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  • "Yes" or "No": The Guide to Better Decisions

    By Spencer Johnson

    Our Price: $14.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780887306310
    • Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
    • Published: August 1993
    "Yes" or "No," from the #1 New York Times bestselling author Spencer Johnson, presents a brilliant and practical system anyone can use to make better decisions, soon and often -- both at work and in personal life. The "Yes" or "No" System lets us: focus on real needs, versus mere wants create better options see the likely consequences of choices and identify and then use our own integrity, intuition, and insight to gain peace of mind, self-confidence, and freedom from fear
  • #AskGaryVee: One Entrepreneur's Take on Leadership, Social Media, and Self-Awareness

    By Gary Vaynerchuk

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780062273123
    • Publisher: HarperBusiness
    • Published: March 2016
    An inspiring entrepreneur, known for his popular The #AskGaryVee Show, highlights the most interesting questions ever posed to him and offers insights and advice on marketing, using social media, creating a personal brand and how to hire superstar employees. 150,000 first printing.
  • #GIRLBOSS

    By Sophia Amoruso

    Our Price: $8.00 - $14.40
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781591847939
    • Publisher: Portfolio
    • Published: September 2015
    "The first thing Sophia Amoruso sold online wasn't fashion - it was a stolen book. She spent her teens hitchhiking, committing petty theft, and dumpster diving. By age twenty-two, she had resigned herself to employment, but was still broke, directionless, and checking IDs in the lobby of an art school--a job she'd taken for the health insurance. It was in that lobby that Sophia decided to start selling vintage clothes on eBay. Flash forward eight years to today, and she's the Founder, CEO and Creative Director of Nasty Gal, a $100+ million online fashion retailer with over 350 employees. Sophia's never been a typical CEO, or a typical anything, and she's written #GIRLBOSS for girls like her: outsiders (and insiders) seeking a unique path to success, evenwhen that path is windy as all hell and lined with naysayers. "--
  • #GIRLBOSS

    By Sophia Amoruso

    Our Price: $13.50 - $24.25
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780399169274
    • Publisher: Portfolio / Penguin
    • Published: May 2014
    The founder of the Nasty Gal fashion e-tailer shares an irreverent manifesto for ambitious young women that explains how to channel personal passion and energy while overcoming insecurities, outlining straightforward advice on doing meaningful work and garnering recognition.
  • #Girlboss

    By Sophia Amoruso

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780241181041
    • Publisher: Penguin
    • Published: January 2014
  • The $1,000 Challenge: How One Family Slashed Its Budget Without Moving Under a Bridge or Living on Government Cheese

    By Brian J. O'Connor

    Our Price: $8.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781591846437
    • Publisher: Portfolio Trade
    • Published: October 2013
    "A funny, useful guide to saving $1,000 a month, based on the popular series in The Detroit News. With middle-class families more stretched than ever, nationally syndicated personal finance columnist Brian O'Connor decided to test his own advice about saving money. He began a ten-week experiment to cut his family's monthly expenses by $1,000-without sacrificing anything truly important. The result is a funny, savvy guide to budgeting in the real world, across ten different categories of spending. It canhelp families eliminate petty squabbling about money and feel better about where those hard-earned dollars are going"--
  • The $10 Trillion Prize: Captivating the Newly Affluent in China and India

    By Michael J. Silverstein

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781422187050
    • Publisher: Harvard Business Review Press
    • Published: October 2012
  • The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, and Create a New Future

    By Chris Guillebeau

    Our Price: $24.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780307951526
    • Publisher: Crown Business
    • Published: May 2012
    Shares advice for transitioning away from unfulfilling jobs to embark on adventurous, meaningful careers, outlining recommendations for starting a personal business with a minimum of time and investment while turning ideas into higher income levels. 60,000 first printing.
  • $20 Per Gallon: How the Inevitable Rise In the Price of Gasoline Will Change Our Lives for the Better

