Getting the Whole Story

Reporting and Writing the News

Author: Cheryl K. Gibbs,Tom Warhover

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 9781572307957

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 451

View: 9871

A textbook for a journalism course introducing the process of reporting. The topics include interviewing, observation, community as context, visual elements, and covering a beat. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR


Get the Whole Story : Use, Create & Interpret Tarot Spreads

Author: James Ricklef

Publisher: Llewellyn Worldwide

ISBN: 9780738703459

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 226

View: 7389

Teaches how to create Tarot spreads and how to customize new spreads for specific concerns by discussing positional meanings and dynamics between the cards, and incorporates sample readings for historical and literary figures such as Marie Antoinette, Wendy Darling from Peter Pan, Ebenezer Scrooge, and Judas Iscariot. Original.


The Whole Story

Author: Ben Rogers,Jesse Adams,Sumita Pennathur

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1439897808

Category: Science

Page: 395

View: 2774

Winner of an Outstanding Academic Title Award from CHOICE Magazine Transistors using one electron at a time. Seemingly transparent sunscreens made with titanium dioxide particles that block harmful UV rays. Nanometer-sized specks of gold that change color to red and melt at 750°C instead of 1,064°C. Nanotechnology finds the unique properties of things at the nanometer scale and then puts them to use! Although nanotechnology is a hot topic with a wide range of fascinating applications, the search for a true introductory popular resource usually comes up cold. Closer to a popular science book than a high-level treatise, Nanotechnology: The Whole Story works from the ground up to provide a detailed yet accessible introduction to one of the world’s fastest growing fields. Dive headlong into nanotechnology! Tackling the eight main disciplines—nanomaterials, nanomechanics, nanoelectronics, nanoscale heat transfer, nanophotonics, nanoscale fluid mechanics, nanobiotechnology, and nanomedicine—this book explains what’s different at the nanoscale, and how we exploit those differences to make useful things. You’re holding the key to an exciting and rapidly evolving field. So get The Whole Story...

Schloss aus Glas

Author: Jeannette Walls

Publisher: Hoffmann und Campe

ISBN: 3455810519

Category: Fiction

Page: 382

View: 7094

Jeannette Walls ist ein glückliches Kind: Sie hat einen Vater, der mit ihr auf Dämonenjagd geht, ihr die Physik erklärt und die Sterne vom Himmel holt. Da nimmt sie gerne in Kauf, immer mal wieder mit leerem Bauch ins Bett zu gehen, ihre egomanische Künstlermutter zu ertragen oder in Nacht-und-Nebel-Aktionen den Wohnort zu wechseln. Mit den Jahren allerdings werden die sozialen Verhältnisse schlimmer, die Sprüche des Vaters schaler und das Lügengebäude der Eltern so zerbrechlich wie das Schloss aus Glas, das der Vater jahrelang zu bauen versprochen hatte.

The Whole Story about the Effective 157-Word Email 2.0

Author: Gisela Hausmann

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780996897259

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 114

View: 5854

From the winner of the 2016 Sparky Award (category "Best Subject Line") *A guide to concise, commanding communiques Mary Vinnedge, "SUCCESS" Magazine In this book you'll learn how-to Write subject lines that will prompt recipients to open your emails in less than 30 minutes Ensure that your "e-mails" don't sound like "me-mails" Create an ending salutation that helps build your brand Become the most-liked person at work (hint: Thank-You emails) Improve all 7 parts of an email Even if you apply only two or three of the tricks in this book, you'll see an immediate improvement in response times and response rates. Email subject lines vs. elevator pitch Today, learning to write a subject line that will get your recipient's attention can be more important than practicing a perfect elevator pitch. Just ask yourself: How often do you pitch, and how many emails do you write? In fact, you may have to send an email to even get the opportunity to present your elevator pitch. The analysis of email marketing 2015 also demonstrated a new trend - most business people do not like to pick up the phone any longer, but they read work-related emails on their phones, before and after business hours. A perfect marketing email with an attractive subject line sent at 6:30a.m. might prompt a reply even before start of the business day, because the recipient read the email on his/her commute. In her book ""NAKED WORDS 2.0 The Effective 157-Word Email,"" email evangelist Gisela Hausmann offers a trick that will make any subject stand out in your recipient's Inbox! * *""Naked Words 2.0"" is the book to read if you want to maximize your chances of getting media features, sponsor ships, or any other type of opportunity. If an employee is looking to advance their career or an entrepreneur is looking to build rapport with influencers, their next step should be buying this book." Kallen Diggs, International Bestselling Author & Huffington Post Columnist * Email marketing demystified Email evangelist Gisela Hausmann analyzed 100,000+ emails for effectiveness and personal appeal. This extensive research helped her to create a system to improve each of the seven parts an email. In her book, she reveals how to compose an attention-getting subject line, offers tricks to keep emails short and concise, gives the scoop on which words to avoid at all costs, and provides much more. Even if you apply only two or three of the tricks in this book, you'll see an immediate improvement in response times and response rates. * *"In today's hectic world email is still the most direct way to share your message. "Naked Words" is a fantastic book that will show you how to get your message read and acted on." Brian Burns, Host of "The Brutal Truth About Sales & Selling" - PodCast * ""Naked Words 2.0 The Effective 157-Word Email"" is the ideal resource for marketing professionals small business owners employees who work in any type of service industry (law offices, transportation, hospitality etc.) self-employed artists and contractors job seekers Twenty-three illustrative pictures serve as examples of the good and the not sogood. Clearly labeled action steps also ensure you know exactly what to do and when to do it."

