Author: Sven Hemlin, Carl Martin Allwood, Ben R. Martin
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
Although there is an ever increasing demand for new technology and innovations in the economy and society in general, we currently know little about the conditions for stimulating creativity in relation to research and innovative activity. This book fills a significant gap in the literature by examining the environmental factors that encourage creative working processes for research and innovation.
Author: Ann Richmond Fisher
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
Celebrate special days and themes with the creative ideas in this 320-page book--bulletin boards, reproducible student activities, resource lists, parents’ letters and much, much more! Features a CD-ROM (print books) or .zip file (eBooks) chock-full of color and black & white clip art images. A valuable resource to keep close at all times!
Author: Charles Margerison
Publisher: Amazing People Club
In this unique collection of audio stories about some of the world's most amazing artists, meet Michelangelo in 1485, when he was born in a small village in Tuscany. You'll travel with him to Rome at the age of 21 and understand how he came to complete some of the world's most influential pieces of art, including the Statue of David and the awe-inspiring ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, which took him four years to complete. Meet also another Italian - the fascinating Rosalba Carriera, who from lowly beginnings went on to become an influential Rococo painter. Samuel Morse is of course known for developing Morse code however, few people realize that he was actually an artist. He painted influential figures including President John Adams and was the artist of pieces including Dying Hercules. Finally you'll get a unique insight to the amazing life of Leonardo da Vinci, who many believe to be the most diversely talented man to have lived. Understand his major works, including The Last Supper and Virgin of the Rocks within the context of his real life. Each story comes to life through BioViews®. These are short biographical narratives, similar to interviews. They provide an easy way of learning about amazing people who made major contributions and changed our world.
Author: Kim Olver
Publisher: Kim Olver
Are you someone who often has to manage the angry behavior of others—either at work or at home? Do you have your own anger management issues? Do those close to you have difficulty because of how you sometimes respond to them? Then this ebook can help! You will learn about the origin and purpose of anger. You will learn techniques to reduce your own anger and get closer to the important people in your life. You will learn questions to ask yourself to determine your readiness to intervene with an angry person and you will learn incredibly effective de-escalation techniques for taking the wind out an angry person’s sails. Each chapter will have exercises for you to do to increase your understanding of the material.
Author: Judy Cullins
Publisher: Your Own World, Inc.
BUSINESS OWNERS AND EXPERTS: Do you have unique, in-demand information and expertise? If so, brand your business with a focused, compelling, and well organized book. Quickly write and publish a top seller that will drive qualified buyers to your business in droves! Too busy to write your own book? Use Judy's chapter blueprint to manage a ghostwriter for blockbuster results. FIRST TIME AUTHORS: Want to manifest your book dream, help others, and make a great living? If so, bypass amateur mistakes. Write and self-publish your saleable book right the first time out. You'll save thousands of time and money mistakes chasing traditional ways that don't support the unknown author. "This is not a book on how to write. It is a book on how to get it written.""-Dan Poynter, The Self-Publishing Manual" "Save yourself from headaches, disappointments, and money down the drain. Judy puts you on the fastest track to publishing success.""-Marcia Reynolds, M.A., M.Ed., How to Outsmart Your Brain " "If you've ever thought of writing a book or even written one but want to improve the process, get this book.""-Mary Westheimer, CEO, BookZone.com " "Worth its pages in gold "-" Very highly recommended.""-Cindy Penn, Senior Amazon top 50 reviewer" ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Judy Cullins is an author's advocate with over 20 years of bookcoaching experience. That is why her clients enjoy substantial savings while quickly producing successful books. In additon to her many books she supports author success with free ezines, telelcasses, small group and one-on-one phone coaching via www.bookcoaching.com. DOI: http: //dx.doi.org/10.1572/jcl.writeyourebook
Author: Stephen May
Publisher: Teach Yourself
There is a saying that 'everyone has a book in them'. But not many people are able to get it out. This practical and inspiring guide, written by a successful author whose novels are published by Bloomsbury, will help guide you through every step of the process, including: * First thoughts - Why do you want to write, and how can you do it? * Genres - Understanding the conventions of writing * Generating ideas - Find a concept that makes your book stand out * Structure - Create a compelling story arc * Character - What you need to bring your characters to life * Dialogue - How to write snappy and suitable direct speech * Setting - Understand the role of place and time * Drafting - How to get your work on the page, chapter after chapter * Redrafting - How to assess your writing (or get it assessed) and improve it * Submission - Agents, publishers, and how to approach them * Publication - Working with your publisher to make your book a success
Author: Susan Lampros
Publisher: Lorenz Educational Press
The Age of Exploration contains 12 full-color transparencies (print books) or PowerPoint slides (eBooks), 12 reproducible pages, and a richly detailed teacher's guide. Among the topics covered in this volume are Marco Polo, the Portuguese explorers, Christopher Columbus, the Cabots and Verrazano, Magellan, Spanish explorers, Sir Francis Drake, explorers of the north, French exploration, and Captain Cook.
Author: Barbara deRubertis
Publisher: Triangle Interactive, Inc.
Jeremy Jackrabbit is excited to enter the jump rope contest. Will he get the jitters—or will his joyful jumping win him a trip to the Jump Rope Hall of Fame?
Author: Ron ZEMKE, Bobette Hayes WILLIAMSON
Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
Create a service advantage with the help of customer service guru Ron Zemke. In practical, easy-to-follow steps, learn trusted techniques and positive approaches that will inspire you to believe in the value of customer care and give you the skills and style to deliver it. This book takes these winning concepts to a new level with interactive features that enable you to turn the Knock Your Socks Off Service advantage to a competitive advantage in your own workplace. You will learn how to: • See things from the customer’s point of view • Meet customer expectations and satisfy their needs • Create a memorable experience for the customer • Become easy to do business with • Determine the right time to bend or break the rules • Become a fantastic fixer and powerful problem-solver • Cope effectively with "customers from hell" • Avoid the ten deadly sins of customer service • Formulate smart answers to tough customer questions. This is an ebook version of the AMA Self-Study course. If you want to take the course for credit you need to either purchase a hard copy of the course through amaselfstudy.org or purchase an online version of the course through www.flexstudy.com.
Author: Louis J. Bevilacqua, Arthur E. Jongsma, Jr.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Contains 79 ready-to-copy homework assignments that can be used to facilitate group therapy Homework assignments and exercises are keyed to the behaviorally based presenting problems from The Group Therapy Treatment Planner Assignments are available online for quick customization Help clients in group therapy develop the skills they need to work through problems Group Therapy Homework Planner provides you with an array of ready-to-use, between-session assignments designed to help clients in group therapy. This easy-to-use sourcebook features: 79 ready-to-copy exercises covering the most common issues encountered in group therapy A quick-reference format—the interactive assignments are grouped by behavioral problem, such as anxiety, bulimia, chemical dependence, and depression Expert guidance on how and when to make the most efficient use of the exercises Assignments that are cross-referenced to The Group Therapy Treatment Planner—so you can quickly identify the right exercise for a given situation or behavioral problem All exercises are available online for you to download and customize to suit you and your clients' unique styles and needs
This NIV New Testament with Psalms and Proverbs features text from the New International Version, including all translators' footnotes and subheads.