"This list should be books to avoid (with exceptions to Michael Jackson and Jaime Oliver).
Pickup artist BS is...BS. I think most men here are more interested in building real relationships with women rather than just having sex with as many as…"
"If I had to recommend just one book, it would be Bill Bryson's 'A short history of nearly everything'. Mind you, it's a science and evolution based book, so parts of it might not be for the 'creationists' among us…"
"Completely agree. I started out reading his book in the mindset that 'this must be a laugh, just kiddin' around and such', and it quickly turned around in: 'This is a really vile peace of work, and this guy is actually proud of…"
"Disclaimer: I have fuck all to do with business, or the author.
Start It Up: Why Running Your Own Business is Easier Than You Think, Luke Johnson.
His column in the Financial Times is blunt and to the point, and not for the delusional. The book is…"
"You can also look it up on pod cast. The author tried to publish the books and no one would. So he pod cast them and after a million+ downloads he got a publishing contract. We got signed first addition for our son when he grows up."
I can relate a lot in that I also ended up in a masters program after failing to find a job. I'm a molecular biologist (now working on my PhD... I ended up staying in academia after finishing my masters) but at least some…"
"You are getting a lot of good advice here, especially local church congrigations and various student organizations. You might also try putting an ad on www.roommates.com. I remember it didn't cost too much, and you reach a lot…"
Hello AoM. I am a 23 year old with an Undergrad in Engineering (B.Eng, Mining) and like most people my age I struggled finding a job right out of University. However, my luck changed when I was offered and accepted (Fully Funded) a Masters of Computer Science and Operations Research (Thesis based). I am pretty excited for this opportunity and want to make it "count" as much as possible. I was inspired to ask this after listening to the …See More