Category Books

AFI Top 100: No. 80 The Apartment

The AFI-80’s concluded with a controversial (for the time period) Jack Lemmon flick called The Apartment. According to the movie apparently if you are an executive, the way to carry-on an extramarital affair is to use the apartment of an eager subordinate through bribery and threats. Also, no need to look far for a mistress […]

EPA Book Review: Wikinomics: How mass collaboration changes everything

Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything by Don Tapscott and Anthony D. Williams is a number of things. In some ways, it gives a brief history of the Web 2.0 revolution. In other ways, it predicts what the future of the Web holds. It also underscores the effect the, as they dubbed, β€œNet-Gen” is going […]

Book Review: World Without End

Two down, one to go for my summer reading list. World Without End by Ken Follet was over 1,000 pages and took place in the Late Middle Ages. Some might find the book to be daunting, I found it absolutely fantastic. I had previously read Follet’s previous historical epic, The Pillars of the Earth, and […]

Book Review: Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

I have always been a firm believer in things happen for a reason. I felt as though I can connect almost anything to something beneficial in the future. After reading Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers, I realized things happen not for a reason but rather, because of a reason. Outliers is in your face. Some argue that […]

Reading List – July 16

Here are a few books I would like to read soon. Unfortunately, I working on my capstone for my Masters program. Luckily, this will be finished by the end of July and I have about a month of freed time for reading. Here are my top three book to read at this time: 1. “The […]