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Chrysler's Mightiest V-8
By Anthony Young
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.
The Maker's Mark Story: From Dream to Major Brand in Two Generations
By Joel Whitaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
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.
By Bruce McDougall
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.
A is for Apple and Steve Jobs as Avatar
By Osho Rose
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
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
By Thomas Read
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Category: 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.
Nokia’s Smartphone Problem: The End of an Icon?
By Majeed Ahmad
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 Vladislav Kraszewski
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 David Wagner
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.