The book is a very good reference for the learners who will be the future executives in the business world. Usually students and young professionals are frightened and sometimes feel hesitating to face and speak to a group of people or give a presentation. This Public Speaking and Presentation Technique with its two different parts is a comprehensive guide for the learners who are initially afraid to speak in public, the book provides tips to overcome those anxieties and fears. Students as well as other readers of the book will definitely attain the survival tactics following the simple and straight forward guidelines that Prof. Islam introduced in various chapters. Further, the practical tips of some presenters makes this book more worthy to use. This is written in a simple and conversational tone based on the accepted theory and practice of oratory. The presentation of topics is effortless and pleasant and Prof. Islam s informative and expedient presentation makes this book more effective for all users.
IT professionals work in an environment which isunder continual innovation, exerts a global influenceand yet is relatively young. In such a context, howcan professionals be effectively supported in theirethical practice? IT professional ethics haspredominantly focussed on external standards orinternal reasoning. However, attention also has to bepaid to professionals experience of ethics, whichinfluences how they interpret standards and constructreasoning. A comprehensive experience of ethics willembrace the professional s inner circle, theiremployer, their client and humanity. In order topromote such a comprehensive view, we need tore-conceptualise a) the IT discipline, focussing oninformation users, b) professional ethics, adoptingother-centred attitudes, and c) professionaldevelopment, pursuing a change in lived experience.This book is written for those interested inprofessional ethics (practitioners, educators,professional bodies and employers), especially in thecomputing field.
This book documents the experiences of young people leaving public care in Romania. A psycho-social approach to the subject has been chosen to capture the complexity of the leaving and after care process including perspectives of both young people as service users and professionals as service providers. Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis was used for its potential to give voice and make sense of young people s lived experiences and bring an in-depth understanding of leaving care. Using this specific country example, the book aims to contribute to present understandings of the psycho-social transition of young people from care to independent living. It adapts of Bridges model of transition (2002) to the leaving and after care experience. Messages for leaving and after care services arising from the research emphasize the complex interaction between practical, social and psychological dimensions of leaving care.
This is an excellent reference book for the learners who will be the future executives in the business world. Though based in the Bangladeshi context following the National University curriculum, this could be handy to any learners of business English. Students and young professionals who feel to improve their communication skills through speaking, writing and presentation, and those who love to win the job interview will find this as a good companion for them. Prof. Islam provides the basic guidelines clearly in simple English so that every reader will find it worthy to use. All the chapters followed by some questions will assist learners to self-check their understanding and the list of vocabulary will be assets to their memory. The presentation of subjects is effortless and very much pleasant and Prof. Islam informative and scholarly presentation makes the book more effective for all users.
During the last couple of years usage of legal and illegal psychoactive substances has got epidemic proportions, with tendency of increasing a number of users. The widespread habit of consuming alcohol, cigarettes and illegal psychoactive substances is a very serious medical and socio pathological problem in the world, especially in developing countries. The fact is that psychoactive substances are a significant factor in the creation of a mass of non-communicable diseases in the world, it is important to conduct a comprehensive epidemiological study that would give guidelines for the prevention of organized and efficient. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of psychoactive consumption habit, but also and correlation between alcohol, tobacco and illegal psychoactive substances usage among students. The research was planed as cross-sectional study, and was included 800 students. This study should be useful to professionals in public health field, but also to all young people, to indicate the harmful effects of the use of psychoactive substances.
Improving of ICT has brought a revolutionary change in every sphere of life. The applications of ICT in libraries improve the provision of library and information resources and services. Using ICT, libraries have not only observed remarkable changes in their daily operations and services but also identified a new and active role for libraries. It facilitates speedy library operations, services and access to and delivery of information. The users of college libraries are mainly young generation learners, they prefer ICT based services to traditional services. The researcher's practical experiences in college libraries were assigned to look after the current approach of library system. This book, therefore, explores the components of ICT applications in the college libraries, various operations and services provided by the college libraries using various ICT tools. It has identified the diverse problems faced by the college libraries during its implementation and services extended through ICT tools. It also intends to be a comprehensive guide that can be used to guide the library and its professionals for providing better services to the users through ICT based tools.
