Will Roney

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Book Review – Go Do! by Jeremy Harbour

In Non-Fiction Writing on September 12, 2012 at 21:20

Go Do!: For People Who Have Always Wanted to Start a Business


How do you get started with something as big as building a business? I mean, the more you think about it the more terrifying it seems. There are people that say you should break it down into manageable lumps, so that you don’t get over-awed by the task ahead. But then you might not finish this list of jobs, and you’ll never become that business-owner that you’ve set your vision on. Read the rest of this entry »


Book Review – Retail Truths by Chip Averwater

In Non-Fiction Writing on September 11, 2012 at 21:33

Retail Truths

Selling is everything. There wouldn’t be innovation in products and services without one person saying that they could do that for you, but for a price. But there are different types of selling. There is the organised, effectively mechanised style of corporate selling that big companies employ to further their £millions of profits. And there are also the retail selling techniques which most of us encounter in high streets all over the world. This is a gentler, more human way of persuading people to part with their hard-earned cash. Read the rest of this entry »

Book Review – Screw Business as Usual by Richard Branson

In Non-Fiction Writing on September 11, 2012 at 10:38

Screw Business as Usual

Sir Richard Branson is a worldwide entrepreneur. He needs no introduction to those of us who are business-minded, or to those who have a desire to follow in his footsteps. He is his brand personified, and there isn’t a corner of modern life that hasn’t been touched by the Virgin brand. Read the rest of this entry »

Book Review – Your startup company as a business experiment by Cynthia Kocialski

In Non-Fiction Writing on September 5, 2012 at 20:36

There are many books on how to start a new company. Subjects range from how to generate the idea, how to plan and resource your business, and how to market yourself to gain the most exposure. But for some people, the idea of a book is a little, well, 20th Century. There is so much more a business book can be, and maybe this is the answer. Read the rest of this entry »

Book Review – Successful Time Management by Frank Atkinson

In Non-Fiction Writing on February 22, 2012 at 09:49

Successful Time Management: Get brilliant results fast

The first thing that strikes you is the colour of the cover. A bright yellow-green is not normally a colour that you’d associate with a serious business management book. But this book is as serious as it looks. It is aiming to bring all of the techniques that you’d normally get in a Time Management book and present it in a way that makes it relevant for the world that we now live in. Read the rest of this entry »