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If you've not heard of the "Dummies" books, they're straight forward introductions to a wide variety of topics written by experts in the field. This series of podcasts features authors providing topic-specific advice from their books such as "Napoleon for Dummies", "Hacking for Dummies" , "Diabetes for Dummies", "Astronomy for Dummies", "Branding for Dummies", "AdWords For Dummies", "Jane Austen For Dummies", and a lot more. If you want some basic education on topics that aren't always easy to grasp, check out this podcast. Learn about something new this week!


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Very Enlightening
Reviewer wongied
 June 24, 2009
Every topic discussed gives an abundance of insight, some with a twist of humour based on the person giving the information. Great stuff. There is just so much to learn.

Great!
Reviewer joebenson
 June 24, 2009
These Dummy podcasts are really good shortcuts to a wide variety of topics which we may not have thought about! Interesting collection! Keep it up and keep on surprising us!

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Episode 31: What is Strategic Planning and What Can it Do for Me

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Erica Olsen
21 Wed,, May


This For Dummies podcast discusses what strategic planning is and how individuals, organizations, and businesses use strategic planning as a tool to achieve personal, organizational, and business success.

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Episode 30: The Life and Times of Jane Austen

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Joan Elizabeth Klingel Ray, PhD
14 Thu,, Feb


Want to know more about Jane Austen? This podcast features an interview with Joan Elizabeth Klingel Ray, PhD the author of Jane Austen For Dummies. In this interview, Ray discusses the life and times of Jane Austen and pays particular attention to how the real life of Austen relates to portrayal of her life in recent movies. Themes of Austen's books such as relationships, romance, marriage, class, as well as societal roles of women and men in the 19th Century.

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Episode 29: Teenage Acne and How to Deal with It

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Herbert P. Goodheart, MD
07 Thu,, Feb


Pimples. Blemishes. Zits. Spots. Whatever you call them, they aren't pretty. In this friendly guide, dermatologist Herbert P. Goodheart, MD gives an overview of teenage acne and how you can deal with it. From purchasing over-the-counter products to visiting a dermatologist, find the answers you need for optimal skin care.

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Episode 28: Optimizing Google AdWords by Maximizing Your Quality Score

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Howie Jacobson
21 Wed,, Nov


AdWords For Dummies author, Howie Jacobson, shares his tips and tricks for getting the most out of your Google AdWords promotion plan.

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Episode 27: Couples Facing Issues of Infertility

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Richard Paulson, MD
25 Wed,, Jul


In this podcast, infertility expert and technical advisor for the book Infertility For Dummies, Dr. Richard Paulson, addresses the many issues of couples facing the challenges of infertility. Seeking professional intervention, maximizing chances for conception, and reproductive aging are all covered in this informative podcast.

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Episode 26: Grieving the Loss of a Parent

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Greg Harvey, PhD
23 Mon,, Jul


In this podcast, grief expert Greg Harvey. PhD. offers insight into the process of grieving the loss of a parent. Topics include: dealing with feelings, loss of a parent as a child and an adult, sibling relationships, and supporting the surviving parent.

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Episode 25: The Paralegal's Role in Jury Selection

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Scott Hatch, JD Author: &Author: Lisa Zimmer Hatch, MA
14 Mon,, May


In this podcast Paralegal Career For Dummies author Scott Hatch, JD discusses the paralegal's role injury selection.

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Episode 24: When & How to Build a Brand

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Barbara Findlay Schenck Author: &Author: Bill Chiaravalle
1 Thu,, Mar


Along with its companion podcast, "When & How to Build a Brand," Branding For Dummies co-author Barbara Findley Schenck provides an overview of what brands are, what they do, and why they are suddenly such a big deal in the business world.

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Episode 23: What Brands Are and Do

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Barbara Findlay Schenck Author: &Author: Bill Chiaravalle
1 Thu,, Mar


Along with its companion podcast, "When & How to Build a Brand," Branding For Dummies co-author Barbara Findley Schenck provides an overview of what brands are, what they do, and why they are suddenly such a big deal in the business world.

