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How many things would you like to know--but don't--about you partner? Do you wish your partner would ask about your past, your goals, your inner thoughts? When was the last time the two of you shared a dream, a memory, or a fantasy together? 365 Questions For Couples shows you how to get closer to your partner by asking and answering thought-provoking questions on various subjects. Remember, there are no right or wrong answers. The only rule is that you cannot ask a question that you refuse to answer yourself. So put some quiet time aside, make yourself comfortable and enter together into a world of goals, dreams, emotions, and your previously hidden past!
You've visited every restaurant in town--and you're tired of going to the movies. What are you supposed to do when you go out on a date these days? Well, how about hosting a co-ed volleyball party? Getting to know each other better by playing Twenty Questions? Catching some local scenery by renting a moped for the day? Sharing the cooking for a luxurious gourmet meal? Or test-driving a luxury car you know full well neither of you can afford? From the purely romantic to the unusual and exotic, these adventurous suggestions will add up to plenty of fun for people who want to try something new.
Off-The-Wall Marketing Ideas is a gold mine of valuable, no-cost, and low-cost marketing secrets. In no time at all you will be creating your own make-or-break marketing techniques for business success on a shoestring budget. Included are hundreds of ideas culled from small business owners from all walks of life. You will also find inspiring examples of what now famous big business leaders did, when they were small and unknown, like Estee Lauder, The Hair Replacement Specialist, Sy Sperling, and the rent- a-car wiz, Warren Avis!
Today, one of the easiest ways to make money is to create and sell original ideas. Every year, more than 100,000 patents are granted in the U.S., creating a billion-dollar industry for those using intellectual property. With this book, would-be inventors can develop their ideas with low risk and a minimum of investment - without quitting their day jobs! Attorney and patent holder Steve Barbarich takes readers on an exciting journey through the patenting process. From concept to marketable product, there are step-by-step instructions that anyone can follow.This book features important information on:Choosing which ideas to pursueTaking your ideas into the marketplacePrototyping and test marketingFiling the proper formsProtecting your ideasAnd much more!
Network Marketing has seen a remarkable expansion of late, with entropreneurs benefitting from an unheralded demand for their services.The authors of this book demonstrate proven techniques to achieve financial success in Network Marketing, which include:How to conduct successful business launch parties, party plans and business meetings.Breakthrough networking tips that get appointments booked.Practical advice on organising business finances, buying supplies, tracking expenses and balancing the books.Simple techniques to track customer needs, previous purchases, personality and lifestyle.There is little doubt that Network Marketing techniques will become increasingly deployed in the business world, with the advent of online business and customer-focused selling, Make Your First Million in Network Marketing provides all the information needed to succeed in this field.
If you suffer from high blood pressure, Meniere's Syndrome, or are simply looking to eat more healthily, The No-Salt Cookbook provides low-salt recipes that are quick, easy, and taste great. As anyone on a low-sodium diet knows, it is difficult to prepare flavorful food without salt. Authors David C. Anderson and Thomas D. Anderson help you tackle this no salt/no flavor dilemma with gusto. Providing more than 200 tasty salt-free recipes--in addition to salt-free shopping tips, information on counting milligrams, and no-salt cooking essentials--this combination cookbook/health book will help you lead a more healthy, active lifestyle without radically changing your diet. From breakfast to appetizers, entrees, and desserts, learn to prepare such wonderful dishes as: Cinnamon Raison Bread; Cold Cucumber Soup; Salmon in Basil Butter Sauce; White Wine Braised Chicken; Veal Scaloppine; The Best Brownies; and much more! With The No-Salt Cookbook, you can truly enjoy eating without asking the person next to you to "please pass the salt."
Insider Secrets from Hollywood's Top WritersThis book not only shows how to be a screenwriter, but what it's actually like to be one. An inspiration to all would-be screenwriters, this book is about living the screenwriter's life -- the habits, writing environments, creative processes, daily passions, and obsessions. In The 101 Habits of Highly Successful Screenwriters, author Karl Iglesias has interviewed 14 top contemporary Hollywood screenwriters who offer their experience, insight, and advice to aspiring screenwriters everywhere.
