Book review: Wait – The Art and Science of Delay by Frank Partnoy

This review first ran in the Dec. 31 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. Wait: The Art and Science of Delay By Frank Partnoy Public Affairs Books Don’t just do something. Stand there. It’s a common adage among top doctors and one we should all resolve to adopt in 2013. We’re going to face some hard choicesContinue reading “Book review: Wait – The Art and Science of Delay by Frank Partnoy”

Review: Startup Weekend – how to take a company from concept to creation in 54 hours

This review first ran in the Dec.  17 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. Startup Weekend: How to Take a Company From Concept to Creation in 54 Hours By Marc Nager, Clint Nelsen and Franck Nouyrigat John Wiley & Sons $29.95 There are no brilliant ideas, only brilliant execution. So say the co-directors of Startup Weekend,Continue reading “Review: Startup Weekend – how to take a company from concept to creation in 54 hours”

Review: Salman Khan’s One World Schoolhouse

This review first ran in the Dec. 3 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. The One World Schoolhouse By Salman Khan Hachette Book Group $29.99 There’s a gap in Hamilton that we need to close in a hurry. At George R. Allan in West Hamilton, 79 per cent of Grade 3 students are at or aboveContinue reading “Review: Salman Khan’s One World Schoolhouse”