This introduction to French wine helps demystify the names; places; grape varieties; and wine values, making buying and ordering wine, and even visiting vineyards a pleasure.
A noted confectionary expert offers step-by-step instructions that cover the essentials of chocolate-making--from creating ganache to decorating pralines to assembling stunning chocolate showpieces--all augmented by nearly 500 color photos and drawings.
Offers tools and techniques to systematically understand, design, and implement new business models and renovate and rework old models.
Introduces conversational German, with useful phrases for greeting others, making small talk, and shopping, as well as tips on improving grammar and vocabulary.
Tagline: The secret to memorable, polished speeches is to think about the material you're presenting - when the content's right, the confidence will follow. Everyone dreads public speaking. But Phil Collins, former Chief Speech Writer to Tony Blair, knows that it doesn't have to be this way.
An introduction to how individuals and groups act in organizations looks at behavior in the modern workplace, covering group and team dynamics, the effects of different leadership styles on employee motivation, job design and performance appraisal techniques, and tips on hiring and developing employees.
ITIL For Dummies provides an easy-to-understand introduction to using best practice guidance within IT service management. It breaks down the 5 stages of the service lifecycle into digestible chunks, helping you to ensure that customers receive the best possible IT experience.
Examines the legendary success that Steve Jobs has had with Pixar and his rejuvenation of Apple through the introduction of the iMac and iPod.
A reference useful for Excel beginners, intermediate users, power users, and would-be power users everywhere, this book provides Excel tips, tricks, and techniques. It covers the Excel interface, file formats, interactivity with other Office applications, and collaboration features. It includes a CD-ROM with templates and worksheets from the book.
One look at Excel 2007, with its new Office Button, Quick Access toolbar, and Ribbon, and you realize you're not in Kansas anymore.
Helps you create colorful spreadsheets and charts, use Live Preview, and maximize what Excel 2007 has to offer. This work shows you what you need to know about using the new Ribbon, designing spreadsheets that communicate, editing and printing them, working with formulas, protecting your data when you collaborate, turning out charts, and more.
Find and use the features you need right away Create great documents, Excel charts, and slide shows, and organize your e-mail What's new at the Office? A lot, and this book takes you through all the cool changes and enhancements so you can rev up and go.
A guide to solving Office problems and getting work accomplished.
Most users take advantage of only two percent of Outlook's power; this book shows them how to harness frequently overlooked tricks and techniques that can significantly boost productivity. It shows how to manage time and information in the new interface, covering instant searches, the To-Do bar, color categories, and more.
A guide for Outlook users, this title comprises nine minibooks spanning more than 800 pages. It covers the Outlook interface and features, along with the Outlook tools, techniques, and tricks. Minibooks include: Outlook basics; e-mail, RSS, and news; personal information management; managing and controlling information; collaboration; and more.
A guide to presentations with PowerPoint 2007. It helps you to discover how to: plan and create a presentation; use speed techniques; handle master slides and master styles; customize slides with themes and templates; make diagrams and charts; and, create video slides.
Provide Word users with the know-how to optimize the features of Word 2007. This work covers Word basics; formatting text; Web publishing; various editing techniques; and more. It also helps readers take advantage of the new Word features, including advanced collaboration, a results-oriented user interface, pre-built layouts, and more.
Creating a good presentation is much more than just clicking a few dialog boxes and typing some text. This work helps you build a presentation with PowerPoint. It also helps you explain why you made the choices you did. The CD-ROM contains more than 500 ready to use PowerPoint templates, backgrounds and themes.
Make Microsoft's brave new Word work for you Microsoft's Word 2007 rewrites the book on word processing. New to Word? The Word 2007 Bible helps you soar over the hurdles and quickly brings you up to speed.
Completely revised for Office 2007, this "best of the Bible" presents Office you with the most useful content from leading experts like John Walkenbach, Cary Prague, Faithe Wempen, and Herb Tyson.
Describes the operating system's features, covering such topics as installation, configuration, multimedia management, networking, Registry customization, and intuitive system maintenance.
The famous festivals of New Orleans continue to draw crowds back to the city: nearly 400,000 attended the Jazz Festival in 2007, and the French Quarter festival drew nearly half a million. The brand new (2007) Harrah's New Orleans hotel has been named one of the top 100 in the United States by the readers of "Conde Nast Traveler".
These attractively priced, four-color guides offer dozns of neighborhood and thematic tours, complete with hundreds of photos and bulleted maps that lead the way from sight to sight. Day by Days are the only guides that help travelers organize their time to get the most out of a trip.