Book Summaries C

Last updated: Jun 25, 2023

Creativity, Inc. by Ed Catmull

Crucial Conversations by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler

Contagious by Jonah Berger

The Compound Effect by Darren Hardy

Crush It! by Gary Vaynerchuk

The Challenger Sale by Matthew Dixon and Brent Adamson

The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande

Crushing It! by Gary Vaynerchuk

The Culture Code by Daniel Coyle

The China Study by T. Colin Campbell and Thomas M. Campbell II

The Coaching Habit by Michael Bungay Stanier

The Code of the Extraordinary Mind by Vishen Lakhiani

The Creative Habit by Twyla Tharp

Choose Yourself by James Altucher

The Charisma Myth by Olivia Fox Cabane

Creativity by Osho

Capitalism and Freedom by Milton Friedman

Captivate by Vanessa van Edwards

Change Your Questions, Change Your Life by Marilee Adams

Charlie Munger by Tren Griffin

Codependent No More by Melody Beattie

Content Inc. by Joe Pulizzi

Conversational Intelligence by Judith E. Glaser

Cosmos by Carl Sagan

The Closer‘s Survival Guide by Grant Cardone

Creating Lasting Change by Tony Robbins

The Concise Art of Seduction by Robert Greene

Crossing the Chasm by Geoffrey A. Moore

The Confidence Code by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman

Crucial Confrontations by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, Al Switzler, and David Maxfield

The Courage To Be Disliked by Fumitake Koga and Ichiro Kishimi

The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield

Combo Prospecting by Tony J. Hughes

Customer Service by Peter Shankman

Customer Success by Nick Mehta, Dan Steinman, and Lincoln Murphy

Customer Centricity by Peter Fader

Customer Experience by Colin Shaw

The Code Book by Simon Singh

Customer Relationship Management by Francis Buttle

Contagious Selling by David A. Rich

Customer Experience 3.0 by John A. Goodman

Contagious Optimism by David Mezzapelle

Customer Satisfaction Is Worthless, Customer Loyalty Is Priceless by Jeffrey Gitomer

Competing on Analytics by Thomas H. Davenport and Jeanne G. Harris

Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits by Philip Fisher

Collaborative Intelligence by Dawna Markova and Angie McArthur

Customer Loyalty by Jill Griffin

Contagious Success by Susan Lucia Annunzio

The Customer Rules by Lee Cockerell

Customer Service Training 101 by Renee Evenson

The Circle by Dave Eggers

Connected by Nicholas A. Christakis and James H. Fowler

Conscious Capitalism by John Mackey and Raj Sisodia

Common Sense on Mutual Funds by John C. Bogle

The Champion's Mind by Jim Afremow

Coaching for Performance by John Whitmore

The Coaching Mindset by Chad Hall

Chernobyl by Serhii Plokhy

Co-Active Coaching by Henry Kimsey-House, Karen Kimsey-House, Phillip Sandahl, and Laura Whitworth

Customer-Centric Marketing by Aldo Cundari

Crucial Conversations for Dummies by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler

Customer Service Skills for Success by Robert W. Lucas

Competitive Advantage by Michael E. Porter

The Color of Law by Richard Rothstein

Codependency by David Craft

The Creative Curve by Allen Gannett

Coaching Agile Teams by Lyssa Adkins

The Conscious Parent by Dr. Shefali Tsabary

The Circadian Code by Satchin Panda

Coaching Questions by Tony Stoltzfus

Coaching for Leadership by Marshall Goldsmith, Laurence S. Lyons, and Sarah McArthur

Coaching Salespeople into Sales Champions by Keith Rosen

The Confidence Game by Maria Konnikova

Corruption by Robert Klitgaard

The Confidence Gap by Russ Harris

China's Economy by Arthur R. Kroeber

The Complete Guide to Fasting by Jason Fung and Jimmy Moore

Conversational Capacity by Craig Weber

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy by Judith S. Beck

Close the Deal by Sam Deep and Lyle Sussman

Contrarian Investment Strategies by David Dreman

Crucial Conversations for Couples by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler

