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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: Business Is a Contact Sport
    Image of Speed Review: Business Is a Contact Sport

    Speed Review: Business Is a Contact Sport

    by Tom Richardson, Augusto Vidaurreta

    Alpha, 256 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Designing World Class E-Learning
    Image of Speed Review: Designing World Class E-Learning

    Speed Review: Designing World Class E-Learning

    How IBM, GE, Harvard Business School, and Columbia University Are Succeeding at E-Learning

    by Robert Schank

    McGraw-Hill, 267 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: The Elephant and the Flea
    Image of Speed Review: The Elephant and the Flea

    Speed Review: The Elephant and the Flea

    Reflections of a Reluctant Capitalist

    by Charles Handy

    Harvard Business School Press, 231 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: New Ideas About New Ideas
    Image of Speed Review: New Ideas About New Ideas

    Speed Review: New Ideas About New Ideas

    Insights on Creativity from the World's Leading Innovators

    by Shira White

    Perseus, 336 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Good to Great
    Image of Speed Review: Good to Great

    Speed Review: Good to Great

    Why Some Companies Make the Leap ... and Others Don't

    by Jim Collins

    Collins, 300 pages

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