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The PayPal Wars

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When Peter Thiel and Max Levchin launched an online payment website in 1999, they hoped their service could improve the lives of millions around the globe. But when their start-up, PayPal, survived the dot.com crash only to find itself besieged by unimaginable challenges, that dream threatened to become a nightmare. PayPal's history - as told by former insider Eric Jackson - is an engrossing study of human struggle and perseverance against overwhelming odds. The entrepreneurs that Thiel and Levchin recruited to overhaul world currency markets first had to face some of the greatest trials ever thrown at a Silicon Valley company before they could make internet history. Business guru Tom Peters, author of In Search of Excellence, called the 2004 hardcover edition of The PayPal Wars a real page turner that featured what he called the best description of business strategy unfolding in a world changing at warp speed. This 2012 paperback edition features updated material and even more insights on the state of internet commerce.

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Author(s):
Eric M. Jackson
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
208x28x137
EAN-13:
9781936488599
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9781936488599
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
270
Publisher:
WND Books

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When Peter Thiel and Max Levchin launched an online payment website in 1999, they hoped their service could improve the lives of millions around the globe. But when their start-up, PayPal, survived the dot.com crash only to find itself besieged by unimaginable challenges, that dream threatened to become a nightmare. PayPal's history - as told by former insider Eric Jackson - is an engrossing study of human struggle and perseverance against overwhelming odds. The entrepreneurs that Thiel and Levchin recruited to overhaul world currency markets first had to face some of the greatest trials ever thrown at a Silicon Valley company before they could make internet history. Business guru Tom Peters, author of In Search of Excellence, called the 2004 hardcover edition of The PayPal Wars a real page turner that featured what he called the best description of business strategy unfolding in a world changing at warp speed. This 2012 paperback edition features updated material and even more insights on the state of internet commerce.

Author(s):
Eric M. Jackson
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
208x28x137
EAN-13:
9781936488599
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9781936488599
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
270
Publisher:
WND Books

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