Monday, May 08, 2006

April Materials

Database of the Month Standard & Poor’s Net Advantage

Net Advantage is a quick online search source for financial and business information. It provides access to the following S&P products: Corporation Records, Industry Surveys, The Outlook, Register of Corporations, Directors & Executives, and Standard & Poor’s Stock Reports.

New Books

How We Got Here
Andy Kessler
338.064 KESS

“A great book on how we went from the steam engine to the Internet, as well as how the markets that financed it all came to be.” – John Mauldin

Your Money or Your Life
Joe Dominguez & Vicki Robin
332.02401 DOMI

“Do you spend more than you earn? Does making a living feel more like making a dying? Do you feel stuck in a job you can’t afford to leave? Is money fragmenting your time and your relationships with family and friends?” - Book jacket. In this new edition the authors challenge you to transform your relationship with money and achieve financial independence.

Starting From Scratch
Wes Moss
338.040922 MOSS

Thinking of starting your own business? Before you begin your new venture, read Wes Moss’ new book. In it he relates the secrets of entrepreneurship with firsthand stories from “21 ordinary people who made the entrepreneurial leap.”

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