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The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace
by Gary Chapman ~ Paperback

Author BiographyGARY CHAPMAN--author, speaker, counselor--has a passion for people and for helping them form lasting relationships. He is the #1 bestselling author of The 5 Love Languages series and director of Marriage and Family Life Consultants, Inc. Gary travels the world presenting seminars, an...

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Value Proposition Design
by Alexander Osterwalder ~ Paperback
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The authors of the international bestseller Business Model Generation explain how to create value propositions customers can t resist Value Proposition Design helps you tackle the core challenge of every business creating compelling products and services customers want to buy. This highly practical ...

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Scrum in Easy Steps
by David Morris ~ Paperback

Author BiographyDavid Morris is an agile practitioner, coach, and instructor of team performance, business analysis and project management. With over 30 years experience, he has worked in and led teams and run his own business, in Europe and Australasia (he is now based in Auckland, NZ), delivering ...

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Intervening in Bullying Behaviour
by Murray Irwin ~ Paperback

Bullying behaviour in the workplace, sports clubs, schools and elsewhere is common and can harm the physical and mental health of those targeted by it. If you are dealing with this type of behaviour, it is a major challenge to find and use successful ways to intervene. Intervening in bullying behav...

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2600 Phrases for Effective Performance Reviews: Ready-to-Use Words...
by Paul Falcone ~ Paperback

'No managerial or administrative task is as universally dreaded as the performance review. Supervisors may know the points they need to get across, but putting them on paper is another matter. This book puts the right words at their fingertips, with ready-to-use phrases and words, action items, and ...

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Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High, Second...
by Kerry Patterson ~ Paperback
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More than 1.5 million copies sold!Crucial Conversations has dominated the New York Times bestseller list for 10 years . . . and counting! The long-awaited second edition of Crucial Conversations is exactly what's needed to help professionals keep up with today's faster-paced, higher-stakes business ...

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Coaching for Performance
by John Whitmore ~ Paperback

Good coaching is a skill that requires a depth of understanding and plenty of practice. This extensively revised and expanded new edition explains the principles of coaching and illustrates them with examples of high performance from business and sport. It continues to follow the GROW sequence (Goal...

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Who Says You Can't? You Do
by Daniel George Chidiac ~ Paperback

Have you ever wondered why there are few people living their dream, yet others seem to be slipping further away from theirs with every day that passes? Daniel Chidiac's writing has touched millions of people worldwide and helps to transform thousands of lives daily. By opening Who Says You Can't? YO...

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Lean Execution
by Clifford Fiore ~ Paperback

Many books explain how to construct a value stream map, but few explain the process conditions and characteristics required to ensure a value stream map can be completed successfully. Lean Execution: The Basic Implementation Guide for Maximizing Process Performance fills this need. Although the boo...

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Practical and Effective Performance Management - How Excellent...
by Steve Walker ~ Paperback

Practical and Effective Performance Management. How excellent leaders manage and improve their staff, employees and teams by evaluation, appraisal and leadership for top performance and career development. For line managers, team leaders and supervisors to enhance their performance management skill...

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Acca - F9 Financial Management (Practice and Revision Kit)
by BPP Learning Media ~ Paperback

acca F9 financial management

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The Tao of Coaching
by Max Landsberg ~ Paperback

The essence and success of The Tao of Coaching has always been its focus on the practical tips and techniques for making work more rewarding through the habit of coaching - and this philosophy continues to underpin this brand new reissue. The book's premise is simple: that to become an effective coa...

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Small Business Financial Management Kit For Dummies
by Tage C Tracy ~ Paperback

If you're a small business owner, managing the financial affairs of your business can seem like a daunting task-and it's one that far too many people muddle through rather than seek help. Now, there's a tool-packed guide designed to help you manage your finances and run your business successfully! S...

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An Everyone Culture
by Robert Kegan ~ Hardback

What if companies viewed becoming world-class less as the product of successful recruitment and retention efforts and more as the outcome of a relentless focus on the growth in capabilities-even personal development-of all the people who make up the company? What if a company did everything within i...