The Copywriter's Handbook by Robert W. Bly

Customer Service Management Training 101 by Renee Evenson

The Color Purple by Alice Walker

The Covert Passive-Aggressive Narcissist by Debbie Mirza

The Case Against Sugar by Gary Taubes

Creating a World Without Poverty by Muhammad Yunus

The Charismatic Edge by Owen Fitzpatrick

The Content Code by Mark W. Schaefer

Click Here to Kill Everybody by Bruce Schneier

Conversational Intelligence for Coaches by Judith E. Glaser

Collaboration by Morten T. Hansen

Conflict Resolution by Stewart Levine

Competing for the Future by Gary Hamel and C.K. Prahalad

Customer Mania! by Ken Blanchard, Jim Ballard, and Fred Finch

The Coaching Manual by Julie Starr

The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

The Case for Impeachment by Allan J. Lichtman

Commander in Cheat by Rick Reilly

The Coddling of the American Mind by Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt

The Commanding Heights by Daniel Yergin and Joseph Stanislaw

Can't Hurt Me by David Goggins

Customer Experience Management by Bernd H. Schmitt

Code by Charles Petzold

The Color of Water by James McBride

The Coaching Organization by James M. Hunt and Joseph R. Weintraub

Coaching for Emotional Intelligence by Bob Wall

The Coaching Connection by John Hoover

Coaching for Performance Excellence by James M. Hunt and Joseph R. Weintraub

Cultural Intelligence by David C. Thomas and Kerr Inkson

Cluttered Mess to Organized Success Workbook by Cassandra Aarssen

The Customer-Funded Business by John Mullins

Clear Your Clutter with Feng Shui by Karen Kingston

The Climate Casino by William D. Nordhaus

Cryptocurrency by Paul Vigna and Michael J. Casey

Customer Service Revolution by John R. DiJulius III

Complexity by Melanie Mitchell

Confident Public Speaking by Deanna Sellnow

Confessions of a Keynote Speaker by Scott Schwertly

Clutterfree with Kids by Joshua Becker

Conversion Optimization by Khalid Saleh and Ayat Shukairy

Crushing YouTube by Joseph Hogue

The Call of the Wild by Jack London

Content Marketing for Dummies by Susan Gunelius

Choose Yourself! Be Happy, Make Millions, Live the Dream by James Altucher

The Cases That Haunt Us by John Douglas and Mark Olshaker

Conversational Intelligence for Educators by Judith E. Glaser

The Conversion Code by Chris Smith

Continuous Delivery by Jez Humble and David Farley

The Cult of the Amateur by Andrew Keen

The Charisma Code by Robin Sol Lieberman

Confidence by Martin Meadows

Complications by Atul Gawande

China's Asian Dream by Tom Miller

China's Great Wall of Debt by Dinny McMahon

China's Disruptors by Edward Tse

China's Second Continent by Howard W. French

China's Crony Capitalism by Minxin Pei

The Coaching Habit for Parents by Michael Bungay Stanier

The Champion's Comeback by Jim Afremow

The Culture Map by Erin Meyer

Choose FI by Chris Mamula, Brad Barrett, and Jonathan Mendonsa

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

Copywriting Secrets by Jim Edwards

Collaborative Leadership by David D. Chrislip and Carl E. Larson

The Coming Plague by Laurie Garrett

China's War with Japan, 1937-1945 by Rana Mitter

The Choice by Edith Eger

Coach Wooden's Pyramid of Success by John Wooden

The Constitution of Liberty by Friedrich Hayek

Content Strategy for the Web by Kristina Halvorson and Melissa Rach

The Customer Service Revolution by John R. DiJulius III

The Customer Loyalty Loop by Noah Fleming

CBT for Beginners by Beatrice Phelps

Copy Logic! The New Science of Producing Breakthrough Copy (Without Criticism) by Michael Masterson

The Customer Experience Book by Alan Pennington

Copywriting by Mark Shaw

Customer Analytics for Dummies by Jeff Sauro

Character Disturbance by George K. Simon Jr.

