Author: Martin Baxendale
Publisher: Silent but Deadly Publications
Release Date: 2006-03
Cartoonist Martin Baxendale's on-going series of spoof manuals have sold millions of copies worldwide. The latest range of survival guides now include 'Life After 50' and combine Martin's famous blend of slightly naughty cartoons and off-beat comments.
Author: A. M. Harris
Publisher: Amhar Publications
Release Date: 2014-10-13
The Broke Man’s Survival Guide offers 50 strategies in a frank, unvarnished, tell-it-like-it-is approach that teaches you how to keep the walls from crumbling down on you by giving you the strategies and actions you need to take when you feel you are out of options. This book is designed to help you become your own greatest fan by providing you with 50 hard-hitting strategies you can use to weather the storms of life raging around you. And help you discover ways to achieve victory for yourself. It doesn’t matter if you have been down on your luck for a while, you can get back up! Even if it seems there is no help in sight, with this book as your guide, you can make it and grow as a result of it.
Author: David J. Miklowitz
Publisher: Guilford Press
Release Date: 2011-02-28
Getting an accurate diagnosis is the first step toward reclaiming your life from bipolar disorder. But if you or someone you love is struggling with the frantic highs and crushing lows of this illness, there are still many hurdles to surmount at home, at work, and in daily life. You need current information and practical problem-solving advice you can count on. You've come to the right place. * How can you distinguish between early warning signs of bipolar mood swings and normal ups and downs?* What medications are available, and what are their side effects?* What should you do when you find yourself escalating into mania or descending into depression?* How can you tell your coworkers about your illness without endangering your career?* If you have a family member with bipolar disorder, how can you provide constructive help and support? Trusted authority Dr. David J. Miklowitz offers straight talk, true stories, and proven strategies that can help you achieve greater balance and free yourself from out-of-control moods. The updated second edition of this bestselling guide has the latest facts on medications and therapy, an expanded discussion of parenting issues for bipolar adults, and a new chapter, "For Women Only."
Author: Janice Green
Release Date: 2016-02-29
Genre: Family & Relationships
Today, 1 in 4 people going through a divorce are over 50. Over-50 divorces can be more financially burdensome because they usually involve alimony, retirement, health insurance, and Social Security benefits – this book covers all these issues and more.
Do you know how to fight off an alligator? Throw a four-seam fastball? Mix the perfect martini? How about Ben Franklin’s 13 Rules of Improvement? Learn all this and more in the new expanded paperback edition of Frank Miniter’s New York Times bestseller The Ultimate Man’s Survival Guide. Broken into seven sections—survivor, provider, athlete, hero,romantic, cultured man, and philosopher—Miniter teaches guys the skills,attitudes, and philosophies they need to be the ultimate man.
Author: Lee Hobin
Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing
Release Date: 2009-09
Danny Harper could never see himself as a one-woman kind of guy. As a teenager, he often had a girl on each arm, a beer in each hand and a betting slip in his back pocket. He graduated to become a gambling, drinking womanizer who could care less about settling down with anyone - anyone, that is, until he meets Sara Gillespie. Finally discovering the woman who makes his life worth more than poker chips and tequila shots, Danny throws aside his wicked vices of weekly nights with the boys (and the occasional party girl!) for a lifetime of for better or worse with the remarkable Sara. Follow the lives of Danny and Sara as they learn the ropes of what it's like to be married...with children. See how they manage to deal with the stresses, aches and pains of their first pregnancy while struggling to maintain control of their work, their relationship and, above all, their sanity. A lighthearted look at the most confusing time in a man's life, The Male Survival Guide to Pregnancy will entertain, if not enlighten! Lee Hobin is a financial advisor from Bolton, England, who always had the desire to become a writer. The Male Survival Guide to Pregnancy is his first published book. He has survived two pregnancies with his wife, Ruth, resulting in two wonderful daughters, Alexandra and Francesca.
An editor-in-chief of Men's Health magazine counsels women on every stage of a relationship with a man, sharing intimate coverage of male psychology, from the reasons behind infidelity and the secret truths about a man's sexuality to the male code of silence that challenges open communication.
Author: Mary Pope Osborne
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Release Date: 2014-09-23
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Lions and tigers and bears—oh, man! Jack and Annie have survived all kinds of dangers on their adventures in the magic tree house. Find out how you can survive lots of scary situations, including sharks, earthquakes, fires, shipwrecks, and many more! With full-color photographs and illustrations, facts about real-life survival stories, and tips from Jack and Annie, this is a must-have for all survivors of the bestselling Magic Tree House series. Have more fun with Jack and Annie on the Magic Tree House® website at MagicTreeHouse.com.
Author: Matthew J. Hatami
Publisher: Oilfield Books
Release Date: 2017-01-02
Genre: Technology & Engineering
Save Money, Time, and Lives with the Real-World Oil & Gas Experience of Others. Learning the Hard Way in the Oilfield can Cost You Millions, sometimes Billions of Dollars in addition to Injury and Loss of Life. Cut Through the Noise to Focus on the Most Critical Aspects of Working in the Oil and Gas Business. Based on over 1,000 Oil and Gas Situations involving Drilling, Cementing, Fracking, Wireline, Coil Tubing, Snubbing, Running Tools, Welding, Production, Workover, Logging, Trucking, Geology, Land, Engineering, Resource Development, Executive Management and much, much more. Expand Your Value Creation Opportunities by Learning from the Real-World Experience of Others. Whether you work in the office or in the field, work as a Company Man, Engineer, Driller, Tool Pusher, Roughneck, Geologist, Landman, Truck Driver, Frac Hand, Treater, Cementer, Lawyer, Flowback Hand, Welder, Geophysicist, Snubber, Pumper, Equipment Operator, Derrick Man, Mechanic, Petrophysicist, Roustabout, Manager, Director, VP, or Executive, consider adding Oilfield Survival Guide to your toolbox of knowledge. In other words, if you work hard for your money in the oil business, this book is for you. The oil & gas industry is one of the most capital-intensive businesses today. As a result, mistakes/situations can be expensive, in addition to injury and loss of life. To prevent undesirable situations, Oilfield Survival Guide was created, based on over 1,000 oil & gas situations. The ultimate guide for all oil and gas situations: ● Tactics ● Procedures ● Fatalities ● Short Stories ● Train Wrecks ● Disaster Avoidance ● Court Cases ● Life Savings Skills ● Checklists ●Troubleshooting ● Problem Job Prevention ● Oilfield Survival Guide is the ultimate oil industry resource to help manage oilfield risk and avoid mistakes by increasing your oil and gas knowledge and intelligence, utilizing a variety of methods, including: Tactics: Short and to the point guidelines to reduce risk and instill work principles to be successful in the oil industry, from the field to the office. Short Stories: Experience from the mistakes of others. Fatalities: Detailed analysis of oil and gas tragedies. Court Cases: Jury trials, expert witness testimony, and legal opinions on a variety of oil and gas cases. Procedures: Step-by-step process to create oilfield procedures and checklists, along with multiple examples. Operations Analysis: Oil and gas operations post-mortem, highlighting key learnings, practical knowledge, useful tips, and best practices. Over 1,000 oil and gas situations analyzed to create Oilfield Survival Guide.
The Mainliner's Survival Guide to the Post-Denominational World considers how the declining church should live into the hope of its legacy by living out the Gospel's radical nature with reckless abandon. In a world where the fastest growing religious self-designation among emerging generations is "none," the hope of the church may lie in worrying less about the survival of the church and aiming more toward living like Jesus.