books by Peter Jenkins
Abolishing Performance Appraisals: Why They Backfire and What to Do Instead
Mary Jenkins M.D
This is the first book to offer specific suggestions on how to replace performance appraisals with a more effective system that emphasizes teamwork and empowerment. Feedback, compensation, coaching, promotion, and legal documentation are all covered, as well as a variety of new alternatives that produce better results for both managers and employees.
BY ANY MEANS (JIM HACKER)
Peter Jenkins, 2013
A nuclear warhead is stolen on the way to being decommissioned. Is it terrorists? What country is the target? Could it be his old adversary, John Smith? No matter who it is, Hacker needs to recover the weapon before it can be used. Hacker doesn't realise is that he will lose a number of the people close to him as he strives to stop a disaster from happening!
A Walk Across America
William Morrow Paperbacks
Twenty-five years ago, a disillusioned young man set out on a walk across America. This is the book he wrote about that journey -- a classic account of the reawakening of his faith in himself and his country. "I started out searching for myself and my country," Peter Jenkins writes, "and found both." In this timeless classic, Jenkins describes how disillusionment with society in the 1970s drove him out onto the road on a walk across America. ...
Religious Jokes: Church Jokes, Bible Jokes, Christian Humor, Funny Church Signs and More
Here is a collection of the funniest religious jokes ever. If you are looking for hilarious church jokes and bible jokes you will find them here. There is even a section on funny church signs; you know those crazy billboards in front of churches. You will be laughing out loud at how outrageous these are. Children often say the craziest things when talking to and about God—you will love what kids have to say here. If you are looking for a ...
The IBM Style Guide: Conventions for Writers and Editors (IBM Press)
The IBM Style Guide distills IBM wisdom for developing superior content: information that is consistent, clear, concise, and easy to translate. The IBM Style Guide can help any organization improve and standardize content across authors, delivery mechanisms, and geographic locations. This expert guide contains practical guidance on topic-based writing, writing content for different media types, and writing for global audiences. ...
Along the Edge of America
Rutledge Hill Press
A copiously illustrated chronicle of a two-year journey along the Gulf Coast, from the Florida Keys to the border of Mexico, details the author's encounters with a variety of rugged, colorful characters and his reflections on his own life. IP.
The Walk West: A Walk Across America 2
William Morrow & Co
Beginning in New Orleans, Peter Jenkins continues his walk across America--with his bride Barbara. Lavishly illustrated with 48 pages of full-color and black-and-white photos, here is the story of the journey that captured a nation's heart, now available for the first time in trade paperback.
William Morrow & Co
In the mid-1970s Peter Jenkins set out across the country's heartland to rediscover America. His stirring account of that extraordinary quest unfolded in the two bestselling books, A Walk Across America and The Walk West, which brought joy and inspiration to millions of readers. Now The Magnificent Journey Of Discovery Continues On The Far Side Of The World... Across China A phone call from a friend marked the beginning of a rare opportunity ...
Looking for Alaska
St. Martin's Griffin
More than twenty years ago, a disillusioned college graduate named Peter Jenkins set out with his dog Cooper to look for himself and his nation. His memoir of what he found, A Walk Across America , captured the hearts of millions of Americans. Now, Peter is a bit older, married with a family, and his journeys are different than they were. Perhaps he is looking for adventure, perhaps inspiration, perhaps new communities, perhaps unspoiled ...
A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf
Here is the adventure that started John Muir on a lifetime of discovery. Taken from his earliest journals, this book records Muir's walk in 1867 from Indiana across Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia, and Florida to the Gulf Coast. In his distinct and wonderful style, Muir shows us the wilderness, as well as the towns and people, of the South immediately after the Civil War.
Wealth and Justice: The Morality of Democratic Capitalism (Values and Capitalism)
Arthur C. Brooks
Popular opinion would have us believe that America's free market system is driven by greed and materialism, resulting in gross inequalities of wealth, destruction of the environment, and other social ills. Even proponents of capitalism often refer to the free market as simply a 'lesser evil' whose faults are preferable to those of social democracy or communism. But what if the conventional understanding of capitalism as corrupt and unprincipled ...
