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Finance for IT Decision Makers: A practical handbook

by Michael Blackstaff

Many IT professionals lack understanding of the financial principles on which decisions about IT should be based. This book is ideal for all IT decision makers who wish to conquer their fear of finance or refresh...

Strategic Purchasing Roadmap

by Eric Salviac, Charles-Henri Vollet & Frédéric Bernard

Purchases from external suppliers represent 20% and up to 80% of companies' total revenue and keeping these expenses down is a critical issue for global financial performance and competitiveness.

As a result,...

IT Procurement Handbook for SMEs

by David Nickson

A guide for small to medium enterprises looking to purchase IT products and services. It covers topics involved in the procurement cycle, from identifying and managing the changing IT requirements of the business,...

A Practical Guide to Software Licensing for Licensees and Licensors

by H. Ward Classen

With intellectual property rights assuming greater importance in today’s world and licensing issues and developments constantly evolving, this book is an essential resource for lawyers who need to understand...

Short and Simple Guide to Smart Investing

by Alan Lavine & Gail Liberman

Mutual funds are fast becoming America's investment choice, largely because of their sheer variety. But, with so many mutual funds to choose from more than 8,000 at last count it's hard for many people to pick...

The Power of Knowledge in Real Estate & Investments

by Francesco Di Meglio & Sarah Roszler

In The Power of Knowledge in Real Estate & Investments, Francesco Di Meglio has written a down-to-earth, easy-to-understand practical guide for anyone buying or selling a property.

Francesco has seen it all in...

Procurement Management in the Supply Chain Environment

by Zhenying Jiang

This book focuses on how to increase operational efficiency and lower total cost through improving the whole process of procurement and supply chain. The book represents new research on process reengineering....

The Tech Contracts Handbook

by David W. Tollen

This handbook is a user-friendly reference manual and training guide on software licenses and other IT agreements, along with cloud computing issues. This handbook is for both lawyers and businesspeople, including...

E-Mobility and Related Clean Technologies from an Empirical Corporate Finance Perspective

by Christian Babl

The book deals with the use of clean technologies and in particular of electronic mobility from the perspective of the empirical capital market. The author sheds light on the developments of economic research...

Better World Shopping Guide #6

by Ellis Jones

The Better World Shopping Guide rates hundreds of products and services from A to F so you can quickly tell the “good guys” from the “bad guys.” Drawing on decades of meticulous research, this completely...

The Better World Handbook

by Ellis Jones & Brett Johnson

Specifically designed to reach people who normally would not consider themselves activists, The Better World Handbook is directed toward those who care about creating a more just, sustainable, and socially responsible...

A Roadmap to Green Supply Chains: Using Supply Chain Archaeology and Big Data Analytics

by Kevin L. Lyons

This book shows the relationship between the sustainability movement and supply chains. It provides a guide for supply chain professionals, as well as government officials, corporate executives, and institutional...

I Love Negotiating: Change your thinking and learn how to get what you want

by Sam Trattles

Does the thought of negotiating

fill you with dread? Do you feel you

could have got a better deal if you

knew how to push for more?

You’re not the only one!

This easy-to-use workbook will guide you through...

The Better World Shopping Guide #5: Every Dollar Makes a Difference

by Ellis Jones

Small enough to fit in your pocket, this practical little book will help you change the world as you shop