What does it mean to promote yourself? Is the promotion game worth spending your energy on? Employees often get locked into playing the corporate game where someone else sets the speed of the treadmill and dictates how fast to run. Conversely, playing the promotional game can be a lot of fun because you control the speed of the treadmill and determine what promotional plays to use to move yourself up the corporate ladder. If you play the game right, you’ll come out a winner and get promoted along the way....
The entries in Paul Brians' "Common Errors in English Usage" are organized alphabetically and provide hours of amusement for anyone who loves language. This book brought back memories of childhood, in those moments where the use of "borrowed" and "lend" were taught at school. Then there is the every present annoyance of "its/it's." Who has not made a mistake while spelling lightening and
The concept of language errors is a fuzzy one. I'll leave to linguists the technical definitions
This excellent self-study book for intense IELTS preparation in a few weeks is designed to help students achieve their best personal score. All the tips, techniques, strategies and advice are focused on maximizing students’ score by increasing their task-solving speed and efficiency, and preventing typical mistakes. 'Ace the IELTS' is loved by teachers as well as students.
You just have to love any product with the word sugar in its name.
SugarCRM is one of the best-selling customer relationship management
(CRM) software products on the market today. For many users, SugarCRM
represents their first foray into the area of CRM. CRM software is a little more
complex to understand than other types of software. With a word processor,
each document that you create is totally separate; if you make a mistake, you
need only to delete your current document and start fresh.
You are going to love this book! I know I do, and I had to read every word of it and check
every line of code, twice!!
If you’re like me, you’ve registered as an iPhone developer with Apple, read some documentation,
and sought help in taking the next bold step. Perhaps you’ve picked up “Beginning
iPhone Development,” dutifully working through all of the projects, and you understood
most of it. If not, I heartily recommend it. The book is great because it gently guides you
through many of the technologies that make up an iPhone application.
`Now you've got nothing to worry about, my dear,' he said, `except to get
back your health and strength. I don't say anything about your looks because
nothing affects them. You're a young woman and a very pretty one, and I have no
doubt you'll marry again. But don't marry for love next time; it's a mistake; marry
for position and companionship.'
She laughed. She had had a bitter experience and had no intention then of
ever hazarding again the risks of wedlock; it was odd that now she was
contemplating doing exactly what the shrewd old lawyer had advised....
When I started designing web sites as a freelancer in 1994, I would have loved to have had the guidance of a book such as this one. The number of mistakes I made back then meant that it wasn’t long before I returned to work as an employee, and it took two more attempts at full-time freelancing before it really started to become viable in 2002. During my years as a web designer and developer, creative director, and new media director for other companies, I learned much of what appears within these covers. I believe the mistakes I’ve made were...