Joshua Spodek

Biography

Joshua Spodek (PhD ’00, Physics, Columbia Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, MBA ’06 Columbia Business School), after helping assemble an x-ray observational satellite launched by the European Space Agency and researching supernova remnants, became an entrepreneur with several patents and start-ups doing business around the world.

He is an executive / personal coach working with Columbia Business School’s Program on Social Intelligence and has led leadership seminars at the New York Academy of Sciences and the business schools of NYU and Columbia. He also creates art, teaches or taught at Parsons School of Design and NYU-Tisch School of Art, has occasional gallery showings, and installs large public art.

He has been quoted and profiled in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, USA Today, Fortune, CNN, and the major broadcast networks. Esquire Magazine named him “Best and Brightest” in its annual Genius issue.

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Books

Understanding North Korea: Demystifying the World's Most Misunderstood Country
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » Asian
(5.00)
North Korea is one of the world's least understood, yet most important countries, all the more so with the recent death of Kim Jong Il. Almost no book, article, or other media makes sense of North Korea or presents it simply, without sensationalism or polarization. This brief book does.

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