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Dale Carnegie Book Review

Book SUMMARY This is a Dale Carnegie book review. Based on the title itself, it is actually 3 books combined into one physical book. It is a series of self-help […]

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How to Negotiate Book Review

Book Summary This is a how to negotiate book review for “Negotiate to Win!” by Patrick Collins. This book is an simple guide for those who want to learn how to […]

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Book Review: The Art of Thinking Clearly

Book Summary This book by Rolf Dobelli is a collection of 99 concise essays about different cognitive biases such as Base Rate Neglect, Sunk-Cost Fallacy, Fundamental Attribution Error, etc. In […]

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Book Review: Where the Crawdads Sing

What is it about? It is a heart-wrenching coming of age story and murder mystery set in the 1960s within the marshes of North Carolina. The marsh itself plays an […]

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Book Review: The Short Story of Art

The Book in 3 Sentences It’s an art book, so it’s essentially a picture book of paintings and other visual arts like sculptures and art installations, but mostly of paintings. […]

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Book Review: DUNE

-MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS- What is it about? Dune is a massive book, both literally and figuratively.  I would describe it as a family saga(of sorts), a revenge story, a space […]

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Book Review: Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

Book Summary I have read the Modern Library edition of the book, which contains an introduction by Gregory Hays, from which I quote: “The questions that the Meditations tries to […]

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Book Review: Talking to Strangers

Book Summary We default to truth and assume transparency and we disregard context when talking to strangers.  One of the stories used to explain the concept of “defaulting to truth” […]

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Book Review: Great Expectations

-Contains Spoilers- What is it about? It’s largely a mystery story but also a personal saga, like other Dickens novels: Oliver Twist, David Copperfield, Nicholas Nickleby, usually following the protagonist […]

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Book Review: The Power of People Skills

The Book in 3 Sentences In this book, author Trevor Thrones discusses valuable lessons for leaders, mostly in the context of the corporate environment, ie, managers and employees. Some of […]