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Developing Shoes to   Support Sport   Performance david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
Advances in sport shoe design, materials, technology, and their impact on athletes from the early 20th Century are discussed in detail. Research discusses that the involvement of podiatrists (foot scientists) initially sparked the introduction of the first technologically enhanced features. Secondary research consists of a comparison between classic shoes of old and the innovative shoes of today. Touching on the effects they have had on performance as well as the medical impacts Further progression in sport shoe design and their effects on sportsmen and women are discussed. This investigation may provide a history of sport shoe design arid material improvements, and a discussion of experiences and results that show the impacts on athletes.
4468 RUR
Multimedia Performance david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
How do performers and artists use media technologies to create live events? How have developments in audio-visual technology changed the relationship between the spectator and the performer? How can performance respond to the technology-saturated consciousness of contemporary culture? What are the key concepts and terms needed to understand multimedia performance? Multimedia Performance provides a comprehensive overview of the development, theory and definitive characteristics of this rapidly developing and popular area of practice. Drawing on case studies from across a wide range of contemporary performance, the book introduces key artists, companies and debates. Klich and Scheer describe new and emergent forms including video performance, digital theatre, interactive dramaturgies and immersive environments, presenting an up-to-date analysis of the evolving relationship between technology and aesthetics in contemporary performance culture. Exploring the different ways in which technology can activate new aesthetic potentials and audience experiences, Multimedia Performance demonstrates the vital role of multimedia technologies in contemporary theatre practice. Supported by illustrations, media theory and textboxes, this is important reading for anyone interested in questions of the live and the mediated aspects of performance, and essential reading for students of theatre and performance.
7623 RUR
Developing Person-Centred Practice david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
A practical, case study based application of the principles of person-centred practice and its development. Everyone is talking about person-centred care but now there's a how-to guide which actually supports and reflects the challenges of implementing and pursuing this in everyday practice to make it a reality in healthcare.
2851 RUR
Implementing Knowledge Management Project in Higher Education david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
Knowledge management efforts have a long history, to include on-the-job discussions, formal apprenticeship, discussion forums, corporate libraries, professional training and mentoring programs. With increased use of computers in the second half of the 20th century, specific adaptations of technologies such as knowledge bases, expert systems, knowledge repositories, group decision support systems, intranets, and computer-supported cooperative work have been introduced to further enhance such efforts. In 1999, the term personal knowledge management was introduced; it refers to the management of knowledge at the individual level. In the enterprise, early collections of case studies recognized the importance of knowledge management dimensions of strategy, process, and measurement. Key lessons learned include people and the cultural norms which influence their behaviors are the most critical resources for successful knowledge creation, dissemination, and application. This work shows the way to implement knowledge management as a strategic approach to enhance the performance of the higher educational organisations (e.g. Syrian virtual University).
4550 RUR
CSR and Firm Performance in a Developing Nation david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
So far, there has hardly been any study that looked at the link between level of corporate social responsibility and firm performance in the developing nations. However, with the advent of information technology and raising awareness among the stakeholders in these nations, slowly but surely corporate social responsibility is gaining more and more importance. To my knowledge, this was one of the very few studies conducted on the firms of developing nations that looked at the impact of CSR performance on the ultimate financial performance of the firm. The purpose of this study was to create a stepping stone for future researches on this area. It would bring great joy to me if this humble effort makes some useful contribution to the understanding of the subject matter discussed in this book.
4631 RUR
Analysis of poverty using Social Indicators in Rural Communities david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
Poverty, inequality and vulnerability are serious problems affecting every economy globally. This is why several research works are being carried out at different levels. Albeit, social variables have been little used to provide insights on poverty, against this background, therefore, this book assessed poverty using social indicators in rural communities. Furthermore, in order to intervene in the cycle of poverty in which hundreds of millions of people around the world are trapped; an understanding of its nature and determinants is central. These issues are all relevant to the Millennium Development Goals.
