Suck Less

Suck Less
Author: Willam Belli
Publsiher: Grand Central Publishing
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2016-10-18
ISBN 10: 1455566217
ISBN 13: 9781455566211
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Suck Less Book Review:

The only lie told more often than "No, that looks totally cute on you" and "I got AIDS through oral" is "It gets better." Well, a lotta times it don't. Sometimes it just sucks less. But I promise you: where there's a Willam, there's a way. But this isn't all about me (for once). It's about you and how you can SUCK LESS at a variety of things drag queens are so much better at than the average person. I've got clap backs and life hacks and tips on classing up a simple grab-and-run lifting spree to the much more dignified act of larceny. Super-important life stuff with my own special, secret fag- swag sauce. So welcome to Willam's School of Bitchcraft and Wiggotry. Class is in session. With a foreword from Neil Patrick Harris.

You Suck at Cooking

You Suck at Cooking
Author: Clarkson Potter,You Suck at Cooking
Publsiher: Clarkson Potter
Total Pages: 224
Release: 2019
ISBN 10: 052557655X
ISBN 13: 9780525576556
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

You Suck at Cooking Book Review:

Inspired by the wildly popular YouTube channel, this cookbook contains more than 60 recipes for beginner cooks and noobs alike, in addition to hundreds of paragraphs, sentences, photos, and drawings.

The Suck Less Job Search

The Suck Less Job Search
Author: Adam J. Reiter
Publsiher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Total Pages: 128
Release: 2016-04-25
ISBN 10: 9781532949333
ISBN 13: 1532949332
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Suck Less Job Search Book Review:

Regular job searches SUCK! They don't have to if you know what to do. Put yourself in the driver's seat of your job search and get amazing job offers from companies you're dying to work with. After years of coaching students to C-Suite executives at Fortune 500's I developed a custom-tailored job search strategy designed to keep the job seeker engaged in their search and drive the offers they really want, really quickly. About this project: I've spent my career helping senior executives, talented professionals and new graduates find their dream jobs. Their job searches were slow, stalled or even DOA before we met; after just a few weeks of working together, they landed jobs they wanted. And they loved the work we did together. I bottled up the best step-by-step advice from these one-on-one sessions into 120 action-packed pages, just for you. Take it and run. Who should read this book? If you want a new job right now, you need to read this book. If you want to be known in your industry, you need to read this book. If you want your dream employer to create a job for you, you need to read this book. What you'll learn: How to take back your search and get employers to chase YOU How to take HR/Corporate Recruiters out of the process and get offers directly from hiring managers How to create an undeniable value in the market that will generate offers for you and you alone For Job Seekers: You need a new job right now. I'll show you how to: Use proven strategies to beat out more qualified competition Reignite a dead search Move into a new field Win every interview using a simple, two-step process For Rock Stars: You like where you are, but you have one eye on the next big thing and you want to build your profile. I'll show you how to: Make companies fight over you when they hear your story Stand out to recruiters and executives running "secret searches" Make your current employer beg to give you promotions for fear of losing you to the competition For Students: You're graduating, your loan payments are due and you don't know where to start. I'll show you how to: Beat out your competition, including more seasoned job seekers Get the $$$'s you really deserve instead of taking a salary you can barely live off of Set yourself up for the best promotions and job offers for your entire career Why this book? Most job search advice is terrible. Job searches are miserable. And I could spend every hour of every day of my life advising job seekers and I wouldn't scratch the surface of the need in this area. I want to reach as many people as possible with this message. I want to help job seekers take back control of their search. Everyday people come to me that need my help to find great jobs but they simply can't afford my services. Even with the 10 hours a week that I set aside for pro bono work it doesn't scratch the surface of the demand for real help for job seekers that have been struggling for months and sometimes, years.

