Books I’ve Read

Pre-Blog Readings:

  • The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph by Ryan Holiday (See Book Learning #1)
  • Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future by Ashlee Vance(See Book Learning #2)
  • The Lean Startup by Eric Ries
  • The Automatic Customer: Creating a Subscription Business in Any Industry by John Warrillow
  • The Hard Thing about Hard Things: Building a Business When There are No Easy Answers by Ben Horowitz
  • The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich by Timothy Ferris
  • How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie (See Book Learning #5)
  • The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
  • Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth
  • Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products by Nir Eyal
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey
  • Zero to One by Blake Masters and Peter Thiel
  • Pitch Anything by Oren Klaff
  • Competing Against Luck: The Story of Innovation and Customer Choice by Clayton M. Christensen (See Book Learning #4)

Post-Blog Readings:

  • Outliers – The Story of Success by Malcom Gladwell
  • Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill (See Book Learning #3)
  • Contagious: Why Things Catch On by Jonah Berger (See Book Learning #6)
  • The Innovator’s DNA by Jeff Dyer, Hal Gregersen, and Clayton M. Christensen
  • The E Myth Revisited – Why Most Small Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It by Michael E. Gerber
  • The 2-Hour Job Search – Using Technology to Get the Right Job Faster by Steve Dalton
  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki and Sharon Lechter
  • The Slight Edge: Turning Simple Disciplines Into Massive Success and Happiness by Jeff Olson
  • (Pending) Start Your Own Corporation: Why the Rich Own their Own Companies and Everyone Else Works for Them by Garret Sutton, Esq.
  • (Pending) Head Strong: The Bulletproof Plan to Activate Untapped Brain Energy to Work Smarter and Think Faster in Just Two Weeks by Dave Asprey
  • (Pending) Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
  • (Pending) The Four Steps to the Epiphany by Steve Blank
  • (Pending) Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers by Alexander Osterwalder
  • (Pending) The Tipping Point by Malcom Gladwell
  • (Pending) Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
  • (Pending) Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions by Dan Ariely