Archive: May 2017

May 23 2017

Cracking the Coding Interview has been one of the best selling books in computer science for a few years now, and for a good reason. It covers almost 200 coding questions on common interview topics, and each question has at[…]

May 18 2017

Never Split the Difference contains advice on negotiation from a former FBI hostage negotiator. The author comes off as a smart guy who really knows a lot about negotiation, and the concepts are thoroughly thought through and very well explained[…]

May 9 2017

The Obstacle is the Way is a book on how to tackle the challenges and obstacles that inevitably will be in your way, whether they are fair or not. Most thoughts are drawn from the stoic school of philosophy, where[…]

May 4 2017

Cal Newport writes about Deep Work, which is defined as professional activities performed in a state of distraction-free concentration that push your cognitive capabilities to their limit. This type of work is extremely valuable as it creates new value, improves[…]