The Promise of a Pencil

Written By Adam Braun
The Promise of a Pencil
  • Publsiher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 03 February 2015
  • ISBN : 1476730636
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 7 reviews
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The Promise of a Pencil

The Promise of a Pencil
  • Author : Adam Braun
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-02-03
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : The author describes how he left a lucrative business consulting job to found the nonprofit Pencils of Promise, an organization responsible for building schools for the poor in developing countries around the world and which recently completed its two hundredth school....

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  • Publisher : QuickRead.com
  • Release Date : 2022-01-25
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : Do you want more free books like this? Download our app for free at https://www.QuickRead.com/App and get access to hundreds of free book and audiobook summaries. Founded on just $25, international charity Pencils of Promise has built more than 200 schools in developing countries around the world. This ...

The Promise of a Pencil

The Promise of a Pencil
  • Author : Adam Braun
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 254
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : This the story of how a young man turned $25 into more than 200 schools around the world and the guiding steps anyone can take to lead a successful and significant life. The author began working summers at hedge funds when he was just sixteen years old, sprinting down the path to ...

The Promise of a Pencil

The Promise of a Pencil
  • Author : Matilda Joyce
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release Date : 2014-11-09
  • Total pages : 54
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : A career is an individual's journey through learning, work and other aspects of life. There are a number of ways to define a career and the term is used in a variety of ways. Career management describes the active and purposeful management of a career by an individual Career Development ...

The Promise of Youth

The Promise of Youth
  • Author : Barbara Stoddard Burks,Dortha Williams Jensen,Lewis Madison Terman
  • Publisher : Stanford University Press
  • Release Date : 1930
  • Total pages : 508
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : Download or read online The Promise of Youth written by Barbara Stoddard Burks,Dortha Williams Jensen,Lewis Madison Terman, published by Stanford University Press which was released on 1930. Get The Promise of Youth Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Storyteller s Secret

The Storyteller s Secret
  • Author : Carmine Gallo
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2016-02-23
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : How did a Venice Beach T-shirt vendor become television's most successful producer? How did an entrepreneur who started in a garage create the most iconic product launches in business history? How did a timid pastor's son overcome a paralyzing fear of public speaking to captivate sold-out crowds at Yankee Stadium, ...

The Promise of Response to Intervention

The Promise of Response to Intervention
  • Author : Todd A. Glover,Sharon Vaughn
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2010-02-25
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : As response to intervention (RTI) is adopted by increasing numbers of schools and districts, knowledge about "what works" continues to grow. This much-needed book analyzes the key components of RTI service delivery and identifies the characteristics of successful implementation. Critically reviewing the available research, leading authorities describe best practices in ...

Content Marketing for PR

Content Marketing for PR
  • Author : Trevor Young
  • Publisher : Digital Citizen
  • Release Date : 2019-09-16
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : Are you struggling to cut through the noise and convey your message to the marketplace? Become your own media channel and tell your stories like a PR pro! We live in a fast-paced, digital-first world cluttered with brands and individuals telling the world how great they are. It’s no ...

The Promise of a Gentleman

The Promise of a Gentleman
  • Author : Linda Rae Sande
  • Publisher : Twisted Teacup Publishing
  • Release Date : 2014-10-25
  • Total pages : 740
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : When it comes to matchmaking, will the third time be the charm? Orphaned at seventeen, Emma Fitzsimmons lives at the London finishing school her late father, George, arranged for her to attend. With no prospects for marriage but having experience as a bookkeeper at her father's hat shop, Emma decides ...

Social Movements for Good How Companies and Causes Create Viral Change

Social Movements for Good  How Companies and Causes Create Viral Change
  • Author : Derrick Feldmann
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-01-08
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : Create real change in the new social movement paradigm Social Movements for Good is a guidebook for driving change, by taking advantage of the social "currency" that makes movements go viral. Author Derrick Feldmann has spent a career showing organizations how to best reach donors, activists, and employees, and engage ...

The Promise of Cinema

The Promise of Cinema
  • Author : Anton Kaes,Nicholas Baer,Michael Cowan
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2016-03-01
  • Total pages : 704
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : Rich in implications for our present era of media change, The Promise of Cinema offers a compelling new vision of film theory. The volume conceives of “theory” not as a fixed body of canonical texts, but as a dynamic set of reflections on the very idea of cinema and the ...

The Promise of Air

The Promise of Air
  • Author : Algernon Blackwood
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-01-01
  • Total pages : 171
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : Blackwood was born in Shooter's Hill (today part of south-east London, but then part of northwest Kent) and educated at Wellington College. His father was a Post Office administrator who, according to Peter Penzoldt, "though not devoid of genuine good-heartedness, had appallingly narrow religious ideas".Blackwood had a varied career, ...

The Promise of Friendship

The Promise of Friendship
  • Author : Jo Evans Lynn
  • Publisher : WestBow Press
  • Release Date : 2011-07-20
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : They were children who had seen too much... “You’ll be dead before you’re five,” those were the first words Joyce Ann could remember her grandmother saying to her and the fact that she was almost nine did not make living any easier... Joyce Ann, Josephine, Kenny, and Janie-all ...

The Promise of Murder

The Promise of Murder
  • Author : K.J. Emrick
  • Publisher : South Coast Publishing
  • Release Date : 2021-12-08
  • Total pages : 213
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : A celebration... an uninvited guest... and another murder! If there's one thing that would always be true about Misty Hollow, it was the simple fact that life here was never boring. And by extension, Darcy Sweet's life was never boring either. The whole town was buzzing with excitement as a ...

The Clean Money Revolution

The Clean Money Revolution
  • Author : Joel Solomon,Tyee Bridge
  • Publisher : New Society Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018-09-04
  • Total pages : 291
  • ISBN : 1476730636
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Summary : “[Joel is] a beloved local financial superhero, and this book is a brilliant roadmap to purposeful investing.” —Catherine Ludgate, Manager of Community Investment, Vancity By 2050, $50 trillion will change hands in North America in the largest generational wealth transfer ever. It will remake the world and be the biggest money-making opportunity ...