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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: The Chinese Century
    Image of Speed Review: The Chinese Century

    Speed Review: The Chinese Century

    The Rising Chinese Economy and It's Impact on the Global Economy, The Balance of Power, and Your Job

    by Oded Shenkar

    Wharton School Publishing, 191 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Deep Smarts
    Image of Speed Review: Deep Smarts

    Speed Review: Deep Smarts

    How to Cultivate and Transfer Enduring Business Wisdom

    by Walter Swap, Dorothy Leonard

    Harvard Business School Press, 277 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid
    Image of Speed Review: The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid

    Speed Review: The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid

    Eradicating Poverty Through Profits

    by CK Prahalad

    Wharton School Publishing, 401 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Go It Alone!
    Image of Speed Review: Go It Alone!

    Speed Review: Go It Alone!

    The Secret to Building a Successful Business on Your Own

    by Bruce Judson

    HarperBusiness, 229 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: The Marketing Playbook
    Image of Speed Review: The Marketing Playbook

    Speed Review: The Marketing Playbook

    Five Battle-Tested Plays for Capturing and Keeping the Lead in Any Market

    by Richard Tong, John Zagula

    Portfolio, 313 pages

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