Buy The Change You Want To See

Autore: Jane Mosbacher Morris
Editore: Penguin
ISBN: 0525504990
Grandezza: 65,76 MB
Formato: PDF
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Eager to change the world? Learn how you can have a greater social impact through your everyday purchases. The money we routinely spend on food, clothes, gifts, and even indulgences is an untapped superpower. What would happen if we slowed down to make more thoughtful decisions about what we buy? For "mom and pop" stores across the country, and artisan and agricultural communities around the world, every purchase matters. Consumers--whether individuals, small businesses, or corporations--are paying more attention than ever to how their goods are made; and retailers--large and small--are responding by investing in ethical and eco-friendly production. Yet figuring out which brands to support can feel overwhelming. Jane Mosbacher Morris has devoted her career to creating economic opportunities for vulnerable communities around the world, and in this valuable book, she shares her passion and insights on how we, as consumers, can create positive change too. Covering topics that range from why not all factories are evil, to how our morning coffee can be the easiest way for us to use our purchasing power for good, Buy the Change You Want to See makes us better informed consumers. Morris tells inspiring stories about how victims of human trafficking and natural disasters have been empowered by economic opportunity, and she offers practical ideas about how we can support these communities through our purchases--whether it comes to jewelry made from recycled materials in Haiti, sustainably grown and ethically sourced coffee and chocolate from farmers in some of the poorest regions of the world, or mass-produced jeans and shoes made in factories where workers are guaranteed decent working conditions and a fair wage.

Be The Change You Want To See In The World

Autore: Julie Fisher-McGarry
Editore: Conari Press
ISBN: 9781573242974
Grandezza: 61,22 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 8190
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In Be the Change You Want to See in the World, Julie Fisher-McGarry speaks to the burgeoning eco-conscious-consumer market on how to dwell well on a daily basis. Organized by month, she includes tips on living green, where to purchase organic and fair-trade products, how to unplug from the grid, supporting local economies, and nourishing the earth and creating a sustainable lifestyle.

So You Want To Buy A House

Autore: Charles Myles Jr.
Editore: Trafford Publishing
ISBN: 146699486X
Grandezza: 51,77 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
Vista: 1612
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This book is a short easy-to-use guide that will take you through the basic process of home inspecting. This guide will show the new home buyer what to look for when viewing a property for sale. During this tour we will cover the main features and structures from the exterior to the interior, from the roof to the basement. The early stages of buying a home are the most difficult. Ill show you what to look for and what to expect as the process runs its course. This guide will save you time and money and give you the confidence youll need in the days to come as you strive to become a home owner.

Change Your Clothes Change Your Life

Autore: George Brescia
Editore: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476748764
Grandezza: 51,81 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 2619
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Open the door to harmonious, powerful, and positive dressing with a guide that’s like The Secret—for your wardrobe. In this groundbreaking how-to book, style expert George Brescia shows you how to transform yourself from the inside out. More than a style guide, this revolutionary book by a seasoned stylist teaches a method of conscious dressing that begins with a powerful internal change. Instead of just grabbing for whatever’s on hand, you’ll learn to set your goals for the day, determining how you want to be perceived, and then dress in a way that helps manifest those intentions. Change Your Clothes, Change Your Life reveals the true power your clothing has to affect your life, showing how this second skin impacts your job prospects, your romantic life, your income, and even your deepest sense of self. Translating his styling methods into a philosophy anyone can apply on her own, Brescia also delivers tips and tricks of the trade to help convert even the most hapless dresser into a happy and educated shopper. Because the goal is to have you not only looking great, but feeling more confident, too. From major closet overhauls to a whole new philosophy on color, this is a comprehensive manual for anyone who’s ever looked at her closet in despair. Accessible, direct, honest, and thought-provoking, Change Your Clothes, Change Your Life takes an eye-opening look at the intersection between our clothing and our emotions, hopes, and dreams, showing us how improving our external appearance can have life-changing effects on how we’re perceived by others—and more importantly, on how we perceive ourselves.

Master The Power Of Self Hypnosis

Autore: C. Roy Hunter
Editore: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9780806963518
Grandezza: 60,33 MB
Formato: PDF, Docs
Vista: 2387
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A guide to the techniques and benefits of self-hypnosis.

