The Great Reset: How the Post-Crash Economy Will Change the Way We Live and Work
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I know, I know - I promised there would not be a long gap for best selling books around the country - but it has been a pretty busy summer! So, I will not prolong the wait. . READ FULL DESCRIPTION
We're nearing the first anniversary of our Big Brain Business Book Club. For the past four quarters, we've sent out the best picks from the newest books. There have been books from a well-known Fortune 500 CEO, a man you know by name, an urban studies theorist who focuses on creativity in cities, a jack of all trades who speaks to innovation, and a few more. READ FULL DESCRIPTION
The Great Reset: How New Ways of Living and Working Drive Post-Crash Prosperity by Richard Florida, Harper, 240 pages, $26. 99, Hardcover, May 2010, ISBN 9780061937194 “A crisis is a terrible to waste. ” It’s a phrase you hear often nowadays, and it’s the issue at the heart of Richard Florida’s new book, The Great Reset. READ FULL DESCRIPTION
From Richard Florida, author of the bestselling books The Rise of the Creative Class and Who's Your City?, comes a book that frames the economic meltdown of 2008-09 not as a crisis but as an opportunity to "reset." In doing so, he paints a fascinating picture of what our economy, society, and geography will look like--of how we will work and live--in the future.