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50 business books that could change your life

If you know me personally, you know I read… I read A LOT…. Probably an unhealthy amount. It’s not uncommon for me to walk into a bookstore with plans of buying one book but end up having walked out spending a couple hundred dollars and bags worth of books. Reading “physical” books is one of […]

6 Must-Read Social Media Books

Whether you are a novice wanting to learn the world of social media or a seasoned social media pro (there is always room to learn more) these 6 books are for you. I view all of them as “Must-Reads” if you are in the field of Social Media. Come to think of it… if you […]

Pleasently Shocked by “Present Shock”

“Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now” is a new book from Douglas Rushkoff that introduces the phenomenon of “presentism”, or as the title describes – “present shock” (since many of us are finding it hard to adapt to the “new normal”.) The title of the book is a play off of Alvin Toffler’s 1970 book, […]

Book Review: Business Model Generation

I just picked up this book and have found it to be an incredibly insightful read. “Business Model Generation is a handbook for visionaries, game changers, and challengers striving to defy outmoded business models and design tomorrow’s enterprises.” Written by Alexander Osterwalder & Yves Pigneur, the book was co-created by 470 “Business Model Canvas” practitioners […]