Craig Newmark

6 Craig Newmark Recommended Books

Craig Newmark is an American internet entrepreneur, philanthropist, and software engineer who is best known for founding Craigslist in 1995. Newmark’s work on Craigslist has been credited with changing the way people buy and sell goods, find jobs, and even date. He currently serves as the chair of the board of directors of Craigslist. Additionally, he is a noted supporter of veterans, journalism, and voter engagement.

6 Books recommended by Craig Newmark

Ghosting the News

Ghosting the News

Local Journalism and the Crisis of American Democracy

Author :Margaret Sullivan

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"Tells us what’s happening in local journalism, how important that is, and what we need to support it." - Craig Newmark [Source]

The Mirror & the Light

The Mirror & the Light

Thomas Cromwell, Book 3

Author :Hilary Mantel

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"Illustrates the use, abuse, and limitations of influence—particularly when the stakes are high." - Craig Newmark [Source]

New Power

New Power

How Power Works in Our Hyperconnected World--and How to Make It Work for You

Author :Jeremy Heimans

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"The nature and use of power is changing rapidly, distributing broadly in unexpected channels. [This book] provides the practical tools to help us all understand this shift." - Craig Newmark [Source]

Book of Longing

Book of Longing

Author :Leonard Cohen

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"His work brings me closer to sensing the divine, and apparently that’s also true for millions across the globe." - Craig Newmark [Source]

This is How You Lose the Time War

This is How You Lose the Time War

Author :Amal El-Mohtar

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Craig Newmark recommended this book on Twitter. [Source]

The City We Became

The City We Became

A Novel

Author :N. K. Jemisin

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Craig Newmark recommended this book on Twitter. [Source]

FAQs

Q1: What types of books does Craig Newmark recommend?

Craig Newmark typically recommends books that are focused on professional skills, such as negotiation, leadership, and time management. He also recommends books that look at the philosophical aspects of work, such as the power of positive thinking.

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Craig Newmark updates his book recommendations periodically, so it's best to check his blog page for the latest list of recommended books.

Yes, Craig Newmark posts other content on his blog page, including updates on his philanthropic activities, as well as opinions and insights about a wide range of topics.