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Insider’s 2013 Guide to Passing a Drug Test
Price: Free! Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
(4.00 from 1 review)
Many other books have been released on drug testing. These books have provided some insight on how the labs operate, and the different methods used to fail a drug user. The problem is these books haven’t been updated to the new testing standards. This book will take a non-technical approach in explaining how the drug testing labs operate, and ways to pass any drug test in existence.
16 Critical Steps for the Unemployed
Series: Laid Off Now What, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
From the Laid Off Now What Series, this abridged version of Chapter One tells you what you need to do as soon as you find out you're about to lose your job. These 16 Critical Steps will insure you do not lose money by not doing things and you may garner more money through these tips. It also assures you have plans in place to address any issues that might come up.
The Career Explorer's Journal 2014
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The Career Explorer’s Journal is an eBook companion for the life and length of your career. Unlike most other career guides, we're not here to tell you how it is. We know you’ll be the guru one day so our aim instead is to provide you with support, encouragement and all the time it takes to make this role your own. All you have to do is pay attention to details and record what you find.
Ways to Make Extra Money Writing: How I Make $2K Per Month Part-Time
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This little gem tells you exactly how I, the homeschooling mom of 5, got into writing for money, why I'm writing for money, exactly how much I earn every month, 8 ways I make money writing now, including Fiverr, Bubblews, writing for regional parenting magazines and blogging for sites that are not my own, among others. I also talk about how to manage the kids when you work from home.
Where to Work Online
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of legitimate work at home positions ranging from Assembly to Telemarketing and beyond; complete with tips, tricks, work at home resource links and much more. Compiled and written after years of work at home experience to help those wanting to break free of the traditional workforce.
Resume & Cover Letter Tips
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This short guide contains 60 resume and cover letter tips. The tips span across the entire job search process, from the start of the job search to the customized cover letter. This book also includes general resume writing advice and specific recommendations about resume wording, organization, and formatting. The tips apply to the CV as well.
Business Planning for Editorial Freelancers: A Guide for New Starters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,390. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Published in association with The Publishing Training Centre, this practical guide takes new freelance proofreaders and copyeditors through the basics of planning their business. Chapters focus on the different aspects of editorial freelancing, training, client focus, getting experience, financial assessment, promotion, networking, tools for the job and real-world case studies.
Twitter 101: An Introductory Guide for College Students
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Learn the basics of Twitter: Building a community, networking on-campus and off, professional writing, etc.
Graduate School: Winning Strategies For Getting In
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
This book provides college students with the information they need to apply successfully to graduate school. Misconceptions about graduate school are revealed and dispelled, including the most common myth – that one must have excellent grades to get in, and that excellent grades are all one needs. Other factors that may play a bigger role than GPA are discussed.
Essential Guide to CV Writing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
The Curriculum Vitae or Résumé is an advertisement for the individual, whose primary objective is to show your experience in a compact and easily-digestible form. A good CV is your primary marketing tool. Although this eBook is based primarily on the experience gained from recruiting Information Technology personnel, all job seekers will benefit from the advice presented within these pages.
How to Network and Find a Job in Today’s Economy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by YourWritingDept.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
Looking for a job isn't always easy, but following these suggestions should help you develop a network of people that can help you in your search.
How to Start Over 101 Self-Employment Businesses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,740. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
If you're tired of your job, working for others and making them money, and you want to start your own business, then this book is for you! Even if you don't have tons of money to start a big business, there is something in this book for just about everyone, who wants to start their own part-time or full-time business, working for themselves!
Ace That Interview: Advice from a Real Recruiter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
(5.00 from 1 review)
A detailed how-to guide on resume writing and interviewing techniques directly from an actual recruiter. Written from years of hands-on experience with candidates and hiring managers, this book provides useful advice for your job search. Filled with practical tips and humorous, real-life stories.
Tips for New Freelance Writers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
Being a freelance writer isn’t one of the easiest ways to make a living but it’s one of the most rewarding. Your job is writing about things you love and are passionate about. You get to learn new things and share them with others. How awesome is that?
Freelance Writing Guide: What to Expect in Your First Year as a Freelance Writer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,490. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
(4.80 from 10 reviews)
"Freelance Writing Guide" is a helpful career guide that will inform you of the experiences the author had, and what she learned, during her first year as a freelance writer. The purpose of the book is to educate you on what you can expect in the beginning of your freelance writing career, so that there are no questions or fear of the unknown.
Navy Fun - When Ronald Reagan was in Charge, and Being in the Navy was a Blast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,930. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
Enjoy yourself, as you step into the shoes of a Navy sailor, who travels around the world, on a Destroyer, an Aircraft Carrier, and a Submarine Tender, and visits 16 countries!
The Post-Bac Guidebook for Getting Into Medical School
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 22,600. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Getting into college
In one place discover the top post baccalaureate and master programs known for getting their students into medical school. As a premedical student your goal is to gain admission to medical school and you will be amazed at how this guide puts you one step closer to becoming a doctor. Get the "inside scoop" on each program: *Program Focus *Eligibility *Curriculum *Admissions *Deadlines
Negotiating Your Pay Rise - The Essentials
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
Learn how to negotiate your remuneration / salary / wage with your employer. The information in this book was originally available as part of an audio course and has been used successfully by numerous employees to achieve substantial pay rises. It's practical and highly adaptive to suit your situation and could lead to you being paid thousands of dollars more than you're currently on!
Cover Letters for Creative People
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
Are you looking for a job in publishing, journalism, PR, advertising, or another creative field? Are you struggling to write a good cover letter? You're not alone. Now, with Cover Letters for Creative People, you've got help. Cover Letters for Creative People is chock-full of advice, how-tos, AND real-life example letters that really worked.
LinkedIn Profiles That Don’t Suck! Learn the Insider LinkedIn Success Tactics That Will Have Recruiters Calling You!
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Martin Knowles. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting, Nonfiction » Reference » Careers
If you are looking for employment you need to be on LinkedIn. . In today’s job market most recruiters use LinkedIn as a de facto first job interview. The sad truth is that many qualified people are passed over for potential job opportunities and they are not even aware of it. Make sure this doesn’t happen to you by ensuring that your LinkedIn profile doesn’t suck!