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  • Towards a Better Port Industry

    Port Development, Management and Policy, 1st Edition

    By Peter 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 and…

    Paperback – 2020-05-03 
    Routledge

  • Construction Project Manager’s Pocket Book

    2nd Edition

    By Duncan Cartlidge

    The second edition of the Construction Project Manager’s Pocket Book maintains its coverage of a broad range of project management skills, from technical expertise to leadership, negotiation, team building and communication. However, this new edition has been updated to include: Revisions to the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Pocket Books

  • 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 – 2020-04-24 
    Routledge

  • Diversity Resistance in Organizations

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Kecia M. Thomas

    This new volume revisits diversity resistance ten years later, examining the fluidity of diversity resistance in workplaces. Top-notch contributors provide insight about the motivations to resist diversity and inclusion as well as offer strategies for preventing and derailing diversity resistance…

    Paperback – 2020-04-22 
    Routledge
    Applied Psychology Series

  • Female Entrepreneurs

    The Secrets of Their Success, 1st Edition

    By John Smythe, Ruth Saunders

    The comparative numbers between male- and female-led start-ups is stark. Ninety-one percent of venture capital money continues to fund businesses founded solely by men, with only one percent of venture capital money invested in businesses founded solely by women. Being a woman entrepreneur is not…

    Hardback – 2020-04-16 
    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 – 2020-04-16 
    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 – 2020-04-15 
    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

  • Flexible Work

    Designing our Healthier Future Lives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Norgate, Cary Cooper

    Flexible Work: Designing Our Healthier Future Lives examines flexible working from a psychological perspective and presents research evidence from social science to address what forms of flexible working there are and how they are evolving. Bringing together views from thought-leaders, research…

    Paperback – 2020-04-10 
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

  • 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 of…

    Paperback – 2020-04-09 
    Routledge
    Leadership: Research and Practice

  • 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 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 – 2020-04-07 
    Productivity Press

  • Freedom Within a Framework

    Hearing the Voice of the Customer on the Factory Floor, 1st Edition

    By Paul G. Cafaro

    This book shows you how to harmonize three business functions to address customer needs by using a novel approach that combines Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) and Continuous Improvement tools. The DFSS tool used is the Quality Function Deployment (QFD) process, which is also known as the House of…

    Hardback – 2020-04-06 
    Productivity Press

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