Author Maggie PricePaint outside the lines! Jumpstart your creativity and inject new life into your art. Struggling to get started? Paralyzed by the fear of failure? Find yourself falling back on the same colors again and again? Just plain stuck? It happens to every artist sooner or l....
Release Date 2013/02
Programming and Problem Solving with C++: Brief, 6th Edition
Author Chip Weems , Nell DaleA Concise Edition of the Definitive C++ Text Suitable for One-Term Courses This concise and consolidated edition of the bestselling Programming and Problem Solving with C++ was developed in response to the need for a text that covered only what students and instruc....
Release Date 2013/03
Author Phillip A. LaplanteEngineers and scientists of all types are often required to write reports, summaries, manuals, guides, and so forth. While these individuals certainly have had some sort of English or writing course, it is less likely that they have had any instruction in the specia....
Release Date 2016/04
Author Dan Chen , Lizhe Wang , Jingying ChenUsed by companies, organizations, and even individuals to promote recognition of their brand, logos can also act as a valuable means of identifying the source of a document. E-business applications can retrieve and catalog products according to their logos. Governme....
Release Date 2016/04
How to Be a Complete and Utter Failure in Life, Work & Everything: 44 1/2 Steps to Lasting Underachievement
Author Steve McDermottReally want to know how to fail? Consistently? Massively? Irrevocably?Steve McDermott’s spent years studying the world’s greatest failures: those extraordinary individuals who’ve spectacularly underachieved in every walk of life. They all use the exact same skills a....
Release Date 2008/01
Grassroots Grants: An Activist's Guide to Grantseeking, Second Edition
Author Andy RobinsonIn the revised second edition of the bestselling guide to grantseeking, author and activist Andy Robinson walks you through the challenges of incorporating grants into a complete fundraising program, using grant proposals as organizing plans, designing fundable proj....
Release Date 2004/04
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Reading Body Language
Author Susan ConstantineUsing both photos and line art, The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Reading Body Language reveals and explains the visual tells to be found in faces, eyes, and lips; the positions of hands, arms, and legs; stances; gestures; the uses of everyday objects; and more.....
Release Date 2013/04
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting Things Done
Author Jeff DavidsonThe secret to getting more checks on that to-do-list As companies and workers are being pressured to do more for less, new ways of becoming more time-productive are essential. The Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting Things Done gives readers the tools they need to i....
Release Date 2005/12
The Complete Idiot's Guide to LinkedIn
Author Susan GuneliusDevelop your business or career with the pre-eminent professional networkMost people who are new to LinkedIn don't intuitively recognize the potential of the site when it comes to promoting a business, finding a job/project (or being found for one), or raising mone....
Release Date 2012/04
Taking Flight!: Master the DISC Styles to Transform Your Career, Your Relationships...Your Life
Author Daniel Silvert , Merrick RosenbergUse DISC to discover profound hidden patterns of human behavioral style, gain deeper self-awareness, maximize your personal strengths, and influence others more powerfully than ever before! Taking Flight illuminates the proven DISC four-style model of human behavio....
Release Date 2012/11
New Programmer's Survival Manual
Author Joshua D. CarterIt's your first day on the new job. You've got the programming chops, you're up on the latest tech, you're sitting at your workstation... now what? New Programmer's Survival Manual gives your career the jolt it needs to get going: essential industry skills to h....
Release Date 2011/11
How: Why How We Do Anything Means Everything . . . in Business (and in Life)
Author Dov SeidmanThe flood of information and unprecedented transparency reshaping today's business world has dramatically changed the rules of the game. It's no longer what you do that sets you apart from others, but how you do what you do. Whats are commodities, easily duplicate....
Release Date 2007/06
Problem Solving & Comprehension, 6th Edition
Author Ron Narode , Jack Lochhead , Arthur WhimbeyThis popular book shows students how to increase their power to analyze problems and to comprehend what they read. First, it outlines and illustrates the method that good problem solvers use in attacking complex ideas. Then, it provides practice in applying th....
Release Date 2013/06
The Leader's Guide to Emotional Agility (Emotional Intelligence)
Author Kerrie FlemingThe Leader’s Guide to Emotional Agility outlines 8 steps for achieving emotional agility and resilience:Step 1: Becoming authentic Step 2: Becoming self-aware Step 3: Becoming aware of others Step 4: Using the emotions Step 5: Understanding the emotionsStep 6: Mana....
Release Date 2016/01
Author Lindsay CampThese days, we all need the ability to argue a case effectively in writing. Drawing on his long experience as a leading copywriter, Lindsay Camp shows how it's done-whether the 'end product' is a glossy magazine ad, a new business proposal, a page for the company....
