Books tagged: business satire

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They Cooked the Books
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
A fascinating historical tour of some of today’s most familiar financial expressions. For instance, “Cooking the books” originated in England when the Earl of Strafford said: “The proof was once clear; however, they have cooked it ever since.” - the Earl was referring to altering ingredients in a recipe - not the “creative accounting” all too common in today’s business world.
The Stickmen and The Kindling Strategy
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
This book tells a fictionary and a symbolic story of a CEO and his quest for a new, winning strategy. It is an imaginary tale of the business world. The managers are always looking for the change. They want to make their companies the market leaders.
Hard Knocks: Hilarious Life Lessons of a Lawyer
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
This is a book for people who love to laugh and through that laughter, learn. A satire, Hard Knocks is based upon true events. Hard Knocks takes place within the law, but it is hardly a law book. Rather, it is a Life book, detailing professional wallopings and rounding off with a dose of Aesop. Witty, surprising, at times angering, but always hilarious.