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Posts Tagged: books

10 characteristics of brilliant business books

One of the things that I enjoy about writing this blog is that it reminds me how many brilliant books there are out there (and sitting on my bookshelf). That has got me thinking about what makes a brilliant business book. So, here’s my list of 10 characteristics, in no particular order: 1. Pleasure to […]

Books, books and more books

I’m getting a bit over-excited because I’m trying out Safari Books Online which describes itself as ‘the e-reference library for programmers and IT professionals’. For around £15 a month I get access to ten ebooks which I can swap once they’ve been on my shelf for ten days – ample to keep me amused I […]

BBB mentioned on podcast

I was having a listen to the latest SmallBizPod podcast today and was thrilled to hear Brilliant Business Books mentioned. Thanks Alex! I was also interested to hear the first book review sent in by a reader. It was a brilliant review of The New Philanthropists by Charles and Elizabeth Handy. Sounds like an interesting […]

What’s it all about?

Thanks for reading my first post on Brilliant Business Books. I’m very excited about starting a new blog. The main thrust of the blog is going to be reviews of the business-related books that I read. You’ve not doubt heard the phrase ‘prolific writer’, well I’m a ‘prolific reader’. I read a lot. And because […]