The Personal MBA: A World-class Business Education in a Single Volume

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Portfolio, 2012 - Business - 446 pages
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Are you tempted to go to business school? Save your money and read The Personal MBAinstead. This bestselling book gives you everything you to transform your business and your career. An MBA at a top business school is an enormous investment in time and cash. And if you don't want to work for a consulting firm or an investment bank, the chances are it simply isn't worth it. The Personal MBAgives you simple mental models for every subject that's key to commercial success. From the basics of products, and marketing to the nuances of teamwork and systems, this book distils you need to know to take on the MBA graduates and win. 'Finally, here's a 10.99 MBA. Well on its way to becoming a business classic.' Jason Hesse, Real Business'No matter what they tell you, an MBA is not essential. If you combine reading this book with actually trying stuff, you'll be far ahead in the business game.' Kevin Kelly, founding executive editor of Wired

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The Personal MBA: Master the Art of Business

User Review  - Robert Perret - Book Verdict

The conceit of this book is that the highly condensed information within will supplant a formal MBA program. To the contrary, it is best suited as a primer for those considering a business degree ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Josh Kaufmanis an independent business professor, education activist, and author of the Personal MBA: Master the Art of Business.

Josh Kaufman's unique, multidisciplinary approach to business education has helped hundreds of thousands of readers around the world master the essentials of business on their own terms, and his work has been featured in BusinessWeekand FastCompany, as well as by influential websites like Lifehacker, Cool Tools,, and Seth Godin's Blog.

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