Pete Geissler

Biography

PETE GEISSLER is an author of books, teacher of writing, and a professional/technical writer for various firms. He taught Advanced Professional and Technical Writing at Carnegie Mellon University and Writing for Environmental Professionals at the Graduate School of Environmental Science and Management, Duquesne University. He is now completing a collection of his works and a fictionalized version of the growth of electricity and its role in capital punishment.

Pete has written five books that have been published by traditional, vanity, and, now, his own house, The Expressive Press. One book was a publisher's best seller and another was a finalist in Best Books 2004. His sixth book will be available by the end of 2015. In addition, he has ghost-written more than three million words that have been either published in trade magazines or spoken in formal settings. www.theexpressivepress.com; peteswriteshops.com; peteswords.com. geissler@earthlink.net.

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Books

The Power of Ethics: Ethics in Employment: Why Can't We Just Get Along?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Ethics - described briefly as the norms by which acceptable and unacceptable behaviors are measured - has been the concern and perhaps the great dilemma of sentient humans since Socrates subjected it to philosophical inquiry almost 2,500 years ago. Socrates believed, without universal acceptance, that the most pertinent issues people must deal with are related to how we live our lives.
Ethics and the Lawyers: Whom Can You Trust?: The Power of Ethics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Ethics - described as the norms by which acceptable and unacceptable behaviors are measured - has been the concern, and perhaps the great dilemma, of sentient humans since Socrates subjected it to philosophical inquiry almost 2500 years ago. Socrates believed, without universal acceptance, that the most pertinent issues people must deal with are related to how we live our lives.
Ethics in Supplier Relationships: The Customer Is Often Off-Base and Caught Stealing: The Power of Ethics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Ethics - described as the norms by which acceptable and unacceptable behaviors are measured - has been the concern, and perhaps the great dilemma, of sentient humans since Socrates subjected it to philosophical inquiry almost 2500 years ago. Socrates believed, without universal acceptance, that the most pertinent issues people must deal with are related to how we live our lives.
Ethics in Product Design: The Clash Among Engineering, Management, and Profits: The Power of Ethics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Ethics - described as the norms by which acceptable and unacceptable behaviors are measured - has been the concern, and perhaps the great dilemma, of sentient humans since Socrates subjected it to philosophical inquiry almost 2500 years ago. Socrates believed, without universal acceptance, that the most pertinent issues people must deal with are related to how we live our lives.
Ethics: Creating an Ethical Organization in a Hostile Environment - Russia: Bill O'Rourke's Expeirence
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Ethics - described briefly as the norms by which acceptable and unacceptable behaviors are measured--has been the concern, and perhaps the great dilemma, of sentient humans since Socrates subjected it to philosophical inquiry almost 2500 years ago. Socrates believed, without universal acceptance, that the most pertinent issues people must deal with are related to how we live our lives.
Ethics: Creating an Ethical Organization: Principles and Guidelines for Everyman (The Power of Ethics)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Ethics - described briefly as the norms by which acceptable and unacceptable behaviors are measured - has been the concern, and perhaps the great dilemma, of sentient humans since Socrates subjected it to philosophical inquiry almost 2,500 years ago. Socrates believed, without universal acceptance, that the most pertinent issues people must deal with are related to how we live our lives.
Ethics: The Ethics Hall of Fame (The Power of Ethics)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Ethics - described briefly as the norms by which acceptable and unacceptable behaviors are measured - has been the concern, and perhaps the great dilemma, of sentient humans since Socrates subjected it to philosophical inquiry almost 2,500 years ago. Socrates believed, without universal acceptance, that the most pertinent issues people must deal with are related to how we live our lives.
Ethics: Nine Habits That Encourage Ethical Power (The Power of Ethics)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Ethics - described briefly as the norms by which acceptable and unacceptable behaviors are measured - has been the concern, and perhaps the great dilemma, of sentient humans since Socrates subjected it to philosophical inquiry almost 2,500 years ago. Socrates believed, without universal acceptance, that the most pertinent issues people must deal with are related to how we live our lives.
Ethics: Six Steps to Ethical Power: It's Not Difficult or Mysterious(The Power of Ethics)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Ethics - described briefly as the norms by which acceptable and unacceptable behaviors are measured - has been the concern, and perhaps the great dilemma, of sentient humans since Socrates subjected it to philosophical inquiry almost 2,500 years ago. Socrates believed, without universal acceptance, that the most pertinent issues people must deal with are related to how we live our lives.
Ethics: The Universal Need for Ethics: Business Is the Perfect Catalyst (The Power of Ethics)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Ethics - described briefly as the norms by which acceptable and unacceptable behaviors are measured - has been the concern, and perhaps the great dilemma, of sentient humans since Socrates subjected it to philosophical inquiry almost 2,500 years ago. Socrates believed, without universal acceptance, that the most pertinent issues people must deal with are related to how we live our lives.
