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Following the success of Lean In and Why Women Should Rule the World the authors of the bestselling Womenomics provide an informative and practical guide to understanding the importance of confidence and learning how to achieve it for women of all ages and at all stages of their career Working women today are better educated and more well qualified than ever before Yet men still predominate in the corporate world In The Confidence Code Claire Shipman and Katty Kay argue that the key reason is confidence Combining cutting-edge research in genetics gender behavior and cognition with examples from their own lives and those of other successful women in politics media and business Kay and Shipman go beyond admonishing women to lean in Instead they offer the inspiration and practical advice women need to close the gap and achieve the careers they want and deserve
Kaplan GRE Premier 2014 with 6 Practice Tests is a comprehensive prep system that includes both book and online components Get access to in-depth strategies test information and practice questions to help students score higher on the GRE Kaplan GRE Premier 2014 with 6 Practice Tests contains 1 800 total practice questions with detailed explanations covering the revised and expanded Verbal Quantitative and Analytical Writing Assessment Test sections and strategies for all the question types you ll encounter on Test Day It also comes with a digital copy of the book and study plans to help you make the most of your time preparing for the GRE Kaplan GRE Premier 2014 with 6 Practice Tests features 1 800 practice questions with detailed explanations 6 full-length practice tests 5 realistic Computer Adaptive Tests and 1 in the book All-new 500 question QuizBank for customized quiz creation and review of GRE practice questions All-new study plans learn how to make the most of your time no matter how much or little time you have until Test Day A digital copy of this book to read online on your computer tablet or smartphone DVD on stress management study planning and the graduate school application process Academic support from Kaplan... faculty via our Facebook page www Facebook com KaplanGradPrep GRE Strategies and practice tests for all question types Diagnostic tool with end-of-chapter practice sets for even more targeted practiceKaplan guarantees that if you study with this book DVD and online resources you will score higher on the GRE Revised General Test or you ll receive a full refund more
Often called the the best NCLEX exam review book ever Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination provides everything you need to prepare for the NCLEX exam - complete content review and over 5 100 NCLEX examination-style questions in the book and online Don t make the mistake of assuming the quality of the questions is the same in all NCLEX exam review books because only this book includes the kind of questions that consistently test the critical thinking skills necessary to pass today s NCLEX exam Even better all answers include detailed rationales to help you learn from your answer choices as well as test-taking strategies with tips on how to best approach each question Written by the most trusted name in NCLEX review Linda Anne Silvestri and updated to reflect the most current NCLEX test plan Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination 6th Edition is THE book of choice for NCLEX examination review But don t just take our word for it - read any customer review or ask your classmates to see why there s nothing else like it UNIQUE A detailed test-taking strategy and rationale is included for each question offering clues for analyzing and uncovering the correct answer option and guiding you to remediation in... Saunders Strategies for Test Success Passing Nursing School and the NCLEX Exam and Saunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Exam UNIQUE Priority Nursing Action boxes list actions for clinical emergent situations requiring immediate action including a detailed rationale and textbook reference All alternate item-format questions are included with multiple response prioritizing fill-in-the-blank figure illustration chart exhibit video and audio questions to provide practice with prioritizing decision-making and critical thinking skills UNIQUE Pyramid Alert boxes spotlight important nursing concepts and procedures and include tips and shortcuts for remembering key information Exam preparation chapters include test-taking strategies the CAT format transitional issues for the foreign-educated nurse and the NCLEX-RN exam from a new graduate s perspective A comprehensive exam consists of 85 questions that cover all content areas in the book and mirror the percentages identified in the NCLEX-RN examination test plan NEW and UNIQUE A summary of key changes to the 2013 NCLEX-RN test plan is included in the front of the book New More practice questions have been added to the book and online bringing the total to 5 172 questions New Tracking of practice results on the Evolve companion website makes it easy to check your progress more
The Official SAT Study Guide Second Edition features 10 official SAT practice tests created by the test maker With over 1 000 pages and more than 20 chapters it s packed with the most up-to-date information regardless of the jacket and students need to get ready for the test Students will gain valuable experience and raise their confidence by taking practice tests by reviewing critical concepts test-taking approaches and focused sets of practice questions just like those on the actual SAT The Official SAT Study Guide Second Edition will help students get ready for the SAT with- 10 official SAT practice tests including 3 new recent exams- detailed descriptions of math critical reading and writing sections of the SAT- targeted practice questions for each SAT question type- practice essay questions along with sample essays and annotations- a review of math concepts tested in the exam- test-taking approaches and suggestions that underscore important points- free online score reports- exclusive access to online answers and explanations at collegeboard com- 10 discount on The Official SAT Online Course to all book ownersThere s also a complete chapter on the PSAT NMSQT
The Publication Manual is the style manual of choice for writers editors students and educators Although it is specifically designed to help writers in the behavioral sciences and social sciences anyone who writes non-fiction prose can benefit from its guidance The newly-revised Sixth Edition has not only been rewritten It has also been thoroughly rethought and reorganized making it the most user-friendly Publication Manual the APA has ever produced You will be able to find answers to your questions faster than ever before When you need advice on how to present information including text data and graphics for publication in any type of format--such as college and university papers professional journals presentations for colleagues and online publication--you will find the advice you re looking for in the Publication Manual
