Books Reviewed by Satya Patel

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

- May 15, 2018

Official U.S. edition with full color illustrations throughout. #1 New York Times Bestseller The Summer Reading Pick for President Barack Obama, Bill Gates, and Mark Zuckerberg, now available as a beautifully packaged paperback From a renowned historian comes a groundbreaking narrative of humanit... Read More

Radical Candor: Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity (Revised, Updated)

- October 1, 2019

Since the original publication of Radical Candor in 2017, Scott has earned international fame with her vital approach to effective leadership and co-founded the Radical Candor executive education company, which helps companies put the book ... Read More

Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike

- April 26, 2016

In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company’s early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world’s most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands. In 1962, fresh out of business sch... Read More

The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers

- March 4, 2014

Ben Horowitz, cofounder of Andreessen Horowitz and one of Silicon Valley's most respected and experienced entrepreneurs, offers essential advice on building and running a startup—practical wisdom for managing the toughest problems business school doesn’t cover, based on his popular ben’s blog. Wh... Read More

High Output Management

- August 29, 1995

The president of Silicon Valley's Intel Corporation sets forth the three basic ideas of his management philosophy and details numerous specific techniques to increase productivity in the manager's work and that of his colleagues and subordinates The president of Silicon Valley's Intel Corpor... Read More

The Essential Drucker: The Best of Sixty Years of Peter Drucker's Essential Writings on Management (Collins Business Essentials)

- July 22, 2008

Father of modern management, social commentator, and preeminent business philosopher, Peter F. Drucker analyzed economics and society for more than sixty years. Now for readers everywhere who are concerned with the ways that management practices and principles affect the performance of organizati... Read More

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The Score Takes Care of Itself: My Philosophy of Leadership

- August 20, 2009

Offers insights and best leadership principles from the successful coach of the San Francisco 49ers, explaining how he motivated people, crafted winning teams, and his words of wisdom such as “Believe in people,” and “Keep a short enemies list.” Offers insights and best leadership principles fro... Read More

The New Builders: Face to Face With the True Future of Business

- May 4, 2021

Despite popular belief to the contrary, entrepreneurship in the United States is dying. It has been since before the Great Recession of 2008, and the negative trend in American entrepreneurship has been accelerated by the Covid pandemic. New firms are being started at a slower rate, are employing... Read More

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Good To Great : Why Some Companies Make The Leap and Others Don't

- October 17, 2001

Can a good company become a great one and, if so, how?After a five-year research project, Collins concludes that good to great can and does happen. In this book, he uncovers the underlying variables that enable any type of organization to Can a good company become a great one and, if so, how?Aft... Read More