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A Practical Introduction to Security and Risk ManagementA Practical Introduction to Security and Risk Management is the first book to introduce the full spectrum of security and risks and their management. Author and field expert Bruce Newsome helps readers learn how to understand, analyze, assess, control, and generally manage security and risks from the personal to the operational. They will develop the practical knowledge and skills they need, including analytical skills, basic mathematical methods for calculating risk in different ways, and more …

A Practical Introduction to Security and Risk Management 1st edition by Newsome, Bruce Oliver (2013) PaperbackA Practical Introduction to Security and Risk Management is the first book to introduce the full spectrum of security and risks and their management. Author and field expert Bruce Newsome helps readers learn how to understand, analyze, assess, control, and generally manage security and risks from the personal to the operational. They will develop the practical knowledge and skills they need, including analytical skills, basic mathematical methods for calculating risk in different ways, and more …

A Practical Introduction to Computer Networking and Cybersecurity 2nd EditionThis book is for people who study or practice information technology, management information systems (MIS), accounting information systems (AIS), or computer science. In writing the book, it is assumed that readers are exposed to computer networking and cybersecurity for the first time. They are challenging subjects partially because of the constant rise and fall of related technologies and IT paradigms. As the title implies, much focus is placed on providing reader audience with practical as we…

The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing. A Book of Practical Counsel (Revised Edition) (Collins Business Essentials)This book is for people who study or practice information technology, management information systems (MIS), accounting information systems (AIS), or computer science. In writing the book, it is assumed that readers are exposed to computer networking and cybersecurity for the first time. They are challenging subjects partially because of the constant rise and fall of related technologies and IT paradigms. As the title implies, much focus is placed on providing reader audience with practical as we…

A Gentle And Practical Introduction To Value InvestingThis book gently introduces you to the world of value investing. You will learn about the marvels of compound interest, eighth wonder of the world, through the vantage points of Evolution, Warren Buffett, and Computers. Then you will master the basic concepts of accounting by playing a game to prepare four key financial statements – Income Statement, Retained Earnings, Balance Sheet, and Cash Flow Statement. And connect them all using two key ratios – ROIC and ROE.You will learn how to read an a…

The Definitive Guide to Point and Figure: A Comprehensive Guide to the Theory and Practical Use of the Point and Figure Charting MethodPoint and Figure charts are one of the great secrets of the Technical Analysis world. Highly sophisticated and with a thoroughbred pedigree, they can, however, be overlooked by traders today. Jeremy du Plessis – one of the foremost Point and Figure experts in the world – returns with a fully updated second edition of this definitive guide in an effort to redress this imbalance.This second edition, with an extensive revision to the text and introduction of brand new techniques, demystifies the wo…

A Practical Introduction to Homeland Security and Emergency ManagementFrom Home to AbroadA Practical Introduction to Homeland Security and Emergency Management: From Home to Abroad offers a comprehensive overview of the homeland security field, examining topics such as counter-terrorism, border and infrastructure security, and emergency management. Authors Bruce Newsome and Jack Jarmon take a holistic look at the issues and risks, their solutions, controls, and countermeasures, and their political and policy implications.  They also demonstrate through cases and vignettes how vari…

Investing for Beginners:: A Practical Guide to Financial Freedom and Stock Market InvestingDiscover How to Save and Invest Properly for Stock Market and Personal Success!We’ve all heard that saving early is a wise idea. This is likely not the first time that you have heard this recommendation, and there’s a good reason for that. For anyone who could use a safety net, some extra money, or the chance to retire early, following this simple advice is a must. Compound interest is reason enough, but there are multiple other reasons that this habit will help you immensely in life. This b…

Explore TIPS: A Practical Guide to Investing in Treasury Inflation-Protected SecuritiesLearn anything and everything about TIPS — the inflation indexed bonds. Written for retail investors from the author’s real-world experience, Explore TIPS gives you all the details about investing TIPS other books only gloss over. Starting from the very basics, what TIPS are and how they work, the book guides you through * How to invest in TIPS through mutual funds and ETFs * How to buy individual TIPS directly from the U.S. Treasury * How to buy TIPS on the secondary market * TIPS strateg…

Socially Responsible Investing Made Easy 2017: A Practical Guide for the socially conscious investorSocially Responsible Investments provide you with the chance to vote with your investments and influence our world. Socially Responsible Investing (SRI) is a rapidly growing area of investment. It is outpacing the overall rate of general investment growth.SRI allows investors the ability to have investments in line with their values. It provides another tool to address important issues. SRI provides a way to support organizations and issues while earning a competitive return. As an example, i…