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Kidder, Tracy

Summary: Author Kidder gives us a window onto the paradoxical world of software engineering and Internet commerce, where genius and artistry often mingle with vulgarity and greed, and where Paul English, for all his success, seems at times almost an innocent. Fortune, mania, genius, philanthropy--the co-founder of the travel website Kayak.com grew up in working-class Boston in the 1970s, a boy who...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ENGLISH, PAUL M. KID

Drucker, Peter F. (Peter Ferdinand)

Summary: This is the first book to present innovation and entrepreneurship as a purposeful and systematic discipline that explains and analyzes the challenges and opportunities of America's new entrepreneurial economy. Superbly practical, Innovation and Entrepreneurship explains what established businesses, public service institutions, and new ventures need to know and do to succeed in today's economy....

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperBusiness 1993

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

Price, Courtney.

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Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 1998

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Jones, Van

Summary: The award-winning human rights activist and advisor to policy makers and presidential candidates delivers a 21st-century economic plan to rescue working-class Americans. Van Jones illustrates how we can invent and invest our way out of the pollution-based grey economy and into the healthy new green economy. Built by a broad coalition deeply rooted in the lives and struggles of ordinary people,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333.79 JON

Collins, James C. (James Charles)

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperBusiness 1994

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

Sprinkle, Timothy.

Summary: "Long considered the ideal environment for tech startup companies, Silicon Valley has recently become a victim of its own success, an expensive, crowded, hypercompetitive place that no longer works for all entrepreneurs. In Screw the Valley, author Tim Sprinkle takes readers on a cross-country road trip, hitting many of the new tech hotspots: Austin, Texas; the Raleigh-Durham area in North...

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Publisher / Publication Date: BenBella Books 2015

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

Stone, Brad

Summary: In the spirit of iconic Silicon Valley renegades like Steve Jobs and Bill Gates, another generation of entrepreneurs is using technology to upend convention and disrupt entire industries. These are the upstarts, idiosyncratic founders with limitless drive and an abundance of self-confidence. Led by such visionaries as Travis Kalanick of Uber and Brian Chesky of Airbnb, they are rewriting the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2017

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

Langone, Kenneth G.

Summary: "Iconoclastic entrepreneur and New York legend Ken Langone tells the compelling story of how a poor boy from Long Island became one of America's most successful businessmen. Ken Langone has seen it all on his way to a net worth beyond his wildest dreams.A pillar of corporate America for decades, he's a co-founder of Home Depot, a former director of the New York Stock Exchange, and a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LANGONE, KENNETH G LAN

Wyly, Sam.

Summary: Self-made billionaire Sam Wyly is a natural storyteller. In this candid memoir, he recounts his experiences establishing and expanding companies on the leading edge of advancements in technology, energy, retail, and investments over the last five decades. Part autobiography and part inspirational business guide, this book is full of insights and homespun life lessons about what it takes to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Newmarket Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WYLY, SAM WYL

Wyly, Sam.

Summary: At the dawn of the Information Age in 1963, a computer salesman in Texas saw an opportunity where IBM, his former employer, saw only dusty oil camps. This young entrepreneur, who had grown up dirt-poor in rural Louisiana during the Great Depression, staked his young family's livelihood on the notion that computers would help out local businesses - and quite possibly, revolutionize the way...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Melcher Media 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 338/.04092B HAM

Stone, Biz.

Summary: "Biz Stone, the co-founder of Twitter, discusses the power of creativity and how to harness it, through stories from his remarkable life and career. THINGS A LITTLE BIRD TOLD ME From GQ's "Nerd of the Year" to one of Time's most influential people in the world, Biz Stone represents different things to different people. But he is known to all as the creative, effervescent, funny, charmingly...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 STONE, BIZ STO

Marcus, Bernie.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Times Business 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 683 MAR

Thomas, Marlo

Summary: Presents inspiring and empowering stories of women who have reinvented themselves in extraordinary ways, proving to women of all ages that the best is yet to come.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.1 THO

McCormick, Blaine.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Entrepreneur Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 FRANKLIN, BENJAMIN Franklin

McGrath, Karen

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Summary: "Brew Your Business: The Ultimate Craft Beer Playbook incorporates cultural, legal, business, public relations, management, science, networking, and brewing experience into one easily accessible book for everyone who wants to know more about craft beer brewing, tasting, and selling. The authors provide a tasty overview of various types of craft beer, methods for brewing, and opportunities for...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc. 2017

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

Shlaes, Amity.

Summary: It's difficult today to imagine how America survived the Great Depression--only through the stories of the common people who struggled during that era can we really understand it. These people are at the heart of this reinterpretation of one of the most crucial events of the twentieth century. Author Shlaes presents the neglected and moving stories of individual Americans, and shows how through...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.9 SHL