What You Need to Know About
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  • What You Need to Know About: Business | Roger Trapp

    What You Need to Know About: Business

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Roger Trapp
    • Narrated By Colin Mace
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    Business is big. Actually, it's often small and medium-sized too. But the point is that it matters - a lot. This book is designed to answer all those confusing questions that flit through your mind when you get to the business pages of the paper, and stop you from being embarrassed in job interviews.

    Just basic

    Just gives you a overview of the business types however does not into detail. Could of a lot been better .

    Reviewed on 17 February 2015 by James ()
  • What You Need to Know About: Project Management | Fergus O'Connell

    What You Need to Know About: Project Management

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Fergus O'Connell
    • Narrated By Colin Mace
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    Become a master of project management! This book will help you to learn to define projects, be it at home or at work, and will explain how to make them happen. Start to plan, budget, and execute your projects and learn which behaviours to adopt in order to be a good project manager.

    Informative and interesting

    This book is an absolute godsend if, like me, you've found yourself landed with a project management role and nobody can tell you what exactly that en..Show More »

    Reviewed on 28 February 2011 by Caroline (Oranmore, Co. GalwayIreland)
  • What You Need to Know About: Marketing | Simon Middleton

    What You Need to Know About: Marketing

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 44 mins)
    • By Simon Middleton
    • Narrated By Lucy Paterson
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    Marketing is shrouded in arcane mystery and buzzwords. It frightens many and bewilders others. Yet every business, from the hand-car-wash by the side of the road, to the world's most famous brands, engage in marketing every single day. This is an essential, reliable, speedy and up to date guide to the most robust and important concepts in marketing. This book shows you how to understand and do marketing without having to study a degree or a diploma in it.

    Exactly what you need to know!

    Authoritative, engaging and up-to-date. Great as an introduction, refresher or a resource to inspire new thinking on a current challenge. Would reco..Show More »

    Reviewed on 12 June 2013 by Mary (Bath, United Kingdom)
  • What You Need to Know About: Economics | George Buckley, Sumeet Desai

    What You Need to Know About: Economics

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By George Buckley, Sumeet Desai
    • Narrated By Colin Mace
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    Economics matters. But with confusing things like GDP and interest rates, it's often hard to get you head around. So What do you really need to know about economics?

    very good insight into economics

    Narrated and written in a way that enabled me to understand complex issues that I previously found difficult to comprehend.

    Reviewed on 26 February 2015 by Jacob ()
  • What You Need to Know About: Leadership | Jeff Grout, Liz Fisher

    What You Need to Know About: Leadership

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Jeff Grout, Liz Fisher
    • Narrated By Sam Dale
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    Business needs leaders. Every day, good and bad leaders make and break organizations. If you want to get anywhere in your career, showing leadership is crucial. So what do you really need to know about leadership? Find out: What it's all aboutWhy vision mattersHow you can build a great teamWhy leaders need to motivate and inspire the people around themHow to lead when the going gets tough.

    Really useful and accessible overview

    I have really enjoyed the books I have listened to in this series. What You Need to Know About Leadership may be just an overview of the subject, but..Show More »

    Reviewed on 16 September 2012 by Mike (WAKEFIELD, United Kingdom)
  • What You Need to Know About Starting a Business | Kevin Duncan

    What You Need to Know About Starting a Business

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 43 mins)
    • By Kevin Duncan
    • Narrated By Beth Chalmers
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    Ever wanted to be an entrepreneur? Ever wanted to control what you do, when you do it and stop just making money for someone else? Now is your chance. Starting up a business has never been more exciting. This book explains what you really need to know to make your business a success. This is the book you need to swagger into the dragon's den full of confidence.

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  • What You Need to Know About Strategy | Jo Whitehead

    What You Need to Know About Strategy

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Jo Whitehead
    • Narrated By Stuart McLoughlin
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    In any career in business, chances are that the time will come when someone will ask you to do a strategy for something. Too often, this will be a cue for stress at work and sleepless nights. What You Need to Know about Strategy shows that it doesn't have to be like this. Taking you step-by-step through the basics of what you need to know to come up with a great strategy.... By cutting out the theory, and focusing on the things you need to know and do to come up with a killer strategy, this book means that you never need to panic again.

    This may work better as a text rather than audio

    Listening to this on the move didn't work very well for me. This content may be better than it came across in audio format or if at a desk and able to..Show More »

    Reviewed on 19 January 2012 by Mark (United Kingdom)