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  • Learn and Understand Business Analysis

  • By: IntroBooks
  • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
  • Length: 48 mins
  • Unabridged
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The advancement of business investigation as an expert control has developed the part and obligations of the business analyst (BA). Progressively, BAs are connected with an early point. They research thoughts and issues, detail choices for a path forward and create business cases setting out their decisions and suggestions. Therefore, the obligation regarding exhorting associations on successful game plans lies with BAs, and their work goes before that of the venture director.

  • 1 out of 5 stars
  • Absolutely terrible

  • By Vaughan on 08-28-16

Absolutely terrible

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Reviewed: 08-28-16

Appears to be written by an intern and then narrated by a robot. Lacks coherency and flow.

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  • Value: The Four Cornerstones of Corporate Finance

  • By: Tim Koller, McKinsey & Company Inc., Bill Huyett, and others
  • Narrated by: Todd McLaren
  • Length: 8 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 217
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 182

While you can find numerous books focused on the topic of corporate finance, few offer the type of information managers need to help them make important decisions day in and day out. Value explores the core of corporate finance without getting bogged down in numbers and is intended to give managers an accessible guide to both the foundations and applications of corporate finance. Filled with in-depth insights from experts, this reliable resource takes a much more qualitative approach to a lost art.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Good organizational understanding

  • By Gerald on 11-18-15

Brilliant, a must for evaluating corporate value

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Reviewed: 08-21-16

Although it is hard to follow without the pdf accompaniment (I listen while walking) I still found this to be a very clear and concise explanation on the fundamentals. The narrator was great to listen to.

  • What I Learned Losing a Million Dollars

  • By: Jim Paul, Brendan Moynihan, Jack Schwager (foreword)
  • Narrated by: Patrick Lawlor
  • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
  • Unabridged
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Jim Paul's meteoric rise took him from a small town in Northern Kentucky to governor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, yet he lost it all - his fortune, his reputation, and his job - in one fatal attack of excessive economic hubris. In this honest, frank analysis, Paul and Brendan Moynihan revisit the events that led to Paul's disastrous decision and examine the psychological factors behind bad financial practices in several economic sectors.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Surprisingly Good

  • By Scott Morris on 11-08-14

A brilliant and pragmatic education

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Reviewed: 06-15-16

This booking is definitely one that all should read, it delves into the real ways people can be successful, by eliminating the chance of big losses.
Make sure you also listen to the interview in the end after the appendix, I learned much from that as well...

  • Seeing What's Next

  • Using the Theories of Innovation to Predict Industry Change
  • By: Clayton M. Christensen, Scott D. Anthony, Erik A. Roth
  • Narrated by: Joel Leffert
  • Length: 11 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 169
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    4 out of 5 stars 104

Seeing What's Next is a framework for predicting industry winners and losers. Every day, individuals take action based on how they believe innovation will change industries. Yet these beliefs are largely based on guesswork and incomplete data, and can lead to costly errors in judgment. Internationally renowned innovation expert Clayton M. Christensen and his research partners, Scott D. Anthony and Erik A. Roth, present this guide for predicting outcomes in the evolution of any industry.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Informative, but a bit dry.

  • By G on 05-12-10

Great narration, good content

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Reviewed: 03-16-16

Narrator was great, would definitely listen to him again... Content was interesting and gave some very good frameworks - such that I might even go buy the physical version.