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finished reading Leading by Alex Ferguson

Leading (2015) 1 star

"After an astonishing career-first in Scotland, and then over 27 years with Manchester United Football …

Obvious and basic from the management and leadership perspective it seems to emphasize. People really need to stop equating sports with success in business. Really felt the only reason this is popular is because people are football obsessed and Man United won games. I'd like the hours I spent reading this book in this timeline back, please.

The Mountain in the Sea (Hardcover, 2023, Weidenfeld & Nicolson) 4 stars

When pioneering marine biologist Dr. Ha Nguyen is offered the chance to travel to the …

Page-turner speculative scifi about the nature of mind, culture, communications, and... loneliness and indeifference

5 stars

Really quite enjoyed this one. The philosophical departures make it really interesting beyond the story that's told.