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Surviving the Office

Advantages: Informative and entertaining, lots of pictures
Disadvantages: Some scary and depressing stories of the problems women still have at work

The subtitle of this book suggests a survival guide to secretarial work. However, this is definitely not a handbook, but an examination of the portrayal of the job and those who do it in the media and in handbooks over the last 100 years. It is an Amer ...

elkiedee 30.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Swimming in the Steno Pool - Lynn Peril

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Virgin Dick says 'Screw it'

Advantages: A highly interesting, frank and motivational read
Disadvantages: Sometimes Branson's over enthusiasm becomes annoying

I will readily admit that I have never been what you could call a fan of Richard Branson, with his outrageous self publicity and his record attempts I have often found him rather annoying. But then part of me admires him, as anyone who can create such a h ...

christianfilmcritic 11.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Screw It, Let's Do It: Lessons in Life - Sir Richard Branson

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An excellent read that aided getting my management degree.

Advantages: Recommended to managers and management degree students.
Disadvantages: Not recommended to anyone who does not want to forward themselves

This book has brought service operations to life as a student, for any given industry or sector. This would also be described as a useful tool for management. This ultimate management book discusses service delivery in a balanced and comprehensive manne ...

Calie_Waters 23.02.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Service Operations Management - Robert Johnston

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