The Engine of Complexity: Evolution as Computation

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The concepts of evolution and complexity theory have become part of the intellectual ether permeating the life sciences, the social and behavioral sciences, and, more recently, management science and economics. In this book, John E. Mayfield elegantly synthesizes core concepts from multiple disciplines to offer a new approach to understanding how evolution works and how complex organisms, structures, organizations, and social orders can and do arise based on information theory and computational...

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Encyclopedia of American Business, 2nd Edition

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Praise for the previous edition:
" easy-to-use guide to the nuts and bolts of business jargon and business concepts." Library Journal, Collection Development, Starred Review "...very straightforward and excellent resource to begin learning the jargon and ideas of business in an understandable language and would be a solid addition to any reference collection." American Reference Books Annual "...outstanding...presents up-to-date, solid, easy-to-understand...

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SAP on the Cloud

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SAP on the Cloud (Management for Professionals)
This book provides an introduction to the various facets of building and operating an SAP infrastructure exploiting Cloud technologies. It describes and discusses the latest developments and challenges and suitable solutions, and also outlines future trends where possible. To ensure that this book is also useful to readers who do not consider themselves experts in this area, this book explains in detail the backgrounds of the various...

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Financial Accounting For Dummies

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Your plain-English guide to navigating a financial accounting course Despite the economic landscape and job market, demand for accountants remains strong, and accountants will continue to see high demand for their services as the economy rebounds and businesses grow. Additionally, one of the effects of the economic downturn is a greater emphasis on accountability, transparency, and controls in financial reporting. With easy-to-understand explanations and real-life examples, Financial Accounting...

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Managing Project Stakeholders

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Managing Project Stakeholders: Building a Foundation to Achieve Project Goals The keys to project management success delivered by one of the world's most respected experts in the field Why do some project managers achieve their project goals while others fail? Drawing on his years of experience as a recognized global expert on project management and organizational change, author Tres Roeder answers that question, and lays out a proven path to project success. Focusing on the major differences...

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E-Mail Marketing For Dummies, 2nd Edition

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Updated to reflect the hottest new trends, technologies, and strategies! Much has happened in e-mail marketing since the first edition of this book appeared in 2007. With the dramatic rise of social media and mobile devices, there are more ways than ever to target campaigns and maximize your e-mail marketing dollars. The new edition of this helpful book is full of practical advice, whether you?re an enterprise-level marketer using a third-party e-mail marketing company or small business owner...

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Management, 11th Edition

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You’ve made a good decision! You’re taking a college course ... maybe more than one. Although you may sometimes feel like you’re wasting your time being in college, you’re not. Yes, it’s expensive. Yes, it’s even sometimes hard. But what you’re doing now will pay off in the long run. In a recent survey of job seekers, a whopping 92 percent said that a major disadvantage in competing for jobs was not having taken college courses. But that’s not...

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Business Intelligence For Dummies

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You're intelligent, right? So you've already figured out that Business Intelligence can be pretty valuable in making the right decisions about your business. But you’ve heard at least a dozen definitions of what it is, and heard of at least that many BI tools. Where do you start? Business Intelligence For Dummies makes BI understandable! It takes you step by step through the technologies and the alphabet soup, so you can choose the right technology and implement a successful BI...

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Social Media Engagement For Dummies

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Social Media Engagement For Dummies (For Dummies (Business & Personal Finance)) Put "engage" front and center in your social media marketing engagement strategies! When you focus on the engagement side of a social media marketing strategy, you'll build and grow relationships with followers and customers, craft content just for them, analyze how they're responding, and refocus and refresh your campaigns accordingly. This smart guide shows you how to do all that, and then some. From building...

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Facebook Marketing For Dummies, 4th Edition

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Facebook Marketing For Dummies (For Dummies (Business & Personal Finance)) The bestselling book updated with all of the latest features and Facebook upgrades This latest revision covers the newest Facebook tools and techniques, including how to use the Timeline for your business page and how to take advantage of third-party apps. It will also explore the psychology of the Facebook user, explain ways to build your fan base and increase brand awareness, look at how to promote your page with...

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Starting an Online Business For Dummies, 7th Edition

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Starting an Online Business For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech)) Mind your business with this updated edition of the bestselling online business how-to guide Have a computer, an Internet connection, and a dream? Then, you're already on your way to starting your very own online business. This fun and friendly guide can help you turn your big idea into big bucks whether you're expanding your real-world storefront online or creating your own virtual startup. Starting an Online Business For...

