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Railroader: The Unfiltered Genius and Controversy of Four-Time CEO Hunter Harrison
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,640. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / transportation
Hunter Harrison, the revolutionary railroader from Memphis, dramatically turned four publicly traded companies into cash machines. Starting as a laborer when he was a wayward teenager, Harrison spent a half century in the rail business and nearly two decades running Illinois Central, Canadian National, Canadian Pacific, and CSX.
KICK-ASS From Basement to Billions - The Story of JUST-EAT and My Life as an Entrepreneur
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,430. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & entrepreneurship
In 2000 Jesper Buch sat in Oslo and wanted a pizza. This gave rise to the startup idea that later would become just-eat.dk. Ten years later, Just-Eat generated billions. Jesper tells the story about his wild youth, entrepreneur spirit, hard work and the rise of Just-Eat and gives his best pieces of advice to other entrepreneurs.
The Puck Talks Here: The Amazing Life & Turbulent Times of Peter Pocklington
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 95,150. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Peter Pocklington has been a public figure in Canada for more than 30 years. Here, the authors pull no punches telling the story of a complicated man who has enjoyed both fame and infamy, from his early years as a car-dealer in Ontario to his arrest by the FBI. Pocklington co-operated with the authors, but "Puck" however receives no benefit, financial or otherwise, from the sale of this book.
Mark H. McCormack's What They Don’t Teach You at Harvard Business School: Notes from a Street-smart Executive Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » New business enterprises, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This is a summary of Mark H. McCormack's business classic which remains a must-read for executives and managers at every level, featuring straight-talking advice you’ll never hear in business school. Relating his proven method of “applied people sense” in key chapters on sales, negotiation, reading others and yourself, and executive time management, McCormack presents powerful real-world guidance
Expelled From The Classroom To Billionaire Boardroom
Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 46,500. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This eagerly anticipated autobiography and business book chronicles Joseph's journey from his troubled early years, to being expelled from school at age 15, to winning BBC's The Apprentice, and finally partnering with and splitting from Lord Sugar, TV's most famous billionaire.
The Only Certain Freedom: The Transformative Journey of the Entrepreneur
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,350. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The Only Certain Freedom describes Patrick O’Neill’s struggles to take control of his career path while connecting each twist and turn of his story to different ancient myths, clarifying the common threads of human struggle and illuminating the profound wisdom at the heart of human experience. A must-read for entrepreneurs and business leaders.
Resumen De Nunca Te Pares: Autobiografía Del Fundador De Nike (Shoe Dog) - Resumen Del Libro De Phil Knight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: Spanish. Published: September 23, 2018 by Sapiens Editorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Este resumen del libro llamado “Nunca Te Pares” contiene las memorias de Phil Knight sobre la fundación de Nike y de todos los procesos y contratiempos que tuvo que superar para que su marca se convirtiera en lo que es hoy en día. En esta obra descubrirás el desarrollo que tuvo Knight para pasar de vender zapatos en la cajuela de su coche a ser dueño de una marca icónica.
Tony Robbins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Tony Robbins Understanding the Life and Teachings of One Of The World’s Great Leaders Who Is Responsible For Helping Millions Of People Improve their Lives By Dr. Ruth Carr Financial freedom is essentially a philosophical term. No human in existence is free from finances, rather financial freedom refers to having sufficient personal wealth to live without having to actively work to obtain...
Elon Musk: A Biography of Business, Success and Entrepreneurship (Tesla, SpaceX, Billionaire)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
“If something is important enough, even if the odds are against you, you should still do it.” (Elon Musk) Do you want to know what made Elon Musk so successful? Learn About The Billionaire Visionary Behind Tesla Motors and Paypal This book will offer you the most extensive introduction to Elon Musk. You are going to learn what made Elon Musk such a successful figure.
The Only Woman in the Room: The Making of a Stockbroker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,500. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Stock market investing
Jean Hough Davey’s candid memoir of becoming one of the first women in North America to be licensed as a stockbroker. Jean was a pioneer who rose to the highest levels of her profession, becoming Vice President and Director of ScotiaMcLeod.
