Category Archives: NAKED REVIEW

Games People Play: The Psychology of Human Relationships

Games People Play: The Psychology of Human Relationships AUTHOR/S: Eric Berne PUBLISHED: December 1964 by Penguin Books and reissued in 2010 REVIEW: How can we gain a greater understanding of our fellow humans? Why do people do what they do, say what they say, think what they think? This book is a blast from the…
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Black Box Thinking: The Surprising Truth About Success by Matthew Syed

Black Box Thinking: The Surprising Truth About Success AUTHOR: Matthew Syed PUBLISHED: Great Britain 2015 by John Murray Publishers REVIEW: How can we learn from our mistakes? Why do some people do this and others don’t? Matthew looks at the power of a positive attitude towards failure and it’s profound impact on success in any…
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NAKED REVIEW – Thinking Small by Owain Service & Rory Gallagher

Thinking Small - The Surprisingly Simple Ways to Reach Big Goals AUTHOR/S: Owain Service & Rory Gallagher PUBLISHED: Great Britain 2017 by Michael O Mara Books Ltd REVIEW: How can thinking small help you reach much bigger goals and ambitions? This book will show you how and provides a simple framework to do just that.…
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NAKED REVIEW – Bounce – How Champions Are Made by Matthew Syed

Bounce - How Champions Are Made AUTHOR/S: Matthew Syed PUBLISHED: Great Britain 2010 by Harper Collins Publishers REVIEW: How can you find the hidden secrets to success - in sports, business, music and just about anything you want to turn your hand to? Search no more as this book will show you some interesting and…
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NAKED REVIEW – The Chimp Paradox by Dr Steve Peters

The Chimp Paradox AUTHOR/S: Professor Steve Peters PUBLISHED: Great Britain 2012 by Edbury Publishing REVIEW: How can you manage your mind so that you can conquer your fears, operate with greater control, focus and confidence? Prof Peters has some great ideas and systems to enable us to learn how do just that. “If you measure…
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NAKED REVIEW – The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference AUTHOR/S: Malcolm Gladwell PUBLISHED: 2002 by Back Bay Books REVIEW: As an enormous fan of the TV programme, you know that so-bad-its-good game-show-with-Ben-Shepherd, I was pretty surprised to find a book of the same name which looked, well quite a bit more serious than ‘popping…
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NAKED FEATURE – GUIDE TO SARDINIA IN ITALY

Naked feature - Guide to Sardinia in Italy You’d be forgiven for thinking my experience in Sardinia was based entirely on Aperol Spritz. But you’d be wrong. There’s also the lesser known Campari Spritz and the even better tasting Hugo Spritz with Sambuca and Elderflower which is simply delicious. Here’s my little guide to this…
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Naked Review David Meerman Scott New Rules of PR & Marketing

Naked Review David Meerman Scott New Rules of PR & Marketing David the Self Help for PRs Introduction I got introduced to David Meerman Scott’s excellent book through a friend of mine, Helen who I worked with at Mamas & Papas, for she was doing a snazzy digital marketing course, and Dave (as we like…
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Book Review – Start With Why by Simon Sinek

Book Review - Start With Why by Simon Sinek There’s a good reason why Simon Sinek’s ‘Start With Why’comes highly recommended by brain training expert Jim Kwik, and that’s because it’s frigging awesome and will revolutionise the way you approach your working life. The important thing Sinek teaches us in this groundbreaking book is to…
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Travel Guide to Sintra in Portugal

Guide to Sintra in Portugal Sintra is a sparkling jewel in Portugal’s crown; a place of history, mystery and vibrant colour. It has the ability to make modern, white washed, marbled life look rubbish, and instead it has made me yearn for pattern, detail and rainbow hues. Here’s my guide to a long weekend in…
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