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The Dog Merchants: Inside the Big Business of Breeders, Pet Stores, and Rescuers

Kim Kavin · Pegasus Books
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

We love them with all our hearts, but do we really know where our dogs came from? Kim Kavin, author of Little Boy Blue, reveals the complex network behind the $11 billion-a-year business of selling dogs. A must-read for the benefit of all dogs, everywhere. In what promises to become an "Omnivore's...
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The ABCs of Property Management: What You Need to Know to Maximize Your Money Now

Ken McElroy · Rda Pr Llc
Pages: 130
Format: Print book

So you've made your real estate investment...and now the question is: How are you going to make it profitable? How will you maximize its potential and make it grow in value? One word: Management. Hundreds of thousands know bestselling author Ken McElroy as a real estate investment tycoon....
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The Women's Small Business Start-Up Kit: A Step-by-Step Legal Guide

Peri Pakroo · NOLO; Third Edition edition
Format: Paperback

GOLD winner of the IBPA 2015 Benjamin Franklin Award - Business & Career The Women's Small Business Start-Up Kit, written by the author of the bestselling The Small Business Start-Up Kit, gives you the practical and legal information you need to kickstart a successful enterprise...
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Twitter is Not a Strategy: Rediscovering the Art of Brand Marketing

Tom Doctoroff · Palgrave Macmillan Trade
Format: Hardcover

In a cultural climate saturated by technology, marketing professionals have focused their energies on creating newer and more digital methods of advertising their brands, with the fear that if they dont embrace Big Data, they will fade into obscurity. But Tom Doctoroff, Asia CEO for J. Walter...
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Bitcoin For Dummies

Prypto · For Dummies
Pages: 216
Format: Print book

Learn the ins and outs of Bitcoin so you can get started today Bitcoin For Dummies is the fast, easy way to start trading crypto currency, with clear explanations and expert advice for breaking into this exciting new market. Understanding the mechanisms and risk behind Bitcoin can be a challenge,...
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What Customers Crave: How to Create Relevant and Memorable Experiences at Every Touchpoint

Nicholas J Webb · AMACOM
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

The best companies in the world discover what their customers desire--and then deliver it in memorable and deeply human experiences. How well do you know your customers? What Customers Crave examines how the hyper-connected economy is radically changing consumer expectations, and reveals...
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Roadside MBA: Back Road Lessons for Entrepreneurs, Executives and Small Business Owners

Michael Mazzeo · Business Plus
Format: Hardcover

While playing hooky from a conference in Boston a few years back, three former colleagues from Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management hopped in a car and headed on a road trip. They pulled into a shoe store in Maine and noticed that the sales help was unusually pushy. After a few questions,...
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Idiot's Guides: Personal Finance in Your 20s & 30s, 5E

Alpha. · Alpha Books
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

Revised and updated, this new edition of Idiot's Guides: Personal Finance in Your 20s and 30s, Fifth Edition, explains all the basic information you need to get started in life and plan for your future. You'll learn how to manage all aspects of your personal finances, as well as enhance...
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How to Form a Nonprofit Corporation

Anthony Mancuso Attorney · NOLO
Pages: 344
Format: Print book

Form a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt nonprofit in your state The process of becoming a tax-exempt organization may appear intimidating, but with How to Form a Nonprofit Corporation, you can do it quickly, easily, and with confidence. You've got a cause you care about -- now you just need...
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The 10% Entrepreneur: Live Your Startup Dream Without Quitting Your Day Job

Patrick J McGinnis · Portfolio
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

Choosing between the stability of a traditional career and the upside of entrepreneurship? Why not have both?Becoming a full-time entrepreneur can look glamorous from the outside. Who doesn't want to chase their dreams, be their own boss, and do what they love? But the truth is that entrepreneurship...
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The Price of Prosperity: Why Rich Nations Fail and How to Renew Them

Todd G Buchholz · Harper
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

In this bold history and manifesto, a former White House director of economic policy exposes the economic, political, and cultural cracks that wealthy nations face and makes the case for transforming those same vulnerabilities into sources of strength - and the foundation of a national...
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Start Your Own Construction and Contracting Business: Your Step-by-Step Guide to Success

Richard Mintzer · Entrepreneur Press
Pages: 136
Format: Print book

Focusing on budgeting and estimating - the least understood but most important factors of a contracting business - this guide shows contractors how to price their services to recover expenses and still have money for capital expenses and profits. It goes into detail on accounting issues...
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Making the Most of Your Money Now: The Classic Bestseller Completely Revised for the New Economy

Jane Bryant Quinn · Simon & Schuster; Revised edition
Format: Hardcover

Named the best personal finance book on the market by Consumers Union, Jane Bryant Quinn's bestseller Making the Most of Your Money has been completely revised and updated to provide a guide to financial recovery, independence, and success in the new economy.Getting your financial life...
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Captured: The Corporate Infiltration of American Democracy

Sheldon Whitehouse · New Press
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

In Captured, U.S. Senator and former federal prosecutor Sheldon Whitehouse offers an eye-opening take on what corporate influence looks like today from the Senate Floor, adding a first-hand perspective to Jane Mayer's Dark Money. Americans know something is wrong in their government. Senator...
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Diamonds

Ian Smillie · Polity; 1 edition
Format: Book

Diamonds are a multi-billion dollar business involving some of the world’s largest mining companies, a million and a half artisanal diggers, more than a million cutters and polishers and a huge retail jewellery sector. But behind the sparkle of the diamond lies a murkier story, in which...
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