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Making the Business Case
by Michael C. Volker - Bookboon , 2012
Do you have an idea for a business? This book will help you to determine how to go about turning your idea into reality and cash. More importantly, as a first step it will help you determine if the idea is even worth pursuing in the first place.
Creating an Entrepreneurial Mindset
by Roger Cowdrey - BookBoon , 2013
This book considers entrepreneurism as an essential component in all aspects of life. It looks at the various views of entrepreneurism before defining the characteristics that the author believes are required in order to be entrepreneurial.
Five Steps To Small Business Success
by Paul Choy - Pachworks , 2012
A practical guide to running and growing a small business. Based on my personal experiences, growing my business from a small start up, to an international company, I provide guidance on the essential steps of running any small business.
Make Extra Money Flipping Houses While On Vacation
by Jason Medley - Smashwords , 2013
Joe McCall reveals his simple systems to automate, delegate and outsource his business. He shows the steps that has allowed him to go on multiple vacations with his family throughout the year while having his system continue to flip houses for him.
Free From Corporate America: A Tactical Guide to Success on Your Own Terms
by Jonathan Reed - Smashwords , 2012
Today's workers are free agents who sink or swim on their own. So what are you going to do about it? Get Free from Corporate America! The best way to take control of your future is to adopt an entrepreneurial approach to your career.
Getting Started as an Entrepreneur
- Wikibooks , 2010
Getting Started as an Entrepreneur is a brief introduction to the basics of starting your own technology-driven business. Written in concise, simple language, the book is a quick read that you can absorb in a couple of hours.
The Law of Financial Success
by Edward E Beals - Fiduciary Press , 1907
There is no such thing in Nature as chance, accident, or uncaused lack. Everything in Nature operates in accordance with LAW. The Law of Financial Success explains how to apply the energy so you may achieve all you desire.
Acres of Diamonds
by Russell H. Conwell - Eclectic Studio Press , 2011
The central idea of the work is that one need not look elsewhere for opportunity, achievement, or fortune -- the resources are present in one's own community. Conwell elaborates on the theme through examples of success involving ordinary Americans.
Organic Business Guide
by Bo van Elzakker, Frank Eyhorn - IFOAM , 2010
This guide is written for those who are actively engaged in setting up or managing organic businesses with groups of smallholders. It provides practical know-how and essential information for planning, managing and expanding such a business.
Think and Grow Rich
by Napoleon Hill , 2010
For over 20 years, Napoleon Hill interviewed and studied the 500 greatest wealth-makers of his time. From their examples, he uncovered the universal laws of success -- principles that will work for anyone willing to put them into practice.
Principles of Entrepreneurship
by Jeanne Holden - U.S. Department of State , 2007
Entrepreneurship is vital for stimulating economic growth and employment opportunities in all societies. This series of 21 one-page primers discusses the essentials for building and running a business from the planning stages to marketing a product.
Innovation and Small Business
by Brychan Thomas, Christopher Miller, Lyndon Murphy - BookBoon , 2011
Volume 1 considers innovation and small business with particular reference to the innovation process. The distinction between invention and innovation is covered. Volume 2 considers industrial settings and essentially attempts to apply the theory.
Business Mensch: Timeless Wisdom for Today's Entrepreneur
by Noah Alper - Booktrope , 2009
In Business Mensch, Noah Alper gives you the practical skills you need to make your business the best it can be. This book will ignite a national conversation about why being a mensch is not only good for the soul... it is good for business, too.
Real Estate Investing Strategy for Rehabs
by Renee Stein - AGET Technologies , 2010
This book is about residential rehabbing and the multiple strategies that can be used to maximize profits in this current economic climate. The author's goal has always been to share knowledge with folks that are truly interested in rehabbing.
by Brian Bieler - Little Falls Press , 2006
This is a book for those not willing to settle for average. The top 10 step-by-step essential career skills and business strategies are in this book. It's fast fun reading, simple and to easy understand and will get you to the top of your game.
Preparing a Winning Business Plan
by Matthew Record - How To Books Ltd , 2003
Preparing a winning business plan is crucial to the success of your business. This book will not only help you prepare a business plan but will also provide a basic understanding of how to start up a business. An excellent reference.
Turn Your Business Into the Next Global Brand
by Brian Duckett, Paul Monaghan - How To Books Ltd , 2008
If you have a successful business format you could be the next big brand. If you already own a sole business or a franchised network you will do things better when you learn from the experience of all those who have gone before you.
