Sandra Davis

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Lean In

• <b>Author:</b> Sheryl Sandberg<p><b>The #1 international best seller</b><br>In <i>Lean In,</i> Sheryl Sandberg reignited the conversation around women in the workplace.<p>Sandberg is chief operating officer of Facebook and coauthor of <i>Option B</i> with Adam Grant. In 2010, she gave an electrifying TED talk in which she described how …

Elmore Leonard's 10 Rules of Writing

• <b>Author:</b> Elmore Leonard<p>"These are the rules I've picked up along the way to help me remain invisible when I'm writing a book, to help me show rather than tell what's taking place in the story."—Elmore Leonard<p>For aspiring writers and lovers of the written word, this concise guide breaks down the …

Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT - Book Two

• <b>Author:</b> Daniel A. Reed<p>In 2005, the SAT implemented major revisions, including: New reading sections, Analogies removed, Multiple-Choice Grammar and Usage Questions, Modified Reading Questions. Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT addresses all of the revisions in the test without vocabulary …

Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT - Book One

• <b>Author:</b> Daniel A. Reed<p>In 2005, the SAT implemented major revisions, including: New reading sections, Analogies removed, Multiple-Choice Grammar and Usage Questions, Modified Reading Questions. Vocabulary Power Plus for the New SAT adresses all of the revisions in the test without vocabulary …

Movement

• <b>Author:</b> Gray Cook<p>Movement is a vivid discovery, a fundamental and explicit teaching in which the return to basics takes on a whole new meaning. In it, author Gray Cook crosses the lines between rehabilitation, conditioning and fitness, providing a clear model and a common language under which …

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Personal Workbook

• <b>Author:</b> Stephen R. Covey<p>The essential companion workbook to the international bestseller <i>The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.</i><p>Stephen Covey’s <i>The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People</i> took the self-help market by storm in 1990 and has enjoyed phenomenal sales ever since. The integrated, …

Obama: Court made 'mistake' on VRA

President Barack Obama on Thursday welcomed the Supreme Court’s rulings on same-sex marriage, but said the high court “made a mistake” in its decision to overturn a key piece of the Voting Rights Act.<p>Speaking from Dakar, Senegal, in his first remarks since those decisions were handed down earlier …

SCOTUS: No right to remain silent unless you speak up | Salon.com

That’s the circular logic of a recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court, which held that simply remaining silent is not enough to protect American citizens from self-incrimination. Though it’s received scant media attention, the decision has serious implications for criminal prosecutions, legal …

The Average American Worker Has Made No Progress In The Past Decade

The mass layoffs and sky-high unemployment levels of the Great Recession have mostly receded. What's left is a bigger issue: the fact that wages basically haven't moved in a decade for the majority of American workers.<p>A new report from the Economic Policy Institute, highlighted by economist Jared …

Economics

Illicit Drugs And Mental Illness Take A Huge Global Toll

Mental disorders and substance abuse are the leading causes of nonfatal illness on the planet, according to an ambitious analysis of data from around the world.<p>A companion report, the first of its kind, documents the global impact of four illicit drugs: heroin and other opiates, amphetamines, …

George Zimmerman's Wife Admits Perjury, Apologizes to Judge

The wife of George Zimmerman, the Florida man acquitted in the death of Trayvon Martin, pleaded guilty today to perjury charges and apologized for …