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Crowdfunding for Beginners

How to Raise Money for Start-Ups, Early Stage

Enterprises, Charities and Non-Profits

By: Incorporated

RELEASED in June 2014  More than $2.7 billion is being raised every year through crowdfunding. Most of the money is raised by charities and non-profits; as reward-based fundraising for books, theatre productions and lending for personal debt. Equity- crowdfunding is gaining traction in the UK, Australia and New Zealand but is struggling under a regulatory burden in the US and Canada. Softcover; 156 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-706-7  $24.95 US. MORE INFO 


Self-Publishing for Beginners

How to Prepare, Edit, Publish and Market

Your Own Print Books and eBooks

By: Incorporated

RELEASED in June 2014 Computer software to help prepare a manuscript and conduct research. Different ways to edit and proofread and all the cataloguing, copyright and legal stuff. How to publish print books and advertise, market and sell them online. How to prepare eBooks; the different formats; how to handle covers and some of the self-publishing alternatives. Learn about pricing and how to sell eBooks through resellers. Softcover; 158 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-488-2 $24.95 US. MORE INFO 

Be Your Own Boss: Start a Business!

How to Hit the Ground Running

By: Incorporated

RELEASED in June 2014 Where to get an idea for starting a business and find out if it can make money. Learn about the legal forms of business; how to set objectives and begin operations. Computer hardware and software that can help you get off to a flying start. The basics of advertising; both offline and online. Inexpensive and easy ways to create a Web site and sell products or services over the Internet. How write a business plan. Softcover; 156 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-708-8 $24.95 US. MORE INFO 

Business Start-up in the Digital Age

Smart Ways to a Successful Launch

By: Incorporated

RELEASED in June 2014 Helps inventors as well as those who want to sell an existing product or find something appropriate. Start a service business. Selecting a name and legal structure. Home-based business versus commercial and retail leases. Calculate human resource requirements. Online and offline advertising. Set up a Web site to sell online. Calculate the money needed to start. Software for creating a business plan. Softcover; 164 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-522-3  $24.95 US. MORE INFO 


Make Money Selling Your Digital

Products Online

How to Create, Advertise and Market eBooks

Streaming Videos and Audio Books

By: Incorporated

RELEASED in June 2014  Create, sell and deliver digital products over the Internet. Open a Web site and sell online. Ways to promote your site and improve your chances of being discovered. How to use metadata to help in the "discoverability" of your individual titles. Softcover; 148 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-715-9 $24.95 US. MORE INFO 


A Raging Gold Bull or a

Hibernating Golden Bear?

Investment Reality Check

By: Incorporated

RELEASED in June 2014 Written by a former mining analyst, under a pseudonym, this book covers some of the less publicized factors which influence the price. These will be of interest to gold bugs as well as those who are curious about investing in the yellow metal. Softcover; 132 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-703-6  $19.95 US. MORE INFO 


Mountains of Sugar, Canyons of Salt

Pools of Fat

Welcome to Your Local Grocery Store!

By: Incorporated

RELEASED in June 2014 This book lambasts food producers and retailers for not doing more to help prevent diabetes, heart disease and strokes which cause huge numbers of deaths. It examines the main culprits: salt, fat and sugar. It looks at prepared foods, growth hormones and genetically modified foods. It criticizes the grocery trade for doing pathetically little to encourage customers to purchase healthy foods that are good for their health. Softcover; 58 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-712-8  $14.95. MORE INFO 


Bitcoin Mania

The Birth of a Worldwide Virtual Currency or the Start of an Insane Bubble?

By: Incorporated

RELEASED in March 2014 A delightfully cynical book which looks at the paper fiat currencies which we use everyday and questions how long they can survive. Could worthless paper be replaced by an ingenious worldwide cryptocurrency called "Bitcoin" which threatens to overturn the tables of traditional fiat money changers? Softcover; 156 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-500-1   $24.95 US. MORE INFO 


Business Start-Up for Beginners

How to Become Your Own Boss


By: Incorporated

Published June 2012

This book shows you what it takes to become an entrepreneur and how to find ideas to start your business. You have to acquire a lot of skills very quickly and this book will alert you to some of the things you will need to know. It provides you with  insight, based on first- hand experience. Softcover, 116 pages, ISBN 978-1-55270-444-8; $19.99 US. MORE INFO



Bank Financing for Beginners

How to Borrow Money to Grow Your Business

By: Incorporated

Published June 2012

This book should definitely be on your reading list before you go charging into you bank in search of a business loan. Credit conditions may be tight, but this book should increase your chances of securing a bank loan.  Softcover; 114 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-459-2  published in 2012;  $19.99 ($US). MORE INFO




Venture Capital Financing for Beginners

How to Raise Equity Capital from Venture Capitalists and Angels

By: Incorporated

Published June 2012

If you are already in business or about to start a business, this book will help you raise equity capital from traditional venture capitalists or from "angels".  Softcover; 110 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-458-5  published in 2012;  $19.99 ($US). MORE INFO




Gold Investing for Beginners

An Opportunity for Huge Gains or a Bubble About to Burst?

