Making the transition into kindergarten is a significant and exciting milestone in young children's lives. With proper coordination and planning, it can be a smooth process, benefiting children, families, and schools. Is Everybody Ready for Kindergarten? provides early childhood professionals with information and practical advice to help children and their families prepare for the transition and then successfully begin kindergarten. Helpful activities and reproducible checklists and handouts are included.
Twenty-first century tools and tactics to get the word out. You want to get the word out to buyers about all the great things your business has to offer. Too bad a big-bucks marketing campaign just isn't in your budget right now. The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Target Marketing is full of clever, practical, and easy-to-use strategies to help you get your message out to the right people, at the right time, and in the right place. You'll learn: *Five easy steps to identify the most lucrative niche markets *Tech-savvy tips on using online surveys and other e-tools to identify your customers' needs *Powerful pointers on viral marketing, blogging, webinars, and other web marketing ideas *Highly-effective and low-budget advertising strategies and customer retention techniques
Business growth requires more than a business plan and a dream. You must utilize many tools and techniques to take your company to the next level. LEAP! 101 Ways to Grow Your Business is loaded with practical strategies that you can leverage based on your business-growth goals and the distinct needs of your company. LEAP! is divided into four sections: Leverage, Execute, Accelerate, Prosper; you will learn how to: — Develop a business growth action plan. — Automate your business. — Locate business capital. — Identify powerful marketing strategies. — Harness the power of the Internet. — Attract the media and gain valuable exposure. — Boost profits by innovating. — Protect your time so you can enjoy your life. —Also included are inspiring interviews with successful business owners who have made the LEAP to real business growth, along with advice from dozens of industry experts. Whether you implement just a few strategies from this comprehensive guide or all of them, the results are sure to be extraordinary. Are you ready to LEAP?
In book three of the Bobby Bright series, the world's first talking Christmas tree light bulb faces his greatest challenge ever. The McGillicuddys are going to Spain this Christmas to visit their nine-year old grandson, Remington-and Bobby Bright, the world's most amazing and magical Christmas tree light bulb, is also determined to go. Find out how Bobby smuggles himself and his family of bulbs to Madrid. Cheer for Remington when he becomes lost in the dark streets of Madrid and only Bobby and a strange homeless woman can save him.Bobby Bright Spends Christmas in Spainexplores the famous attractions of Madrid and allows young readers to learn unique Spanish Christmas traditions and special Spanish words. Join Remington, Bobby, and all the bulbs as they celebrate the twelve days of Christmas, attend a fantastic party, and see one of the biggest parades in the world. Then, when it's time for the McGillicuddys to return home to America, discover the shocking news that could change Remington's life forever, and gives Bobby and his bulb family a chance to have their greatest year ever.