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Ryznar Jerzy Wstęp by Jerzy Ryznar
Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: Polish. Published: May 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
RYZNAR Jerzy Ryznar Polski biznesmen, absolwent prawa. Mówi się o nim, że jest wizjonerem biznesu i geniuszem biznesu, który zawsze o kilka kroków wyprzedza konkurencję.Swoją przygodę z biznesem Ryznar Jerzy rozpoczął na początku lat 90. Pierwsze pieniądze Jerzy Ryznar zarobił na produkcji odzieży.Jerzy Ryznar w 1993 roku razem z żoną zaczyna inwestować na giełdzie.Jerzy Ryznar
Производные Нуля: Дневник Структуратора by Влад Горячев
Price: Free! Words: 47,260. Language: Russian. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Путеводитель по миру финансового инжиниринга и структурных продуктов от лица русского инсайдера. Влад Горячев проработал 15 лет в западных банках - в Нью Йорке, Лондоне и Москве - в роли структуратора и трейдера деривативов. Начиная с простейших инструментов, автор объясняет устройство и механизмы действия все более сложных производных, эволюцию банковских продуктов и причины кризиса 2008 года.
J. Paul Getty: The Dysfunctional Billionaire by Daniel Alef
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Profile of J. Paul Getty, one of America’s first billionaires. Getty, the richest man in the world in the mid 20th century, was a consummate businessman who built an oil empire and left a vast antiquities and art collection as his legacy. But he was a womanizer, a miser, and a completely dysfunctional parent. This is a tale of great success in business and utter failure as a human being.
Detective Auditing - an internal auditor's journey by Frank Josey
Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
A short story - the author shares some true experiences when he worked as an internal auditor.
Henry J. Heinz: "57 Varieties" and More by Daniel Alef
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Biographical profile of Henry J. Heinz, founder of H. J. Heinz, home of "57 Varieties." Nearly everyone knows the Heinz name because of that ubiquitous bottle of ketchup bearing the Heinz keyhole logo. It's found in every kitchen, in every restaurant, and across the nation. Who would have thought that one of the largest food companies on Earth, could be built on pickles, horseradish and a dream.
William Edward Boeing: Sky King by Daniel Alef
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Biographical profile of William Edward Boeing, one of America's great aviation pioneers. Award-winning author Daniel Alef tells the story of Boeing from his early days in timber to his discover of airplanes and flight. Boeing lived through the most difficult, yet exciting years of the growth of aviation and air transportation, being ultimately responsible for the jets spanning the globe.
The Simple Guide To Steve Jobs by Chris Scott
Series: The Simple Guide To. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Over his life, Steve Jobs was called many different things. Most of them were positive and ranged from innovator, to intelligent, a dreamer, demanding, private, focused and determined. There are plenty more adjectives available to describe one of the most celebrated CEOs on the planet, but you must first understand the man, in order to understand the impact that he has had on the entire globe.
Martha Matilda Harper and the American Dream...How One Woman Changed the Face of Modern Business by Jane Plitt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,640. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Learn how a 19th century servant Martha Matilda Harper transformed her life and the lives of other poor women by creating modern franchising. With franchises worldwide, British royalty, the Kennedy clan, George Bernard Shaw, presidents of the United States all became her devoted clientele. Harper's life provides a blueprint for business success and how to use business for social change.
Armand Hammer, The Darker Side: An EJE Single by Edward Jay Epstein
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
A look into the darker side of tycoon Armand Hammer. Dr. Hammer was a man skilled in bribing world leaders and collecting old masters and young mistresses.
The Miseducation of Michelle Rhee by MontUHURU Mimia
Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Michelle Rhee was sold to the public as the savior of the Washington D.C. school system. She was an ivy league darling who would be the person to finally reform the swarthy denizens of its poor neighborhoods and make them see the true value of an education. But the reformations she would initiate after becoming School Chancellor would have her looking more like Lex Luthor than Superman.
The Old Firm by Richard F. Challis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011 by Steve Challis. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Fiction » Business
The Old Firm is the story of how the genial, generous and gregarious George Charlesworth, master painter, manages to find enough work to feed his family and keep his men employed during the Great Depression of the 1930's. This is closely based on the Author's own father and his company. One difference is that Gregory Challlis had 10 children.
Time and Chance by Richard F. Challis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Steve Challis. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Time and Chance is the business autobiography of Richard F. Challis, covering his life from when he was 15 and became a management aprentice until he was 36 and was his company's area sales manager for the north of England. The author describes the cutthroat politics of the office.
The Beauty and the Beasts: Living in Nairobi by Geoff Hobbs
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 86,280. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The book details the abject poverty, sickness and violence experienced when living in Nairobi, one of the most dangerous cities in the world. The book also explains why it is easy to fall in love with the poor but kind and fun-loving people of Kenya and why a Long- term experience of Kenya will always lure you back to one of the most beautiful country’s in the world.
All about Dhirubhai Ambani-A Rags to Riches Story by Students' Academy
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 208. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
Life history of Dhirubhai Ambani is like a very remote dream materializing at a very rapid pace. Who could have thought that the son of a poor school teacher from a small village of Gujarat would come to be the richest man in India and among the fifty richest people in the world?
Lessons Learned on the Farm by Phyllis Porter Dolislager
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The family farm provides the backdrop for hard work, innovation and overcoming tragedy. Filled with nostalgia from the 50’s and 60’s, this family memoir includes over 70 photos. Enjoy a step back in time when life was simpler and family was celebrated. School, church, and family provide the training ground for developing discipline, integrity, and work ethic.
Under the Influence, New Edition of the Unauthorized Story of the Anheuser-Busch Dynasty by Terry Ganey
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.
One Room Cottage to the Richest Man by Raja Sharma
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industrial management
There are numerous examples of simple men becoming one of the richest in the world, but the ultimate force behind their success happens to be self-belief and dedication to the work they are doing.
Shark Tank Bios by Darnel Gallagher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Go behind the scenes of ABC's Shark Tank and enter the world of The Sharks. Read about their rags-to-riches tales and learn from their mistakes. You will be inspired as you see how these remarkable entrepreneurs have made their fortunes and gained financial freedom. Shark Tank Bios is a must read book for anyone wanting to achieve success in business, personal finances or in life.
The Man Behind The Brand - Beer and Wine by Doug Gelbert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Beer, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Open a copy of the Information Please Almanac and turn to the chapter on famous people. 4000 names and you won't know hardly any. But what about names everyone knows? Pillsbury, Kellogg, Gerber. Nowhere to be found. How many names are more famous than Howard Johnson? Milton Bradley? Oscar Mayer? But who were these folks? Let’s take a look behind the names on our bottles of beer and wine...
Unsinkable: Find a Job, Create a Career, Build a Business by Molly Mahoney Matthews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,920. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
How can you create less stress, more time to enjoy family & friends, and a good paycheck? Molly uses "Irish Story Telling" to give readers spirited advice on how to stay afloat during job interviews and swim upstream through office fiascos and business blunders. She has made the mistakes so you don't have too! Molly's stories are your hot toddy and warm blanket so you can JUMP in with both feet!