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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: Zenobia
    Image of Speed Review: Zenobia

    Speed Review: Zenobia

    The Curious Book of Business

    by Beth Kephart, Matthew Emmens

    Berrett-Koehler, 100 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Inside Steve's Brain
    Image of Speed Review: Inside Steve's Brain

    Speed Review: Inside Steve's Brain

    by Leander Kahney

    Portfolio, 304 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: The Milkshake Moment
    Image of Speed Review: The Milkshake Moment

    Speed Review: The Milkshake Moment

    Overcoming Stupid Systems, Pointless Policies and Muddled Management to Realize Real Growth

    by Steven S. Little

    Wiley, 192 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: The 7 Triggers to Yes
    Image of Speed Review: The 7 Triggers to Yes

    Speed Review: The 7 Triggers to Yes

    What Drives People to Make Decisions (and how to Steer Them in Your Direction)

    by Russell Granger

    McGraw-Hill, 250 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Family Wars
    Image of Speed Review: Family Wars

    Speed Review: Family Wars

    Classic Conflicts in Family Business and How to Deal with Them

    by Grant Gordon, Nigel Nicholson

    Kogan Page, 288 pages

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