Introduction of Different ‘Easy to Handle’ Decision Making Techniques

Research paper from the year 2015 in the subject Business economics – Miscellaneous, FOM Hochschule für Oekonomie und Management gemeinnützige GmbH, Hochschulstudienzentrum Freiburg, course: Management Decision Making, language: English, abstract: The most important job of any executive is making decisions. It is also the toughest and riskiest job, because bad decisions can damage a business […]

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Professional School Counselors Using Choice Theory to Meet the Needs of Children of Prisoners (Perspective FROM THE Field) (Report)

The prison population in the United States has increased significantly. Children of prisoners experience academic and social challenges. Professional school counselors are in an ideal position to provide theory-based interventions to support children of prisoners. This article (a) describes challenges experienced by children of prisoners, (b) advances choice theory as a theoretical framework to meet […]

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The Yes Factor

The premier guide to combining verbal and nonverbal communication to gain confidence, establish credibility and make lasting impressions Yes—a small word, but the key to opening doors both professional and personal. The power of The Yes Factor gets you the job, the promotion, or the second date. But getting a “yes” can be tricky. Tonya […]

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Editorial Introduction: Collaboration and Partnerships with Families and Communities (Editorial)

The ASCA National Model[R] (American School Counselor Association, 2005) emphasizes collaboration with school stakeholders as a central role for school counselors. School counselors are often the first or second point of contact for stakeholders (e.g., parents and community members), and some school counselors rely heavily on community connections for meeting children’s needs. More specifically, the […]

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Summary: The Speed of Trust

The must-read summary of Stephen M. Covey’s book “The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything”. This complete summary of the ideas from Stephen M. Covey’s book “The Speed of Trust” shows that trust is a hard-nosed business asset which can deliver quantifiable economic value. This helpful outline will help you to manage this […]

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Rational Decision-Making

RATIONAL DECISION-MAKING For a Brighter FutureFor the Love of the World This book shows youthrough examples and application exerciseshow to make rational decisions that will make you more productive. Based on the modern philosophy of Systems-Thinking, the book presents a well-defined path to living a productive life: making rational choices that will help you meet […]

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Creating Positive School Experiences for Students with Disabilities.

The school experiences of students with disabilities can be positively or negatively influenced by the attitudes and behaviors of students and school personnel and by general school policies. School counselors can take the lead in assessing school climate in relation to students with disabilities and initiating interventions or advocating for change when appropriate. This article […]

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Social

We are profoundly social creatures–more than we know.  In Social, renowned psychologist Matthew Lieberman explores groundbreaking research in social neuroscience revealing that our need to connect with other people is even more fundamental, more basic, than our need for food or shelter.  Because of this, our brain uses its spare time to learn about the […]

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Congenital Heart Defects. Decision Making for Surgery

The diagnosis and management of congenital heart defects has rapidly evolved over the last few decades. In this third volume of the series entitled “Congenital Heart Defects: Decision Making for Surgery” Antonio Corno provides an up-to-date and comprehensive presentation of the new role that cardiac CT and MRI will play in the management of congenital heart […]

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