Author: Joseph Jaffe
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2005-06-24
Genre: Business & Economics
The old media strategies advertisers used for decades no longer work. Here's what does! Traditional advertising, in the form of print, radio, and most notably, television, is far less effective than it used to be. Advertising strategies using only these mediums no longer work. Life After the 30-Second Spot explains how savvy marketers and advertisers are responding with new marketing techniques to get their message out, get noticed, engage their audiences-and increase sales! Covering topics such as viral marketing, gaming, on-demand viewing, long-form content, interactive, and more, the book explains the new avenues marketers and advertisers must use to replace traditional print, TV, and radio advertising-and which strategies are most effective. This book is every marketer's road map to "new marketing."
"By the thirties, you're supposed to have your relationship, your home, your job, go on your vacations. It doesn't always work that way." - Jennifer, 39, Chicago, IL In the spirit of Stud Terkel's Working and Michael Apted's "7 Up" documentary series, Surviving Your Thirties provides a fascinating look at the experience of American thirty-somethings-in their own words. Based on award-winning journalist Robin Madell's experience as founder and facilitator of the Life After 30 Salon in New York and San Francisco, as well as her interviews with hundreds of people in their thirties across the United States, here you'll get inside the minds of thirty-somethings nationwide as they explore the hopes and challenges of middle adulthood. Through uncensored voices, the true stories of daily reality in Surviving Your Thirties zero in on what's most essential to people in their thirties today, helping adults of all ages make sense of their own path through the decade and move more smoothly into later years. Robin is a contributing writer for U.S. News & World Report and a corporate writer and communications consultant for senior executives, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders in diverse industries. She contributes frequently to the national dialogue on generational trends, women's leadership, career advancement, and diversity issues.
Author: Kim Thiboldeaux
Publisher: BenBella Books
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Health & Fitness
Provides information for those recently diagnosed with cancer, and includes important resources to help address physical, emotional, financial, social, and practical needs during the treatment process.
Author: Harry Liebersohn
Publisher: American Philosophical Society
Release Date: 2001
This collection of memoirs by refugees from Nazi Germany is a rich source of autobiographical information on the Nazi era. Housed at Houghton Library of Harvard University, it consists of 263 files containing the memoirs of approximately 230 people who lived in Germany or Austria during the 1930s. The stories of the memoirists encompass an almost bewildering range of human experience. The authors come from Danzig and Berlin, from central Germany and the Southwest, from Munich and from Vienna. They are Jews and Catholics and Protestants, and mixtures of these all-too-neat categories in their origins and marriages. They are peddlers and professors, machinists and lawyers, private housewives and public activists. They are conservatives and liberals and Communists. The strongest common bond was their exile.
Author: Francisco Bujan
Release Date: 2011-10-12
A divorce is a battle! - When your partner decides to leave, you end up in a life crisis zone! - It is a space filled with emotional challenges, questions, doubts, fears, anxiety, challenging choices, confusion and much more! - IT IS TOUGH! - Your life is under attack! - And nothing in your existence prepared you for it - You end up asking for advice and support from friends and family which often confuses you even more! - So! This book is YOUR battle plan to win this challenge! - It is the result of 10 years of successful coaching experience getting women to get their life back - I cover dozens of divorce scenarios and give you the EXACT tactics you need to use to recover from it FAST! - I answer in depth questions like: Why did he decide to divorce you? - Should you stay friends with your ex? - What if you have to work together? - What if you can't stop thinking about him? - The top divorce pitfalls and how to avoid them - Why trying to get back together is so often a huge waste of your time and energy - How to make sure this divorce doesn't trigger a snow ball effect that negatively impacts on your career or health - How to successfully get back in the dating game - ETC. - These are not some shallow ready made tips, ok?! - They are in depth tested BATTLE strategies to WIN! - These are 200 pages of DYNAMITE! - My writing style is direct and simple - I don't lose you in complex existential questions - On the contrary, I tell you EXACTLY what you need to hear in simple terms - I am a professional life coach and have been successfully doing this recovery work with women like you for many years and I am amazed to see how fast the women I coach get back on track with their lives when they are armed with the right strategies! - By the way, this material is totally targeted both for divorce situations - I am 100% sure that this book will radically shift the way you see this life challenge and put you back on the happiness track in no time! - To your power and unlimited potential - Today a new stage in your life starts - Don't delay it! YOUR time has come!