You Buy The Peanut Butter I Ll Get The Bread

Autore: Kirsten Poe Hill
Editore: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101022382
Grandezza: 48,65 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 8124
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Best friends and business partners, two remarkable women share their secrets to starting and succeeding in your own business Part inspiring business story and part insider’s how-to, You Buy the Peanut Butter, I’ll Get the Bread shares the lessons two best friends learned while making their business dreams come true. The co-founders of Noelle-Elaine Media, Inc.—a New York City–based event management, media relations, video and technical production firm with many notable corporate and celebrity clients—Kirsten and Renée give aspiring small-business starters the real deal on what it takes to succeed and endure, both professionally and personally. With refreshing honesty and sisterly counsel, they offer an up-close look at the daily highs and lows of starting, managing, and maintaining a business in the midst of developing and losing friendships, dating, falling in and out of love, and getting married—as well as the particular challenges women business owners face. Despite some peanut butter sandwich dinners, Kirsten and Renée made it happen, and their story will empower entrepreneurs everywhere that they can too.

Change Your Thought Patterns

Autore: Silva Jean
Editore: eBookIt.com
ISBN: 1456612972
Grandezza: 29,45 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 565
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Power and Control. Everyone wants it. Everyone has it. Why so few people use it. The silent art of power and control is to see the potential force in everything and arrange it so that, if released, it works in your favor. We all have thoughts, but we don't all achieve our dreams. That's because thoughts may be negative or positive in nature. All successful people, however, have one thing in common -- determination! To be a success, you must first determine to be so. Though not always a conscious decision, the seed that leads to action is to first determine. Picture in your mind the able, earnest, useful person you desire to be, and the thought that you hold is hourly transforming you into that particular individual you so admire.

How To Really Change Your Life

Autore: Norman Barlow
Editore: Xulon Press
ISBN: 1604770597
Grandezza: 15,75 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 4001
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Barlows writings may inspire the reader to discover his or her unique purpose in life. In this text, he demonstrates how to begin the process of making ones destiny become a living reality. (Practical Life)

Change Lessons From The Ceo

Autore: Patrick C. Flood
Editore: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118741773
Grandezza: 59,91 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Vista: 2915
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"5 stars: Exceptional, a must read for any manager or leader" —Sarah Stocks, Chartered Management Institute (CMI) "This book is a highly effective, meaningful and user-friendly guide for anyone trying to manage change in a modern organisation today" —inManagement magazine "If you are looking for a book to give you some hints and tips as to how to manage change better, this will be able to do this. [...] There are some great insights for anyone who is responsible for leading change" —Kyomi Wade, Dialogue Review Real stories from real CEOs on implementing successful change initiatives in any organization Change is difficult. In large organizations with established cultures, managing change can be one of the biggest challenges for business leaders and managers. Using a wealth of real stories from real CEOs on how they managed major change initiatives—and the lessons they learned along the way—Change Lessons from a CEO gives professionals and business students powerful and effective guidance on successfully managing change initiatives in any organization. The book's uniquely flexible approach lets readers build their own models for change based on their unique organizational structure, culture, and situation. Throughout, the book emphasizes the importance of authenticity in the change leader's role and how to manifest that authenticity throughout a change initiative. With examples and case studies from multinational corporations, non-governmental organizations, and small and medium-size businesses, this book is a valuable tool for leaders of any organization of any size. Offers real-world insight from CEOs and leaders Ideal for CEOs, managers, leaders of non-profit organizations, consultants, and students in business programs Includes case studies and first-hand accounts of successful change initiatives in a wide range of businesses and organizations of all sizes Change is inevitable. Managing change initiatives successfully can be the difference between organizations and teams that thrive and those that come apart at the seams. For business leaders and students, this book offers practical and proven guidance for doing change right.

