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The Communication Process
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Series: Fundamentals of Effective Communication, 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Professional
This book discusses the theory and applications of the communication process and provides practical examples for the use of professionals to improve their communication.
Listening with Empathy
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Series: Fundamentals of Effective Communication, 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
This book shows how good listening habits can only be developed through self-training. The book lists (and explains with illustrations) seven barriers to listening, seven bad listening habits, and three secrets to Active Listening. These descriptions provide a practical framework to analyse our shortcomings and identify the areas where there is room for improvement.
10 Things You Need to Know: A Practical Guide for Internationals Moving to the U.S.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Moving to a new country is one of the hardest things you can do. Learning another language. Connecting to a new community. Adapting to an unfamiliar culture. These adjustments take years, but this practical guide provides information that will make your move easier. All ten themes are inspired by the author’s personal experiences and those of her many International friends. Welcome to the U.S.A.!
Perception
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Series: Fundamentals of Effective Communication, 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
Since each individual’s perception is unique, we might encounter communication difficulties when two individuals attribute different meanings to the same utterance, event, or transaction. This book provides practical examples of Perceptual Errors and provides concrete advice to eliminate perceptual blocks in everyday communication.
Self-Concept and Communication
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Series: Fundamentals of Effective Communication, 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
Our communication is immensely affected by our self-concept. This book discuses The Johari Window model and provides a way of looking at our self-concept in a systematic manner. The model also provides us guidelines for optimal self-disclosure in communication. In the latter part, the book illustrates the concept of 'Life Positions' which is based on Transactional Analysis.
Communication as a Transaction
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Series: Fundamentals of Effective Communication, 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
This book provides comprehensive discussion and examples of the model of Transactional Analysis. If we view every unit of social interaction is called a transaction, this model should help us troubleshoot a communication breakdown, and improve overall communication effectiveness.
Managing Conversations
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Series: Fundamentals of Effective Communication, 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This book discusses how smooth conversations normally follow five stages in a pre-determined sequence.It then discusses, with examples, some guiding principles in conversations. Finally, discussion focuses on 'unproductive'conversations. In an attempt to understand how unproductive conversations are created, the book elabaorates on some factors leading to unproductive conversations
Dead Men Can't Lie: The Truth Behind the Cases of Trayvon Martin and Marlon Brown
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In his book "Dead Men Can't Lie," Dr. Shiping Bao talks openly and in a no-holds-barred manner about a number of major issues surrounding the George Zimmerman trial and the case of Marlon Brown. Dr. Bao is the Medical Examiner who performed the autopsies on both Trayvon Martin and Marlon Brown, two very high-profile and controversial cases still in the media.
Introduction to HTML & CSS
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » HTML
This book covers the basics of HTML and inline CSS based on the latest standards proposed by W3C. Basic topics are covered to make it possible to build a simple web page. This book is used in Introduction to HTML and CSS topics in courses taught at City College of San Francisco where the author teaches.
Taking the Shadow Inventory out of the Shadows
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the evolving guide to the real estate distressed debt markets, and how to take advantage of the biggest investment opportunity of our lifetime.
Old Souls: The Sages and Mystics of Our World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,040. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Existing as the perpetual outsiders in society, Old Souls are the teachers, counsellors, philosophers and oracles of humanity. They are both in the world, but are not quite of the world at the same time, passing through life on their own solitary paths. In this book, writer and researcher Aletheia Luna provides a compact, elegant and well-researched look into the life of Old Souls.
Captive Wealth!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Insurance / risk assessment & management
If you are a successful small business owner looking for ways to create, grow and preserve wealth, here is a roadmap for you. It’s an IRS approved tactic to help you achieve that goal. Keeping more of the money you earn is great; knowing how is priceless!
Skinny Bitch Cooks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
New Cookbook from the Skinny Bitch book series. Filled with 30 delicious plant-based recipes.
Self-Publishers Monthly, July - August 2014 (Special Edition on How Indie Publishers Can Survive Falling eBook Prices)
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Series: Self-Publishers Monthly. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
SPECIAL EDITION includes Mark Coker, Hugh Howey, other experts: Realistic advice on the latest self-publishing techniques from a stellar list of expert columnists, plus hands-on tools for the publication and promotion of e-Books and paperbacks at little or no cost to the writer. A treasure trove of short, low-hype reports with little technobabble. THIS BOOK IS PART of a SERIES; sample them all!
Paleo Slow Cooking: Fast, Easy, and Delicious Paleo Crock Pot Recipes for Losing Weight, Feeling Great, and Satisfying Your Primal Cravings
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & Healing / General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In Paleo Slow Cooking, you'll learn how to make delicious, healthy paleo meals the easy way with paleo slow cooker recipes like Cocoa Sweet Potato Chili, Candied Carrots, Spicy Pineapple Shredded Pork, Spiced Apple and Pear Butter, and more! All the recipes in Paleo Slow Cooking are completely free from grains, gluten, soy, legumes, and refined sugars, easy to make, and absolutely delicious!
NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The NinjaScript Programmer's Launch Pad is a tutorial for programmers new to NinjaTrader's NinjaScript programming environment. It provides the new NinjaScript programmer with an understanding of the underlying structure, data, key classes, and efficient techniques for writing NinjaScript indicators. The Launch Pad can shave days off the difficult learning curve.
Simplify
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
Three years ago, this typical family of four made the decision to minimize their possessions, declutter their home, and simplify their lives. Since then, they have inspired hundreds of thousands to live more by owning less. To help others experience the same freedom, they offer the most important lessons they’ve learned through the process. Simplify is full of stories, tips, and inspiration.
My P90x Nutrition Plan: Menus and Shopping Lists for Fat Shredder, Phase 1, Level II
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Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
(5.00 from 13 reviews)
P90x, Beachbody's extreme fitness program, is hard enough without worrying about planning your meals using the P90x nutrition guide! This handy meal plan with shopping lists for Phase 1, Level II removes the guesswork. Provides variety and comfort foods, uses common ingredients and leftovers, and is designed for lunches at work. Also includes cost saving tips for accomplishing P90x on a budget!
Poetic Devotions for Those In Pain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Poetic Devotions for Those In Pain is a medley of prayers and praise. When all our longings lie open before Him and pain seems too great to bear, greater still is His love for us, greater still is His constant care. Whether a song in the night or a light in the dark, He is always with us.
How to Speak Your Mind – Become Assertive and Set Limits
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
"How to Speak Your Mind" explains what it means to be assertive, why it's important, and how to achieve it. It details all of the elements of assertive and nonverbal communication and lays out the steps to become assertive, as well as common mistakes to avoid. "How to Speak Your Mind" walks you through the difficult task of learning to set limits and boundaries, providing tips and techniques.