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The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz • leadership • dotcom bubble • biography

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leadership ● dotcom bubble ● biography

Recommendation 5 / 5

The Hard Thing About Hard Things talks about being a CEO during peacetime and wartime. The book is written by Ben Horowitz, an American investor and a technology entrepreneur. Actually, the whole book is the journey through his founding of the company called Loudcloud which was the first major company offering cloud storage. Today all big companies, such as Apple, Google, Amazon, Microsoft are doing that, but the Loudcloud was really the first one which connected a cloud with…

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Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World by Adam Grant • risk-taking • creativity • conformity

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psychology ● strategy ● marketing

Recommendation 4 / 5

Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World is about creativity, risk-taking and conformity. The book is written by Adam Grant an American psychologist who is also a professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania specializing in organisational psychology. In the book, he studies a relationship between entrepreneurship and risk-taking. Most people think that extremely successful entrepreneurs are risk-takers, however, the data provided in the book shows something…