Book Discussion on The Mom & Pop Store

Robert Spector talked about his book The Mom & Pop Store: How the Unsung Heroes of the American Economy Are Surviving and Thriving (Walker… read more

Robert Spector talked about his book The Mom & Pop Store: How the Unsung Heroes of the American Economy Are Surviving and Thriving (Walker & Company; September 15, 2009). In his book business journalist Robert Spector presents the culture and mindset of independent entrepreneurs. He shows how community support of the local merchant is sustaining the “Mom & Pop store” during the economic downturn. He talked about researching the book, read passages, and responded to questions from members of the audience.

Robert Spector is the author of several books, including the Nordstrom Way; Amazon.com: Get Big Fast; and Category Killers. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on The Mom & Pop Store

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288944-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 10, 2009
Last Aired:
Oct 11, 2009

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  • Oct 10, 2009 | 11:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 11, 2009 | 3:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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