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Our collection of 46 books.

  • Business Dynamics in the 21st Century
    Business Dynamics in the 21st Century
    Edited by Chee-Heong Quah and Ong Lin Dar
    ISBN 978-953-51-0628-9,
    270 pages, May, 2012
    In this 21st century of opportunity and turbulence, business firms need to equip themselves with new competencies that were never thought of before. For this reason, this book is timely as it introduces new insights into new problems in the aspects o ...
  • Quality Management and Practices
    Quality Management and Practices
    Edited by Kim-Soon Ng
    ISBN 978-953-51-0550-3,
    264 pages, April, 2012
    This book is comprised of a collection of reviews and research works from international professionals from various parts of the world. A practical approach to quality management provides the reader with the understanding of basic to total quality pra ...
  • Risk Management for the Future - Theory and Cases
    Risk Management for the Future - Theory and Cases
    Edited by Jan Emblemsvag
    ISBN 978-953-51-0571-8,
    510 pages, April, 2012
    A large part of academic literature, business literature as well as practices in real life are resting on the assumption that uncertainty and risk does not exist. We all know that this is not true, yet, a whole variety of methods, tools and practices ...
  • Strategies for Tourism Industry - Micro and Macro Perspectives
    Strategies for Tourism Industry - Micro and Macro Perspectives
    Edited by Murat Kasimoglu and Handan Aydin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0566-4,
    404 pages, April, 2012
    Today, it is considered good business practice for tourism industries to support their micro and macro environment by means of strategic perspectives. This is necessary because we cannot contemplate companies existing without their environment. If co ...
  • Rural Development - Contemporary Issues and Practices
    Rural Development - Contemporary Issues and Practices
    Edited by Rashid Solagberu Adisa
    ISBN 978-953-51-0461-2,
    422 pages, April, 2012
    Development of rural areas has witnessed increasing attention globally, especially over the past three to four decades. The highpoint in the renewed global interest in the development of rural people and their environment was reached with the setting ...
  • Visions for Global Tourism Industry - Creating and Sustaining Competitive Strategies
    Visions for Global Tourism Industry - Creating and Sustaining Competitive Strategies
    Edited by Murat Kasimoglu
    ISBN 978-953-51-0520-6,
    490 pages, April, 2012
    We have been witnessing huge competition among the organisations in the business world. Companies, NGO's and governments are looking for innovative ways to compete in the global tourism market. In the classical literature of business the main purpose ...
  • Advances in Customer Relationship Management
    Advances in Customer Relationship Management
    Edited by Daniel Catalan-Matamoros
    ISBN 978-953-51-0516-9,
    154 pages, April, 2012
    Customer relationship management (CRM) strategies have become increasingly important worldwide due to changes in expectations from customers as well as changes in the nature of markets. This book puts forth a conceptualization that attempts to not on ...
  • Urban Development
    Urban Development
    Edited by Serafeim Polyzos
    ISBN 978-953-51-0442-1,
    308 pages, March, 2012
    Cities are growing as never before and nowadays, it is estimated that at least 50% of the world's population lives in urban areas. This trend is expected to continue and simultaneously the problems in urban areas are anticipated to have an increase. ...