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The only comprehensive account of operational risk in securities settlements
Securities Operations focuses on the settlement aspects of a securities transaction. As financial analysts make a greater effort toward quantifying and managing operational risk, they are paying more attention to securities transactions in general and to the settlement phase in particular. While describing the practical issues, this book enumerates the different "back office" related risks potentially encountered throughout the settlement. Simmons also covers more advanced topics such as derivatives, trade...
Craftsmanship, says Richard Sennett, names the basic human impulse to do a job well for its own sake, and good craftsmanship involves developing skills and focusing on the work rather than ourselves. The computer programmer, the doctor, the artist, and even the parent and citizen all engage in a craftsman’s work. In this thought-provoking book, Sennett explores the work of craftsmen past and present, identifies deep connections between material consciousness and ethical values, and challenges received ideas about what constitutes good work in today’s world. The Craftsman engages the many...
Have you been promoted to a senior role?
Do you sometimes feel like an impostor?
Is the excitement of your promotion tinged with doubt?
This book is for you.
Discover principles that will guide you to take control, focus on key actions and stand out as a highly competent, credible and confident leader.
Once you’ve read this book, you will:
• Create strong alliances with the people who matter
• Build your confidence and competence on a daily basis
• Get organised so your workflow is smooth and stress-free
• Align your personal and professional vision so you lead authentically
• Design a work-life...
Why Are So Many Jews Millionaires?
Jews are estimated to make up less than 1% of the world's population, yet approximately 25% of the world's billionaires are Jewish. Jews are always found on lists of the world’s richest people. In 2009, 139 of the Forbes 400 were Jewish. Jews also comprise a very large number of history’s most important figures, people who have had a profound impact on humanity. Approximately 35% of Nobel Prizes have been awarded to Jews. No other ethnic group has even come close to matching the abilities and accomplishments of Jews.
Since such a large percent of the...
Too many doctors are carrying perpetual debt and giving away a large chunk of each paycheck as interest to the bank. The Doctors Guide to Eliminating Debt can show you how to pay off debt faster than you imagined—including your house.
Being in debt is not a default condition. Understand the real cost and that it’s not too late to change the course of your financial life. Being debt-free is empowering, liberating, and invigorating, but most doctors don’t realize they can do it without significant sacrifice.
If you are feeling trapped by your financial obligations, realize there is a way out....
HOW TO BE A PRO AUTHOR WITH YOUR OWN PUBLISHING COMPANY & LEGAL PEN NAME TO PROTECT PRIVACY … READ ON By International Best Selling & Amazon #1 Best Selling Author DAVID AUTHOR This book is for those who have not yet chased their publishing dream into reality and want to do it right. The book is also for published authors who want to take it to a higher level and reclaim privacy. Everything You Need To Obtain a Legal Pen Name, an Alternate Identity as an Author, a New Life, a New Business, and an Unlimited Future Inexpensive, Easy, Fast, and Legal Process Legal In All 50 States...
Based on Intensive Research on Brain Science, Storytelling, Screenwriting and Public Speaking
“Practical and useful...Storytelling is one of the most important parts of speaking. This book makes it clear how to do it, when and where.”
~ Judith Field
“Great book...Akash doesn't hold anything back.”
~ Stephen Fraundorfer
“A great kick-start for your next speech! A wonderfully quick burst of inspiration and insight.”
~ Mandy Hoffeldt
STORYTELLING TECHNIQUES TO MAKE YOUR NEXT PRESENTATION AN OUTSTANDING ONE
Stories have the power to captivate listeners and ignite their imaginations.
Having a strong digital presence is crucial for every business today!
The Digital Marketing Handbook is an easy to follow, step-by-step guide to marketing using the internet. This book is packed with information and examples to help you succeed.
If you're looking for a book that gets straight to the point without any fluff or filler content and explains digital marketing techniques in a simple manner without the filter of complexity we're all so used to, then this book is for you.
This book breaks the huge topic of digital marketing strategy into manageable chunks through 5 mini digital...
If you want to know, step by step, how to sell and quickly, easily, and smoothly walk anyone from being a skeptical prospect to a happy customer that refers you friends, family, and colleagues...then you want to read this sales book.
Here's the deal:
At its core, selling isn't a patchwork of cheesy closing techniques, annoying high-pressure tactics, or gimmicky rebuttals.
True salesmanship follows very specific laws, has very specific steps and stages, and leaves a customer feeling happy and helped. It's honest, respectful, enlightening, friendly, and done with real care. It's the type of...
Why is it that women, who are so competent in all other areas of their lives, cannot find the same competence when it comes to matters of money?
Suze Orman investigates the complicated, dysfunctional relationship women have with money in this groundbreaking new book. With her signature mix of insight, compassion, and soul-deep recognition, she equips women with the financial knowledge and emotional awareness to overcome the blocks that have kept them from making more out of the money they make. At the center of the book is The Save Yourself Plan—a streamlined, five-month program that...