Category Archives: Human Resources

The Handbook of Organizational Culture and Climate, 2nd Edition, Neal M. Ashkanasy

The Handbook of Organizational Culture and Climate, 2nd Edition

In The Handbook of Organizational Culture and Climate: Second Edition, a team of leading international scholars presents the state-of-the-art in the field, ten years after the publication of the award-winning First Edition. Following the Preface by Edgar Schein, 33 entirely new chapters document the development and maturing of ideas canvassed in the First Edition, and also offer exciting new perspectives on organizational culture and climate. Continue reading

Accelerating Health Care Transformation with Lean and Innovation: The Virginia Mason Experience, 1st Edition, Paul E. Plsek

Accelerating Health Care Transformation with Lean and Innovation The Virginia Mason Experience, 1st Edition

Virginia Mason Medical Center (VMMC) was one of the first health care organizations to implement Lean and its methodologies. Other organizations have followed VMMC’s lead, but this world class organization still leads in the utilization of innovative Lean tools. Continue reading

Preface to Marketing Management, 13th Edition, J. Paul Peter

Preface to Marketing Management, 13th Edition

Preface to Marketing Management, 13e, by Peter and Donnelly, is praised in the market for its organization, format, clarity, brevity and flexibility. The thirteenth edition serves as an overview for critical issues in marketing management. Its brief, inexpensive, paperback format makes it a perfect fit for instructors who assign cases, readings, simulations or offer modules on marketing management for MBA students. The text also works in courses that implement a cross-functional curriculum where the students are required to purchase several texts. Continue reading

Student Cultural Diversity: Understanding and Meeting the Challenge, 3rd Edition, Eugene García

Student Cultural Diversity Understanding and Meeting the Challenge, 3rd Edition

Student Cultural Diversity provides practical advice and solutions to K-12 teachers who ask themselves how to address an increasingly diverse student body. The book’s unique framework explores the social, cognitive, and communicative roots of diversity, discussing how children learn to think and communicate within their home, community, and school environments. Continue reading

PgMP® Exam Practice Test and Study Guide, 4th Edition (ESI International Project Management Series), Ginger Levin

PgMP® Exam Practice Test and Study Guide, 4th Edition (ESI International Project Management Series)

PgMP® Exam Practice Test and Study Guide, Fourth Edition is the book you need to pass the Program Management Professional (PgMP®) exam the first time around. It reflects recent revisions based on PMI®‘s Standard for Program Management – Third Edition (2013). Continue reading