Bright Ideas for Young Women Leaders

Being a Young Women leader requires the eloquence of a Gospel Doctrine teacher, the compassion of a Relief Society president, and the stamina of a Scoutmaster, rolled into one! On top of that, you are also expected to come up with lessons every Sunday and activity ideas each week. Thankfully, this book provides wonderful ideas on all aspects of the Young Women program. Inside you will find valuable insights on:

Meet Trina Boice

Dr. Trina Boice grew up in California and currently lives in Las Vegas. In 2004, she was honored as the California Young Mother of the Year, an award which completely amuses her 4 sons. She’s a #1 Amazon best-selling author of 31books with another one hitting store shelves soon! You can see them all at TrinasBooks. You can listen to her daily podcasts on the Volley app on your iPhone or on Spotify, Alexa, and Anchor. It’s called “Daily Inspirational Quotes with Trina Boice”. She is a movie critic at www.MovieReviewMom.com and offers online courses for professional & personal success at Lifelong Learning Education. She helps writers as an author coach to turn their books into a thriving business at FromBook2Business and shares travel hacks at EmptNestTravelHacker. Trina has a doctoral degree in Management at CTU and teaches class at Brigham Young University. Her master’s degrees are in Healthcare Administration and Community Wellness Promotion. Trina earned two Bachelor’s degrees from BYU where she competed on the Speech and Debate team and the Ballroom Dance Team. She was President of the National Honor Society Phi Eta Sigma and served as ASBYU Secretary of Student Community Services. Trina also studied at the University of Salamanca in Spain and later returned there to serve an LDS mission in Madrid for 1 1/2 years. She has a Real Estate license, Travel Agent license, 2 Master’s degrees, and a Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do, although she’s the first one to admit she’d pass out from fright if she were ever really attacked by a bad guy. She is a doctoral candidate in Management with a concentration in Adult Education Leadership. She is passionate about learning! She worked as a Legislative Assistant for a Congressman in Washington D.C., and was given the “Points of Light” Award and Presidential Volunteer Service Award for her domestic and international community service. She currently teaches at Brigham Young University and is the Entertainment News Editor for BellaOnline.com Trina was selected by KPBS in San Diego to be a political correspondent during the last election. If she told you what she really did for a living she’d have to kill you.

COVID-19: THE INS AND OUTS OF THE PANDEMIC

Information overload and medical jargon have invaded our daily lives since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak. If you find yourself lost in the vastness of this information or still wondering how this could happen, then read on! Complex medical and scientific information—PCR tests, immunological memory, spike proteins, variants, and mutations, just to name a few—have become very familiar since the outbreak of COVID-19, have they not? What do these terms really mean, and just how much do you really know? This book explains all you need to know about the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic: pathology, diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and so much more—an easy-to-follow guide using language that you can understand. After reading this book, you will be able to finally make sense of the media reports and scientific data that have become a part of your daily life.

Meet Christos Evangelou

Christos is a PhD-level medical writer and an avid believer that scientific information should be easily and readily accessible to everyone in an easy-to-digest form. He is passionate about communicating science and translating complex information into accurate, clear, and engaging content for the scientific community and the wider public. Christos believes that “scientifically accurate” does not necessarily mean hard to understand, and vice versa—hard to understand does not mean scientifically accurate.

Technology Consultant Fast Track: How to Get Your Dream Job in IT Consulting

Jumpstart your IT job search and land your dream job while your peers are still “freshening up” their resumes! As a fresh graduate looking for your first job, if you just do what almost everybody else is doing…you will land a hellhole job with lousy pay, long hours, nasty coworkers, and exclusively clients from hell (because you thought it was your only option to go forward in your career). If you are serious and can apply simple instructions, this book can help you become a high-paid IT consultant in your dream job by the end of the month!

Meet Eetu Niemi, PhD

Eetu Niemi works as an IT consultant in Helsinki, Finland. He is a partner at a boutique enterprise architecture consultancy, Coala. He has worked five years at Accenture and two years in an industry-collaboration research project at the university, which later led to his PhD. With over 14 years of consulting experience and over 16 000 billable hours, he has helped his clients reach better informed decisions and make realistic development plans—without resorting to over-optimism and guesswork.

Successful Technology Consulting: How to Become a Top Dollar IT Consultant

So, you got that IT consulting job you always dreamed of. Now what? Sure, you can do it the hard way and spend years learning the ropes—while your colleagues get the best projects, earn the promotions, and only have to worry about selecting the perfect color for their Porsches. Or, you can read this book and get a head start. You will learn what it really means to be a successful consultant: the skills, the practices, and the mindset. And you will also be able to be one without giving your whole life away to work. Or are you a consultant with one or two (or even 20) years of experience under your belt—but seem to be getting nowhere in your career? Maybe you are the one who does all the work and gets none of the credit. Or perhaps you have ended up being the smartass who everyone hates. With this book, you will learn how to astonish your clients and earn the respect of your colleagues. If you want to kickstart your career, get this book right now! It contains critical lessons for any consultant (or anyone working as an expert, for that matter), so you do not even have to work in IT.

