eBooks-share General Latest eBooks https://www.books-share.com/rss/business-and-economics/general Latest General eBooks from Books-share.com en-us admin@ebooks-share.net admin@ebooks-share.net Mon, 21 Jan 2019 12:02:12 GMT Books-share.com https://www.books-share.com/images/logo.png https://www.books-share.com/ 158 57 Principal Emergency Response and Preparedness: Requirements and Guidance (by Occupational Safety and Health Administration) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/principal-emergency-response-and-preparedness-requirements-and-guidance
Author(s): Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Health & Fitness > Safety, Medical > Occupational & Industrial Medicine
Publisher: Government Institutes
Publish date: 2008-07-04
ISBN-10: 1605902632
ISBN-13: 9781605902630
Language: English
Description: Anticipating and planning your organization's response to an emergency situation isn't just a good idea: it's a federal requirement. Since 1989, OSHA has issued numerous standards that explicitly require employers to have emergency action plans for their workplaces and dozens more regulating specific materials and processes that affect the health and safety of employees. This book makes the task of identifying and understanding OSHA's emergency response requirements virtually effortless by compiling and summarizing the most relevant requirements? 53 general and 95 industry-specific? found in Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 29 Parts 1910,... more...
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Mon, 21 Jan 2019 12:02:12 GMT
Making Your Point: Communicating Effectively with Audiences of One to One Million (by David Bartlett) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/making-your-point-communicating-effectively-with-audiences-of-one-to-one-million
Author(s): David Bartlett
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Language Arts & Disciplines > Communication, Language Arts & Disciplines > Public Speaking
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publish date: 2008-06-10
ISBN-10: 0312378963
ISBN-13: 9780312378967
Language: English
Description: MAKE EVERY WORD COUNTWe all need to speak, write and communicate more effectively. Dave Bartlett shares his decades of experience as a communications strategist in an accessible, easy-to-apply guide to help anybody€”students, business people, public speakers, or politicians€”improve their speaking and presenting skills. The tricks are as old as Aristotle and as new as The Daily Show: Know how to appeal to each specific audience through research and thoughtful planning, and then use appropriate content and style to deliver a memorable message. Bartlett€™s advice is common sense backed by dozens of real-world examples.Learn:-How to devise... more...
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Mon, 21 Jan 2019 11:16:13 GMT
The Modernisation of State Aid for Economic and Social Development (Studies in European Economic Law and Regulation) (by Bruno Nascimbene, Alessia Di Pascale) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-modernisation-of-state-aid-for-economic-and-social-development-studies-in-european-economic-law-and-regulation
Author(s): Bruno Nascimbene, Alessia Di Pascale
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Law > Business & Financial, Law > International, Law > Public
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2018-11-29
ISBN-10: 3319992252
ISBN-13: 9783319992259
Language: English
Description: This book analyses the recent modernisation of EU State aid law from various perspectives, and considers both substantive and procedural aspects. It also discusses the reasons for, and the goals and future implications of the modernisation programme, including the evolution of the concept of State aid. The ambitious reform programme was launched in 2012 and has now been almost fully implemented by virtue of the adoption of new rules of procedure in July 2013, and exemption in June 2014. The book highlights the main aspects of this sector reform, which include the Commission’s change of attitude towards so-called positive... more...
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Mon, 21 Jan 2019 05:56:04 GMT
Statistical Analysis: Microsoft Excel 2016 (by Conrad Carlberg) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/statistical-analysis-microsoft-excel-2016
Author(s): Conrad Carlberg
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Computer Science, Computers > Desktop Applications, Mathematics > Probability & Statistics
Publisher: Que Publishing
Publish date: 2017-12-14
ISBN-10: 0789759055
ISBN-13: 9780789759054
Language: English
Description: USE EXCEL’S STATISTICAL TOOLS TO TRANSFORM YOUR DATA INTO KNOWLEDGE Nationally recognized Excel expert Conrad Carlberg shows you how to use Excel 2016 to perform core statistical tasks every business professional, student, and researcher should master. Using real-world examples and downloadable workbooks, Carlberg helps you choose the right technique for each problem and get the most out of Excel’s statistical features. Along the way, he clarifies confusing statistical terminology and helps you avoid common mistakes.   You’ll learn how to use correlation and regression, analyze variance and... more...
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Sun, 20 Jan 2019 05:46:08 GMT
The Handbook of Business Discourse (by Francesca Bargiela-Chiappini) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-handbook-of-business-discourse
Author(s): Francesca Bargiela-Chiappini
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Fiction > General, Language Arts & Disciplines > Linguistics
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publish date: 2009-07-07
ISBN-10: 0748628010
ISBN-13: 9780748628018
Language: English
Description: The Handbook of Business Discourse is the most comprehensive overview of the field to date. It offers an accessible and authoritative introduction to a range of historical, disciplinary, methodological, and cultural perspectives and addresses many of the issues facing a growing, varied, and increasingly international field of research. The collection also illustrates some of the challenges of defining and delimiting a relatively recent and eclectic field of studies, including debates on the very definition of "business discourse." Part One includes chapters on the origins, advances, and features of business discourse in Europe, North America,... more...
