WorldCat Identities

Sugar, Alan 1947-

Overview
Works: 48 works in 103 publications in 2 languages and 1,787 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HC252.5.S93, 338.04092
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Sugar
The apprentice by Alan Sugar( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To accompany the second BBC TV series of 'The Apprentice', this text presents a fully updated edition, together with a brand new section catching up with the apprentices from the first series
What You See Is What You Get : MY AUTOBIOGRAPHY by Alan Sugar( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Sugar was born in 1947 and brought up on a council estate in Clapton, in Hackney. It had a huge impact on him, fuelling a drive to succeed that was to earn him a sizeable personal fortune. Now he describes his amazing journey, from schoolboy enterprises like making and selling his own ginger beer to setting up his own company at nineteen; from Amstrad's groundbreaking ventures in hi-fi and computers, which made him the darling of the stock exchange, to the dark days when he nearly lost it all
My autobiography by Alan Sugar( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Sugar was born in 1947 and brought up on a council estate in Clapton, in Hackney. As a kid he watched his dad struggle to support the family, never knowning from one week to the next if he'd have a job. It had a huge impact on him, fuelling a drive to succeed that was to earn him a personal fortune. This is an autobiography of Alan Sugar
Single-minded by Claude Littner( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Claude Littner is best known as the mercilessly tough interviewer on the BBC's award-winning The Apprentice. His abrupt style and zero-tolerance policy on nonsense have become the highlights of every series. But what is he like in real business? Single-Minded reveals the story of Claude's varied career and the turbulent years that shaped him. From being told at school that he would never amount to anything to his current status as a boardroom heavyweight both on-screen and off it, success has never come easy. Claude's complex, fascinating work has taken him into many different industries and countries, encompassing retail start-ups; knife-edge company rescue missions; the bruising rough-and-tumble of Premier League football; facing down French trade unions; taking on Texan oil barons in multi-million-dollar deals; and, in the private sphere, conquering life-threatening illness. Told with characteristic candour and disarming modesty, Single-Minded is an unflinching account of a remarkable career in the spotlight
The apprentice( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series in which candidates compete for the position of apprentice to multi-millionaire Alan Sugar. This series, Alan sets even tougher tasks to some of the brightest and best young business people in the country
The apprentice( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The business based reality show returns for a third series - but this time on BBC 1. The formaula, however, reamins the same as a plucky group of aspiring tycoons who have bravely quit their day jobs face a 12-week interview with self-made millionaire Sir Alan Sugar. One of them will win a six-figure-salaried job with the self-confessed "most belligerent person you'll ever come across". The others will one by one face the humilation of hearing the famous catchphrase
The apprentice revisited by Alan Sugar( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Apprentice( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series in which candidates compete for the position of apprentice to multi-millionaire Alan Sugar. This series, Alan sets even tougher tasks designed to push some of the brightest and best young businesspeople in the country to the limit
The apprentice( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series in which candidates compete for the position of apprentice to multi-millionaire Alan Sugar. This series, Alan sets even tougher tasks to some of the brightest and best young business people in the country
The apprentice( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Series in which candidates compete for the position of apprentice to multi-millionaire Alan Sugar. Only five candidates are left, but instead of being split into teams and having a task to complete, they have to face a gruelling interview process as individuals. Each of them is grilled by three of Alan's trusted business colleagues, and they are not in for an easy ride. The henchmen then report to Alan in the boardroom and outline their findings, with three candidates getting the chop
The apprentice( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Series in which candidates compete for the position of apprentice to multi-millionaire Alan Sugar. The candidates have to select groundbreaking and unusual products from around the world to introduce into the UK market. The teams have three products each to sell to London retailers and only a day in which to do it, and the team with the most money in orders will win