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Episode 22: What Women & Men Wish They Knew About Sex

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Dr. Ruth Westheimer
21 Wed,, Feb


Summary: Renowned sex therapist and author of the bestselling guide Sex For Dummies, 3rd Edition, Dr Ruth Westheimer, discusses what women and men wish they knew about sex.

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Episode 21: How to Spice Up Your Sex Life

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Dr. Ruth Westheimer
21 Wed,, Feb


Renowned sex therapist and author of the bestselling guide Sex For Dummies, 3rd Edition, Dr Ruth Westheimer, offers suggestions for a rewarding sex life and a deeper relation.

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Episode 20: For Dummies Authors Highlight CES 2007

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Danny Briere and Pat Hurley
8 Thu,, Feb


For Dummies authors Danny Briere and Pat Hurley highlight the new gadgets that were featured at CES 2007.

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Episode 19: MySpace For Dummies, Episode 1

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Ryan Hupfer and Mitch Maxson
1 Thu,, Feb


Learn the ins and outs of MySpace as MySpace For Dummies authors Ryan Hupfer and Mitch Maxson give tips for starting a blog.

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Episode 18: Managing Changes to Your Software Project

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Teresa Luckey
9 Tue,, Jan


Learn how to manage changes to your software project the fun and easy way as Software Project Management For Dummies author Teresa Luckey gives tips for understanding the technologies and methodologies used in software project management.

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Episode 17: Identifying Network Vulnerabilities

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Kevin Beaver
1 Fri,, Dec


Learn how to protect your computer systems the fun and easy way as Hacking For Dummies, 2nd Edition author Kevin Beaver gives tips for keeping your network safe from security threats.

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Episode 16: Napoleon's Dream of European Unification

imperialglory@comcast.net Author: J. David Markham
1 Fri,, Dec


Napoleon ranks in importance and recognition as one of the most important leaders in world history not only to the people of his day but to the people of our day as well. He influenced the lives of the people of France and the rest of the western world. This podcast touches on just two of Napoleon's lasting contributions, his contribution to European unity and to religious freedom for jews.

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Episode 15: Estimating the Time of Death

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Douglas P. Lyle
16 Mon,, Oct


In his second Podcast episode from his book Forensics For Dummies, author Douglas P. Lyle examines how coroners, physicians, and forensics specialist determine the time of death. Lyle discusses the three different times of death and how environmental factors and the physical and physiological state of the body gives clues to help determine the time of death.

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Episode 14: Troubleshooting Tips for Your PC or Laptop

dan.gookin@gmail.com Author: Dan Gookin
16 Mon,, Oct


Learn how to troubleshoot your PC or laptop the fun and easy way as PCs For Dummies and Laptops For Dummies, 2nd Edition author Dan Gookin gives tips for keeping your PC or laptop working properly.

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Episode 13: Chemotherapy & Radiation For Dummies Book Summary

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Alan P. Lyss, M.D.
29 Fri,, Sep


In a Podcast entitled "Cancer Treatment From a Patient's Perspective", Chemotherapy & Radiation For Dummies co-author Patricia Corrigan spoke on her experience with cancer. In this episode another co-author, Alan P. Lyss, M.D. gives an overview of the book. In his overview, Dr Lyss discusses how the book helps patients: dispel assumptions regarding therapies and side effects; overcome anxiety, select treatment options, develop a patient/physician relationship.

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Episode 12: Ham Radio Isn't Just a Hobby

hwardsil@gmail.com Author: H. Ward Silver
Fri, Sep 15, 2006


H. Ward Silver, author of Ham Radio For Dummies and Two-Way Radios & Scanners For Dummies, discusses the reasons that ham radio continues to grow in popularity years after the amateur broadcasting tool was introduced. Discover what "elmering" is, why ham radio operators are essential during natural disasters and emergencies, and how ham radio and scanners can enhance your recreational experiences the fun and easy way.

