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image Are You The Man? - 201 Lessons I Wish My Dad Would Have Taught Me
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Attention "Young Men" and those who parent and love them! If you asked the "average" man "What is a real man?" the responses might literally shock you.

Most men (including society) would have us believe that a "real man" is defined by his physical strength, perceived power, professional position, income level/bank account, personal possessions, potential or actual sexual conquests, and/or his level of public respectability.

All of these definitions offer a misguided and somewhat distorted view of manhood. But the real issue isn't how OTHERS define a "real man"; the more important question is how do YOU?

In "Are You the Man?" award-winning author, speaker, and educator, Professor Joe allows you to eavesdrop on his spiritual and emotional journey through manhood - by sharing with you 201 lessons his dad never taught him about being a man.

Through tough lessons, and sometimes painful confessions (that were originally intended for his own son), Joe will help you (or the son you love) re-examine and re-evaluate everything you've been taught (or not taught) about being a "real man."

image Lessons from the Road - Inspirational Insights by Leading Speakers in Education
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If experience is the best teacher, then what do you call the collective experience of others? We say, "better." Well, that's exactly what you get in the book "Lessons from the Road."

This book brings together the minds, souls, and talents of more than 24 of America's leading speakers in education. Sharing ideas and insights they gathered over the years that have not only impacted their personal lives, but the lives of millions of teachers, students, and leaders all over the world, "Lessons from the Road" is a road map you can trust.

Covering such topics as determination, life, love, relationships, success, and wisdom - to name a few, you'll receive advice offered as strategies, tips, inspiration, and personal stories that will help you achieve what you want out of life.

So why learn life's lessons the "hard way" through trial and error, when you can learn the "Lessons from the Road" from those who've been there, done that, and lived to tell about it.

image Gifts and Handkerchiefs
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Based on his awarding-winning presentation, "Give & Grow Rich," Joe Martin and Belinda Gelman have created the gift that keeps on giving.

Follow young Kendall as she accompanies her father to work and discovers the many uses and misuses of people's gifts as she sees them through her innocent eyes.

You'll see people you interact with daily, some hilarious, some greatly gifted, some sad, and others outright mean!

Whatever the observation, you'll find the prized potential in each person as Kendall discovers the true purpose behind God's special gift for each of us.

This book is the perfect gift for anyone who's lost sight of the purpose of their job; feels their work contribution doesn't matter; feels their talents are being underutilized; or they've just "lost that loving feeling" for their work. This book could just be the attitude face lift they need.

image Good Teachers Never Quit™
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Get up, stay up, and keep going!

"Good Teachers Never Quit" is the motivational coach for new (and experienced) teachers who want to enjoy a long, fulfilling, and prosperous career.

In this small, easy to read, power-packed book, Joe Martin, "America's #1 Educator Motivator," personally shares with you 50 simple ways to keep you recharged and re-energized (both in and out of the classroom) by showing you how to...

  • achieve your goals faster
  • communicate better
  • reduce your stress
  • save and create time
  • rebuild broken relationships
  • eliminate worry
  • overcome procrastination
  • strengthen your faith
  • overcome your fears
  • boost your confidence

    ...and much more
Joe says that if this book doesn't improve your attitude on the job, then your book is broken, and he'll give you a full refund for it.

image How to be a Master Networker
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Get ready to network your way to success!

In this short, but powerful book, you'll learn how to instantly create a network of meaningful and profitable contacts that will put you on the fast track to success.

Networking experts Joe Martin and James Malinchak will lead you through a proven step-by-step strategy that will help you immediately apply the 7 Secrets for Getting What You Want Through Who You Know!

"Whether your goal is to be a champion in athletics, business, or life, you need to read this book. James and Joe give you the necessary strategies for taking control of your future. I highly recommend it!"
- Joe Theismann
ESPN Football Analyst
Former Super Bowl Champion & All-Pro Quarterback for the Washington Redskins

image Making the Most of High School
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Entering high school can be a daunting prospect: with new teachers, new friends, and new classes, you need the right tools to help you do your best.

Now you have all the most important tools, all in one helpful book- Making the Most of High School!

This new, updated edition of Making the Most of High School can help you:

  • Learn your strengths and manage your weaknesses
  • Gain practical strategies for success- both in AND out of the classroom
  • Balance your studies with friends, extracurriculars, and work
  • Plan for success in college, career, and life!
  • Manage stress in a healthy way
  • Make the most of your own college search- or find a career!
  • Ace the job search- with free sample resumes and cover letters, the hard part is done for you!
Don't let this valuable opportunity go by. Order Making the Most of High School today!

image Stop Parenting & Start Coaching
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Stop Parenting & Start Coaching is the revolutionary guide to motivating, inspiring, and connecting with your teenager.

Joe Martin, Carol Carter, and Gary Izumo combine their more than 35 years of teaching, coaching, and parenting experience into a heart-warming story that shows frustrated and confused parents (and teachers) how to succeed at helping a teenager succeed.

