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Start with Why
Call Number: HD57.7 .S549, Geisel 6th fl.
Publication Date: 2011
Based on START WITH WHY, the third most popular TED video
of all time, author Sinek starts with a fundamental question: Why are some people and organizations more innovative, more influential, and more profitable than others? He contends that people like Martin Luther King Jr., Steve Jobs, and the Wright Brothers had little in common, but they all started with WHY. Drawing on a wide range of real-life stories, Sinek weaves together a clear vision of what it truly takes to lead and inspire.
Mode 3 Knowledge Production in Quadruple Helix Innovation Systems
Publication Date: 2011
These authors 'focus on the “Quadruple Helix” model, through which government, academia, industry, and civil society are seen as key actors promoting a democratic approach to innovation through which strategy, development and decision-making are exposed to feedback from key stakeholders, resulting in socially accountable policies and practices.'
Brilliant, Crazy, Cocky: how the top 1% of entrepreneurs profit from global chaos
Call Number: e-book
Publication Date: 2011
"To tell this story, Lacy spends six weeks in six different cities around the world -- London, England; Tel Aviv, Israel; Kigali, Rwanda; Mumbai, India; Beijing, China and Guadalajara, Mexico -- that are standing on the brink of economic and political opportunity and volatility. The individuals that she follows are distinct products of their own cultures, yet they share that same unmistakable cocktail of delusion, ambition, and brilliance that's driven Bill Gates, Fred Smith, Donald Trump, and every other iconic American entrepreneur of the last few decades."
Collections of ebooks related to business
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Ebooks @ UCSD
The complete guide to ebook collections at UCSD - including by-device instructions, troubleshooting and the most comprehensive list of our ebook packages in all subject areas - sciences, arts, humanities and social sciences.
Business Source Complete
Dates of coverage vary, some journals back to early 20th century. Abstracts and full text in virtually all subject areas related to business. Journal and magazine articles; also books, industry reports, company profiles, SWOT analysis, much more
CRC Press' e-book collections are primarily based in the sciences, however it also contains a subset related to management, and has a particularly strong collection of project management, marketing and social media and stragegic planning resources. Not all CRCnetBASE collections are licensed by UCSD.
ebrary Online Books in Business
This site contains hundreds of electronic books covering business, economics and finance.
Provides comprehensive access to International Financial Statistics (IFS), Balance of Payments Statistics (BOPS), Direction of Trade Statistics (DOTS), and Government Finance Statistics (GFS) databases. Also provides access to the International Monetary Fund's recent publications, including periodicals, books, analytical papers, and statistical tools.
5700+ texts, handbooks, encyclopedias and databases for chemistry and engineering. Advanced features include numerical range searching and interactive graphs and tables. Excellent resource for locating property data for chemicals and materials; use the basic search for (compound and property), or the more advanced Data Search.
Making of the Modern World
Provides primary source documents on topics of banking, economics, finance, transportation and manufacturing. Provides full-text and full-page-image access to books from the 1460-1850 period, and pre-1906 serials.
NBER Books (National Bureau of Economic Research)
The NBER is a private, nonprofit and nonpartisan research organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of how the economy works. Its research is intended for economic research among public policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community. This site also links to e-book pages that highlight its recent books
and its books by series
Safari Tech Books Online (O'Reilly)
Contains 1,700+ O'Reilly books, primarily on IT and computing, but also on project management, career development and entrepreneurship. Simultaneous access is limited to 30 UC users, so please click “Sign Out” when finished. Our suscription includes only O'Reilly titles. If you need access to titles from Cisco, IBM and the other publishers, Safari offers several < href="https://ssl.safaribooksonline.com/subscribe" target="_blank">personal subscription options.
Over 300 books in a variety of disciplines, primarily in the sciences, but also including project management, business statistics and more.
Springer Electronic Books in Business & Management
This Springer site includes over 28,000 books from every scientific discipline, plus business and other social science areas. The items are published in English and German from 2005-2010 plus selected older series back to volume 1.
UC Press ebooks Collection: Economics & Business (1982-2004)
This collection includes almost 2,000 books from academic presses on a range of topics, including economics. Access to the entire collection of electronic books is open to all University of California faculty, staff, and students, and more than 500 of the titles are available to the public.
1,300+ e-books on all major disciplines. There is strong coverage in the humanities, the social and behavioral sciences, business and law. The UC's purchased all 2011-2016 e-books, plus selected titles from 2010 and earlier.
World Bank e-Library
The World Bank e-library is an online, fully cross-searchable portal of World Bank documents. The collection consists of World Bank publications and Policy Research Working Papers, plus each new book and paper as they are published. Use the browse books link
to go directly to the e-book contents and here for its Data Book contents
, like World Development Indicators and the Little Data Book series.