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Finding My Virginity
by Richard Branson ~ Paperback
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50 years ago, Sir Richard Branson started his first business. In his new autobiography, Finding My Virginity, the Virgin Founder shares his personal, intimate thoughts on five decades as the world's ultimate entrepreneur. In Finding My Virginity, Sir Richard Branson shares the secrets that have seen...

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Hit Refresh
by Satya Nadella ~ Paperback
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Microsoft's CEO tells the inside story of the company's continuing transformation, while tracing his own journey from a childhood in India to leading some of the most significant changes of the digital era and offering his vision for the coming wave of intelligent technologies. ...

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The Square and the Tower
by Niall Ferguson ~ Paperback

'The most brilliant British historian of his generation' The TimesWhat if everything we thought we knew about history was wrong? From Niall Ferguson, the global bestselling author of Empire, The Ascent of Money and Civilization, this is a whole new way of imagining the world.Most history is hierarch...

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Hit Refresh
by Satya Nadella ~ Hardback

Foreword by Bill GatesMicrosoft's CEO tells the inside story of the company's continuing transformation, tracing his own personal journey from a childhood in India to leading some of the most significant technological changes in the digital era. As much a humanist as engineer and executive, Nadella ...

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Finding My Virginity
by Richard Branson ~ Hardback

Fifty years ago, Sir Richard Branson started his first business. In his new autobiography, Finding My Virginity, the Virgin Founder shares his personal, intimate thoughts on five decades as the world's ultimate entrepreneur. In Finding My Virginity, Sir Richard Branson shares the secrets that have s...

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The Startup Way
by Eric Ries ~ Paperback

With his million-copy bestseller The Lean Startup, Eric Ries launched a global movement. Concepts like minimal viable product, A/B testing and 'pivoting' changed the language of business. Now he turns his attention to companies of all sizes - and shows how the startup ethos can breathe new life into...

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WTF?: What's the Future and Why It's Up to Us
by Tim O'Reilly ~ Paperback

'An indispensable guide.' Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn'Tech's most valuable teacher.' ForbesSilicon Valley's leading intellectual and the founder of O'Reilly Media explores the upside and the potential downsides of our future - what he calls the 'next economy'.Tim O'Reilly's genius is to ide...

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Cracking Economics
by Tejvan Pettinger ~ Hardback

Crack the world of money and understand the economic theory that has shaped nations and influenced the way you live now.From Keynesian models to how inflation affects interest rates, Cracking Economics will make the seemingly complex world of global finance easily understood. Subjects covered includ...

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Blue Ocean Shift
by W Chan Kim ~ Hardback

Author BiographyW. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne are Professors of Strategy at INSEAD and Co-Directors of the INSEAD Blue Ocean Strategy Institute. They are the authors of the international bestseller Blue Ocean Strategy, which is recognized as one of the most iconic and impactful strategy books ever...

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Side Hustle
by Chris Guillebeau ~ Paperback

The author of the New York Times bestseller The $100 Startup shows you how to launch a profitable side hustle in just 27 days. For some people, the thought of quitting their day job to start their own business is exhilarating. For many others, the loss of a stable paycheck is terrifying. But what i...

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Quench Your Own Thirst
by Jim Koch ~ Paperback

Founder of The Boston Beer Company, Samuel Adams brewer, & catalyst of American craft beer, Jim Koch tells all when it comes to business, beer, & turning your passion into a successful company. It looked like an unwinnable David and Goliath struggle: one guy against the mammoth American beer industr...

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Work, Figuratively Speaking
by Derrick Lin ~ Hardback

Figuratively Speaking is a humorous rendering of the big setbacks and 'little' victories of everyday office life using miniature figures, based on the author's popular Instagram.Like Sloane Tanen's Bitter with Baggage, Derrick Lin's bittersweet office world in miniature will appeal to anyone who has...

