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The title of the book is "Sam Walton, Made in America: My Story by Sam Walton." Why do you believe this is the ideal title for the autobiography? Why would "My Story by Sam Walton" not be sufficient as a good title for this book? Name specific reasons why "Made in America" is an essential part of the title's success.

How does competition—both external and internal—affect Wal-Mart's growth and success?

How do the relationships that Sam establishes come back in later years to help him with Wal-Mart?

How does Helen impact and influence the Wal-Mart business?

Name some aspects of the Wal-Mart corporate culture.

Sam thinks that a big key to success is satisfying the customer. How does he accomplish this?

Many people have criticized Wal-Mart for ruining the small businesses of the towns they come to. What is Sam's response to this...

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