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Grinding It Out: The Making of McDonald's

Ray Kroc · Griffin
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

"He either enchants or antagonizes everyone he meets. But even his enemies agree there are three things Ray Kroc does damned well: sell hamburgers, make money, and tell stories." --from Grinding It OutFew entrepreneurs can claim to have radically changed the way we live, and Ray Kroc...
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100-year life : living and working in an age of longevity

Lynda Gratton · Bloomsbury Information
Pages: 264
Format: Hardcover

What will your 100-year life look like?Does the thought of working for 60 or 70 years fill you with dread? Or can you see the potential for a more stimulating future as a result of having so much extra time? Many of us have been raised on the traditional notion of a three-stage approach...
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Grave New World: The End of Globalization, the Return of History

STEPHEN D KING · YALE University Press
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

A controversial look at the end of globalisation and what it means for prosperity, peace, and the global economic order Globalisation, long considered the best route to economic prosperity, is not inevitable. An approach built on the principles of free trade and, since the 1980s, open capital...
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Dealing With Problem Employees: How to Manage Performance & Personal Issues in the Workplace

Amy DelPo · Nolo
Pages: 396
Format: Print book

Manage employee problems, legally and effectively. Every workplace has occasional problems with employees. This book is packed with the legal and practical information you need to handle those problems without getting into legal trouble. It provides proven techniques -- and immediate solutions....
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Poke the Box: When Was the Last Time You Did Something for the First Time?

Seth Godin · Portfolio
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

"A one-two punch! Half kick in the ass, half cheerleading encouragement." - Steven Pressfield, author of The War of ArtIf you are happy being just a dreamer, perhaps you don't need this book.If you're enjoying the status quo, don't even consider reading this book.If...
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Create Your Own Employee Handbook: A Legal & Practical Guide for Employers

Lisa Guerin J.D. · NOLO; Seventh edition
Format: Print book

Make - or update - your employee handbook today! Clear employee policies help you run a productive workplace and avoid legal problems. Create Your Own Employee Handbook provides everything managers or HR professionals need to create a reader-friendly guide, or update an existing handbook...
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Thank You for Being Late: Finding a Job, Running a Country, and Keeping Your Head in an Age of Accelerations

Thomas L Friedman · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 496
Format: Audiobook

A New York Times Bestseller A field guide to the twenty-first century, written by one of its most celebrated observersWe all sense it -- something big is going on. You feel it in your workplace. You feel it when you talk to your kids. You can't miss it when you read the newspapers or watch...
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Ask More: The Power of Questions to Open Doors, Uncover Solutions, and Spark Change

Frank Sesno · AMACOM
Pages: 249
Format: Print book

What hidden skill links successful people in all walks of life? What helps them make smart decisions? The answer is surprisingly simple: They know how to ask the right questions at the right time. Questions help us break down barriers, discover secrets, solve puzzles, and imagine new ways...
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1,001 GMAT Practice Questions For Dummies

CONSUMER DUMMIES. · For Dummies
Pages: 456
Format: Paperback

An indispensible practice tool for the GMAT The GMAT exam is the preferred graduate test of universities across the globe. It measures analytical writing and problem solving abilities and addresses data sufficiency, logic, and critical reasoning - all essential skills in business and management....
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Truth, Trust Tenacity: How Ordinary People Become Extraordinary Leaders

Ritch K Eich · Second City Publishing
Pages: 174
Format: Print book

TRUTH, TRUST TENACITY lets readers peek behind the curtain to see what it takes to become an extraordinary leader in today's business climate. In his third book, Ritch Eich shares the secrets of building a culture around trust, engagement, energy and civility that lets employees grow,...
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One Nation Under Gold: How One Precious Metal Has Dominated the American Imagination for Four Centuries

James Ledbetter · Liveright
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

One Nation Under Gold examines the countervailing forces that have long since divided America -- whether gold should be a repository of hope, or a damaging delusion that has long since derailed the rational investor.Worshipped by Tea Party politicians but loathed by sane economists, gold...
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Trading Options For Dummies

Joe Duarte · For Dummies; 2 edition
Format: Print book

Navigate options markets and bring in the profits Thinking about trading options, but not sure where to start? This new edition of Trading Options For Dummies starts you at the beginning, explaining the common types of options available for trading and helps you choose the right ones for your...
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Venture Capital For Dummies

Nicole Gravagna · For Dummies; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Secure venture capital? Easy.Getting a business up and running or pushing a brilliant product to the marketplace requires capital. For many entrepreneurs, a lack of start-up capital can be the single biggest roadblock to their dreams of success and fortune. Venture Capital For Dummies takes...
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Legal Guide for Starting & Running a Small Business

Fred S. Steingold Attorney · NOLO
Pages: 456
Format: Paperback

The all-in-one business law book When you run a small business, legal questions crop up almost on a daily basis. Ignoring them can threaten your enterprise - but hiring a lawyer to help with routine issues can devastate the bottom line. Fortunately, you have a better alternative. Legal...
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Collaborative Intelligence: Thinking with People Who Think Differently

Dawna Markova · Spiegel & Grau
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

A breakthrough book on the transformative power of collaborative thinking Collaborative intelligence, or CQ, is a measure of our ability to think with others on behalf of what matters to us all. It is emerging as a new professional currency at a time when the way we think, interact, and innovate...
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