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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: Brand Real
    Image of Speed Review: Brand Real

    Speed Review: Brand Real

    How Smart Companies Live Their Brand Promise and Inspire Fierce Customer Loyalty

    by Laurence Vincent

    AMACOM, 272 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: The Art of the Sale
    Image of Speed Review: The Art of the Sale

    Speed Review: The Art of the Sale

    Learning from the Masters About the Business of Life

    by Philip Delves Broughton

    Penguin Press, 304 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Reverse Innovation
    Image of Speed Review: Reverse Innovation

    Speed Review: Reverse Innovation

    Create Far From Home, Win Everywhere

    by Vijay Govindarajan, Chris Trimble

    Harvard Business, 256 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: By Invitation Only
    Image of Speed Review: By Invitation Only

    Speed Review: By Invitation Only

    How We Built Gilt and Changed the Way Millions Shop

    by Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, Alexis Maybank

    Portfolio, 288 pages

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  • Image of Speed Review: Truth or Delusion?
    Image of Speed Review: Truth or Delusion?

    Speed Review: Truth or Delusion?

    Busting Networking's Biggest Myths

    by Ivan Misner

    Nelson Business, 160 pages

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