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    • Leading Matters

    • Lessons from My Journey
    • By: John L. Hennessy, Walter Isaacson - foreword
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In Leading Matters, current Chairman of Alphabet (Google's parent company), former President of Stanford University, and "Godfather of Silicon Valley," John L. Hennessy shares the core elements of leadership that helped him become a successful tech entrepreneur, esteemed academic, and venerated administrator. Hennessy's approach to leadership is laser-focused on the journey rather than the destination. Each chapter in Leading Matters looks at valuable elements that have shaped Hennessy's career in practice and philosophy. 

    Regular price: £12.89

    • Creating the Revolution

    • Stanford and Silicon Valley
    • By: John Hennessy (Dean, Stanford School of Engineering)
    • Narrated by: John Hennessy
    • Length: 46 mins
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    It is a well-documented fact that Silicon Valley sprang from the Stanford School of Engineering. Former Dean Fred Terman's vision of local employment for his graduates led to the founding of Hewlett-Packard, Sun Microsystems, and Cisco Systems. Dean John Hennessy, co-founder of MIPS Computer Systems and Chief Architect at Silicon Graphics, describes the continued success of this academia-industry partnership.

    Regular price: £2.79

    • Life Descending

    • The Cry of Havoc, Book 1
    • By: John Hennessy
    • Narrated by: John Alexander Brancy
    • Length: 14 hrs and 4 mins
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    With the memories of a loyal Scout for the Northern Army, Tom Navo endures to wrap up one last brutal assignment, with dreams of living out a peaceful life with his family. As chaos threatens the continent, his imagined life becomes more of a fanciful illusion. A journey home soon becomes a fight for his life, a search for a mysterious and powerful relic only rumored to exist, and a firsthand account of how greed and delusion can make humans do the unspeakable.

    Regular price: £22.89

    • At the End

    • By: John Hennessy
    • Narrated by: David DeVries
    • Length: 9 hrs and 52 mins
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    In 2048, the human population borders 39 billion after the termination of the birth control industry, and the realities of overcrowding have sunken into the minds of the world…until billions mysteriously go missing. In the wake of civilization's collapse, a trio of teenage gamers from Washington struggle to endure. Maggy, a strong-willed intellectual, leads Darrel and Flix, two shy geeks, on an expedition down the west coast, as they search for answers about the source of humanity's downfall, determined to survive the deadliest threat the Earth has ever known.

    Regular price: £18.29

    • The 11th Hour Anthology: Vol. 1

    • By: James Comtois, Steve Schneider, Justin Mullane, and others
    • Narrated by: full cast
    • Length: 6 hrs and 33 mins
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    The 11th Hour Audio Anthology is a collection of 11 macabre tales created by masters of modern audio drama to haunt and terrify you.

    Regular price: £21.19