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Decisions: The Complexities of Individual and Organizational Decision-Making

Paperback, 29/12/2017, £19.95
Based on research from several fields, it provides useful reading and essential knowledge for scholars and students throughout the social sciences and for everyone who wants to understand their own decisions and those of others.

How to be a Social Entrepreneur

Paperback, 27/10/2010, £14.99
Don't just make money make a difference. As a social entrepreneur, you can build a business that changes the world. But you will face some unique challenges. This book will prepare you for them.

Big ideas

Paperback, 13/01/2003, £16.99
This practical guide seeks to help the reader establish environments that encourage creativity and generate solutions from new ways of thinking. It highlights pathways to creativity and shows how to establish conditions that improve the chances of success.

Handbook of Management Techniques Revised 3ed

7, 03/07/2006, £32.50
A guide to modern management techniques that boasts over 100 systematic and analytical methods used by managers to assist in decision-making and to improve efficiency and effectiveness. It covers various fields of modern management.

Business Professional's Kit for Dummies

Hardback, 14/09/2000, £18.99
With the explosion of new technologies and e-commerce, change has become status quo in all our working lives. What can we expect for the future? This text is a guide to coming to terms with change and embracing your employer's new business strategy.

Anatomy of a Business Plan

Paperback, 01/11/2004, £13.99

Appreciative Inquiry For Change Management : Using AI

Paperback, 03/07/2011, £24.99
Appreciative Inquiry (AI) is one of the increasingly recognized concepts in facilitating organizational change. This book studies AI, illustrating the method of asking particular questions and envisioning the future, encouraging staff to consider both the positive and negative systems in place and to recognize the need to implement change.


Hardback, 07/07/2003, £37.95

Service Management: Operations, Strategy, Information Techno

Paperback, 01/07/2010, £47.99
Offers conceptual and applied coverage of different aspects of the management and operation of services. This book also offers the information on Six-Sigma and RFID, as well as developments in other important industry topics.

NEC 3 Engineering and Construction Contract: A Commentary

Paperback, 08/08/2006, £92.50
From its launch in 1991 the New Engineering Contract has rapidly overtaken traditional building and civil engineering contracts to become the UK's leading standard form for major construction projects. Additionally, under the generic title NEC 3, there is now a family of New Engineering Contract standard forms.

Fundamentals of Managemant

Paperback, 01/12/2006, £33.99

Risk and Crisis Management in the Public Sector

Paperback, 11/03/2005, £29.99
Linking theory and practice, this book aims at equipping public managers and those studying public management with the necessary knowledge and skills to manage risk, and effectively deal with crises. It covers events and incidents such as: natural catastrophes; terrorist attacks; corporate failures; and more.

Programme management demystified

Paperback, 08/08/1996, £23.99
This book presents the techniques of multi-project management in a lively, approachable manner. It covers budgets, cost control, planning problems and matrix management formulae.

Managing Innovation 4ed

Paperback, 03/03/2009, £40.99
Managing Innovation is an established best-selling text for MBA, MSc and advanced undergraduate courses on management of technology, innovation management and entrepreneurship. It is also widely used by managers in both the service and manufacturing sectors.

A-Z Business Studies Handbook 6ed

Paperback, 28/08/2009, £13.99
The constant course companion for A-level Business Studies, now with key terms at the click of a mouse!

Creative Problem Solving for Managers

Paperback, 07/04/2005, £32.50
This is an accessible text and lively introduction to the skills of creative problem solving. Using extensive case-studies from a wide range of business situations, it illustrates the techniques used to solve management problems.

Thriving on Chaos

7, 10/02/1989, £9.99
The author of In Search of Excellence has written a hands-on guide to coping with uncertainty and change and delivers it in the energetic style that has made him a star in every business community. "A provocative and worthwhile book, loaded with sound advice".--Across the Board.

Practical Introduction to Managment Science 2ed

Paperback, 17/03/1998, £46.99
This work provides a general inroduction to the field of management science, and gives a balanced view of the most widely used applications. It shows how managers can use scientific ideas to solve business problems.

