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Law Enforcement Leadership
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A great text for in house leadership and management training. Follow the text and make meaningful discussions on how these ideas can assist your organization. Jerry Carlton, a 30-year law enforcement veteran discusses leadership, problem employees, small town narcotic investigaitons, hiring the right person, lines of communication, the art of listening and court room testomny.
Dealing with Difficult People
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
This book was written to give people a general overview of a topic. In this book, the author explains in 7 short chapters how to deal with the difficult person. The book is geared towards people working in public service, but it also provides general things you can implement in your normal life to defuse conflict.
Ping: How to Tap into the Power of Traditional and Social Media to Massively Improve Your Profile and Profits
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,030. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2009 by Bookshaker.com. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
PR is about managing the flow of information between you (or your business) and the public. That’s all there is to it. These days, the flow is not one-way. You ping and stuff comes back. Some people are handling this two-way information flow better than others.- Alan Stevens.
The Lonely Place--Re-visioning Adolescence and the Rite of Passage
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,370. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
A beautiful exploration of how our culture has failed to maintain meaningful rites of passage for our young. As a result, they create their own destructive subcultures. Offers a strong vision for change.
The Success Zone
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
The Success Zone is an account of your mind and brain, of why coaching works, and of how to lead whoever and wherever you are. Written in a conversational style, it takes you through a journey of development that is both engaging and intuitive. Easy to read, understand and apply, the principles here have already changed lives.
We, The Watched
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Series: We, The Watched. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,220. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
An amnesiac struggles to conform in a nation that administers a Watched List of its own citizens. He meets people who accept invasive surveillance by the government and forced uniformity by the church as necessary safeguards for protecting national security. But will the fresh perspective from his rebirth be a blessing or a curse?
Jesus Bus
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dot Knight, Sunday school teacher supreme, sets out one summer evening with her class to invite a select group of Mexican migrants to revival. The object is to fill her class's pew, and in her crooked thinking the Mexicans should be easy pickings (vulnerable as they are). Really, Dot's object is to nab the admiration of the preacher at this, her third church where she got "saved" last time.
Body Language Essentials
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Research
This short book is a collection of articles which Joe Navarro, the world-renowned body language expert, wrote primarily for the magazine, Psychology Today based on the topic of nonverbal communications. It should serve as a primer and help readers to expand their knowledge of nonverbal communications - our primary and most basic means of daily communication.
Ms Fixit
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Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Bernice is a computer data technician. Every day she services communications networks, both commercial and domestic. Trouble-shooting is her speciality. One morning on a routine job in the house of an officious client, events take an unexpected turn. A very short, free SF flash fiction story in less than 500 words.
Dr. Jargonlove: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Technobabble
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Why would somebody write "the biota exhibited a 100 percent mortality response" when he really meant all the fish died? Sometimes people use jargon to be taken seriously, sometimes to be clear and precise, sometimes to not work so hard, and sometimes to deliberately evade and confuse. This essay humorously examines the various motivations for using jargon in both good and bad communication.