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Super Pumped by Mike Isaac
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really liked it

An entertaining and engagingly paced read of the rise and fall of Travis Kalanick's Uber by an NYT reporter. Reminds us of the risks of fast growth and expansion at all costs, plus the perils when that doesn't work...

Isaac's got a good voice, and runs a great newsletter and reporting at the NYT. The copy editing on this first run of the book, however, seems to suffer from haste to publish, as other reviews have noted. I'm sure the small errors of naming will be cleaned up, but the structure (back references, etc) look like some copy/paste for ordering got awry in the editing. Nothing that should halt folks interested in the topic from reading - you'll learn and manage better!

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Reading Progress

September 9, 2019 – Shelved
September 9, 2019 – Shelved as: to-read
October 21, 2019 – Started Reading
October 21, 2019 –
page 60
October 21, 2019 –
page 80
October 27, 2019 –
page 226
October 27, 2019 –
page 306
October 28, 2019 – Finished Reading

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