This is a random set of notes and lists formatted in Markdown so I can easily update and refer to it. My own personal wiki if you will. Thoughts may be random and unorganized at times. Browse if you want.
Working Backwards: Insights, Stories, and Secrets from Inside Amazon
One thing for sure that I know after reading this book, if I ever have to hire someone, there is going to be a process behind it. A lot of great insights into what made Amazon uniquely Amazon.
Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
Autonomy, mastery, and purpose. These are what motivate people. Not just at work but in life. This was a highly influential book for me that helped me understand not only the people who worked with me, but also our customers and how it could drive our products. The best summary of the book can be found here.
Author: Craig Kohtz
Last Update: 6 Oct 2021