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Three Moves Ahead

Three Moves Ahead shows how classic chess strategies address the #1 problem of Information Age executives: how to move quickly in the face of incalculable complexities and unexpected change. This witty and novel guide, written for non-players, is packed with scores of real-world examples showing how top CEOs use Grandmaster techniques to win on Wall […]

Business Information Systems

Business Information Systems provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to information systems and their application in organisations.   Essential elements:• Business-focused – concise but comprehensive coverage of the core material for business students• Grounded in theory – provides a strong foundation in the subject• Coherent and integrated – builds concepts systematically, showing the connections between […]

Competition Policy

This is the first book to provide a systematic treatment of the economics of antitrust (or competition policy) in a global context. It draws on the literature of industrial organisation and on original analyses to deal with such important issues as cartels, joint-ventures, mergers, vertical contracts, predatory pricing, exclusionary practices, and price discrimination, and to […]

Reframing Organizations

In this fifth edition of the bestselling text in organizational theory and behavior, Bolman and Deal’s update includes coverage of pressing issues such as globalization, changing workforce, multi-cultural and virtual workforces and communication, and sustainability. A full instructor support package is available including an instructor’s guide, summary tip sheets for each chapter, hot links to […]

The Growth of Firms

Research into firm growth has been accumulating at a terrific pace, and Alex Coad’s survey of this multifaceted field provides a detailed, comprehensive overview of the latest developments. Much progress has been made in empirical research into firm growth in recent decades due to factors such as the availability of detailed longitudinal data sets, more […]

Investing in Real Estate

The bestselling guide to real estate, newly revised for today’s investors More than ever, investing in property today will set you on track to conquer financial uncertainty and build your long-term net worth. Investing in Real Estate, Seventh Edition offers dozens of experience- proven methods to convert these challenging times into the best of times. […]

Trennung – von der Krise zur Lösung

Wenn nur noch Streit den Ehealltag prägt, dann kann eine Trennungszeit helfen, sich klar zu werden, wie es weitergehen soll. Auch aus rechtlichen Gründen drängt sich allenfalls eine Trennung auf, wenn eine Seite gegen den Willen der andern die Scheidung verlangt. Was immer der Grund ist: Wer sich trennen will, hat viel zu regeln. Autor […]

From Wags to Riches

Move over Jack Welch and Warren Buffett. The new role model for business leaders isn’t a corporate superstar or one of America’s wealthiest tycoons. It’s the family dog. What can man’s best friend teach us about building stronger, more collaborative organizations? Plenty. In From Wags to Riches, management expert Robert Vetere explores how our partnership […]

Amoeba Management

Especially effective in dynamic and highly competitive environments, the Amoeba Management System has received attention from the Harvard Business Review and has already been successfully adopted at more than 400 companies around the world. At the heart of this innovative management system is a business philosophy based on doing the right thing as a human […]

User-based Innovation in Services

This book demonstrates pioneering work on user-based service innovation using an analytical framework. This approach involves understanding the needs of users, the service firms collaborating with them, and recognising the fact that users are innovators and, as such, services develop whilst in use. As well as presenting case studies, the book discusses theoretically what user-based […]