Addressing Student, Business, and Government Needs
According to a Money Matters report, financial literacy education in high school greatly influences students’ attitude about money management for life. It also found that first-year college students who took a financial literacy course are more likely to be financially responsible. In this age of...
To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Auerbach Publications
Inside the Publish or Perish Phenomenon
Most academics still wrestle with the "publish or perish" phenomenon. Based on Dr. Liebowitz’s 25 years serving as the editor-in-chief of a leading international journal, along with insights from some of the most knowledgeable journal editors, this book shares key lessons learned to help new...
Published April 8th 2015 by Auerbach Publications
The Case for Intuition-Based Decision Making
As we get caught up in the quagmire of Big Data and analytics, it remains critically important to be able to reflect and apply insights, experience, and intuition to your decision-making process. In fact, a recent research study at Tel Aviv University found that executives who relied on their...
Published July 25th 2014 by Auerbach Publications
Together, Big Data, high-performance computing, and complex environments create unprecedented opportunities for organizations to generate game-changing insights that are based on hard data. Business Analytics: An Introduction explains how to use business analytics to sort through an ever-increasing...
Published December 19th 2013 by Auerbach Publications
"The chapters in this volume offer useful case studies, technical roadmaps, lessons learned, and a few prescriptions to ‘do this, avoid that.’"—From the Foreword by Joe LaCugna, Ph.D., Enterprise Analytics and Business Intelligence, Starbucks Coffee Company With the growing barrage of "big data,"...
Published April 23rd 2013 by Auerbach Publications
Collaboration and Social Networking, Second Edition
Recent research shows that collaboration and social networking foster knowledge sharing and innovation by sparking new connections, ideas, and practices. Yet these informal networks are often misunderstood and poorly managed. Building on the groundbreaking, bestselling first edition, Knowledge...
Published June 25th 2012 by CRC Press
What Every Leader Should Know
Although knowledge management (KM) has already helped numerous organizations achieve competitive advantages, many organizations have yet to embark on their knowledge management journey. Geared for executives and senior managers, Beyond Knowledge Management: What Every Leader Should Know is concise...
Published November 11th 2011 by Auerbach Publications
The rapidly growing demand for online courses and supporting technology has resulted in a plethora of structural and functional changes and challenges for universities and colleges. These changes have led many distance education providers to recognize the value of understanding the fundamental...
Published November 8th 2010 by Auerbach Publications
Close collaboration across agencies and international borders is mandatory for public health officials. A powerful tool for sharing knowledge, knowledge management (KM) can help public health professionals quickly collaborate and disseminate knowledge for solving public health issues worldwide. The...
Published July 29th 2009 by CRC Press
Strategies and Solutions
As baby boomers approach retirement age and the work patterns of younger workers constantly change, many organizations worldwide are experiencing a far-reaching knowledge bleed. Therefore, it is imperative that organizations find ways to best leverage and retain that vital knowledge before workers...
Published August 14th 2008 by Auerbach Publications