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A great review for Jason Vitug's new book. Read it here http://nyti.ms/29L71iv
Health effects of sit-stand desks and interventions aimed to reduce sitting at work are still unproven
An updated Cochrane Review, published today in the Cochrane Library, says that the benefits of a
variety of interventions intended to reduce sitting at work are very uncertain
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It's Not Rocket Science by Dave Anderson is the common sense guide to putting away flavor-of-the-month toys and getting down to the business of mastering the art of execution.
In LEADING ACROSS NEW BORDERS, Ernest Gundling, Ph.D., global leadership expert and managing partner at Aperian Global, empowers leaders with the skills they need to conquer the challenges of today’s increasingly complex multinational business environment such as managing inclusively; integrating acquisitions; innovating across borders, and running a matrix team.
The Revenue Growth Habit by Alex Goldfayn gives business owners, leaders, and all customer facing staff a hands-on resource for increasing revenue that is fast, easy, and requires no financial investment.
John Wiley and Sons, Inc., was presented a Gold Brandon Hall award for Best Learning Program Supporting A Change Transformation Business Strategy. This prestigious honor was presented to the company for its work on the Marketing Revenue Center (MRC)—a Wiley center of excellence that establishes best practices that drive revenue.
David Meerman Scott Updates His Bestseller, The New Rules of Marketing & PR to Include Latest Social Media and Content Marketing Strategies
The international bestseller with more than 350,000 copies sold in over twenty-five languages offers a step-by-step action plan for harnessing the power of modern marketing and PR to directly communicate with buyers, raise visibility, and increase sales.
Junior Achievement USA® and CrossKnowledge—the distance learning brand of John Wiley and Sons, Inc.—today announced a joint partnership that will bring digital learning solutions to thousands of students and educators. As part of the agreement, CrossKnowledge has donated the use of its Learning Management System (LMS) to Junior Achievement USA (JA) for the next five years (starting in 2016) through the CrossKnowledge Foundation. This in-kind contribution is one of the largest of its kind in the history of JA.
This pocket-sized book contains colouring, games, and activities all designed to help the reader break
away from their everyday concerns, switch off the mind, wind down and relax.
Family Trusts provides a hands-on primer aimed at fostering positive relationships and structuring trusts for the wide variety of unique situations and people involved. This is a practical, step-by-step guide for anyone who wants to develop independent beneficiaries rather than "trust-fund babies."
Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association Announces Key Changes to its Level I Curriculum
Changes to the Alternative Investments: CAIA Level I, Third Edition include a major focus on the rapidly growing liquid alternatives category, a deeper dive into natural resources as part of the section on real assets, and a new chapter incorporating developments in structured products and fixed income.
NFL coach Mike Smith and Bestselling Author Jon Gordon Explore How to Build a Winning Team in Business, Sports, and Life in New Book
You Win in the Locker Room First draws on the extraordinary experiences of Coach Mike Smith and Jon Gordon—consultant to numerous college and professional teams—to explore the seven powerful principles that any business, school, organization, or sports team can adopt to revitalize their organization.
Learn everything you need to know about searching for a career after 50
The Market Technicians Association (MTA), the global organization for investment professionals advancing the discipline of technical analysis and the governing body for the Chartered Market Technician ®(CMT) Program, is pleased to announce the release of a new custom curriculum. The new eBooks streamline the CMT curriculum into concise volumes - distinct for each level of the exam.
5 GEARS is the definitive primer on boosting your emotional intelligence, and readers will come away speaking a new language. The authors take a complex issue and make it simple for anyone to understand and implement. You’re not too busy to make a change – it’s time to be intentional about the way you live and work in the world.
Can't Not Do provides the tools and answers to convert positive intention into positive action, not only with compelling narratives of people who have done it, but by distilling the core lessons learned by successful social change leaders to become more effective. Through foundational questions, personal evaluations, and concrete instruction, Shoemaker shares the necessary wisdom to achieve real progress.
Digital Disciplines: Attaining Market Leadership via the Cloud, Big Data, Social, Mobile, and the Internet of Things
Digital Disciplines provides a strategy framework, empirical data, case studies, deep insights, and pragmatic steps for any enterprise to follow and attain market leadership in today's digital era. Weinman explores how to leverage digital technologies to achieve competitive advantage through market-leading processes, products and services, customer relationships, and innovation.
Drawing on extensive business school, university and employer research, psychologist and television expert Dr Rob Yeung explores the body language, winning words and confidence-building techniques that have been proven to help people become more successful.
In this essential resource, Wesley R. Gray, Jack R. Vogel, and David P. Foulke show what it takes to stop relying on so-called experts and become a savvy investor. The authors outline an investment strategy that reduces fees, banishes psychological fears and traps, and shows how to minimize taxes by limiting trading activity, engaging in smart planning, and by following some simple rules.
In even greater detail, Javaheri shares in-depth information on the relationship between volatility and the stock and derivatives markets, detailed insights on Brownian motion for stock price returns, and option-pricing techniques such as inversion of the Fourier transform and mixing Monte Carlo.
In his substantive follow-up to True North, DISCOVER YOUR TRUE NORTH: Becoming An Authentic Leader (ISBN: 978-1119082941; Wiley; August 17),Senior Fellow at the Harvard Business School and former Medtronic chairman and CEO Bill George shares what he has learned about authentic leadership over the past decade to address the challenges of today’s generation of leaders.
Never before published photos of Singapore from the early days of nationhood by an American diplomat based here from 1965-1970. The collection commemorates SG50 and offers a startling contrast to the modern metropolis that is Singapore today.