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#1: Daring Greatly
How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
By Brené Brown
Narrated by Brené Brown / 6 hours 30 minutes
The #1 New York Times bestseller. 1 million copies sold!
From thought leader Dr. Brené Brown, a transformative new vision for the way we lead, love, work, parent, and educate that teaches us the power of vulnerability.
“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have... Read more »
#2: Dare to Lead
Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts.
By Brené Brown
Narrated by Brené Brown / 8 hours 9 minutes
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Brené Brown has taught us what it means to dare greatly, rise strong, and brave the wilderness. Now, based on new research conducted with leaders, change makers, and culture shifters, she’s showing us how to put those ideas into practice so we can step up and lead.
Don’t miss the hourlong Netflix special Brené... Read more »
#3: The Deficit Myth
Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People's Economy
Narrated by Stephanie Kelton / 10 hours 52 minutes
A New York Times Bestseller
The leading thinker and most visible public advocate of modern monetary theory -- the freshest and most important idea about economics in decades -- delivers a radically different, bold, new understanding for how to build a just and prosperous society.
Stephanie Kelton's brilliant exploration of modern monetary... Read more »
#4: Atomic Habits
An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
By James Clear
5 hours 35 minutes
The instant New York Times bestseller. Over 1 million copies sold!
Tiny Changes, Remarkable Results
No matter your goals, Atomic Habits offers a proven framework for improving--every day. James Clear, one of the world's leading experts on habit formation, reveals practical strategies that will teach you exactly how to form good habits, break bad... Read more »
The New Science of Adult Attachment and How It Can Help You Find--and Keep-- Love
By Amir Levine & Rachel Heller
7 hours 6 minutes
"A groundbreaking book that redefines what it means to be in a relationship."
--John Gray, PhD., bestselling author of Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus
We already rely on science to tell us what to eat, when to exercise, and how long to sleep. Why not use science to help us improve our relationships? In this revolutionary book, psychiatrist... Read more »
#6: The Making of a Manager
What to Do When Everyone Looks to You
By Julie Zhuo
7 hours 32 minutes
Congratulations, you're a manager! After you pop the champagne, accept the shiny new title, and step into this thrilling next chapter of your career, the truth descends like a fog: you don't really know what you're doing.
That's exactly how Julie Zhuo felt when she became a rookie manager at the age of 25. She stared at a long list of... Read more »
#7: The Biggest Bluff
How I Learned to Pay Attention, Master Myself, and Win
11 hours 12 minutes
How a New York Times bestselling author and New Yorker contributor parlayed a strong grasp of the science of human decision-making and a woeful ignorance of cards into a life-changing run as a professional poker player, under the wing of a legend of the game
It's true that Maria Konnikova had never actually played poker before and didn't even... Read more »
#8: Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
Incerto: Book #3
Narrated by Joe Ochman / 16 hours 13 minutes
Antifragile is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, The Black Swan, and The Bed of Procrustes.
Nassim Nicholas Taleb, the... Read more »
The New Psychology of Success
10 hours 23 minutes
The updated edition of the book that has changed millions of lives with its insights into the growth mindset.
After decades of research, world-renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D., discovered a simple but groundbreaking idea: the power of mindset. In this brilliant book, she shows how success in school, work, sports,... Read more »
#10: Start with Why
How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action ( Intl Ed)
By Simon Sinek
Narrated by Simon Sinek / 7 hours 11 minutes
Why are some people and organizations more innovative, more influential, and more profitable than others? Why do some command greater loyalty from customers and employees alike? Even among the successful, why are so few able to repeat their successes over and over? People like Martin Luther King Jr., Steve Jobs, and the Wright Brothers might... Read more »
#11: How We Show Up
Reclaiming Family, Friendship, and Community
By Mia Birdsong
Narrated by Mia Birdsong / 6 hours 45 minutes
An Invitation to Community and Models for Connection
After almost every presentation activist and writer Mia Birdsong gives to executives, think tanks, and policy makers, one of those leaders quietly confesses how much they long for the profound community she describes. They have family, friends, and colleagues, yet they still feel like... Read more »
#12: Never Split the Difference
Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It
By Chris Voss & Tahl Raz
Narrated by Michael Kramer / 8 hours 7 minutes
A former international hostage negotiator for the FBI offers a new, field-tested approach to high-stakes negotiations—whether in the boardroom or at home.