Collaborative Circles by Michael P. Farrell

Choosing Civility by P.M. Forni

Conversational Intelligence for School Leaders by Judith E. Glaser

Competing Against Time by George Stalk Jr. and Thomas M. Hout

The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order by Samuel P. Huntington

The Carbon Age by Eric Roston

The Crossroads of Should and Must by Elle Luna

Customer Obsessed by Eric Berridge

Chokehold by Paul Butler

The Creative Brain by Nancy C. Andreasen

Competitive Strategy for Dummies by Richard Pettinger

Conflict Resolution for Holy Beings by Joy Harjo

Conspiracy of Fools by Kurt Eichenwald

Contagious Content by Jonah Berger

The Courage to Heal by Ellen Bass and Laura Davis

Coaching Agile Organizations by Michael K. Spayd and Lyssa Adkins

Crushing Quota by Michelle Vazzana and Jason Jordan

Chess by László Polgár

The China Study Cookbook by LeAnne Campbell

Cracking Creativity by Michael Michalko

China's Future by David Shambaugh

The Courage to Be by Paul Tillich

The Champion's Code by Ross Bernstein

Coaching and Mentoring by Harvard Business Review

The Cabaret of Plants by Richard Mabey

The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson

The Consulting Bible by Alan Weiss

Corporate Culture and Performance by John P. Kotter and James L. Heskett

The Center Cannot Hold by Elyn R. Saks

The Coaching Manager by James M. Hunt and Joseph R. Weintraub

Coaching Skills by Jenny Rogers

The Cyber Effect by Mary Aiken

The Complete Guide to Real Estate Finance for Investment Properties by Steve Berges

Coach Wooden and Me by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

China's Silent Army by Juan Pablo Cardenal and Heriberto Araújo

China's Superbank by Henry Sanderson and Michael Forsythe

The Collaborative Habit by Twyla Tharp

Content Chemistry by Andy Crestodina

Creating Magic by Lee Cockerell

China's Mobile Economy by Winston Ma

The Confidence Man by Herman Melville

Crushing It in Apartments and Commercial Real Estate by Brian H. Murray

Crucial Conversations at Work by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler

Conversion Rate Optimization by Khalid Saleh and Ayat Shukairy

Cozy Minimalist Home by Myquillyn Smith

The Creature from Jekyll Island by G. Edward Griffin

Crash of the Titans by Greg Farrell

China's Political System by June Teufel Dreyer

The Captured Economy by Brink Lindsey and Steven M. Teles

The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language by David Crystal

Crypto by Steven Levy

Creating a Business That Can Change the World by Marc Benioff and Karen Southwick

The Case for Trump by Victor Davis Hanson

Coaching Skills for Nonprofit Managers and Leaders by Judith Wilson and Michelle Gislason

Call Me by Your Name by André Aciman

The Cathedral and the Bazaar by Eric S. Raymond

The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution by Ganesh Sitaraman

The Carbon Farming Solution by Eric Toensmeier

The Client Acquisition Formula by Chala Dincoy

Contagious Generosity by Chris Willard and Jim Sheppard

Contagious Disciple Making by David L. Watson and Paul D. Watson

Change Your Questions, Change Your Church by Kenneth H. Carter Jr.

The Client Acquisition Blueprint by Adam Witty

The Courage to Create by Rollo May

The Condemnation of Blackness by Khalil Gibran Muhammad

Courageous Leadership by Bill Treasurer

Cross-Cultural Management by David C. Thomas and Mark F. Peterson

The Concept of Mind by Gilbert Ryle

The Champion's Mindset by Joanna Zeiger

The Content Trap by Bharat Anand

The Charismatic Personality by Alan Garner

Compensating the Sales Force by David J. Cichelli

Collective Intelligence by Pierre Levy

The Customer Culture Imperative by Linden R. Brown and Chris L. Brown

The Cholera Years by Charles E. Rosenberg

The China Challenge by Thomas J. Christensen

Community by Peter Block

Content Marketing by Rebecca Lieb

Competitive Intelligence Advantage by Seena Sharp

Creating a Lean and Green Business System by Keivan Zokaei, Hunter Lovins, and Andy Wood

The Closing of the American Mind by Allan Bloom

The Consolations of Philosophy by Alain de Botton

The Cuckoo's Egg by Clifford Stoll

Coffee by Robert W. Thurston, Jonathan Morris, and Shawn Steiman

The Crowd by Gustave Le Bon

China's Environmental Challenges by Judith Shapiro

China's Urban Billion by Tom Miller

Capitalism at the Crossroads by Stuart L. Hart

Collaborative Advantage by Paul Skinner

Crucial Conversations for Healthcare by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler

