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What They Don't Teach You at Harvard Business School

By: McCormack, Mark H.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1986

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 003571

ISBN: 0553342770

Condition: Good


256 pp. Moderate wear, soiling on cover, inside covers browned, text clean. Binding sturdy. "Notes from a street-smart executive" re realistic management and sales techniques. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Caught in the Middle: How to Survive & Thrive in Today's Management Squeeze

By: McDermott, Lynda C.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice Hall: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003619

ISBN: 013121229X

Condition: Fine


299 pp. As new, tight binding, no markings. A corporate consultant offers 12 strategies for middle managers to retain their job and progress higher. Includes pointers on office politics. McDermott has worked for telephone giants, and a major accounting firm. View more info

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The Advanced Guide to Real Estate Investing: What You Need to Know to Maximize Your Money Now

By: McElroy, Ken

Price: $11.00

Publisher: NY, Business Plus (Hachette Book Group): 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005687

ISBN: 0446538329

Condition: Near Fine


144 pp. Lightly thumbed. No marking, no spine creases. Still close to new. Publication press release laid in. A guide to property investing, published just as the boom market of 2005-2006 was beginning to soften. Part of the "Rich Dad" series, with an introduction by series founder Robert Kiyosaki. View more info

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Executive Intelligence: What All Great Leaders Have In Common

By: Menkes, Justin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, HarperBusiness: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005365

ISBN: 0060781874

Condition: Near Fine


306 pp., index, chapter summaries, notes. Nearly new, slight spine slant. No markings, dj has edge wrinkling. Executive consultant Justin Menkes analyzes the characteristics and aptitudes of standout executives. No comment on the oxymoron in the title! View more info

Financial Futures Markets: Structure, Pricing and Practice

By: Merrick, John J. Jr.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Ballinger Diviision, Harper & Row: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004894

ISBN: 0887303382

Condition: Near Fine


216 pp., bibliog., Nearly new, gift quality, no markings, very slight edgewear on dj. Part of the Institutional Investor Series in Finance. A detailed, fairly technical introduction to futures contracts, relationships between futures pricings and cash market pricing, stock index program trading, portfolio insurance strategies, cross hedging, and more. View more info

Stealth Management

By: Miller, Sheldon

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Tulsa, Oklahoma, Stealth Management Institute: 1993

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 001118

ISBN: 0963531603

Condition: Near Fine


290 pp., index, appendix of survey forms, reading list. A former CEO of Tesco Engineering gives pointers on developing an effective management style based on shared values. "With shared goals, they will hardly know you are leading them," the dust jacket states. Nearly new, no markings. Practical, readable guide based on actual factory experience. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Marketing Strategies for Community Banks

By: Moran, Justin L.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Boston, Bankers Publishing Co: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006001

ISBN: 0872671054

Condition: Near Fine


199 pp. Nearly new, bright text, no markings. A wide range of marketing ideas for community banks in the pre-Internet era during a period of low interest rates. Author emphasizes personal, friendly service. Many of these ideas remain valid despite the public's distrust of banks since the 2008 credit crisis. View more info

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Harvesting Profits on Wall Street: Essays in Investing

By: Muhlenkamp, Ron

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Wexford Pa., Ron Muhlenkamp & Co.: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006022

ISBN: 0965301532

Condition: Fine-


282 pp., glossary, index, several charts and tables. With June 21, 2007 promotional letter from the author laid in. Muhlenkamp, who began investing in the late 1960s as a bear market developed, provides a readable primer on investment basics for the novice. He is a professional investment manager. This self-published first edition preceded a revised edition produced by Wiley & Sons. View more info

"Money 2002: The Long Hangover" -- June 9, 2002 Issue

By: New York Times Magazine

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, NY Times: 2002

Seller ID: 009511

Condition: Good


138pp. Moderate wear, corner creases, some wrinkling. Package of articles on the US economy in the wake of the 2000 dots-com boom and bust. Case study of the eToy.com failure. by Michael Sokolove. A look at post-Enron Houston. Photo essay about various couples in various regions at the median income level of $54,000; "The Earnings Cult" by Harris Collingwood; Nobel laureate economist Joseph Stiglitz weighs in on globalism. Size: 4vo -- 11.5 In Tall View more info

Oct. 20, 2002 Issue -- End of Middle-Class America Cover

By: New York Times Magazine

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, NY Times Co.: 2002

Seller ID: 009876

Condition: Good


146 pp. Moderate wear, some thumbing, but intact. Cover story by economist Paul Klugman is Part 1 of a 2-part series on growing income inequality in America. Coupled with a photo portfolio by William Eggleston showing middle-class life in 1965-74. Accidentally (or deliberately?), the same issue includes a 46-page special advertising section featuring various mansions and penthouses for sale, in NY and elsewhere. Issue also has an article on Karl Rove's political work for... View more info

