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How to Write Reviews

I'm trying to logically define what is necessary to write a good book review. This is my candidate opinion at present.

MBA and the Alpha Personlity

It just hit me while I was reading the latest number of AMBA's magazine. The difference betwen a student of a BSc or MSc in Management/Finance/Economics/etc. and an MBA student is that the vast majority of the MBA students are Alpha Personality Types (goal-orientated, dedicated, confident, a tendency to want to participate and solve problems, rather than shy away from them, a take charge attitude) which can in fact be seen as nearly a pre-requisite for MBA studies.

Failed Orkut Experiment

OK, Orkut was an interesting social experiment by Google, which I participated in since the beginning. But it is a prime example on how lousy software and not enough hardware can make a site useless.

All Models Are Wrong!

All models that are used in all books reviewed at this site and other sites, are wrong!