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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: Blue Streak
    Image of Speed Review: Blue Streak

    Speed Review: Blue Streak

    Inside jetBlue, the Upstart that Rocked an Industry

    by Barbara Peterson

    Portfolio, 262 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Navigating the Badlands
    Image of Speed Review: Navigating the Badlands

    Speed Review: Navigating the Badlands

    Thriving in the Decade of Radical Transformation and Beyond

    by Mary O'Hara-Devereaux

    Jossey-Bass, 332 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Powerhouse Marketing Plans
    Image of Speed Review: Powerhouse Marketing Plans

    Speed Review: Powerhouse Marketing Plans

    14 Outstanding Real-Life Plans and What You Can Learn from Them to Supercharge Your Own Campaigns

    by Winslow Johnson

    AMACOM, 352 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: The Relationship Edge in Business
    Image of Speed Review: The Relationship Edge in Business

    Speed Review: The Relationship Edge in Business

    Connecting with Customers and Colleagues When It Counts

    by Jerry Acuff

    John Wiley & Sons, 237 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Survival of the Savvy
    Image of Speed Review: Survival of the Savvy

    Speed Review: Survival of the Savvy

    High-Integrity Political Tactics for Career and Company Success

    by Marty Seldman, Rick Brandon

    Free Press, 301 pages

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