After a stint policing the rough streets of Kansas City, Missouri, Chris Voss joined the FBI, where his career as a hostage negotiator brought him face-to-face with a range of criminals,... Read more »
#13: Bullshit Jobs
12 hours 39 minutes
From bestselling writer David Graeber—“a master of opening up thought and stimulating debate” (Slate)—a powerful argument against the rise of meaningless, unfulfilling jobs…and their consequences.
Does your job make a meaningful contribution to the world? In the spring of 2013, David Graeber asked this question in a playful, provocative essay... Read more »
#14: The Age of Surveillance Capitalism
The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power
24 hours 16 minutes
The challenges to humanity posed by the digital future, the first detailed examination of the unprecedented form of power called "surveillance capitalism," and the quest by powerful corporations to predict and control our behavior.
In this masterwork of original thinking and research, Shoshana Zuboff provides startling insights into the... Read more »
#15: This Changes Everything
Capitalism vs. The Climate
By Naomi Klein
Narrated by Ellen Archer / 20 hours 44 minutes
The most important book yet from the author of the international bestseller The Shock Doctrine, a brilliant explanation of why the climate crisis challenges us to abandon the core “free market” ideology of our time, restructure the global economy, and remake our political systems.
In short, either we embrace radical change ourselves or radical... Read more »
The Power of Passion and Perseverance
Narrated by Angela Duckworth / 9 hours 22 minutes
In this instant New York Times bestseller, Angela Duckworth shows anyone striving to succeed that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent, but a special blend of passion and persistence she calls “grit.” “Inspiration for non-geniuses everywhere” (People).
The daughter of a scientist who frequently noted her lack of “genius,” Angela... Read more »
#17: Good to Great
Good to Great: Book #1
By Jim Collins
Narrated by Jim Collins / 9 hours 58 minutes
Built To Last, the defining management study of the nineties, showed how great companies triumph over time and how long-term sustained performance can be engineered into the DNA of an enterprise from the very beginning.
But what about companies that are not born with great DNA? How can good companies, mediocre companies, even bad companies... Read more »
#18: Dream Big
Know What You Want, Why You Want It, and What You’re Going to Do About It
By Bob Goff
5 hours 36 minutes
Find and Reach Your Biggest Dreams
Bob Goff is on a mission to help people recapture the version of their lives they dreamed about before fear started calling the shots. He wants them to dream big.
In his revelatory yet utterly practical new audiobook, Bob takes you on a life-proven journey to rediscover your dreams and turn them into reality.... Read more »
The Inside Story
By Steven Levy
18 hours 57 minutes
“Levy’s all-access Facebook reflects the reputational swan dive of its subject. . . . The result is evenhanded and devastating.”—San Francisco Chronicle
“[Levy’s] evenhanded conclusions are still damning.”—Reason
“[He] doesn’t shy from asking the tough questions.”—The Washington Post
“Reminds you the HBO show Silicon Valley did not have to reach... Read more »
#20: Getting to Yes
How to Negotiate Agreement Without Giving In
By Roger Fisher & William Ury
Narrated by Dennis Boutsikaris / 6 hours 17 minutes
Getting to Yes offers a concise, step-by-step, proven strategy for coming to mutually acceptable agreements in every sort of conflict—whether it involves parents and children, neighbors, bosses and employees, customers or corporations, tenants or diplomats. Based on the work of the Harvard Negotiation Project, a group that deals continually with... Read more »
#21: Bad Blood
Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
11 hours 36 minutes
“Theranos was a startup that set itself apart from the bevy of others in Silicon Valley. Its cause was noble, manufacturing revolutionary medical technology that could run a menu of blood tests on only a finger stick's worth of blood, eliminating the need for large painful needles. There was only one problem: the technology didn't exist. Painstakingly researched but still accessible to the medical layman, Pulitzer prize-winning journalist John Carreyrou investigates the meteoric rise and fall of Theranos, exploring how the company managed to fool the public, investors, board members like George Schultz and Henry Kissinger, and even Barack Obama. A must for true crime podcast fans, especially if you find yourself needing a break from the more gruesome stuff.”Maggie, Square Books
#22: Nine Lies about Work
A Freethinking Leader's Guide to the Real World
Narrated by Ashley Goodall & Marcus Buckingham / 8 hours 52 minutes
Your organization's culture is the key to its success. Strategic planning is essential. People's competencies should be measured and their weaknesses shored up. People crave feedback. These may sound like basic truths of our work lives today. But actually, they're lies. As Marcus Buckingham and Ashley Goodall show in this provocative, inspiring... Read more »
#23: The Effective Executive
The Definitive Guide to Getting the Right Things Done
Narrated by Jim Collins & Tim Andres Pabon / 6 hours 15 minutes
A handsome, commemorative edition of Peter F. Drucker’s timeless classic work on leadership and management, with a foreword by Jim Collins.
