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Sreenath "Sree" Sreenivasan is an academic and practitioner in journalism and communications, serving as the inaugural Marshall R. Loeb visiting professor at Stony Brook University School of Journalism in New York.
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The White Tiger
A Novel
Aravind Adiga - 2008-10-14
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A stunning literary debut critics have likened to Richard Wright's Native Son, The White Tiger follows a darkly comic Bangalore driver through the poverty and corruption of modern India's caste society.The white tiger of this novel is Balram Halwai, a poor Indian villager whose great ambition leads him to the zenith of Indian business culture, the ...
Sreenath Sreenivasan
2021-01-22T15:28:06.000Z
NYT co-Chief Film Critic @aoscott’s review of #TheWhiteTiger on @Netflix. Anyone here seen it yet? Loved the book.      source
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The Harder You Work, the Luckier You Get
An Entrepreneur's Memoir
Joe Ricketts - 2019-11-05
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Joe Ricketts, founder of TD Ameritrade, shares the epic inside story of how a working-class kid from the Nebraska prairie took on Wall Streets clubby brokerage business, busted it open, and walked away a billionaire. Joe Ricketts always had the gift of seeing what others missed. The son of a house builder, he started life as a part-time janitor, bu...
Sreenath Sreenivasan
2019-10-21T02:04:11.000Z
☘️ Am obsessed w/ luck. One of my fave sayings is MAKE YOUR OWN LUCK. And here are two books on the topic. One, by @JaniceKaplan2 @barnabymarsh, has a chapter on my story. The newer book is by Joe Ricketts, founder of Ameritrade, who taught me a lot about luck and work.      source
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How Luck Happens
Using the Science of Luck to Transform Work, Love, and Life
Janice Kaplan - 2018-03-06
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New York Times bestselling author Janice Kaplan examines the phenomenon of luck--and discovers the exciting ways you can grab opportunities and make luck for yourself every day. After spending a year researching and experiencing gratitude for The Gratitude Diaries, Janice Kaplan is back to tackle another big, mysterious influence in all our lives: ...
Sreenath Sreenivasan
2019-10-21T02:04:11.000Z
☘️ Am obsessed w/ luck. One of my fave sayings is MAKE YOUR OWN LUCK. And here are two books on the topic. One, by @JaniceKaplan2 @barnabymarsh, has a chapter on my story. The newer book is by Joe Ricketts, founder of Ameritrade, who taught me a lot about luck and work.      source
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At Ground Zero
25 Stories from Young Reporters Who Were There
Sam Erman - 2002-08-05
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The young reporters featured in this book were in the midst of a tragedy that most Americans felt deeply if from a distance. Amongst them are contributors from Newsweek, the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, the Boston Globe, The Advocate, Stars and Stripes, CNN, Reuters, the Stuyvesant Standard, Yomiuri Shimbun, India A...
Sreenath Sreenivasan
2019-09-11T14:00:37.000Z
This book is remarkable. I recommend it to students looking to learn about “real-world” reporting by young journos. • The impossibly poised @smkalita took her storytelling (and empathy levels) to new levels on 9/11. #NeverForget911 (👀 @JimmyVanBramer)      source
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Imagine It Forward
Beth Comstock With Tahl Raz - 2018-09-19
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Imagine the unimaginable, think beyond, create the new.In todays fast-changing world its easy to feel overwhelmed by the technology and data which seem to drive everything around us. But Beth Comstock, vice-chair of General Electric, one of the largest companies in the world, presents a bold new claim this book: it is the power of human imagination...
Sreenath Sreenivasan
2018-09-05T02:15:54.000Z
A great book for midcareer folks looking for a path forward in careers & lives. “Imagine It Forward,” by @bethcomstock, former GE vice chair. Blurbs by @AdamMGrant @simonsinek @susancain Kim Scott, Seth Godin [I recommend it for those reading this thread]      source
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Global CMO
Best Practice in Marketing Effectiveness & Efficiency Around the World
Greg Paull - 2018-05-01
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Digital Transformation has changed the modern marketing playbook. As the landscape shifts, global marketers have to balance advancing unique organizational initiatives with the transformation of their entire sector. Many CMOs are spending more on technology than their Chief Information Officers (CIOs) or Chief Technology Officers (CTOs). In this ne...
Sreenath Sreenivasan
2018-06-24T21:25:15.000Z
I’ve enjoyed #GlobalCMO book by @gregpaull @ShufenGoh_ and been giving it to folks who need to understand changing marketing landscape. Features folks I admire like @maryamb of @hyatt; @RajaRajamannar of @mastercard; @lindaboff of @ge and others. Preview:      source
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The Career Catapult
Shake-up the Status Quo and Boost Your Professional Trajectory
Roopa Unnikrishnan - 2017-03-20
We live in an evolving economic environment, one in which job security and career certainty are distant memories. The old rules for navigating the turbulent waters of employment just don't apply anymore. In the face of these ongoing changes, it's easy to become fearful and discouraged.In The Career Catapult, innovative career consultant Roopa Unnik...
Sreenath Sreenivasan
2018-03-04T22:52:20.000Z
Upload the cover of a book you love without saying why; mention who invited you (@Anwiti) & invite 8 others for #WorldBookDay @roopaonline @neilparekh @fuzheado @vikaspota @wordwhacker @Travelogged @lizkingevents @laurasilv6      source