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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: Making Ideas Happen
    Image of Speed Review: Making Ideas Happen

    Speed Review: Making Ideas Happen

    Overcoming the Obstacles Between Vision and Reality

    by Scott Belsky

    Portfolio, 242 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Employees First, Customers Second
    Image of Speed Review: Employees First, Customers Second

    Speed Review: Employees First, Customers Second

    Turning Conventional Management Upside Down

    by Vineet Nayar

    Harvard Business Press, 198 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Successful Onboarding
    Image of Speed Review: Successful Onboarding

    Speed Review: Successful Onboarding

    Strategies to Unlock Hidden Value Within Your Organization

    by Lilith Christiansen, Mark A. Stein

    McGraw-Hill, 278 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Being Wrong
    Image of Speed Review: Being Wrong

    Speed Review: Being Wrong

    Adventures in the Margin of Error

    by Kathryn Schulz

    Ecco Books, 405 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: It's Not About the Coffee
    Image of Speed Review: It's Not About the Coffee

    Speed Review: It's Not About the Coffee

    Leadership Principles from a Life at Starbucks

    by Howard Behar

    Portfolio, 208 pages

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