A classic American success storywith a twist Like J. P. Morgan, John D. Rockefeller, and Andrew Carnegie, Marshall Field was one of the overlords of triumphant capitalism in the Gilded Age of
Both practical business manual and prized legal companion, this latest edition of the best-selling guide contains the solid strategies and practical advice songwriters and performers need to survive and thrive in today's
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The same fundamental logic underlies language and mathematics, and indeed computerized information processing. Based on the three well-developed academic theories of linguistic-mathematical logic, living systems, and hierarchy, this book provides a framework
In this followup to "Beyond Generation X", Raines and Hunt look at the specific conflicts between the Baby Boomers and Generation X'ers, who together make up the majority of today's workforce.
Packed with ideas and techniques that work for virtually anyone, in any job, under any circumstance, this book helps readers identify opportunities to increase their value, work better with others, solve problems,
In 1961, after 55 years of the family-style leadership of a private company, Planters Nut and Chocolate Company was acquired by Standard Brands, but continues to produce a great number of advertising
". . . shining clarity and enviable originality" -Peter L. Bernstein, author of Against the Gods "Mark Kritzman presents the reader with an entertaining way of learning some serious finance." -Harry Markowitz,
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Managers and executives know the importance of integrating business strategy and IT strategy for competitive advantage. Via numerous real-world examples and anecdotes, this book investigates myriad issues regarding the application of business
What was really going on at Roman banquets? In this lively new book, veteran Romanist Matthew Roller looks at a little-explored feature of Roman culture: dining posture. In ancient Rome, where dining
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Using examples drawn from businesses of all types and sizes, Simple Truth explains the straightforward techniques that can lead to lasting success-and profits.