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  • The Design of Urban Manufacturing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert N. Lane, Nina Rappaport

    American cities are rediscovering the economic and social value of urban manufacturing. However, urban manufacturing is often invisible and poorly understood in terms of urban design, architecture, and policy. The Design of Urban Manufacturing brings a multidisciplinary approach to a new complex…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Flatlined

    Why Lean Transformations Fail and What to Do About It, 1st Edition

    By Mark C. DeLuzio

    With 30 years of driving Lean transformations under his belt—both in-house at Danaher and as the founder of Lean Horizons—Mark C. DeLuzio has a vantage point across a variety of industries. He often hears the challenges Lean leaders face now that they’ve been implementing Lean for a decade or more.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Productivity Press

  • When Leaders Face Personal Crisis

    The Human Side of Leadership, 1st Edition

    By Gill Robinson Hickman, Laura E. Knouse

    This book examines a relatively unexplored area of leadership research – personal aspects of leadership – by considering the impact of leaders navigating their own personal crises on their relationships with teams, peers, and supervisors. Through original research as well as an integrative review…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge
    Leadership: Research and Practice

  • Lean Human Resources

    Redesigning HR Processes for a Culture of Continuous Improvement, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Cheryl M. Jekiel

    Encouraging a long overdue shift in thinking, this second edition of this groundbreaking book provides managers and executives with the means to maximize employee potential by first showing them how to increase the improvement power of their HR departments. Cheryl M. Jekiel, who has been…

    Paperback – 2020-04-06 
    Productivity Press

  • Transforming Airlines

    A Flight Plan for Navigating Structural Changes, 1st Edition

    By Nawal K. Taneja

    This book provides a flight plan for riding the impending connectivity transformation curve. It takes the perspective of actionability, highlighting initiatives that executives in airlines and related businesses can use from the insights of multi-industry executives. The emphasis is on execution,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-09 
    Routledge

  • Psychology and Work Today

    11th Edition

    By Carrie A. Bulger, Duane P. Schultz, Sydney Ellen Schultz

    Psychology and Work Today, 11th Edition is an exciting update of a well-loved textbook that introduces industrial and organizational psychology, explaining how industrial-organizational psychologists make work and working better. This accessible and informative text explains how…

    Hardback – 2020-04-10 
    Routledge

  • Work Matters

    Consulting to leaders and organizations in the Tavistock tradition, 1st Edition

    By Francesca Cardona

    Work is complicated: It can be fulfilling and exciting, or disappointing and disruptive. We spend most of our adult lives at work; it shapes our identities and provides a context for our creativity and talents. It can be the source of great pleasure – and of profound distress. In Work Matters,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-13 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Social Entrepreneurship

    The Relentless Pursuit of Mission in an Ever Changing World, 3rd Edition

    By Jill Kickul, Thomas S. Lyons

    Understanding Social Entrepreneurship is the leading textbook that provides students with a comprehensive overview of the field. It brings the mindset, principles, strategies, tools, and techniques of entrepreneurship into the social sector to present innovative solutions to today’s vexing social…

    Paperback – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Cultural Competency for Emergency and Crisis Management

    Concepts, Theories and Case Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire Connolly Knox, Brittany "Brie" Haupt

    Disasters are complex and dynamic events that test emergency and crisis professionals and leaders – even the most ethical ones. Within all phases of emergency management, disasters highlight social vulnerabilities that require culturally competent practices. The lack of culturally respectable…

    Paperback – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Flexible Work

    Designing our Healthier Future Lives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah H. Norgate, Cary L. Cooper

    Flexible Work: Designing Our Healthier Future Lives examines flexible working through the lens of social science, in particular using psychological perspective to address not only what forms of flexible working there are and how they are evolving but also their prospect in the future of work.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-20 
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

  • Female Entrepreneurs

    The Secrets of Their Success, 1st Edition

    By John Smythe, Ruth Saunders

    The comparative numbers between male- and female-led start-ups are stark. Ninety-one per cent of venture capital money continues to fund businesses founded solely by men, with only one per cent of venture capital money invested in businesses founded solely by women. Yet being a female entrepreneur…

    Hardback – 2020-04-21 
    Routledge

  • Towards a Better Port Industry

    Port Development, Management and Policy, 1st Edition

    By Peter W. de Langen

    Towards a Better Port Industry provides professionals in freight transport and maritime logistics, and specifically the port industry, as well as students in these fields, with a better conceptual understanding of the port industry. It includes key insights and best practices for port management…

    Paperback – 2020-04-22 
    Routledge

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