Here are some business books that have inspired and taught me some really useful lessons.
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Bitcoin & Blockchain
‘Mastering Bitcoin: Unlocking Digital Cryptocurrencies’ by Andreas M. Antonopoulos
‘The Business Blockchain: Promise, Practice, and Application of the Next Internet Technology’ by
‘Blockchain: Blueprint for a New Economy’ by Melanie Swan
‘Bitcoin for the Befuddled’ by
‘Digital Gold: Bitcoin and the Inside Story of the Misfits and Millionaires Trying to Reinvent Money’ by Nathaniel Popper
People Management & Communication
‘Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose‘ by Tony Hsieh
‘Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die’ by Dan Heath and Chip Heath
‘Thinking Strategically’ by Avinash Dixit and Barry Nalebuff
‘Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies’ by Jim Collins
Design and Design Thinking
‘Change by Design: How Design Thinking Transforms Organizations and Inspires Innovation’ by Tim Brown
‘The Sketchnote Handbook: the illustrated guide to visual note taking’ by Mike Rohde
‘Design for Hackers: Reverse-Engineering Beauty’ by David Kadavy
‘The Design of Everyday Things’ by Donald Norman
‘Don’t Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability’ by Steve Krug
Marketing and Growth Hacking
‘Best of Andrew Chen’s Blog’ By Andrew Chen – not a book per se, but a great read none the less
‘Start-up Marketing: Unlocking Start-up Growth’ by Sean Ellis – again, not a book but a collection of blog posts that I constantly refer back to.
Inspiration & Business Case Studies
‘Founders at Work: Stories of Startups’ Early Days by Jessica Livingstone
‘Mavericks at Work: Why the Most Original Minds in Business Win’ by by William C. Taylor and Polly G. LaBarre
‘Do More Faster: TechStars Lessons to Accelerate Your Startup’ by Brad Feld and David Cohen