Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history

The FUTURE of OIL (A straight story of Canadian Oil Sands) by Sanjay Patel
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,420. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
The FUTURE of OIL an insider s view of a crucial energy debate that will be with us for some time to come. Unless we are able to increase the global oil supply, we face a bleak future of depleting reserves and high energy prices. Since conventional oil reserves are dwindling, we have no alternative but to increasingly rely on unconventional oil...
A View from Beneath the Dancing Elephant: Rediscovering IBM's Corporate Constitution
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,610. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
If Lou Gerstner’s Who Says Elephants Can’t Dance? is the yang, this book is the yin—that quintessential opposing and balancing force. It is an IBM employee-owner’s perspective; it captures the views of those that will determine IBM’s 21st Century permanence. Its premise? IBM must rediscover its Corporate Constitution—its basic beliefs of Respect, Service and Excellence.
Innovation Breakdown: How the FDA and Wall Street Cripple Medical Advances
By
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
Winner of Maverick of The Year Award, and featured by WSJ, Fortune and Bloomberg TV for his courageous battle to defeat unlawful actions by the FDA, this biotech entrepreneur gives a first-hand riveting account of an against-all odds unbelievable fight that demonstrates what it takes to advance breakthrough products that truly benefit patients. He concludes with a fix for a terribly broken system.
Chrysler's Mightiest V-8
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,720. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
The definitive history of the great Chrysler hemi-head V-8 and the cars it powered from the 1950s through the 1970s. Illustrated with many rare photos. Anthony Young is also the author of the best-selling Mighty Mopars.
Beyond Numbers : The History of Eckler Ltd.
By
Price: Free! Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
The History of Eckler Ltd. - A graduate in commerce and finance from the University of Toronto, Sam Eckler grew up in Toronto, in the working-class Parkdale neighbourhood. His father ran a grocery store. Before university, Sam attended Ryerson Public School and Parkdale Collegiate. As an undergraduate, he paid particular attention to one of his professors, a political economist named Harold Innes.
Nokia’s Smartphone Problem: The End of an Icon?
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,450. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
Nokia’s Smartphone Problem is an intimate story of how the venerable handset champion missed a technology revolution that it sowed with its own hands. Next, will there be a triumphant comeback after this existential crisis? This is the recurrent question that the book tries to answer after having a microscopic look at the seemingly shaken Nokia’s product and strategy roadmaps.
Бизнес-стратегия от начала до богатства
By
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 33,580. Language: Russian. Published: January 21, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
his book is made up of elected teachings of famous entrepreneurs, business experts and the world's spiritual leaders. It presents a brief global aggregate business idea and allows you to work out your own relationship with entrepreneurship and wealth. This book can be useful for novice businessmen starting up their businesses, it can also help successful businessmen to better understand themselves
Forever Foreign
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,810. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
This book explores my three year odyssey working in Tokyo for a Japanese company in the 1980's. All names have been changed, but the story is 100% true. It was created to convey what life was like for me inside a Japanese company. Originally completed in 1990, I set this book aside until 2012. Twenty years later, much has changed...but much remains the same as Japan's future remains unclear.