for the non-profit sector, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nicky Garsten, Ian Bruce

    Non-profit organizations (NPOs) across the world are facing criticism alongside approbation. In order for NPOs to effectively support their causes, they require public trust. The editors of this book have persuaded PR experts from the UK and around the world, from a variety of PR specialisms…

    Paperback – 2018-06-11

  • Redefining Innovation: Embracing the 80-80 Rule to Ignite Growth in the Biopharmaceutical Industry book cover

    Redefining Innovation

    Embracing the 80-80 Rule to Ignite Growth in the Biopharmaceutical Industry, 1st Edition

    By Ruchin Kansal, Jeff Huth

    Most people marvel at the level of innovation demonstrated by the biopharmaceutical industry in bringing new products to the market – especially in the past 20 years. However, there is a crisis looming in the industry that should be a concern to all of us who take for granted the constant pace at…

    Hardback – 2018-05-24
    Productivity Press

  • Kick Start Your Career: Successful Strategies and Winning Techniques book cover

    Kick Start Your Career

    Successful Strategies and Winning Techniques, 1st Edition

    By Lee Smith, John van Genderen

    For new graduates, the key challenge remains how to secure that first career-related job. Full of guidance and tips on how to handle the complex field of job hunting, Kick Start Your Career can help navigate an ever-changing job market and secure your chance at your desired career. It is a valuable…

    Paperback – 2018-04-03

  • Ethical Leadership: Progress with a Moral Compass book cover

    Ethical Leadership

    Progress with a Moral Compass, 1st Edition

    By Joan Marques

    This book introduces readers to the moral dilemmas associated with business decisions, helping students to understand the moral and ethical considerations leaders face in the workplace, and providing a framework for balancing business demands with doing the right thing. The author walks readers…

    Paperback – 2017-10-06