ISBN: 041560172X, 9780415601726
Authors: Kerrie Eyers, Gordon Parker,
Publisher: Routledge
Keywords: employees, managers, guide, practical, depression, work, tackling
Pages: 192
Published: 2010-12-19
Category: Human Resources & Personnel Management, Industries & Professions, Business & Investing,
List Price: 17.95 USD

If you have depression, do you persevere or do you risk telling your manager? If you are a manager, what can you do to support the employee and ensure the job is done? Figures suggest that more than ten percent of people in the workforce struggle with depression. Both employees and their managers are looking for the same outcome: recovery and return to best functioning. Tackling Depression at Work explains the key issues that arise and offers proven strategies that employees and managers can ......
ISBN: 0804752370, 9780804752374
Authors: Helen Nissenbaum,
Publisher: Stanford Law Books
Keywords: life, stanford, law, books, social, integrity, context, technology, policy, privacy
Pages: 304
Published: 2009-11-24
Category: Privacy, Business & Culture, Computers & Internet,
List Price: 24.95 USD
  • Rating: 80%


Privacy is one of the most urgent issues associated with information technology and digital media. This book claims that what people really care about when they complain and protest that privacy has been violated is not the act of sharing information itself—most people understand that this is crucial to social life —but the inappropriate, improper sharing of information.Arguing that privacy concerns should not be limited solely to concern about control over personal information, Helen ......
ISBN: 0804756252, 9780804756259
Authors: James Flanigan,
Publisher: Stanford General Books
Keywords: region, global, stanford, general, books, people, economy, southern, california, center, universe, smile
Pages: 216
Published: 2009-02-09
Category: Economics, Business & Investing,
List Price: 27.95 USD
  • Rating: 60%


Thirty-five years ago, a billboard announced to the world: "Smile Los Angeles! You're the Center of the Universe." Hyperbolic at the time, today, this exaggeration comes close to reality. While Southern California is not at the literal center of the universe, it is nevertheless an eye-popping illustration of our globalizing world. Over the course of forty years of reporting, author James Flanigan has written about Southern California for such publications as Forbes and the New York Times. In ......
ISBN: 080475912X, 9780804759120
Authors: Frank Cross,
Publisher: Stanford Law Books
Keywords: interpretation, statutory, practice, theory
Pages: 248
Published: 2008-10-16
Category: Civil Procedure, Procedures & Litigation,
List Price: 50.00 USD

Today, statutes make up the bulk of the relevant law heard in federal courts and arguably represent the most important source of American law. The proper means of judicial interpretation of those statutes have been the subject of great attention and dispute over the years. This book provides new insights into the theory and practice of statutory interpretation by courts. Cross offers the first comprehensive analysis of statutory interpretation and includes extensive empirical evidence of ......
ISBN: 0073527092, 9780073527093
Authors: Lawrence Revsine, Daniel Collins, Bruce Johnson, Fred
Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Irwin
Keywords: analysis, reporting, financial
Pages: 1152
Published: 2008-06-30
Category: Accounting, Accounting & Finance, Professional & Technical,
List Price: Unknown
  • Rating: 60%


Financial Reporting & Analysis (FR&A) by Revsine/Collins/Johnson/Mittelstaedt emphasizes both the process of financial reporting and the analysis of financial statements. This book employs a true "user" perspective by discussing the contracting and decision implications of accounting and this helps readers understand why accounting choices matter and to whom. Revsine, Collins, Johnson, and Mittelstaedt train their readers to be good financial detectives, able to read, use, and interpret ......
ISBN: 078797806X, 9780787978068
Authors: Mike Hudson,
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
Keywords: managing, nonprofit, organizations, challenges, new, leading, edge
Pages: 336
Published: 2005-05-19
Category: Nonprofit Organizations & Charities, Industries & Professions, Business & Investing,
List Price: 45.00 USD
  • Rating: 60%


In Managing at the Leading Edge, United Kingdom’s nonprofit expert Mike Hudson (a modern-day Alexis de Tocqueville) offers an outsider-looking-in guide to the management and governance of nonprofits in the United States. In this important book, he tackles three major questions: What are the leading-edge approaches to managing nonprofit organizations? What should managers and board members be doing differently to enhance the performance of their organizations? How can the impact of the ......
ISBN: 0156029561, 9780156029568
Authors: K. C. Cole,
Publisher: Mariner Books
Keywords: cosmos, conversations, matter, over, mind
Pages: 336
Published: 2004-04-17
Category: Essays, Literature & Fiction,
List Price: 18.95 USD
  • Rating: 80%


The universe comes down to earth in K. C. Cole's Mind Over Matter, a fresh and witty exploration of physics, cosmology, mathematics, astronomy, and more. Like no other science writer, Cole demystifies scientific concepts and humanizes the people who study them. Beginning with a discussion of how "the mind creates reality as well as muddles it," she then peeks into the stories behind science's great minds and into their playful side, and concludes by illuminating the relationship between science ......
ISBN: 0071411461, 9780071411462
Authors: Marjorie Eberts, Rachel Kelsey,
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Keywords: online, types, amp, surfers, cyber, careers
Pages: 160
Published: 2003-09-26
Category: Guides, Job Hunting & Careers, Business & Investing,
List Price: 13.95 USD
  • Rating: 60%


CAREERS FOR YOU IS THE ONLY CAREER SERIES DESIGNED EXPRESSLY TO TURN PASSIONS INTO PAYCHECKS! The inspiring Careers for You series encourages career explorers to examine the job market through the unique lens of their own interests. Includes: The latest information on training and education Tips on transforming hobbies into job skills Stories of success from each field Expert advice on finding and getting the job Advice on competing in hot job markets
ISBN: 0312869363, 9780312869366
Authors: Robert Jordan, Teresa Patterson,
Publisher: Tor Books
Keywords: time, wheel, jordan, robert, world
Pages: 304
Published: 2001-11-10
Category: Epic, Fantasy, Science Fiction & Fantasy,
List Price: 22.99 USD
  • Rating: 80%


Since the debut of Robert Jordan's internationally bestselling series in 1990, The Wheel of Time has transported readers to a world so strikingly real, so rich in detail and complexity, it seems to rise from memory rather than a printed page. This essential companion to The Wheel of Time is for the millions interested in the history and the background of this incredible series-never-before-told legends, previously unknown peoples and lands, exotic beasts, and portents of what may come to pass. ......
ISBN: 0631161880, 9780631161882
Authors: Gordon Baker, P. M. S. Hacker,
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Keywords: wittgenstein, necessity, grammar, rules, amp, investigations, analytical, commentary, philosophical
Pages: 368
Published: 1991-01-16
Category: Philosophy, Nonfiction,
List Price: 58.95 USD

This is the second volume of analytical commentary on Wittgenstein's masterpiece, the Philosophical Investigations. Like the first, it consists of philosophical essays and critical exegesis.The six essays deal comprehensively with various themes in Wittgenstein''s philosophy: the relationship between his mathematics and his philosophy of mind; his conception of grammar and rules of grammar; the relation between a rule and what accords with a rule; the characterization of rule-following as ......