1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE Hailed as the top nonfiction book of the year by Time magazine Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for biography and the Indies Choice Adult Nonfiction Book of the Year awardOn a May afternoon in 1943 an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil gasoline and blood Then on the ocean surface a face appeared It was that of a young lieutenant the plane s bombardier who was struggling to a life raft and pulling himself aboard So began one of the most extraordinary odysseys of the Second World War The lieutenant s name was Louis Zamperini In boyhood he d been a cunning and incorrigible delinquent breaking into houses brawling and fleeing his home to ride the rails As a teenager he had channeled his defiance into running discovering a prodigious talent that had carried him to the Berlin Olympics and within sight of the four-minute mile But when war had come the athlete had become an airman embarking on a journey that led to his doomed flight a tiny raft and a drift into the unknown Ahead of Zamperini lay thousands of miles of open ocean leaping sharks a foundering raft thirst and starvation... enemy aircraft and beyond a trial even greater Driven to the limits of endurance Zamperini would answer desperation with ingenuity suffering with hope resolve and humor brutality with rebellion His fate whether triumph or tragedy would be suspended on the fraying wire of his will In her long-awaited new book Laura Hillenbrand writes with the same rich and vivid narrative voice she displayed in Seabiscuit Telling an unforgettable story of a man s journey into extremity Unbroken is a testament to the resilience of the human mind body and spirit Praise for Unbroken Extraordinarily moving a powerfully drawn survival epic The Wall Street Journal A one-in-a-billion story designed to wrench from self-respecting critics all the blurby adjectives we normally try to avoid It is amazing unforgettable gripping harrowing chilling and inspiring New York Staggering mesmerizing Hillenbrand s writing is so ferociously cinematic the events she describes so incredible you don t dare take your eyes off the page People A meticulous soaring and beautifully written account of an extraordinary life The Washington Post Ambitious and powerful a startling narrative and an inspirational book The New York Times Book Review Marvelous Unbroken is wonderful twice over for the tale it tells and for the way it s told It manages maximum velocity with no loss of subtlety Newsweek Moving and yes inspirational Laura Hillenbrand s unforgettable book deserve s pride of place alongside the best works of literature that chart the complications and the hard-won triumphs of so-called ordinary Americans and their extraordinary time Maureen Corrigan Fresh Air Hillenbrand tells this story with cool elegance but at a thrilling sprinter s pace Time Unbroken is too much book to hope for a hellride of a story in the grip of the one writer who can handle it Christopher McDougall author of Born to Runmore
The world s bestselling medical review book--with more than 1 250 frequently tested facts and mnemonics An unmatched collection of 1 250 must-know facts and mnemonics provide a complete framework for your USMLE review Updates and new facts based on the largest student survey in First Aid history 350 color clinical photographs with new arrows and captions New composite diagrams integrate complex concepts for easy memorization Updated rapid-review section for last-minute cramming Expanded faculty review process with nationally known USMLE instructors Free real-time updates and corrections at www firstaidteam com
New York Times bestselling author and Bible expert Bart Ehrman reveals how Jesus s divinity became dogma in the first few centuries of the early church The claim at the heart of the Christian faith is that Jesus of Nazareth was and is God But this is not what the original disciples believed during Jesus s lifetime and it is not what Jesus claimed about himself How Jesus Became God tells the story of an idea that shaped Christianity and of the evolution of a belief that looked very different in the fourth century than it did in the first A master explainer of Christian history texts and traditions Ehrman reveals how an apocalyptic prophet from the backwaters of rural Galilee crucified for crimes against the state came to be thought of as equal with the one God Almighty Creator of all things But how did he move from being a Jewish prophet to being God In a book that took eight years to research and write Ehrman sketches Jesus s transformation from a human prophet to the Son of God exalted to divine status at his resurrection Only when some of Jesus s followers had visions of him after his death alive again did anyone come to think that he the prophet from Galilee had become God And what they meant by that was not at all what people... mean today Written for secular historians of religion and believers alike How Jesus Became God will engage anyone interested in the historical developments that led to the affirmation at the heart of Christianity Jesus was and is God more
The Real ACT Prep Guide with CD is the only book with insider test-taking tips and strategy practice and insight from the makers of the ACT This is the only guide that includes 5 previously administered full-length ACT tests written by the actual test maker including 2 NEW practice tests Also included is ACT content and procedures you ll follow when actually taking the test along with in-depth review of the optional Writing Test and how it is scored examples of all the question types and suggestions on how you might approach the questions The supplemental CD features a complete electronic copy of Peterson s Cool Colleges 101 and additional online college planning resources from Peterson s The only guide that includes 5 previously administered full-length ACT tests written by the actual test maker including 2 NEW practice tests ACT content and procedures you ll follow when actually taking the test Valuable information about tuition payment plans All the question types you can expect to find on the ACT Suggestions on how you might approach the questions and Peterson s tried-and-true test-taking strategies and tips
This book has been FULLY updated to reflect PMI s changes to the PMP exam and should be used to prepare for all PMP exams delivered on or after July 30th of 2013 Can you imagine valuing a book so much that you send the author a Thank You letter Hundreds of thousands of project managers know and understand why PMP Exam Prep is a worldwide best-seller Years of PMP exam preparation experience endless hours of ongoing research interviews with project managers who failed the exam to identify gaps in their knowledge and a razor-sharp focus on making sure project managers don t waste a single minute of their time studying are THE reasons this book is the best-selling PMP exam preparation guide in the world PMP Exam Prep Eighth Edition contains hundreds of updates and improvements from previous editions--including new exercises and sample questions never before in print Offering hundreds of sample questions critical time-saving tips plus games and activities available nowhere else this book will help you pass the PMP exam on your FIRST try
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