Productivity

Productivity

 
The New Law of Demand and Supply Kash, Rick Doubleday/Currency , 2002 Economics & Finance, Management, Productivity

In his seminal treatise, The Wealth of Nations, Adam Smith set down the law of supply and demand, and while he did not emphasize supply over demand, during the ensuing 19th and 20th centuries, economists and...

 
 
Order from Chaos Davenport, Liz Three Rivers Press , 2001 Productivity

Liz Davenport offers an easy system to help you clean up your act. If you find yourself missing important deadlines, forgetting to return calls, and misplacing papers, then follow these six simple steps to...

 
 
Managing Interactively Boone, Mary E. McGraw-Hill , 2001 Communication, Human Resources, Management, Productivity

Conventional wisdom understands fully that technology can help CEOs, executives, and managers communicate and lead; that it can transform corporate cultures; and that it can turn hierarchies upside down. But, what is...

 
 
Love the Work You're With Whiteley, Richard C. Henry Holt and Company, Inc. , 2001 Human Resources, Innovation, Personal Growth, Productivity

Everyone is inspired by highly successful people who enjoy their work and do their jobs with verve and enthusiasm. However, the fear and uncertainty that can be created by ever-changing circumstances in the business...

 
 
FISH! Lundin, Stephen C. | Paul, Harry | Christensen, John Hyperion Books , 2000 Personal Growth, Productivity

In a reality where you may be working at a job that is not exactly ideal, here are ways to learn to love what you do, and make your workplace an energetic, enthusiastic and wonderful place to be. Through the delightful...

 
 
A Future Perfect Micklethwait, John Times Books , 2000 Economics & Finance, Global Business, Management, Productivity

Without a doubt, globalization-the integration of the world economy-has become the most important economic, political, and cultural phenomenon of the times, reshaping business, transforming the lives of individuals,...

 
 
The ROI of Human Capital Fitz-enz, Jac Amacom , 2000 Human Resources, Leadership, Productivity

Although current conventional wisdom says that people (human capital), rather than money, facilities, or equipment, are the lifeblood assets of any business, still there is no reliable means of quantifying the...

 
 
Trusted Partners Lewis, Jordan D. The Free Press , 2000 Management, Productivity

In today’s business climate, alliances hold sway as an effective competitive strategy for businesses of all sizes, whether the alliance is between rivals, customers and suppliers, any combination of firms, mergers and...

 
 
e-Profit Cohan, Peter S. AMACOM , 2000 Management, Productivity, Technology

In 1998, $74 billion worth of electronic commerce was conducted, and by the year 2002, that figure is expected to grow to $1.2 trillion. Obviously, e-commerce cannot be considered a short-lived management fad, but a...

 
 
Profit Building Ludy, Perry J. Berrett-Koehler Publications , 2000 Productivity, Teams

Ludy's five-step process shows how to organize teams with the specific purpose of improving profit. When employees are involved in the cost reduction strategy and are actively seeking creative ways to cut costs and...

 
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