Practical help in the form of humorous and biting anecdotes designed for managers, or anyone facing the role of 'manager' and wondering why they would ever leave the safe world of bits and bites for the messy world of managing humans.
In his book, In Search of Stupidity: Over Twenty Years of High-Tech Marketing Disasters, Second Edition, marketing wizard Richard Chapman takes a hilarious look at some of the most influential marketing and business philosophies of the last 20 years.
How to Secure Your H-1B Visa is a practical guide that takes the mystery out of hiring foreign professionals for US employment and teaches H-1B employees and employers how to optimize petition outcomes.
This comprehensive guide explores the management challenges of supervising and leading programmers. Author J. Hank Rainwater introduces new and not-so-new managers to concepts that will encourage them and help them become a strong leaders for their teams.
Going Corporate: A Geek's Guide provides technology professionalsincluding programmers, engineers, designers, and analyststhe information necessary to make the transition from techie in the trenches to project manager, mid-level manager, consultantor even CIO, CTO, or CEO.
Over 500 screen visuals and clear-cut instructions guide you through the features of Excel 2010, from formulas and charts to navigating around a worksheet and understanding Visual Basic for Applications and macros.
The age-old feud between the IT department and the rest of the organization needs to end. This book discusses how a three-pronged solution to this problem will make IT one of your organization's greatest assets.
In CTOs at Work, the authors interview many of the world's most influential CTOs, discussing with them the issues you would want to ask of them. The result is an outstanding companion volume to the highly acclaimed Coders at Work, Venture Capitalists at Work and the other books in Apress' elite At Work series.
This book takes readers through a set of interview questions programmers are likely to be asked sharing the authors insight into the key aspects of each question. By understanding these questions, readers can learn how to approach a wide array of questions more effectively.
Cloud Capacity Management helps readers in understanding what the cloud, IaaS, PaaS, SaaS are, how they relate to capacity planning and management and which stakeholders are involved in delivering value. It explains the role of capacity management for creators, aggregators, and consumers of cloud services.