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The Investing Starter Guide
Series: The Successful Investor. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / investing
The Investing Starter Guide is based on the top selling investing eBook Lessons From The Successful Investor, which contains 85 timeless value investing lessons to help you build a quality portfolio of value stocks that will make you wealthy. Download The Investing Starter Guide today and learn how to invest and build a portfolio of value stocks.
Thinking About Becoming A Realtor? Correcting Common Misconceptions About Realtors In Real Estate
Series: Being A Realtor, Book 0. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate / buying & selling homes
Have you ever thought about becoming a Realtor and buying/selling real estate? Realtors. Everyone knows that they make a fortune and while they may do some work, is there really that much to being in Real Estate? This 4,800 word book will show you some of the behind scenes elements of Real Estate and let you know a bit more about how this all works. Get answers before taking the courses.
Leadership & the Tao A new look at the timeless question “What is Leadership?”
Series: On the Spiritual Path, Book 8 · For Writers, Book 1 · Applied Psychology, Book 6 · Applied Philosophy, Book 4 · Leadership, Book 5 · Creativity, Book 4. You set the price! Words: 20,260. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
For thousands of years people have tried to understand the elusive quality of Leadership. Still no consensus. What it means to be a leader differs according to the circumstances. This book examines the timeless, underlying qualities that must be present in a person if they are to be perceived as a leader by those around them.
Public Speaking for Executives, Leaders & Managers
Series: Public Speaking. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Skills
Public Speaking for Executives, Leaders and Managers serves as a brief but valuable tool to professionals who are motivated to become first rate speakers in content, delivery and connecting with their audience.
The General Journal & the Ledger
Series: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting
This study guide explains the roles played by the General Journal and the Ledger in the accounting recording process. Using easy to understand language, it deals with journalizing transactions, posting to the ledger, and the preparation of a trial balance.
Inventories and Retail Operations
Series: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Finance
Accounting for retail operations and inventories is the focus of this essay-length study guide. Arranged in three sections, it explains and demonstrates a range of concepts including perpetual and periodic inventory systems, FIFO and LIFO inventory costing methods, and gross profit. Part of the Accounting Fundamentals Series.
Financial Statements and the Accounting Equation
Series: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting
This study guide covers the fundamental accounting concepts that form the foundations of the discipline. Using easy to understand language, it deals with basic assumptions, the role and structure of financial statements, and the relationship between assets, liabilities and owner's equity in the accounting equation. Part of the Accounting Fundamentals Series.
Australian Managed Funds for Beginners: A Basic Guide for Beginners
Series: Australia Investing, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by AP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / investing
LEARN:: Managed Funds for Beginners and Basic Guide for Australian Managed Funds This edition is aimed at the individual investor who wants to understand managed funds and make wise investment choices based on knowledge and understanding of the funds. It is written in easily understandable terms and gives a clear explanation of how the pieces fit together in the marketplace.
Fixed Assets and Depreciation
Series: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting / financial, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Business
Fixed assets - property, plant, and equipment - are an integral part of doing business for many organisations, but they can present problems when preparing financial reports. This essay-length guide looks at the various types of fixed assets and the role they play in financial reporting. Topics covered include depreciation, disposal of assets, and gain/loss on disposal.
Lifetime Economics
Series: Making Money Work Better, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
The rules of Lifetime Economics are: 1. Value in use time, 2. Price in work time, and 3. Profit in free time. Economics as we know it today has departed so far from reality that it needs to be replaced. Lifetime economics is intended to do that, bring economics back down to earth. Learn here the meaning of real capital, real debt, real investment, and real Gross Domestic Product.
The Short Fuse Guide to Book Publishing Contracts
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Publishing business, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Literary Agent Emily S. Keyes walks you through book publishing contracts, translating her years of experience as a contracts specialist for a Big 5 publisher to a level that’s easy to understand—even if you’ve never been published.
In Defense of Advertising: Arguments From Reason, Ethical Egoism, and Laissez-Faire Capitalism
Series: Advertising. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,300. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Advertising
A theoretical defense based on the philosophy of Ayn Rand and the economics of Ludwig von Mises, this book argues that the social and economic criticisms of advertising are false because they are based on a false philosophic and economic world view. Only an alternative world view can refute the charges and put forth a positive moral evaluation of advertising's role in human life.
Adjustments and Closing the Books
Series: Financial Accounting Fundamentals, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting
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This guide explains how to determine whan an account needs adjusment and how to do it. It explains the time period assumption, the accrual basis of accounting, as well as the procedure used to 'close the books' at the end of an accounting period. Part of the Accounting Fundamentals Series.
Eulogies, Introductions and Special Occasion Speeches: Tips for When You Are Asked to Speak Well of Another
Series: Public Speaking. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,420. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / meetings & presentations
If you are called upon to offer a eulogy, introduce a speaker or make any special occasion speech, this book will guide you with tips and valuable direction. Sections on content and delivery in public speaking show how to connect well with your listeners. Includes 24 readings, stories and scriptures for use with eulogies.
If the Cloud Isn't in the Sky, Where Is It?
Series: The Cloud Computing Guide for Non-Techies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Information technology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / computer industry
Part 1 of The Cloud Computing Guide for Non-Techies Whenever we go online, chances are we’re clicking into the cloud. But what does that mean, exactly? This quick read highlights examples of cloud usage from everyday life, giving non-techies a glimpse inside today's tech world. Everywhere the cloud pops up, new things are happening and it’s worth our time to see what they might be.
Career Spotlight: Teaching Elementary School
Series: Career Spotlight. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
Do you have what it takes to become an elementary school teacher? Theresa Franklin, an educational career mentor at Mentor Me Career Network, will help you decide.