Business Biographies

Business Biographies

 
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...

 
 
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...

 
 
Digital Wars, Second Edition Arthur, Charles Kogan Page Limited , 2014 Business Biographies, Technology

In 1998, the digital space came to be shared by three distinct companies: Apple, Google, and Microsoft. In Digital Wars, technology and science journalist Charles Arthur explores the progression that...

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Heart & Soul Shook, Robert L. BenBella Books, Inc. , 2010 Business Biographies

Robert Shook’s Heart & Soul profiles five companies that share one thing in common: each has a heart and soul. He demonstrates how each corporation has achieved competitive success in its unique...

 
 
Amway Forever Jones, Kathryn A. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 2011 Business Biographies

Amway Forever by Kathryn A. Jones tells the history of one of the world’s most successful and controversial businesses. Jones describes Amway’s innovations and growth, expansion into countries...

 
 
Improvise Cook, Fred B2 Books , 2014 Business Biographies

In Improvise, Fred Cook shares some of his life experiences and the lessons he has learned along the way that helped him become CEO of GolinHarris, one of the world’s largest and most successful PR...

 
 
The Evolution of a Corporate Idealist Bader, Christine Bibliomotion , 2014 Business Biographies

The Evolution of a Corporate Idealist tells the story of Christine Bader’s love affair with oil giant BP and its corporate social responsibility efforts. BP later breaks her heart as she becomes...

 
 
How I Did It McGinn, Daniel Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2014 Business Biographies, Leadership

Acquiring a business degree can be a very important part of preparing to take a seat at the CEO desk. Colleges and universities have developed comprehensive programs to prepare aspiring executives for the...

 
 
What Happened to Goldman Sachs Mandis, Steven G. Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation , 2013 Business Biographies, Major Works

In What Happened to Goldman Sachs, Steven G. Mandis uncovers the forces that led the firm to “drift” away from the very principles on which its reputation was built. He describes how Goldman became so...

 
 
The Leader’s Code Campbell, Donovan The Random House Publishing Group , 2013 Business Biographies, Leadership

The United States is currently suffering from a leadership crisis, and institutions that represent this country have lost credibility in the minds of many people. While most books on leadership focus on improving the...

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