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Want a Job in Tech? Read This Book!

Advantages: Easy to follow, loads of info, simple, direct
Disadvantages: Generalization

... Overview This book focuses on how to prepare to land that job at the major tech companies such as Google or Microsoft. The author was a hiring director for both the previously mentioned and has extensive knowledge on the types of people the company ...

alexanderson234 26.03.2014 · Read full review
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Review of The Google Resume - Gayle Laakmann McDowell

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Balancing Act

Advantages: Some genuine insight far beyond the sales environment
Disadvantages: None

Ok, so it's not the catchiest, title you've ever come across, but the title is just about the clunkiest thing about this book. The rest of it is just about as slick as you'd expect from the kind of salesman who's made his fortune selling the technique of ...

hiker 09.04.2013 · Read full review
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Review of You Can't Teach A Kid To Ride A Bike At A Seminar - David H Sandler

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FORTUNE FAVOURS FOOLS

Advantages: Humorous,whilst covering the subject matter well.
Disadvantages: Some of the Companies analysed in the first edition are in serious decline.

...This is one of those classic books which leaves one thinking “Wow! I wish I’d read that before embarking on my investment career.” For the benefit of the uninitiated the authors, David Berger and David & Tom Gardner, are collectively known as the “Mo ...

AENEAS 05.10.2000 · Read full review
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Review of The Motley Fool UK Investment Guide - David Berger, Bruce Jackson

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Confused about buying shares - not after you read this book

Advantages: Very insightful for anyone thats confused about buying shares and investments in general
Disadvantages: The autors' humour gets to a little boring after a while!

...I found this book extremely useful as a guide to investing in stocks and shares. The authors advocate a style of investment based on buying a stock and holding it for the long-term. They show a very simple technique of buying shares once a year, in 5 co ...

Pretender 16.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of The Motley Fool UK Investment Guide - David Berger, Bruce Jackson

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A fantastic Read

Advantages: Humourous
Disadvantages: none

...This is an absolutely fantastic book for anyone who is interested in making money. It shows you how to invest in the stock market to make huge gains. It is not a get rich quick book, however, and the techniques they use are designed for long-term investor ...

racheldarcy 17.08.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Motley Fool UK Investment Guide - David Berger, Bruce Jackson

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