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Review: Everybody Writes

Everybody Writes: Your Go-To Guide to Creating Ridiculously Good Content by Ann Handley My rating: 5 of 5 stars Writing about writing is just about the most cripplingly self-conscious activity you could undertake (trust me on this) but Ann Handley carries it off magnificently. This is superb practical instructional stuff, delivered in the manner of […]

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Review: To Sell Is Human

I was experimenting with listening to this book on Spotify, which was wonderful in some ways (I enjoyed having Dan Pink in the kitchen with me while I made my son’s birthday cake) and frustrating in others: turns out there’s no Spotify equivalent of the bookmark or post-it flag. It’s hard to know exactly how […]

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Review: Superfast

Before the 20th century, no human ever experienced speed. By the end of it, it seemed we couldn’t get enough of it. Fast food, fast lane, fast track, fast buck. But fast just doesn’t cut it these days: welcome to superfast.  Ironically enough, this is not a particularly quick read: it comes in at a […]

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