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How to Use Military Experience to Qualify for the PMP® Exam
Price: Free! Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Military
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Learn exactly how to use your military experience to qualify for the civilian Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification exam! Retired U.S. Marine Corps Master Gunnery Sergeant, Tim Dalhouse, shows you how he did it, and how you can too. This book details the 5 Key Steps to start your PMP transition today!
Emerge Already! The Ultimate Guide to Career Building for Emerging Artists
Price: Free! Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
(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.
Planning before Writing a Novel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Nibiruki Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
(5.00 from 1 review)
Outlining a novel before writing is essential for first-time fiction writers, as they may find it difficult to complete a story without mileposts. This book includes ten questions after answering which you will have the entire skeleton of your novel in front of you. You will have built your protagonist, antagonist, major characters, setting, plot, theme, narrative POV and genre of your novel.
So You Want To Be a Writer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
(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.
UNDERWORKED & OVERPAID! The Indie Author's Freedom from Nine-to-Five Guide
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2009 by Fifth Column Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sales & Marketing
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
MAXIMIZE YOUR E-BOOK SALES--WITHOUT SPENDING A DIME! From the creators of the popular Kindle publishing Shortcut "OUT STANDING IN THE FIELD: The Indie Author's Two-Step Guide to Publishing in Amazon's Kindle Store" (Click the link on this book's detail page to find it.)
Sage Advice for the Indie Children's Author
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Golden Butterfly Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
This guide was written to assist budding indie children's writers with their decision to become writers. This book provides practical advice from an Indie children's author on how to select an illustrator, tips on how to market books, plan a book party, plan a book signings, and get others to support your work.
151 Excuses for Missing Work
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012 by Stephanie Martin. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Office & Administrative Support
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s hard to come up with plausible excuses that the boss will buy. For $.99 here are 151 well researched and great excuses that won’t get you fired (we hope). Enjoy them for entertainment purposes only and use irresponsibly!! But please be smart and don’t get fired. From 151Answers.com, the best excuses for missing (or being late for) work.
Untraditional Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: 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.
Look Before You Leap - A Guide for Aspiring Lawyers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,780. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Legal
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a guide for younger or aspiring lawyers in Australia. In it you will find summaries of what it is like to practice law in the real world. This is not a technical book full of case citations or statutory guidelines. Rather, it is to help the reader get an understanding of what it is like to work in a law firm, and what a legal career looks like on a day to day basis.
Perpetuating the Stereotype - Part I: Law School
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,850. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Legal, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
Becoming an attorney is a very expensive process that may cost more than $150,000, three years of your life, and a number of years at a firm working around miserable people, if you can even get a job. You may lose your spouse, your friends, and your dignity. If this is the career path for you, here is what you need to know to go in with eyes and arms open wide. Don’t say we didn’t warn you!
BECOME A PROFESSIONAL WRITER IN FIFTEEN MINUTES
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
Just go and read it don't sit here reading the description.
No Experience Needed: Getting Your First Interview In The Video Games Industry
Price: Free! Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
(5.00 from 1 review)
You can’t get the job without the experience but you can’t get the experience without the job. This book explains the problem faced by hiring managers to help you understand what you are up against, and it gives you detailed instructions on what you need to do to overcome the "experience paradox" to get that first interview ... and you can take it from there.
How to Become a Successful Writer: Secrets the Mainstream Publishers Don't Want You to Know
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,180. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
This manual brings to you all the practical knowledge required to build your writing career. Anyone who reads this book will learn everything from formulating an idea for a story, to practicing the art of the short story, to writing proper fanfiction, and writing an original novel. From start to finish, the ideas presented are done so in an easy to understand and entertaining fashion.
Self Promo Stories: Authors’ Boldest, Cleverest & Wackiest Strategies to Sell their Books
Price: Free! Words: 21,350. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sales & Marketing, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Looking for wonderful advice on self-promotion? This book has it all: silly hats, theme candy, sandwich board costumes. There's also plenty of up-to-date social media advice -- Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, blogging, KDP days, and more.
The Truth about Engineers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Engineering (General), Nonfiction » Career Guides » Architecture & Engineering
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Truth about Engineers is unique look inside the world of engineering that will leave you laughing and shaking your head in disbelief. Cole Levine is an engineer with over 30 years of experience designing manufacturing facilities for some of America’s largest corporations. If you’re an engineer who’s been yearning for someone to write a tell-all book like this it’s a must-read for you.
Interview: College Grad Success - Rookie Mistakes, Top Questions, Salary, Human Resources Secrets, Dress Code, How To Stand Out & More!
You set the price! Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Architecture & Engineering, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
(5.00 from 1 review)
10 Rookie mistakes, 25 top questions, salary, HR secrets, dress code, how to stand out & more. Written to help college graduates and those early in their career. All in 12 easy steps that will have you fully prepared to crush your interview and accept the offer for the job of your dreams!
Working on a Super Yacht
Price: Free! Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation
(5.00 from 1 review)
This free eBook is aimed at those considering getting a job on a super yacht industry. It contains personal accounts from someone who has been working in the industry for years, someone who has learnt the realities of such a working life and provides the reader a great introduction into the super yacht world.
Ammo 49 Exam Answers
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 160. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
One of the basic training courses that the Navy requires for sailors, contractors, and civilian personnel who work with ammunition or explosives is called “Ammo 49,” or “Naval Explosives Safety, Managers/Supervisors Orientation.” This course is designed for supervisory personnel who work with ammunition regularly, although the test itself is extremely difficult! Study hard...and get this guide!
Instant Experience For Real Estate Agents
Price: Free! Words: 70,710. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
(5.00 from 1 review)
This multiple-award winner was written by a successful 30-year broker. Instant Experience offers great lessons, true stories and insider's secrets for Real Estate Professionals of all levels. It’s much more fun that the usual text-book style books of this category. Learn how and why you should become your own best client. Click “more” to discover 50 things you’ll learn as you enjoy this read.
21 Mindsets:How to Rise to the Top and Stay There
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
(5.00 from 1 review)
You need to develop positive mindsets to achieve maximum impact if you want to ascend great heights and reach the top. The eBook 21 Mindsets - How to Rise to the Top and Stay There has been written to help you achieve just that. With the right mindsets, you can flourish, reach your maximum potential, rise to the top, stay there and make a difference.