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11 Jul 2014 “Business Adventures” went out of print in the seventies, but it's coming back into print this year. Gates is sharing one of the book's chapters, “
11 Apr 2019 Behind every successful entrepreneur is a list of books that have John Brooks is still my favorite business writer," Gates wrote in his blog back in 2014. " Business Adventures" is a compilation of 12 stories — previously
3 Mar 2020 John Brooks published 'Business Adventures' in 1969, but Bill Gates and Warren Buffett think his essays about Wall Street, the Ford Edsel and
Not long after I first met Warren Buffett back in 1991, I asked him to recommend his favorite book about business. He didn't miss a beat: “It's Business Adventures
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11 Jul 2014 John Brooks's 1960s collection 'Business Adventures' still offers many insights into running a strong business, writes Bill Gates.
5 May 2020 Business Adventures Twelve Classic Tales From the World of Wall Street ( Paperback) bankers to save the British pound, one gets the sense that history repeats itself. Bill Gates and Warren Buffett's Favorite Business Book Gates had never heard of it, but it became his favorite business book, too.
11 Jul 2014 Bill Gates shares his thoughts on John Brooks, author of his favorite business book Business Adventures, a collection of twelve stories that
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