Our Picks: Top 7 Books on Strategy

The rules of the game in the business world are rapidly changing and therefore, executives not only need to equip themselves with the knowledge of enduring principles but also fresh ideas. That’s why we decided to provide our readers with a hand-picked selection of great reads on strategy. We hope you enjoy the list and

What Every Angel Investor Wants You to Know

[dropcap]B[/dropcap]rian Cohen is what some might refer to as an “old school” angel investor with an approach somewhat different from many others who invest in high tech start ups. But he was the first to invest in a gem like Pinterest! In a new book titled What Every Angel Investor Wants You to Know, Cohen

Social Entrepreneurship for the 21st Century

[dropcap]M[/dropcap]uch of what has been written about entrepreneurship is about how one can create the next Google or Twitter: Georgia Levenson Keohane has turned her attention on public sector and NGOs instead. In Social Entrepreneurship for the 21st Century, she argues that modern social entrepreneurship is transforming the way we invest our money and change

Everything I Know About Success I learned From Napoleon Hill

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]n 1937, one man changed the face of entrepreneurship forever with a single book. Napoleon Hill’s landmark Think and Grow Rich remains one of the biggest bestsellers of all time, with over 20 million copies in print and translated into more than 30 languages. Hill’s philosophy of personal achievement, wealth, and empowerment created millionaires the

Winner Take All: China’s Race for Resources and What It Means for the World

[dropcap]C[/dropcap]ommodities permeate virtually every aspect of modern daily living, but for all their importance—their breadth, their depth, their intricacies, and their central role in daily life—few people who are not economists or traders know how commodity markets work. Almost every day, newspaper headlines and media commentators scream warnings of impending doom–shortages of arable land, clashes