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Tue, 15 Jan 2019 20:22:02 GMT
Forecasting With The Theta Method: Theory and Applications (by Kostas I. Nikolopoulos, Dimitrios D. Thomakos) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/forecasting-with-the-theta-method-theory-and-applications
Author(s): Kostas I. Nikolopoulos, Dimitrios D. Thomakos
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2019-02-26
ISBN-10: 1119320763
ISBN-13: 9781119320760
Language: English
Description: The first book to be published on the Theta method, outlining under what conditions the method outperforms other forecasting methods This book is the first to detail the Theta method of forecasting – one of the most difficult-to-beat forecasting benchmarks, which topped the biggest forecasting competition in the world in 2000: the M3 competition. Written by two of the leading experts in the forecasting field, it illuminates the exact replication of the method and under what conditions the method outperforms other forecasting methods. Recent developments such as multivariate models are also included, as are a... more...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2019 18:42:11 GMT
Financial Markets for Commodities (by Joel Priolon) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/financial-markets-for-commodities
Author(s): Joel Priolon
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Wiley-ISTE
Publish date: 2019-01-23
ISBN-10: 1786303620
ISBN-13: 9781786303622
Language: English
Description: Agricultural, energy or mineral commodities are traded internationally in two market categories: physical markets and financial markets. More specifically, on the financial markets, contracts are negotiated, the price of which depends on the price of a commodity. These contracts are called derivatives (futures, options contracts, swaps). This book presents, on the one hand, the characteristics of these derivatives and the markets on which they are traded and, on the other hand, those transactions that typically combine an action on the physical market and a transaction on the corresponding financial market. The... more...
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Mon, 14 Jan 2019 17:00:03 GMT
Work Accommodation and Retention in Mental Health (by Izabela Z. Schultz, E. Sally Rogers) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/work-accommodation-and-retention-in-mental-health
Author(s): Izabela Z. Schultz, E. Sally Rogers
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Medical > Administration, Medical > Allied Health Services, Medical > Mental Health, Medical > Nursing
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2010-11-24
ISBN-10: 1441904271
ISBN-13: 9781441904270
Language: English
Description: Growing interest in the field of mental health in the workplace among policy makers, clinicians, and researchers alike has been fueled by equal employment rights legislation and increasing disability statistics in mental heath. The importance of addressing this topic is underscored by the fact that depression now ranks second on the hierarchy of occupational disabilities. The problem is compounded by a host of factors, including major difficulties in job retention and productivity experienced by persons with mental health disabilities; younger age and higher education of persons with mental health problems; and labor... more...
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Sat, 12 Jan 2019 12:12:06 GMT
Information Systems in the WWW Environment (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology) (by Colette Rolland, Yu Chen, MeiQi Fang) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/information-systems-in-the-www-environment-ifip-advances-in-information-and-communication-technology
Author(s): Colette Rolland, Yu Chen, MeiQi Fang
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Computer Science, Computers > Hardware
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 1998-01-31
ISBN-10: 0412829800
ISBN-13: 9780412829802
Language: English
Description: The rapid growth in Internet, WWW and Intranet systems demands an increased sophistication in established information services, engineeering techniques and methods to improve the development of information services in a World Wide Web environment. The book addresses key, state-of-the-art developments in IS, focusing on such topics as the impact of WWW on organization structures and strategies; techniques for developing new information services, information systems based on multimedia and hypermedia; information filtering, mobile information systems; Intranet applications; security of information systems; and other related areas.
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Sat, 12 Jan 2019 10:06:13 GMT
Big Data Analytics: A Social Network Approach (by Ajith Abraham, Aboul Ella Hassanien, Mrutyunjaya Panda) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/big-data-analytics-a-social-network-approach
Author(s): Ajith Abraham, Aboul Ella Hassanien, Mrutyunjaya Panda
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Database Management
Publisher: CRC Press
Publish date: 2018-10-09
ISBN-10: 1138082163
ISBN-13: 9781138082168
Language: English
Description: Social networking has increased drastically in recent years, resulting in an increased amount of data being created daily. Furthermore, diversity of issues and complexity of the social networks pose a challenge in social network mining. Traditional algorithm software cannot deal with such complex and vast amounts of data, necessitating the development of novel analytic approaches and tools. This reference work deals with social network aspects ofbig data analytics. It covers theory, practices and challenges in social networking. The book spans numerous disciplines like neural networking, deep learning, artificial... more...
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Fri, 11 Jan 2019 09:22:09 GMT
No Logo 10th Anniversary Edition (by Naomi Klein) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/no-logo-10th-anniversary-edition
Author(s): Naomi Klein
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Vintage Canada
Publish date: 2009-11-24
ISBN-10: 0307399095
ISBN-13: 9780307399090
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:14:09 GMT
C#.NET Illuminated (Jones and Bartlett Illuminated) (by Art Gittleman) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/c-net-illuminated-jones-and-bartlett-illuminated
Author(s): Art Gittleman
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Programming Languages, Reference > General
Publisher: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc.
Publish date: 2004-10-25
ISBN-10: 0763725935
ISBN-13: 9780763725938
Language: English
Description: C#.NET Illuminated uses Visual C# for rapid application development. This approachminizes the amount of code the reader needs to write while providing access to the powerful .NET library.
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Mon, 07 Jan 2019 21:08:03 GMT
Brexit and Beyond: Rethinking the Futures of Europe (by Uta Staiger) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/brexit-and-beyond-rethinking-the-futures-of-europe
Author(s): Uta Staiger
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: UCL Press
Publish date: 2018-08-15
ISBN-10: 1787352773
ISBN-13: 9781787352773
Language: English
Description: Brexit bears serious consequences not just for Britain but for Europe and the broader balance of global order. Yet most discussions of Brexit have focused on the causes of the “Leave” vote and its implications for the future of British politics. Drawing the discussion of Brexit beyond Britain, Benjamin Martill, Uta Staiger, and a team of twenty-eight contributors explore the consequences for Europe and the European Union. Marshaling the perspectives and methodologies of a diverse range of disciplines, the contributors chart the likely effects of Brexit on institutional relations, law, political economy, foreign... more...
