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Accounting and Finance for Managers

Providing coverage of basic bookkeeping, readers will learn how to interpret financial statements and grasp underlying theory, interpret a cash budget and identify potential problems, identify appropriate pricing strategies to fit different markets and products/services, and incorporate financial evaluation into operational decision making and problem solving.

Architectural Acoustics, ed. 2

Presents a thorough technical overview of the discipline, from basic concepts to specific design advice. Beginning with a brief history, it reviews the fundamentals of acoustics, human perception and reaction to sound, acoustic noise measurements, noise metrics, and environmental noise characterization.

Aviation Security Management

Covers important aspects of Aviation Security policy and provides expert interpretations of relevant domestic and international Aviation Security legislation and their impact on the aviation industry.

Aviation, ed. 2

Profiles jobs in aviation such as aeronautical and aerospace technicians, aerospace engineers, aircraft mechanics, customs officials, military pilots, flight Instructors, and travel agents.

Best Practices and New Perspectives in Service Science and Management

This book provides original research on all aspects of service science, service management, service engineering, and its supporting technology in order to administer cutting-edge knowledge to encourage the improvement of services.

Business Networking For Dummies®

This book demonstrates how to: use business networking to grow and develop your business; find the right platform or platforms to build your own network and 'assemble your crowd'; pitch yourself and your business with confidence; get the most out of face-to-face networking events - including tips on presentation skills and sound bites; join up your 'real life' and online networking; measure your networking success; and follow up with new contacts successfully.

Computational Models, Software Engineering, and Advanced Technologies in Air Transportation

Covers modern information technology applications in air transportation. Contains multi-disciplinary contributions in areas of information technology involving air traffic control, airport design, airline management, and operations.

Could I Do That?

This book encourages the reader to take on new challenges in their careers and/or personal lives. It offers advice and methods on how to choose and achieve personal goals.

Designing 2D and 3D Network-On-Chip Architectures

This book covers key concepts in the design of 2D and 3D Network-on-Chip (NoC) interconnect. Coverage focuses on topology exploration for both 2D and 3D NoCs, routing algorithms, NoC router design, NoC-based system integration, verification and testing, and NoC reliabilty.

Environmental Engineering

Discusses the ways in which environmental engineering blends the best aspects of art and design with the sciences of physics, geology, ecology, and the chemistry of matter.

Global Logistics Strategies

This book examines how the logistics industry has developed; how it is influenced by macro-economic factors and demand-side trends; what the risks are to the industry and how it will develop in the coming years. Six key logistics segments (freight forwarding, contract logistics, shipping, road freight, air cargo and express) are defined and explored in detail. The book also examines the individual supply chain dynamics and logistics demands of the major vertical sectors.

Green Logistics, ed. 2

Analyses the environmental consequences of logistics operations and how to deal with them in an effective and cost efficient way. It examines key areas including carbon auditing of supply chains, transferring freight to greener transport modes, reducing the environmental impact of warehousing, improving fuel efficiency in freight transport, and reverse logistics for the management of waste.

International Logistics and Supply Chain Outsourcing

A guide to the use of outsourcing logistics and supply chain operations. Includes a review of the market, an assessment of the major providers, a description of the main services available and a consideration of the key drivers for outsourcing.

Introduction to Naval Architecture

This book provides a broad appreciation of the science and art of naval architecture, explaining the subject in physical rather than in mathematical terms. While covering basic principles, such as hull geometry, propulsion, and stability, the book also addresses contemporary topics, such as computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacture (CAD/CAM). It reflects the continuing developments in technology, changes in international regulations, and recent research.

Logistics and Retail Management, ed. 4

This book features research, ideas and experience of current thinking on supply chain management in retail. Reflecting the changing needs of the global marketplace and responding to the challenges faced by retailers, it includes a chapter on International Fashion Supply Chain Management and another on CSR and the textile supply chain.

Next Generation Knowledge Machines

Deals with topics and insight into the design and architecture of next-generation computing systems that deal with human and social problems. Processor and Internet technologies form the subject matter and focal point, while information and knowledge on the Internet delivered by next-generation mobile networks form the technical core presented.

Practical Aviation Security, ed. 2

This book provides an overview of the aviation security system, from crucial historical events to the policies, policymakers, and major terrorist and criminal acts that have shaped the procedures in use today. New technologies that are shaping the future are also addressed.

