THE SECRETS OF CREATIVITY
Algoritam and Delfin, 2017
In today’s world of digital wonders and constant innovation, we need creativity more than ever. The challenges of managing creativity and innovation in the book are analyzed at three levels, general, specific, and individual. The text deals with global dilemmas, but also local situations, abstract concepts, but also specific stories, theories and the destinies of people who have changed the world with their innovations. Also, the book was realized as a concrete tool in the fight for innovation and change in the company, creation or entrepreneurial venture. That’s why it offers case studies, tools to encourage personal and group creativity, and a host of lessons on how to produce innovations and then sell them successfully in the marketplace.
THE SECRETS OF HARMONY BASED LEADERSHIP
Algoritam and Delfin, 2015
A book for anyone who thinks that, privately and professionally, the world around us could be much better and who wants to be educated and engaged about it! Questioning the existing value system, the author offers a new, consistently based leadership model for managers in modern organizations, applicable to all people who want to live a better and better life. By integrating the knowledge, skills, and values of harmonious leadership, the model provides an original view of the leadership challenge, encouraging people to work on themselves and improve relationships with others through behaviors that promote a positive attitude toward the world and create harmony. An inspiring and provocative text that motivates to action, asks the deepest questions and gives concrete answers to them!
INVENTIVE MANAGER IN 100 LESSONS
Znanje and Delfin, 2004
This book, with its nearly 300 pages, is a very successful textbook of inventive management at many universities in Croatia and the region. In it, the author deals with theories, terms, myths and significant concepts of recent managerial literature and practice. Some it affirms, some it demystifies, passing them through a personal filter of rich academic and business practice, thus creating a whole new value for readers. Written in a fluttering literary style, this book is like an instructional manual, interesting to both novice managers and those more experienced who want to improve their knowledge and skills.
THE BIBLE OF THE MODERN LEADER
Znanje and Delfin, 2005
The book was among the first in Croatia to deal with modern leadership in an original way and provide a comprehensive and applicable model of a leadership approach to managing oneself and one's team. Although the work is based on many sources, approaches, ideas and experiences, the text represents the author’s original and personal view of successful leadership. The book is intended for a wide audience: managers, politicians, scientists, artists, change leaders and entrepreneurs. The text is written aphoristically, vividly and with many examples, and its goal is to encourage thinking, motivate action, help current and future leaders to better understand and more easily reshape themselves and their environment and strengthen the winning spirit of their team. The book has been translated into English.
HOW TO BECOME FULL OF IDEAS
MEP Consult, 1997.
On its 190 pages, the book elaborates in detail the basic issues of creativity management in the implementation of inventive projects, from IT to development. In addition to the prologue, epilogue and several exercises to stimulate creativity on a daily basis, the book is divided into five sections. On a global scale, this is a pioneering and unique work on the topic of creativity management in the field of high (especially information) technologies. The book has been translated into Slovenian and English.
MEP Conslut, 1995.
Modern companies win with innovation and creativity. This 390-page book addresses the topic of the impact of modern ideas and technologies on the practice of contemporary management. The content provides an original overview of the theory and practice of inventive management. For many years, the book was a textbook and manual on management at numerous regional universities, and was used as literature in the education of generations of young Croatian entrepreneurs and managers. The book has been translated into Macedonian, and parts of it into numerous languages of the region.
Školska knjiga, 1994
This was the first published work in Croatia dedicated to the topic of creativity management. On its 103 pages, it deals with the theory and practice of creativity management. It was a real bestseller and for a scientific monograph in two years it achieved a record circulation in Croatia of two editions of 5,000 copies each. It is written in a readable, distinctive and literary style, full of picturesqueness, anecdotes, examples and aphorisms. It has been used in high school education, at universities across the region, and in creativity development workshops. Numerous generations of economists, innovators, students, theorists and practitioners of creativity have been brought up on it.
PRINCIPLES OF MODERN MANAGEMENT
Zagreb Business School, 1992
A 267-page monograph and university textbook dealing with the basic principles of modern management. It is a pioneering book, one of the first works in the Croatian language that systematically deals with the issues of management of capitalist enterprises. The book served as a highly cited and used textbook in undergraduate and postgraduate studies at all Croatian universities, and was awarded the 1993 Strossmayer Prize. It is the starting point of numerous later researches and monographs on the topic of modern management in Croatia and the region.