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The Pivot Point
by Victoria M Grady ~ Paperback

The source of the problem is not so much the new, but the threat of the loss of the old. Resistance to change is often grudgingly accepted as an unavoidable challenge for organizations striving to remain competitive in the global marketplace. However, NOT ONE of the existing change methodologies has...

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Gung Ho!
by Kenneth Blanchard ~ Paperback

An invaluable new strategy for creating enthusiastic employees, from the author of the bestselling The One Minute Manager. Every day thousands of uninspired employees trudge to work -- often dooming their companies to failure with their lack of enthusiasm. Drawing on over 20 years' experience of wor...

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Coaching and Mentoring For Dummies
by Marty Brounstein ~ Paperback

If you want to create a lean, mean, working machine in today's environment you need a game plan for building employee morale and commitment. By coaching and mentoring your work force-instead of implementing staid traditional management techniques-you'll start to see tremendous results. Regardless of...

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Lean Enterprise
by Jez Humble ~ Hardback

How well does your organization respond to changing market conditions, customer needs, and emerging technologies when building software-based products? This practical guide presents Lean and Agile principles and patterns to help you move fast at scale - and demonstrates why and how to apply these me...

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Cross-Functional Productivity Improvement
by Ronald Blank ~ Hardback

Using language that is easy to understand, Cross-Functional Productivity Improvement describes how improvement efforts can be undermined by errors and incompleteness. It illustrates the various types of errors that can hurt productivity and outlines proven solutions to prevent or correct them. Expla...

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HR from the Outside In: Six Competencies for the Future of Human...
by David Ulrich ~ Hardback

"This definitive work on HR competencies provides ideas and tools that help HR professionals develop their career and make their organization effective". (Edward E. Lawler III, Professor, University of Southern California). "This book is a crucial blueprint of what it takes to succeed. A must have f...

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Get Your Head Out of the Sand!: Every Kiwi's Guide to Growing Your...
by Lisa Dudson ~ Paperback

We all know we should be more responsible with money and think about our long-term positions, but there is always TOMORROW. Through the media we are constantly bombarded with 'special offers' that we find irresistible, so consumer debt has become the norm. Today, the majority of New Zealanders simpl...

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Dilbert and the Way of the Weazel: A Guide to Outwitting Your Boss,...
by Scott Adams ~ Paperback

In a hilarious new look at the world of American business, the author of "The Dilbert Principle" builds on the popular comic strip to profile the "Weasel Zone," a gray area between moral behavior and unethical - if not felonious - activities.

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The Art of Living
by Bob Proctor ~ Paperback

Author BiographyA speaker, author, consultant, coach, and mentor, Bob Proctor was already a legendary figure in the world of personal development long before his appearance in the hit film The Secret. For more than forty years, Proctor has been one of the biggest names in prosperity and personal dev...

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The $50 Weekly Shop
by Jody Allen ~ Paperback

Feed your family for only $50 a week! Need advice about saving money when it comes to that weekly grocery shop? This book provides you with a step-by-step guide on how to get your family grocery budget down to only $50. Jody Allen, of Stay at Home Mum fame, will help you set up your grocery budget, ...

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Design Thinking
by Thomas Lockwood ~ Paperback

This title is filled with practical and insightful expert advice on how to increase productivity through creativity and innovation. Packed with intriguing and insightful case studies and practical advice, "Design Thinking" is a comprehensive guide to increasing productivity through cultivating creat...

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How to Motivate Every Employee
by Anne Bruce ~ Paperback

This title provides 24 ways to motivate every employee. Think about the managers who most influenced your career. They were successful because they infused employees - and organizations - with passion for work and motivation to achieve. "24 Ways to Motivate Every Employee" provides two dozen creativ...

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by Nir Eyal ~ Hardback
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In Hooked, Nir Eyal reveals how successful companies create products people can't put down - and how you can too'A must-read for everyone who cares about driving customer engagement' Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup'The most high bandwidth, high octane, and valuable presentation I have ever see...

