Fiction » Literature » Business

The Beach Misses You: A financial fable for happiness and internal peace
Price: Free! Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
In turbulent economic times often the hardest thing to find is a corner of peace and happiness in the middle of money troubles and worries. The Beach Misses You is a core financial lesson wrapped in a fable to help the reader understand where happiness can be found when it comes to finding a solution for the stress, worry, and desperation that debt can bring to our lives.
The Plan
Price: Free! Words: 110,610. Language: British English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
The Plan is the third part of the Turning Point trilogy 2009-2010, the crisis bites
No Roads Lead to Rome
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literature » Business
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It’s 123 AD. Steeped in humor and history, this quixotic saga chronicles the clumsy schemes of an inept governor and his shadowy advisor, a superstitious centurion's struggle to save his faith in the faded ideals of the Republic, and a young rebel's reluctant vow to change the course of history. All are pitted against the Gods, the Emperor Hadrian, and the decline and fall of nearly everything.
A Fairy Tale Contract
Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literature » Business
A classic fairy tale written in the form of a contract
The Interview
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
As he applies for a position within a private space exploration company, Samson Tyler finds that it pays to be prepared for an interview...
Ogoun's Bomb - A Novel
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 81,360. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2010 by Bondage Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literature » Business
Ogoun lives in Maronterre, a fictional country between Haiti and the Dominican Republic in Hispaniola: Voodoo country, where the Ogoun family are notorious on the black side. Ogoun is planning a coup at the time of the Cuban missile crisis, and when Khrushchev is forced to pull his nuclear missiles out of Cuba the ships carrying them have to pass the next Island, Hispaniola. A plot is hatched...
The Pursuit Of Happiness
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 29,490. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Curtis Ink. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Reference, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Reference
The Pursuit of happiness is compilation of quotes to educate and entertain audiences of all ages with family-friendly quotations from history's most prominent figures through to today's newsmakers - famous celebrities, athletes, politicians, authors, and everything in between. I am passionate about quotes, and on a mission to share this great knowledge with the world.
The Whole Kitt & Caboodle: A Painless Journey to Investment Enlightenment
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literature » Business
The best, least intimidating introduction to stock market investment for novice investors 11 and up. Readers follow the adventures of investment rookie Missy Kitt as she seeks employment from a down-and-out brokerage house and its floundering CEO, Mr. Caboodle. As she learns the secrets of the business, so too does the reader, as Kitt's ideas lead to a company turnaround.
The Sheep Thief: How Anyone, Anywhere, Can Make a Positive Change in Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,170. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010 by Tremendous Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
Several hundred years ago in a quaint village in Italy, two young men were caught stealing sheep. They were immediately taken to trial before the town judge, found guilty and, there in front of their fellow villagers, were given their sentence. Al Walker utilizes the parable of The Sheep Thief to remind us that anyone, anywhere can make a positive change in life.
The Program
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010 by White Sun Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A successful, beige-wearing businesswoman makes an art of minding her own business, blending in, not making waves. But after hundreds of identical business motivational conventions, each with their own system for getting ahead, maximizing her potential, executing success, demonstrating excellence…she meets someone who offers to show her the evil pattern behind it all. Sort of.
MBA for the Mafia
Price: Free! Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
Nakul, a newly minted MBA, takes on a life replete with wealth and glamour when he joins PanAsia, an investment bank. Along with a dream lifestyle in the swankiest of Mumbai backdrops, Nakul also inherits a life threatening situation resulting from a chance encounter with the Mafia. Nakul can fight this war only if he reflects on the very essence of life.
Southern Man
You set the price! Words: 120,130. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Southern Man takes readers from the hills of Appalachia to the University of Alabama during the Paul "Bear" Bryant era; from staid New England to drug-drenched and sex-saturated Haight-Ashbury in the Summer of Love; from the glittering skyline of Atlanta to moss-draped south Georgia -- and reveals what can happen when a good man becomes the object of lust and the target of vengeance.
Placing Stones
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,700. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
A young professional and family man is conflicted and unhappy. Though away on a reward business retreat he is distracted by thoughts of home. A celebrated guest speaker then awakens his sleeping ambition. Frustrated and excited he escapes to a coffee shop to think. Befriending an eccentric mentor he begins a fulfilling journey, and learns to “Achieve without regret and sacrifice without envy".
The Deadly Trade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,370. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literature » Business
While researching a local biotechnology firm that has just exploded into flames, financial analyst Tim Mack begins to untangle a lethal web of deceit. A frightening, secret triumvirate of mass murder intricately combines a high-finance broker, a Middle-Eastern terrorist organization, and a dying biotechnology firm willing to do anything to keep afloat. Fast, scary, and very, very real.
The Politics of Consumption
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literature » Business
Imagine a world where the outcome of political debate is arranged beforehand. Imagine a world where we are too busy working to care. Imagine a world where we get to feel good about ourselves. A farcical depiction of the struggles between the world's power brokers: the Holy Man and the Politician, and later on the Capitalist and Communist as well. They must eventually come to an end...
Stopwatch
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
Corben Jatthew gets it done. That's Corben's motto, and he's built a successful consulting business by following it, but when he takes the Stopwatch case, he soon finds he's running out of time. Can Corben get it done? Find out in Stopwatch, a short story.
The Old Firm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011 by Steve Challis. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, 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.
Melange and Other I.T. Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business
Classic and modern influences blend in this diverse collection centred around the corporate world. It examines the conflicts, foibles, and occasional heroics of modern office life. Essential reading for those working in or with I.T. departments.
How to Survive the Next Recession
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,300. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literature » Business
How to Survive the Next Recession takes a hilarious look at our upcoming economic predicament. Companies are being restructured, house flipping reality TV shows are being cancelled, and millionaires who caused this whole thing are scraping by with the same bonuses they got last year. It’s tough out there, but never fear! We’re here to help.
Million $ Class
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,420. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Literature » Business
Jim Pointguard's last period class is small, but with the obnoxiously loud (and unforgettable) Kee-Kee and the sleeping giant Earvin, he struggles to keep control. Eventually, in an effort to motivate his students, Jim decides to teach a lesson about money. The students love the lesson, which leads to other lessons about money and success. Soon, the students are pushing to reach a $1,000,000 goal.