Biography & History
epub |eng | 2007-11-13 | Author:Michael S. Malone

general manager—the first of the new generation of HP managers to hold that title. There, he more than lived up to Bill and Dave's expectations. Indeed, he became a corporate ...
( Category: Business November 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 1963-11-13 | Author:Ogilvy, David, 1911-1999

Confessions of an Advertising Man tinue it for several years. The problem is to find a great campaign. They don't grow on every tree, as you would know if you ...
( Category: Advertising November 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 1986-11-13 | Author:Enrico, Roger;Kornbluth, Jesse & Kornbluth, Jesse

THE OTHER GUY BLINKED The Victory tour needs a dry run. An incognito dress rehearsal where all of the lighting and sound and stage setup people can get coordinated with ...
( Category: Infrastructure November 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-04 | Author:Gregory Zuckerman

CHAPTER TEN David Magerman shut the door of his Boston apartment well before dawn on a cool morning in the fall of 1994. He jumped into a silver Toyota Corolla, ...
( Category: Business November 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-18 | Author:Marvin Mondlin

THE UNIVERSITY PLACE BOOK SHOP CATALOGUES Early in his bookselling career, Walter Goldwater began utilizing catalogues to produce business. He issued over two hundred catalogues, and in the course of ...
( Category: Company Profiles October 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-14 | Author:Mark A. Barnhouse

Chapter 7 A.T. LEWIS & SON Colorado’s Home Store Life still is a joyful experience for Lewis because he has not lost his love for his work. To him the ...
( Category: Lifestyle October 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-02-01 | Author:Brian Bagnall [Bagnall, Brian]

After Terakura departed with the prototype, Tramiel only allowed his personal assistant, Michael Tomczyk, to communicate with Japan because he felt too much discussion would slow down production. “Jack told ...
( Category: Company Profiles October 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-11-11 | Author:Robert Gordon [Gordon, Robert]

Jesse Epps, left, assumed leadership of the AFSCME union after T.O. Jones. (University of Memphis Libraries/Special Collections) By late May, when Stax was hosting its soul explosion, Epps led a ...
( Category: Company Profiles October 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-24 | Author:Peter B. Doran [Doran, Peter B.]

CHAPTER 13 Reversals of Fortune Inside the offices of 26 Broadway, there were many secrets. The perpetually guarded Rockefeller had fortified Standard with hidden facts ever since the earliest days ...
( Category: United States October 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-10-02 | Author:Jeremy Scahill

“Whores of War” Regardless of the controversy that later erupted over the various contractual relationships, the original contract between Blackwater/Regency and ESS, signed March 8, 2004, called for “a minimum ...
( Category: Company Profiles October 3,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Nicholas Lemann

* * * In the 1980s it was becoming clear that the steady upward economic progress of the American middle class—which began with the New Deal and continued for almost ...
( Category: Economic Policy September 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Isaac, Mike

The tone of Uber’s culture was being set from the top. Kalanick knew what he wanted in his employees—who were mostly white, male, and in their twenties—and made his hiring ...
( Category: Venture Capital September 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-02-14 | Author:Thomas A Watson [Watson, Thomas A]

Chapter Seventeen Standing near the tree line in late January with Zeus beside him, Nelson watched the dozer and excavators clearing an old overgrown field a mile from the farm. ...
( Category: Military September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Connie Bruck

IN THE junk-bond-takeover war, which began in earnest in early 1985 with Icahn’s raid on Phillips, Revlon was the crucial campaign. That was where the most impassioned corporate defenders were ...
( Category: Economic History August 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-12 | Author:Christopher Leonard

* * * For the first time since World War II, the economies of Japan, Europe, and the United States entered into a recession simultaneously. The impact on global oil ...
( Category: Economic History August 13,2019 )