Funny Jokes for Adults: All Clean Jokes, Funny Jokes that are Perfect to Share with Family and Friends, ...
In this book, the Best Selling Humor Author, Peter Jenkins, has assembled some of his funniest clean jokes ever. There are over 100 pages of funny jokes in this book that are all perfect for any occasion. These jokes will keep you entertained for quite a while (unless you are a speed reader!) You will be able to read and share these jokes with family, friends, co workers and kids….everyone. These funny jokes are of the longer variety, ...
Jokes for Kids: All Clean Jokes for Kids Ages 9-12, Book #3 (Funny Jokes for Kids)
This is the third book in the series “Funny Jokes for Kids.” It picks up right where Book #2 left off—with lots and lots of new and really funny, clean story jokes. The jokes in this book, as with all the books of this series, are of the longer variety. There are no short riddle or knock knock jokes here. Because of that children will love this as a reader book or just for fun. All these funny jokes for kids are all clean jokes and ...
The Superhero Reader
University Press of Mississippi
Despite their commercial appeal and cross-media reach, superheroes are only recently starting to attract sustained scholarly attention. This groundbreaking collection brings together essays and book excerpts by major writers on comics and popular culture. While superhero comics are a distinct and sometimes disdained branch of comics creation, they are integral to the development of the North American comic book and the history of the medium. For ...
William Morrow & Co
If you've ever loved a dog, a cat, an old barn, or a place in the country, you will love CLOSE FRIENDS. Meet UFO, the shy Brahman bull who mates only at night; and Tigger, the smartest farm cat ever. Meet Cooper, Peter Jenkin's forever friend, a half Alaskan Malamute dog; and Shocker, the black stallion Peter took to Inner Mongolia. You will also meet the remarkable people who live among animals and who love them as he does. Of all the books ...
Strategic Management and Business Analysis
, Peter Cooke, ...
Strategic Business Analysis shows students how to carry out a strategic analysis of a business, with clear guidelines on where and how to apply the core strategic techniques and models that are the integral tools of strategic management. The authors identify the key questions in strategic analysis and provide an understandable framework for answering these questions. Several case studies are used to focus understanding and enable a more ...
The Road Unseen
Thomas Nelson Inc
A decade ago, Peter and Barbara Jenkins set out on the back roads in search of the American dream. Here is the culmination of that quest -- a heartwarming adventure of inspiration and hope, an exhausting test that pushed them to the edge of their physical and spiritual endurance, and became the crucible of a powerful faith in God.
Surveillance Tradecraft: The Professional's Guide to Surveillance Training
This new surveillance training book has been compiled as the ultimate guide and reference book for the surveillance operative. There is no other comparable book available in the world today in relation to covert surveillance training. This book will guide you through the process of carrying out covert surveillance whether you are on foot or by car, traveling by public transport or in a static rural or urban location. The book also teaches the ...
Jokes for Kids: All Clean Jokes for Kids Ages 9-12, Book #1 (Funny Jokes for Kids)
This book contains more than one hundred really funny jokes for kids. They are all clean jokes and in good taste. The jokes in this book are of the longer variety, often called long jokes or story jokes. Because of that children will love this as a reader book or just for fun. Some jokes are corny, some are cute, and many are laugh out loud funny. Kids of all ages, including adults will have a good time going through all the jokes here. ...
The Untamed Coast: Pictures and Words About Rare People and Rare Places Along the Edge of America
Rutledge Hill Pr
For two years, the bestselling author of A Walk Across America explored the Gulf Coast, from the Florida Keys to the Mexican border. Containing pictures never before published, this stunning companion to Jenkins' Along the Edge of America provides a breathtaking visual portrait of a wild, mostly unsettled region of America. Full color.
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