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So you think he's cheating? This book gives you simple yet versatile tools--from lists of telling clues to stealthy cell phone apps--that will help you confirm your suspicions or ease your fears. Expert authors Rea Frey and Stephany Alexander pair online savvy with the tips and tricks of a private investigator, priming you to outwit your man--no matter how sneaky he's been. You'll get inside his head to learn everything there is to know about where he's been and what you need to do next.When you're done, you'll know:How to catch him in the actWhich rules cheaters live byWhen there's a way to forgiveWhen there's no choice but to forget With this book, you'll know when he cheats, how to catch him red-handed, and where to find a relationship that will make you happy for a lifetime.
A happy marriage is within every couple's reach-all it takes is five minutes. In marriage, happiness is a state of mind that you can create together in mere minutes.In this book, bestselling author and marriage expert Dr. Bonnie Jacobson shows you how to make each other happy with the small yet meaningful gestures that add up to a big difference-one day at a time. From turning your everyday interactions like housework and making dinner into playful bonding to quick ways to have good sex (or start having good sex), these are psychologically sound methods that teach the both of you to bring out the best in each other-and your relationship.With this easy primer to marital bliss, not only will you strengthen your marriage in no time, you'll also learn how to keep it strong-and happy-for years to come.
Baby Names That Go Together: From Lily, Rose, and Violet to Finn and Fay - Sibling Names that Mix and Match in a Perfect Wayby Eric Groves
Lily and Roseùfeminine names from the world of flowersJordan and Josephùa strong pair of J names rich with religious meaning Charles, Lucie, and Alexandreùa trio of timeless names from A Tale of Two Cities by Charles DickensChoosing the perfect name for a baby is hard enough; choosing complimentary names for multiples and siblings can prove even harder! This book presents more than 10,000 such names. This one-of-a-kind moniker manual provides parents with unique naming strategies and clever ideas for combinations, including name pairings inspired by: rhyme and meter, alliteration, great literature, music, religious beliefs, and more. With pronunciation guides, etymological information, and word meanings, this unique collection of baby names is all parents need to bless their babies with perfect names!
Your roommate keeps piling crap on your side of the room. It’s the day before Christmas break and your ride home ditches you. Your knee gives out and you lose your baseball scholarship. Halfway through your final semester, you realize you’re a credit short of graduating. And all you can think is . . . WTF?Like Rodney Dangerfield in Back to School, we’re heading to campus to lend a helping hand to all those college kids who can’t quite make the grade. Inside they’ll find hilarious solutions to all the obstacles that lie between them and that elusive diploma. From indecisions about major selection to problems picking up that hot classmate to cramming for finals, this book covers all the awful, awkward, and annoying instances that would have college students IMing, posting, or texting: “WTF?” Be it in the dorm room or classroom, during finals week or spring break, campus’s most f*#!-ed-up situations are handled in this entertaining step-by-step guide.
So you thought youÆd never have to live with Mom again? Think again. As the population ages, elderly parents everywhere are moving in with their childrenùand changing everything. Making roomùphysically, emotionally, and financiallyùfor an elderly parent can push families to their limits. This book helps family members deal with the far-reaching implications such a move can have on every aspect of a familyÆs life. Written by an acclaimed expert and medical educator whoÆs been there, this straightforward guide walks families through the planning and execution necessary to make it work. They will learn how to:Assess the pros and cons of an aging parent moving inAnticipate and avoid possible pitfalls Streamline and smooth the transitionManage and protect everyoneÆs assetsCreate a new family dynamic without destroying your marriage and other family relationshipsWith personal stories, case studies, and expert quotes, this book offers families the skills and strategies they need for an easy and harmonious transition.
The Ultimate Marketing Toolkit: Ads That Attract Customers. Blogs That Create Buzz. Web Sites That Wow.by Paula Peters
From e-mail to YouTube, Facebook to webvertisingùthe tools of marketing have never changed so quickly. Now marketing professionals can ensure their business has the best marketing plan, supported by the most cutting-edge techniques. This book gives marketers what they need to make their businesses thrive. In simple, nontechnical language, Paula Peters shows professionals how to use marketing tools like:Blogs and bloggingPay-per-click advertisingSearch engine optimizationE-mail offersE-newslettersFilled with samples and resource lists, this book is the only book a marketing professional will ever need.
