If Its Broke Fix It

Author: Nick Harper
Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books
ISBN: 9781843178156
Size: 18.10 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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In this disposable age it's always refreshing to be able to fix things yourself. This is not a guide to complex DIY, rather it is handy guide for men and women to refer to when the hairdryer stops working; a strap on an irreplaceable shoulderbag has broken or your favourite jumper has shrunk in the wash. Packed with tips and tricks of the trade - for example, how to get burn marks off your pans and fix a pin on a much-loved brooch - and details on tools, materials and methods - from quick fixes to permanent solutions. The perfect book for anyone who hates our throwaway society and would much rather do it for themselves, whether it's moth-eaten holes in clothes, fixing a microwave oven, mending a leaking dishwasher or fixing your bicycle, you'll be amazed just how many things can be mended with a few tools, a little bit of patience and If It's Broke, Fix It.

101 Things Every Man Should Know How To Do

Author: Webook
Publisher: Booksurge Llc
ISBN: 1935003046
Size: 15.77 MB
Format: PDF
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"Remember when life was all about killing your dinner, protecting your family, and finding a good cave for the winter? The 28 WEbook authors of 101 things every man should know how to do don't either. But when it comes to modern manly must-knows-- like growing a beard, bribing the cable guy, and looking good in a Speedo-- they've got you covered. For friends, loved ones, and colleagues, this new manthology is the one-stop reference for man-tastic advice in a mundane world."--back cover.

I Will Teach You To Be Rich

Author: Ramit Sethi
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781848944886
Size: 14.50 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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I Will Teach You To Be Rich is a practical approach delivered with a non-judgemental style based on the four pillars of personal finance – banking, saving, budgeting and investing – and the wealth-building ideas of personal entrepreneurship. Witty, entertaining, wise and practical, Ramit Sethi explains how to automate your money flow - i.e. earn while sleeping, why your new best friend should be the taxman and how to beat banks and credit cards at the fee game. How do you negotiate a raise? How can you manage student loans? And can you still enjoy your daily latte and buy that iPhone? Sethi's 6-week plan shows you how: Week 1: Optimise your credit cards and learn exactly what to say to get fees waived Week 2: Set up no-fee, high-interest bank accounts that won't cost you Week 3: Open investment accounts even with a small amount of money Week 4: Figure out how much you’re spending. And then learn how to make your money go where you want it to go! Week 5: Automate your new infrastructure to make your accounts play nicely together Week 6: Why investing isn't the same as picking stocks - how to get the most out of the market with very little work.

Man Up

Author: Paul O'Donnell
Publisher: Artisan Books
ISBN: 1579654703
Size: 14.24 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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From career to relationships and grooming to gaming and more, the guys’ ultimate man-ual for living. For every guy too intimidated to ask a question for fear of seeming inexperienced and unworldly, here’s a book to answer all (or most!) of life’s pressing quandaries: Howdo you break off a friendship when it’s not working any longer? What should you cook when a date is coming over for dinner? How do you buy a used car and not get totally taken for a ride? How do you stop a charging dog? In Man Up!, journalist Paul O’Donnell and his team of knowledgable experts tackle 367 of these tough questions, imparting their advice in short to-the-point answers. Organized thematically, Man Up! is packed with essential advice delivered in prose that is as entertaining to read as it is helpful and clever. The tips run the gamut—from how to mix up a killer punch for a party to how to throw a punch when there is no other way out. Hip, engaging line drawings help to illustrate the advice, providing more than just sight gags. For every young man newly embarking on his independent adult life and for a guy at any age wanting to brush up on his skills, Man Up! is like having a trusted friend helping you along the way—except this friend has all the right answers!

Cold Hard Truth On Men Women And Money

Author: Kevin O'Leary
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781476734453
Size: 20.56 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A new financial guide on how to avoid money mistakes at every stage of life, from bestselling author and TV superstar Kevin O’Leary—“a completely unique personality. He is able to say things that are sharp and funny but ultimately meaningful” (Los Angeles Times). Don’t spend too much. Mostly save. Always invest. This is simple advice, but it’s often the simple advice that’s easy to swallow and hard to follow. Kevin O’Leary understands that getting a handle on your personal finances can be challenging at any age. Whether you’re a parent struggling to explain savings to your children, a student contemplating a big loan to pay for school, a newly engaged couple considering joint bank accounts, or a baby boomer entering retirement, Kevin offers solid, practical advice to help you make—and keep—more money. As a star on ABC’s Shark Tank, Kevin’s success with money management and in business is legendary. But he’s made mistakes along the way, too, and he’s written this book so others can benefit from his experiences. Each chapter is geared to a specific age or stage in life and focuses on simple changes you can make to avoid debt, save money, and invest for a brighter future. You’ll find real-life examples of common money mistakes and strategies for avoiding them, “Cold Hard Truth” quizzes and charts aimed at boosting your financial wisdom, and tips and tricks for making more money and growing it faster to achieve financial freedom. The Cold Hard Truth on Men, Women, and Money offers an invaluable opportunity to walk through some of life’s biggest decisions with one of the sharpest financial minds today.

Documentaries

Author: Andy Glynne
Publisher: Oldcastle Books
ISBN: 9781842435229
Size: 18.41 MB
Format: PDF
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Andy Glynne subjects the whole documentary process to scrutiny with advice on: ; Developing your concept ; Funding ; Writing pitches and treatments ; Interview technique ; Narrative ; Writing commentary ; Dealing with ethical issues ; Camera technique ; Sound ; Lighting ; Post-production, editing and grading ; Marketing and distribution ; Film festivals. The history of documentary This NEW Edition has additional interviews with industry insiders and award-winning filmmakers, and up-to-the-moment technical information on the latest cameras and equipment and a fully updated resource guide with contact details of current commissioning editors.