Review: ‘The Lion Awakes’, Ashish Thakkar

Mr Thakkar Ashish is seen inside the Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) call centre in Uganda on May 24; 2014.
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An entrepreneur’s feel-good tale of African resourcefulness

The Pirates of Penzance was written by Gilbert and Sullivan, who had a fractious but successful working relationship
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Review: ‘Team Genius’

Anecdotes yield insights but managers are ultimately on their own

Business Education

A reader’s guide to a turbulent decade – with the financial crisis at its centre

Review: ‘Humans need not apply’

Clarity on how robots will take our jobs but the solutions are uncertain

Business Book longlist

The contenders for this year’s award

Business book of the year 2015

Business Book Award: 2015 longlist

Must-read titles dominated by themes of technology

Review: ‘Winning Minds’ by Simon Lancaster

Lessons from politics on persuading staff you are on their side

Review: ‘China’s Disruptors’ by Edward Tse

View of entrepreneurs as agents of change is too rosy

Rupert Murdoch

Review: Myths and Mortals by Andrew Keyt

Advice on how to keep businesses within the family

‘Clay Water Brick’, by Jessica Jackley

Microfinance entrepreneur’s magnetic tale of quest to end poverty

Review: ‘Strategic Intelligence’

Decades of study throw light on what makes a great leader