INFORMATION ENGINEERING AND MANAGEMENT
An original and inventive university textbook that included 275 pages of conceptual and theoretical frameworks of a modern approach to IS design and the development and application of information technology in modern management. This book has served as a foundation for modernizing access to information technology in university education and consulting work. It was the first textbook on the managerial application of informatics in the region, which, at the same time, set methodological standards and definitions of information management and defined the framework of a new scientific discipline. The book won the "Mijo Mirkovic" award
CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT
co-author Josip Müller, Delfin, 2005.
This is the first book in Croatia on the topic of customer relationship management (CRM). CRM is a business strategy that every modern company must adopt if it wants to survive in the market in the long run. In addition to developing companies' customer orientation, the text also processes CRM software solutions that integrate marketing, sales, customer service and field operations. The book has served as a textbook in many training programs across the region, and has also been used as a handbook to spread knowledge about this new scientific and professional field. The book received the "Mijo Mirković" award.
HOW TO SELL IN THE EU
with a group of co-authors , Delfin, 2006.
Knowing the strategy, technology and sales standards in the EU is not a simple issue, so the production of this book was an effort, from shaping the concept to the many dilemmas of its implementation. The text of the book deals with a number of aspects that affect the development of the Croatian economy and state infrastructure from the point of view of successful sales, from strategy, through technology, to standardization. The book provides layered information to help with a number of activities that enable and support the performance of our business people in the European and global market.
MANAGER AND WINNING TEAM
co-author Goran Tudor , MEP Consult, 2003.
No matter how great he is, man is weak enough to master and manage a complex, sometimes magnificent environment, which he created himself. An individual in a team - becomes a giant, because such are the deeds that the team leaves behind. That's why this book "cheers" for teamwork. Without the rest, it is customary to say. And precisely because, in order to convey such a belief to its readers, it is conceived as a complete whole, with all its essential knowledge that is in touch with the topic. The book is intended for everyone because the authors believe that there is no human activity and part of our lives that could remain beyond the reach of the professional messages it leaves behind.
WITH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TO BUSINESS SUCCESS
co-author Mario Spremic , Sinergija, 2000
The book is dedicated to the future, in it information technologies are viewed from the point of view of creating development and business opportunities in the world of globalization, the rule of knowledge, the dominance of software and the empire of his majesty the Internet. A special quality of the book is given by the author's approach according to which each chapter begins with the "life story" of some of today's most successful companies, each of which owes its spectacular business results in reliance on intensive application of information technology.
THE ROAD TO ELECTRONIC BUSINESS
co-author Josip Müller , Sinergija, 2001
The book helps to understand the fundamental dilemmas of business by painting the outlines of a new, dynamic world based on e-business, reengineering, the rapid development of information technology and the Internet.
The authors point to the future of information technology and e-business development in which old business models and business processes no longer meet the needs of the market.
CREATIVITY IN BUSINESS
co-author Sandra Brajnović , Školska knjiga, 2014
The textbook and workbook for the 1st grade of secondary vocational school, the profession of saleswoman and saleswoman / commercialist was created on the basis of the book "How to become full of ideas".
co-authors Antun Kliment and Blaženka Knežević , Sinergija, 2003.
The book is an original team work that deals with the extensive issue of office business automation. The starting point is found in research that has shown that of all jobs in modern organizations, office work productivity grows the slowest. ekst elaborates the strategy and concepts of office automation starting from the fact that the more important effects of informatization are those that are achieved at the strategic level of application of information and communication technologies than those that are achieved at the operational level of business.
INFORMATICS IN BUSINESS
with a group of co-authors , Element, 2009.
The book Informatics in Business discusses the approaches, methods and techniques of applying informatics in modern business. It is intended primarily for university or polytechnic students, as a textbook of courses dealing with the application of informatics in business, and are taught under titles such as informatics, business informatics, information technology in business, etc. Managers and informatics in companies and institutions can give an overview of modern methods and techniques of applying information technology in business.
with a group of co-authors , Element, 2009.
The book Business Informatics talks about the use of information technology in business, and is intended primarily for students of economics and related faculties as literature for mastering exams in this field. foundations for understanding the way information technology affects the business of modern enterprises.
with a group of co-authors, Školska knjiga, 1998.
It is a very successful high school textbook for schools of economic orientation, which won the state competition and served for years in the education of many generations of third grade students of economic schools throughout Croatia. The text presents a conceptual and theoretical treatment of current issues of modern informatics and the development and application of information systems in the business environment with selected examples and case studies.
REENGINEERING IN BANKING
co-author Mario Žužul , Naša djeca, 1996
The book is an original scientific paper based on a doctoral research on the problems of reengineering and application of EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) technology in banking.