An Introductory Guide to Business

An Introductory Guide to Business

A Step-by-step business plan, essential for anybody looking to set up a sucessful business.

East-West Countertrade Practices

An Introductory Guide for Business

East-West Countertrade Practices


An Introductory Guide to Systems Thinking

An Introductory Guide to Systems Thinking

The world around us is comprised of systems - organisational systems, business systems, political systems, family systems, inter-personal systems, biological systems, economic systems - the list goes on. This eBook, written by an experienced systems thinker and consultant, helps the reader develop an appreciation of the nature of systems - what they comprise of, how they function, how they sustain and organize themselves and what they influence and are influenced by. With this knowledge people and organisations can obtain a greater understanding of themselves and can develop the ability to identify the structure of problems and make interventions with far greater skill and precision.

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Let's Get Their Party Started

An Introductory Guide to Leadership in Your Home Selling Business

Let's Get Their Party Started

Do you want to lead your team to outrageous success - and still have a life? As a new leader in party plan, you are an expert in booking, selling and recruiting. You now need to learn how to help, support and get the best from your team. Your success depends on your consultants success. It can be difficult to know where to start, as there is so much to do and learn. This book makes your leadership journey easier. In it you will discover how to: Develop crucial leadership skills that will give you a strong foundation for building your business. Recruit new members onto your team-easily and continually. Create and encourage strong team spirit. Help your consultants with their challenges, positively and proactively. Monitor your business so you reach every team target, every time. Plan incentives and give recognition that makes people feel appreciated and important. And most of all, you will learn how to run a successful business, have fun - and still have a life! The experience, tools and advice shared by Anne will help you turn your dreams into reality.

Sustainable Development

An Introductory Guide

Sustainable Development

'Sustainable development' is the catchphrase of the 1990s. Governments around the world, international institutions, local organizations and NGOs have committed themselves to its principles and have adopted policies to promote it. But 'sustainable development' is difficult to define - let alone implement - and its proponents and advocates may all interpret it in very different ways. This introductory guide provides a clear and accurate account of what sustainable development actually is. David Reid gives an overview of the history of the concept and how it has evolved in recent years, describes the obstacles to achieving sustainable development, and looks at recent progress towards implementing it - and at how much we have still to do.

An Introductory Guide to Scientific Visualization

An Introductory Guide to Scientific Visualization

Scientific visualization is concerned with exploring data and information insuch a way as to gain understanding and insight into the data. This is a fundamental objective of much scientific investigation. To achieve this goal, scientific visualization utilises aspects in the areas of computergraphics, user-interface methodology, image processing, system design, and signal processing. This volume is intended for readers new to the field and who require a quick and easy-to-read summary of what scientific visualization is and what it can do. Written in a popular andjournalistic style with many illustrations it will enable readers to appreciate the benefits of scientific visualization and how current tools can be exploited in many application areas. This volume is indispensible for scientists and research workers who have never used computer graphics or other visual tools before, and who wish to find out the benefitsand advantages of the new approaches.

An Introductory Guide to EC Competition Law and Practice

An Introductory Guide to EC Competition Law and Practice

This highly successful standard text is a critical analysis of EC competition law, offering a coherent account of the scope and practice of EC competition rules. It incorporates all recent major developments in the area. Professor Korah's detailed knowledge and clear analysis, combined with her often trenchant views make her the ideal guide through this subject.