    By Christopher Steiner

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780446549547
    • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
    • Published: July 2009
    It is inevitable that the price of gasoline will soon begin a rise that will continue for decades. If we do not find an alternate source of energy, daily life will be altered in many surprising ways in the not-too-distant future. In '$20 Per Gallon,' Christopher Steiner paints a vivid picture of what America will look like with skyrocketing gas prices - small busineses, locally-grown foods, fewer distantsuburbs, rail travel. Then, Steiner explains how this life-changing shift is actually a positive thing, ultimately promoting simpler, safer, and more family-friendly living. This is a must-read for the days to come.
  • 'Headhunter' Hiring Secrets: The Rules of the Hiring Game Have Changed . . . Forever!

    By Skip Freeman

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780615346212
    • Publisher: CreateSpace.com
    • Published: January 2010
  • The (Mis)Behavior of Markets: A Fractal View of Risk, Ruin and Reward

    By Benoit B. Mandelbrot

    Our Price: $18.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780465043576
    • Publisher: Basic Books
    • Published: March 2006
    From the inventor/founder of fractal geometry, the award-winning book that turns modern financial theory on its head.
  • The (Mis)Behavior of Markets: A Fractal View of Risk, Ruin, and Reward

    By Benoit B. Mandelbrot

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780465043552
    • Publisher: Basic Books
    • Published: August 2004
    In his first book for a general audience, Mandelbrot, with co-author Hudson, shows how the dominant way of thinking about the behavior of markets--a set of mathematical assumptions a century old and still learned by every MBA and financier in the world--simply does not work.
  • 05/23 Event: Heather Cabot - Geek Girl Rising: Inside the Sisterhood Shaking Up Tech @ Civic Hall

    By Heather Cabot

    Our Price: $26.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111943925
    • Publisher: Strand Book Store
    • Published: 2017
    Admission & Signed Copy grants you admission for one, plus one signed copy of the book. Signed Copy, no admission does not grant admission to the event, but reserves a signed copy of the book for you, pending availability of signed copies after the event has concluded. The event will be located at Civic Hall, located at 118 West 22nd Street, 12th Fl, New York, NY 10011. Admission and the signed copy will only be available for pick-up at the event, so please select “in store pick-up” as your shipping method. Payment is required at the time the order is placed. You may also purchase admission in the store at the registers. Orders for just a signed copy and no admission will be processed 1-2 days after the event, pending availability of signed copies.
  • 1% Windfall: How Successful Companies Use Price to Profit and Grow

    By Rafi Mohammed

    Our Price: $27.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780061684326
    • Publisher: HARPER BUSINESS
    • Published: March 2010
    In his book 'The 1% Windfall,' author Rafi Mohammed provides guidelines for large and small businesses alike to help them create a comprehensive pricing strategy for their product or service. Prices are important, but it can be difficult to know how to set the right price. Interestingly, Mohammed's book reveals that modest incremental changes in pricing can yield significant rewards that will greatly exceed your expectations. For instance, raising prices by just 1% would give Sears a rate of 155% growth in the percentage of their profit, and many other companies aren't far behind. Mohammed's tools will help you build a clear blueprint for increased profit and growth.
  • 1,000 Dollars and an Idea : Entrepreneur to Billionaire

    By Sam Wyly

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781557048035
    • Publisher: New Market Press
    • Published: September 2008
    From a childhood filled with struggle and hard-won lessons of life and business, Sam Wyly went on to build and expand numerous companies, eventually becoming one of the 1,000 wealthiest people in the world. In '1,000 Dollars and an Idea,' Wyly presents both a comprehensive and candid memoir of his climb to business success and an inspirational business guide for those who would follow in his footsteps. In this invaluable resource, Wyly discusses his experiences with IBM, his first company, and founding the largest provider of cleaner energy in American today. For anyone who wants to be a successful entrepreneur, this informative book is a must-read.

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