Ethics : What's in it for YOU!: The Multiple and Monumental Rewards of Ethical Behavior
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Ethics - described briefly as the norms by which acceptable and unacceptable behaviors are measured - has been the concern, and perhaps the great dilemma, of sentient humans since Socrates subjected it to philosophical inquiry almost 2,500 years ago. Socrates believed, without universal acceptance, that the most pertinent issues people must deal with are related to how we live our lives.
Applying Your Tools to Real-Life Examples: Part II: The Power of Writing Well
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,340. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
"A bad writer has no rights whatever. Any mercy shown to him is wasted and mistaken." (H. L. Mencken, 1880-1956) I wrote The Power of Writing Well to address everything managers, leaders, engineers, scientists, and others need to be better senders and receivers, not to cover everything they need to know about the language or to be the perfect sender or receiver; nobody is.
Drilling Into The Major Tools:The Power of Writing Well
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
"A bad writer has no rights whatever. Any mercy shown to him is wasted and mistaken." - H.L. Mencken, 1880-1956 I wrote The Power of Writing Well to address everything managers, leaders, engineers, scientists, and others need to be better senders and receivers, not to cover everything they need to know about the language or to be the perfect sender or receiver; nobody is.
Applying Your Tools to Real-Life Examples: Part I: The Power of Writing Well
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
"A bad writer has no rights whatever. Any mercy shown to him is wasted and mistaken" (H. L. Mencken, 1880-1956). I wrote The Power of Writing Well to address everything managers, leaders, engineers, scientists, and others need to be better senders and receivers, not to cover everything they need to know about language or to be the perfect senders or receivers - nobody is.
Review Everything You Need to Write Like a Pro : The Power of Writing Well
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
"A bad writer has no rights whatever. Any mercy shown to him is wasted and mistaken." (H. L. Mencken, 1880-1956) I wrote The Power of Writing Well to address everything managers, leaders, engineers, scientists, and others need to be better senders and receivers - not to cover everything they need to know about the language or to be the perfect sender or receiver; nobody is.
Infuse the Traits of Effective Leaders: The Power of Writing Well
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
The many books on writing and communicating that claim to be everything to everybody fail simply because they are overwhelmingly complex, full of jargon and useless labels and distinctions such as participial phrase as opposed to gerund phrase, or transitive verb versus intransitive verb. Most of us outside of academe don't care, and we shouldn't since they are not relevant to our needs.
Internalize the Seven Techniques for Assuring Quality: The Power of Writing Well
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
"A bad writer has no rights whatever. Any mercy shown to him is wasted and mistaken." - H.L. Mencken, 1880-1956 I wrote The Power of Writing Well to address everything managers, leaders, engineers, scientists, and others need to be better senders and receivers, not to cover everything they need to know about the language or to be the perfect sender or receiver; nobody is. The many books on writi
Adopt the Seventeen Tools for Successful Sendings: The Power of Writing Well
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,060. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
"A bad writer has no rights whatever. Any mercy shown to him is wasted and mistaken." (H. L. Mencken, 1880-1956) I wrote The Power of Writing Well to address everything managers, leaders, engineers, scientists, and others need to be better senders and receivers, not to cover everything they need to know about the language or to be the perfect sender or receiver; nobody is. The many books on writ
Embrace the Seven Habits of Successful Recievers : The Power of Writing Well
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,350. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Skills
"A bad writer has no rights whatever. Any mercy shown to him is wasted and mistaken." (H. L. Mencken, 1880-1956) I wrote The Power of Writing Well to address everything managers, leaders, engineers, scientists, and others need to be better senders and receivers - not to cover everything they need to know about the language or to be the perfect sender or receiver; nobody is. The many books on wri
Live the Eight Everyday Habits of Successful Senders: The Power of Writing Well
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
The many books on writing and communicating that claim to be everything to everybody fail simply because they are overwhelmingly complex, full of jargon, useless labels, and distinctions such as participial phrase as opposed to gerund phrases or transitive verbs versus intransitive verbs. Most of us outside of academe don't care, and we shouldn't since they are not relevant to our needs.
Understand Your Incentives. Why Write? Why Write Better? - (Power of Writing Well)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016 by The Expressive Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Mentoring & coaching
This short book condenses the habits and techniques—your tools—that work most of the time for most of the people who write at work and want to be happier in all parts of their lives: nothing more, nothing less . It is also a true and accurate reflection of my forty years of writing for business and of teaching writing at two prestigious universities and many professional societies and companies.

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