Book Reviews

5 Books to Add to Your Reading List for 2018

5 Books to Add to Your Reading List for 2018

2018 is just around the corner! If you're the type of person that's always looking to learn something new, look no further than these great reads. >>

Book Review: Geography of Genius

Book Review: Geography of Genius

4 out of 5 stars: If you love to travel and explore new places, you'll love this exploration of how a place can cultivate genius from Eric Weiner. Here's why you should add it to your reading list. >>

Book Review: Grit

Book Review: Grit

3 out of 5 stars | This book offers a scientific explanation of success, one that's appealing in many ways. Passion + Perserverence are the key elements of grit. Here's why I wrestled (and continue to wrestle) with Duckworth's ideas, and why it's a worthwhile read. >>

Book Review: Hooked

Book Review: Hooked

5 out of 5 stars | Hooked answers the question, "How do I build a product that sticks?" Every day we experience internal and external triggers that cause us to interact with brands. There's a reason you grab a "Kleenex," not a tissue, and "Google" something rather than "Bing" it. What makes these products so ingrained in our culture that they've become a habit? See why I gave Hooked 5 out of 5 stars. >>

Book Review: Platform Revolution

Book Review: Platform Revolution

3 out of 5 stars | Platform Revolution shows how networked, two-sided markets are the way of the future. This book will give you a foundation as the economy continues to shift toward platform-type businesses like Amazon, Google, Airbnb, and Uber. See why it's worth a read >>