Meet Eetu Niemi, PhD

Eetu Niemi works as an IT consultant in Helsinki, Finland. He is a partner at a boutique enterprise architecture consultancy, Coala. In addition, he has worked five years at Accenture and two years in an industry-collaboration research project at the university, which later led to his PhD. With over 14 years of consulting experience and over 16 000 billable hours, he has helped his clients reach better-informed decisions and make realistic development plans—without resorting to over-optimism and guesswork. He holds an MSc in economics and a PhD for his work on enterprise architecture.

Transition Offense Against Any Defense

Master coaching transition offense and defeat any defense with this ultimate guide for basketball coaches. Written by expert 25-year basketball coach and player Dejan Ilic, this comprehensive book reveals an unparalleled approach to basketball coaching. Drawing on a proven foundation of easy-to-understand advice, essential basketball strategies, and a collection of 140+ high-quality color illustrations and diagrams, Transition Offense Against Any Defense provides aspiring and experienced coaches alike with a wealth of practical insights on breaking any basketball defense. Covering everything from basic concepts, spacing, and timing, to advanced passes and drills, this handbook seeks to arm coaches with tools to play against all types of pick and roll defenses, including drop, flat, hedge, trap, switch, ice, under, and much more. Readers will also discover a simple plan for gradually implementing running lanes, spacing, flow, and other offensive principles through 3v0 and 5v0 drills. Here’s just a little of what you’ll discover inside: A Breakdown Of Beginner And Advanced Basketball Techniques Exploring Spacing, Timing, And Offensive Strategies How To Counter A Wide Range Of Pick And Roll Defenses In Every Situation Adjusting Against A Zone Or A Full Court Press A Collection of Essential 3v0 and 5v0 Drills Over 140 Full-Color Diagrams To Illustrate Every Point And Much More… Perfect for any basketball coach who wants to improve their game and master essential offensive basketball strategies, Transition Offense Against Any Defense distills over two decades of basketball experience down into a concise, straightforward, and powerful guide that helps coaches of all backgrounds equip their players with the tools and knowledge they need to succeed.

Meet Dejan Ilic

Dejan Ilic is an author, experienced basketball coach, and former player with over 25 years in the field of sports. Armed with his motivation, commitment, and passion for spending hours in the gym, Ilic has spent his long career coaching renowned basketball players with a wide range of backgrounds. As an avid basketball player himself, Ilic has a proven track record of player communication, productivity, and a tireless drive to succeed. This has led him to play for numerous Serbian basketball and 3×3 teams with lots of accomplishments, including winning first place at 10+ Serbian and International 3×3 tournaments, 2nd place in the Serbian national finals, and representing the Serbian national team in USA Red Bull 3×3 World Finals on two separate occasions. Dejan Ilic is the author of the book, Transition Offense Against Any Defense, where he hopes to distill his decades of basketball experience into a concise, compelling handbook to help both aspiring and established basketball coaches and players excel in their sport. Ilic is licensed as a basketball coach by the Serbian Association Of Basketball Coaches. He has also worked as a basketball scout for many youth and professional basketball teams.

A Lincoln Conservative

A book on conservatism Democrats and Independents would love.

Meet Somto Jefferson Uwazie

I’m a conservative fighting to restore the soul of the Republican Party.

This is China – Misadventures in the Middle Kingdom Part 1: The North

Since leaving his job in the UK, journalist Alex Coverdale has spent over a decade working as an English teacher in China. During that time he has travelled the length and breadth of the country, seeing things he never thought he would see and doing things he never thought he would do, from digging for dinosaur eggs in the Gobi desert to eating snakes in Hunan Province, along the way finding himself in a series of awkward, often hilarious situations. This is his story.

Meet Alex Coverdale

Alex Coverdale is a London-based journalist, editor and dark fiction writer. When he writes about Asia he uses a pseudonym, rather than his real name, to protect the guilty as well as the innocent. And also because he doesn’t want his friends and family to know what he really gets up to when he travels.

Dark Psychology 2 in 1: This book includes: How To Analyze People & Dark Psychology and Manipulation. How to Read People’s Body Language and Spot Manipulation and Persuasion Techniques.

