Browse Reviews  ::  Surviving Your Serengeti

Surviving Your Serengeti

Surviving Your Serengeti 7 Skills to Master Business and Life

By Stefan Swanepoel
Published by Wiley

Average Blogger Rating: 3.84 Stars

All Reviews

On 6/25 Steven Ruff wrote: I tend to shy away from books that are written and labeled as fables. I took a chance on Stefan Swanepoel’s latest book, “Surviving Your Serengeti; 7 Skills to Master Business and Life”, and am glad that I did. The book’s subtitle reads “A Fable of Self-Discovery”. In this work, Swanepoel ... Surviving Your Serengeti

Steven's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/24 andrew eads wrote: It took me a little under two hours to read this business/life fable, so if you are looking for a giant tome on business survival you will be disappointed. However if you want quick read and to gain some skills to help you in life and in business this is what you need to read. The book tells... Surviving Your Serengeti by Stefan Swanepoel

andrew's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/24 randy burtis wrote: 7 skills to master business and life. What the author does in this book is take the7 skills and in a fable/story concept explains them by using animals found in the Serengeti. I think he had to stretch the concept a bit on a couple of the animals, but by and large the connections between animal and skill ... Surviving your Serengeti by Stefan Swanepoel Book review

randy's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/24 flame wrote: This is a nicely "painted" story. In this book the author has used his words skillfully; like a paint brush. And with that method he has brought the African wilderness and its animals into your imagination. The main character is a man who searching for answers to his business and life and being thrust ... Surviving Your SERENGETI-- A Pleasant read

flame's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/23 WingedReader wrote: Surviving Your Serengeti – 7 Skills to Master Business and Life by Stefan Swanepoel was refreshing and informative. Have read lots of business and motivational books over the years but this one stands out as being a cut above the rest. He draws upon his experience growing up in Africa and in the ... A Must Read....find out which animal you are!

WingedReader's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/23 Tom Farr wrote: SURVIVING YOUR SERENGETI: 7 SKILLS TO MASTER BUSINESS AND LIFE by Stefan Swanepoel is a fable about a couple named Sean and Ashley Spencer that is just trying to stay ahead in a struggling economy. Sean's company is hurting financially, and he's not sure how to fix it. Ashley lost her teaching job a ... Great Narrative Presentation of the Skills We Need Most

Tom's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/23 Mark Wheeler wrote: Surviving your Serengeti is a creative, well-written, inspiring book designed to help the reader discover their main survival strategy. Written as a fable, it tells the story of a couple who won an African safari in a sales contest. Facing business and career challenges back home in Los Angeles, they ... If you were an animal

Mark's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/23 fizzle7033 wrote: Surviving the Serengeti is a parable about the business world. The book details the fictitious trip of a couple to the Serengeti where they meet a former classmate and he reveals details of his experiences in the African plain and how they relate to the corporate world. The book details 7 different ... Interesting take on the corporate world

fizzle7033's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/23 Dhdonjr wrote: If you could be any animal, which would you be? Remember that game? Maybe there's more to it.Ever feel like you're prey, being stalked for the great kill by circumstances of life? Stefan Swanepoel, born in the Serengeti (Kenya, Africa), has written a compelling life/business fable called "Surviving ... If you could be any... animal?

Dhdonjr's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/22 Kennedy Reviews wrote: By Stefan Swanepoel (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2011) What animal are you? This is a simple question with a multitude of potential answers, which is unraveled in this book. By classifying yourself into a certain “animal” category, analyzing this animal’s unique characteristics, and leveraging those ... Surviving Your Serengeti: 7 Skills to Master Business and Life (A Fable of Self-Discovery)

Kennedy Reviews' Rating:

5 Stars