Confessions from My Years Afloat with the Rich and Famous
Author: Julie Perry
Publisher: Morgan James Publishing
Category: Sports & Recreation
Welcome to the World of the Rich and Famous. . .Travel, Adventure, and Multi-Million-Dollar Yachts: Part how-to guide, part travelogue, The Insiders’ Guide to Becoming a Yacht Stewardess: Confessions from My Years Afloat with the Rich and Famous not only outlines the step-by-step process to getting a job on a luxury yacht, it also reveals what life is really like aboard these oceangoing toys of mankind’s most affluent. Packed with anecdotal stories from her time on the high seas, catering to some of the most demanding guests in the world, Julie Perry’s account of life “below deck” on a megaa-yacht is informative and humorous.
Buying a boat can be a minefield, but a handbook like this will make it a lot easier for would-be boat owners to make sensible, informed choices. Whether buying a new or second-hand boat, would-be owners will gain expert advice on topics including: - the type of boat best suited to their needs - where to find it (brokers, etc) - what to look out for - how to assess it (especially important for secondhand boats) - questions to ask - setting a realistic budget - finding a mooring - insurance - documentation required Lively, modern and attractive, and illustrated with colour photographs throughout, this guide is packed with checklists and insights from real owners who share their experiences. Armed with this book, would-be boat owners are far more likely to end up with the right boat for them!
"Delightful, amazingly well written love story!” | “I recommend these awesome books.” | “Five Stars. Love it.” Jacob Webster is the sexiest billionaire in Seattle, with an insatiable appetite for beautiful women. He has his favorites, but no one woman can fully satisfy him. But he knows she must be out there, and he is determined to find her. Samantha (Sam) Harper is not the most likely candidate to fulfill Jacob’s desire. The 24 year old businesswoman is almost singularly focused on keeping her advertising agency’s doors open. She also has a less than stellar track record with men. Sam would love to find the right guy, but it will have to wait. What she needs most is to land the one account that will keep her in business. Opportunity comes knocking when Jacob invites Harper Advertising to submit a proposal for a new ad campaign. But there may be more to Jacob’s invitation than Sam realizes. And the thought of meeting Jacob has stirred Sam’s deepest desires and spurred her wildest fantasies. It is always tricky when mixing business and pleasure, but that is the risk that Jacob and Sam take when they flirt with desire. A Sexy, Funny, & Entertaining New Adult Romance Novella!
4LTR Press solutions give students the option to choose the format that best suits their learning preferences. This option is perfect for those students who focus on the textbook as their main course resource. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
This new Sailmate title looks at the major areas of expenditure and examines the range of options available to keep the costs of boating under control - and therefore keep owners still sailing/motorboating. A must for enjoying it while managing your budget.
This major new developed text covers a wide variety of business law topics in considerable depth and at a high academic standard while maintaining an easily readable style. The content of the book is more comprehensive than is generally found in books of this nature. It includes: the English legal system and dispute resolution; the law of contract; sale of goods and the supply of services; agency; the law of torts; consumer credit; company and partnership law; employment law; intellectual property; trade descriptions, misleading prices and product safety. The integrated approach taken emphasises the policy behind the law and how different areas of law are interconnected. It is a complete teaching package with many student-friendly pedagogic features and superb lecturer support, including a companion website and an innovative Annotated Lecturer's Edition.
Today’s most complete, credible, and authentic business law book, SMITH & ROBERSON'S BUSINESS LAW, 17E by Richard A. Mann and Barry S. Roberts continues a long tradition of accurate and consistent coverage of the latest issues and emerging trends. This updated classic delivers a detailed presentation of business law that covers all topics included in the business law section of the certified public accountant (CPA) exam. In addition, this book covers the legal responsibilities and liabilities of accountants and the corporate governance portion of business environment and concepts sections of the CPA exam. End-of-chapter cases offer a blend of landmark and current decisions edited to preserve a large portion of the language of the court. Proven, comprehensive, and up-to-date, this trusted book challenges and engages readers to ensure they gain a solid understanding of modern business law. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
An Extraordinary Yacht, the People Who Built It, and the Millionaire Who Can't Really Afford It
Author: G. Bruce Knecht
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Category: Business & Economics
Tells the story of Doug Von Allmen's plan to build an extraordinary yacht and the way that the 2008 financial crisis threatened the project and the livelihood of the one thousand employees of the shipyard where it was built.
Definitions of more than 9,000 tourism and hospitality terms are provided in this revised and updated edition. Covering such subjects as travel, ticketing, hotels, and restaurants, along with general business, accounting, and personnel terms, this resource is ideal for students, employers, and employees who work in any part of the hotel or tourism industry. Handy supplements include quick reference lists of airline and airport codes, currencies, international dialing codes, time zones, balance sheets, and international public holidays.
When John Posthumous Lerici, decadent poet, black magician and unacknowledged son of Lord Byron, is murdered, the family hire Inspector Swain. His investigations lead Swain through the familiar hunting grounds of Victorian Brighton and Pimlico. But as the truth of Lerici's criminal associations come to light, it reveals the corruption of Scotland Yard officers by two of the century's most skilful international swindlers and blackmailers, Harry Benson and Billy Kurr.