Diversity and Entrepreneurship; Analyzing Successful Women Entrepreneurs by Andrea Smith-Hunter

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Subjects:

  • Economics, Finance, Business and Industry,
  • Self-employed women,
  • Entrepreneurship,
  • Social Science,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Small Business/Entrepreneurship,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Business & Economics / General,
  • Businesswomen,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Minority women executives,
  • New York (State)

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8027332M
ISBN 100761825215
ISBN 109780761825210
OCLC/WorldCa51861881

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