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Mon, 07 Jan 2019 20:50:03 GMT
The Franchising Handbook (by Iain Murray) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-franchising-handbook
Author(s): Iain Murray
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Kogan Page Ltd
Publish date: 2006-06-03
ISBN-10: 0749445416
ISBN-13: 9780749445416
Language: English
Description: Franchising is big business. Annually the UK franchising industry is worth over GBP9.5billion, employs 326,000 people and introduces around 3,000 new small businesses into the UK. Last year 95 per cent of all franchisees reported profitability making it one of the safest ways to start up a business. Given these statistics, it is not surprising that franchising continues to expand, both in popularity and economic terms as individuals are able to enter the market with a proven brand and business formula to follow. "The Franchising Handbook" is a comprehensive and accessible guide for both franchisees and franchisors. It offers advice on the best way... more...
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Sun, 06 Jan 2019 20:14:09 GMT
Numbers Rule Your World: The Hidden Influence of Probabilities and Statistics on Everything You Do (by Kaiser Fung) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/numbers-rule-your-world-the-hidden-influence-of-probabilities-and-statistics-on-everything-you-do
Author(s): Kaiser Fung
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Mathematics > Probability & Statistics, Social Science > General
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Publish date: 2010-01-25
ISBN-10: 0071626530
ISBN-13: 9780071626538
Language: English
Description: WHAT ARE THE ODDS YOU'LL WIN THE LOTTERY? How long will your kids wait in line at Disney World? Who decides that “standardized tests” are fair? Why do highway engineers build slow-moving ramps? What does it mean, statistically, to be an “Average Joe”? NUMBERS RULE YOUR WORLD In the popular tradition of eye-opening bestsellers like Freakonomics, The Tipping Point, and Super Crunchers, this fascinating book from renowned statistician and blogger Kaiser Fung takes you inside the hidden world of facts and figures that affect you every day, in every way. These are the statistics that rule your life, your job,... more...
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Sun, 06 Jan 2019 09:36:13 GMT
Latent Variable Modeling Using R: A Step-by-Step Guide (by A. Alexander Beaujean) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/latent-variable-modeling-using-r-a-step-by-step-guide
Author(s): A. Alexander Beaujean
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Education > General, Psychology > General
Publisher: Routledge
Publish date: 2014-05-08
ISBN-10: 1848726996
ISBN-13: 9781848726994
Language: English
Description: This step-by-step guide is written for R and latent variable model (LVM) novices. Utilizing a path model approach and focusing on the lavaan package, this book is designed to help readers quickly understand LVMs and their analysis in R. The author reviews the reasoning behind the syntax selected and provides examples that demonstrate how to analyze data for a variety of LVMs. Featuring examples applicable to psychology, education, business, and other social and health sciences, minimal text is devoted to theoretical underpinnings. The material is presented without the use of matrix algebra. As a whole the book prepares... more...
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Sun, 06 Jan 2019 09:34:03 GMT
Emerging Trends And Challenges in Information Technology Management (by Mehdi Khosrow-Pour) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/emerging-trends-and-challenges-in-information-technology-management
Author(s): Mehdi Khosrow-Pour
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > General, Education > General
Publisher: Idea Group Pub
Publish date: 2006-05-03
ISBN-10: 1599040190
ISBN-13: 9781599040196
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Fri, 04 Jan 2019 02:02:08 GMT
Giving: Purpose Is the New Currency (by Alexandre Mars) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/giving-purpose-is-the-new-currency
Author(s): Alexandre Mars
Categories: Biography & Autobiography > Personal Memoirs & Diaries, Business & Economics > General, Medical > Mental Health
Publisher: HarperOne
Publish date: 2018-12-31
ISBN-10: 0062912402
ISBN-13: 9780062912404
Language: English
Description: Do you give to charity? Do you give enough?   Those two questions defined Alexandre Mars’s journey from venture capitalist to activist. In 2013, Mars began a worldwide journey to learn from people on the ground. He saw a world that was already changing. Fueled by a passion for social change, young people everywhere donated their time and money, but it wasn’t enough. There was a barrier to giving. People didn’t know what nonprofits were trustworthy and didn’t have the time to do the research. Giving became a burden instead of an encouraging and joyful practice. Mars’s solution? Epic, a foundation... more...
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Tue, 01 Jan 2019 06:06:05 GMT
The Maximally Efficient and Optimally Effective Emergency Department (by Rade B. Vukmir) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-maximally-efficient-and-optimally-effective-emergency-department
Author(s): Rade B. Vukmir
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Health & Fitness > General, Medical > Education & Training, Medical > Emergency Medicine
Publisher: University Press of America
Publish date: 2009-10-26
ISBN-10: 0761847014
ISBN-13: 9780761847014
Language: English
Description: The Emergency Department (ED) drives the efficiency of the remainder of a hospital's service, perhaps more than any other hospital care unit except the operating room. In this book, Dr. Vukmir defines both the qualitative and quantitative aspects of Emergency Department (ED) practice. Vukmir outlines the efficacy of "best circumstance" operation, the effectiveness or "real world" performance, and the efficiency or work product based on resources utilized. Through the benchmarking process, he attempts to "objectify" the care provided by physicians, midlevels, nurses, and ancillary care providers. The more subtle aspects of ED operations and its... more...
