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Mall CEO Backtracks on Comments About Amazon Bookstores
CEOs

Mall CEO Backtracks on Comments About Amazon Bookstores

The CEO of General Growth Properties said earlier this week that Amazon plans to open up as many as 400 physical bookstores.
Amazon Aims to Open Hundreds of Brick-and-Mortar Bookstores, Mall CEO Says
Retail

Amazon Aims to Open Hundreds of Brick-and-Mortar Bookstores, Mall CEO Says

The comment was made by General Growth Properties CEO on an earnings call.
Why My Team Got Books for Christmas
Books

Why My Team Got Books for Christmas

Gift cards might have been more immediately gratifying, but books are better for you in the long run.
Marty Fukuda
3 Ways to Sell More Copies of Your Non-Fiction Books
Self-Publishing

3 Ways to Sell More Copies of Your Non-Fiction Books

Did you know that giving more books away can actually help you increase sales in the long run? Read on.
Ken Dunn
Is Amazon's First Brick-and-Mortar Bookstore the Future of Retail?
Retail Businesses

Is Amazon's First Brick-and-Mortar Bookstore the Future of Retail?

The online retail giant opened its first physical bookstore this past November, and the rest of the retail world should be paying attention.
Pini Yakuel
The 25 Essential Books for Every Entrepreneur's Library
Recommended Reading

The 25 Essential Books for Every Entrepreneur's Library

Generations of authors have written wisely about how to solve the puzzle of motivating ourselves to overcome the obstacles to success.
John Rampton
For Last Minute Gifts Consider Mark Zuckerberg's 22 Favorite Books
Books

For Last Minute Gifts Consider Mark Zuckerberg's 22 Favorite Books

The Facebook founder's reading list ranges from the sciences to global politics and economy, with one stop for science fiction.
Murray Newlands
We Sold $150,000 in Books in 10 Days. Here's How.
Books

We Sold $150,000 in Books in 10 Days. Here's How.

Strategy No. 1 is to start building our email list now. And do it intentionally.
Brandon Turner
Books Are the New Business Card
Books

Books Are the New Business Card

If you've ever dreamed of writing your own book, look at self-publishing. It can bring you five clear business benefits.
Andrew Medal
11 Aspiring Entrepreneurs Share Lessons From Cherished Books
Recommended Reading

11 Aspiring Entrepreneurs Share Lessons From Cherished Books

The paradox of reading books is that there is always something more pressing to do but rarely anything more rewarding.
Andrew Medal
Achieve Your Dream of Best-Seller Status With These 4 C's
Self-Publishing

Achieve Your Dream of Best-Seller Status With These 4 C's

Focus on content, cover, credentials and community -- and your book will sell itself.
Ken Dunn
Honesty and Acceptance Starts With Self
Authenticity

Honesty and Acceptance Starts With Self

You have to come clean with yourself first if you expect authenticity from others -- in business and in life.
Jim Joseph
How These College Kids Got 150 Top CEOs to Give Them Book Recommendations
Leadership

How These College Kids Got 150 Top CEOs to Give Them Book Recommendations

Julia Wittrock and Grant Hensel reached out to all of the CEOs on the Fortune 500 list and received a surprisingly high response.
Nina Zipkin
5 Ways to Take the Vanity Out of Your Non-Fiction Book
Publishing

5 Ways to Take the Vanity Out of Your Non-Fiction Book

No one wants to hear about how you struggled with adversity and came out on top without learning some lessons along the way.
Ken Dunn
While print books are not as popular as they used to be as the medium of choice for information and leisure, books are still viable as a means of entertainment and knowledge. Many entrepreneurs cite books that have been influential on their leadership style and practices, and some have written books that have become bestsellers, including Robert Kiyosaki’s Rich Dad Poor Dad, Zig Ziglar’s The Secrets of Closing the Sale and Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In.
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