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February 18, 2014

Startup Leadership: How Savvy Entrepreneurs Turn Their Ideas into Successful Enterprises

Derek Lidow provides the fundamental capabilities that both enhance an entrepreneur’s chances of success and avoid fatal common mistakes. 

February 17, 2014

Author Argues that Failure in Leadership and Corporate Governance Is the Main Reason Why Banks Fail

Internationally recognized expert in corporate governance John Zinkin's new book, 'Rebuilding Trust in Banks', offers Directors of banks advice and suggestions for restoring customer’s trust level once again at the industry, organizational and individual levels

February 13, 2014

APEC to recognize ‘intelligent transportation’ innovator

APEC has opened the nomination period for the APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research, and Education, also known as the ASPIRE Prize, sponsored by John Wiley & Sons, Inc., and Elsevier, which in 2014 will honor a young scientist whose work has made an outstanding contribution to ‘intelligent transportation.

February 10, 2014

Enterprise Risk Management: From Incentives to Controls, 2nd Edition

In the fully revised and updated Enterprise Risk Management: From Incentives to Controls, Second Edition, James Lam leads you on a thorough exploration of ERM from the unique perspective of one of the world’s foremost authorities on risk and business management.

February 10, 2014

First-Time Leader: Foundational Tools for Inspiring and Enabling Your New Team

Drawing on the insights of proven leaders from around the world, as well as from their own experience as leaders and consultants, the authors of First-Time Leaderhave distilled the most essential lessons on leadership into a coherent approach that can be applied anywhere. With the BRAVE leadership framework (Behaviors, Relationships, Attitudes, Values, Environment), you’ll learn how to work your new role from every relevant angle, resulting in confident leadership that will inspire and enable your team.

February 10, 2014

Managing Risk and Performance

In Managing Risk and Performance: A Guide for Government Decision Makers, Thomas H. Stanton and Douglas W. Webster introduce you to the fundamental principles of risk management strategies and how to apply them within government agencies.

February 10, 2014

Trading Options: Using Technical Analysis to Design Winning Trades, + Website

In Trading Options: Using Technical Analysis to Design Winning Trades, the founder of Dragonfly Capital Management, LLC shares his unique process for trading stocks and options using technical analysis. Although not yet a widely accepted methodology, technical analysis is quickly becoming a popular mainstream technique for trading in a volatile market

February 04, 2014

Courage to Execute Reveals How Organizations, Teams, and Individuals Can Use Military Principles and Tactics to Achieve their Goals

James Murphy discloses what elite U.S. military units can teach business about leadership, confidence and team performance in new book.

February 03, 2014

Investor Behavior: The Psychology of Financial Planning and Investing

Investor Behavior: The Psychology of Financial Planning and Investingis a collection of must-read chapters by leading scholars and practitioners. This book edited by H. Kent Baker and Victor Ricciardi, two leading experts in the psychology of investing, is indispensable for anyone who works with individual clients and needs to manage those difficult-to-predict investment decisions.

January 27, 2014

Combat Finance: How Military Values and Discipline Will Help You Achieve Financial Freedom

Retired Lieutenant Colonel Kurt Neddenriep shares how the  values and discipline instilled by the military can be used to gain financial freedom.

January 27, 2014

The Little Book of Venture Capital Investing: Empowering Economic Growth and Investment Portfolios

Gerken, a noted international authority on venture capital and alternative investments, tells the reader everything they need to know about the venture capital industry's important role in enhancing economic growth and employment. It is also the perfect go to primer on making venture capital investments to enhance portfolio returns.

January 27, 2014

Work Smarter, Reduce Your Stress, and Lead by Example

Readers of this insightful book will learn how to assign values to certain choices to more aptly make decisions and alleviate the stress that accompanies the fight to achieve balance.

January 23, 2014

Flee 9-5: Get 6-7 Figures And Do What You Love

Flee 9-5: Get 6-7 Figures And Do What You Love 

January 23, 2014

UnProfessional: How A 26-Year-Old University Dropout Became a Self-Made Millionaire

UnProfessional: How A 26-Year-Old University Dropout Became a Self-Made Millionaire

January 21, 2014

Architecting the Cloud: Design Decisions for Cloud Computing Service Models (SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS)

Architecting the Cloud is essential reading for any decision maker starting the vendor selection and development process for their cloud computing initiative. Author Michael Kavis presents you with an arsenal of design decisions to contemplate and highlights the critical areas of concern that all cloud architectures must contend with.

January 21, 2014

Dim Sum Bonds

For investors and traders preparing to take the leap into the burgeoning dim sum market, the authors clearly describe the fundamental characteristics of dim sum bonds and the dim sum market, while assessing the investment profiles of the full array of dim sum bonds currently available.

January 21, 2014

Implement, Improve and Expand Your Statewide Longitudinal Data System: Creating a Culture of Data in Education

Implement, Improve and Expand Your Statewide Longitudinal Data System furthers the discussion for states still considering an SLDS and assists those states that have implemented a first-generation SLDS to think about how to improve and expand their systems to deliver on the promise of longitudinal data.

January 21, 2014

New Book on Family Wealth Delivers Milestone Guide for the Family Office

Kirby Rosplock, PhD has set out to demystify the information that surrounds ultra-high-net worth (UHNW) individuals and the family office, a dedicated business to manage an individual’s or family’s wealth, with the first holistic guide written for families and their advisors.

January 21, 2014

Profiting from Market Trends: Simple Tools and Techniques for Mastering Trend Analysis

Divided into two comprehensive parts, this unique resource opens by outlining some key tenets of charting that can be applied to stocks, indices, sectors, and more. It provides straightforward, yet effective, tools and techniques for analyzing trends.

January 21, 2014

The Comprehensive Guide to How to Read a Financial Report: Wringing Vital Signs Out of the Numbers, + Website

For more than thirty years, the number-one resource professionals have turned to for help in cutting through the haze of accountantese and making sense of all those numbers has been How to Read a Financial Report.