Given the New York Convention's global relevance, it follows that the potential 'users' of the Convention are in need of guidance as to how to apply it. The primary target groups are lawyers seeking (or defending against) recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards worldwide, state court judges applying the Convention in recognition proceedings, and in-house lawyers in large and/or multinational enterprises dealing with transnational dispute resolution.Dr Reinmar Wolff is Assistant Professor at the University of Marburg and practicing lawyer as well as an experienced arbitrator. The authors are specialists in arbitration and related matters.Authors: Dr Christian Borris LL.M., Cologne, Dr Bernd Ehle, LL.M., Geneva, Todd J. Fox, LL.M., New York, Rudolf Hennecke, Cologne, Dr Angela Kölbl, Erlangen, Dr Christoph Liebscher, Vienna, Dr David Quinke, LL.M., Düsseldorf, Dr Maxi Scherer, London, Dr Stephan Wilske, LL.M., Stuttgart, Dr, Marburg.'... No doubt, this commentary will become a standard reference book for both academics and practitioners in the field of arbitration ...'Dr Klaus Sachs, Munich, NJW 2013, 519.'The present commentary is a most useful tool for all practitioners as well as for courts and academics. It definitely belongs into the library of all professionals ...'Georg von Segesser, in ASA Bulletin 01/2013'... a great asset to students and young professionals involved in the field of international commercial arbitration ...'Yaroslava Sorokhtey, in: Association for International Arbitration Newsletter, June 2013'With this new commentary, ... both practitioners and academics alike are now provided with an up-to-date, comprehensive and reliable analysis of the legal issues involved in recognizing and enforcing arbitral awards under the New York Convention...'Dennis Solomon, in: European Yearbook of International Economic Law 2014
The popularization of the Internet, due in larger part to the advent of multifunctional cell phones, poses new challenges for health professionals, patients, and caregivers as well as creates new possibilities for all of us. This comprehensive volume analyzes how this social phenomenon is transforming long-established healthcare practices and perceptions in a country with one of the highest numbers of Internet users: Brazil.After an opening text that analyzes the Internet and E-Health Care as a field of study, the book comprises six parts. The first part introduces the emergence and development of the internet in Brazil, its pioneering experience in internet governance, digital inclusion, and online citizen participation. The second part is dedicated to internet health audiences by analyzing the cases of patients, the young, and the elderly seeking and sharing health information online, especially in virtual communities. The third part is dedicated to the challenges that the expansion of the internet in healthcare poses to all of us, such as the evaluation of the quality of health information available online and the prevention of the risks involved with online sales, cyberbullying, and consumption of prescription medicines. The fourth presents some innovative e-learning experiences carried out with different groups in Brazil, while the fifth part analyses some practical applications involving the Internet and health, including studies on M-Health, the Internet of things, serious games and the use of new information and communication technologies in health promotion. The last chapter analyses the future of healthcare in the Internet Age.The authors establish a critical and creative debate with international scholarship on the subject. This book is written in a direct and comprehensible way for professionals, researchers, students of communication and health, as well as for stakeholders and others interested in better understanding the trends and the different challenges related to the social phenomenon of the internet in health.
This book discusses recent developments and contemporary research in mathematics, statistics and their applications in computing. All contributing authors are eminent academicians, scientists, researchers and scholars in their respective fields, hailing from around the world. This is the second conference on mathematics and computing organized at Haldia Institute of Technology, India. The conference has emerged as a powerful forum, offering researchers a venue to discuss, interact and collaborate, and stimulating the advancement of mathematics and its applications in computer science. The book will allow aspiring researchers to update their knowledge of cryptography, algebra, frame theory, optimizations, stochastic processes, compressive sensing, functional analysis, complex variables, etc. Educating future consumers, users, producers, developers and researchers in mathematics and computing is a challenging task and essential to the development of modern society. Hence, mathematics and its applications in computing are of vital importance to a broad range of communities, including mathematicians and computing professionals across different educational levels and disciplines.In current research, modeling and simulation, making decisions under uncertainty and pattern recognition have become very common. Professionals across different educational levels and disciplines need exposure to advances in mathematics and computing. In this context, this book presents research papers on applicable areas of current interest. It also includes papers in which experts summarize research findings, such as signal processing and analysis and low-rank-matrix approximation for solving large systems, which will emerge as powerful tools for further research. These new advances and cutting-edge research in the fields of mathematics and their applications to computing are of paramount importance for young researchers.