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  • The Book Publicist- Scott Lorenz and His Thoughts About Books, Publishing and Book Marketing

    by Scott Lorenz
    Book publicist Scott Lorenz is President of Westwind Communications, a public relations and marketing firm that has a special knack for working with authors to help them get all the publicity they deserve and more. Lorenz works with bestselling authors and self-published authors promoting all types of books, whether it’s their first book or their 15th book. He’s handled publicity for books by CEOs, CIA Officers, Navy SEALS, Homemakers, Fitness Gurus, Doctors, Lawyers and Adventurers. His clients... more
  • Indie Publishing Handbook: Four Key Elements for the Self-Publisher

    by Heather Day Gilbert
    Are you dreaming of your own career as an independent author and self-publisher? This concise handbook covers the four key elements every self-publisher must oversee for successful book publication: (1) editing, (2) creating cover art and blurbs, (3) formatting and uploading books, and (4) marketing. Focused advice will help you maneuver these key elements, whether you outsource or learn to master them yourself. You'll also find a bonus section with practical tips from seasoned independe... more
  • Fiercely Loyal

    by Dov Baron
    Everything you've been told about leadership over the past thirty years no longer applies. The world has changed, and so has everything we know about becoming and remaining an effective leader particularly when it comes to keeping your top talent! The effective leaders of tomorrow will do one thing--Keep Top Millennial Talent. Finding and keeping extraordinary talent will be what determines which organizations thrive and which ones fade off into oblivion in the immediate future. Don't believe it... more
  • Buying and Selling Real Estate in the United States: The Complete Guide to United States Real Estate Law, Practices, and Investm

    by Ryan Mettling
    Buying and Selling Real Estate in the United States is a comprehensive guide for the domestic or international investor desiring to become knowledgeable about real property investment in the United States. The presentation explains all of the essential transaction mechanics, American financing and valuation dynamics, real estate principles, and relevant laws the investor needs to fully understand “how real estate works” in the United States. Buying and Selling Real Estate in the United State... more
  • How to Succeed with Continuous Improvement: A Primer for Becoming the Best in the World

    by Joakim Ahlström
    How to Succeed with Continuous Improvement: A Primer for Becoming the Best in the World offers a comprehensive, detailed, and easy-to-read guide to implementing continuous improvement by providing a real-life case study of one organization’s journey to a world-class continuous improvement process. After first helping the reader decide whether or not to embark on the continuous improvement journey, Ahlström then details the entire process step-by-step, focusing on how to achieve remarkable busine... more
  • The Death of Buy and Hold: How Not to Outlive Your Money--Investing for, and in, Retirement

    by Chris Minnucci
    Don't go broke before you die. According to AARP, most people fear outliving their money in retirement more than they fear death. The Death of Buy and Hold is the antidote for the peril of a poverty-stricken old age. It will teach you how to avoid the retirement risk--the catastrophic risk of going broke in retirement. Solutions explained and explored include: Black-belt investing using the principle of correlation Establishing a low withdrawal rate Index investing Liability matching bond... more
  • Fast Forward Your Career

    by Richard E. Hinkie

    There are 7 proven career success principles highlighted and illustrated in Fast Forward Your Career. Using these principles at work has proven itself in the careers of over 60 executives from Apple Computer to Xcel Energy. The book explains each success principle and then includes application exercises to help apply it in the reader's career. There is even a 12-page workbook available for free download. It took 10 years of research with very successful people to isolate what works. It is... more

