Dan Isaza

Reading

I love reading, especially with audiobooks. I'm open to not finishing books, which I represent with a strikethrough in the list below.

Got Suggestions?

I'm currently looking for book recommendations about Engineering leadership.

I'd love to get your suggestions through this form!


Currently Reading

  • High Output Management - Andy Grove
  • Python Tricks - Dan Bader
  • The Messy Middle - Scott Belsky

Reading Soon

  • The Great CEO Within - Matt Mochary

Recently Read

  • Ultralearning - Scott Young
  • What You Do Is Who You Are - Ben Horowitz
  • Empire of Cotton - Sven Beckert
    ⛏️ Still picking at it
  • Good to Great - Jim Collins
  • The Goal - Eliyahu M. Goldratt
  • Trillion Dollar Coach - Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg, Alan Eagle
  • Essentialism - Greg McKeown
  • Toyota Kata - Mike Rother
  • Making Websites Win - Ben Jesson, Karl Blanks
  • Radical Candor - Kim Scott
  • Finite and Infinite Games - James P. Carse
  • The Five Dysfunctions of a Team - Patrick Lencioni
  • Getting Things Done - David Allen
  • I Will Teach You to Be Rich - Ramit Sethi
  • The War of Art - Steven Pressfield
  • No is Not Enough - Naomi Klein
  • The Checklist Manifesto - Atul Gawande
  • Atomic Habits - James Clear
  • Managing Oneself - Peter F. Drucker
  • We Were Eight Years in Power - Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • The Manager's Path - Camille Fournier
  • Extreme Ownership - Jocko Willink, Leif Babin (felt like an in-depth and trigger-happy military memoir)
  • The Last Black Unicorn - Tiffany Haddish
  • Company of One - Paul Jarvis
  • Influence - Robert B. Cialdini (wasn't captivating)
  • The Culture Code - Daniel Coyle
  • Beyond the Phoenix Project - Gene Kim, John Willis
  • The DevOps Handbook - Gene Kim, Patrick Debois, John Willis, Jez Humble
  • Blitzscaling - Chris Yeh, Reid Hoffman
  • High Growth Handbook - Elad Gil
  • Measure What Matters - John Doerr
  • The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin - Benjamin Franklin
  • The Hard Thing About Hard Things - Ben Horowitz
  • The Shock Doctrine - Naomi Klein
  • Rework - Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson
  • The Lean Startup - Eric Ries
  • Lost and Founder - Rand Fishkin
  • The Phoenix Project - Gene Kim, Kevin Behr, George Spafford
  • The 15 Commitments of Conscious Leadership - Jim Dethmer, Diana Chapman, Kaley Klemp
  • The $100 Startup - Chris Guillebeau
  • Who Rules the World? - Noam Chomsky
  • Four Futures - Peter Frase
  • The Bottom Billion - Paul Collier
  • Why Nations Fail - Darron Acemoglu, James Robinson
  • Bossypants - Tina Fey
  • The New Confessions of an Economic Hitman - John Perkins
  • Between the World and Me - Ta-Nehisi Coates
  • Red Notice - Bill Browder
  • The Signal and the Noise - Nate Silver
  • The Pragmatic Programmer - Andy Hunt, Dave Thomas