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How I Doomed My Ventures: Celebrating Failure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,230. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
The book is a true story about entrepreneurship and confronting failure.Aman the protagonist is a 15 year old boy with entrepreneurial dreams.He starts his first venture which is an education portal which is unsuccessful.He is not deterred by his failure and instead goes on to launch another venture which fails too. It describes about his struggles and perseverance.
Selfridge: The Life and Times of Harry Gordon Selfridge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,720. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Just for a moment try to put every shopping trip you’ve ever made out of your head. Imagine a different world. Imagine that all the goods for sale are locked away in cabinets and to handle them, or even to examine them closely, you need to ask a shop assistant to open it up for you. Imagine that within seconds of entering a store a floorwalker approaches you and asks if you’re planning to buy some
The miseducation of Michelle Rhee
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Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Michelle Rhee was sold to the public as the savior of the Washington D.C. school system. She was an ivy league darling who would be the person to finally reform the swarthy denizens of its poor neighborhoods and make them see the true value of an education. But the reformations she would initiate after becoming School Chancellor would have her looking more like Lex Luthor than Superman.
Death by a Thousand Cuts- A Retail Misadventure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
"What else can possibly go wrong?" These are the words you'll share as you read this wonderful tale of the author's life as the owner of an upscale decor shop in Billings, MT. A humorous chronology of her days observing the calamitous happenings that occur while she partakes in her dream of store ownership, this will make you run from doing the same. Great photos only add to the enjoyment!
Who Says Grime Doesn't Pay?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Who Says Grime Doesn't Pay is an insightful, humorous look into the world of two zany housewives who started a cleaning business to fight boredom and bill collectors. The book chronicles some of the people and situations they encountered over the years they worked together.
Santa Rosa Books Blogs Web Advertising
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
My mother taught Mathematics in Santa Rosa for over 37 years. Penny Chee started to search for news on Google. She was becoming a Facebook fanatic. I began to interviewing her as she taught Math with a video camera. My mother began writing books after retiring from Math. I began developing websites for Penny Chee on SantaRosaCalifornia.Co, SantaRosaSonoma.com, MathChemistry.com and FamilyNovel.net
One Room Cottage to the Richest Man
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
There are numerous examples of simple men becoming one of the richest in the world, but the ultimate force behind their success happens to be self-belief and dedication to the work they are doing.
Shark Tank Bios
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
Go behind the scenes of ABC'c Shark Tank and enter the world of The Sharks. Read about their rags-to-riches tales and learn from their mistakes. You will be inspired as you see how these remarkable entrepreneurs have made their fortunes and gained financial freedom. Shark Tank Bios is a must read book for anyone wanting to achieve success in business, personal finances or in life.
Sergey Brin and Larry Page: The Creators of Google
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
It is undeniable the influence Google has had. The company filters into every aspect of our lives—whether we are searching for information, using a map to navigate to a destination, or shopping online. “Sergey Brin and Larry Page: The Creators of Google” introduces readers to the two men that have put the world at our fingertips.
Jack Dorsey: the co-creator of Twitter
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Jack Dorsey is the co-founder of Twitter, a social media platform like none other that allows users to have their voice broadcast to the masses, 140 characters at a time. With Twitter, Dorsey has managed bridge the social gaps that entrepreneurs have been trying to close for years.
Up, Up and Away
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,050. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Have you ever had a problem and you just couldn’t get it solved? When you feel like you’re making a difference, do more roadblocks seem to be placed in your way? Do you believe that no matter what you do, someone is always trying to hinder your progress? This is a harrowing tale of someone trying to do right but continually butting up against multiple roadblocks that will make the reader cringe.
Unsinkable: Find a Job, Create a Career, Build a Business
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,920. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
How can you create less stress, more time to enjoy family & friends, and a good paycheck? Molly uses "Irish Story Telling" to give readers spirited advice on how to stay afloat during job interviews and swim upstream through office fiascos and business blunders. She has made the mistakes so you don't have too! Molly's stories are your hot toddy and warm blanket so you can JUMP in with both feet!
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You set the price! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This story is a true story of my former company where names were changed and the people involved are reaaly gone Hope you enjoy Tusami statistics the abilty to create relationships.
Climbing Mountains - How I succeeded in business and how you can too!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,120. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This is the truth about my journey from the humblest of beginnings to becoming a successful businessman. I want this book to be an inspiration to anyone seeking success in their life. I've had more knock-backs than I care to remember. I've faced bankruptcy, physical violence, extortion and heartbreaking poverty. This is the story of how I didn't give in. It's the story of how, if you put your mind
The Son of the Crisis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,720. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 by Seattle Book Company. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The Son of the Crisis follows Marco Stefanini from 1984, when the young geology student stepped into a business world of uncertainty and chaos, through many crises to 2012, when his IT company estimated revenues at US$1 billion and spanned 30 countries. In every obstacle, Stefanini saw opportunity and seized it. Every impediment became a chance for improvement.
Living in Limbo: The Beginning of the End
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,200. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
It combines a personal story and stories of middle income people with underwater homes and mortgages they can’t pay. It describes the author’s experiences with real estate agents, bankruptcy lawyers, activist groups fighting foreclosures, and others. It concludes with what the author learned in navigating the system, selling her home, renting in San Francisco, and becoming successful again.
Smashwords Job Application
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This is my preliminary application to join the Smashwords vetting team in Los Gatos and display my meticulous formatting skills.
All about Dhirubhai Ambani-A Rags to Riches Story
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 208. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Life history of Dhirubhai Ambani is like a very remote dream materializing at a very rapid pace. Who could have thought that the son of a poor school teacher from a small village of Gujarat would come to be the richest man in India and among the fifty richest people in the world?
From Blue Collar to Businessman
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Keller L. Coleman IV, better known as “Coach Keller,” went from Blue Collar to Businessman because he made a plan and made it happen. Many people have dreams and make plans they don’t know how to execute; hence they never come to fruition. I want to empower you to live the life of your dreams, not just by making a plan, but by seeing it through and making it happen.
Detective Auditing - an internal auditor's journey
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Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
A short story - the author shares some true experiences when he worked as an internal auditor.