What HMA is reading

What HMA is Reading This Month

Reading is an ingrained habit for most HMA-ers long before we walk through the door on our first day. Once a part of the HMA team, you begin to realize the impact reading has on the goals and improvements of all of us. Not only do we share books with each other, but we also share our knowledge and discoveries through our collaboration as a team.

Occasionally, we like to share what we’re reading so you can see what interests us, what inspires us and what path we are discovering. We’d love to hear what’s on your reading list. Feel free to share in the comments or find us on Twitter or Facebook.

Here’s our list:

Drew Dorgan books

Drew Dorgan, President

  • Just finished: The Good Luck of Right Now by Matthew Quick
  • Currently reading: The One Hour China Book by Jeffrey Towson and Jonathan Woetzel and Lent is Not Rocket Science by W. Nicholas Knisely
  • Up next: The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building Business When There Are No Easy Answers by Ben Horowitz and Summer in February by Jonathan Smith

Amanda Vera books

Amanda Vera, Vice President

  • Just finished: The Good Luck of Right Now by Matthew Quick
  • Currently reading: Overwhelmed: Work, Love and Play When No One Has the Time by Brigid Schulte
  • Up next: One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories by B.J. Novak

Zach Satko books

Zach Satko, Account Director

  • Just finished: Hatching Twitter by Nick Bilton
  • Currently reading: 12 Years a Slave by Solomon Northup
  • Up next: Creativity, Inc. by Ed Catmull & Amy Wallace

Katie Klinger books

Katie Klinger, Account Coordinator

  • Just finished: Hegarty on Advertising by John Hegarty
  • Currently reading: Hey, Whipple, Squeeze This by Luke Sullivan and The Loudest Voice in the Room by Gabriel Sherman
  • Up next: The Elements of Content Strategy by Erin Kissane in the A Book Apart series

Sabrina Hughes Books

Sabrina Hughes, Agency Technologist

  • Just finished: One Second After by William R. Forstchen
  • Currently reading: The Year She Fell by Alicia Rasley
  • Up next: An Untamed State by Roxanne Gay or Cubed: A Secret History of the Workplace by Nikil Saval

Taylor Lisney Books

Taylor Lisney, Video & Interactive Designer

  • Just finished: Bossy Pants by Tina Fey (via audiobook)
  • Currently reading: Objective-C Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide by Aaron Hillegass and Mikey Ward
  • Up next: Something by H.P. Lovecraft

Colleen Hofmann Books

Colleen Hofmann, Interactive Marketing Manager

  • Just finished: The Walking Dead: Compendium Two by Robert Kirkman
  • Currently reading: The Loudest Voice in the Room by Gabriel Sherman
  • Up next: Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Caine

Kris Kastner Books

Kris Castner, Search Marketing Analyst

  • Just finished: Against Prediction: Profiling, Policing, and Punishing in an Actuarial Age by Bernard Harcourt
  • Currently reading: Gang Leader for a Day: A Rogue Sociologist Takes to the Streets by Sudhir Venkatesh
  • Up next: National Geographic magazines once they start to arrive

Kim Klugh Books

Kim Klugh, Copywriter

  • Just finished: Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan
  • Currently reading: Summer in February by Jonathan Smith
  • Up next: Then Again by Diane Keaton

Joe Wituschek BooksJosef Wituschek, IT Coordinator

  • Just finished: Prey by Michael Crichton
  • Currently reading: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Up next: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling (again)

Your turn! What books are you currently reading? What’s on your to-read pile? Let us know in the comments.

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