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Building a Business the Buddhist Way

A Practitioner"s Guidebook

by Geraldine A. Larkin

  • 61 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Celestial Arts .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buddhism,
  • Small businesses & self-employed,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Entrepreneurship,
  • Management,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Reference - General,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Marketing research,
  • Business Life - Inspirational,
  • Management - General,
  • Business

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8217707M
    ISBN 100890878889
    ISBN 109780890878880
    OCLC/WorldCa41323738

    Buddhist Churches of America. The Buddhist Churches of America and the Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii are immigrant Buddhist organizations in the United States. The BCA is an affiliate of Japan's Nishi Hongwanji, a sect of Jōdo Shinshū, which is, in turn, a form of Pure Land g its roots to the Young Men's Buddhist Association founded in San Francisco at the end of the 19th.   I read a book on personal development and think ‘Yes, this will make me happier!’ I read a blog post on building a business and think the same thing. Then I find out about a new system for organising my ‘to do’ list. This will shave 5 minutes of my chores! Life is .


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