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Modern Security Analysis

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Modern Security Analysis: Understanding Wall Street Fundamentals (Wiley Finance)
A legendary value investor on security analysis for a modern era This book outlines Whitman's approach to business and security analysis that departs from most conventional security analysts. This approach has more in common with corporate finance than it does with the conventional approach. The key factors in appraising a company and its securities: 1) Credit worthiness, 2) Flows—both cash and earnings, 3)...

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Mobile Marketing: An Hour a Day

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A step-by-step guide to successful mobile marketing strategies Go from zero to sixty with this practical book that helps you craft and deploy mobile marketing strategies for everything from brand building to lead generation and sales. As part of the popular do-it-yourself, Hour A Day series, this new book is full of advice, practical tips, and step-by-step tactics you can put to use right away. Start leveraging location-based marketing via Foursquare and Yelp, see how to set up and manage...

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109 Ways to Retain Volunteers and Members

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109 Ways to Retain Volunteers and Members (The Membership Management Report) Originally published by Stevenson, Inc., this practical resource provides great ideas and techniques to retain more of your volunteers and members, including step-by-step plans to create a retention plan that helps strengthen and increase your volunteer and membership base. This resource contains dozens of actionable techniques and procedures for retention, including strategies to develop member loyalty, communicate...

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PHR/SPHR: Professional in Human Resources Certification Study Guide, 4th Edition

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Updated edition of best-selling guide for PHR and SPHR candidates The demand for qualified human resources professionals is on the rise. The new Professional in Human Resources (PHR) and Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) exams from the Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI) reflect the evolving industry standards for determining competence in the field of HR. This new edition of the leading PHR/SPHR Study Guide reflects those changes. Serving as an ideal resource for HR...

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Display Advertising: An Hour a Day

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A complete guide to developing, implementing, monitoring, and optimizing an online display ad campaign The display business is online advertising's fastest growing field. Google and others are starting to provide easy tools to enable small- and medium-sized businesses to take advantage of this opportunity. This guide provides marketers, consultants, and small-business owners with the knowledge and skills to create and optimize a display advertising campaign. It covers concepts, trends, and best...

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The Art of Public Speaking, 11th Edition

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The Art of Public Speaking 11e continues to define the art of being the best by helping today’s students become capable, responsible speakers and thinkers. With a strong focus on the practical skills of public speaking and grounded in classical and contemporary theories of rhetoric, The Art of Public Speaking offers full coverage of all major aspects of speech preparation and presentation. Utilizing the full suite of resources, students learn to internalize the principles of public...

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Algorithmic Trading: Winning Strategies and Their Rationale

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Algorithmic Trading: Winning Strategies and Their Rationale (Wiley Trading) Praise for Algorithmic Trading "Algorithmic Trading is an insightful book on quantitative trading written by a seasoned practitioner. What sets this book apart from many others in the space is the emphasis on real examples as opposed to just theory. Concepts are not only described, they are brought to life with actual trading strategies, which give the reader insight into how and why each strategy was developed, how it...

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A Project Manager`s Book of Forms, 2nd Edition

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A Project Manager's Book of Forms: A Companion to the PMBOK Guide A compendium of ready-made forms for managing every project in line with the latest PMBOK® Guide—Fifth Edition This valuable companion to the Project Management Institute's A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)—Fifth Edition presents a comprehensive and practical set of forms and reports that help project managers apply the concepts and practices described in the PMBOK® Guide. Designed specifically to...

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Trend Commandments: Trading for Exceptional Returns

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Do you ever think the stories you hear about great trading, and the gains produced, sound like luck?  Do you ever wonder if there is a real method and philosophy behind the success stories?  The concepts condensed into Trend Commandments: Trading for Exceptional Returns were gleaned from Michael Covel's 15 years of pulling back the curtain on great trend following traders.  It is a one of a kind money making experience that forever lays to rest the notion that successful trading is akin to...

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You Should Test That

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You Should Test That: Conversion Optimization for More Leads, Sales and Profit or The Art and Science of Optimized Marketing Learn how to convert website visitors into customers Part science and part art, conversion optimization is designed to turn visitors into customers. Carefully developed testing procedures are necessary to help you fine-tune images, headlines, navigation, colors, buttons, and every other element, creating a website that encourages visitors to take the action you seek. This...

