A book by philanthropy expert Kathleen Kelly Janus which bases her research on the best practices of America’s most successful nonprofits. And she derives her compelling sections on ideas testing and experimenting from the funding models of innovators in the tech sector. She… Read More ›
Read List Notes
‘The expansion of the universe was one of the most important intellectual discoveries of the 20th century, or of any century.’
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 ›
One man’s escape from North Korea. An escapee shares the brutal, vivid details of his 36 years in North Korea. Masaji Ishikawa’s brutally vivid memoir of life in North Korea depicts sorrow, hunger, deprivation, cold and loss. This short and intense portrait which evokes the horrors… Read More ›
Actually put ourselves first, ahead of other people and things. Don’t accept the idea that we lack anything other people have. Don’t feel that we need to make an impression on other people.
Never let other people opinions hinder us from going down the road we think we should travel. We should choose the life we want even if it aggravates other people. We can offer others only as much as we give… Read More ›