Lean In

Author: Sheryl Sandberg
Publisher: Novels
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Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in the United States, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government and industry. This means that women's voices are still not heard equally in the decisions that most affect our lives. In Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg examines why women's progress in achieving leadership roles has stalled, explains the root causes, and offers compelling, commonsense solutions that can empower women to achieve their full potential. Sandberg is the chief operating officer of Facebook and is ranked on Fortune's list of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business and as one of Time's 100 Most Influential People in the World. In 2010, she gave an electrifying TEDTalk in which she described how women unintentionally hold themselves back in their careers. Her talk, which became a phenomenon and has been viewed more than two million times, encouraged women to "sit at the table," seek...

The World Almanac And Book Of Facts 2016

Author: Sarah Janssen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1600572006
Size: 59.37 MB
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Get thousands of facts right at your fingertips with this essential resource The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold. Since 1868, this compendium of information has been the authoritative source for all your entertainment, reference, and learning needs. The 2016 edition of The World Almanac® reviews the events of 2015 and will be your go-to source for any questions on any topic in the upcoming year. Praised as a "treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and educational statistics and information" by The Wall Street Journal, The World Almanac® and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia needs—from history and sports to geography, pop culture, and much more. Features include: • The Year in Review: The World Almanac® takes a look back at 2015 while providing all the information you'll need in 2016. • 2015—Top 10 News Topics: The editors of The World Almanac® list the top stories that held their attention in 2015. • 2015—Year in Sports: Hundreds of pages of trivia and statistics that are essential for any sports fan, featuring complete coverage of the first College Football Playoff, the Women's World Cup, 2015 World Series, and much more. • 2015—Year in Pictures: Striking full-color images from around the world in 2015, covering news, entertainment, science, and sports. • 2015—Offbeat News Stories: The World Almanac® editors found some of the strangest news stories of the year. • World Almanac® Editors' Picks: Time Capsule: The World Almanac® lists the items that most came to symbolize the year 2015, from news and sports to pop culture. • U.S. Immigration: A Statistical Feature: The World Almanac® covers the historical background, statistics, and legal issues surrounding immigration, giving factual context to one of the hot-button topics of the upcoming election cycle. • World Almanac® Editors' Picks: Most Memorable Super Bowls: On the eve of Super Bowl 50, the editors of The World Almanac® choose the most memorable "big games." • New Employment Statistics: Five years after the peak of the great recession, The World Almanac® takes a look at current and historic data on employment and unemployment, industries generating job growth, and the training and educational paths that lead to careers. • 2016 Election Guide: With a historic number of contenders for the presidential nominations, The World Almanac® provides information that every primary- and general-election voter will need to make an informed decision in 2016, including information on state primaries, campaign fundraising, and the issues voters care about most in 2016. • The World at a Glance: This annual feature of The World Almanac® provides a quick look at the surprising stats and curious facts that define the changing world. • and much more.

I Wish You More

Author: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1452150370
Size: 71.63 MB
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Some books are about a single wish. Some books are about three wishes. The infallible team of Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenheld have combined their extraordinary talents to create this exuberant book of endless good wishes. Wishes for curiosity and wonder, for friendship and strength, laughter and peace. Whether celebrating life's joyous milestones, sharing words of encouragement, or observing the wonder of everyday moments, this sweet and uplifting book is perfect for wishers of every age. Plus, this is the fixed format version, which will look almost identical to the print version.

Graduate To A Great Career

Author: Catherine Kaputa
Publisher: Nicholas Brealey Publishing
ISBN: 1857889975
Size: 41.88 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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In today's job market, competition is fierce. But what if you changed the way you thought about job searches and applications, and instead approached your resume like a marketer launching an exciting new brand? Catherine Kaputa, brand strategist and bestselling author, knows exactly how to make an application sizzle - by turning your passion and strengths into sensational branding tools, and creating Brand You. You will learn how to stand out from a sea of applicants using helpful exercises and fascinating insider strategies from companies like Google, Nike and Volvo. Full of practical advice on everything from CV formatting to internships, from networking to Skype interviews, Graduate to a Great Career will give you the tools you need to survive and show you how to thrive!

