Editor's Note: The following is adapted from Start a Successful Business: Expert Advice to Take Your Startup From Idea to Empire, published this month by Inc. Media and Amacom, a division of the American
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To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books. They include career guides, business memoirs,
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