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The Talent Delusion
by Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic ~ Paperback

'This book shows how to find, attract, develop, motivate, and retain stars. It's full of evidence and provocative ideas to help every talent leader' Dr Adam Grant, Wharton Professor, New York Times bestselling author, Originals and Give and Take'This is the book I want to hand every manager I've eve...

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Team of Teams
by Stanley A. McChrystal ~ Paperback

As commander of Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC), General Stanley McChrystal discarded a century of management wisdom and pivoted from a pursuit of mechanical efficiency to organic adaptability. In this book, he shows how any organization can make the same transition to act like a team of tea...

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Technology Made Simple for the Technical Recruiter
by Obi Ogbanufe ~ Paperback

This guidebook for technical recruiters is an essential resource for those who are serious about keeping their skills up-to-date in the competitive field of technical resource placement. Recruiting can be challenging with little background in technology, technology roles, or an understanding of how ...

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Co-Active Coaching
by Henry Kimsey-House ~ Paperback

When Co-Active Coaching was first released, this pioneering work set the stage for what has become a cultural and business phenomenon, and helped launch the professional practice of coaching.Already used as the definitive resource in dozens of corporate and professional development programs, the ful...

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Creating Shareholder Value: The New Standard for Business Performance
by Alfred Rappaport ~ Hardback

The ultimate test of corporate strategy, the only reliable measure, is whether it creates economic value for shareholders. Now, in this substantially revised and updated edition of his 1986 business classic, "Creating Shareholder Value," Alfred Rappaport provides managers and investors wit...

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Procurement Mojo
by Sigi Osagie ~ Paperback

Procurement capability in most organisations is hampered because purchasing people are beset by organisational challenges - 'soft' issues like territorial stakeholders; organisational cultures that hold Procurement in poor esteem; and the lack of a great 'Procurement brand'. Procurement Mojo is T...

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The Sponsorship Seeker's Toolkit, Fourth Edition
by Kim Skildum-Reid ~ Paperback

This is the "Bible of sponsorship" - updated with new social media and other digital strategies. The Sponsorship Seeker's Toolkit, fourth edition, makes cutting-edge, best-practice sponsorship not only achievable, but sensible and straightforward. Corporate sponsorship experts Kim Skildum-Reid and A...

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Fundraising for Dummies
by John Mutz ~ Paperback

This is the fun and easy way[registered] to raise money for your cause. "Fundraising For Dummies, 3rd Edition" shows you how to take advantage of the latest strategies and resources available for raising money through everything from special events to online donations, in both good and bad...

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HR Transformation: Building Human Resources From the Outside In
by Dave Ulrich ~ Hardback
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Transforming HR into a business-driving powerhouse Named as BusinessWeek's #1 Management Educator, expert Dave Ulrich and his team of authors bring human resources a whole new way of thinking and practicing--moving the focus from internal issues to actively helping to set business strategies. Busine...

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The Neuroscience of Leadership Coaching
by Patricia Bossons ~ Hardback
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Gender diversity and cross-cultural, cross-generational working in organisations has led to new challenges for leadership, which many companies are solving through executive coaching. This unique leadership coaching book is written by practitioners for practitioners and managers wanting to get the ...

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by McKinsey & Company Inc ~ Hardback

McKinsey & Company's #1 best-selling guide to corporate valuation, now in its sixth edition Valuation is the single best guide of its kind, helping financial professionals worldwide excel at measuring, managing, and maximizing shareholder and company value. This new sixth edition provides insights o...

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The Chaos Theory of Careers
by Robert Pryor ~ Paperback

The Chaos Theory of Careers outlines the application of chaos theory to the field of career development. It draws together and extends the work that the authors have been doing over the last 8 to 10 years. This text represents a new perspective on the nature of career development. It emphasizes the ...

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The Basics of Process Improvement
by Tristan Boutros ~ Paperback

Unlike other books that promote a specific process and performance improvement discipline, this book shows organizations how to achieve success by fixing basic operational issues and problems using a broad and wide-sweeping process-based toolkit. In addition, it helps individuals who have worked in ...

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