Colin Marks

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British writer Colin Marks (born 1970) has so far only published a handful of short stories electronically, reaching #4 in the Amazon short story category. He is currently working on a YA novel which is due to be released late 2014.

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Review: No Rules Rules: Netflix and the Culture of Reinvention by Reed Hastings, Erin Meyer

F&R (Freedom and Responsibility) are the cornerstone of the values held at Netflix. Unlimited holiday, no need to follow your bosses instructions, financial sign-off to any amount – all this F&R gives employees the sense of ownership and empowerment, and with that, Reed argues, comes greater creativity. The book is well written, with a well thought-out structure, and an easy read.

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Dying With My Children

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Body Recyclers

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To Kill the President

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I've just finished the audio book version of American Dreamer and it's a light and enjoyable listen, but doesn't really add anything new. It starts with Biden's aneurysm, before going on to describe the other tragedies and highs of his life. He's por ...more
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I've been listening to Seth Godin's Akimbo podcast for a while, so bought this book to give him something back. Unfortunately I chose the wrong one. It's his voice in the book, you can imagine him narrating it, the problem is that the book is dated. ...more
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Radical Acceptance by Tara Brach
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An interesting book with a broad range of meditations to follow in the various meditative styles. I did feel it was slightly over-written - many of the stories could have been trimmed - but a good book for those wishing to expand their knowledge of m ...more
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I loved the concept of Space Hopper, and on the whole, the execution was pretty good. It's a light read, a couple of easily predicted twists - but the book felt less than the whole. Though well written, it was very bloated - a couple of pages dedicat ...more
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