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The Resource Transformative entrepreneurs : how Walt Disney, Steve Jobs, Muhammad Yunus, and other innovators succeeded, Jeffrey A. Harris

Transformative entrepreneurs : how Walt Disney, Steve Jobs, Muhammad Yunus, and other innovators succeeded, Jeffrey A. Harris

Label
Transformative entrepreneurs : how Walt Disney, Steve Jobs, Muhammad Yunus, and other innovators succeeded
Title
Transformative entrepreneurs
Title remainder
how Walt Disney, Steve Jobs, Muhammad Yunus, and other innovators succeeded
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey A. Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides a fascinating perspective on those enterprises and entrepreneurs that have changed the landscape of society while highlighting the challenges and excitement of launching new innovative businesses. Meticulously researched with fresh insights into the entrepreneurial process, Jeffrey Harris brings the in-depth perceptions from his nearly thirty years of venture capital experience to provide a thorough understanding of the transformative ideas and leadership abilities that separate the winners and losers. From Fred Smith's Federal Express to Hugh Hefner's Playboy, and Ted Turner's CNN to Steve Jobs' Apple, the pioneering business models and execution skills of the founders come to life providing an inspirational lens for those chasing the dream. Great entrepreneurs included are: Josiah WedgwoodGeorge EastmanHenry FordChristo and Jeane-ClaudeWalt DisneyHugh HefnerSteve JobsHoward SchultzLarry Page and Sergey BrinRobert Swanson and Dr. Herb Boyer"-- Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Jeffrey A.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Businesspeople
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Technological innovations
  • Success in business
Label
Transformative entrepreneurs : how Walt Disney, Steve Jobs, Muhammad Yunus, and other innovators succeeded, Jeffrey A. Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Changing the landscape -- Creative construction -- True grit -- New horses for old courses -- Next-mover advantage -- Failure is an option -- Bad boys -- Enterprising enterprises -- The epitome of innovation -- Venturesome capital -- Noble endeavours -- Government matters -- Innovate or die
Control code
ocn740623658
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
209 p.
Isbn
9780230340268
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011031583
System control number
(OCoLC)740623658
Label
Transformative entrepreneurs : how Walt Disney, Steve Jobs, Muhammad Yunus, and other innovators succeeded, Jeffrey A. Harris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Changing the landscape -- Creative construction -- True grit -- New horses for old courses -- Next-mover advantage -- Failure is an option -- Bad boys -- Enterprising enterprises -- The epitome of innovation -- Venturesome capital -- Noble endeavours -- Government matters -- Innovate or die
Control code
ocn740623658
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
209 p.
Isbn
9780230340268
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011031583
System control number
(OCoLC)740623658

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