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Gary Hoover

Gary Hoover is a serial entrepreneur, teacher, author, and business historian. Hoover has taught at business schools and presented to business audiences worldwide. He lives in a personal library of over 57,000 books and in 2017 wrote his latest book, The Lifetime Learner’s Guide to Reading and Learning. In 2019, Hoover founded the American Business History Center, an online hub which promotes the study of business history.

Bringing Humanity Back to Business Education

I have taught classes and met with students at business schools around the world. I have worked with thousands of business school graduates, mentoring...

Peter Drucker on Business Purpose, Tasks, Profit, and Social Responsibility

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Why We Shouldn’t Trust Antitrust

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