Normally a great subscription. No download button today so I have to go without on my commute today.
It's the perfect listen for your morning commute! In the time it takes you to get to work, you'll hear a digest of the day's top stories, prepared by the editorial staff of The New York Times. Each edition includes articles from the front page, as well as the paper's international, national, business, sports, and editorial sections.
Here's a creative way to make the best use of your morning commute: listen to The Wall Street Journal. Each morning, you'll get the must-hear stories from the Journal's front page, as well as the most popular columns and briefings from Marketplace, Money & Investing, and more. And, every Friday, you'll get a bonus delivery: features, columns, and reviews from the Weekend Journal.
"Alibaba’s Growth Spell Wears Off" is from the January 30, 2015 Markets section of The Wall Street Journal . It was written by Aaron Back and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"U.S. Stocks Rally; McDonald’s Buoys Dow" is from the January 30, 2015 Markets section of The Wall Street Journal . It was written by Alexandra Scaggs, Saumya Vaishyampayan and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"Currency Tumult Stokes Big Bets" is from the January 30, 2015 Markets section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Gregory Zuckerman, Laurence Fletcher, Chiara Albanese and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"Altria Is Tough Habit to Break" is from the January 30, 2015 Markets section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Spencer Jakab and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"McDonald’s CEO Is Out as Sales Decline" is from the January 29, 2015 Business section of the Wall Street Journal. It was written by Jason Dean, Ilan Brat, Annie Gasparro and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"Headlines from the Tech Center" is from the January 29, 2015 of The Wall Street Journal . It was written by Kathy Chu, Aries Poon, Wsj Staff, Yun-Hee Kim, Jeff Elder and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"Failing Up in ObamaCare" is from the January 29, 2015 Opinion Section of The Wall Street Journal . It was narrated by Ken Borgers.
"Fed Flags Midyear Rate Hike—Or Later" is from the January 29, 2015 Markets section of The Wall Street Journal . It was written was Jon Hilsenwath and was narrated by Ken Borgers.
"Failing Up in ObamaCare" is from the January 29, 2015 Opinion section of the The Wall Street Journal . It was written by Justin Lahart and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"If You Need a TV for the Super Bowl, Get One of These" is from the January 29, 2015 Tech section of The Wall Street Journal. It was written by Geoffrey A. Fowler and narrated by Ken Borgers.
"House Calls Get Complicated When the Patient Is a Horse" is from the January 29, 2015 Life and Culture section of The Wall Street Journal . It was written by Hilary Potkewitz and narrated by Ken Borgers.
The New Yorker's blend of reporting, commentary, criticism, fiction, and cartoons has garnered 36 National Magazine Awards since its debut in 1925 - more than any other publication. Edited by Pulitzer Prize winner David Remnick, the magazine has had only five editors in its 80-year history. Each week, Audible and the editorial staff of The New Yorker work together to select a variety of the issue's best articles from The Talk of the Town, Fiction, The Critics, and more. Each article is read in its entirety. The New Yorker is available in audio exclusively at audible.com.
"Pretty Good, but could be Great"
Businesses hoping to survive over the long term will have to remake themselves into better competitors at least once along the way. These efforts have gone under many banners: total quality management, reengineering, rightsizing, restructuring, cultural change, and turnarounds, to name a few. In almost every case, the goal has been to cope with a new, more challenging market by changing the way business is conducted. In this article, John Kotter outlines the eight largest errors that can doom these efforts.
"Practical advice for any leader"
Turn to Science News for the latest coverage of biology, astronomy, the physical sciences, behavioral sciences, math and computers, chemistry, and earth science. Since its debut in 1922, the publication has been known for its sharp writing and up-to-date coverage of the latest scientific research. Science News is committed to providing reports on scientific and technical developments that the layman will find interesting and easy to digest.
Science News is available in audio exclusively at Audible.
"Right level of detail"
Scientific American is the most well-known and most highly-respected science and technology monthly in the world. It plays a vital role in bringing scientific and technological achievement to the attention of the general public. Get the latest issue or subscribe!
"Interesting marred by poor narration"
Increasing your energy capacity is the best way to get more work done faster and better. From the October 2007 issue of Harvard Business Review.
"Everyone Should Read This!"
This edition features four great business articles. In our first article, we'll find out the difference between having what it takes to be considered for a CEO position, and actually getting it. Also, we'll find out what turns smart, ambitious people into underachievers, as well as how the right autobiographical story can help you in your personal life and your career. Plus, you'll learn how to critically re-assess your priorities before an unforeseen crisis forces you to.
"Excellent special issue"
Harvard Business Review's managerial wisdom and cutting-edge insights are must-reads in boardrooms and offices around the world. That's why Audible's exclusive audio edition is a must-hear! Each edition offers a great mix of full-length articles selected by Audible in close cooperation with HBR's editorial staff.
"An excellent supplement."
If you want to know why so many organizations sink into chaos, look no further than their leaders' mouths. Over and over, leaders present grand, overarching - yet fuzzy - notions of where they think the company is going. The result is often sloppy behavior and misalignment that can cost a company dearly. Effective communication is a leader's most critical tool for doing the essential job of leadership.
"Great insight, right to the point"
Technology Review, the award winning magazine from MIT, is the only publication you need to keep up with what's happening in every area of emerging technology. Audible Technology Review incorporates key feature stories from the magazine and is published ten times each year. Get the latest issue or subscribe!
"In-depth and well-rounded"
"Excellent encapsulation of NYT"
"Boosting Demand in the 'Experience Economy'". "The Truth about CSR" by Kasturi Rangan, Lisa Chase, and Sohel Karim. "Managing Your Missing-Critical Knowledge" by Martin Ihrig and Ian MacMillan. "Why Your Customers' Social Identities Matter" by Guy Champniss, Hugh N. Wilson, and Emma K. Macdonald.
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"Good summary of HBR wish it was unabridged"
A four-part process for defining problems in a way that invites innovative solutions.
"Must read for professionals"
Roger Martin looks beyond the actions of great leaders. He says the lessons we really need to learn come from what goes on in their heads - particularly the way they creatively build on the tensions among conflicting ideas.
"A waste of time"
A four-step process that will help you become a better public speaker by creating a true emotional connection with your audience.
"HOrrible don't waste your time!!"
Best-selling writer and biographer Walter Isaacson deconstructs the late Apple CEO’s business brilliance
"Important Points for Aspiring Business People"