David N Meyer is a content editor at getAbstract and author of The 100 Best Films To Rent You've Never Heard Of, Twenty Thousand Roads: The Ballad of Gram Parsons and His Cosmic American Music, The Bee Gees: The Biography, and other books. You can find his essays on film and music at davidnmeyer.com
The Innovator’s Dilemmaby Clayton M. Christensen
An Enduring Dilemma
Everything will eventually be disrupted, says business guru Clayton Christensen. Why does his seminal book show no signs of aging?
Fire Weatherby John Vaillant
Anything Can Burn
John Vaillant puts you in the midst of Canada’s cataclysmic 2016 Fort McMurray Fire.
Uncommon Sense Teachingby Barbara Oakley, Beth Rogowsky and Terrence J. Sejnowski
How Students Learn
To make sure your students retain their lessons, engage their brains’ memory systems!
Successful Agingby Daniel J. Levitin
Happier Later Years
Bestseller Daniel Levitin details habits, practices and attitudes that ensure graceful, joyous aging.
Dream Teamsby Shane Snow
Embrace Team Diversity
Bestseller Shane Snow breaks down how to gather, sustain, motivate and inspire diverse teams to collaborate over the long term.
Working Backwardsby Colin Bryar and Bill Carr
How Amazon Does It
Amazon insiders Colin Bryar and Bill Carr detail Amazon’s processes for hiring, compensation and expansion as well as using metrics, generating new ideas and nurturing its corporate culture.
Transaction Manby Nicholas Lemann
A Tour de Force
New Yorker staff writer and Columbia University professor Nicholas Lemann offers a detailed history of the crucial economic trends and philosophies of the 20th century.
Nomad Centuryby Gaia Vince
Migration and Climate Change
Gaia Vince details how climate change will drive immigration, how immigrants help their host nations and how the world must adapt to the escalating climate…
Change Managementby Jeffrey M. Hiatt and Timothy J. Creasy
Make Change Happen
In this evolved, worthwhile guide, change management leaders Jeffrey M. Hiatt and Timothy J. Creasey teach how to drive effective change.
Happen to Your Careerby Scott Anthony Barlow
Become a “Happy High Achiever”
Career coach Scott Barlow, host of the HTYC podcast, guides you toward building the mind-set you need to pursue a deeply fulfilling career – and life.