Lying for Money

Lying for Money

RECOMMENDATION Dan Davies, a former Bank of England regulatory economist, offers an in-depth portrayal of fraud and its effects on the global economy. Using contemporary and historical case studies, he delves into commercial fraud, translating...

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Lean Production Simplified

Lean Production Simplified

RECOMMENDATION Engineer and consultant Pascal Dennis’s Toyota sensei (teachers) instructed him on how to summarize the Lean production system succinctly yet elegantly. Dennis starts with the history and purpose of Lean, which is to do more with...

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Making Remote Work, Work

Making Remote Work, Work

RECOMMENDATION Work from the beach, the mountains or your house. Work your own hours, as long as you get the job done. Until the Industrial Revolution, doing your job from home was a worker’s only option. Now, remote work may well dominate the...

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Changing On The Job

Changing On The Job

RECOMMENDATION Corporate trainer Jennifer Garvey Berger studied under Robert Kegan at Harvard University, where she learned and applied his theory of adult development based on three transformative stages of growth. Berger offers a guide to...

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A Better World

A Better World

Recommendation The biblical four horsemen of the apocalypse – famine, death, war and pestilence – ride today, and other apocalyptic global problems gallop with them: human rights abuses, resource destruction, refugee crises, climate change...

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