4631 RUR
Ken  Withee Microsoft Business Intelligence For Dummies david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
Learn to create an effective business strategy using Microsoft's BI stack Microsoft Business Intelligence tools are among the most widely used applications for gathering, providing access to, and analyzing data to enable the enterprise to make sound business decisions. The tools include SharePoint Server, the Office Suite, PerformancePoint Server, and SQL Server, among others. With so much jargon and so many technologies involved, Microsoft Business Intelligence For Dummies provides a much-needed step-by-step explanation of what's involved and how to use this powerful package to improve your business. Microsoft Business Intelligence encompasses a broad collection of tools designed to help business owners and managers direct the enterprise effectively This guide provides an overview of SharePoint, PerformancePoint, the SQL Server suite, Microsoft Office, and the BI development technologies Explains how the various technologies work together to solve functional problems Translates the buzzwords and shows you how to create your business strategy Examines related technologies including data warehousing, data marts, Online Analytical Processing (OLAP), data mining, reporting, dashboards, and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) Simplifies this complex package to get you up and running quickly Microsoft Business Intelligence For Dummies demystifies these essential tools for enterprise managers, business analysts, and others who need to get up to speed.
2011.72 RUR
David M. Darst Portfolio Investment Opportunities in Precious Metals david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
New research and investment strategies for asset managers in precious metals In this handy new e-book, bestselling author David M. Darst provides valuable perspective on the role and positioning of gold and other precious metals within an economic, financial, and portfolio context. It covers the advantages and disadvantages, risks and rewards of investing in precious metals and sheds light on the key factors that drive prices, including supply and demand forces, inflation and deflation, geopolitical conditions, interest rates, and the global monetary system. The book also offers detailed information on specific vehicles that provide exposure to precious metals, as well as sources of further information available in print and online. Portfolio Investment Opportunities in Precious Metals gives investors the information they need to make intelligent investment decisions in precious metals. Covers key factors investors need to know about precious metals, including advantages, risks, and investment performance Written by David M. Darst, CFA, the bestselling author of The Little Book That Saves Your Assets Perfect for individual investors, financial advisors, and CFAs interested in the role that precious metals play in investment portfolios
3449.65 RUR
Morphology and Growth Performance in Capparaceae and Combretaceae david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
Over the last few years, the use of online scientific networks has increased exponentially. This book, therefore, provides an easy way to identify species of the families Capparaceae and Combretaceae at different stages of growth in Kordofan States. Growth indicators were seedling height, leaf length and width and petiole length (cm). A taxonomic Key was constructed to ease the identification of the species of the families Capparaceae and Combretaceae. This taxonomic key is simple and dichotomous in nature based on the significant measurable characters in seedling, sapling and adult stages in the field, in addition to the observed characters that included leaf shape, arrangement and color and fruit shapes. It was concluded the use of vegetative characters that can be practically important to differentiate between the species in the absence of fruits and flowers. This kinds of book is directed to the benefit of students and researcher in the field of botany, basic sciences and forest owners.
6417 RUR
Abe  Cofnas Sentiment Indicators - Renko, Price Break, Kagi, Point and Figure. What They Are and How to Use Them to Trade david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
A practical guide to profiting from the proper use of sentiment indicators In Sentiment Indicators, noted trading expert Abe Cofnas draws on his own trading and training experience as he shares his knowledge about the latest techniques and strategies for using Renko, price break, Kagi, and point and figure tools to successfully analyze all markets. Written with the serious trader in mind, Sentiment Indicators offers key information on these potential-filled tools and how to use each in shaping trading strategies. Along the way, it provides a practical overview of how to implement these little-known indicators and why each can enhance your trading endeavors. Shows how these indicators work in different markets: futures, equities, forex, and others Provides a solid understanding of charting techniques and uses real-world examples to illustrate strategies and tactics Presents new sentiment research that analyzes word mining and what it means for markets From historical context and Robot Trading alerts to the critical factors of a trading system, Sentiment Indicators presents a proven approach to trading that will help you identify conditions that have a high probability of profit.
3449.65 RUR
Optimising an Audit Programme using a Network Structure david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
W. Edwards Deming referred the ‘understanding of systems’ as being a key principle for quality thinking. In this instance, as it currently stands the organisation under examination is operating two major units: A business unit and an educational unit. This is reflected in the current method of organisational evaluation as shown throughout this research, with the use of two separate evaluation methods: the Baldrige Educational Performance Excellence Criteria and New Zealand Educational Authority’s required Six Tertiary Evaluation Indicators. Through the development of a single evaluation tool the needs of the ‘whole’ organisation can be determined, which will aid in the deployment of resources and innovation to ensure the whole organisation benefits. Presently from the information obtained through the two separate evaluation methods, innovation and advancement made in one unit will have adverse effects on another.
