A book that looks back at the first manned mission to land on the Moon, and forward to mankindâs future in space.
â A journalistic approach to the space race of the 60s, and the future of commercial space travel.
â Written by the only college journalist accredited by NASA to cover the 1969 Apollo 11 launch and first landing on the Moon.
â The book shares the excitement, fears, planning, and hard work that led to the first landing on the Moon.
â Engaging writing with original photos.
â While the excitement of the first landing on the Moon was unique, there are many firsts in space to come in the decades ahead.
David Chudwin MD decided to go into medicine instead of journalism, but his Apollo 11 experiences led to a lifelong interest in space exploration. Chudwin has written about Apollo 11 in a variety of media outlets and has spoken about Apollo 11 at schools and at space meetings, including Spacefest. Chudwin was the only teenager to be granted a press pass for the 1969 moon landing.
Both enlightening and entertaining, Dr Max Mckeown deliversÂ concise advice on how to move from original insights to new ideas, and from new ideas to valuable real-world innovation.Youâll learn how to increase creativity, understand the psychology of thinking differently, encourage collaboration, co-create with customers, overcome indifference, create an idea-hungry culture, rid yourself of creativity zombies and get to innovation paradise.
Drawing onÂ over 30 years of the author's research and experience, this honest, straight-to-the-point playbook can be dipped into or read cover to cover, giving you important reminders and guidance in how to make new ideas useful. Are you ready to change the world? Â
Author: Max Mckeown
India is the fastest-growing trillion dollar economy in the world and poised to be the sixth largest economy in the world, overtaking the UK in 2019. As such, more and more businesses world-wide are looking to do business in this market. However, Indiaâs unique business environment, culture and traditions make it a challenging market for most foreigners.
Â Doing Business in Indiais designed to make anyone exploring, starting or already doing business in India better aware of the cultural and business etiquetteâs necessary to succeed in this market. This concise and attractive book is a one-stop guide that aims to shed light on the intricacies and complexities of doing business in India.
The tools and capabilities available to todayâs HR professionals provide a unique position that, when used correctly, can lead to that all-important â and highly coveted â role at the leadership table. But how to get there?
In this updated second edition, Trehan has distilled all her experience as a global leader into a series of easily digestible chapters designed to help todayâs HR professional attain and keep a seat at the corporate decision-making table. Trehan offers specific strategies and frameworks for reframing the HR professionalâs understanding of their role within the company, including viewing the corporation not from the HR fishbowl, but rather from the vantage point of the CEOâs office.Author: Rita Trehan
We live in a world that is unequal by nature. One could even say that its diversity is essential to all the worldâs survival. However, inequality among human beings is one of societyâs biggest problems.
This book is about opportunities. It is about being at the forefront of a paradigm change and a win-win situation. And it is about leading one of the most compelling and exciting shifts in our society: womenâs empowerment. Company leaders are used to dealing with radical changes in markets, but there is a story that corporations all over the globe have chosen to ignore. This story is the sum total of millions of lost opportunities, because over half the potential workforce was left behind. Although half the population is made up of women, only 50% of them can earn a decent living. The Other Halfsets out to change just that.Author: Simona Scarpaleggia