People Skills

Paperback, 31/03/2009, £20.99
The new edition of this popular text offers a comprehensive introduction to the diverse field of people skills. Thoroughly updated, it boasts six new chapters with relevance to a wide range of occupations and environments. This book is an essential companion to all students, practitioners and managers across the helping professions.

Oxford Dictionary of Business & Management

Paperback, 26/02/2009, £10.99
7,000 authoritative entries cover all aspects of business and management including marketing, accounting, organizational behaviour, global finance, law, and business strategy. Fully revised and updated, it remains an essential book for business students, teachers, and professionals, and ideal for those needing a guide to business terminology.

Business Economics

Paperback, 22/04/2010, £38.99
Making economics relevant to business students, this exciting new textbook examines economic theory in the context of business. Adopting the perspective of a business manager, students are encouraged to think like economists and engage with real business issues. Concise and applied, this is essential reading.

Strategic Advertising Management 4ed

Paperback, 29/03/2012, £38.99
Strategic Advertising Management offers a systematic look at advertising within a theoretical and strategic planning framework. The authors present an overview of 'how advertising works' and what is required from a manager's perspective, in the development of an effective communication plan.

Business Studies

Paperback, 01/06/2008, £44.99
The bestselling GCE Business Studies texts updated and improved for the new specifications

Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google

Hardback, 05/10/2017, £20.00
For all that's been written about the Four over the last two decades, no one has captured their power and staggering success as insightfully as Scott Galloway. How did the Four infiltrate our lives so completely that they're almost impossible to avoid (or boycott)?

Market Research in Practice: An Introduction to Gaining Greater Market Insight 3ed

Paperback, 03/03/2016, £29.99
Learn the fundamentals of market research with this essential resource for students, new researchers and marketers.

Influence: The Art of Persuasion

Paperback, 12/07/2012, £9.99
Why do people say 'yes' - and how can we apply the theories behind this to get the results we want? This title reveals the six universal principles behind becoming a skilled persuader. It shows not only how you can apply them, but also how to defend yourself against them.

Digital DNA: Disruption and the Challenges for Global Governance

Hardback, 31/07/2017, £25.99
Innovation in information and production technologies is generating both benefits and disruption, rapidly altering how firms and markets perform at a basic level. Digital DNA is an engaging examination of the opportunities, challenges, and ways that countries and the international community can govern developments for broad benefit.

Swimming with Sharks: My Journey into the World of the Bankers

Hardback, 17/09/2015, £12.99
Joris Luyendijk, an investigative journalist, knew as much about banking as the average person: almost nothing. Bankers, he thought, were ruthless, competitive, bonus-obsessed sharks, irrelevant to his life. And then he was assigned to investigate the financial sector.

Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon

Hardback, 17/10/2013, £18.99
£17.09 started off delivering books through the mail. But its visionary founder, Jeff Bezos, wasn't content with being a bookseller. He wanted Amazon to become the everything store. This is a biography of a company that placed one of the first and largest bets on the Internet and forever changed the way we shop and read.

Corporation 2020: Transforming Business for Tomorrow's World

Hardback, 20/09/2012, £22.99
There is an emerging consensus that all is not well with today's market-centric economic model. This book presents approaches to measuring the true costs of business and its obligation to society. It offers a hopeful vision for the role of business in shaping an equitable, sustainable future.

Path of Least Resistance for Managers

7, 01/04/1999, £14.99
This edition shows why most change efforts don't work and explains how to redesign organizations to succeed. It also shows the reader how to take structural laws into account when they restructure their own organizations, so changes they attempt to make do succeed, and they can achieve their goals.

International Entrepreneurship: Starting, Developing, and Managing a Global Venture 2ed

Paperback, 13/03/2012, £48.99
Combining robust narrative with a wide variety of interesting cases, this book shows how entrepreneurs can conduct business activities across national boundaries and succeed in today's hypercompetitive world.

