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Writing Feature Articles by Brendan Hennessey

Advantages: Very worthwhile book for any writer
Disadvantages: None

The book Writing Feature Articles by Brendan Hennessey is a good very good basic guide to becoming a writer of feature articles. Writing feature articles is easy. You just sit and type until your eyes bleed! Well, at least, that's how it feels, sometimes ...

Martinscholes 11.11.2005 · Read full review
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What colour is YOUR parachute?

Advantages: Inspiring and motivating
Disadvantages: religious US-centric author

What Color Is Your Parachute is a job hunting manual, but it is also a great deal more than that. This book does not simply give you tips on how to write a CV or to succeed in an interview, but it offers what the author likes to call a "life changing job ...

annaroos1 09.05.2006 · Read full review
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Review of What Colour Is Your Parachute? (A Practical Manual for Job Hunters and Career Changes) - Richard Bolles

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Need direction in job hunting?

Advantages: It worked!
Disadvantages: updated/revised significant every year so.. see below

This book was recommended to me by my university lecturer affter I graduated. It took, however, a year or so before I finally bought it online. At the time, I was searching for my dreams and this book actually helped me to find it. Well, it helped me focu ...

ballpointpencil 07.02.2005 · Read full review
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How we came from wax cylinders to iPods

Advantages: Very comprehensive history of the record industry - and perhaps the only one in its field
Disadvantages: Style may be a little heavy for some - not a light read or for browsing in

As a music-loving child in the 60s, I was fascinated by records. As far as I was concerned, they were all either 12in LPs (classical or shows), 7in singles (pop), or 10in and 12in 78s (mostly classical, with the odd bit of somewhat ancient pop or music h ...

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Review of Where Have all the Good Times Gone? - Louis Barfe

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Have it all with Alvin Hall!

Advantages: Simple concepts, well desrcribed, inexpensive to purchase
Disadvantages: Not for the more advanced investor

A few weeks ago I was nosing through the reference section in Waterstones when I came across a new book by Alvin Hall, or rather I thought it was a new book. On closer inspection I learnt that it was actually published in 2004, so relatively new, and stil ...

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Review of What Not To Spend - Alvin Hall

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