A frank and hilarious guide to every man´s mind-numbing nemesis: Shopping. Guys, spent one too many Saturdays marooned at the mall? Rejuvenate your manhood with the Shopping Survival Guide for Men. This indispensable sanity-saver exposes the hidden history and insidious psychology of shopping. Hint: it´s crazy. Plus, this book cool-headedly guides you through the treacherous, credit card-melting mazes of: Shoes: ´´If you´ve ever been in the shoe section of any major department store, you now know what the gross national product of Belgium would look like if it consisted of footwear, which, for all I know about Belgium, it does.´´ Makeup: ´´Egyptians used cochineal bugs to make red dye for their lips, and I don´t even care what ´cochineal´ means because the word ´bugs´ is after it.´´ Prom Dress Shopping: ´´Like most men, all you know about prom dresses is that they are more expensive than a good set of tires.´´ Fashion Terminology: ´´Puckered Bodice: A banned professional wrestling move involving a lemon, a folding chair, and a car battery.´´ Shopping History: ´´1687: Isaac Newton develops the law of universal gravity after his wife´s shoe rack collapses on him.´´ Don´t get dragged to the mall without it! ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: Johnny Heller. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/037356de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Master your saving and spending habits. This book contains proven steps and strategies on how to improve your understanding of money and help you to master money saving and spending habits. Your money-making capabilities depend on your understanding of the psychology of money. Even you buy money-saving books to learn about money-making, without understanding the psychology of money, it will be difficult for you to change your money mindset. What made you buy this book? Are you facing the same problems others have understanding money? Are you wondering why you are failing to save enough money even after reading many money-saving books? Why you are not able to stop yourself buying unneeded and costly items? Have you ever wondered why you handle money the way you do? Perhaps you´re a saver and you feel satisfaction every time you look at your growing account balances and displeasure when you need to buy something or maybe you enjoy doing shopping, looking at life as something to enjoy, so you buy on impulse and pay little attention to how you´ll survive in the future. A good money mindset is always needed to have good personal finance. While many people believe that money-handling habits come from parents or caregivers, current research is proving that our habits aren´t just based on conditioning and money management lessons we learned as kids. There are spenders and savers in the same families, kids who grew up in poverty and still develop great wealth, and heirs who blow the family fortune. If it´s not how you´re brought up, what does shape the way you view money? Buy your copy today! ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: Stephen Hufford. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/066156de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Almost every interaction involves negotiation, yet we often miss the cues that would allow us to make the most of these exchanges. In Getting (More of) What You Want, Margaret Neale and Thomas Lys draw on the latest advances in psychology and economics to provide new strategies for anyone shopping for a car, lobbying for a raise, or simply haggling over who takes out the trash. Getting (More of) What You Want shows how inexperienced negotiators regularly leave significant value on the table - and reveals how you can claim it. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio. Language: English. Narrator: Derek Shetterley. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/gdan/001681de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Consumerology:The Truth about Consumers and the Psychology of Shopping Nicholas Brealey Publishing Philip Graves
Join Mr. Coupon, featured on TLC´s Extreme Couponing, as he takes you on a journey that can save you thousands annually and set your family on a path to financial freedom. Nathan Engels, Mr. Coupon, is no stranger to debt. The realization that something drastic needed to be done to change the trajectory of his life led to his discovery of and passion for couponing. The biggest ´´aha!´´ moment of your life will be after listening to this book. If you are a skeptic, you will learn the true powers of a piece of paper. With basic couponing techniques, a little grocery psychology, and a sound methodology, you too can confidently go shopping with coupons in hand and the knowledge that you are saving more than ever before. Mr. Coupon started with over $80,000 in debt, not including the mortgage! Even in a struggling economy, coupons helped Nathan to control his grocery bill and start saving. Today Nathan and his family are nearly debt free. Are you ready to take flight? Then let´s begin. It all starts here! ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: David Wayne Brock. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/038642de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The new essential guide from The Economist. Almost every aspect of business - and indeed human life - involves negotiating skills, whether you are striking a deal, organising a team working on a project, seeking a pay rise or a pay-off, or simply settling such important matters as who is going to do the shopping or the household chores. This witty and intelligent guide looks at the theory and practice of negotiating and provides a wealth of illuminating insights into the skills and psychology of negotiation that can make all the difference to how successful you are. Its entries cover such topics, terms and jargon as: Avoidance-Avoidance Model, Bagatelle, Compromise Agreement, Dirty Tricks, Expectations, Frontal Assault, Guanxi, Hooker´s Principle, Interpersonal Orientation, Killer Questions, Listening, Mother Hubbard, Noah´s Ark, Offer They Must Refuse, Pendulum Arbitration, Quivering Quill, Russian Front, Salami, Tit-for-Tat, Unconditional Offer, Vulnerability, What If?, Yesable Proposition, and Zeuthen´s Conflict Avoidance Model. Gavin Kennedy is Emeritus Professor at Heriot-Watt University, Scotland, and the author of several successful books on negotiation, including Everything is Negotiable and Strategic Negotiation. ungekürzt. Language: English. Narrator: David Thorpe. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/012993de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.