Lockdown reading.

The books below are the ones I have been recommending recently – add them to your reading list and let me know what you think.

I was in two minds as to whether I ought to read ‘Making It Happen’ but these events had a significant impact on my time leading the UK’s retail payments system – if you were in the industry during this time then its a must read.

In the final book in the digital ‘BANK’; series, Brett King tackles the topic of whether banks have a future at all in the emerging, technology embedded world of the 21st century. In 30-50 years when cash is gone, cards are gone and all vestiges of the traditional banking system have been re-engineered in real-time

The Social CEO: How Social Media Can Make You A Stronger Leader A proactive social media presence is a must for today’s CEO but……

“Change is happening and it will continue. It’s disruptive, challenging and uncomfortable. It’s time to get comfortable with being uncomfortable” – a proactive social media presence is a must for today’s CEO but it can also be a difficult place to be – Damian’s book is thought provoking and informative

Chapter by chapter Anne challenges you to review every aspect of your financial life.

If you read just one book about managing your finances this is the book.

Accessible, practical and relevant advice about taking control of your money, building wealth, conducting a smart money makeover & clever borrowing.

A must read for those who want to understand what went on at Barclays since the Big Bang in 1986 – especially if you were at Barclays during that time.


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