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Trevor Ncube

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Trevor Vusumuzi Ncube is a Zimbabwean entrepreneur and newspaper publisher now living in South Africa and publishing in both countries. As an editor and publisher, he was a critical voice in media of former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and his government.
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Leadership by the Good Book
Timeless Principles for Making an Eternal Impact
David L. Steward - May 12, 2020
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Serve with integrity and take your business or ministry to the next level with this helpful leadership guide from a successful entrepreneur and billionaire.For successful founder and chairman of World Wide Technology, David L. Steward, his philosophy is simple and founded on a biblical principle: "For the Son of God came not to be served but to ser...
Trevor Ncube
Dec 05, 2020
I recommend this book to all Christians in business. "Living - and leading - by the Good Book is not reserved for church on Sundays. We're called to obey God and follow Jesus' example in all facets of our lives, all the time." #quote #TrevorBookClub 👇🏽     source
On Tyranny
Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century
Timothy Snyder - Feb 28, 2017
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A historian of fascism offers a guide for surviving and resisting America’s turn towards authoritarianism.On November 9th, millions of Americans woke up to the impossible: the election of Donald Trump as president. Against all predictions, one of the most-disliked presidential candidates in history had swept the electoral college, elevating a man w...
Trevor Ncube
Nov 15, 2020
Timothy Snyder , the Yale historian and author of "On Tyranny" last week warned 30 USA CEO's about possibility of a "coup d'etat" saying democracies were almost always overthrown from the inside. I read his book last year and recommend it. #TrevorBookClub 👇🏽     source
Sapiens
A Brief History of Humankind
Yuval Noah Harari - May 15, 2018 (first published in 2011)
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100,000 years ago, at least six human species inhabited the earth. Today there is just one. Us. Homo sapiens. How did our species succeed in the battle for dominance? Why did our foraging ancestors come together to create cities and kingdoms? How did we come to believe in gods, nations and human rights; to trust money, books and laws; and to be ens...
Trevor Ncube
Oct 17, 2020
I am almost halfway through my second reading of this thought provoking book. Interesting how much l had not taken in the first time l read the book.     source
Why Nations Fail
The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
Daron Acemoglu - Sep 17, 2013 (first published in 2012)
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WHY ARE SOME NATIONS RICH AND OTHERS POOR, DIVIDED BY WEALTH AND POVERTY, HEALTH AND SICKNESS, FOOD AND FAMINE? Is it culture, the weather, geography that determines prosperity or poverty? As Why Nations Fail shows, none of these factors is either definitive or destiny. Drawing on fifteen years of original research, Daron Acemoglu and James Robin...
Trevor Ncube
Feb 01, 2020
@chapendamat1 Why Nations Fail is an amazing book. Enjoy     source
Meditations
Marcus Aurelius - Apr 07, 2020 (first published in 180)
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The Meditations are a set of personal reflections by Marcus Aurelius. He writes about the vicissitudes of his own life and explores how to live wisely and virtuously in an unpredictable world.Part of the Macmillan Collector's Library; a series of stunning, clothbound, pocket sized classics with gold foiled edges and ribbon markers. These beautiful ...
Trevor Ncube
Dec 07, 2019
@Tallisman2345 Great book     source
Crushing
God Turns Pressure into Power
T. D. Jakes - Apr 16, 2019
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Bestselling inspirational author T.D. Jakes reveals God's process for our growth and how we can benefit from life's challenging experiences.In this insightful book, #1 New York Times bestselling author T.D. Jakes wrestles with the age-old questions: Why do the righteous suffer? Where is God in all the injustice?In his most personal offering yet, Bi...
Trevor Ncube
Aug 10, 2019
I have just finished reading this powerful book by one of my favourite pastors T.D. Jakes. God created each of us for a unique purpose. We will go through ups and downs , good and bad seasons on our journey to our purpose. Our growth happens in tough times. #twitterbookclub     source
Why We Sleep
Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams
Matthew Walker - Jun 19, 2018 (first published in 2017)
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“Why We Sleep is an important and fascinating book…Walker taught me a lot about this basic activity that every person on Earth needs. I suspect his book will do the same for you.” —Bill Gates A New York Times bestseller and international sensation, this “stimulating and important book” (Financial Times) is a fascinating dive into the purpose and po...
Trevor Ncube
Apr 20, 2019
I am almost halfway through reading this book and I am loving it and learning a lot. Based on massive scientific research the book is easy to read and entertaining too. It will be high up there on my 2019 best reads. #TwitterBookClub     source