What Doug finds in the secret compartment of his new red Corvette will forever change his life. It will also change Catherine’s. Doug and Catherine come from two different worlds. Catherine’s world is one of privilege and wealth. Doug grew up dirt poor and full of envy of others who...
Genre: Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Mystery, Fiction, Romance, Contemporary, Romantic Suspense
Size: 288 pages
Every year, tens of thousands of companies—from industry giants to aspiring upstarts—apply to speak at conferences. They pump millions of dollars into these events, hoping to find new customers, strengthen their brand, and meet new partners. Sadly, for most of them, things don’t go that way. Submitted topics aren’t chosen; when they are, they come across as tone-deaf sales pitches.What does it take to be chosen to speak—and to rock the mic when given the chance? This book takes you behind-the-scenes of the conference process, showing you how to submit, plan, and deliver a talk that matters. Event organizer Alistair Croll provides many examples based on his experience with a wide range of conferences, including O’Reilly’s Strata, Velocity, Web2Expo, and TOC Conferences.Learn 1...
Genre: Business & Finance, Business Life, Computing, Microsoft, Nonfiction
Size: 80 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 16 January 2019 onward
Full of quick tips and advice, the Brilliant series makes complex topics simple and easy to apply in the real world. 1.5 million Brilliant books have been sold around the world, so to celebrate this milestone we've included 10 Chapters from 10 of our bestselling Brilliant books to give you a taste of the series. By choosing the most inspiring and useful chapter for you, we hope you'll learn something new and get one step closer to being Brilliant on your chosen subject. Brilliant books are available for business, careers, management, lifeskills, computing, teaching, and study skills topics. So if you need help, advice or inspiration then we have something for all your personal and professional needs.
Genre: Business & Finance, Business Life, Finance, Management & Leadership, Nonfiction, Self-Help & Counselling, Psychology, Health & Fitness, Exercise & Fitness, Self-Help
Size: 229 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 13 January 2019 onward
Do you want to successfully self-publish?
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I've spent the last seven years self-publishing bestselling fiction and non-fiction books and in 2011, I left my day job to become a full-time author entrepreneur. I've made lots of mistakes along the way, but through the process of self-publishing 17 books, I've learned the m...
Genre: Business & Finance, Business Life, Careers, Reference, Small Business & Entrepreneurship, Nonfiction, Self-Help & Counselling, Creativity & Genius, Education & Reference, Business Skills, Publishing & Books, Writing
Size: 81 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 08 January 2019 onward
This book is open access under a CC-BY license. Moral dilemmas are a pervasive feature of working life. Moral Reasoning at Work offers a fresh perspective on how to live with them. How do we cope with situations where no matter what we decide to do, something will be wrong? How do we live with the moral dissonance between what we are tempted to do and what is in line with our moral convictions? What can organizations do to establish a foundation for responsible decision-making and conduct? This book combines research streams from ethics and moral psychology using extensive experience of sessions of moral reasoning with leaders and employees in organizations. It argues that there is a need to go beyond compliance and traditional approaches to ethics in order to prepare decision-makers for m...
Genre: Business & Finance, Business Life, Finance, Industries & Professions, Management & Leadership, Reference, Nonfiction, Politics & Social Sciences, Philosophy, Science & Maths
Size: 116 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 05 January 2019 onward
Are you happy with the way you work? Are you engaged, energised in the office? Or do you sometimes feel that your days are dominated by process and technology?Reimagining business is about waking up to a new environment, based on collaborative and flexible working, on technology that, used correctly, liberates rather than constrains. The future of work must be based on being open, on focusing on results, not process and on empowerment, not hierarchy.Dave Coplin, Chief Envisioning Officer at Microsoft UK, has been immersed in the technologies that are making waves in the workplace. This is his call to reimagine business.#bizreimagined
Genre: Business & Finance, Business Life, Finance, Investing, Management & Leadership, Small Business & Entrepreneurship, Nonfiction
Size: 114 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 26 December 2018 onward