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Don’t let your creative ideas get picked apart and put down!If you’re like most creative people, chances are high that you’ve had your share of ideas rejected by clients or decision makers. While we sometimes make the mistake of believing ideas should sell themselves, the fact is that the better and bolder the idea, the more it needs selling. This book contains powerful techniques to help you sell your ideas to those with approval power. You’ll find tips from designers, writers, marketers and other creative professionals, along with meaty advice from selling and branding gurus.
The Complete OneNote User Guide – How To Easily Become More Organized And Productive With Microsoft OneNote!If you need just a little help organizing your projects and keeping track of notes for school, your home, or work, OneNote is the program for you. You will be able to keep all of those notes in one easy place for easy access. Microsoft OneNote may be a little intimidating if you’ve never tried it but it is a wonderful program that can help you stay organized in both your work and home life.
Innovation Step-By-Step presents a simple system with big results. Through seven easy steps (and accompanying activities), you will learn how to pick the most effective course of action, communicate your ideas, and tackle even the biggest challenges that face you. Innovation Step-By-Step is based on proven research and practical experience, guided by Darin J. Eich, Ph.D. This book was built after designing, launching, and facilitating hundreds of innovation programs, projects, and workshops. Darin has dedicated over a decade to help individuals, groups, and organizations with a variety of challenges.
UNLOCK YOUR INNER CHARISMAHave you ever met someone who had a magnetic personality? The kind of person other people seemed to want to be around? The kind of person who seemed to have people hanging onto their every word? YOUR GUIDE TO BUILDING A MAGNETIC PERSONALITYNow, what if I told you that you can learn to become charismatic? That you could unlock your inner charisma, master the art of small talk and develop personal magnetism? That you can learn to become likable? That you can learn to become the kind of conversationalist that keeps people engaged and entertained? YOUR TOOLKIT ON HOW TO DEVELOP PERSONAL MAGNETISM- TODAY!Inside this book, you will learn the mindset, body language, rapport building and storytelling techniques used by some of the most charismatic individuals on the planet.
The book consists of contributions related mostly to public-key cryptography, including the design of new cryptographic primitives as well as cryptanalysis of previously suggested schemes. Most papers are original research papers in the area that can be loosely defined as "non-commutative cryptography"; this means that groups (or other algebraic structures) which are used as platforms are non-commutative.
Want to gain a trading edge with candlestick charts? Find them a little confusing? No worries! Candlestick Charting For Dummies sheds light on this time-tested method for finding the perfect moment to buy or sell. It demystifies technical and chart analysis and gives you the tools you need to identify trading patterns — and pounce!This friendly, practical, guide explains candlestick charting and technical analysis in plain English. In no time, you’ll be working with common candlestick patterns, analyzing trading patterns, predicting market behavior, and making your smartest trades ever.
You’re constantly challenged to grow your business, increase productivity, and improve quality–all while reducing or keeping budgets flat. So what’s a managerto do.
You’ve streamlined processes. You’ve restructured. You’ve sought customer and employee feedback. You’ve tried everything. Now, try something that works. Profit from the Positive is a practical, groundbreaking guide for business leaders, managers, executive coaches, and human resource professionals. Whether you lead three employees or 3,000, this book shows you how to increase productivity, collaboration, and profitability using the simple yet powerful tools from the new field of Positive Psychology.
Featuring case studies of some of the most forward-thinking and successful companies today–Google, Zappos, and Amazon, to name a few–Profit from the Positive provides over two dozen evidence-based tools you can apply immediately.
The best part–These strategies don’t cost a dime to implement! Trained by Dr. Martin Seligman, known as the father of Positive Psychology, Margaret Greenberg and Senia Maymin translate the scientific research and make it accessible to the business world.
