Kimm Walton's Guerrilla Tactics

For Getting the Legal Job of Your Dreams

Author: Kimm Alayne Walton

Publisher: Gilberts Law Summaries

ISBN: 9780159004616

Category: Law

Page: N.A

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This quick-reference chart gives you all the job search advice found in Guerrilla Tactics for Getting the Legal Job of Your Dreams in a small package. Get tips on networking, handling rejection letter, how to create effective resumes and writing samples, interviewing skills, statistics to look for when looking at firms, and clerking. It also includes information on common mistakes that student make, where to find information on employers, and what your law school career services office can do for you.

Secrets to Winning at Office Politics

How to Achieve Your Goals and Increase Your Influence at Work

Author: Marie G. McIntyre, Ph.D.

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

ISBN: 9781429967129

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

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Get Ahead, Gain Influence, Get What You Want Office politics are an unavoidable fact of life in every workplace. To accomplish your personal and business goals, you must learn to successfully play the political game in your organization. Whether you are a new player or a seasoned veteran, Secrets to Winning at Office Politics can help you increase your personal power without compromising your integrity or taking advantage of others. This smart, practical guide shows you how to stop wasting energy on things you can't change and start taking steps to get what you want. Written by an organizational psychologist and corporate consultant, Marie G. McIntyre's Secrets to Winning at Office Politics uses real-life examples of political winners and losers to illustrate the behaviors that contribute to success or failure at work. You will be shown techniques for managing your boss more effectively, improving your influence skills, changing the way you are perceived, and dealing with difficult people. Using these proven strategies for political success, you will then be able to create a Political Game Plan that outlines the steps necessary to accomplish your own individual goals.

Start Your Own Law Practice

A Guide to All the Things They Don't Teach in Law School about Starting Your Own Firm

Author: Judge William Huss

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 1572487968

Category: Law

Page: 264

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After years of school and maybe even after some years of practice, you are ready to be the boss. You want to hang out your shingle and open an office of your own. But running a profitable business takes more than just being a great attorney. Start Your Own Law Practice provides you with the knowledge to be both a great lawyer and successful business owner. Whether you are looking to open a sole practitioner's office or wanting to go into partnership with other colleagues, picking the right location, hiring the right support staff and taking care of all the finances are not easy tasks. With help from Start Your Own Law Practice, you can be sure you are making the best decisions for success. Don't let a wrong choice slow down your progress. Find advice on: Creating a Business Plan Managing the Office Raising Capital Billing and Fees Marketing Your Firm Building a Client Base Preventing Malpractice Suits Keeping an Eye on the Goal With checklists, sample letters and law office forms, Start Your Own Law Practice teaches you all the things they didn't in law school and gives you the confidence to go out and do it on your own.

Career Renegade

How to Make a Great Living Doing what You Love

Author: Jonathan Fields

Publisher: Crown Business

ISBN: 0767927419

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 272

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A one-time attorney turned successful entrepreneur explains how to transform one's individual passion into a rewarding career that is personally satisfying as well as lucrative, with helpful advice, hundreds of resources, innovative strategies, case studies, and practical tools to help readers along the way. Original. 20,000 first printing.

What Law School Doesn't Teach You--but You Really Need to Know

Expert Tips & Strategies for Making Your Legal Career a Huge Success

Author: Kimm Alayne Walton

Publisher: Gilberts Law Summaries

ISBN: 9780159004531

Category: Law

Page: 593

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Offering expert advice for making one's legal career a spectacular success, this book includes trade secrets like how to make a great first impression, how to turn down work when you're swamped without saying the dreaded "no", and how to negotiate for more money.

Guerrilla Marketing for Artists

Build a Bulletproof Art Career to Thrive in Any Economy

Author: Barney Davey

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

ISBN: 9781484048757

Category: Art

Page: 183

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"Discover how to seize control of your career and create a loyal collector fan base that buys directly from you"--Page 1 of cover.

