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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: Triple Crown Leadership
    Image of Speed Review: Triple Crown Leadership

    Speed Review: Triple Crown Leadership

    Building Excellent, Ethical, and Enduring Organizations

    by Bob Vanourek, Gregg Vanourek

    McGraw-Hill, 304 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Talk, Inc.
    Image of Speed Review: Talk, Inc.

    Speed Review: Talk, Inc.

    How Trusted Leaders Use Conversation to Power their Organizations

    by Michael Slind, Boris Groysberg

    Harvard Business Review Press, 256 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Good Works!
    Image of Speed Review: Good Works!

    Speed Review: Good Works!

    Marketing and Corporate Initiatives that Build a Better World... and the Bottom Line

    by David Hessekiel, Philip Kotler, Nancy R. Lee

    John Wiley & Sons, 282 pages

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