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Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College
Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College
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An essential primer for life after college from the experts at Quick and Dirty Tips.
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Graduating college is a momentous achievement.
But once the diploma is awarded and the parties are over...now what?
What's the next step?
How do we bridge the gap between our college days and the "real world"?
 
That's where the experts at Quick and Dirty Tips come in. Their wisdom and experience will turn your uncertainty into confidence, your ineptitude into skill, and your questions into answers.
 
In this essential guide for life after college, 12 experts from the Quick and Dirty Tips network tackle the most important issues facing every recent grad. Including:
 
- How do I get a job?
- Should I go to law school?
- How do I lose the weight I gained in college?
- Can writing become a career?
- Is my resume causing my unemployment?
- How do I stock a healthy kitchen on a budget?
- How can I use math to land my dream job?
 
And many others!
 
Incorporate this insightful advice into your post-college life and you'll cruise straight to real life success! 

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Adams Laura D. Adams Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Your Ultimate Guide to Career Success Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Laura D. Adams Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Adam Freedman Adam Freedman Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Your Ultimate Guide to Career Success Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Adam Freedman Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Jason Marshall Jason Marshall Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Your Ultimate Guide to Career Success Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Jason Marshall Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Lisa B. Marshall Lisa B. Marshall Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Your Ultimate Guide to Career Success Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Lisa B. Marshall Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Amanda Thomas Amanda Thomas Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Your Ultimate Guide to Career Success Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Amanda Thomas Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Richie Frieman Richie Frieman Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Your Ultimate Guide to Career Success Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Richie Frieman Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Jolanta Benal Jolanta Benal Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Your Ultimate Guide to Career Success Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Jolanta Benal Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Stever Robbins Stever Robbins Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Your Ultimate Guide to Career Success Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Stever Robbins Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College Fogarty, Mignon Reinagel, Monica Greenfield, Ben Majd, Sanaz Adams, Laura D. Freedman, Adam Marshall, Jason Marshall, Lisa B. Thomas, Amanda Frieman, Richie Benal, Jolanta Robbins, Stever Fogarty Reinagel Greenfield Majd Adams Freedman Marshall Marshall Thomas Frieman Benal Robbins Mignon Fogarty Monica Reinagel Ben Greenfield Sanaz Majd Laura Adams Adam Freedman Jason Marshall Lisa Marshall Amanda Thomas Richie Frieman Jolanta Benal Stever Robbins 9781466821750 Graduating college is a momentous achievement.But once the diploma is awarded and the parties are over...now what?What's the next step?How do we bridge the gap between our college days and the "real world"? That's where the experts at Quick and Dirty Tips come in. Their wisdom and experience will turn your uncertainty into confidence, your ineptitude into skill, and your questions into answers. In this essential guide for life after college, 12 experts from the Quick and Dirty Tips network tackle the most important issues facing every recent grad. Including: - How do I get a job?- Should I go to law school?- How do I lose the weight I gained in college?- Can writing become a career?- Is my resume causing my unemployment?- How do I stock a healthy kitchen on a budget?- How can I use math to land my dream job? And many others! Incorporate this insightful advice into your post-college life and you'll cruise straight to real life success!  REFERENCE / Personal & Practical Guides St. Martin's Griffin Quick & Dirty Tips Quick & Dirty Tips [contributors] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [id] => 10629-7-5335 [order] => 7 [note] => [contributor_id] => 5335 [contributor] => Array ( [contributor_id] => 5335 [name] => Jason Marshall [seo] => jasonmarshall-1 [sensitivity] => ) ) ) [series] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [id] => 625-10629 [number_in_series] => 0 [series] => Array ( [id] => 625 [name] => Quick & Dirty Tips [seo_name] => quickdirtytips ) ) ) [prices] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [id] => USD-10629 [locale] => USD [amount] => 3.99 ) ) [formats] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [id] => DG10629 [format_id] => MEBB [seo_link] => quickanddirtytipsforlifeaftercollege [format] => Array ( [code] => MEBB [name] => e-Book ) [isbn] => Array ( [id] => 10629 [isbn] => 9781466821750 [edition] => [hide] => [title] => Quick and Dirty Tips for Life After College [primary_format] => 1 ) ) ) [publisher] => Array ( [id] => 2 [name] => St. Martin's Press [seo_name] => st-martins-press ) )

Quick & Dirty Tips

Mignon Fogarty

St. Martin's Press

An essential primer for life after college from the experts at Quick and Dirty Tips.

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The Math Dude's Quick and Dirty Guide to Algebra
The Math Dude's Quick and Dirty Guide to Algebra
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Need some serious help solving equations? Totally frustrated by polynomials, parabolas and that dreaded little x?

THE MATH DUDE IS HERE TO HELP!

Jason Marshall, popular podcast host known to his fans as The Math Dude, understands that algebra can cause agony. But he’s determined to show you that you can solve those confusing, scream-inducing math problems--and it won’t be as hard as you think!

Jason kicks things off with a basic-training boot camp to help you review the essential math you’ll need to truly "get" algebra. The basics covered, you’ll be ready to tackle the concepts that make up the core of algebra. You’ll get step-by-step instructions and tutorials to help you finally understand the problems that stump you the most, including loads of tips on:

  • Working with fractions, decimals, exponents, radicals, functions, polynomials and more
  • Solving all kinds of equations, from basic linear problems to the quadratic formula and beyond
  • Using graphs and understanding why they make solving complex algebra problems easier
Learning algebra doesn’t have to be a form of torture, and with The Math Dude’s Quick and Dirty Guide to Algebra, it won’t be. Packed with tons of fun features including "secret agent math-libs," and "math brain games," and full of quick and dirty tips that get right to the point, this book will have even the biggest math-o-phobes basking in a-ha moments and truly understanding algebra in a way that will stick for years (and tests) to come. Whether you're a student who needs help passing algebra class, a parent who wants to help their child meet that goal, or somebody who wants to brush up on their algebra skills for a new job or maybe even just for fun, look no further. Sit back, relax, and let this guide take you on a trip through the world of algebra.
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Quick & Dirty Tips

Jason Marshall

St. Martin's Press

Need some serious help solving equations? Totally frustrated by polynomials, parabolas and that dreaded little x? THE MATH DUDE IS HERE TO HELP!Jason Marshall, popular podcast host...

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The Math Dude's 5 Tips to Mastering Mental Math
The Math Dude's 5 Tips to Mastering Mental Math
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It's true—you CAN do simple everyday math in your head, without a calculator! Improve your mental math skills in one week with just ten minutes of practice a day. Join The Math Dude, Jason Marshall, as he leads you through the tricky journey of mastering addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, AND percentages in your head. Whether you're calculating the tip on a $76.85 meal or you're frantically doing mental math in a business meeting—Math Dude has got you covered.
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Quick & Dirty Tips

Jason Marshall; Read by the author

Macmillan Audio

It's true—you CAN do simple everyday math in your head, without a calculator! Improve your mental math skills in one week with just ten minutes of practice a day. Join The Math Dude,...

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