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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.
shorts by Juan Carlos Ortiz
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,540. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Short stories on the world of ideas written on my BlackBerry @ 30,000 feet from the ground." This book belongs to a new world, one of digital globalization, geographically boundless stories that travel across the planet without limits. Its objective was for it to be written entirely on my BlackBerry, and that is how it came to be.
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.
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.
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.
In My Own Words by 'Gbenga Sesan
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 26,360. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010 by Imprimata Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
“’Gbenga is an inspirational leader who has demonstrated the power in overcoming boundaries. This book shares his compelling story of utilizing technologies as a means for development.” Jennifer Corriero, Executive Director, TakingITGlobal.org
The Simple Guide To Steve Jobs by Chris Scott
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.
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.
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 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.
In Service To The Mouse: My Unexpected Journey to Becoming Disneyland's First President by Jack Lindquist
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,230. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The First President of Disneyland, Jack Lindquist, describes his start at Disneyland a few months after the park opened in 1955 and how he spent his 38 years with the company until he retired. He chronicles his marketing triumphs and failures, meeting the movers and shakers of every decade he worked for Disney, and how Disneyland helped shape Americana.
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.
All about Dhirubhai Ambani-A Rags to Riches Story by Students' Academy
Series: Study Guides: English Literature, Book 208 · A Quick Guide. 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?
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.
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.
Accelerated Success How to build belief, strengthen your thinking and acheive your goals by James Freestun
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,920. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This book is your personal blueprint to accelerate your success showing you how you can get the results you want, everytime! What do you believe, right now, is possible for you? Are your goals still a distant dream you might achieve one day, or, are they your reality? Read and apply and every day your whole being will be confident in knowing that anything is possible in your life, anything!
The Half-Life of a Nuclear Battery by Philip Talbert
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,880. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
A true multi-faceted account, dealing with the development of a power source that could free the world from its dependence on oil. The author recounts his harrowing experience, and the opposition encountered from powerful interests who succeeded in blocking the discover from being made available to the public, even resulting in the suspiciously accidental death of the inventor, Dr. Paul M. Brown.