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Insider’s 2013 Guide to Passing a Drug Test
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Price: Free! Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
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Many other books have been released on drug testing. These books have provided some insight on how the labs operate, and the different methods used to fail a drug user. The problem is these books haven’t been updated to the new testing standards. This book will take a non-technical approach in explaining how the drug testing labs operate, and ways to pass any drug test in existence.
16 Critical Steps for the Unemployed
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Series: Laid Off Now What, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
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From the Laid Off Now What Series, this abridged version of Chapter One tells you what you need to do as soon as you find out you're about to lose your job. These 16 Critical Steps will insure you do not lose money by not doing things and you may garner more money through these tips. It also assures you have plans in place to address any issues that might come up.
The Career Explorer's Journal 2014
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Welcome to the latest edition of the best-selling career guide that treats you like an expert from the start. The Career Explorer's Journal 2014 is now even better equipped to encourage and support a unique journey of discovery for each and every reader. All you have to do is pay attention to details and record what you find, in order to change the way you see your career forever.
Ways to Make Extra Money Writing: How I Make $2K Per Month Part-Time
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Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
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This little gem tells you exactly how I, the homeschooling mom of 5, got into writing for money, why I'm writing for money, exactly how much I earn every month, 8 ways I make money writing now, including Fiverr, Bubblews, writing for regional parenting magazines and blogging for sites that are not my own, among others. I also talk about how to manage the kids when you work from home.
Where to Work Online
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
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A collection of legitimate work at home positions ranging from Assembly to Telemarketing and beyond; complete with tips, tricks, work at home resource links and much more. Compiled and written after years of work at home experience to help those wanting to break free of the traditional workforce.
Business Planning for Editorial Freelancers: A Guide for New Starters
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 28,390. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
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Published in association with The Publishing Training Centre, this practical guide takes new freelance proofreaders and copyeditors through the basics of planning their business. Chapters focus on the different aspects of editorial freelancing, training, client focus, getting experience, financial assessment, promotion, networking, tools for the job and real-world case studies.
Twitter 101: An Introductory Guide for College Students
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Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
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Learn the basics of Twitter: Building a community, networking on-campus and off, professional writing, etc.
Resume & Cover Letter Tips
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Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
This short guide contains 60 resume and cover letter tips. The tips span across the entire job search process, from the start of the job search to the customized cover letter. This book also includes general resume writing advice and specific recommendations about resume wording, organization, and formatting. The tips apply to the CV as well.
How to Network and Find a Job in Today’s Economy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by YourWritingDept.com. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Looking for a job isn't always easy, but following these suggestions should help you develop a network of people that can help you in your search.
Essential Guide to CV Writing
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
The Curriculum Vitae or Résumé is an advertisement for the individual, whose primary objective is to show your experience in a compact and easily-digestible form. A good CV is your primary marketing tool. Although this eBook is based primarily on the experience gained from recruiting Information Technology personnel, all job seekers will benefit from the advice presented within these pages.
Graduate School: Winning Strategies For Getting In
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
This book provides college students with the information they need to apply successfully to graduate school. Misconceptions about graduate school are revealed and dispelled, including the most common myth – that one must have excellent grades to get in, and that excellent grades are all one needs. Other factors that may play a bigger role than GPA are discussed.
How to Start Over 101 Self-Employment Businesses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,740. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
If you're tired of your job, working for others and making them money, and you want to start your own business, then this book is for you! Even if you don't have tons of money to start a big business, there is something in this book for just about everyone, who wants to start their own part-time or full-time business, working for themselves!
Tips for New Freelance Writers
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Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business
Being a freelance writer isn’t one of the easiest ways to make a living but it’s one of the most rewarding. Your job is writing about things you love and are passionate about. You get to learn new things and share them with others. How awesome is that?
Ace That Interview: Advice from a Real Recruiter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
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A detailed how-to guide on resume writing and interviewing techniques directly from an actual recruiter. Written from years of hands-on experience with candidates and hiring managers, this book provides useful advice for your job search. Filled with practical tips and humorous, real-life stories.
The Post-Bac Guidebook for Getting Into Medical School
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Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 22,600. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
In one place discover the top post baccalaureate and master programs known for getting their students into medical school. As a premedical student your goal is to gain admission to medical school and you will be amazed at how this guide puts you one step closer to becoming a doctor. Get the "inside scoop" on each program: *Program Focus *Eligibility *Curriculum *Admissions *Deadlines
Freelance Writing Guide: What to Expect in Your First Year as a Freelance Writer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,490. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
(4.80 from 10 reviews)
"Freelance Writing Guide" is a helpful career guide that will inform you of the experiences the author had, and what she learned, during her first year as a freelance writer. The purpose of the book is to educate you on what you can expect in the beginning of your freelance writing career, so that there are no questions or fear of the unknown.
Navy Fun - When Ronald Reagan was in Charge, and Being in the Navy was a Blast
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,930. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
Enjoy yourself, as you step into the shoes of a Navy sailor, who travels around the world, on a Destroyer, an Aircraft Carrier, and a Submarine Tender, and visits 16 countries!
Layoff Skullduggery: The Official Humor Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
A humor book dedicated to the devoted, hard-working souls out there constantly subjected to this horrible economy and the stress, indignities, abuse, and family pressures that have accompanied it. Layoffs are rampant. But here are some basic goofball tactics that will confound your supervisory opponents and have them frantically combing through company policy manuals to find a rational response.
Ask the Right Questions, Hire the Right Person!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,280. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011 by Wells-Smith Partners. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
How do you find the best candidate for any job? Know what questions to ask. The most important contribution a manager can make to a company is to hire the right talent — and it’s crucial to learn if a candidate will be a team player, a great leader or expensive deadweight. To get the answers you need as a manager, you have to ask the right questions.
Freelance Writing: how to make a living as a freelance writer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,130. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Voyager. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Know the markets, know the jargon, know your own potential, and create the opportunities for yourself - these are the secrets to being a successful freelance writer. With 67 chapters packed with information and advice - this book is a reference library with everything you need to build your career.