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This is where I read and summarise all the best business books so you don’t have to.

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Cultures And Organizations – Hofstede & Hofstede

The one sentence summary Where we grow up constrains the way we think, feel, and act. WHAT THE BOOK SAYS 

Fish Can’t See Water – Hammerich & Lewis

The one sentence summary Diversity of thinking and respect for other peoples’ perspectives are critical virtues for the leadership of

Pre-suasion – Robert Cialdini

The one sentence summary Pre-suasion is guiding preliminary attention strategically to move recipients into agreement with a message before they

Hunch – Bernadette Jiwa

The one sentence summary Smart hunches come from being curious, seeing other points of view, and applying experience to solve

When Teams Collide – Richard Lewis

The one sentence summary It takes subtlety and understanding to get international teams to work effectively by playing to the

The 46 Rules Of Genius – Marty Neumeier

The one sentence summary If you want to become a genius at something, you need a theoretical framework, a set

The Undoing Project – Michael Lewis

The one sentence summary People don’t really know why they do what they do, nor how bad their decisions often

Conversations That Win The Complex Sale – Peterson & Riesterer

The one sentence summary To sell effectively, you need emotion, your best points first and last, plenty of contrast, strong

Thank You For Being Late – Thomas Friedman

The one sentence summary As everything accelerates, it pays to pause and reflect on what is happening. WHAT THE BOOK

Seeing What Others Don’t – Gary Klein

The one sentence summary Clear insights can transform how we view things, and we need to ditch our flawed beliefs

Think Simple – Ken Segall

The one sentence summary Smart leaders can defeat complexity by defining a simple mission, rallying everyone around it, and streamlining

Mindware – Richard Nisbett

The one sentence summary To make decent decisions, find out if there is a consensus among the experts, inform yourself,

Messy – Tim Harford

The one sentence summary You will be more successful if you stop struggling so hard to plan or control your

The Subtle Art Of Not Giving A F*ck – Mark Manson

The one sentence summary You can lead a more contented and grounded life by deciding what to give a f*ck

Unsubscribe – Jocelyn Glei

The one sentence summary Most people can reduce anxiety and get more real work done by being disciplined about their

Frugal Innovation – Radjou & Prabhu

The one sentence summary There are plenty of intelligent ways to do better with less – frugal is the future

Too Fast To Think – Chris Lewis

The one sentence summary If you want to be creative, remove yourself from technological distractions and give yourself time to

Reorg – Heidari-Robinson & Heywood

The one sentence summary A reorg is like any other business problem, so you need to understand the benefits, risks,

The 12 Powers Of A Marketing Leader – Barta & Barwise

The one sentence summary The power of marketing leaders lies in the space where customer and company needs overlap, and

Talkability – James Borg

The one sentence summary There are some secrets of effective conversation that you can perfect. WHAT THE BOOK SAYS This

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