The Official Guide to Legal Specialties

An Insider's Guide to Every Major Practice Area

Author: Lisa L. Abrams

Publisher: Gilberts Law Summaries

ISBN: 9780159003916

Category: Law

Page: 475

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With this product, you'll get an inside look at what it's like to practice law in 30 major specialty areas, including appellate practice, entertainment, immigration, international, tax, and telecommunications. This book gives you the insights and expertise of top practitioners-the issues they tackle every day, the people and clients they work with, what they find rewarding about their work, and what classes or work experience you need to follow in their footsteps. Over 120 government, public interest, corporate, and private attorneys are featured.

Corporate Confidential

50 Secrets Your Company Doesn't Want You to Know---and What to Do About Them

Author: Cynthia Shapiro

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin

ISBN: 9781429968355

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 224

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Cynthia Shapiro is a former Human Resources executive who's pulling back the curtain on the way that companies really work. In Corporate Confidential, she unmasks startling truths and what you can do about them, including: * There's no right to free speech in the workplace. *Age discrimination exists. * Why being too smart is not too smart. * Human Resources is not there to help you, but to protect the company from you. * And forty-five more! Cynthia Shapiro pulls no punches, giving readers an inside look at a secret world of hidden agendas they would never normally see. A world of insider information and insights that can save a career!

Kick Ass in College

A Guerrilla Guide to College Success

Author: Gunnar Fox

Publisher: Kick Ass Media

ISBN: 9780976292876

Category: Academic achievement

Page: 329

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An expanded second edition of Gunnar Fox's brutally honest and entertaining guide to success in college -- and beyond. Crammed with hundreds of hacks, tips and guerrilla tactics along with snazzy new illustrations by Nick Street to keep the pages turning. Praised by students, parents and professors alike as a great read. The librarian's favorite choice for "reluctant readers."

Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 3.0

How to Stand Out from the Crowd and Tap Into the Hidden Job Market using Social Media and 999 other Tactics Today

Author: Jay Conrad Levinson,David E. Perry

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118061705

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 368

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The latest strategies for job hunters revealed in this revised and updated edition This new Third Edition features the latest job-hunting strategies for the Information Age. You'll discover key techniques to reach hiring managers at the employers you want to work for most. New chapters integrate using social media and social networking tools like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and ZoomInfo in your job search, along with case studies from successful guerrilla job hunters that detail what works in today's hyper competitive job market with commentary from America's top recruiters. Present your skills in creative new ways that stand out in today's hyper-competitive job market Employ little-known search engine optimization tricks used by top headhunters Integrated web site updated bi-weekly to remain state-of-the-moment Part of the Guerrilla Marketing Series, the bestselling marketing book series The job search process has changed drastically in the past few years. Turn these changes to your advantage and make your search successful with Guerilla Marketing for Job Hunters 3.0.

The War of the Worlds

Author: Herbert George Wells

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Science fiction

Page: 288

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H.G. Wells's hugely influential book tracks the exploits of a writer who struggles to survive an alien invasion of Victorian England. After seeing the monstrous Martians firsthand, the narrator attempts to evade their destructive mechanized vehicles and must stay on the run to avoid detection. As he meets other desperate humans, he becomes increasingly pessimistic about any chance of survival. The novel stands as a major milestone in science-fiction literature, inspiring legions of subsequent writers and an endless array of hostile-alien scenarios.

Negotiating For Dummies

Author: Donaldson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118068084

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 384

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People who can’t or won’t negotiate on their own behalf run the risk of paying too much, earning too little, and always feeling like they’re getting gypped. Negotiating For Dummies, Second, Edition offers tips and strategies to help you become a more comfortable and effective negotiator. And, it shows you negotiating can improve many of your everyday transactions—everything from buying a car to upping your salary. Find out how to: Develop a negotiating style Map out the opposition Set goals and limits Listen, then ask the right question Interpret body language Say what you mean with crystal clarity Deal with difficult people Push the pause button Close the deal Featuring new information on re-negotiating, as well as online, phone, and international negotiations, Negotiating for Dummies, Second Edition, helps you enter any negotiation with confidence and come out feeling like a winner.

