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1 in 6 People Worldwide Struggles to Read Due to Irlen Syndrome

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:24pm

While approximately half of those with this condition acquire it genetically, it can also be caused by brain injuries, high fevers, and viruses.

Key Points: 
  • While approximately half of those with this condition acquire it genetically, it can also be caused by brain injuries, high fevers, and viruses.
  • Children who are poor readers or poor in sports are often teased or bullied, resulting in feelings of shame or low self-worth.
  • In the Forward, Founder and Director of the Irlen Institute , Helen L. Irlen, explains the discovery of Irlen Syndrome and the progress made in treating it.
  • Author Catherine Matthias is a Certified Irlen Syndrome Screener and published author of six early reader picture books.

Dr. Ezella McPherson Launches Two Books on College Student Success

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 12:00pm

In the book, Dr. McPherson points out that in girlhood, African American women have a true love for science and math in primary and secondary schools.

Key Points: 
  • In the book, Dr. McPherson points out that in girlhood, African American women have a true love for science and math in primary and secondary schools.
  • For instance, Dr. McPherson states, Larry "was an African American male and a first-generation college student from a low-income family.
  • Dr. Ezella McPherson is an educational consultant, a student retention expert, and a researcher.
  • She is the founder of Dr. McPherson Coaching, LLC, an education firm specializing in increasing college student retention and graduation rates.

New Book Commemorates Toronto Maple Leafs’ Historic Championship Record

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 1:30pm

TORONTO, Oct. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Opening night is October 13, 2021 for the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, Oct. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Opening night is October 13, 2021 for the Toronto Maple Leafs.
  • The Complete History of Toronto Maple Leafs Championships in the Last Six Decades is the first book to combine the lovable losers genre in the sports-humour category, with the (mostly) empty book style.
  • Is The Complete History of Toronto Maple Leafs Championships in the Last Six Decades a book written for disgruntled Leafs fans, or a tribute book saluting the dedication of Leafs fans?
  • The Complete History of Toronto Maple Leafs Championships in the Last Six Decades ($14.95, 216 pages, paperback, ISBN 978-1-7778712-0-8) is available at Amazon, Indigo, and other fine bookstores, or at www.StanSlump.com .

Personal Development Expert and Bestselling Author Christy Wright Redefines Life Balance in New Book

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Bestselling author and personal development expert Christy Wright offers a new perspective on life balance with step-by-step advice on how to create it in her new book, Take Back Your Time: The Guilt-Free Guide to Life Balance .

Key Points: 
  • Bestselling author and personal development expert Christy Wright offers a new perspective on life balance with step-by-step advice on how to create it in her new book, Take Back Your Time: The Guilt-Free Guide to Life Balance .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210914005036/en/
    Christy Wright's new book, "Take Back Your Time," is for people who feel overwhelmed, overcommitted and out of balance.
  • It redefines what life balance is, offering a clear path to deciding, pursuing and protecting what matters most.
  • Christy Wright is a No.1 national bestselling author, personal development expert and host of The Christy Wright Show.

Sales Management Strategist, Lee B. Salz, Shares Game-Changing New Strategies to Outsmart, Outmaneuver, and Outsell Competition in New Book, Sell Different!

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 1:43pm

Lee B. Salz, sales management strategist and bestselling author, provides that answer in his new groundbreaking book, Sell Different!

Key Points: 
  • Lee B. Salz, sales management strategist and bestselling author, provides that answer in his new groundbreaking book, Sell Different!
  • : All New Sales Differentiation Strategies to Outsmart, Outmaneuver, and Outsell the Competition (HarperCollins Leadership, September 14, 2021).
  • Salz' previous best-selling book, Sales Differentiation , armed salespeople with strategies to differentiate both what they sell and how they sell.
  • Working across all industries and sales types, he creates winning sales strategies for companies around the globe.

New Book: 'Welcome to the U.S.A.-You're Hired! A Guide for Foreign-Born People Seeking Jobs'

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 6:24pm

A Guide for Foreign-Born People Seeking Jobs, published by Constead Press.

Key Points: 
  • A Guide for Foreign-Born People Seeking Jobs, published by Constead Press.
  • This book launches on Citizenship Day, Sept.17, 2021, because having a job is the basis for individual and national economic success.
  • The book demystifies the tactics necessary to find and land meaningful work so that the new Americanand Americawill thrive and succeed.
  • She holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a BA in Economics from Wellesley College.

WebMD's Chief Medical Officer Explains How to Prevent Most Cancers in New Book

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 1:00pm

Only about one in five cancers are genetically based, and an even smaller percentage are inherited.

Key Points: 
  • Only about one in five cancers are genetically based, and an even smaller percentage are inherited.
  • "Although no cancer is 100% preventable, people do have control over many risk factors through their daily lifestyle choices," said John Whyte, MD, a practicing physician, board-certified internist and Chief Medical Officer at WebMD.
  • In his role as chief medical officer of WebMD, Whyte leads efforts to develop and expand strategic partnerships that create meaningful change around important and timely public health issues.
  • Prior to this, Whyte worked for nearly a decade as the chief medical expert and vice president, health and medical education, at Discovery Channel, the leading nonfiction television network.

Scholastic Announces Acclaimed Actress Gwendoline Christie As Narrator For Audio Edition Of "Kaleidoscope" By #1 New York Times Bestselling Author And Award-Winning Artist Brian Selznick

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 3:00pm

We couldn't be more thrilled to have the uber-talented Gwendoline Christie voice the audiobook.

Key Points: 
  • We couldn't be more thrilled to have the uber-talented Gwendoline Christie voice the audiobook.
  • Gwendoline Christie said, "What a pleasure to communicate the spectacular Brian Selznick's captivating, wildly imaginative and thrillingly phantasmagorical collection of stories!
  • "Putting together the audio version of Kaleidoscope was a great joy and an incredible challenge," said Brian Selznick.
  • Gwendoline most recently starred on stage in Nicholas Hytner'sproduction of A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Bridge Theatre as "Titania."

Esri Releases ArcGIS Pro Book Updated for Version 2.8

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - 3:41pm

This fourth edition of the top-selling book for learning ArcGIS Pro gives those who have zero experience with GIS a guide to become skilled technicians.

Key Points: 
  • This fourth edition of the top-selling book for learning ArcGIS Pro gives those who have zero experience with GIS a guide to become skilled technicians.
  • Readers will be able to find, prepare, and analyze data; make maps; run an operations dashboard; and more, using ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS StoryMaps, ArcGIS Dashboards, and ArcGIS Collector.
  • Steps have been simplified and figures have been updated to match the ArcGIS Pro 2.8 interface.
  • All workflows and exercises in the book, including those in the geocoding chapter, have been updated to reflect the latest version of the software.