You Could Live a Long Time: Are you Ready? – Book Review

“You Could Live a Long Time: Are you Ready?” By Lyndsay Green Published in 2010 by Thomas Allen Publishers   Drawing on first-person interviews with over 40 Canadian ‘elders’, as she calls them, sociologist Lyndsay Green’s new book “You Could Live a Long Time: Are you Ready?” offers a realistic snapshot of the emotional, physical, […]

Sum: Forty Tales from the Afterlife

Sum: Forty Tales from  the Afterlife David Eagleman (The Penguin Group) $16.00 Are you having one of those days? Not sure if your work is really making an impact? Then pick up a copy of Sum by American neuroscientist David Eagleman. Eagleman has imagined 40 quirky little tales of heaven and hell in a funny, […]

The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web

The New Community Rules: Marketing on the Social Web Tamar Weinberg (O’Reilly Media, Inc.) $31.99 If there’s one book about social media marketing that you should have on your shelf, this is it. Written by Internet marketing consultant Tamar Weinberg, the book is laid out in easy-to-follow sections covering everything from what makes social media […]

Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion and Purpose

Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion and Purpose Tony Hsieh, CEO, Zappos.com, Inc. (Business Plus, Hachette Book Group) $28.99 Ever since he was nine, Tony Hsieh wanted to make money. His first business was an unsuccessful ant farm, but eventually he succeeded spectacularly: LinkExchange, which he co-founded in 1996, was sold two years later […]