BAL on Facebook BAL on Twitter BAL YouTube Channel BAL Local History's photostream

biz books


  • Miss Manners minds your business
  • The power of negative thinking : an unconventional approach to achieving positive results
  • Contagious : why things catch on
  • The great deformation the corruption of capitalism in America
  • Who owns the future?
  • The buy side : a Wall Street trader's tale of spectacular excess
  • Die empty : unleash your best work every day
  • Compelling people : the hidden qualities that make us influential
  • Blockbusters: Hit-Making, Risk-Taking, and the Big Business of Entertainment

biz tags

"Without Their Permission: How the 21st Century Will Be Made, Not Managed"

February 17, 2014- now available at the Barrington Area Library

Without their permission : how the 21st century will be made, not managed

Without Their Permission: How the 21st Century Will Be Made, Not Managed by Alexis Ohanian.

Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit, a successful social media site where users submit and vote on content, shares his advice for creating a successful web presence. In a humorous and engaging format, Without Their Permission tells Ohanian's story of building a successful web presence and then gives you advice for building your own. Shortly after graduating from the University of Virginia, Ohanian and his co-founder, Steve Huffman, sold Reddit for millions of dollars. Ohanian insists that the Internet has created an equal playing field, filled with abundant opportunities for all. His main objective is that, before the Internet, one had to have a certain amount of money and the right connections in order to build a successful business. In the Internet era, Ohanian explains, everyone has the same opportunity to learn content creation and build a successful web business with very little money. Without Their Permission is a highly entertaining and inspiring read, interspersed with encouraging stories and practical tips. A recommended title for entrepreneurs, particularly those looking to build a strong

 

Click here to place a hold in our catalog.