Getting a book successfully published is as much about talent and creative drive as it is a matter of determination and business practice. Luckily for would-be authors, this book delivers the how-to on both the creativity and the business.Lecturer and writing retreat leader Tom Bird introduces authors to their Divine Author Within, and guides them through the process of listening to this inner muse. They will learn how to tap into their "creative connected mind" and relax their "logical critical mind" so they will be able to write the book they've always wanted to--in just two drafts!Once the book is complete, writers learn how to sell their book. Bird instructs his readers how to successfully navigate the publishing world so that they can make the right choices for their work.
The Book of Percentages: Over 500 bizarre, obscure, random, surprising, and 100% enlightening facts on just about everything nothingby Tom Philbin
You will now be able to wow your friends, scare your kids, and bargain with your spouse as you use this book to legitimize bad decisions, idle threats, and risky ventures. With this one-stop statistical resource, you will have plenty of numbers to back up whatever you want (or don’t want) to do. Covering all aspects of everyday life, this enlightening little trivia book shows you that numbers can be informative yet entertaining—and work to your advantage. Inside you will learn interesting tidbits like:While 30% of all shoplifters are under thirty, 95% of shoplifters are females—just another thing for teenage boys to throw in their parents’ facesDitching a diet is the fad thing to do, as 60% of dieters fail and go back to eating fatty foodsFinding a faithful contractor is much easier than finding a faithful husband: Only 10% of home improvement contractors are reported larcenous while 22% of married men have committed adulteryThe world would have a whole lot more female vegetarians if people had to kill their dinner—90% of women would give up beef if they had to kill the cowAmericans have a 40% chance of just dropping dead every dayIt’s a guaranteed enlightening read 100% of the time.
As tens of millions of people have discovered, debt can be a crushing burden. It can tear down dreams and destroy lives. But debt can be avoided. With fiscal discipline and a clear plan, anyone can get out of debt and live debt-free. In the easy-to-read, accessible style of the 250 Questions series, authors David and Marcia Rye explain how to: Assess debt problemsUse home equity to get rid of debtCut college expensesLive within a budgetUnderstand bankruptcy lawStay out of debtNo one has to live in the shadow of financial insecurity any longer. When the economy takes a turn for the worse, itÆs essential to get out of debt. With this book at their side, readers can conquer debt and secure their financial future.
Gen Yers are coming into their own. Now making up the largest segment of the workforce at 80 million strong, many are new managers. With so many Baby Boomers holding off on retirement, these new Gen Y managers often must direct people their parents' age-and older. Vast differences in communication styles, job expectations, and management techniques mean that Gen Yers have much to learn when it comes to managing those of their parent's generation, including:How to respond to an older employee who believes his seniority guarantees a promotion and raise, even though his work performance has been below averageWhat to do when a younger manager relies on e-mail, texting, and IMing to communicate with coworkers, and his older employee prefers face-to-face communicationHow to demonstrate leadership and gain respect from the employees who already have years of rich business experience in the workplace This book is every manager's field guide for managing the new generationally diverse workforce.
Virgos are suckers for roleplaying fantasy games.Cancers crave good food and great sex-but not necessarily in that order.No wimps need apply for the job of Scorpio's lover.In this wickedly informative book, noted astrologer and tarot card reader Phyllis Vega reveals how the moon, Mars, and Venus affect our heavenly human bodies-in and out of bed. Part One is all about sex, and how the Sun and Mars together determine our sexual personalities and rule our sex drives-for better or for worse. Part Two is all about love, and how the Moon and Venus influence and illuminate our love natures-and what that means for us sexually.You'll also learn how to:Find true love and lasting passion by the light of the starsDetermine their Venus, Mars, and Moon signsPlease any and all lovers, sign by signDecide if they are sexually compatible with their partnerExperience sexual ecstasy day in and night out, no matter what their signThanks to this book, you will enjoy a sex life that's out of this world!
50 Ways to Support Your Child's Special Education: From IEPs to Assorted Therapies, an Empowering Guide to Taking Action, Every Dayby Terri Mauro
More than six million students in the U.S. receive special education services and that number is on the rise. Frequent changes in educational philosophy and special-education law have made it increasingly difficult for parents to establish an appropriate education plan for their children. This book looks at the many ways that parents can advocate for their children. including how to:Communicate with teachersGet homework doneBecome involved at schoolEnsure their children are well restedStart a school day on the right footAdvocacy comes in all forms, and sometimes itÆs as simple as helping people get to know their child and family in a positive way. This useful book will serve as an invaluable tool for parents looking to establish the best educational plan for their children.