The authoritative guide to building an independent consulting practice! Streetwise Independent Consulting is your one-stop resource for starting, running, and growing a consulting business. From finding new prospects, to writing proposals, to setting your pricing, this book has it all.
At any given moment, the moon shines down on half the world. Now, through the magick of Moon Spells, you can learn how to use its energies to achieve your desire, whether it's a joyful romance, a successful career, or superb physical and emotional health. Magickal practitioner Diane Ahlquist guides you on a journey to attuning your spirit with the moon. You'll be amazed at how much more you can achieve in life when you synchronize your activities with the moon's phases. With the proper use of candles, gemstones, and incense, spells can be conducted at exactly the right lunar moment to enhance the flow of power and make these wishes come true.
Human resources management is critical to the success of any organization, particularly in today's complex business environment. More and more often, managers and business owners, in addition to HR personnel, are charged with aspects of human resources management: recruitment, training and development, job analysis, corporate restructuring, compensation, and morale, to name a few. Lack of expertise can result in the loss of key staff, diminished productivity and profitability, or a lawsuit. Streetwise Human Resources Management shows how to balance the needs of your employees with the objectives of your business.
As appealing and lucrative as property ownership can be, it isn't an occupation to be learned through trial and error. It's essential property owners understand all the ins and outs--legally and financially--for their own welfare as well as their tenants. Streetwise Landlording and Property Management addresses all aspects of the business, from the practical to the strategic. Property management is a 24/7 job with high risks as well as rewards. Streetwise Landlording and Property Management helps you assess whether or not you're cut out for the job.
Poker is more than just a card game--it can also help you become a winner away from the gaming tables! By blending the life lessons of a time-honored spiritual practice with the strategy of this popular card game, you can create a powerful approach to successful play--and successful living. In The Tao of Poker, prize-winning poker player Larry Phillips offers more than 280 rules to bring you to new levels of personal achievement, just when and where you need them most. Here are some of The Tao of Poker's rules for success: Take the long view; Once you commit to a hand, play it strong; Don't throw in good money after bad; If you think you're beat, get out. Try out these rules and watch your game, and your life, improve. Now you can be a winner at home, at work, and at the casino--wherever the stakes for success are high!
The Only Grammar Book You'll Ever Need is the ideal resource for everyone who wants to produce writing that is clear, concise, and grammatically excellent. Whether you're creating perfect professional documents, spectacular school papers, or effective personal letters, you'll find this handbook indispensable. From word choice to punctuation to organization, English teacher Susan Thurman guides you through getting your thoughts on paper with polish.Using dozens of examples, The Only Grammar Book You'll Ever Need provides guidelines for:Understanding the parts of speech and elements of a sentenceAvoiding the most common grammar and punctuation mistakesUsing correct punctuating in every sentenceWriting clearly and directlyApproaching writing projects, whether big or smallEasy to follow and authoritative, The Only Grammar Book You'll Ever Need provides all the necessary tools to make you successful with every type of written expression.
For centuries, Native American elders, parents, teachers, and spiritual leaders have handed down their wisdom and values from generation to generation, leading others down the path of self-discovery and enlightenment. 365 Days of Walking the Red Road captures this priceless ancient knowledge and shows you how you can live your life to the fullest through integrity, compassion, and brotherhood. By reading the daily messages in this compelling work, you will discover yourself inside and out and move positively down your personal road without fear or doubt. This superb collection of Native American philosophy and culture helps you on your path along the Red Road in your quest for truth, light, and love.
