Sarah Statz Cords, Carol Elsen, Caroline Geck, Lucy Heckman, Lawrence R. Maxted, & Stephen E. Turner
Library Journal March 15, 2007
The year's business reading identified new trends, reckoned with old challenges, offered counteropinions on hot topics, reinforced some old lessons, highlighted gains over losses, celebrated innovations that have potential for all, and observed the failures of these innovations to keep their promise. In short, it was a year of balancing equations—of balancing the books. A veritable definition of the state of today's business world, these are the best of the year.
Morrison, Terri & Wayne A. Conaway.Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands: The Bestselling Guide to Doing Business in More Than 60 Countries. 2d ed. B. Adams Pub. Group. 592p. ISBN 978-1-59337-368-9. pap. $24.95.
The definitive reference for doing business around the world. A clear and comprehensible format, country by country, provides both general cultural orientations and specific business etiquette and local negotiation strategies. (1st ed. reviewed, LJ 1/95) Full Library Journal Story