Books tagged: corporate corruption

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Synergy
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Joan Priest has a secret, one that if revealed will turn her world upside down. In Brazil to rescue a floundering deal, she learns of her boss’ suicide and a note that implicates her in a huge embezzlement scheme. If she returns home, she'll likely be arrested. And while she had nothing to do with the crime, she knows her secret will come out. So Priest, alone and without aid, decides to run.
Empowered
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 101,090. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
There's trouble at Truephase Chemicals and newly hired division president Colin Jensen plans to get to the bottom of it. Taking a page from the television show "Undercover Boss," Jensen slips into the factory posing as new employee Conner Jackson. The cesspool of illegal activities he discovers there is enough to scare even the bravest of managers. Now he must decide what to do about it.
What Goes Around
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 32,990. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
What Goes Around, the kids learn about the power of light. With the help of their Uncle Max and his medical research on light and epilepsy, including an enlightening interview with Timothy Leary and a crazy theory about the pineal gland and past lives – the kids see how powerful a tool light is, and how it has been used for centuries to influence and control people.
The Poisoned Ground
Series: The Peers of Beinan. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
CORPORATE GREED. CORRUPTION. PLAGUE. All was well for the southern city of Nanli -- until a mysterious plague filled the city with fear and agony. Duty bound to discover the cause, Lady Abbess Cara races against time to find a cure only to be caught up in a dangerous conspiracy that may claim her life and the lives of billions for generations to come.
Salsa Dancing with Pterodactyls
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 159,930. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014 by Eres Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
He's a lawyer. He's her boss. He’s the pterodactyl man she wants. She’s broken and can never give him the family he wants. She’s too good for him. She’s the answer to his prayers. He’s a monster to consider involving her in the mess he’s made of his life.
A Culture Of Reckless Intent
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 33,260. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A Culture Of Reckless Intent is corporate greed in the pharmaceutical industry taking on deadly consequences. Each year pharmaceutical companies create new products to combat colds, flu’s and other viruses. These wonder drugs are then put on the market with little or no regulation. They make millions of dollars for their stockholders who demand higher returns each year. Money and greed drive every
For the (soon) unemployed: You Against Them (The Ultimate Job and Life Guide)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,950. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
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Fired... Quit... A New Start... Or Just Fed Up... Let this book serve as your lantern to a brighter tomorrow. self-help * employment * entrepreneurship * self-discovery The book focuses on self-help, self-discovery, entrepreneurship, and employment. The chapters are transitional, and the hope of the book is to reawaken the reader's motivation.
Citizens DisUnited: Passive Investors, Drone CEOs, and the Corporate Capture of the American Dream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013 by Miniver Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate governance, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Robert A. G. Monks has been a CEO and board member of large public companies, the head of the Labor Department's ERISA agency, and an entrepreneur/founder of companies including proxy advisor Institutional Shareholder Services. In this book, he shows how corporate executives divert shareholder assets to undermine democracy and enrich themselves, putting both capitalism and democracy at risk.
Heir Apparent
Series: Joel Smith, Book 2. Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 105,790. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Patience may be a virtue, but wait too long, and it can cause the thing most desired to slip away. The CEO Killer won’t allow that to happen. Actions speak louder than words – and two brutal murders have already spoken volumes, leaving the business elite of Kansas City trembling in their palatial offices, each fearing they're next. Ex-CIA agent Joel Smith is hired by one terrified CEO to make
Children of the Stainless Steel God 3: ProtoEsper
Series: Children of the Stainless Steel God, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,820. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Like a spider in the centre of its web, lies the mighty building of Midgaard Polycorporate, master (by proxy) of all that exists upon the frontier planet of DBL 968. But all of this is about to change, as the teen Esper, Z, has arrived upon Midgaard’s very doorstep, with the intention of challenging the corrupt corporate entities power and rescuing her fellow Espers from Midgaard’s ruthless grip.