Energy Counselling and Modern IT: Drawing on Web 2.0 for a Greener World (Green ICT, Energy and Climate Change)

In Sweden, the municipal energy counselling and the Swedish Energy Agency are two governmental actors providing independent advice on energy-related topics to the general public and to Swedish organisations. In addition to these two, there are local and foreign commercial and idealistic actors, more or less obviously representing interested parties. Yet a type of counselling […]

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My Job Interview

Questo eBook rappresenta uno strumento utile per preparare laureandi e neolaureati al loro primo colloquio di lavoro. Le sezioni si susseguono seguendo il percorso cronologico dell’esperienza che il candidato incontrerà, suddivisa quindi in “prima”, “durante” e “dopo” il colloquio. Nella prima sezione (Prepararsi all’incontro) vengono trattati tre aspetti chiave che permetteranno di arrivare preparati e […]

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Engineering Decision Making and Risk Management

IIE/Joint Publishers Book of the Year Award 2016! Awarded for ‘an outstanding published book that focuses on a facet of industrial engineering, improves education, or furthers the profession’. Engineering Decision Making and Risk Management emphasizes practical issues and examples of decision making with applications in engineering design and management Featuring a blend of theoretical and […]

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Mindware

“The most influential thinker, in my life, has been the psychologist Richard Nisbett. He basically gave me my view of the world.” -Malcolm Gladwell, New York Times Book ReviewScientific and philosophical concepts can change the way we solve problems by helping us to think more effectively about our behavior and our world. Surprisingly, despite their […]

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Judgment, Decision-making and Success in Sport

Judgment, Decision-Making and Success in Sport presents a thorough overview and assessment of the study of Judgment and Decision-Making (JDM) in sports psychology, and represents an important source of information for those interested in the possible causes and reasons for success and failure in sport. The only book to apply the principles of JDM to […]

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Online Counselling Practice

Online counselling practice is written to assist practitioners providing online counselling practice in various settings and also working individually as private practitioners. Online counselling practice can be seen as another method of providing counselling online with the use of technology today. There are many ways of establishing and preparing yourself for online counselling practice and […]

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Does presentation format matter? The impact of data presentation on decision making

Decisions are made based on the information available to the decision maker. For companies the decisions of potential and existing investors matter most. Hence, businesses aim at presenting themselves to their stakeholders in the best way possible. This can be done through all channels of communication that are controlled by the company. Big entities hire […]

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Medicalizing Counselling

This book discusses how counselling, a profession known for diverse and innovative practices, has recently been influenced by scientific, marketplace, and administrative developments corresponding with a medicalized focus on psychiatric diagnoses and related evidence-based treatments. Tensions associated with this medicalized focus refer to competing logics and accountabilities regarding how to understand and address concerns brought […]

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