Category Archives: New resources

New books, ebooks, databases, videos and services available in the Information Centre

GIBS case studies

GIBS faculty produce a number of teaching case studies covering diverse subjects on a yearly basis. Dr Caren Scheepers, with Natalie van der Veen, recently published a case study on Unilever.  The focus of the case study was on contextual leadership and how to embed a  culture of inclusive growth.  The title of the case […]
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The disruptors: social entrepreneurs reinventing business and society.

by Kerryn Krige and Gus Silber Published by Bookstorm Can business change the world? Can the world change business? For a new breed of social entrepreneurs, striving to build and grow enterprises that fight social ills, foster opportunity, and help to improve society, the answer is not can, it’s must.

GIBS case studies

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New eBooks in our collection

You will need your UP login details to access the content of the books. Five keys of powerful business relationships :how to become more productive, effective, and influential / Sallie J. Sherman, Joseph P. Sperry, Steve Vucelich. New York: McGrawHill, 2014. A game-changing guide that will help you leverage every critical relationship in your organization for […]
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NEW e-BOOKS IN GIBS INFORMATION CENTRE COLLECTION : January – pt.I, 2014

GIBS’ STUDENTS ACCESS VIA STUDENT NR’s & PIN Epic Content Marketing: How To Tell A Different Story, Break Through the Clutter, and Win More Customers by Marketing Less by Joe Pulizzi McGraw-Hill © 2014 (352 pages) ISBN: 9780071819893  –  With in-depth case studies of how John Deere, LEGO, Coca-Cola, and other leading corporations are using content […]
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NEW e-BOOK TITLES AT GIBS INFORMATION CENTRE : 4Q2013

GIBS’ STUDENTS ACCESS VIA STUDENT NR’s & PIN Facebook Marketing for Dummies, 4th Edition by John Haydon  John Wiley & Sons © 2013 (336 pages) ISBN: 9781118400388  –  Covering new and ever-evolving tools, this must-read guide introduces you to the psychology of a Facebook user, shows how third-party apps can be used with your Facebook […]
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NEW e-BOOKS TITLES IN THE GIBS IC COLLECTION : 4Q2013

GIBS’ STUDENTS HAVE ACCESS TO THIS COLLECTION THROUGH THEIR STUDENT NUMBER AND PIN VIA  UPExplore OPAC Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 3.0: How to Stand Out from the Crowd and Tap Into the Hidden Job Market using Social Media and 999 other Tactics Today by Jay Conrad Levinson and David Perry  John Wiley & Sons […]
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NEW BOOK TITLES FROM THE GIBS IC COLLECTION – Q2 2013

GIBS’ STUDENTS HAVE ACCESS TO THIS COLLECTION VIA  UPExplore OPAC Globalization of management education : changing international structures, adaptive strategies, and the impact on institutions : report of the AACSB International Globalization of Management   Education Task Force / [AACSB International ].  /ADD.  AUTHOR   AACSB International. Globalization of Management Education Task Force.  2011   NOTES  Rarely, if ever, have business […]
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Democracy and the Left: Social Policy and Inequality in Latin America: Evelyne Huber, John D. Stephens: Amazon.com: Kindle Store

See on Scoop.it – Bizzy Titles Democracy and the Left: Social Policy and Inequality in Latin America: Evelyne Huber, John D. Stephens: Amazon.com: Kindle Store   “Although inequality in Latin America ranks among the worst in the world, it has notably declined over the last decade, offset by improvements in health care and education, enhanced […]
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Scientific Trading Dynamics: metaphor to study knowledge transfer and Knowledge Trading Impact in the sciences and social sciences

See on Scoop.it – GIBSIccURATION   Abstract We use a trading metaphor to study knowledge transfer in the sciences as well as the social sciences. The metaphor comprises four dimensions: (a) Discipline Self-dependence, (b) Knowledge Exports/Imports, (c) Scientific Trading Dynamics, and (d) Scientific Trading Impact. This framework is applied to a dataset of 221 Web […]
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