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Dearest Jane...: My Father's Life and Letters by Roger Mortimer
0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Amusing Account, 8 April 2014
This is a sensitive and well-written account of an unusual family; an amusing companion to Dear Lupin and rather better structured.
The Politics Of Humanity: The Reality of Relief Ai&hellip by John Holmes
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent account, 9 April 2013
An excellent account of the UN's efforts to help the most distressed countries on earth. John Holmes lights up the political background to the appalling humanitarian disasters in places like Sudan, Sri Lanka and the DRC, with real feeling for the impact on ordinary people of greed, autocracy and rotten government. A must for anyone interested in today's most troubled communities.
Inside the Leader's Mind: Five Ways to Think Like &hellip by Liz Mellon
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
Book Review: `Inside The Leader's Mind'
Liz Mellon, Prentice Hall, May 2011

Liz Mellon's recently released book is subtitled `Five ways to think like a leader'. It sounds as if it might read like a myriad other books on leadership; and indeed its professed purpose is to help the reader become a true business leader, something that will remain an imaginative dream for the vast majority of mortals. But here is the evidence that this one is just a touch different.

First, it avoids preaching. There are some disadvantages to taking an anecdotal route, with a swathe of examples and quotes from real and successful business lives which may or may not prove a point, but… Read more

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