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?
Author: Alain Mabanckou Translator: Dominic Thomas Publication Date: July 2018 Publisher: Indiana University Press Pages: 86 (Paperback) Genre: Essay Collection, Non-Fiction Alain Mabanckou is an author that I used to ignore when I went to the bookshop...until I started learning French a few months ago and he kept popping up in our textbooks as one … Continue reading The Tears of the Black Man By Alain Mabanckou