Peter Hupalo

Helpful votes received on reviews: 86% (81 of 94)
Location: MN United States
In My Own Words:
I am the author of several business books, including:

* 'Thinking Like An Entrepreneur: How To Make Intelligent Business Decisions That Will Lead To Success in Building and Growing Your Own Company.'
(Used in several university entrepreneurship classes.)

* 'Becoming An Investor: Building Wealth By Investing In Stocks, Bonds, And Mutual Funds.' (Discusses compounding in detail.)

* 'How To Start… Read more


Top Reviewer Ranking: 439,918 - Total Helpful Votes: 81 of 94
Print-On-Demand Book Publishing: A New Approach to&hellip by Morris Rosenthal
Morris Rosenthal wrote "Print-On-Demand Book Publishing" to help authors and self-publishers develop a new and more profitable business model of book publishing using Print-On-Demand (POD) book publishing technology.
Rosenthal writes: "Print-On-Demand allows publishers to print commercially competitive books a single copy at a time, a true revolution in the basic publishing model. .... This means there is more opportunity than ever for new authors and publishers to break into the business."
The first section of "Print-On-Demand Book Publishing" discusses traditional trade book publishing. Rosenthal gives readers a solid understanding of the economics… Read more
Authentic Happiness: Using the New Positive Psycho&hellip by Martin  E. P. Seligman
3 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Study of Happiness, March 6 2004
"Authentic Happiness" is a readable and fascinating, but somewhat academic, treatise about happiness by Martin Seligman.
The book begins with a discussion of the nun study-a study that followed nuns throughout their lives and examined factors such as longevity and health. The study found the greatest predictive factor of successful aging and life satisfaction was optimism reflected in essays the young nuns wrote about their lives when they first took their religious vows.
Those who were happy and optimistic when young tended to remain happy, healthy, and successful. Those who expressed more pessimism in their essays tended to age less successfully and tended to have less… Read more
Business Start-Up Kit by Steven D. Strauss
Business Start-Up Kit by Steven D. Strauss
"The Business Start-Up Kit: Everything You Need To Know About Starting And Growing Your Own Business" by attorney and small business columnist Steven Strauss is a solid introduction to starting a new business.
Strauss covers these topics very well:
* Buying A Franchise Or Other Business
* Planning Your Business
* Laws, Taxes, and Insurance (A Brief Overview)
* Bootstrap Financing
Strauss tells us that one million new home-based business start-up every year and that as many as 15-40 million home-based businesses exist in the United States. Quoting an SBA survey, we learn that almost 25 percent of all home-based businesses have a yearly gross income… Read more