The Complete Guide To Buying Property In Italy

Autore: Barbara McMahon
Editore: Kogan Page Publishers
ISBN: 9780749441517
Grandezza: 55,63 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Docs
Vista: 8531
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The 1 Million Reason To Change Your Mind

Autore: Pat Mesiti
Editore: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0730377938
Grandezza: 30,67 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
Vista: 4374
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What is the $1 million reason to change your mind? Change the way you think and you will change your world. Simple. In this book Pat Mesiti will teach you how to shrug off the shackles of mediocrity, find your inner millionaire and think differently about life and money -- and get rich and happy along the way! "Soak up what Pat Mesiti has to say -- all he wants to do is share his prosperity and teach you about the millionaire mindset. Then, apply it to your life and watch it improve. Simple as that." —Mark Victor Hansen, co-creator, #1 New York Times best-selling series Chicken Soup for the Soul and co-author of Cracking the Millionaire Code and The One Minute Millionaire "Pat Mesiti is dedicated to unlocking the potential inside of people, and opening up their minds to a more rewarding, fulfilling and prosperous future. And in this book he shows you how." —Allan Pease, #1 best-selling author and international speaker "This excellent and highly recommended book will make you laugh, cry, feel encouraged and forever change your life for the better." —Steve McKnight, #1 best-selling author and founder of www.PropertyInvesting.com

Successfully Buy Your Business

Autore: Andrew Rogerson
Editore: Rogerson Business Services
ISBN: 0983282609
Grandezza: 46,32 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 6953
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If you've always thought you would like to own and operate your own business but were never sure where to start, this is the guide for you. This 172 page workbook starts by asking the question if business ownership is for you. It then explains the options available to you and then takes you through, in detail, a step by step process to determining what sort of business you can buy, what you will need to buy a business, and, how to evaluate a business for sale. It also includes the steps to prepare for business ownership with your legal entity, understanding business licenses and permits, how to obtain finance to buy a business, accounting processes and terms, financial planning tools such as profit and loss projectors, sales forecasts, how to create business plans, sales and marketing plans. There are lots of checklists, resources, other planning sheets and tools so when you buy your business you are up and running as quickly as possible for maximum profit.

Everything You Want To Know About Organisational Change

Autore: Brian Johnson
Editore: IT Governance Ltd
ISBN: 184928198X
Grandezza: 72,11 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Vista: 2619
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This practical guide recognises that every organisation functions differently, has different goals, and faces different challenges. It will give you the tools you need to understand the factors influencing your organisation, to identify how your business must respond, and to implement the necessary changes.

So You Want To Be A Strategic Leader

Autore: Dr. Larry F. Ross Sr.
Editore: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1465330623
Grandezza: 10,76 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 4731
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Many people today are writing about and seeking to understand the concept and practices of leadership. There are a great many reasons for the popularity of the topic, including the fact that organizations are faced with challenges like never before. Some of these challenges might include the ability to align the organization to better support the mission or upgrading technology to enhance production. Nevertheless, the concept of leadership is relevant to any aspect of ensuring effectiveness in the marketplace for organizations and in managing change. This book represents my experience of 25-plus years of supervising, managing and leading folks in the public sector (military and Federal government), learning about strategic leadership in the military and more recently, my doctoral program. It centers on strategic leaders, the essentials that are needed for them to be effective and successful in organizations. It argues that the strategic leader must use the competencies of strategic leadership to influence the future environment, technology, processes, structure, strategy, and the workforce with the understanding that these are just some of the components that affect the successful operation of an organization.

The Better World Handbook

Autore: Ellis Jones
Editore: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 155092365X
Grandezza: 23,13 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 4391
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The definitive guide for people wanting to make a positive difference in the world. Specifically designed to reach people who normally would not consider themselves activists, The Better World Handbook is directed toward those who care about creating a more just, sustainable, and socially responsible world but don’t know where to begin. Substantially updated, this revised bestseller now contains more recent information on global problems, more effective actions, and many new resources.

