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Literature Companion: Fifth Business By History World
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“Fifth Business” by Professor Robertson Davies was first published in 1970. Known to be the author’s best novel, it is also called his finest novel. The book is the first part of... More > the Deptford Trilogy. The story revolves around the life of Dunstan Ramsay, the narrator and protagonist of the novel. The story explores the protagonist’s interest in the ‘inner life’ and the tapestry of the human psyche. Literature Companion: Fifth Business Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Overview Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four Part Five Part Six Chapter Three: Characters Chapter Four: Complete Summary, All Chapters Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four Part Five Part Six Chapter Five: Critical Analysis< Less
4711: a business history By Azlan Adnan, MA
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The wedding day of the young merchant Wilhelm Mülhens, son of the juror Jacob Mülhens, on 8 October 1792 in Cologne’s Glockengasse, was also the birth date of 4711 Genuine Eau de... More > Cologne. A Carthusian monk presented the young couple with a seemingly simple gift. In fact, it was the most valuable gift of any they received, and influenced the future of the Mülhens family like no other. The gift was a secret recipe for the production of an “aqua mirabilis” – or “miracle water” - later to be called Eau de Cologne.< Less
":History-of-restaurant-business" By Mary Sandy
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This book is about the history of the restaurant business in the U.S.
Family Business By Betsy Covington Smith
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Charles Hosmer Morse came from a humble Vermont farm family. When he died nearly nine decades later he was one of the richest men in America, leaving behind an industrial empire. Elizabeth Morse... More > Covington, his oldest grand-daughter, was born in Chicago in 1901 into a life of almost limitless privilege.Yet her life was not without its own sorrow and pain, not the least of which was the integral role she played in bringing about the demise of Fairbanks Morse & Co. Together the lives of these two Morses span most of the 19th and 20th centuries, reflecting and sometimes even shaping the great events of American history. Through oral history as well as family letters and other memorabilia, the author, a great grand-daughter of Charles Hosmer Morse and daughter of Elizabeth Morse Covington, tells their stories as only an insider could.< Less
EU Central Bank and Financial Market Handbook Vol. 1 History and Functions By Int'l Business Publications USA
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EU Central Bank and Financial Market Handbook Vol. 1 History and Functions
EU Central Bank and Financial Market Handbook Vol. 1 History and Functions By Int'l Business Publications USA
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EU Central Bank and Financial Market Handbook Vol. 1 History and Functions
The branding of business By geoff stuart
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The Branding of Business. A history of business and the brands that made history. From early Europe, to the age of exploration, to the 20th century when business and brands spread around the... More > world - to the new 21st century, this book documents many of the amazing changes that have taken place. The book covers many industries and products - everything from transport - sea, road, rail, air to communication, banking, tobacco, liquor, insurance, health, retailing, manufacturing, construction, slow food, fast food and a whole lot more. It also asks the important questions relating to current day business. Does invention still play a part? Is big business the way of the future? Where will globalisation take us? Currently the world faces many issues - aids, bird flu, polar meltdown, climate change,financial crisis, terrorism. All of these problems affect business and brands. Perhaps by better understanding the past, we may well better understand the future.< Less
The branding of business By geoff stuart
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The Branding of Business. A history of business and the brands that made history. From early Europe, to the age of exploration, to the 20th century when business and brands spread around the... More > world - to the new 21st century, this book documents many of the amazing changes that have taken place. The book covers many industries and products - everything from transport - sea, road, rail, air to communication, banking, tobacco, liquor, insurance, health, retailing, manufacturing, construction, slow food, fast food and a whole lot more. It also asks the important questions relating to current day business. Does invention still play a part? Is big business the way of the future? Where will globalisation take us? Currently the world faces many issues - aids, bird flu, polar meltdown, climate change,financial crisis, terrorism. All of these problems affect business and brands. Perhaps by better understanding the past, we may well better understand the future.< Less
The Business of Innovation By Francine Van Looij
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“This is an extremely practical field-guide to innovation in the context of the business. A mixture of case-histories from Shell and other companies show how to approach innovation for success.... More > It’s about the real work. ‘The Business of Innovation’ is a must read for anyone serious about innovation.” Key features: - Discusses how to integrate the innovation process with the business - Based on unique insights into the innovation process - Provides a deep insight into technology-driven business Dr. F. van Looij worked for Shell in a variety of roles from 1994 onwards, in Technology, Marketing and Strategy, in both the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. The author possesses a MBA in General Management and a Ph.D. in Chemistry.< Less
Business Orientations By Jaroslav Tyc
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THE ULTIMATE BUSINESS THEORY that reveals so far unknown business foundations. It shows that in business there are only 4 basic possibilities (and their derived combinations) to create or satisfy... More > customer´s needs. In the book the 4 Business Orientations are characterized and compared from various perspectives like market and competition diagrams, pricing freedom, way of customers' payment etc. The 4 Business Orientations are then used to explain the major shifts in the economic history of the western society and in some business sectors. One chapter describes how the knowledge of 4 Business Orientations may help managers to take right decisions. The 4 Business Orientations are also pictured to be in analogy with other "quartets" like 4 forms of money, 4 planetary economic zones etc. Last chapter deals with the manifestations of the 4 Perception Spheres (the underlying concept of 4 Business Orientations) in non-business fields of man's life: legal and political systems, religions, psychology and others.< Less