Inside view : a leader's observations on leadership by Ulmer, Walter F.

By Ulmer, Walter F.

With thirty-seven years within the U.S. military, retiring as a three-star basic, and 9 years because the president and CEO of the heart for artistic management, Walter F. Ulmer, Jr., has a wealth of management adventure. he's additionally a really considerate individual devoted to studying from his event. This ebook, chosen from columns that he wrote for CCL's periodical matters & Observations and brought through an  Read more...

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Triathlon Science

Go away 'em on your wake, depart 'em on your path, depart 'em on your dirt. Get your mind as healthy as your physique and accomplish your triathlon potential.

Triathlon Science is choked with the entire services you could deal with, and extra. From fine-tuning your body structure for every of the 3 disciplines to plotting the easiest race method to your health point, own pursuits, and aggressive stipulations, you'll locate the insights and prescriptions regularly to be had merely from a top-level coach.

With editors Joe Friel and Jim Vance and a who's-who checklist of overseas specialists at the activity, Triathlon Science will give you an remarkable wealth of complicated but obtainable info on excelling within the activity.

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Mastering Mobile Learning by Chad Udell, Gary Woodill

By Chad Udell, Gary Woodill

Discover the recommendations, instruments, and applied sciences important for constructing profitable cellular studying programs
In the fashionable, rapidly-expanding cellular studying surroundings, merely transparent directions and cutting-edge applied sciences will withstand the demanding situations that lie forward. With a sensible concentration that mixes a confirmed technique with all-important thoughts and useful functions, Mastering cellular Learning stands because the latest, finished source at the topic. It additionally gains certain technical content material formerly unavailable one of the literature of the cellular studying box. This booklet can help you switch proposal into reality.

This ebook will express you top practices for acquiring and delivering academic, education, improvement content material on units like smartphones, pills and different cellular units. running shoes, educators, designers, educational technologists, office studying pros, and HR pros will learn the way cellular studying differs from different kinds of e-learning, and should be brought to the demanding situations and—more importantly—the merits of cellular studying concepts and applied sciences for twenty first century enterprise environments. The publication provides:
• an outline of cellular studying, together with evolving definitions and purposes for executives to embody this approach
• A dialogue of the company drivers of cellular studying, recommendation for making a cellular studying content material method, and simple how you can inexpensively release cellular learning
• worthy how to use specific affordances of cellular units to higher serve your newcomers whereas they're at the go
• info at the ROI of cellular studying, utilizing cellular units as examine instruments, and why education in cellular improvement is critical
• an outline of the technical facets of the layout and improvement of cellular learning

Written by way of specialists during this burgeoning box, Mastering cellular Learning offers a roadmap for growing the simplest studying content material, suggestions, and purposes attainable.

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Encyclopedia of Terrorism by Peter Chalk

By Peter Chalk

Terrorism has emerged as one of many major international and nationwide coverage demanding situations of the twenty first century. Encyclopedia of Terrorism offers finished assurance of the occasions, members, teams, incidents, and traits in terrorism within the smooth period.

This crucial paintings offers exact, concise, and an important info on advancements because the watershed occasions of September eleven, 2001, delivering readers with a useful reference software for knowing significant advancements that experience happened in household and foreign terrorism. The paintings is totally cross-referenced to supply a accomplished learn software for top university scholars, teachers, safeguard analysts, and different readers drawn to the examine of terrorism.

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ISIS: The State of Terror by Jessica Stern

By Jessica Stern

The Islamic country, referred to as ISIS, exploded into the general public eye in 2014 with startling pace and surprising brutality. It has captured the mind's eye of the worldwide jihadist circulation, attracting recruits in unheard of numbers and wreaking bloody destruction with a sadistic glee that has alienated even the hardcore terrorists of its guardian association, al Qaeda.

Jessica Stern and J.M. Berger, of America's top specialists on terrorism, dissect the recent version for violent extremism that ISIS has leveraged into an empire of loss of life in Iraq and Syria, and a world community that's swiftly increasing within the heart East, North Africa and round the world.

