Short novels are movie-length narratives that may well be the perfect length for science fiction stories. This audio collection presents the best-of-the-best short science fiction novels published in 2014 by current and emerging masters of this vibrant form of storytelling.
"Narrator sounds like Tony Danza"
In his book The How of Wow!, award-winning author John J. Murphy challenges you to differentiate your service.
When was the last time you were "wowed" by the service you received? Maybe you were "wowed" while buying groceries, resolving a problem with your bank, checking into a hotel, or flying across the country. Or maybe you were not. It seems that the secrets behind world-class service are often just that - secrets! But in The How of Wow!, award-winning author John J. Murphy shares 10 secrets behind world-class service.
"Great points. Really enjoyed."
For Kate Green, nothing was as important as the happiness and well-being of her two little boys, Reef and Finn, and her loving husband, St. John, known as "Singe". They had a wonderfully happy family life in Somerset, England. But then tragedy struck - Kate was diagnosed with breast cancer that couldn't be cured. During her last few days, Kate created what she called Mum's List. With Singe's help she wrote down her thoughts, dreams, and wishes, trying to help the man she loved create the best life for their sons after she was gone.
Pulling Together is a fantastic guide for leaders from all walks of life. In it you will learn about the 10 Rules for High Performance Teamwork. They’re simple, yet so important! It’s not only about leading a team, but also being a part of one. The 10 rules are presented in a way that every person in your organization can understand. Use this audiobook to clarify expectations and foster accountability, build more focus, unity, trust and credibility with your team, align people and systems, mobilize commitment and generate enthusiasm.
On sabbatical from the Franciscan order, Father Paolo Baldi is working as a philosophy lecturer in Dublin when his life takes an unexpected turn and he finds himself helping the police to solve crimes. In Father Baldi’s fourth series, Paolo investigates a string of curious murders. Along with Tina, Paolo looks into the case of a crossword-related murder, the killing of a politically-incorrect figurehead and finds that the death of a homeless man is not as simple as it appears.
"Excellent BBC drama"
What is it about the top percentile of high earners in business, and how can you “join the club”? Join job and career experts as they share their experience and wisdom on how to find the perfect job and get promoted faster. Explore how to approach the job market to quickly find those hard-to-find jobs, then approach these opportunities in such a way that your job application stands out from the competition.
"Eh, mostly hype with a few small gems"
We are all creatures of habit and if you make good habits, good habits will make you. This wisdom has been around since ancient times. Aristotle once said, "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit." Whether they are a positive force in our lives or obstacles to the goals we want to achieve, habits become ingrained through repeated actions. Habits Die Hard, by John Murphy, unpacks 10 keys to help you replace your destructive habits with constructive habits.
An inspiring audiobook from best selling Pulling Together author, John J. Murphy! Effective, passionate leadership requires many things. In this audiobook, we cover ten essentials. Every manager, CEO, school administrator and principal should listen to this audio. Leaders are like magnets. Their magnetic field is invisible but is responsible for the most notable property of a magnet: a force that pulls and attracts or repels.
Cultivating high-performance teamwork is like growing a garden. We get out of it what we put into it. The i in Team challenges common misperceptions about teamwork and exposes the critical ingredients missing from many of today's teams, businesses, and organizations. In it, authors Michael McMillan and John Murphy show you how to experience a paradigm shift, transcending independent thinking and unleashing interdependent power.
One out of four people earning over $100,000 a year lacks a four-year college degree? All our lives we're threatened, "If you don't get a college degree you'll never amount to anything!" This program shatters that myth. People can and do succeed despite the lack of a degree. You can too!
Pop quiz for teens! Never had a job? How do you get experience when you can't get a job? No worries! You've been demonstrating personal qualities all your life that employers want. We'll show you how to use these qualities to build a competitive resume. Imagine, you with a resume! You'll blow your competition away and get the job you want!
Attention all veterans! The military loved you, but how do you translate your experience into employable skills for the job market? You have personal qualities that are in demand by employers. Learn how to examine and phrase your experiences in the military into qualities and skills employers really want.
If you are tired of endlessly reviewing the Help Wanted listings, then this is the perfect resource for seeking employment. Author John Murphy shares his expertise in finding jobs that are not listed on job sites, so you can find work quickly. In this 3-part series you will also learn how to create the perfect resume, how to sell yourself in a job interview and the unspoken personality qualities that every employer is looking for in new hires.
"Somewhat tired material"
Congratulations on recently earning your degree! Now, how do you make your generalized degree marketable? This program helps you focus on personal qualities and truths about you that you already possess, and translate them into the things employers say they want most. We'll show you how to use you investment in your degree into a powerful resume.
Do you lack a four-year college degree? Having a hard time putting together a resume? How can you translate what you have done into marketable skills? In this program, you'll learn how to craft a competitive resume based on your personal qualities and truths about you. Find out how employers think and what they really want! Use this inside information to craft a competitive resume and get the job you want.
Do you lack a four year college degree? Is it hurting your job search? Do you have little or no experience, or find yourself in a large pool of competitors due to corporate layoffs? You'll gain competitive advantage to stand out from other applicants and get a great job sooner, rather than later.
Hey, moms! Running into special challenges when trying to put together a resume? Having trouble translating your mom experience into employable skills for the job market? In this program, you'll learn how to craft a competitive resume based on your personal qualities and truths about you. Weï¿¿ï¿¿ll show you how your experiences as a mom are a PLUS for employers!
How do we find God in a senseless world where we are overloaded with information and technology, distraught by the futility of politics and are constantly being controlled by the machines of progress? In a world obsessed with power and control, many are finding the inner peace we all seek by taking a step back instead of "forward" to identify with nature and common sense, back to the Garden of Eden in a sense. God has a far deeper and more personal meaning beyond the increasing complications of world religions and the rapid "progress" that mankind claims to be experiencing.
Eto samaya zhiznennaya i v to zhe vremya smeshnaya audiokniga, kotoruyu vyi kogda-libo slushali! Znamenityiy zakon MYorfi, bolshe izvestnyiy kak zakon podlosti, byil sformulirovan v 1949 godu. I s teh por, pozhaluy, kazhdyiy iz nas ne raz ubezhdalsya v zhiznennosti i pravdivosti etogo pravila: "Esli kakaya-nibud nepriyatnost mozhet proizoyti, ona sluchitsya". No malo kto znaet, chto na samom dele spisok zakonov MYorfi etim pravilom ne ischerpyivaetsya!
Tonight on the program, continued coverage of Sunday's mass shooting at an Orlando night club with Tim Murphy, former deputy director of the FBI. Next, a political update with John Heilemann, managing editor at Bloomberg Politics and the co-host of With All Due Respect. We conclude with Anja Manuel, a Stanford University lecturer whose new book, This Brave New World, addresses the rise of China and India.