I would rate this book around 6/10. A good for a quick read, but in overall , it’s not that interesting.
ever become too comfortable in your job – If you feel that you’re in an easy rut, strive to find and take on new challenges. Remember this basic truth: “The status quo is your enemy.”
“Lucky people take advantage of chance occurrences that come their way.” They don’t go through life “on cruise control,” according to Tina Seelig, executive director of the Stanford Technology Ventures Program. In her view, lucky people make their own luck unless of… Read More ›
I am ambitious, and if you are too, think of yourself as a “free radical,” someone who wants and expects to manage his or her own career. As a free radical, we’re resilient. We have genuine power. We’re flexible and… Read More ›
This great read is by John Lanchester, who is the author of the best-selling expose of the 2008 crisis, I.O.U.: Why everyone owes everyone and no can pay.
The widespread use of “securitization” in the financial sector was an important feature of the boom before the crisis. Securitization entails creating a financial instrument that you can trade quickly and that takes its value from other financial assets that… Read More ›
You can read the original articles from Wired from the link below. The Dirty Secret of the World’s Plan to Avert Climate Disaster In climate science, 2°C has actually become a magic number. It is the accepted threshold below which… Read More ›
My book review on Eve Poole’s Capitalism’s Toxic Assumption, redefining next generation economics. Classical assumptions on competition, pricing mechanism, and other elements of capitalism find little support among modern theories of market economics. For example, game theory emphasized the importance… Read More ›
My reading notes on a book by Susan Fowler and Berrett-Koehler (2017). Consultant Susan Fowler explains how managers can unlesh the maximum potential of individuals without the need to resort to old fashion carrot-and-stick approach which most likely to create… Read More ›