In April 1956, a refitted oil tanker carried 58 shipping containers from Newark to Houston. From that modest beginning, container shipping developed into a huge industry that made the boom in global trade possible. The Box tells the dramatic story of the container's creation, the decade of struggle before it was widely adopted, and the sweeping economic consequences of the sharp fall in transportation costs that containerization brought about.
Grow Up: A Man's Guide to Masculine Emotional Intelligence appeals to men who want more out of life and their partners who often are the ones to encourage them to change. The book comes out of years of working with men and developing free men's groups. The recently released film About Men documents the power of one of these groups.
"Great Read if you are trying to understand you!"
Real estate marketing has gotten really complicated. The same real estate marketing strategies that worked 10 years ago, or even 5 years ago, seem to change as quickly as the housing market. Realtors need to have a real estate marketing plan that's cheap, effective and flexible enough to move with the changing marketing landscape. I've put everything I know about Facebook marketing for realtors into this book. Hopefully it gives you a good foundation for your Real estate marketing strategies and helps you make a whole lot of money!
Real estate marketing...or at least good real estate marketing... does more than just reach a bunch of prospective clients and put a dent in your pocketbook. And when it comes to a totally kick ass real estate marketing strategy there's nothing better than video marketing.
"Great topic and this info was to the point"
Real estate marketing. Every realtor knows that without a consistent real estate marketing system they'll be left with empty "open houses" and a short client list. And with the proliferation of smartphones and DIY real estate websites it's become even more difficult to attract new leads...and eventually turn those leads into clients.
"Great quick reference to Tweeter Marketing"
In her previous books, executive coach and professional development expert Shawn Kent Hayashi identified the various types of conversations that are vital for growth and success. Now, in Conversations That Get Results and Inspire Collaboration, she answers many of the questions she is most frequently asked during coaching and training sessions.
For nearly two million years, humans and our hominid ancestors were eating in the hunter/gatherer style of foraging for a wide variety of healthy fruits and vegetables and then hunting and scavenging for large game. However, about 9,000 years ago, humans started eating in a manner contrary to their design, while living increasingly sedentary lives.
"Too long, little learned"
Ida Rolf, PhD, invented a soft-tissue manipulation technique that not only transforms our physical bodies but can transform our lives. Through the precise releasing of chronic tension stored in the fascial system, a body can rejuvenate. The Power of Rolfing explains the hows and whys in ways that a client (or potential client) can understand. Taking the science and principles of Rolfing structural integration (SI), Owen Marcus weaves an explanation that explains what we often intuitively know but have never had a way to apply.
With the rise of the Internet, email, social media, and review sites like Yelp, Yellow Pages, Google +, and others, your local business can now be showcased globally. Your customers now have the ability to post their first impressions of your business on their Facebook or Twitter pages and also complete a full review (good or bad) on review sites such as Google Local, Yelp, Yahoo, Yellow Pages, City Search, Urban Spoon, and about 100 other sites.