It s the Depression for Me

It s the Depression for Me
Author: Maeve Ronan
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 76
Release: 2020-10-06
ISBN 10: 9781735925509
ISBN 13: 1735925500
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

It s the Depression for Me Book Review:

#1 RELATABLE BOOK FOR TEENSBeing a teenager can suck, but it doesn't have to forever.This isn't like other teen self-help books-- it's written by a 23-year-old you can actually relate to. In her debut book, Maeve Ronan shares the top 3 life insights she wishes she knew as a teen when she was struggling with anxiety, depression, and even suicidal thoughts. Known as Gen Z's big sister, Maeve has been collecting advice from successful people around the world for the past 3 years, and now she's sharing it all with Gen Z in a totally non boring way. Learn how to get started on your dreams, even if you have no idea what you want to do with your life. Discover strategies to build confidence and overcome your insecurities. Let go of stress from all the pressure parents and teachers put on you. Even if your life sucks right now, just hang on-- it'll get better. Now let's talk about how to actually make it better?

Love and Selling

Love and Selling
Author: Dan Smaida
Publsiher: Beaver's Pond Press
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2016-06-17
ISBN 10: 9781592986446
ISBN 13: 1592986447
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Love and Selling Book Review:

Let's face it: there's a lot of sucky selling going on in the world today. Sellers have been trained to use artificial tactics in pursuit of the sale. Like a woman in a bar bracing for another cheesy, tired pickup line, customers are now warier than ever. In ''Love and Selling,'' Dan Smaida uses the Lens of Love to call out all those cheesy, cringe-worthy 'tactics' and offer more authentic alternatives. The book uses the simple lessons we all understand about love and relationships to transform the way we think about selling. No 'sales processes,' no seller-centric models, just tried-and-true behaviors that work in business . . . and in love. When sellers ditch the tricks and focus on developing true relationships, they create real partnerships with customers, enjoy their jobs more, and see better results.

Why We Suck

Why We Suck
Author: Denis Leary
Publsiher: Penguin
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2008-11-18
ISBN 10: 1440640734
ISBN 13: 9781440640735
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Why We Suck Book Review:

The New York Times bestseller One of America’s most original and biting comic satirists, Denis Leary takes on all the poseurs, politicians, and pop culture icons who have sucked in public for far too long. Sparing no one, Leary zeroes in on the ridiculous wherever he finds it—his Irish Catholic upbringing, the folly of celebrity, the pressures of family life, and the great hypocrisy of politics—with the same bright, savage, and profane insight he brought to his critically acclaimed one-man shows No Cure for CancerLock ’n Load. Proudly Irish-American, defiantly working class, with a reserve of compassion for the underdog and the overlooked, Leary delivers blistering diatribes that are both penetrating social commentary with no holds barred and laugh-out-loud funny. As always, Leary’s impassioned comic perspective in Why We Suck is right on target. Leary is the star and co-creator of the Emmy-nominated television show Rescue Me.

It s Great to Suck at Something

It s Great to Suck at Something
Author: Karen Rinaldi
Publsiher: Atria Books
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2019-05-07
ISBN 10: 150119576X
ISBN 13: 9781501195761
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

It s Great to Suck at Something Book Review:

