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Right or Wrong: The Memoirs of Lord Bell
Right or Wrong: The Memoirs of Lord Bell
by Tim Bell
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Right or Wrong is the much-anticipated memoir of Tim Bell, chairman of Bell Pottinger public relations and one of the best-known figures in UK media communications. Born into a resolutely middle-class suburban family during the war, he left school whilst... (read more)

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Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs
by Walter Isaacson
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FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE BESTSELLING BIOGRAPHIES OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AND ALBERT EINSTEIN, THIS IS THE EXCLUSIVE BIOGRAPHY OF STEVE JOBS. Based on more than forty interviews with Jobs conducted over two years—as well as interviews with more than... (read more)

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Becoming Steve Jobs: The Evolution of a Reckless Upstart Into a Visionary Leader
Becoming Steve Jobs: The Evolution of a Reckless Upstart Into a Visionary Leader
by Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli
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#1 New York Times Bestseller There have been many books — on a large and small scale — about Steve Jobs, one of the most famous CEOs in history. But this book is different from all the others. Becoming Steve Jobs takes on and breaks... (read more)

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They Told Me Not to Take That Job: Tumult, Betrayal, Heroics, and the Transformation of Lincoln Center
They Told Me Not to Take That Job: Tumult, Betrayal, Heroics, and the Transformation of Lincoln Center
by Reynold Levy
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When Reynold Levy became the new president of Lincoln Center in 2002, New York Magazine described the situation he walked in to as and#147;a community in deep distress, riven by conflict.and#8221; Ideas for the redevelopment of Lincoln Centerand#8217;s... (read more)

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Bend, Not Break: A Life in Two Worlds
Bend, Not Break: A Life in Two Worlds
by Ping Fu
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Born on the eve of Chinaand#8217;s Cultural Revolution, Ping Fu was separated from her family at the age of eight. She grew up fighting hunger and humiliation and shielding her younger sister from the teenagers in Maoand#8217;s Red Guard. At twenty-five,... (read more)

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Why Should White Guys Have All the Fun?
Why Should White Guys Have All the Fun?
by Reginald F Lewis
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REGINALD F. LEWIS was chairman, chief executive, and principal shareholder of TLC Beatrice International Holdings, Inc., until his untimely death of brain cancer in January 1993. He was fifty years old when he died. BLAIR S. WALKER is a former financial... (read more)

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Suits: A Woman on Wall Street
Suits: A Woman on Wall Street
by Nina Godiwalla
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No class can prepare a person for a career on Wall Street. While others in Nina Godiwalla's Persian-Indian immigrant community were content to fulfill their parents' dreams, Nina's fierce ambition pulled her from Houston to New York to become a banker... (read more)

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Losing My Virginity: How I Survived, Had Fun, and Made a Fortune Doing Business My Way
Losing My Virginity: How I Survived, Had Fun, and Made a Fortune Doing Business My Way
by Richard Branson
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"Oh, screw it, let's do it." That's the philosophy that has allowed Richard Branson, in slightly more than twenty-five years, to spawn so many successful ventures. From the airline business (Virgin Atlantic Airways), to music (Virgin Records... (read more)

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The Great Beanie Baby Bubble: Mass Delusion and the Dark Side of Cute
The Great Beanie Baby Bubble: Mass Delusion and the Dark Side of Cute
by Zac Bissonnette
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"Whenever you have something intended as innocent fun for children, you can count on adults to turn it into an obsessive, grotesquely over-commercialized 'hobby'’ with the same whimsy content as the Bataan Death March." — Humorist Dave Barry... (read more)

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Moore's Law: The Life of Gordon Moore, Silicon Valley's Quiet Revolutionary
Moore's Law: The Life of Gordon Moore, Silicon Valley's Quiet Revolutionary
by David C. Brock Arnold Thackray, And Rachel Jones.
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Our world today—from the phone in your pocket to the car that you drive, the allure of social media to the strategy of the Pentagon—has been shaped irrevocably by the technology of silicon transistors. Year after year, for half a century, these... (read more)

