|Vintage Tea Party||Carolyn Caldicott||Everyone loves a tea party. Mix-and-match crockery, bone-handled knives, lace and linen, sweet peas and roses, home baking and a slug of gin in the tea cup - they're all back in vogue. Indoors by the fire in winter or outside in sumemr sunshine, hosts and guests can relax together with none of the formality of a dinner party.In Vintage Tea Party, Carolyn Caldicott shows readers how to recreate a world of nostalgic comfort, old-fashioned elegance and delicious treats. Try her recipes for cucumber sandwiches, Victoria sponge, rose petal jelly, strawberry and champagne jam, Earl Grey tea with gin and lemon, and much, much more.|
|Liquid Leather Leather Touch Up Recolor Kit||Liquid Leather Leather Touch Up Recolor Kit
Do you have some leather or vinyl where the color is worn off? Do you want to make a near-perfect repair job, like the pros? Works on all leather- home, office, RV, boat, jackets etc!
Is there a discolored spot on your leather car seat or couch? Then use the leather touch up kit to bring your leather to like-new condition!
Just mix your color, test it on the scrap material in the kit, then apply and let dry. It's that simple. 7 colors mix to all popular colors. Applicator brush included, plus leather filler for deep gouges.
Bring your leather to like-new condition!
Leather auto upholstery
7 x Intermixable colors
Grain paper packet
Color match guide
|Start Your Own Herb and Herbal Products Business (Start Your Own Herb & Herbal Products Business)||Entrepreneur Press||Make a good living naturally, growing and selling herbs and herbal products There's a huge demand for herbs and herbal products today. Cooks use herbs to enhance the flavors of their meals. Bath and beauty products use herbs for both their scents and therapeutic qualities. And herbal teas, candles, and potpourri are more popular than ever. As a result, the herb business is booming. There are lots of ways to cash in on this lucrative opportunity. You can: Sell fresh cut herbs to restaurants and markets Sell potted plants to garden centers and home gardeners Operate a display garden, retail shop and tea room on your own farm Make herbal products from wreaths to herb vinegars and sell them at farmers markets and arts and crafts fairs Best of all, your business can be as small or large as you want. You can start in a rooftop garden, a section of your backyard, an empty lot, or go all the way with your own farm and greenhouse. This essential guide not only shows you how to grow herbs, but also how o develop a wide range of herbal products you can sell to expand your business and improve profits. You'll learn everything you need to know, including expert advice on how to: Grow, harvest and package the most popular herbs and edible flowers Construct, operate and maintain your own herb garden or greenhouse Create your own herbal products, including dips, jellies, teas, dream pillows, soaps, shampoos, fragrances, wreaths, note cards, and more! Expand your business through wholesaling, mail order catalog sales, and newsletters You also get useful sample forms, a glossary, additional resources, plus step-by-step instructions, checklists, and worksheets to guide you through each step of the start-up process and help you get started making your dream of owning your own business come true.|
|Coming Back Stronger: Unleashing the Hidden Power of Adversity||Drew Brees||When a potentially career-ending shoulder injury left quarterback Drew Brees without a team—and facing the daunting task of having to learn to throw a football all over again—coaches around the NFL wondered, Will he ever come back? After Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, leaving more than 80 percent of the city underwater, many wondered, Will the city ever come back? And with their stadium transformed into a makeshift refugee camp, forcing the Saints to play their entire 2005 season on the road, people questioned, Will the Saints ever come back? It takes a special person to turn adversity into success and despair into hope—yet that is exactly what Super Bowl MVP Drew Brees has done—and with the weight of an entire city on his shoulders. Coming Back Stronger is the ultimate comeback story, not only of one of the NFL’s top quarterbacks, but also of a city and a team that many had all but given up on. Brees’s inspiring message of hope and encouragement proves that with enough faith, determination, and heart, you can overcome any obstacle life throws your way and not only come back, but come back stronger.|
|The One Minute Manager Meets the Monkey||Kenneth H. Blanchard, William Oncken and Hal Burrows||When a person goes to the boss with a problem and the boss agrees to do something about it, the monkey is off his back and onto the boss's. How can managers avoid these leaping monkeys? Here is priceless advice from three famous experts: how managers can meet their own priorities, give back other people's monkeys, and let them solve their own problems.|
