Latest Posts: Sheridan Jobbins

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    Book review: The Economy of You

    A statistic from this year’s World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos is that 300 million, or nearly 1 in 4… more

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    Book review - Strategy: A History

    “Everyone has a plan, ‘til they get punched in the mouth.” That pithy line from Mike Tyson is the opening salvo… more

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    Book Review: Outsmart Waste by Tom Szaky

    Tom Szaky’s life is rubbish. I mean that in the most positive way – the guy loves the stuff, and he’s making… more

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    Top 10 business books of 2013

    Leading names wrestled with the leading issues of modern corporate life in this year’s crop of business books… more

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    Book review - On the Edge: The Art of High-Impact Leadership

    Alison Levine is a highly motivated high achiever. She is an adjunct instructor in leadership at United States Military… more

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    Book Review - The Bet: Paul Ehrlich, Julian Simon, and Our Gamble…

    The 60s was a decade of social revolution and cold war: of first world prosperity and third world famine. A decade of… more

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    Book review - Gold: The Race for the World’s Most Seductive Metal

    Canadian author Matthew Hart obviously has a thing for geology. His previous book, Diamond: The History of a… more

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    Book review - Reimagining India: Unlocking the Potential of Asia’s…

    Pundits and forecasters have India and China locked in a race to see which will be the next economic superpower. The… more

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    Book Review: The Art of Negotiation by Michael Wheeler

    For most people, negotiation is viewed alternatively as a game, a battle or a skill. In his new book, Michael Wheeler… more

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    Book review: The Climate Casino, by William Nordhaus

    The Climate Casino: Risk, Uncertainty, and Economics for a Warming World, by the economist William Nordhaus, provides a… more

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    Book review – 40 Chances: Finding Hope in a Hungry World

    In 2006, Warren Buffett asked his children this question: if you had 1 billion dollars to do something important with… more

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    Book review - The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon

    Amazon is one of the giants of the computer age. It has made Jeff Bezos, its founder, the 12th richest man in America… more

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    How smart companies find high-value customers

    As the founder of gamesbrief.com and author of several books on computer games, Nicholas Lovell is an expert on the… more

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    Book review - David & Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of…

    Malcolm Gladwell, author of The Tipping Point, is a consummate storyteller. He reaches into the collective consciousness… more

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    Book Review: Without Their Permission by Alexis Ohanian

    Named by Forbes Magazine as ‘The Mayor of the Internet’, Alexis Ohanian is the genial and engaging 30 year… more