Corporate Social Responsibility by Philip Kotler and Nancy Lee

Collaborative Learning in Higher Music Education by Helena Gaunt and Heidi Westerlund

The Choice Factory by Richard Shotton

The City Homesteader by Scott Meyer

Collaborative Therapy by Harlene Anderson and Diane Gehart

Crucial Conversations for Law Enforcement by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler

The Code by Margaret O'Mara

Cross-Cultural Business Behavior by Richard R. Gesteland

Crucial Conversations for Parents by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler

Collaborative Governance by John D. Donahue

Complex PTSD by Pete Walker

The Case for Democracy by Natan Sharansky

Collaborative Inquiry for Educators by Jenni Donohoo

Change Your Thoughts - Change Your Life by Wayne W. Dyer

Cod by Mark Kurlansky

Corporate Strategy by Phanish Puranam and Bart Vanneste

The China Study Quick & Easy Cookbook by Del Sroufe

Childhood Disrupted by Donna Jackson Nakazawa

Corporate Finance by Michelle R. Clayman, Martin S. Fridson, and George H. Troughton

Covert Manipulation by James Daugherty

The Conservative Mind by Russell Kirk

Corporate Governance by Bob Tricker

The Cambridge Encyclopedia of the English Language by David Crystal

Conscious Leadership by John Mackey and Steve McIntosh

Code Girls by Liza Mundy

The Cook's Illustrated Cookbook by Cook's Illustrated

Ca$hvertising by Drew Eric Whitman

Call Sign Chaos by Jim Mattis and Bing West

Call to Action by Bryan Eisenberg and Jeffrey Eisenberg

Capital Gaines by Chip Gaines

Capital in the Twenty-First Century by Thomas Piketty

Capturing Customers.com by George Colombo and Jane Colombo Cavanaugh

Career Renegade by Jonathan Fields

Careful by Steve Casner

Carrots And Sticks by Ian Ayres

Cascades by Greg Satell

Catalyst Summary by QuickRead

Catch and Kill by Ronan Farrow

Catch Me If You Can by Frank Abagnale Jr

Catch the Fire by Peggy Klaus

Certain to Win by Chet Richards

Championing Science by Roger D. Aines and Amy L. Aines

Change Anything by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, David Maxfield, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler

Change by Design by Tim Brown

Change the Culture, Change the Game by Roger Connors and Tom Smith

Change Your Attitude by Roger Fritz

Change Your Thinking, Change Your Life by Brian Tracy

Chaos Monkeys by Antonio Garcia Martinez

Charisma by Tony Alessandra

Charisma on Command by Charlie Houpert

Charisma University by Charlie Houpert

Chasing the Scream by Johann Hari

Chess Not Checkers by Mark Miller

Chief Customer Officer 2.0 by Jeanne Bliss

Click Millionaires by Scott Fox

Clients for Life by Jagdish N. Sheth and Andrew Sobel

Clockwork by Mike Michalowicz

Closing Techniques by Stephan Schiffman

Coach Wooden by James Denney

Coach Wooden One-on-One by John Wooden and Jay Carty

Coach Yourself to Win by Howard Guttman

Cognitive Behavior Therapy by Judith S. Beck

Coherence by Alan Watkins

Cold Calling Techniques by Stephan Schiffman

Collaborating with the Enemy by Adam Kahane

Collective Genius by Linda A. Hill, Greg Brandeau, Emily Truelove, and Kent Lineback

Come as You Are by Emily Nagoski

Comebacks at Work by Kathleen Kelley Reardon

Coming to Our Senses by Jon Kabat-Zinn

Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits and Other Writings by Philip Fisher

Communicate to Influence by Ben Decker and Kelly Decker

Communication Catalyst by Mickey Connolly and Richard Rianoshek

Communication for International Business by Elizabeth P. Tierney

Communications Skills for Project Managers by Michael Campbell

Company Of One by Paul Jarvis

Compelling People by John Neffinger and Matthew Kohut

Competing Against Luck by Clayton M. Christensen, Taddy Hall, Karen Dillon, and David S. Duncan