The apprentice( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Series in which candidates compete for the position of apprentice to multi-millionaire Alan Sugar. Sir Alan calls the candidates to Christie's in London's St James, where works of art are regularly sold for hundreds of thousands of pounds. The rival teams are set the task of selling art photographs of their choosing in a trendy East London gallery, but are split on whether to take a subtle, persuasive approach with the artists and their customers or to go for the hard sell
The apprentice( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Series in which candidates compete for the position of apprentice to multi-millionaire Alan Sugar. The teams are set the task of designing a new dog accessory to pitch to pet stores across London
The apprentice : You're fired!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Adrian Chiles and his panel grill the newly-fired candidate from the Apprentice in front of a studio audience. This time, they discuss a task involving dog accessories and examine what went wrong
The apprentice( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Series in which candidates compete for the position of apprentice to multi-millionaire Alan Sugar. The candidates have to create a new brand of trainer. Alan has laid on one of the country's top advertising agencies for them to work with, but the creativity is all theirs. They have to come up with a name and logo for their brand, and then produce a poster and TV ad with which to launch it. In the boardroom, Alan has to decide which team has best fulfilled his brief and who to fire
Unscripted by Alan Sugar( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"As the star of the award-winning BBC series The Apprentice, Alan Sugar has won millions of fans who tune in to watch his mix of business wisdom, witty putdowns and ability to cut straight through bullshit. But how did the famously straight-talking entrepreneur end up fronting one of our most successful and long-running shows, and why were some of his biggest challenges during his ten years in television to be found outside the boardroom and off camera? In Unscripted, Alan Sugar reveals all this and more as he embarks on a new and sometimes bewildering career. He describes how he lost patience with some of the luvvies, wafflers and wannabees he encountered along the way, and tells us what he really thought of some of the tasks and candidates he came across during the making of The Apprentice, giving his reaction to the egos and the backbiting as well as the genuine talent that shone through. He explains how he brought on board Nick Hewer, Margaret Mountford and Karren Brady, what became of the winners when the cameras stopped rolling - and how working on the show has inspired him and many others."--Amazon website
The apprentice : You're fired!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The apprentice : You're fired!( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The unauthorized guide to doing business the Alan Sugar way : 10 secrets of the boardroom's toughest interviewer by Emma Murray( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alan Sugar is a business legend. When it comes to business, Sugar is both feared and fearless. Shrewd businessman, inspirational figure and sweet-talking star of The Apprentice, this man knows how to strike a deal. bThe Unauthorized Guide to Doing Business the Alan Sugar Way/b draws out the universal lessons from Alan Sugar's remarkable success and identifies 10 strategies that can be applied to any business or career:olliDon't push or shoveliStart a revolutionliKnow your customerliStay true to your valuesliLearn from your mistakesliDrive a hard bargainliInvest in the right peopleliLead from the frontliWin as a teamliHire in haste, repent at leisure/ol Want to be the best' The secrets of phenomenal success are in your hands. Check out the other bUnauthorized Guides/b in this series: bRichard Branson/b; bDuncan Bannatyne/b; bJamie Oliver/b; bBill Gates/b; and bPhilip Green/b
 
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What You See Is What You Get : MY AUTOBIOGRAPHYMy autobiography
Alternative Names
Alan Sugar britischer Geschäftsmann und Multimillionär

Alan Sugar British business magnate, media personality, and political advisor

Alan Sugar Brits ondernemer

Alan Sugar britský podnikatel

Alan Sugar magnate uomod'affari, personalità dei media e consigliere politico britannico

Lord Sugar

Алан Шугар британський підприємець, футбольний магнат, політик

Шугар, Алан

آلان شقر

ಅಲನ್ ಮೈಕೆಲ್ ಸುಗರ್

アラン・シュガー卿

阿倫·蘇加

Languages
English (67)

French (2)

Covers
What You See Is What You Get : MY AUTOBIOGRAPHYMy autobiographyThe apprentice revisitedSir Alan Sugar : the biographyWhat You See Is What You GetWhat You See Is What You Get : MY AUTOBIOGRAPHYThe unauthorized guide to doing business the Alan Sugar way : 10 secrets of the boardroom's toughest interviewer