Business, Management & Accounting: Featured Books for Professionals

13Featured Books for Professionals

  • The Merger Mindset: How to Get It Right in the High-Stakes World of Mergers, Acquisitions, and Divestitures book cover

    The Merger Mindset

    How to Get It Right in the High-Stakes World of Mergers, Acquisitions, and Divestitures

    By Constance Dierickx, Linda Henman

    The Merger Mindset offers a unique perspective for leaders—those executives whose companies, reputations, and futures will thrive or fail because of a deal or a series of deals. This book for leaders helps decision-makers deal with the powerful undercurrents and interpersonal dynamics at play…

    Hardback – 2018-11-14 
    Routledge

  • Mapping Motivation for Engagement book cover

    Mapping Motivation for Engagement

    By James Sale, Steve Jones

    Employee engagement is undeniably a crucial focus point for organisations in the twenty-first century, with motivation comprising the often missing, but vital, component of the developmental mix. Mapping Motivation for Engagement advocates a new paradigm for the twenty-first century: away from…

    Hardback – 2018-10-08 
    Routledge
    The Complete Guide to Mapping Motivation

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

    Information Governance for Healthcare Professionals

    A Practical Approach

    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

  • Project Success and Quality: Balancing the Iron Triangle book cover

    Project Success and Quality

    Balancing the Iron Triangle

    By Andrew Wright, Therese Lawlor-Wright

    Projects are inherently risky, since they involve some level of uncertainty, doing something new in the target environment, but the percentage of projects seen as a success is still disappointingly low, especially for IT projects. The ‘Iron Triangle’ of time/cost/quality suggests that all three…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • 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

    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 Ultimate Route to Market: How Technology Professionals Can Work Successfully with Global Systems Integrators, Outsourcers and Consulting Firms book cover

    The Ultimate Route to Market

    How Technology Professionals Can Work Successfully with Global Systems Integrators, Outsourcers and Consulting Firms

    By Ian Shanahan

    Global systems integrators, outsourcers and consulting firms are responsible for directly leveraging or influencing most IT investment in large corporations. Original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), software companies and other technology providers aspire to create mutually successful partnerships…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Health Care in the Next Curve: Transforming a Dysfunctional Industry book cover

    Health Care in the Next Curve

    Transforming a Dysfunctional Industry

    By John Abendshien

    Healthcare in the U.S. is a critical juncture. We face a sharp upward rise in the number of people with chronic diseases and disabilities. As demands on our current health system grow, so will costs. But as a society we are approaching the upper limit of how much we are willing (or able) to spend…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14
    Productivity Press

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

    The Sustainable Enterprise Fieldbook

    Building New Bridges, Second 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
    Routledge

  • The Rules of Success: How Managers Can Overcome Setbacks and Grow book cover

    The Rules of Success

    How Managers Can Overcome Setbacks and Grow

    By Karsten Drath

    This book is about the rules of long-term professional success. The international study on which this book is based suggests that success is, above all, one thing: the quest for a combination of happiness and satisfaction, coupled with economic independence. However, the data also suggest that the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-06
    Routledge

  • What Anyone Can Do: How Surrounding Yourself with the Right People Will Drive Change, Opportunity, and Personal Growth book cover

    What Anyone Can Do

    How Surrounding Yourself with the Right People Will Drive Change, Opportunity, and Personal Growth

    By Leo Bottary

    Most of us don’t seek advice or reach out to others for help very easily. In part, it’s because we’re conditioned to see life as an individual endeavor rather than a team sport. Or because we believe that asking for help makes us look weak or incapable. We regard self-help as by-yourself-help. News…

    Hardback – 2018-07-15
    Routledge

  • Untangling the USA: The Cost of Complexity and What Can Be Done About It book cover

    Untangling the USA

    The Cost of Complexity and What Can Be Done About It

    By Etienne Deffarges

    Tom Brady and the “tuck rule”; “Nobody knew health care could be so complicated”; “The financial world has become way too complicated and very secretive.” What could Tom Brady, Donald Trump, and Michael Lewis possibly have in common? Complexity. Lewis has analyzed it; Trump has discovered it; Brady…

    Hardback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge

  • All In: The Future of Business Leadership book cover

    All In

    The Future of Business Leadership

    By David Grayson, Chris Coulter, Mark Lee

    Written by three leading thinkers in the field of sustainability, All In defines the essential attributes of high-impact corporate sustainability leadership and describes how companies can combine and apply those characteristics for future success. All In draws on research…

    Paperback – 2018-06-07
    Routledge

  • The Art of Plain Speaking: How to Write and Speak in a Way that Will Impress the People that Matter book cover

    The Art of Plain Speaking

    How to Write and Speak in a Way that Will Impress the People that Matter

    By Charlie Corbett

    After 12 years working as an editor and journalist, Charlie Corbett made his first, tentative steps into the corporate world in 2012. And was appalled by what he found there. A confusing and nonsensical place, where common sense and basic humanity had been replaced by jargon, dehumanising language…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31
    Routledge