Business

Featured Titles
Sticky Presentations: A Uniquely Different Approach To Presentation Design And Delivery Discover The Journey That Will Change The Way You Present ForeverSticky Presentations: A Uniquely Different Approach To Presentation Design And Delivery Discover The Journey That Will Change The Way You Present Forever by Ang Tian Teck

This book explores ideas for developing Amazing Sticky Presentations. It's all about effective presentation design that creates lasting impressions. It shows you how to design presentations without using any bullet points. And why you should think differently to deliver insanely great presentations.

Sticky Presentations Spinning I.D.E.A.S. Integrated Design Expolarion For Applied Stickiness - Exciting Visual Design Ideas For Business PresentationsSticky Presentations Spinning I.D.E.A.S. Integrated Design Expolarion For Applied Stickiness - Exciting Visual Design Ideas For Business Presentations by Ang Tian Teck

Spinning I.D.E.A.S. (Integrated Design Exploration for Applied Stickiness) is a book that provides practical solutions for designing high impact results orientated presentation visuals that are tastefully simple and exciting. Based on the unique S.P.Y. principles, this book extends the simple, persuasive and youthful design ideas to everyday business presentations.

Singapore's Real Estate: 50 Years Of TransformationSingapore's Real Estate: 50 Years Of Transformation by Ngee Huat Seek, Tien Foo Sing & Shi Ming Yu (Eds.)

This book documents the transformation and development of the real estate market in Singapore over the past 50 years. It is organised around two major themes, and covers issues from the "bricks and mortar" to the capital markets; and from local to international real estate markets. The themes aptly describe how real estate has played an important role in the economic development and growth of Singapore from a third world to a first world country. Written by well-renowned experts with deep academic and practical knowledge of the progress of real estate in Singapore, this book highlights the uniqueness of real estate markets and institutions in Singapore, which have constantly been replicated and adopted in other markets.

Board Risk Committee GuideBoard Risk Committee Guide by Singapore Institute Of Directors

Different companies have different committees for risk management. How should a company best structure its governance of risk? How can a company express its risk tolerance or appetite and communicate that internally and externally? The answers to these questions, and more, are found in this definitive guide to risk management and internal controls for Boards. It provides a comprehensive coverage of the regulatory and practical aspects of risk management. It is aimed especially at listed companies in Singapore.

Human Resource Case StudiesHuman Resource Case Studies by Gabriel, Martin

This book recounts 15 cases that Martin personally handled as a HR consultant. Each case mirrors the thoughts and strategies employed by Martin, and demonstrates how one can be flexible in dealing with complex HR issues.

Weathering A Property Downturn: Defensive Plays For Real Estate InvestorsWeathering A Property Downturn: Defensive Plays For Real Estate Investors by Ku Swee Yong

Ku Swee Yong's Real Estate Riches, Building Your Real Estate Riches and Real Estate Realities have become a valuable resource for property investors in Singapore during the past few years. In his new book, he takes stock of the prolonged downturn and weak market conditions and offers useful defensive strategies in the face of supply gluts and weakening prices.

Wanda Way, The: The Managerial Philosophy And Values Of One Of China's Largest CompaniesWanda Way, The: The Managerial Philosophy And Values Of One Of China's Largest Companies by Wang Jianlin

In 1998, and following 17 years in the army, Jianlin Wang formed a property company in the north-eastern Chinese city of Dalian using a loan of $80,000. Today, Dalian Wanda is China's largest private property developer. Wang himself has become Asia's richest man. This book, by its founder and Chairman, provides unprecedented insight into the ethos and activities that have created the extraordinary business success that is the Wanda empire. Wang describes his managerial philosophy and the essence of his business ideas.

Asian Management Insights, V.2(2): Urbanisation, Technology And The Growth Of Smart CitiesAsian Management Insights, V.2(2): Urbanisation, Technology And The Growth Of Smart Cities by Singapore Management University

Asian Management Insights aims to develop a body of knowledge and a narrative of innovation and creativity for trends in Asian management. It brings together some of the best and brightest of Asia's thought leaders and their solutions to address current Asian challenges. This is Issue 2 of Volume 2, published in November 2015.

Wai Hui Gong Lue Zhi Du Hu Jiu Jian (Forex Strategies Beyond The Swords)Wai Hui Gong Lue Zhi Du Hu Jiu Jian (Forex Strategies Beyond The Swords) by Gi, Jeffrey

This book, in Chinese, addresses two aspecsts of Forex trading: trading strategies and psychological investment bias. It aims to provide a comprehensive overview of offensive and defensive trading concepts, and to allow the reader to understand the nature of mental errors, and how emotions, fear and greed can twist the original judgment and decision making. This book also introduces price action trading tools that are suitable for beginners.

Cultural Roots Of Business, TheCultural Roots Of Business, The by Tan, Winston

Even before people make life decisions or start their businesses, family will already have played a role in the outcome. In this book, Winston Tan shares how he has observed this to happen in Chinese and European cultures. For instance, why are so many family-run businesses Hokkien and Italian in origin, while many Cantonese and French people are known as high achievers who blaze trails of their own? Cultural values, he suggests, are shaped by events in a people 's history, then passed down by caregivers. They inherently shape businesses and individuals and so there are many fascinating parallels that can help readers better understand and connect with people from other cultures. Finally, he shares how cultural parallels mirror only recently discovered business strategies, and can be used to achieve individual and corporate goals alike.

