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From Blue Collar to Businessman
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Keller L. Coleman IV, better known as “Coach Keller,” went from Blue Collar to Businessman because he made a plan and made it happen. Many people have dreams and make plans they don’t know how to execute; hence they never come to fruition. I want to empower you to live the life of your dreams, not just by making a plan, but by seeing it through and making it happen.
Detective Auditing - an internal auditor's journey
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Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
A short story - the author shares some true experiences when he worked as an internal auditor.
The Simple Guide To Steve Jobs
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Series: The Simple Guide To. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: 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.
Crazy Days: Life Lessons, Wacky Times and Good Friends in Forty-Six Years of Retail
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 46,960. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
A memoir of the retail drugstore business told from the perspective of Gerald Rivinius, who started his career in the mid-1960s in North Dakota and saw rapid changes in the business over nearly a half-century career.
Franchise Of The Year!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,070. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
Who would have thought that running a carpet cleaning franchise could be so funny? In this hilarious book of funny tales and events, Peter Crouch not only entertains with stories that you just wouldn't expect, but along the way gives you an insight into how many unexpected events await the new business owner!
The Beauty and the Beasts: Living in Nairobi
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 86,280. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
Wheels to Fortune: The Life and Times of William Morris, Viscount Nuffield
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 47,270. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
William Richard Morris, later Viscount Nuffield, set up business as a cycle agent and manufacturer in Oxford, in 1893, at the age of sixteen. He went on to become Britain’s largest motor manufacturer. This is an account of his life and of his vision: ‘the £100 car’, a car the public could afford to buy. Leasor tells of the success, the millions he made and the millions he gave away.
Championship in Life and Business
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,270. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
Do you have what it takes to be a champion in Life and in Business? This little gem of a book will tell you how! You can become a champion. Yes, you can!
Armand Hammer, The Darker Side: An EJE Single
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: 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.
Martha Matilda Harper and the American Dream...How One Woman Changed the Face of Modern Business
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,650. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: 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.
The Old Firm
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011 by Steve Challis. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Steve Challis. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
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.
One Man's Junk
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Two friends, in their search for financial freedom, start a "business." What they didn't know was that they didn't know anything about business. After placing an ad in the paper,the two hit the streets with a yellow banner and unshakeable optimism. This is a hilarious short story of a short-lived business, and the exploits of two men who will do anything for a buck. Sadly, this is a true story.
Lessons Learned on the Farm
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: 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.
The Man Behind The Brand - On The Go
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: 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, Maytag, Kellogg. Nowhere to be found. How many names are more famous than Howard Johnson or Oscar Mayer? But who were these folks? Let’s look at the men behind the names we as we travel.
The Man Behind The Brand - Big Business
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: 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, Maytag, Kellogg. Nowhere to be found. How many names are more famous than Howard Johnson or Milton Bradley Oscar Mayer? But who were these folks? Let’s look at the men behind the corporate names.
The Man Behind The Brand - At The Store
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: 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, Maytag, Kellogg. Nowhere to be found. How many names are more famous than Howard Johnson or Oscar Mayer? But who were these folks? Let’s look at the men behind the names where we shop.
The Man Behind The Brand - In The Bathroom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: 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, Maytag, Kellogg. Nowhere to be found. How many names are more famous than Howard Johnson or Oscar Mayer? But who were these folks? Let’s look at the men behind the names we see in our bathroom.
The Man Behind The Brand - Road Food
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Category: 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, Maytag, Kellogg. Nowhere to be found. How many names are more famous than Howard Johnson or Oscar Mayer? But who were these folks? Let’s look at the men behind the names where we pull off the road to eat.
The Man Behind The Brand - On The Can
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Category: 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, Maytag, Kellogg. Nowhere to be found. How many names are more famous than Howard Johnson or Oscar Mayer? But who were these folks? Let’s look at the men behind the names we see when we pull cans out of our pantry.