Young Adult Library of Small Business and Finance

This informative series gives future entrepreneurs and businesspeople practical advice about starting and running a business, including developing a plan, organizing time, sources of funding, marketing, and much more.

Hardcover

ISBN 978-1-4222-2912-5
$137.70
The entire series is not available in hardcover. There are 6 out of 10 volumes available.
10 volumes
2014
12 & up
7th & up
7 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches
Brigitte Madrian, Professor, Harvard University
* These books aimed at junior high students are also useful in high school business classes.
* Individual titles fit into math, government, and English classes and they can be helpful to fund-raising groups and Student Council.
* Numerous photos show young adults at work, vignettes discuss successful entrepreneurs, a few even younger describe their businesses from idea to reality. Wide-ranging examples include fashion designing, selling products, creating websites, and graphic designing. The business practices are relevant to being an employee and becoming a responsible citizen.
* Sidebars sum up main points, subsections and photos reinforce the content and encourage further reading.
* Recommended
Library Media Connection
"This series aims to give advice about starting a business to middle or high school aged students, but the skills and advice rendered are transferable to adults." "These volumes cover many aspects of business, from making a plan to marketing your business in the virtual world." "The texts are written in a positive and encouraging tone." "The authors freely address the challenges and pitfalls of making a business successful, as well as the rewards." "Short chapters with bold headings and the large unintimidating font add to their accessibility."
School Library Journal
Building a Business in the Virtual World
by C.F. Earl

eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-8903-7 $28.95 (USD) Add To Cart
Are you interested in having your own business? Today, young people have never had more opportunities to build new and exciting businesses. Before you start your business, you'll need to know the basics, though. In the twenty-first century, almost every kind of business is being done online. Understanding how to build a business using the Internet is vitally important. In Building a Business in the Virtual World, you'll discover how companies are using the Internet to find success no matter what their business--and how you can too.

Business & Ethics
by James Fischer

eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-8904-4 $28.95 (USD) Add To Cart
Are you interested in having your own business? Today, young people have never had more opportunities to build new and exciting businesses. Before you start your business, you'll need to know the basics, though. Understanding how to make a business that's not only successful but also good to customers, competitors, and the environment is more important than ever. In Business & Ethics, you'll learn how to start a responsible business, and the kinds of ethical choices businesses have to make.

Business & the Government: Law & Taxes
by Helen Thompson

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-2916-3 $22.95 (USD) Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-8906-8 $28.95 (USD) Add To Cart
Are you interested in having your own business? Today, young people have never had more opportunities to build new and exciting businesses. Before you start your business, you'll need to know the basics, though. Understanding the laws and taxes that apply to your business is a big part of starting a successful company. In Business and the Government: Law and Taxes, you'll learn the ways government plays a big part in starting and running any new business.

Business Funding & Finances
by C.F. Earl

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-2915-6 $22.95 (USD) Add To Cart
eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-8905-1 $28.95 (USD) Add To Cart
Are you interested in having your own business? Today, young people have never had more opportunities to build new and exciting businesses. Before you start your business, you'll need to know the basics, though. Finding money to get your business going is one of the most important--and difficult--parts of starting a new company. Businesses can't run without money and having enough money to keep going can be tough, especially when you're starting. In Business Funding & Finance, you'll learn how you can find start-up money, and how to keep track of your finances once you're up and running.

Keeping Your Business Organized: Time Management & Workflow
by James Fischer

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-2917-0 $22.95 (USD) Add To Cart
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Are you interested in having your own business? Today, young people have never had more opportunities to build new and exciting businesses. Before you start your business, you'll need to know the basics, though. Without organization, many businesses don't do as well as they could. If you don't keep your work schedules organized, you can quickly find things getting out of control. In Keeping Your Business Organized: Time Management & Workflow, you'll learn how to keep on schedule, and how you can keep your business running smoothly.

Managing Employees
by Helen Thompson

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Are you interested in having your own business? Today, young people have never had more opportunities to build new and exciting businesses. Before you start your business, you'll need to know the basics, though. Businesses big and small need to make sure workers are enjoying their jobs and staying focused. Without employees doing their jobs well, no company can succeed. In Managing Employees, you'll learn how keeping your employees happy, healthy, and working hard will lead to a successful business--as well as how to avoid problems with workers that can hurt your company.

Marketing Your Business
by C.F. Earl

eBook ISBN 978-1-4222-8909-9 $28.95 (USD) Add To Cart
Are you interested in having your own business? Today, young people have never had more opportunities to build new and exciting businesses. Before you start your business, you'll need to know the basics, though. Once you've started your business, it's not enough to wait for customers to come to you. You've got to get the word out so that people know your company. In Marketing Your Business, you'll learn the importance of marketing, and find out how your company can succeed with the right marketing.

Starting a Business: Creating a Plan
by James Fischer

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-2920-0 $22.95 (USD) Add To Cart
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Are you interested in having your own business? Today, young people have never had more opportunities to build new and exciting businesses. Before you start your business, you'll need to know the basics, though. One of the very first steps in starting a business is making sure you have the right plan. Without a plan, many businesses fail or can't reach the success they want. In Starting a Business: Creating a Plan, you'll learn why a plan is so important for a new business, and how to make a plan that suits your business.

Understanding Business Math & Budgets
by Helen Thompson

Hardcover ISBN 978-1-4222-2921-7 $22.95 (USD) Add To Cart
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Are you interested in having your own business? Today, young people have never had more opportunities to build new and exciting businesses. Before you start your business, you'll need to know the basics, though--and it doesn't get much more basic in business than dollars and cents! Knowing how much your company makes and how much it spends is a big part of knowing how you're doing. In Understanding Business Math & Budgets, you'll learn how important math is to keeping your business successful and what you need to keep a budget.

What Does It Mean to Be an Entrepreneur?
by C.F. Earl

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Are you interested in having your own business? Today, young people have never had more opportunities to build new and exciting businesses. Before you start your business, you'll need to know the basics, though. What is an entrepreneur? What is entrepreneurship? And what does it take to be a successful entrepreneur? In What Does It Mean to Be an Entrepreneur? you'll learn what it takes to start a new company and the kind of people who become entrepreneurs. Maybe you'll discover that you have what it takes too!




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