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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.
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.
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.
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.
Computing: A Business History
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012 by New Street Communications, LLC/Dark Hall Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Hardware
"Lars Nielsen insightfully and engagingly shows why we've got an unlikely partnership (the American military-industrial complex teamed with a generation of pot-smoking hippie whiz-kids) to thank for today's digital economy. This is one of the best books I've read all year." - James Amato, President and CEO, Tekserve, Inc.