Discover how the freedom of sucking at something can help you build resilience, embrace imperfection, and find joy in the pursuit rather than the goal. What if the secret to resilience and joy is the one thing we’ve been taught to avoid? When was the last time you tried something new? Something that won’t make you more productive, make you more money, or check anything off your to-do list? Something you’re really, really bad at, but that brought you joy? Odds are, not recently. As a sh*tty surfer and all-around-imperfect human Karen Rinaldi explains in this eye-opening book, we live in a time of aspirational psychoses. We humblebrag about how hard we work and we prioritize productivity over play. Even kids don’t play for the sake of playing anymore: they’re building blocks to build the ideal college application. But we’re all being had. We’re told to be the best or nothing at all. We’re trapped in an epic and farcical quest for perfection. We judge others on stuff we can’t even begin to master, and it’s all making us more anxious and depressed than ever. Worse, we’re not improving on what really matters. This book provides the antidote. (It’s Great to) Suck at Something reveals that the key to a richer, more fulfilling life is finding something to suck at. Drawing on her personal experience sucking at surfing (a sport she’s dedicated nearly two decades of her life to doing without ever coming close to getting good at it) along with philosophy, literature, and the latest science, Rinaldi explores sucking as a lost art we must reclaim for our health and our sanity and helps us find the way to our own riotous suck-ability. She draws from sources as diverse as Anthony Bourdain and surfing luminary Jaimal Yogis, Thich Nhat Hanh, and Jean-Paul Sartre, among many others, and explains the marvelous things that happen to our mammalian brains when we try something new, all to discover what she’s learned firsthand: it is great to suck at something. Sucking at something rewires our brain in positive ways, helps us cultivate grit, and inspires us to find joy in the process, without obsessing about the destination. Ultimately, it gives you freedom: the freedom to suck without caring is revelatory. Coupling honest, hilarious storytelling with unexpected insights, (It’s Great to) Suck at Something is an invitation to embrace our shortcomings as the very best of who we are and to open ourselves up to adventure, where we may not find what we thought we were looking for, but something way more important.

It s Great to Suck at Something

It s Great to Suck at Something
Author: Karen Rinaldi
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2019-05-07
ISBN 10: 1501195786
ISBN 13: 9781501195785
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

It s Great to Suck at Something Book Review:

Discover how the freedom of sucking at something can help you build resilience, embrace imperfection, and find joy in the pursuit rather than the goal. What if the secret to resilience and joy is the one thing we’ve been taught to avoid? When was the last time you tried something new? Something that won’t make you more productive, make you more money, or check anything off your to-do list? Something you’re really, really bad at, but that brought you joy? Odds are, not recently. As a sh*tty surfer and all-around-imperfect human Karen Rinaldi explains in this eye-opening book, we live in a time of aspirational psychoses. We humblebrag about how hard we work and we prioritize productivity over play. Even kids don’t play for the sake of playing anymore: they’re building blocks to build the ideal college application. But we’re all being had. We’re told to be the best or nothing at all. We’re trapped in an epic and farcical quest for perfection. We judge others on stuff we can’t even begin to master, and it’s all making us more anxious and depressed than ever. Worse, we’re not improving on what really matters. This book provides the antidote. (It’s Great to) Suck at Something reveals that the key to a richer, more fulfilling life is finding something to suck at. Drawing on her personal experience sucking at surfing (a sport she’s dedicated nearly two decades of her life to doing without ever coming close to getting good at it) along with philosophy, literature, and the latest science, Rinaldi explores sucking as a lost art we must reclaim for our health and our sanity and helps us find the way to our own riotous suck-ability. She draws from sources as diverse as Anthony Bourdain and surfing luminary Jaimal Yogis, Thich Nhat Hanh, and Jean-Paul Sartre, among many others, and explains the marvelous things that happen to our mammalian brains when we try something new, all to discover what she’s learned firsthand: it is great to suck at something. Sucking at something rewires our brain in positive ways, helps us cultivate grit, and inspires us to find joy in the process, without obsessing about the destination. Ultimately, it gives you freedom: the freedom to suck without caring is revelatory. Coupling honest, hilarious storytelling with unexpected insights, (It’s Great to) Suck at Something is an invitation to embrace our shortcomings as the very best of who we are and to open ourselves up to adventure, where we may not find what we thought we were looking for, but something way more important.

