Founded in 1989. Summaries.Com is the world's premier
publisher of business book summaries.
Our mission is to help our subscribers excel by providing concise, succinct executive summaries
of the latest business books being published today. We help you get ideas from great books into
your brain and into action.
started out with a print edition and was one of the
first book summary providers
to offer its products online. (Our website was launched in December 1998). We're not affiliated with any publishing house so we can choose great books to summarize without any hooks. We work for you in tracking down and then capturing the
best ideas from great business books.
The latest business books we release are now available in PDF, ePub and Kindle formats.
We've already published more than 875 book summaries and add a new summary to the collection every week.
Books summarized to date have included:
• Biographies of interesting business personalities and successful corporations
• Motivational and business self-help books
• Books about investment strategies including real estate, stock market and more
• Practical hands-on business books which detail how to get things done
• Books on all the latest management ideas, theories, best practices and more
• Creative thinking books on lateral thinking, innovation, and other creativity themes
• Books about e-commerce, both business-to-business and business-to-consumer
• The best sales and marketing books ever assembled
• Books which capture emerging business trends, future consumer ideas and so forth
Summaries.Com is designed to help you hardwire the ideas from great business books direct into your brain.
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Some other interesting facts about Summaries.Com.
• We were one of the first summary providers to establish a Web site --- back in the information superhighway days. (That was also the era where Bill Gates said the Internet was "no big thing.")
• Our first connection to the Internet was a dial-up modem. (True fact)
• We knew the original developers of the Internet personally. (Slight exaggeration --- they were busy)
• We are a team of people who are passionate about
extracting great ideas from long-winded business books.
• We've published more than 750 executive summaries of business books. Reading them all would take a day or two.
• If you take all the summaries we've published and laid them end-to-end, people would wonder why you're doing that.
• We'd be happy to get a check for the money people make using our ideas to do things better. (It never happens.)
• We're actually happy to hear from people that use our summaries. (Use the Contact-Us Form or e-Mail Us anytime)