The Resource African-Americans in business, Tish Davidson, (electronic resource)

African-Americans in business, Tish Davidson, (electronic resource)

Label
African-Americans in business
Title
African-Americans in business
Statement of responsibility
Tish Davidson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Many people dream of owning their own business or making it to the top of the corporate ladder. In the pages of this book, you'll meet African Americans who overcame obstacles and stereotypes to make their dreams a reality. Madam C. J. Walker was orphaned at age 7, married at 14, became a mother at 18, and was widowed at 20. She went on make a million dollars selling hair care products. Berry Gordy loved music but went broke after opening a record store. He didn't give up, though. Gordy eventually started Motown Records, which became one of the country's most successful record labels and introduced a host of talented black artists to mainstream American audiences. Stanley O'Neal grew up on a farm without running water or indoor toilets. Through intelligence and hard work he became the head of a $50 billion investment bank. Read about these and other inspiring figures in this book
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Davidson, Tish
Dewey number
338.6/422/08996073
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
Series statement
Major Black contributions from emancipation to civil rights
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  • African American business enterprises
  • African American businesspeople
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship
  • African Americans
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
Label
African-Americans in business, Tish Davidson, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Distribution
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online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781422292839
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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12276287
Publisher number
MWT12276287
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
African-Americans in business, Tish Davidson, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781422292839
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12276287
Publisher number
MWT12276287
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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