Management Theory and Practice

Paperback, 08/04/2015, £41.99
With chapters covering all aspects of management theory and practice commonly taught on undergraduate courses, this edition focuses on real world examples of management in practice with the introduction of vignettes. It also includes skills sheets and a running case study, which will help students put what they have learned into practice.

Business Bullshit

Paperback, 12/09/2017, £19.99

Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About International Business

Paperback, 17/09/2008, £15.99
Explains why studying international business is important to you as an individual in a humorous and insightful way.

Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Studyin

Paperback, 19/11/2007, £13.99
Aimed at students who want to question what they are learning in their leadership course but are short on time, this book offers an accompaniment to various courses on leadership. It features controversial ideas and funny stories, and covers topics that are relevant to various courses on leadership.

Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Cross-Cultural Management

Paperback, 18/05/2017, £15.99
Conceived by Chris Grey as an antidote to conventional textbooks, each book in the `Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap' series takes a core area of the curriculum and turns it on its head by providing a critical and sophisticated overview of the key issues and debates in an informal, conversational and often humorous way.

Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book about International Business 2ed

Paperback, 24/05/2017, £15.99
Conceived by Chris Grey as an antidote to conventional textbooks, each book in the `Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap' series takes a core area of the curriculum and turns it on its head by providing a critical and sophisticated overview of the key issues and debates in an informal, conversational and often humorous way.

Change management

Paperback, 13/05/2008, £29.99
This updated and expanded edition of the highly successful text on change management uses current examples with a strategic focus to guide students through the issues and processes associated with managing change.

Doing Business in Europe

7, 21/11/2007, £26.99
Covering all the key topics for students studying European Business at upper level undergraduate and graduate level, this textbook focuses on the relationship between business and the political institutions, policies and regulations of the European Union post-enlargement.

Now, Discover Your Strengths

Paperback, 20/06/2005, £12.99
The first interactive business book which provides individuals, managers and organisations with personalised tools to identify their talents and succeed at every level.

Innovation Management: Strategy and Implementation Using the Pentathlon Framework

Paperback, 17/03/2010, £45.99
Designed primarily for students on MBA and executive education courses, this practical text uses a 'pentathlon' framework for discussing key issues. The authors provide pragmatic tools for the effective management of innovation and develop strategies for improving performance in both service and manufacturing companies.

Global Business Environment: Challenges and Responsibilities

Paperback, 18/11/2016, £49.99
The new edition of Janet Morrison's engaging and comprehensive textbook explores the economic, political, social, legal and cultural environments in which businesses operate. Thoroughly updated, now featuring videos and interactive ebook, it challenges readers to think critically about the challenges and responsibilities of global issues.

C.K. Prahalad & Gary Hamel's The Core Competence of the Corporation

Paperback, 05/07/2017, £5.99
One of the most reprinted articles in the history of the Harvard Business Review, "The Core Competence of the Corporation" challenged and redefined traditional concepts of management strategy in an increasingly global and competitive market. Prahalad and Hamel base their 1990 argument on a comparison of case studies.

John P. Kotter's Leading Change

Paperback, 04/07/2017, £5.99
Managing change in a rapidly shifting economy and an era of increased globalization requires strong leadership-and a practical step-by-step approach. Distilling wisdom from years of coaching organizations, Kotter, a professor at Harvard Business School, identifies eight common mistakes that managers make when implementing change.

Douglas McGregor's The Human Side of Enterprise

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £5.99
Douglas McGregor's 1960 book is a vital study of the conditions that make employment satisfying and meaningful. Traditionally, managers assumed people were lazy and would not work unless strictly controlled. McGregor believed this was a faulty view of human nature.

Harvard Business Review on Knowledge Management

7, 01/09/1998, £14.99
Highlights the thinking and practical applications that are defining the field of knowledge management. This book includes Peter Drucker's prophetic "The Coming of the New Organization" and Ikujiro Nonaka's "Knowledge-Creating Company".

New History of Management

Paperback, 30/09/2017, £27.99
This book argues that if we are to think differently about management, we must first rewrite management history.
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