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80
Peak: How Great Companies Get Their Mojo from Maslow
4.02
Just heard a talk by Chip which was very inspirational. He talked a lot about Abraham H. Maslow's hierarchy, and how it can be applied to employees, c ...more
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Sep 23, 2010
 
69
Then We Came to the End
3.44
Stephen King recommended it, and it sounds good!

[http://www.nytimes.com/2007/06/03/boo...]
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Jun 05, 2007
 
1
Stover at Yale
3.75
If Jacques says its his one of his all-time favorites, then I gotta read it!
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Oct 17, 2006
 
34
The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair That Changed America
3.97
If steve recommends it, it must be good!
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Jan 18, 2007
 
77
Painting as a Pastime
4.23
Recommended by Tim O'Reilly
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Mar 08, 2010
 
42
Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid
3.75
The LA Times did a story about this book & it sounded interesting: [http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-...]

An excerpt:
The former president also
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Dec 12, 2006
 
43
Dreaming in Code: Two Dozen Programmers, Three Years, 4,732 Bugs, and One Quest for Transcendent Software
3.64
Joel on software blogged about it, and it appeals to the geek in me... anyone else know anything about it?

http://www.joelonsoftware.com/items/2...
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Jan 09, 2007
 
6
Mental Models: Aligning Design Strategy with Human Behavior
3.72
Jeff recommends it - and learning about good design is a must for any website architect.
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Feb 22, 2008
 
36
How to Cook Everything: The Basics: Simple Recipes Anyone Can Cook
4.23
My old roommate had this, and I've been rather missing it since I moved out...
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Oct 17, 2006
 
46
Drawing the Line
4.50
I had the pleasure of meeting Paul Conrad, and he is a real character.
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Mar 21, 2007
 
9
Reading Oprah: How Oprah's Book Club Changed the Way America Reads
3.57
Oprah is the Queen of bookclubs, and I want to understand how she does it!
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Jul 26, 2008
 
44
The Martian Chronicles
4.09
If elizabeth and nico both give it 5 stars its gotta be good...
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Dec 29, 2006
 
31
Bargaining for Advantage: Negotiation Strategies for Reasonable People
3.89
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Jan 02, 2008
 
72
Maverick: The Success Story Behind the World's Most Unusual Workplace
4.18
Kareems top 10. Similar to delivering happines
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Aug 08, 2007
 
55
Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations
3.84
Saw a talk by Clay at BookExpo - good stuff!
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May 29, 2008
 
71
Psycho-Cybernetics, A New Way to Get More Living Out of Life
4.15
On recommendation from Gerald Chamales
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Jul 14, 2007
 
5
The Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie and The Gospel of Wealth
3.78
On recommendation from Gerald Chamales
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Jul 14, 2007
 
47
The Greatest Salesman in the World (2001): 2001 Gift Edition
4.15
On recommendation from Gerald Chamales
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Jul 14, 2007
 
2
The King of California: J.G. Boswell and the Making of a Secret American Empire
3.92
I love California history...
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Oct 03, 2008
 
75
The Art of Innovation: Lessons in Creativity from IDEO, America's Leading Design Firm
3.92
Evan & James recommend it..
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Jan 30, 2007
 
25
Cooking with Fernet Branca (Gerald Samper, #1)
3.63
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Sep 03, 2006
 
70
The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks & Win Your Inner Creative Battles
4.10
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Jul 09, 2007
 
68
We the Living
3.85
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May 08, 2007
 
48
Inside Facebook: Life, Work and Visions of Greatness
3.50
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Jul 24, 2007
 
49
Drinking, Smoking and Screwing: Great Writers on Good Times
3.74
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Aug 05, 2007
 
67
Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch
4.26
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Mar 28, 2007
 
7
Rails Deployment: Production Configuration and Advanced Rails Tactics
3.66
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Aug 21, 2007
 
50
Competing on Analytics: The New Science of Winning
3.54
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Aug 28, 2007
 
51
The Black Dahlia (L.A. Quartet, #1)
3.70
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Sep 26, 2007
 
52
The Soul of a New Machine
4.11
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Sep 26, 2007
Sep 26, 2007
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