Owning and operating a restaurant is one of the most challenging endeavors an entrepreneur can take on--the hours are long and grueling, staff turnover averages 130 percent, and many fail within their first year. Streetwise Restaurant Management walks you step by step through each aspect of opening and managing a restaurant. This guide covers the practical issues you'll face on a daily basis and offers tips from an experienced restauranteur about the risks and rewards of restaurant management. Is owning or managing a restaurant right for you? It can be if you have Streetwise Restaurant Management as your ready reference for creating front-of-house ambience and back-of-house efficiencies.
Astrologically Incorrect is an entertaining and edgy guide to people management. Unlike other books, which just skim the surface of the twelve sun signs, Astrologically Incorrect exposes the fetishes, neuroses, and hang-ups of each and every member of the zodiac. Astrology is the easiest way to find out how another person's mind works--and get that mind to work in your best interests. Aimed at cosmic novices and astrologers alike, Astrologically Incorrect shows you how to wield power by using sun and rising signs to take charge in personal relationships. Astrologer Terry Marlowe gives you all the insight you need to manipulate friends, lovers, and bosses into doing favors, screwing the cap back on the toothpaste, and giving you a raise!
Overcoming Anger helps you identify the roots of your anger and get it under control once and for all. Using cutting-edge techniques combined with a conversational approach, author Carol D. Jones, Ph.D., M.F.T., helps you turn your gaze inward and understand your individual anger style. You'll also develop a framework for managing your anger, and techniques for eliminating it altogether, such as: identifying your personal anger style and developing a plan; making a commitment to change your life; coping with everyday triggers to eliminate stress; developing positive communication techniques; listening actively rather than passively; creating a personal responsibility assessment for your thoughts and actions; and so much more. Overcoming Anger provides you with quizzes, checklists, and mediations designed to help you wipe out anger at its core. With these techniques, you'll finally be able to let go of your anger and live a happy and fulfilling life!
Want to be a firefighter? Do you know what is involved in taking the exam? Don't take a chance at failing a test that you could ace--learn from the expert, Norman Hall. For more than a decade, Norman Hall's Firefighter Exam Preparation Book has been the #1 test preparation book for prospective firefighters. Back by popular demand, Norman Hall has completely updated and revised this hugely successful book for this second edition, presenting new tips and time-tested methods for attaining the highest scores. Practice your skills using these features: tips on how to pass the physical requirements; practice exams with answer keys; memory aids to help candidates master the recall test; tables for self-scoring; insights on what a career in firefighting entails; a discussion of the final interview; and more! You will score 80% to 100% using Norman Hall's proven system. If you don't, your purchase price for this book will be fully refunded.
From avoiding accidents to banishing barking - how to raise a well-behaved dogProper training is an uphill battle, but The Only Dog Training Book You'll Ever Need cuts through all the frustration and boils it down to the basics. With useful tips and quick fixes that will put an end to all sorts of bad habits, this easy-to-use book will help owners build solid relationships with their dogs based on positive reinforcement, trust, and obedience - not punishment or fear.Dog owners will learn how to:Use click-and-reward techniques to grab the attention of even the most distracted puppyTeach him to stop pulling on the lead and start coming to heel instead of taking you for a walkTeach her to sit, stay and lie down instead of leaping on unsuspecting visitorsDeter him from chomping through every shoe in sight by encouraging alternative behaviour and providing adequate exerciseSave your flowerbeds by building a sandbox for her to dig inA must-have for owners who want to start their new puppy off on the right paw, or for those who need to curb their disobedient dog's unwieldy ways, The Only Dog Training Book You'll Ever Need is a handy and reliable guide that will be turned to time and again.
Breaking up is hard to do - but sweet revenge can make all the difference! With ever-increasing numbers of single people out there dating, hearts get broken every day. But today's woman needs more than a book of soppy affirmations to get her back on her feet and feeling great. I Used to Miss Him... is full of smart tips, sarcastic stories and hilarious ways to heal after a breakup. This book provides the sort of genuine advice you'd get from your best friend, but with a "rip his head off" attitude. By supporting a girl's right to be angry with her ex, this fun guide helps her rebuild her strength and confidence after he's gone.Features edgy advice on how to:Cash in on his lifelong guiltLook sexy and feel fabulous (then run into him at a party)Make an ex-boyfriend voodoo dollLose the guy, keep the jewelryAdvertise being singleStalk responsibly to keep him on his toesMaximize post-breakup pamperingI Used to Miss Him... is the ultimate breakup survival guide for today's woman!
