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TOTALS
I read 5,500 pages across 20 books Img bookstack 20

Remote by David Heinemeier Hansson
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SHORTEST BOOK
4 pages
Remote: Office Not Required
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LONGEST BOOK
534 pages
Finansowy ninja
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Finansowy ninja by Michał Szafrański
AVERAGE LENGTH
275 pages

MOST POPULAR
751,363
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The Art of War
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The Art of War by Sun Tzu
10 kroków do maksymalnej produktywności by Michael Sliwinski
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LEAST POPULAR
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10 kroków do maksymalnej produkt...
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SZYMON’S AVERAGE RATING FOR 2017
3.8

High Performance Browser Networking by Ilya Grigorik
HIGHEST RATED ON GOODREADS
High Performance Browser Networking
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4.50 average
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The Goal by Eliyahu M. Goldratt
Szymon’s first review of the year
really liked it
The plot simple as that: a factory will be shut down if it doesn't make more money. Its manager tries to figure out, how to make it.

It all starts with a question about three metrics: Inventory, Throughput and Operational Expenses. What do they measure, are they truly usable and healthy for the factory? Redefining them helps in understanding the true nature of business (on a higher level) and the way the factory works (on a lower level), which fin
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SZYMON’S 2017 BOOKS
The Goal by Eliyahu M. Goldratt
Weapons of Math Destruction by Cathy O'Neil
Managing for Happiness by Jurgen Appelo
it was amazing
37 Things One Architect Knows by Gregor Hohpe
Leadership BS by Jeffrey Pfeffer
Influence by Robert B. Cialdini
High Performance Browser Networking by Ilya Grigorik
Resonate by Nancy Duarte
The Inevitable by Kevin Kelly
Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus by Douglas Rushkoff
Finansowy ninja by Michał Szafrański
The Art of War by Sun Tzu
Nurtured by Love by Shinichi Suzuki
Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari
Remote by David Heinemeier Hansson
Antifragile by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
it was amazing
On Writing Well by William Zinsser
First, Break All the Rules by Marcus Buckingham
10 kroków do maksymalnej produktywności by Michael Sliwinski
Badass by Kathy Sierra
liked it
Badass by Kathy Sierra
Szymon’s last review of the year
liked it
I was expecting more.

This book delivers a great content with a very poor "catchy" structure. When reading it, I felt like I was attending a couching/motivational conference that wants me to want my users to become badass. Slide-like pages, filled with pictures and arrows. Searching for the ultimate strategy for making users awesome with lots of clif-hangers. This is a big "no no" for me.

On the other side, the products' framing they propose looks
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2017 READING
CHALLENGE
Szymon Kulec read 20 out of 20 books.
 
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