About Hands-on-Guide


Hands-on-Guide works closely with a small number of authors to translate their ideas into effective instructional or reference materials.


Hands-on-Guide was founded by Chuck Ehrlich in 2006. Chuck has an extensive background in engineering and business consulting, entrepreneurship, and teaching.

Prior to founding Hands-on-Guide, Chuck taught e-business in the MBA program the University of San Francisco and founded Lymph Notes, a specialty publisher serving people with lymphedema. Chuck received his BS in engineering and MS from Case Western Reserve University, an MBA from University of San Francisco, and a certificate in bio-entrepreneurship from University of California at Berkeley.

Ordering Paper Books

Hands-on-Guide books are available from:

Booksellers may order Hands-on-Guide titles through Ingram, Baker & Taylor, and other book distributors. We offer discounts on publisher direct orders for author events or bulk sales, please use the Contact page to request details.

Ordering E-Books

Our e-book titles are available on many types of e-readers including Amazon Kindle, Apple iBook, and others. Order e-books via the retailers associated with your e-reader device. Sorry but we are unable to offer quantity discounts on e-books.