The Ultimate Day Trader: How to Achieve Consistent Day Trading Profits in Stocks, Forex, and Commoditiesby Jacob Bernstein
Day trading is difficult. The path is fraught with risk. But a pot of gold awaits those who learn their lessons well. After four decades in the markets as a trader, analyst, author, educator, and system developer, Jacob Bernstein sets down a comprehensive guide to the art of day trading.You will learn:New day trading methodsOrder entry strategiesHow to avoid costly errors when using electronic trading platformsDetailed strategies to maximize profitsWith this book, readers will have the complete guide they need to profit from this risky but exciting field. Trading profits are just a day away.
The Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Relationship: How to Support Your Partner and Keep Your Relationship Healthyby Diane England
War, physical and sexual abuse, and natural disasters. All crises have one thing in common: Victims often suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and their loved ones suffer right along with them. In this book, couples will learn how to have a healthy relationship, in spite of a stressful and debilitating disorder. TheyÆll learn how to:Deal with emotions regarding their partnerÆs PTSDTalk about the traumatic event(s)Communicate about the effects of PTSD to their childrenHandle sexual relations when a PTSD partner has suffered a traumatic sexual eventHelp their partner cope with everyday life issuesWhen someone has gone through a traumatic event in his or her life, he or she needs a partner more than ever. This is the complete guide to keeping the relationship strong and helping both partners recover in happy, healthy ways.
"25 Sales Mistakes is essential for any professional or organization committed to sales excellence."--Michael A. Berman, Chief Operating Officer, Outside VenturesIn the newest edition of this valuable manual, Stephan Schiffman offers updated advice to salespeople about getting prospects and making the sale. It's not just what you do--it's what you don't do:Don't sell against a competitorDon't be satisfiedDon't stop getting ideasDon't use boilerplate proposalsDon't overuse e-mail The book also includes a new introduction and updated text. Schiffman offers salespeople the kind of advice--from listening to the client to following up on the sale--that has made him the best corporate sales trainer today. With Schiffman's book in their pocket, salepeople can avoid common blunders and make the sale.
My First Year in the Classroom: 50 Stories That Celebrate the Good, the Bad, and the Most Unforgettable Momentsby Stephen D Rogers
“When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.”—Lao TzuBut is the teacher ready? That’s the question that haunts every teacher that fateful first day in the classroom. Making it through that day and the 179 school days that follow is how every career in education—and lifelong learning—truly begins. In this collection, fifty teachers share the trials, tribulations, and triumphs they’ve experienced during their first year on the job. Organized along the lines of the school calendar, these touching tales illustrate the learning curve experienced by new teachers:Facing Day OneMeeting the StudentsSurprising the StudentsBonding with Faculty and StaffBeing Surprised by the StudentsWatching the Students BloomSaying FarewellFrom the hilariously obsessive-compulsive preparation of a rookie English professor to the poignant lesson a bold third grader imparts upon his novice teacher about love and acceptance, this moving collection is sure to motivate new and veteran teachers alike.
Change is Your Competitive Advantage: Strategies for Adapting, Transforming, and Succeeding in the New Business Realityby Karl G Schoemer
Organizations today face a stark choice: change or fail. Transformation has become the only constant of the business landscape, and those companies that cannot adapt are doomed. But Karl Schoemer's New Reality program is here to help businesses make the tough choices that will lead to success. This book iincludes practical tools to help managers and employees:Adapt to changeIdentify Design/Defiant/Default behaviorsCreate a culture focused on the needs of the customer and consumer This book includes case studies and anecdotes from Schoemer's clientele and positions executives and employees to make the most out of every change their company encounters.
Grilled Peach & Shrimp CrostiniColorful Risotto-Stuffed PeppersButternut Squash & Apple SoupCooking great meals at home doesnÆt have to cost a fortune. Written by two foodies who refused to let their eat-in kitchen or tiny budget disappoint their taste buds, this creative collection proves you donÆt have to be wealthy to enjoy fine food! Alanna Kaufman and Alex Small, founders of the popular blog TwoFatAls.com, offer you 200 mouthwatering recipes that will please their palates and their pocketbooks, such as:Pomegranate Fig BitesBalsamic Grilled ArtichokesHoney-Thyme Pear & Goat Cheese SandwichesSeared Tuna with FennelApricot Brandy-Baked French Toast, and more!Complete with tips on how to affordably stock and maintain a frugal pantry, as well as price breakdowns for each serving, this cookbook shows how to eat wellùwithout breaking the bank!Complete with tips on how to affordably stock and maintain a frugal pantry, as well as price breakdowns for each serving, this cookbook shows how to eat wellùwithout breaking the bank!
