Biography & Autobiography Books - Business

The Cult of We: WeWork, Adam Neumann, and the Great Startup Delusion Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593237113
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Published: Crown - July 20th, 2021

“If I had to make a list of top five business books of all time, this would be on it. It’s just so damn engrossing.”—Christopher Mims, Wall Street Journal tech columnist


Vanderbilt: The Rise and Fall of an American Dynasty Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780062964618
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Published: Harper - September 21st, 2021

New York Times bestselling author and journalist Anderson Cooper teams with New York Times bestselling historian and novelist Katherine Howe to chronicle the rise and fall of a legendary American dynasty—his mother’s family, the Vanderbilts.


Red Roulette: An Insider's Story of Wealth, Power, Corruption, and Vengeance in Today's China Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781982156152
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Published: Scribner - September 7th, 2021

A unique and incendiary memoir from an entrepreneur who rose to the highest realms of power and money in China and whose wife was disappeared, Red Roulette reveals the truth of what is happening inside the country’s wealth-making machine.


The Contrarian: Peter Thiel and Silicon Valley's Pursuit of Power Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984878533
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Published: Penguin Press - September 21st, 2021

A biography of venture capitalist and entrepreneur Peter Thiel, the enigmatic, controversial, and hugely influential power broker who sits at the dynamic intersection of tech, business, and politics
 
“Max Chafkin’s The Contrarian is much more than a consistently shocking biography of Peter Thiel, the most important investor in tech and a key supporter of the Don


Collision Course: Carlos Ghosn and the Culture Wars That Upended an Auto Empire Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781647820473
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Published: Harvard Business Review Press - June 22nd, 2021

In Japan it's called the Ghosn Shock—the stunning arrest of Carlos Ghosn, the jet-setting CEO who saved Nissan and made it part of a global automotive empire.

Even more shocking was his daring escape from Japan, packed into a box and put on a private jet to Lebanon after months spent in a Japanese detention center, subsisting on rice gruel.


Where You Are Is Not Who You Are: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062879295
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Published: Amistad - June 15th, 2021

The first Black female CEO of a Fortune 500 company looks back at her life and her career at Xerox, sharing unique insights on American business and corporate life, the workers she has always valued, racial and economic justice, how greed is threatening democracy, and the obstacles she’s conquered being Black and a woman.

“I am a black woman, I do not p


Flamin' Hot: The Incredible True Story of One Man's Rise from Janitor to Top Executive Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593087466
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Published: Portfolio - June 15th, 2021

Read the story everyone is talking about: how a janitor struggling to put food on the table invented Flamin’ Hot Cheetos in a secret test kitchen, breaking barriers and becoming the first Latino frontline worker promoted to executive at Frito-Lay.


Electric City: The Lost History of Ford and Edison’s American Utopia Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781419747960
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Published: Abrams Press - May 18th, 2021

The extraordinary, unknown story of two giants of American history—Henry Ford and Thomas Edison—and their attempt to create an electric-powered city of tomorrow on the Tennessee River

During the roaring twenties, two of the most revered and influential men in American business proposed to transform one of the country’s poorest regions into a dream technological


What Would You Do If You Weren't Afraid?: Discover a Life Filled with Purpose and Joy Through the Secrets of Jewish Wisdom Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780744029109
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Published: DK - May 4th, 2021

Let Michal Oshman take you on a journey of self discovery to identify what makes you you, what you were born to do and how to do it.


Twice As Hard: Navigating Black Stereotypes and Creating Space For Success Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780744039931
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Published: DK - June 15th, 2021

An inspirational book about what it means to be Black in the working world, with practical steps on how to overcome prejudice to find success

This book is an exercise in building your network. We've spoken to over 40 successful business people to help you gain from their advice and create space for your own personal growth.


The Warren Buffett Book of Investing Wisdom: 350 Quotes from the World's Most Successful Investor Cover Image
By Robert L. Bloch (Editor)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781510753990
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Published: Skyhorse - June 1st, 2021

Compiled by the son of the cofounder of H&R Block, a collection of business quotes and advice from the most successful investor of the twentieth century, Warren Buffett.

Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is widely considered the most successful investor of the twentieth century.


Icarus: The Life and Death of the Abraaj Group Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781785907180
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Published: Biteback Publishing - September 21st, 2021

Arif Naqvi and his Dubai-based Abraaj Group were pioneers of private sector impact investment in emerging markets.