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The Unprincipled
Price: Free! Words: 106,500. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Education
A personal record of setting up, growing and selling a marketing agency: part memoir, part business handbook, part comic novel. Set in Oxford, it documents the fun and games, and pain and heartache we telescoped into 12 short years. The title is taken from the scurrilous in-house ‘newsletter’ our creative department compiled a couple of times a year, to debunk some (alright all) of our employees.
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.
Производные Нуля: Дневник Структуратора
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.
The Simple Guide To Steve Jobs
Series: The Simple Guide To. Price: Free! 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.
Detective Auditing - an internal auditor's journey
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.
Pushing Fifty, Still Pushing
Price: Free! Words: 19,430. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
You've read all those inspirational books and stories about the lucky ones that have 'made it'. ​What if you wake up one day, on the wrong side of forty and have to pick yourself up again from what you consider a broken life? ​Would you have the courage and determination to once again, kick yourself into high gear and start from scratch?
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.
John Laurie and the Rum Hospital
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a short account of John Laurie, the clerk of works to the merchant-contractors who built Sydney’s 'Rum Hospital'. Transported for larceny, Laurie became a wealthy trader only to lose his fortune, become embroiled in a constitutional crisis, find himself transported to Moreton Bay and re-establish himself in New Zealand.
My African Dream: One Man's Journey Back Home
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is Henri Nyakarundi's personal experience of the life he lived in the United States and about his journey back home to Rwanda. It is a personal journey of self-discovery and of the realization that we, as Africans, can build our own dreams at home. If you want to come home to Africa and need some inspiration, this book is for you.
私の哲学 水谷 徹 氏
Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: Japanese. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
2014年10月1日、サントリービール株式会社が誕生しました。その初代社長を務める水谷 徹氏は、角ハイボールをヒットさせた実績を持つ人物。氏の足跡からは、いかに仕事と向き合うべきか、そのヒントが見えてきます。
The Miseducation of Michelle Rhee
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.
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.
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."
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
Ryznar Jerzy Wstęp
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
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.
From Bad to Worse to Best in Class: A Refugee's Success Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,700. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Forced to leave war-torn Vietnam, Hao Lam found the determination to succeed against all odds.
Resumen De Nunca Te Pares: Autobiografía Del Fundador De Nike (Shoe Dog) - Resumen Del Libro De Phil Knight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,450. 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.
Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling, Traveling the World, and Other Adventures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,340. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by Alan Cook. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bonny Cook left teaching in 1966 and entered the business world as a programmer. She joined Xerox Corporation in 1973 and worked her way up to vice president, against the background of the women’s movement. She also traveled to all seven continents and had many adventures along the way. The knowledge she gained will be useful for anybody working in business today.
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.

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