The best just got better. Reader's Digest's best-selling gardening book is totally revised and updated with hundreds of new plant varieties and all 4-color photos illustrations, plus ALL-ORGANIC solutions and simple projects for eco- friendly gardening. Written by experts, this full-color edition contains all new illustrations, photos, tips, and tricks for everything from organic fertilizing and composting to rotating a vegetable garden. Diagrams on beneficial bugs, weeds, and plant disorders, sections on
Focusing on transforming organizations, The New Social Learning by Bingham explains why social media is the ideal solution to most of the pressing educational challenges that organizations face today..No. Of Pages: 240 Pages.Write your own prenuptial agreement, cohabitation agreement, or marriage contract..Author Name: Tony Bingham, Marcia Conner.Written by a lawyer, the kit comes with plain-language instructions so it's easy to use.Publisher: ASTD & Berrett -Koehler .This kit includes sample contracts, a
Create an Organization That Runs on More than Intuition and Guesswork Most companies today have access to reams of data: marketing, supply chain, finance, as well as critical data about their workforce. Yet research shows that leaders at these companies lack the confidence to effectively integrate and use this data to compete more effectively in the marketplace. While executives know the results they need to achieve , they often fail to analyze the impact of their decisions on the firm, its processes, and
Web 2.0" is the portion of the Internet that's interactively produced by many people; it includes Wikipedia, Facebook, Twitter, Delicious, and prediction markets. In just a few years, Web 2.0 communities have demonstrated astonishing levels of innovation, knowledge accumulation, collaboration, and collective intelligence.
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Jacob Morgan, Hardcover, Edition: 1, English-language edition, Pub by Wiley
An innovative business guide, Energizing Organizations: A New Method for Measuring Employee Engagement to Boost Profits and Corporate Success draws on reality-based, compelling fiction to show the destructive nature of working environments and discuss breakthroughs in employee involvement and health.Two employees at a company have strokes and another dies of a heart attack within a span of three weeks. The young manager knows he inherited a poorly managed department, but he is not prepared for serious
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There is a widening gap between the current organizational reality and the tools and methods available to managers for addressing its challenges. Game Based Organization Design shows that one of the ways to bridge this gap is to introduce insights and approaches from video game design into the design of organizational systems. This book takes basic ideas such as games, play, and rules as the foundation for a new approach to organizational design and strategy formulation. Based on seven years of research and
Paul D. Moreno offers a bold reinterpretation -truly a "new history"-of the role of race and racial discrimination in the American labor movement. Breaking with historians' deadlocked debate over the importance of race in labor organization, Moreno applies insights of the law-and-economics movement to formulate a powerfully compelling labor-race theorem of elegant simplicity: White unionists found that race was a convenient basis on which to do what unions do-control the labor supply. Not racism pure and
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Te Fu Chen (Editor),Hardcover, English-language edition, Pub by IGI Global
Gardening- Organic Gardening The Winter Harvest Handbook: Year-Round Vegetable Production Using Deep Organic Techniques and Unheated Greenhouses Only 2 left in stock at $21.00! Synopses & Reviews Publisher Comments: Choosing locally grown organic food is a sustainable living trend that's taken hold throughout North America. Celebrated farming expert Eliot Coleman helped start this movement with The New Organic Grower published 20 years ago. He continues to lead the way, pushing the limits of the harvest
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Organized crime is spreading like a global virus as mobs take advantage of open borders to establish local franchises at will. That at least is the fear, inspired by stories of Russian mobsters in New York, Chinese triads in London, and Italian mafias throughout the West. As Federico Varese explains in this compelling and daring book, the truth is more complicated. Varese has spent years researching mafia groups in Italy, Russia, the United States, and China, and argues that mafiosi often find themselves
A new approach to understanding and improving performance and public value This book presents the Public Service Value Model-an innovative, rigorous approach to defining public outcomes and quantifying results-to help readers understand and improve publi.Author: Cole, Martin.HARD COVER BOOKS ( 88 pages).Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, September 2006.BISAC Subject: Business & Economics / Nonprofit Organizations & Charities - General .English .Dimensions : 0.83 x 6.34 x 9. Weight: 0.84.Unlocking Public Value: A
Despite many successes in the field of conservation, species extinction rates continue to climb and wild areas and habitats continue to be lost. Many look to more (or better) biology and ecology to solve the problem but the obstacles are not just scientific but political. To stop the 6th great extinction the conservation movement must become much stronger, more tenacious, and more effective. By learning from its own history and especially from the movements that abolished slavery, brought down apartheid,
In ancient cultures, each village had a shaman or medicine man who would visit the invisible world to obtain vital information, guidance, and healing for members of the tribe. These edgewalkers have contemporary counterparts in today's organizationsthose individuals who don't fit squarely into any one box; in their metaphorical travels they interpret trends from the marketplace, translate messages across departments, and envision the future impact of today's decisions and actions. Edgewalking doesn't come
The Future of Work: How the New Order of Business Will Shape Your Organization, Your Management Style, and Your Life
Visionary in scope, Intellectual Capital is the first book that shows how to turn the untapped knowledge of an organization into its greatest competitive weapon. Thomas A. Stewart demonstrates how knowledge--not natural resources, machinery, or financial capital--has become the most important factor in economic life. Through practical advice, stories, and case histories, Stewart reveals how organizations and individuals can create and use the knowledge assets they need. Dazzling in its ability to make
This book covers the main topics that students need to learn in a course on Industrial Organization. It reviews the classic models and important empirical evidence related to the field. However, it will differ from prior textbooks in two ways. First, this book incorporates contributions from behavioral economics and neuroeconomics, providing the reader with a richer understanding of consumer preferences and the motivation for many of the business practices we see today. The book discusses how firms exploit
In New Directions for Organization Theory , Jeffrey Pfeffer offers a comprehensive analysis and overview of the field of organization theory and its research literature. This work traces the evolution of organization studies, particularly its more recent history, and highlights the principle concepts and controversies characterizing the study of organizations. Pfeffer argues that the world of organizations has changed in several important ways, including the increasing externalization of employment and the
This book represents a milestone in the science of workplace design. Whereas there are countless approaches for improving the comfort factor of work environments through color, lighting, furniture, and spatial flow, Seeing Is Believing links visual eleme.Author: Liff, Stewart.Quality Paper (272 pages).Publisher: AMACOM/American Management Association, February 2007.BISAC Subject: Nature / Animals - Fish .English .Dimensions : 0.55 x 7 x 0 Weight: 0.74.Seeing Is Believing: How the New Art of Visual
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Michael Fredholm (Editor), Birgit N. Schlyter (Introduction ) ,Paperback , English-language edition, Pub by University of Hawaii Press, The