Score: 4
From 47 Ratings

Employee Development: Big Business Results on a Small Business Budget


  • Author: Landrum Human Resources
  • Release Date : 2011-02-25
  • Genre: Industries & Professions
  • File Size: 65839 Bytes


Numerous studies have confirmed what most employers and managers already know – an investment in the professional development of employees’ increases employee satisfaction and retention. As organizations grow increasingly more complex, it has become even more important that they retain the knowledge and experience the best employees have spent years acquiring.It has also been demonstrated that professional development enhances employee satisfaction. We at Landrum are convinced that high employee satisfaction is an important driver of customer satisfaction.What is often lost in discussion of professional development is the role small self-implemented programs can play in developing your staff. Many of these programs are inexpensive to operate. Cer...

Score: 4.5
From 572 Ratings

Extreme Ownership


  • Author: Jocko Willink & Leif Babin
  • Release Date : 2017-11-21
  • Genre: Management & Leadership
  • File Size: 19834378 Bytes


An updated edition of the blockbuster bestselling leadership book that took America and the world by storm, two U.S. Navy SEAL officers who led the most highly decorated special operations unit of the Iraq War demonstrate how to apply powerful leadership principles from the battlefield to business and life.Sent to the most violent battlefield in Iraq, Jocko Willink and Leif Babin’s SEAL task unit faced a seemingly impossible mission: help U.S. forces secure Ramadi, a city deemed “all but lost.” In gripping firsthand accounts of heroism, tragic loss, and hard-won victories in SEAL Team Three’s Task Unit Bruiser, they learned that leadership—at every level—is the most important factor in whether a team succeeds or fails. Willink and Babin r...

Art Education and Human Development

Art Education and Human Development


  • Author : Howard Gardner
  • Publisher : Getty Publications
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0892361794


Art Education and Human Development Book Description :

Briefly surveys the principles governing human development, and argues that policies in art education must take into account cultural values, development level, and individual differences...

Human Development

Human Development


  • Author : D. A. Louw
  • Publisher : Pearson South Africa
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Adulthood
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0798647086


Human Development Book Description :

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The Ecology of Human Development
Score: 3.5
From 3 Ratings

The Ecology of Human Development


  • Author : Urie BRONFENBRENNER
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Release Date : 1979
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0674224574


The Ecology of Human Development Book Description :

To understand the way children develop, Bronfenbrenner believes that it is necessary to observe their behavior in natural settings, while they are interacting with familiar adults over prolonged periods of time. His book offers an important blueprint for constructing a new and ecologically valid psychology of development....

Human Development
Score: 1
From 1 Ratings

Human Development


  • Author : Franco Imoda
  • Publisher : Peeters Publishers
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9042900288


Human Development Book Description :

This book is a magisterial treatment of the wide spectrum of psychological aspects of growing in grace as a spiritual creature, while also developing as a human being. For the author 'being human' is physical, psychological, and spiritual. The integration of all three is for him a possibility both to be desired and worked toward, not a paradox. As a teacher of teachers, Imoda has been commited to transmitting to his students a way to teach novices and laymen how growing in the love of God is a logical development from increasing the grasp of their emotional bases. For teachers this book is a 'vade mecum' which gives them a structure within which people can be encouraged to explore their emotional underpinnings, so that they may grow out of their psyc...

Social Work and Human Development

Social Work and Human Development


  • Author : Janet Walker
  • Publisher : Learning Matters
  • Release Date : 2017-05
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781526413376


Social Work and Human Development Book Description :

Social work engages with people across the life course, and social workers are expected to work with groups of people at very different stages of their life. This book helps students gain a thorough understanding of human growth as it is a central part of their qualifying social work training and practice....

Human Development

Human Development


  • Author : F. Philip Rice
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Developmental psychobiology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PSU:000032309041


Human Development Book Description :

Based on research and made personal through anecdotes and real-life examples, this introduction to human development offers a combination of topical/chronological approach, an eclectic theoretical perspective, and a focus on contemporary issues and concerns....

Human Development

Human Development


  • Author : Eric Rayner
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 158391112X


Human Development Book Description :

Employing psychoanalytic theories of development, this book reveals the interplay between physical, emotional and psychological factors that contribute to the individual patterns of development. This book covers the major milestones of life, including adolescence, work, parenthood and old age....

Handbook of Child Psychology  Theoretical Models of Human Development
Score: 3
From 2 Ratings

Handbook of Child Psychology Theoretical Models of Human Development


  • Author : William Damon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2006-05-19
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780471756040


Handbook of Child Psychology Theoretical Models of Human Development Book Description :

Part of the authoritative four-volume reference that spans the entire field of child development and has set the standard against which all other scholarly references are compared. Updated and revised to reflect the new developments in the field, the Handbook of Child Psychology, Sixth Edition contains new chapters on such topics as spirituality, social understanding, and non-verbal communication. Volume 1: Theoretical Models of Human Development, edited by Richard M. Lerner, Tufts University, explores a variety of theoretical approaches, including life-span/life-course theories, socio-culture theories, structural theories, object-relations theories, and diversity and development theories. New chapters cover phenomenology and ecological systems theor...

Human Development

Human Development


  • Author : Ira J. Gordon
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1962
  • Genre: Child development
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015072104295


Human Development Book Description :

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Human Development

Human Development


  • Author : Crandell
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Genre: Developmental psychobiology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0070487618


Human Development Book Description :

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