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Mon, 31 Dec 2018 13:26:03 GMT
A Guide to Business Statistics (by David M. McEvoy) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/a-guide-to-business-statistics
Author(s): David M. McEvoy
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Mathematics > Probability & Statistics
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2018-04-10
ISBN-10: 1119138353
ISBN-13: 9781119138358
Language: English
Description: An accessible text that explains fundamental concepts in business statistics that are often obscured by formulae and mathematical notation A Guide to Business Statistics offers a practical approach to statistics that covers the fundamental concepts in business and economics. The book maintains the level of rigor of a more conventional textbook in business statistics but uses a more stream­lined and intuitive approach. In short, A Guide to Business Statistics provides clarity to the typical statistics textbook cluttered with notation and formulae. The author—an expert in the field—offers concise and... more...
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Sun, 30 Dec 2018 15:48:12 GMT
Fatty Acid and Lipid Chemistry (by F.D. Gunstone) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/fatty-acid-and-lipid-chemistry
Author(s): F.D. Gunstone
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Cooking > General, Law > Business & Financial, Medical > Biochemistry, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2012-10-04
ISBN-10: 1461368529
ISBN-13: 9781461368526
Language: English
Description: This book has a pedigree. It has developed from earlier publications by the author and from his experience over 50 years in reading, writing, thinking, and working with lipids and fatty acids. The earlier publications are: (i) An Introduction to the Chemistry of Fats and Fatty Acids, Chapman and Hall, 1958. (ii) An Introduction to the Chemistry and Biochemistry of Fatty Acids and their Glycerides, Chapman and Hall, 1967. (iii) Lipids in Foods: Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Technology (with F. A. Norris), Pergamon Press, 1983. (iv) The Lipid Handbook (with J. L. Harwood and F. B. Padley), Chapman and Hall, first edition 1986, second edition 1994. (v)... more...
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Fri, 28 Dec 2018 14:40:09 GMT
Automation in the Food Industry (by C. A. Moore) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/automation-in-the-food-industry
Author(s): C. A. Moore
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Law > Business & Financial, Science > Chemistry, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2012-12-12
ISBN-10: 1461565103
ISBN-13: 9781461565109
Language: English
Description: This book is designed to be everything its title suggests-a practical guide to automation within the food industry. It is the first book to offer practical advice on what can be a most bewildering subject in an industry where the use of effective automation is of paramount importance. There are many books dealing with the theory and practice of control systems in both the food and other industries. However, these tend to offer too much detail in both areas to be classed as overviews, or cover too much of the more obvious detail and gloss over, or avoid, the elements where the decisions are hard-even though these are the areas which are fundamental... more...
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Thu, 27 Dec 2018 10:36:04 GMT
Shadows of War: Violence, Power, and International Profiteering in the Twenty-First Century (California Series in Public Anthropology) (by Carolyn Nordstrom) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/shadows-of-war-violence-power-and-international-profiteering-in-the-twenty-first-century-california-series-in-public-anthropology
Author(s): Carolyn Nordstrom
Categories: Business & Economics > General, History > Africa, Political Science > General, Social Science > Anthropology, Social Science > Sociology
Publisher: University of California Press
Publish date: 2004-05-17
ISBN-10: 0520242416
ISBN-13: 9780520242418
Language: English
Description: In this provocative and compelling examination of the deep politics of war, Carolyn Nordstrom takes us from the immediacy of war-zone survival, through the offices of power brokers, to vast extra-legal networks that fuel war and international profiteering. She captures the human face of the front lines, revealing both the visible and the hidden realities of war in the twenty-first century. Shadows of War is grounded in ethnographic research carried out at the epicenters of political violence on several continents. Its pages are populated not only with the perpetrators and victims of war but also with the scoundrels, silent... more...
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Wed, 26 Dec 2018 05:32:20 GMT
Constrained Clustering: Advances in Algorithms, Theory, and Applications (Chapman & Hall/CRC Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Series) (by Sugato Basu, Ian Davidson, Kiri Wagstaff) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/constrained-clustering-advances-in-algorithms-theory-and-applications-chapman-and-hall-crc-data-mining-and-knowledge-discovery-series
Author(s): Sugato Basu, Ian Davidson, Kiri Wagstaff
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Database Management, Computers > Programming, Mathematics > Probability & Statistics
Publisher: Chapman and Hall/CRC
Publish date: 2008-08-18
ISBN-10: 1584889969
ISBN-13: 9781584889960
Language: English
Description: Since the initial work on constrained clustering, there have been numerous advances in methods, applications, and our understanding of the theoretical properties of constraints and constrained clustering algorithms. Bringing these developments together, Constrained Clustering: Advances in Algorithms, Theory, and Applications presents an extensive collection of the latest innovations in clustering data analysis methods that use background knowledge encoded as constraints. Algorithms The first five chapters of this volume investigate advances in the use of instance-level, pairwise constraints for partitional and hierarchical clustering. The book... more...
