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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: Juicing the Orange
    Image of Speed Review: Juicing the Orange

    Speed Review: Juicing the Orange

    How to Turn Creativity into a Powerful Business Advantage

    by Fred Senn, Pat Fallon

    Harvard, 225 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: The Must-Have Customer
    Image of Speed Review: The Must-Have Customer

    Speed Review: The Must-Have Customer

    7 Steps to Winning the Customer You Haven't Got

    by Robert Gordman

    Truman Talley/St. Martin’s, 310 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Snakes in Suits
    Image of Speed Review: Snakes in Suits

    Speed Review: Snakes in Suits

    When Psychopaths Go to Work

    by Paul Babiak, Robert Hare

    ReganBooks/Harper Collins, 356 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Succeed on Your Own Terms
    Image of Speed Review: Succeed on Your Own Terms

    Speed Review: Succeed on Your Own Terms

    Lessons From Top Achievers Around the World on Developing Your Unique Potential

    by Herb Greenberg, Patrick Sweeney

    McGraw-Hill, 294 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Waiting for Your Cat to Bark
    Image of Speed Review: Waiting for Your Cat to Bark

    Speed Review: Waiting for Your Cat to Bark

    Persuading Customers When They Ignore Marketing

    by Bryan Eisenberg, Jeffrey Eisenberg

    Nelson Business, 225 pages

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