When the economy's in free fall, the strongest competitors are the ones rooted in innovation. Today, managers are screaming for innovators who can break through to the next level of business and technology.In sixty succinct, humorous tips, Jeff Davidson helps you learn the practices that will make you a great innovator, such as:Develop the qualities all innovators shareEmbrace changeEnhance out-of-the-box thinkingFind new solutions to old problemsBe a business innovator as well as a team player This guide doesn't just show you how to think outside of the box--it shows you how to hop out of the box, pick it up, turn it upside down, and shake out new ideas for profit and success!
Inside this book: The dirtiest words in the English language!And we're not just talking about those infamous seven words you can't say on TV. We're talking about more than 1,000 of the blessedly profane insults, obscenities, and vulgarities that make English the richest--and raunchiest--language on earth.In The Little Red Book of Very Dirty Words, you'll find the dirtiest of the dirty, along with the most deliciously obscene variations from English-speaking countries around the world. So go ahead, call your ex/boss/landlord a barmy, crop-dusting, kickin', frackin', bloody son-of-a-bitch dickwad.Swear. Loudly. You'll be friggin' glad you did. Because with this nastiest of nasty wordbooks, you'll find talking dirty has never been more fun--or more filthy!
What better way to start a day than with inspiration from a literary classic? Now you can do just that. In this book, praised author and critic Hallie Ephron delivers a daily dose of literary knowledge.A brilliant companion to the canon of great literature, it's perfect for anyone who wants a novel way to energize each day. Ephron's work is a secular twist on the traditional devotional and provides concise plot summaries, sketches of standout characters, quotations you should know, and more about hundreds of books by tried-and-true authors as well as new literary voices.Whether it's coffee with Austen, a quick lunch with Faulkner, or an end-of-the-day jolt with Chabon, this book proves a good book is a great source of daily inspiration.
Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus!In this heartfelt collection of real-life Santa stories, Christmas lovers will learn that the jolly old elf is alive and well and still performing miracles that reflect the spirit of the season this and every Christmas. Inside you will meet such inspiring Santa Clauses as:Raleigh, the mailman, who every Christmas, donned a Santa suit to distribute gifts of toys and food to the poor families in "shanty town," because they were too proud to accept charity from someone they knewBill, the juvenile delinquent sentenced by the judge to play Santa and distribute gifts to the children at a local orphanage-who in the process discovered the true spirit of ChristmasRobert, who kept an old man from being mugged one cold December night, only to recognize him later over coffee as the local department store Santa who had brightened his childhood Christmases Not even Scrooge himself could resist these touching yuletide stories of cheer, hope, and love. If you love Christmas, you'll love this book!
Are you a romantic optimist with a cheery disposition? You might be a “Paul.”Brooding, introverted, and artistic? You are probably a “John.”If you tend to take life as it comes with a happy go-lucky attitude, most likely you are a “Ringo.”Thoughtful, with a tendency toward passive-aggressive behavior? You might be a “George.”The tenets of Beatleology are simple: We all have an Inner Beatle guiding our destiny and governing our behavior. Forget Leo or Taurus. This book teaches us that it’s more accurate to say, “I’m a John” or “I’m a Ringo.” A simple personality test determines who your Inner Beatle is and how you will interact with the other Johns, Pauls, Georges, and Ringos of the world—at home, at work, and on the street. Written in the spirit of our favorite “cheeky lads from Liverpool,” This guide is pop psychology with a twist—and a dash of Sgt. Pepper
Talk Dirty German: Beyond Schmutz - The curses, slang, and street lingo you need to know to speak Deutschby Alexis Munier
Learn to Speak German--the Dirty Deutsch Way!If you think German is all brat and no wurst, you need to think again. German is sexier--and dirtier--than you might imagine. (Think Hamburg!) From hearts and violins to pigs and dogs, Goethe's native tongue is ripe--and rank--with creative obscenities, including:Kuck mal diese geile Schnitte!Look at that sexy chick! Literal translation: Look at that sexy slice!Alle wissen dass Klaus sehr gut geigt.Everyone knows Klaus f**ks well.Literal translation: Everyone knows Klaus plays the violin well.
Homeowners spend more than $200 million a year on home repair—but according to home repair expert Hector Seda, many of them neglect the most important repairs and spend way too much money on projects that do not pay off in the long run. From simple, critical maintenance such as caulking the bathroom and cleaning the gutters to installing the right cabinetry and updating the lighting, Seda takes you step by step through the home repair projects that will best enhance your investment. With this guide, you will learn more than 100 tasks guaranteed to add value to your home. Homeowners everywhere will find Seda’s advice practical, helpful, cost-efficient, and—most important—lucrative.
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