Just arrived and open for business: essential books and reference material for entrepreneurs and business students. New in the Curtis Memorial Library collection are 43 titles provided through a grant from the Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU Maine) in
Other in-depth books cover managing nonprofits, fund raising, strategic planning and marketing (including “guerrilla” marketing, marketing to the social market and marketing without advertising.) Small business titles focus on writing business plans, legal guides for starting a small business and starting limited liability and S-corporations and tax savvy guides for small businesses.
For more information about the books, call the reference desk at Curtis Memorial Library at 725-5242 x 204 or check the library catalog online at www.curtislibrary.com. See the complete list of books below. For more information about the undergraduate and graduate business classes at the Southern New Hampshire University Center Maine, call (800) 427-9238 or (207) 725-6486, see the SNHU Maine website http://www.snhu.edu/336.asp or drop in for a tour of SNHU Maine at
General Business and ManagementThe business writer's handbook / Gerald J. Alred, Charles T. Brusaw, Walter E. Oliu. 8th. edition. 2006. Call No. 808.0665 .A459 bus 2006
Financial intelligence : a manager's guide to knowing what the numbers really mean / Karen Berman and Joe Knight ; with John Case. 2006. Call No. 658.1511 .B516 fin 2006
Make or break : how manufacturers can leap from decline to revitalization. / Kaj Grichnik and Conrad Winkler. 2008. Call No. NEW 657.867.G846 mak 2008
Human Resource Management
Create your own employee handbook : a legal and practical guide / by Lisa Guerin & Amy DelPo. 2007. Call No. 658.301 .G932 cre 2007
Dealing with problem employees : a legal guide. 4th. edition. / by Amy DelPo and Lisa Guerin. 2007. Call No. 658.3045 .D363 dea 2007
The Employer's Legal Handbook. 8th. edition. / by Fred S. Steingold ; edited by Alayna Schroeder. Call No. 344.7301 .s822 emp 2007
The kids are alright : how the gamer generation is changing the workplace / John Beck, Mitchell Wade. 2006. Call No. 794.8 .B393 kid 2006
Group dynamics for teams / Daniel Levi. 2007 Call No. 658.4022 .L664 gro 2007
The performance appraisal handbook : legal & practical rules for managers. 2nd. edition. / by Amy DelPo. 2007. Call No.658.3125 .D363 per 2007
Mastering virtual teams : strategies, tools, and techniques that succeed / Deborah L. Duarte, Nancy Tennant Snyder. 2006. Call No.658.4.D212 mas 2006
The progressive discipline handbook : smart strategies for coaching employees / by Margie Mader-Clark and Lisa Guerin. 2007 Call No.658.14 .M181pro
Coaching, counseling & mentoring : how to choose & use the right technique to boost employee performance / Florence M. Stone. 2007. Call No. 658.2124 .S877 coa 2007
Followership : how followers are creating change and changing leaders / Barbara Kellerman.2008. Call No.NEW 302.35 .K29 fol 2008
Great communication secrets of great leaders / John Baldoni. 2003.
Call No. 658.45 .B178 gre 2003
Leading at a higher level : Blanchard on leadership and creating high performing organizations / The founding associates and consulting partners of The Ken Blanchard Companies ; with an introduction by Ken Blanchard.2007.
Call No.658.4092 .B639 lea 2007
Leading in a culture of change / Michael Fullan. 2001.
Call No. 371.2 .F965 lea 2001
Leaders on ethics : real-world perspectives on today's business challenges / edited by John C. Knapp. Call No. 174.4 .L434 eth 2007
Mentoring : a practitioners guide to touching lives / Sunil Unny Guptan.
Call No. 658.3124 .G977 men 2006
Senior leadership teams : what it takes to make them great / Ruth Wageman ... [et al.].
Call No.NEW 658.4092 .S477 lea 2008
Taking advice : how leaders get good council and use it wisely / Dan Ciampa. 2006.
Call No. 658.4092 .C565 tak 2006
The voice of authority : 10 communication strategies every leader needs to know / Dianna Booher. 2007. Call No. 658.45 .B724 voi 2007
Authenticity : what consumers really want / James H. Gilmore, B. Joseph Pine II. 2007. Call No. 658.8343 .G488 aut 2007
Boom : marketing to the ultimate power consumer--the baby boomer woman / Mary Brown and Carol Orsborn ; foreword by Paco Underhill. c2006. Call No. 658.834 .B879 boo 2006
Brand management 101 : 101 lessons from real-world marketing / Mainak Dhar. 2007.
