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  • The Leadership Roadmap: People, Lean, and Innovation, Second Edition book cover

    The Leadership Roadmap

    People, Lean, and Innovation, Second Edition, 1st Edition

    By Dwane Baumgardner, Russell Scaffede

    For more than 60 years, a few organizations have followed what is known as the "Scanlon Plan" for employee engagement. Some early benefits were achieved and employee satisfaction was high in these companies, such as Donnelly Corporation and Herman Miller Office Furniture. Likewise, for more than 30…

    eBook – 2019-06-21
    Productivity Press

  • Social Protection in East Asian Chinese Societies: Challenges, Responses and Impacts book cover

    Social Protection in East Asian Chinese Societies

    Challenges, Responses and Impacts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Saunders, Alex Jingwei He

    Despite its impressive economic growth, East Asia is facing daunting challenges in mitigating its social problems, including chronic poverty and worsening social inequality. The past decade has seen growing scholarly interest in the development of East Asian social policies not only because of the…

    eBook – 2019-06-20
    Routledge

  • The Future of Auditing book cover

    The Future of Auditing

    1st Edition

    By David Hay

    The Future of Auditing provides a concise overview of the function of auditing and the future challenges it faces, underpinned with suggestions for future research. It evaluates the key challenges facing the profession, such as quality, competition, and governance, as well as highlighting the…

    eBook – 2019-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Accounting and Auditing

  • Offsite Production and Manufacturing for Innovative Construction: People, Process and Technology book cover

    Offsite Production and Manufacturing for Innovative Construction

    People, Process and Technology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jack S. Goulding, Farzad Pour Rahimian

    The offsite and modular market is continuing to grow. This book builds on the success of a number of initiatives, including formative findings from literature, research and development and practice-based evidence (success stories). It presents new thinking and direction from leading experts in the…

    eBook – 2019-06-19
    Routledge

  • Guanxi and Local Green Development in China: The Role of Entrepreneurs and Local Leaders book cover

    Guanxi and Local Green Development in China

    The Role of Entrepreneurs and Local Leaders, 1st Edition

    By Chunhong Sheng

    This book examines the factors which contribute to local green development in China and employs political ecology to analyze the relationship between power and the environment. Specifically, it looks at which actors control access to resources and are therefore able to promote environmental…

    eBook – 2019-06-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Policy

  • Letters to a Young Leader: A New Leadership for a New Generation book cover

    Letters to a Young Leader

    A New Leadership for a New Generation, 1st Edition

    By Robert B. Denhardt

    If you are interested in becoming a better leader, this book is a great place to start. Rather than using the familiar textbook approach, leadership expert Robert Denhardt offers practical lessons drawn from a lively year-long correspondence with two (fictional) former students about their…

    eBook – 2019-06-19
    Routledge

  • Gendered Electoral Financing: Money, Power and Representation in Comparative Perspective book cover

    Gendered Electoral Financing

    Money, Power and Representation in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ragnhild L. Muriaas, Vibeke Wang, Rainbow Murray

    Illustrated by in-depth empirical research from six country studies, Gendered Electoral Financing: Money, Power and Representation in Comparative Perspective is the first cross-regional examination of the nexus between money, gender and political recruitment across the world. Money is assumingly…

    eBook – 2019-06-19
    Routledge
    Gender and Comparative Politics

  • Global Software Engineering: Virtualization and Coordination book cover

    Global Software Engineering

    Virtualization and Coordination, 1st Edition

    By Gamel O. Wiredu

    Technology and organizations co-evolve, as is illustrated by the growth of information and communication technology (ICT) and global software engineering (GSE). Technology has enabled the development of innovations in GSE. The literature on GSE has emphasized the role of the organization at the…

    eBook – 2019-06-18
    Auerbach Publications
    Applied Software Engineering Series

  • Socio-Economic Change and the Broad-Basing Process in India book cover

    Socio-Economic Change and the Broad-Basing Process in India

    1st Edition

    Edited by M. V. Nadkarni

    This book offers a new concept of inclusion of the marginalised in India — the Broad-basing Process. The author examines how through this process increasing numbers of marginalised social groups can enter into the social, political and economic mainstream and progressively derive the same…

    eBook – 2019-06-18
    Routledge India

  • Hard Questions for Democracy book cover

    Hard Questions for Democracy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Raj Chari

    The recent financial and economic crisis has forced governments and people from around the globe to ask some hard questions about how democracy has evolved. Some of these are old questions; others are new. Is democracy really the most desirable form of government? How democratic is policy-making…

    eBook – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • Emerging Practices in Science and Technology Librarianship book cover

    Emerging Practices in Science and Technology Librarianship

    1st Edition

    Edited by Amy Besnoy

    This book investigates the emerging practices of science and technology librarians specific to maintaining collections, providing access to resources, and ensuring that informed decisions are made regarding limited financial resources. Issues discussed include librarians becoming embedded in…

    eBook – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

  • The Innovator’s Discussion: The Conversational Skills of Entrepreneurial Teams book cover

    The Innovator’s Discussion

    The Conversational Skills of Entrepreneurial Teams, 1st Edition

    By Betsy Campbell

    This book describes the conversational competencies that enable innovative entrepreneurial teams to create new products and ventures, and it presents several exercises and games to help readers master these conversational moves. Based on 6 years of detailed empirical analysis of teams at the…

    eBook – 2019-06-17
    Routledge

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