Release Date 2011/07
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Self-Testing Your Personality
Author Arlene UhlIt really is all about you!Everyone loves taking personality tests. Presented in an easy-to-read format, this collection of entertaining and insightful self-scoring quizzes lets readers explore different aspects of their personalities with tests such as Am I a Risk....
Release Date 2008/11
Milennials & Management: The Essential Guide to Making it Work at Work
Author Lee CaraherAs management ages and prepares to work longer than previous generations and Millennials join companies at a steady rate, companies are faced with the truth: they can’t just wait for management to age out to fix the dissonance and tension between Boomers and Millenn....
Release Date 2014/10
Delivering Time Management for IT Professionals: A Trainer's Manual
Author Dr. Jan YagerTools, methods, and strategies for delivering effective time management trainingDiscover strategies for dealing with distractions and procrastination to optimize the use of time at workHelp your team identify personal obstacles to effective time management and their....
Release Date 2015/03
Living the Dream: Putting your creativity to work (and getting paid)
Author Corwin HiebertLiving the Dream is a business book for creative people. It provides the insights and action steps they need to confidently put their skills and passions to work, to make the best business decisions possible, all in service of the ultimate goal--to make a living doi....
Release Date 2012/11
Meetings That Get Results (The Brian Tracy Success Library)
Author Brian TracyMeetings don’t have to be a waste of time. When managed right, they are a powerful tool for solving problems, making decisions, exchanging ideas—and getting results fast.Based on years of experience consulting for companies around the world, Brian Tracy has learned....
Release Date 2016/02
The Alpha Masters: Unlocking the Genius of the World's Top Hedge Funds
Author Mohamed El-Erian , Myron Scholes , Maneet AhujaThe ultimate behind-the-curtain look at the hedge fund industry, unlocking the most valuable stories, secrets, and lessons directly from those who have played the game best.Written by Maneet Ahuja, the hedge fund industry insider, The Alpha Masters brings the secret....
Release Date 2012/05
Founders at Work: Stories of Startups' Early Days
Author Jessica LivingstonFounders at Work: Stories of Startups' Early Days is a collection of interviews with founders of famous technology companies about what happened in the very earliest days. These people are celebrities now. What was it like when they were just a couple friends with ....
Release Date 2007/01
The Intelligent Optimist's Guide to Life
Author Jurriaan KampThe world isn’t coming to an end, contrary to what you may have heard. But the media’s near-exclusive focus on conflict and disaster means that the progress and everyday acts of brilliance taking place across the globe go unnoticed.Jurriaan Kamp shows that optimism—....
Release Date 2014/10
Skill Up: A Software Developer's Guide to Life and Career
Author Jordan HudgensThis unique book provides you with a wealth of tips, tricks, best practices, and answers to the day-to-day questions that programmers face in their careers. It is split into three parts: Coder Skills, Freelancer Skills, and Career Skills, providing the knowledge yo....
Release Date 2017/07
Indispensable! Becoming the Obvious Choice in Business and in Life
Author Robert Nix , David CottrellIsn't it time you got the job you deserve? Your workplace transformation is about to begin!FACT: When opportunity knocks in the workplace, most people don't know how to seize it.This book will show you exactly how to spot--and master--your next great job opportun....
Release Date 2013/11
Presentation Skills That Will Take You to the Top (Collection)
Author Jerry WeissmanThree breakthrough books help you deliver outstanding, winning presentations — whatever your goals, whatever your audience!Jerry Weissman has helped the world’s top executives create the most important presentations of their lives: make-or-break investor presentatio....
Release Date 2011/08
Successful Presentation Strategies (Collection)
Author Jerry WeissmanIn Winning Strategies for Power Presentations, Weissman identifies the elements of a great presentation, distilling 75 best practices from the world's best persuaders into bite-sized chapters designed to be easy-to-read -- and equally easy to apply. Following on th....
Release Date 2013/08
How to Solve Almost Any Problem
Author Alan BarkerProblems block and slow down your progress; here’s how to overcome them–simply, efficiently and effectively. This book offers straightforward, empowering science-based solutions to problems, big and small, at work or in life. It takes a never before seen approach to....
Release Date 2013/02
Get The Job You Want, Even When No One's Hiring: Take Charge of Your Career, Find a Job You Love, and Earn What You Deserve
Author Ford R. MyersGet the Job You Want, Even When No One’s HiringYou CAN find a good job in a bad economy – but NOT with conventional search strategies.New Rules for a New RealityToday’s job market is the toughest in recent history, and the challenges are here to stay. Even so, you C....
Release Date 2009/06
How to be a Presentation God: Build, Design, and Deliver Presentations that Dominate!
Author Scott SchwertlyHow to build, design, and deliver a fire-breathing, wing-flapping, roar-bellowing behemoth of a presentationUnlike most presentation books that say the same things regarding presentation design and delivery (less is more, get rid of bullets and use images, emulate S....
Release Date 2011/02