Browsing posts tagged: Management
Sounds Good on Paper

Figures of speech are everywhere. Popstar or postman, president or paperboy, the chances are you’ve already used a whole heap of them today without realising it. For business writers, they’re pure gold. They make our words more powerful, persuasive and poetic. They add flavour to dreary standard issue language. They help us get our message […]

Game Physics

Game Physics is an introduction to the ideas and techniques needed to create physically realistic 3D graphic environments. As a companion volume to Dave Eberly’s industry standard 3D Game Engine Design, Game Physics shares a similar practical approach and format. Dave includes simulations to introduce the key problems involved and then gradually reveals the mathematical […]

Game Based Organization Design

There is a widening gap between the current organizational reality and the tools and methods available to managers for addressing its challenges. Game Based Organization Design shows that one of the ways to bridge this gap is to introduce insights and approaches from video game design into the design of organizational systems. This book takes […]

The India Business Quiz book

Offering an in-depth look at India’s business world, The India Business Quiz Book provides fascinating insights into the country’s burgeoning corporate sector. The book is divided into four sections, each containing 10 detailed quizzies. The questions are exhaustive and topical, and include topics like:- Brands and Products- Mergers and Acquisitions – CompaniesA unique quizzitive index […]

Changing the Rules of the Game

Few industries fit the description of high turbulence and high velocity better than the computer games industry. Relatively young, rapidly evolving, and frequently experiencing disruptive innovation, its potential for growth and new business opportunities seems barely exhausted. And indeed, in the current economic climate this industry seems positively recession-proof. Those making and those playing games […]

Casino Industry in Asia Pacific

This single volume gives you comprehensive information on Asia-Pacific gaming!Casino Industry in Asia Pacific: Development, Operation, and Impact is a one-of-a-kind comprehensive review of the gaming industry in various countries in the Asia-Pacific region. This valuable resource thoroughly details the history, the operational issues, and the impact of casino gaming in Australia, Korea, Macao, and […]

A World of Chance

Although financial markets often try to distance themselves from gambling, the two factors have far more in common than usually thought. When, historically, there were no financial institutions such as banks, lotteries constituted the ways by which expensive items were disposed of, and governments raised money quickly. Gambling tables fulfilled roles that venture capital and […]

Double or Nothing

If Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn had come of age at the end of the 20th century looking for an all-American adventure, they probably would’ve headed for Vegas. They’d have been hard-pressed to go on a wilder ride than the one taken by Tom Breitling and Tim Poster to the top of the famed Golden […]

The Shark and the Fish

Use poker strategy to become a better decision maker In high-stakes poker, you need patience and aggression qualities that translate to the world of business. In The Shark and the Fish, Charley Swayne applies winning poker strategies to decision-making and leadership. Learn how to: • avoid losing control and going on tilt, • turn losses […]

Communication and Organizational Culture

This book provides a clear and concise introduction to the different approaches to studying organizational culture. Joann Keyton introduces the basic elements assumptions, values, and artifacts of organizational culture, draws on communication and management research findings, and integrates practical applications throughout the text. The book helps students to identify and read organizational culture through different lenses, create […]