Human Resources

Human Resources

 
Critical Condition Barlett, Donald L. | Steele, James B. Broadway Books , 2006 Human Resources

In Critical Condition, Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalists Donald Barlett and James B. Steele go behind the scenes of the health care system, citing evidence that American spends more on...

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Teaching the Elephant to Dance Belasco, James A. Crown Publishing , 1990 Human Resources, Management

The active leader identifies the need to change and quickly develops a new strategic approach that contains three elements: (1) the repositioning of products/services to build competitive advantage, (2) talented people...

 
 
Managers as Mentors Bell, Chip R. Berrett-Koehler Publishers , 2002 Human Resources, Leadership, Leadership Development, Management, Personal Growth

In the contemporary workplace, where the requirement for learning is constant, the traditional boss-subordinate relationship is rapidly becoming obsolete. The old authoritarian, patriarchal leader/manager model is...

 
 
Mass Career Customization Benko, Cathleen | Weisberg, Anne Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2007 Human Resources, Leadership Development

The path to success in the corporate world looks very different than in the past. Organizational structures have changed; they have become flatter, resulting in fewer management positions. Employees’ views about work-...

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Who Says It’s a Man’s World Bennington, Emily AMACOM , 2013 Human Resources, Leadership Development, Personal Growth

There are more women than ever entering the top echelons of management, but that does not mean it has become easier to advance. In fact, career-transition consultant Emily Bennington has found that ambitious women...

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Reimagining Work Biederman, Rob | Petitti, Pat | Maglathlin, Peter John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2018 Human Resources

Catalant Technologies is redefining the way global organizations attract, retain, and empower talent. In Reimagining Work, Catalant cofounders Rob Biederman, Pat Petitti, and Peter Maglathlin lay out a...

 
 
Presenting Learning Bingham, Tony | Jeary, Tony ASTD Press , 2007 Communication, Human Resources

Workplace learning can help businesses achieve greater success. Unfortunately, its value is often underrated and easily underestimated. It is up to the professional spearheading workplace learning initiatives within...

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The 40+ Job Hunting Guide Birsner, E. Patricia Prentice Hall Press , 1989 Human Resources, Personal Growth

Satisfied employees generally begin a description of their workplace by mentioning its unique or attractive benefits. Quickly, however, their comments turn to descriptions of the atmosphere, or feel, of the work...

 
 
The Target Blakesley, Stephen J. Tate Publishing & Enterprises LLC , 2010 Human Resources, Management

Most business managers will attest that good people are a company’s most valuable resource, and of course motivated managers want to maximize the performance of their teams. They want a process of selection and...

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Strategic Hiring Blakesley, Stephen J. Stephen J. Blakesley , 2006 Human Resources, Management

For many managers, hiring the right person is more art than science, and they either follow their instincts or stick stubbornly to a tried and true process. In today’s business climate, instincts and tried and true may...

 
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