What makes an effective executive?
For decades, Peter F. Drucker was widely regarded as "the dean of this country’s business and management philosophers" (Wall Street Journal). In this concise and brilliant... Read more »
Life and Work
By Ray Dalio & Jeremy Bobb
Narrated by Ray Dalio & Jeremy Bobb / 16 hours 4 minutes
#1 New York Times Bestseller
“Significant...The book is both instructive and surprisingly moving.” —The New York Times
Ray Dalio, one of the world’s most successful investors and entrepreneurs, shares the unconventional principles that he’s developed, refined, and used over the past forty years to create unique results in both life and... Read more »
#25: The Memo
What Women of Color Need to Know to Secure a Seat at the Table
By Minda Harts
Narrated by Minda Harts / 4 hours 59 minutes
The Memo is the much-needed career advice guide for women of color specifically, finally ending the one-size-fits-all approach of business books that lump together women across races and overlook the unique barriers to success for women of color. In a charismatic and relatable voice, Minda Harts brings her entrepreneurial experience as CEO of... Read more »
#26: Let My People Go Surfing
The Education of a Reluctant Businessman--Including 10 More Years of Business Unusual
Narrated by Christopher Grove & Yvon Chouinard / 7 hours 58 minutes
In his long-awaited memoir, Yvon Chouinard-legendary climber, businessman, environmentalist, and founder of Patagonia, Inc.-shares the persistence and courage that have gone into being head of one of the most respected and environmentally responsible companies on earth. From his youth as the son of a French Canadian blacksmith to the thrilling,... Read more »
#27: The Shock Doctrine - Abridged
The Rise of Disaster Capitalism
By Naomi Klein
Narrated by Jennifer Wiltsie / 9 hours 1 minute
In her ground-breaking reporting Naomi Klein introduced the term "disaster capitalism." Whether covering Baghdad after the U.S. occupation, Sri Lanka in the wake of the tsunami, or New Orleans post-Katrina, she witnessed something remarkably similar. People still reeling from catastrophe were being hit again, this time with economic "shock... Read more »
How to Come Together, Unleash Our Power, and Change the Game
By Abby Wambach
1 hour 10 minutes
“Abby is a relatable revolutionary — with WOLFPACK, she inspires the confidence, leadership and sisterhood we all so desperately need right now.” — Amy Schumer
This program is read by the author.
Based on her inspiring, viral 2018 commencement speech to Barnard College’s graduates in New York City, New York Times bestselling author, two-time... Read more »
#29: Dark Towers
Deutsche Bank, Donald Trump, and an Epic Trail of Destruction
By David Enrich
Narrated by BJ Harrison / 13 hours 11 minutes
“In Dark Towers, David Enrich tells the story of how one of the world’s mightiest banks careened off the rails, threatening everything from our financial system to our democracy through its reckless entanglement with Donald Trump. Darkly fascinating and yet all too real, it’s a tale that will keep you up at night.”
— John Carreyrou, Pulitzer... Read more »
#30: Debt - Updated and Expanded
The First 5,000 Years
Narrated by Grover Gardner / 17 hours 48 minutes
Now in audio, the updated and expanded edition : David Graeber’s “fresh . . . fascinating . . . thought-provoking . . . and exceedingly timely” (Financial Times) history of debt Here anthropologist David Graeber presents a stunning reversal of conventional wisdom: he shows that before there was money, there was debt. For more than 5,000 years,... Read more »
#31: Reimagining Capitalism in a World on Fire
Narrated by Rebecca Henderson & Lucinda Clare / 10 hours 40 minutes
A renowned Harvard professor debunks prevailing orthodoxy with a new intellectual foundation and a practical pathway forward for a system that has lost its moral and ethical foundation in this "powerful" book (Daron Acemoglu).
