Ten Things I Wish I'd Known - Before I Went Out into the Real World

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Grand Central Publishing, Jun 16, 2000 - Self-Help - 144 pages
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Award-winning broadcast journalist and NBC anchor-woman Maria Shriver reveals the lessons she has learned that have guided her journey as a career woman, wife and mother.
 

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I thought it was pretty good. I recommend this book to high school seniors. There is a lot of valuable information in the book that are convayed through the authors life experiences Read full review

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Great girl gift for graduation just dont plan on this as the ONLY gift you may want to include a check or piece of jewelry. The book is well written but SMALL a little bigger than a coaster. I used it in a gift basket. Read full review

Contents

Copyright Acknowledgments
Introduction
First and Foremost Pinpoint Your Passion
No Job Is Beneath
Who You Work for and with Is As Important As What You
Your Behavior Has Consequences
Be Willing to Fail
Superman Is Dead and May Be Taking Viagra
Children Do Change Your Career
Marriage Is a Hell of a Lot of Hard Work
Dont Expect Anyone Else to Support You Financially
Laughter
Afterword
Copyright

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Maria Shriver is a Peabody and Emmy Award-winning journalist and the NYT bestselling author of "Ten Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Went Into the Real World" and the children's books "What's Wrong With Timmy?", "What's Happening to Grandpa?", and "What's Heaven? "In 1983 she became a national reporter at CBS News; she later moved to NBC, where she anchored a variety of news programs and specials as well as covering presidential races and other stories. She lives with her husband, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, and their four children in Los Angeles.

The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer?care, ?support and research.?Their mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

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