Category Archives: Books

The HR Answer Book

Background It is a book talking about HR practice from recruitment to management to termination. The book covers US federal regulations, social networking and changing employment market. Theme There are 2 parts in the book. Part 1 talks about an end-to-end HR practice flow. Each section provides principles following with FAQ. Sections cover the following: […]

The Fundamental Potential For Enlightenment

Background “Fundamental Potential For Enlightenment” is a book talking about Buddhism. The basic of Buddhism and give us an idea of what Buddha is and how to practice buddhism to achieve enlightenment.  Theme There are two parts in the book. Part 1 talks about the potential according to the “Ornament for the Mahayana Sutra” which […]

What To Do When Machines Do Everything

Background Malcolm Frank, Paul Roehrig and Ben Pring want to bring this topic and let us re-think what would happen in the coming years. The standpoint of the book is not about should machines take over humans or not. Machines are replacing humans which is the trend and the book is more about how to […]


Principles Ray Dalio

Background Principles is a book written by Ray Dalio. He is a successful investor who found Bridgewater. After he is being successful, he would like to help others to achieve successfulness. Hence, he published his book, Principles. Setting The story of Ray Dalio is mainly in US, around 1950’s to 2010’s. He has a strong […]

The Most Important Thing Illuminated

Background The Most Important Thing Illuminated is a piece of work from Howard Marks. It gathers his hard-earned wisdom through the past along with insights from Christopher C. Davis, Joel Greenblatt, Paul Johnson and Seth A. Klarman. Setting The author aims to benefit readers to learn how to be an above average investors rather than […]

Data-Driven Marketing

Background Data-Driven Marketing is a research work about marketing in the last decade. Surprisingly, most companies, even those successful ones, don’t have a solid process and system to evaluate their own marketing performance. The book attempts to provide a marketing framework to help businesses on monitoring and improving marketing investment. Setting The research work is […]