Zapraszam wszystkich moich znajomych (a także nieznajomych) do podjęcia wyzwania w 2018 roku. Być może na postanowienia noworoczne jest już trochę za późno, ale na rozpoczęcie tego konkretnego wyzwania NIGDY nie ma złej pory. Mój Goodreads Challenge na ten rok - to 30 książek (w tym minimum 50% w języku angielskim). Cennym narzędziem, które pozwoli … Continue reading GOODREADS 2018 READING CHALLENGE

Red Notice – Bill Bowder

This book unmasks the cover-up mechanisms of the Russian authorities in imprisoning Magnitsky and his brutal murder. When the author discovers more lies, the Kremlin appears like a naked king. Bill Browder, as the head of the fund who employed lawyer Magnitsky, takes readers on a long journey to the world of money in New … Continue reading Red Notice – Bill Bowder

Getting Together: Building Relationships As We Negotiate by Fisher and Brown

In the book "Getting Together: Building Relationships As We Negotiate" by Fisher and Brown (which I highly recommend) you will find a healthy recipe for hard negotiations. The book is not very comprehensive but content enough. Written in a textbook, supported by interesting associations for US-Russian negotiations and translatable not only on business but also … Continue reading Getting Together: Building Relationships As We Negotiate by Fisher and Brown

Verbotene Rhetorik – Gloria Beck

Programming minds with a reliable hand manipulation Encountering: capturing people with suspicions, fears and misconceptions Attractiveness: the methods of attracting those we care about Power: the art of giving others what they desire Let them think they are cleverer than you. Let them think they are winning with you. Let them think that they are … Continue reading Verbotene Rhetorik – Gloria Beck

Atlas shrugged – Ayn Rand

With adoring fans, rabid critics and very few in between, why does Atlas Shrugged evoke such impassioned responses? Because it grapples with the fundamental problems of human existence — and presents radically new answers. Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand’s last novel, is a dramatisation of her unique vision of existence and of man’s highest potential. Twelve … Continue reading Atlas shrugged – Ayn Rand

Lean in – Sheryl Sandberg

The #1 international bestseller In Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg reignited the conversation around women in the workplace. Sandberg is chief operating officer of Facebook and coauthor of Option B with Adam Grant. In 2010, she gave an electrifying TED talk in which she described how women unintentionally hold themselves back in their careers. Her talk, which has … Continue reading Lean in – Sheryl Sandberg

The Personal Efficiency Program – Kerry Gleeson

A practical guide to getting organized, beating procrastination, and working more efficiently The Fourth Edition of The Personal Efficiency Program continues the book's long tradition of helping overwhelmed professionals get their work lives organized to become more effective and efficient. Readers will learn how to stop procrastinating, stop feeling overwhelmed, and start feeling good about … Continue reading The Personal Efficiency Program – Kerry Gleeson