National Builders





National Builders

Build Home - Dream Home - Deck Building - Home Addition

New Homebuyer - Log Home - Building Dream - Building Costs






Building A Better Tomato

RRP $10.95

Click on the Google Preview image above to read some pages of this book!

Tomatoes are a $2-billion industry in the United States. The commercially grown varieties are intended to ship well and have a long shelf life, but how do they actually taste?
In the search for a superior alternative to bland and mealy grocery-store tomatoes, horticultural scientist Harry Klee and renowned taste researcher Linda Bartoshuk teamed up and embarked on a mission to find a specimen that will have you thinking you just picked it in your own back yard.
Gatorbytes highlight for the intellectually-curious the world of innovative research happening at the University of Florida. Written by professional journalists, Gatorbytes feature the top research and preeminence work being conducted at the University of Florida, written in a way that s easy to understand.

Find Gatorbytes ebooks using your favorite reading device."


High Performance And Human Costs

RRP $256.99

Click on the Google Preview image above to read some pages of this book!

Organizational development, as an alternative to Reagan administration methods of revamping federal agencies, has been successfully applied in many public sector organizations. High Performance and Human Costs focuses on the effective new management approach of one such organization, the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA), and provides perspective on how administrators can move away from outdated bureaucratic models. The work focuses on public agency dynamics using MARTA as an example. The authors begin by studying emerging practices for high performance and include a detailed look at staff experience and interaction. They evaluate an executive with a look at self-forcing and self-enforcing systems. Other chapters focus on the personal reactions of MARTA executives, provide guides for doing better the next-time-around, and give a small case study of another project. The authors conclude with a comparison of two approaches to high performance: Organizational Development, and the cultural approach popularized by the Peters and Waterman book In Search of Excellence.



Search

National Builders Articles

Build Home Dream Home Deck Building Home Addition
New Homebuyer Log Home Building Dream Building Costs

National Builders Books

Build Home Dream Home Deck Building Home Addition
New Homebuyer Log Home Building Dream Building Costs

National Builders