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The School of Greatness
by Lewis Howes ~ Paperback

Author BiographyLewis Howes is an online marketing expert, sought-after business coach, podcast and webinar host, speaker, and angel investor. He is the host of "The School of Greatness" podcast. He was recognized in a 2013 White House ceremony by President Obama as one of the top 100 entrepreneurs ...

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A World of Three Zeros
by Muhammad Yunus ~ Hardback

Author BiographyMuhammad Yunus, a native of Bangladesh, was educated at Dhaka University and was awarded a Fulbright scholarship to study economics at Vanderbilt University. In 1972 he became head of the economics department at Chittagong University. He is the founder and managing director of Gramee...

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Creativity Rules
by Tina Seelig ~ Paperback

International bestselling author and Stanford University professor Tina Seelig adapts her wildly popular creativity course to a practical guide on how to put your best ideas into action.For the past fifteen years, Professor Tina Seelig has taught her Stanford students how to creatively unleash their...

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All American Anarchist
by Carlotta R. Anderson ~ Paperback

Offers a comprehensive biography of influential Detroit labor activist Joseph A. Labadie.Author BiographyCarlotta R. Anderson has published articles in Smithsonian, Inquiry, Michigan History, Chicago Tribune, Newsday, San Francisco Chronicle, Denver Post, Boston Globe, Philadelphia Inquirer, and Tol...

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The Troubled Origins Of The Italian Catholic Labor Movement, 1878-1914
by Sandor Agocs ~ Paperback

An intellectual and social history of the nascent Italian labor movement, exploring the conflicts between the conservative Catholic hierarchy and Catholic activists.Author BiographyS?ndor Ag?cs, a Ph.D. from the University of Rochester, is an assistant professor in the College of Lifelong Learning a...

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The Foreclosure Survival Guide
by Stephen Elias ~ Paperback

If you're one of the millions Americans who are having trouble making your mortgage payments or are already in danger of foreclosure, this guide will give you the practical information you need, including: the ins and outs of foreclosure how to decide if you should try to keep your house federal...

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Consultant & Independent Contractor Agreements
by Stephen Fishman ~ Paperback

Designed for both independent contractors and the businesses who hire them, Consultant & Independent Contractor Agreements is the most comprehensive guide you'll find anywhere. The book shows you how to: define the scope and duration of the work to be performed protect trade secrets, trademarks, ...

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Slugfest
by Reed Tucker ~ Hardback

Author BiographyReed Tucker is a freelance journalist and writer and has lived in New York since 1999. He writes mostly about pop culture and entertainment, most recently as a staff features writer at the New York Post. He has written hundreds of magazine and newspaper articles for everyone from Esq...

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The Four
by Scott Galloway ~ Paperback

Author BiographyScott Galloway is a Professor at NYU's Stern School of Business, where he teaches Brand Strategy and Digital Marketing. He is the founder of several firms including L2, Red Envelope, and Prophet. In 2012, he was named "One of the World's 50 Best Business School Professors" by Poets &...

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Ready Player Two
by Shira Chess ~ Paperback

Shira Chess uses the concept of "Player Two" to examine the assumptions implicit in video games designed for women and how they have impacted gaming culture and the larger society. Ready Player Two presents important arguments about how gamers and game developers must change their thinking about bot...

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Innovative Perspectives on Tourism Discourse
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The application of linguistic optimization methods in the tourism, travel, and hospitality industry has improved customer service and business strategies within the field. It provides an opportunity for tourists to explore another culture, building tolerance and overall exposure to different ways of...

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Teaching Human Resources and Organizational Behavior at the College...
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New aspects of human resource management and organizational behavior have emerged in recent years. As such, it has become imperative to facilitate proper educational initiatives for professionals entering these fields. Teaching Human Resources and Organizational Behavior at the College Level is an e...

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No Ego
by Cy Wakeman ~ Paperback

For years now, leaders in almost every industry have accepted two completely false assumptions - that change is hard, and that engagement drives results. Those beliefs have inspired expensive attempts to shield employees from change, involve them in high-level decision making, and keep them happy wi...