|Working After Retirement For Dummies||Lita Epstein||The friendly guide for retirees who want to get back into the workforceMore than 76 million baby boomers will begin retiring in 2011. Eighty percent of boomers expect to continue working past the age of 65 due to financial and healthcare concerns (seniorcitizensguide.com, 1-06). Working After Retirement For Dummies shows retirees and workers approaching retirement age how to stay in the workforce and thrive after 65 or get back into the workforce after retirement. The book covers new job searching and resume writing; how to overcome employer myths about retirement age workers; and the flexibility of various career options from telecommuting to job sharing. In addition, it also covers nontraditional job search methods that work particularly well for seniors. Even retirement age workers who just want to volunteer their time will find helpful, straightforward advice on getting back to work at any age.|
|Einstein in the Boardroom: Moving Beyond Intellectual Capital to I-Stuff||Suzanne S. Harrison and Patrick H. Sullivan||Capitalize on Your Company's Intangible Assets...Leading Companies Show You How"Einstein in the Boardroom makes a great sequel to Edison in the Boardroom. Those readers who found the examples and war stories of Edison to be useful in their own IP-management activities will find the same qualities in Einstein. This resource will help anyone in the intangibles management community who seeks to go beyond intellectual property and understand and capitalize on the full range of a firm's intellectual capital."--Julie Davis, coauthor, Edison in the Boardroom"Harrison and Sullivan continue to elevate understanding of the value of intellectual assets and, more importantly, provide a 'clinic' on the practical steps necessary to turn theory into bottom-line results."--Jeff Weedman, Vice President, External Business Development The Procter & Gamble Company"Einstein in the Boardroom is a valuable guide for business managers considering how to leverage intangible assets for profit."--Joe Beyers, Vice President, Intellectual Property Licensing, Hewlett-Packard Company"Going deeper into value creation for companies, Einstein in the Boardroom describes new ways to extract value from 'I-stuff' on knowledge, a tremendous asset that is too rarely exploited and could be leveraged by all readers of this great book."--Beatrix de Russe, Executive Vice President, Licensing and Intellectual Property, Thomson"Einstein in the Boardroom is a must-read for CEOs, CFOs, and board chairs facing the financial governance issues of share price, wealth creation, and value realization. When today's financial management systems may only deal with 20 percent of the value of the firm, Harrison and Sullivan offer a look at what a company can do to successfully create and extract value from the 'other' 80 percent, and they show you how other companies have done it!"--Bill Swirsky, Vice President, Knowledge Development The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants"Identifying, managing, and leveraging knowledge and intangible assets has enabled Cargill to differentiate itself from its competitors and increase its profitability. Harrison and Sullivan provide a clear perspective on how intangible assets fit within the corporate landscape and how to manage them to increase value for the organization."--Harry J. Gwinnell, Vice President and Chief IP Counsel, Cargill|
|Back to the Lake: A Reader for Writers (New Rhetoric Reader)||A fresh take on the modes, showing that they are used in texts of all kinds, not just in essays written for first-year composition—and that they are central to all the writing, speaking, and thinking that we do.Taking its title from “Once More to the Lake,” the classic essay by E. B. White found in all rhetorically arranged readers, Back to the Lake offers much that is new, from 40 readings never before anthologized in a composition reader to templates to help students get started.|
|The Art of Mingling: Proven Techniques for Mastering Any Room||Jeanne Martinet||Does the idea of going to a large party make your palms sweat and your mouth go dry? You are not alone. Many people suffer from minglephobia, a secret terror of large parties. Jeanne Martinet's tried-and-true cure is her unique system of techniques and strategies for overcoming social fears. Now you can relax and thrive at any business or social event! Updated with dozens of brand-new field-tested tricks, tips, lines, and maneuvers, The Art of Mingling will teach you: * Basic Survival Fantasies for the Truly Terrified* The Flattery Entree* The Fade In (and the Fade Out)* The Human Sacrifice* The Cell-Out* The Hors D'Oeuvre Maneuver* The Dot-Dot-Dot Plot * The Quotation Device* The Quick Change* The Faux Pas Moi* And much, much more!|
|Paralegal Career For Dummies||Scott Hatch and Lisa Hatch||Apply important legal concepts and skills you need to succeedGet educated, land a job, and start making money now!Want a new career as a paralegal but don't know where to start? Relax! Paralegal Career For Dummies is the practical, hands-on guide to all the basics -- from getting certified to landing a job and getting ahead. Inside, you'll find all the tools you need to succeed, including a CD packed with sample memos, forms, letters, and more!Discover how to* Secure your ideal paralegal position* Pick the right area of the law for you* Prepare documents for litigation* Conduct legal research* Manage a typical law officeSample resumes, letters, forms, legal documents, and links to online legal resources.Please see the CD-ROM appendix for details and complete system requirements.|