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Career Essentials: The Cover Letter
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Series: Career Essentials, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
The cover letter is often overlooked as a key marketing tool – the perfect introduction. It can be blank and uninteresting or it can offer the potential employer exactly what they are seeking. Don’t overlook this simple step that can improve your chances over other candidates. ake yours the one that brings the light of relief into the recruiter's eye as they see the perfect candidate.
Lost The Plot
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,940. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
LOST THE PLOT is a satirical piece about the process and rules of creative writing in today's climate. The narrative sets out to examine some of those rules in relation to novels. It unashamedly loses the plot and doesn't stick to the knitting pattern but deliberately exposes the seams. You as reader are invited to collude with this approach to see whether it can be sustained.
Australia – the Worker’s Paradise
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Three years ago the world plunged into an economic recession. Unemployment soared, countries struggled to pay their bills and businesses went broke. But not in one country. Australia didn't have a recession, unemployment remained low and business sailed along smoothly. Why? How did they emerge with the highest minimum wages in the western world.
Finding a Job: A Mini E-Guide
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
With today’s economy in the toilet, finding a job is tough! Popular Web Author Beth Lytle gives instructions for creating resumes and cover letters (with examples) and important tips about finding work, organizing jobs, preparing for the interview (including what you can wear, how to be confident & follow-up) and how to handle the interview process. Wording & formatting instructions included.
the Corporate Injustice march
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Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
This is an opening for the upcoming book You Against Them. Within this short, two perspectives are viewed - the laborer and the Corporate World. The two divisions of society. Every quarter millions are and have become unemployed, yet the Corporate "job creators" report record profits, how is this fitting?
Far From Luck
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
At the crossroads where the Great Depression and the Great Recession meet, Charles O'Hay's poignant and often edgy words remind us that we're sometimes Far From Luck.
Power Trip (a Wandering Koala tale)
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Series: Wandering Koala Tales, Book 2. Price: $3.96 USD. Words: 52,110. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
After six months of no luck following college, René finds the perfect job at The Power Company doing what he graduated in. But a newly hired manager has a mysterious agenda. Employees disappear with no warning, and René is caught in a massive explosion leaving 8 million without power during record-breaking heat wave! René gets framed. Only the intervention of a silent wanderer can save him.
Only If they Could Hear Me Cry: A Personal Reflection of Poverty and Homelessness In America
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
Americans, as we put a spoonful of food to our mouths, millions of our fellow Americans cannot feed themselves or their children. The Republican politicians alike have lethargically responded to Americans living in abject conditions.
Earn Passive Income
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Why working a lifetime of 80,000 hours won't get you rich. Why you should go to the gym instead of business school. Why $30 an hour just won't cut it anymore. What rappers and software geeks have in common. Ways to generate passive income. How to generate business ideas and execute them
Punk Faction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,280. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
1982, and Thatcher is busy warmongering in the Falklands. Meanwhile, in a small Yorkshire town, unemployed punks Colin, Brian and Stiggy are busy having a good time getting drunk, sniffing glue, and going to see punk bands play live.