Book review: Rattle by Fiona Cummins

2018-03-20 16:07

Fans of the macabre, if you like a crime thriller with an extra touch of darkness - this is it.

BOOK REVIEW: Give your business the storytelling edge

2018-03-01 06:00

Good stories help salespeople get in doors, enrich a company's reputation, and can increase clients’ connection with the organisations, says Ian Mann.

BOOK REVIEW: Spotlight on company culture

2018-02-15 06:00

A business can formulate a culture that supports its strategy with ease and institutionalise it in rational and effective ways - but it all starts with intentional leadership, says Ian Mann.

BOOK REVIEW: Why perfect timing is vital for top work performance

2018-02-02 06:00

Are you a lark, an owl or a third bird? Business people need to be aware of their peak performance times and work around them as much as possible, says Ian Mann.

Book review: Will by Christine Bernard

2018-01-30 14:33

Is it really better to know what the future has in store for you?

Book review: Warcross by Marie Lu

2018-01-30 14:27

“For the millions who log in every day, Warcross isn’t just a game—it’s a way of life.”

Book review: What about Meera by Z.P. Dala

2018-01-30 14:20

An evocative, dark existentialist fugue that revels in the brittle, broken parts of human nature; it's about the realisation that we are all, in a sense, victims of circumstances and there is no escape.

Book review: 100 Nasty Women of History by Hannah Jewell

2018-01-30 14:06

100 Nasty Women of History has so much potential, but does it live up to what it promises?

BOOK REVIEW: Nike founder's tale proves the power of passion

2018-01-19 06:00

The story of Nike is about about an entrepreneur’s journey, and how one man took on the giants and won, says Ian Mann.

BOOK REVIEW: How to get into the excellence habit

2017-12-15 06:00

Being a high performer requires hard work, discipline, often boring routines, courage and coping with continual frustrations, says Ian Mann.


BOOK REVIEW: Make the move to an agile way to work

2018-03-08 06:00

You can operate in a way that is better for those doing and receiving the work, better for your organisation and better for society. Ace book reviewer Ian Mann explains how.

BOOK REVIEW: Why it's important to have a best friend at work

2018-02-22 06:00

Creating a culture in the workplace that helps people ‘shine’ inevitably becomes a culture of self-perpetuating excellence, says Ian Mann.

BOOK REVIEW: The economics of intangibles

2018-02-08 06:01

Investing for the future is a critical part of what businesses and governments do, and today these investments are in ideas, software, brands, networks and relationships, says Ian Mann.

Book review: Letters to the Lost by Brigid Kemmerer

2018-01-30 14:38

Grief, hope and unexpected connections form the foundation of Kemmerer’s beautifully nuanced contemporary young adult novel.

Book review: The Miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily Danforth

2018-01-30 14:28

A beautifully written novel that shows the dangers involved with suppressing desire, acting straight and denying ones preferences and sexual interests.

Book review: Doctor Sleep by Stephen King

2018-01-30 14:22

In this gripping sequel to one of Stephen King's most beloved novels, Doctor Sleep gives readers the opportunity to follow an intriguing mystery of epic proportions, where the supernatural thrives and reality is questionable.

Book review: Midnight Sun by Jo Nesbo

2018-01-30 14:19

An easy read of a genre really worth exploring.

BOOK REVIEW: How Netflix became great

2018-01-25 06:01

Netflix became a great company not because it has a great strategy, but because it has a sound strategy and a superb people management system, says Ian Mann.

Book review: Contagion by Teri Terry

2017-12-20 11:50

A mysterious epidemic that may not be all that it seems, a missing girl who may hold the key and two gutsy teens who won’t rest until they have all the answers they’re looking for.

BOOK REVIEW: How games can change the world

2017-12-07 06:33

Ace book reviewer Ian Mann breaks his 18-year tradition of only reviewing the best of the latest to show how games can make us better.

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