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The World-System as Unit of Analysis
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World-systems analyses have recast the study of between- and within-nation country inequality as constituent aspects of a single field of inquiry: the study of inequality and social stratification as processes that always have been global in their very essence. World-systems analyses maintain that g...

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The History and Theory of Rhetoric
by James A Herrick ~ Hardback

By tracing the traditional progression of rhetoric from the Greek Sophists to contemporary theorists, The History and Theory of Rhetoric illustrates how persuasive public discourse performs essential social functions and shapes our daily worlds. Students gain a conceptual framework for evaluating an...

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The Rhetoric of Videogames as Embodied Practice
by Steve Holmes ~ Hardback

The Rhetoric of Videogames as Embodied Practice offers a critical reassessment of embodiment and materiality in rhetorical considerations of videogames. Holmes argues that rhetorical and philosophical conceptions of "habit" offer a critical resource for describing the interplay between thinking (wri...

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The Regenerative Business
by Carol Sanford ~ Hardback

Forewords by: Cheryl Y. Kiser, Babson College & Michiel Bakker, GoogleCourageous leaders today are calling for a disruptive yet effective way of working: one that unlocks significant new levels of innovation, delivers enduring financial results, and creates exceptional customer loyalty while simu...

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Common Sense and a Little Fire
by Annelise Orleck ~ Paperback

Twenty years after its initial publication, Annelise Orleck's Common Sense and a Little Fire continues to resonate with its harrowing story of activism, labor, and women's history. Orleck traces the personal and public lives of four immigrant women activists who left a lasting imprint on American po...

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Oxford Textbook of Global Public Health
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The Digital Helix
by Michael Gale ~ Hardback

Thrive in the Digital Age Most corporations recognize they need to shift to a digital centric view of the world. However, digital transformation is a brutal process, and fewer that 20 percent of companies see the economic results they expected. To thrive and prosper in a digital world, true success ...

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Fashion Supply Chain Management Using Radio Frequency Identification...
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Fashion Supply Chain Management Using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technologies looks at the application of RFID technologies in such areas as order allocation, garment manufacturing, product tracking, distribution and retail. As supply chains in the textiles and fashion industry become eve...

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The Square and the Tower
by Niall Ferguson ~ Hardback

'Silicon Valley needed a history lesson and Ferguson has provided it' Eric Schmidt'The most brilliant British historian of his generation' The TimesWhat if everything we thought we knew about history was wrong? From Niall Ferguson, the global bestselling author of Empire, The Ascent of Money and Ci...

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Marketing and Logistics Led Organizations
by Robert Mason ~ Paperback

Logistics and marketing stand out as two disciplines which are connected, and both are critical to the provision of customer value. Marketing and Logistics Led Organizations looks at marketing-led logistics and logistics-led marketing. In the current business world, the idea of a single supply chai...

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The Moral Economy
by Samuel Bowles ~ Paperback

Why policies and business practices that ignore the moral side of human nature often fail.Author BiographySamuel Bowles directs the Behavioral Sciences Program at the Santa Fe Institute and is the author of Microeconomics: Behavior, Institutions, and Evolution; A Cooperative Species: Human Reciproci...

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State Capacity and Economic Development

State capacity - the government's ability to accomplish its intended policy goals - plays an important role in market-oriented economic development today. Yet state capacity improvements are often difficult to achieve. This Element analyzes the historical origins of state capacity. It evaluates long...

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Europe Didn't Work
by Larry Elliott ~ Paperback

Examining key economic indicators and assessing the situation across Europe, two British journalists assess why the euro has failed-and what will happen when the European Union completely unravels. "This book is a must-read for anyone who cares about the future of Europe and progressive politics. La...

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The Writing on the Wall
by Anselm Jappe ~ Paperback

The 2008 global financial crisis has led to the re-emergence in public discourse of the idea that capitalism could end. For many, it was proof of the notion that capitalist civilisation has an endemic tendency towards crisis that will ultimately bring about its demise. Must we assume, however, that ...

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