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Bibi's Bargain Boutique: A Collection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,730. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Six short stories about magic, new beginnings and healing the past. This collection ncludes the stories ‘The Beaded Bag’, ‘The Doc Martens’, ‘The Chandelier’, ‘The Leather Jacket’, ‘The Teapot’ and ‘The Chair’.
Still Here: The Debt
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 43,810. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Ever wonder why bad things happen to good people? This family of three generations does too: Sergio is recovering from the bottom falling out of his dot.com enterprise, his wife has just learned that she is slightly pregnant, daughter is chess champ, son wants a horse ranch not soccer, father is dealing with prostate concerns, mother has an incurable disease, and the dog has a grudge.
The Surprising Benefits of Being Unemployed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Technical Writing
It's all here: My 2003 satirical essay on unemployment which got hundreds of responses, details of my 40-year work history, why it's probably not your fault if you're laid off, some unconventional advice on resume writing, and lots of encouragement for anyone who is currently job hunting.
Silver Icon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Silver Icon is a short story about a day in the life of a typical American worker at a typical American corporation during a reduction in workforce action. Job elimination, off-shoring, and systemic layoffs to reduce costs is common place in today’s workforce. This is the story of Rick, an information technology worker, who experiences this ever repeating story in America.
The Study
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The medical community is seeking volunteers for a sleep study - but something goes very wrong.
How to Find a Job
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
With the constant change in the way we exchange information and conduct business today it is hard to keep up with all the new tricks to finding jobs. From massive job sites such as Monster and other electronic job bulletin boards, to social media, the landscape of finding a job is continually evolving. Even with this, the simple basic rules still apply and must be followed.
Employmentology
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,390. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
Throughout my career, my most important asset has been my ability and proficiency to always find employment. I am an EXPERT at finding and obtaining employment! I am a practitioner; I am NOT a recruiter, a headhunter or HR. I am a hiring manager working for a global fortune 100 company. I know what hiring managers are looking for and what they are not. Let me show you how to become an expert too!
Global Economic Boom and Bust Cycles: The Great Depression and Recovery of the 21st Century
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 202,350. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012 by Khafra Om-Ra-Seti. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Money & monetary policy
The global economy is on the brink of a major meltdown. We are living in a time of a major turning point in world history that will witness the Grand Convergence of enormous economic forces destined to bring about the emergence of a new era. Global Economic Boom and Bust Cycles examines this phenomenon in great detail as we rapidly approach this Day of Reckoning.
Rasurgam I shall rise again
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,060. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rasurgam is a story of loss and reclamation. The story begins when Jeff Rider, an executive for a Chicago agency, leaves his job and the next day flies to Boston to watch his daughter receive her doctorate from Harvard. Jeff chronicles how life spirals downward to where he finds himself doing the deadliest of jobs, commercial fishing. Follow Jeff as he struggles to find equilibruim in his life.
Skinhead Away
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 23,370. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
They wanted a romantic weekend by the sea ... They weren't looking for a fight ... But you have to defend yourself ... Right?