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Best business books.

QA just finished my M.B.A. from Eastern University in Pennsylvania. I have been in school for some time and just started a career. I am currently working and looking for the top business books to read.

--T. Wood Philadelphia

Here are our favorites, which you can buy on /books:

BLACK ENTERPRISE Guide to Starting Your Own Business by Wendy Beech (John Wiley & Sons Inc.; $19.95)

How to Succeed in Business without Being White: Straight Talk on Making It in America by Earl G. Graves (HarperCollins; $25)

In the Black: A History of African Americans on Wall Street by Gregory T. Bell (John Wiley & Sons Inc.; $24.95)

Lessons from the Top: Success Strategies from America's Leading Black CEOs by Derek T. Dingle (John Wiley & Sons Inc.; $19.95)

Sister CEO: The Black Woman's Guide to Starting Your Own Business by Cheryl D. Broussard (Penguin Books; $15)

Succeeding Against the Odds: The Autobiography of a Great American Businessman by John H. Johnson (Amistad; $60)

The History of Black Business in America: Capitalism, Race, and Entrepreneurship by Juliet K. E. Walker (Palgrave Macmillan; $22.95)

Why Should White Guys Have All the Fun? How Reginald Lewis Created a Billion-Dollar Business Empire by Reginald Lewis & Blair Walker (John Wiley & Sons Inc.; $27.95)

--Tanisha A. Sykes

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Title Annotation:business students career development
Author:Sykes, Tanisha A.
Publication:Black Enterprise
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Geographic Code:1USA
Date:Feb 1, 2006
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