Business English Meetings has been written in response to the demand for more materials to
develop professional communication skills in the classroom. Its aim is to give foreign students
of Business English specific practice in the skills and language of meetings in order to develop
fluency and effectiveness. The material addresses a wide range of adult themes from a variety
of professional areas, however, most of the activities do not require specialist knowledge. The
material is completely independent of any course book and can, therefore, be used on any
Business English course.
Queenpins: Notorious Women Gangsters of The Modern Era
The cut throat world of organized crime has long been dominated by men, and such macho godfathers and kingpins as Al Capone, John Dillinger, Pablo Escobar and John Gotti have become legendary. Yet, dig deep into the annals of crime and one can find smart, ambitious and ruthless women who have cracked the glass ceiling of the underworld and...
Signals and Boundaries: Building Blocks for Complex Adaptive Systems
Complex adaptive systems (cas), including ecosystems, governments, biological cells, and markets, are characterized by intricate hierarchical arrangements of boundaries and signals. In ecosystems, for example, niches act as semi-permeable boundaries, and smells and visual patterns serve as signals; governments have departmental hierarchies...
Compositing Visual Effects: Essentials for the Aspiring Artist Put the essential concepts and techniques of digital compositing to work for you without the need of a single mathematical equation. Compositing Visual Effects is lavishly illustrated with hundreds of film shots, figures, illustrations and diagrams to help the visual reader gain a valuable vocabulary and understanding of the full range of visual...
MEAN Web Development
Master real-time web application development using a mean combination of MongoDB, Express, AngularJS, and Node.js
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Visual Basic.NET at Work: Building 10 Enterprise Projects
Build 10 of the most sought after Visual Basic .NET enterprise applications–now!
Tired of the typical VB.NET reference books that only provide a little information on a lot of topics? Looking for real-world examples of how to use .NET in your day-to-day enterprise projects? Youve come to the right place.
The Ethics of Research Biobanking Biobanking, i.e. storage of biological samples or data emerging from such samples for diagnostic, therapeutic or research purposes, has been going on for decades. However, it is only since the mid 1990s that these activities have become the subject of considerable public attention, concern and debate. This shift in climate is due to several...