Diversity

Diversity

 
Swim With the Dolphins Glaser, Connie | Steinberg Smalley, Barbara Warner Books , 1995 Diversity, Personal Growth

Corporate America is just now beginning to realize that effective managers must possess the right technical skills to get the job done, as well as the right people skills to ensure a sense of cohesiveness in the...

 
 
He Works She Works Carter, Jaine | Carter, James D. AMACOM , 1995 Diversity, Human Resources, Personal Growth, Productivity

The fact that the dynamics of the workplace ultimately alter the dynamics of personal relationships creates challenges that couples need to meet if both partners hope to enjoy life while pursuing their goals. This book...

 
 
The 8 Practices of Exceptional Companies Fitz-Enz, Jac AMACOM , 1997 Diversity, Human Resources

Business executives have always been on a quest for effective management practices, wanting to know how well the competition is doing, what it is doing, and how it is doing it. Thus, best practice research has also...

 
 
Women Breaking Through Swiss, Deborah J. Peterson's/Pacesetter Books , 1996 Diversity, Human Resources

Deborah J. Swiss began researching Women Breaking Through with the intention of showcasing organizations that are making a real effort to remove the career roadblocks faced by women at work. But only 17 percent of the...

 
 
Why Women Mean Business Wittenberg-Cox, Avivah | Maitland, Alison John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2008 Diversity, Human Resources

According to the authors of Why Women Mean Business, the influence of women in the workplace and the marketplace is changing everything, and the changes are desirable rather than threatening. Utilizing...

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Managing Hispanic and Latino Employees Nevaer, Louis E. V. Berrett-Koehler Publishers , 2010 Diversity, Human Resources, Management

Louis Nevaer’s Managing Hispanic and Latino Employees is a practical guide to navigating cultural issues in the workplace. The book offers advice on managing a diverse workforce at each stage of...

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Leading with Cultural Intelligence Livermore, David AMACOM , 2010 Diversity, Global Business, Leadership, Relationships

Cultural intelligence (CQ) is a set of skills that facilitates effective cross-cultural management. Instead of learning the intricacies of the culture and practices of every nation, CQ provides a broad-based model that...

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Keeping the Millennials Sujansky, Joanne G | Ferri-Reed, Jan John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2009 Diversity, Human Resources, Management

For the first time in history, corporate managers face the challenge of managing four generations at once: the Matures, Baby Boomers, Generation X, and Generation Y (the Millennials). As Boomers get ready to retire en...

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Not Everyone Gets a Trophy Tulgan, Bruce John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2009 Diversity, Human Resources, Management

As members of Generation Y enter the workforce in ever-increasing numbers, they bring with them a new set of attitudes that can present unique challenges to their managers, many of whom come from older generations. It...

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Women Lead the Way Tarr-Whelan, Linda Berrett-Koehler Publishers , 2009 Diversity, Leadership

Linda Tarr-Whelan makes the case in Women Lead the Way that having more women leaders will make a positive difference for everyone. Their management skills and techniques match the 21st century...

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