The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation

An Easy-to-Use Guide with Clear Rules, Real-World Examples, and Reproducible Quizzes

Author: Jane Straus,Lester Kaufman,Tom Stern

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118790324

Category: Education

Page: 224

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A revised and updated new edition of the bestselling workbook and grammar guide The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation is a concise, entertaining workbook and guide to English grammar, punctuation, and usage. This user-friendly resource includes simple explanations of grammar, punctuation, and usage; scores of helpful examples; dozens of reproducible worksheets; and pre- and post-tests to help teach grammar to students of all ages. Appropriate for virtually any age range, this authoritative guide makes learning English grammar and usage simple and fun. This updated Eleventh Edition reflects the latest updates to English usage and grammar and features a fully revised two-color design and lay-flat binding for easy photocopying. Clear and concise, easy-to-follow, offering "just the facts" Fully updated to reflect the latest rules in grammar and usage along with new quizzes Ideal for students from seventh grade through adulthood in the US and abroad For anyone who wants to understand the major rules and subtle guidelines of English grammar and usage, The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation offers comprehensive, straightforward instruction.

The Interpretation of Cultures

Author: Clifford Geertz

Publisher: Basic Books

ISBN: 0465093566

Category: Social Science

Page: 576

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In The Interpretation of Cultures, the most original anthropologist of his generation moved far beyond the traditional confines of his discipline to develop an important new concept of culture. This groundbreaking book, winner of the 1974 Sorokin Award of the American Sociological Association, helped define for an entire generation of anthropologists what their field is ultimately about.

Recipes for Disaster

An Anarchist Cookbook, a Moveable Feast

Author: CrimeInc Worker's Collective

Publisher: CrimethInc. Collective

ISBN: 0970910142

Category: Political Science

Page: 621

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Beautifully designed A-Z of the totality of revolutionary politics. This brand new Crimethinc book is the action guide - the direct action guide. From affinity groups to wheatpasting, coalition building, hijacking events, mental health, pie-throwing, shoplifting, stenciling, supporting survivors of domestic violence, surviving a felony trial, torches, and whole bunch more. Incredible design, and lots of graphics give it that hip situ feel. Loads to read, to think about, and to do. At 650 pages, you could always throw the damn book at a suitable target. What are you waiting for?

The Anarchist Cookbook

Author: William Powell

Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

ISBN: 1387589660

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: N.A

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The Anarchist Cookbook will shock, it will disturb, it will provoke. It places in historical perspective an era when "Turn on, Burn down, Blow up" are revolutionary slogans of the day. Says the author" "This book... is not written for the members of fringe political groups, such as the Weatherman, or The Minutemen. Those radical groups don't need this book. They already know everything that's in here. If the real people of America, the silent majority, are going to survive, they must educate themselves. That is the purpose of this book." In what the author considers a survival guide, there is explicit information on the uses and effects of drugs, ranging from pot to heroin to peanuts. There i detailed advice concerning electronics, sabotage, and surveillance, with data on everything from bugs to scramblers. There is a comprehensive chapter on natural, non-lethal, and lethal weapons, running the gamut from cattle prods to sub-machine guns to bows and arrows.

Get A Job In 30 Days Or Less: A Realistic Action Plan for Finding the Right Job Fast

Author: Matthew J. DeLuca

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780071366748

Category: Self-Help

Page: 315

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The dynamic 30-day plan for finding and landing a great job. The job market is vibrant. Employee turnover is high. People seeking new challenges have no reason to delay. They can grab this savvy career guide and propel themselves quickly into the right job - whether they're starting out, moving up, or simply looking for a more comfortable fit. The bestselling author of Best Answers to the 201 Most Frequently Asked Interview Questions walks readers through a detailed, 30-day strategy for success that covers every step from targeting job goals to writing better resumes and giving better interviews. Daily and weekly checklists, to-do lists, exercises, and real-life examples help keep candidates on the fast track. An entire chapter devoted to cyber-searching shows how, where, and why to look for jobs online.