Recommended Reading

This is an ever-evolving list. Please do come back later to see if anything interesting popped up!

Impact

Managing

  • Ries – The Lean Startup
  • Maurya – Running Lean
  • Maurya – Scaling Lean
  • Osterwalder, Pigneur – Business Model Generation
  • Levitt, Dubner – Think Like a Freak

Investing

  • Taleb – The Black Swan series
  • Ante – Creative Capital: George Doriot and the Birth of Venture Capital
  • Rose – Angel Investing
  • Hargreaves – How to Become a Business Angel

Personal Development

  • Brimm – Global Cosmopolitans
  • Brown – The Independent Director
  • Dilts – From Coach to Awakener
  • Hofstede, Hofstede – Cultures and Organizations
  • Levitt, Dubner – Freakonomics
  • Pfeffer – Power
  • Tan – Search Inside Yourself

Everything You Should Have Read Already

  • Stewart – In Pursuit of the Unknown
  • Watson, Gann, Witkowski – The Annotated and Illustrated Double Helix
  • Bryson – A Short History of Nearly Everything
  • Eagleman – Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain
  • McRaney – You Are Not So Smart
  • Macauley – The Way Things Work Now
  • Harris – Big Questions from Little People
  • Hawking – A Brief History of Time

Just For Fun

  • Adams – The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series
  • Asimov – Foundation series
  • Carroll – Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass
  • Corey – The Expanse series
  • Herbert – Dune series
  • Pratchett – Discworld series
  • Tolkien – The Lord of the Rings series