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The Multi-Hyphen Method

The Multi-Hyphen Method by Emma Gannon is an honest, practical and topical career guidance book for the modern-day worker. She argues that working in one path throughout your career is an outdated system with little relevance today, and instead champions the rise of the portfolio career model, or multi-hyphen method, as a way of remaining competitive, … Continue reading The Multi-Hyphen Method

How to be Everything

How to be Everything by Emilie Wapnick celebrates multipotentialites. What are multipotentialites and are you one? Simply put by author Emilie, a multipotentialite is: “someone with many interests and creative pursuits”. Or in other words: a jack-of-all-trades, a generalist or a renaissance person. So the opposite of a specialist who follows one calling. Emilie describes … Continue reading How to be Everything

Start with Why

Start With Why by Simon Sinek is an extension of his original TED talk. The book makes sense of why certain organisations have survived against the odds, or carved out a loyal following within an already cluttered marketplace. Sinek writes that the consistent reason for success in these case studies is down to the companies putting … Continue reading Start with Why

Find Your Why

Find Your Why by Simon Sinek, David Mead and Peter Docker follows on from Start With Why by Simon Sinek. In this second book, it’s assumed that the reader is already informed about the theory of why ‘why’ matters (which is covered in the first book), so the recommendation is to read Start With Why first. Simon … Continue reading Find Your Why