Description : Whom can you trust? It's not an easy question to answer, yet it couldn't be more important to try. Hook up with the wrong crowd, and there goes a career--or worse. As scholar Linda Stroh argues, trust is a prerequisite for effective management, and it contributes directly to personal success. To find out how to tell the "good guys" from the "bad guys," Stroh interviewed over three hundred businesspeople. The result is a thorough and invaluable compendium of lively stories, lessons learned in the trenches, and practical tools and principles. Readers will learn how to identify the trustworthy at work and in their personal lives--giving their careers a boost and helping them sleep better at night.
Description : Trust is at the root of all positive relationships. This accessible and empowering book teaches how to form an inner circle of trusted confidants in your workplace and at home that will allow you to live a more peaceful and more effective life, reduce stress, and better deal with negative emotions. • Presents a system for assessing "the good guys and the bad guys"—in other words, the trustworthy and untrustworthy people that surround all of us in every arena of life • Provides tools for assessing our own trustworthiness as well as for evaluating our own willingness to trust another • Gives readers effective methods for dealing with forgiveness, coping, and reconciliation; managing "conditional" trust relationships; and for becoming more trustworthy to themselves • Suggests a practical "Honesty Challenge" that dares readers to be more truthful—and as a result, more successful
Description : Based on insights from the data that drives Fortune Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work for, and similar lists in 45 countries on six continents, Trust Rules shows you how to lead your team to achieve extraordinary business results.
Description : With its unique contextual emphasis and authoritative commentary, Trusts Law: Text and Materials is a book that no serious undergraduate on trust law courses can afford to be without. The book is divided into four main parts: trusts and the preservation of family wealth; trusts and family breakdown; trusts and commerce; and trusts and non-profit activity. Within each of these parts, leading cases, statutes, and historical and research materials are placed alongside the narrative of the author's text to give emphasis both to general theories of trust concepts and to the practical operation of trusts. Attention is also given to important themes such as the developing relationship between trusts law and other areas of private law such as the Law of Restitution. This new edition takes account of all relevant judicial and legislative developments since the third edition, and expands discussion of key themes in current developments of the law.
Description : When Congress passed the Pension Protection Act of 2006, they created what may be the most significant reform to charitable planning since the Tax Reform Act of 1969. This practice-focused book is now fully updated to explain the legislation's impact on all aspects of charitable planning. It provides clear and insightful explanations of all relevant tax law, financial considerations, and includes drafting guidelines, and forms to assist with clients' charitable giving needs as part of a comprehensive estate and financial plan. Includes drafting guides and sample forms on CD-ROM.
Description : The standard reference for serious tax professionals and students, CCH's Income Tax Regulations reproduces the mammoth Treasury regulations that explain the IRS's position, prescribe operational rules, and provide the mechanics for compliance with the Internal Revenue Code.
Description : Examines defense industrial cooperation in the area of European military production & attempts to account for select legal problems that are related to the ongoing restructuring of the European defense industry. Topics covered include: select forms for defence industrial cooperation & national points of departure for increased integration; the legal environment in Sweden; regulation of acquisitions & secrecy provisions in other countries; applicability of regulations on competition in other countries; EC control of business concentrations within the defence industry; & regulations on compensation agreements.