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A foundational guide to financial management in the leisure industry

Leisure Services Financial ManagementThis textbook covers the basics of economics, introduces accounting methodologies and helps students learn financial management methods and system, using current technical and technological skills.

It then goes on to explore other roles and responsibilities of financial management, such as preparing students with a basic political skill set to enable them to organize fundraising activities and work closely with governing bodies and groups.

Suitable for undergraduate and postgraduate students, this book offers online ancillaries for lecturers and provides a complete package for both student and lecturer.

Normal price: £39.99 I €48.00
HK Rewards Members’ Price: £31.99 I €38.40

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The role of leisure in the lives of the elderly

As the number and percent of older people in developed countries continues to grow,tomorrow’s recreation and leisure professionals will be more challenged than ever to meet the needs of an increasingly older and culturally diverse population.

Written for students, professors and professionals in recreation, leisure, gerontology and ageing, Leisure and Aging provides a wealth of knowledge on various aspects of life for older people and the role of leisure within it.

It helps students think critically about a phase of life that seems remote from their own and provides a perspective to their understanding of ageing and leisure.

Price: £39.99 I €48.00
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WCAA registration is now open


8th Annual World Congress on Active Ageing
A Celebration of Inclusion and Diversity in Active Ageing
Glasgow

13th to 17th August, 2012

The online registration system is now open and delegates can register for the Congress via the 8th World Congress on the Active Ageing website.

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World Congress on Active Ageing


8th Annual World Congress on Active Ageing
A Celebration of Inclusion and Diversity in Active Ageing
Glasgow

13th to 17th August, 2012

The 8th World Congress on Active Ageing will highlight the benefits and availability of physical activity and exercise opportunities for those entering old age, to those in the transitional phase and in particular, the needs of the oldest and frailest population.

Over 2,000 delegates from every professional sector and academic discipline associated with sport, physical education, exercise, physical activity and sports medicine are expected to attend this event

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Free Webinars

Human Kinetics has organized a rolling programme of free, online webinars which will address a variety of topics and resources relating to sports, coaching, health, fitness, nutrition, training, physical education, recreation and more.

From the comfort of your home or office, you have access to these live Web-based presentations conducted by leading minds in their respective areas of expertise.

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