Sam Walton
Score: 5
From 207 Ratings

Sam Walton


  • Author: Sam Walton & John Huey
  • Release Date : 1992-05-01
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 8994529 Bytes


Meet a genuine American folk hero cut from the homespun cloth of America's heartland: Sam Walton, who parlayed a single dime store in a hardscrabble cotton town into Wal-Mart, the largest retailer in the world.  The undisputed merchant king of the late twentieth century, Sam never lost the common touch.  Here, finally, inimitable words.  Genuinely modest, but always sure if his ambitions and achievements.  Sam shares his thinking in a candid, straight-from-the-shoulder style. In a story rich with anecdotes and the "rules of the road" of both Main Street and Wall Street, Sam Walton chronicles the inspiration, heart, and optimism that propelled him to lasso the American Dream....

Made in America: Mi Historia

Made in America: Mi Historia


  • Author: Sam Walton
  • Release Date : 2018-09-18
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 2930775 Bytes


"Es una historia sobre el espíritu empresarial, el riesgo, y el trabajo duro, y sobre saber a dónde quieres ir y estar dispuesto a hacer lo que sea necesario para llegar allí. Es una historia sobre creer en tu idea, incluso cuando tal vez otras personas no creen en ella, y sobre apoyarte en tus mejores fortalezas". - Sam WaltonConozca a un genuino héroe popular americano proveniente del mero centro del corazón de los Estados Unidos: Sam Walton, un hombre que convirtió una única tienda de pueblo en Walmart, el negocio minorista más grande del mundo. Rey mercantil indiscutible de finales del siglo XX, Walton nunca perdió el toque de hombre común. Genuinamente modesto, pero siempre seguro de sus ambiciones y sus logros, Walton comparte su extr...

Who Was Sam Walton

Who Was Sam Walton


  • Author : James Buckley, Jr.
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-11-05
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524792725


Who Was Sam Walton Book Description :

The story of a department-store trainee who became the richest man in America and owner of the biggest retail store in the world: Walmart. Sam Walton used the money he earned in the army, along with some financial help from his family, to open his first store. Then he opened fourteen more. Then Sam had an even bigger idea. He wanted to build large stores in small towns and reduce the price of everything they stocked. Although other businessmen and potential partners laughed at him, this entrepreneur with humble beginnings used his resourcefulness to create Walmart, which would become the largest company in the world....

Sam Walton
Score: 3
From 6 Ratings

Sam Walton


  • Author : Sam Walton
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2012-09-12
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307763693


Sam Walton Book Description :

Meet a genuine American folk hero cut from the homespun cloth of America's heartland: Sam Walton, who parlayed a single dime store in a hardscrabble cotton town into Wal-Mart, the largest retailer in the world. The undisputed merchant king of the late twentieth century, Sam never lost the common touch. Here, finally, inimitable words. Genuinely modest, but always sure if his ambitions and achievements. Sam shares his thinking in a candid, straight-from-the-shoulder style. In a story rich with anecdotes and the "rules of the road" of both Main Street and Wall Street, Sam Walton chronicles the inspiration, heart, and optimism that propelled him to lasso the American Dream....

Sam Walton
Score: 3
From 6 Ratings

Sam Walton


  • Author : Sam Walton
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2012-09-12
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307763693


Sam Walton Book Description :

Meet a genuine American folk hero cut from the homespun cloth of America's heartland: Sam Walton, who parlayed a single dime store in a hardscrabble cotton town into Wal-Mart, the largest retailer in the world. The undisputed merchant king of the late twentieth century, Sam never lost the common touch. Here, finally, inimitable words. Genuinely modest, but always sure if his ambitions and achievements. Sam shares his thinking in a candid, straight-from-the-shoulder style. In a story rich with anecdotes and the "rules of the road" of both Main Street and Wall Street, Sam Walton chronicles the inspiration, heart, and optimism that propelled him to lasso the American Dream....

Sam Walton

Sam Walton


  • Author : Vance H. Trimble
  • Publisher : Signet
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0451171616


Sam Walton Book Description :

Presents the rags-to-riches tale of billionaire Sam Walton, founder of the discount chain Wal-Mart and America's richest man, as a study in old-fashioned values such as honesty and hard work...

Sam Walton

Sam Walton


  • Author : Wil Mara
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Genre: Businesspeople
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1484412982


Sam Walton Book Description :

Presents a brief biography of Sam Walton, the creator of the Wal-Mart discount stores....

What I Learned From Sam Walton

What I Learned From Sam Walton


  • Author : Michael Bergdahl
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2004-08-20
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0471679984


What I Learned From Sam Walton Book Description :

Praise for WHAT I LEARNED FROM SAM WALTON "Michael Bergdahl’s book presents unique insights into the staggering international success of Wal-Mart. Throughout the pages of this book, you can almost hear Sam Walton himself coaching and inspiring his legion of employees to greatness." –Tracy Mullin, President and CEO, National Retail Federation "Retailers, non-retailers, manufacturers, and suppliers will enjoy Bergdahl’s insights into Wal-Mart’s service culture and its leadership icon, Sam Walton." –Roger J. Dow, SVP Global and Field Sales, Marriott International, Inc. "Mike Bergdahl, in his book, What I Learned from Sam Walton: How to Compete and Thrive in a Wal-Mart World, has provided a complete digest and compilation of the various objecti...

In Sam We Trust

In Sam We Trust


  • Author : Bob Ortega
  • Publisher : Kogan Page Publishers
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Businesspeople
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0749431776


In Sam We Trust Book Description :

Wal-Mart's mighty presence is no longer restricted to America. To the alarm of the UK retail sector, June 1999 saw Wal-Mart devour Asda. And given Wal-Mart's track record in the rest of the world, such alarm is well-founded. For instance, within seven years of Wal-Mart invading Canada and Mexico it became the largest retailer in both countries. It took less than two years for it to become the fourth largest retailer in Germany, while France and several Scandinavian countries now look destined for Wal-Mart's shopping basket. In Sam We Trust offers an exhaustive in-depth investigation into this powerful retailing empire. Bob Ortega, The Wall Street Journal's authority on Wal-Mart, goes beyond the headlines and Sam Walton's carefully crafted public imag...

Sam Walton

Sam Walton


  • Author : Keith Elliot Greenberg
  • Publisher : Rourke Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0865920478


Sam Walton Book Description :

Traces the life of Samuel Walton, the businessman who became wealthy by creating Wal-Mart, the most successful chain of retail stores in America....

The 10 Rules of Sam Walton
Score: 2
From 1 Ratings

The 10 Rules of Sam Walton


  • Author : Michael Bergdahl
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-12-17
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1118040651


The 10 Rules of Sam Walton Book Description :

Praise for The 10 Rules Of Sam Walton "The 10 Rules of Sam Walton is one of those books that should be read and regularly reread by . . . everyone-business-people, students, teachers, parents, and children. It transcends the limits of a traditional book about lessons in business and makes it a book about life and about successful living!" —J. K. Knapp III, former Wal-Mart store manager,current manufacturer and supplier to Wal-Mart As founder of Wal-Mart and its many successful divisions, Sam Walton reinvented the retailing industry through his singularity of focus, high expectations, and never-say-die attitude. During his successful career, Sam Walton developed a list of what he considered the most important rules for entrepreneurial success. As fa...

Sam Walton

Sam Walton


  • Author : Sally Lee
  • Publisher : Enslow Publishers, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2007-07-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0766026922


Sam Walton Book Description :

A biography of Wal-Mart founder Sam Walton, whose idea that he would get the best deals he could on merchandise and pass those savings on to the customer led to his becoming the richest man in America....