Anant Jain

Books read and listened to in 2022

Book List

Books (9)

  1. Just Enough Research. Erika Hall.
  2. Peopleware: Productive Projects and Teams. Timothy Lister and Tom DeMarco.
  3. The Innovator's Solution: Creating and Sustaining Successful Growth. Clayton Christensen and Michael E. Raynor.
  4. Thinking in Systems: A Primer. Donella Meadows.
  5. Extreme Programming Explained. Kent Beck.
  6. The Manager's Handbook. Alex MacCaw.
  7. Cribsheet: A Data-Driven Guide to Better, More Relaxed Parenting, from Birth to Preschool. Emily Oster.
  8. The Vignelli Canon. Massimo Vignelli.
  9. High Growth Handbook: Scaling Startups from 10 to 10,000 People. Elad Gil and Kevin Stillwell.

Audiobooks (18)

  1. Leading Snowflakes. Oren Ellenbogen.
  2. The Lessons of History. Will & Ariel Durant.
  3. DeFi and the Future of Finance. Ashwin Ramachandran, Campbell Harvey, and Joey Santoro.
  4. Death by Meeting. Patrick Lencioni.
  5. The Cold Start Problem. Andrew Chen.
  6. Learning How to Learn: How to Succeed in School Without Spending All Your Time Studying; A Guide for Kids and Teens. Barbara Oakley.
  7. High Output Management. Andy Grove. (Reread).
  8. Thanks for the Feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well. Sheila Heen, Douglas Stone.
  9. Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In. Roger Fisher, William Ury.
  10. Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life: Life-Changing Tools for Healthy Relationships. Marshall B. Rosenberg.
  11. Working Backwards: Insights, Stories, and Secrets from Inside Amazon. Bill Carr and Colin Bryar.
  12. Build: An Unorthodox Guide to Making Things Worth Making. Tony Fadell.
  13. Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less. Greg McKeown.
  14. The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company. Bob Iger.
  15. The Dichotomy of Leadership: Balancing the Challenges of Extreme Ownership to Lead and Win. Jocko Willink, Leif Babin.
  16. The Happiest Baby on the Block. Harvey Karp.
  17. Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard. Chip Heath and Dan Heath.
  18. Crossing the Chasm: Marketing and Selling High-Tech Products to Mainstream Customers. Geoffrey A. Moore, Regis McKenna.