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Minimum Viable: Navigating the Early Stages of Startup
Price: Free! Words: 34,760. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
The early stages of startup are full of challenges for both new and repeat entrepreneurs alike. Minimum Viable is 25 of my best startup advice posts from behind Medium's paywall, covering the period from the very beginning of the idea stage to the growth stage. This isn't business plans and pitch decks. It's proven strategies and new ideas for making, leading, selling, and growing.
Speed Reading: A Complete Manual with Exercises - Read 200% to 300% faster while maintaining an excellent level of comprehension and memory.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,520. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Time management, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study skills
Did you know there were people capable of reading up to 750 pages per hour? What is their secret? What reading techniques do they use? This book holds answers to all the questions you may have about speed reading.
Una Guía Para Gerentes de Bar para Controlar Costos: Cómo Eliminar el Robo y Desperdicio Para Maximizar Ganancias
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,950. Language: Spanish. Published: May 19, 2019 by pratzenpublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / hospitality, travel & tourism, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Bartending
El Servicio de Bar es una muy buena carrera. Usted puede trabajar en complejos turísticos, en casinos, cruceros, en islas tropicales y en muchos otros lugares divertidos y exóticos. Usted realmente puede ir adonde quiera en el mundo y encontrará trabajo como barman/cantinero y hacer buen dinero. Este libro le ayudará a abrir la puerta que le llevará a un futuro gratificante y económicamente produc
Make Their Day: Awesome Ways To Wow Your Customers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: British English. Published: May 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Skills
Make Their Day is packed full of practical, easy to implement ideas, hints, tips and techniques designed to help you deliver real WOW service and experiences to your customers and keep them coming back for more time and time again.
The Treasure Beneath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,820. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2019 by StarbustA Literature/ePublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
The world's number book on shipping and logistics, carefully written by Shipping Expert, Anthony Akalugo
El arte de atreverse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
¿Cuántas veces haz dejado escapar oportunidades en tu vida, sólo por vergüenza o simple miedo a recibir un no como respuesta? Probablemente tú y muchas otras personas, se identificarán con esta pregunta, pues a pesar de que cuentan con un gran potencial, su temor a destacar, a ser visibles, o bien por no tener la confianza suficiente en sí mismas, les hace quedarse a orillas del camino...
Outsource Your Book: Your Guide to Getting Your Business Book Ghostwritten, Published and Launched
Price: Free! Words: 30,360. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Knowledge capital
Do you want to get your book out without lifting a finger? "Outsource Your Book" shares the secrets of a USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestselling author on how to hire experts to write, publish, and launch your bestseller.
The Secret to Success
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Dreams
Tips to be effective and successful. To help you take precise actions today to achieve your greatest goals and become an example for generations to come?
The Quick Rise from Obscurity Salesman's Journal - Road from Temp to Top-Producer
You set the price! Words: 68,010. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
“I have typed my hand-written journals concerning myself, for my own more ready reference, and for the information of my family.” Get in the head of a top producing agent by reading my personal journal. Learn how I react to the competition by honing my skills with organization, planning, and political psychology.
The Diary Of Time Warner Cable Corporate Trainer – Single Dad Icahn–Era Break-up 2005-2006
You set the price! Words: 20,740. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
This is a journal from my time leading up to employment at Time Warner Cable as a Corporate Trainer, through my employment, until termination. The journal served as a private diary with reference to the work environment, being a single-parent, and passionate moments with women I met in New York. During the middle of my employment, a troubled political environment took aim.
The Diary of Lost Soul Personal and Professional Wandering
You set the price! Words: 30,130. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
I moved from New York to join America Online just to learn I would be spending all my time retaining customers by giving free trial extensions to everyone who joined with a free AOL disc they picked-up from a Blockbuster cashier or random supermarket. The effect of call center hell is released into a personal journal which served as therapy and is now available to the public.
The Diary of Got That Mad Man Job!
You set the price! Words: 46,060. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / internships, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
“I have typed my hand-written journals concerning myself, for my own more ready reference, and for the information of my family.” This journal-styled book begins with a 24-year-old, recent graduate's acceptance into a Madison Avenue advertising agency. The graduate meets an older woman who feels her biological clock is ticking to have a child at 37.
Innovation Lab Excellence: Digital Transformation from Within
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,590. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Reference, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Strategic planning
Innovation Lab Excellence dives past the slick surface of espresso machines, youthful techies and creatively designed co-working spaces to examine, in detail, the conditions and practices necessary for a lab and innovation to initiate and thrive. This book goes behind the scenes of working innovation labs to distill a rigorous set of best practices.
Your Mother Was Right: 15 Unexpected Lessons About Leadership and the Brain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,390. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
This book is for leaders who want to optimize engagement and performance. It reveals: - the hidden forces that hijack productivity and result in sub-par engagement and performance - how to harness the social brain for better teamwork and collaboration - strategies and best practices for effective brain-based leadership for yourself and others.
Basic Management Skills: The Essential Skills Managers and Supervisors Need to Successfully Guide and Lead People
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management & human resources
A short, concise book that will give you the basic skills you need to find success in leading and managing people. Told in clear, simple language by a manager with over 15 year’s experience leading diverse teams. This book is your coach to help you succeed when you don't know where else to turn.
1 Year in the life of a Middle-Class South African
Price: $1.00 USD. (Free until June 24!) Words: 25,280. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: March 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions
Follow the full year inside the life of a middle-class South African. Every Chapter is a monthly look at the difficulties one faces being a middle-class South African. The Middle-class are often overlooked with regards to most financial aspects regarding schooling and housing as they are considered to be too rich, but don't have funds to even own a home.
Retirement Is a Lot More Important Than You Might Think (As Told By A Nonagenarian)
Price: Free! Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Stock market investing
The author of this e-book is a retired nonagenarian who wishes to help those who are currently working, with advice that individuals begin considering stock investing as a vehicle for accumulating sufficient savings enabling them to retire comfortably when the date for retirement arrives! He contends that retirement is a lot more important than you might think! He shares how he did it with you.
Make The World Accessible Yourself And Make Money Too!
Price: Free! Words: 49,350. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & entrepreneurship
This book is for people with visible and invisible disabilities and caregivers for people with those disabilities. The book takes you on a journey - with me as your guide - where you learn how to make the world accessible yourself and make money too. During your journey, you will meet your peers, get free prizes,and most of all – you will learn some incredible things about YOURSELF!
Trabajadores esclavos que creen ser libres
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,640. Language: Spanish. Published: February 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management, Nonfiction » Social Science » Research
La proporción de personas que construyen su propia identidad a partir de un empleo es cada vez menor. Los crecientes conflictos en los ámbitos laborales no son producto de un “choque” generacional, sino de un cambio cultural de características estructurales.
The Newbie's Non-PC Lowdown on Hosting a Private Airbnb Room
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,820. Language: British English. Published: February 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / hospitality, travel & tourism, Nonfiction » Travel » Bed & Breakfast
A concise, no-nonsense, really quite rude to setting up and running a private Airbnb room. You've been warned, sweetie, Length: 27,000 words.