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The soul of an entrepreneur : work and life beyond the startup myth

Author: David Sax
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"We all know the story of the latest version of the American Dream: a young innovator drops out of college and creates the next big thing, remaking both business and culture in one fell swoop. We are told these stories constantly, always with the idea that we'll be next. But this story masks a lot about what really goes on in our economy. Most new businesses aren't tech startups; they are what we think of as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Sax
ISBN: 9781541736009 1541736001
OCLC Number: 1111943726
Description: vii, 289 pages ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Work and life beyond the startup myth
Responsibility: David Sax.

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An award-winning business writer dismantles the myths of entrepreneurship, replacing them with an essential story about the experience of real business owners in the modern economy  Read more...

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