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Seaman, Richard N.

Summary: "When starting a business, entrepreneurs are faced with a kaleidoscope of choices. Their commitment to grow a business faces a multitude of challenges. These entrepreneurial experiences are well documented by the many stories of the entrepreneur's journey through early staaage funding, venture capital, private equity, and exit strategies. Challenges to the entrepreneurial spirit become even...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seaman Corporation 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.045 SEA

McKeever, Mike P.

Summary: "You need a sound business plan to start a business or raise money to expand an existing one. For over 30 years, how to Write a Business Plan has helped fledging entrepreneurs -- from small service businesses and retailers to large manufacturing firms -- write winning plans and get needed financing. This bestselling book contains clear step-by-step instructions and forms to put together a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.6 MCK

McKeever, Mike P.

Summary: You need a sound business plan to start a business or raise money to expand an existing one. For over 30 years, How to Write a Business Plan has helped fledgling entrepreneurs--from small service businesses and retailers to large manufacturing firms--write winning plans and get needed financing. This bestselling book contains clear step-by-step instructions and forms to put together a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.15 MCK

Brikman, Yevgeniy

Summary: This book is the "Hello, World" tutorial for building products, technologies, and teams in a startup environment. It's based on the experiences of the author, Yevgeniy (Jim) Brikman, as well as interviews with programmers from some of the most successful startups of the last decade, including Google, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, GitHub, Stripe, Instagram, AdMob, Pinterest, and many others....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: O'Reilly Media 2015

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Wolfram, Amy

Summary: In the first of two graphic novels, the Teen Titans attempt to throw a party without a theme, but the guest list stinks (literally); in the second story Cyborg is named CEO of the startup "ChirpFolio," and immediately hires all his friends--but by the time the money runs out they still have not figured out what exactly the company is supposed to do.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, an imprint of Capstone Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 TEE

Dalrymple, William

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: In August 1756 the East India Company defeated the young Mughal emperor and forced him to establish in his richest provinces a new administration run by English merchants who collected taxes through means of a ruthless private army--what we would now call an act of involuntary privatization. The East India Company's founding charter authorized it to "wage war" and it had always used violence to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.3 DAL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 954.03 DAL

Cuban, Mark

Summary: The stars of ABC's Shark tank explain how a kid can discover a great business idea and get it off the ground.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Diversion Books 2018

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Steingold, Fred S.

Summary: The Legal Guide for Starting & Running a Small Business has helped more than a quarter million entrepreneurs and business owners master the basics, including how to: raise start-up money, decide between an LLC or other business structure, save on business taxes, get licenses and permits, choose the right insurance, negotiate contracts and leases, avoid problems if you're buying a franchise,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 346.0652 STE

Sisson, Natalie

Summary: "After eight years of working in the soul-crushing bureaucracy of the corporate world, Natalie Sisson quit her high-paying job and moved to Canada, started a blog, and cofounded a technology company. In just eighteen months she learned how to build an online platform from scratch, and then left to start her own business--which involved visiting Argentina to eat empanadas, play Ultimate Frisbee,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North Star Way 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 651 SIS

Summary: Bob's Burgers is serving up a second season of top-grade fun! This time around, struggling restaurateur Bob Belcher and his family crash the food truck circuit, get burned by a bad review, find trouble in a taffy factory and dive into synchronized swimming. Enjoy the laughs but save room for dessert!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV BOB

Abrams, Rhonda M.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Planning Shop 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338 ABR

Comiskey, James C.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Venture Perspectives Press 1985

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Parish, Herman

Summary: "Amelia Bedelia's class is hosting a bake sale to raise money for the school library. She bakes delicious brownies to sell, but so does everybody else! Fortunately, Amelia Bedelia squints hard and sees the surprise in the brownie bounty, and she and her friends learn about basic concepts of business and the importance of giving back."--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2019

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Abrams, Rhonda M.

Summary: Provides a template for developing a business plan in twenty-four hours, utilizing step-by-step checklists, worksheets, tools, and advice.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PlanningShop 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 ABR

Althoff, Susanne

Summary: "Althoff exposes the ways in which the current start-up paradigm was engineered by and for white men, and the ways in which women, non-binary, and trans folks face impossible barriers to landing funding from venture capitalists to make their companies viable"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 ALT

Summary: A secluded school for magicians faces danger from a fantastical flying creature outside and sinister forces inside. While visiting Velma's sister Madelyn, who's enrolled at the Whirlen Merlin Magic Academy, the gang gets lots more than rabbit emerging from a hat. A greedy ice-cream mogul wants to close the place, a screaming banshee gives everyone the creeps and a mythological half-dragon,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2010

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Simmons, Chad.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Natl Book Network 0000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.16 SIM

Summary: A totally updated and revised new edition of the most comprehensive, reliable guide to modern entrepreneurship. For years, the Portable MBA series has tracked the core curriculum of leading business schools to teach you everything you need to know about business-without the cost of earning a traditional MBA degree. The Portable MBA in Entrepreneurship covers all the ins and outs of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wiley 2010

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Koeberle-Schmid, Alexander

Contents: List of figures -- Preface -- Structures for family and business : family business governance -- Maximizing success through professional family business governance -- Challenges to the governance of the family enterprise -- Responsible ownership -- Structures for the business : business governance -- CEO & CEO succession -- The benefits of control instruments & control systems -- Structures for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658 KOE

Duffy, Scott.

Summary: "A serial entrepreneur offers a plan for launching successful ventures About ninety-seven percent of a rocket's fuel is used in the first three feet of its launch. The same is true in launching a new business, product, or service. Those first few steps are absolutely critical. Scott Duffy has developed a practical approach for turning your big idea into a thriving venture by focusing on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.11 DUF

Mintzer, Richard

Summary: "Focusing on budgeting and estimating -- the least understood but most important factors of a contracting business -- this guide shows contractors how to price their services to recover expenses and still have money for capital expenses and profits. It goes into detail on accounting issues and provides checklists for required government accounts. Plus, it covers concerns such as dealing with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Entrepreneur Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.6 MIN

Summary: This program spotlights the eastern African countries of Ethiopia, Kenya, and Tanzania. In Aksum and Addis Ababa, Jonathan Dimbleby learns about initiatives to improve farming across Ethiopia; follows a pilgrimage to Aksum's Church of St. Mary of Zion; observes the Eid al-Adha festival in Addis Ababa; attends a session of a coffee-growers' commodity exchange; and visits some fair trade...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Summary: This program focuses on the western African countries of Mali, Ghana, and Nigeria. In Bamako, Segou, and Djenne, Jonathan Dimbleby learns how mopeds are moving Mali into a better future; meets a traditional wedding singer whose songs are uncustomarily female-empowering; watches enterprising sand-diggers at work in the Niger River; and visits the intricate Djenne mosque. In Kumasi and Accra, he...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Summary: In this edition of Frontline, investigative correspondent Lowell Bergman examines the shadowy world of international bribery, revealing how multinational companies create slush funds, set up front companies, and make secret payments, all to get billions in business. But these practices are facing an international crackdown led by prosecutors at the U.S. Department of Justice and its allies...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2009

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