“It wasn’t luck that made them fly; it was hard work and common sense; they put their whole heart and soul and all their energy into an idea and they had the faith.” – John T. Daniels, recalling the first
“The settling of the country, the machine age, the coming of the automobile, telephone, movies, radio, the advances in fine arts and all the sciences, demanded that our capacity to accept and use new ideas be developed to a point
The holiday season is a good time to revisit books that have been read during the past year and plan reading lists for the new year. The eleven selections listed in this article are mostly recent books focusing on finance, economics, and business topics but not all were published during 2010. The reality is that many worthy books are written each year that cannot be read due to time constraints, and this has been particularly true as the avalanche of financial crisis books came to market over the past two years. However, in other cases, we simply overlook “must read” books for years or decades. Hopefully this list will provide at least a few ideas for your 2011 reading list.