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Funky new business bible?

Advantages: Humour and colloquialism throughout can make it an interesting read
Disadvantages: Could be considered contradictive of itself and a little outdated

Funky Business certainly seems to me to be original in its approach to the subject of business. The writing style is certainly not what may be expected from a traditional business based text book, with a lot of narrative and humour. This could be the enti ...

smilielisa 19.03.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Funky Business - Jonas Ridderstrale, Kjell Nordstrom

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What colour is YOUR parachute?

Advantages: Inspiring and motivating
Disadvantages: religious US-centric author

What Color Is Your Parachute is a job hunting manual, but it is also a great deal more than that. This book does not simply give you tips on how to write a CV or to succeed in an interview, but it offers what the author likes to call a "life changing job ...

annaroos1 09.05.2006 · Read full review
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Review of What Colour Is Your Parachute? (A Practical Manual for Job Hunters and Career Changes) - Richard Bolles

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Need direction in job hunting?

Advantages: It worked!
Disadvantages: updated/revised significant every year so.. see below

This book was recommended to me by my university lecturer affter I graduated. It took, however, a year or so before I finally bought it online. At the time, I was searching for my dreams and this book actually helped me to find it. Well, it helped me focu ...

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Review of What Colour Is Your Parachute? (A Practical Manual for Job Hunters and Career Changes) - Richard Bolles

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Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?

Advantages: Clear and accessible writing, Some useful guidance on wealth accumulation
Disadvantages: Some parts too US-specific to be useful to a UK audience, Repetition of key points gets tiring

...Some time ago, I recall reading a magazine article in which a journalist was touring the house of a self-made millionaire as part of an investigation into the lifestyles of the rich and famous. All went as expected until she reached the bathroom, where sh ...

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Review of The Millionaire Next Door - Thomas J. Stanley, William D. Danko

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Do you want to be a Millionaire?

Advantages: Lots of good insights
Disadvantages: A bit heavy going in places

The Millionaire Next Door is a book that examines in detail the traits of two groups: Millionaires (and billionaires), and the people the authors term "Big Hat, No Cattle", people who live high and look flash. The book goes on to show how most millionaire ...

snowflake5 21.10.2005 · Read full review
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Review of The Millionaire Next Door - Thomas J. Stanley, William D. Danko

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