  • Real Estate Math Express: Rapid Review and Practice with Essential License-Exam Calculations

    by Ryan Mettling
    Real Estate Math Express is a concise, easy-to-study test preparation guide to help real estate students improve their real estate math scores to pass the state licensing test. The primary feature of Real Estate Math Express is that it contains all necessary formulas and practice questions in 70+ pages. This enables you to truly cram for the math portion of your state’s licensure test, memorize key formulas, and walk into the exam site having all the essential material in your short-term memory!
  • Revelations Incorporated: The Disturbing Truth of the Business World and Workplace Culture

    by Brian Ray
    Business is a sociopathic beast. Virtually everyone working in business knows it, but few individuals are willing to admit it, and even fewer are willing to discuss it. This is the “elephant in the room” for every company & corporation, no matter what industry they operate within. It all begins with companies creating environments of fear and control; something many business graduates and professionals learn the hard way, with no prior warning. After showcasing the true fabric of the bus... more
  • International Business Expansion: A Step-by-Step Guide to Launch Your Company Into Other Countries

    by Anthony Gioeli

    International trade is no longer a luxury available to only Fortune 500 corporations. Companies of all sizes can take advantage of globalized markets and become multinational organizations doing business in multiple countries. International Business Expansion provides the advice and perspectives that companies need. The book contains a highly detailed step-by-step guide that walks through every step of the process of going multinational. It provides a blueprint for how to research which ... more

  • Playing to Win in Business

    by Shirley A. Weis
    Shirley Weis grew up in a small Michigan town and was the first person in her family to attend college. From her humble first job as a nursing aide to the pinnacle of success as the first female Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer at the prestigious Mayo Clinic, Shirley Weis knew a secret that led to her success. That secret, one she discovered when she was very young, took her to the executive suite where she was responsible for overseeing 60,000 employees and operations of Mayo Cl... more
  • Winning Answers to Job Interview Questions for Aspiring Managers and Executives: Successful Skills Preparation Tips for Manageme

    by Lavie Margolin
    So, you aspire to be a manager or executive? Can you interview like a manager or an executive? You may have a good grasp of interviewing in general at this point but you have to understand that you are entering a whole new ballgame. Previous questions posed to you and answers that you provided mainly focused on yourself and your work. How about your ability to lead, delegate and most importantly, meet organizational objectives? Are you a big picture thinker and a problem solver? Can you gain the... more
  • B00Q42C6BO

    by Lavie Margolin
    Have you ever learned that a colleague with a similar role to yours is receiving better compensation? Perhaps you were annoyed, wondering if he had a special insider connection to gain preferential treatment, if you’d been discriminated against, or if you’d made a mistake somehow. We rarely find out the real reasons behind differences in specific compensation packages, and some factors are beyond the control of the jobseeker. Fortunately, the advantage of skillful salary negotiation is available... more
  • Makeover your LinkedIn Profile for Business and Marketing Success: Learn the secrets to increase your mastery of LinkedIn.com to

    by Lavie Margolin
    Learn how to build your social media visibility through your LinkedIn profile. Having a strong LinkedIn profile is key no matter if you are looking to grow your business prospects or looking for a job. Get found on LinkedIn by positioning yourself correctly. Attract the professionals that you are looking for and gain the invaluable connections that you need. Anyone that purchases this book will be eligible to receive a FREE LinkedIn profile evaluation. Look inside to see how you can receive 1... more
  • The Doom Loop!

    by Charles Cranston Jett
    Two-thirds of the American workforce experience boredom and frustration on the job.

    But there is a simple tool to help!

    The Doom Loop is an elegant, intuitive, and simple career management tool designed to help you make smart, tactical career decisions and to help see you through the seven common crises that nearly everyone faces in their career. It can also help employers take appropriate actions to improve the productivity of their employees by understanding the nature and causes o... more

  • The Doom Loop! Straight Talk about Job Frustration, Boredom, Career Crises and Tactical Career Decisions from the Doom Loop Crea

    by Charles Cranston Jett
    Two-thirds of the American workforce experience boredom and frustration on the job.

    But there is a simple tool to help!

    The Doom Loop is an elegant, intuitive, and simple career management tool designed to help you make smart, tactical career decisions and to help see you through the seven common crises that nearly everyone faces in their career. It can also help employers take appropriate actions to improve the productivity of their employees by understanding the nature and causes o... more

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