By: Incorporated

Published June 2012  

Find out about the major factors which influence the price of gold and determine for yourself whether a gold bubble has developed and is about to burst or whether investing in gold still offers an opportunity to make huge gains. ISBN: 978-1-55270-445-5   Softcover, $19.99 ($US). MORE INFO


Stock Market Investing for Beginners

How to Increase Your Wealth in Uncertain Times

By: Incorporated

Published January 2012

Written for people who are fed up with the paltry interest their bank pays on their savings accounts as well as those who are sadly disillusioned with the lackluster performance of their investment advisors. Everything you need to know to get started. 164 pages, ISBN: 978-1-55270-446-2   Softcover, $24.95 ($US). MORE INFO




Food Poisoning and Waterborne Illness

How to Prevent 1.8 Million Deaths Every Year

By: Incorporated

Published June 2012  

Figures from the World Health Organization and the Government of Ghana, suggest that between 1.8 million and 2.2 million deaths occur every year due to food poisoning and waterborne illness. There are many  ways to significantly reduce the death rate. You will  find out why governments are reluctant to regulate or take steps to meet the challenge. 116 pages, ISBN 978-1-55270-449-3; $19.99 ($US).   MORE INFO



eBook Publishing for Beginners

How to Make Money Selling Your Digital Books Online


By: Incorporated

Published June 2012

Barclay's Capital has suggested that a quarter of all worldwide book sales in 2015 will be made up of eBooks. This is wake-up call to publishers who are still trapped in the print-on-paper world. It also has ramifications for bookstores, libraries and the book supply chain .Softcover; 112 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-456-1  published in 2012; $19.99 ($US).  MORE INFO



Desktop Publishing for Beginners

How to Create Great Looking Brochures, Books and Documents

By: Incorporated

Published June 2012

This book will introduce you to desktop publishing and shows you how you can create your own brochures, books and documents. It is s, although some are available for the Macintosh. Softcover; 114 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-455-4  published in 2012;  $19.99 ($US).  MORE INFO



Digital Photography for Beginners

How to Create Great Photos for Fun or Profit

By: Incorporated

Published June 2012

If you want to become a digital shutterbug, the place to start is by reading this excellent introduction which tries to explain everything in plain, non-technical terms. Softcover; 98 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-447-9  published in 2012;  $17.99 ($US).  MORE INFO




Time Management for Beginners

How to Get the Most Out of Every Day

By: Incorporated

Published June 2012

There is a saying that some people count time, while others make time count. This book is about making time count. Itís about managing your time effectively so that you can get the most out of each and every day of your life. Softcover; 114 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-453-0  published in 2012; $19.99 ($US). MORE INFO




Public Speaking for Beginners

How to Communicate Effectively in the Digital Age

By: Incorporated

Published June 2012

The Kingís Speech, drew attention to public speaking by someone with a disability. Even if you don't have a disorder, speaking in public can still be a challenge. This book will  help you communicate effectively with your audience. Softcover; 78 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-452-3  published 2012; $15.99 ($US) MORE INFO




Steps to Choosing the Right Computer for

Your Home or Business


A No-Nonsense Guide Which Cuts Through All the Hype


By: Incorporated

Published June 2012

Read this book before you purchase a new computer. It leads you through all factors you should consider. Computer store sales people are more interested in making a commission than on selling you what you need. This book will help. Softcover; 96 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-454-7  $17.99 ($US). MORE INFO



Software for Small Business - 2011 Edition


Windows & Vista programs to help you 

improve efficiency and productivity


By: Iain Williamson     

Published in July 2011

This book introduces you to over 265 software programs for small and home-based businesses. It will also benefit you if you work in a large organization, since many of the products can be used in a networked environment. You will find it invaluable if you are studying business at school or college. 348 pages; ISBN: 978-1-55270-405-9; ISSN:1492-384X  $79.95 (US).    MORE INFO   



Death by Food


Why More People in North America Die By Food

Poisoning than Were Murdered in 9/11


By: Iain Williamson


Published December 2009

A critical examination of the U.S. peanut salmonella contamination and the listeria tragedy in Canada and the governmentís response. In the USA, a total of 76 million cases of food poisoning occur annually. Food poisoning is now the leading cause of illness in Canada with one in every three Canadians becoming ill every year. Aside from the personal suffering and death, there is a tremendous cost to the medical system and worker productivity. Softcover, 156 pages, ISBN 978-1-55270-383-0;  $24.95 ($US). MORE INFO



Self-Employment for Beginners


How to Create Your Own Job in a Recession  


By: Incorporated


Published March 2010

With huge increases in job losses, many people are finding it impossible to find work. Students who are graduating from school, college or university are facing challenges like never before. This book will guide all of them through the process of working for themselves; where to get ideas and how to go about it. It is full of practical tips. Softcover, 141 pages, ISBN 978-1-55270-382-3;  $24.95 ($US). MORE INFO 



Steps to Starting a Recession-Proof Business


Where to Find Ideas and How to Start 


By: Incorporated


Published March 2010

Recessions are tough times to start a business and it is imperative to choose one that will survive. This book provides a lot of tips on finding areas which will survive and prosper during a severe economic downturn. It also shows readers how to advertise; set up their business and select the right computer hardware and software. Softcover, 145 pages, ISBN 978-1-55270-381-6;  $24.95 ($US). MORE INFO




Management During an Economic Crisis


Best Practices for Small Business 

Survival in a Recession 


By: Robert Papes


Published January 2010

Best practices which are vital to every small business to help them survive the current recession because "hope" of better times is not a viable strategy. This book is all meat and potatoes with no filler.  Softcover, 169 pages, ISBN 978-1-55270-384-7;  $29.95 ($US). MORE INFO






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