Dudes Change Your Ways In 90 Days

Autore: Jack Benza
Editore: First Edition Design Pub.
ISBN: 1622873785
Grandezza: 19,43 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 2582
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This new program is rapidly catching on and it is allowing people to find their creativity and quit any bad habits such as drinking, smoking, drugs, gambling, losing weight and my favorite stop - spending unwisely. The heart of this program is the Redemption Bracelet, which people are proudly wearing during and after the process. The bracelet is not something you buy, it is something you create! Any person who drinks, smokes, gambles, does recreational drugs, wants to lose weight, wants to make more money, find a perfect mate, or even inspire themselves in any way creatively, this program is for you. This process helps people get control back in their life. My program, which has been tested and approved, by many success stories, is a trial process when you temporarily stop all the bad habits in your life, and you live without them for 90 Days. Tools are provided in the beginning consisting of the Redemption Bracelet which signifies each day you are on, the journal which is used for self-reflection, the old Number 7 box which is used for the financial aspect of our journey, the mini rituals which are used for self-preservation, the calendar for the sense of completion and the It Takes 8 workout which allows the person to gain energy and lose weight during the process. In these 90 days, you test drive a new life! This program is for any guy who drinks, smokes, gambles, does recreational drugs, wants to lose weight, wants to make more money, desires to find a soul mate, or just to inspire you live a healthier lifestyle. This program helps men get control back in their life and shows them how to deal with any affliction. It is a 13 week boot camp that fixes dudes that are broken. Author Bio: Jack Benza grew up on Long Island and graduated from Rutgers University with a double major in writing and history, but developed a passion for acting. When he moved to Hollywood he was cast opposite Pamela Anderson in the hit television series V.I.P. and a recurring role as the Photographer on Days of Our Lives. Jack is best known for appearing as a contestant on 45 different game/Reality shows where he has won over $100,000 including 2 new cars and becoming the Grand Champion on Whammy Press Your Luck. This all lead to Jack getting his first book published titled So You Wannabe on Reality TV. keywords: Men, Dudes, Makeover, Control, Alcohol, Recovery, Self -Help, Change, Affliction, Habits, Sober, Drugs

So You Want To Buy A Small Hotel

Autore: Joanne Muller
Editore: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595200958
Grandezza: 31,75 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub, Docs
Vista: 3720
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So You Want to Buy a Small Hotel! is written with humor and tells it like it is, warts and all, the good things and the nightmares about running a hotel—the dream (with the nightmares!) lived for 11 years at the Rosebank Hotel in the Scottish Borders. It’s a ‘how-to’ book with a difference, anecdotal, full of practical, step-by-step advice, with warnings about pitfalls—a buyer’s hotel guide for dummies! Reading this book will give you practical insights into what it is really like to own a small hotel and enable you to decide whether running a small hotel is for you.

Change Your Life

Autore: John Bird
Editore: Random House
ISBN: 140702230X
Grandezza: 39,72 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 4676
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If you wanted to be a successful chef you would read Gordon Ramsay's autobiography. He tells you how he became the successful cook and businessman he is today. His book provides you with a model of how he did it. Allen Carr's book does the same. It tells how he became a world-renowned therapist, helping millions of people to give up smoking. Change Your Life is for everyone else. Those who have the best will in the world, but never get round to using it. Those who start something, but don't finish it. Those who fail, and then fail again. Drawing on John Bird's own life experiences, this book outlines the mistakes he has made and the subsequent lessons he has learned along the way. Change Your Life is about getting lost, feeling self-pity, feeling a failure, disliking the world and oneself; and then climbing out of it. John Bird will teach you how to be a success.

Change Better

Autore: Jeanenne
Editore: Agate Publishing
ISBN: 1572846755
Grandezza: 21,97 MB
Formato: PDF
Vista: 8581
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Due to the economic crisis, organizations are accelerating the dramatic changes they're making in the way they run their businesses. Employees, faced with these rapid and often undesirable changes, need help — and so do the organizations they work for. If change is going to be a constant in people’s lives and the number and type of changes are going to happen faster, it is imperative that people develop the ability to live in this constantly changing world without feeling like victims, but rather like partners in the changes they face. Change Better is about how to develop the critical skills and tools necessary to cope with change at work and in one's personal life. These skills and the tools that go with them help people gain control over the changes in their lives. Jeanenne LaMarsh shows the ways in which readers can help themselves to change and the ways in which they will be able to accept, deal with, and maximize change with the greatest speed and least pain.

What S Your Bq

Autore: Sandra Sellani
Editore: Academic Learning Company LLC
ISBN: 9780832950025
Grandezza: 64,62 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
Vista: 2462
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More than 100 books have been written on branding, but none of them take you through a step by step process of building a brand. Most business leaders are overwhelmed with the day to day operations of running a business and view branding as something that should be left to the marketing department. But in fact, branding it inextricably linked to strategy and the leader of the organization must be the brand champion. This book is the only one of its kind that addresses the link between strategy and brand by using an evaluation tool (the BQ™ Test) and by teaching clients how to build a strategy-based brand. The book also uses the powerful VRIO Model introduced by Dr. Jay Barney of Ohio State University to give companies a practical way to determine their true points of differentiation and a sustainable competitive advantage in an environment of increasing complexity and competition.