Diary of a Financier

Posts Tagged ‘Management’

Bookshelf update: Drive

In Bookshelf, Tech on Tue 2 Feb 2016 at 06:41

Two takeaways from Daniel Pink’s Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

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Bookshelf update: The Idea Factory (Bell Labs)

In Bookshelf on Mon 25 Jan 2016 at 10:52

Three takeaways from John Gertner’s The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: Exponential Organizations

In Bookshelf, Tech on Tue 1 Dec 2015 at 06:04

Two takeaways from Exponential Organizations: Why New Organizations Are Ten Times Better, Faster, and Cheaper Than Yours (and What to Do about It), by Salim Ismail, Michael Malone, and Yuri van Geest, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Guest post: The best startup advice for young founders

In Bookshelf, Tech on Mon 15 Jun 2015 at 19:15

Reblogged from James Altucher’s answer to a user’s question on Quora; read the original hereRead the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: The Lean Startup

In Bookshelf, Tech on Mon 18 May 2015 at 10:44

9 takeaways from Eric Ries’ The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: Behind the Cloud

In Bookshelf, Tech on Tue 12 May 2015 at 08:41

Five takeaways from Marc Benioffs’ Behind the Cloud: The Untold Story of How Salesforce.com Went from Idea to Billion-Dollar Company — and Revolutionized an Industry, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: Marissa Mayer & the Fight to Save Yahoo

In Bookshelf on Tue 17 Mar 2015 at 06:39

Seven takeaways from Nick Carlson’s Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo!, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: The Startup of You

In Bookshelf on Tue 3 Mar 2015 at 05:35

Two takeaways from Reid Hoffman & Ben Casnoch’s The Start-up of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform Your Careeras embodied by the following excerpts…

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Bookshelf update: How Google Works

In Bookshelf on Wed 21 Jan 2015 at 06:21

Five takeaways from Eric Schmidt & Jonathan Rosenberg’s How Google Works, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »

Bookshelf update: Zero to One

In Bookshelf on Tue 13 Jan 2015 at 06:25

Five takeaways from Peter Thiel’s Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future, as embodied by the following excerpts… Read the rest of this entry »