4716 RUR
Factors which affect E-learning outcomes in a developing country david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
Developing countries are following developed countries in entering IT into different aspects of their lives. Although they can use the experiences of developed countries in facing similar challenges in utilizing new technologies, because of some differences such as culture, infrastructure, and so on; they have to find the importance of different variables which can affect desired outcomes. This book is an attempt to gain an understanding of how a developing country (Iran) is coping with these challenges while implementing E-learning in its schools. It determines seven most important factors and their importance using statistical methods. Afterward, the role of different readiness factors in using E-learning is evaluated. The findings will be helpful for both academics and practitioners of E-Learning systems especially in developing countries.
4468 RUR
Implementing Beyond Budgeting: Unlocking the Performance Potential david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
Traditional management was invented for very different times and is today in serious trouble. The level of volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity in business environments is at a record high. People's expectations toward their employers and leaders have also radically changed. A number of organizations are exploring management innovation that can help them not only to cope, but also to thrive and outperform in these new and different realities. Beyond Budgeting may be the most important new idea out there addressing these radical changes, due to its broad scope and coherent approach. Abolishing the traditional, detailed annual budget is necessary, but not sufficient. Organizations on the journey are questioning their old leadership beliefs and are tearing up their old command-and-control management models, with "agile" and "human" as the foundation for a new start. Implementing Beyond Budgeting: Unlocking the Performance Potential, Second Edition is both a theoretical introduction and a practical guide to bringing such an empowering and adaptive management model to life. Drawing on the author's twenty years of Beyond Budgeting experience, this book not only demonstrates the serious problems with traditional management through numerous practical examples; it also follows several companies on their Beyond Budgeting journeys, including Scandinavia's largest company Statoil, where the author has been heading up implementation since 2005. You'll get a first-hand glimpse at the reality of transitioning a large multinational company, and gain a real-world perspective on what successful implementation entails. This new Second Edition has been significantly revised and expanded. It covers the amazing development of the Beyond Budgeting movement and how the Statoil implementation journey has continued since the first edition of this book was published in 2009, sustaining major events such as the 2015 oil price crash. New implementation experiences, great new case stories, new management innovation examples, and new management metaphors are introduced, as well as the author's latest reflections on a range of management issues, including target setting, forecasting, performance evaluation, and incentives. A new chapter on "Beyond Budgeting and Agile" has also been added. The future of management is here!
4769 RUR
David  Magee The John Deere Way. Performance that Endures david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
The John Deere Way presents timeless business lessons from one of America’s top brands. Even as many American manufacturers struggle with low-cost foreign competition, John Deere has not only prevailed, but increased its market share by offering superior quality products built tough and in accordance with time-tested business values. This book shares the company’s management principles and corporate values and shows how those values guide the company to increasingly greater success. For business owners and leaders who want to know what real long-term success constitutes—and how to achieve it—The John Deere Way is the only way.
2012.3 RUR
Implementing HIS, Recommendations according to Socio-Technical View david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
Hospital Information System (HIS) is considered as an important factor in health care sector for managing the administrative, financial and clinical aspects of a hospital. A large number of hospitals from both developing and developed countries have started to adopt HIS to bring efficiency in their system. This study is conducted to contribute to the literature regarding HIS implementation in developing countries as there is scarce literature. In this study, socio technical model is used to understand the current working Combined Military Hospital (CMH). Qualitative case study is conducted and data is collected with the help of interviews done online via Skype and some secondary data resources to highlight the problems and solutions before HIS implementation. The data collection, generation of results and analysis is done on the basis of structure, people, technology, and process perspective originating from the socio technical model. Findings of this study are presented in the form of recommendations which need to be considered for making a HIS implementation plan.
3274 RUR
Improving education by using social media for developing countries david parmenter key performance indicators developing implementing and using winning kpis
In a time when industries are embracing technology to be sustainable, competitive and create value, education in the developing countries would greatly benefit from the same strategy. The research carried out in this book focuses on identifying current standards of education sector in Kenya and the technology is being utilised. This would consequently assist in identifying and proposing appropriate technology that would be implemented in the curriculum that would make education in the region competitive and raise the standards without compromising on costs or resources.
4468 RUR