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In Malcom Gladwell’s review of Walter Isaacson’s book Steve Jobs, Gladwell argues that Steve Jobs wasn’t an inventor. Instead, he was a tweaker. A tweaker, according to economists Ralf Meisenzahl and Joel Mokyr, was a...
Generations of comic book readers remember the tantalizing promises of vintage novelty advertisements that offered authentic laser-gun plans, x-ray specs, and even 7-foot-tall monsters (with glow-in-the-dark eyes!). But what would you really get if you...
MSNBC reports that an Australian publisher unveiled what he says is the biggest book in the world, seemingly in a bid to steal the spotlight from his digital rivals. The 6-by-9 foot atlas titled “EARTH, Platinum...
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Harry Truman was once quoted as saying, “Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” Making uninterrupted book reading a part of each day can replenish a busy leader’s ideas, build fresh approaches to problem solving, and allow for much-needed down time. Check out our recommendations here.
Help the entrepreneur in your life, and at the same time, check them off your Christmas list with one of these seven books.
Business owners, and their teams, often lose their way in the midst of the day-to-day stress of generating sales and profits. Suddenly, everyone becomes so focused on short-term goals that the entire organization loses sight...

Millions from eBooks!

Amanda Hocking sold 450,000 e-books in January directly to her readers, for under $3 each. The 26-year old writer has never been traditionally published and according to one anonymous publisher it is unlikely that any...
Used books don't go away once they've been read once. They stick around for a long, long time and can make you lots of money.
Of all the fictional characters available, none come off as smart, or as cunning, as the consulting detective Sherlock Holmes. Jennifer Miller, writing for Co.Create, recently sat down with Maria Konnikova, the author of Mastermind: How...
Everyone reads, even millionaires. Here's what you should be reading if you aspire to be a millionaire, too.
Life is nothing like the teeth that Jonah White created so many years ago. It is made to be enjoyed and shared. That is exactly what he has done with his new book. White,...
New Jersey Business: Leslie Scott was fiddling with her kid brother’s wooden toy blocks one day when she began stacking one on top of another. With no purpose in mind, the 17-year-old, who was living...
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People get into writing for lots of different reasons. Some do it out of passion while others are motivated by the prospect of making money. If you are determined to become the next best-selling author, here are a few things you can do to make your way to the top.
Amazon: "I was looking for a secondary income when I ran across this book. I found that the pet business is a huge business that I had never really thought about. I have always loved...
Food trucks are hitting the streets from Miami to Maui but greasy reheated tacos and soggy burgers are a thing of the past. Today’s mobile eateries have foodies flocking for gourmet bacon jam burgers, delicious...
Fortune: "You can't always have the perfect book at the ready. But you can have the perfect reading list on hand. Which is why FORTUNE called upon its staffers to select 75 books that will...
Glenn Croston, Ph.D. has written the first in what will undoubtedly be a large genre of books: eco-friendly business ideas. I received a copy of his new book 75 Green Businesses You Can Start...
Any parent that has ever purchased a personalized book for the their child knows exactly how the process goes. The extent of the personalization is usually limited to the child's name, a friend's name,...
Everything you need to know to run a profitable and satisfying makeup artist business from your home can be found in How to Start a Home-based Makeup Artist Business. This comprehensive guide takes you through every...
To get everyone in the Christmas spirit, we will exhibit an unusual Christmas tree from today till Friday. Enjoy! What’s better than giving the bookworm in your life a great tree for the holidays? Building them...