Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die

Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die
Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die You have been predicted — by companies, governments, law-enforcement, hospitals and universities. Their computers say, “I knew you were going to do that!” These institutions are seizing upon the power to predict whether you’re going to click, buy, lie, or die.Why? For ...

The Great Reset: How the Post-Crash Economy Will Change the Way We Live and Work

The Great Reset: How the Post-Crash Economy Will Change the Way We Live and Work
The Great Reset: How the Post-Crash Economy Will Change the Way We Live and Work From Richard Florida, author of the bestselling books The Rise of the Creative Class and Who’s Your City?, comes a book that frames the economic meltdown of 2008–09 not as a crisis but as an opportunity to “reset.” In doing ...

Strategy Safari: A Guided Tour Through The Wilds of Strategic Mangament

Strategy Safari: A Guided Tour Through The Wilds of Strategic Mangament
Strategy Safari: A Guided Tour Through The Wilds of Strategic Mangament Strategy making is considered the high point of managerial activity. But bombarded by fads and fixes, most managers have been groping blindly to get their arms around the proverbial elephant. Now Henry Mintzberg, author of the award-winning The Rise and Fall of Strategic Planning, ...

The Strategy-Focused Organization: How Balanced Scorecard Companies Thrive in the New Business Environment

The Strategy-Focused Organization: How Balanced Scorecard Companies Thrive in the New Business Environment
The Strategy-Focused Organization: How Balanced Scorecard Companies Thrive in the New Business Environment The creators of the revolutionary performance management tool called the Balanced Scorecard introduce a new approach that makes strategy a continuous process owned not just by top management, but by everyone. In The Strategy-Focused Organization, Robert Kaplan and David Norton share the ...

The Alpha Interface: Empirical Research on The Predictability of The Financial Markets. Book Two: Twenty-Four Trading Strategies Based on Scientific Findings About Technical Analysis

The Alpha Interface: Empirical Research on The Predictability of The Financial Markets. Book Two: Twenty-Four Trading Strategies Based on Scientific Findings About Technical Analysis
The Alpha Interface: Empirical Research on The Predictability of The Financial Markets. Book Two: Twenty-Four Trading Strategies Based on Scientific Findings About Technical Analysis “My vote for the best trading books of the year (likely the decade).” Dr. Ron Blackburn, trader Trading or investing without being aware of the scientific research in this field is ...

Strategy Maps: Converting Intangible Assets into Tangible Outcomes

Strategy Maps: Converting Intangible Assets into Tangible Outcomes
Strategy Maps: Converting Intangible Assets into Tangible Outcomes More than a decade ago, Robert S. Kaplan and David P. Norton introduced the Balanced Scorecard, a revolutionary performance measurement system that allowed organizations to quantify intangible assets such as people, information, and customer relationships. Then, in The Strategy-Focused Organization, Kaplan and Norton showed how organizations achieved ...

The Great Crash Ahead: Strategies for a World Turned Upside Down

The Great Crash Ahead: Strategies for a World Turned Upside Down
The Great Crash Ahead: Strategies for a World Turned Upside Down In his most recent New York Times bestselling book, The Great Depression Ahead, Harry S. Dent, Jr., predicted that the stimulus plan created in response to the first crisis would hit demographic and debt saturation headwinds and ultimately fail. In 2010, the stimulus plan ...

Project Finance in Theory and Practice: Designing, Structuring, and Financing Private and Public Projects

Project Finance in Theory and Practice: Designing, Structuring, and Financing Private and Public Projects
Project Finance in Theory and Practice: Designing, Structuring, and Financing Private and Public Projects This book presents comprehensive coverage of project finance in Europe and North America.  The Second Edition features two new case studies, all new pedagogical supplements including end-of-chapter questions and answers, and insights into the recent market downturn.  The author provides a ...

Practical Time Series Forecasting: A Hands-On Guide [2nd Edition] (Practical Analytics)

Practical Time Series Forecasting: A Hands-On Guide [2nd Edition] (Practical Analytics)
Practical Time Series Forecasting: A Hands-On Guide [2nd Edition] (Practical Analytics) Practical Time Series Forecasting is a hands-on introduction to quantitative forecasting of time series. Quantitative forecasting is an important component of decision making in a wide range of areas and across many business functions including economic forecasting, workload projections, sales forecasts, and transportation demand. ...

Seeing What’s Next: Using the Theories of Innovation to Predict Industry Change

Seeing What's Next: Using the Theories of Innovation to Predict Industry Change
Seeing What’s Next: Using the Theories of Innovation to Predict Industry Change Every day, individuals take action based on how they believe innovation will change industries. Yet these beliefs are largely based on guesswork and incomplete data and lead to costly errors in judgment. Now, internationally renowned innovation expert Clayton M. Christensen and his research ...