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Shoe dog
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'A refreshingly honest reminder of what the path to business success really looks like ... It's an amazing tale' Bill Gates'The best book I read last ...
Creative confidence
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A powerful and inspiring book from the founders of IDEO, the award-winning design firm, on unleashing the creativity that lies within each and every o...

Bog-standard business
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I'm a millionaire plumber. I went from being a North London street urchin to owning London's biggest independent plumbing firm, which I built myself f...
Tap dancing to work
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Tap Dancing to Work compiles six decades of writing on legendary investor Warren Buffett, from Carol Loomis, the reporter who knows him best.Warren Bu...

Steve Jobs
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Inventor. Visionary. Genius. Dropout. Adopted. Steve Jobs was the founder of Apple and he was all of these things. Steve Jobs has been described a...
MG, made in Abingdon
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MG was a home-grown concept that became an international success, bringing the small market town of Abingdon onto the global map. This book recounts the inside story of the famous factory, recognising that the most important aspect of MGs success was its team - the tea-boys and girls, the shop floor workers, the engineers and racers, the apprentice

The House of Rothschild
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This second volume of Niall Ferguson's acclaimed, landmark history of the legendary Rothschild banking dynasty concludes his myth-breaking portrait ...
The Warburgs
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A story of brilliant achievement, dazzling personalities and human frailty set against the dark background of European racism and paranoia. The Warbur...

The billionaires club
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Once upon a time football was run by modest local businessmen. Today it is the plaything of billionaire oligarchs, staggeringly wealthy from oil and g...
I tried to run a railway
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'BR rebel chairman resigns' The Guardian. 'Rebel rail chief in row' Daily Mail. 'I don't take it back says sacked rail chief' Daily Express. This is t...

Lawrie Bond, microcar man
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Once a common sight on Britain's roads, few people today seem to have heard of the Bond Minicar not a diminutive, gadget laden conveyance for the fic...
Ritz & Escoffier
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In a tale replete with scandal and opulence, Luke Barr, author of the New York Times bestselling Provence, 1970, transports readers to turn-of-the-cen...

Jony Ive
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Steve Jobs discovered Ive in 1997, when he found the scruffy British designer toiling away in a studio surrounded by hundreds of sketches and prototyp...
In my shoes
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In My Shoes by Tamara Mellon, tells the Jimmy Choo founder's jaw-dropping account of her life in the fashion business.'Wonderfully bling' Sunday Times...

The business book
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Exploring and explaining more than 80 of the world's most important theories and big ideas about trade, commerce, and management, this book offers a f...
Powerful
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Named by The Washington Post as one of the 11 Leadership Books to Read in 2018When it comes to recruiting, motivating, and creating great teams, Patty...

Alibaba
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In just a decade and half Jack Ma, a man who rose from humble beginnings and started his career as an English teacher, founded and built Alibaba into ...
Tom Gilmartin
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No. 1 Bestseller A successful property developer in England, the Sligo-born Tom Gilmartin had ambitious plans for major retail developments in Dublin ...

The Kinfolk entrepreneur
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In The Kinfolk Entrepreneur, author Nathan Williams introduces readers to 40 creative business owners around the globe, offering an inspiring, in-dept...
The first tycoon
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NATIONAL BESTSELLERWINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARDIn this groundbreaking biography, T.J. Stiles tells the dramatic story of Cornelius Commodore Va...

The richest man who ever lived
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In the days when Columbus sailed the ocean and Da Vinci painted the Mona Lisa, a German banker named Jacob Fugger became the richest man in history. ...
Janesville
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* Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year * 800-CEO-READ Business Book of the Year * A New York Times Notable Book * A Washington Post ...

The good psychopath's guide to success
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What is a good psychopath? And how can thinking like one help you to be the best that you can be?Professor Kevin Dutton has spent a lifetime studying...
Trump revealed
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**NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER** 'Excellent book. skilful and meticulous' David Aaronovitch, The Times Hailed as 'authoritative' and 'essential', Trump ...

Lunch with the FT
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From the very first mouthful, 'Lunch with the FT' was destined to become a permanent fixture in the Financial Times.One thousand lunches later, the FT...
Tim Cook
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'With Steve Jobs's passing, Apple can survive, but it won't prevail.' - Forbes, October 2011 In 2011, Tim Cook took on an impossible task - followi...

Steve Jobs
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'This is a riveting book, with as much to say about the transformation of modern life in the information age as about its supernaturally gifted and dr...
The four
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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFor all that's been written about the Four over the last two decades, no one has captured their power and staggering succ...

Mistress and commander
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Weary of her Yorkshire county life of grouse moors and hunt balls, Amelia Dalton threw herself instead into running a deep sea trawler amongst the closed community of fishermen in NE Scotland in the '90s. Unprepared by her background in cookery and antiques, she had to negotiate red tape, oversee shipyards and deal with engineers and industrial tri
Never give up
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Ever since the Alibaba Group went public on September 19, 2014?with an initial public offering of a record-breaking $25 billion?Jack Ma, the founder a...

Shoe dog
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'A refreshingly honest reminder of what the path to business success really looks like ... It's an amazing tale' Bill Gates'The best book I read last ...
Urban outlaw
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***THE TOP 10 BESTSELLER***Magnus Walker is one of life's originals. Serial entrepreneur, fashion designer, TV presenter, motivational speaker and one...