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Wed, 26 Dec 2018 05:16:06 GMT
Technocracy and the Politics of Expertise (by Frank Fischer) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/technocracy-and-the-politics-of-expertise
Author(s): Frank Fischer
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Political Science > General
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Inc
Publish date: 1989-12-01
ISBN-10: 0803933797
ISBN-13: 9780803933798
Language: English
Description: This book describes the role of technological experts and expertise in a democratic society. It places decision-making strategies - studied in organization theory and policy studies - into a political context. Fischer brings theory to bear on the practical technocratic concerns of these disciplines and hopes to facilitate the development of nontechnocratic discourse within these fields. The book adopts a critical perspective and addresses the restructuring of the policy sciences.
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Wed, 26 Dec 2018 00:56:03 GMT
Issues and Trends in Technology and Human Interaction (Advances in Technology and Human Interaction Series) (by Bernd Carsten Stahl) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/issues-and-trends-in-technology-and-human-interaction-advances-in-technology-and-human-interaction-series
Author(s): Bernd Carsten Stahl
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Computer Science
Publisher: IRM Press
Publish date: 2006-10-30
ISBN-10: 159904269X
ISBN-13: 9781599042695
Language: English
Description: Issues and Trends in Technology and Human Interaction consists of research in the areas of e-commerce through law and culture, intellectual capital in knowledge management, and the philosophy of technology, among other topics. This book also investigates the interaction of technology and humans from a variety of viewpoints, and presents technology assessment of software/hardware development, interaction and conversion between technologies and their impact on society, and phenomenology of e-government.
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Tue, 25 Dec 2018 04:02:04 GMT
Most Secret Science (by Archibald E. Roberts) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/most-secret-science
Author(s): Archibald E. Roberts
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Betsy Ross Pr
Publish date: 1984-06-01
ISBN-10: 0934120080
ISBN-13: 9780934120081
Language: English
Description: Book by Roberts, Archibald E.
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Sun, 23 Dec 2018 19:46:05 GMT
The Obligations of the Carrier Regarding the Cargo: The Hague-Visby Rules (by Ilian Djadjev) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-obligations-of-the-carrier-regarding-the-cargo-the-hague-visby-rules
Author(s): Ilian Djadjev
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Law > Comparative, Law > International
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2017-08-24
ISBN-10: 3319624393
ISBN-13: 9783319624396
Language: English
Description: This book addresses the legal and contractual obligations of sea carriers regarding due care for the cargo under a contract of carriage. While the general framework employed is the leading international liability regime, the Hague-Visby Rules, the discussions in each chapter also account for the possible future adoption of a new regime, the Rotterdam Rules. The subject matter concerns the standard for the duty of care for goods as codified in the Hague-Visby Rules, but the work also touches upon a wide range of related topics found both in law and in practice, providing valuable commercial, technical and... more...
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Fri, 21 Dec 2018 21:06:08 GMT
Swarm Intelligence Methods for Statistical Regression (by Soumya Mohanty) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/swarm-intelligence-methods-for-statistical-regression
Author(s): Soumya Mohanty
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Artificial Intelligence, Computers > Database Management, Computers > Programming
Publisher: Chapman and Hall/CRC
Publish date: 2018-12-11
ISBN-10: 1138558184
ISBN-13: 9781138558182
Language: English
Description: A core task in statistical analysis, especially in the era of Big Data, is the fitting of flexible, high-dimensional, and non-linear models to noisy data in order to capture meaningful patterns. This can often result in challenging non-linear and non-convex global optimization problems. The large data volume that must be handled in Big Data applications further increases the difficulty of these problems. Swarm Intelligence Methods for Statistical Regression describes methods from the field of computational swarm intelligence (SI), and how they can be used to overcome the optimization bottleneck encountered in statistical... more...
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Thu, 20 Dec 2018 09:34:13 GMT
Computer Networking Illuminated (Jones and Bartlett Illuminated) (by Diane Barrett) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/computer-networking-illuminated-jones-and-bartlett-illuminated
Author(s): Diane Barrett
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Certification Guides, Computers > Networking, Music > General
Publisher: Jones And Bartlett Publishers
Publish date: 2005-03-09
ISBN-10: 0763726761
ISBN-13: 9780763726768
Language: English
Description: Included are numerous Challenge Exercises, which allow students to gain hands-on experience with networking related tools and utilities, and Challenge Scenarios.
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Wed, 19 Dec 2018 17:22:07 GMT
Basic Elements of Computational Statistics (Statistics and Computing) (by Wolfgang Karl Härdle, Ostap Okhrin, Yarema Okhrin) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/basic-elements-of-computational-statistics-statistics-and-computing
Author(s): Wolfgang Karl Härdle, Ostap Okhrin, Yarema Okhrin
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Computer Science, Mathematics > Probability & Statistics, Science > Biology
Publisher: Springer
Publish date: 2017-09-30
ISBN-10: 3319553356
ISBN-13: 9783319553351
Language: English
Description: This textbook on computational statistics presents tools and concepts of univariate and multivariate statistical data analysis with a strong focus on applications and implementations in the statistical software R. It covers mathematical, statistical as well as programming problems in computational statistics and contains a wide variety of practical examples. In addition to the numerous R sniplets presented in the text, all computer programs (quantlets) and data sets to the book are available on GitHub and referred to in the book. This enables the reader to fully reproduce as well as modify and adjust all examples to their... more...
