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Personal Brands
Ratings: 5
From 816 Voters

Personal Brands


By Roberto Álvarez del Blanco
  • Release Date : 27 October 2010
  • Genre: Business & Economics

The personal brand, like commercial brands, can become a means of affirming identity, highlighting ability and establishing reputation. Successful, stand-out people build their personal brand and make it count in their professional and personal lives. This book shows how to build and manage your personal brand....

Enterprise Education in Vocational Education
Ratings: 5
From 699 Voters

Enterprise Education in Vocational Education


By Daniele Morselli
  • Release Date : 29 April 2016
  • Genre: Business & Economics

This book develops and illustrates a new promising workshop methodology utilized for the first time in a comparative study between Italy and Australia. It is shown how Change Laboratory workshops are useful to trigger sense of initiative and entrepreneurship in vocational students....

Enterprise Education in Vocational Education
Ratings: 4
From 689 Voters

Enterprise Education in Vocational Education


By Daniele Morselli
  • Release Date : 29 April 2016
  • Genre: Business & Economics

This book develops and illustrates a new promising workshop methodology utilized for the first time in a comparative study between Italy and Australia. It is shown how Change Laboratory workshops are useful to trigger sense of initiative and entrepreneurship in vocational students....

Women in STEM Disciplines
Ratings: 5
From 126 Voters

Women in STEM Disciplines


By Claudine Schmuck
  • Release Date : 06 September 2017
  • Genre: Business & Economics

This book presents the findings of a survey that analyzes a unique set of data in science and technolog and provides a clear and simple synthesis of heterogeneous databases on the gender gap in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) setting, helping readers understand key trends and developments. The need for more women in innovative fields, particularly with regard to STEM-based innovations, has now been broadly recognized. The book provides insights into both the education and employment of women in STEM. It investigates how the gender gap has evolved among STEM graduates and professionals around the...

The Future of Leadership - An Explorative Study into Tomorrow's Leadership Challenges
Ratings: 5
From 185 Voters

The Future of Leadership - An Explorative Study into Tomorrow's Leadership Challenges


By Daniela Eberhardt
  • Release Date : 15 June 2016
  • Genre: Psychology

This book examines the challenges and social, economic and corporate trends that future leaders will need to deal with, as well as the technical, social and communication skills they will require in order to succeed. This assessment of future leadership overviews the need for a solid base of technical and social skills such as advanced communication and intercultural awareness, all while increasingly need to balance individual and organizational needs. The book begins by discussing the conclusion that future challenges require leaders to operate in increasingly complex and rapidly changing environments while providing a cl...

Gender Diversity in the Boardroom
Ratings: 5
From 304 Voters

Gender Diversity in the Boardroom


By Cathrine Seierstad
  • Release Date : 18 September 2017
  • Genre: Business & Economics

This edited collection provides a structured and in-depth analysis of the current use of multiple approaches beyond quotas for resolving the pressing issue of gender inequality, and the lack of female representation on corporate boards. Filling the gap in existing literature on this topic, the two volumes of Gender Diversity in the Boardroom offers systematic overviews of current debates surrounding the optimisation of gender diversity, and the suggested pathways for progress. Focusing on sixteen European countries, the skilled contributors explore the current situation in relation to women on boards debates and approaches...

Investing for Middle America
Ratings: 4
From 369 Voters

Investing for Middle America


By K. Lipartito
  • Release Date : 14 September 2001
  • Genre: History

In 1892, John Elliott Tappan, a twenty-four year old Minneapolis lawyer, was worried how people saved their money. Out of these concerns, Investors Syndicate was born, one of the first of a new type of financial institution designed to meet the savings needs of the average person. Here is the story of this financial pioneer, whose innovation has today grown into one of the nation's largest financial services companies, American Express Financial Advisors. The book draws on Tappan's diaries, business correspondence, and various family oral histories. Tappan's life, work and ideas chronicle the changes in spending and saving...

The Future of Management Education
Ratings: 4
From 800 Voters

The Future of Management Education


By Stéphanie Dameron
  • Release Date : 25 January 2017
  • Genre: Business & Economics

This book discusses the new challenges facing Business Schools around the world with potential scenarios that may be envisioned for 2030 and strategies for stakeholders. Based on documented descriptions of competitive dynamics in the ‘business’ of business schools in a variety of countries, the authors highlight the fact that the ‘industry’ of management education is going through major changes such as new governance and business models, mergers and acquisitions, internationalization of faculty and students coexisting with entrenchment in local markets, ever more needs for financial resources, development of distan...