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  • Image of Speed Review: Chaos Monkeys
    Image of Speed Review: Chaos Monkeys

    Speed Review: Chaos Monkeys

    Obscene Fortune and Random Failure in Silicon Valley

    by Antonio Garcia Martinez

    Tech entrepreneurs are society’s chaos monkeys, disruptors testing and transforming every aspect of our lives, from transportation (Uber) and lodging (AirBnB) to television (Netflix) and dating (Tinder). One of Silicon Valley’s most audacious chaos monkeys is Antonio García Martínez. Chaos Monkeys lays bare the hijinks, trade secrets, and power plays of the visionaries, grunts, sociopaths, opportunists, accidental tourists, and money cowboys who are revolutionizing our world.

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  • Image of Speed Review: Pre-Suasion
    Image of Speed Review: Pre-Suasion

    Speed Review: Pre-Suasion

    A Revolutionary Way to Influence and Persuade

    by Robert Cialdini

    Social psychologist and best-selling author Robert Cialdini shines a light on effective persuasion and reveals that the secret is not in the message itself, but in the key moment before that message is delivered. Altering a listener’s attitudes, beliefs, or experiences isn’t necessary. Cialdini outlines the specific techniques you can use. He illustrates how the artful diversion of attention leads to successful pre-suasion and gets your targeted audience primed and ready to say, “Yes.”

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  • Image of Speed Review: Scrappy
    Image of Speed Review: Scrappy

    Speed Review: Scrappy

    A Little Book About Choosing to Play Big

    by Terri Sjodin

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  • Image of Speed Review: Grit
    Image of Speed Review: Grit

    Speed Review: Grit

    The Power of Passion and Perseverance

    by Angela Duckworth

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  • Image of Speed Review: How To Change the World
    Image of Speed Review: How To Change the World

    Speed Review: How To Change the World

    Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas

    by David Bornstein

    Oxford University Press, 320 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: The HR Answer Book
    Image of Speed Review: The HR Answer Book

    Speed Review: The HR Answer Book

    An Indispensable Guide for Managers and Human Resources Professionals

    by Rebecca Mazin, Shawn Smith

    AMACOM, 256 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: The New Solution Selling
    Image of Speed Review: The New Solution Selling

    Speed Review: The New Solution Selling

    The Revolutionary Sales Process that is Changing the Way People Sell

    by Keith Eades

    McGraw-Hill, 301 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Upward Bound
    Image of Speed Review: Upward Bound

    Speed Review: Upward Bound

    Nine Original Accounts of How Business Leaders Reached Their Summits

    by Paul Asel, Michael Useem, Jerry Useem

    Crown Business, 244 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: When Opposites Dance
    Image of Speed Review: When Opposites Dance

    Speed Review: When Opposites Dance

    Balancing the Manager and Leader Within

    by Roy Williams, Terrence Deal

    Davies-Black, 216 pages

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