Ellie’s summer reading list for business and pleasure

New Power: How Power Works in Our Hyperconnected World-and How to Make It Work for You

A guide to how new power—which is more open and participatory—is reshaping politics, business and life. Chronicles how movements like #metoo, #BlackLivesMatter and the ice bucket challenge gained momentum and how you can make it work for you.

By Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms

Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk: A Novel

A novel that looks back at the life of an 85 year-old woman who led a fascinating life as the highest-paid ad woman in the 1930s.  If you appreciate a clever turn of phrase, witty copy-writing or a woman who refuses to be defined by stereotypes, you’ll love Lillian Boxfish.

By Kathleen Rooney

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