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TAKING CONTROL: Autonomy in Language Learning focuses on an area of language learning and teaching that is currently receiving an increasing amount of attention. The book, featuring 18 chapters from key figures around the world in the field of autonomous and self-access language learning, provides insightful coverage of the theoretical issues involved, and represents a significant contribution to research in this area. At the same time, it provides a variety of examples of current practice, in classrooms and self-access centres, at secondary and tertiary levels, and in a number of different cultural contexts. This volume is a timely publication which will be of interest to all those concerned with learner autonomy and self-directed language learning.
The world of manufacturing is more competitive than ever, and if you want to increase market share, sell more products, and boost profits, you must be more efficient.This guidebook to becoming a world-class operation helps you uncover the root causes of why you’re not doing as well as you should. Written in simple language, it provides tools that allow you to meet consumer demand, reduce scrap and waste, and implement techniques to solve common problems. While it’s written for supervisors and group leaders who operate in a shop floor environment, the lessons can be used by employees within every level of the organization – from the executive in the corner office to the newest employee—to boost profits and cut costs. Filled with charts, sample quizzes and answers, and practical methods that focus on improving processes, you’ll find your job is easier and more rewarding once you apply the methods and strategies in Taking Control.
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Faced with a terminal diagnosis of bladder cancer Perry and his wife Alyssia were faced with some very hard decisions. Not wanting to accept their doctors recommendations they instead began a journey into the world of natural healing. Alyssia uncovered ancient remedies and dietary changes that added in Perry's full reversal. In order to deal with the bombardment of information Alyssia began keeping a journal, This book is a true account of their journey. Unlocking the simple complexities of navigating ones road to natural healing.
One freezing July night, the cold, hard, truth hit author Shayne Hammond like a freight train: no one was coming to his rescue. It was then that he realized that he already had the power to change his life. Until that point, Shaynes story had been one of frustration after frustration, as hopes and dreams were taken from him again and again. His school years were chaotic. His family moved frequently, and the constant change quickly manifested itself in stress, aggression, and average grades. The son of a professional boxer, he asked his father to train him. But success as a student fighter did not immediately translate to success in the professional ring. His body and ego battered, Shayne stepped back from another dream, defeated, worn out, exhausted, and dejected. Looking for a fresh start to change his luck, he began a lifelong search for a career outside of the ring. Each venture started off with great excitement and potential, but eventually old patterns emerged. Not one to give up, Shayne dedicated himself to education, reading voraciously, digging deep within the Scriptures and other books. All it took to turn his life around was a little faith in himself. And on one fateful, frigid night, the epiphany he prayed for happened. In that moment of clarity, he understood the mystery of his successes and his failures. He thinks they may be the answers to your mysteries as well. Are you ready to take control of your destiny too?
Aidan O'Keefe doesn't like sharing his team with Ellie Satterfield. So he's as surprised as she is that he'll do anything to stop her from selling out...even pursue her!
Natalie's world spins out of control when she learns that she is pregnant. Everyone around her seems to easily offer advice about what she should do. Should she listen and have an abortion or give the baby up for adoption? Tired of fighting with everyone, Natalie runs away to live with her old sister. Her pregnancy can only be kept from her sister for so long. Eventually, her sister reaches out and offers Natalie support. Natalie realizes what she must do. However, at a doctor's appointment she hears about something that makes her question her decision. Through laughter and tears, follow Natalie as she struggles to take control.
Will she ever be free of him? Leaving her millionaire husband, pursuing a new career and rekindling an old flame - Sophie finally feels like she's taking charge of her life. But when sinister events start to unfold, it becomes clear someone else is in control... Una-Mary Parker's captivating thriller Taking Control is the perfect read for fans of Tasmina Perry and Penny Vincenzi. Sophie was an impressionable twenty-one-year-old when she married millionaire businessman Brock Duvall and was swept away on a tide of luxury and sophistication. But over the years she has learned that life with a man twice her age is not what she had hoped for. She feels the need to break away from the confines of her hapless marriage, and Brock, knowing he can no longer govern his beautiful wife, sets her free. It is time for Sophie to take control. Launching a career as an antiques dealer, Sophie opens a shop in Knightsbridge, and with the help of her two bubbly colleagues, Frankie and Katie, she watches the business thrive. Sadly, her sister, Audrey, is not so fortunate. Her own marriage is on the rocks and she is spurred into a desperate act of rebellion... As Sophie begins to get her life back on track, she hopes that one day she will meet a man with whom she is truly compatible. Then Tim Calthorpe, her teenage heart-throb, re-enters her life, giving her hope that they may have a future together. But sinister events follow and Sophie is unable to shake off the fear that someone is trying to jeopardise her one chance of true happiness... Raves for Una-Mary Parker's deliciously decadent bestsellers: 'Una-Mary keeps you guessing - and glued to the page' Daily Express 'Filled with romance and intrigue but with an unexpected twist' Best 'Guaranteed to make you gasp, giggle and stretch your eyes as you gallop through the pages at one sitting' Company
AIDS and TB, “the deadly two” are public health concerns that have devastated the global village, with Africa being grossly affected and accounting for more than 70% of the human tragedy. There is no cure for AIDS - there is a cure for TB. Despite this very basic fact, millions of people do not have the knowledge to prevent HIV infections that causes AIDS. In the same vein, more than two million people die every year due to TB alone and half a million due to TB combined with AIDS. This book is about TB, HIV infections and AIDS education (AIDucation). It is about empowering communities to prevent TB and HIV infections. It is about caring for those living with TB, HIV and AIDS. This book is about taking control of TB, which can lead to preventing new TB and HIV infections. This is a true African story.