In this book, parents learn how to:

  • face and overcome a parent's greatest fears
  • break through their own self-limiting beliefs and child-sabotaging behavior
  • break through the barriers of communication with their teen
  • coach and motivate for results
  • get what you want from your teen while giving them what they want
  • get them to respect you without demanding it
  • build mutual trust that will last a lifetime
"Finally, a book on parenting teens that makes sense and can actually help even the best parent to navigate the teenage years! Most parents are pleased if they can just 'maintain' a relationship with their teen. This book, if put into practice, can prevent parenting disasters, restore damaged relationships, and build bridges for lifelong communication with your children. This might be the parenting manual that we've all been waiting for. It is a must read for every parent!"
- Dr. Richard Simpson
Assistant Superintendent of Instruction
Conejo Valley School Unified School District

image Study Skills for High School Students
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This book equips students with the keys for effective study skills: goal setting, learning styles, active note taking, preparing for tests, and critical thinking skills. This book will help students:

  • Discover their learning style-so they can study smarter, not harder.
  • Learn test-taking and study techniques that can result in higher test scores.
  • Improve memory to make learning easier.
  • Develop critical thinking skills that can be used in school and in life.
  • Set goals and accomplish them too!

image Tricks of the Grade
(Minimum Purchase of 10 Copies)
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If you want to purchase a single copy of
"Tricks of the Grade" please visit http://www.makebettergrades.com

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ATTENTION: High School Teachers, Parents of High School Seniors, and/or Parents of College Freshman!

Do you feel like your students are capable of making better grades?

Does your student sometimes lack the motivation he or she needs to earn the grades you know they can make?

Do you see your student working harder for better grades, but with not getting the results they expect?

Does your student feel like he or she just can't cut it academically anymore?

Well, there's a way to change all of that, and Professor Joe guarantees the results or your money back!

Let's face it, students can't keep doing what they're doing and expect to get different results; so let Professor Joe teach them the "Tricks of the Grade: Street-smart Strategies for Acing College." These are the same "10 Tricks" he's taught thousands of students across the country every year for the past nine years to help them achieve better grades in college.

There are no boring chapter skimming gimmicks, note-taking skills, memorization techniques, or study strategies. If those techniques were so great, everyone would be graduating with honors.

In only 98 pages, (also available as an E-Course at www.makebettergrades.com), Professor Joe shows students in a funny, straight-forward, no-nonsense, eye-opening way how to:

Get "inside information" from their professors about acing their course (Trick #5)

Position themselves for higher grades on the "first" day of class (Tricks #3, 5)

Stay motivated in spite of being bored (Tricks #1, 2)

Gain an extra advantage over your classmates (Tricks #4, 5, 9, 10)

Get their professors to treat them with respect, instead of neglect (Tricks #5, 6, 8)

Avoid the most fatal mistakes that most students make (Trick #6)

Ace tough courses and tame tough professors (Trick #7)


Professor Joe teaches students the same strategies he used as a college student to transform his low SAT scores and average high school GPA into "Student of the Year" honors at his university.

After graduating from college at the top of his class at the age of 20, Joe became the youngest professor ever hired to teach at a state university in Florida at the age of 24. He credits his academic turnaround to "Tricks of the Grade," and now students can learn them too!

Dear Professor Martin:
A few weeks before the Fall semester began, I purchased your book "Tricks of the Grade" from the RWU website. I really enjoyed reading it, and I did my best to implement all of the strategies that you outlined. I am proud to say that I received my first 4.0 of my college career this semester. I have a renewed since of confidence in my schoolwork, and I just wanted to thank you for sharing your secrets with myself and many other college students. The website and the book have meant a lot to me, and I just wanted to thank you for your help, hard work, and inspirational messages.
- Matthew Moring, Student


So stop your student(s) from worry about their grades, and help them do something about them!

image When Students Just Won't Listen (eBook)
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As a teacher (or parent) of a teenager, have you ever found yourself uttering any of these (or similar) phrases:

  • "Why do you refuse to listen to me?"

  • "I feel like I'm talking to a brick wall"

  • "You really think you know everything, don't you?"

  • "I'm just telling you this for your own good"

  • "I'm just trying to stop you from making the same mistake I've made"

  • "You think I don't know what I'm talking about"

  • "Why do you insist on learning the hard way?"

If you have, and you're the teacher or parent of a teen or pre-teen, then this E-book is for you. Having educated, addressed, and successfully "motivated" more than a half million teenage students over the past 14 years, Professor Joe has decided to share his secret in cracking the code in communicating with teens: the strategic use of QUESTIONS!

In his E-book, "When Students Just Won't Listen," Joe shares with you 21 of the most powerful questions you can use to "get through" to almost any teenager. Each one is tried and proven - and Joe gives you specific instructions on how to use them and when to use (and why they work).

This is a MUST HAVE resource for anyone who has to instruct, inspire, influence, and/or interact with teenagers (including pre-teens). Here are just a few of the 21 student behavior issues Professor Joe attacks head-on in his "no holds barred - tell it like it is" style:

Students with bad attitudes
  • Students who negatively influence others

  • Students who waste time (yours and theirs)

  • Students who think they know it all

  • Students who hang around the wrong crowd

  • Students who are angry and bitter

  • Students who make excuses

  • Students who are bored with school

...and much much more.

And since the book is in digital format (.pdf), you can have it on your computer in less than a minute. So download your copy TODAY so you can "get through" to your teens tomorrow.