I read the first edition of this book early in 1950, when I was nineteen.
I thought then that it was by far the best book about investing
ever written. I still think it is.
To invest successfully over a lifetime does not require a stratospheric
IQ, unusual business insights, or inside information.
What’s needed is a sound intellectual framework for making decisions
and the ability to keep emotions from corroding that framework.
This book precisely and clearly prescribes the proper
framework. You must supply the emotional discipline....
For more than two decades, futures traders have turned to the classic Trading Systems and Methods for complete information about the latest, most successful indicators, programs, algorithms, and systems. Perry Kaufman, a leading futures expert highly respected for his years of experience in research and trading, has thoroughly rewritten and updated his bestselling guide, which remains the most comprehensive and instructional book on trading systems today.
Seek opportunities for growth through market diversification; gain new ideas about products, services, and business methods; better serve key customers that have relocated abroad; be closer to supply sources, benefit from global sourcing advantages, or gain flexibility in the sourcing of products.
Business Letters for Busy People is designed to be used, not
just read. You not only get the easy-to-read impact of chapter-bychapter
“how to” information, but each section is also filled with
checklists, ready-to-use letters and guidelines to help you do your
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Research problems and questions and how
they relate to debates in Research Methods
Recommended additional reading:
Research Methods for Business Students, (Saunders, M, Lewis, P et al. 2007) Chapters 1 and 2
1.1 Chapter Overview
1.1.1 Learning Outcomes
By the end of this chapter successful students will be able to:
1. Understand the learning and teaching strategy for this chapter
2. Distinguish business and management research from other kinds of research
3. Understand the issues relating to identifying and reformulating problems for research
4. Identify the key debates in research methods...
Introduction to Quantitative Research Methods is a student-friendly introduction to quantitative research methods and basic statistics. It uses a detective theme throughout the text and in multimedia courseware to show how quantitative methods have been used to solve real-life problems. The book focuses on principles and techniques that are appropriate to introductory level courses in media, psychology and sociology. Examples and illustrations are drawn from historical and contemporary research in the social sciences. ...
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This book gives you a proven method to help ensure your company’s
success. Organizations fail to accomplish their goals for
one simple reason: The management story being told is incomplete,
inaccurate, and incongruent. This book cuts past the traditional
problems of planning and provides management with a documented
method of building a simplified business plan that works. You’ll
learn how to tell a story that is inclusive of employees and empowers
them to participate in the company success....
Business is one of the most diverse activities of mankind. Business operations typically handled by the business institutions such as companies, corporations, private ... but can also be active self of individuals.Business is the economic mode of operation conditions exist in the economy of goods, including the overall methods, forms and means by which economic agents to make use of its economic activity (including the process of investment, production, transportation, trade, services ...
This collection will help people at all levels understand the fundamental theories and practices of effective decision making so that they can make better decisions in their personal and professional lives. Articles include: The Effective Decision by Peter F. Drucker; Even Swaps: A Rational Method for Making Trade-offs by John S. Hammond, Ralph L.
Quantitative Methods for Business provides an understanding of quantitative
business techniques. As the sub-title, The A–Z of QM suggests, the book is
an accessible guide to the use of a wide variety of quantitative methods that
have important and varied business applications. A range of techniques
are discussed and demonstrated using worked examples, all set in business
contexts. There are ‘road test’ sections where real uses of the techniques
Real-time electronic business transaction system and method for reporting stfc/fct data to
Title: Real-time electronic business transaction system and method for reporting stfc/fct data to
Statistical methods for survival data analysis have continued to flourish in the
last two decades. Applications of the methods have been widened from their
historical use in cancer and reliability research to business, criminology,
epidemiology, and social and behavioral sciences. The third edition of Statistical
Methods for Survival Data Analysis is intended to provide a comprehensive
introduction of the most commonly used methods for analyzing survival data.
It begins with basic definitions and interpretations of survival functions....
Business process reengineering is the most popular business
concept of the 1990’s. Celebrated in best-selling books (in the U.S.,
Japan, Brazil, and many countries in Europe), articles in every major
business publication, conferences, and even several videotapes,
reengineering has penetrated into every continent except Antarctica.
Thousands of companies and public sector organizations have
initiated reengineering initiatives. Internal and external consultants
on the topic have proliferated dramatically. Many universities have
created courses on the topic for business school students....
This publication was originally written as a text for a business communication course
and has subsequently been expanded. It sets out to explain some business
communication issues and hopefully assist in making you a better communicator, both
at work and in your personal life.
For business success the ability to communicate at different levels, by a variety of
methods, to peers and superiors, sideways to your counterparts and downward to
people you are supervising is essential.
You can fi nd new customers, or…you can have
your current customers buy more frequently
from you…or…you can give your current customers
more opportunities to increase the size
of the purchases they make.
When a business falls into the unwitting habit
of limiting its own sales, it’s almost always
because the owners have been looking at their
marketing methods through a tunnel, instead of
through a funnel.
The increased speed and mobility of business activities and cross-border transactions resulting from internet usage has particular implications for applying transfer pricing methods and for taxing business profits. This book presents a two-part look at existing OECD positions on these issues.
The nature of business and management research and the structure of this book, building and clarify the research, serious consideration of the document, understanding the philosophical studies and approaches,... are the main contents of the ebook "Research methods for business students". Invite you to consult.
In Business Statistics, we try to narrow the gap between theory and practice by presentingstatistical methods so they are both relevant and interesting.The data that inform a business decision have a story to tell, and the role ofStatistics is to help us hear that story clearly and communicate it to others.