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Our Accounting Books cover every aspect of Business and Law. They're ideal for any go-getter who wants to learn more about the economy or is looking to get into a new career.

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Our Accounting Books cover every aspect of Business and Law. They're ideal for any go-getter who wants to learn more about the economy or is looking to get into a new career.

  • Behind-The-Scenes Film Careers

    Danielle S. Hammelef

    Product Code: AYIBK
    Hardback
    Fascinating facts, fun pictures and easy-to-read sidebars highlight informative text about some of the most interesting jobs that take place behind the scenes in the entertainment industry. Readers will get a glimpse of what it takes to make it as a talent agent, location scout, casting director, and more and find out what goes on behind the glamour.
    • £14.89
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  • Behind-The-Scenes Fashion Careers

    Susan Henneberg

    Product Code: AYIBI
    Hardback
    Who hasn't dreamed of a glamorous job in modelling, music or entertainment? But behind every superstar are hundreds of people working to keep an industry running. In this book, readers can now learn about unique and exciting careers that they may never have considered - behind the glamour.
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  • ASOS

    Cath Senker

    Product Code: AQCBI
    Hardback 7 years +
    Popular with fashion lovers everywhere, ASOS is one of the UK's largest online fashion retailers. It is the most visited fashion website in the world for 18-34 year olds and ships goods to over 230 countries globally. How did ASOS build such a hugely successful global brand? Discover what makes people shop at ASOS and how the brand has grown since it's launch in 2000. Learn about the brains behind the iconic brand, including the original founders, explore key business concepts in a straightforward way and develop a product brief for your very own ASOS range. The Big Business series is ideal for young budding entrepreneurs with an eye for opportunity! A brilliant read for readers aged 9+ keen to find out how the business behind the brand works.
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  • Manchester United

    Adam Sutherland

    Product Code: AQCBH
    Hardback 7 years +
    This title takes an in-depth look at Manchester United and the business behind one of the most well-known football brands in the industry. From small beginnings, this club has found international success and a global fan base. We cover how the business came into being, the successes and failures over the years, key facts about the industry and their impact on the global market. Readers will learn about branding and the business world with Business Matters features. Each one looks at a different aspect of business and explains it in a clear and concise way for young readers to follow. Key features give information about the Brains Behind the Brand, bringing to the forefront those who run Manchester United today and those who have helped gain glory in the past. Ideal for budding young entrepreneurs with an eye for opportunity! A brilliant read for Mancheseter United and football fans keen to find out how the business behind the brand works. Other titles in the series include: Virgin, YouTube, Topshop, Heinz and ASOS.
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  • McDonalds

    Cath Senker

    Product Code: APYTE
    Hardback 9 years +
    Find out how McDonald's grew from one restaurant to become the globe-dominating chain it is today. It looks at some of the brightest business minds behind McDonald's meteoric rise, the development of the company's most famous products, from the Big Mac to the Happy Meal and reveals the marketing and PR strategies that have built McDonald's the powerful brand it is today. From marketing alliances to the company's attempts to counter its critics, this is a fascinating look at McDonald's, and at the fast-food industry as a whole. Big Brands is the perfect series for budding entrepreneurs who want to find out what goes on behind the scenes of the world's biggest companies.
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  • Polar Regions

    Louise Spilsbury

    Product Code: APYQF
    Paperback 9 years +
    What is it like to live and work at the poles? How many mysteries do these ice worlds hold and what are scientists hoping to find by researching them? How is climate change affecting polar regions and what does the future hold for two of Earth's last great wildernesses? Discover life and science on the edge in this fascinating exploration of one of our planet's most extreme environments. The Research on the Edge series examines how scientists live and work in some of Earth's most extreme habitats. It looks at how they carry out their research and how the discoveries they make are changing our lives. The series also explores the many adventures, challenges and dangers of daily life for scientists researching 'on the edge'. An exciting read for children aged 9+, for geography and science projects, or simply as a great leisure read.
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  • YouTube

    Adam Sutherland

    Product Code: APYOZ
    Paperback 9 years +
    From its launch in 2005 YouTube has become the world's largest video streaming website! What started as a simple video-sharing website, now attracts more than 800 million visitors every month. How did YouTube become the third most popular website in the world? We follow YouTube's journey, from its launch, purchase by Google and continued growth. Learn about the brains behind the iconic brand, from the original founders to the most recent CEO. Explore key business concepts and develop a product brief for your very own YouTube channel. The Big Business series lifts the lid on the stories behind the most iconic businesses today. Ideal for budding young entrepreneurs with an eye for opportunity!
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  • Energy for Everyone?: The Business of Energy

    Franklin Watts

    Product Code: APWHI
    Hardback 11 years +
    Energy For Everyone? explores one of the world's most profitable industries. It discovers how the energy industry began and why energy companies can charge so much for their goods. The book also discusses the challenges the energy industry faces as our planet's natural resources are depleted, and the genius solutions businesses have in place to ensure they continue to make billions. Discover the world's biggest money-making industries and the secrets of their success in Big-time Business. From the pharmaceutical industry and entertainment world through to the business of beauty, banking, social networking and energy, find out why these enterprising worlds have a grip on the global economy and are considered the biggest money-generators on the planet. A high-interest exploration of the business world for 9+ readers.
  • Shop Assistant

    James Nixon

    Product Code: APVGQ
    Paperback 7 years +
    Have you ever wondered what it might be like to work as a shop assistant? This is a careers book that focuses on one type of job within its industry. Follow Tilly, a sales assistant in a clothing store as she guides you around her place of work. She explains everything in a clear and informative way - from some of the best ways to get into sales work, dealing with customers and the different jobs they do on the shop floor. She also introduces the more creative sides to her role, such as advising customers and creating displays as well as the more business-oriented roles such as ordering stock for the store skills. The book also looks at ways you can progress in your career. Clear photographs help as she explains the skills, qualifications and temperament you need to become a shop assistant. Part of the series, What We Do. Six books that explore six practical career options for children aged 9+.