Business Leader Profiles for Students, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0787692662
  • ISBN-13: 9780787692667
  • DDC: 338.092273
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1473 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 1999 | Published/Released September 2004
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 1999

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The second volume of Business Leader Profiles for Students focuses on an additional 100 new business leaders to those listed in volume 1 and 25 updated profles from the first volume. Biographical profiles range from 1,250 to 2,500 words in length. Some of the new profiles include:

  • Raul Alarcon, Jr. (Spanish Broadcasting System)
  • Hector Barreto (Small Business Administration)
  • Bobbi Brown (Bobbi Brown Cosmetics)
  • Linda Chavez-Thompson (AFL-CIO)
  • Carly Fiorina (Hewlett-Packard)
  • Robert L. Johnson (Black Entertainment Television)
  • Andrea Jung (Avon)
  • Madame C.J. Walker (Madame C.J. Walker Manufacturing Co.)

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Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 0787648892 | ISBN-13: 9780787648893


"The material is clearly presented, easy to locate and well documented. Should become standards in technical, community college and public libraries with business collections. Layout, readability and consistently good indexing make this a quality purchase. Recommended for high-school, public and undergraduate libraries." -- RBB/Booklist (July 1999)

— Booklist

"This would be a useful addition to the biographical collections of high school and undergraduate collections." -- CHOICE (October 1999)

— P. Sullivan

"This reference tool will be appreciated by business and economics students and others seeking information on these sometimes elusive subjects." -- School Library Journal (August 1999)

— Dana McDougald