An Introduction to Franchising
by Barbara Beshel - IFA Educational Foundation , 2001
An Introduction to Franchising is designed to introduce young people to the fascinating world of franchising. Many people think of fast food restaurants when they think of franchising. But there are many more types of franchise businesses.
Starting Your Own Wine Business
by W. C. Morris - The University of Tennessee , 2010
You have been making wine in your basement for several years and routinely receive accolades on how good your homemade wine tastes. Now you are trying to decide if you should start your own vineyard and build a commercial winery.
Small Business Guide
- Toolkit Media Group , 2010
Although there isn't any way that you can guarantee that you'll become a successful business owner, you can greatly improve your odds by becoming well-prepared for the task. This book will take you through the process of starting a new business.
The Kitchen Table Entrepreneur
by Paul Power - How To Books Ltd , 2007
Kitchen Table Entrepreneurs make the best of what they have in terms of their personal skills, which means they start their businesses from where they are standing right now. This guide helps you to turn this hobby into a profitable business.
Landlord's Guide to Letting Your Property
by Moira Stewart - Barnet , 2006
This booklet provides landlords with a valuable source of information about the legal and financial aspects of letting your property, and how to avoid common pitfalls. It gives advice on managing your property and your legal responsibilities.
Six Sigma for Small Business
by Greg Brue - Entrepreneur Press , 2006
This guide simplifies the terminology and methodology of Six Sigma to make the process accessible and applicable to any small business; teaches the basics of Six Sigma and walks you through a implementation; helps you improve quality and efficiency.
Setting Up and Running a Limited Company
by Robert Browning - How to Books , 2003
Covering best practice and statutory regulations, this guide to setting up and running a limited company addresses all the essentials and includes sample forms and checklists. The aim is also to save you from as many mistakes as possible.
100 Ways to Make Your Business a Success
by Neil Bromage - How To Books Ltd , 2006
Here you'll find help and advice on building a better business. Any one of the 100 ideas and techniques has the potential to make a critical difference to your company's results. Just acting on one topic a week could transform its performance.
Raising Start-up Finance: Get the Right Funding to Start Your Business
by Phil Stone - How To Books , 2001
A guide to getting the right funding to start a business. Phil Stone is a successful management consultant with a background in business banking. He advises businesses of all sizes on strategic planning and raising funds.
Go It Alone!
by Bruce Judson - Harper Paperbacks , 2005
This engaging, if optimistic, primer insists that you don't need much capital, or much risk-taking, to start a business. Indeed, according to Yale School of Management professor Judson, the time has never been better for startups.
Starting Your Own Business
by Jim Green - How To Books , 2009
This book concentrates on the creative heart of business, on how to develop an enterprise from the original idea. It covers topics such as: finding a good idea, getting started, creating a winning business plan, funding your enterprise, etc.
85 Inspiring Ways to Market Your Small Business
by Jackie Jarvis - How to Books , 2007
The book sets out to be your own, pocket, marketing consultant. It offers some great ideas and explains how each idea will benefit your business, what you need to do to make it work, and how you can apply it to your own business immediately.
Buying a Business and Making It Work
by Mark Blayney - How to Books , 2006
You buy a business to achieve your personal and professional objectives. This book takes you on a program of five phases: 1. The planning phase; 2. Search; 3. Approaching and screening; 4. Negotiating and checking; 5. Making the business work.
Start and Run Your Own Business
by Alan Le Marinel - How to Books , 2005
This book will guide you through the process of starting your own business: researching the market and setting the right price, writing a business plan and raising finance, recruiting and managing staff, forecasting, budgeting and accounting, etc.
Selling Your Business for All It's Worth
by Mark Blayney - How to Books , 2003
This practical, common-sense book will help to secure the best result from selling your business. The author provides techniques on calculating business worth, grooming a business for sale, selling a business and the sale process.
How to Grow Your Small Business Rapidly Online
by Jim Green - How to Books , 2007
In-depth advice on how to take your small business online, including internet marketing strategies and online market research. The author shows you how to take full advantage of the web and the range of electronic marketing tools and techniques.
Book-Keeping and Accounting for Small Business
by Peter Taylor - How to Books , 2008
A manual about double-entry book-keeping that anyone can follow. This book is a useful source of advice for managing accounts, it is a compulsory reading for those starting a new business and for those already in the early stages.