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Maine, Sandy

Summary: With a $15 investment, Sandy Maine turned her love of soapmaking into a $1 million business. Now, in Creating an Herbal Bodycare Business, she shares her business-building methods and inspiring philosophy to help you run a profitable business doing exactly what you love. You'll learn how to create a sound business plan, analyze your market and price your products, set up a system for...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Storey Books 1999

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

Dell, Owen E.

Summary: Have you ever dreamed of starting your own landscaping business? Have you been hesitant to put your plans into action? This comprehensive guide contains all the necessary tools and strategies you need to successfully launch and grow your business. Using a friendly, entertaining approach, Owen E. Dell shares his experiences and down-to-earth advice on every aspect of setting up and running a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Taylor Trade Publishing 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 DEL

Ziegler, Mel.

Summary: Mel and Patricia Ziegler, cocreators of Banana Republic, and Bill Rosenzweig, CEO of The Republic of Tea, present a vivid portrait of the creative process required to launch any new successful product or enterprise-- book jacket.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Currency Doubleday 1994

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Summary: Despite the low-wage, low-prestige reputation of the typical "McJob," a McDonald's franchise owner often manages budgets and income in the millions of dollars. This CNBC program looks at the history and working philosophy behind the world's largest food-service corporation, featuring a number of interviews and concise case studies. An operations manager runs six Connecticut restaurants and...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Davenport, Barrie

Summary: Declutter Your Mind details the habits, actions, and mindsets you can use to clean up the mental clutter that might be holding you back from being more focused and mindful. Wall Street Journal bestselling authors S.J. Scott and Barrie Davenport show how to change a specific aspect of your life that might be causing you to feel stressed or overwhelmed. This book is for anyone who recognizes how...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Oldtown Publishing 2016

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Jorstad, Laura.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Globe Pequot Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 648.5 JOR

Summary: Which part of a company has the most impact on product design? On employee training? On forming relationships with customers? This business case study addresses those questions by examining the needs, strategies, and goals of a major corporation's departments. Going behind the scenes at Holden, a thriving General Motors subsidiary, the program features interviews with managers and directors in...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: At over a billion dollars, the mobile food industry is enjoying more publicity and notoriety than ever before. Catering to a new generation of foodies looking for quick and unique specialties, the mobile food business is booming with new opportunities for eager entrepreneurs like you. From gourmet food to all-American basics and hot dog wagons to bustaurants, our experts give you the delicious...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Entrepreneur Media, Inc. 2015

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Byrne, Art

Summary: Shares what the author has learned during his remarkable career and shows how anyone can achieve similar results. This book explains the ins and outs of applying Lean strategy to: eliminate waste in every value-added operation; deliver consistent value to customers; stimulate growth and add jobs; and more.

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Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2013

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Graff, Garrett M.

Summary: "The eye-opening truth about the government's secret plans to survive a catastrophic attack on US soil--even if the rest of us die--a roadmap that spans from the dawn of the nuclear age to today"--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon and Schuster 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363 GRA

Schmidt, Eric

Summary: "Jack Welch's Straight from the Gut was once the essential primer for managers, but today's leaders need a new playbook. In HOW GOOGLE WORKS, Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg distill their decades of working in the high-tech industry into a practical and fun-to-read guide for those who want to succeed in an ever-changing business landscape. The book offers how-to advice on strategy,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crand Central Publishing 2014

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658 SCH

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658 SCH

Sutherland, Jeffrey Victor

Summary: For those who believe that there must be a more efficient way for people to get things done, Scrum pioneer Jeff Sutherland offers a thought-provoking book about the management process that is changing the way we work. In the future, historians may look back on human progress and draw a sharp line designating "before Scrum" and "after Scrum." Scrum already drives most of the world's top...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Currency 2014

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1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 658.4 SUT

Tichy, Noel M.

Summary: "Starting out at GE, where he headed up the company's leadership institute and revamped the leadership pipeline under Jack Welch, Noel Tichy has served as a trusted advisor on management succession to such leading companies as Royal Dutch Shell, Nokia, Intel, Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Merck and Caterpillar. Now Tichy draws on decades of hands-on experience working with CEOs and boards to provide a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.5 TIC
1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 658.5 TIC

Contents: Disc 1. Investment decisions and goals -- A framework for investing -- Mistakes investors make -- The characteristics of security returns -- The theory of efficient markets -- Evidence on efficient markets -- Disc 2. Valuation formulas -- Bond pricing -- The term structure of interest rates -- The risks in bonds -- Quantifying interest rate risk -- Value creation and stock prices -- Disc 3....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2014

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 332.6 ADV
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Bernstein, Daryl

Summary: Offers simple and creative ideas for how children can start a business with little or no start-up costs, attract and retain customers, and develop negotiating skills.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2012

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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....

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Publisher / Publication Date: O'Reilly Media 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 005 BRI

Oakley, Barbara A.

Summary: "A surprisingly simple way for students to master any subject--based on one of the world's most popular online courses and the bestselling book A Mind for Numbers and its wildly popular online companion course "Learning How to Learn" have empowered more than two million learners of all ages from around the world to master subjects that they once struggled with. Fans often wish they'd discovered...

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Publisher / Publication Date: TarcherPerigee 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 370.15 OAK

Szollose, Brad.

Contents: 1st law : a liquid leader places people first -- 2nd law : a liquid leader cultivates an environment where it is free and safe to tell the truth -- 3rd law : a liquid leader nurtures a creative culture -- 4th law : a liquid leader supports reinvention of the organization -- 5th law : a liquid leader leads by example -- 6th law : a liquid leader takes responsibility -- 7th law : a liquid leader...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Greenleaf Book Group 2011

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Weiss, Alan

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Publisher / Publication Date: AMACOM 2000

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

Zhuo, Julie

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Summary: "Congratulations, you're a manager! After you pop the champagne, accept the shiny new title, and step into this thrilling next chapter of your career, the truth descends like a fog: you don't really know what you're doing. That's exactly how Julie Zhuo felt when she became a rookie manager at the age of twenty-five. She stared at a long list of challenges--from hiring to firing, from meeting...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2019

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Summary: In this Peabody Award-winning program, CNBC's David Faber scrutinizes Wal-Mart as he seeks to understand how the company has ascended to the heights of power it has come to occupy-and whether this juggernaut can continue to succeed in the face of increased opposition. Given unprecedented access, Faber takes viewers from an annual managers' meeting that resembles an evangelical revival to the...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Duarte, Nancy

Summary: 'Illuminate' demonstrates how, though the power of persuasive communication, one can turn an idea into a movement, as compared with the likes of Steve Jobs, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Starbucks, IBM, and more.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2016

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Summary: A detailed and revealing case study, this CNBC program guides viewers through the corporate dimensions of the world's largest passenger jet fleet. Students will witness high-level management maneuvers undertaken behind the closed doors of executive suites. Several rarely discussed aspects of the airline industry are addressed-chief among them, how a labor-management conflict is sorted out and...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Beach, Jim (James)

Summary: You want to start your own business, but "risk" isn't your middle name. You're not alone. Many successful entrepreneurs are averse to risk?but they have learned the tricks to working around it. And now you can too, with School for Startups. This practical guide shows you how to build a business the smart way?without risking major assets such as your house, savings account, or health insurance.

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Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2011

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