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A Perfect Union of Contrary Things
- By: Maynard James Keenan, Sarah Jensen
- Narrated by: Devon Sorvari, Maynard James Keenan
- Length: 11 hrs and 11 mins
This is the official authorized biography of musician and vintner Maynard James Keenan, the enigmatic vocalist for Tool, A Perfect Circle, and Puscifer. Co-author Sarah Jensen's 30-year friendship with Keenan gives her unique insight into his history and career trajectory. The book traces Keenan's journey from his Midwest childhood to his years in the army to his time in art school, from his stint at a Boston pet shop to his place in the international spotlight and his influence on contemporary music and regional winemaking.
At times nauseating in over the top praise
- By James F. on 25-12-2017
I’m a TOOL, APC fan, so was fascinated in the story of maynards life. My only criticism of the book was that the author really made him seem god like. It just felt a little contrived. BUT I really enjoyed it and maynards anecdotes
The Infinite Game
- How Great Businesses Achieve Long-lasting Success
- By: Simon Sinek
- Narrated by: Simon Sinek
- Length: 6 hrs and 56 mins
The New York Times best-selling author of Start With Why, Leaders Eat Last and Together Is Better offers a bold new approach to business strategy by asking one question: are you playing the finite game or the infinite game? In The Infinite Game, Sinek applies game theory to explore how great business achieve long-lasting success. He finds that building long-term value and healthy, enduring growth - that playing the infinite game - is the only thing that matters to your business.
- By Amazon Customer on 09-01-2020
Full disclosure - Im a Simon Sinek fanboy, so my review will be biased.
Love the way Simon breaks things down into very simple and approachable concepts.
This book itself was great, and my big takeaway was refining my businesses 'Just Cause'