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Silicon Valley way

discover the secret of America"s fastest growing companies

by Elton B. Sherwin

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Published by Prima Pub. in Rocklin, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial management.,
  • New products -- Evaluation.,
  • New business enterprises -- Evaluation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-159) and index.

    StatementElton B. Sherwin, Jr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD31 .S452 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 175 p. ;
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6803959M
    ISBN 100761521747
    LC Control Number00266334

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