Negotiating Change

What gaps are there? 3. What is the minimum needed to comply? As fast as laws are devised, their evasion is contrived. (German proverb) Finding the gaps has become an art form in the world of tax planning. Avoiding tax is a crime.

Author: Mike Lotzof

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781351108775

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 184

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Behaviour change programs fail more often than they succeed. Failure is avoidable, but not if we keep attempting change the same way. Negotiating Change is the culmination of decades of work with global corporations in ethics, communications, behaviour change and regulatory and social compliance. The book provides a text for corporate leaders, their advisors and academics and students from several disciplines to explain why the current approach to behaviour change and compliance fails, and documents why the author’s approach has been successful in more than 60 countries. The book synthesises research insights from evolutionary psychology, behavioural sciences, neuroscience and neurochemistry into a practical guide. It explains why systems for behavioural guidance and control based on beliefs, religions, ethics, cultures and the law are ineffective in our globalised, hyper-connected, multi-cultural world. The author proposes that harm, first introduced by Hippocrates to guide the practice of medicine, provides a more useful linguistic model to engage. Harm and the Harm Principles provide an objective, independent and universal measure for assessing behaviour, applying equally regardless of race, religion, gender, age or status. Harm is culturally neutral and operates independently of laws, philosophies or codes of conduct. Harm transcends geography and time. Corporations are particularly vulnerable as they operate not just across jurisdictions and cultures, but their behaviour is influenced by the very nature of incorporation, corporate structure and stock-market pressure. Negotiating Change contains tools for boards and senior executives who want to build a more trustworthy organisation. It will not stop bad people doing bad things, but at least the self-righteous mask of legality will be removed.

Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining

Example (Finding the gaps): When matching the word (234) 235-5678 onto the regex \d\d\d-\d\d\d-\d\d\d\d, we encounter ... For each matching m, we find all gaps g that have no matching character in between (i.e., Jk: g.start < k < g.end ...

Author: Dinh Phung

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9783319930374

Category: Computers

Page: 603

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This three-volume set, LNAI 10937, 10938, and 10939, constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the 22nd Pacific-Asia Conference on Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, PAKDD 2018, held in Melbourne, VIC, Australia, in June 2018. The 164 full papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 592 submissions. The volumes present papers focusing on new ideas, original research results and practical development experiences from all KDD related areas, including data mining, data warehousing, machine learning, artificial intelligence, databases, statistics, knowledge engineering, visualization, decision-making systems and the emerging applications.

Finding the Innovation Gap

Generally traditional businesses in emerging markets or sustainable technologies cover greater market gap and create ... This book consists of very creative understanding and knowledge that would enable to know the gaps and findings of ...

Author: Baisham Chatterjee

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9781450203203

Category: Diffusion of innovations

Page: 168

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This is a very creative book with very original and creative work that is even better applicable than the previous book "Reconstructing competition and its processes". All the models required a lot of expertise and in-depth understanding of the subject. There are around 120 or more research papers from which a lot of data has been sorted up and a lot of creative ideas have been added, taking into view the Canadian perspective. It is a book worth reading for people performing R&D, people working in the top level or middle level hierarchy, and university students who are eager to know more.

Finding the Innovation Gap Disruptive Idea a Better Way of Managing Prototypes

Generally traditional businesses in emerging markets or sustainable technologies cover greater market gap and create ... This book consists of very creative understanding and knowledge that would enable to know the gaps and findings of ...

Author: Baisham Chatterjee

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 9781450203210

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 168

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This is a very creative book with very original and creative work that is even better applicable than the previous book "Reconstructing competition and its processes". All the models required a lot of expertise and in-depth understanding of the subject. There are around 120 or more research papers from which a lot of data has been sorted up and a lot of creative ideas have been added, taking into view the Canadian perspective. It is a book worth reading for people performing R&D, people working in the top level or middle level hierarchy, and university students who are eager to know more.

Semantic Interpretation and the Resolution of Ambiguity

-H . W. Fowler 7.3 Gap finding in relative clauses 7.3.1 Why gap finding is difficult As I mentioned in section 6.2.2 ... Unfortunately , just finding the gaps in relative clauses is a source of severe difficulty for Marcus parsers such ...

Author: Graeme Hirst

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 052142898X

Category: Computers

Page: 280

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Semantic interpretation and the resolution of ambiguity presents an important advance in computer understanding of natural language. While parsing techniques have been greatly improved in recent years, the approach to semantics has generally improved in recent years, the approach to semantics has generally been ad hoc and had little theoretical basis. Graeme Hirst offers a new, theoretically motivated foundation for conceptual analysis by computer, and shows how this framework facilitates the resolution of lexical and syntactic ambiguities. His approach is interdisciplinary, drawing on research in computational linguistics, artificial intelligence, montague semantics, and cognitive psychology.

The Secret of Leadership

Finding. the. Gaps! You can often learn vital life lessons by listening to great achievers. Their successes may be hard to emulate, but the secret of their success could provide the trigger you need to change your beliefs and habits.

