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The fall and rise of our favourite brick

Advantages: Searching, well-documented analysis
Disadvantages: For a very specialist business-orientated readership

There can be few of us whose lives have not been untouched at some stage by a phase of building things out of LEGO bricks. These little wonders have comprised a time-honoured toy for children of all ages which weathered many a storm ever since Ole Kirk C ...

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Review of Brick by Brick How LEGO Rewrote the Rules of Innovation and Conquered the Global Toy Industry - David Robertson, Bill Breen

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Branson - by Tom Bower. Shocking and closer to the truth.

Advantages: Shrewd and clever, highly ambitious.
Disadvantages: A bully and egotist ?? U decide.

...shocked by this book.I have always been a big fan of Richard Branson and in some ways maybe he inspires me to do better in life, but i have to admit i was really sad to read this book and draw a few conclusions from it. Some time back in ...

reallife 23.09.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Branson - Tom Bower

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Insomniacs! Your attention, please...

Advantages: Has all you need to know on the subject...
Disadvantages: ...but do you really need to know it?

If I wax over-philosophical on occasion during the upcoming review, it's only to stop myself gnawing my own foot off. So bear with me. I'm a great believer in the contrasts in one's life. How the greatness of the great times needs the added emphasis af ...

greenierexyboy 01.12.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2 - Great Britain. Office of Government Commerce

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Virgin Dick says 'Screw it'

Advantages: A highly interesting, frank and motivational read
Disadvantages: Sometimes Branson's over enthusiasm becomes annoying

I will readily admit that I have never been what you could call a fan of Richard Branson, with his outrageous self publicity and his record attempts I have often found him rather annoying. But then part of me admires him, as anyone who can create such a h ...

christianfilmcritic 11.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Screw It, Let's Do It: Lessons in Life - Sir Richard Branson

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Leader of the pack

Advantages: Beautifully written, clear and full of common sense
Disadvantages: Slightly outdated in parts

One of the nice things about following cricket is that a reasonable number of its participants are able to write their own books, rather than relying on ghost-written pap that you'd be hard pressed to keep in your mind for more than about four seconds bef ...

davidbuttery 28.06.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Art of Captaincy - Mike Brearley

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