Jack Ma: The Biography of a Self-Made Billionaire and CEO of Alibaba Group
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Jack Ma is the founder and CEO of the Alibaba Group, a privately owned Internet-based e-commerce company in China whose sales are estimated to be bigger than its American competitors eBay and Amazon.com combined. This book unveils Jack Ma s thousand faces in real life from different angles, and it reveals a Jack Ma different from your imagination.
AN AMERICAN SAGA - Juan Trippe and his Pan Am Empire
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 232,210. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Juan Trippe, first and last aviation tycoon in history—Roosevelt called him a “Yale educated gangster”--learned to fly in World War I. In 1927 Pan Am had one 90 miles route. By 1935 at great risk Trippe’s flying boats regularly crossed the Pacific. Buying up or driving out of business anyone who got in his way, he built Pan Am into a colossus that dominated the world.
What Made Me Who I Am
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,700. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
What Made Me Who I Am captures the leadership transformations of 34 speakers--from Doris Kearns Goodwin to Colin Powell, Tony Blair to Dave Barry. This assembly of people defines a generation. What were their most powerful influences? Defining moments? Swain captures answers to these questions and more in an inspiring, practical collection of true-life stories for leaders today.
Steve Jobs & Tim Cook: The Core of Apple
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,070. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography
Written shortly after the death of Steve Jobs and the early turmoil of Cook's ascension to the helm of Apple, these two works from bestselling authors Ian Fineman and Michael Essany have never before been available in one bundled manuscript. It’s a comprehensive but concise exposé providing unparalleled insight into America's most distinguished and yet mysterious company and executive leadership.
Sting: The Unfortunate Final Chapter of the Wrestling Legend’s WWE Run
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Go behind the scenes of Sting’s WWE run and witness first-hand in this compelling and completely unauthorized work just how Sting’s experience may leave the pro wrestling icon regretful about his fateful decision to work for WWE. Features passages from Michael Essany’s bestselling “UnconVINCEd: The Unauthorized Story of Why Sting Still Won't Work for Vince McMahon and the WWE."
Straight to Hell: True Tales of Deviance, Debauchery, and Million Dollar Deals | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / bonds
The book Straight to Hell takes a look inside the world of investing and stock trading. This book is from the perspective of John LeFevre. John tells the story starting from the time he attended boarding school up until the peak of his career. He gives an uncensored look into his life and the life of many of his colleagues.
Under the Influence, New Edition of the Unauthorized Story of the Anheuser-Busch Dynasty
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 174,480. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » History » American
"Under the Influence" is the compellingly readable and completely unauthorized saga of the Busch family and the Anheuser-Busch brewery it controlled for more than a century. This New York Times best seller is the first book to tell the whole story behind the All-American red, white and blue logo--an amazing tale of opportunism unbridled power, family conflict, sex scandals and violent death.
Warren Buffett Biography: Think and Grow as an Investor Billionaire: Business Strategies, Personal Life and More
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / stocks
Warren Buffett, one of the best Billionaire investors of all time. There's hardly a person who does not know who Warren Buffett actually is, unless they have been living in a cave for the last 70 years. In this biography, you'll discover how to be the next Warren Buffett. This is more than just a biography of his life, but it consists of investment, business strategies and costly mistakes...
A Biography Of Ten Of The Wealthiest Female Entrepreneurs Part Eight
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This ebook consists of ten female entrepreneurs. The book is part eight in a series. The female entrepreneurs are: Aerin Lauder, Andrea Reimann, Elaine Tettemer Marshall, Lynsi Snyder, Sheila Johnson, Yelena Baturina, Karen Pritzker, Penny Pritzker, Jil Sander and Tory Burch.
Grinding it Out | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
Summary of Grinding it Out From Ray Kroc The Making of McDonald’s By Summary Station Surprisingly, Ray Kroc’s business success may appear to be fate. At least, it was predicted in his early years by a phrenologist – a person, who specializes in predicting the future. Nobody exactly knows what had made Ray’s father take his little son to him one day...

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