Books

In which I post book summaries for career planning.

Just F**cking Ship

Amy Hoy's guide to shipping side projects, books, businesses and software — basically, any product you'd like to launch.


All Marketers Are Liars

Seth Godin's 2005 book is about the practice of marketing in a world of noise. Most of these ideas are now conventional wisdom.


Radical Candor

Kim Scott's 2017 book is a how-to guide for the people-side of management. Read as a follow-up to Andy Grove's High Output Management.


Deep Work

Cal Newport's 2016 book Deep Work is a guide to doing valuable work in a world of digital distraction.


So Good They Can't Ignore You

Following your passion is the worst career advice you can get. Cal Newport argues for a more effective alternative.


Principles

A how-to manual for being effective by Ray Dalio, founder of the most successful hedge fund in the world.