On Wednesday we kicked of the new year by listing the top five fiction books I read in 2013. Today let’s move on to non-fiction. I read 24 non-fiction books last year and I picked five that stood out as my favorites.
Is publishing more about marketing than good content these days? Is having a platform a natural thing for publishers to want from their authors?
Anne Applebaum compares and contrasts books by Sheryl Sandberg and Hanna Rosin with interesting results. It seems clear to me that Applebaum is arguing for less celebrity based inspirational books by and for women and more well researched books and ideas about how to actually address the very real problems men and women are facing.
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Boombustology will help you identify the “needle-moving” extremes that have the potential to render many traditional investment approaches useless.
Make Work Great: Super Charge Your Team, Reinvent the Culture, and Gain Influence One Person at a Time by Ed … More
No Excuses!: The Power of Self-Discipline by Brian Tracy From the Publisher You don’t need to have been born under … More
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