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Tue, 18 Dec 2018 20:32:02 GMT
Chinese Business Law (The Palgrave Series on Chinese Law) (by Danling Yu) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/chinese-business-law-the-palgrave-series-on-chinese-law
Author(s): Danling Yu
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Law > International, Law > Reference, Political Science > General
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish date: 2018-10-24
ISBN-10: 9811309019
ISBN-13: 9789811309014
Language: English
Description: This book offers the first definitive English-language resource on Chinese business law. Written by an authoritative source, the book accurately describes what the business law is and explains legislative intentions underlying the myriad of law, rules, and regulations. Moreover, it provides the most up-to-date information on law, rules, and regulations and contains accurate predictions of the future legislative trend. It is written for readers across the spectrum of both common law and civil law systems. The author’s experience as expert counsel to Chinese central governmental legislative functions including the State Council Legislative Affairs... more...
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Mon, 17 Dec 2018 07:32:02 GMT
Philosophy of Technology (by Maarten Verkerk) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/philosophy-of-technology
Author(s): Maarten Verkerk
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Philosophy > History & Surveys, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General)
Publisher: Routledge
Publish date: 2015-08-09
ISBN-10: 1138904392
ISBN-13: 9781138904392
Language: English
Description: Philosophy of Technology: An introduction for technology and business students is an accessible guide to technology’s changes , their ubiquitousness, and the many questions these raise. Designed for those with no philosophical background in mind, it is ideal for technology and engineering students or specialists who want to learn to think critically about how their work influences society and our daily lives. The technological, business environment and daily experiences are the starting point of the book and the authors’ reflect upon these practices from a philosophical point of view. The text goes on to present a... more...
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Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:56:07 GMT
Data Mining Models (by David L. Olson) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/data-mining-models
Author(s): David L. Olson
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Business Expert Pr
Publish date: 2018-04-24
ISBN-10: 1948580497
ISBN-13: 9781948580496
Language: English
Description: Data mining has become the fastest growing topic of interest in business programs in the past decade. The massive growth in data generation, often called big data, in science (weather, ecology, biosciences, any scientific field), social studies (politics, health, many other fields), as well as business (real-time data in retail from cash registers, in supply chains from vendor to retail, financial to include banking, investment, and insurance, and less conventional areas such as human resource management). In response, many schools have created (or are creating) Masters programs in business analytics. This book is intended to first describe the... more...
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Sat, 15 Dec 2018 13:50:10 GMT
Innovation and Industrialization in Asia (by Rajah Rasiah, Yeo Lin, Yuri Sadoi) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/innovation-and-industrialization-in-asia
Author(s): Rajah Rasiah, Yeo Lin, Yuri Sadoi
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Routledge
Publish date: 2012-06-12
ISBN-10: 0415505453
ISBN-13: 9780415505451
Language: English
Description: Existing accounts of East Asia’s meteoric growth and structural change has either been explained as one dictated essentially by markets with strong macroeconomic fundamentals, or a consequence of proactive governments. This book departs from such a dichotomy by examining inductively the drivers of the experiences. Given the evolutionary treatment of each economic good and service as different, this book examines technological catch up with a strong focus on the industries contributing significantly to the economic growth of the countries selected in Asia. The evidence produced supports the evolutionary logic of macro, meso... more...
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Fri, 14 Dec 2018 18:26:08 GMT
How to Succeed as a Freelance Translator, Third Edition (by Corinne McKay) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/how-to-succeed-as-a-freelance-translator-third-edition
Author(s): Corinne McKay
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Two Rat Press
Publish date: 2016-02-02
ISBN-10: 0578170078
ISBN-13: 9780578170077
Language: English
Description: The original how-to guide for people who want to launch and run a successful freelance translation business, fully revised and updated! With over 10,000 copies in print, How to Succeed as a Freelance Translator has become a go-to reference for beginning and experienced translators alike. The fully revised third edition includes nearly 250 pages of practical tips on writing a translation-targeted resume and cover letter, preparing a marketing plan, marketing your services to agencies and direct client, avoiding common pitfalls, and more! New in this edition: an all-new technology chapter by translation technology expert Jost Zetzsche, and more... more...
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Fri, 14 Dec 2018 18:00:07 GMT
Fundamentals of Corporate Finance (4th Edition) (Berk, DeMarzo & Harford, The Corporate Finance Series) (by Jonathan Berk, Peter DeMarzo, Jarrad Harford) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/fundamentals-of-corporate-finance-4th-edition-berk-demarzo-and-harford-the-corporate-finance-series
Author(s): Jonathan Berk, Peter DeMarzo, Jarrad Harford
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Pearson
Publish date: 2017-01-22
ISBN-10: 0134475569
ISBN-13: 9780134475561
Language: English
Description: For undergraduate courses in corporate finance or financial management.   Help readers practice and connect to real-world financial decisions Fundamentals of Corporate Finance offers a practical introduction to modern-day core principles, arming readers with a problem-solving methodology, real-life financial management practices, and an overarching valuation framework that they can apply in their future careers. Updated with new examples, exercises, and statistics, the 4th Edition gives individuals the opportunity to practice and apply concepts, while connecting them to the latest financial issues and policy in... more...
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Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:22:03 GMT
The Future of Indian Economy : Past Reforms and Challenges Ahead (by Yashwant Sinha, Vinay K. Srivastava) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-future-of-indian-economy-past-reforms-and-challenges-ahead
Author(s): Yashwant Sinha, Vinay K. Srivastava
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Rupa Publications
Publish date: 2017-07-31
ISBN-10: 9788129148
ISBN-13: 9788129148063
Language: English
Description: In 1991, when India faced a major economic crisis, the government asked the International Monetary Fund for a bailout loan. To prevent a repeat, the government introduced reforms in the economy in accordance with the international trend of privatization and globalization. This was a milestone as it changed Indian markets and the financial sector in the country. Foreign direct investment was encouraged, public monopolies were restricted and service and tertiary sectors were developed. Since then, all sectors of the economy have changed their approach and strategies. The economic reforms have completed twenty-five years and this book debates on the... more...
