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Principles and Practices of Professional Consulting

by Steven C. Stryker

Although consultants influence the outcome of major endeavors in the fields of management, finance, government, and engineering, few attempts have been made to establish the tenets and techniques of consulting....


Robert's Rules Simplified

by Arthur T. Lewis & Henry M. Robert

Who has the floor, and how do you make a motion? What keeps a meeting from collapsing into chaos? This bible of parliamentary procedures transforms complex rules into easy-to-understand basics.


Telecommunications: Glossary of Telecommunications Terms

by National Telecommunication Information Administration

This glossary contains more than 5,000 technical terms and definitions that were standardized by the federal government for use by international and U.S. government telecommunications specialists. It includes...


International Business Research: Strategies and Resources

by Esther L. Gil & Awilda Reyes

In the 21st century, most businesses participate in globalization, whether by entering new markets worldwide or dealing with competitors from around the world. International Business Research: Strategies and...


Ranking America's Fifty States: A Comparison in Graphic Detail

by Michael D. Dulberger

This book provides a compendium of stimulating facts about the states, presented graphically, and covering a wide array of topics including demographic, economic, environmental, health, and crime variables....


Globalization and Feminist Activism

by Mary E. Hawkesworth

In this comprehensive overview, Mary E. Hawkesworth explores transnational feminist efforts to produce a more just global order. Arguing that globalization is a feminist issue, she considers how social, economic,...


Changing Safety's Paradigms

by Ron C. McKinnon

Fueled by more than 30 years in the safety industry and by thousands of interviews with managers and workers worldwide, McKinnon confronts the safety industry's most prevalent and most dangerous myths head-on....


A Guide to Screenwriting Success: Writing for Film and Television

by Stephen V. Duncan

A Guide to Screenwriting Success provides a comprehensive overview of writing-and rewriting-a screenplay. Duncan's handy book teaches new screenwriters the process of creating a professional screenplay from...


Safety and Environmental Management

by Daniel Della-Giustina

Just how comprehensive is your company's safety plan? If it doesn't include the eight key components of industrial safety addressed in this new book, your facility may be unnecessarily vulnerable to physical...


Women, Men, and Human Capital Development in the Public Sector: Return on Investments

by Bonnie G. Mani

This study analyzes factors, both legal and illegal, that lead to inequities in the pay and status of men and women. Due to American culture, the wage gap may never close, but investments in human capital development...


The Capitalist's Bible

by Gretchen Morgenson

The Capitalist’s Bible, edited by Gretchen Morgenson, an award-winning journalist with the New York Times, is the essential guide to capitalism and its many languages, customs, and practices. Including thinkers...


Marine Safety: Tools for Risk-Based Decision Making

by ABS Consulting

Marine Safety provides a toolbox of field-tested and proven tools for assessing and managing marine risks and making better-informed decisions to prevent marine casualties. Using this book as a guide, managers...


The A to Z of Japanese Business

by Stuart D. B. Picken

The A to Z of Japanese Business is an examination of the origins and characteristics of Japan's business culture. This handy reference book includes most of the important words or company names that foreign...


Fundamentals of Site Remediation: for Metal- and  Hydrocarbon-Contaminated Soils

by John Pichtel

This introductory manual addresses environmental site restoration practices that both ensure compliance with federal statutes and prevent further contamination or expense. Emphasizing environmental chemistry,...


Marine Electrical Basics Workbook

by William A. Young

Updated with the 2000 rules, the Fourth Edition provides shipyard electricians and electrical designers with the step-by-step instruction they need to design and install electrical systems on marine installations,...


Safety is a People Business: A Practical Guide to the Human Side of Safety

by Michael V. Manning

Filled with practical insights, solutions, and tools, this book will help even veteran safety professionals better understand behavioral approaches to safety, improve safety performance and employee involvement,...


Reliability Management: An Overview

by International EQE

Learn how a total-organization effort (maintenance, operations, engineering, and procurements) can improve your organization's reliability and financial performance. Basing their systematic approach on three...


ESAs Made Easy: A Checklist Approach to Phase I Environmental Site Assessments

by Andre R. Cooper

Learn how to conduct and evaluate a successful Phase I ESA to identify existing or potential environmental hazards and 'special resources' for a subject property. Through its easy-to-follow checklist format...


Meeting Procedures: Parliamentary Law and Rules of Order for the 21st Century

by James Lochrie

A complete, modern guide to meeting procedures. From voting and debating to rules on quorum, this guidebook is packed with simplified information that avoids jargon, meeting the needs of most non-profit organizations...


The Project Management Handbook: A Guide to Capital Improvements

by Kevin P. Vida

Project managers are needed in many different industries, including computer services, architecture, engineering, local and federal governments, and private industry. And many different kinds of organizations...