Supply Chain Risk Management, ed. 2

Examines the different and varying risks to supply chains, from traffic congestion to major environmental disasters. It provides guidance on identifying and analyzing risk as well as advice on building a resilient supply chain.

Sustainability, Energy and Architecture

Offers insights from renowned experts in energy efficient building from the world over, providing a multi-faceted overview of the state-of-the-art in energy efficient architecture. Covers issues related to energy efficient building such as daylighting, LED lighting, solar thermal and cooling, retrofitting, LEED and similar certification efforts, passive houses, net-zero and close-zero structures, and water recycling. Highlights best practices for commercial buildings.

Technology Engineering and Management in Aviation

Details the essential new developments in technology and management in the aviation industry.

The 20 Ps of Marketing

This guide introduces marketers at all levels to the new elements of the marketing mix including: planning; persuasion; publicity; positioning; productivity; partnerships; passion and more. Combining practical advice with case studies, it covers brands that have mastered the "20 Ps" such as Haagen-Dazs and Sony, and others, such as Kodak, who got left behind.

The 8 Dimensions of Leadership

This guide explores leadership through the lens of Inscape's third generation DiSC model of human behavior and is designed to paint an inclusive picture of the varied approaches that make for strong leadership.

The Complete History of Aviation

Covers the innovation in aviation travel from balloon flights to airplanes and jets, and how the technology of these innovations and society has changed throughout the course of history.

The Concepts of International Business

This series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various business topics. This volume offers an introduction to the financial, legal, and practical factors that influence international business.

The Logistics and Supply Chain Toolkit

A complete toolkit for warehouse, transport and inventory managers covering all the techniques and processes they need to operate efficient logistics operations.

Business

Accounting and Finance for Managers

Providing coverage of basic bookkeeping, readers will learn how to interpret financial statements and grasp underlying theory, interpret a cash budget and identify potential problems, identify appropriate pricing strategies to fit different markets and products/services, and incorporate financial evaluation into operational decision making and problem solving.

Aviation Security Management

Covers important aspects of Aviation Security policy and provides expert interpretations of relevant domestic and international Aviation Security legislation and their impact on the aviation industry.

Best Practices and New Perspectives in Service Science and Management

This book provides original research on all aspects of service science, service management, service engineering, and its supporting technology in order to administer cutting-edge knowledge to encourage the improvement of services.

Business Networking For Dummies®

This book demonstrates how to: use business networking to grow and develop your business; find the right platform or platforms to build your own network and 'assemble your crowd'; pitch yourself and your business with confidence; get the most out of face-to-face networking events - including tips on presentation skills and sound bites; join up your 'real life' and online networking; measure your networking success; and follow up with new contacts successfully.

Global Logistics Strategies

This book examines how the logistics industry has developed; how it is influenced by macro-economic factors and demand-side trends; what the risks are to the industry and how it will develop in the coming years. Six key logistics segments (freight forwarding, contract logistics, shipping, road freight, air cargo and express) are defined and explored in detail. The book also examines the individual supply chain dynamics and logistics demands of the major vertical sectors.

Green Logistics, ed. 2

Analyses the environmental consequences of logistics operations and how to deal with them in an effective and cost efficient way. It examines key areas including carbon auditing of supply chains, transferring freight to greener transport modes, reducing the environmental impact of warehousing, improving fuel efficiency in freight transport, and reverse logistics for the management of waste.

International Logistics and Supply Chain Outsourcing

A guide to the use of outsourcing logistics and supply chain operations. Includes a review of the market, an assessment of the major providers, a description of the main services available and a consideration of the key drivers for outsourcing.

Logistics and Retail Management, ed. 4

This book features research, ideas and experience of current thinking on supply chain management in retail. Reflecting the changing needs of the global marketplace and responding to the challenges faced by retailers, it includes a chapter on International Fashion Supply Chain Management and another on CSR and the textile supply chain.

Supply Chain Risk Management, ed. 2

Examines the different and varying risks to supply chains, from traffic congestion to major environmental disasters. It provides guidance on identifying and analyzing risk as well as advice on building a resilient supply chain.

The 20 Ps of Marketing

This guide introduces marketers at all levels to the new elements of the marketing mix including: planning; persuasion; publicity; positioning; productivity; partnerships; passion and more. Combining practical advice with case studies, it covers brands that have mastered the "20 Ps" such as Haagen-Dazs and Sony, and others, such as Kodak, who got left behind.

