Books tagged: corporate america

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From Secretary to C.E.O. : A Guide to Climbing the Corporate Ladder Without Losing Your Identity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,290. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
Written by business and academic advisor Natalya Sabga, "From Secretary to CEO: a Guide to Climbing the Corporate Ladder Without Losing Your Identity" makes liberal use of inspiring personal examples and anecdotes derived from the author's own journey down Corporate Lane.
The Program
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A successful, beige-wearing businesswoman makes an art of minding her own business, blending in, not making waves. But after hundreds of identical business motivational conventions, each with their own system for getting ahead, maximizing her potential, executing success, demonstrating excellence…she meets someone who offers to show her the evil pattern behind it all. Sort of.
New Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Calling the new girl, Lucy, odd ends up more than a tad bit of understatement. In a short period of time, she frees Amber of her inhibitions, her prestigious corporate project, her teeth, her sense of style…and her sanity. A bizarre tale of corporate cannibalism…or a generous sacrifice for a fellow human being? All depends on your perspective.
A Progressive Mind: Personal Reflections On Reality
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A progressive book of aphorisms and random thoughts of a homeless hippie, decorated US Marine Vietnam War veteran, 28 year union member and deeply political American. Personal views on the absolute uselessness of religion, war and greed as well as the necessity of equally sharing what the universe offers. I speak of my beliefs as an occasional atheist, occasional agnostic and eternal Progressive.
Greased Wheels: A Kyle Shannon Mystery
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Series: Kyle Shannon Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,010. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While on a temp assignment at the corporate offices of a large manufacturer, Kyle Shannon learns that some people will do anything to get what they want. After a county politician is found dead in a forest preserve and a treasured local landmark is threatened, Kyle examines what she thinks she knows about the people she considers friends. One of them is probably a killer.
Rantings of a Disturbed Mind
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Essay » Author profile
Normal day-to-day activities which are typically part of the American fabric, completely annoy some folks: going to the doctor, shopping at Costco, listening to commercials. In a perfect world people wouldn't smack their lips or talk during movies. But this isn't a perfect place. Earth is filled with those with disturbed minds - like mine.
The Bridge: A Seven-Stage Map To Redefine Your Life And Purpose
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by The I AM Foundation. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Are you at an impasse in your life, where the past no longer works for you and the future is uncertain? Do you have more questions than answers? Have you recently experienced a profound ending of a relationship, a career or a belief system? Are you questioning the meaning and purpose of your life? If you answered yes, to any of these questions, then you are empowered to make dynamic change...
Bathman
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Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dedicated to those of the Dilbert generation: overworked, underappreciated and certainly underpaid. This short story provided for your quick reading entertainment by J. Conrad Guest, author of the detective novel series, "One Hot January" and "January's Thaw", and the romantic baseball novel "Backstop, A Baseball Love Story in Nine Innings".
Is It 5 Yet? - From Worker to Owner
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Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » New business enterprises
Before successful entrepreneurs became who they are today, they certainly had to work for others and just like you had to find TIME to differentiate themselves from those around them who continued to wonder when 5 O'clock would come. Is It 5 Yet is aimed to help you undertake that journey that many fear to start and allows you to overcome the initial fears that take over your mind.
Silver Icon
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Silver Icon is a short story about a day in the life of a typical American worker at a typical American corporation during a reduction in workforce action. Job elimination, off-shoring, and systemic layoffs to reduce costs is common place in today’s workforce. This is the story of Rick, an information technology worker, who experiences this ever repeating story in America.