Global Audiobooks Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report 2022 – ResearchAndMarkets.com – Business Wire

| Global Audiobooks Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report 2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Business Wire

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Audiobooks Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Genre, by Preferred Device (Smartphones, Laptops & Tablets, Personal Digital Assistants), by Distribution Channel, by Target Audience, by Region, and Segment Forecasts, 2022-2030” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The global audiobooks market size is anticipated to reach USD 35.05 billion by … Read more

Analysis | English Lessons in the Decline and Fall of Empires – The Washington Post

| Analysis | English Lessons in the Decline and Fall of Empires - The Washington Post

Sign inI scuttled through Moscow’s backstreets early in October 1993, skirting the soldiers besieging the White House, Russia’s imposing parliament building. My destination: Lefortovo prison, where I was to interview nationalist parliamentarians and gunmen opposed to President Boris Yeltsin — who had locked them up before they could join the legislature’s revolt against his government.  It was a time that … Read more

Nearly 2 in 5 of American college graduates regret their majors – The Washington Post

| Nearly 2 in 5 of American college graduates regret their majors - The Washington Post

Sign inNearly 2 in 5 American college graduates have major regrets.That is, they regret their major.The regretters include a healthy population of liberal arts majors, who may be responding to pervasive social cues. When he delivered his 2011 State of the Union address in the shadow of the Great Recession, former president Barack Obama plugged … Read more

10 best new books of August 2022, according to Amazon editors – Business Insider

| 10 best new books of August 2022, according to Amazon editors - Business Insider

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more.If you’re looking for a book to tear through in the last sweltering month of summer, Amazon’s editors just issued their August shortlist.The best new books of the month include a laugh-out-loud debut, a spy novel that’s “pure candy,” a new book … Read more

Rags-to-Riches Stories Are Actually Kind of Disturbing – The New York Times

| Rags-to-Riches Stories Are Actually Kind of Disturbing - The New York Times

The Money IssueFrom Horatio Alger and E.L. James to T. Boone Pickens and Charles Koch, books by and about the ultrawealthy reveal some of our darkest American fantasies.Credit…Photo illustration by Ben DenzerSupported bySend any friend a storyAs a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share.By Lydia … Read more

What an English degree did for me, by Tulip Siddiq, Sarah Waters and more – The Guardian

| What an English degree did for me, by Tulip Siddiq, Sarah Waters and more - The Guardian

As UK universities close their English literature courses and Rishi Sunak wages war on degrees that ‘don’t increase earning potential’, we celebrate 40 influential graduates and talk to some of them about what English lit meant to them. Introduction by Jeffrey BoakyeI love words. I’ve always loved reading. I’m fascinated by narrative and the shape … Read more

The Best Business Books To Inspire Passion And Attain Goals – Forbes

| The Best Business Books To Inspire Passion And Attain Goals - Forbes

This story was written in collaboration with Forbes Finds. Forbes Finds covers products and experiences we think you’ll love. Featured products are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, Forbes may receive a small share of that sale.Everyone talks about employee engagement. But what happens when … Read more

‘We see India as a great opportunity’: Vafa Payman, the Asia-Pacific head of Bloomsbury – The Hindu

| ‘We see India as a great opportunity’: Vafa Payman, the Asia-Pacific head of Bloomsbury - The Hindu

Vafa Payman, the Asia head of Bloomsbury | Photo Credit: Courtesy Bloomsbury India September marked many milestones for Bloomsbury. Last year, they celebrated 35 years in publishing — which they commemorated with a book, Bloomsbury 35, a few months ago. Last month, they turned 10 in India. Vafa Payman, the soft-spoken Asia head of the … Read more