The 8 Dimensions of Leadership

This guide explores leadership through the lens of Inscape's third generation DiSC model of human behavior and is designed to paint an inclusive picture of the varied approaches that make for strong leadership.

The Concepts of International Business

This series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various business topics. This volume offers an introduction to the financial, legal, and practical factors that influence international business.

The Logistics and Supply Chain Toolkit

A complete toolkit for warehouse, transport and inventory managers covering all the techniques and processes they need to operate efficient logistics operations.

Education

Aviation, ed. 2

Profiles jobs in aviation such as aeronautical and aerospace technicians, aerospace engineers, aircraft mechanics, customs officials, military pilots, flight Instructors, and travel agents.

Environment

Environmental Engineering

Discusses the ways in which environmental engineering blends the best aspects of art and design with the sciences of physics, geology, ecology, and the chemistry of matter.

Green Logistics, ed. 2

Analyses the environmental consequences of logistics operations and how to deal with them in an effective and cost efficient way. It examines key areas including carbon auditing of supply chains, transferring freight to greener transport modes, reducing the environmental impact of warehousing, improving fuel efficiency in freight transport, and reverse logistics for the management of waste.

Sustainability, Energy and Architecture

Offers insights from renowned experts in energy efficient building from the world over, providing a multi-faceted overview of the state-of-the-art in energy efficient architecture. Covers issues related to energy efficient building such as daylighting, LED lighting, solar thermal and cooling, retrofitting, LEED and similar certification efforts, passive houses, net-zero and close-zero structures, and water recycling. Highlights best practices for commercial buildings.

General Reference

Could I Do That?

This book encourages the reader to take on new challenges in their careers and/or personal lives. It offers advice and methods on how to choose and achieve personal goals.

History

The Complete History of Aviation

Covers the innovation in aviation travel from balloon flights to airplanes and jets, and how the technology of these innovations and society has changed throughout the course of history.

Science

Architectural Acoustics, ed. 2

Presents a thorough technical overview of the discipline, from basic concepts to specific design advice. Beginning with a brief history, it reviews the fundamentals of acoustics, human perception and reaction to sound, acoustic noise measurements, noise metrics, and environmental noise characterization.

Environmental Engineering

Discusses the ways in which environmental engineering blends the best aspects of art and design with the sciences of physics, geology, ecology, and the chemistry of matter.

Technology

Best Practices and New Perspectives in Service Science and Management

This book provides original research on all aspects of service science, service management, service engineering, and its supporting technology in order to administer cutting-edge knowledge to encourage the improvement of services.

Computational Models, Software Engineering, and Advanced Technologies in Air Transportation

Covers modern information technology applications in air transportation. Contains multi-disciplinary contributions in areas of information technology involving air traffic control, airport design, airline management, and operations.

Designing 2D and 3D Network-On-Chip Architectures

This book covers key concepts in the design of 2D and 3D Network-on-Chip (NoC) interconnect. Coverage focuses on topology exploration for both 2D and 3D NoCs, routing algorithms, NoC router design, NoC-based system integration, verification and testing, and NoC reliabilty.

Introduction to Naval Architecture

This book provides a broad appreciation of the science and art of naval architecture, explaining the subject in physical rather than in mathematical terms. While covering basic principles, such as hull geometry, propulsion, and stability, the book also addresses contemporary topics, such as computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacture (CAD/CAM). It reflects the continuing developments in technology, changes in international regulations, and recent research.

Next Generation Knowledge Machines

Deals with topics and insight into the design and architecture of next-generation computing systems that deal with human and social problems. Processor and Internet technologies form the subject matter and focal point, while information and knowledge on the Internet delivered by next-generation mobile networks form the technical core presented.

Practical Aviation Security, ed. 2

This book provides an overview of the aviation security system, from crucial historical events to the policies, policymakers, and major terrorist and criminal acts that have shaped the procedures in use today. New technologies that are shaping the future are also addressed.

Sustainability, Energy and Architecture

Offers insights from renowned experts in energy efficient building from the world over, providing a multi-faceted overview of the state-of-the-art in energy efficient architecture. Covers issues related to energy efficient building such as daylighting, LED lighting, solar thermal and cooling, retrofitting, LEED and similar certification efforts, passive houses, net-zero and close-zero structures, and water recycling. Highlights best practices for commercial buildings.

Technology Engineering and Management in Aviation

Details the essential new developments in technology and management in the aviation industry.

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