Financial Pipeline Book Reviews

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Reviews

Review of Victory Lap Retirement

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People may not love their current job, but they don’t actually dislike working, and trading a productive workday in for one filled with TV...

Review of "Big Data"

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We buy air tickets online, connect with friends on Facebook, comment on politics through Twitter and make purchases on the internet. On the ...

Review of "Zero to One"

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It’s easier to copy something than to create something new. Each time we copy, we move from 1 to n, adding more of the familiar. But each ...

One of the most striking things about the whole saga is how Blackberry went from a start-up, driven, focused, entrepreneurial firm to one that essentially stalled out, burdened-with a bloated staff, outdated products, and no single vision for the future

Timothy Hicks
Losing the Signal

“Deep Simplicity” makes a case that other activities in nature like the occurrence of an earthquake follow a “power law”, meaning that an earthquake of intensity eight occurs fewer times than one of intensity four. Riveting!

Vivek Verma
Deep Simplicity

From the psychopathic bond-trading floor of Liar’s Poker to the Icelandic financial bubble of The Big Short, Lewis draws his readers deeply into his stories. With all of Lewis’ books, one is often left wondering if his stories are fact or fiction.

John Carswell
Flash Boys