American Newspaper Directory

By: Newspaper Advertising Bureau

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, George P. Rowell & Co.: 1879

Seller ID: 010196

Condition: Fair -


532 pp. Boards present but detached, spine cloth missing. Textblock intact. Pencil squiggles and arithmetic on endpapers. Publication date not present but likely 1879 or 1880, considering references to 1870 Census and dated quotations about newspapers. A quarterly listing of all newspapers and periodicals in the U.S., arranged by state and city. Most of the newspapers are now long gone or merged. Rear sections include lists of specialized publications by topic; foreign l... View more info

Marriott: The J. Willard Marriott Story

By: O'Brien, Robert

Price: $2.25

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Utah, Deseret Book Co.: 1987

Seller ID: 001336

ISBN: 0877476829

Condition: Good +


344 pp., with 16 pp. b&w photos. Diagonal crease on cover, rubbing along spine, moderately toned. Text clean. A biography of the hotel magnate. View more info

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The 9 Steps to Financial Freedom

By: Orman, Suze

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Pub: 1997

Edition: 35th Printing

Seller ID: 007069

ISBN: 0517707918

Condition: Very Good


290 pp., index. Marginal note on p. 25. Otherwise text clean. Light wear. Spine edges lightly bumped. Orman provides a best-seller guide to the basics of sensible personal finance. She emphasizes defining goals and examining one's emotional attitudes about money. Includes helpful checklists. View more info

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Mission Possible: Achieving Outperformance in a Low-Return World

By: Oyster, Michael J.

Price: $10.80

Publisher: Chicago, Dearborn Trade Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004576

ISBN: 1419511300

Condition: Fine


217 pp. New, with pre-publication press release laid in. Cover slightly curled. A guide for intermediate and advanced investors trying to beat the market. Relies heavily on price-earnings analysis. Oyster is a longtime analyst for Schaeffer's Investment Research and other firms. View more info

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The Six-Day Financial Makeover: Transform Your Financial Life in Less Than a Week!

By: Pagliarini, Robert

Price: $6.50

Publisher: New York, Griffin (St. Martin): 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005717

ISBN: 0312377746

Condition: Near Fine


282 pp. Nearly new, slight crease along fore edge of front cover. Spine uncreased. No markings. Numerous diagrams, lists, bullet points etc. Readable guide for gaining control of one's personal finances and investments, and directing toward the achievement of specific goals. Author is president of Pacifica Wealth Advisors in southern California. View more info

In-laws and Outlaws

By: Parkinson, C. Northcote

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass., Riverside Press: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition.

Seller ID: 003696

Condition: Very Good +


238 pp., numerous humorous cartoons and dust jacket sketch by Robert C. Osborn. Clipped corner on dj. Chipping along top edge of dj. No markings in text. Binding firm. Parkinson continues to poke fun at the stuffed shirts of the boardroom, giving practical pointers for understanding the corporate mindset. Includes his Third Law. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Investing Unplugged: Secrets from the Inside

By: Patel, Alpesh B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Palgrave (Macmillan): 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004502

ISBN: 1403946205

Condition: Fine


210 pp. New, unread, no markings. Tight binding. A frank look at securities marketing, investment hype, etc. How to sift through the chaff of investment journalism to find worthwhile tips. View more info

The Expert from Out of Town: Marketing a Business Nationwide

By: Perry, Anthony F.; Sion, Mike

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Reno, Nevada, Nationwide Marketing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005478

ISBN: 0965269418

Condition: Near Fine


176 pp. Close to new with slight corner rubbing. Spine uncreased, no markings. Perry explores the mystique of the out-of-town consultant, urging businesses to create niche marketing strategies that play up their expertise in a given specialty. His premise is that most businesses can do better by going regional or national, rather than confine themselves to one local market. View more info

The Founder's Touch

By: Petrakis, Harry Mark

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY: McGraw Hill, 1965:

Edition: F

Seller ID: 000531


Hard Cover. Good/Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 235 pp. Biography of Motorola's founder. Slight rubbing, ID stickers f.e.p., r.e.p. Printing layout looks erroneous. View more info

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The Career Coward's Guide to Job Searching

By: Piotrowski, Katy

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Indianapolis, JIST Works: 2008

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 0005532

ISBN: 1593573928

Condition: Fine


187 pp. New, unread, no markings. Advance reading copy. Very readable guide to a systematic approach to finding a new job. Designed for people who may lack confidence in their work abilities or experience. As a recent employee displaced by a corporate downsizing, I can vouch her pointers are realistic and useful even in a recessionary job market. View more info