Register / Log in

Tag: Self Improvement

20
October

101 Successful Interviewing Strategies

2011. Written by macsalam No comments Posted in: Books, HR
Tagged with ,

101 Successful Interviewing Strategies

Now job seekers or any professional pursuing advancement can masterthe skills needed to prepare for and win interviews with Kramer’s 101 SUCCESSFUL INTERVIEWING STRATEGIES.

Written by an expert career coach and clinical psychologist, this unique book applies the latest research in learning strategies and social intelligence to equip job candidates for interviewing success. This book walks readers through the most important parts of preparing for and effectively managing an interview, including attitude, tactics, and follow-up actions.
From basic tips, such as testing the route to the interview to ensure timely arrival, to more advanced insights such as how to guide the interview into a conversation rather than an interrogation, job candidates will find invaluable insights that can make the difference in interviewing or job-promotion success.
This book’s specialized knowledge and scientifically proven strategies equip job seekers at any level with the skills to approach interviews with confidence, impress the interviewer, and win the job.

Book Details:

Paperback: 144 pages

Publisher: Course Technology PTR; 1st Edition (March 14, 2011)

Language: English

Author: Eric Kramer

Category: Business Books, Job Interview Books

Buy the book directly from Amazon.

Technorati: U8GDYGTWM6S2

06
August

Winning Body Language

2011. Written by macsalam No comments Posted in: Books, HR
Tagged with ,

Winning Body Language

The Unique System of Nonverbal Skills Used by the Most Effective Leaders in Business Today

Whether you’re presenting an idea, delivering a speech, managing a team, or negotiating a deal, your body language plays a key role in your overall success.

This ingenious step-by-step guide, written by an elite trainer of Fortune 50 CEOs and G8 world leaders, unlocks the secrets of nonverbal communication–using a proven system of universal techniques that can give you the ultimate professional advantage. Learn easily how to:

You’ll discover how to sit, stand, and subtly alter your body language to move with confidence, control conversations, command attention, persuade and influence others, and convey positive energy—without saying a word.

Book Details:

Paperback: 256 pages

Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1st Edition (March 17, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Mark Bowden

Category: Business Books, Presentation Books

Buy the book directly from Amazon.

03
April

How I Made My First Million

2011. Written by macsalam 1 comment Posted in: Books, Management
Tagged with , ,

How I Made My First Million

A collection of inspirational stories of ordinary people who took a great idea and turned it into a hugely successful business. Learn how the founders of enormously profitable enterprises—like Just Cuts, Aussie Home Loans, ModelCo, Elite Introductions, Fat Prophets, EcoStore, and fastflowers.com—took a great idea and turned it into a highly lucrative business. Discover what drove them forward, the risks they took, and how they’ve managed to keep their businesses going through the inevitable ups and downs.

More than just a collection of truly inspirational stories, the wisdom and experience they share here might just be the catalyst you need to turn a great idea into your own million dollar enterprise! Some of Australia’s richest men and women reveal in fascinating detail how they made their first million dollars and offer their “Golden Rules” on how anyone can increase their wealth. Some are well-known high flyers, others fly mostly under the radar, but what they all share is entrepreneurial vision and financial success.

Book Details:

Paperback: 198 pages

Publisher: Allen & Unwin (November 1, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Nick Gardner

Category: Business Books, Entrepreneurship Books

Buy the book directly from Amazon.

Thrive on Pressure - Lead and Succeed When Times Get Tough

Be the Leader Who Is Cool, Calm, and in Control–Even in the Worst of Situations

When the going gets tough, you get going! Author Graham Jones, Ph.D., whose work has been featured in the Harvard Business Review, shows you how to excel when the chips are down and use pressure to your advantage. With his successful program, you’ll learn how to:

• Manage stress

• Develop strong self-belief

• Improve mental outlook

• Channel motivation into tangible goals

• Refine your focus

If you have the guts to make a real difference in your organization, you’re ready to Thrive on Pressure and produce positive results for you and your team!

Book Details:

Paperback: 240 pages

Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1st Edition (July 26, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Graham Jones

Category: Business Books, Self Improvement Books

Buy the book directly from Amazon.

06
March

100 Great Time Management Ideas

Are you looking for some great ideas or inspiration to manage your time better? This book contains 100 great ideas, extracted from leading companies and individuals from around the world.
In an age when people of all levels are struggling to cope wiith the demands on their time, just one simple idea can be the catalyst to change that.

