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The Future Business Leaders Series™ is a set of adventure stories designed to teach pre-teen kids business concepts and entrepreneurship. The series tells the stories of 10-year-old Tyler Sogno and his peers becoming entrepreneurs in the city of Nessibus. Through the passing of the magical Golden Key, the kids of Nessibus become suppliers, customers, and referrals for one another.

Author Jennifer Bouani started the series in 2006 with Tyler & His Solve-a-Matic Machine, which won Disney's 2007 iParenting Media HOT Product Award. Bouani published the second book of the series in 2008: Tyler Passes the Golden Key, which is an Award-Winning Finalist in the Children's Fiction category of the National Best Books 2008 Awards.

In the series, author Bouani interlinks the values of community and friendship with business. Business lessons covered are:

  • Branding
  • Competition
  • Courting Investors
  • Customer Service
  • Employees
  • Ethical Business Practices
  • Expansion/Company Growth
  • Government/Taxes
  • Marketing
  • Negotiations
  • Networking
  • Real Estate
  • Patents
  • Product Design
  • Public Relations
  • Sales
  • Self-Esteem
  • Strategy and Decision-Making
  • Supplies
  • Time Management
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Book 1: Tyler & His Solve-a-matic Machine

In the magical city of Nessibus, Tyler, dreams of sailing around the world. Without a father and mother, he has no idea how he will ever make this dream come true. That is until the Great Spirit of the Entrepreneurs, calls him to invent a great machine to help him do his homework and create a business to make many of these...


ISBN-13:  978-09779265-2-7
Publish Date: May 2006, Dec 2010
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Book 2: Tyler Passes the Golden Key

As Tyler fulfills his dream of sailing around the world, Giselle returns to Nessibus and the Solve-a-matic factory only to find a creepy man that lurks in a boat in nearby waters, an eerie (and stinky!) fog has settled in, and Tyler's customers have disappeared! The company is on the brink of bankruptcy and to complicate her worries, Tyler gets stuck out at sea with no wind to carry him back...

ISBN-13:  978-09779265-1-0
Publish Date: June 2008
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Book 3: Wyatt's Laughing Lark and the Search for the Secret Map

Wyatt, Tyler’s funny friend, has caused quite a stir at the Nessibus Airport. Laughter roars from his airport comedy club where travelers, waiting for their planes to depart, get a chance to catch an exciting show. Like Tyler and Giselle before him, Wyatt plunges into a set of adventures that show him how expand his business. Sot�, the Spirit of the Entrepreneurs, sends him on a wild log flume ride that, if navigated skillfully, could... more...

ISBN-13: 978-0-9779265-3-4
Publish Date: July 2011
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Book 4 (untitled)

Not available yet.

Publish Date: TBD

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Mom's Choice Awards give Future Business Leaders' Series the GOLD

This book series has been honored by Mom's Choice Awards with the Gold Status. Read more...

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