Nick Walker

Recent and archived articles by Nick Walker

22 Apr 2014 | 7:00 AM

Into the psyche of a villain haunted by ancestral memories

Duncan Jepson delves into a dark well of existential discontent to great effect in his latest book.

15 Feb 2014 | 12:00 AM

Three rules of the game

Although The Three Rules: How Exceptional Companies Beat The Odds came out last May, I’m choosing to feature it here over more recent releases. Why so?

4 Jan 2014 | 12:00 AM

A book light years ahead

BARING some extraordinary December surprise, this is the best professional and personal development book of 2013 – by light years.

7 Dec 2013 | 12:00 AM

Age-old question answered

TODAY, the demand for reviews of business-related non-fiction remains robust. And the market gets what the market wants from middle-aged me. At least, until I can commoditise my daydreams.

The Kelley brothers, David (right) founder of IDEO and Tom
20 Jul 2013 | 7:00 AM

Improving whole systems

Productive Workplaces: Dignity, Meaning, and Community in the 21st Century

13 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

The road intelligently travelled

What You’re Really Meant to Do – A Road Map For Reaching Your Unique Potential

15 Jun 2013 | 7:00 AM

Breaking hard habits

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

11 May 2013 | 12:00 AM

Collaboration works better than war?

Vice-dean of Undergraduate StudiesProgram at National University ofSingapore, Prof Hum Sin Hoon haspenned t his work from the mindset ofAdmiral Zheng He.

10 May 2013 | 12:00 AM

Walk the mean streets on Hong Kong

Dive into this unique perspective on a hard-boiled city.

4 May 2013 | 12:00 AM

What compels us to lie

Behavioural economist andpsychologist Dan Ariely examines thecontradicto ry forces that bo th compelus to be dishonest and re strain us fromlying.