This is a book for everyone who wants to conquer the fear holding them back from the life they’ve only dared to imagine. This is NOT a book for people who just want another feel good set of catch phrases or trite slogans. Because, inside this book you’ll discover key insights and actionable strategies for creating a Fearless Mindset. Strategies and insights revealed include: • Understanding and Harnessing the "2/4 Fear Factor" • 4 Steps for smashing through goals in any area of life • The little-known "Code" that scientifically alters your DNA to overcome fear • What a Super Bowl Champion taught me about failure after success • 5 action steps for taking back control of your day • And much, much more
Bookkeeping For Canadians For Dummies includes information on keeping track of transactions, figuring out balance sheets, and keeping ledgers or journals. It covers how to create financial statements and also shows how to operate accounts for businesses. Small business owners and employees will find that Bookkeeping For Canadians For Dummies also includes relevant, up-to-date tax information. In addition, the book teaches how to recognize the assets and liabilities to the business.
Multi-objective programming (MOP) can simultaneously optimize multi-objectives in mathematical programming models, but the optimization of multi-objectives triggers the issue of Pareto solutions and complicates the derived answers. To address these problems, researchers often incorporate the concepts of fuzzy sets and evolutionary algorithms into MOP models.Focusing on the methodologies and applications of this field, Fuzzy Multiple Objective Decision Making presents mathematical tools for complex decision making.
This book provides an introduction to elementary probability and to Bayesian statistics using de Finetti’s subjectivist approach. One of the features of this approach is that it does not require the introduction of sample space – a non-intrinsic concept that makes the treatment of elementary probability unnecessarily complicate – but introduces as fundamental the concept of random numbers directly related to their interpretation in applications. Events become a particular case of random numbers and probability a particular case of expectation when it is applied to events.
UK bookkeeping and accounting basics for the rest of usUnless you’re one of those rare "numbers people," the thought of accounting and bookkeeping probably make your head spin. While these pragmatic and confusing practices may not be fun for the rest of us, mastering them is absolutely essential in order to run and maintain a successful business. Thankfully, Bookkeeping & Accounting All-in-One For Dummies, UK Edition, is here to take the intimidation out of crunching numbers and offers easy-to-follow, step-by-step instruction on keeping your business’ finances in order with information specific to a business in the United Kingdom.W
Create compelling whiteboard presentations to engage your customers and win their business Whiteboard Selling offers a step–by–step approach to transforming your message and selling style by using powerful visual stories that inspire and engage customers and prospects. Free your sales force from relying on slides and other static sales tools during the sales process. Whiteboard Selling offers practical guidance and skills to enable marketing and sales teams to quickly adopt visual story telling practices that apply to today′s fast–moving, competitive selling environment.
This respected, market-leading text offers students a comprehensive, practical introduction to workplace writing to prepare them for a range of communication tasks. SUCCESSFUL WRITING AT WORK features an abundance of real-world examples and problems, as well as an accessible writing style and detailed guidelines for planning, drafting, revising, editing, and producing professional documents and graphics.Students are presented with topics in four logically sequenced sections, beginning with basic business communications, and proceeding to conducting research, documenting sources, and handling more advanced tasks such as reports, proposals, and oral presentations.
A practitioner-focused approach to strategy and real-world strategic thinking. This 3rd edition has been revised and updated throughout to reflect the current thinking in strategy in view of the current economic and business climate. It questions how we are thinking differently about strategy now, in light of emerging from the global economic crisis. It includes new and updated case illustrations throughout, plus a new chapter on Strategy Execution and Performance Appraisal. Rigorously founded on current thinking and theoretical concepts in the field of strategic management, Strategy in Practice:Provides the strategy practitioner with a systematic and insight-driven approach to strategic thinkingEstablishes and translates the relevance of strategy theory to its application in the practice fieldLeads you through the strategic thinking process, beginning with the formulation of compelling and clearly articulated strategic questions that set the scene for practical issuesProvides tools of strategic analysis in combination with informed intuition to understand the strategic landscapeHas additional online resources available for instructors
When organizations apply old methods of problem-solving to new kinds of problems, they may accomplish only temporary fixes or some ineffectual tinkering around the edges. Today’s problems are a new breed – open, complex, dynamic, and networked – and require a radically different response. In this book, Kees Dorst describes a new, innovation-centered approach to problem-solving in organizations: frame creation. It applies "design thinking," but it goes beyond the borrowed tricks and techniques that usually characterize that term.