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Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:26:08 GMT
Excel Sales Forecasting For Dummies(r) (by Conrad Carlberg) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/excel-sales-forecasting-for-dummies-r
Author(s): Conrad Carlberg
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Computer Science, Computers > Software
Publisher: Wiley
Publish date: 2005-03-14
ISBN-10: 0764575937
ISBN-13: 9780764575938
Language: English
Description: When they first told you that forecasting sales would be part of your job, did you feel just the tiniest bit of panic? Did you momentarily consider consulting the Yellow Pages for listings of “Psychics” or “Tea Leaf Readers”? Well, fear not. Excel Sales Forecasting For Dummies can help you predict the future without incense or a crystal ball. Excel Sales Forecasting For Dummies shows you how to use the number one workbook program, Microsoft Excel, to predict trends and future sales based on something not quite so ethereal—numbers. You use data about the past to forecast the future. Excel provides all sorts of tools to help you... more...
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Wed, 12 Dec 2018 23:52:06 GMT
Money: A User's Guide (by Laura Whateley (author)) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/money-a-users-guide
Author(s): Laura Whateley (author)
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Fourth Estate Ltd
Publish date: 2018-10-04
ISBN-10: 0008308314
ISBN-13: 9780008308315
Language: English
Description: No description available
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Sun, 09 Dec 2018 15:02:08 GMT
Game Query: Nontrivial Trivia from the Minds at The Economist (by Philip Coggan, Simon Wright, Josie Delap, Geoffrey Carr, John Prideaux) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/game-query-nontrivial-trivia-from-the-minds-at-the-economist
Author(s): Philip Coggan, Simon Wright, Josie Delap, Geoffrey Carr, John Prideaux
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Games > Trivia, Reference > General
Publisher: The Economist
Publish date: 2018-07-31
ISBN-10: 1610399900
ISBN-13: 9781610399906
Language: English
Description: Test yourself against The Economist's champion quiz team - the only trivia book you'll ever need! Trivia books are a dime a dozen. Trust The Economist, which knows the price and the value of everything, to do something different. In its first ever trivia book in a 175-year history, the sharp wits of The Economist's own champion pub quiz team (team name: Marginal Futility) throw down the gauntlet for a genuinely tough contest. Ranging over the globe and the sweep of world history, peering into the most significant developments in science, politics and culture, this is the rare quiz whose answers shed real light on the ways of the world. For... more...
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Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:36:02 GMT
Museums and Maori (by Conal McCarthy) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/museums-and-maori
Author(s): Conal McCarthy
Categories: Business & Economics > General, History > Australia & New Zealand, Social Science > Archaeology
Publisher: Routledge
Publish date: 2011-08-17
ISBN-10: 9781611320
ISBN-13: 9781611320770
Language: English
Description: This groundbreaking book explores the revolution in New Zealand museums that is influencing the care and exhibition of indigenous objects worldwide. Drawing on practical examples and research in all kinds of institutions, Conal McCarthy explores the history of relations between museums and indigenous peoples, innovative exhibition practices, community engagement, and curation. He lifts the lid on current practice, showing how museum professionals deal with the indigenous objects in their care, engage with tribal communities, and meet the needs of visitors. The first critical study of its kind, Museums and Maori is an indispensible resource for... more...
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Thu, 06 Dec 2018 03:46:03 GMT
Handbook of Natural Language Processing (Chemical Industries) (by Robert Dale, Hermann Moisl, Harold Somers) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/handbook-of-natural-language-processing-chemical-industries
Author(s): Robert Dale, Hermann Moisl, Harold Somers
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Programming, Computers > Programming Languages, Computers > Software
Publisher: CRC Press
Publish date: 2000-07-25
ISBN-10: 0824790006
ISBN-13: 9780824790004
Language: English
Description: This study explores the design and application of natural language text-based processing systems, based on generative linguistics, empirical copus analysis, and artificial neural networks. It emphasizes the practical tools to accommodate the selected system.
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Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:06:04 GMT
The Beauty of Mathematics in Computer Science (by Jun Wu) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-beauty-of-mathematics-in-computer-science
Author(s): Jun Wu
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Computers > Artificial Intelligence, Computers > Computer Science, Computers > Cryptography, Mathematics > Probability & Statistics
Publisher: Chapman and Hall/CRC
Publish date: 2018-11-07
ISBN-10: 1138049603
ISBN-13: 9781138049604
Language: English
Description: The Beauty of Mathematics in Computer Science explains the mathematical fundamentals of information technology products and services we use every day, from Google Web Search to GPS Navigation, and from speech recognition to CDMA mobile services. The book was published in Chinese in 2011 and has sold more than 600,000 copies. Readers were surprised to find that many daily-used IT technologies were so tightly tied to mathematical principles. For example, the automatic classification of news articles uses the cosine law taught in high school. The book covers many topics related to computer applications and applied... more...