Understanding Software

Understanding Software
Author: Max Kanat-Alexander
Publsiher: Packt Publishing Ltd
Total Pages: 278
Release: 2017-09-29
ISBN 10: 1788628349
ISBN 13: 9781788628341
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Understanding Software Book Review:

Software legend Max Kanat-Alexander shows you how to succeed as a developer by embracing simplicity, with forty-three essays that will help you really understand the software you work with. About This Book Read and enjoy the superlative writing and insights of the legendary Max Kanat-Alexander Learn and reflect with Max on how to bring simplicity to your software design principles Discover the secrets of rockstar programmers and how to also just suck less as a programmer Who This Book Is For Understanding Software is for every programmer, or anyone who works with programmers. If life is feeling more complex than it should be, and you need to touch base with some clear thinking again, this book is for you. If you need some inspiration and a reminder of how to approach your work as a programmer by embracing some simplicity in your work again, this book is for you. If you're one of Max's followers already, this book is a collection of Max's thoughts selected and curated for you to enjoy and reflect on. If you're new to Max's work, and ready to connect with the power of simplicity again, this book is for you! What You Will Learn See how to bring simplicity and success to your programming world Clues to complexity - and how to build excellent software Simplicity and software design Principles for programmers The secrets of rockstar programmers Max's views and interpretation of the Software industry Why Programmers suck and how to suck less as a programmer Software design in two sentences What is a bug? Go deep into debugging In Detail In Understanding Software, Max Kanat-Alexander, Technical Lead for Code Health at Google, shows you how to bring simplicity back to computer programming. Max explains to you why programmers suck, and how to suck less as a programmer. There's just too much complex stuff in the world. Complex stuff can't be used, and it breaks too easily. Complexity is stupid. Simplicity is smart. Understanding Software covers many areas of programming, from how to write simple code to profound insights into programming, and then how to suck less at what you do! You'll discover the problems with software complexity, the root of its causes, and how to use simplicity to create great software. You'll examine debugging like you've never done before, and how to get a handle on being happy while working in teams. Max brings a selection of carefully crafted essays, thoughts, and advice about working and succeeding in the software industry, from his legendary blog Code Simplicity. Max has crafted forty-three essays which have the power to help you avoid complexity and embrace simplicity, so you can be a happier and more successful developer. Max's technical knowledge, insight, and kindness, has earned him code guru status, and his ideas will inspire you and help refresh your approach to the challenges of being a developer. Style and approach Understanding Software is a new selection of carefully chosen and crafted essays from Max Kanat-Alexander's legendary blog call Code Simplicity. Max's writing and thoughts are great to sit and read cover to cover, or if you prefer you can drop in and see what you discover new every single time!

You Suck Less Than Everyone Else I Know

You Suck Less Than Everyone Else I Know
Author: Sassy Girl Books
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 124
Release: 2020-01-21
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
ISBN 13: 9798602457353
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

You Suck Less Than Everyone Else I Know Book Review:

A great Valentine's Day gift for the person in your life who you like more than anyone else! It's an ideal alernative to a greeting card since it's something they'll actually use! Plus there's a page at the front where you can write a sweet message to the person you're gifting the journal to Features: 120 Blank Journal Pages Greeting Card Page Glossy Cover

How Not to Suck At Marketing

How Not to Suck At Marketing
Author: Jeff Perkins
Publsiher: How2Conquer
Total Pages: 212
Release: 2021-09-01
ISBN 10: 1945783168
ISBN 13: 9781945783166
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

How Not to Suck At Marketing Book Review:

If you’ve ever felt like you suck at marketing, you’re not alone. Survive and thrive in today’s digital world. Let’s face it, marketing today is really, really hard. From the explosion of digital advertising options to the thousands of martech tools out there on the market, it’s virtually impossible to stay on top of it all. Even more challenging is the deluge of analytics available, leaving marketers swimming in data but thirsting for knowledge. But you don’t have to feel like you suck at marketing. Join award-winning marketing leader Jeff Perkins as he examines how to avoid the pitfalls and survive in today’s ever-changing marketing landscape. Focusing on essential skills for modern marketers, How Not to Suck at Marketing prepares you to: - Create a focused marketing program that drives results - Collaborate effectively with the key stakeholders - Assemble a high-performing marketing team - Define and nurture your company (and personal) brand - Build a focused career and find the right job for you Digital tools allow us to track immediate results, but marketing has always been about the long game. Tackle your marketing strategy and build a focused career with this practical guide.

