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Swim with the sharks

Advantages: Reads at a great pace
Disadvantages: A little too much technical detail

Michael Lewis, the author, was once a trader in the 1980s and made a fortune out of the investment banking arena. This story is his real life account of what it was to be a trader in London and New York and become one with the shark, in the deep murky wa ...

aitchison21 09.02.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Liar's Poker - Michael Lewis

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liar's poker

Advantages: Reads like a novel whilst also giving a great insite into the powerhouse institutions of the 80's
Disadvantages: technical terminology could be a problem for some, occaisionaly loses focus

One of my electives at university is Technical Analysis and market psychology, and my lecturer (a very successful trader in his own right) recommended this book to all of us students. I can now say that i am very glad that i followed his advice and bought ...

curious_george 11.03.2007 · Read full review
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Fishy Business!

Advantages: A delightfully told educative motivational business parable.
Disadvantages: Mary Jane is not representative of all managers!

I have never been to Seattle, but if and when I do, I will be sure to visit the Pike Place Fish Market, the place that inspired a corporate training video that in turn inspired the writing of a highly motivational book called “Fish!” In the meantime, the ...

Discerna 09.04.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Fish! - Stephen C. Lundin, Harry Paul, John Christensen

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Fish is a must read

Advantages: Interesting, captivating and very motivational
Disadvantages: N/A

This book is a must read if you feel you are stuck in rut with your career. It is both inspiring and extremely interesting. Fish is extremely well writen and really draws you into the story. As a business tool it is very motivating and will help you ...

mrtoffee 17.10.2007 · Read full review
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Haynes Manual Of Success

Advantages: Clear Easy To Understand style
Disadvantages: none really apart from hard to put down

...Based on the authors own research, and development of Millionaire MBA(.com) this book explains the strategies and mindset of successful entrepreneurs in a clear and engaging style A worthy upgrade for you and your business! Like many good books this ...

tommietucker 10.02.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Millionaire Upgrade - Richard Parkes Cordock

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