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A business (also known as enterprise or firm) is an organization engaged in the trade of goods, services, or both to consumers.[1] Businesses are predominant in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and administered to earn profit to increase the wealth of their owners. Businesses may also be not-for-profit or state-owned. A business owned by multiple individuals may be referred to as a company, although that term also has a more precise meaning.

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The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business
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Thinking, Fast and Slow
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Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us
Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder
The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap
Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo, and the Battle that Defined a Generation
No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State
Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less
The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine
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The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History
The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon
The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers
The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail - But Some Don't
The Willpower Instinct: How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do to Get More of It
The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism
The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph
To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others
Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action
Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right
Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose
Daily Rituals: How Artists Work
Leaders Eat Last
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Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World
Heads in Beds: A Reckless Memoir of Hotels, Hustles, and So-Called Hospitality
Factory Man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local - and Helped Save an American Town
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Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time
Soccernomics: Why England Loses, Why Germany and Brazil Win, and Why the U.S., Japan, Australia, Turkey--and Even Iraq--Are Destined to Become the Kings of the World's Most Popular Sport
How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking
Contagious: Why Things Catch On
The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains
Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World
The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America
Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain
Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard
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Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises
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Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success
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Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength
Crazy Busy: A (Mercifully) Short Book about a (Really) Big Problem
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What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets
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Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System from Crisis — and Themselves
The One Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results
You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life
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Young Money: Inside the Hidden World of Wall Street's Post-Crash Recruits
23 Things They Don't Tell You About Capitalism
Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior
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