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Jake and Jonathan

150 EpisodesProduced by Jake Knapp & Jonathan CourtneyWebsite

Jake and Jonathan (formally Product Breakfast Club) is a behind the scenes look at how some of the best companies in the world design their products. Jake Knapp, NY Times best-selling author of "Sprint", has helped companies like Slack, Nest and 23andMe build successful products. Jonathan Courtney, … read more


56: Best Books 2018

Happy podbirthday! 🎉 It’s the podcast’s 1 year birthday. 👶🏻

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Get ready for a whole bunch of book recommendations! (All in the links below) Although Jake and Jonathan only get to the book recommendations around the 40-minute mark, so don’t hold your breath. Or hold it for 40 minutes. Whichever is easier for you. 🌬

Before getting to the book recommendations, Jake and Jonathan talk about a few things: Jake interviewing Julie Zhuo, Jake’s podcast journal (JAKEPODS!), the economy of Red Dead Redemption 2… which leads into a deeper topic of how to stay excited about what’s next in life! Failure sucks. Enjoy!


Julie Zhuo on Medium

Something Seems Very Wrong With Red Dead Redemption 2’s Economy—Forbes

Limited Edition: Product Breakfast Club Tees 👕

Joe Rogan Experience #1198 — Derren Brown

BOOK: The Obstacle is the Way: The Ancient Art of Turning Adversity to Advantage by Ryan Holiday

BOOK: The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact by Chip and Dan Heath

BOOK: This Is Marketing: You Can’t Be Seen Until You Learn to See by Seth Godin

Jason Fried on Medium

BOOK: Red Rising

BOOK: The Broken Earth Trilogy: The Fifth Season, The Obelisk Gate, The Stone Sky

BOOK: All Systems Red: The Murderbot Diaries

BOOK: The Gone World

BOOK: 1984

BOOK: Slaughterhouse-Five

BOOK: The Road

BOOK: Harry Potter Paperback Box Set (Books 1–7)

BOOK: Wool

BOOK: Rework by Jason Fried and DHH

BOOK: Hooked by Nir Eyal

BOOK: The Martian

BOOK: Gone Girl

BOOK: State of the Art

BOOK: Look to Windward

The Tim Ferriss Show 

Jocko Podcast

Astro Teller — Moonshot 10X Thinking (YouTube)

AJ&Smart + Jake Knapp Official Design Sprint 👀

Buy Sprint! 📘

Buy Make Time! 📗

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