The name of Bill Gates has a strong certification effect: the content with which his name is associated, is believed to be trustworthy and of good quality. He is one of the most prolific and key figures of our time who has inspired several generations of people to achieve success. It is not surprising that we look up to him and we follow his ideas and activity. Last time BooksRun wrote on Bill Gates’ biography and the work of Bill Gates’ foundation. This time we would like to concentrate on the reading list that Bill Gates recommends. He is an avid reader himself and always takes more books for his holidays that he can ever read! It sounds like any other person who loves reading and overestimates the time he will be able to dedicate to reading.Continue reading “Top 5 Books from Bill Gates Reading List 2019”
Everyone knows how hard it can be to prepare for the exams in the subjects where a lot of memorization is required. We all remember those kids at school who would dedicate all their time to studying. You can well recall their nicknames as well? Book warms! They would usually succeed better than anyone else in the class in those subjects that required a lot of reading! A lot of people believed that these kids had superior talents than other classmates but in fact, they could not have been more mistaken.Continue reading “Best Memorization Tips For Every Learning Style”
It is the new academic season – use your chance to raise your business awareness! We decided to outline the top business books for Autumn 2019 that are worth reading if you are looking to expand your management, deal-making, sales and financial acumen in the world of innovative startups and large corporations. Learn the best strategy tips and leadership insights from iconic businessmen and visionaries that have changed their industries and turned their name into a brand itself. Check below our BooksRun’s list of top-rated business books for August 2019:Continue reading “6 Top Business Books for Autumn 2019”
These days college is not associated with the same “wild” experience as it used to be with parties all night long and a carefree lifestyle. Due to higher competition for jobs, a higher rate of unemployment, pressing costs of getting a university degree and new social media standards of what successful students should be like, it becomes more and more difficult for college students to pursue their studies today and causes serious effects of stress. In the news reports, we stumble quite often upon the necessity of psychological help on campus and a requirement for a help hotline to assist students during their hard times. Therefore, stress has become one of the biggest problems during university times and it is crucial for students to master how to manage stress in college!Continue reading “How to Handle Stress in College Students’ Life”
It is the news in the world of textbook publishers! The world’s largest textbook publishing company has recently announced about its transition to a “digital first” publishing model from a traditional paperback-driven business model. This publishing company which counts its history for longer than a century, brings innovation and digital transformation into the textbook publishing industry which will drastically change the way college students acquire their college materials.Continue reading “New Digital-First Strategy of the Biggest Textbook Publisher Pearson”
It is the beginning of autumn! It’s the time for freshmen students to buy textbooks, learn about new dorm roommates, and simply get ready for college in all senses. Everyone facing this new experience does not really know what to expect, and for sure you will encounter all the good and the bad sides of being a college student. But in order to make these years more memorable, you can engage in many activities which can expand your horizons and make your life more fun. Let’s have a look at some of them prepared for you by BooksRun below :Continue reading “College Tips for Freshmen Students”
Once you are back in college, there is a wide choice of activities lying in front of you. Some students prefer to use their time for getting organised, and some perceive it as an opportunity to learn something new. Regardless of what you choose to do during early autumn days, BooksRun has selected a few interesting college tips that we consider to be useful for every student out there after summer vacation.Continue reading “Getting Back into College Mode After Summer Holidays”
If you’ve started looking for graduate jobs or you are struggling to land an interview with your current CV, our BooksRun‘s article might help you with some ideas on how to add value to your application in the eyes of employers. Below we will discuss the most important techniques for organizing your CV and Cover Letter and also the things that you should avoid. Here you can find examples of CV templates and examples for different career paths (you can find CV builders on the internet as well).
September is the month when you start planning how you would like to spend the next year lying ahead of you. You think about what you would like to achieve, set your goals, elaborate the steps how to make this happen and you start your hard work. Having said that, there are so many people who write all those lists of what they would like to achieve in the future but due to bad time management they rarely succeed at bringing to an end these projects – as a result people get disappointed and disillusioned. It happens not due to the lack of skills and motivation – but because of the lack of understanding of how to structure their day, how to juggle their tasks to make their day more efficient. That is why we at BooksRun decided that such topics as efficiency and productivity resonate particularly well with everyone who aspires to achieve their personal and professional goals. That is why we have prepared our list of the best productivity books for September 2019 which should boost your money-earning potential!Continue reading “Top Money & Productivity Books for September 2019”
It’s necessary to point out that one cannot but reckon that the popularity of reading is decreasing nowadays as the elderly frequently observe situations when teenagers and young people, as well as modern adults, are stuffed with technological devices and gadgets that weigh up their pockets. According to their stance, carrying a book has become a modern zest that puzzles if noticed. Nevertheless, books (or reading in general) seem to have felt the second breath with the advancement of technological progress and advent of e-books, e-readers, smartphones and tablets. But what is better: paper or electronic textbooks? Let’s consider this issue closer from the perspective of its pros and cons as each medal has both sides as well as this debate proves to be never-ending.