100 Great Time Management Ideas can be that very catalyst. Each time management idea is succinctly described and is followed by advice on how it can be applied to the reader s own situation. A simple but potenitally powerful book for anyone seeking new inspiration and that killer application.

Book Details:

Paperback: 224 pages

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish Corp/Ccb (December 1, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Patrick Forsyth

Category: Business Books, Time Management Books

Buy the book directly from Amazon.

19
February

Happiness at Work

2011. Written by macsalam No comments Posted in: Books, HR
Tagged with ,

Happiness at Work

Learn to create resilience and happiness no matter what’s going on in your life

In these tough times, there are few people who are completely happy with the current conditions. From business executives to the everyday Joe or Jane, everyone seems to be going through a rough economic and personal crunch. But acclaimed business school Professor Srikumar Rao says that we can learn to create joy no matter what else may be going on around us.

Rao shows you that it isn’t the negative thing that happens to you that causes your unhappiness, it’s how you see it. Happiness at Work is a thought-provoking new title that moves the mind away from negativity and forces you to resist labeling situations as “bad”, but rather seeing them as neutral.

Happiness at Work provides:

Learn the vital wisdom necessary to achieving a joyful, successful life as you define it through greater resilience and a strong inner core. Get it now with The Happiness Choice.

Book Details:

Hardcover: 256 pages

Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1 edition (March 8, 2010)

Language: English

Editor: Srikumar Rao

Category: Business Books, Social Networking Books

Buy the book directly from Amazon.

12
February

Find Your Courage

2011. Written by macsalam No comments Posted in: Books, HR
Tagged with

Find Your Courage

From popular life coach and motivational speaker Margie Warrell comes an inspiring, practical guide for finding the courage to change any–or every–aspect of your life. Warrell’s “12 Acts of Courage” challenges you to rethink your “life scripts,” overcome everyday fears, and dream bigger. In Find Your Courage, each chapter includes proven strategies and “Courage Exercises” to help you harness their inner strength and make meaningful changes in your personal and professional lives.

Book Details:

Paperback: 304 pages

Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1st Edition (December 12, 2008)

Language: English

Author: Margie Warrell

Category: Business Books, Self-Improvement Books

Buy the book directly from Amazon.

07
February

Marketing Demystified - A Self-Teaching Guide

The goal of marketing is simple: attract customers who will purchase your product. Getting there, though, isn’t so easy. Real marketing success involves a strong foundation in everything from planning, advertising, and publicity to Internet strategies, database management, and more. Enter Marketing DeMystified. Addressing every step of the process in plain English, it helps you master all the tools at your disposal to cultivate strong brand awareness, maximize profits, and build lasting customer loyalty. Featuring realworld examples, end-of-chapter quizzes, and a final exam, Marketing DeMystified is the fuel you need to power up your marketing machine and start producing results.

Book Details:

Paperback: 400 pages

Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1st edition (July 26, 2010)

Language: English

Author: Donna Anselmo

Category: Business Books, Marketing Books

Buy the book directly from Amazon.

03
February

Organize Yourself

2011. Written by macsalam No comments Posted in: Books, HR
Tagged with

Organize Yourself

Many people find it hard to get on top of their workload.  They constantly bounce from one task to another and struggle to prioritize, which can have a serious impact on productivity.

Organise Yourself helps readers develop effective organizational skills and dramatically improve the way they work. It contains tips on seeing through complex problems, building positive workplace habits, avoiding information overload, overcoming distractions and interruptions, organizing work space and filing systems, making effective use of technology, and coping with the challenges of working from home.

Book Details:

Paperback: 160 pages

Publisher: Kogan Page; Third Edition,Revised,Third Edition edition (April 28, 2010)

Language: English

Author: John Caunt

Buy the book directly from Amazon.

21
January

Training Your Brain For Dummies

2011. Written by macsalam No comments Posted in: Books, HR, Management
Tagged with , ,

Training Your Brain For Dummies

Put your brain through its paces and achieve first-rate mental agility

The brain is your body’s most important muscle and, with regular exercise, you can improve its performance and strengthen it against age-related deterioration. This guide offers everything you need to know to keep your brain and memory in tip-top shape, whether it’s by choosing the right foods or playing the piano. From puzzles and exercises to the best day-to-day habits and long-term mental fitness techniques, this book enables you to boost your mental agility and reduce memory loss. So shake off those cobwebs and get your brain fighting-fit in no time!

Book Details:

Paperback: 276 pages

Publisher: For Dummies; 1 edition (February 8, 2011)

Language: English

Author: Tracy Packiam Alloway

Buy the book directly from Amazon.