what are smart creatives? Book review: How Google works

 – Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg –  How Google works is an inside view of Google’s key practices on talent (from interview to retention), collaboration and decision making. In general, a good read with quotable anecdotes used to illustrate the key points. For me, most of the content was not groundbreaking or eye-opening. However, the […]

book review: relentless forward progress

 a guide to running ultramarathons  – Byron Powell – An absolute bargain, this book is and a no brainer for anyone preparing for a long race (even a marathon). Not only a lot of critical information is covered, but is presented in a simple, pragmatic, crisp way that is easy to read and reference. Byron […]

book review: a factory of one

applying lean principles to banish waste and improve your personal performance – Daniel Markovitz – A short book that can be consumed in one sitting, “a factory of one” is a pragmatic presentation of key principles of lean philosophy to our everyday life. Chapters are all equally structured, offering a “next steps” section with simple […]