I read an interesting article this week from the Deutsche Welle. The central theme was China’s goal to be the world’s top innovator by 2030. By 2049 China also intends to lead the world in science and technology; just in time for the 100th anniversary of the People’s Republic. Innovation is becoming the new battle
Title – Naked Statistics Stripping the Dread from the Data Author – Charles Wheelan Publisher – W. W. Norton & Company Summary – The need for getting good data is widely understood. Bad numbers lead to bad decisions leading to bad business. The trick is not only getting the right data but being able to interpret
Title – The Personal MBA: Master the Art of Business Author – Josh Kaufman Publisher – Worldly Wisdom Ventures LLC Summary – The Personal MBA gives a soup to nuts overview of how to manage and improve businesses. However, before you write this book off as another self-promotion for business consulting, read the first few chapters.
Title – The First 20 Hours Author – Josh Kaufman Publisher – Penguin Group US Summary – If you are wondering how to accomplish your desire to learn new skills or polish up on ones you have forgotten, then this book is a must read. The author begins with some amazing encouragement – that is, we are