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Like many others, Peopleware (please read it) was my first book from Tom.
During this slack time is when some of our best thinking happens - it could be while you're at your desk, on the road, or like many of us, laying in bed at 2am.
I highly recommend this book especially to people who manage "knowledge workers."
Really liked this little book. Great read even if some of the examples feels like they are outdated and at times a bit too American. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Magnus Siverbrant
I thought I knew what slack was before reading this, but apparently I had more to learn. Learn why...
- Slack enables quality.
- Delegating is giving up control. Read more
This book is so true and remains relevant. What is happening in the business world today is nothing new. Yet we let it happen..Published 8 months ago by Tobias Holmqvist
A lot of good tips and things to think about with relation to how your org approaches scheduling, prioritization, and risk management. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Jim Wilson
I think this very compressive and interesting book that provides completely other point of view on business, success and now days company organizations. Mr. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Dejan Music
Give yourself chance to slowdown and read this book.
It is just what we need today in this hurry-up, do not think on anything
that is not high priority world. Read more
While some folks have felt that Tom did not go into enough depth on the many topics he covers, he does enough on each topic to give you some good starting points for managing your... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Chris Crafford
This book is essential knowledge for every startup. In today's world where busyness is the de facto standard and Middle Management is a curse world, young managers and... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Jacob Chancery