Books

Review: The 25 Cognitive Biases: Uncovering The Myth Of Rational Thinking

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The 25 Cognitive Biases: Uncovering The Myth Of Rational Thinking by Charles Holm My rating: 5 of 5 stars Over the years I have heard and referred to many of the 25 cognitive...

Review: Mastering Coaching

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Mastering Coaching by Max Landsberg My rating: 4 of 5 stars One of the areas I would like to explore more is the world of coaching. 2016 started off with reading this book prior...

Review: FT Guide to Finance for Non-Financial Managers

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FT Guide to Finance for Non-Financial Managers by Jo Haigh My rating: 4 of 5 stars I completed my MBA a few years ago and thought I would read this book to sharpen the saw again...

Review: The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine

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The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Big Short has gained a lot of publicity given the movie that has been made starring Brad...

Review: J.R.R. Tolkien: A Biography

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J.R.R. Tolkien: A Biography by Humphrey Carpenter My rating: 4 of 5 stars I have only read J.R.R Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings trilogy and have obviously seen the films. The...

Review: Case Interview Secrets: A Former McKinsey Interviewer Reveals How to Get Multiple Job Offers in Consulting by Victor Cheng

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Case Interview Secrets: A Former McKinsey Interviewer Reveals How to Get Multiple Job Offers in Consulting by Victor Cheng My rating: 5 of 5 stars Case Study Secrets is a...

Review: Knowledge is Beautiful

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Knowledge is Beautiful by David McCandless My rating: 5 of 5 stars Most of us have heard the term ‘Death by Powerpoint’. In my experience this is due primarily to the...

Review: The Residence: Inside the Private World of the White House

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The Residence: Inside the Private World of the White House by Kate Andersen Brower My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is not normally the kind of book I would read, however, it was a...

Review: Poised For Partnership: How to build a cast-iron business and personal case to make partner in any firm

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Poised For Partnership: How to build a cast-iron business and personal case to make partner in any firm by Heather Townsend My rating: 5 of 5 stars Poised for partnership is a...

Review: When I Stop Talking, You’ll Know I’m Dead: Useful Stories from a Persuasive Man

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When I Stop Talking, You’ll Know I’m Dead: Useful Stories from a Persuasive Man by Jerry Weintraub My rating: 5 of 5 stars Out of all the biographies I have read in my...