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You Gonna' Sell Real Estate or What? The Guerrilla Guide to Real Estate Today.
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,940. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Building your own business in real estate today requires different knowledge and skills than it did 25 years ago. How do you connect with your clients on social media? Where is your best opportunity for business? How you you control your time? How do you set yourself apart from the rest?
The Art of Code Enforcement
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,320. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Nearly every political jurisdiction in America has adopted codes that regulate the built environment. This book is not a code but rather a practical guide for code enforcement administration. The topics range from voluntary compliance to effective sanctions for noncompliance and are of use to all those who are seeking to improve the maintenance of the building stock in their communities.
When You Can't Go Back - A Career Guide to a New Start
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
What do you do "when you can't go back" to your job? What do you do when you don't want to go back to your job? The purpose of this guide is to provide some methods and raise some questions that can quickly get you moving in a new direction whether you're experiencing a career crisis or thinking of a change for your own personal and professional development.
Emerge Already! The Ultimate Guide to Career Building for Emerging Artists
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A priceless how-to & how-not-to guide by innovative concert pianist Jade Simmons. This tell all covers everything including carving your niche, marketing, creating package deals, approaching management, what presenters really think and how not to get re-engaged. This is the stuff they never taught you in school direct from one of America's most exciting and versatile young artists.
How To Negotiate Your Salary
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Series: Job Search Books, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sales and Marketing
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Have you ever taken a job at a lower salary than you might have got, if only you'd tried to negotiate a better deal? Negotiating salary conjures up unedifying visions of eyeball to eyeball confrontation with strangers - but it doesn't have to be like that. 12 great case studies of some who failed and some who succeeded help to explore the issues, de-mystify the process and boost your confidence.
Skinning Penguins: The Veterans’ Guide to Landing Post-Service Employment
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,180. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Military
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Skinning Penguins is a no-nonsense employment search guide for veterans. It provides advice on resume writing, networking, how to work a job fair, online job searching, and other information aimed at aiding America's heroes in securing post-service employment.
Spark - Igniting an interest in health care
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,370. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
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This book is written specifically to spark your interest in healthcare careers. It will introduce you to over 100 career possibilities. These interview profiles will have you riding in the back of an ambulance with a paramedic, pumping iron with a sports trainer, and delivering a new baby with a midwife. By reading these real life stories I hope some spark of interest will be ignited.
Untraditional Publishing
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You set the price! Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
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Untraditional Publishing is now the third option, which focuses entirely on the author, creating opportunities to improve, market, and sell books.
EssaySnark's Strategies for the 2011-'12 MBA Admissions Essays for Tuck School of Business
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
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Tuck Business School, at Dartmouth College, is unique among the bschool uniques. Tuck is very small, very intimate, and very beautiful. It's also a darn good MBA education. If Dartmouth is the right bschool for you, then you need to work hard to prove that to the Tuck adcom. This SnarkStrategies Guide shows you how. Find out if your GMAT score is high enough.
Setting Up Your Psychic Practice
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
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A detailed guidebook to setting up a business as a Psychic Practitioner, regardless of modality. Topics such as where to practice, the Reader's Toolbox, and even guidelines on what to charge include personal stories of the authors' combined 50+ years of experience, as well as other psychic practitioners. Learn from the pros, and become the best reader you can be!
The Crowdsourced Guide To Freelancing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,780. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Office and Administrative Support
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Are you thinking about becoming a freelancer? Do you want to find out the positives and negatives of freelancing as a career? Do you want tips on how to successfully win work? And once you have won this work would you like to know how to accumulate perfect feedback and how to keep your clients happy? Then you must read this book.
Getting Into Medical School: The Ultimate Guide for the Anxious Premed
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,340. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners
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So, you want to be a doctor? The Ultimate Guide for the Anxious Premed is the best resource out there for any medical school applicant, regardless of where they are in the process. This publication will guide you through every step of the application process: from your first day of undergraduate classes to the day you matriculate in medical school.
Bodyguards - How to protect others - Part 2.2 - Security Advance Planning (SAP)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,950. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
(5.00 from 1 review)
Security Advance Planning (SAP) is 90 percent of what bodyguards do. This book covers in comprehensive detail the advanced planning requirements that most bodyguards are regularly expected to do in the course of their duties. All you need to know in an easy to understand and systematic format.
Bodyguards - How to protect others - Part 2.3 - Manners, Protocol, Etiquette and Communication
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
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The world of professional bodyguards is different. This book goes into great detail and teaches the professional conduct, etiquette, manners, verbal and written communication skills that bodyguards will need to get to the higher levels and better paying contracts of the close protection world.
Say for me Kaddish, An Engineer's Life and Advice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,150. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010 by Wilcox Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Architecture and Engineering
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the life story of an electrical engineer who began his career before tiny personal computers and instant world-wide communications. It describes why he wanted to become an engineer, his interests, and how they interrelate as his career and hobbies develop. The underlying theme is finding out what an engineer is like, and what issues are important in finding meaning and purpose in life.
Hot Tips For Career Chicks: Unlocking the CODE to Success
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,840. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
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A unique career guide for women. It explores the subtleties & nuances of workplace culture & the challenges that women face. It provides must-know insights into how work works and over 200 practical and easy-to-implements tips to make it work for women. Includes how to effectively communicate, negotiate to earn what your worth, plan your career, know when to move on & resolve conflicts.
English Teacher X Guide To Teaching English Abroad
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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English Teacher X has finally collected his essays into book format. This brutally frank, frequently profane, occasionally profound but always insightful look at English teaching abroad in the 21st century is a perfect guide for beginners and those thinking of entering the profession. This 2013 edition includes dozens of pages of new material, including interviews with real teachers of EFL.
Bad Agent, No Catnip! Bad Career Advice and Questionable Misinformation from the World's Worst Literary Agent, Sydney T. Cat
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
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Bad Career Advice and Questionable Misinformation from the World's Worst Literary Agent, Sydney T. Cat! Collected for the first time in this hilarious little book, Sydney T. Cat shares (though bad example) dozens of gaffes, schemes, missteps, cons, and foul-ups real-life "agents" have used to part writers from their money, screw up their careers, and crush their dreams! A must-read for writers!
So You Want To Be a Writer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
A full-time freelance author with 251 books in print and 17 more under contract explains the publishing business for beginners.
Sage Advice for the Indie Children's Author
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Golden Butterfly Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
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This guide was written to assist budding indie children's writers with their decision to become writers. This book provides practical advice from an Indie children's author on how to select an illustrator, tips on how to market books, plan a book party, plan a book signings, and get others to support your work.