The hottest guide to the coolest smoothies around!Simply Smoothies takes a fun, friendly approach to this new favorite drink style. Smoothies are the milkshake of the new millennium, and they come in all shapes and sizes - from healthy to hearty to decadent to dairy free. In this handy book, the author shows how anyone can quickly and easily create the perfect smoothie. Simply Smoothies features 200 mouthwatering recipes - more than any other smoothie book - that are certain to please even the pickiest smoothie enthusiast. In addition, the book includes instructions on how to choose the best ingredients and equipment and features and easy-to-use ingredients chart, allowing the reader to cross-reference ingredients and experiment to make their own smoothie recipes.This book contains such refreshing drinks as:Frozen Chai Tea Surprise SmoothieMarvellous Mango Creme SmoothieChocolate-Covered Banana SmoothieNo-Guilt Blackberry Protein SmoothieThis book is truly a treat!
A one-of-a-kind guide for harnessing the powers of the psychic world. In the age of spiritual awareness, this comprehensive guide helps readers tap into the psychic power that resides in everyone - with amazing results. The Psychic Workshop approaches psychic awarness as an integral part of daily living, an innate ability that should be cultivated like any other talent. In a unique workshop format, readers learn how to enhance their psychic ability simply by doing. From ESP to communicating with a loved one who has passed over, readers discover how to foster their hidden talents. Kim Chestney's workshop allows reader's to strengthen their skills through exercises and meditations that help them discover their own inner truth.This book shows readers how to:Manifest intuition and turn thoughts to relaityCreate mantras to center, protect and guideOpen themselves to information from a divine sourceIdentify their spirit guides and guardian angelsRead precognitive cluesThe Psychic Workshop helps readers lift the veil that lies between the real world and the heavens to experience the impossible.
The real secrets to winning the game of chess - and the game of lifeChess mastery has been recognized since ancient times as an unparalleled way to learn political strategy, but until now no book has explored the life lessons chess teaches and how they can transform lives. In The Tao of Chess, the author seamlessly blends the wisdom of a time-honoured spiritual quest for truth with 200 principles that will improve anyone's chess game. By following the author's principles, readers not only come to enjoy the game more, they develop a habit of seeking underlying truth - whether in a chess game or a real-life situation.The Tao of Chess is full of conscise advice, such as:Understanding is more important than memoryFortune favors the braveWhen you see a good move, wait and look for a better moveMistakes tend to come in bunchesTrust your intuition; it's usually rightAuthoritative and easy to follow, this book will turn every reader into a master strategist.
Although Wiccan magick is a craft that appears to be shrouded in mystery, The Only Wiccan Spell Book You'll Ever Need cuts out the complexities. Inside, would-be Wiccas will find the basics of tools and symbols, spellcraft fundamentals and individualized chapters that focus on specific sorts of spellcasting.Features quick-and-easy spells for:BusinessCreativityHealthLovePersonal powerProsperity, luck and abundanceFilled with plenty of examples, simple instructions and recipes that incorporate easy-to-find ingredients, this book will have novice Witches whipping up their own magick and casting spells in no time.
Single is......not a condition to be cured...it's just as natural as being part of a couple. Its wisdom is contagious. Its message is powerful....a one-of-a-kind book that speaks a universal language to single women everywhere....a sometimes funny, sometimes, touching, and always uplifing collection of true-life experiences and practical wisdom that helps you celebrate your single status.Single is about upholding the most enduring relationship of all: the one we have with ourselves.
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