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
Together Is Betterby Simon Sinek
Be Generous and Brave
Simon Sinek offers a straightforward, moving and even poetic book on finding your joy in the service of others.
Leaving Microsoft to Change the Worldby John Wood
Someday Come Back with Books
Microsoft changed the world. Former Microsoft executive John Wood made it a better place to live: He gave up corporate life to deliver books and build…
A Terrible Thing to Wasteby Harriet A. Washington
Toxins, Disease and Intelligence
National Book Critics Circle Award winner, medical ethicist Harriet A. Washington reveals startling correlations between proximity to pollution and lower intelligence.
Skin in the Gameby Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Stick Your Neck Out
Get involved, says Nassim Nicholas Taleb, but only if you care enough to invest your time, money or commitment. You've got to have skin in the…
The Energy Clockby Molly Fletcher
Control Your Energy
Prolific author Molly Fletcher brings her characteristic dynamic approach to gathering and maintaining your energy.
Joy at Workby Marie Kondo and Scott Sonenshein
Spirituality and Common Sense
World-renowned tidying-up specialist Marie Kondo offers advice for transforming your office and, as always, your life.
Super Pumpedby Mike Isaac
Award-winning journalist Mike Isaac tells the fascinating story of Travis Kalanick’s meteoric rise and fall as CEO of Uber.
The Future of Managementby Gary Hamel
Evolutionary Business Revolution
Business author and HR guru Gary Hamel explains revolutionary management and shows how your company can evolve to embrace it.
The Innovator's Solutionby Clayton M. Christensen and Michael E. Raynor
Seek the Bottom
Clayton M. Christensen and Michael E. Raynor offer a follow-up to Christensen’s best-selling The Innovator’s Dilemma, presenting a clear blueprint to disruptive innovation.
I Know How She Does Itby Laura Vanderkam
The Art of “Having it All”
Laura Vanderkam explores how top-earning women juggle family, careers and personal time. For ambitious professional women, she says, the secret to the good life is properly…