The Book on Hosting How Not to Suck as an Emcee

The Book on Hosting  How Not to Suck as an Emcee
Author: Dan Rosenberg
Publsiher: Lulu.com
Total Pages: 140
Release: 2006-08-01
ISBN 10: 1411677846
ISBN 13: 9781411677845
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Book on Hosting How Not to Suck as an Emcee Book Review:

Learn the 25 rules of hosting that should never be broken. Read "Words of Widsom" and stories from some of the top comedians working today.

Nice Meeting You

Nice Meeting You
Author: Phil Torcivia,Mervin Kaunda
Publsiher: Phil Torcivia
Total Pages: 328
Release: 2010-10-22
ISBN 10: 1453659226
ISBN 13: 9781453659229
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nice Meeting You Book Review:

A divorced man continues his hilarious search for true love as he struggles to learn what women really want.

Dragons Suck

Dragons Suck
Author: Benjamin Gamble
Publsiher: Permuted Press
Total Pages: 202
Release: 2019-05-14
ISBN 10: 1682618587
ISBN 13: 9781682618585
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Dragons Suck Book Review:

Harkness, a medieval peasant with a millennial’s mindset, is quite happy to sit back and make quips while everyone else does the hard work. His calculated laziness is interrupted when the gods send an ancient and terrible scourge-by-dragonfire upon his village, and he is forced (peer-pressured, really) into trying to save his fiancée from the dragon who has kidnapped her. When Harkness is sent by the village elder to find the one weapon that is capable of killing the beast, his real plan is to go off on his own and use his village’s money to live the high life. This, of course, would require ditching his two companions: Karla, an aspiring troubadour whose passion makes up for her lack of adventuring skills, and Aldric, whose kindheartedness does not make up for his lack of intelligence. Harkness sees this journey as a paid vacation under the pretense of world-saving, but it quickly turns serious when he realizes what’s at stake when he is forced to actually care about something—or at the very least, pretend to.

Get a Life That Doesn t Suck

Get a Life That Doesn t Suck
Author: Michelle DeAngelis
Publsiher: Rodale
Total Pages: 276
Release: 2008-09-02
ISBN 10: 1594867984
ISBN 13: 9781594867989
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Get a Life That Doesn t Suck Book Review:

The creators of the popular PlanetJoyride.com Web site share strategies for living a happy life, outlining a four-step program for addressing unsatisfactory personal circumstances while sharing such street-smart counsel as "You always have a choice" and "Expect surprises." 50,000 first printing.

Working Out Sucks And Why It Doesn t Have To

Working Out Sucks   And Why It Doesn t Have To
Author: Chuck Runyon
Publsiher: Da Capo Lifelong Books
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2012-01-03
ISBN 10: 0738215732
ISBN 13: 9780738215730
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Working Out Sucks And Why It Doesn t Have To Book Review:

Tired of diet books that promise to change your life in five minutes? Tired of trying to get healthy and fit—and really getting nowhere? Chuck Runyon, Brian Zehetner, and Rebecca DeRossett are here to confirm what you already know: Working out sucks. The good news? With the new approaches in this book, that is about to change. Working Out Sucks! deprograms those of us who have long been brainwashed by unhealthy habits, destructive attitudes, and misinformation about health, and offers a no-nonsense way to get back on track. Because, while working out may suck, the alternatives—from heart disease to premature aging and shortened lifespan--are a lot worse. As he does in his 1,700 Anytime Fitness clubs (with more than one million members worldwide--and growing), Runyon emphasizes user-friendliness and utility in this get-real, get-healthy message, complete with Zehetner's 21-day kick-start plan and DeRossett's tips for mental health.

