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  • Introduction to Human Resource Management 

    Unknown author (Athabasca University (AU), 2000)
    This unit introduces the human resource management function. We begin by examining the basic contours of employment in Canadian society. This introduction to the employment relationship sets out the legal and economic ...

  • Learning about Small Business 

    Jaquiery, M. (Marian) (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2001)
    The purpose of this package is to encourage small businesses at a local level in island nations. This will help add commercial value to local cultural activities, increase the ability of people to harness their skills in ...

  • Setting up a Small Business 

    Not available (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2003)
    The Coming Together radio series is designed for broadcast by local and community radio stations or it may be heard and downloaded from the web. It has been produced by OLSET and COL for use anywhere that people want to ...

  • The Econoimcs of Competition: a Global Perspective 

    Unknown author (Economics Network, 2004)
    The unit explores the effects of competitive and anti-competitive behaviour across the globe. It uses theory and examples to examine the role of competition authorities in maintaining consumer confidence as well as controlling ...

  • Starting Your Own Business: A Self-Study Guide 

    Not available (Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC)Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-08)
    The contents of the Starting Your Own Business course have been written for: 1 anyone who wishes to start their own business; 2 anyone who already owns a small business, but would like to grow it while learning more about ...

  • Starting Your Own Business: A Self-Study Guide 

    Inglott, P. S. (Philip Serracino); Gunness, S. (Sandhya) (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2006-08)
    The contents of the Starting Your Own Business course have been written for: 1 anyone who wishes to start their own business; 2 anyone who already owns a small business, but would like to grow it while learning more about ...

  • Introduction to Disaster Management 

    Unknown author (Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC)Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2007-11)
    All communities are vulnerable to disasters, both natural and man-made. This first-year University level course was designed by experts from throughout the world to increase knowledge of disaster management, with the aim ...

  • Electronic Commerce: The Strategic Perspective 

    Watson, R. T. (Richard T.); Berthon, P. (Pierre); Pitt, L. F. (Leyland F.) (BC Campus, 2008)
    This book is written both for practitioners and business students. Managers wishing to understand how electronic commerce is revolutionizing business will find that our comprehensive coverage of essential business issues ...

  • Resources for Teaching Environmental and Resource Economics 

    Hatcher, A. (Aaron) (Economics Network, 2008)
    not available

  • Stealing Empire: P2P, Intellectual Property and Hip-Hop Subversion 

    Haupt, A. (Adam) (University of Cape Town, 2008)
    Stealing Empire poses the question, "What possibilities for agency exist in the age of corporate globalisation?" Using the work of Antonio Negri and Michael Hardt as a point of entry, Adam Haupt delves into varied terrain ...

  • Project and Production Management 

    Kanda, A. (Arun); Deshmukh, S. G. (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2008)
    Modules : Project Conception and Appraisal ; Project Planning ; Project Crashing and Resource considerations ; Project Implementation ; Strategic decisions in Production ; Product and Process Selection ; ...

  • Successful Project Management: Insights from Distance Education Practices 

    Modesto, S. T. (S. Tichapondwa); Tichapondwa, S. P. (Stephen P.) (Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC)Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2009)
    The goal of this book is to provide a step-by-step guideline for managing projects in general, and managing distance education projects in particular. It is directed at two audiences, namely, practitioners who find themselves ...

  • Introduction to Project Planning 

    Massyn, M. (Mark) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    The course is designed to introduce students to the philosophy and benefits of project management within an organization, more specifically the role of planning in project management. This course is a module on the ...

  • Introductory Business Statistics with Interactive Spreadsheets 

    Tiemann, T. K. (Thomas K.); Mahbobi, M. (Mohammad) (2010)
    Introductory Business Statistics with Interactive Spreadsheets - 1st Canadian Edition is an adaptation of Thomas K. Tiemann's book, Introductory Business Statistics. In addition to covering basics such as populations, ...

  • Human Resource Management-I 

    Chakravarti, K. (Kalyan) (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2010)
    22 Lectures in this course: 1 - Nature and Scope of HRM (53:41) 2 - Analysing and Designing Job: I (44:57) 3 - Analysing and Designing Job - II (57:55) 4 - Human Resource Planning - I (55:59) 5 - Human Resource Planning ...

  • Management Science I 

    Sharma, A. (Anuradha) (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2010)
    39 Lectures in this course: 1 - Introduction (54:22) 2 - Motivation (1:00:15) 3 - Management (32:49) 4 - Work Ethics (58:53) 5 - Comparison Between Theories (50:03) 6 - Job Enrichment (56:23) 7 - Team Building and ...

  • Leadership 

    Chakravarti, K. (Kalyan) (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2010)
    13 Lectures in this course: 1 - Introduction to Leadership: Functions (54:59) 2 - Leadership Roles: Leaders Vs Managers: Theories (54:54) 3 - Leadership Styles: Effective Vs Successful Managers (51:44) 4 - Leadership ...

  • eMarketing: The Essential Guide to Online Marketing 

    Stokes, R. (Rob) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    eMarketing: The Essential Guide to Online Marketing is a comprehensive textbook containing holistic and integrated eMarketing tactics. There is no doubt about it – the Internet has changed the world we live in. Never ...

  • How to use RefWorks 

    Eidelman, J. (Jen) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    How to use RefWorks - a referencing tool. Contents include: How to login to RefWorks; Import references from databases; Importing text files; Manually entering a reference; How to use RefGrab It; Search Online databases ...

  • Strategic Management 

    Chakravarti, K. (Kalyan) (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL), 2010)
    11 Lectures in this course: 1 - Strategy: Philosophy;Competition;Competitive Advantage - Part - I (57:17) 2 - Strategy: Philosophy;Competition;Competitive Advantage - Part - II (47:14) 3 - Case Study - Group Presentation ...