REVIEW: “Speak Now: Marriage Equality on Trial” by Kenji Yoshino

Speak Now: Marriage Equality on Trial, by Kenji Yoshino Broadway Books, ISBN: 978-0385348829 Copyright February 2016, Paperback, 400 Pages Speak Now is an extremely engrossing book. It explores marriage equality in a legal context with such multitudinous facets and intricacies that it will be hard-pressed to find a reader unimpressed by the degree of intellectualism in the book….

REVIEW: “The Personal MBA: Master the Art of Business” by Josh Kaufman

The Personal MBA: Master the Art of Business, by Josh Kaufman Portfolio, ISBN: 978-1591845577 Reprint Edition Copyright August 2012, Paperback, 464 Pages The Personal MBA provides a succinct overview of essential concepts for the brave and ambitious venturing to educate himself or herself in business. The book positions practical business, financial and management concepts in a sweet spot…

REVIEW: “Everybody Writes: Your Go-To Guide to Creating Ridiculously Good Content” by Ann Handley

Everybody Writes: Your Go-To Guide to Creating Ridiculously Good Content, by Ann Handley Wiley, ISBN: 978-1118905555 Copyright September 2014, Hardcover, 320 Pages Everybody Writes asserts that it addresses content marketing. The book is structured to function best as a source for quick reference and mostly provides a skeletal guide across a broad range of topics dealing with writing…

REVIEW: “The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That Fuel Success and Performance at Work” by Shawn Achor

The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That Fuel Success and Performance at Work, by Shawn Achor Crown Business, ISBN: 978-0307591548 Copyright September 2010, Hardcover, 256 Pages An incredibly entertaining and straightforward read on positive psychology and the universal theme of happiness, The Happiness Advantage maintains the central premise that happiness causes success and achievement, and…

REVIEW: “The Freelancer’s Bible: Everything You Need to Know to Have the Career of Your Dreams – On Your Terms” by Sara Horowitz

The Freelancer’s Bible: Everything You Need to Know to Have the Career of Your Dreams – On Your Terms, by Sara Horowitz Workman Publishing Company, ISBN: 978-0761164883 Copyright October 2012, Paperback, 496 pages The Freelancer’s Bible strategically positions freelancers on the road to success by coaching aspiring freelancers to handle their careers like the CEO of a company…

REVIEW: “The Power of Broke: How Empty Pockets, a Tight Budget, and a Hunger for Success Can Become Your Greatest Competitive Advantage” by Daymond John

The Power of Broke: How Empty Pockets, a Tight Budget, and a Hunger for Success Can Become Your Greatest Competitive Advantage, by Daymond John Crown Business, ISBN: 978-1101903599 Copyright January 2016, Hardcover, 288 pages The Power of Broke dispenses essential business and entrepreneurial advice in a highly accessible manner, being incredibly lucid in communicating business concepts and strategies…

REVIEW: “Brandwashed: Tricks Companies Use to Manipulate Our Minds and Persuade Us to Buy” by Martin Lindstrom

Brandwashed: Tricks Companies Use to Manipulate Our Minds and Persuade Us to Buy, by Martin Lindstrom Crown Business, ISBN: 978-0385531733 Copyright September 2011, Hardcover, 304 pages Brandwashed: Tricks Companies Use to Manipulate Our Minds and Persuade Us to Buy examines the subject matter of branding, marketing and advertising in unprecedented depth. In reading this book, you will emerge…

REVIEW: “The Complete Guide to Writing Nonfiction” by American Society of Journalists and Authors

The Complete Guide to Writing Nonfiction, by American Society of Journalists and Authors HarperCollins, ISBN: 978-0060971359 Reprint Edition March 1988, Paperback, 896 pages The Complete Guide to Writing Nonfiction lives up to its promise of being comprehensive, laden from cover to cover with information you are bound to find useful and intimately applicable in your journey pursuing a…