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Principles of Written English, Workbook 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
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This workbook accompanies the online course, College Writing 2.1x, Principles of Written English, the first of a series of three courses offered by College Writing Programs of the University of California, Berkeley through edX.org. This workbook offers additional ways to practice writing, editing, and reviewing the materials for the online course.
Fifty Ways to Practice Writing: Tips for ESL/EFL Students
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is made for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language. You will learn 50 ways to practice and improve writing – both with pen and paper and typing. By applying these methods, you will write more, write faster, and write more correct and more interesting papers and letters
Neuropsychopharmacology: An Introduction
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
“Neuropsychopharmacology: An Introduction” is a part of the Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles & concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn & retain the materials intuitively.
The Ego Tango
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 16,220. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
This is a collection of real life stories that I tell in my workshops as a communication coach. Each story demonstrates either an external behavior or an internal mindset which I teach to help people become more effective and productive in their personal and professional relationships.
Scientific Methods
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
“Scientific Methods” is a part of the Principles of Biology & Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles & concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn & retain the material intuitively
Pharmacology: An Introduction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
“Pharmacology: An Introduction” is a part of the Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
Mind-Brain Connection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,770. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science
“Mind-Brain Connection” is a part of the Neuropsychopharmacology course series textbooks. It is a tutorial written in questions and answers format. It is a study guide with in-depth explanations. Each section is a modular unit that is self-contained for easy reading. The principles and concepts are introduced systematically so students can learn and retain the materials intuitively.
Thoughts, Words, Opportunities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
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Thoughts, Words, Opportunities was created to catapult you to a new level. You see, it has been my experience that our thoughts influence our words and our words determine our opportunities. The only thing that stands between what we call a “good” opportunity and a “not so good” opportunity are the words we are speaking. What we speak becomes our reality. Are you ready to change your reality?
EQ-i 2.0 Quick Guide to Emotional Intelligence - The Scales and Subscales, Connections and Commentary With a Dash of Mindfulness and Neuroscience
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Organizational behavior
Leadership Consultant/Trainer, Steve Whiteford, offers short but pithy perspectives on the Scales and Subscales of the Emotional Intelligence assessment: EQ-i 2.0. Certified practitioners and enthusiasts alike will benefit from his short takes with training recommendations, thoughts on the cohesive connections through the model, personal revelations, and citings from neuroscience and mindfulness.
How to Be a Successful MOOC Student
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Wayzgoose Press. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Distance & online education
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MOOCs – Massive Open Online Courses – enable students around the world to take university courses online. This guide, by the instructors of edX’s most successful MOOC in 2013-2014, Principles of Written English (based on enrollments & rate of completion) advises current and future students how to get the most out of their online study. Suitable for both native and non-native speakers of English.
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.
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.
Introduction to HTML & CSS
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 10,230. 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.
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.
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.
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
Collaboration and Group Dynamics
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Series: Fundamentals of Effective Communication, 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
To improve our group communication, we need to first understand how the groups function.The book discusses choice of network, member roles and decision making methods. Case studies have been provided for group discussion and analysis.
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.
10 Steps to Self-Esteem
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
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From 27 years of professional and clinical experience working to empower individuals, Darlene Lancer, MFT, has written the ultimate guide to overcoming self-criticism - the single biggest destroyer of self-esteem. 10 Steps to Self-Esteem is both comprehensive and concise, outlined in an easy form to remember, both 1-10 and A-J. Each step contains practical suggestions and exercises you can do.
The Key To Your Car
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Price: $17.99 USD. Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
A simple consumer's guide to operating, maintaining & optimizing your vehicle. This book covers the information you don't know, always wondered about & wished you could ask an expert. Everything from what the warning lights mean on your dashboard to how to jump-start a car is discussed. Written in easy to understand terms, it is just the information you need to feel confident about your car.