Free market capitalism is one of humanity's greatest inventions and the greatest source of prosperity the world has ever... Read more »
#32: Radical Candor: Fully Revised & Updated Edition
Be a Kick-Ass Boss Without Losing Your Humanity
By Kim Scott
11 hours 17 minutes
Featuring a NEW PREFACE, AFTERWORD and Radically Candid PERFORMANCE REVIEW BONUS CHAPTER, the fully revised & updated edition of Radical Candor is packed with even more guidance to help you improve your relationships at work.
Radical Candor has been embraced around the world by leaders of every stripe at companies of all sizes. Now a cultural... Read more »
#33: Becoming Bulletproof
Protect Yourself, Read People, Influence Situations, and Live Fearlessly
10 hours 20 minutes
Former Secret Service agent and star of Bravo’s Spy Games Evy Poumpouras shares lessons learned from protecting presidents, as well insights and skills from the oldest and most elite security force in the world to help you prepare for stressful situations, instantly read people, influence how you are perceived, and live a more fearless life.... Read more »
#34: Measure What Matters
How Google, Bono, and the Gates Foundation Rock the World with OKRs
By John Doerr & Larry Page
Narrated by John Doerr, Various, William Davidow, Brett Kopf, Jini Kim, Mike Lee, Atticus Tysen, Patti Stonesifer, Susan Wojcicki, Cristos Goodrow, Julia Collins, Alex Garden & Joseph Suzuki / 7 hours 56 minutes
Legendary venture capitalist John Doerr reveals how the goal-setting system of Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) has helped tech giants from Intel to Google achieve explosive growth--and how it can help any organization thrive.
In the fall of 1999, John Doerr met with the founders of a start-up whom he'd just given $12.5 million, the biggest... Read more »
#35: The Creature from Jekyll Island: A Second Look at the Federal Reserve
Narrated by Mark Bramhall / 24 hours 17 minutes
Where does money come from? Where does it go? Who makes it? The money magicians' secrets are unveiled. We get a close look at their mirrors and smoke machines, their pulleys, cogs, and wheels that create the grand illusion called money. A dry and boring subject? Just wait! You'll be hooked in five minutes. Reads like a detective story — which it... Read more »
Narrated by Patrick Lawlor / 25 hours 40 minutes
The dramatic inside story of the downfall of Michael Eisner—Disney Chairman and CEO—and the scandals that drove America’s best-known entertainment company to civil war.
“When You Wish Upon a Star,” “Whistle While You Work,” “The Happiest Place on Earth”—these are lyrics indelibly linked to Disney, one of the most admired and best-known companies... Read more »
#37: The Total Money Makeover - Abridged
A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness
By Dave Ramsey
Narrated by Dave Ramsey / 3 hours 41 minutes
The success stories speak for themselves in this audio book from money maestro Dave Ramsey. Instead of promising the normal dose of quick fixes, Ramsey offers a bold, no-nonsense approach to money matters, providing not only the how-to but also a grounded and uplifting hope for getting out of debt and achieving total financial health.
Ramsey... Read more »
The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
Narrated by Daniel H. Pink / 5 hours 53 minutes
The New York Times bestseller that gives readers a paradigm-shattering new way to think about motivation from the author of When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing
Most people believe that the best way to motivate is with rewards like money—the carrot-and-stick approach. That's a mistake, says Daniel H. Pink (author of To Sell Is Human:... Read more »
#39: The Fifth Domain
Defending Our Country, Our Companies, and Ourselves in the Age of Cyber Threats
12 hours 7 minutes
An urgent new warning from two bestselling security experts--and a gripping inside look at how governments, firms, and ordinary citizens can confront and contain the tyrants, hackers, and criminals bent on turning the digital realm into a war zone.
"In the battle raging between offense and defense in cyberspace, Clarke and Knake have some... Read more »
#40: No Filter
The Inside Story of Instagram
By Sarah Frier
11 hours 20 minutes
In this “sequel to The Social Network” (The New York Times), award-winning reporter Sarah Frier reveals the never-before-told story of how Instagram became the most culturally defining app of the decade.
