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International Banking
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 21,390. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
The story of international banking over the last twenty years began as an assembling of financial power in Europe, with London as the focal point, that would be totally reversed by the financial crisis of 2008.
Morris & Dickson Co. Since 1841: The Story of an Enduring Family Business
Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 157,140. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Distribution
Once a main-street shopfront dispensing tonics, Morris & Dickson Co. of Shreveport now competes with the major players in pharmaceutical distribution. Since 1841 presents an in-depth case study of a family business that has weathered wars, fires, recessions, and the sudden death of four chief executives. How did it survive? By grit, gumption, and the loyalty of its extended business family.
Moreni - Un secol de petrol: 1900 - 2000
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,530. Language: Romanian. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
Dorința noastră, a fost să dedicăm această carte, fenomenului petrolier din zona Moreni, cu suișurile și coborâșurile lui, dar mai ales acelor truditori, care fie că s-au numit puțari, păcurari, petroliști, au dus greul acestei activități și au făcut ca tradiția să meargă mai departe.
The Art of Hacking
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,030. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
This book celebrates the lives and achievements of some of history’s greatest hackers: from Tim Berners-Lee to Jack Dorsey, from Leonardo da Vinci to Steve Jobs. Learn about who they were and how they functioned. Discover the characteristics that allow hackers to keep pushing forward, innovating, revolutionizing industries and changing the world.
EARN MORE THAN THREE TIMES
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
This book describes the investment opportunity for setting up a SELF SRVING TEA VENDING MACHINES.
Xerox Years of Growth & Innovation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / computer industry, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
Xerox was incorporated as M.H. Kuhn in 1906 and was changed to Haloid, the name of the street in Rochester where the business was located. My e-book identifies key steps that led to success for Haloid Company, Haloid-Xerox and then Xerox, after 1961.A key merger in 1935 gave Haloid access to a copier that could make copies in daylight. The book is a fine reference for students of business history.
General Electric and Summer Islands
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
After building out their rustic but posh summer resort, Association Island, in Lake Ontario by the late 20's, GE leaders were determined to locate to a larger island so they could play more golf. Their ill-timed decision proved to have a long-lasting legacy for an historic Island in the St. Lawrence. The hulking remains of Carleton Villa are testament to GE's decision/indecision on Carleton Island
Our Code: AVPA's Strong Commitment to Consistency and Service
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Workplace culture, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
Having built A/V Programming Associates Inc. from the ground up, CEO Matthew Grisafe has learned a lot of lessons not only about his industry, but also about the keys to running a successful business. In this second edition of Our Code, Grisafe reflects on the early days of his company, the various team members who have come and gone, and the company’s goals for the future
The Greatest Show on Earth: A Brief History of the Canton Fair
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
The "Greatest Show on Earth" is a brief three part history of the China Import & Export Fair (the Canton Fair) and the 'barometer of the Chinese economy.' China’s oldest fair, known as the Canton Fair, once the sole avenue to foreign trade with China is a microcosm for China’s economy.
Power Stars to Light the Business Flame
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,780. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Motivational
Power Stars to Light the Business Flame fulfills the need for a comprehensive resource that opens up the mind and heart, pinpoints what it takes to make it and offers wisdom that is abstracted from the readers' cultural upbringings.
The FUTURE of OIL (A straight story of Canadian Oil Sands) by Sanjay Patel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,420. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,610. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management
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
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business
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
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,720. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
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.
The Maker's Mark Story: From Dream to Major Brand in Two Generations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A long-time businessman and business journalist, Joel Whitaker has created a memorable tale of an American family entrepreneurship at its best that flows along at a good clip and with elegant simplicity, with plenty of delightful drolleries along the way. Readers will discover the secret behind Maker's Mark's success and what they will see if they visit the distillery.
Beyond Numbers : The History of Eckler Ltd.
Price: Free! Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: 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.
A is for Apple and Steve Jobs as Avatar
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
First in a series of "Osho's Alphabet," this is an homage to Steve Jobs, founder of Apple, Inc., who exemplified Osho's teaching about not post-poning life. "A is for Apple and Steve Jobs as Avatar" is a reflection upon the mysterious last words of Jobs, a man who could have been a guru in corporate camouflage, for certainly he expressed the inner freedom of avatar consciousness in business.
McDonald's 1996
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
The world famous American original! The history of McDonald's from the first burger flip inception to its disastrous roll out of the Arch Deluxe. A truly American success story.
Бизнес-стратегия от начала до богатства
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 33,580. Language: Russian. Published: January 21, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,810. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: 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.