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National Business Book Award Winner Announced


National Business Book Award Winner Announced

Congratulations to Jacquie McNish and Sean Silcoff on winning the National Business Book Award for 2016. 

Their book, Losing the Signal: The Spectacular Rise and Fall of Blackberry is an inside account of Research in Motion, the company behind the Blackberry.

Other nominees for this award were:

* Middle Power, Middle Kingdom: What Canadians Need to Know about China in the 21st Century by David Mulroney

* The Carbon Bubble: What Happens to Us When It Bursts by Jeff Rubin

* Mass Disruption: Thirty Years on the Front Lines of a Media Revolution by John Stackhouse

* Our Turn by Kirstine Stewart

* The Inequality Trap: Fighting Capitalism Instead of Poverty by William Watson

Which was your favourite?