Great Relationships Are Your Key To Business Success. Whether you’re just starting your career or have been in the business world for years, this book provides all the tools you’ll need to create long lasting success in your life. Why wait to build the life you’ve always dreamed of? Running your life is very much like running a business, and People Tools for Business is filled with practical ideas to help you run your life more effectively and efficiently.YOU CAN MAKE A CAREER OUT OF BEING HAPPY In this sequel to his New York Times Bestseller People Tools (January 2014), Alan C.
How do both elite athletes and business leaders climb to the top? Contrary to what you might think, it’s effective habits rather than innate talent that are their keys to success. Dr. Jason Selk—director of mental training for the 2011 World Series Champions, the St. Louis Cardinals—and star business coach Tom Bartow combine the most effective elements of both their disciplines to offer an organizational improvement plan that anyone can learn and apply immediately.They outline eight fundamental ways to get organized, including the "time paradox," which allows precision to set your schedule free, and a two-minute mental training drill that will start your day with focus, confidence, and energy.
Find out how the Swedish police combined XP, Scrum, and Kanban in a 60-person project. From start to finish, you’ll see how to deliver a successful product using Lean principles. We start with an organization in desperate need of a new way of doing things and finish with a group of sixty, all working in sync to develop a scalable, complex system. You’ll walk through the project step by step, from customer engagement, to the daily "cocktail party," version control, bug tracking, and release.
Howard Marks’s The Most Important Thing distilled the investing insight of his celebrated client memos into a single volume and, for the first time, made his time-tested philosophy available to general readers. In this edition, Marks’s wisdom is joined by the comments, insights, and counterpoints of four renowned investors and investment educators: Christopher C. Davis (Davis Funds), Joel Greenblatt (Gotham Capital), Paul Johnson (Nicusa Capital), and Seth A. Klarman (Baupost Group). These experts lend insight into such concepts as "second-level thinking," the price/value relationship, patient opportunism, and defensive investing.
Today when the competition, technology, and the economy are evolving faster than ever before, organizations and the people like us who work in them need a proven approach to help us adapt–and succeed. The key, according to Paul B. Brown, is to think like an entrepreneur, no matter what your position or industry. What works for the most successful entrepreneurs will work for us, Brown argues, whether we want to stay employed working for someone else or are thinking of going off on our own. Based on extensive research, Entrepreneurship for the Rest of Us reveals the best practices of the most successful entrepreneurs, those who are adept at continually innovating and seeing opportunity where others do not.
Leading with Strategic Thinking reveals what effective leaders do differently.Eschewing the one–size–fits–all leadership model, this helpful guide outlines four general leadership types and demonstrates how each type achieves success whether through personal vision, structured process, collaboration, or by empowering others.The authors identify the actions and skills that distinguish strategic leadership, drawn from interviews and focus groups with over three hundred leaders from around the world.E
Have you ever wondered why some people earn attention and respect when they speak and others don’t? The secret to their success can be summed up in one word: gravitas.In this revolutionary new book, leading voice coach and speaker Caroline Goyder reveals how to speak so others will listen.Through simple techniques to build your natural gravitas, you will learn how to express yourself clearly with passion and confidence to persuade, influence and engage listeners.By being grounded in your values and capabilities, you will gain the authority needed to make people sit up and pay attention.E
Get your message across the right way with clear communicationMessage Not Received provides the tools and techniques that make an effective writer and public speaker. Particularly on topics related to data and technology, effective communication can present a challenge in business settings.This book shows readers how those challenges can be overcome, and how to keep the message from getting lost in the face of mismatched levels of knowledge, various delivery media, and the library of jargon that too often serves as a substitute for real, meaningful language.C
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