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Conversational Spanish For Adults: Seeing What You're Hearing!

by Susan Ann Roemer

People learn their languages by hearing words and then understanding what they mean. A child learns words, strings them together in phrases, and is later corrected by his or her parents. Imagine if a 4-year-old...


Release Your Potential: Making Sense of Personal and Professional Development

by Rosalie Marsh

You are having a career change; you are looking to get into employment; you are looking to simply become more effective in your present role but don't know how to go about improving your skills.

If this sounds...


Skills for Employability Part Two: Moving Into Employment

by Rosalie Marsh

This is the fourth of the new Lifelong Learning:Personal Effectiveness Guides by Rosalie Marsh. which draw from her extensive skills & industrial experience in sales management and work-based learning in adult...


Skills for Employability Part One: Pre-Employment

by Rosalie Marsh

Further titles in the new Lifelong Learning: Personal Effectiveness Guides by Rosalie Marsh, which draw from her extensive skills & industrial experience in sales management, and work-based learning in adult...


A Critical Auto/Ethnography of Learning Spanish: Intercultural competence on the gringo trail?

by Phiona Stanley

The premise that intercultural contact produces intercultural competence underpins much rationalization of backpacker tourism and in-country language education. However, if insufficiently problematized, pre-existing...


Time and the Rhythms of Emancipatory Education: Rethinking the temporal complexity of self and society

by Michel Alhadeff-Jones

Time and the Rhythms of Emancipatory Education argues that by rethinking the way we relate to time, we can fundamentally rethink the way we conceive education. Beyond the contemporary rhetoric of acceleration,...


The Forms of Things Unknown: Teaching Poetry Writing to Teens and Adults

by Shelley Savren

The Forms of Things Unknown: Teaching Poetry Writing to Teens and Adults draws from Shelley Savren’s forty years of teaching poetry writing to a diverse array of students, from teens with mental health issues...


The Adult Student's Guide to Survival & Success

by Al Siebert, Mary Karr & Kristin Pintarich

Whether enrolling in college for the first time or returning after an extended absence, this one-stop reference provides adult students with a wealth of practical guidance once they hit campus-either brick and...


Developing Academics: The essential higher education handbook

by Shelda DEBOWSKI

Academics work in a highly complex world where they must build integrative capabilities and outcomes as teachers, researchers and leaders. As they progress from novice to expert their evolving identities, methodologies...


ArcGIS for Stormwater: An Introductory Guide to Drainage System Mapping

by Jim Kammerer

A clear, concise, easy to follow guide to using ArcGIS 10.3.1 written especially for  municipal field staff in piped utilities. Written for stormwater, the skills learned can easily be applied to water and...


The Science of Economic Development and Growth: The Theory of Factor Proportions: The Theory of Factor Proportions

by C.C. Onyemelukwe

A theoretical framework aiming to facilitate study of development economics. The author presents his theory in three sections: how advanced nations developed; a proposed third dimension, in addition to labour...


Global Reconstructions of Vocational Education and Training

by James Avis

Vocational education and training (VET) can be difficult to define since it is set in a turbulent and volatile environment marked by national and regional specificities. It can be delivered at different levels...


Professional Learning in Changing Contexts

by Tara Fenwick, Monika Nerland & Karen Jensen

The knowledge and decisions of professionals influence all facets of modern life, a fact reflected by the increasing and distinct emphasis on public accountability for what professionals know and do. The nature...


Wil Lou Gray: The Making of a Southern Progressive from New South to New Deal

by Mary Macdonald Ogden

The biography of a pioneering advocate for literacy and adult education in South Carolina


The Dos & Don'ts Of A Committed Relationship: An Informative Insight Into Committed Relationships

by Sirron V. Kyles & Batool Uzma

Author’s Preface

“The reason for writing this book was to share personal information, experiences and solutions from those who are now working through committed relationships, along with research and conversations...


Flip charting: quick guide and handy hints

by Jennifer Cahill

Flip Charting Quick Guide and Handy Hints has been developed as an introduction to flip charting for facilitators, trainers, corporate managers and anyone that is seeking a dynamic and engaging way to run face...


The Well-Educated Mind: A Guide to the Classical Education You Never Had (Updated and Expanded)

by Susan Wise Bauer

The enduring and engaging guide to educating yourself in the classical tradition.

Have you lost the art of reading for pleasure? Are there books you know you should read but haven’t because they seem too daunting?...


Greiner Growth Model

by 50MINUTES.Com

Anticipate crises and let your company grow

This book is a practical and accessible guide to understanding and implementing the Greiner growth model, providing you with the essential information and saving time....


Milton Friedman

by 50MINUTES.Com

Pioneer of economic freedom

This book is a practical and accessible guide to understanding the life and works of Milton Friedman.

In 50 minutes you will be able to:

   • Recognize and understand the main...


Porter's Five Forces

by 50MINUTES.Com

Stay ahead of the competition

This book is a practical and accessible guide to understanding and implementing Porter’s five forces, providing you with the essential information and saving time.

 In 50 minutes...