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Working patterns & practices books

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A Good Time to be a Girl Don'T Lean in, Change the System by Helena Morrissey A Good Time to be a Girl Don'T Lean in, Change the System

Five years have passed since women were exhorted to `Lean In'. Over that time, the world has transformed beyond all expectations. But why should anyone `lean in' to a patriarchal system that is out of date? Why not change it...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/02/2018

A Good Time to be a Girl Don'T Lean in, Change the System by Helena Morrissey A Good Time to be a Girl Don'T Lean in, Change the System

Five years have passed since women were exhorted to `Lean In'. Over that time, the world has transformed beyond all expectations. But why should anyone `lean in' to a patriarchal system that is out of date? Why not change it...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/02/2018

A Good Time to be a Girl Don'T Lean in, Change the System by Helena Morrissey A Good Time to be a Girl Don'T Lean in, Change the System

Five years have passed since women were exhorted to `Lean In'. Over that time, the world has transformed beyond all expectations. But why should anyone `lean in' to a patriarchal system that is out of date? Why not change it...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/02/2018

Plunkett's Sharing & Gig Economy, Freelance Workers & On-Demand Delivery Industry Almanac 2018 Sharing & Gig Economy, Freelance Workers & On-Demand Delivery Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Le by Jack W. Plunkett Plunkett's Sharing & Gig Economy, Freelance Workers & On-Demand Delivery Industry Almanac 2018 Sharing & Gig Economy, Freelance Workers & On-Demand Delivery Market Research, Statistics, Trends & Le

This carefully-researched book covers exciting trends in the business of the sharing and gig economy, freelance workers, and on-demand delivery. This reference tool includes thorough market and trends analysis, and contains thousands of contacts for business and industry leaders, industry...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2018

Listen Up! by Kat Koppett Listen Up!

To build successful and productive relationships in the workplace, you need to be a good listener. This issue of TD at Work can help you learn to listen in a way that supports your colleagues and clients. In Listen Up!,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Re-organising Service Work: Call Centres in Germany and Britain Call Centres in Germany and Britain by Karen A. Shire, Ursula Holtgrewe, Christian Kerst Re-organising Service Work: Call Centres in Germany and Britain Call Centres in Germany and Britain
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This title was first published in 2002. Call centres are a type of service work that stand at the interface between corporations and consumers. They exemplify more general tendencies present within service work. They also have a particular public image...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

Handbook of Research on Human Factors in Contemporary Workforce Development by Bryan Christiansen Handbook of Research on Human Factors in Contemporary Workforce Development

Presents the latest scholarly perspectives on social aspects and employee influences on modern business environments. Including a range of topics such as gender diversity, performance appraisal, and job satisfaction, this publication is an ideal reference for academics, professionals, students, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/03/2017

Handbook of Research on Organizational Culture and Diversity in the Modern Workforce by Bryan Christiansen Handbook of Research on Organizational Culture and Diversity in the Modern Workforce

Presents the latest scholarly content on components and impacts on effecting culturally diverse workplace environments. Highlighting a range of pertinent topics such as emotional intelligence, human resources, and work-life balance, this publication is designed for managers, professionals, researchers, students, and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/03/2017

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The Cambridge Handbook of the Global Work-Family Interface by Kristen M. (University of Georgia) Shockley The Cambridge Handbook of the Global Work-Family Interface

Describes the theories, policies, challenges, and opportunities surrounding managing work and family roles globally, and identifies future research ideas.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/03/2018

The Business of Sleep How Sleeping Better Can Transform Your Career by Vicki Culpin The Business of Sleep How Sleeping Better Can Transform Your Career

Margaret Thatcher may famously have been able to make do with five hours a night, but for many people that little amount of sleep can - even in the short term - have serious and damaging side-effects. Major disasters have...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Workers' Rights and Labor Compliance in Global Supply Chains Is a Social Label the Answer? by Jennifer Bair Workers' Rights and Labor Compliance in Global Supply Chains Is a Social Label the Answer?

This book provides insight into the potential for the market to protect and improve labour standards and working conditions in global apparel supply chains. It examines the possibilities and limitations of market approaches to securing social compliance in global manufacturing...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/08/2016

Active Shooter Preparing for and Responding to a Growing Threat by Kevin (CEO, Level 4 Security, LLC) Doss, Charles (CEO, Readiness Resource Group) Shepherd Active Shooter Preparing for and Responding to a Growing Threat
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According to Pinkerton-the leading provider of risk management services in the world-workplace violence is second only to cybersecurity as the top threat faced by organizations today. Incidents involving active shooters in the workplace are on the rise and becoming more...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/08/2015

Impact of Diversity on Organization and Career Development by Claretha Hughes Impact of Diversity on Organization and Career Development

Offers a reflective discussion of the previous approaches and strategies of companies in relation to the paradigm shift in workplace equity of today's workforce. By examining both old and new strategies, the research included in this publication will present a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2014

The Digital Renaissance of Work Delivering Digital Workplaces Fit for the Future by Paul Miller, Elizabeth Marsh The Digital Renaissance of Work Delivering Digital Workplaces Fit for the Future
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The world of work is going through an unprecedented revival driven by new technologies. The Digital Renaissance of Work: Delivering Digital Workplaces Fit for the Future will take the reader on a journey into the emerging technology-led revival of work....
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/10/2014

The Rise of the Humans How to outsmart the digital deluge by Dave Coplin The Rise of the Humans How to outsmart the digital deluge

The rapid growth of our digital world has brought huge advantages - access to information anywhere, at any time, and the ability to communicate with colleagues, family and friends around the globe in real-time. But in other ways, the same...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/05/2014

Out of Office How to Work from Home, Telecommute, or Workshift Successfully by Simon Salt Out of Office How to Work from Home, Telecommute, or Workshift Successfully

Work where you want, when you want! Want the flexibility to work outside the office? It's not all peaches and cream ! There are real pitfalls, real tradeoffs, real hassles. But there are also real solutions. Whether you're freelancing, telecommuting,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/03/2014

Relationships in Organizations A Work Psychology Perspective by Rachel Morrison Relationships in Organizations A Work Psychology Perspective

This book is an exploration into the current world of relationships in the workplace. It focuses on the ways in which organizational relationships - be they friendships, superior-subordinate relationships, negative relationships, romantic liaisons or simply membership to a social network...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2013

Workers' Rights and Labor Compliance in Global Supply Chains Is a Social Label the Answer? by Jennifer Bair Workers' Rights and Labor Compliance in Global Supply Chains Is a Social Label the Answer?

This book provides insight into the potential for the market to protect and improve labour standards and working conditions in global apparel supply chains. It examines the possibilities and limitations of market approaches to securing social compliance in global manufacturing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/08/2013

Remote Office Not Required by Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson Remote Office Not Required
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For too long our lives have been dominated by the `under one roof' Industrial Revolution model of work. The technology to work remotely and to avoid the daily grind of commuting and meetings has finally come of age, and bestselling...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2013

Greater Washington Area Association Compensation and Benefits Study 2012-2013 Edition by ASAE Research Greater Washington Area Association Compensation and Benefits Study 2012-2013 Edition

Provides data on salary levels and employee benefits for more than 70 executive-level, managerial, and administrative positions in trade associations and individual membership organisations that are located in and around Washington, DC. This best-selling publication provides more than 150 tables...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/08/2012

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