Hearing the Whole Story

The Politics of Plot in Mark's Gospel

Author: Richard A. Horsley

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

ISBN: 9780664222758

Category: Religion

Page: 296

View: 4069

Richard Horsley provides a sure guide for first time readers of Mark's Gospel and, at the very same time, induces those more familiar with Mark to take a fresh look at this Gospel. From tracing the plot and sub-plot in Mark to exploring how the Gospel was first heard (as oral performance), Horsely tackles old questions from new angles. Horsely consistently and judiciously uses sociological categories and method to help readers see how Mark's Jesus challenged the dominant order of his day.

The Complete Book of Personal Training

Author: Douglas Brooks

Publisher: Human Kinetics

ISBN: 9780736000130

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 589

View: 8977

This books is "the most comprephensive and authoritative resource for you as a personal trainer, whether you are a newcomer to the field or have a well-established business. The book is truly a complete resource - it's full of information about working with clients and designing programs, and it's a practical guide to all aspects of the personal training business. .... [It] will help you in all aspects of your profession: learn applicable information on fitness testing and assessment ; identify your clients' goals and create fitness tests specifically for them ; learn how to develop cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training programs ; properly train and help special populations ; understand the business side of personal training, including marketing yourself as a trainer, getting and retaining clients, and learning time management ; learn how to expand your business." - back cover.

Ein ganzes Leben


Author: Robert Seethaler

Publisher: Hanser Berlin

ISBN: 3446246967

Category: Fiction

Page: 160

View: 6698

Als Andreas Egger in das Tal kommt, in dem er sein Leben verbringen wird, ist er vier Jahre alt, ungefähr – so genau weiß das keiner. Er wächst zu einem gestandenen Hilfsknecht heran und schließt sich als junger Mann einem Arbeitstrupp an, der eine der ersten Bergbahnen baut und mit der Elektrizität auch das Licht und den Lärm in das Tal bringt. Dann kommt der Tag, an dem Egger zum ersten Mal vor Marie steht, der Liebe seines Lebens, die er jedoch wieder verlieren wird. Erst viele Jahre später, als Egger seinen letzten Weg antritt, ist sie noch einmal bei ihm. Und er, über den die Zeit längst hinweggegangen ist, blickt mit Staunen auf die Jahre, die hinter ihm liegen. Eine einfache und tief bewegende Geschichte.

The Truth About Getting the Best from People

Author: Martha I. Finney

Publisher: FT Press

ISBN: 013309524X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 2719

In the Second Edition of the successful book, The Truth About Getting the Best From People, Martha Finney shares over 60 proven principles for achieving employee engagement one-hundred percent of the time. This new edition features more than 15 new truths including: managing virtual teams, building persuasive skills, tuning into your own unconscious biases, managing multiple generations, and identifying and cultivating individual high performers.

The Whole Story

Author: Brenda Andrews

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595212417

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 200

View: 708

Rachael is an average mother in an average world. Troubled by a state of depression. She had suppressed feelings dating back to her childhood. She had come from a dysfunctional family ao alcoholism and from that also physical and emotional abuse, and survived to tell about it, in hope that others will rethink their choices.

Get Wet, Get Fit

The Complete Guide to Getting a Swimmer's Body

Author: Megan Quann Jendrick,Nathan Jendrick

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1416553800

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 288

View: 6867

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Megan Quann Jendrick and her husband and personal trainer offer a complete training regimen -- including a diet program -- that will enable everyone to achieve the body of their dreams through swimming. Elite-level swimmers share a common trait -- their toned, shapely bodies. Get Wet, Get Fit shows how anyone, regardless of age or size, can use swimming to get into the best condition of their lives. The Jendricks offer detailed instructions along with underwater photographs that illustrate how to achieve proper form and technique for the four basic strokes -- backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly, and freestyle. But unlike the average training manual or how-to book, Get Wet, Get Fit also provides: Training regimens for everyone from beginners to Olympic-level competitors, including dynamic drills for strengthening, fat loss, and endurance Physique-building workout routines (with and without weights) for dry land A complete diet plan, including tempting recipes and menus (swimmers need carbohydrates, so this is a diet to love) Tips from world-class swimmers Low impact and gentle on the joints, swimming is one of the most enjoyable and exhilarating ways to exercise, but Get Wet, Get Fit shows how it can also be one of the most effective ways to get your body into top shape.

