Explore important business concepts and take a look at the lives of some of the most important entrepreneurs in history. Fascinating text details the life stories and accomplishments of world-changing businessleaders. Readers are also provided with the knowledge they need to understand the basics of the economy and start businesses of their own. Clear text illustrates important business principles and provides readers with the information they need to one day become entrepreneurs Sidebars and timelines provide context for some of history's most incredible business achievements Glossaries clarify important words used in each book Photos and illustrations bring history to life and provide reference points for difficult concepts Additional content for further learning on this subject available at www.factsfornow.scholastic.com
New York :, Children's Press, An Imprint of Scholastic Inc.,, 
The business of America : what exactly is an entrepreneur?
A land of vision : what kind of a person is a 'visionary'?
The more you know : why is it dangerous to be ignorant?
America always succeeds
in the end : what is the best part about failing?
The 'never quit' attitude : what is the hardest part about having an original idea?
Grades 4 to 6
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Business enterprises United States Juvenile literature.
Entrepreneurship United States Juvenile literature.