Competitive Strategy by Michael E. Porter

Complexity Avalanche by Stephen J. Andriole

Confessions of a Public Speaker by Scott Berkun

Confessions of a Reformed Control Freak by Anita Renfroe

Confessions of a Serial Entrepreneur by Stuart Skorman

Confessions of A Sociopath by M.E. Thomas

Confessions Of An Advertising Man by David Ogilvy

Confident Digital Content by Adam Waters

Conflict Across Cultures by Michelle LeBaron and Venashri Pillay

ConnectAbility by David Nour

Conscious Business by Fred Kofman

Consistency Selling by Weldon Long

Console Wars by Blake J. Harris

Conspiracy of the Rich by Robert T. Kiyosaki

Consultative Closing by Greg Bennett

Contagious Culture by Anese Cavanaugh

Content Rules by Ann Handley and C.C. Chapman

Controlling People by Patricia Evans

Conversation Confidence by Leil Lowndes

Conversation King by Tom Torero

Conversation Transformation by Ben Benjamin and Amy Yeager

Conversationally Speaking by Alan Garner

Conversations That Sell by Nancy Bleeke

Conversations That Win the Complex Sale by Erik Peterson and Tim Riesterer

Cooked by Michael Pollan

Coping with Anxiety by Edmund J. Bourne

The Career Salesperson by Stephan Schiffman

Counter-Intuitive Selling by Robert Jolles

The Carpenter by Jon Gordon

Counterclockwise by Ellen J. Langer

The Case for Christ by Lee Strobel

Courage by Osho

The Challenger Customer by Brent Adamson, Matthew Dixon, Pat Spenner, and Nick Toman

Courage Goes to Work by Bill Treasurer

Courage to Execute by Kimberly Wiefling

The Charge by Brendon Burchard

Covert Persuasion by Kevin Hogan

Cracking the Sales Management Code by Jason Jordan and Michelle Vazzana

Crashback by Michael Fabey

The Chimp Paradox by Steve Peters

Crashed by Adam Tooze

CrazyBusy by Edward M. Hallowell

The China-U.S Trade War and Future Economic Relations by Richard McGregor

Create Your Dream Job by Dan Miller

The Choose Yourself Guide to Wealth by James Altucher

Create Your Own Future by Brian Tracy

The Click Moment by Frans Johansson

Creating A Million Dollar A Year Sales Income by Paul McCord

Creating Customer Evangelists by Ben McConnell and Jackie Huba

Creative Confidence by Tom Kelley and David Kelley

The Collaborative Organization by Jacob Morgan

Creative Intelligence by Bruce Nussbaum

The Commitment Engine by John Jantsch

Creative People Must Be Stopped by David A. Owens

The Communist Manifesto by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels

Creative Schools by Sir Ken Robinson and Lou Aronica

The Compass and the Nail by Craig Groeschel

The Complete Guide to Accelerating Sales Force Performance by Andris A. Zoltners, Prabhakant Sinha, and Sally E. Lorimer

The Complete Guide to Sales Force Incentive Compensation by Andris A. Zoltners, Prabhakant Sinha, and Sally E. Lorimer

CRM at the Speed of Light by Paul Greenberg

Crossing the Chasm 3rd Edition by Geoffrey A. Moore

The Confidence Effect by Grace Killelea

Crowdsourcing by Jeff Howe

The Conflict Resolution Toolbox by Gary T. Furlong

Crucial Accountability by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, David Maxfield, Ron McMillan, and Al Switzler

The Connected Company by Dave Gray and Thomas Vander Wal

The Conquer Kit by Natalie MacNeil

The Corner Office by Adam Bryant

Crunch Point by Brian Tracy

The Corporate Culture Survival Guide by Edgar H. Schein

Crunch Time by Rick Peterson

The Courage Habit by Kate Swoboda

The Courage Solution by Mindy Mackenzie

The Courageous Follower by Ira Chaleff

Cryptoassets by Chris Burniske and Jack Tatar

Cryptocurrency Trading by Jordan Keizer

The Cubs Way by Tom Verducci

Ctrl Alt Delete by Mitch Joel

Cultural DNA by Gurnek Bains

The Culture Engine by S. Chris Edmonds

Customer Centric Selling by Michael T. Bosworth

Customer-Driven Transformation by David S. Duncan, Dennis W. Campbell, and Peter Tufano

Customers as Partners by Chip R. Bell and John R. Patterson