Author: Prakash Iyer

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9788184759891

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 272

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Bestselling author Prakash Iyer uses simple but powerful anecdotes and parables from all over the world to demonstrate what makes for effective personal and professional leadership. Iyer draws lessons from sources as diverse as his driver, a mother giraffe, Abraham Lincoln and footballers in the United Kingdom. He shows how an instinct to lead can be acquired even while flipping burgers at a fast-food chain. All of these stories come together in an explosive cocktail to unleash your inner leader.

Cyberspace Data and Intelligence and Cyber Living Syndrome and Health

First we calculate the gap Gi using Eq. 3 in Definition 2 as follows: G1 = 3 − 2 − 2+1=0, G2 = 4 − 3 − 2+1=0, G3 = 6−3 − 2+1=2, G4 = 5−3− 2+1=1, G5 = 5−4 − 2+1=0. After finding the gaps, we find the maximum gap.

Author: Huansheng Ning

Publisher: Springer Nature

ISBN: 9789811519253

Category: Computers

Page: 560

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This two-volume set (CCIS 1137 and CCIS 1138) constitutes the proceedings of the Third International Conference on Cyberspace Data and Intelligence, Cyber DI 2019, and the International Conference on Cyber-Living, Cyber-Syndrome, and Cyber-Health, CyberLife 2019, held under the umbrella of the 2019 Cyberspace Congress, held in Beijing, China, in December 2019. The 64 full papers presented together with 18 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 160 submissions. The papers are grouped in the following topics: cyber data, information and knowledge; cyber and cyber-enabled intelligence; communication and computing; cyber philosophy, cyberlogic and cyber science; and cyber health and smart healthcare.

Fundamentals of Psycholinguistics

Finding the gaps can be a very simple process, as with (23a) or (23b), where the gap is obviously in the direct object position, right after the verb, drive and force, respectively. Matching fillers and gaps can get increasingly ...

Author: Eva M. Fernández

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444392786

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 336

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Introducing the fundamental issues in psycholinguistics, this book explores the amazing story of the unconscious processes that take place when humans use language. It is an ideal text for undergraduates taking a first course in the study of language. Topics covered include the biological foundations of language; acquisition of first and second languages in children and adults; the mental lexicon; and speech production, perception, and processing Structured as an engaging narrative that takes the reader from an idea in the mind of a speaker to its comprehension in the mind of the hearer Reflects the latest empirical developments in psycholinguistics, and is illustrated throughout with examples from bilingual as well as monolingual language processing, second language acquisition, and sign languages Student-friendly features include chapter-by-chapter study questions and discussion summaries; the appendix offers an excellent overview of experimental designs in psycholinguistics, and prepares students for their own research Written by an internationally-regarded author team, drawing on forty years of experience in teaching psycholinguistics

Social Research

Certainly, since Becker, almost every discussion of doing a literature review focuses on 'finding gaps', which is a dumbed-down version of what he said (we don't think he used this term). Becker's writing is nuanced and the dumbingdown ...

Author: Bruce Curtis

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9781847874740

Category: Social Science

Page: 293

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Original, fresh, and relevant this is a theoretically-informed practical guide to researching social relations. The text provides a mixed methods approach that challenges historical divisions between quantitative and qualitative research. It adopts a multidisciplinary approach to social science research, drawing from areas such as sociology, social psychology, and social anthropology. Explicitly addressing the concerns of emergent researchers it provides both a ‘how to’ account of social research and an understanding of the main factors that contextualize research by discussing ‘why do’ social scientists work this way.

Handbook of Research in Education Finance and Policy

NELS data likewise suggest that the gaps change relatively little following eighth grade (LoGerfo et al., 2006; Neal, 2006). Finally, state-level data from Texas and North Carolina are consistent with this finding; the gap in state test ...

Author: Helen F. Ladd

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781135041069

Category: Education

Page: 676

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Sponsored by the Association for Education Finance and Policy (AEFP), the second edition of this groundbreaking handbook assembles in one place the existing research-based knowledge in education finance and policy, with particular attention to elementary and secondary education. Chapters from the first edition have been fully updated and revised to reflect current developments, new policies, and recent research. With new chapters on teacher evaluation, alternatives to traditional public schooling, and cost-benefit analysis, this volume provides a readily available current resource for anyone involved in education finance and policy. The Handbook of Research in Education Finance and Policy traces the evolution of the field from its initial focus on school inputs and revenue sources used to finance these inputs, to a focus on educational outcomes and the larger policies used to achieve them. Chapters show how decision making in school finance inevitably interacts with decisions about governance, accountability, equity, privatization, and other areas of education policy. Because a full understanding of important contemporary issues requires inputs from a variety of perspectives, the Handbook draws on contributors from a number of disciplines. Although many of the chapters cover complex, state-of-the-art empirical research, the authors explain key concepts in language that non-specialists can understand. This comprehensive, balanced, and accessible resource provides a wealth of factual information, data, and wisdom to help educators improve the quality of education in the United States.