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Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs
by Walter Isaacson
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The phenomenal bestseller from the author of the acclaimed biographies of Benjamin Franklin and Albert Einstein. Based on more than forty interviews with Jobs conducted over two years — as well as interviews with more than 100 family members... (read more)

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Soros on Soros: Staying Ahead of the Curve
Soros on Soros: Staying Ahead of the Curve
by George Soros
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GEORGE SOROS runs Soros Fund Management, the principal investment advisor to Quantum Group of Funds, a series of off-shore investment funds. Its flagship, Quantum Fund NV, is generally recognized as having the best performance record of any investment... (read more)

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Bitter Is the New Black: Confessions of a Condescending, Egomaniacal, Self-Centered Smartass, Or, Why You Should Never Carry a Prada Bag to the Unemployment Office
Bitter Is the New Black: Confessions of a Condescending, Egomaniacal, Self-Centered Smartass, Or, Why You Should Never Carry a Prada Bag to the Unemployment Office
by Jen Lancaster
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A licensed psychologist who stars on the cable breakout show I Need a Push, Reagan Bishop helps participants become their best selves by urging them to overcome obstacles and change behaviors. An overachiever, Reagan is used to delivering results... (read more)

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Birdseye: The Adventures of a Curious Man
Birdseye: The Adventures of a Curious Man
by Mark Kurlansky
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Break out the TV dinners! From the author who gave us Cod, Salt, and other informative bestsellers, the first biography of Clarence Birdseye, the eccentric genius inventor whose fast-freezing process revolutionized the food industry and American... (read more)

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Shopping, Seduction and Mr. Selfridge
Shopping, Seduction and Mr. Selfridge
by Lindy Woodhead
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If you lived at Downton Abbey, you shopped at Selfridge’s. Harry Gordon Selfridge was a charismatic American who, in twenty-five years working at Marshall Field’s in Chicago, rose from lowly stockboy to a partner in the business which his... (read more)

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Ponzi's Scheme: The True Story of a Financial Legend
Ponzi's Scheme: The True Story of a Financial Legend
by Mitchell Zuckoff
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“This is the first full nonfiction account of the Ponzi scheme, and Mitchell Zuckoff . . . has made it as agreeable as the ‘smiling, cane-twirling banty rooster of a man behind it. . . . A history that is both solid and entertaining.”... (read more)

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Losing My Virginity: How I've Survived, Had Fun, and Made a Fortune Doing Business My Way
Losing My Virginity: How I've Survived, Had Fun, and Made a Fortune Doing Business My Way
by Richard Branson
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“Richard is good-looking and very smart, which is sexy to start with. He also makes a billion dollars before breakfast—and still knows how to have fun." -- Ivana Trump “Few people in contemporary business are as colorful... (read more)

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Let My People Go Surfing : Education of a Reluctant Businessman (05 Edition)
Let My People Go Surfing : Education of a Reluctant Businessman (05 Edition)
by Yvon Chouinard
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No matter what you do, you will find essential guidance and inspiration... (read more)

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Pit bull :lessons from Wall Street's champion trader
Pit bull :lessons from Wall Street's champion trader
by Martin Schwartz
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Welcome to the world of Martin "Buzzy" Schwartz, Champion Trader--the man whose nerves of steel and killer instinct in the canyons of Wall Street earned him the well-deserved name "Pit Bull." This is the true story of how Schwartz became the best of the... (read more)

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The King of Madison Avenue: David Ogilvy and the Making of Modern Advertising
The King of Madison Avenue: David Ogilvy and the Making of Modern Advertising
by Kenneth Roman
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Famous for his colorful personality and formidable intellect, David Ogilvy left an indelible mark on the advertising world, transforming it from a disreputable business into a dynamic industry full of passionate, creative individuals. This biography is... (read more)

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