Review: Kevin Carey’s The End of College: Creating the Future of Learning and the University of Everything

This review first ran in the March 29 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. The End of College: Creating the Future of Learning and the University of Everything By Kevin Carey Penguin Publishing Group $32.95 Penguin Publishing Group $32.95 So who wants to be a billionaire? You just need to build the Netflix-Amazon-Facebook of higher ed,Continue reading “Review: Kevin Carey’s The End of College: Creating the Future of Learning and the University of Everything”

Review: Bill Tancer’s Everyone’s a Critic – Winning Customers in a Review-Driven World

This review first ran in the March 16 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. Everyone’s a Critic: Winning Customers in a Review-Driven World By Bill Tancer Portfolio /  Penguin $32.95 Put a restaurant like Founding Farmers in the Lister Block and we’ll be lining up down James Street North. Founding Farmers in Washington, DC tops myContinue reading “Review: Bill Tancer’s Everyone’s a Critic – Winning Customers in a Review-Driven World”

Review: Amy Morin’s 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do

This review first ran in the March 2 edition of The Hamilton Spectator. 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do By Amy Morin William Morrow $33.50 Every night I dump my spare change into a copper tobacco tin. The tin used to sit on a shelf above the wood stove in grandparents’ family room. EveryContinue reading “Review: Amy Morin’s 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do”