Amazing Entrepreneurs

Biography Books and Audios

Description

By Dr Charles Margerison

Were the people who developed successful businesses lucky or did they have special talents? In Amazing Entrepreneurs, you can explore these questions through the lives of some of the world's most inspirational people and perhaps be motivated to do likewise! Helena Rubinstein was lucky to find a sponsor for her skin care business but it was her vision and tenacity that ensured her success. Ray Kroc's entrepreneurial talents enabled him to grow McDonalds from a local burger joint into an international phenomenon. The great life stories and achievements of characters including Thomas Edison, Madam C.J. Walker, Henry Ford, Walt Disney, Beulah Henry and William Boeing come alive in a unique way through BioViews®.
 
A BioView® is a short biographical story, similar to an interview. These unique stories provide an easy way of learning about amazing people who made major contributions and changed our world. These are inspirational stories that can help you achieve your ambitions in your journey through life.

Featured BioViews®

Elizabeth Arden – Fashion Entrepreneur – Canada and USA
Alexander Graham Bell – Telephone Inventor – Scotland and USA
Henry Bessemer – Steel Innovator – England
William Boeing – Aviation Pioneer – USA
Jesse Boot – Pharmacy Retailer – England
Andrew Carnegie – Steel Baron – Scotland and USA
Thomas Edison – Inventor - USA
Henry Ford – Engineer – USA
Lillian Gilbreth – Psychology Consultant – USA
James Harrison – Refrigeration Engineer – Scotland and Australia
Beulah Henry – Inventor – USA
Percy Lavon Julian - Chemist - USA
Ray Kroc – Fast Food Developer – USA
William Lever – Industrialist - UK
Gugliemo Marconi – Engineer – Italy and England
Michael Marks – Retailer – Belarus and UK
George de Mestral – Inventor and Manufacturer – Switzerland
César Ritz – Hotel Developer – Switzerland
Mayer Rothschild – Financier – Germany
Helena Rubinstein – Fashion Entrepreneur – Switzerland
Igor Sikorsky – Helicopter Pioneer – Ukraine
George Stephenson – Railway Developer – England
Madame C. J. Walker – Hair Care Entrepreneur – USA
Henry Solomon Wellcome – Pharmaceutical Developer – USA and UK
Hans Wilsdorf – Watchmaker Merchant – Switzerland