Dan Jacoby

CEO, Productworks - inspiring businesses to deliver innovation
Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (9 of 9)


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Thinking Statistically by Uri Bram
8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
Uri Bram's first book - Thinking Statistically is a happy 2 hour read with just a nod to the dreaded equation but a big effort to entertain and make the activity of thinking sensibly, humourous and even funny. Uri uses examples to illustrate his 3 main points and tries to guide you through assessing liklihood and dare I say truth from the mis-use of statistics and the tragedy it can bring in the wrong hands. That said - is it sexy ? Probably just "cool". Dan Jacoby
Defying Gravity: Adventures of a Corporate Entrepr&hellip by Polly Courtney
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Defying Gravity, 3 July 2011
Defying Gravity is a worthwhile, easy and fast-read. A unique concept; to tell a story where each chapter takes you through the stages of bringing a new business idea to life in the competitive real-world but through Tony's life and struggle. The hurdles and barriers are true-life and every new initiative has a different balance of negative forces that seek to defeat you. Common to all and particularly true is the trade off that Tony's wrestles with; his all-consuming passion to make a success of his new concept versus keeping one's family on-side so that relationships survive, when he's never available. We've all been through that one and some relationships don't come out the other side… Read more