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  • Mapping Motivation for Leadership

    1st Edition

    By James Sale, Jane Thomas

    Mapping Motivation for Leadership, co-written with Jane Thomas, is the fourth of a series of seven books that are all linked to the author’s Motivational Map toolkit. Each book builds on a different aspect of personal, team and organisational development. This is a practical guide to leadership in…

    Hardback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    The Complete Guide to Mapping Motivation

  • Creative Working in the Knowledge Economy

    1st Edition

    By Sai Loo

    There is a growing interest in the knowledge economy, and the new types of job and ways of working associated with it. This book analyses how a particular group – creative knowledge workers – carry out their jobs and learn within it. Using empirical research from advertising and software…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • International Public Relations

    Perspectives from deeply divided societies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Somerville, Owen Hargie, Maureen Taylor, Margalit Toledano

    International Public Relations: Perspectives from deeply divided societies is positioned at the intersection of public relations (PR) practice with socio-political environments in divided, conflict and post-conflict societies. While most studies of PR focus on the activity as it is practiced within…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • Responsible Leadership

    Realism and Romanticism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steve Kempster, Brigid Carroll

    It is time for the development of a new kind of business leadership. Global needs call for a revision of market capitalism and a move towards moral capitalism; a move "from value to values, from shareholders to stakeholders, and from balance sheets to balanced development" (Kofi Annan). With the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • Addiction as Consumer Choice

    Exploring the Cognitive Dimension, 1st Edition

    By Gordon Foxall

    A striking characteristic of addictive behavior is the pursuit of immediate reward at the risk of longer-term detrimental outcomes. It is typically accompanied by the expression of a strong desire to cease from or at least control consumption that has such consequences, followed by lapse, further…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • Consumer Culture, Branding and Identity in the New Russia

    From Five-year Plan to 4x4, 1st Edition

    By Graham H.J. Roberts

    As shopping has been transformed from a chore into a major source of hedonistic pleasure, a specifically Russian consumer culture has begun to emerge that is unlike any other. This book examines the many different facets of consumption in today’s Russia, including retailing, advertising and social…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • Trust, Power and Public Relations in Financial Markets

    1st Edition

    By Clea Bourne

    The public relations profession positions itself as expert in building trust throughout global markets, particularly after crisis strikes. Successive crises have tainted financial markets in recent years. Calls to restore trust in finance have been particularly pressing, given trust’s crucial role…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • Metamodeling for Variable Annuities

    1st Edition

    By Guojun Gan, Emiliano A. Valdez

    This book is devoted to the mathematical methods of metamodeling that can be used to speed up the valuation of large portfolios of variable annuities. It is suitable for advanced undergraduate students, graduate students, and practitioners. It is the goal of this book to describe the computational…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman and Hall/CRC Financial Mathematics Series

  • Tourism Innovation

    Technology, Sustainability and Creativity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vanessa Ratten, Vitor Braga, Jose Álvarez-García, Maria de la Cruz del Rio-Rama

    Tourism can take many different forms and types but increasingly it is viewed as one of the most innovative industries. This book showcases the innovations in tourism through a creativity, sustainability and technology perspective. Tourism Innovation: Technology, Sustainability and Creativity…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge
    Innovation and Technology Horizons

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15
    Productivity Press

  • Global Lean for Higher Education

    A Themed Anthology of Case Studies, Approaches, and Tools, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Yorkstone

    Higher education (HE) is amongst the hardest sectors in which to apply lean. Universities resist change, their organizational cultures being far from the manufacturing environment where lean was born. The way HE organizations are structured, funded, and function globally is idiosyncratic; one size…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15
    Productivity Press

  • Optimizing Your Supply-Chain Performance

    How to Assess and Improve Your Company's Strategy and Execution Capabilities, 1st Edition

    By Raymond Kelly

    Most companies are continuously trying to reduce their supply-chain costs, time to market, and inventory. Optimizing Your Supply-Chain Performance: How to Assess and Improve Your Company’s Strategy and Execution Capabilities presents the "how-to's" (and a few "how-NOT-to’s"!) for conducting…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15
    Productivity Press

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