Author: Francisco Bujan
Release Date: 2011-10-12
A break up is a battle! - When your partner breaks up, you end up in a life crisis zone! - It is a space filled with emotional challenges, questions, doubts, fears, anxiety, challenging choices, confusion and much more! - IT IS TOUGH! - Your life is under attack! - And nothing in your existence prepared you for it - You end up asking for advice and support from friends and family which often confuses you even more! - So! This book is YOUR battle plan to win this challenge! - It is the result of 10 years of successful coaching experience getting women to get their life back - I cover dozens of break up scenarios and give you the EXACT tactics you need to recover from it FAST! - I answer in depth questions like: Why did he break up? - Should you stay friends with your ex? - What if you have to work together? - What if you can't stop thinking about him? - The top break up pitfalls and how to avoid them for sure - Why trying to get back together is so often a huge waste of your time and energy - How to make sure this break up or divorce doesn't trigger a snow ball effect that negatively impacts on your career or health - How to successfully get back in the dating game - ETC. - These are not some shallow ready made tips, ok?! - They are in depth tested BATTLE strategies to WIN! - These are 200 pages of DYNAMITE! - My writing style is direct and simple - I don't lose you in complex existential questions - On the contrary, I tell you EXACTLY what you need to hear in simple terms - I am a professional life coach and have been successfully doing this recovery work with women for many years and I am amazed to see how fast they get back on track with their lives when they are armed with the right strategies! - By the way, this material is targeted both for divorce and break up situations - I am 100% sure that this book will radically shift the way you see this life challenge and put you back on the happiness track in no time! - To your power and unlimited potential - Today a new stage in your life starts - Don't delay it! YOUR time has come!
Author: P.J. Walter
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Release Date: 2012-12-06
primary goal of all forms of therapy is not just prolonging life, but improving the quality of life, has forced analysis of what constitutes quality of life, a concept whose structure pervades all walks of life and eludes definition. Global well being, happiness, morale, vitality, fullness of social life, and satisfaction must be integrated and assessed for the effects of the disease and the therapy, in the context of specific personality traits, attitudes to life, family situation, and socio-economic and political freedom. A growing inter est in research on this subject has led to a clearer understanding of the components which come to determine quality of a patient's life, and how they can be measured in a reproducible manner so that valid comparisons can be made. Keeping these recommendations of analysing quality of life within the context of patients who have undergone open heart surgery, it seemed appro priate to me to separate the influence of various forms of open heart surgery into five aspects of life which can comprehensively reflect the quality of life outcome of the operation. These five 'components' are (1) Physiological state, which summarises the traditionally reported incidence of operative mortality and morbidity, objectively and subjectively measured physical ca pacity, and the residual symptoms, treatment and long-term survival. (2) Intellectual functioning relates to the psychoneurolgocial deficit in memory, reasoning or judgement because of cerebral microembolism and hypo perfusion during cardiopulmonary bypass.
Author: Bob Deits
Publisher: Hachette UK
Release Date: 2017-05-02
The grief and recovery classic fully revised and updated Loss is overwhelming. After a loved one's death, a divorce, an injury or disease, or another major life change, recovery often seems daunting, if not impossible. Life after Loss is the go-to resource for anyone who has suffered a major loss. With great compassion and insight, Bob Deits provides essential wisdom and practical exercises for navigating the uncertain terrain of grief and recovery. Now in its sixth edition, this guide is fully updated with new advice on catastrophic losses, guidance on using technology to foster connections and maintain support networks, and reflections from Deits' ongoing counseling and his firsthand experiences. After a destabilizing change, Life after Loss helps you to find positive ways to put together a life that is necessarily different--but equally meaningful.
Three years have passed and Dezi ‘Devastator’ Gianni is enjoying his life with Kayla tucked far away from the turmoil they left behind in their tropical oasis. His business is booming with new conquests and partnerships being forged; Aidan grows daily into the heir and legacy that Dezi has always envisioned him to be. He is fully happy, content, and at peace. There is unfortunately trouble brewing on the beautifully picturesque horizon before them, from the unlikeliest of places and people, the
Most of the information in this book came from Angels and Spiritual Masters, who are living in the greater World of Spirit. Therefore, I would like to thank all the Angels and Masters who came down to do their work for God in Love and with Love, and all their helpers, who helped me to fulfill an oath I made. During an out of the body experience, while standing at Mountain Zion in the Presence of God, I promised Him that I would tell all the people the truth about Him and His Spiritual Messengers, the Angels and other life in the Spirit World. All the Angels and Masters spoken to have nothing but Love for God, their fellows spirits, all of Mankind and the Animal Kingdom. Life as we know it, continuo after death in a slightly different format, and regardless of what we say or believe every one of us knows deep in our inner being that we came from the world of spirit, and we knows deep inside ourselves that that world is real, and that we must one day return to it. Regardless of what we say or believe, we know within ourselves about the Presence of God! I have used most of these short stories as talks during church services, because Angels advised me what to write down, and to use what they have shown me in the world of spirit, as the talk. Therefore, most of the information in this book is from spiritual beings, they are the real authors of this book. I am just an instrument used by them as a voice box in the wilderness of Babel, to explain some of the wonderful stories we read of in the bible. In this way am I also complying with the vow I made to God.
