Entrepreneur Books for Startups

Built to Scale

By: Marissa Levin


By: Shane Snow

Show Your Work

By: Austin Kleon


By: Malcolm Gladwell

Start with Why

By: Simon Sinek


By: Jeff Walker

High Tech Startup

By: John L. Nesheim


By: Sally Hogshead

Flip the Funnel

By: Joseph Jaffe


By: Daniel H. Pink


By: Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson


By: Chip Heath, Dan Heath


By: Charlene Li, Josh Bernoff

Made to Stick

By: Chip Heath


By: Masaaki Imai

The Six Sigma Way

By: Peter S. Pande, Robert P. Neuman, Roland R. Cavanagh


By: James H. Gilmore

Keeping Score

By: Mark Graham Brown

Playing to Win

By: A.G. Lafley, Roger L. Martin

Lessons from the Mouse

By: Dennis Snow

The Complexity Crisis

By: John L Mariotti

The Effective Executive

By: Peter F. Drucker

Lean Thinking

By: James P. Womack , Daniel T. Jones

The Goal

By: Eliyahu M. Goldratt

Louder Than Words

By: Joe Navarro, Toni Sciarra Poynter

Setting the Table

By: Danny Meyer


By: Robert C. Camp


By: Ram Charan


By: Larry Bossidy


By: Brian Tracy

The Organized Executive

By: Stephanie Winston


By: Peter Diamandis, Steven Kotler

Team of Teams

By: Gen. (Ret.) Stan McChrystal, Chris Fussel, Tantum Collins, and David Silverman

True North

By: Bill George, Peter Sims

Creativity, Inc.

By: Ed Catmull

The Startup Playbook

By: David Kidder


By: Jack Welch, Suzy Welch


By: Donald J Trump, Tony Schwartz

The Infinite Asset

By: Sam Hill, Chris Lederer and Kevin Lane Keller

Built to Last

By: Jim Collins, Jerry I. Porras

Good to Great

By: Jim Collins

Use What You’ve Got

By: Barbara Corcoran, Bruce Littlefield

Display of Power

By: Daymond John

The Brand Within

By: Daymond John

Shark Tales

By: Barbara Corcoran, Bruce Littlefield

Shark Tank Jump Start Your Business

By: Michael Parrish DuDell, Mark Cuban, Barbara Corcoran, Lori Greiner, Robert Herjavec, Daymond John, Kevin O’Leary

The Art of the Start

By: Guy Kawasaki, Peg Fitzpatrick

Value Proposition Design

By: Alexander Osterwalder, Yves Pigneur, Gregory Bernarda, Alan Smith and Trish Papadakos

Term Sheets & Valuations

By: Alex Wilmerding

Zero to One

By: Peter Thiel, Blake Masters

The Lean Startup

By: Eric Ries

Venture Deals

By: Brad Feld, Jason Mendelson and Dick Costolo

Get In Get Out

By: D. Troy Knauss, Greg A. Pool , Michael G. Cain