The Busy Reader

 

Pages in Motion. Passion for Stories.

The Busy Reader

 

Pages in Motion. Passion for Stories.

December 1, 2019

Video Length 1:42

Who Should Read It

Anyone considering a complete career change, or wondering why their resume looks so random.

Why Should We Read It

Fear not! Our resumes are awesome!!

What Will We Learn

In our world of hyper-specialization, having a breadth of experience does not mean we are "falling behind", and in fact will be the key to greater success.

Book Reflections

"I...had no idea what career I wanted. I was on track to wa...

January 1, 2019

Video Length 2:28

Who Should Read It

Anyone who is afraid of making mistakes.

Why Should We Read It

We will learn how to embrace our mistakes and drive effective organizational change.  

What Will We Learn

Mistakes are actually opportunities!

Book Reflections

"How can we fail if we never try?"

In primary school, there was a particular group of my classmates who effortlessly earned straight A’s by simply glancing at their textbooks...

September 2, 2018

Video Length 2:40

Who Should Read It

Everyone in the workforce, including and especially those in upper management

Why Should We Read It

If we truly care about our employees and our company mission, then we should understand why it's profitable to enact policies that truly sustains our employees' health and growth potential.

What Will We Learn

Companies who continue to invest in true human sustainability, even in the sight of econom...

December 1, 2017

Video Length 5:44

Who Should Read It

People who are eager to drive innovation in large organizations

Why Should We Read It

Large organizations can be innovative and no, they are not allergic to the Lean Startup. The Startup Way will tell us how they adopt and transform.

What Will We Learn

We will learn how large organizations adopt the Lean Startup method and transform the product management, organizations, and culture!

Book Summary

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November 1, 2017

Video Length 3:33

Who Should Read It

People who are interested in Satya Nadella, Microsoft, cloud, artificial intelligence, and quantum computing.

Why Should We Read It

Microsoft stock price has tripled since Mr. Nadella became the CEO. Mr. Nadella will share his visions and strategies in this book.

What Will We Learn

We will learn more about Mr. Nadella's personal experience and how it impacts his vision for Microsoft.

Book Summary

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July 1, 2017

Video Length 4:19

Who Should Read It

Entrepreneurs, technologists, business experts, international relationship experts, and those who want to know why the world now is so different than the one in the 1990's.

Why Should We Read It

In a constantly changing world, the only way to beat the change is to adapt faster than the change. As Mr. Friedman puts it, "The only way to steer is to paddle as fast or faster than the rate of change...

June 1, 2017

Video Length 6:44

Who Should Read it

Anyone who wants to overcome adversity and build resilience.

Why Should We Read it

Sometimes things do not go as we planned, and sometimes life goes down instead of up. If we embrace the Option B, we can overcome our adversities and find new meaning in our life. 

What Will We Learn

We will learn how one person endured heartbreaking pains, and how she survived and thrived.

Book Summary

"Ms. San...

April 1, 2017

Video (5:31)

Who Should Read it

Executives, managers, product managers, and designers

Why Should We Read it

This book shows us how to think about human behavior and human psychology when designing products. If we want our product to sell, then this is our book.

What Will We Learn

We will learn the Six Product Interaction Points, Seven Stages of Action Cycle, Design Thinking Framework, and go-to-market strategies.

Book Summa...

January 2, 2017

Video (2:58)

Who Should Read it

Entrepreneurs, students, and anyone who has passion

Why Should We Read it

Showing our work helps us learn new skills, improve our craft, and invite people's feedback. Showing our work is also a good way to show case our skills to future employers and business partners. 

What Will We Learn

We will learn why we should show our work and how to effectively show it.

Book Summary

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