Category: Business & Finance

The Cat & the Banker 0

The Cat & the Banker: How to Get Started with Investing: An Illustrated Story

Description Why should learning about finance and investing be dull and confusing? The Cat & The Banker is a fun and unconventional illustrated book about investing for people who don’t know where to start. Truth be told, this really is most people. This accessible, creative guide is ideal for anyone put off by stuffy investment manuals. The Cat & the Banker addresses these problem: Books about personal finance tend to be dry and boring. The Cat & The Banker distills powerful ideas through a candid and fun conversation between a cat and his banker. The underlying story puts the notions in context and helps readers relate to the concepts. Few...

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The New York Times Best Sellers: Business – July, 2019

Description The New York Times Best Sellers are compiled and archived by The Best-Seller Lists Desk of The New York Times News Department, and are separate from the Culture, Advertising and Business sides of The New York Times Company. List: 01. DARE TO LEAD by Brené Brown 02. RANGE by David Epstein 03. BAD BLOOD by John Carreyrou 04. I WILL TEACH YOU TO BE RICH, 2nd Edition by Ramit Sethi 05. ATOMIC HABITS by James Clear 06. OUTLIERS by Malcolm Gladwell 07. EXTREME OWNERSHIP by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin 08. GRIT by Angela Duckworth 09. WOLFPACK by Abby Wambach 10. PRINCIPLES by Ray...

Fundamentals of Financial Instruments 0

Fundamentals of Financial Instruments

Description Fundamentals of Financial Instruments deals with the global financial markets and the instruments in which they trade. While most books on finance tend to be heavily mathematical, this book emphasizes the concepts in a logical, sequential fashion, introducing mathematical concepts only at the relevant times. As a result, the reader gains conceptual clarity reinforced by just the right level of technical detail to ensure a comprehensive exposure to the skills needed in the financial world. Establishes a strong foundation for understanding global markets Acts as an invaluable resource for those considering a career in the financial markets Offers an accessible yet in-depth treatise on modern...

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Using Accounting & Financial Information: Analyzing, Forecasting, and Decision Making 2nd Edition

Description Accounting is often referred to as the language of business. Unfortunately, many business professionals lack the required fluency in this unique language to perform basic financial analysis, prepare budgetary forecasts, or to compare competing capital investment alternatives. This book targets individuals with limited exposure to—or formal training in—accounting and related finance disciplines. These individuals include—but certainly are not limited to—engineers, information technology specialists, retail managers, entrepreneurs, marketing directors, construction contractors, attorneys, and bankers who are making career transitions from consumer lending positions to become commercial loan officers. The primary purpose of this book is to help managers and business owners from diverse professional and...

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Beat the Bots: How Your Humanity Can Future-Proof Your Tech Sales Career

Description As a salesperson, you need confidence and passion to win. But as buyers and robots continue to gain power, it’s easy to feel beaten down in a world where customers no longer seem to need you. As deals fall through and commissions dwindle, you feel desperation begin to sink in. Blow after blow, you wonder:Am I going to lose the career I love—to a robot?Anita Nielsen shows you how to get up off the mat and come out swinging. You don’t need another impractical system or framework that can easily be copied by any other sales professional. Everything you need to regain your confidence...

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Exploring Macroeconomics, 7th Edition

Description Now you can gain a solid understanding of macroeconomic principles and how these principles affect your daily life with the unique EXPLORING MACROECONOMICS, 7E. Rather than a traditional encyclopedic text filled with technical details, this book offers a modern, “back-to-basics” approach designed to promote an understanding and appreciation of macroeconomics. The latest edition of this reader-friendly book includes new online learning tools, a visually appealing design, and the latest captivating content to encourage you to read and master the material. Packed with examples from current events and pop culture, EXPLORING MACROECONOMICS makes macroeconomics less intimidating while conveying the real-world relevance of macroeconomic principles. Download...

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The Secrets to Your Next Job Interview

Description Discover The Secret Of Turning Job Interviews Into Job Offers With This Guide To Mastering Job Interviews With Ease! If you’ve always wanted the ability to land your dream job regardless of what the economy and job market is doing, but struggle with making a great impression on your prospective employers, then keep reading… Are you sick and tired of going from interview to interview and enduring needless heartbreaks without ever hearing back from a job you really desire? Have you always wanted to radiate confidence and competence during job interviews but your self-consciousness keeps getting in the way? Do you want to say...

FRICTION - The Untapped Force That Can Be Your Most Powerful Advantage 0

FRICTION – The Untapped Force That Can Be Your Most Powerful Advantage

Description In 2016, $4.6 trillion of merchandise was left in abandoned e-commerce shopping carts. Every year, the U.S. economy loses $3 trillion dollars in productivity due to excess bureaucracy. Red tape and over-complicated licenses have contributed to China’s GDP exceeding India’s by $82 trillion over the span of just three decades. If you’re a business leader, these statistics should give you nightmares. According to science-based marketing and business expert Roger Dooley, they illustrate the real and growing threat of “friction,” which he defines as the unnecessary expenditure of time, effort, or money in performing a task. In today’s high-speed, customer-empowered world, the levels of swiftness...

Blueprint The Agent's Guide to Building a Thriving Real Estate Business 0

Blueprint: The Agent’s Guide to Building a Thriving Real Estate Business

Description As a professional REALTOR®, it’s easy to forget that you’re not just selling real estate, you’re running a business. Chances are, the training you’ve received has been focused on regulations and legal issues, but did nothing to increase your sales, marketing, and financial savvy. This book will change all that. It’s time to start thinking like an entrepreneur. In Blueprint, Garry Creath and Chris Scott show you how to develop a solid business plan, set long- and short-term goals, research a potential market, structure and track your finances, and much more. They go deeper than any prior education you’ve received or conference you’ve attended....

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Peak Leadership Fitness: Elevating Your Leadership Game

Description Get leadership-fit and see results in yourself and others. Leadership and fitness are both journeys of self-discovery. Both require self-awareness, passion, and commitment. Both have the potential to inspire others. And for both, results come only with effort. To achieve great heights, you must be willing to take the first step, put in the work, and overcome the inevitable obstacles. In Peak Leadership Fitness: Elevating Your Leadership Game, leadership coach and fitness expert Timothy J. Tobin invites you to share the lessons he’s learned at the intersection of physical and leadership fitness. With the encouraging style of a trainer-coach, Tobin shares his four fitness principles: You...