Daniel Akst is a business writer, author, and novelist based in New York’s Hudson Valley. His books include Temptation: Finding Self-Control in an Age of Excess.
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Daniel Defoe’s hard-earned lessons on business and lifeMay 16, 2019 The author of Robinson Crusoe, who dealt with ups and downs as an entrepreneur, also penned one of history’s most useful business manuals.
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Yes, Henry David Thoreau Was an Industrial InnovatorJanuary 14, 2019 We can learn valuable lessons from the transcendentalist writer’s forays into the family pencil business.by Daniel Akst
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