I have a few questions for you. Are you miserable at work every day? What are you getting out of your job? Have you seen promotion opportunities open for you? Do you have good relationships with coworkers? How often are you stressed out, even after you get home? Does feedback from your boss make you feel proud or frustrated? I fully understand those frustrations, and, having been through all of them and more, I want to help. By sharing the principles I’ve learned in customer support roles, hopefully I can cut your learning curve and increase job satisfaction. In addition to sharing actionable insights on how to improve in your role, this book includes sections poking around important personal questions. Why even care about your customer service job? What can you gain from these jobs? How do you benefit from giving a full effort? I bet many of you are leaving opportunities on the table and wasting your valuable time, just like I did when I first started. This book contains the same advice I’d give to my younger siblings, a new coworker, or a stranger on the street. I’ve done everything I can to refine my ideas and present them in a simple yet impactful way. I’ve illustrated the concepts using a mix of personal experience, thought experiments, and logic to give you multiple perspectives. Between these varied styles, I´m confident you´ll gain at least a few valuable insights as you move forward in customer service. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Robin J Sitten. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/104830/bk_acx0_104830_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was born on 30 November 1874. He was an heir of a noble family of the Dukes of Marlborough. His ancestor George Spencer, a member of the aristocratic Spencer family, was proud of his consanguinity with John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, so he has decided to choose Spencer-Churchill as his surname when he took the title of Duke of Marlborough in 1817. Winston Churchill´s father, Lord Randolph Churchill was a politician and the third son of John Spencer-Churchill, 7th Duke of Marlborough. Following the example of his father, Winston preferred to be known as Churchill. His mother was also born in a respected family, being a daughter of Leonard Jerome, a millionaire from the USA. Lady Randolph Churchill, gave birth to her son in Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, two months before the expected date. When Winston was a kid, his grandfather had been appointed Viceroy, and Winston´s father, Lord Randolph, was hired as his private secretary. At that time the family had lived in Dublin and had used to stay there until Winston turned six. Dublin is also a birthplace of his younger brother John Strange Spencer-Churchill. Those years in Ireland are considered to be very important for the formation of the character of the future Prime minister because frequent parades by the Vice Regal Lodge (now the official residence of the President of Ireland) were the probable reason of his passion towards military matters. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Damien Connolly. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/082539/bk_acx0_082539_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Career Diplomacy - now in its second edition - is an insider´s guide that examines the foreign service as an institution, a profession, and a career. Harry W. Kopp and Charles A. Gillespie, both of whom had long and distinguished careers in the foreign service, provide a full and well-rounded picture of the organization, its place in history, its strengths and weaknesses, and its role in American foreign affairs. Based on their own experiences and through interviews with over 100 current and former foreign service officers and specialists, the authors lay out what to expect in a foreign service career, from the entrance exam through midcareer and into the senior service - how the service works on paper, and in practice. The second edition addresses major changes that have occurred since 2007: the controversial effort to build an expeditionary foreign service to lead the work of stabilization and reconstruction in fragile states; deepening cooperation with the U.S. military and the changing role of the service in Iraq and Afghanistan; the ongoing surge in foreign service recruitment and hiring at the Department of State and U.S. Agency for International Development; and the growing integration of USAID´s budget and mission with those of the Department of State. The book is published by Georgetown University Press. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Wayne Shepherd. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/001175/bk_acx0_001175_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Congratulations on deciding to become a massage therapist! This is one of the most appreciated professions because of the satisfaction you will deliver to others. Massage therapists are high in demand no matter where you live, and the need is only growing with time. More and more people are realizing the true benefits of incorporating regular massages in their routines, thus making it part of their lifestyles. Not only are you guaranteed a lucrative career as a therapist, the jobs are also abundant and only growing. Massage therapists help individuals relieve pain caused by day to day stress build-up, body tightening, injury or illness. Many people these days have incorporated regular massages in their lifestyle routines to proactively mitigate physical problems, maintain good posture and just feel better. A massage therapist´s role is very important and extremely meaningful, which is why the demand for this service has continuously increased over time. It has become one of the most popular careers sought after by many today. Most practicing therapists are employed by hospitals, clinics, sports facilities and smaller private companies that are everywhere. In addition, many massage therapists work independently as either business contractors or in private homes. No matter where you live, there will always be demand for your services and thus several options near you that offer these jobs. Whether you are just now starting your career in the massage field, or want to grow your existing career, this book´s goal is to help you meet your objectives. In the next few chapters you will find information about the requirements you need to become a massage therapist, information on massage therapy schools, online schooling options, jobs, salaries, career growth and more. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Neal Lyons. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/011908/bk_acx0_011908_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Das KMR 81 D ist die digitale Version des analogen Richtrohrmikrofons KMR 81 i. Es kombiniert alle Eigenschaften, die das KMR 81 i, insbesondere im Einsatz in Film und Fernsehen, so erfolgreich gemacht haben, mit den Vorteilen digitaler Schaltungstechnik. Dazu zahlen ein erweiterter Dynamikbereich, ein absolut zuverlassiger Betrieb in Bezug auf seine HF-Festigkeit sowie die Vermeidung von uebersteuerungen durch einen im Mikrofon eingebauten Peaklimiter und Compressor. In Kombination mit einem digitalen Mikrofon-Interface plus Fernsteuersoftware RCS ist auch das Speichern und Abrufen von vorprogrammierten Einstellungen im Mikrofon moeglich.
Pure Neumann Sound im digitalen Bereich, für den Einsatz mit AES / EBU oder AES 42. Das Signal wird direkt an der Kapsel konvertiert. Schwierige Fragen zum optimalen Vorverstärker und A / D-Wandler für ein Neumann-Mikrofon gehören damit der Vergangenheit an. Mit 15 verschiedenen ferngesteuerten Richtcharakteristiken und zahlreichen Zusatzfunktionen lässt sich der D-01 optimal an nahezu jede Aufnahmesituation anpassen. Diese umfassenden Funktionen demonstrieren, was mit der digitalen Mikrofontechnologie erreicht werden kann. Die D-01 hat eine neu entwickelte Kapsel und wird von den Anwendern vor allem wegen ihrer bis dato unbekannten Transparenz und Detailtreue geschätzt. - Extrem große Dynamik: mehr als 130 dB - Neumann A / D-Umwandlungsprozess - Vorverstärker und externer A / D-Wandler sind nicht mehr notwendig - Große Auswahl an neuen Funktionen durch integrierte digitale Signalverarbeitung - Steuerung und Überwachung aller Mikrofonparameter und -funktionen über die Fernbedienungssoftware Digitales Mikrofon - A / D-Wandler, optimiert für die direkte Umwandlung des Kapselsignals - Neues Kapsel-Design - Zusätzliche DSP-Funktionen - Limiter (inkl. De-Esser) - Alle Parameter und Funktionen fernsteuerbar Digitale Mikrofonschnittstellen - Umwandlung AES 42-2001 in AES / EBU - Zuverlässige Synchronisation durch neuen PLL-Prozess - 2 oder 8 Kanäle - Phantomspeisung - Word-Uhr ein und aus - Integrierter Wordclock-Generator Fernbedienung Software - Kontrolle und Überwachung aller Parameter - DSP-Funktionskontrolle - Spitzenpegelmesser - Verstärkungsreduktionsbalken für Limiter - Speichern, kopieren und abrufen für komplette Setups