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 youth… 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 the… 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. This is… 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...

    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...

    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...

    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 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...

    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 old founder… more