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Episode 11: Astronomy Interview at BEA

dummiesmktg@wiley.com Author: Dr. Stephen Maran
1 Fri,, Sep


Take a tour of the galaxy the fun and easy way as Astronomy For Dummiesauthor Stephen Maran gets the star treatment in this interview recorded at this year's Book Expo America. Listeners will learn more about notable names in astronomy, the truth about science fiction, and Dr. Maran's predictions for the next big thing in the astronomy world.

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Episode 10: Mapping with Quake 4 Mods

foyleman@foyleman.com Author: Erik Guilfoyle
14 Mon,, Aug


Quake 4 Mods For Dummies author Erik Guilfoyle talks about making a multiplayer map that can be enjoyed by a wide range of players. Listeners will learn five fun and easy tips to making maps with greater appeal.

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Episode 9: Becoming a Great Dungeon Master

kevin.wilson@wizards.com Author: Bill Slavicsek, Rich Baker
31 Mon,, Jul


Dungeon Master For Dummies authors Bill Slavicsek and Rich Baker explain the important role of the Dungeon Master in the world of Dungeons & Dragons. Listeners will gain helpful advice for improving their dungeon master skills and cool ways to take their role-playing adventures to the next level.

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Episode 8: Chemotherapy & Radiation For Dummies : Cancer Treatment from a Patient's Perspective

patriciacorrigan@gmail.com Author: Patricia Corrigan
10 Mon,, Jul


Chemotherapy & Radiation For Dummies coauthor Patricia Corrigan recounts her personal experience in being diagnosed with cancer and the valuable information she learned while receiving treatment. Told from a patient's perspective, listeners will hear a first-hand account of how the author learned she had cancer, prepared for the side effects of chemotherapy & radiation, and made the transition back to every day life following her treatment.

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Episode 7: Forensics For Dummies : Cause and Manners of Death

thelab@cox.net Author: Dr. Douglas Lyle
10 Mon,, Jul


Forensics For Dummies author Dr. Douglas Lyle outlines the legal definition of death and explains how cause of death is determined. Listeners will also learn more about the four manners of death and the vital role it plays in helping a coroner determine whether a crime has been committed.

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Episode 6: Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies Book Summary

drrubin@drrubin.com Author: Dr. Alan Rubin
06 Thu,, Apr


Author Dr. Alan Rubin provides a brief introduction to his book, Diabetes Cookbook For Dummies. Hear an overview of the disease and find out why this book is so much more than a cookbook.

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Episode 5: Diabetes For Dummies Book Summary

dummieswebsite@dummies.com Author: Dr. Alan L. Rubin, MD
06 Thu,, Apr


Author Dr. Alan Rubin guides you through an overview of his book, Diabetes For Dummies. Hear Dr. Rubin walk you through the parts and chapters of his book and learn more about how diabetes can impact your health.

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Episode 4: High Blood Pressure For Dummies Book Summary

dummieswebsite@dummies.com Author: Dr. Alan L. Rubin, MD
06 Thu,, Apr


Author Dr. Alan Rubin provides a brief introduction to his book, High Blood Pressure For Dummies. Hear an overview of the disease known as the "silent killer" and learn more about what Dr. Rubin's book has to offer.

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Episode 3: Thyroid For Dummies Book Summary

dummieswebsite@dummies.com Author: Dr. Alan L. Rubin, MD
06 Thu,, Apr


Author Dr. Alan Rubin walks you through an introduction to his book, Thyroid For Dummies, 2nd Edition. Hear a sample case study from the book and learn more about the role the thyroid plays in your health.

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Episode 2: Building a Ski Game with Flash

dummieswebsite@dummies.com Author: Andy Harris
02 Thu,, Mar


Beginning Flash Game Programming For Dummies author Andy Harris instructs listeners on how to build a game from scratch using Flash. Listeners with little or no programming experience will quickly build a simple game using basic Flash programming skills. Ancillary materials are also available for download to help readers visualize the process from start to finish.

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Episode 1: Playing Podcasts on Your iPod and Using iTunes Playlists

dummieswebsite@dummies.com Author: Tony Bove
23 Thu,, Feb


iPod & iTunes For Dummies co-author Tony Bove gives you tips and tricks on playing podcasts on your iPod, as well as setting up on-the-go playlists in iTunes.

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