Color A Gift

Author: Niki Alling
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781536804478
Size: 54.82 MB
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On Sale for a Limited Time! Gift-Poems For Everyone On Your List! A unique and original coloring book, created from the popular gift-poems of Poet/Designer Niki Alling. Many of these gift-poems have sold around the world on ornaments, gift boxes and more in the text form, for the past several years, (some are brand new.) Now they have been fashioned into a unique coloring book, with pages that can be colored, framed and given as gifts. Or given as gifts to someone who loves to color! 14 original gift-poem coloring pages, 3 open message pages and 16 original mandalas; 33 coloring pages in all. Relax, unwind and Color-A-Gift. Add your own unique coloring touch, to these touching poems. Happy Coloring! Gift-Poems included in this book: Mom Dad Grandmother Grandfather Husband (Husband & Wife - Same verse adapted for each) Wife Sister Soon You'll Be A Mother - Daughter (Daughter expecting first baby) New Driver - (For Son or Daughter) Coach - (Thank You) Teacher (appreciation) Secretary - (any type) Librarian - (appreciation) Graduate Get Well (open message) Happy Birthday (open message) Thank You (open message)

Panacea For Periodontology

Author: Dr. Priyam Mishra
Publisher: Notion Press
ISBN: 9386009137
Size: 24.37 MB
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With final MDS examinations round the corner, is Periodontology plaguing your days rendering you distressed, sleepless and lost? Tackle the examination head first by picking up this treasure chest of notes providing information and customized answers to the frequently asked questions in Periodontology. Published for the very first time, this book will help you bid farewell to last minute exam frenzy and aid in fuss free examination with good results.

Oh The Places You Ll Go

Author: Dr. Seuss
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007175973
Size: 56.29 MB
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A miniature edition of Dr. Seuss's last book, full of inspiring ideas A perfect gift for Christmas, or for anyone leaving school or college or otherwise 'moving on' as well as for children. 'You're off to Great Places Today is your day Your mountain is waiting. So... get on your way ' An inspirational little book that is big on ideas and advice on how to cope with the tricky situations that life flings at us. Decisions to take, muddles to make, slumps to get out of -- whatever the problem, the good Dr. Seuss has an answer Follow our hero as he navigates his way across a challenging landscape fraught with dangers such as howling Hakken-Kraks, until he finally makes it through to the other side. A must-have for anyone who is making changes and moving on, as well as a great rhyming read for younger children.

Engaging Diverse College Alumni

Author: Marybeth Gasman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415892740
Size: 69.81 MB
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Winner of the 2014 CASE Warwick Award for Outstanding Research on Alumni Relations and Institutional Advancement Changing demographics are having a substantial impact on college and university student populations. In order to continue garnering funds and supporting their higher education institutions, development offices and individual fundraisers need to learn more about alumni of color. To help move fundraising staff away from a "one size fits all" approach, Engaging Diverse College Alumni provides a comprehensive overview of philanthropy in diverse cultures. Unlike other works on fundraising within communities of color, this book focuses specifically on college and university alumni and offers concrete suggestions for engaging these populations, including best practices as well as approaches to avoid. This practical guide includes: A Comprehensive Overview of Diverse Cultures—use of secondary sources, interviews, and quantitative data to explore the history, motivations, and trends of Latino, African American, Native American, and Asian American and Pacific Islander communities. Practical Recommendations—data-based recommendations and examples integrated throughout the chapters, including "Strategies at a Glance" for quick reference. Best Practices and Innovative Approaches—interviews with advancement staff and alumni of color, an entire chapter outlining successful innovative fundraising programs, and a chapter on common pitfalls to avoid. Both newcomers and seasoned fundraising professionals will find this book to be a compelling and in-depth guide to engaging diverse college alumni.

Bible Promises For The Graduate

Author: Karen Moore
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
ISBN: 1433682206
Size: 39.51 MB
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Bible Promises for the Graduate gathers inspiring devotions with uplifting passages from the HCSB translation, offering timeless guidance and wisdom for those with a whole new world ahead of them. It's an exceptional resource for any student seeking wisdom as they step into the next chapter of life, and a great gift idea for graduation day. The content is arranged by topic, providing easy access to biblical truths and God's direction for everything that happens from this day forward. On every page, new graduates will know that the Lord will guide them with grace and love toward new degrees of joy and success as they seek to honor Him and serve others.

101 Tips For Graduates

Author: Susan Morem
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438131518
Size: 51.23 MB
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Covers everything from how to succeed in a job, and how to have a meaningful career and balance life and work priorities. Includes new tips on technology and how to avoid the pitfalls of online activities like social networking.