“The most enrapturing book about Silicon Valley drama since Hatching Twitter” (Fortune), No Filter “pairs phenomenal in-depth reporting with... Read more »
#41: What Got You Here Won't Get You There - Abridged
How Successful People Become Even More Successful
Narrated by Marshall Goldsmith / 6 hours 3 minutes
What’s holding you back? Your hard work is paying off. You are doing well in your field. But there is something standing between you and the next level of achievement. Perhaps one small flaw–a behavior you barely even recognize–is the only thing that’s keeping you from where you want to be.
Who can help? Marshall Goldsmith is an expert at... Read more »
#42: Creative Calling
Establish a Daily Practice, Infuse Your World with Meaning, and Succeed in Work + Life
By Chase Jarvis
8 hours 32 minutes
Life isn’t about “finding” fulfillment and success – it’s about creating it. Why then has creativity been given a back seat in our culture? No longer.
** A Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times and Publishers Weekly Bestseller **
Creativity is a force inside every person that, when unleashed, transforms our lives and delivers vitality to... Read more »
#43: Skin in the Game
Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life
8 hours 20 minutes
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A bold work from the author of The Black Swan that challenges many of our long-held beliefs about risk and reward, politics and religion, finance and personal responsibility
In his most provocative and practical book yet, one of the foremost thinkers of our time redefines what it means to understand the world,... Read more »
#44: Minding Miss Manners
In an Era of Fake Etiquette
Narrated by Jacobina Martin / 5 hours 29 minutes
From the most trusted name in advice comes a fresh, contemporary guide to modern manners dilemmas.
Minding Miss Manners: In an Era of Fake Etiquette is a modern guide to modern manners. Facing down the miscreants purveying false etiquette rules (no, you may not wait a year to send a thank-you note for a gift and yes, in an age of... Read more »
#45: How to Be Heard
Secrets for Powerful Speaking and Listening
Narrated by Julian Treasure / 12 hours 27 minutes
Have you ever felt like you're talking, but nobody is listening? Renowned five-time TED Talk speaker and author Julian Treasure reveals how to speak so that people listen-and how to listen so that people feel heard.
As this leading sound expert demonstrates via interviews with world-class speakers, professional performers, and CEOs at the tops... Read more »
#46: Entreleadership - Abridged
20 Years of Practical Business Wisdom from the Trenches
By Dave Ramsey
Narrated by Dave Ramsey / 6 hours 15 minutes
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Total Money Makeover and radio and podcast host Dave Ramsey comes an informative guide based on how he grew a successful, multimillion dollar company from a card table in his living room.
Your company is only as strong as your leaders. These are the men and women doing battle daily beneath the... Read more »
#47: The Success Principles(TM) - 10th Anniversary Edition
How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be
Narrated by Danny Campbell / 21 hours 45 minutes
In celebration of its 10th anniversary, a revised and updated edition of Jack Canfield’s classic bestseller with a brand new foreword and an afterword for succeeding in the digital age.
Since its publication a decade ago, Jack Canfield’s practical and inspiring guide has helped thousands of people transform themselves for success. Now, he has... Read more »
#48: The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace
Empowering Organizations by Encouraging People
By Gary Chapman & Paul White
Based on the #1 New York Times bestseller The 5 Love Languages®(over 12 million copies sold),
Dramatically improve workplace relationships simply by learning your coworkers’ language of appreciation.
This book will give you the tools to improve staff morale, create a more positive workplace, and increase employee engagement. How? By teaching you... Read more »
How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days
Narrated by Dan Bittner / 6 hours 10 minutes
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER
“Sprint offers a transformative formula for testing ideas that works whether you’re at a startup or a large organization. Within five days, you’ll move from idea to prototype to decision, saving you and your team countless hours and countless dollars. A must read for entrepreneurs of all... Read more »
#50: In Awe
Rediscover Your Childlike Wonder to Unleash Inspiration, Meaning, and Joy
By John O'Leary
7 hours 37 minutes
NATIONAL BESTSELLER • The #1 bestselling author of On Fire shows us how to recapture and harness our childlike sense of wonder in order to become more engaged, successful, and fulfilled.
“Engaging . . . O’Leary encourages us to see the world through a child’s eyes.”—Mitch Albom, author of Tuesdays with Morrie
There once was a time when we... Read more »
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