R. Reed

Helpful votes received on reviews: 95% (228 of 240)
Location: London, UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 144,214 - Total Helpful Votes: 228 of 240
Leather Shotgun / Firearm Certificate Wallet / Hol&hellip Adames
5.0 out of 5 stars Fits well, 28 Jan 2013
This fits the important part of the shotgun licence well (ie the bit with the photo and signature strip on it). It folds in half and clips shut. It has a matt, pre-aged leather look. Works well for me, hence 5 stars.
Brilliant CV: What Employers Want to See and How t&hellip by Dr Jim Bright
3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
Sadly, the Perfect CV doesn't exist.

If you talk to 100 different people, you will get 100 different opinions. I have worked as a headhunter for 15 years. I have seen literally thousands of CVs. And I have read at least 10 books on how to write a CV. Even so, I can guarantee that if I were to write your CV in what I believe to be the most effective format, you could probably find several people who told you they thought it was rubbish and needed complete re-writing (hence no doubt some of the poor reviews of this book).

The obsession that job hunters have with crafting the perfect CV stems, I think, from the hope that they can make a 'magic bullet' which, on its… Read more
The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywher&hellip by Timothy Ferriss
225 of 236 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A book of two halves, 4 Jun 2008
This seems to me to be a book of two halves. In the first half, Ferris gives a step by step action plan for eliminating non-essential work, outsourcing a lot of the remaining work, and giving a detailed blueprint for designing, test-running and developing an 'automated' on-line businesses (or businesses) - that is, a business whereby most of the functions are performed by outsourced companies, hence it is scaleable and allows the owner to keep only a very light hand on the tiller, through weekly or monthly reporting by the outsourcers. The idea is to free you up from the dull treadmill of routine work to allow you to focus on the important things in life now rather than waiting for some… Read more

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