Head First Servlets and JSP

Head First Servlets and JSP
Author: Bryan Basham,Kathy Sierra,Bert Bates
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 914
Release: 2008-03-25
ISBN 10: 1449360866
ISBN 13: 9781449360863
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Head First Servlets and JSP Book Review:

Looking to study up for the new J2EE 1.5 Sun Certified Web Component Developer (SCWCD) exam? This book will get you way up to speed on the technology you'll know it so well, in fact, that you can pass the brand new J2EE 1.5 exam. If that's what you want to do, that is. Maybe you don't care about the exam, but need to use servlets and JSPs in your next project. You're working on a deadline. You're over the legal limit for caffeine. You can't waste your time with a book that makes sense only AFTER you're an expert (or worse, one that puts you to sleep). Learn how to write servlets and JSPs, what makes a web container tick (and what ticks it off), how to use JSP's Expression Language (EL for short), and how to write deployment descriptors for your web applications. Master the c:out tag, and get a handle on exactly what's changed since the older J2EE 1.4 exam. You don't just pass the new J2EE 1.5 SCWCD exam, you'll understand this stuff and put it to work immediately. Head First Servlets and JSP doesn't just give you a bunch of facts to memorize; it drives knowledge straight into your brain. You'll interact with servlets and JSPs in ways that help you learn quickly and deeply. And when you're through with the book, you can take a brand-new mock exam, created specifically to simulate the real test-taking experience.

Rejection Sucks

Rejection Sucks
Author: Jennifer Johnson
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 99
Release: 2014-04-23
ISBN 10: 9780692027639
ISBN 13: 0692027637
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Rejection Sucks Book Review:

How to Shoot Video That Doesn t Suck

How to Shoot Video That Doesn t Suck
Author: Steve Stockman
Publsiher: Workman Publishing
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2011-06-02
ISBN 10: 0761165290
ISBN 13: 9780761165293
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

How to Shoot Video That Doesn t Suck Book Review:

Newly updated and revised, How to Shoot Video That Doesn’t Suck is a quick and easy guide that will make your video better instantly—whether you read it cover to cover or just skim a few chapters. It’s about the language of video and how to think like a director, regardless of equipment (amateurs think about the camera, pros think about communication). It’s about the rules developed over a century of movie-making—which work just as well when shooting a two-year-old’s birthday party on your phone. Written by Steve Stockman, the director of the award-winning feature Two Weeks, plus TV shows, music videos, and hundreds of commercials, How to Shoot Video That Doesn’t Suck explains in 74 short, pithy, insightful chapters how to tell a story and entertain your audience. In other words, how to shoot video people will want to watch. Here’s how to think in shots—how to move-point-shoot-stop-repeat, instead of planting yourself in one spot and pressing “Record” for five minutes. Why never to shoot until you see the whites of your subject’s eyes. Why to “zoom” with your feet and not the lens. How to create intrigue on camera. The book covers the basics of video production: framing, lighting, sound (use an external mic), editing, special effects (turn them off!), and gives advice on shooting a variety of specific situations: sporting events, parties and family gatherings, graduations and performances. Plus, how to make instructional and promotional videos, how to make a music video, how to capture stunts, and much more. At the end of every chapter is a suggestion of how to immediately put what you’ve learned into practice, so the next time you’re shooting you’ll have begun to master the skill. Steve’s website (stevestockman.com) provides video examples to illustrate different production ideas, techniques, and situations, and his latest thoughts on all things video.

Getting Through Pain

Getting Through Pain
Author: Jonathan White
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 54
Release: 2020-10-04
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
ISBN 13: 9798692861191
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Getting Through Pain Book Review:

Are you going through a painful situation? Are you feeling overwhelm, panic, and anxiety? Whether it is a financial loss, breakup or divorce, or the death of a loved one, painful situations suck. Don't avoid or suppress the pain but try to get through it. That is what this book is about. This book is not a cure all or magical guide to not feeling pain. It is a book about practical steps to help get through the pain and to make the painful situation suck less. It is based on real life experiences that have helped the author as well as many others. Read and see how it can help you.