Mann reviewed his own book entitled “The Executive Update: The latest business ideas distilled into one practical guide”.
Scroll down to listen to the interview.
Description on Amazon:
Business ideas and practices are constantly changing, but no manager has the time to read all the business books and articles that come out in a year.
In this book, Ian Mann does all the work for you, trawling through recent business publications and distilling the most important new insights and developments.
“The Executive Update” covers topics such as technology and mechanisation; the structure of organisations; obligations to stakeholders other than shareholders; leadership; the changing nature of work; psychology in business; creativity; the importance of simplicity; and the strange world of money and banking; as well as strategy in a fast-changing world.
These subjects are explored in a clear, comprehensible way, and presented in easily digestible and thought-provoking chapters.
This is the ideal book for people who want an easy way to keep up with the latest developments in business and management thinking, and will appeal to junior managers and senior executives alike.
Enter your email address in the form below to receive a newsletter containing the most-read articles of the week from Bruce Whitfield’s The Money Show every Friday morning in your inbox.
Recommendedby THE NEWSROOM
Ian Mann reviews “Capitalism without Capital: The Rise of the Intangible Economy” by Jonathan Haskel and Stian Westlake.
Bruce Whitfield interviews journalist Jeremy Maggs, author of “Win! Compelling Conversations with 20 Successful South Africans”.
Bruce Whitfield interviews Moroka Modiba, author of “Think Yourself Rich: A Step-by-Step Guide to Financial Independence”.
Feroz Basa (Old Mutual Investment Group) reviews “Unshakeable: Your Financial Freedom Playbook” by Tony Robbins.
Bruce Whitfield asks regular book reviewer Ian Mann to discuss “Reality is Broken” by visionary game designer Jane McGonigal.
Bruce Whitfield interviews famed CapeTalk presenter John Maytham about his new book "Rapid Fire: Remarkable Miscellany".
Stephen Grootes says he believes former Eskom CEO Brian Dames when said he was not formally introduced to the Gupta family.
EWN parliamentary correspondent Gaye Davis says Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane received detailed and tough questions.
Zwelinzima Vavi says South Africa is paying dearly for choices they've made in being angry with Mbeki and not thinking logically.
The ANC treasurer-general confirmed Mantashe’s comments that the President did not consult the ANC leadership on the reshuffle.
Political analyst Karima Brown says the latest Cabinet Reshuffle is a move to strengthen his hand at the December conference.
Sunday Times journo Thanduxolo Jika who broke the front page story about the Gupta family emails vouches for their authenticity.
Wits associate professor of economics Christopher Malikane speaks to Azania Mosaka about the term that is being bandied about.
"My earliest memory of money is my father saying, ‘Why do you want to do this thing? How are you going to feed the family?'"
The EFF lawyer stole the show during the state capture report court battle.
WIN R2000! But only if you can prove you're a whiz of the MTN Biz Quiz by answering the following three questions...