Penang Chinese Commerce In The 19Th Century: The Rise And Fall Of The Big FivePenang Chinese Commerce In The 19Th Century: The Rise And Fall Of The Big Five by Wong Yee Tuan

The story of Penang would be incomplete without the Big Five Hokkien families - the Khoo, the Cheah, the Yeoh, the Lim, and the Tan. It was the Big Five who played a preponderant role not only in transforming Penang into a regional entrepot and a business and financial base, but also in reconfiguring maritime trading patterns and the business orientation of the region in the nineteenth century. Departing from the colonial vantage point, this book examines a web of transnational, hybrid and fluid networks of the Big Five comprising of family relationship, sworn brotherhood, political alliance and business partnerships, which linked Penang and its surrounding states together to form one economically unified geographical region, having inextricable links to China and India.

Perfect Presenter: The Fundamental Strategies And Techniques Of Highly Effective PresentersPerfect Presenter: The Fundamental Strategies And Techniques Of Highly Effective Presenters by Marks, Paul

Tips, strategies and techniques to becoming an outstanding presenter! In this comprehensive book, presentation expert Paul Marks shares a wealth of information, knowledge, and wisdom on how to give exciting, colorful, and unforgettable presentations. Drawing from years of experience in doing his own presentations, as well as inspiring his fellow presenters, Marks examines numerous facets of what makes presentations succeed, what makes them fail, how best to prepare for them, and more. An essential guide for presenters across all fields and demographics, this will arm you with golden preparation and aid you in bringing the house down.

Asian Management Insights, V.1(3) July 2015Asian Management Insights, V.1(3) July 2015 by Singapore Management University

Asian Management Insights aims to develop a body of knowledge and a narrative of innovation and creativity for trends in Asian management. It brings together some of the best and brightest of Asia's thought leaders and their solutions to address current Asian challenges. This is Issue 1 of Volume 2, published in July 2015.

Shipbroking And Chartering Handbook by Mulloth, Ashok

This book has been written so that people involved in the business of ship chartering get an excellent overview of this part of the shipping business. As the book covers all aspects of chartering in a simple manner, it will make an understanding of the business of ship chartering easy for those reading it. The graphics in the book also make it easy for students to understand the Bill of Lading system and Incoterms, and the essentials of freight market practice, among others. The book has ten chapters that have been arranged logically and sequentially. Several standard chartering contracts have also been included as appendices.

Business Strategy In Asia: A Casebook (4Th Edition)Business Strategy In Asia: A Casebook (4Th Edition) by Singh, Kulwant; Nitin Pangarkar

This book fills an important underserved niche in the strategy arena. Written by expert researchers on Asian business, it presents a broad selection of cases addressing a range of current and important issues in business strategy. The cases present an array of large and small firms, high-technology and new-economy firms, and those in emerging as well as mature industries, achieving success and suffering failure in a variety of business environments. The diversity of cases, firms, and strategy situations in this book makes it an invaluable resource for teachers, students, and strategists.

Principles Of Singapore Business LawPrinciples Of Singapore Business Law by Shenoy,George Tl; Loo Wee Ling (Eds.)

Since the publication of the first edition of Principles of Singapore Business Law in 2009, there have been significant changes in the local legal landscape relating to Business Law. This revised volume provides an update of the law as stated on 30 June 2012. It follows the format and approach of the first edition including the use of layman's language and the use of pedagogical features to summarise, illustrate and provide mind-maps of basic concepts.

Experiencing Innovation In Asia: Cases In Business Model DevelopmentExperiencing Innovation In Asia: Cases In Business Model Development by Essec Business School (Ed.)

Does business model innovation look the same in Asia as it does in the Western world? If not, what can we learn from the differences? This book attempts to answer these important questions through a series of original cases concerning a variety of companies, from large multinationals to small social enterprises.

Word By Word We Build Ourselves: 55 Commonly Used Words In The Design Office Of H55Word By Word We Build Ourselves: 55 Commonly Used Words In The Design Office Of H55 by Ho, Hanson

Word by Word We Build Ourselves is a dictionary of 55 words that define how creative director, Hanson Ho, built his independent graphic design office, H55.

Heart To Heart With Asian Leaders: Exclusive Interviews On Crisis, Comebacks And CharacterHeart To Heart With Asian Leaders: Exclusive Interviews On Crisis, Comebacks And Character by Ng, John; Alvin Foo

Heart to Heart with Asian Leaders is an intimate and insightful look at leadership issues first-hand with 28 prominent persons across politics, business, finance and academia in the region. These illustrious leaders have been specially selected for the values they represent, and how they have overcome crisis and staged comebacks against the odds. This book will serve as an invaluable tool for all in these challenging and fast-changing times - a resource which will profit leaders in the boardroom and living room, office and classroom.

Pattaya Property And Thailand's Real Estate How To Buy Thai Condominiums, Apartment Homes And VillasPattaya Property And Thailand's Real Estate How To Buy Thai Condominiums, Apartment Homes And Villas by Pendrell, Nick

For most visitors, one trip to Pattaya is not enough - many dream of either relocating to the city permanently or buying a second home here to escape the winter blues. Until recently, purchasing freehold real estate in Thailand was impossible. But following an amendment to the Condominium Act in 2008, it's now possible for anyone to buy a condominium in Thailand. In this book, overseas property expert Nick Pendrell provides a detailed, but easy to read, buyer's guide for anyone interested in purchasing real estate in Pattaya. It will take you through the buying process from start to finish, helping you to select your perfect property for the best possible price, avoiding any potential pitfalls along the way.