Reading can help you in several ways and can make you feel content. Probably this is why most of the successful people have a habit of reading and suggest others to do so as well. A good book can do wonders, and can, perhaps, transform your life, by changing your perspective. Therefore, we have listed down seven books that is the Must Read Books for Entrepreneurs.
Keep reading the article to get inspired:-
- ENLIGHTENMENT NOW by Steven Pinker:-
Suggested by Bill Gates, this book focuses on the role of technology in the improvement of the lifestyle of millions of people all over the globe. It shows a bond between Humanism and Science, and is a fascinating book, especially for the technology buffs.
- TRIBAL LEADERSHIP: LEVERAGING NATURAL GROUPS TO BUILD A THRIVING ORGANIZATION by Dave Logan :-
An all-time favorite of both Zappos CEO Tony Heish, and Napster CEO John W. Fanning, this book teaches the reader a lot about Leadership and appropriate company culture. Taking the example of the Tribal groups, the book shows how to form an amazing team, and explains strategies, which can be easily applied to real-life situations.
- BUILT TO LAST: SUCCESSFUL HABITS OF VISIONARY COMPANIES by Jim Collins and Jerry Porras:-
The billionaire and CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, is highly influenced by this book, which consists of various real-life examples for the future entrepreneurs, in order to teach them how to build a successful organization. The book is based on a six-year-long research project on the general practices of several companies.
- BUSINESS ADVENTURES: TWELVE CLASSIC TALES FROM THE WORLD OF WALL STREET by John Brooks :-
Consisting of 12 New Yorker articles about the establishment of modern American corporates, this book is an absolute favorite of both Bill Gates and Warren Buffet. Gates considers it as the ‘best business book he has ever read’. Business Adventures teaches a lot about leadership, as well as the challenges faced in real life.
- THINGS HIDDEN SINCE THE FOUNDATION OF THE WORLD by Rene Girard :-
Peter Thiel suggests everyone read this book once as it explains the concepts of human nature as well as other social ideals so aptly. It focuses on how the competitive nature stalls the growth in several instances and makes the otherwise unique individuals, more alike.
- INFLUENCE: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF PERSUASION by Robert B. Cialdini:-
This book teaches how one can make people say ‘Yes’, and that is why Charlie Munger says that everyone must read it. Moreover, it has several relevant insights into the advertising and marketing psychology. It shows the readers how to build a liking by using six significant elements.
- HOW CHILDREN SUCCEED: GRIT, CURIOSITY, AND THE HIDDEN POWER OF CHARACTER by Paul Tough:-
Another favorite of Bill Gates, this captivating book is an observation about the factors behind the success and failure of children, and how their condition impacts upon such outcomes, as well as the personality of the child. Moreover, it shows some surprising conclusions.
All you need to do now is take a drive to your nearest bookstore and grab one of these in order to begin your journey of becoming a billionaire.