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Mathematics and Statistics for Financial Risk Management

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Mathematics and Statistics for Financial Risk Management (Wiley Finance)
A practical guide to modern financial risk management for both practitioners and academics The recent financial crisis and its impact on the broader economy underscore the importance of financial risk management in today's world. At the same time, financial products and investment strategies are becoming increasingly complex. Today, it is more important than ever that risk managers possess a sound understanding of...

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The Chief HR Officer

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The Chief HR Officer: Defining the New Role of Human Resource Leaders Praise for the chief HR Officer "The strategic portfolio of issues addressed and the sage wisdom and perspectives shared make this book a powerful transformation tool." —Jodee Kozlak, executive vice president, Human Resources, Target Corporation "An up-to-the-minute guide as to what is happening to the field of human resources through the eyes of those in charge of it." —Peter Cappelli, George W. Taylor Professor of...

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Electronic Commerce, 9th Edition

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E-commerce continues to have a dramatic impact on virtually every aspect of business. And following the Global Economic Crisis, its role is even more critical. Packed with the most cutting-edge coverage available, ELECTRONIC COMMERCE, 9e equips students with a solid understanding of the dynamics of this fast-paced industry. It delivers comprehensive coverage of emerging online technologies and trends and their influence on the electronic commerce marketplace. By detailing how the landscape of...

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Auditing: A Risk-Based Approach to Conducting a Quality Audit, 9th Edition

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Prepare yourself for the dramatic changes in today's auditing environment by using Johnstone/Gramling/Rittenberg's AUDITING: A RISK-BASED APPROACH TO CONDUCTING QUALITY AUDITS, 9th EDITION. This newest edition reflects the clarified auditing standards and the newest PCAOB standards, discusses COSO's updated Internal Control-Integrated Framework, integrates discussion of fraud risk throughout the text, and features entirely new and significantly revised end-of-chapter homework problems.Table of...

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Using Excel for Business Analysis, + Website

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Using Excel for Business Analysis, + Website: A Guide to Financial Modelling Fundamentals (Wiley Finance)
A clear, concise, and easy-to-use guide to financial modelling suitable for practitioners at every level Using a fundamental approach to financial modelling that's accessible to both new and experienced professionals, Using Excel for Business Analysis: A Guide to Financial Modelling Fundamentals + Website offers practical guidance for anyone looking to build financial models for...

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Records Management For Dummies

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Here's what you should know to manage data records efficiently With proper electronic data management, your business can lower costs, improve efficiency, eliminate duplication, and be protected in the event of a lawsuit. This book provides an overview of records management solutions and implementation strategies in plain, non-technical English. Step-by-step instructions show you how to begin managing records and information and how to maintain the program once you have it established. Sample...

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Social Media Marketing All-in-One For Dummies, 2nd Edition

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Learn the latest social media marketing techniques Social media continues to evolve at breakneck speed, and the savvy marketer needs to keep up. This bestselling guide to social media marketing has been completely updated to cover the newest vehicles, including Groupon and Rue La La, location-based services like Foursquare, and new social networking sites like Google+ and Pinterest. Checklists, case studies, and examples will help you decide the best places to spend your marketing dollars, and...

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Marketing, 11th Edition

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You experience marketing through billboards, television commercials, and even in the cereal aisle at the grocery store. Now MARKETING, Eleventh Edition--with its engaging presentation of concepts--will bring forward how much the principles of marketing play a role in your day-to-day life. With coverage of current marketing practices and exciting new features, Lamb, Hair, and McDaniel's MARKETING, Eleventh Edition, will have you saying, "Now that's marketing."Table of ContentsPart 1 The World Of...

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Agile Contracts: Creating and Managing Successful Projects with Scrum

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Agile Contracts: Creating and Managing Successful Projects with Scrum (Wiley Series in Systems Engineering and Management) A methodologically sophisticated, comprehensive approach to applying the Agile fixed-price contract to IT projects while maximizing customer and supplier relationships "Interesting and necessary for IT managers and IT lawyers."
—Walter J. Jaburek, Dipl.-Ing., Dr. iur., Dr. techn. Approximately 50 percent of software developers use Scrum, an iterative and incremental...

