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Waves of Prosperity: How Business Transformed India, China and the West

Greg Clydesdale · Robinson
Pages: 448
Format: Paperback

When the Genoese merchant, Marco Polo, first arrived in Dynastic China he was faced with a society far advanced of anything he had encountered in Europe. The ports were filled with commodities from all over the eastern world, while new technology was driving the economy forward. It would...
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Tim Cook: The Genius Who Took Apple to the Next Level

Leander Kahney · Portfolio
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Journalist Leander Kahney reveals how CEO Tim Cook has led Apple to astronomical success after the death of Steve Jobs in 2011.

The death of Steve Jobs left a gaping void at one of the most innovative companies of all time. Jobs wasn't merely Apple's iconic founder and CEO; he was the living...
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Financially Forward: How to Use Today's Digital Tools to Earn More, Save Better, and Spend Smarter

Alexa von Tobel · Currency
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Chief digital officer at Northwestern Mutual, founder/CEO of LearnVest, and New York Times bestelling author shows how to use the simple tools of the digital age to get more out of our money.

We live in a new financial world. Our wallets--like every other aspect of our lives--have...
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Into the Raging Sea: Thirty-Three Mariners, One Megastorm, and the Sinking of El Faro

NOT AVAILABLE. · Ecco
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

"A Perfect Storm for a new generation, Rachel Slade's Into the Raging Sea is a masterful page-turning account of the El Faro's sinking."
- Ben Mezrich, bestselling author of The Accidental Billionaires: The Founding of Facebook

"The one account I've read that...

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Negotiating 101: From Planning Your Strategy to Finding a Common Ground, an Essential Guide to the Art of Negotiating

Peter J Sander · Adams Media
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A quick-and-easy guide to core business and career concepts - no MBA required!The ability to negotiate a deal. Confidence to oversee staff. Complete, accurate monitoring of expenses. In today's business world, these are must-have skills. But all too often, comprehensive business books...
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Management Diseases and Disorders: How to Identify and Treat Dysfunctional Managerial Behavior

Steven A. Danley · Lulu Publishing Services
Pages: 250
Format: Paperback

Organizational "insiders" Steven A. Danley and Dr. Peter Hughes explore the most common dysfunctions preventing managers from promoting healthy, vibrant, and sustainable workplaces in this field manual written in the form of a medical encyclopedia. They identify toxic behaviors...
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Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence

Ajay Agrawal · Harvard Business Review Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

"What does AI mean for your business? Read this book to find out." -- Hal Varian, Chief Economist, GoogleArtificial intelligence does the seemingly impossible, magically bringing machines to life--driving cars, trading stocks, and teaching children. But facing the sea change that...
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The Digital Marketing Handbook: A Step-By-Step Guide to Creating Websites That Sell

Robert W Bly · Entrepreneur Press
Pages: 220
Format: Paperback

What's Your Website's ROI?
Written to help marketers -- from the Fortune 1000 to small business owners and solopreneurs -- turn their websites from cost centers to profit centers, The Digital Marketing Handbook by legendary copywriting pioneer and marketing expert Robert W. Bly teaches...
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The Ultimate Start-Up Guide: Marketing Lessons, War Stories, and Hard-Won Advice from Leading Venture Capitalists and Angel Investors

Tom Hogan · Career Press
Pages: 223
Format: Print book

Most start-ups fail.And they die remarkably young: The typical start-up lasts 20 months and burns through $1.3 million in financing before closing its doors.So what's the formula for success for those start-ups that make it through the early trials, leveraging their early success into...
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Am I Being Too Subtle?: Straight Talk From a Business Rebel

SAM ZELL · Portfolio
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

The traits that make Sam Zell one of the world's most successful entrepreneurs also make him one of the most surprising, enigmatic, and entertaining mavericks in American business.

Self-made billionaire Sam Zell consistently sees what others don't. From finding a market for overpriced...
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How Do I Get There from Here?: Planning for Retirement When the Old Rules No Longer Apply

George H Schofield · AMACOM
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Challenge the way you think about retirement. Not long ago everyone knew what the word "retirement" meant. The expectation was that you worked until age 65--and then coasted through your golden years courtesy of a comfortable nest egg. Today, when living to 90 is common,...
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Ace Your Teacher Resume

Anthony D Fredericks · Blue River Press
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

In this captivating and highly practical book, award-winning author and teacher, Anthony D. Fredericks offers real-world guidelines on how to build the perfect teacher resume (and cover letter) . Fredericks has compiled fresh advice and insightful tips from numerous principals and superintendents...
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Sustainable Diets: How Ecological Nutrition Can Transform Consumption and the Food System

Pamela Mason · Routledge
Pages: 369
Format: Hardcover

How can huge populations be fed healthily, equitably and affordably while maintaining the ecosystems on which life depends? The evidence of diet's impact on public health and the environment has grown in recent decades, yet changing food supply, consumer habits and economic aspirations...
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Retire Early With Real Estate: How to Invest in Real Estate to Work Less and Do What Matters More

Chad Carson · BiggerPockets
Pages: 280
Format: Paperback

Quit your 9-5 desk job, retire with your real estate business, and spend the rest of your life doing what matters to you! Do you know how you'll fund your retirement? Are you frustrated with your financial status quo? Do you wish to be financially free, retire early, and do more with...
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Optimizing Growth: Predictive and Profitable Strategies to Understand Demand and Outsmart Your Competitors

Jason Green · Wiley
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Leverage big data and demand into sustainable profitable growth

Optimizing Growth is a handbook for how to succeed in the age of big data. Today's business environment looks dramatically different than it did even a decade ago, and it continues to evolve at an increasing...

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