The Big Short Book Review

The Big Short Book Review

“That’s why opportunity exists. It’s nobody’s job” – Greg Lippmann In May 2007, I graduated from college and was excited to finally join the workforce with a job in Manhattan. As a wide eyed graduate fresh out of school, the transition to work...
The Greatest Generation Book Review

The Greatest Generation Book Review

“This generation of Americans has a rendezvous with destiny.” – Franklin Delano Roosevelt During my junior year of high school in 2002, we were given an assignment by our American History teacher to interview a member of the World War II generation....
Everydata Book Review

Everydata Book Review

John Johnson and Mike Gluck’s Everydata: The Misinformation Hidden in the Little Data You Consume Every Day (“Everydata”) informs and educates readers on how to properly interpret, analyze, scrutinize, and process data. In my opinion, the book covers best practices...
Against the Gods Book Review

Against the Gods Book Review

Against the Gods Book Review Have you ever made a wager in Las Vegas or Atlantic City? Have you made a decision on what insurance premiums you want to pay? If the answer is yes to any of these questions, you have experience with risk management. Since the most recent...
In Like Flynn

In Like Flynn

  When Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl came out in the summer of 2012, it was an instant success, and we don’t have a lot of those in the book world these days. For books not starring dragons or wizards, or books not part of a series, or books written for anyone...