Author: M. Shaffer
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Release Date: 2012-12-06
STRESS STYLES It is late afternoon on the last Friday of the month. At the bank, the lines of customers waiting to deposit their paychecks or to withdraw money for the weekend have stretched practically to the front doors. At one window, a customer finishes and the next person, a merchant, steps up. He opens a cloth bag and produces a stack of checks, cash, and deposit slips almost two inches thick. The teller's eyes widen. This will be at least ten minutes' work, maybe fifteen. What about those other customers waiting in line? How will they react? Interestingly enough, the reactions of the customers waiting in line behind the merchant vary considerably. Gary Johnson, for instance, is furious. He grinds his cigarette under his heel and mutters about inconsiderate jerks who wait until the last minute to deposit their week's receipts. Gary shifts back and forth from foot to foot, the swaying of his body telegraphing his frustration. He probes his pockets to see whether any of his antacid mints are left. Finding none, he curses under his breath and lights another cigarette.
Their life began in style with wealth being part of their heritage going back to their grandparent’s days. Tragedy strikes the twins at the age of seven and their lives get turned upside down and not for the better. Graham and Sassy at seven years old barely live to survive with Graham being the protective one of his sister. Sassy’s quote to her case manager was ‘we are seen as cheap labour or something to be played with.’ A sad indictment on the ability of children to be properly housed and cared for having undergone the upheaval of losing their parents or suffering loss in their lives. While fate played a huge downturn in their lives, fate then provides a huge upturn when by sheer accident Graham bumps into a pregnant lady in a supermarket. He jumps away to avoid pushing her over and by accident bumps into Amy who ends up falling on her butt. Amy leads them to her house where they are genuinely welcomed for the first time to a home in fourteen years. Their belief in people rises immeasurably as they are socialised, schooled, travelled, educated in life and meet people beyond their wildest dreams. Vanessa of the TV programme ‘Eye Spy’ hears of their endeavours and achievements so she decides to do a short do programme as a positive programme for teens their age who need mentors to spur them on. The short programme turns into a feature and therein their life begins as she gets into their lives. Their story is a great read. It could be rags to riches, but the riches are not yet there.
Schizophrenia affects more than 3 million American adults. Despite being classified as a severe mental illness, a brain disease that can be treated, it remains misunderstood. Schizophrenia still carries a stigma that too often devastates and silences families. For 30 years, Margaret Hawkins’ sister Barb lived cloistered in her family home in suburban Chicago, a prisoner of undiagnosed schizophrenia. Hearing voices and paralyzed with fear, she was never evaluated, never treated, and refused to leave the house. After Schizophrenia is the story of Barb’s descent into severe mental illness and the healing that has come only in recent years: after her parents’ death when Margaret became her guardian. With uncanny grace and humor, Margaret chronicles her family’s struggle with Barb’s mental illness, the love that carried them through, and the virtual army of healthcare angels willing to come to Barb’s aid. This is an extraordinary story of severe mental illness and the healing that is possible with prompt diagnosis, good drugs, good care, and a fierce belief in the power to get well.
Author: Reverend Dr. Charles B. Broadway Ph.D
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
Release Date: 2013-01-18
Do we have reasonable and rational hope of life after the event I call death? Knowledge is powerful. This book is powerful because it presents knowledge, information, insights, discoveries, experiences, and rational, compelling evidence of life and consciousness after the event I call death. Life Beyond Death, if read, digested, and experienced with an open mind, will greatly help you to understand and, most likely, not be afraid of death anymore as you attain a position and level of consciousness with insights and truths that humans have searched for down through the ages and the search by numerous civilizations for this information and insights. The book addresses, responds, and answers the following questions, among many others. 1) What is a near-death experience? 2) What happens at our death? 3) What are God (Yahweh, Elohim) and Jesus Christ like? 4) How big is God according to Jesus Christ of the Holy Bible? 5) Are animals/pets in heaven? 6) Are our physically deceased loved ones in heaven? 7) What is the relationship between life, soul, spirit, breath, essence, and consciousness, and what do they tell us about death? 8) What are the rational proof and compelling anecdotal evidence to support life beyond death? There is life after death. I know by experience and a lot of research. This book will bring you closer to Godour Father, Creator, and Supreme Level of Consciousness. If you have questions or concerns about death and the afterlife, this book is a must-read. Faith and reason (thinking) go together as they are connected. This book will reduce your fear of death and make you a happier and more fulfilled person.