ISIS: The kingdom of Terror lines the ideological thoughts that the crowd deploys to recruit exceptional numbers of Westerners, the composition of its notorious snuff video clips, and the technological instruments it exploits on social media to broadcast its atrocities, and its recruiting pitch to the realm, together with its good fortune at attracting hundreds of thousands of Western adherents. The authors study ISIS's predatory abuse of girls and kids and its use of horror to control global leaders and its personal adherents because it builds its twisted society. The authors provide a much-needed point of view on how global leaders should still prioritize and reply to ISIS's planned and insidious provocations.

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Tough Training Topics: A Presenter's Survival Guide by Steve Albrecht

By Steve Albrecht

Written by means of Dr. Steve Albrecht, a battle-hardened coach who has spent a lot of his specialist existence taking assignments such a lot running shoes may relatively keep away from, this important source provides Albrecht’s confirmed process for surviving the really tricky education subject matters. Tough education Topics covers a wide-variety of thorny concerns together with sexual harassment prevention, drug and alcohol regulations, place of work violence prevention, adversarial terminations, tension administration, security and safety schooling, worker orientations, clash answer, and plenty of extra.

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An Evil Cradling by Brian Keenan

By Brian Keenan

Brian Keenan went to Beirut in 1985 for a metamorphosis of scene from his local Belfast. He turned headline information while he used to be abducted through fundamentalist Shi'ite militiamen and held within the suburbs of Beirut for the following 4 and a part years. for far of that point he was once close off from all information and call with someone except his jailers and, later, his fellow hostages, among them John McCarthy.

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The Science and Technology of Counterterrorism: Measuring by Carl Young

By Carl Young

Scientists with very little heritage in safeguard and defense execs with very little historical past in technology and expertise frequently have trouble speaking with the intention to enforce the easiest counterterrorism recommendations. The technology and know-how of Counterterrorism bargains the required theoretical beginning to handle real-world terrorism eventualities, successfully bridging the space. It presents a robust defense evaluate method, coupled with counterterrorism thoughts which are appropriate to all terrorism assault vectors. those contain organic, chemical, radiological, electromagnetic, explosive, and digital or cyber assaults. as well as rigorous estimates of risk vulnerabilities and the effectiveness of hazard mitigation, it offers significant terrorism threat metrics.

The technology and know-how of Counterterrorism teaches the reader easy methods to take into consideration terrorism danger, and evaluates terrorism situations and counterterrorism applied sciences with sophistication punctuated through humor. either scholars and defense professionals will considerably enjoy the threat evaluate methodologies and counsel on applicable counterterrorism measures contained inside of this book.

  • Offers an easy yet potent analytic framework to evaluate counterterrorism possibility and real looking measures to deal with threats
  • Provides the fundamental clinical ideas and instruments required for this analysis
  • Explores the more and more very important dating among actual and digital possibility in significant technical detail
  • Evaluates technical protection structures to demonstrate particular dangers utilizing concrete examples

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The Art of Coming Home by Craig Storti

By Craig Storti

Waiting for that the house often is the approach it used to be in case you left? Are you as an alternative surprised to find that either you and residential have replaced? The artwork of Coming Home bargains the cast recommendation you must decrease the tension of creating the transition domestic.

Leave-taking, the honeymoon level, opposite tradition surprise, and eventual readjustment--The paintings of Coming domestic lays out the 4 phases of the reentry method and information useful techniques for facing the demanding situations you are going to face each one step of how. Veteran coach, advisor, and global adventurer Craig Storti sketches the office demanding situations confronted by way of returning company executives in addition to the reentry problems with spouses, more youthful young children, and teens. He additionally addresses intimately the precise matters confronted by way of trade scholars, foreign volunteers, army group of workers and their households, and missionaries and their children.

Whether you're a contemporary returnee or are only now taking into consideration relocating out of the country, The paintings of Coming Home units itself aside because it brings the method of returning domestic correct to the guts of the abroad event.

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The Way of the World: A Story of Truth and Hope in an Age of by Ron Suskind

By Ron Suskind

From Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and bestselling writer Ron Suskind comes an excellent research of ways the United States misplaced its approach and the nation's day-by-day fight to reclaim the ethical authority upon which its survival relies. monitoring down historical revelations and unbelievable desire from the Beltway to the farthest corners of the globe, Suskind supplies a stirring and strikingly unique portrait of the post-9/11 international.

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