Call No. 658.827 .D533 bra 2007
The complete idiot's guide to guerrilla marketing / by Susan Drake and Colleen Wells. 2008 Call No. NEW 658.8 .D763 com 2008
Guerrilla marketing : easy and inexpensive strategies for making big profits from your small business / Jay Conrad Levinson with Jeannie Levinson and Amy Levinson. 4th. revised edition. Call No. 658.8 .L665 gue 2007
Mind your x's and y's : satisfying the 10 cravings of a new generation of consumers / Lisa Johnson ; with Cheri Hanson. 2006. Call No. 658.834 .J67 min 2006
Niche envy : marketing discrimination in the digital age / Joseph Turow. 2006.
Call No. 658.834 .T957 nic 2006
Why we buy : the science of shopping / Paco Underhill. 1999.
Call No. 658.834 .U55 why 1989
Doing good even better : how to be an effective board member of a nonprofit organization / Edgar Stoesz. 2007 Call No. 658.048 .S872 doi 2007
Effective fundraising for nonprofits : real-world strategies that work / by Ilona Bray. 2008. Call No. NEW 658.15224 .B827 eff 2008
Financial management for nonprofit organizations : policies and practices / John Zietlow, Jo Ann Hankin, Alan Seidner. 2007. Call No. 658.15 .Z67 fin 2007
Fundraising for social change. 5th. edition. / Kim Klein. 2007.
Call No. 361.70681 .K64 fun 2007
How to write successful fundraising letters. 2nd. edition. / Mal Warwick. 2008
Call No. NEW 658.15224 .W311 how 2008
Keep your donors : the guide to better communications & stronger relationships / Tom Ahern, Simone Joyaux. John Wiley & Sons, c2008. NEW 658.15224 .A285 kee 2008
Nonprofit strategic planning : leveraging Sarbanes-Oxley best practices / Peggy M. Jackson. 2007. Call No. 657.98 .J13 non 2007
Starting & building a nonprofit : a practical guide / by Peri H. Pakroo. 2nd. edition. 2007. Call No.658.048.P152 sta 2007
A primer on organizational behavior / James L. Bowditch, Anthony F. Buono, Marcus M. Stewart. 2008. Call No. NEW 658.4 .B785 pri 2008
Accounting and finance for your small business / Steven M. Bragg and E. James Burton. 2nd. ed. 2006. Call No. 658. B813 acc 2006
Form your own limited liability company / by Anthony Mancuso ; edited by Alayna Schroeder. 5th. edition. 2007. Call No. 346.0668 .M269 for 2007
Growing local value : how to build business partnerships that strengthen your community / Laury Hammel, Gun Denhart. 2007. Call No. 658.408 H224 gro 2007
How to write a business plan. 8th. edition. / by Mike McKeever. 2007.
Call No. 658.15224 .M154 how 2007
Incorporate your business in any state / Michael Spadaccini. 2007.
Call No. 346.7306622 .S832 inc 2007
Call No. NEW 346.730652 .S822 leg 2008
Limited liability company : small business start-up kit / by Daniel Sitarz. 2007.
Call No. 346.0668 .S623 lim 2007
S-corporation : small business start-up kit / by Daniel Sitarz. 2nd. edition. 2008.
Call No. NEW 346.0668 .S623 sco 2008
Small business for dummies / by Eric Tyson and Jim Schell. 3rd. edition. 2008.
Call No. NEW 658.022 .T994 sma 2008
The small business start-up kit / by Peri Pakroo ; edited by Catherine Caputo. 5th. edition. 2008 Call No. NEW 346.0652 .P152 sma 2008
Tax savvy for small business / by Frederick W. Daily. 11th. edition. 2007.
Call No. 343.73052 .D133 tax 2007
True to yourself : leading a values-based business / Mark Albion. 2006. Call No. 658.4092 .A337 tru 2006
Values-driven business : how to change the world, make money, and have fun / Ben Cohen, Mal Warwick. 2006. Call No. 658.408 .C678 val 2006