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AMERICAN SUCKER

By: Denby, David

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000027838

ISBN: 0316192945

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


In 2000, the bottom dropped out of David Denby's life when his wife announc ed she was leaving him. To make matters worse, it looked like he might lose their beloved apartment in the split. Determined to hold onto his home and seized by the 'irrational exuberance' of the stock market, Denby joined th e investment frenzy with a particular goal:to make $1 million in one year s o he could buy out his wife's share of their home. Denby gathered courage f rom stock analysts, from the siren song of CNBC, and from tech gurus and ly ing CEOs at investment conferences. He befriended tech stars like ImCl... View more info

IACOCCA - AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

By: Iacocca, Lee

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1984

Seller ID: RWARE0000041942

ISBN: 0553171380

Condition: Very Good


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FORBES GREAT MINDS OF BUSINESS: COMPANION TO THE PUBLIC TELEVISION SERIES B Y TIMOTHY C. FORBES AND FORBES INC (1997, HARDCOVER)

By: Inc, Forbes

Price: ¥650.00

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc: 1997

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000021182

ISBN: 0471196525

Condition: Fine/Near Fine


A crisp clean first edition no markings throughout, not an ex-lib. View more info

TURNAROUND: HOW CARLOS GHOSN RESCUED NISSAN

By: Magee, David

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Harperbusiness: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000035605

ISBN: 006051485X

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The astonishing business story and management strategies of Nissan's presid ent, Carlos Ghosn. Arguably the world's most successful CEO, Ghosn rescued the Japanese automaker from the brink of bankruptcy, achieving record profi ts in only two years. This is the story of how he did it. When Carlos Ghosn, a 46-year-old, fiery Brazilian was installed as president of the Japanese corporate giant, Nissan, the automotive world was astonished. Ghosn moved t... View more info

GREENSPAN : THE MAN BEHIND MONEY

By: Martin, Justin

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Basic Books: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000032533

ISBN: 0738202754

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Alan Greenspan is one of the most powerful and enigmatic men in the world. Although endlessly pursued by the press and ceaselessly present in the publ ic spotlight, very little about his private life has ever been revealed. Gr eenspan: The Man Behind Money presents the celebrated Fed Chairman as few k now him. It spans his hardscrabble childhood in Depression-era New York Cit y, his fascinating decades-long friendship with controversial author Ayn Ra nd, his Juilliard education and days spent touring with Henry Jerome's jazz band, as well as his two marriages, dynamic D.C. social life, and ser... View more info

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IN AN UNCERTAIN WORLD: TOUGH CHOICES FROM WALL STREET TO WASHINGTON

By: Rubin, Robert E.

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Random House Publishing Grou: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000045859

ISBN: 0375505857

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. IN AN UNCERTAIN WORLD opens in 1995 as Robert Rubin is sworn in as the 70th Treasury Secretary of the United States, and only moments later enters int o one of the biggest challenges of his time in the Cabinet: the Mexican pes o crisis. Immediately, we are plunged into the thick of things along with h im, given never-before-revealed insider's insight on some of the most impor tant events in recent American history. Moving on from the Mexican crises, Rubin covers his 26 years at Goldm... View more info

SOROS: THE LIFE, TIMES, AND TRADING SECRETS OF THE WORLD'S GREATEST INVESTO R.

By: Slater, Robert

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Trade: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000032534

ISBN: 0786303611

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Since 1969, the financial world has been charting the meteoric rise of mast er investor and hedge fund king George Soros. The methods and tactics he ha s used to reach the zenith of an industry more often littered with catastro phic loss than paved with golden success have for years been Soros' most ca refully guarded secret. Now, renown biographer and Time reporter Robert Sla ter uncovers the brillian techniques and remarkable insights that have led to the phonomenal success of this Hungarian-born investment titan-and separ ates the truth from the mystery and exaggerations that surround him. ... View more info

WHY I LEFT GOLDMAN SACHS

By: Smith, Greg

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing:

Seller ID: RWARE0000036450

ISBN: 1455558907

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. brand new. Questions are welcomed!!!! I do not take returns for health reasons! If a return is required by Amazon, buyer is responsible for payment of initial shipment as well as return shipment. I will not cancel any orders so please do not ask. Please see store for other items!! Thank you and enjoy!!!! View more info

JACK: STRAIGHT FROM THE GUT

By: Welch, Jack

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Warner Books, Incorporated: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000007196

ISBN: 0446678783

Condition: Fine


During his 21-year tenure as chairman and chief executive of General Electr ic, Jack Welch redefined business culture in America and across the globe. Today, Welch epigrams like "Fix, sell, or close" are part of our everyday v ocabulary; Welch initiatives like Six Sigma have enabled many organizations to meet the demands of a highly competitive marketplace; and Welch discipl es hold leadership positions throughout the Fortune 500. In Jack: Straight from the Gut, the first book ever written by GE's legendary CEO, you'll fin d out how a chemical engineer impatient with bureaucracy took a... View more info