Kenneth C. Laudon
Management Information Systems
For introductory undergraduate courses, and MBA-level MIS and Information Systems courses that want to integrate business with technology. Laudon and Laudon continue to define the MIS course with their latest comprehensive text. Management Information Systems, provides comprehensive and integrative coverage of essential new technologies, information system applications, and their impact on business models and managerial decision making in an exciting and interactive manner.
Surprise is rarely a good thing in business. Unexpected developments range in their effects from inconvenient to disastrous. To avoid being blindsided, companies must develop a Competitive Early Warning system, or CEW, which combines strategic planning, competitive intelligence, and management action. Such systems let organizations manage risk more effectively and prevent ""industry dissonance"" -- when market realities outpace corporate strategies.
António J. Robalo Santos
O presente livro surge com o objetivo de reunir, analisar, organizar e estruturar, num só texto, de forma sucinta, articulada e consistente, o que de mais relevante existe sobre as teorias e práticas da Gestão Estratégica das organizações.
Stephen G. Powell
Now in its fourth edition, Powell and Baker’s Management Science provides students and business analysts with the technical knowledge and skill needed to develop real expertise in business modeling. In this book, the authors cover spreadsheet engineering, management science, and the modeling craft.
Predictive Analytics and Data Mining
Put Predictive Analytics into Action Learn the basics of Predictive Analysis and Data Mining through an easy to understand conceptual framework and immediately practice the concepts learned using the open source RapidMiner tool. Whether you are brand new to Data Mining or working on your tenth project, this book will show you how to analyze data, uncover hidden patterns and relationships to aid important decisions and predictions.
A long-time market leader in this discipline, Slack has set the standards in Operations Management which other textbooks seek to emulate. Expert authorship, an engaging writing style, and an interesting collection of cases combine to communicate the importance of managing operations and processes within a successful organization. Operations Management provides a strategic perspective, whilst also examining the practical issues which organizations face on a day to day basis.
Jack R. Meredith
With Meredith and Mantel’s Sixth Edition, you’ll not only learn how to select, initiate, operate, and control all types of projects; you’ll also learn how to manage risks and uncertainties. Written from a managerial perspective, the text equips you with the quantitative skills, knowledge of organizational issues, and insights into human behavior that you need to do project management effectively.
Principles of Corporate Finance
The integrated solutions for Brealey's Principles of Corporate Finance have been specifically designed to help improve student performance, meaning that students are prepared for class and can successfully solve problems and analyze the results. Resources within Connect Finance provide unlimited opportunities for students to practice solving financial problems and apply what they've learned.