Original Title: In Altre Parole Translator: Ann Goldstein Genre: Non-Fiction,, Translated, Memoir In Other Words, chronicles Jhumpa Lahiri's love affair with Italian. She discovers it at 25 when she goes on vacation with her sisters. She dabbles in learning it. It eventually turns into an obsession, that she and her family move to Italy so … Continue reading In Other Words by Jhumpa Lahiri
Genre: Non-Fiction, Career, Personal Development Publication Date: April 2020 (US) In The Multi-Hyphen Life, Emma Gannon's tackles what it means to have a portfolio career in the digital age. She defines it as balancing multiple income streams while making sure that you don't become extinct in a workplace that is changing at lightning speed. She … Continue reading The Multi-Hyphen Life by Emma Gannon
Title: Edge: Turning Adversity into Advantage Author: Laura Huang Publisher: Portfolio, Imprint of Penguin Group Publication Date: January 2020 Genre: Non-Fiction, Personal Development, Leadership I am not quite sure where I first learnt about Laura Huang's Edge but I did not give it much thought until I heard her being interviewed on HBR's Ideacast while … Continue reading Edge by Laura Huang
Title: Start Finishing: How to go from Idea to Done Author: Charlie Gilkey Publication Date: 24 September 2019 Publisher: Sounds True Genre: Personal Development, Self-Help, Non-Fiction, Business & Investing Charlie Gilkey's Start Finishing got me thinking about all the projects that I had left to fall by the wayside and what happens if I started … Continue reading Charlie Gilkey’s Start Finishing
Travelling abroad harbours the promise of adventure and experiences but are travellers really prepared for the surprises that await them?