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Richard Branson [electronic resource]: My Life

First Hand Films (Firm)
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
He made his first million at eighteen. Today, Sir Richard Branson heads an empire of international businesses that includes airlines, railroads, mobile phones, and cosmetics. In this intimate, dynamic portrait of his life, Branson talks about his upbringing, his entrepreneurial philosophy, and the story of his many successful ventures. In settings as diverse as his home in Oxford, a limo in New York, or aboard his new bullet train, Branson discusses the concept of a brand and how over 200 different Virgin brands mean different things to different people in different countries.
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53 min.
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Jan. 11, 2006.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
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My life
South-Western Introduction to Business DOD Collection (50)
Southwestern introduction to business
South-Western introduction to business
  • Richard Branson's Virgin Brand (3:40)
  • Branson: From Social Activist to Entrepreneur (4:13)
  • Branson's Music Businesses (4:14)
  • Branson's Business Success in America (6:12)
  • Branson's Airline Business: Part 1 (4:26)
  • Branson's Airline Business: Part 2 (4:24)
  • Branson's Train Business (2:49)
  • Branson's Early Business Model (2:11)
  • Branson's Hot Air Balloon Adventures (6:27)
  • Branson's Philosophy on Social Work (5:35)
  • Branson's Philosophy on Business Promotion and Family Privacy (7:12)
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2006], c2003.
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  • 33113 Films Media Group
  • 37415s Films Media Group
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1 streaming video file (53 min.) : sd., col., digital.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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