Do you often feel people take advantage of you or control you in order to “help you”? Do you want to learn body language basics, detect manipulative and toxic people? What do they think? How do they feel? Are they lying? This bundle includes 2 books: How To Analyze People: What Are Their Intentions? Read People’s Body Language and Get Into Their Heads Without Them Knowing. Verbal & Nonverbal Communication and Human Behavior Psychology in Use. Dark Psychology and Manipulation: The Secrets of Dark Psychology in Daily Life. Discover Techniques of Emotional Manipulation and Persuasion and Learn How To Avoid Them. Whether you like it or not, there will always be people around you trying to use you to their advantage. But YOU… will read them like a book and further reveal their manipulation or persuasion tactics. With How to Analyze People, you’ll notice people’s body language on day one and instantly see how they think or feel. With Dark Psychology and Manipulation, you’ll spot possible manipulation techniques, learn about the dark triad personalities, and how to protect from them. Are you ready to uncover the dark? Dark psychology is a part of people’s everyday lives. While some people use dark psychology tactics consciously and know exactly what they are doing, some use unethical and dark tactics unknowingly. But who is really using dark tactics, and who is just using innocent “white lies”? What you can find in this bundle: Book 1: • Human behavior psychology – the key to analyzing people • The basics of body language • How to analyze a person on a first sight • Verbal and nonverbal cues when meeting somebody • Different personalities and their attitudes • How to quickly recognize a lie • Reading People – are they lying, blocking themselves, or using manipulation techniques? • Understand their jokes – are they hiding insecurity? • Relationship signals of your partner • Apply all the above in your everyday life • Practical exercises and questions you can ask people • You will learn to listen. Book 2: • What is dark psychology and what is NOT • How to recognize emotional manipulation • Persuasion techniques • The Dark Triad • How to say no and how to handle manipulators • Understand and differ intentions – What is yours? You can use the tactics to your advantage. • How manipulation can be good • How to spot and prevent Dark psychology in everyday lives • Toxic relationships • Lying • Guilt-Tripping • And more… In this bundle, you will read about the basics of human behavior and learn about the importance of body language. You will be able to identify people’s intentions, detect dark tactics and protect yourself or your loved ones from them. Take it in your hand! Get your hands on this book right now and become a strong and influential person who masters their relationships with ease.

Meet Gary Hill

Gary Hill is an author, a mentor, and an enthusiast in human psychology. With a passion for helping people, Gary writes for those willing to build a strong mindset, reach some goals in life, and understand people around them. He shares tips about discipline, mind control, and psychology through a combination of his psychological background, his experience, and science-backed research.

Alterperspective

Explore A New World Of Perspectives and Find your Alterperspective with these Reflections! Our perspectives are always handy. It’s our opinion about everything and everybody. Perspective originates from our thoughts working at subconscious level. If thoughts can have that much power to build our perspectives and guide our life, what shall be Alterperspective? Are we ready to go against the grain of our thoughts and perspective and walk that path? The author takes a serious look at the perspectives we take in our lives and how to change them for a better life. Alterperspective is a book about perspectives, it’s about how we see things and what that means for us. Alterperspective is a book that dives into the world of perspectives. The author, experienced a complete chaos in her life and from that point on she started to see things from different angles. This experience changed her inside and outside. Alterperspective is about finding peace in chaos after experiencing it first hand. Glimpses of myself and the world around me. I had never known such a thing as perspectives. But when my life was turned upside down, I took a glimpse into these perspectives. From one perspective to another; from what I believed to what I never knew to believe. Chaos started from outside and it has deeply changed me from inside with reflections that came from the peace after the chaos. The way, these reflections can truly touch you, connect with you, change you or to bring you to your Alterperspective which is the land of perspectives which you have not explored so far is only when, you can deeply meditate on these reflections. Go deeper with these reflections. Think with these reflections, Make them a part of your thoughts. It is only then, you will not need me or anyone else to share with you the Alterperspective. With every reflection, you will find yourself connecting with your alter-ego as you explore perspectives that you have not yet discovered. This is the land of perspectives that only exists when you deeply meditate on these reflections.

Meet Shefali Walia

#StartupTipOfTheDay

Meet Reima Linnanvirta

#StartupTipOfTheDay includes 365 tips to boost your startup, one for each day of the year. The author Reima Linnanvirta published the tips originally as social media posts in 2021. For this e-book edition, the tips have been organized in different areas, covering the whole lifecycle of a startup. Starting from the problem and the solution; moving through the team, advisors, and board of directors; selling, marketing, and the customers; scaling; planning and monitoring; fundraising; and many more all the way to the exit. These tips are based on the author’s experience in working with 35 portfolio companies as an investor, board member, and advisor. Reima Linnanvirta is a startup investor and will be joining Trind Ventures as a partner in 2022. He also acts as the Chair of the Board of the Finnish Business Angels Network until the end of 2021. As of the writing of this book, Reima has 27 companies in his portfolio and eight exits under his belt; fastest in just 104 days when Digital Teaching Tools Finland – the provider of Whiteboard.fi – was sold to Kahoot! He is also a four-time founder. Reima is a frequent speaker in startup and angel investing events, having delivered keynotes from Finland to Kenya and US to Singapore. #StartupTipOfTheDay is his first book on startups.