Business Biographies

Business Biographies

 
Leading Apple with Steve Jobs Elliot, Jay John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2012 Business Biographies, Leadership

Jay Elliot, a former senior vice president at Apple, worked hand in hand with Steve Jobs for many years. This close working relationship provided him with many insights into the genius that Jobs brought to the...

Audio summary available
 
 
Leading the Starbucks Way Michelli, Joseph A. McGraw-Hill Education , 2014 Business Biographies, Business Strategy

The Starbucks brand is recognized and celebrated around the world. This special status and the sustainable profits at its core arise from a set of leadership principles that prioritize long-term emotional bonds and...

 
 
Live Via Satellite Tedeschi, Anthony Michael Live Via Satellite , 1990 Business Biographies

COMSAT understood from the outset the necessity of approaching the project from a global point of view and opened a dialogue with all countries for the purpose of encouraging their participation. To that end, the...

 
 
Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo! Carlson, Nicholas Hachette Book Group , 2015 Business Biographies

In Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo!, Nicholas Carlson dissects two decades of Yahoo’s history and recounts the triumphs and ultimate failures of the leaders who tried to save the Internet...

Audio summary available
 
 
Microsoft Secrets Cusumano, Michael A. | Selby, Richard W. The Free Press , 1996 Business Biographies, Innovation, Management, Marketing

Drawing on almost two years of on-site observation, 40 in-depth interviews, and unprecedented access to confidential documents and project data, the authors focus specifically on Microsoft’s unique "synch-and-stabilize...

 
 
Moments of Truth Carlzon, Jan Ballinger Publishing Company , 1989 Business Biographies

Moments of Truth tells the story of the fantastic turnaround of Scandinavian Airlines under the leadership of CEO Jan Carlzon. Carlzon took the helm of SAS following a two-year period during which the...

Audio summary available
 
 
Money and Power Cohan, William D. Random House, Inc. , 2015 Business Biographies

Money and Power chronicles the story of Goldman, Sachs & Co. from its humble beginnings in 1869 to its eventual position as an international investment banking tour de force. The book details the...

 
 
Mother Teresa, CEO Bose, Ruma | Faust, Lou Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2011 Business Biographies, Leadership, Social Responsibility

Mother Teresa, CEO is not the typical business book. Authors Ruma Bose, a former volunteer with Missionaries of Charity, and her mentor, Lou Faust provide insight for business leaders from an atypical...

Audio summary available
 
 
Murdoch Shawcross, William Simon & Schuster , 1993 Business Biographies

Shawcross is an excellent writer who has woven a spellbinding tale of the evolution of the Murdoch communications empire. The work begins with the father, Keith, who turned around the Herald with his version of "...

 
 
My Secret Life on the McJob Newman, Jerry McGraw-Hill , 2007 Business Biographies, Business Strategy, Management

In March 1998 Jerry Newman visited a fast food restaurant with his daughter for breakfast. In her breakfast sandwich was a finger from a plastic sanitary glove. That experience led Newman, a university business...

Audio summary available
 
Syndicate content