Gregs Tagebuch - Von Idioten umzingelt!

Author: Jeff Kinney


ISBN: 3732508684

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 224

View: 6249

Bei dieser Ausgabe handelt es sich um ein PDF. Bitte informieren Sie sich vor dem Kauf darüber, ob Ihr Gerät diese Datei öffnen und korrekt darstellen kann. Greg hat von seiner Mutter ein Tagebuch geschenkt bekommen. Und das, obwohl Tagebücher doch eigentlich nur was für Mädchen sind! Oder etwa doch nicht? Greg jedenfalls beginnt einfach mal darin zu schreiben und zu zeichnen: über seine lästigen Brüder, seine Eltern, seinen trotteligen Freund Rupert, den täglichen Überlebenskampf in der Schule, ein echt gruseliges Geisterhaus und über den verbotenen Stinkekäse ...

All I Know Is What I Read in the Papers

An Essay from Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs

Author: Chuck Klosterman

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1451625162

Category: Social Science

Page: 15

View: 4376

Originally collected in Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs and now available both as a stand-alone essay and in the ebook collection Chuck Klosterman on Media and Culture, this essay is about the media.

Eve of All Hallows

Author: Douglas P. Michaud


ISBN: 1435731999


Page: 117

View: 6677

It is a book that can awaken a sense of God's Spirit in our midst, and a sense of mystery and wonder in the face of the supernatural present in power to our lives.

Getting "Saved"

The Whole Story of Salvation in the New Testament

Author: Charles H. Talbert,Jason A. Whitlark

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780802866486

Category: Religion

Page: 336

View: 3111

Innovative excursion into New Testament teaching on the earthly life of faith What does it mean to "get saved"? Is conversion a gift of God's grace but the post-conversion Christian life in our own hands? Is the covenant relationship sustained by a sense of personal gratitude for God's past gift of conversion -- or is post-conversion faithfulness itself an ongoing gift from God? In this book Charles H. Talbert and Jason A. Whitlark, together with Andrew E. Arterbury, Clifford A. Barbarick, Scott J. Hafemann, and Michael W. Martin, address such questions about God's role in the Christian's life. Through careful, consistent exegesis of relevant New Testament texts, they show that "getting saved" involves both God's forgiveness and God's enablement to obey -- or "new covenant piety" -- from initial conversion to eschatological salvation.

User Story Mapping

Discover the Whole Story, Build the Right Product

Author: Jeff Patton,Peter Economy

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1491904860

Category: Computers

Page: 324

View: 6399

User story mapping is a valuable tool for software development, once you understand why and how to use it. This insightful book examines how this often misunderstood technique can help your team stay focused on users and their needs without getting lost in the enthusiasm for individual product features. Author Jeff Patton shows you how changeable story maps enable your team to hold better conversations about the project throughout the development process. Your team will learn to come away with a shared understanding of what you’re attempting to build and why. Get a high-level view of story mapping, with an exercise to learn key concepts quickly Understand how stories really work, and how they come to life in Agile and Lean projects Dive into a story’s lifecycle, starting with opportunities and moving deeper into discovery Prepare your stories, pay attention while they’re built, and learn from those you convert to working software

Masters of Disaster

The Ten Commandments of Damage Control

Author: Christopher Lehane,Mark Fabiani,Bill Guttentag

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 1137050314

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 256

View: 9328

The foolproof guide to damage control from the "masters of disaster" Whether you're a politician caught with his pants down, a publicly traded company accused of accounting improprieties, a family-owned restaurant with a lousy Yelp review or just the guy in the corner cubicle who inadvertently pushed "reply all," a crisis doesn't have to be the make-or-break moment of your career. For those of us that aren't natural spin doctors, it's hard to resist the impulse to cover your tracks, lie, or act like nothing happened. But resist you must! In Masters of Disaster, Christopher Lehane and Mark Fabiani, reveal the magic formula you need to take control when it's your turn to be sucked into the vortex of the modern spin cycle. Covering the ten commandments of damage control, and based on their work for clients like Bill Clinton, Goldman Sachs and Hollywood studios, the authors outline the strategies that can make real time news alerts, Twitter trend lines and viral videos work for you rather against you. Full of both lively personal anecdotes and hard-knuckled straight talk, this is a must-read for anyone who wants to emerge with their reputation intact.

Stories from the Living Room

A Golden Heritage from the Old West

Author: Jon Garate

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1465332634

Category: History

Page: 102

View: 9821


The Whole Story

Author: Mark Blake

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9780756636692

Category: Music

Page: 288

View: 8334

On the thirtieth anniversary of the rise to popularity of punk rock, a collection of articles, interviews, and photography looks at the history of punk and the artists, music, and culture it spawned.