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  • Communication in Social Workby Peter R. Day

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 31.95

    Communication in Social Work focuses on the role of communication in social work. This book discusses aspects of communication in the helping process and illustrates where information and advice on their own would not have been helpful to the client. Comprised of seven chapters, this book begins with an overview of the nature of communication and... more...

  • Competency in Generalist Practiceby Elizabeth Moore Plionis

    Oxford University Press, USA 2006; US$ 77.99

    1. Introduction and Presentation of the Decision Tree. 2. Social Work and the Law: Fiduciary Responsibilities. 3. The Policy Context of Social Work Practice. 4. Communication Skills for Clinical Practice: Interviewing. 5. Communication Skills for Policy, Advocacy, Management, and Community Practice. 6. Relationship in Clinical Practice- The Art of... more...

  • The Complete Guide to Fundraising Managementby Stanley Weinstein

    Wiley 2009; US$ 60.50

    There are now more than 1 million nonprofit organizations in the United States, and the fundraising industry is one of the fastest-growing segments of the economy. The Complete Guide to Fundraising Management presents step-by-step guidance on planning, self-assessment, continual improvement, cost effective fundraising strategies and much more. An accompanying... more...

  • Contemporary Issues of Careby Roberta R. Greene

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 65.95

    Make sure your clients get the best possible care throughout their lives Contemporary Issues of Care presents the latest research findings on human behavior and the social environment for social workers practicing at the individual, family, and community levels. This timely book applies the functional-age model on intergenerational therapy (FAM)... more...

  • Debates in personalisationby Catherine Needham; Jon Glasby

    Policy Press 2014; US$ 33.26

    This unique book brings together, for the first time, advocates and critics of the personalisation agenda in English social care services to debate key issues relating to personalisation. Perspectives from practitioners, service users and academics come together to give an account of the practicalities and controversies associated with the implementation... more...

  • Demografischer Wandel in der Sozialwirtschaft - Herausforderungen, Ansatzpunkte, Lösungsstrategienby Kornelius Knapp; Dieter Kaufmann

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2013; US$ 27.43

    Die Auswirkungen des demografischen Wandels machen sich in den Einrichtungen der Sozialwirtschaft bemerkbar. Hohe Arbeitsanforderungen und stark verdichtete Arbeit treffen auf Mitarbeitende, deren Durchschnittsalter kontinuierlich steigt. Damit sind an die Einrichtungen Anforderungen gestellt, denen sich Leitungs- und Führungskräfte, Mitarbeitende... more...

  • Die DIN EN ISO 9001 und das Produkt Mensch: Über den Sinn und Unsinn der Qualitätsmanagementnorm in der Sozialen Arbeitby Philipp Schweizer

    Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 32.40

    Sind Qualitätsmanagementsysteme nun Heilsbringer oder doch eher Instrumente der übermäßigen Bürokratisierung und Erhöhung des Arbeitsaufwandes der Arbeitnehmer? Für die Industrie kann die Antwort wohl unbesehen Heilsbringer lauten, denn sie sind ihre Kinder, geboren aus den Forderungen nach wiederholbarer Qualität und bezahlbarer Produkte. Doch wie... more...

  • Effective Donor Relationsby Janet L. Hedrick

    Wiley 2009; US$ 70.00

    Nonprofit Essentials: Acknowledgment, Recognition and Stewardship (Part of the AFP Fund Development Series) is a concise and professional guide to donor relations in a format that is accessible, lively, easy to read, and that provides in-depth advice from an expert in the field. The book guides in creating and implementing each aspect of a donor relation... more...

  • Effective Telephone Fundraisingby Stephen F. Schatz

    Wiley 2010; US$ 45.00

    An authoritative guide to boosting your nonprofit's bottom line through effective telephone fundraising Presenting a detailed structure for writing effective telephone call "scripts", Effective Telephone Fundraising explains the necessary and effective components of an effective call from beginning to end, and provides helpful hints, detailed... more...

  • The End of Fundraisingby Jason Saul

    Wiley 2011; US$ 37.95

    Why does it cost nonprofits on average $20 to raise $100, while it costs companies only $4? Simply put: Nonprofits have no leverage. No one has to make a donation. And since most donors have no direct stake in the organizations they support, they make donations out of the goodness of their hearts. If donors feel like writing a check, they will. If... more...