Business Books

"How to thrive in a world of too much" - Tony Crabbe

In his book Busy: How to thrive in a world of too much, Tony Crabbe demonstrates that rampant productivity and personal organisation are strangling our ability to think, to create and to differentiate ourselves – all the things that really matter for successful careers in an information economy.

Bruce sat down with Crabbe who tells us more about his book:

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SA’s public finances recovered spectacularly after ’94. We’re back on the brink…

SA’s public finances recovered spectacularly after ’94. We’re back on the brink…

Financial Mail's Claire Bisseker discusses her book “On the Brink: South Africa’s Political and Fiscal Cliff-Hanger”.

Principles that lead to success (by Ray Dalio, the ‘Steve Jobs of investing’)

Principles that lead to success (by Ray Dalio, the ‘Steve Jobs of investing’)

Regular book reviewer Ian Mann reviews “Principles” by Ray Dalio, a "business" book you can live your life by.

The real Wolf of Wall Street shares his secrets in this new book

The real Wolf of Wall Street shares his secrets in this new book

The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield plays a clip from Jordan Belfort’s new book “Way of the Wolf: Straight Line Selling".

Get this right and South Africa will start working again

Get this right and South Africa will start working again

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews labour lawyer and author of “South Africa Can Work”.

"Wallop!" - A nostalgic journey into South African advertising

"Wallop!" - A nostalgic journey into South African advertising

This week's "Business Books" selection takes a nostalgic look at the heady days of South African advertising.

"Black Economic Empowerment – Helping or Hurting?"

"Black Economic Empowerment – Helping or Hurting?"

This week's Business Book is Anthea Jefferey's "BEE – Helping or Hurting?" - well ... is it? Bruce finds out.

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