Japanese at Work: Politeness, Power, and Personae in Japanese Workplace Discourse By Haruko Minegishi Cook English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 240 Pages | ISBN : 3319635484 | 4.22 MB
This book empirically explores how different linguistic resources are utilized to achieve appropriate workplace role inhabitance and to achieve work-oriented communicative ends in a variety of workplaces in Japan. Appropriate role inhabitance is seen to include considerations of gender and interpersonal familiarity, along with speaker orientation to normative structures for marking power and politeness. This uniquely researched edited collection will appeal to scholars of workplace discourse and Japanese sociolinguistics, as well as Japanese language instructors and adult learners of Japanese. It is sure to make a major contribution to the cross-linguistic/cultural study of workplace discourse in the globalized context of the twenty-first century.
Project Managers at Work by Bruce Harpham English | EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 316 Pages | ISBN : 1484226674 | 952 KB
Read 25 in-depth, candid interviews with notable project managers. Discover how project managers work, what they do, how they adapt and make decisions, how they inspire and motivate others, what career lessons and advice they can share, and how they landed their current jobs either as project managers or in more senior positions thanks to their success as project managers.
Successful Writing at Work (11th Edition) by Philip C. Kolin English | 2016 | ISBN: 1305667611 | 645 Pages | PDF | 80.0 MB
This book is a comprehensive introduction to workplace writing with real-world examples and problems; an easy-to-read style; and thorough guidelines for planning, drafting, revising, editing, formatting, and producing professional documents in the global workplace.
Phil Hughes, Ed Ferrett, "Introduction to Health and Safety at Work: for the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, 6th edition" English | ISBN: 0415723086 | 2015 | 676 pages | PDF | 47 MB