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How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying

Carol Leifer · Quirk Books
Format: Hardcover

For many years, television comedy was an exclusive all boys' club - until a brilliant comedian named Carol Leifer came along, blazing a trail for funny women everywhere. From Late Night with David Letterman and Saturday Night Live to Seinfeld, The Ellen Show, and Modern Family, Carol...
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Speed Writing, the 21st Century Alternative to Shorthand, A Training Course with Easy Exercises to Learn Faster Writing in Just 6 Hours with the Innovative Bakerwrite System and Internet Links

Heather Baker · Universe of Learning Ltd; 1st edition
Format: Paperback

Speed Writing - the 21st century alternative to shorthand Most people need a note taking system for work or study but few people have the time or inclination to spend a year or two learning shorthand. BakerWrite Speed Writing enables you to learn a new system in a matter of hours and become...
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Quick and Nimble: Lessons from Leading CEOs on How to Create a Culture of Innovation

Adam Bryant · Times Books/Henry Holt and Company
Pages: 264
Format: Hardcover

More than two hundred CEOs reveal their candid insights on how to build and foster a corporate culture that encourages innovation and drives resultsIn Quick and Nimble, Adam Bryant draws on interviews with more than two hundred CEOs to offer business leaders the wisdom and guidance to move...
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The AARP® Retirement Survival Guide: How to Make Smart Financial Decisions in Good Times and Bad

Julie Jason · Sterling
Pages: 340
Format: Paperback

Bank bailouts. Ponzi schemes. Plunging financial markets. Given today's dire headlines, planning a secure retirement has become a more critical task than ever.Now, for Americans seeking safety and stability in a time of wrenching economic change, comes investment educator Julie Jason...
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Where to Retire, 7th: America's Best & Most Affordable Places (Choose Retirement Series)

John Howells · Globe Pequot; Seventh edition
Pages: 368
Format: Paperback

Where to Retire offers the best advice not only on where to relocate in your retirement years, but why you should pick up and move just as life is settling down. Retirement guru John Howells provides well-researched and completely revised and updated information on how to find the ideal...
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Big Weed: An Entrepreneur's High-Stakes Adventures in the Budding Legal Marijuana Business

Christian Hageseth · St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

Marijuana legalization is the hottest story in the US today. 22 states have authorized sales in some form. Denver has more legal marijuana dispensaries than Starbucks franchises. And like the early days of gourmet coffee chains, the rules and players are being established on the fly. Christian...
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Cheap: The High Cost of Discount Culture

Ellen Ruppel Shell · Penguin Press
Pages: 320
Format: Book

An Atlantic correspondent uncovers the true cost-in economic, political, and psychic terms-of our penchant for making and buying things as cheaply as possibleFrom the shuttered factories of the rust belt to the look-alike strip malls of the sun belt-and almost everywhere in between-America...
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PopUp Republic: How to Start Your Own Successful Pop-Up Space, Shop, or Restaurant

Jeremy Baras · Wiley
Pages: 224
Format: eBook

Find out how to get in on the booming pop-up scene PopUp Republic: How to Start Your Own Successful Pop-Up Space, Shop, or Restaurant is your comprehensive guide to the new world of pop-ups. This fresh text dives into the details of the pop-up industry, offering you a first-hand glimpse...
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Making the Case: How to Be Your Own Best Advocate

Kimberly Guilfoyle · Harper
Format: Hardcover

After an eleven-year-old Kimberly Guilfoyle lost her mother to leukemia, her dad wanted her to become as resilient and self-empowered as she could be. He wisely taught her to build a solid case for the things she wanted. Creating a strong logical argument was the best way to ensure she could...
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The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America's Banana King

Rich Cohen · Farrar, Straus and Giroux; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

A legendary tale, both true and astonishing, from the author of Israel is Real and Sweet and LowWhen Samuel Zemurray arrived in America in 1891, he was tall, gangly, and penniless. When he died in the grandest house in New Orleans sixty-nine years later, he was among the richest,...
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The Great Deformation: The Corruption of Capitalism in America

David Stockman · PublicAffairs; First Trade Paper Edition edition
Format: Book

A New York Times bestsellerThe Great Deformation is a searing look at Washington’s craven response to the recent myriad of financial crises and fiscal cliffs. It counters conventional wisdom with an eighty-year revisionist history of how the American state—especially the Federal...
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The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap

Matt Taibbi · Random House
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE WASHINGTON POST, NPR, AND KIRKUS REVIEWSA scathing portrait of an urgent new American crisis Over the last two decades, America has been falling deeper and deeper into a statistical mystery: Poverty goes up. Crime...
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Confidence Men: Wall Street, Washington, and the Education of a President

Ron Suskind · Harper; 1st edition
Format: Hardcover

The hidden history of Wall Street and the White House comes down to a single, powerful, quintessentially American concept confidence. Both centers of power, tapping brazen innovations over the past three decades, learned how to manufacture it. Until August 2007, when that confidence finally...
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Green Your Work: Boost Your Bottom Line While Reducing Your Carbon Footprint

Kim Carlson · Adams Media
Format: Paperback

Today, many companies are flourishing by delivering high-quality products while pursuing policies that leave the world a cleaner, better place. Those policies can help retain customers, energize employees, and serve as brand-building tools. This book shows managers practical steps to make...
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False Economy: A Surprising Economic History of the World

Alan Beattie · Riverhead Hardcover; Third Printing edition
Format: Print book

In 2001 Argentina's government bankrupted itself, yet for the past two hundred years it had enjoyed a vista of economic opportunity almost identical to that of the US. Why did the US succeed while Argentina stalled? Botswana and Sierra Leone are both blessed with abundant diamonds....
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