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TL;DR

The density of original points in an average work---book, paper, article, lecture---tends to be pretty low. Most work also tends to be badly organized. Distilling work is thus a time intensive exercise. So I thought it would be useful to share the fruits of that labor.

  1. Eyal, Nir. Hooked.
    Link to Amazon

  2. Schmidt, Eric, and Jonathan Rosenberg. How Google Works.
    Link to Amazon

  3. Wickham, Hadley. ggplot2.
    Link to Amazon

  4. Greenstein, Fred. Children and Politics.
    Link to Amazon

  5. Newport, Cal. Deep Work.
    Link to Amazon

  6. Coffey, Diane, and Dean Spears. Where India Goes.
    Link to Amazon

  7. Stephens-Davidowitz, Seth. Everybody Lies.
    Link to Amazon

  8. Cialdini, Robert. Influence.
    Link to Amazon

  9. Hamming, Richard. You and Your Research.
    http://www.cs.virginia.edu/~robins/YouAndYourResearch.pdf

  10. Sunstein, Cass and Reid Hastie. Wiser: Getting Beyond Groupthink to Make Groups Smarter.
    Link to Amazon

  11. Nadella, Satya, Greg Shaw, and Jill Nichols. Hit Refresh.
    Link to Amazon

  12. Frankl, Victor. Man's Search for Meaning.
    Link to Amazon

  13. Gigerenzer, Gerd. Calculated Risks
    Link to Amazon

  14. Agarwal, Ajay, Joshua Gans, and Avi Goldfarb. Prediction Machines.
    Link to Amazon

  15. Burke, Kevin. How to Write Documentation for People that Don't Read.
    YouTube Video

  16. Gawande, Atul. The Checklist Manifesto.
    Link to Amazon

  17. Akerlof, George, and Robert Shiller. Phishing for Phools: The Economics of Manipulation and Deception.
    Link to Amazon

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