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Wed, 05 Dec 2018 19:10:20 GMT
Think One Team: An Inspiring Fable and Practical Guide for Managers, Employees and Jelly Bean Lovers (by Graham Winter) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/think-one-team-an-inspiring-fable-and-practical-guide-for-managers-employees-and-jelly-bean-lovers
Author(s): Graham Winter
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Wrightbooks
Publish date: 2009-06-15
ISBN-10: 0731407881
ISBN-13: 9780731407880
Language: English
Description: Every day around the world, thousands of organisations irritate customers, frustrate employees and lose countless opportunities because of one simple reason: they don’t think and act as one team. Sound familiar? Sydney, Australia. At O’Donnell’s Jelly Bean Company, life isn’t so sweet. Between communication breakdown, staff turnover and the dreaded ‘silo’ syndrome, morale is at an all-time low and the company’s outlook is grim. How will the staff at O’Donnell’s overcome these hurdles to unite and save the company? In Think One Team, Graham Winter weaves a fun and engaging business fable into a practical model... more...
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Wed, 05 Dec 2018 13:02:02 GMT
Art and the Global Economy (by John Zarobell) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/art-and-the-global-economy
Author(s): John Zarobell
Categories: Art > History, Business & Economics > General, Political Science > General
Publisher: University of California Press
Publish date: 2017-04-18
ISBN-10: 9780520291
ISBN-13: 9780520291539
Language: English
Description: Art and the Global Economy analyzes major changes in the global art world that have emerged in the last twenty years including structural shifts in the global art market; the proliferation of international art fairs, biennials and blockbuster exhibitions; and the internationalization of the scope of contemporary art. John Zarobell explores the economic and social transformations in the cultural sphere, the results of greater access to information about art, exhibitions, and markets around the world, as well as the increasing interpenetration of formerly distinct geographical domains. By considering a variety of... more...
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Tue, 04 Dec 2018 01:52:02 GMT
Soil Organic Matter in Sustainable Agriculture (Advances in Agroecology) (by Fred Magdoff, Ray R. Weil) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/soil-organic-matter-in-sustainable-agriculture-advances-in-agroecology
Author(s): Fred Magdoff, Ray R. Weil
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Technology & Engineering > Agriculture, Technology & Engineering > Engineering (General), Science > Biology
Publisher: CRC Press
Publish date: 2004-05-27
ISBN-10: 0849312949
ISBN-13: 9780849312946
Language: English
Description: Recognition of the importance of soil organic matter (SOM) in soil health and quality is a major part of fostering a holistic, preventive approach to agricultural management. Students in agronomy, horticulture, and soil science need a textbook that emphasizes strategies for using SOM management  in the prevention of chemical, biological, and physical problems. Soil Organic Matter in Sustainable Agriculture gathers key scientific reviews concerning issues that are critical for successful SOM management. This textbook contains evaluations of the types of organic soil constituents―organisms, fresh residues, and well-decomposed... more...
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Sun, 02 Dec 2018 14:06:08 GMT
The Five Minute Coach: Improve Performance Rapidly (by Lynne Cooper, Mariette Castellino) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-five-minute-coach-improve-performance-rapidly
Author(s): Lynne Cooper, Mariette Castellino
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: Crown House Pub Ltd
Publish date: 2012-05-30
ISBN-10: 9781845908
ISBN-13: 9781845908003
Language: English
Description: The Five-Minute Coach offers a simple, step by step guide to how to coach quickly and effortlessly and get amazingly better results at work. Short, punchy and easy to read, the user can swiftly learn this innovative and effective tool for improving performance. Designed for leaders, managers and supervisors, in any setting, The Five-Minute Coach is a ground-breaking approach to coaching on the job. It creates significant performance improvements, while improving job satisfaction for manager and team member alike. This approach to coaching has been developed by the authors and used in organizations across the board large and small,... more...
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Sun, 02 Dec 2018 06:26:23 GMT
The Joy of Work?: Jobs, Happiness, and You (by Peter Warr, Guy Clapperton) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/the-joy-of-work-jobs-happiness-and-you-1
Author(s): Peter Warr, Guy Clapperton
Categories: Business & Economics > General, Health & Fitness > General, Psychology > General
Publisher: Routledge
Publish date: 2009-10-19
ISBN-10: 0415459656
ISBN-13: 9780415459655
Language: English
Description: Are you happy at work? Or do you just grin and bear it? We spend an average of 25% of our lives at work, so it’s important to make the best of it. The Joy of Work? looks at happiness and unhappiness from a fresh perspective. It draws on up-to-date research from around the world to present the causes and consequences of low job satisfaction and gives helpful suggestions and strategies for how to get more enjoyment from work. The book includes many interesting case studies about individual work situations, and features simple self-completion questionnaires and procedures to help increase your happiness. Practical... more...
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Sat, 01 Dec 2018 03:42:07 GMT
16 Personal Finance Principles Every Investor Should Know (by MANISH CHAUHAN) https://www.books-share.com/ebook/16-personal-finance-principles-every-investor-should-know
Author(s): MANISH CHAUHAN
Categories: Business & Economics > General
Publisher: CNBC TV18
Publish date: 2013-01-01
ISBN-10: 9789380200
ISBN-13: 9789380200620
Language: English
Description: About the Book: 16 Personal Finance Principles Every Investor Should Know 16 Personal Finance Principles Every Investor Should Know" aims to reorient the way in which people perceive money management. With the help of simple stories and parables, it changes your perception of money management from a complex chore that only financial wizards can master to a simple, commonsense exercise that you can easily undertake. Every chapter in this book is based on personal finance principles, which when applied can make your financial life full of power, freedom and abundance. It is not written to engage a discerning reader or show-case the authors knowledge;... more...
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Fri, 30 Nov 2018 13:02:14 GMT