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Introduction to Probability and Stochastic Processes with Applications

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An easily accessible, real-world approach to probability and stochastic processes Introduction to Probability and Stochastic Processes with Applications presents a clear, easy-to-understand treatment of probability and stochastic processes, providing readers with a solid foundation they can build upon throughout their careers. With an emphasis on applications in engineering, applied sciences, business and finance, statistics, mathematics, and operations research, the book features numerous...

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Introduction to Business Statistics, 7th Edition

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Highly praised for its exceptional clarity, conversational style and useful examples, INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS STATISTICS, Seventh Edition, was written specifically for you. This proven, popular text cuts through the jargon to help you understand fundamental statistical concepts and why they are important to you, your world, and your career. The text's outstanding illustrations, friendly language, non-technical terminology, and current, real-world examples will capture your interest and prepare...

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VoIP and Unified Communications

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VoIP and Unified Communications: Internet Telephony and the Future Voice Network
Translates technical jargon into practical business communications solutions This book takes readers from traditional voice, fax, video, and data services delivered via separate platforms to a single, unified platform delivering all of these services seamlessly via the Internet. With its clear, jargon-free explanations, the author enables all readers to better understand and assess the growing number of voice...

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Managing Your Business

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Managing Your Business: Learn What You Need to Know in Two Hours (A Crash Course for Entrepreneurs)
This is the third in a twelve-title series, the Crash Course for Entrepreneurs, and coaches prospective and new entrepreneurs in managing employees. Many novice entrepreneurs have little more than a brilliant idea and a pocketful of ambition. They may not be born managers. This book tells you exactly what you must know, in simple terms, using real-world examples. In a two-hour read, it walks...

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Investigative Computer Forensics

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Investigative Computer Forensics: The Practical Guide for Lawyers, Accountants, Investigators, and Business Executives "Having worked with Erik on some of the most challenging computer forensic investigations during the early years of this industry's formation as well as having competed with him earnestly in the marketplace...I can truly say that Erik is one of the unique pioneers of computer forensic investigations. He not only can distill complex technical information into easily...

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Enterprise Performance Management Done Right

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Enterprise Performance Management Done Right: An Operating System for Your Organization (Wiley CIO)
A workable blueprint for developing and implementing performance management in order to improve revenue growth and profit margins Enterprise performance management (EPM) technology has been rapidly advancing, especially in the areas of predictive analysis and cloud-based solutions. Real Enterprise Performance Management introduces a framework for implementing and managing next-generation...

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Introduction to Online Payments Risk Management

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If you’ve been tasked with building a team to handle risk management for online payments (RMP), this practical introduction provides a framework for choosing the technologies and personnel you need. Author and financial services executive Ohad Samet explains the components of payments risk management, and presents a coherent strategy and operational approach. You’ll learn the answers to questions you’re likely to encounter in the first 18 months of operation, with information...

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PMP Exam Prep, 8th Edition

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PMP Exam Prep, Eighth Edition: Rita's Course in a Book for Passing the PMP Exam This book has been FULLY updated to reflect PMI's changes to the PMP exam, and should be used to prepare for all PMP exams delivered on or after July 30th of 2013. Can you imagine valuing a book so much that you send the author a Thank You letter? Hundreds of thousands of project managers know and understand why PMP Exam Prep is a worldwide best-seller. Years of PMP exam preparation experience, endless hours of...

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Macrofinancial Risk Analysis

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Macrofinancial Risk Analysis provides a new and powerful framework with which policymakers and investors can analyze risk and vulnerability in economies, both emerging market and industrial. Using modern risk management and financial engineering techniques applied to the macroeconomy, an economic value can be placed on the risks posed by inter-linkages between sectors, the risk of default of different sectors on their outstanding debt obligations quantified, and the value ex-ante of guarantees...

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Advanced Credit Risk Analysis and Management

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Advanced Credit Risk Analysis and Management (The Wiley Finance Series) Credit is essential in the modern world and creates wealth, provided it is used wisely. The Global Credit Crisis during 2008/2009 has shown that sound understanding of underlying credit risk is crucial. If credit freezes, almost every activity in the economy is affected. The best way to utilize credit and get results is to understand credit risk. Advanced Credit Risk Analysis and Management helps the reader to understand...

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