Over at Farnman Street Shane Parrish curated book recommendations from Charlie Munger–Warren Buffett’s partner and the Vice Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway. I’ve condensed the recommends down to 15 (see the full list here).
Also, Parrish recommends Munger’s lecture on the psychology of human misjudgment. “It is the best 45 minutes you might spend this year.”
“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.’”
Haven’t have time to read this year? We’ve got you covered.
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…