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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.
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.
Don't Let Them Break You: Reflections of A Former First Year Law Student
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 155,130. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Legal
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Don’t Let Them Break You is first person guide and exposé explaining the real elements and pitfalls of the law school system. Divided into three sections, the primary purpose of this book is to provide the reader with the information necessary to avoid those pitfalls. Both a first person cautionary tale and academic guide, it satisfies the reader's guilty pleasure and need for information.
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
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Untraditional Publishing is now the third option, which focuses entirely on the author, creating opportunities to improve, market, and sell books.
Don't Pay Any Flight School More Than $2500 In Advance
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 25,170. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Vocational trades
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
If you have ever dreamed about being a commercial or private pilot, you need this book. Aviation is a wonderful hobby as well as an incredible profession. This information will help help you save thousands off of your pilot training costs. The author details how to pay for your training as well as how to avoid the traps. This book has the censored information the bad guys don't want you to know!
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.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
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.
Free Guide to Self-Publishing and Book Promotion: Inside Secrets from an Author Whose Self-Published Books Sold in Thousands
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Price: Free! Words: 29,570. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
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Wondering how to get published? Or how to self publish? Have an amazing book but no one’s reviewing it or hearing the buzz? Now award-winning author Valerie Estelle Frankel shares all her inside tips, from conferences to Facebook, Twitter to eBay, on how to make your book a success. Complete with an appendix of sample query, press release, sell sheet, flyer, and much more.
How I Survived My First Year Of Full-Time Self-Employment ... Going it Alone At 40
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,280. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
(5.00 from 1 review)
In December 2011 I stopped being part-time employed / part-time self-employed and took the big, exciting (and scary) step into full-time self-employment. Except it wasn't scary, because I'd worked, planned, set goals and knew when it was time to do it. In this book I share exactly how I got to that stage. No tricks, no schemes to buy into, just solid and proven information and advice.
The Art of the Soundcheck
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
(5.00 from 1 review)
The long awaited handbook for surviving in the audio production business. Mandatory reading for anyone planing a career in sound for studio or stage. M. Erik Matlock shares a wealth of wisdom earned over 20 years in audio production. He is a veteran of church, studio, stage, touring, theater, concert, corporate and installation sound.
Why I Won't Hire Black People
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Price: Free! Words: 24,780. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever wondered why certain groups of people are rarely the first choice for employment? Would you rather have someone of a different race provide you with services such as fixing your car, caring for your child or preparing your taxes? Is the only reason there is diversity in your office a direct result of affirmative action?