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  1. HRD in a Complex World

    Edited by Monica Lee

    Series: Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development

    Human Resource Development in a Complex World presents a strong challenge to traditional Human Resource Development. Internationally renowned authors address HRD from within the notions and language of complexity, presenting multifaceted alternative perspectives to the current practice and theory...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Dynamics of Japanese Organizations

    Edited by Franz-Jurgen Richter

    Series: Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Business

    This book assessess the organizational flexibility and pragmatism of Japanese management styles and contrasts this with Western management approaches which focus more closely on patterns of stability. Issues in change and organizational renewal are covered by analysing the dynamic processes by...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Diversity in the Workforce

    Current Issues and Emerging Trends

    Edited by Marilyn Y. Byrd, Chaunda L. Scott

    Diversity in the Workforce is a comprehensive, integrated teaching resource providing students with the tools and methodologies they need to negotiate effectively the multicultural workplace, and to counter issues of discrimination and privilege. Written from an American perspective, the book not...

    Published January 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Climate of Workplace Relations (Routledge Revivals)

    By Ali Dastmalchian, Paul Blyton, Ray Adamson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1991, this book investigates not only the processes of industrial relations themselves but also the climate in which they work. As well as studying union behaviour, it views the topic from the wider perspective of human resource management and integrates theories of industrial...

    Published January 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Learning Conversations (Psychology Revivals)

    The Self-Organised Learning Way to Personal and Organisational Growth

    By Sheila Harri-Augstein, Laurie F. Thomas

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    How Can You Improve Your Learning Capabilites? How Can You Enhance Your Potential for Change and Personal Growth? Most of us accept that education does not meet the needs of learners today, or their employers. This mismatch is a key reason why a high level of demotivated youth, as well as workers...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Transformational Growth and the Business Cycle

    Edited by Edward Nell

    This book examines the concept of Transformational Growth from a number of different historical and geographical perspectives. Transformational Growth sees the economy as an evolving system in which the market selects and finances innovations, changing the character of costs and affecting the...

    Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Redefining Business Models

    Strategies for a Financialized World

    By Colin Haslam, Tord Andersson, Nicholas Tsitsianis, Ya Ping Yin

    The world has moved on in the advanced economies where credit based financial systems coupled with malleable accounting systems disconnect capitalization and wealth accumulation from GDP trajectories and financial surplus. This, the book argues, is the product of economic, financial and cultural...

    Published September 1st 2013 by Routledge

  8. Coaching as a Leadership Style

    The Art and Science of Coaching Conversations for Healthcare Professionals

    By Robert F. Hicks, PhD.

    The healthcare environment is in flux. On the one hand, doctors are being driven into ever larger group practices by increasing regulatory and administrative burdens and the need for greater negotiating power. At the same time, growing infrastructure costs and the threat of payment reform is...

    Published August 5th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Americanisation of European Business

    Edited by Matthias Kipping, Ove Bjarnar

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Business History

    This book examines the mechanisms and channels through which American managerial know-how and US management models were transferred to Europe after 1945, as well as the actual influence on European industries, companies and regions in the 1950s and 1960s. It explores the role of the European...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Going Multinational

    The Korean Experience of Direct Investment

    Edited by Frédérique Sachwald

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    At the beginning of the 1990s, Korean firms embarked on an impressive wave of direct investment abroad. This dramatic multinationalization was considered as yet another sign of Korea's remarkable economic performance, especially as a high proportion of the foreign ventures were located in advanced...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge