1The Republic of Tea: How an Idea Becomes a Business by
A rare fly-on-the-wall look at what it is to start a business, told through the eyes of a mentor and a student. Hard to find and worth it.
Seth’s latest book is The Icarus Deception: How High Will You Fly?
“In a passage that could come from Clayton Christensen’s The Innovator’s Dilemma, Petroski writes that, ‘Even if a building is well designed structurally, it can still succumb to failure through no fault of its own.’”
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A few months ago, I asked Dan Pink for book recommendations. He replied with an excellent list: “6 books on the Art and Science of Sales.” The second book on Pink’s list is Dale Carnegie’s How To Win Friends and Influence People, first published in 1936. Pink writes that “Some readers…