Review: ‘Captivology’ by Ben Parr


The science and tips of capturing attention

Review: ‘Frugal Innovation’

Case studies from the masters of cut-price ingenuity

Business Education

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

Review: ‘Bold’ by Peter Diamandis

A guide to exponential digital chutzpah from a master of the art of ‘going big’

Promotion: you can learn to manage tasks to make more room for the elements of the job you enjoy most
©Mark Sykes

An action-packed guide to leadership

Insead professor’s fine primer on how doing trumps philosophising

Feedback on review of health tech book

Readers offer thoughts on apps aimed at optimising productivity

Review: Mindful Work

A timely history of how businesses adopted meditation

Review: The Internet Is Not The Answer

An attack on the excesses and distortions of the web

Review: Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo!

Nicholas Carlson on the enigma of Yahoo’s would-be saviour

Review: Driven to Distraction at Work

Step away from the gadget — and a doctor’s misguided prescription, writes Lucy Kellaway

If small is the future we all win big

Large companies mostly depend on financial engineering